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SPORTS Royals Beat Oakland By The Associated Press It's a good thing Marty Pattin throws a lot faster than he learns. "I threw five sliders in a row to (Aurelio) Rodriguez in relief on our last road trip to Detroit," said Pattin after his long, strong relief stint helped the Kansas City Royals topple the Oakland A's 5-4 Thursday night. "And he hit one of them for a home run. "I realized right then my fast ball is my best pitch and I haven't been using it enough over the years." Manager Jack McKeon also noticed that Pattin's best pitch was the one he wasn't throwing. "Even when we faced him, it was slider-slider-slider," the Royals' second-year manager said. "We told him he had a good fastball and to use it. He proved it tonight." Elsewhere in the American League, the Cleveland Indians shaded the Boston Red Sox 2-1; the Milwaukee Brewers tripped the Detroit Tigers 5-1; the Minnesota Twins dumped the Chicago White Sox 6-3, and the California Angels blanked the Texas Rangers 5-0. Twins 6, White Sox 3 Tony Oliva blasted a two-run homer and Rod Carew, now batting a cool .400, chipped in with three hits to carry Minnesota past Chicago. Indians 2, Red Sox 1 Only 68 other pitchers have done what Jim Perry did. And Brother Gaylord, riding a 13- eame winnine steak, isn't one of them as the veteran picked up his 200th career victory Thursday night, beating the division-leading Red Sox, who had roughed him up last Saturday in Boston, him up last Saturday in Boston. Gaylord Perry, 13-1, goes after victory 191 tonight. Angels 5, Rangers 0 General Manager Harry Dalton dangled a lot of money in front of his new manager Dick Williams. Having Nolan Ryan on his team didn't hurt one bit. Ryan fired the fourth one-hitter of his career, limiting Texas to Alex Johnson's first-inning single, to give interim Manager Whitey Herzog his first California victory. Ryan, the American League Times Herald, Carroll, la. Friday, June 28, 1974 illinium- strikeout leader with 163, fanned six Rangers and walked only one as he posted his 10th victory of the season and third in a row. Brewers 5, Tigers 1 Deron Johnson hit a grand- slam home run to highlight a five-run sixth inning that backed the six-hit pitching of Clyde Wright and gave Milwaukee its victory over Detroit. How many more games would Lynn McGlothen like to win? How about one . . . "if that one gets us into the World Series." He's going to win a lot more than just one, though. He's already won more games than anybody else in the National League. The refugee from the American League's Boston Red Sox twirled a fancy four-hitter for St. Louis Thursday night for his llth victory of the season, a 6-1 breeze over the New York Mets. In Thursday night's other National League games, Chicago edged Montreal 5-4, Cincinnati beat Atlanta 6-3 and San Francisco topped San Diego 4-2. ; "I'm not doing anything different than I did last year, except maybe I'm throwing a few more strikes," McGlothen said, comparing his 11-3 season and 2.62 earned-run average with 1973's 1-2 mark and 8.22 ERA at Boston. "The Red Sox gave me a chance to pitch early last season. I just didn't win." Cubs 5, Expos 4 The Cubs got all the scoring they needed—barely—with a four-run fifth inning. And Oscar Zamora gave them the relief pitching they needed—barely— to hang on and beat Montreal. Giants 4, Padres Z Bobby Bonds had the power. He hit a single, a triple and a three-run homer to help the Giants snap their six-game losing streak and keep them from falling into last place behind San Diego in the West. American League scores: California 5, Texas 0; Minnesota 6, Chicago 3; Kansas City 5, Oakland 4; Milwaukee 5, Detroit 1, and Cleveland 2, Boston 1. Senior League Champions -Staff Photo The Knights of Columbus captured the Senior Little League baseball championship this year and with one game left own a 9-0 record. Front row from left, Dave Lickteig, Vince Otto, Gary Luchtel, Todd Pettitt, Brandan Gute, Rick Foley and Ken Nurse. In middle row from left, Kevin Ortner, Bob Seidl, Larry Ludwig, Randy Heller, Bob Foley, Jeff Bard and Denny Berger. In back are coaches Denny O'Grady (left) and Dan Nurse. Missing from picture is another coach, Dick Lane. More Sports Page? Possibility of an Over-Par Winner in Western Open JCPenney Save a big % on "Ul /f our pantihose. 53 cte M Reg. 66< to $5. Women's pantihose of stretch nylon. Choose from a wide variety of styles including sandalfoot and all sheer . leg. Some with reinforced toe, heel and panty. 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Sale 239 Reg. 2.98. Boys' striped shirt of polyester/cotton with turtleneck styling in sizes 4-7. • Sale 478 i> <A ^> jAs ff 'Vrafr- Reg. 5.98. Cuffed flare leg polyester/ cotton & silk dress slacks. Assorted apatterns in size 4-7. : -^4 . — ,. _ v>*.» Catalog Phone 792-3524 STORE HOURS: 9:00-5:00 Mon., Tuos., Thurs., Sat. 9:00-9:00 Wed. & Fri. 1:00-5:00 Sunday OAK BROOK, 111. (AP) The distinct possibility of a third consecutive week with an over-par winner has arisen from the first round of the $200,000 Western Open Golf Tournament. Only Bob Goalby, Frank Beard and obscure rookie Gary McCord—all with 70s —could break par-71 Thursday on the 7,002-yard Butler National Golf Club course, a new layout the touring pros are playing for the first time. And Goalby, 43, a former Masters champion, predicted the eventual winner will be in plus-par figures. "I don't think anyone can shoot four good rounds here," he said. "There is too much water, too many problems, too many chanes to make a mistake. "I don't think there is any question that a score over par will win it." Arnold Palmer and Lee Trevino, each with an opening 74, agreed. "I'm not far out of it," Trevino said. "I think the winner is going to have at least one round where he's three or four over par." "Anything from 286 (two over par) to 290 could win," Palmer said. "It's just like the Open. I'm three over par and not out of it." Hale Irwin won the U.S. Open two weeks ago with a seven-over-par, highest in more than a decade. Last week Jim Colbert scored a playoff victory in the American Golf Classic after tying for the top spot with a one-over-par score. It's the first time in recent history that consecutive tournaments had been won in plus-par figures. The first-round scores were the highest of any on the tour this year except in the American National Championship. Lanny Wadkins was one stroke off the pace at 71, tied with Irwin, Tom Weiskopf. Al Geiberger, Eddie Pearce, Rick Massengale, Gary Sanders and Gary Groh. Defending champion Billy Casper, a four-time Western winner, had a 78. Australian Bruce Crampton shot 76. Colbert had 77. Ben Crenshaw took an 81—one of almost three dozen scores at 80 or higher—and withdrew. The course features dense woods, occasional trees in the middle of fairways, vast amounts of water, deep, yawning bunkers, severly undulating greens, deep, wiry rough and fairways less than 20 yards wide in spots. Many of the leaders defended it, however. Sports Glances OPEN WEDNESDAY & FRIDAY NITES Till 9-SUNDAY1 to 5 Senior League Randy Heller smashed three hits, including a double and a triple and drove in two runs as the Knights of Columbus ran their Senior Little League record to 9-0 Thursday night with an 8-5 triumph over Grouse. Bob Foley added a two-run single as Ken Nurse picked up his fifth win on the mound. Brian Greteman collected a three-run double and Paul Baldus and Jim Molitor added two hits apiece for Grouse. In one other game, Uptown downed Kiwanis, 14-8, as Jeff DeBower was a standout for the winners. Uptown is now 6-3 on the year. In T-Ball play, the Bears won the tournament title Thursday with an overwhelming 49-17 win over the Elks. The Bears, who won the league title also, got grand slam homers from Al Knight and Dan Dreessen and another homer from Don Hagedorn. In the game for third-place, the Indians edged the Pirates, 32-31, as Jeff Helmkamp collected two triples and a double and teammate Greg Bard a double and a homer for the winners. LL Standings Senior W.L. KC's 90 Uptown 6 3 Crouse 3 6 Legion 3 6 Kiwanis 3 6 Elks 3 6 Kiwanis 36 Easy Win for Mel's Leon Muhlbauer blasted a three-run homer and Tom Rone collected three hits as Mel's Angels of Halbur clubbed Red Carpet of Carroll, 13-2, in slow pitch play Thursday night at Halbur, The winning pitcher wa: Vern Behrens. Hammers Win Warren Maxweller slugged two homers and Denny Wulkow one as the Farmland Hammers edged the Carroll Means, 11-8, in slow pitch Thursday night. Al Haubrich added three hits for the winners as Bernie Feilmeier got the victory. Nurse's Lead Merchants Jim and Dan Nurse and Randy Bierl cracked homers and each added another hit as the Carroll Merchants dumped the Carroll Keggers, 8-1, Thursday night. Rich Golwitzer also added two hits for the Merchants as Ken Stickrod picked up the victory on the mound. Bill Kaufman and Dave Stout each collected two hits for Western Inn as Dave Stout took the defeat. Juveniles Win 2 The Templeton Juveniles raised their slow pitch record to 16-4 Thursday night by sweeping a doubleheader from the Coon Rapids Demons, 8-3, and 6-2. Merlin Schrad was the winning pitcher in the opener, while Mark Heithoff got the win in the second game. The Juveniles' next game is Sunday in the Carroll Invitational Tournament when they take on the Breda Zekers at 3 p.m. Main Tap Rallies Dave Prenger's three-run homer in the bottom of the seventh rallied Main Tap of Carroll to a 15-14 victory over Mount Carmel Thursday night in slow pitch play. Main Tap at one time in the game trailed 12-2. Doug Middendorf led Main Tap with four hits, including two home runs and Bob Beeson also added a homer. Also, Steve Middendorf and Dave Nagl each had three hits for Main Tap as Pat Malloy picked up the victory on the mound. Royals Clip Little Gus' Jim Short lashed out three hits, including a triple and Ted Nam added three hits as the Carroll Royals whipped Little Gus', 8-1, Thursday night. Bob Lehrkamp and Terry Kasperbauer each added two hits for the Royals as Harry Rotert pitched the win. Al Bock tripled for Little Gus'. Victory to A's The Carroll A's dumped Western Inn of Carroll, 9-6, in slow pitch Thursday night. Bill Bernholtz was the winning pitcher, while Dave Imming took the loss. Standard Triumphs Mike Steinkamp blasted a two-run homer and Russ Polking added a solo shot as Breda Standard whipped Audubon, 8-3, Thursday night at Breda. Mark Ludwig was the winning hurler as Standard came up with six runs in the sixth. Sports Briefs SENT DOWN MONTREAL (AP) —The Montreal Expos of the National League Thursday sent catcher Terry Humphrey to their Memphis affiliate in the International League. Humphrey was optioned to make room for right-hander Dennis Blair, who was called to the parent club earlier in the week. Humphrey, 24, appeared in 20 games with the Expos this season and had 10 hits in 52 at-bats for a .192 average with three runs batted in. Last season, he hit .167 with one home run and nine runs batted in. SIGNS CONTRACT QUEBEC (AP) - Forward Mike Rouleau, who scored 44 goals and 66 assists for the North American Hockey League Maine Nordiques last season, signed a three-year contract with the Quebec Nor- diques, the World Hockey Association club announced Thursday. RETIRED HORSE NEW YORK (AP) - North Sea, Alfred G. Vanderbilt's 5- year-old thoroughbred, has been retired from racing. The winner of $237,206 broke a coffin bone in his foot in Wednesday's Nassau County Handicap at Aqueduct.