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Monday Evening. June 24, 1957. Logansport, Indiana, Pharos-Tribun* K « ^~= ——— ; „ loganspon, inaiana. Fnaros-Tribun* FiftMi Mantle Has Yanks Looking Like Champions Again Retain Half-Gome •" '—— —— — ^ Bulge Over Chisox Mickey on Three-Week Batting Binge of .486; Schantz Bests Pierce to Win Ninth Game or Season. Mickey Mantle couldn't put over the crusher on the Chicago White Sox all by himself, but his devastating .486 three - week batting splurge has' the New York Yankees looking like world champions again. Mantle staged a one - man riot for the season's largest crowd, 63,787, Sunday with six hits as the Yankees retained their half-game American League lead in their split with the White Sox. Mickey had four hits in the Yankees' 9-2 opening win and crashed a three- run homer in the ninth inning ot the nightcap but the Sox hung on to win, 4-3. The victory in the nightcap enabled the Sox to snap the Yanks' 10-game winning streak and salvage one game of the key four- game series. Mantle, who could become the majors first .400 hitter since Ted Williams in 1941, had three singles and a double as the Yankees pounded out 16 hits to hand Billy Pierce his fifth defeat in the opener. Bobby Shantz limited the! Sox to six hits to win his eighth I straight game and raise his season's mark to 9-1. Homer Victory Margin Dick Donovan shut out the Yankees with three hits for eight innings in the second game but then Mantle lowered the boom with his three-run homer in the Yesterday's Results American League (1st Game) Cleveland 400 025 021—14 19 1 Washington 002 000 000— 282 Wynn (9-8) and Brown. Aber- naihy, Byerly (1), Hernandez (6), Legion Nips Valpo, 3-2 Logansport's Junior Legion base' ball club garnered only five hits Sunday afternoon, but bunched four of them into one inning and earned a 3 to 2 victory over Valparaiso at Riverside park. Billy Cuppy set down the visitors on two hits and permitted both runs in the third inning on a walk, hit, three errors and a wild pitch. . Cuppy fanned 13 Valparaiso batters, including 10 in a row from the second to the first hitter in the fifth inning. Logansport's profitable third inning outburst was launched by Jim Sweet's single. An error and singles by Pat O'Connor, Larry Hyde (8) and Berberet. Loser — j-Farrell and Larry Cart accounted Abernathy (1-8). HR—Wertz (llth) H° r three tallies. Woodling (3rd). (2nd Came) Cleveland 000 Oil 140— 7 12 1 Washington 200 000 030— 591 Garcia, iVarleski (7), Daley (9) Valparaiso .."....002 MO 0—2 2 2 Only other hit. collected by Manager Bob Hunter's club was a fifth inning single by Butch Jones. [ The summary: Major League Standings American League W. L. Pet. .GB New York . 39 23 .629 ... Chicago 38 23 .623 % Cleveland 34 28 .548 5 Detroit 33 30 .524 6% Boston 33 31 .516 7 Baltimore 28 34 .452 11 Kansas City 25 38 .397 14% Washington . 22 45 .328 19 Monday's Probable Pitchers Detroit at Baltimore (night) — Maas (7-4) vs Brown (1-3). (Only game scheduled.) Tuesday's Games Detroit at Washington, night Kansas City at Baltimore, night Cleveland at New York, night Chicago at Boston, night National League and Nixon. Kemrnerer, Clerenger (9) and Courtney. Winner—Garcia (3-4). Loser—Kemmerer (2-5). HR —Lemon (iOlht, Smith, 2 (5th & 6th), Narleski (1st). Logansport 003 000 x —3 5 3 Parker and Mitchell; Cuppy and lies. Hanks Drives Winner In 300-Mile Contest TRENTON, N.J, (UP) — Sam <lnt Game) Chicago !00 000 010— 260 New York 000 315 OOx— 9 16 0 Pierce, Staley (G), LaPalme (8) and Moss. Shantz (9-1) and Berra. race, led for the final 100 miles to St, Louis Milwaukee Cincinnati Philadelphia Brooklyn Now York. Pittsburgh Chicago VI. L. Pet. GB 36 25 ,5!)0 .. , 36 27 .571 1 37 28 .569 1 34 28 .548 Z'A 33 29 .532 3V/ 30 34 .469 7V4 23 41 .359 14% 20 37 .351 14 Monday's Probable Pitchers Loser—Pierce (10-5). HR — Bauer (9th). (2nd Game) Chicago New York 111 000 100— 4 9 1 000 000 003— 370 Donovan, LaPalmo (9) and Bat- toy. Cieotte, Ditmar (2), LarsenM&W Mercury to victory before ' , (7) and Berra. Winner Boston verdict until Paul LaPalme struck out pinch - hitter Darrel! Johnson with two runners in scoring position. Nelson Fox' seventh - inning homer was the margin of victory for the Sox. The Cleveland Indians whipped the Washington Senators, 14-2 and 7-5, tho Boston Red Sox walloped the Kansas City Athletics, 10-6 and 10-1, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Detroit Tigers, 5-4, in tho other A.L. games. In the National League, the St. Louis Cardinals downed the slumping Brooklyn Dodgers, 4-3, and led by one same when the Milwaukee Braves scored 7-6 and 7-3 victories over Ihe Philadelphia Phillies. The Cincinnati Redlegs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-3 and 5-2, and the Now York Giants Detroit toppled the Chicago Cubs 7-2 and 'Baltimore Fox (4th), Mantle (21st). fist Game) Kansas City 000 000 303— B B 0 253 000 OOx—10 15 0 Garver, McUermott (2), Host Hanks, Pacific Palisades, Calif Brooklyn at St. Louis (night)winner of the Indianapolis 500-mile Erskine (0-0) vs Jones (4-2). Philadelphia at Milwaukee (night) —Haddix (5-4) vs Spahn (7-4). (Only games scheduled.) Tuesday's Games Pittsburgh at Chicago New York at Cincinnati, night Brooklyn at Milwaukee, night (Only games scheduled.) ?rab the 300-mile Hamilton.Town- ship Sweepstakes auto race here Sunday. Hanks averaged B8.3G miles an hour in finishing the race'in 3 hours and 35 minutes. He drove a Donovan 1 10,000 spectators, Johnny Mantz, Los Angeles, Calif., finished second and Ralph Moody, Dania, Fla., was third. Two accidents marred the Sweepstakes. Bob Walker, running third after 110 miles, slammed into a retaining fence on the 1 1.2th .. , Por.tflcarrero (4), K ell n e r" a ' n - Trov Kullman, 1052 Indian(6), Gorman (8) and Smith. Brew-'apolis winner, crashed inlo thu er (8-6) ami White. Loser — Gar-1 funcc when he swc.-ved to avoid American Association W. L. .Pet. St. Paul 38 28 Minneapolis 40 30 .57-1 Wichita 4030 .571 Omaha 3829 ,5(17 Denver 3529 .54-7 Hoosier Stars Trounced by Kentucky "5" LOUISVILLE, Ky. (UP)—Kentucky stole' the thunder, from Indiana's high school basketball "All Stars"'with superior physical.fit- ness and shooting, but Hoosier coach Angus Nicoson vowed today his proteges will come back strong in Saturday's return match at Indianapolis. Saturday's win was only the third in. 18 engagements for the Blue Grass staters, but they left little doubt of the outcome from the very sta'rt. "They were ahead of us as far as physical condition is concerned," said Nicoson. "At least six of them had competed in other. All Star games this year. Softball SCHEDULE FOB WEEK Monday—6 p.m. A&W Pirates vs. G. T. Jets and KLK Kolts vs. Alpha Bears in Colt League. Tuesday—7 p.m. YMCA game, 8:15 YMCA vs. Grass Creek. Wednesday—7:30 Jr. Legion vs. Winamac. Thursday—5:30 KLK Kelts vs. A&W Pirates (Colt League); 8 p.m. FOP vs. Peru (CIBL). Friday—6 p.m. Alpha Bears vs. G.T. Jets (Colt League) 8:15 Grass Creek game. LONGCLIFF, KC's WIN The State Hospital sofLbal) squad stopped the UAW 11-4 and the Knights -of Columbus spilled We- gerl's Drive-In 5-3 in a pair ol softbail features at Riverside park diamond Saturday night. In the first game, first sacker Mills of the Stale Hospital club smacked two home runs each with "They also hit much better than I lwo run ners aboard while Web we did. They hit better than 50 S i mons blasted one for UAW with one on base. Timely hits, walks and errors helped the KC's win the nightcap. Gary Packard swatted a basses empty homer for We- gerl's in the sixth. per cent (40 ot 74 shots) while we were hitting about 35 per cent (33 of 94)." Nicoson had no alibis. "We've got a good ball club," he said. "It was just a case of the boys having a bad night. Maybe the boys fro/.e up because they were pitched too high." Nicoson lauded the Blue Grass boys "as the best team I've seen." He had particular praise for Kentucky's .starting guards—Bill Ray Lickerl, who scored 32 points, and Bab arpcnter, who added 28. "They're big and fast and good shooters," Nieoson said. "They also play good defense." iVicoson classed this year's Kentucky squad - in the same class with the' "one on which Wallace Longcliff UAW 442,01—11 7 2 040,00— 472 (Wah Wnh) Jones and Ralph Beard, former Kentucky Univpr- ' sity stars, played in the middle 1940's." Nicoson termed the Hoosier's ver (4-fi). HR — Williams UBUD, Zernlal (15th), Power (7th) Hold (1st). (2nd Game) Kansas City Boston 000 not 000— l 5 1 300 131 ilx—10 1C () Terry, Trucks (fi), Morgan (8) and Thompson, Sullivan (5-5) a-nd Daley. Loser—Terry (2-2). HIl — Mahone Ulih), Williams (19th), Stephens.(tsl), dement (Ulh). hitting Walker's disabled car. Neither driver was injured .seriously, but both were forced out of the race. 5-1. in other N.L. activity. The Indianfi rapped out 19 hits, including eight doubles and home runs by Vic Wcrte and Gene Woodling, in their opener and thn Al. Smith hit two homers and Hay Narieski one in the nightcap. Early Wyrm wnn his ninth game and Mike Garcia his third for the Tribe. Frank Malzone drove in five runs and Ted Williams hit two homers as the fled Sox banged out 31 Mia in their sweep of the Athletics. Homer .Snaps Tie Jim Busby's fifth-inning homer snapped a 4-4 tic and enabled Kay Moore to gain his third victory for the Orioles. Don Leo Buffered the loss for the .Tigers. Wally Moon tripled home two run.i and then stole home with the decisive run /or the Cardinals. Larry Jackson scored his ninth win although he needed help from Hoyt Wilhelm in the ninth while Don Dry.sdaic dropped his fourth decision. Bill jTrut'On knocked in three run* in the nightcap for the Brave* after Ilank Aaron singled home the winning run in Ihe ninth Inning of the opener to deul Robin Roberts his ninth defeat, JJob Buhl won his eighth game and Taylor Phillips his third for tho Braves, who went back inlo second place. George Crowe hit two homers and Don 31oak, Frank Robinson and Smokey Burgess one each in Cincinnati's sweep of the Pirates, which was marked by another "duster" breakoul. Thu umpires finally threatened both managers after Pittsburgh's lion Kline anil Cincinnati's Tom Acker throw pitches that knocked down rival hitters, Johnny Anlonclli won Ma fifth game and Curt Barclay his lbir<l a* the Giants swept their first douhlohea-der of thu season Bobby Thomson had two hits In cuch game to help hand prize Cub pitchers Dick Drott and Moo Dra- liowsky the losacs. FULL HOUSE BUFFALO, N.Y.-A $25 fine was given molorist Willie L. Daniel, 22 when he pleaded guilty to over loading his auto. Police said that when they stopped Daniel, he had four passengers in thu front seat, 003 100 000—4 G 0 eight in the rear and two on the 004 OK) OOx— 5 13 11 hood. Hoeft, Lee (3), Aber (5), Sle-a- tcr (8) and House, Wilson (8). Moore (3-5) an'd Triandos. Loner —Lee (1-3). Hit—Uu.sby Ulh). (Ini Game) Pittsburgh 003 000 000— 3 10 l Cincinnati Milwaukee 0.10 002 Ilx— 7110 Cardwell, Iloarn (2), Miller (3), Mori-head Farrell ((it and Lr>pa,la. Phillips, Trow bridge (7) and Crand-nll. Winner — Phillips (3-2). Loser—More/loud (0-1). HR —Bouchee (llth), Malhiws (12th). 400 (MO HOx— 5 12 Ol Hut flume) Winamac Jr. Legion Edged by Lafayette WINAMAC—The Winamac Junior tnnion bnscbnll loam extended Lafayette Post to 10 innings, before dropping a 7 to 6 decision hero Saturday. The locnls scored five of thnlr six runs in a bia fifth Inning uprising, knocking out starting pitch-, •r, Dixon, Kach leam collected seven hiU •with Planck leading the Winarnac itluck. DiniiMe V». Kcrir/n NEW YORK (UP) _ WcHor- weight Tony Oinin.sc of Astoria, N.Y., is favored at 13-5 to beat Gnlo Kcnvln of Valley Stream, N.Y., tonlBhl In Iholr-televised ID- rounder at St. Nicholas Arena. DlBiaso registered four knocfc- «m!.s Jn his 17 victories. Cannndinn - born Kerwin stopped five opponents In his 23 wins, lie k*t tour bouts amd tad ona draw. Swamson, O'Brion ID, King /,'lj w „ Purkcy (5), Fate (II) and Folles, 1-w Yo '" k Jelfcoal ((i-5i and Bailey. Loser— Swanson (1-1). till—-Crowe (12th), Robinson (I2lh), Virdon (5th). (£ii(j Game) Pittsburgh 001 010 000— 2 () Cincinnati 014 OOO OOx— 5 i) 0 Kline, Arroyo 13), Swaaion (0) and Hand, Moilea (II). Acker, San- ch.(j/, ((1) and Kurgcss. Winner — Acker (8-3). Loser — Kline (2-11) [[ft — iloak (llth), Crowe U3lh) Burgess (3rd), Skinner (2nd). 012 200 001— fi JO 400 010 J01— 7 10 0 (1st Game) Jttiladlpbia Milwaukee Roberta ((!•()> and Lon-aln. Buhl (8-2) and Ilice, HR — llepul.sk! (9lh), lirulon (5lh). (2ml Game) Pihiladlprhia 000 012 000— 3 7 I GET A fir* stone Brake Special 19 A $3.50 Value Now*. 1 Here's What We Dot • Remav* front whtoli and * Impact lining. A Imped, clean and rftptxfc •* front whtol b«ar|no». 3 Impact brok* tlrumt. _• Check and add brake fluid ^ II noodocl. 5 Ad|uit Ihe brokli »hcn» lo iccura full contact wild drum*, f Carefully tott brakn. STORES 3rd and Eel River Av«. Dial 3922 Chicago 101 400 010— 771. OIK) 200 300— 5 10 0 (7), Miller (<!), Anl/Mielll, Grlssom '8) and Kail. Broil, ... Lown Iff) and Neoman. Winner— Anlonelli (5-0), Losor — Droll (0-7) J[R—Moryn UlUi). (Jind Game) Now York Chicago 30 37 .448 Louisville . is 53 .353 Sunday's Results Indianapolis J) Minneapolis 4 fist) Indianapolis 6 Minneapolis 0 (2nd) Wichita 9 St. Paul 3 Omaha 4 Charleston 3 Denver 3 Louisville 0 (1st) Don-ver 13 Louisville 2 (2nd) ' Hamia Favored Over Bassey in TiHe Bout PATHS (UP)—Frenchman ChcnT 1-I.amlu of Algeria is favored at 7-5 lo bent H-ogan (KM) Bassey of Nigeria tonight In their 15- round fight for the vacant world ead'iorwoigltl almmplonslvlp. Although both are .from Africa, Ittp • contender Hamia is fighting for France; IJrlUsh oham.pion. More than 15,000 arc expected at lihe indoor Palais dea Sports to witness this Sinai contest for Uic J2(i-pound UtLe, which was left vacant uy.Uio March retirement of American Sandy Saddler 'because defense as "the worst part of their game." Kentucky was "a little quicker and 'more aggressive than we were," Nicoson said. "We were always about a half-step behind." Nicoson, who used 11 men in Ihe first 1.1 minutes, commended Bob Orrill of Madison, selected as tho Star of Stars in the opening encounter, and Albert Maxcy of Indianapolis Alludes, for playing "very good ball. Ted Luckenbill (of ElkharU also did a fine job for us." Coach Ralph Carlisle's Ken- tuckiaas hit Am in the -first half as they raced to a 43-30 lend. Kentucky uppcd Its lead to 71-52 going inlo the final period. Onrill topped the Hoosier scoring with 14 points. Maxey and John Coalmen of South Bend Central's state chumps added 12 apiece. Ifooslers reassemble in Thomas and Hicks; C. Jones and Simons. K. of C. V/egcri's 230,000,0—5 8 2 000,101,1—3 7 3 Bauer and Maroney; H. N'owell and L. Baker, F. Martin. WEGERT'S TO PLAY Wegert's Drive-In games scheduled for this week are: Monday at State Hospital against Longcliff, 7 p.m. Wedneseday at Burnettsville, 8 p.m. Thursday at Kewan- Braves Lose Adcock On Fractured Ankle MILWAUKEE (UP)— The pennant-contending Milwaukee Braves will bo wilJuout' lihe bnt of first- baseman Joe Adcock for the nex-l ,« to 8 weeks because of a fractured ankle. The big first baseman, beset by -a bad knee for the past inondh, fractured a small bone in ills riflli-L ankle and lore si>ine liga- monLs when he slid inu> secom! base during the second inning of Sunclniy'a second game w-iUi Pliila- delpliia. Adcock i»a<l walked and ran lo second on Del Oandull's infield Jilt. He slid into Wie b;ig to uvok! a tag by seoorul-basomni) Kd<lie Ka/.anski a-nd couldn't get up. Obviously in pain, Adcoek was carried -from -the field on a slrctcher and taken U) a hospital -for a.n X-ray whloh disclosed the full extent of the injury, 179 Golfers Set Record The biggest golfing day of the season was registered at Dykeman Municipal course Sunday when 179 persons toured the links, according to'John Carithers, manager. The week's total of 723 was only slightly less than the high of 735 posted the previous week. Frank Henry, Jr., who won the city open last Sunday, will receive his trophy and prizes will be distributed at the smorgasbord banquet at 7:30 o'clock tonight at the Dykeman Park clubhouse. Carithers also announced that qualifying rounds for the annual Junior Chamber ot Commerce White Sox Pitcher's Wife Helps Capture Prowler at Apartment CHICAGO (UP) — The wife of Chicago White Sox pitcher Jack Karshman teamed up with a woman friend to put out a prowler they found in the Harshman's South Side apartment. Mrs. Harshman, 27, said she returned to her apartment Sunday and found a man identified as Robert Shieolte, 28, in the living room. Shieolte claimed he lived in the building and had investigated when h« heard the Harshman'i poodle bark. When Mrs. Harehman went to the telephone to 'check out his story, Shicotte made for the door. But Mrs. Harsiiman and her tournament will be conducted Fri- friend, Miss Christine Burdeen, 36, day. Any boy in Cass county under the age of 18 years is eligible to play 36 holes and the low four qaulifiers will form the Logansport squad for the stale finals at Bedford, all expenses borno by the Jaycees. The registration: Monday 39 Tuesday 47 Wednesday 107 Thursday i;j(j Friday ....^ 75 Saturday MO Sunday ]73 Total* 723 TIT FOR TAT MIL/FORD, Conn, — Detective Hugo Blnnderi, a private investigator checking violators of Connecticut's Sunday blue laws, himself was accused of the same violation for working on the Sabbath. grappled with him and prevented his escape. Another tenant, Arnold Morton, 32, passed by in the hallway and joined the scuffle, subduing the intruder. Shicolle was held on an open, charge. Mrs. Harshman said nothing was missing. "I don't think I'll tell Jack," rfie said about the experience. "He hag enough troubles as it is the way the Sox are going." Among Glacier National Park's 400 bears, only :i dozen bog food from visitors. One of Hie most notorious bear panhandlers was once trapped and taken to a remote area. Three weeks and 110 miles later she was back on hor old stand on the Going-to-the-Sun, Highway. 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Hra- bmvsky, Hlllman M), Klston (fl), Lown <D) .ami Fanning. I/war — Drabowsky U-li). llll—Walls (1st). Brooklyn St. Louis 020 ()()(» 1)01— 3 (1 1 100 300 UOx— 4 5 I) Orysdalo, Lahlne (7) unit Cam- nunollu. .fuck-sun, WllJielm '!)) and M. Smith. Winner—JiR' Loser—Drysdalu (5-4). 24, because of Jvis top rating and h!.s' record of but on<; defeat anil two draws In M fifflw. Bassey Js u jfood puncher, particularly with lihe '.(.-ft hook, His 47-KW. record Includes 17 knockouts. Treason is the only crime iln- flncil In the Constitution of the United Stales. at Fuirvluw pnrk. Carl Newell of Lucerne rapped the only home run of the contest as the Lions outhit the Hulehcts, il to 3, Summary: liicoruo 200 010 l-~4 I) 2 Wu»Ulntflo» -4l)Ji 001) x—It 3 3 lirldgo, Jlobinson CD und Hair Young (II); Unwell and Vance. 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