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MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE, APRIL 15 J| 1936 NINE BIG LEAGUE FROSH GET ROUGH PADDLING Out of the Pressbox -By Al Mitchell- 1 RUTH-LESS DAY FOR THE first time since 'way tack in 1915 when Babe Ruth was a rookie pitcher with the Boston Red Sox the curtain was run up on the major league baseball season without the presence of the most colorful figure the game has developed. * * * IT'S SORT of shocking--this thought of a Ruth-less opening day. The big slugger, glorying in the colorful inaugural ceremonies, generally came through with one of his prodigious homerun wallops. He was always at his best on dress-up occasions. * « * THE QUESTION quite naturally comes to mind--just what type of ball player is destined to step into the role of national baseball hero? There will be an idol--you can safely bet on that. There always has been. It's part of the game. * # * WILL THIS new idol be a slugger? One whose batting feats wil pale the Babe's efforts to insignificance ? If so it will have to be a new and yet unsung hero. The crop of heavy hitters now operating in the .big leagues--the Gehrigs, the Foxx es, the Greenburgs, the Troskys, the Bergers and their like--may bea Ruth's amazing record of 60 home runs in a single season; but thai does not mean that they will be pro. claimed "another Babe Ruth' 01 make the Sultan Swat's great repu tation suffer. For one reason, the; had their chance to outshine Rutt while he was still an active player- and they failed. For another, tim is certain to magnify the Babe's he roic hatting feats. * * * THE CHANCES are the pendvi him will swing the other way an a defensive player--a great pitch er perhaps, will earn the popula acclaim. If Dizzy Dean had come along a few years later he might- well have been the man. A great pitcher with oodles of color. Dean's antics and chatter were amusing for a time but have grown a bit wearisome after too much repetition. * * * PERHAPS THE baseball public will take a great all-around ball player to its heart . . . a player of Ty Cobb's stamp. But Ty Cobbs don't come along more than once in a lifetime any more than do Babe Ruths. If Joe DiMaggio, starting his first major league campaign, lives up to the. great reputation which preceded him, he is a logical candidate for the hero role. * * * IT'S ALL a matter of conjecture. Go ahead and think about it--your guess is likely to be as good or better than mine. * * * NOBLE EXPERIMENT ONE OF those "noble experiments" in sport is about to be tossed in the discard. As I recall, it was John Bunn, former Kansas athlete and head basketball coach at Stanford during recent years, who convinced his associates in the southern division of the Pacific Coast conference they should eliminate the center jump. * * * THE STANFORD mentor was so aggressive . . - also sincere . . . in his advocacy of the "new deal" in the cage sport that all conference games in the southern sector (Continued on Pane 101 Bats Rattle in Opening Games of Major Season BE^GAZETTE Leads Cub Assault YORK SCRAP DRAWS GREATEST TO GATES BILL HERMAN National Boxscores CHICAGO--12 AB H I'O A li 0 II 0 Galnn cf Hor'iin 2b Kloln rf lartnctt c ne'arce If -inmi Ib Hack Hh V'rnckr, P Kowallk p TOTALS 45 18 27 14 BROOKLYN--5 AB H I'O A Eck'rdl rf 4 0 0 0 B'd'ray rf 1 0 1 0 Cooney Baseball Standings AMERICAN' LEAGUE W L I'et. Detroit Boston Chicago \V9sn.'ton .000 .two .1100 .ill) 11 \V L 1'ct.l 1 0 1.0001 Cleveland I) 1 0 1.U0011'hlla'pMa. 0 1 01.000! St. Louis 0 1 0 1.0001 New York 0 TUESDAY KESCLIS Detroit 3; Cleveland 0. Boston 9; Philadelphia 4. Washington I; New York 0. Chicago 7: St. Louis G. WEDNESDAY GAMES St Louis at Chicago! Detroit at Cleveland New York at Vvash'onl I'hlla'plila at Boston NATIONAL LEAGUE W L IVt.! IV L. I'et .000 .000 .000 .000 1 -I 0 0 S 2 4 0 Z U ST. LOUIS--7 A» II FO A Moor« cf K 3 I I-'rlsrh 2 h 3 S, MMn 2I 1 0 ,1. MMn rf Mi'il'Ick If Collins Ib nuvis c Osro'sUi r GcllMTl 3l Diiro'cr ss ,1. Venn p McGcc p Heiissrr p Byba p nMorcan 4 S 1 -I 4 6 t (l (1 n n a n o u o o l i « i o « TOTALS 40 14 37 11 Crash of Basehits Echoes in Warm Spring Weather as Sun Smiles Down. By ANDY CLARKE Associated Press Sports Editor The long trek down summer's' baseball lane was under way Wednesday with the batsmen marching triumphantly at the head .of the procession. The sun came down like a benediction Tuesday after rainy April weather tha.t had disrupted spring training schedules and the baseball faithful thronged eight major league ball parks to sec America's national pastime ushered in with fanfare and the crash of numerous basehits. With President Roosevelt throwing out the first ball at Washington and Babe Ruth,"the retired sultan of swat, sitting on the sidelines for the first time in many a year, some 205,000 fans, the largest aggregate crowd in five years, jammed into parks in the two major circuits. Polo Grounds Packed. The largest gathering was at the Polo Grounds in New York where 55,590 saw the Giants come from behind to defeat Brooklyn S to 5. Hal Schumacher, the pitcher who was supposed to have the Indian sign en the Dodgers, retired to the showers before his mates, riding on homers by Mel Ott and Dick Bartell, overcame the efforts of George Earnshaw. veteran Dodger hurler and went on to win in the late innings. Eamshaw banged out two hits and batted in one run, but he allowed a total of 17 clean hits. The closest game of the day was played in Washington where the Senators nosed out the New York Yankees.. 1 to p. Buck Newsom. of the Senators and llefty Gomez of the Yanks put on a scoreless pitching duel until the ninth inning when MuffiesYank Bats Weather Man Was Sport in League Cities Cubs Hand Dope Pail a Beating, Also Dizzy Dean. BUCK NEWSOM American Boxscores NEW VORK--0 AB II I'O A Rolfe 3 b 4 0 1 1 Johnson If 3 0 0 0 Selkirk r f 3 0 1 0 Gchrls I b 4 I 10 0 Dickey c 2 0 6 1 Ch'man el 4 1 2 1 Lair.prl 2b 3 1 2 3 3 1 1 2 2 0 1 3 frosettt ss Gomez p Totals WASHINGTON--t AB H I'O A Hill It Bllteite 3b Myer 2h 1'owrfl cw Travis ss ITeyn'ds r( Kilhel Ib Button c Newsom n 2 1 1 2 1 1 3 J 0 H 1 3 0 2 0 4 2 2 4 1 0 13 3 1 3 3 1 0 Totals 2li 1t27 13 By EDDIE BK1KTZ. Associated Press Sports Writer NEW YORK, (/!'»--The weatherman was a sport, anyway . . Let's give him three long ones and a Tiger . . . and pray for more of the same brand . . . Most of the openers ran according to the form sheet . . . But how about the Cubs shelling Dizzy Dean for M hits in six innings? . . . A n d Washington nosing out the Yanks? . . . Buck Newsom holding McCarthy's sluggers to four blows may be a tipoff on the Yanks . . . Where's the power? . . . Best pitching performance of the day where the four hitters turned in by Newsom and Curt Davis of the Phillies. * * . * A few firsts at the polo grounds: Hal Schumacher tossed the first ball and the first strike . . . Junior Frey drew the first pass - . . Gus Mancuso was guilty of the first error . . . Dick Bartell made the first 'assist and Sam Lesllie got the first putout . . . Joe Moore made the first hit ... Big George Earnshaw is credited with the first strikeout and the first victim was Travis Jackson . . . Mel Ott hit the first homer and Sam Leslie the first double . . . Earnshaw and Buddy Hasslett completed the first double play . · . Burgess White head scored the first run . Casey Stengel was the first to beef at an umpire . . . Dick Coffman was the first relief pitcher and Bill Terry the first pinch hitter. Notes of the opener: The crowd of 55,590 at he Polo grounds indicates baseball is back on its feet again . . · The players are so steamed up over President Frick's (Continued on race. 10) U, S. STARS SAIL TO DEFEND LINKS CUP IN SCOTLAND British Team to Meet Six of Americans in Curtis Matches Next Month. NEW YORK, OT)--The United States Curtis cup golf squad sails at midnight Wednesday to defend cup which the United States the won in 1932 and successfully defended in 1934. against the British team at Glencagles, Scotland, May nRatted for MvGen i" seventh. b Bat ted for Houscr in elshth. .Score by JDnlnps; ·hiciicu 3' 11 113 300--12 it. Louis '.' "03 0«« 31{J -- 7 \R. Moore 1 0 Frey 2b 2 0 0 0 3 1 2 2 LInd'roni If 2 :ber 311 4 Hassett Ib 4 lordan ss 3 Berrcs c 2 2 1 1 H 0 3 0 3 II Fhelps c 2 0 2 0 Earns'u- p 4 2 1 A Totals 34 6 24 ! NEW YORK--8 All 11 1"O A J . Mo'rc If 5 3 1 0 Wlilc'd 2b .1 1 1 4 O t t r f 3 2 1 0 Lclber c f 5 2 1 0 Leslie II) . 5 3 111 0 Jackson 3b 4 1 2 :1 Mancusii c 3 1 0 0 zzKrxIhh 0 0 0 0 Banning c 1 0 0 1 Kartell s s 4 1 2 f i Sc'm'lier p 2 2 0 5 7.Terr.y 1 0 0 0 Coffman p 1 1 0 2 Totals 3 0 1 7 2 7 2 0 xBatted for Cooney In nintb. zBatted for Schumacher in sixth. zzRan for Mancuso In sixth. zS'otte out when winnluc n-in was scored. NEW VORK 000 000 1)00--« WASHINGTON 000 000 001--1 The American squad also will compete in the British women'; hampionship at Southport anc Ainsdale Country club starting May 15. The squad is comprised of Mrs lenna Collett Varc, Philadelphia captain; Mrs. O. S. Hill, Kansas Mty; Mrs. Maureen Orcutt Crews, oral Gables. Fla.; Charlotte Gluting, South Orange, N. J.; Marion Milc'y, Lexington, Ky.; Mrs. Leona Cheney, Los Angles; Mrs. Frank Goldthwaite, Fort Worth, Texas, and Patty Berg, Minneapolis. Miss Berg, IS year old sensation of the past year, is the only newcomer to the squad. Four of the eight players, the Misses Glutting and Miley and Mrs. Goldthwaite, besides Miss Berg, have never played abroad before. Of the eight players, Mrs. Vare will pick six to pay against the British team in competition. The team expects to arrive in Southampton, April 23 and will play in a charity match against the English starts, Joyce Wethercd, Enid Wilson and others at the Sandy Lodge club in London, April 27. Midwest Aces Win Titles in A.B.C. Events Indiana and Chicago Bowlers Tops in Pin Tourney. INDIANAPOLIS. (JV-The thirty-sixth annual American bowling congress became a thing ot the past Wednesday except for the final division of the S10S.OOO in prize money and the dismantling of the 32 alleys. Competition ended Tuesday in the minor events of the tournament with new champions crowned in the doubles, singles and all events. Taking their places alongside of Falls City Hi Bru of Indianapolis as 1936 "titleholders, were Tony Slanina and Mike Straka of Chicago, doubles kings; Charles Warren of Springield, singles champ, and Johnny Murphy of Indianapolis head man in the all events. The Falls City quintet won the team championship. Slanina and Straka won their ti tie with a score of 1.317. It took 73f for Warren to win the singles cham pionship while Murphy piled up 2,006 in his nine games of tourna ment bowling. Low scores to share in the priz money were 2,704 in the team event, 1 1,1-42 in the doubles, 579 in the ingles and 1,803 in the all events. PLAN NEW MEET FORT DODGE -- The annual fly and bait casting tournament of th( Iowa division of the National Asso ciation of Scientific Angling club, will be held here Aug. 2 and 3. Directory OF NORTH IOWA'S BALL TEAMS NEW BOYS GIVEN ONLY 5 HITS FOR 37 TRIES AT BAT Only One of 10 Newcomers in Starting Lineups Comes Through. By SC.'OTTV UESTON Associated 1'ress Sports Writer NEW YORK, (.·!)--Just to make them respect their ciders, members of the new freshman class in the majors were roundly paddled in Tuesday's opening baseball games. The young upstarts managed to get five hits in 37 trips at bat and .137 doesn't constitute a new all- time major league record for deadly hitting. There were 10 newcomers in the starting lineups, all with very impressive sctapbooks, but only one, Jim Darn Oglesby, the Athletics' new first baseman, made anything like a significant start. Nicks Ferrcll for Two. He got two hits in four times at bat against the Red Sox' star pitcher, Wcs Ferrcll. The other outstanding- feat was performed by a 21 year old youngster whom Frankie Frisch, in desperation, shoved in to pinch hit. He was Edwin Willis Morgan, former Miami university athlete, and he did just about as well as a man can do in one trip to the plate. He hit Lon Warneke's first pitch for a homcrun and drove in two runs. Johnny Cooney, Brooklyn's veter- i an "rookie," who was last year's outstanding hitter in the American association, also managed to get a hit. This alrnclory of iHl.seljall lenm.s Is run annually by I lie Globe-Gazelle In assist team mamiRRi In bonklnc schedules, Man- iu:ers wishing lo have their teams enlcn-d In the directory. tree (if any rharKe, arc asked lii send Ilif mimes nf their o n t f l l s . names of managers and iMiokliic iiKenl and I h e l r addresses, and Iliclr telephone innii- liers lo tin; Globe-Gazelle sports depail- nient. EAGLE GROVE -- Eagle Grove .fill be represented this season by one of the best ball clubs in recent years. The Athletics, sponsored by the leading merchants of the city, are booking games now over this section of the state. Clubs interested in dating games address Glen Nickell, manager Eagle Grove Athletic club, Eagle Grove, Iowa. Others Open Season. With Oglesby and Cooney. the other youngsters who were graduate! LO regular positions in the majors Tuesday were Mike Krce- vich, former Kansas City star, who got ono hit in five times at bat tor the White Sox; George Puccinelli, last year's International league batting champion with Baltimore, who went hitless playing right field for the A's against the Red Sox; Buddy Hassett of the Dodgers, who hit one cut of four against the Dodgers; George McQuinn, Reds' first baseman; Leo Norris of the Phillies, Oscar Eckhardt and Ray Berrcs of the Dodgers and Frank Hayes of the Athletics. BROOKLYN NEW YORK -non 41 o ooo--5 . .002 0112 13x--8 PITTSBURGH-- K v? Jensen If t'. \V'er rf Hafey cf Vnuch'n as Sulir Ib Lava'lo 3b Vonnc 2b Padden c Blanton p Hoyt P Totals B S .1 S 5 4 5 5 4 2 2 H 2 2 2 i 2 2 1 1 0 0 '0 3 't. 3 0 8 1 3 7 0 0 A (I 0 0 3 {) I 1 2 2 1 42 H 27 10 CINCINNATI--6 AB H I'D A Cityler cf s 2 2 0 K'n'ris 2b 5 0 1 3 If S 4 2 I) I r (imbnn)E c 5 2 2 1 RICKS 3b Good'an rf 5 0 M'Qnlnn Ib 5 0 9 1 .Myers ss D'r'ser p Brcnnan n Cliapman Nelson p zzWaUtcr stine. r tzrByrd 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 G o o o o o o 0 o 1 o 0 0 0 2 zBatted for Brcnnan In fourth. zzBattcd for Nelson In seventh. zzzBatled for Stlne In ninth. PITTSBURGH 302 210 000--8 CINCINNATI 101 400 000--0 Chicago 1 0 l.GOOlSt. Louis 0 1 New York 1 0 1.0001 Cincinnati 0 1 rlttsburuh 1 0 1.000| Brooklyn 0 I rhlltl'phia 1 0 I.OOOIBoston 0 1 TIJESIJAV RESULTS :»w YnrU 8: Brooklyn 5. Philadelphia 4: Boston 1. Pittsburgh 8: Cincinnati fi. Chicago 12: St. Louis 7. WEDNESDAY GAMES Brooklyn at N. YorklBoslou at I'hila'phla Pittsburgh nt Cln'nati I Chicago at St. Louis AMERICAN ASSOCIATION IV I. 1'ct.! \V I. I'ct. Mlnn'polis 1' 0 LOOOIMHwaiikce 1 1 -"00 Kan. City 1 0 1.0001 St. Paul 1 1 .BUI) Louisville 1 1 .SOOlInd'npoIIs 0 1 .000 Columbus 1 1 .5001 Toledo 0 1 .000 TUESDAY RESULTS Milwaukee 6: Louisville 2. Kansas City 7; Indianapolis 3. \ St. Paul S; Columbus 3. Minneapolis 11; Toledo I I . ^ WEDNESDAY GAMES i Minneapolis at Toledo! St. I'aul at Columbus ! K. City nt Inirapnllsl.Mirkec at Louisville BOSTON--1 AB H PO A E. Mo'rc rf 3 0 0 0 IJrn'skl ss 4 1 3 4 .Ionian I b 3 1 8 1 Ben;pr cf 4 0 3 1 C'c'cIIo 2 0 . 1 0 3 2 L e e If 3 2 1 0 iVblfey 3b 2 0 3 1 ez e 3 0 3 2 M'F'den p 2 0 0 2 xTliompsnn 1 0 0 0 Osbornc P 0 0 0 0 Totals 28 4 24 13 SS §»# , ss*-/ BOXING Armory, Thurs., April 16 32 Rounds-8 Bouts Women and Children 25c Gen. Admission 40c Plus Tax American Legion Sponsored t'HILATHIA--t AB H I'O A Allen cf Wntklns If 4 .1. Mo're rf 4 Camllll 111 '·'· Haslln 2n .1 Wilson c 4 Verger. 31) 2 Norris ss 2 Davis p 3 Tolnls 2!) 8 27 IS xKattcd for MacFoydcn In ciplith. BOSTON 000 000 010--1 rlIir.A»KI.!'HIA 004 000 OOs--I Bob Harrer Returns for Study at Notre Dame as Easter Recess Is Ended Bob Harrer, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Harrer, 153 Crescent drive, planned to leave Wednesday night for South Bend, Ind., where'he will resume his studies at Notre Dame university following an Easter vacation spent visiting at the home of his parents. 'Harrer, a member of the 1935 high school basketball squad which won the state title at Cedar Falls by beating Grinnell in the finals, is continuing his athletic competition at Notre Dame. He was recently awarded a freshman numeral for his work as a member of the Irish frosh squad the past season. Cecil Travis singled ad Carl Reynolds slapped out a two bagger that decided the issue. Spectator Shags Ball. President Roosevelt had ridden into the park in a limousine to tos s out the first ball and start a scramble that saw an unidentified spectator, more skillful at' shagging a loose'ball than the professional players, make off with the prize. In Cleveland, Lynwood Rowe started the champion Detroit Tigers off on the right foot when he shut out the Cleveland Indians 3 to 0 before 18,200. He issued four hits, fanned six and passed none as Hank Greenberg and Al Simmons took care of the batting chores. Hank drove in two funs in the first inning with a double and Simmons, newcomer to the Tiger lair, drove in the third run with a double in the sixth. Dizzy's Best Plastered. Even Dizzy Dean had little to crow about. His fancy offerings were plastered for 14 hits in six innings as the Cubs defeated the Cards 12 to 7. Dean wasn't the only one under fire in this game, however, for the Chicago ace, Lon Warneke, also had to duck as 13 hits rang off rival bats during his seven innings of service. Billy Herman, Cubs second baseman who led the league with 57 doubles last year, .banged out three to signalize this year's defense of that honor, besides getting a homerun and a single- There were new murmunngs arour.d Boston about the shortstop- ping of Joe Cronin of the plough- share jaw. who booted two as his expensive Red Sox c-utslugged the lowly Athletics to gain a 9 to 4 verdict. Connie Mack sent in four pitchers to stop the Sax assault but they were belted for 11 hits. Another ace flinger was maltreated here, Boston's Wes Ferrell being worked for 10 hits and six passes. Derringer Leaves Box. In Cincinnati it was Paul Derringer, No. 1 hurler for the Reds, who was treated rudely. The Pirates batted him from the box in the third inning and went on to win 8 to 6. Bud Hafey, nephew of the retired Chick, hammered out the first round trip blow of the season when he leaned on one in the first inning. It was a battle of extra base hits in Chicago where the White Sox defeated the SI. Louis Browns 7 to 6. Johnny Whitchcad and Ivy Andrews were forced to abdicate the hill in this game as the Browns collected nine hits and the White Sox three more. The Phils took the first of what was expected to be a long series of falls out of the Boston Bees, 4 to 1, as Curt Davis limited the Bostonians to four safe blows. The Phillies made all of their runs off Danny MacFayden in the third. Altogether there was a total of 16-t hits, o-' which 12 were homers, in the eight games. DETROIT--3 AB H I'O A RoEcll »« 4 0 0 0 Cochrnnc c fi 0 7 0 Gchr'er 2b 4 :t 0 15 fir'nb'ir Jl) 4 1 U 0 Slm'ons cf 4 1 3 0 GoiUn 1 ( 4 5 3 0 F o x r t 4 2 1 0 Owen :(b 3 1 1 2 Boive P t 0 1 2 Tolnls 30 10 27 CLEVELAND--0 AB H I'O A Kn'h'Uer si 4 0 2 2 Hushes 2b Averlll c f 3 1 4 Vosmlk If 4 1 2 Trosliy 111 4 0 7 Omp'll rf 3 1 1 I'yttak c 3 Berper 3b 3 Murder l 1 7-Sulllvan 1 Lee 0 0 0 7 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 (I 0 0 0 0 iivui'iec'er 1 0 0 0 Bhich'er p 0 0 0 0 Totals 31 427 8 r.Ballcd (or Harder In sixth. 7,r,Butted for I.ee in eighth. DETROIT 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 -- 3 CLEVELAND 000 000 000--0 ST. LOL'IS--0 AB H TO A Lnry s s 3 1 3 West, en- 4 0 3 0 Bell If 5 2 3 I I Bo'fey J h 4 1 10 CHICAGO--7 AB H PO A Ole'nn rf 4 2 2 3 2 1 3 0 2 3 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 Cllft Corey 21) He'slcy c An'mvs r Cal'wetl p TOTALS 3 14 13 RllllcIIff If 5 lirec'lrli cf 5 Haas 11) 4 Wa'B'n rf l 4 2 ric'l 2 b 3 1 DykcB 3h 4 2 Sewell e . 4 2 Whl'ead p 2 1 Phclps i 1 1 0 1 GET REAL ECONOMY TOTALS 36 12-27 17 Score by InninKs: St. Loals . . .010 203 000--6 .. .100 012 03x--7 PHILADELPHIA--» AB H PO A Moses c f 5 2 3 Waller 2b 2 1 j'n's'n If 3 1 'MC'n'll rf 4 2 3 0 1 0 Hayes HlE'ns 3h 4 2 2 1 OC'shy ID 4 2 5 1 N'somc 5.s fi 2 2 1 2 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 Berry c 2 0 2 1 OJetrlrh p 1 0 0 2 .M'tVk p 0 0 0 0 Lielier p 1 0 0 BOSTON--!) AB H PI) A IVerber rf 4 1 2 0 Cramer c f 5 2 3 0 Manush If 5 0 1 0 Foil Ib 5 3 8 1 Crnnln s s 4 - 0 0 2 McNair 3b 2 2 1 3 R. F'rcll c 3 1 1 1 0 McIIllo 2b 4 2 4 2 \V. F'rell n 4 S 0 0 hMailho cPeters 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 TOTAI.S 36 10 24 9 TOTALS 36 13 27 8 nBatlpd for Hayes In f i f t h . bBatted f"r I.irber in elslitb. rBatted for Hnrhevillc In ninth. Score, by innlncs: Philadelphia 211" "2" 1X10--I Boston 030 302 10*--I) Rudd High School Squad ot Open Play on Friday RUDD--Rudd high school's baseball team will open its spring schedule Friday afternoon at Floyd. THE SCHEDULE April 17--Floyd, there. April 21--Nora Sprlncs. there. April 28--Rockford, here. .May 2--C o u n t y tournament at Nora Sprincs. Mnv 5--Marble Itock. here, .May 31--Roekford. there. .May 17--Marble Rock, there. May 19--Orchard, there. Ma.v 22--I-'loyd, here. May 30--Nora Sprlnes. here. Drake University to Be Entrant in Kansas Meet DES MOINES, (/P)--Drake university will be represented by 15 track and field stars at the annual Kansas relays this week-end, Coach Pitch Johnson announced Wednesday. 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