Ironwood Daily Globe from Ironwood, Michigan on July 13, 1965 · Page 6
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SIX IRONWOOD DAILY GLOBE, IRONWOOD, MICHIGAN TUESDAY, JULY 13, 1965. Bessemer Blanks White Pine 8-0; Ironwood, Bergland Play Tonight Speed Boys Take!Dec/me o/Cart/ma/s, Yankees Over 3rd Place Is Baseball's Shocker of Year COMPETE IN DERBY—Seven of the eight boys from this area who competed in the Upper Peninsula Soap Box Derby at Hancock last Saturday are pictured here. From the left they arc: Front row—James Cricks. George Verbos and Tom Burcl: back row—Eugene Mattila, Tom Hampston. Bill Penrose and Loren Paavala. Bill Krause, the eighth entrant from the area, was absent when the photo was taken. All of the boys are from Ironwood, except for Mattila, who is from Wakefield. WESTERN I'.l'. STANDINGS \V Ironwood 6 Bergland 3 Bessemer 3 Hurley 3 White Pine 2 1, o 3 4 5 5 By JIM HACKLEIMAN Associated Press Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Major leagiif baseball is at the All- Twins lead the AL by a neat five-game margin over Cleveland and Baltimore. In the National League, the ; Star break, and you have to look | Cincinnati Reds and Los Anno farther than that_ mklseason | g eles Dodgers are leading what , _. ,., .. ,. „. -r, .., j^^o^tprjiy w i]j W i nc i U p another multiple-team scramble to the wire The weak-hitting Dodgers, incidentally, were counted out in the early going when slugger , shindig at Minneapolis-St. Paul i to pinpoint the eyebrow-lifting — j development of the year: The The Bessemer -Jpced B o y s] decline of the St. Louis Cardi- scored an 8-0 shutout over the i nals ancl New York Yankees. White Pine Warriors in a five-j Nary a Cardinal nor a Yankee Mays Plays in All-Star Game Despite Injuries MINNEAPOLIS - ST. PAUL. "It was the easiest game I (AP) — "I'm sore all over but i ever saw him pitch against us," I'm gonna play. The All-Star| said Mauch. "Three innings Game means too much to a lot 1 shouldn't bother him. I haven't of people. It's bigger than any! decided yet on my other pitch- one player." i ers but Jim Maloney of the Cin- Thus. in a few simple words, i cinnaH Reds would be a good Willie Mays wrapped up his en-j guess to be my second pitcher. tire philosophy and burning de-[ "After that it could be Don sire which, together with a God-j Drysdole of Los Angeles or Bob given ability, have combined to| Gibson of St. Louis. If I need a make him a showpiece for all; left-hander, I may go with ei- baseball. ther Sandy Koufax of the Dodg'- Although painfully injured in , ers or Bob Veale of Pittsburgh." a collision at home plate Satur-j other pitchers on the National inning Western Upper Peninsula j was voted to this year's All-Star! Tommy 'Davis broke a leir. Re. ,. _ , , loi': ports of their demise were pre- tne i maturp, however. Sandy Koufax's arthritic elbow also has proved a real High School League base b a 1 1 j game, contest played Monday even! n g j teams at Massie Field ir. Bessemer. , The game was halted after' the fifth Inning because of dark-; ness. i The Speed Boys climbed up. into third place in the league j standings with the victory and; can at left White Pine in the league! cellar. Bessemer now has a 3-4 season record and is half a game behind the second place Bergland Vikings, who are in second place with a 3-3 tally White Pine now has a 2-5 record for the season and is one- half a game behind the Hurlev Midgets who ended their season with a 3-5 tally Bessemer came through with a single run in the first inning to take a lead that was never in serious doubt. The Speed Boys added to the advantage in the a surprising thing which battled in World Scries last October. Even more shocking is that both now are clubs — the Cardinals in the National League with a 41-45 record, the Yanks in the Ameri-11-46. Red Devils Seek 7th Win in Row : The two top teams in the West-, ern Upper Peninsula High! School Baseball League willj meet head-on tonight in the on- i ly gamod scheduled in the loop: competition. '•. The Ironwood Red Devils will, take on the Bergland Viki n g s,; weather permitting, in a contest; scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. at: Bergland. The game was origin-! BESSKMER - The Eighth l-'riclay, nncl Marquette will go ally scheduled to be played July, Dislr i cl B abe Ruth League against Escanaba at 1 p.m. fol- TAKES SECOND PLACE—George Verbos, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank J. Verbos of 403 Geneva St., Ironwood, sits In the racer in which he copped second place in the Upper Peninsula Soap Box Derby held last Saturday at Hancock. Babe Ruth Tournament Slated at Bessemer 8, seventh-placc h anc ii cap . The brilliant south-, paw has won only 15 for the j Dodgers so far. | So. Minnesota's Gophers Head Bessemer BRL day night, the brilliant center I League fielder of the San Francisco! h ande second inning and came another lone on to score a STANDINGS Gophers Spartans . Badgers Wolverines At the other end of the •• Charley O Finley's Kansas City muscular .Athletics have quietly wrested ~ i the Worst Team In Baseball i title away from the New York Mets on sheer merit. Charily O. who changes managers the way some owners change shirts, did it again — 1 replacing Mel McGaha with I Haywooc! Sullivan in a move that shook the baseball world ' from Sugar Creek to Parkville. W 6 . 4 3 . 0 Giants refused to use a throb-j bing right hip as an excuse to; bow out of f.oclay' Game between the ancl National s^nfFni?o 1 f U c e incinnSi Sbi g'' rive runs in th « third inning ' BESSEMER -Sporting a per- OiUll Jiilllh Ul OHJLmUclU . j,,,,f a n ..nnnvrl tho nrmhni'K u rp and Dick Farrell of Houston. ; Al Lopez, manager of the; League squad, said i red to talk with his! another run in the fourth to feet 6-0 record, the Gophers are the game's scoring. , perched on the top rung in the was the winning i Bessemer Babe Ruth League. Felix Mantilla of Boston, who was tried and found wanting by second baseman. Suppose that means anything? but was postponed of rain. Ironwood has only prestige to gain with a win tonight as It would be impossible for any team in the league to tie, or catch the Red Devils in the race for the league cr own. Coach Wayne Melchiori's squad had compiled a perfect season record of six wins and no losses ancl has only two games remaining on the schedule. The only satisfaction the Red Devils could muster out of a win is to keep their perfect string intact ancl come one game closer to a perfect season record. Bergland, on the other hand, will be fighting to stay in second place with a 3-3 record as a loss could put them in a tie for second place with the Bes- because : Tournament will get under way ! lowed by Ishpeming and tht here Friday morning, July 16. 'Iron Mountain-Kingsford Nation- wlt)1 four ganies s i a ted for the, tils meeting at 3 p.m. day, according to John Bonovetz, tournament manager. Two games will be played Saturday afternoon and two more Sunday afternoon. Ironwood and the Iron Moun- taln-K-'ngsord Americans will open tournament play at 10 a.m. Bessemer League Names All-Stars BESSEMER the Bessemer — Officials of Babe R u t li but "I came to play," Despite Mays' unhealthy condition, the Nationals ruled a 7-5 favorite over the Americans in this 36th meeting between the two leagues. A victory would give the Nationals the lead in the series for the first time. V »? i « ftS 'v J « h rl n y ° rk ° rBb Leot lowing only two White P i n e hits and striking out nine. B. Raymond started t h u t i mound chores for White Pine ' against Ironwood teams. mer teams in the league, does not include wins anci losses in games that were played : the mound. Mau':'i created somewhat of a won 17 with one a tie. The has won six of games, with one in however, the last eigli'. < tie. Mf The Dodger shortstop, who has stolen 55 bases, was placed i eighth in the batting order. '. Maucb put Henry Aaron. Mil- ed Marichal of the Giants ancl Milt Pappas of the oles, were named respective All-Star managers. ~ o be the first start: wu ' b - and was relieved in the third inning by Mel Ruohonen. Together the two pitchers allowed six hits and struck o'lt five Bessemer batters. Ippolite was the hitting star for the w i n n i n g squad as he smashed two doubles in three trips to the batter's box and Thornberg aided with a double. Dix of White Pinp got the : Warrior's only extra-base hit be in action s the Besse- ncl the Berg- D iaved a joint the* Bessemer Basebrll under glass has proved n tasty dish at Houston's are based on opulen' Astrodome, with astro- between Besse- nomica! attendance. They had It trouble with fly balls for a while, but a couple of coats of paint on the glass roof fixed that. So. what else is new'. 1 ou( i evc , ning . Ironwood began its winning tA?acnS h r A U Ki^ e ; -eung this weeR e n d, over White Pine Mond a y ! selected the All-Star team, managers, and coaches, who will represent the Bessemer league in a 20-1 swamping over; tne District 8 Babe Ruth Base- and went on to down! b a n League, Inc.. Tournament which will be played in Bessemer this weekend, F r i d a y through Sunday. John Bonovetz. Bessemer base- which schedule w i t h teams until June 6-2. Hurley 11-1. White Pine fl-5. Bessemer 6-5 ancl Hurley 15- r > Bergland started its season ith a pair of victories, 0-1 over Hurley and White Pine 10- ball commissioner, the tournament, in will direct the absence In games played Friday, the Spartans defeated the Badgers 7-4 making five runs on free Jim Maloney of the Reds is runawiy leader for the Tough Luck Loser trophy. He no-hit the Mets for 10 innings, lost in I decided on flrst Mays i for the number two spot in the and | league standings. on a hit; while the Badgers valkect home four times. Winning pitcher Smol c i c h , struck out nine, walked six, ancl hit one batter, allowing t h e Badgers only two hits Losi n g pitcher Maccani, who shared the mound with Barbacovi and Kapugia, allowed only two hits. Together they fanned 10 batters, walked nine and hit one batter. The Mets continue to uutdo the Yankees in attendance, publicity and television ratings. Even losing hasn't helped the Yanks in this intracity competition. Maybe if they had Casey Stengel as a manager Berra as a coach. 2, but then dropped a 6-2 verdict | O f District 8 director, Gil Heard. Marquette. Bessemer's tournament 'earn managers will be Charles Boggetto ancl Ronald Billie: and coaches will be William C. Marcani and Gil Kangas. Plavers selected for the tour- to Ironwood and beat Bessemer 17-3. The Vikings then lost to Hurley 7-5 and also fell to the Warriors of White Pine 15-5. Indians Beat Yankees 11-2 The league leading Indians downed the Yankees in Iron- or Yogi; wood Little League action Mon- evening by an 11-2 tally. Bessemer and Calumet will tangle in the final game on Friday with game time scheduled for 5 p.m. Saturday's play will pit the Ironwood - Iron Mountain-Kingsford Americans winner against the winner of the Marquette-Escanaba contest at i> p.m. In th« .second name, the winners of the ford Nationals and Bessem c r - Calumei contests will tangle at 4 p.m Consolation honors will be at stake Sunday at 2 p.m. between the losers of Saturday's games. The championship game will start a' 4 p.m. with Saturday's winners battling for the crown. One of the problems of the tournament at the present time is housing for the players participating in the event. Anyone who lias available room for one or more players and is willing to accommodate them is asked to contact the tournament manager, Bnnovetz, phone Bessemer 607-C7 1 " The following is the Bessemer Babe Rvth League lineup for tht tournn'iipnt: Mark Bor s e t h , Tom Kulik, Bill Maccanl, Don Barbacovi. William Farro w , Don Donne. Eugene Boget t o, 'Louis Menara, Jeff Betlewski, Gene Kanto, Dale Morr i s o n, Craig Honkala, Dennis Gayan ancl Joe Bonovetz. Altern a t e s are Mike Smolcich. Mike LaGas- nament team are Charles Hens- sa and Brian Kapugia. two hltters! White Pine wil1 entertain the; Mairhal nss aDneird in ' becfius- it could give them an- 1 Ironwood Red Devils ir the oth- ' " three revious "amsind has 'other time at bat." said Mauch. come SSJ 0 wlthTwo 8 SoS "Also, .in the event the game were tied going into the ninth without a defeat. He has given up Just two hits and one earned inning. 'I'd rather have Mays, run in five innings Pappas has j and Aaron up there than any of no decisions in two appear-! tne other guys. ances, in which lie nab yielded' Mauch acknowledged Mays one hit and one run ir two in-i told him his right hip "hurts a rungs. ! little" but Willie insisted on There is little to choose be-1 Playing tween the two based on regular "He is like Mantle," said the er league contest. Both games will be the last of the season for all teams. BM « mer \Vlilti- IMn,- season work. Pappas a 26-year- old from Timonium, Md., boasts a 9-3 regular season record with a 1,74 earned run average. He made his last start Friday when Philadelphia skipper. "They can both limp into the Hall of Fame " There were no surprises in the American League starting line- LaCJuire Betlewski Thornberg Krickson j jjjjolite Drazkowftki J oki Ciackino Syrjala Total? While Pine Bessemer AB 4 2 :\ 1 n .i ] a i TJ H •i 2 1 n •> d i 0 0 s H 0 1 ! 1 (1 'J! ;» 0' 0 0 6 AB n Bui I'd RuohoiH'ii Dix SUKCl Durand Spolarich :j i .; 1 t B. Raymond ! Evims Puurl Tol,,ls | 2 1<I noli iia (i t) CI t> d n n n ii (i oo- n 1 o i i> 0 o n o n 2 — 0 io— a he hurled the Orioles to a 1-0 j up which had Dick McAuliffe of •victory over the Chicago White! Detroit leading off. He was fol- Sox. i lowed by Brooks Robinson of Marichal. also 26 and a native Baltimore, Harmon Killetarew of of Santa Domingo, has a H-7 Minnesota, Rocky Colavito of two-hitter against Philadelphia for his seventh shutout. The fact that Marichal would be working with just two day's rest didn't seem to bother Gene Mauch, the Phillies' young manager, who is in charge of the National All-Stars. Norne Downs All-Stars 22-6 | Norrie downed the Ironw o o ci [ Junior Miss Softball League Alli Star team 22-6 in a g a m e i played Sunday evening at Randa j Field. j The contest was played before i a large, enthusiastic crowd of | fans. League officials thanked > all the fans and also the um- i pires, Tony Osterman, John : Carlson, Bill McDonald Jr. and ! William Warrick for donati n g 1 their time and services. T h e Thursday Twi-Lite Golf League ! league also expressed its appre- two each ancl Morrison, one; hits, Gayan, a single and Morrison a double. For the Badgers—runs. Kulik and Farrow, each one: hits, Halvorson and Maccani. each a single. In the Gopher-Wolverine battle, played Friday, Gopher pitcher Eugene Boggetto pitched a no- hitter, leading his team to a 17-1 victory. Bogetto further aided the team effort by hitting a double and a home run with the bases loaded. LeGassa brought in four runs on three hits. Boggetto struck out 11 of 15 Wolves who came to bat, walked Whitworth Team Leads Golf Loop The Kathy Whitworth team captured the first place position in the first half of play in the Women's Golf League of the Gogebic Country Club. The Whitworth squad tdg e d Marilynn Smith by a slim one and one-half points, laB'-a-m. In ble third place is the omack team with 121 and a battle ranges for I with the Betsy leading the Mick- team 107^-107. The day The ley and Mark Borseth. Wolverines; Don Doane. Don Barbacovi, William Maccani. Jr.. William Farrow, and Tom Kul i k . Badgers; Louis Menara. Eugene Boggetto, Eugene Kantc. a n d ; Maiui;:f-rs are Charles BoRet- ,to. Ronald Billie, William Mac- 'cani and Gilbert Kangas. Je ffery Betlewski, Gophers; game was played at Iron- , d D { G Da , p M .,. wood s Little League Field. | Joe Bono * etx _ and Crai The winners started the scor- H onkala. Spartans- and altering with two runs in the first inning and added a commanding Knights Edge Safeway 5-4 margin in the third inning with a barage of seven 9-0 lend The Yanks scored a lone run in the fourth inning ancl the Indians came back in the top of the final inning to score a pair of runs and bring their total to 11. The losers managed anothe' 1 single run in the last inning but were put out before a rally r :ould be sustained. Norm Backon started the pitching for the Indians and was credited with the win. He l was relieved in the fifth inning by Dale Pojojala and togeth e r they struck out 10, and walked hits. Kostac Tlie Knights of Columbus scored a 5-4 victory over Safe- wa - v Movers in one of the best P^yt'd Ironwood Slow-P itch Massle Field, with four games on Softball League games of the Friday, two on Saturday. and'^ 681 ' Monday evening at Randa ' nates Mlchacl smolich. Michael LeGa^sa and Brian Kapuei'i Eight teams will participate in runs to take a < the tournament to be plaved on the championship fame on Sunday. Teams taking part are All- Stars representing Esca n a b a.. Marquette, Calumet, Ishpeming, '. Iron Mountain-Kingsford Nationals, Iron Moumain-Kingsford Americans, Ironwood and Bessemer. Six of the visiting teams i90 boys i expect to he house here. Babe Ruth officials operation of all this undertaking. ask the < citizens in Vic Davalillo of Cleveland and Earl Battey of Minnesota. Golf League Matches Set Going into the last match of the first half of play in the hits. For the Gophers—runs, Legassa, four; Betlewski, and Menara, each three; Londo, Kanto, and Bogetto, two apiece; and Selin. One. Hits, Legassa, three; Boggetto, two; Betlewski Kanto, McDermott, and Selin, each one. For the Wolverines—lone tally was made by Finco, who walked home. and walked five. A "throw away" handicap event will be played this Wed-1 nesday along with the regular j matches. | S i n gj e s and a double for the : , , The league standings and pair-; Indians. Mickey Sokolowski also ' last ings for Wednesday's matches' • • iJackson Golfer Leads FLINT ,AP, - MlKcHU, All of the scoring was done in the first five innings in the contest ancl the only extra-base hits in the game came off the bats of M. Rahko. a triple, for Safeway Movers and a pair of doubles for KG hit by B. Pallin and B. Vaara. P. Schmidt was the winning pitcher with Palovich and Olson sharing the catching duties. Searle pitched for Safew a y Movers and Pellinen and Zerbst w,n of nesday evevning at 6:45 at Ri- Ti m cispwski hanaed out two i Jackson led a field of 156 Mon- goni Field. The public is invit- J ' «-iapWBtVJ urtJlbCU uui i«u mr ' elation to Arvid Pelto for his line job on the public address system; "Butch" Maki, for being the official scorer ancl the at the Gogebic Country Club, Rodeghiero's still holds an acl- j vantage over the other nine I league teams. I The same pairings as we re mothers who worked in the can- scheduled for last week will: teen. be in effect for this week's ac- ! In action Monday evening in tion. Following are the league stand ings; I'lS. "TRY KING EDWARD America's Latgtst Selling Cigar Rodeghiero's -63 HjalmquiKt's Minkin's Ulasich's '-'.19 Coxey's -34 Anderson's ',',\:>. Vaara's . ., , Vertin's Burns' Krlzmanich's 220 -NOW IN HURLEY- JOHNNY'S MILEAGE HIWAY 51 NORTH Mileage. PHONE 561-5389 "GREAT CAS COSTS YOU LESS" Gold Bond Stamp* with Every Purchase COME IN AND REGISTER FOR FREE RCA RADlO-39.95 Vdlut, to b* given away fret each week, just register, nothing to buy. Men's Title MINOCQUA — With a leap of 111 feet. Pat Dyer, of Minocqua, the league, Sleight beat Newport retained his championship title in 4-2 and in the nightcamp, Nor- the men's jumping division at rie downed St. Ambrose by a 9-2 tally. Wednesday's schedule will pit Sleight against St. Ambrose and Newport will clash with the Central squad in the second game. Denver Broncos Obtain Linebacker From Jets DENVER iAPi - The Denver Broncos of the American Football League have acquired linebacker Ed Cummings from for are: ST.V NIH.V <iS Kathy Whitwmtl Marilynn Smith Barbara Romuut Betsy HawlB MiL-key Wright Louise Sn^g.s W K D N 1C S DAY'S .Miirllynn Smith Dorcrn Ahoncn Vivian KcLola Wilcla Rowe Mary English Pudge Johnson Klaine Mcirehuicl Barbara Koimick Mary Barbera l-JH'a U? 'Ul lc'7', 1(17 aided the win with a single and i °P?. n . li , eld ' , a doubly as did Tom Fudaly, I w ^ lU ; hb ™ ther ° f and Rickey Bastman and N e i 1 • • M1J1 ' bnor in qualifying trialc for the ed to attend. 71 places in the Raisenan both connected doubles for the Indians. tor i'.\iiti.\(i.s ; .Mickey \\ri s lit Isubelle f-'nck ! lOstlHT llailbers i Anna Mat Vuiiitvii:ii T ' :die Rowc the 6th annual Badger State Open Water Ski Meet held here Sunday afternoon. It was the third year in a row that Dyer won the crown and the victory entitles him to permanent possession ot the Joyce jumping trophy. Numerous jumpers bettered the 100-foot mark in the event and an added highlight was Don Joseph, of Manitowish Wat ers, who, for the first time in his life, jumping in the men's divi- p:iorinH LaBlundi? Marge Nennanski U-MO.-C Btiaaci Women Play 2 Games Tonight Marian"k.wml, 1 ,; I in the li'onwood Women's Lucille MacKa,U,ne' Softball LeagUB, WJMS Will luthy \vhhworth mee t Bjg John's and St. James Kil> iieum Vvzu'J: wil1 tangle with McKevitt's to- i.ucy cjuiirtfsem: night, the first game starting at Bettv WtTllluim ! fi . on n V>T - Dorothy IVi,itlsmi j ° • 3U °- ul LOU strom j The make-up games will b e i.ouuc suns played Thursday evening that faye i^i'n""r'uu'!' were scheduled for last Tues- Mii'/i'an id'iai'k • clay. St. James will play Big Nony Uloun I J Q | ln ' s pnc | WJMS Will 1T1 C 6 t .. Lou HemincUson _, __ .... Ingricl Urccr ! McKPVItt S. Manager R. Pallin of the Knights reports that the team olf pro Dave has enjoyed a very successf u 1 36-35—71 to lead the!week of play, starting with a 12-6 field at Spring Meadows Coun-jwin over the St. Ambrose Alum- try Club. ! ni last Wednesday. The squad John Kurzynowski of Jackson downed the Junior Chamber of placed second by matching par Commerce 16-3 on Friday eve- with a 72. * ning and Sunday afternoon the The Michigan Open will be unit downed the Ashland Knights held at Flint's IMA Brookwood of Columbus 25-3 at the annual Course July 30-Aug. 1. j KG picnic. the New York u "et.s in exchange .•-•ion, went over the 100-f o o t for a future draft choice. mark with a jump of 102 feet. EXPERT SERVICE Precision work with our Ammco brake machine • Turn drums, grind brake shoes io fit drums • Install new brake linings, inspect and repair brak* cylinders, adjust brakes. Al lament's "SPUR" Service US-2 Ironwood Phon* 932.1630 YOU NEEP BOTH HANPS FOR A JOB THAT! THATS VVH/ I USE COPENHAGEN! GIVES ME REAL TOBACCO TAST&, BUT DOESN'T GET IN AAY WAV. SOUNDS GREAT. UETME TRY A PINCH ! TUVA PINCH or REAL TOBACCO TASTE Enjoy Copenhagen: Flact a small pinch ()«twi«n cluck and |ura. No chewing. 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