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Marichal Draws 9-Day Suspension, Heavy $1,750 !PAGE 2 Greensburg (Ind.) Daily News, Tuesday. Aug. 24,1965 Baseball Scoreboard (United Press International) By GENE COSTELLO PITTSBURGH (UPI) - Juan Marichal has publicly apologized for hitting Dodger catcher John Roseboro on the head with his bat, ; but some Los Angeles players feel his $1.750 fine and nine-day suspension were too lenient. The San Francisco Giant pitching ace clubbed Roseboro Sunday when Roseboro' return throw to pitcher Sandy Koufax nicked him on the ear, according to Marichal. Roseboro denied the ball hit the Giant pitcher. It took 14 minutes to quell the brawl that ensued when both benches and bullpens emptied onto the field. Marichal was banished and Roseboro left the game with a cut on his head which was treated by the Dodger trainer. The only apparent effects to Roseboro were a headache and a bump Monday. National League President Warren Giles notified Marichal Monday of the league action. He ordered that Marichal pay the fine and if the club advanced it to him. the sum had to be deducted from the pitcher's salary. To Miss Start The nine-day suspension— which figures out to only eight playing dates — means that Marichal will miss his next start and be one day late for his second. The Dodgers, expecting Giles to really sit down hard on Marichal. were incensed. They were in New York to play the Mets. "I thought it ! \vas a real gutless decision." said Dodger captain Maury Wills. "I think the punishment should have been much more severe." Don Drysdale would not comment on the punishment meted Marichal. but he significantly pointed out that he was once suspended five days because an umpire "thought" he threw at a batter. "They did it backwards." Ron Fairly maintained. "He should have 'been suspended 1.750 days and fined SS. 1 thought -he got off very leniently." Roseboro. by nature a quiet man, said he didn't care what the league did to Marichal. A questioner persisted however, and asked the Dodger backstop what he would have liked the punishment to be. Alone Together "Just him and me in a room nate Aug. for 10 minutes." he said softly. American hander was going to pitch him close. He said Roseboro's toss baok hit his ear. "I felt it." he said. "I never thought he'd throw to hit me." Marichal said he turned and asked Roseboro, "why did you do that?" and received no answer. "He took off his catcher's mask and came at me," he recalled. "I do not know if he tried to hit me with the mask." He suggested he swung the bat as a reflex action. Bowiing News Parkside Lanes Ladies Wednesday Night League Pts. BCA 21 McQueen's Plb. & Htg. 20 Joy Fishing Lakes 20 Broadway Market 19% Phillips 66 19% Minary's Sinclair 16 Mitchell Veneer 14 A & W 14 Lucas Express-ettes 14 Day's Chrys. & Plym. 14 Alley Oops * 14 Delta Faucet 12 Following the final night of the league, trophies were presented as follows: Championship team: Individual trophies to Frieda Hellmich, Delores Dillon. Nancy Sharpe, Nellie Hogg and Donna Smith. High actual game: Sherri Conk, 242 and Ethel Haskamp. Major League Standings American League W. L. Pet. GB Minnesota" 80 46 .635 Chicago . 71 52 .577 7% Detroit 70 54 .565 9 Baltimore 68 53 .562 9% Cleveland 68 55- .553 10% New York 63 62 .504 16% Los Angeles 57 68 .456 22% Washington 54 70 .435 2a Boston 45 78 .366 33% Kansas City 42 80 .344 36 Monday's Results Kansas City 4 Detroit 3, night Minnesota 4 N.Y. 3, 10 ins. n Baltimore 1 Chi. 1, 12 ins. n Los Angeles 8 Cleve. 2, night (Only games scheduled) Tuesday's Probable Pitchers Cleveland at Los Angeles (night) — Tiant (10-7) vs. Brunei (7-8). Detroit at Kansas City (night) — McLain (11-5) vs. Hunter (4-4). New York at Minnesota (night) — Stottlemyre (15-7) vs. Perry (84). Baltimore at Chicago (night)— McNally (7-5) vs. Peters (8-9) or Howard (6-6). Washington at Boston (2, twi- night) — Duckworth (0-0) and Narum (4-10) vs. Monbouquette (8-15) and Lonborg (8-14). Wednesday's Games Cleveland at L. A. 2. twi-night Detroit at Kunsas City, night New York at Minnesota, night Baltimore at Chicago, night Washington at Boston, night 232. High game including handicap: Sherri Conk, 285. and Susie Ralston. 274. High actual series: Ethel Haskamp. 596. and Carol Buell. 549. High series including handicap: Sherri Conk. 676, received a W. I. B. C. pin and Rose Richardson. 661. High average: Ethel Haskamp. 181. Highest increase in average: Susie Ralston, 11 pins. Dorothy Bertrand received the triplicate score award for rolling three games of 110. Legion Baseball Week Designated WASHINGTON (UPI) --President Johnson Monday signed a congressional resolution to desig- 31 to Sept. 6 as Legion Baseball Marichal offered the apology i Week, quipping that Senate at a 10-minute news conference ! GOP leader Everett M. Dirksen at Forbes Field preceding a 1 almost turned it into a "doubie- game against the Pirates Mon-1 header." •day night. He said he may have Johnson referred to an unsuc- acted in fear of Roseboro. jcessful attempt by Dirksen. "I hit him first because Ijwho was present at the signing didn't know if he wanted to' hit i ceremony, to pass a proposal me with the mask." Marichal i aimed at circumventing a Su- said, "I am sorry I did it. Ilpreme Court ruling on state was afraid of him. the way he legislative apportionment by at- was coming at me." tachit to the resolution. The mound ace said he took j •'Actually." Dirksen shot Koufax' first two pitches and j back, "the game was called on was afraid the Dodger left-i account of darkness." Amateur or Expert-All Make perfecf //)stallaf/ofis with Genova Polyi/inyl Dichloride Plastic Water Pipe / A fubo cutter and a dope brush are all you need. Cut the pipe to length- with a tube cutter—apply welding solvent io fitting and pipe cs per instructions on the can—push them together with a twisting motion. With the new insulative Geneva CPS Water Pips ur condensote problems ore over. It keeps hot water hotter and cold water colder, welds together if) seconds/ lightweightl tcx 314 W. MAIN National League W. L. Pet. GB Los Angeles 73 53 .579 Milwaukee 71 52 .577 % San Francisco 69 52 .570 1% Cincinnati 68 55 .553 3% Philadelphia 66 57 .537 Wi Pittsburgh 66 61 .520 7% St. Louis 61 65 .484 12 Chicago 59 69 .461 15 Houston 51 73 .411 21 New York 39 86 .312 33% Monday's Results Los Angeles 8 N.Y. 4. night Pittsburgh 6 San Fran. 2, night St. Louis 10 Chicago 2, night Milwaukee 7 Cincinnati 6. night (Only games scheduled) Tuesday's Probable Pitchers Los Angeles at New York (night)— Reed (5-3) vs. Jackson (6-17). Houston at Philadelphia (night) — Nottebart (3-11) vs. Short (14-8). San Francisco at Pillsb u r g h (night)—Shaw (14-6) vs. Friend (6-10) or Cardwell (10-8). Cincinnati at Milwaukee (night) — Maloney (i4-6) vs. Blasirigame 15-8). Chicago at St. Louis (night) — Faul (3-3) vs. Sadecki (3-11). Wednesday's Games Chicago at St. Louis, night Cincinnati at Milwaukee, night Houston at Philadelphia, night Los Angeles at N.Y., night San Francisco at Pitts., night Pacific Coast League Standings Eastern Division W. L. Pet. G.B. Oklahoma City 8-1 45 .651 Denver 76 5C- .530 9 San Diego . ... 6370.47423 Arkansas .. 5972.45026 Indianapolis 57 73 .438 27 1 /-; Salt Lake City 51 80 .389 34 Western Division W. L. Pet. G's.. Portland 72 60 .5-15 Seattle 69 60 .535 IVi Vancouver .. 67 61 .523 3 Tacoma .. .. 67 61 .523 3 Hawaii 67 64 .511 4V 2 Spokane 52 80 .394 20 Monday's Results Arkansas 11 Denver 2 Oklahoma City 4 Indianapolis 1 Portland at Vancouver, ppd. rain 1 (Only games scheduled.) Tuesday's Games Arkansas at Denver Indianapolis at Oklahoma City Salt Lake City at San Diego Tacoma at Seattle Portland at Vancouver Spokane at Hawaii Lema Wins First Prise Of $35,000 By DICK DEW UPI Sports Writer SUTTON, Mass. (UPI)—Tony Lema used to drink champagne on a beer budget. He still drinks champagne 'but now he can afford it. Lema headed for Akron, Ohio, and the next tournament on the pro golf tour carrying a check for $35,000 for winning the Carling World Tournament. The 31-year-old Lema won the brewery' fat first prize -when he survived a final round comeback charge by Arnold Palmer and his re-enlisted army. Palmer's attack or. Lema's leadership of the $200,000 tournament overcame a five-stroke deficit, reminiscent of some of his greatest comebacks. Took Heart But the 35-year-old all - time professional money - winning champion bogied the 16th and 17th holes at Pleasant Valley Country Club. And Lema, in trouble several times though he capped his championship with a one-under 70, took obvious heart when Palmer's charges ran out of gas. Suave Tony, his celebration champagne on ice in the press tent since his lead reached five strokes, safely matched par on the final seven holes' to run his official tour earnings to §98.016.62. "If anybody ever told me I'd make $98,000 in one year playing golf. . ." he said, shaking his head in disbelief. "I once got a check for $7 in professional goM." He played even par golf for the first two rounds in the rain- postponed tournament, caught fire in his third round with a four-under 67, and caiiia home with a 279. That was two strokes better than Palmer's 69-73-70-69—281. Palmer earned $17,000 to markedly improve his position as 27th on the money list going into the tournament. Campbell Third Rugged Joe Campbell bit hard on his eighth cigar of the day and sank a 12-foot birdie putt on the 18th for third money of 58,500 with a 282 total. Sam Snead, who used a wood on the greens after breaking his putter in disgust halfway through the last round, wound up tied with South Africa's Gary Player, the top foreign finisher, for fourth at 283. Each pocketed $6.850, so Snead can certainly afford a new putter. Homero Blancas, the rookie pro from Texas who had tied with Lema entering the final; round, suffered a virus throughout the last 18 holes and tied PGA champ Dave Marx at 284 for sixth place and S5.5GO. Bobby Nichols, winner of the $35,000 first place prize in last year's inaugural Carling's, wound up tied for 13th place. And Jack Nioklaus, the tour's leading money - winner, earned only $945 with a tie for 38th. Nickiaus had needed $1,730 to match Palmer's all-time tour price record of $128.239 set in 1963. Now You Know Geysers are among nature's rarest phenomena, existing in significant number only in Yellowstone Park, Wyoming, Iceland and New Zealand, according to National Geographic magazine. Local Swim Team in Meet at Batesville BATESVILLE, Ind. — The Southeastern Indiana Swim Association swimming meet will be held at Batesville Memorial Pool on Saturday. Teams from B r o o k v i 11 e, Greensburg, Shelbyville. Batesville and North Vernon will complete in this conference meet. Several hundred swimmers are expected to be entered in the various individual, relay and diving events. Diving will begin at 10 a. m. Heats for the individual events and relays will be held at 2 p. m. Finals for all swimming and diving events will be at 7 p. rn. ARRIVE FOR VISIT ROME (UPI) -Princess Margaret of Britain and her husband, Lord Snowden. arrived here Monday on th-eir vacation. The couple spent the weekend at a medieval castle in Southern Italy. '66s WILL BE HERE NEXT MONTH '65s MUST GO THIS MONTH NEW 1965 DODGES—DARTS—WAGONS POLARAS—DEMONSTRATORS BIGGEST SAVINGS YET AT ... SUPER MOTORS 727 WEST MAIN PHONE 662-8283 Y M.C.A. NOTES The local YMCA will host a swimming demonstration for parents of students in the Guppie classes, which includes children from age six through eight, Wednesday at 7 p. m. and for parents of children age nine and over Thursday at 7 p. m. The public is invited to attend. The YMCA summer swim team will host Greendale tonight in a meet at the Allen- Memorial Swimming Pool at 7. In the local tennis tourney, which is to be completed by Thursday, Rick Jarrett and Richard Osting will meet in the championship contest for the men's division and Pat Shaw will the winner of the Donna Martin and Mary Brunson contest, which is yet to be played, for the women's crown. Results of previous contests already played are as follows: Men's events: Richard Osting over Gary Buchannan, Dave Horn over Bob Rust, Richard Osting over Dave Horn, Rick Jarrett over Gordon Hess and Rick Jarrett over George Granholt. Women's events: Pat Shaw over Jone Konkle. Brookville Gridders Suffer Broken Legs BROOKVILLE, Ind. (UPI) — Brookville High School's football team may be hard pressed personnel-wise even before the start of the season. Two of coach Joe Codiano's players suffered broken legs during a practice session late Monday. First, senior Mary Meyer broke his right leg. Minutes later, Michael Jonas, a junior, fractured his left leg. Meyer was hospitalized here while Jonas was taken to Fayette Memorial Hospital at Connersville. Taken for Ride OKLAHOMA CITY (UPI) Clarence Wayne Smith, 54, driving around the city with a horse in the back seat of his car, told police: "The horse was lonely so I took him for a ride." 'The officers took Smith for a ride. He was jailed on complaints of reckless driving and driving under the influence of alcohol. Braves Edge Reds 7-6 To Move Into Second By LEONARD A. GRANATO UPI Sports Writer There's nothing like a hot pennant .chase to (bring -people to the old hall game, even if it's in Milwaukee County Stadium. For most of the season the Braves have been playing in front of close friends and relatives, with the attendance dipping to 913 for a game with the Houston Astros. The gentle folk of the city that made beer famous had been staying away from the park in retaliation for the Braves' scheduled move next season to Atlanta. On Aug. 8, though, 20,882 came out to a double header which the Braves swept, touching off a streak of 11 victories in 15 games despite the rigors of an extended road trip. The Braves returned to County Stadium Monday night and counted 12,565 cheering Mil- waukeeans in the seats. They proceeded .to edge the Cincinnati Reds 7-6 and move into second place, two percentage points behind the Dodgers. LA On Top Los Angeles maintained its precarious perch atop, the Na- 20 Participate in Overnight .Trail Ride r? Twenty members of the Decatur County 4-H Horsemanship Club attended an overnight trail ride from 3 p. m. Friday until 3 p. m. Saturday at the Don Peters farm near Rossburg. The program included skits, demonstrations, outdoor recreation, a campfire, a movie, a beef barbecue and a horsemanship contest. Ribbon winners in the horsemanship contest were: Blue, Laura Klene, Robbie Suratt, Toni Adams, Lynn Mendenhall and Danny Peters; red, Duane Peters, Larry Weber, Jim Davis, Gregg Walterman and Alice Ann S'uratt; white, Cindy Adams, Mary Ann Brown, Carlene Walterman, Georgiann Dilkes and Susie Robbins; and pink, Jim Deiwert, Ginger Acher, Twila Mozingo, Carol Mendenhall and Jamie Mendenhall. The committee.in charge.was composed of: Mr. and Mrs. Norman Weber, chairmen, Mr. and Mrs. Don Peters, Mr. and Mrs. John Peters, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Mozingo and John Maxwell. tional League with an 8-4 error- filled victory over everybody's cousin, the New York Mets. In the only other senior circuit action, San Francisco tumbled from second to third place, one and one - half games behind the Dodgers, by dropping a 6-2 contest :to the Pirates and St. Louis pounded Chicago 10-2. The American League leaders, the Minnesota "Twins, edged the New York Yankees 4-3, Baltimore nipped Chicago 2-1, Kansas City clipped Detroit 4-3 and Los Angeles beat Cleveland 8-2. The Braves had to win it the hard way, having staked Ken Johnson to a 7-1 lead which seemed secure until the seventh inning .when the Reds scored five rujns. Cincinnati' threatened to go ahead against reliever Billy O'Dell but left the bases loaded. O'Dell settled down and set the rest of the Reds down in order to preserve Johnson's 14th victory. The Reds took the lead on Tommy Harper's solo homer in the first. The Braves came back with single runs in the second, third and -fourth and won the contest with four in the fifth, highlighted by Gene Oliver's 17th homer. Mets Set Record The Dodgers scored five runs in the fifth inning against the Mets, who established a major league record toy dropping their 426th game in four consecutive seasons, eclipsing by one the standard reached by the 1938-41 Philadelphia Phillies. Don Drysdale was -the winner, although Bob Miller was needed to preserve his 17th victory. Although each team made four errors, all 12 runs were earned. Ron Fairly hit his ninth homer with two mates aboard in the fifth for the Dodgers and had a run - producing single in the eighth to wind up with four runs ibatted in. Vernon Law went the distance for his 15th victory, yielding .the Giants only ' sjx hits. The Pirates foorpfoed Warren Spahn and Gaylord Perry for 14 hits in their onslaught. The score was tied at 2-2 in the seventh when the Pirates scored four runs. The Cardinals unleashed a 13- hit attack that included four doubles and two triples in their rout of the Cubs. Curt Simmons won 'his ninth game against 11 defeats. The decisive runs were scored in the fourth inning on a double by Lou Brock, triples by Bill White and Tim McCarver and a single by Curt Flood. Cinci 100 000 500—6 11 2 Milw Oil 140 OOx—7 10 0 Jay, Locke (5), Craig (7), McCool (8) and Edwards. K. Johnson, O'Etell (7) and Oliver. Winner — K. Johnson (14-6). Loser — Jay 84. HRs—Harper (14), Oliver (17), Edwards (13th). A Date to Remember Thursday, Aug. 26 Deadline for Reservations for Women's Golf Tourney Sunday, Aug. 29 at Greensburg Country Club. Tee off time 12 noon. Cook-out Saturday evening, Aug. 28 For News Items Here Can 663-4822, asfc for Doris Vandertut We asked her to smile but she didn't know how This girl has never smiled. She doesn't know how to smile because she is mentally ill. In endless torment and pain. The sad fact is, there are 500,000 children like her in America today. And almost nobody seems to care. ^ Tragically crippled by mental illness, they are truly lost: Lost to their anguished parents, lost to society, lost to joy and laughter. Science has found ways to help children with crippled bodies. Now it must find ways to help the many thousands who have crippled minds. Through its research program the National Association for Mental Health is working to save these children. It is also working to establish sorely needed treatment services and special schooling for them. Please join in this important work. SUPPORT YOUR DECATUR COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION THIS MESSAGE APPEARS THROUGH THE COURTESY OF THE GREENSBURG DAILY NEWS

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