Ironwood Daily Globe from Ironwood, Michigan on July 15, 1965 · Page 8
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EIGHT I RON WOOD DAILY GLOBE, IRONWOOD, MICHIGAN THURSDAY, JULY 15, 1965. 2 Games Tonight End High School League's Campaign Second Place To Be Settled i reached the midpoint of what could be the first >o-victory season for a nonstarter Wednesday night as the White Sox passed the halfway mark in their sea- The final two games of the 1965 Western Upper Pennisula High School Baseball League season will take place tonight and a fitting climax it is to a hard played season. Two of the squads that will meet are knotted in the number two spot in the league standings and will be fighting for the runner-up position for the year. The Bergland Vikings will travel to Bessemer to meet the Speed Boys in what boils down to the final all-out effort on the part of both squads and Ironwood will meet White Pine in an effort to end the season with an unblemished league record. Both Bergland and Bessemer have identical 3-4 records and the Vikings, who nave been sitting in second place most of the season, will be trying to snap a three-game losing streak. Bessemer, on the other hand, has come up from the depths of the league ranks to capture the tie and will be fighting to remain in that spot. * * * Bergland started the season in championship form as it downed the Hurley Midgets 9-1 in its first gam a and beat White Pine 10-2 in the sec o n d contest. Ironwood brought about! they shared the title in 1963. won the Vikings' first Joss by a 6-2 j the crown in 1964 and captured margin and in the first meeting! the championship again tnis of the year between Bergl a n d| season. and Bessemer, the Vikings leftj The Braves put up a little room for doubt as they strangled the Speed Boys 17-3. Bergland then went on the losing path, however, and dropped a 7-5 decision to Hurley, a 15-5 game to White Pine and last Fisher of Chisox Heads for \ New Relief Pitching Record \ By DICK COUCH lie faced, before earnine his 10th! Eddie Fislier. \vhosc flutter-; victory with three strong in- 1 ball has been keeping Al Lopez' j nings. ; White Sox afloat, is sailing! The knucklebali rpenalist thus; along toward Die winningest tied 10-game winners ever for a relief pitcher. Ford of New York and Hank! The Chicago bullpen artist j Aguirre of Detroit for the American League lead and moved' within six of Dick Radatz'j league record for relief victories) in one year. i Radatz. the Boston Red Sox! son with a 12-10. 12-inning deci-j fireman, won 16 games, all ini sion over the sagging Cleveland i relief, last season Pittsburgh's | Indians. 'EI Roy Face set the major | Fisher gave up a game-tying (league mark in 1959 when hei ninth-inning homer pinch hitter j won 18 of 19 relief edcisions. The White Sox, outhomered 52 in the marathon slugfest at, Cleveland, scored three un-i earned runs in the 12th aftei an error by shortstop Dick Howser, and handed the Indians their < sixth straight setback. I In the only other action in the; majors, Chicago and Milwaukee, divided a National League dou-! bleheader. the Braves winning i the second game 6-3 despite a Chicago triple play after the| Cubs had taken the opener 5-2. [ Fisher, who has appeared ini 46 of his club's L'2 games andi won one more game than the! White Sox starters have fin-! Babe Ruth League Tourney Begins On Friday Afternoon at Bessemer Tigers Are Facing Do-or-Die Situation as They Resume Play action MULE TRAIN—When the boss says do something, you do it. And Charles O. Finley of the Kansas City A's told his players it would be a good stunt to ride some mules before the game. So WJayne Causey (2), Rene Lachemann (111, Ed Charles (.16) and Bert Campaneris (19) complied. Spahn Is Out Looking For New Job Today By BERNIE KENNEDY I Associated Press Sports Writer i DETROIT (AP)—The Detroit 1 Tigers face a do-or-die situation when they resume night against the Orioles. | The Tigers, like most major 1 . league teams, have been off j since Sunday because of the All | Star game. | How much the break helped the Tigers recover from some of their injuries remains to be seen. The team faces the toughest part of its schedule in the next three weeks. Success in that period could go a long way in keeping the team in the thick of the pennant race. The Tigers' remaining 80 games are split right down the middle—40 against the teams currently ahead of them in the sandlngs and 40 against the second division clubs. But 18 of their next 23 games are against the other first division teams. A two-game set against Washington at home ''_ i and a three-game series in New Baltimore i York completes the rugged ! portion of the schedule. The Tigers finished the first half of the season with a creditable 46-36 record,. good for fifth place, seven games back of Minnesota. Thirty-three of the victories came at the expense of second division clubs. Sixteen triumphs were over City, hut there are only games against these two teams BESSEMER — The 1965 Michigan District 8 Babe Ruth League baseball tournament Is set for Friday. Saturday and Sunday at Massie Field here with teams from six Upper Peninsula communities entered. The tournament, for 13, 14 and 15-year-old youth baseb a 11 leagues affiliated with the national Babe Ruth League, Inc., will crown a district champion that will represent the Upp e r Peninsula In the Michigan BRL play-off openings July 24 in Belleville, Tournament Director John Bonovetz has announced the round Friday: Ironwood faces iron Mountain-Kingsford Amer- Boston and Kansas, lean in the 1 p.m. opener. Ish- 14 peming meets Iron Mount a 1 n- Kingsford National at 3 p.m., and Bessemer plays Calumet to Fred Whitfield. the first man Indians Capture League Crown With a 12-11 victory over the Braves, the Indians of the Ironwood Little League, clin c h e d first place in the standings for the season in a game played at the Little League Field on Tuesday evening. This marks the third straight f yne n ar nf to thl tt ,Lm r j? e «r»n S riln" n as! the 12th after Chicago's decisive! Stengel decided" the 44-year-old, Kid Nichols, offered to become in ironwooa irarrn ^ a g u e SL°-f'ATt'uiP^SSf 0 ™ "Wi The tw ° ™ s 9« ™*er, left-hander was taking uj valuta relief pitcher. "I'm willing to Baseball League action Wednes- ished, yielded a second run in NEW YORK (API — Warren Spahn was looking for a job today after 74-year-old Casey Spahn, who has won 360 games and is tied for sixth place on the all-time list with Lions, Hawks Chalk Up Wins In Ironwood Farm Lea g u e remaining On tho other side, the Tigers j C-L-K at a p.m. _ have mnnaged only four victor- Saturday semi-finals will match ies in 11 games with Chicago! Escanaba, which drew a first and Cleveland and have 25 con- i vound bye, against the winner of tests remaining with these two rivals. 1 They are 5-6 with Minnesota, and have seven games to play 1 with the red hot Twins. ! Manager Charlie Dressen wants help from a few more : players His first worry is pitching. Larry Sherry and Fred Glad, ding performed brilliantly in i relief early in the season but i have sMpped in the last month. Friday's first game at 2 p.m. The winners of Friday's second and third games meet Saturday at 4 p.m. Consolation and champi on- ship games are set for 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Sunday. Menominee. the 1964 Upper Peninsula Babe Ruth champion, will not be back to defend Its title since that city is no longer affiliated with the national organization. Marquete, the 1963 lauy. me twu lujis un msner, ieit-nanaer was taxing up vama- a reiiei pucner. i m wuun& iu ~«- —="-"—-" _ . „ . . v,j<. avm whpn IIP bnnced it who has lost three, ballooned his ble space in the New York Mets'; go to the bullpen," he told Sten-i day morning at Randa Field J» a m when ^banged Newromer Orlando Pena and j winner, elected not to enter this Terry Fox then became the j year's play-off, most reliable but Pena injured battle in Tuesday's game but came out the loser by a slim one run. The Indians came up wit h six runs in the top of the first Tuesday was edged by I r o n- wood 6-4. Bssemer lost its sea son opener to Ironwood 20-1, bu t came back to beat Hurley by an 11-4 margin. The Speed Boys then beat White Pine 8-1 and Bergland handed the Speed Boys their second loss of the season by a 17-3 tally. I r o n- inning but the Braves produced three runs in the last of the first inning tc make it a 6-3 ballgame. The winners again scored the second as they crossed plate with a pair of runs earned run average tc 1.38. Don Buford, who reached second his 12th, scored the go-ahead run on a two-out double by reserve catcher Jim Schaffer. Al Weis then singled across two more runs. Smoky Burgess' 105th career pinch hit, a two-run single in the White Sox' three-run ninth, youth movement. Spahn, who came to the Mets! back to starting." But the offer EO IO me UUllpeil, lie UJiu oicn-|""J •• — p — •-- - on-alnct a Viattinn- fao-p gel. "I feel I can work my way the Lions defeated the Bombers against a batUng cage. ist November after starring for 20 years with the Braves first in Boston and later in Milwaukee, lost eight straight and was was rejected. Spahn, who doubled as pitching coach, received $73,500 for his dual role. The Mets 9-4 in the first game and the Hawks beat the Red Raiders 4-1 in the second game. The Bombers started off the first same in the first inning with 4-12 with a 4.43 earned run aver- place his name on the regular age when the Mets asked waiv- i waiver list .where -cMm would ,.,, n o ' ers on him Wednesday. cost 820,000. When there were no ] "' *>ow ' -n still help a big takers, atpnce, he was put, given by the and the Brp.ves came back to score a single tally. Both scored i inning squads one run in the third but the Braves, after league club," Spahn said: up for a nominal $1 fee, for the! i n!him^two"shorVVflhraii'timei Wednesda y ™g nt - "Physically I j purpose of giving him his un- ,._,nim TOO snort ot tne all-time,,__, flne and my arm feels j COTdit ional release. That makes' I'll take an oath on it. i him free to make a deal for himself. "This was not a move born of economy," Met General Manag- Stengel, who will be 75 next > er George Weiss said. "We pur- week, told Spahn several days \ chased him from Milwaukee pinch hit record held bv Bed' feel Lucas who played fd? thiL NLJ _i..t-_ ^ H ftnrt r,,. Clubs from 1923-38. Chico Salmon, with a pair, There isn't can't pitch Rocky Colavlto and Pedro Gon- j club in the zalez hit the otner Cleveland holding the Indians scoreless ini homers. Ron Hansen and start- any reason why Ii creditably for anyi leagues." wood and Hurley counted up two > the top cf tlne f OU rth, racked up ing pitcher Gary Peters con- a S° tnat ne no longer would be, knowing his salary. We thought more Bessemer losses 6-5 and 2-1 six big ru ns in the bottom of the' " • ' • •• - --- - --- up the victory as they up three runs in the top of the fifth to reach their tal. R. Eastman pitched the l respectively, End on Monday; fourth to take an u _ 9 adva nt a ge. the Speed Boys downed W h 11 e, The Indians lost utt ie time in The contest is scheduled to get! underway at 6:30 at Massie; Field at Bessemer- j The White Pine Warriors will! be attempting to play the part of the spoiler and repeat last year's performance of being the only team in the league to hand Ironwood a loss ad season. * * * The Warriors, last year, blemished the Red Devils' perf e c t record and have a chance to do nected for the White Sox. The Cubs pulled the third triple play of the year — the New York Mets and San Francisco Giants recorded the others — in considered a regular starting he would help our club." four innings for the winners and was relieved by C. Bulinski and together they allowed eight hits, five walks, struck out 11 and al[ lowed 11 runs. Jacquart was the losing pitch- to-1 the second inning of the night- j cap at Chicago before two hom- first ers by Gene Oliver and Hank pitcher. "We want to give the younger men on our roster an; opportunity in the youth devel-i Spahn did help for awhile. He won two of his first three starts, beating Los Angeles and San the same in tonight's affair. The Warriors are in last place in the standings with a 2-5 record and a win tonight would er and he allowed 14 hits, walked four and struck out nine. Big hitters for the league champs were J. Cisewski with three singles, C. Bulinski will a pair of doubles and a sing 1 e put the idle Hurley Midgets into| N - Backon with two singles M. tie with the War- • Sokolowski with a single and a a last place riors. Ironwood sits on the reverse of the league coin after clinching the league crown with still three games still remaining on its schedule. The Red Devils!gles. hold a perfect 7-0 record and! will be attempting to get by the! Warriors tonight. ; White Pine began the season j with four losses in a row, Berg-i A II land 10-2, Hurley 9-6, Bessemer!^ 1 *"" 8-1 and Ironwood 6-5, but the) Warriors finally got on the winning end of things with a 15-5 win over Bergland and continued to win with a 19-2 victory over Hurley, but fell to the Bessemer Speed Boys on Monday 8-0. Ironwood's winning str i n g double and R. Eastman single and a triple. Jacquart and Tafelski banged out a single and a double for the Braves and Luoma hit two sin- Fischer's five-hit pitching pulled the Braves from behind. Mack Jones and Rico Carty were on first and third, respectively, when Ed Bailey grabbed Woody Woodward's foul pop, touching off the zany triple-killing. Jones faked a move toward second and Bailey fired to shortstop Don Kessinger, whose return throw to pitcher Bill Faul, covering the plate, retired Carty. Jones, breaking for sec- with a i ond again, was out, Faul to see- opment program," Stengel said. \ Francisco. Then he lost a 1-0 I game to Philadelphia when op- j posing pitcher Jim Bunning hit j a home run for the only run of beat Giants Down Orioles 11-1 across the by Blake, walks the Bombers, the back with nine runs in one inning, putting a shock treatment on the Bombers. The Bombers scored one more run in the third inni n g while the Lions were held scoreless for the rest of the game. The winning pitcher was P. Anderson with nine strikeo u t s and .he losing pitchers were T. Schmidt and P. Hennas, striking out eight. The big bat for the Bombers was W. Blake with a home run and a double. The Hawks had the lead during the whole second game with M. Skala holding on to a shutout until the bottom half of the fourth inning when one run man- A return to form by Dave Wickersham would be most welcome. He was Dressen's No. 1 project during the layoff and the main attraction at a practice session Tuesday. | The big righthander has lost eight straight after winning his first start and has had trouble getting by the final innings in his latest starts. Norm Cash appears to be on his way back—he had two homers against Kansas City last weekend—but Bill Freehan has slipped again after showing some signs of recovering from his series of injuries. Mickey Lolich <9-4i and Steve Barber ("!•<$) are the scheduled starters in tonight's opener of the four-game set with Hie Orioles. There are four former champions seeking another downstat« trip, iron Mountain - Klngr>ford National won the crown In 1958, ron Mountain-Kingsford American in 1959, Ironwood In 1960 and Ishpemlng in 1962. aged to cross the plate for the |the game. The Dodgers i him twice by 2-1 scores, once i behind Sandy Koufax and once j Raiders. with Don Drysdale. j The winning pitcher was Ska- The veteran hurler's last vic-|ja with eight strikeouts and the Minor League Results By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS International Leagut Syracuse 5, Toronto 1 Rochester 7, Buffalo 8 Toledo 8. Atlanta 0 Jacksonville 5, Columbus 4 Pacific Coast League Oklahoma City 1, Arkansas 0 Denver 5. Seattle 4 Salt Lake 12, Spokane 4 San Diego 2, Indianapolis 0 Vancouver 5. Portland 4 Hawaii 9, Tacoma 5 Six foreign golfers played four rounds in the 1965 U.S. Open. The Giants of the Ironw o o d Babe Ruth Baseball League, . ^ „,_., , ,_. . .... trounced the Orioles 11-1 in a ! torv came against Philadelphia ] losing pitcher, league contest that was staged 1 May 24 but he has dropped eight League Sets Tilt ond baseman Glenn Beckert. Ron Santo knocked in two Chicago runs in the opener and Bob Buhl picked up his ninth victory with late-inning help from Ted Abernathy, who matched Fisher with his 46th relief appearance. began with a 20-1 win over Bessemer and continued with a 6-2 decision over Bergland. a 11-1 trouncing over Hurley, a 6-5 win The Upper 13 Baseball League will play its annual All-S tar game Sunday afternoon, starting at 2, at the Park Falls field. South Shore, winner of the first round of play, will meet an All-Star squad selected from players on the other nine teams. Among the All-star players are Pat Bonney, Jim Park, Bob Park and Matt Hart Jr. of Glidden, Ross Allen, Pete Poup art and John Theobold of Lac du Flambeau and Frank Hirtreiter and Rod Scherwinski of Butternut. over Hurley and a 6-4 decision over Bergland on Tuesday. The contest is slated to start, k . . , e at 6 p.m. at the Bergland field. Major League 5tdfS By The Associated Press f\ I r\ ' PITCHING — Hank Fischer, LJOOQerS L/OWn Braves, checked Chicago on five ^ hits in a 6-3 Milwaukee victory that salvaged a doubleheader split with the Cubs. BATTING — Gene Oliver, Norrie Leads Jr. Miss Loop STANDINGS W Norrie 8 Sleight 6 Newport 3 Central 2 St. Ambrose 1 L 0 2 5 6 7 at Monarch Field Tuesday evening. Tom McGrath was the winning pitcher in the contest and was | aided to victory by a double and j a single by Mike Palmgren, two singles off the bat of "Jumbo" Niemi and a double and a single by Milto Krznarich. McGrath went the distance for the winners and allowed only four hits, walked four and struck out four. Fertile started the pitching duties for the losers and was relieved in the fifth inning by Lonsway. Together they struck out five, walked seven and allowed eight hits. Thee were no extra-base hits by the Orioles. of 10 starts since then. tance, was B. going the d i s -! Domin strlki n g out 12. Party? Don't goof. Serve Calvert's new "Goof-proof Cocktails. fifth $3.95 All Prices Include Wisconsin Sales Tax George's Package Liquors 205 Silver St. OPEN DAILY 9 A.M. - 9 P.M. Hurley. Wisconsin DIAL 561-4300 Try Us for Trooble-Fre* Motoring . . . Expert on-Car Wheel Balancing Zephyr, For safety's sake, let us put your car's wheels in perfect balance. Saves tire wear! DAVE'S ZEPHYR SERVICE Corner of Suffolk and Frederick Sts. Ironwood (ers Down Yankees 74-7 The Dodgers swamped the Yankees 14-1 in Ironwood Little League action Wednesday evening at the Little League Field. J. Aiio was the winning pitcher for the Dodgers and gave up five hits, struck out 11 and walked two. T. Kostac started on the mound for the Yankees and B. Meyers replaced him in the fourth inning. Together they gave up a total of 10 hits, struck out 11 and walked two. B. Carlson carried the big bat for the Dodgers as he smashed Dut a grand-slam homer and -iis tepmmate Inch also had a i lome mn and a double. ! J. Kukllnski, J. Lutey, D. John-! •ion and J. Komaramy also hit; doubles for the winners. i T. Semo had a double atid J. Numee had two singles for the Yanks. Braves, hit two homers, driving in the tying and tie-breaking runs in the 6-3 nightcap victory over Chicago. In Ironwood Junior Miss Softball League action Wednes day evening at Randa Field the Sleight squad downed St. Ambrose 8-4 in the opener and in the nightcap the Newport unit beat Central by an 8-7 margin Next week's schedule is: Monday—Newport vs St. Ambrose in the first game and Central takes on Norrie in the second game. Wednesday—Central vs Sleight in the opener and Newport clashes with Norrie in the second game. The league will hold a picnic on Saturday, July 24, at Norrie park SKC' all girls playing in the league are invited to attend. The picnic will begin at 1 p.m. Results of Fights By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AKRON, Ohio — Rubin Hurricane Carter, 156, Paterson, N.J., knocked out Fate Davis, 151. Ak- rcyi 1. - AT MROFCHAK'S Men's Shop IRONWOOD * SPECIAL BARGAINS * FRIDAY & SATURDAY HIAWATHA FESTIVAL DAYS! "HEAP BIG SAVINGS" FOR THE HIAWATHA FESTIVAL! NOTICE Because of adverse conditions in the area economy, it is no longer profitable for us to maintain two service stations. 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