Garden City Telegram from Garden City, Kansas on August 10, 1963 · Page 13
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NY YankeesSpel! Trouble Houk's Gray Hair May Turn Brown By MIKK RATHKT Associated Press Sports Writer Oil. how Ralph llouk suffers. First Mickey Mantle pets mangled, then Whitey Ford gols miauled. And the Now York Yankees play catch-me- if-you-can with the rest of the American League. Since Ford was bombed out at Washington and became Houk's latest problem, Stan Williams has pitched a one- hititer, Al Downing a three-hitter, Ralph Terry a six-hitter and Jim Bouton a five-hitter. The opposition has scored — - -- - - two runs — one earned. The Standings By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS American League W. U. Pet. G.B. New York .-.. 72 40 .043 — Chicago 64 49 .566 8'A Minnesota 63 50 .558 9Va Baltimore 64 53 .54 10 W 2 Cleveland 5G 60 .483 18 Boston 54 58 .482 18 Los Angeles .. 54 64 .458 21 Kansas City .-51 61 .455 21 Detroit 5f) 61 .450 Washington ..41 73 .357 Friday's Results New York 1, Los Angeles 0 Minnesota 5, Boston 3 Baltimore 7, Washington 1 Kansas City 5, Cleveland 1 Page 14 Garden City Tolegram Saturday, August 10, 1963 To Help Zoo Chicago 2-1, Detroit 1-3 (2nd, 10 innings) Sunday's Games New York at Los Angeles Boston at Minnesota Kansas City al Cleveland Ballimore al Washington Detroit at Chicago (2) National League W. L. Pct.G.B. It's enough to turn Houk's gray hairs browa. Botiton's 1-0 victory over the Los Angeles Angels Friday night was his 15th triumph and fourth shutout. It increased the Yankees' edge to 8'/i games over the second-place Chicago While Sox. The White Sox won the opener of a twi-night doublehcader with Detroit 2-1 on Catnilo Cartoon's tic-breaking single, but the Tigers stumbled to a 3-1, 10-inning nightcap victory although two Detroil runners were thrown out at Hie plate and another was cut down at third during the winning rally. Jim Perry's four-hit pitching and thref home runs gave third- 21'.-i place Minnesota a 5-3 decision 32 ove Boslon and dropped the Red Sox into sixth place with their seventh consecutive defeat. Russ Snyder drove in three run s in Baltimore's 7-1 victory over Washington and Kansas City defeated Los Angeles _ 68 Sari Francisco 64 St. Louis 63 Cincinnati 63 Chicago . Philadelphia Milwaukee. -. Pittsburgh . Houston . New York _. 5!) CO 58 57 45 37 45 50 52 55 53 56 58 57 71 77 .602 .561 .548 .534 .527 .517 .500 .500 .388 .325 fl'/i 11 ',<! Friday's Results Cincinnati 8, Los Angeles 4 New Yoik 7, Chicago 3 San jVrancisco 4, Philadelphia 0 Milwaukee G St. Louis 3 Houston 7-0, Pittsburgh G-7 (1st 15 innings, 2nd 11 innings) Sunday's Games San Francisco at Philadelphia Hou.st.i;] al Pittsburgh Los An^c'os at Cincinnati St. Louis at Milwaukee Chicago at New York (2) —Whether buying or selling, use 1'rl "'.r:im Want Adsi Cleveland 5-1 behind Moe Drabow- sky's three-hitter. Bouton, now 15-5, got the only run lie needed in the second inning when Joe Pepitone raced home on John Blanchard's sacrifice fly. That tagged Don Lee with the loss. The victory was the Yankees' fourth straight and dealt tlie Angels their fifth consecutive defeat. Carreon singled home the decisive run for the White Sox in the fourth inning of the opener. Eddie Fisher got the victory, allowing only two hits after taking over when Joel Horlen suffered a back injury hi a collision at first base with Detroit's Norm Cash hi the fourth inning. Rocky Colavito, who homered hi both games, got the Tigers started with a walk in the 10th inning of the nightcap but wound up thrown out at the plate as he tried to score on Don Wort's grounder. Cash, who had singled behind Colavito, was tossed out at home on Bill Freehan's bouncer before Bubba Phillips stroked a two-run single and was cut down trying to reach third. Marion Hess Wins Golf at Country Club Marion Hes s won the 18-holc A flight at Garden City Country Club Tuesday during weekly ladies day. Play was based on scores for the golfer's three best holes. Vesta Korff and Judy Bourne tied for honors in the 18-hole B flight. Joyce Boone and Betty Waters shared first in the 9-holc A flight. No competition was entered in the 9-hole B flight. Tuesday's weekly round will be based on low net score for the Kansas Women's Golf Assn. Pairings: 18-hole A flight — Kathcrine Strackeljohn, Doris Carmichael, Rena Ryan, and Erdene Cprle'y. Louise Gondles, Marion Hess and Serena Downing. Sally Robinson, Marolyn Chmelka, and Umisc Vance. 18-hole B flight — Sibyl Miller, Nolle Lile, Lee Maxfield, and Ruth Hooker. Judy Bourne, Maxine Blanchard, and Bonnie Dci- nes. Joann Sjodal, Vesta Korff, and Bernice Anderson. 9-hole A flight — June Benedict. Abby Morgan, Barbara Me- Vicker, and Joyce Boone. Grace Craig, Katherine Hart, Lamoine Jones,' and Virginia Meschke. Alma Robinson, Betty Waters, and Florence Nanninga. 9-hole B flight — Bett'y Benson, Jean Speckman, Maxine Mercer, and Shirley Carmichael. Mary Burden, Virginia Krey, Ema An. drews, and Mildred Archibald. Jeanne Gimplc, Nel Lindner, and Dorothy Ogden. Donna Schiffelbein and Nola Blackwood. Seed Testing Costs Little Benefit Softball Program Sunday Alvin (Doggie) Julian of Dartmouth has been coaching basketball for 28 seasons. McClintons 70 Starts Chiefs KANSAS CITY (AP.) — A 73- yard touchdown run by Curtis McClinton started the Kansas City Chief s rolling to a 17-13 Victory ovt'r the Buffalo Bills in an American Football League exhibition Friday night. •It was the first home appearance for the Kansas City club, which won the AFL title last year as a Dallas entry, but the crowd wa s surprisingly small—5,721. Tommy Brooker opened the Chief's scoring with a 45-yard field goal in the first quarter. McClinton, former University of Kansas star, burst through Iffl tackle for hi s k>nig run * n t" e second period, and quarterback IAMI Dawson passed 14 yards to end Chris Burford in the third for the last touchdown. Buffalo didn't threaten until a pass Interception and a fumble set the Bills up on the Chiefs' 23 and 21 in the tliird and fourth quarters. Cookie Gilchrist plunged a 'yard for the first Buffalo tally, and Darylc Lamonica tossed nn eight-yard scoring pass to Ron Zoia for the other. Mi-Clinton's run wa s the outstanding play. It came when the Bills had eight rookies, two newcomers from trades and only one veteran on the defensive team. Kansas City completed 17 of 29 passes, Buffalo 17 of 28. The Chiefs gained 150 yards by rushing, Buffalo 73. It was Buffalo's first game of tin' season, and evened Kansas I City's record at 1-1, A large turnout of fans is expected at newly-lighted Pansier Field in Finnup Park here Sunday for a special benefit program of four games. All net profits from the show will go toward purchasing two macaws for the tropical bird collection at Lee Richardson Zoo here. Umpires and all other officials have agreed to donate their services. A 50-cent admission will be charged. The program is planned as a gesture of appreciation from the local softball group to park superintendent Claude Owens and his workers. They were responsible for much of the work done to improve the expanded playing field this summer. Owens has long desired to get a pah- of the parrot-like birds to round out the zoo's bird family. Festivities get under way at 7 p.m. Each of the four games will display a different segment of the local softball program. The 7 p.m. opener matches the city's four tee-ball girl s softball squads: Antelopes, Badges, Beavers, and Sharks. They will form two teams and face each other. Those girls are of ages 9and 10, and use a batting tee rathr than a pitcher. They will play a five- innhug game. At 8 p.m. will come a Space League game, for girls of aces 11 through 15. It pairs the local league champion Orbits against the Titans, league runner-up. It is also five innings. The 9 p.m. game features the Pierceville .little-boys softball squad, composed of players 13 years of age and younger. That club has wanted to play here for several seasons, so a local squad was made up here by Gary Palmer. Feature game at 10 p.m. is a special men's slow-pitch softball game. It matches Garden City Farmers don't consciously plant wheat or other crop seed with a mixture of weed seeds, but many of them do not take advantage of the opportunity to have their seed wheat tested. All it costs to get a complete report on germination, weed seed content and inert matter is the price of the postage for. mailing a quart of tie seed to the state soed laboratory in Topcka for analysis. The address is 2524 West Gth, Topeka. "If a farmer will do this soon he will know the quality of his seed; If it has weed and other undesirable material in it, he will have time to locate better quality seed," Wayne Fowler told county weed supervisors at their recent Kansas State University conference. The secretary of the Kansas Crop Improvement Association reviewed results of a recent drill-box survey in which 50 of the 93 samples contained weed seed. Forty of the sam>ple s had dock, cheat, pennycress and morning glory seed. "Onry 14 of the 93 seed lots," Fowler added, "had been laboratory tested. "I'm sure the farmer s who planted seed germinating less | than 75 or 80 percent had stands j thinner than they wanted. Those with thin stands probably Warned something else because no sample that germinated less than 85 percent had been laboratory tested before planting," Co-op and Christensen Grain ol Pierceville. Both those teams have qualified for next weekend's stale tourney here. Co-op was first- round champ. Pierceville recently won the district crown. The two rivals split a twin bill only last Sunday. Much interest has developed in '.he Orbit-Titan match. The Orbits arc co-managed by Joe Tenncssen and Dean Sailor, both of KIUL and have a 10-2 season record. Garden City II i g h wrestling coach Bob Wilson manages the Titans. In. early games, tliR Orbits won twice (by 8-5 and 16-12) over the Titans. But the much- improved Titans won by 8-4 Monday. Twelve girls arc on the orbit roster: sisters Janice and Jcanie Sullivan, sisters Elizabeth a u d Patricia Douglas, Virginia Montney, Dcanna Abrams, Pat Burgardt, Linda Strickert, Ann Dopier, Marsha McNaught, Nora Tresncr, and Mary Harmon. Tony Jewell of KIUL assists Wilson. On the Titan roster are Sandy Tidwell, Paula Hunt, Randy Slough, Joyce Heinz, Pat Heinz, Laurna Bauer, Beatrice Mesa, Linda Waller, Denice Jewell, Vivian Barnes. Jody Barnes, Glenda Roderick, Pat Roderick, Jana German, and Lucille Whitehead. All players on a team's roster get to bat hi such games. The Orbits recently shut out the Missiles .10-0 here. It was the first errorless game of the season by a Space League team and also the fist shutout. That game for the Orbits._ Pitcher Pat Douglas allowed only two hits in that game. She fanned seven batters and walked four. Catcher Virginia Montney threw out two runners attempting to steal second base. lA/eek on South Main by Jim Sloan Staner's purple expansion sale followed by the opening of the Ideal new supermarket. . .housewives are having a big time these days selecting their grocery bargains. Another big bargain for you gals is a Lennox Comfort System. A call on the phone to us gives you all the details Add to elepJuint jokes: "You know why an elepliant is grey?" "So you can tell it from a bluebird!" . Dear editor: "We could figure out some skunk jokes to go along with your giraffe ones, but they would stink, too!" As back~to-sc,Jiool nears, it's up too all of us, an responsible drivers, to go on-the-ale-rt, especially in the vicinity of all schools. As a responsible head of the family, you should also investigate that soothing Lennox Comfort for you and yours. Just give us a call! There is no ceiling on effort, no limit or, ambition, no restriction on striinngf

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