Sterling Standard from Sterling, Illinois on October 6, 1928 · Page 9
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version

Sterling Standard from Sterling, Illinois · Page 9

Publication:
Location:
Sterling, Illinois
Issue Date:
Saturday, October 6, 1928
Page:
Page 9
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 9 article text (OCR)

ft Big 1?%?* *d To For Twn T?Y f Ante-Hat**! FT*-** fipwt* writer) ?»** T*wSr, Oct ft O»r4in*te. wlnjrJnsr *HWr «"*.? westward to 8t_ !««*« t**fov f»r* % h*rrt 'They w»t win trd worM hrfor* they ran !<*•* In «f»rl»«? hUMmr slittnp n th» K»WftTs*I J rh»rnplon* !n fh» first turn* r»- msdnrd with th«»m to ib* ena of tiw> second and although the Tsnlcee offerees only a medium brand of hit- Mmr In th* second e«t-to they m*c- »$red to f*t enough jmtette to seen? R 9 to 3 victory, with some odd tosses on fea!?s contributing. Yankees accumulated OTM raore hit. Jn ths Mcoud gats» than they did in the first but their margin of superiority over ttwlr rival* «M not so ftr#«t us tn the opener, Th* -Amerteftn L*anraers outfit th* fenj Birds 7 to 3 jn the Initial Jwat, 8 to 4 la the second, but the run margin was wider, 6 to 3, as compared with 4 to 1. The world series waa declared tn n?e«sj today to permit a change of scenes, a day and night of traveling being: necessary to span the thousand miles separating New York and St Louis, V ! Of In (jrt.. & — ( A P > II;* lltfe Tfn rnnvi Fall* to Halms*. A change of tactics will be ordered when the scries is resumed tomorrow. Manager Bill McKechnle will turn to Jess Haloes and his fast ball Sunday in a desperate effort to get into the win column. BUI was not managing St. Louis two years ago but he knows that big Jess of PhilHpsbtirg, Ohio, shut out Ihe Yanks in Sportsmans park in 1B26 and helped himself along with a home run. Bill can use a shutout or home run. or both. Going home with two defeats and only two more needed to produce * situation unique in world series history, the SL Louis manager finds himself in a position where something must be done and that quickly. Playing on velvet. Manager Miner Huggins will ponder as he rides to St Louis over his selection of a Sunday pitcher. In a position to take a chance. "Hug" may call on Hanry Johnson young right hander who had a great first year in the American League. Old Grover Alexander, sent out to bring home the bacon aa he did two years ego. was found wanting In the second game of the series and lasted only two and one-third innings, retiring in confusion with a liability of six hits and four bases on balls. Another veteran, Clarence Mlt- r shell, came in when It was too late, to pitch • clever game and the left- handed spltbalter probably wffl be seen against before bats are finally placed in «tcraga for th* winter. With hi? Jar famed control lacking. Old Alex could only call on hts courage to see him through with no assistance from the arm that the ball players say "can hi a dime." he was fighting a losin game from the start. George Plpgras staggered through the first two innings, the Cardinals knotting the count at three-all ia the second Inning, but from the third to the ninth, inclusive, he was never really in danger.— Card Hitters Helpless. Chick Hafey who batted hard and often against National League pitch ing had. no more success agahis Plpgras than he did wtth Hoyt'c puzzlers. The Cardinal slugger has , seen first base only from a dls tance In the first two games. Bot- tomtey was even more Impotent The only thtag he hit was ft pop foul striking oat In his last three turns at bat Babe Ruth, who until yesterday had newer been able to hit Alexander, singled in the third inninc after walking In the f irsi and made tt two nits out of three times at bat by doubling off^Mitcheli, And then to boost hla world aertes strikeout record, he fanned on his last appearance. *•*—* Lou Qehrig was the seccaid day's tfVrwa *»**«» Vii4-4-.c, u !._. M,^ _«j ... .. • r^* INDIANS N110 OKE GAM1 FOR TITLE OF JUNIOR CHAMPIONS M1T - AaUL ths "^oo^dtog cheers of Ujousands. Babe Ruth cracked » K ., serics *«*««» ^ New York Yanks and tlw St. Louis Cards wh^he two-bagger to right field to the first inning; of the opening game at New York Ruth corned^ ths « ame «!»»• ™« Ptetar^howT^S XkiS^ out SS SrtWt % *? e balL ^^ •^ ^ imothcr double «>« « single ^ Ss Yanks' runs—which wasnt so bad for a "crippled down and outer." Indianapolis. Ind., Oct 6.~(U.P.) The Indianapolis Indians were within one game of attaining the "little world scries" championship when they took the field against. Rochester of the International League, here today. The Indians' 8 to 4 victory over Rochester here yesterday gave them four of the five games necessary to establish themselves as "Junior champions of the world." Rochester has won only one game and it was considered unlikely they could take four straight from the team that already lias beaten them In four out of five starts. ATTEMPT TO MESGE THE RAILROADS ABANDONED Tmf,i¥»> of thp 1P2$ ra.fn- »<>d*y with major attention' on fhs «a!s»tit whirh WH- f yirtit to defend (»irsirati fhf • thnKt of Notr* Dam 1 ?. "RT»<5s" swrnrm^d Into Madison,' swelling th? »nUc!p*ted attendance i to clow to 40.000, one of the largest j crowds pvrr to Jam Into Camp Run- I i Four ypars Rjto. Knute Rocknc and his "four hoTwmen" crushed the Badgers. Rockne's men ruled slight favorttw* today because of ex per- IsTjf-e gainM in last week's gsu with l-oyo!a university of Nrw Or- 1f»ns. but Wisconsin had three good teams ready for action. Coach Put PfMSre's big Indiana team, victorious- over Wabafth In Its starter, had frtiff opposition in the University of Oklahoma, one of the best forward passing elevens tn the southwest, while Coach Stagg and his Chicago Maroons who bowed last week to South Carolina, were to clash with the light but fast University of Wyoming eleven on Btagg field. While the rest of the western conference teams anticipated little more than workouts In their Inaugural battles, interest ran high. Illinois. 1927 champions, had Bradley Tech of Peorgia, 111, for its starting opposition at Champaign. Butler college of Indianapolis inrnded Northwestern, Creiuhton College of Omaha furnished the oppa<auon for Minnesota, Iowa opened against Monmouth college. Purdue against Depauw, Michigan afralnst Ohio Wesleyan and Ohio State tackled Wittenburg college. All games were on gridirons of the big ten elevens. Fair skies,' tempered with a slight breeze, was the weather forecast for game time. Washington, Oct. 6—<AJ>.) —The attempt to merge the Missouri. Kansas and Texas railroad with the St Louis Southwestern and Use Kimtma City Southern, instituted before the Interstate Commerce Commission more than two years ago. by L. P. THE BODIES OF MAN AND WOMAN FOUND IN AN OUTO Detroit, Oct. 6—<UJ».)~Tbe bodies of a 50-year old man and 35- year old woman, were found yesterday slumped in the front seat of a small automobile. The •woman. Identified as Mrs. J. E. Sage, had been shot through the toft temple. The man, Henry V. Abers, was shot through tt» right temple. Coroner James Burgess said he believed Abera shot his companion and then committed suicide. A 25- FK t'KY IS NOT wonRVINO^-You would think that a ymmg nrnn with n lovely wife and a young child to support wmild h«? worrying <W«T the loss of R job tbfst wm-, reportwl to have a salary of shout H3jW» A year attached to it. But it swm Burtsv ITftrrK who was Urn! a few days ago from such n job as mnnnerr or HIP Wn-thlristori BfitjatflTS, te rsofe, Hero be In. attending the races nc the fail oproinsj of ths Lawd. M4» track, with his wife, daughter of ex-flenator Sutherland of Wesl Vlr- irlnlft. Ducky is shown in t\w center. Rumor 1m It that h* win "-- Detroit Tigers next year, CHANGE LINEUP FOE LAST MATCH OF POLO SEEIES New Yorfe. Oct, 6.~fA.P.)—The United States this afternoon goes into the final match of the Bcrtes with Argentine for the polo championship of Urn Americas with a radically altered lineup. The change in th cAmerican lineup 1% understood to be the result of poor work by Stevenson in the second match Wednesday which the Argentine won 10 to 7. Fights Last Night (By The Associated Press) Syracuse. N. Y.—-Bushy Graham. Utlca. N. Y.. outpointed Young Montreal. Providence, R, L. ao). Detroit—Pete Latzo, Scranton, Pa., outpointed Charlie Belanger. Van- coucer. B. C., (10). New York — Joe Click. Brooklyn outpointed Tommy Grogan, Omaha (10). Baby Joe Gans. Loa Angeles. knocked out Andy Dtvodi, New York (8). Al Singer. New York won on ful, from Johnny Lawson. Scranton. Pa.. (2). Akron — Gorilla Jones. Akron, knocked out Billy Leonard. New York (1). Chet Smallwood. Terre Haute. Ind., outpointed Young Billy Wallace. Youngstown. O., (6). Tampa—Jack Renault. Canada and Al Friedman. Boston. Draw (10). Toledo—Harry Forbes. Chicago, outpointed Al Derose. Indianapolis, (12). Ehrasn Clark, Indianapolis, won on foul from Sammy ies, Toledo (1). McDUFFEE By BAST!* & CHURCH SS&VttE! •THE QU> OOHlMtft «TT UP ASMEO *TH4 O 1 T>S WR« FIR HOCK WHO Mia home run hitter. lauding a the right-center .tdaodun The probable batting onto for the game at St Loote: Yaudce«s: . Cat^Jaala- cf. Douthit cf. as. High. an. Buth, rf . Prisch, 2b **• Bottomley', Ib. lf. Hafey. If . Holm.rf- W^sm, e. Maraaville. ss. . Hainca, p Umpire*: McOowaa (Aniertc*o) Uia plate; Pfirman (Natfonal) at first base; o«etw (Anmtem) second base; third base. at to*. By Foster Press Staff m. Louis. Mo., <_„ ^-,, However feather-piuebed the to*la may te, St. Louie feoped for the best today ' fa*4y to weJcoase them * BJUotelpsJ pami*. Wheo ttteli- special train •top at Uoton bUtiui. «t , tiutre wUI be bmss beads and --ty eS-lsuHHtf- faaa-io asset- with. Mayor Victor J. Milter, nw M. Landis ami cipal and baseball _ sasetticf tiie Cardioals , P*rtlcipate IB a molor parade cooaptoious by ikt Ywii*«, .Louis Ketellar. tackle. and 3 1-2 to 1 oa CardX quated today by betting commissioners. Odd* <rn tomorrows game herp are (jfuoted at T to 18 on the Card *nd even mouey on the Yan J«e Balnea and Tom £aeh «xy. tftteiy Pltdiinff sdcettooa, probably account for that. Meanwhile, tided brokers became active today, and with seven Uomsei ludividuaLs in the field $16.75 blocks woe bought at prices ranging from 30 to $3S and upwards. And hotel 8p*e* was getting scarcer than 8t Lo«ii« hits. SPOET NOTES wliieh to to «t ft !w*y r «Wtf^ liileiliie, ardwd of tte ited , Lstite dfepitodl tii* JM&S* el pu so, o« sua ri*es at p. in, Oa Mo«at, 6:06 «, m. sad sets at ' tti» will jsuraty to Vorktowu Alia aum- r aMa^ere for . «|| W« their regular toe at Lexington will be faeW Sunday A numbar of local fans will be in attendance as Gus Schrader. Johnny Gterber, Earl Yott&g and other local favorites will bs there. Bebey's ISO mile race tomorrow will akn attract tome of tlw local fans. Among th* drivers at Rofaey who are wel known here are f&umaker and atrom. Football scores of the various high acbool and college games will be available ttt t&a Oasette. M*la 43 between 9 &ad 7 o'e&efc tfait Frank E. Birch of this city ia of at the «fe«bia Jwwter at the y of low* t&tey. Toe Iowa team le iwtdag its Monmouth narves. will uwi Tte 'leva re- w lait&uu re- K. -of & Uie Y. M. C. A. wlU shortly. Tfaere we oaty » fete op&o to th* leftfiw for si? managers siusuld tmm to be too Ute. Oct, *~UUM tt» h«M up Ms motiser at of # _ a Use WHIT&SOX WIN IN THIRD GAME FEOM OUBS KEIDAY, 13-11 Chicago, Oct & — (AJP.) — Lena Blacktettraa aad his White Sox have come toacfc Hibttof »gainflti the rampant Cubs la ttodr tradiUonal tussle for th* baseball ehaEapioaabiu sf Chicago. * After dropping the openlcg two 8*mea of tfeeserto. they found ^l^ 118 T 8 7««**«*9 and took ttOrd esaotot, a di«y affair of heavy batting, errors aad wild pitching. 13 to 11, at Wrigtey field The game saw nine ChartJ* Hoot Cabs but w*« Be*u to Uie of hite ia two in tor the ta .. wiping •<MM..«MiS!7Sk 3? 5S Jl^^^g *TO^^g i^ K3&I Ou^ki- &&&&&& mufadi^'V&i*,.*^ 141» AHEAD OF LASTYEAR M OrTTH after m laud's oales records bare be«m the year. And tiw parade goea cm— I«j.t motstih bete* the, «5**ie*s; <rf tw lt our, Whippet Six a»d , ^ u^t «^ jmy ctt finemcriy found onJ r in coetly cias. of tlw jmtomted el««ve-r«lve engine to of new FRED COE

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page