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Wednesday Evening, June 20,1982. Logansport, Indiana Pharos-Tribune VKteo Baseballs Sprinkled With Vaudeville Piersal Breaks In New Act for Detroit Fans By MILTON RICHMAN UPI Sports Writer Ever think you'd see Vaude ville come back? And to baseball, of all places! It did Tuesday, and as they say in show business, it was a gasser. Casey Stengel, that fine old trouper, suddenly did a jig at the Polo Grounds, . .Ralph Houk and Billy Hitchcock were set up foi a boxing glove comedy routine in Baltimore . . . and imaginative Jim Piersal broke in a brand new act in Detroit. Casey did his jig. up the clubhouse steps with the public address system playing "Happy Days Are Here Again" after the last - place New York "Mets snapped' a seven - game losing streak with a 6-5 victory over the Milwaukee Braves. The boxing gloves were presented to Houk and Hitchcock by a department store as a reminder of the fist fight the two managers almost got into the last lime the New York Yankees met the Baltimore Orioles. "Keep Punching" There was a message with the gloves to each manager: "Keep punching." Houk and Hitchcock traded only smiles at home plate, but .then the Orioles handed the Yankees Iheir fifth straight loss, 3-1, with Brooks Robinson doing most of the damage. Picrsall put on the liveliest show of all as Frank Lary won his first game since April 13 by pitching the Detroit Tigers to a 5-0 win over the Washington Senators. Jim singled in the sixth inning but was left stranded. Even so, he solemnly rounded the bases and then cut over as Lary walked off the mound. , Suddenly, Piersall feinted as.if (o bowl Lary over' then dodged around the startled Tiger pitcher. Previously, while waiting his turn in (he on-deck circle, the Senator outfielder walked over to the stands and chatted with a woman fan. Piersall swung at one of Lary's pitches and missed with the bases loaded in the seventh, the bat flying out of his hands and landing near the mound. Lary walked over as if to pick it up but left the bat on the ground. The crowd roared as Piersall was forced to go to the mound to retrieve his bat. Cash Paced Tigers That was the kind of 'night it was. On the more serious side, Lary held the Senators to six hits while Norm Cash paced the Tigers' nine - hit attack with his 17th homer. The Minnesota Twins moved within a half game of the American League lead with a 9-4 decision over the Chicago White Sox as the Boston Red Sox were beating the first-place Cleveland Indians, 4-2. The Los Angeles Angels took over third place with a 7-4 win over Kansas City. In the National League, the Los Angeles Dodgers increased .their lead to 2'/£ games by defeating the St. Louis Cardinals, ,1-2. The Houston Colts subdued the San Francisco Giants, 6-4, the Cincinnati Reds edged the Pittsburgh Pirates, 2-1, and the Chicago Cubs clipped the Philadelphia Phillies, 9-5. Major League Results By United Press International American League Boston 001 002 010— 4 10 0 Cleveland 000 000 020— 241 Monbouquette (5-7) «nd Pagli- aroni. Gomez, Funk. (7), Bell (9) and Romano. Loser — Gomez (0-1), HR—Malzone, Green. New York 000 010 000— 170 Baltimore 000 Oil Olx— 360 Terry, Bridges (8) and Berra. Estrada, Fisher (9) and Landrith. Winner - Estrada (4-8). Loser- Terry (7-7). HR-B. Robinson. Los Angeles 001 022 Oil— 790 Kansas City 010 000 201— 4 12 2 McBride, Spring (7),: Fowler <8), Duren (9) and Rodgers. Wy- ntt, McDevitt (6), Fischer (8), Jones (9) and Azcue. Winner— McBride (7-3). Loser — Wyatt (4-5). H'R — McBride, Wagner, Torres,. Alusik, Thomas. Washington 000000,000—0 62 Detroit 110 200 lOx— 5 8 3 Osteen, Kutyna (4), Bouldin (7) and Retzer. Lary (2-4) and Roarke. Loser — Osteen (3-6). HR-Cash. Minnesota 220 500 000— 982 Chicago 000 102 100— 4 11 0 Kuat (7-4) and Battey. Pizarro, Zanni (2), Baumann (4), Kern- merer (5), Fisher (7) and Carreon. Loser — Pizarro (3-6). HR —Killebrew, Kaat, Power, AHi- • «on, A. Smith; National League Milwaukee 200 200 001— 571 New York 301 Oil OOx— 6 10 0 Piche, Curtis (3), Nottebart (7) and Torre, Uecker (3). Craig (4-9) and Cannizzaro. Loser—Curtis (1-4). HR—Christopher, Ma thews, Woodling. Chicago 030 000 006— 9 11 0 Phila 310 010 000— 5 12 1 Koonce, Hobbie (1), Gerard (7) and Thacker. Bennett, MdLish (9), Short (9), ''Baldschun (9), Brown (9) and Dalrymple. Win ner — Gerard (2-0). Loser—Short (3-4). Cincinnati 000 100 010— 2 10 Pittsburgh 100 000 000— 141 Maloney, Sisler (8), Henry (9) and Edwards. Francis, Olivo (9) and Burgess. Winner — Maloney (3-0). 'Loser—Francis (34). St. Louis 000 Oil' 000— 290 Los Angeles 200 000 lOx—3 60 Simmons, McDaniel (7) and Sa> watski. Drysdale (11-4) and Camilli, N. Sherry (8). Loser—Simmons <8-4). HR—Howard, Hood. Houston 030 002 100— 6 13 0 San Fran 000 021 001— 490 Woodeshick, Giusti (5), Farrell (9) and Smith. O'Dell, Larsen (3), Bolin (7) and HaUer. Winner —Giusti (2-3). Loser — O'Dell (7-6). HK-Smith, Baseball Standings By United Press International National League W. L. Pet. GB 47 23 .67'! 44 25 .638 2>/ 2 36 28 .563 8 37 29 .581 8 34 29 .540 9| 31 35 .470 14 29 35 .453 15 27 36 25 42 .429 1 .373 20'/4 Los Angeles San Francisco Cincinnati Pittsburgh St. Louis Milwaukee Houston Philadelphia Chicago New York 17 45 .27426 Wednesday's Probable Pitchers Houston at San Francisco— Bruce (5-1) vs. Marichal (10-4). Milwaukee at New York (2)— Cloninger (1-1) and Burdette (5-4) or Hendley (4-5) vs. Daviault (0-0) and Hunter (1-1). Chicago at Philadelphia (night) —Ellsworth (4-9) vs. Mahaffey (7-8). Cincinnati at Pittsburgh (night) —O'Toole (4-8) vs. Law (3-3). St. Louis at Los Angeles (night) — Sadecki (4-3) vs. Podres (3-6). Thursday's Games Chicago at Philadelphia, night (Only game scheduled) American League W. L. Pet. GB Cleveland 36 25 .590 ... Minnesota 38 28 .576 Vi Los Angeles 34 28 .548 2'/ 2 New York 32 27 .542 3 Baltimore 33 31 .516 4|/ 2 Detroit 30 30 .500 5'/i Kansas City 31 35 .4-70 7'/ 2 Chicago 31 35 .470 7y 2 Boston 28 34 .452 Wi Washington 21 41 .339 15i/ 2 Wednesday's Probable Pitchers Washington at Detroit—Cheney (1-1) vs. Mossi (6-6). New York at Baltimore (night) —Ford (3-4) vs. Barber (5-4). Los Angeles at Kansas City (nigM) — Bowsfield (1-3) vs. Walker (74). Boston at Cleveland (2, twi- aight) — Conley (6-6) and Fornieles (2-2) vs. Perry (" '.} and Latman (34). Minnesota at Chicago (night)— 3onikowski (5-6) vs. Wynn (34) or Herbert (4-4). Thursday's Games Joston at Cleveland Washington at Detroit Los Angeles at Kan City, night Minnesota at Chicago, night (Only games scheduled) American Association W. L. Pet. GB Indianapolis ....3826.594 ... Oma'ha 33 30 .524 4'/ 2 Denver 31.30 .508 5'/ 2 jouisville 31 31 .500 6 Oklahoma City ...2836.43810 DallasJFt. Worth • 26 34 .433 10 . Tuesday's Results Indianapolis 6 Louisville 3 Denver 4 Omaha 1 Oklahoma City 5 Dallas-Ft. Worth 1 Wednesday's Games Oklahoma City at Dallas - Fort 0 Worth (night) ' •Indianapolis at Louisville (night) Denver at Omaha (night) WARD WINNER OF HICKOK AWARD NEW YORK (UPI)'- Rodger Ward, Indianapolis, winner of this year's. Memorial Day 500-mile" into race, won the,May poll in balloting for the Hickok Professional Athlete of the Year award. .Ward received a total of 1 '193 joints, including 49 first-place votes, in his quest for the $10,000 diamond-studded belt which goes to the winner. Los Angeles Angels' sitcher Bo Belinsky was second in the voting with 156 points and jolfer Arnold Palmer was third with 80 points. Palmer won the aelt last year. SILVER BAT WINNERS-His golden touch with the bat last season (.361) earned .Norm Cash, Detroit Tiger first baseman, in uniform, a silver bat emblematic of the American League batting championship. The presentation prior to Tuesday's game against the Washington Senators at Tiger Stadium was made by Tiger announcer George Kelt (center) and was observed by in- jured AI Kaline, both former winners. Kcll won the award with his >-.343 average in 1949, while Kaline was the youngest winner in history with his .340 average in 1955. Kell is the only silver bat winner in both the minor and major leagues. .He won his first silver bat in 1943 at Lancaster, Pa. (UPI) Houston Wins NCAA Golf Championship DURHAM, N.C. <«PI) - Some 64 •• collegiate golfers ,were to begin match play on the" Duke Uni- gersity golf course today for the individual NCAA championship. Pre-tdurnament favorite Houston wrapped up the team title Monday. The 64 golfers are the survivors of a 220-man field after two days and .36 holes pf qualifying play which ended late Tuesday evening. . Houston's title winning team Giants, Cubs LL Winners The Logansport Metal Culvert Giants won a slugfest from the David Orioles 10-8 and the Wolf Oubs rambled past the Pennsy Keystones 10-3 in Little League jail games at Grain Field Tues day night. The Giants had a 6-2 lead on the Orioles going into the sixth inning when Metal Culvert lads punched home four runs and the Orioles then retaliated with a 6; run blast. Leading the Giants were. Curt Baker with a double and single, Mike Harvey, John Dawson and Mike Hall with two singles each. The Orioles were led by Bob LaDow with a double and single, Steve Underly with a double, Rick Sweet and Jeff Sholty with two singles each. Alan Gleitz pitched a 3-hitter For the Wolf Cubs and helped his own cause with two doubles to win the second contest, Greg Fisher had two singles .while Jerry Wolf added a double and single. Top batter for the Keystones was pitcher Larry Bruck, who got two singles. Summary: LMC Giants .'.10 David Orioles — 8 H 12 Dawson, Depoy and Blom; Babb, rlartoin and Sweet. R H Wolf Cubs 10 9 PRR Keystones .... 3 3 Gleitz and Hamm; Bruck Vicholes. E 5 6 and NCAA GAINS SUPPORT STEVENS POINT, Wis. (UPD- Phe NCAA has gained the sup- x>rt of the Wisconsin Inler-Scho- aslic Athletic Association, who Tuesday announced it favors the National High School Federation set up by the college group in opposition to the AAU. was paced by low qualifier Kermit Zarley, who fired a 68-72— 140, three strokes better than his nearest rivals. Charles Laytori of Georgia, Dick Dion of Duke and AU-American John Lotz of San Jose State tied for second among the low qualifiers with two-day totals of 143. Sparked by Zarley, the Houston regained the team crown a 588 score, 10 strokes un- club with der second place Oklahoma State which had a 598. Prior to last year's capture of team honors 'by iPurdue, the Houston team, had taken the championship five consecutive years. > This year, defending champion Purdue slipped to sixth place witH a 611. Triple Play in Minor League Game Timely hitting and a triple play marked action in the Summer Recreation program Minor League baseball Tuesday at Tower park. In the r/orning contest for older boys the Tigers edged out the Indians 4-3. The Tigers clinched the decision by uncorking a triple play in the last inning.. With runners on second and third and none out, a screaming liner was hit toward scicond. The Tiger* second Backer speared the drive, stepped on second and threw to third to compete the 3-out play. In the afternnon game for boys B years and under, .the Braves trimmed the Df.idgers 104 as Tom Maughmer smacked a homer for the winners. Sddie Johnson crashed a homer foe tl:» Dodgers. OLDER BOYS K H E Tigers 424 Indians 338 McKeever, Key, Corson and Corso, Wilson; G, Dunlap, Vitello and Schroder. •) AND UNDER R H E Braves Dodgers Maughmer and and McClain. R 10 4 Nelson; Klotz L'ONS INK THREE DETROIT (UPI)— Terry Barr, ary Lowe and Glen Davis, three leading members of \lhe.. Detroit Lions, have returned signed con- Tacts to the National Football League club for .the 1962 season. Barr caught 40 passes/ for 630 yards last season; Lowe, as. a defensive halfback, intercepted five passes, and Davis, a former track star, caught nine passes after missing most of the season. Tiiait. Rambling At Random We hadn't seen Naf in quite some time when he strolled into the office this week sporting a tan that proved he had spent most of his time during the early summer on the golf course. Mr. Nagol looked around at the vacant seat and inquired, "Where's that witch doctor that brews what you people in the Fourth Estate laughingly call coffee?" "If you're referring to Gleason Kistler," we answreed, "he's on vacation for a couple of weeks." "Well, then," Nat replied, "how bout a cup? drink." It oughta be safe to White's 3-Hit Pitching Tops BR Action The-Alpha Indians, downed the Pepsi Red Sox 3-0 on 3-hit pitching by Mike White and the FOP Giants nicked the Eagles Braves 4r3 as Rich Schumach had a field day in Babe Ruth games at Riverside park Tuesday night. The Indians got four timely hits to score their runs for a victory in the opener. Dave Rose of the Red Sox got the longest hit, a double. Rich Schubach banged out three hits, pitched a 4-hitter and struck out 16 batters to lead the Giants to victory in the nightcap. His brother, Ronnie, also had two hits to help the cause. Summary: R H E Alpha Indians 342 Pepsi Red Sox . 031 M.. White and S. Maple; M. Cox and D. White. ; R H E FOP Giants ' ••, 4 >7 2 Eagles Braves 342 Rich Schubach and Weimer; D. Apt, Sacchini and Gaumer. Hawks, Arrows Win Tipwa LL Contests WALTON-The, Hawks drove past the Shamrocks 84 and the Arrows remained unbeaten by trimming the Apaches 14-8 in Tip- wa LLB games here Tuesday night. The Hawks were led to victory by Kenny Baker who slammed out a double and single. Terry Barker paced the Shamrocks with a pair of singles. In the second tilt Randy Hammond belted a grand slam home run and added a double, Brad Turner had a double and single while Denny Rush got a double for the winning Arrows. The Apaches were held to four scattered siogles but coupled them with walks to score freely. Summary: R 8 4 Hawks i Shamrocks Golden and Rikard; Dillon, Barker and Working. ~ "" E 0 R 14 8 Arrows Apaches Hammond, Muehlhausen, Rush and 'Retake; Price and Strauch. WAY OUT FRONT PITTSBURGH (UPD-The Pittsburgh Pirates won the National League pennant by 27Ht games in 1902 for the- biggest pennant- clinching margin in major league history. AFL Meeting May Turn Into Wholesale Trading Market By ED FITE UPI Sports Writer DALLAS, Tex. ('UPI) — The 'athering of coaches and general managers of the American Foot- jail League at .Buffalo June 28- W may turn into a, trade mart, a survey of the.various clubs indicated today. : They actually will have, lilfle else to do since the league's owners will have threshed out matters of policy, expansion, rules chan- jes, etc., the previous three days. in the league's usual summer sessions in Boston. The coaches and front office josses set their own meetings in Buffalo to coincide with that week end's college All .'Star, football game sponsored by the American. Football Coaches' '. Association. They •will get an early line 1 on some oi the prize rookies they have drafted.' . : . '. Although there has been an in- crease in trading between AFL teams this off-season—19 trades to date compared with six a year /ago—most A:FL ; officials believe the big,move is yet to come. "There will be a lot of trades made,'' 1 says Dick Gallagher, general manager of the Buffalo Bills! "I think everybody has been -waiting for this; meeting." - , Sid Gillman of the 'San Diego Chargers disagrees. "There will:'be trades, but/they won't be big ones," says Gillman. "Clubs just aren't giving up top players. Those that offer one up want too much i in return. Most coaclies seem to be seeking offensive linemen, particularly guards ' and ; tackles. . Jim Otto, Oakland's-two - time AH-iLeague center, is'one of 'the most sought-after pla'yers;iri trade talk. Virtually every team in the league has tried to -acquire' him; some offering four or more play- ers in return. Another popular figure is Denver defensive tackle Bud McFadin, for whom San Diego reportedly offered six players a year ago. The champion Houston Oil- ers, according to one source, would give up four or five good players for MeFadin. COMING THIS SATURDAY The Logan Bowlmors ! GRAND OPENING Watch Friday's Paper for The Full Details I "How come my name wasn't in the paper the other day," Naf asked, "I broke a 100 for the first time and figured you'd have a big story on it." "Gee whiz! Golly! Gosh!," was the only thing we could manage to sputter. "You must have cheated." "Thanks a lot," said Naf, "The big thing in my life and you've gotta be sarcastic." He then proceeded to give us a strokc-by-strofcc replay while we pretended to listen. * * » Naf related that he had been to Chicago to watch his beloved Cubs play and stated that he thought they'd come out of a slump and could possibly finish as high as sixth place before the season was over. "You dreamer," we said, "they will be lucky to finish ahead of the Mels." "Oh, really," Naf snorted, "I'll have you know ..." and off he went with reason after, reason why the Cubs have a good baseball team but just haven't been getting the breaks. Our only retort .was, "According to you the Cubs haven't had a break since 1945." "That's right," said Naf. We dropped the subject, a u « He then offered one bit of criti cism toward the Cubs ball park. Wrigley Field. "It used to be one of the prettiest in the majors, but thcy'va let it get nut down. Paint's clu'pping, rails are rusting, the drainage system is rundown and it just isn't anywhere as nice as it used to be," Naf related. * » « We asked Naf what he thought of the recently played National Open golf tournament. "Well, I never -thought Nicklaus (Jack) could beat Palmer (Arnold), but he sure deserved it. But I'll take any bets that:the next lime they play hnad-to-head Arnie will win." * * * "They'll be facing each other in thft Western Open in Chicago and tiie British Open the week after," Naf said, "and I'll just bet that Palmer is better in both." We disagreed, "In one, maybe, Naf, but not in both." * » » Naf then related that he'd seen some of the Logansport Country Club golf classic played last week and said he thought the event was a big success. He also passed along the in- ormation he'd gotten from Pro John Carithers at Dykeman Park .hat the local golf association would hold its best ball tournament this Sunday at Dykeman. "I don't know who's playing with who," Naf said, "or who's "avored. I guess they'll announce the pairings at the meeting of the association Saturday night. He then stated, "Why don't you and I play together in the tournament?" We politely declined. * » » Mr. Nagol then got up to leave, looked down at the half empty cup of coffee and said, "When does Kistler get back? Maybe his coffee isn't quite as bad as I thought." DICK WATTS Ridenour to Walkerton WALKERTON-Former Logansport Highi School basketball star Jim Ridciiour will take over here next season as head basketball coach., Ridenoul 1 has been head coach at Boswellfor the past four years where his teams compiled a 55-30 record, induding a 16-5 mark this past season and 184 the year before. The Purilue University graduate will remain in Boswell during the summer months to handle the'lo- cal recreiilion program. 64 READY TO REPLACE PATTON ORMOND BEACH, Fla. (UPI) —Sixty-four of the Soulh's (op •amateur golfers went after Billy Joe Patton's vacated Southern Amateur crown today in the first six match play rounds. Patton, from Morganton, N.C., was not on hand to defend the title lie won last year in the annual tournament. Dale Morey, Sonny Ellis and Marlon Vogt led in the qualifying roands with 36-hole medal play totals of 140. They led the top 64 qualifiers in the championship flight today. It took a 156 over the par 72 Ellinor Village course to qualify. One of the tournament favorites, •Dudley Wysong of McKinney, Tex., shot a 158 and was knocked out. The field will be cut to two finalists Friday and they will play a rugged 36-hole final round on Saturday, A'S SIGN 'PITCHER BUFFALO, (N.Y. (UPI) — The Kansas City Athletics have signed Paul Emerick, a one-time Buffalo High School pitching star. The 21- year old righthander, currently serving in the Air Force, will report to the A's rookie camp at Daytona Beach, Fla., in November. COWBOYS START CAMP DALLAS, Tex. (UPI)—The Dallas Cowboys'. rookies,, veteran centers and quarterbacks will report to camp July 13 at Marquette, Mich. The rest of the National Football League squad will report to the northern Michigan college campus July 18. WIRE WALL fe FT. POOl 15 Inches Deep only $9.99 SPORRAND TOYS W. Oiy. Top Vatu. Stampt 513 E. Braadway Phont 2310 Yonks Take Camden TiltFrwm Indians CAMDEW -- The Yankees remained uidefeated in local Little League baseball Tuesday night by whipping (he Indians 12-5 with a late rush. The Yanks were led by Ray Smith wlw> had a double and two singles, Jim Honn with a double and single! Lane Martin with two singles and John Cline witli a double. Tie Indians were paced by Slewa,;:t Milligan and. Gerald Benefiel, each with a double. Summary: Yankees. Indians D. Smith, Cline H E 9 2 563 and Martin; R 12 Wertz, Diltman, G. Benefiel and G. Benefiel, R. Benellel. LADIJES DAY WINNERS Esther !>hook and Helen Brown were the prize winners Tuesday at the Lo.jansport Country Club's weekly Lidies Day event. They won honors in a "Poker Hand" tourney. Some 3(1 ladies took part in the event. - Honest injunil We know what you. need and fust how to service you. 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