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Wednesday, May 16, 1962
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Wednesday Evening, May 16, 1962 Miller Saves Pierces 5th Win Mets Down Cubs In Marathon Tilt By FRED DOWN UPI Sports Writer The San Francisco Giants' rivals may have forgotten about soft-spoken, sofl-lhrowing Slu Miller, but manager Alvin Dark hasn't. Miller, the litlle relief ace who had a J4-5 record and 2.66 earned '• run average last season, hadn't worked for the Giants since May 5. Part of the reason was the nine-inning roule-going ability of San Francisco pitchers and part •was the surprising early relief work of Don Larson. Miller was ready Tuesday night however, when lefty Bill Pierce faltered in the eighth inning of a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals that kept the Giants' early National League lead at four games. Miller replaced Pierce after Doug Clemens and Ken Boyer singled to open the eighth and threaten the Giants 6-2 lead. The little curveballer yielded a run-scoring single by Gene Oliver but pitched out of the jam by retiring Julian Javier with the bases filled. Wins Fifth Straight The win was the fifth straight for Pierce, who needs only six more victories to reach the 200- mark for his career. The Giants backed him with an eight-hit attack and handed Curt Simmons his first defeat after five straighl triumphs. The Cincinnati Reds shaded the Philadelphia Phillies, 3-2, the Pittsburgh Pirates edged the Milwaukee Braves, 5-4, the Los Angeles Dodgers oulslugged Ihe Houslon Colts, 10-7, and the New York Mets beat the Chicago Cubs, 6-5, in a four-hour and 54-minute J3- inning contest. In the American League, the Minnesota Twins topped the Detroit Tigers, 4-2, the Boston Red Sox routed the New York Yankees, 144, the Kansas City A's downed the Cleveland Indians, (i-5, the Chicago White Sox beat the Washington Senators, 4-3, and the Baltimore Orioles scored a 7-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels. Pinson Aids Jay Vada Pinson's 12th homer paved the way for Joey Jay lo win his fifth decision with late-inning relief help from Bill Henry, Dave Sisler and Ted Wills. The Dodgers scored six runs on' six hits and a walk with two out in the seventh inning to present relief pitcher Larry Sherry with his second triumph. Smoky Burgess' loth-inning single 1 scored Dick Groat with the decisive run for the Pirates, who snapped a six-game losing streak. Rookie Denis Menke accounted for all the Braves' runs wilh a grand slam homer. Rookie Cal 'Koonce walked Hobie Landrilh with the bases filled and two out in the 13th inning to force in the Mets' winning run and end an ordeal of frustration in which 37 players saw action. The Mets left 19 runners on base and the Cubs wasted two homers by George Altaian and solo homers by Ernie Banks and Billy Williams. Twins Move Close The Twins moved to within a half game of the AL lead wilh the aid of homers by Vic Power and Harmon Killebrew. Jack Kralick went seven innings lo win his third game while Frank Lary, making his first -appearance since April 26, suffered the loss. The Red Sox scored nine runs in the sixth inning to deal Ralph • Terry his fourth loss and bring Bill Monbouquette his third win. Norm Siebern drove in four runs with two homers to' reward Dave Wickersham's three innings of sturdy relief with his third victory. Willie Kirkland, Chuck Essegian and John Romano homered for Cleveland. Al Smith's two-run double was the big blow for the White Sox, who rallied from a 3-2 deficit in the eighth inning. Ray Herbert •won his third game while Tom Cheney lost his first decision of the season. Rookie John Powell hit two homers and drove in four runs as the Orioles best the Angels behind the four-hit, Ifl-strikeout pitching of Milt Pappas. Tom Burgess homered for the Angels,, Cheney, Hamilton (8), McClain (8) and Schmidt. Herbert, Lown (9), Bauman (9) and Carreon. Winner—Herbert (3-0). Loser — McClain (0-4). HR - Schmidt, Landis. New York 010 200 001— 4 10 1 Boston 200 009 03x—14 13 0 Terry, Coates (6), Bouton (7) and Howard. Monbouquetle, Radatz (7) and Pagliaroni, Nixon (7). Winner—Monbouquetle (3-3). Loser - Terry (4-4). H'R — Yas- trzemski, Schilling. Kansa;s City 200 200 110- 6. 9 1 Cleveland 010 210 001— 561 Rakow, Wickersham (6), Segui (0) and Azcue. Perry, Bell (5), Allen (7), Funk (8), McDowell (8) and Romano. Winner—Wickersham (3-1). Loser — Bell (2-3). HR—Siebern 2, Kirkland, Romano, Essegian. National League (10 Innings) Milwaukee 000 400 000 0—4 63 Pittsburgh Oil 001 100 1— 5 10 0 Piche, Burdette (6), Curl is (9) and Torre, Decker (9). Francis, Olivo (4), Sturdivant (B), Haddix (9) and Burgess. Winner—Haddix (2-1). Loser—Curtis (1-3), _HR — Menke. Cincinnati 120 000 000- 3 8 1 Philadelphia 000 (100 020— 271 Jay, Henry (8), Sisler (9), Wills (9) and Edwards. Mahaffey, Bald- shcun (8) and Dalrymple. Winner —Jay (5-3). Loser—Mahaffey (25). H'R—Pinson. Major League Results By United Press International American League Los Angeles 000 010 000— 141 Baltimore 502 000 OOx— 7 10 0 Bowsfield, Chance (1), Donohue .(2), Morgan (5), Botz (8) and Rodgers. Pappas (4-1) and Triandos. Loser—Bowsfield (1-2). HR—• Powell 2, Burgess. Minnesota 200 000 110— 491 Detroit 000 000 110— 261 Kralick, Moore (8), Stange (9) and Battey. Lary, Nischwitz (9) and Brown. Winner—.Kralick (32). Loser—Lary (1-2). HK—Pow- •r, Killebrew, Washington Chicago (120 BOl 000— 391 020 000 02x— 450 (13 Innings) Chi. 001 102 000 100 0- 5 14 2 N.York . 001 000 201 100 1- 6 12 4 Buhl, Elslon (7), R. Anderson (10), Schult/. (11), Balsamo (12), Brewer . (13),. .Koonce (13) and Barragan. Mizeli, MacKerxie (7). C. Anderson (9), Craig (11) and Taylor Winner—Craig (2-3). Loser-Balsamo (0-1). HR - Allman 2, Banks, Williams. Houslon 000 510 100- 7 11 3 Los Angeles 100 201 (>0x-10 12 3 Bruce, Tiefenauer (7), McMahon (7) and Ranew, Smith (7). Drysdale, Roebuck (4), Williams (5), L. Sherry (7), Perrarioski (8) and Roseboro. Winner — L. Sherry (1-1). Loser - Tiefenauer (1-2). St. Louis 000 020 010- 3 10 1 San Francisco 213 000 OOx— 881 Simmons, Washburn (3) and Oliver. Pierce, Miller (8) and Bailey. Winner—Pierce (5-0). Loser—Simmons (5-1). Chicago Still In Running For Big Tiff NEW YORK (UPD—Floyd Patterson has reinstated Chicago as one of four possible cities for his September heavyweight title defense against Sonny Liston. The other three sites under consideration are Detroit, Washington, D.C., and Las Vegas, Nev,, Floyd announced Tuesday night. /He added that (he site will be picked before Sunday by manager Cus D'Amato. When Patterson made his announcement at the offices of attorney Julius November, his inclusion of Chicago as a possible site was a surprise. Only last week Floyd and his manager had ruled Chicago out because a group there had made the mistake of negotiating with promoters of the fight instead of with D'Amalo. Although Championship Sports, Inc., of New York will promote the muVti - million-dollar fight, wherever staged, Championship Sports cannot select the fight city, Patterson emphasized. Only D'Amato is authorized to do that. Fight Results .. • By United Press International DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia (UPI) - Blair Richardson, '161, Cape Breton, N.S. stopped Bobby Barnes, 161 Mi, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., (9). HOUSTON, Tex. - Cleveland Williams, 210, Houston, knocked out Alonzo Johnson, 195, Rankin, Pa. (1). DOUBLE PAYS WELL NEW YORK (UPI)-A total.of 155 daily double tickets were sold Tuesday—144 at $2 and 11 at $10— at Aqueduct on the winning combination of Away With You and Black and White, which was worth a whopping .1:1,073. The 11 lucky holders of $10 tickets cashed in at $5,365 each. 'SKINS LAND NISBY WASHINGTON (UPI) — John Nisby, highly regarded i veteran lineman recently obtained in a trade with the Pittsburgh Steelers has signed his contract with the Washington Redskins. Nisby came to the Redskins in exchange for tackle-guard.Bay. Lemek. League Leading Anderson Nips Logansport In Thriller, 4-3 Jf you were at Riverside Park Tuesday aflernoon to watch the Logansport - Anderson baseball game yqu probably left disappointed with the results, but you did see one heck of a good ball game. Anderson came to town without a loss on its North Central Conference record and left the same way—by the skin of it's nose. A couple of mental errors and the stranding of three men on base after starting what appeared to be a rally with no one out, left Logansport 'on the short end of the stick. Tom Gaby of Logansport and Anderson's Sieve Cummins hooked up in a real tense battle for Ihe first four innings with neither team able'to muster a score. In .the bottom of the fourth inning the Berries probably lost the game for failure to score with the bases loaded and nobody out. Cummins walked the bases full and threw three straight balls to Brian Smith. But he got out of :he tough situalion without a run scoring. He finally fanned Smith and then struck out Bud Smith. Tohn< Jargslorf then lined out to 'irst base for the third oul. Anderson picked up three runs ^n the lop of- the fifth on three singles, a fielders choice and an error., The rally might have been much greater but for a well exe- BASEBALL WINS TO McKINLEY, VIKES, COLUMBIA McKinley's Hilltoppers walloped Jefferson 18-9 at Tower park; Columbia bombed Fairview's Falcons at Fairview diamond 11-2 and St. Vincent tripped Washington, in a tense bailie at Columbia field 4 to 2 in grade school baseball league action Tuesday. Joe Smith whacked two doubles, Dave McElhcny a double, Dick Wells hit a triple and Ronnie Schroder smashed a home run for the winning McKinley club. John Babb got a triple and Leazenby hit a double for Jefferson. Columbia was paced by Jerry Wolf with a triple, Dave Hatcher's triple, Bill Edwards triple and a double by. Don Tribbett. Steve Beeler hit a double for Fairview. St. Vincent was led by Mike Timmons who hit a double and George Lombard! with two singles while Mike Harvey hit a triple and single for Washington's best effort: Summary: R H E McKinley 18 10 6 Jefferson 9 74 Wells, Rans and Chapman, Nelson; Werich, Babb and Leazenby. R H E Columbia 11 10 0 Fairview 252 Hatcher and Tribbelt; Brower and Gaby. R H E St. Vincent 45 1 Washington - . 242 D. Timmons and Baker; Higgle, DePoy and Watkins. culed double play on the part of the Berries. With one out and three runs in and runners on first and third the Indians tried a double steal. Fred Hillis threw to Ed Maple at second who cut off the throw and fired to Hillis to get one runner. Hillis then threw to Brian Smith at third getting, the runner who came around from second. Wes Parmeter put Logan back in the game in the last of the fifth with a towering blast over the 360-foot marker in left centerfield. The home rim came after Paul Bauer singled and Maple walked. The winning run came in . the seventh inning when Bill Stanley hit a pinch-hit single, Jargstorf then threw wide to second base on a double-play attempt with the result leaving Anderson wilh runners on first and third. Stanley and Rex Robbins, the runner at first, again attempted the double steal with the results being almost the same. Freshman catcher Jack Hewitt threw to Maple at second who cut off the throw and threw Stanley out at the plate. Robbins held second. Cummins then won his own game with a single to left scoring Robbins. The contest was sharply played with both teams using all their tricks. Logan had the misfortune of seeing a couple backfire. An attempted bunt early in Ihe game, which was meant to sacrifice a runner, turned into a double play. The Berries garnered only three hits, two by Bauer and the home run by Parmeter. But Logan had nothing to be ashamed of—Anderson is a good champion. Anderson AB R H E Robbins, ss 3 1 1 0 Cummins, p 3 010 Seal, 3h 3 000 Nowlin, c 3 000 Lewis, cf 3 010 Callaway, rf 3 1 3, 0 Steelier, 2b 3 0-10 R. Smith, Ib .......3 000 Courier, If 2 00 0 Stanley, If 1 0 1 0 Totals 27 4 8 0 Logansport AB' R H E Bauer, cf 4 120 Maple, 2b 1 1-00 Parmeter, Ib 21 1 0 Gaby, p 1 000 B. Smith,'3b 3 000 W. Smith, If '..3 0 0 0 Jargslorf, ss 3 0' 0 2 Hillis, c t ...1 '(I 0 0 Hewitt, c ' 2 0 0 0 Speitel,. rf 3 0 00 Totals 23' ,.3 3 2 Scoring: Anderson 000,030,1-4 Logan. 000,030,0—3 RBI'— Robbing ; 2, Cummins, Courier, Parmeter 3. Home run— Parmeler. Doubles—Callaway. SB —Robbins, Seal, Bauer 2, Maple, Big Ten Officials Meet in Lafayette LAFAYETTE,' Ind. (UPI)-Big Ten athletic officials were slated for a day of play today before three days of work. Athletic directors, football coache, faculty representatives and numerous representatives of other schools will play golf at (he Purdue University golf course in their annual outing preceding the spring meetings. Business sessions will begin Thursday when coaches and directors work on the 1967-68 football schedules. Facility representatives convene Friday. The meeting coincides wilh the annual conference outdoor track championships, to be held Friday and Saturday. COLTS SIGN HALFBACK BALTIMORE . (UPD-Defcnsive halfback Bob Boyd, who ran back 18 punts for 173 yards last season, has returned his signed 1982 contract to Ihe Baltimore Colts. Logan Netters Win Final Match Logansport High School's tennis team finished its season with a 6-1 over Indianapolis Tech and three seniors finished their high school play with victories. Dave Steinhilber and Fred Roark ended their scholastic play with wins in both singles and doubles and Tom Morris copped a singles win. Sophomore Tom Molique, playing No. 1, got the Berries off on the right foot with an easy, 6-0, 6-2, win over Tech's Bruce Paternoster. Then the three seniors followed with wins in the singles. Mike McFalridge lost his match in a tight battle, 6-3, 6-4. Molique and Steinhilber teamed up lo win the first doubles match and McFatridge and Roark copped the second. Every match of the day was won in straight sets. The win was -the third of the season in North Central Conference play for the Berries. Molique and McFatridge return for Logansport next season. Summary: Singles Tom Molique (L) over Bruce Paternoster (T) (i-0, 6-2. • Dave Steinhilber (L) over, Don Barnes (T) 6-2, 6-1. " Ernie Dallman (T) over Mike McFatridge (L) 6-3, 6-4. Fred Roark (L) over Bill Swan (T) 6-3, 6-3. Tom Morris (L) over Bill Hinman (T) 6-0, 8-4. Doubles Molique-Steinhilber (L) over Paternoster-Barnes (T) 6-1, 6-4. McFatridge-Roark (L) over Spadorcia-Belding (T) 6-4, 6-4. Longcliff Prepares for Summer Softball Program; Opens May 30 By BILL MOORE The 1962 'patient; Intra-Mural Softball season at the Logansporl state hospital, only a few weeks away,, already has a new league commissioner named by Ihe Director of Recreation, Carl A. Lubbcrt. . In announcing completed plan? for the fifth season of patient participation in the "slow pitch' version of softball at the hospital. Lubbert says ' (hat Ron Sitter, recreation therapist, will serve a? the eammisioner and that Ihe foul teams again will be managed anc coached by members of the recreation department. League play begins with the opening gamo on Memorial Day and' a champion will be delermined after fou'i rounds of play. New equipment consisting o; regulation balls, bats and gloves is already at the hospital, as 'are new uniforms in two-tone color combinations for the players. Patient participants must havt- Iheir names cleared by Ihe watt" doctors and all those competing are in good physical condition before and during the season of play. The teams consist of palient- LOGANSPORT MARINE SALES Hiway 24 and W. Linden DIAL 2320 -i. A A .A. A A. A A players from all male wards at the hospital and have taken their nicknames from major league teams. The Giants of Wards MS-1, 0 and C are Ihe defending champions of 1961 having won Ixilh the league title and the hos- pilal trophy last year. Other ward teams are: Cubs, L, 15, D and the Dairy Colony; Yankees; H and I, K, Camp and G and the Indians composed of players from the "Stale Farm" ward. Each team has ten regular players as is required by the slow pitch rules of.the American Softball Association which safie- tions such activities that include hospital participation. During the season from May 30 to 'about Labor Day the selection of All-Star players from the patients' league plays home-and home games, with other slate hospitals in Indiana. Umpiring assignments for (he Longcliff Intra-Mural league are handled by the commissioner who is a former U.S. Navy man and also a graduate of Indiana State. All games are played under the lights and start at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Friday evening throughout the summer season. This activity is perhaps the largest from.,a participating stand- .point and attracts' several hundred patients lo the games during the year. DARK EYES Indiana's largest selling VODKA SO—Gaby 4, Cummins 5. BB—off aby 1, off Cummins 5. DP— Slecher to Robbins to R. Smith; Maple 19 Hillis to B. Smith. LOB —Anderson 4, 1 Logan 4. Winning Pilcher—Cummins. Loser—Gaby. Umps—Miller, Wisler and Mummert. Time 1:46. Baseball Standings By United Press International - American League W L Pet. GB lleveland 17 11 .607 New York. ,16 11 .593 i/ 2 Minnesota 18 13 .581 % Ihicago ( 18 14 .563 1 Baltimore ' 15 13 .5,16 2 Los Angeles 1.1 14 .481 3'/ 2 Detroit 13 14 .481 3'/ 2 Boston 13 14 .481 li'/a Kansas City 14 18 .438 5 Washington 6 21 .222 l(ty Tuesday Night's Results Chicago 4 Washington 3 Minnesota 4 Detroit 2 Kansas City 6 Cleveland 5 Baltimore 7-Los Angeles 1 Boston 14 New York 4 Wednesday's Probable Pitchers Minnesota at Detroit — Ptfscua] (4-2) vs. Bunning (4-1). New York at Boslon (nigh!) Stafford Ci-2) vs. Schwall (1-4). Los Angeles at Baltimore (night)—McBride (1-3) vs. Estra da (2-3). Washington at Chicago (night)— Stenhouse (2-0) vs. Wynn (2-1). Kansas City al Cleveland (nighl)—Walker'(4-2) vs. Grant (2-0). Thursday's Games New York at Boston Los Angeles at Baltimore, night (Only games scheduled.) National League W L Pet. GB San Francisco 25 8 .758 ... Los Angeles 21 12 .636 4 St. Louis 17 12 .586 6 incinnati 17 13 .567 (>'/£ Pittsburgh 15 14 .517 8 Philadelphia 13 15 .464 Wi Milwaukee 14 17 .452 10 Houston 11 19 .367 12Vj New York 8 18 .308 1.11/4 Chicago • ft 22 .290 15 Tuesday Night's Results New York (1 Chicago 5 (13 inns.) Cincinnati 3 Philadelphia 2 Pittsburgh 5 Milwaukee 4 (10 inns) Los Angeles 10 Houston 7 San Francisco 6 St. bouis 3 Wednesday's Probable Pitchers Chicago at New York — Ellsworth (2-4.) vs. Jackson (1-4). St. Louis at San Francisco — Sadecki (1-2) vs. Marichal. (6-2). Cincinnati at Philadelphia (night) — Drabowsky (0-3) vs. Hamilton (3-2). Milwaukee at Pittsburgh (night) —Hendley (2-2) vs. McBcan (3-1). Houslon al Los Angeles (night) —Farrell (3-2) vs. Koufax (4-2). Thursday's Games St. Louis at San Francisco Cincinnati at Philadelphia, night Milwaukee at Pittsburgh, night Houston at Los Angeles, night (Only games scheduled.) Logansport, Indiana, Pharos-Tribune Twenty-one FORCE OUT—Indian Tito Francona is out at second base in the third inning after Chuck Essegian hit to Dick Howscr, Athletics shortstop. Howscr tossed to Jerry Lumpe at second for the out. The throw to first was not in time to get Essegian. (UPI) Several Applications For Top IHSAA Post lion by the end of May. The new commissioner will succeed L. V. Phillips, who announced his retire. ment recently. He has hold the job 18 years. There was speculation that the were remained a well-guarded j board may decide on a school ad- secret, but board president Lester jminislralor ralhcr than a man M. Parker of Royal Cenler said whose experience has been largely INDIANAPOLIS (UPI) - The Board of Control of (he IHSAA meets Saturday lo "screen the field of applicants" (or the commissioner's position. How many applicants there there were "quite a few." Parker said previously the hoard hopes to arrive at a selec- Jaipur Not Slated for Preakness BALTIMORE (UPI)-Only Jai- pur was missing today as the canriidales for Saturday's Freak- ness slakes engaged in their final workouts. Jaipur is not due lo check inlo Pimlico until Thursday, when the official entries will be accepted al a cost of $1,000 each. 11 will cost an additional $1,000 lo start in this second jewel of the triple crown. Owned by George Widener of New York, Jaipur did not run in the Kentucky Derby. In fact, he has made only two starts this year, winning the Gotham and Withers at Aqueduct in impressive fashion. Decidedly, winner of Ihe Derby, remains a strong choice to win the Preakness and strengthen his bid to become the first Triple Crown winner since Cilation in 1948. However, Maryland horsemen are predicting that if Decidedly is beaten in Saturday's classic, Jaipur is the horse who will gel the job done. The oilier probable starters in- in the field of athletics, but officials said they were not committed. Assistant commissioner Herman Keller, (he former Evansville coach, has said repeatedly he was "not a candidate" for the job. and added he was undecided whether to accept if it were of- r ered to him. Phil Eskew, superintendent of schools at Hunlinglon, was prominently mentioned as a possible successor to Phillips, as was Marion .Crawley, (he long-lime coach and athletic director at Lafayette. clude Roman Line who finished 2-3 and Ridan, the Derby; Sunrise County, Prego, Greek Money, Flying Johnnie, Green Hornet, Vimy Ridge and Crimson Satan. Babe RuthTryouts Set for Saturday Babe Ruth tryouls will he held at Riverside Park Saturday at 1 p.m. All Managers and Coaches are asked to be at the park 30 minutes preceding. All applications must be lunied in to league officials Rex Hunter, at Berman's, Sparkle Cleaners, at the offices of Fairview or Riley schools, by noon Thursday. The applications must be. in so that the league can prepare a player list. WOULD BAN BOXING BATON ROUGE, La. (UPI)-A bill was introduced in the Louisiana Slate Legislature Tuesday calling for a ban on professional boxing in (he stale. If approved, (he ban would go in effect Aug. 1. Rep. Francis E. Bickford, who introduced the bill, said professional boxing was against "all civilized concepts of WHENEVER THE WEATHER PERMITS! *ADAM STRAWS ... a c-o-o-l l-wosomel Just a couple of our breezy, summerweight straws . . . with the distinctive touches of ADAM styling . . . Plenty of other shapes, brims and crowns to choose from, Come in and try one now; to STORE HOURS Mon.-Tuos.-Thurs.-Sal. 9 to 5 Wodnosdoy 9 to 12, Fridoy 9 to 9 4/5 *2- 40 ,00 or 80 PROOF .'•• DISTILLED rtOM!lOO% GRAIN NEUTRAL SPIRITS PRODUCT OF'U.S. A. CLEAR SPRING ' . . • DISTILLING CO,,ODIVISION OF JAMES B. BEAM DISTILLING CO,, CLERMONT, KY. IMUJHIHI 3,13-aiSiE.MorketlSt.

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