12 9i|t W»dn.»d«y, Juti* 4, 1969 in Halts Action In Little Leagues Hain quelched second gain action in all'three Baytown Litll Leagues Tuesday night, but th first-game action managed t finish in the three divisions. In central league action, th> Lions put-on a six-run fifth in ning show to come from behint for a 7-1 win over the Phillies. Both teams collected single runs in the second inning, will the Phillies getting another ir the third and two in the fifth to set the stage for the Lion rally The Lions collected two hits and two walks and were aided b> three Philiie errors in that six inning attack. Kicky Stroud put on a fine display of relief for the Lions as he came on in the fourth inning and struck out all nine of the batters he faced through the final three frames. .Stroud was credited with the win, as Bobby Guenther started but gave way after three innings. Keith Bigler was the loser for the Phillies as he struck out one, walked one and allowed only one hit. Bigler's was a loss in relief as he look over for starter Danny Uu&seli in the fifth. Stroud was also the games leading batsman, collecting two hits in three trips to the plate. The second game managed a brief start as the Buffs collected three runs in the lop of the first frame, but rain kept the op- pu.sing Pelicans from taking their cuts in the last of the initial frame and ended the game. Hain almost quelched action in the West league, but it takes just lour innings of play for an official game and the Orioles managed a 3-0 lead after five innings when the rains came so it goes in the book as a complete game. The Orioles scored single runs in the first, second and fifth innings to take the win. Jody Xorn was the winning hurler, sinking out five men, walking three and giving up only one hit. David Swofford took the loss for the Pirates, walking four as he allowed four hits and struck out six. Mike Davis was the games leading hitter with one hit ir three times at bat. Over in the Kast League things were just as damp, ant especially so for the Oilers, who dropped a 2-1 decision to the Tigers. The Tigers mustered single tallies in both the second ant Barbers Hill In 16-13 Teen Win MONT 13ELV1EU (Sp) — The Barbers Hill teen baseball club coached by Jon Winficld, foughl long and hard here Tuesday to lake a 16-13 victory over Liberty in a practice game. Kicky Irljy was the winning pitcher. He got four strike outs Wayne Kollis started and struck uu 1 six Liberty batters. 'olli.s and Jabo Leonard eacl h^d three for four at the plate for the winners. Dusty Kemp drov in three runs with a double, ant Follis knocked in three with a triple. Next action is 7:30 p.m. in Cleveland. fourth innings to take the win, as the Oilers could push across only one run, that one coming in the third inning. Jim Callarn took the win for the Tigers as he allowed only two hits while walking two and striking out seven Oilers. Keith Howe absorbed the loss as he allowed four hits while walking four and striking out tour. Callam was also the night's leading hitter as he managed one hit in two trips to the plate. Definite limes have not been set for make-up games, but the East League has decided on Saturday as a rnake-up day, and the other two leagues are ex- pecled to follow suit. Vlaury WillsAsks Expos To Be Put On Retired List MONTREAL <A1') — Maury Wills has finally decided that even he can't steal first base. The af>-year-old shortstop, one he great base stealers in baseball history, asked the Montreal i.xpos Tuesday night to place lim on the voluntary retired ist. Bogged down with a .198 bating average, Wills informed the ixpos of his decision to end his ureer after a decade in which le stole 514 bases, including a nodern major league mark of 04 in l'Jfi2. lie had 12 steals this euson, fourth best in the Na- lonal League. Wills was not available for comment, but Jim Fanning, general manager of the Expos, said he found a "simple type- vriiten letter" in his office in vhich Wills asked to be placed on the voluntary retired list. MAURY WILLS Pete Gent Plays Wait Game DALLAS, Tex. (AP) - Dallas Cowboys flanker Pete Gent has proved his efficiency in both football and basketball, but the game he's playing now may be the toughest of all—it's called the waiting game. Gent has been waiting since Cowboys head coach Tom Lari- dry notified him last week he was being placed on waivers in an attempt to attract a trade offer or give him his outright release. (UIj£ fmijtotntt &ttti ^^^^^— 5P0PTS SHAVING STROKES by Frank Beard 13-1 r on-Clad Philosophy Like most people, I divide my irons into three categories—long, middle and short. My attitude toward each group is, ! think, unshakable. The long iron is either the I, 2 and 3 or the 2, 3 and 4, depending on the individual. I never approach these irons with the thought of hitting them close to the hole. Because they are so difficult to use, I have found it not worth the gamble. You don't-make birdies with long irons, you get them on the green and two-putt for pars. Maybe you hit long irons better than I do; but I've discovered that if I gear my mental approach to taking the long iron and shooting for the fat part of the green —regardless of where the pin is—I'll ha--e^much more consistent results. The short irons are the 7 8, 9 and wedge and, for them, I use the opposite ap C roach. I feel these are my irdie or pay-off clubs and must get these close for one putts. From here, more than any other place, I charge the pin. .The midirons are at leas the 5 and 6 and they could go to 4, again depending on the individual. With these, I lean a little toward the short iron approach—zeroing in—but ; want to make sure I ge them on the green. . All this goes into the wholi game plan before you tee off. 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