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Grandfather Stan Sets Pace As Cardinals Bomb Cubs 8-0 By JIM BECKER Associated Press Sports Writer The remarkable Stan Musial set another major league record; Most home runs by a new grandfather, 1. And the St. Louis Cardinals kept charging on. The incredible Sandy Koufax broke his own National League strikeout mark. And the Los An­ geles Dodgers stayed three games in front of the Cardinals in the National League pennant race. Musial was up most of the night waiting for the birth of his first grandchild, then smacked a two- run homer as the Cardinals defeated the Chicago Cubs 8-0 Tuesday night for their 13th victory in 14 games. Koufax won his 23rd game f, my nji., (11^ f\ \ fl ^PWW GO BETWEEN—Giant Manager Alvin Dark (wearing jacket) appears as though he may be trying to get as close as he can to umpire Doug Harvey during a heated argument. He's really trying to held off his catcher Tom Haller and pitcher Gay lord Perry,' Action took place in fourth inning of the game with the New York Mets Tuesday. Argument was over a punt pop up which Perry claimed he caught and the umpire said he trapped. The Giants lost all the way around as the umpire won the argument and the Mets won the game. UNIFAX Yesterday's Stars By The Associated Press PITCHING—Bob Gibson, Cardinals, shut out Chicago Cubs 8-0 on six 'hits, also hit three -run homer as second-place St. Louis won 13th in 14 games and remained three games behind National League leading Los Angeles. BATTING—Wally Moon, Dodgers, hit two-run seventh inning homer that proved decisive in 4-2 triumph over Pittsburgh that kept Dodgers lead at three games over Cardinals. Michigan State halfback Bob Moreland, a 151-pounder from Richmond, Va., has run the 100 in 9,4 seconds. Cool TOMORROW Time to Insulate WHITE'S PHONE 542-0183 Cheerleader Has Something to Cheer About SPRINGFIELD (UPI) - A Welge, 111., high school cheerleader has something to cheer about today. Blonde Nancy Koeneman, 17, a cheerleader and majorette at Steeleville High School, and represented in the contest as Miss Egyptian Electric Co-op, won the Miss Illinois Rural Electric Coop title Tuesday night. Linda Burns, 17, Carmi, was runnerup, and Miss Beverly Karraker, 16, Dongola, was third. The top three queens are all high school seniors. Eleven girls competed in all. Miss Koeneman plans to enter medical school and become a doctor. Miss Burns, daughter of Mr, and Mrs, Aaron Burns, entered the contest as Miss Wayne-White Counties Electric Co-op, and Miss Kerraker, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leo D. Karraker, was Miss Southern Illinois Electric Co-op. WANTED! MEN - WOMEN I from ages 18 to 52. Prepare now for U. S. Civil Service Job open- I ings in this area during the next 12 months, Government positions pay as high as $446.00 a month to start. I They provide much greater ser curity than private employment and exceUent opportunity for I advancement. Many positions require little or no specialized education or experience. I But to get one of these jobs, you must pass a tfst. The competition is keen and in some cases I only one out of five pass. I Lincoln Service helps thousands • prepare for these tests every _ year. It is one of the largest and I oldest privately owned schools I of its kind and is not connected with the Government. • For FREE information on Gov-1 ernment jobs, including list of I positions and salaries, fill out coupon and mail at once—TO- 1 DAY. You will also get f uU de- I tails on how you can prepare yourself for these tests. • Don't delay— ACT NOW! | LINCOLN SERVICE, Dept. 188 Pekin, Illinois I am very much interested. Please send me absolutely FREE (1) A list of U. S. Government positions and salaries; (2) Information i on how to qualify for a U.S. Government Job. Name Age. I Street - Phone JCity „_, State. ""iij, against only five losses, and he struck out nine Pittsburgh Pirates in a 4-2 victory. That gave him 276 strikeouts for the season. His old record was 269 in 1961. The third-place Milwaukee Braves fell eight games off the pace, losing 4-3 to Cincinnati. In other NL action, the New York Mets whipped the San Francisco Giants 4-2 and the Philadelphia Phillies slugged the Houston Colts 16-0. Musial's first inning homer was all Bob Gibson needed to record his 17th victory. It followed a sin- Brave Prexy Denies Club Will Move CHICAGO (UPI) - Milwaukee Braves president John McHale, denying reports that the club will move, admitted Tuesday, however, that Brave officials will take "a hard look at the situation" when the season is over. McHale said a possible move by the Braves, plagued with attendance problems, "was not discussed at any time" during a meeting of major league executives here this week. "We are not considering any move now. Of course, we can't make any move now," he said. A published report here said the National League club may ask and get permission from club owners to move its franchise from Milwaukee to Atlanta. The report said Atlanta would acquire the club "when and if the Milwaukee Braves move." It would be the second move for the Braves, who came from Boston to Milwaukee in 1953. The club drew a home attendance of 2,215,404 while winning the first of two consecutive pennants in 1957. Last year the club dipped to a low of less than 800,000. "A club that is having attendance problems is always fair game for this type of conjecture," McHale said. "This is the same rumor we answered two or three weeks ago. Nothing has changed since." Frick Plans Realignment In IL, PCL CHICAGO (AP)-With the assurance that each major league baseball team will have a full working agreement with each Triple A club, Commissioner Ford Frick embarked Tuesday on the possible realignment of the International League and the Pacific Coast League. Frick met with 20 major league representatives before announcing his idea of geographic reorganization of the two Triple A leagues. Frick said the object of the meeting was to lay the groundwork for the December minor league meetings in San Diego and the major league meetings in Los Angeles. With the Pacific Coast League stretching from Hawaii to Oklahoma City and the International League extending from Toronto to Jacksonville, Frick said the leagues were operating only for the benefit of the airlines. Rangers Sign Two NEW YORK (UPI) - Defense- man Harry Howell, an 11-year National Hockey League veteran, and center Earl Ingarsfield have signed 1963-64 contracts with the New York Rangers. gle by Dick Groat, just restored to the line-up after an injury, and Was Musial's 11th of the year and 474th of his career. Wally Moon hit a two-run homer in the seventh for the Dodgers to run the score to 4-0. The Pirates got their first run in the bottom of the seventh with the help of an error. Bob Clemente hit a solo homer in the eighth for the Pirates. Hank Aaron hit his 40th and 41st home runs—tops in the majors—for the Braves, but it wasn't enough. Johnny Edwards hom­ ered for the Reds and Gordy Coleman, who also drove in a run with a double, broke a 2-2 tie with a homer in the fourth inning. Carl Willey won his ninth game for the Mets and his third of the year over the Giants. He was working on his fifth shutout in the ninth, but Willie McCovey and Orlando Cepeda ruined it with solo homers. The Giants set a major league mark of their own when they used three Alous in the eighth inning. The Alou brothers, Jesus, Matty and Felipe, went down 1-2-3, the first two as pinch hitters. Felipe was right fielder in the line-up. Don Nottebart had pitched a no- hitter when he met the Phils in Houston last May 17, but he only got three men out Tuesday night. Johnny Callison collected a homer, double and two singles to pace the 17-hit attack for the Phils and the Colts contributed six errors. Chris Short pitched the shutout, a four-hitter. Qalesbu?^ Register-Mail GALESBURG, ILL., WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 11, 1963 PAGE 33 Major League Leaders By United Press International NATIONAL LEAGUE Player & Club G. AB R. H. Pet. Groat, StL 142 567 80 187 .330 H.Aaron, Mil 142 571 113 185 .324 Clmente, Pitt 134 524 71 169 .323 T.Davis, LA 130 498 60 161 .323 Pinson, Cin 149 599 86 191 .319 Gonzlez, Phil 139 500 75 159 .318 Flood, StL 142 601 105 186 .309 Cepeda, SF 139 510 85 157 .308 White, StL 146 597 97 183 .307 Santo, Chi 145 570 73 174 .305 AMERICAN Player & Club G. Ystrzski, Bos 138 Kaline, Det 136 Pearson, LA 140 Rollins, Minn 129 Malzone, Bos 141 Ward, Chi 147 Wagner, LA 141 Fregosi, LA 140 Robinson, Chi 132 Howard, NY 122 LEAGUE AB R. H. Pet. 86 168 .321 86 165 .313 84 161 .311 74 157 .311 66 165 .301 76 169 .292 72 154 .292 76 155 .288 61 137 .287 69 126 .286 523 527 518 505 549 579 528 539 478 440 Home Runs National League Aaron, Braves 41; McCovey, Giants 38; Mays, Giants 34; Cepeda, Giants 29; Santo, Cubs 25; Howard, Dodgers 25. American League—Stuart, Red Sox 38; Killebrew, Twins 37; Allison, Twins 35; Hall, Twins 31; Howard, Yanks 27. Runs Batted In National League — Aaron, Braves 123; Boyer, Cards 104; White, Cards 101; Santo, Cubs 95; Pinson, Reds 93. American League—Stuart, Red Sox 106; Kaline, Tigers 95; Wagner, Angels 88; Colavito, Tigers 87; Allison, Twins 85. Pitching National League — Perranoski, Dodgers 14-3; Koufax, Dodgers 23-5; McBean, Pirates 13-3; Spahn, Braves 20-5; Maloney, Reds 21-6. American League — Bouton, Yanks 19-6; Ford, Yanks 21-7; Peters, White Sox 18-6; Downing, Yanks 12-4; Radatz, Red Sox 14-6. By The Associated Press NATIONAL LEAGUE W. L. Pet. G.B. Los Angeles .... 87 57 .604 — St. Louis 85 61 .582 3 Milwaukee 80 66 .548 8 San Francisco . 78 67 .538 9% Philadelphia .. 76 69 .524 11% Cincinnati 77 72 .517 12% Chicago 74 71 .510 Wz Pittsburgh .... 69 75 .479 18 Houston 53 92 .366 34% New York 48 97 .331 39Vz Tuesday's Results Philadelphia 16, Houston 0 Los Angeles 4, Pittsburgh 2 New York 4, San Francisco 2 St. Louis 8, Chicago 0 . Cincinnati 4, Milwaukee 3 Today's Games Los Angeles at Pittsburgh (N) Chicago at St. Louis (N) Milwaukee at Cincinnati (N) San Francisco at New York Houston at Philadelphia (N) Thursday's Games San Francisco at New York Houston at Philadelphia Los Angeles at Pittsburgh Chicago at St. Louis Only games scheduled. AMERICAN LEAGUE W. L. Pet. G.B. New York 95 51 .651 — Minnesota 82 64 .562 13 Chicago 82 65 .558 13% Baltimore 78 69 .531 17% Detroit 72 74 .493 23 Boston 70 77 .476 25% Cleveland 70 78 .473 26 Kansas City ... 67 78 .462 27% Los Angeles ... 65 82 .442 30% Washington ... 52 95 .354 43% Tuesday's Results Kansas City 2, New York 0 Baltimore 2, Chicago 1 Washington 9-1, Detroit 8-4 Minnesota 5, Cleveland 4 Los Angeles 6, Boston 5, 10 innings Today's Games Boston at Los Angeles (N) New York at Kansas City (N) Baltimore at Chicago (N) Cleveland at Minnesota (N) Detroit at Washington (N) Thursday's Games Boston at Los Angeles New York at Kansas City Cleveland at Minnesota Only games scheduled. OLD STORY—There's nothing new about seeing Stan Musial congratulated ns he crosses home plate after hitting a home run. However, in photo above he is shown doing it as a grand­ father. Home run was hit in the first Inning against the Cubs last night with Dick Groat on base. The Cards went-on to win 8-0. UNIFAX Return of Belinsky Causes Little or No Excitement By MIKE RATHET Associated Press Sports Writer Bo Belinsky is back among the Angels. They didn't carry him off the field at Los Angeles with leis dripping from his shoulders Tuesday night, but then he wasn't around when the Angels finally defeated Boston 6-5 in 10 innings. Belinsky left in the ninth inning when the Red Sox started to connect. He allowed eight hits, struck out four and walked none before he left. Belinsky,. who pitched a no-hitter for Los Angeles last year, was farmed out to Hawaii after compiling a 1-7 record, a 6.39 earned run average and a remarkable record for getting into trouble. He won four of five decisions with Hawaii. The Kansas City Athletics knocked off the first-place New York Yankees for the second night in a row, 2-0. Minnesota regained second place as Bob Allison hit two homers in a 5-4 decision over Minnesota, Baltimore knoc.ed Chicago into third by beating the White Sox 2-1 and Detroit and Washington split. The Senators won 9-8 before the Tigers took the nightcap 4-1. Belinsky went into the ninth with a 5-1 lead, having allowed only six hits—one Dick Stuart's 38th homer that gave him the AL lead in that department. But when the first two men bopped Bo for singles, he was relieved. The Red Sox then pushed across four runs to tie it. The Angels won in the 10th when Lee Thomas cracked a bases-loaded single, The Yankees' Ralph Terry, 1614, and Diego Segui of the- A's, were locked in a scoreless battle until the eighth when Charley Lau Players Tell What Makes Spahn One of the Greatest rapped a two-run double. Segui, who had allowed only a fifth- inning single by Elston Howard until the eighth, needed relief help from Ted Bowsfield and John Wyatt before he won it. The T.vin . came from behind as Allison slammed a pair of two- run homers, his 34th and 35th of the season. Gerry Arrigo, recently recalled from the minors, shut out the Indians over the final five innings for his first major league victory. Catcher John Orsino collected a single, double and triple as the Orioles edged the White Sox. Milt Pappas pitched the first six innings but left when his arm stiffened and Dick Hall and Stu Miller finished up. Minnie Minoso batted in three runs for the Senators in the opener, including the winning run in the eighth inning. Bubba Phillips homered for the Tigers in the nightcap. Phillips and Norm Cash, who homered for Detroit in the opener, eac' had five hits for the doubleheader. By JOE REICHLER NEW YORK (AP)-There are few ball players whom other ball players talk about. Babe Ruth was one. Ted Williams was another. Among the actives they talk about are Stan Musial, Willie Mays, Mickey Mantle and Warren Spahn. They talk about Spahn's endurance, his coolness under fire, his contempt for hitters. They talk about his pinpoint control, his variety of pitches, his perfect timing, balance and faultless delivery. All. have combined to make the Milwaukee southpaw one of the greatest pitchers of our time. But there are other reasons for his greatness. "It's his concentration," said Musial who probably has engaged in more hand-to-hand duels with the 42-year-old than with any other pitcher. "He never gives you the pitch you are looking for. It's useless to try to outguess him. "I've been hitting against him nearly 18 years and I haven't been able to figure him out yet." "It's his confidence," said Fred Haney, general manager of the Los Angeles Angels who was Spahn's skipper during the Braves pennant winning years. "He walks Cubs Send Lefty Dick Ellsworth Against Pennant-Minded St. Louis CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs will send their star left­ hander to the mound tonight to try and derail the slugging St. Louis Cardinals, who have hammered the Cubs 14-0 the last two nights. Dick Ellsworth (20-8) will oppose southpaw Ray Sadecki (8-8) in the third game of the series at Busch Stadium. Bob Gibson hurled a six-hitter and the Cardinals bashed five Cub pitchers in an 8-0 affair Tuesday night. The shutout came on the.heels of Curt Stamens' six- hitter Monday sight in which the Cardinals roughed up the Cubs 6-0. Gibson (17-8) struck out five and walked three in going the distance and recording his second shutout of the season. He allowed only one runner to reach third base, as did Simmons Monday night. Gibson and Grandpa Stan Musial sent the Redbirds winging to a 5-0 lead in the first two innings off starting pitcher Glen Hobbie (7-10). With one out in the first inning, Dick Groat ripped a single to left ami on tike next pitch Mu­ sial drilled home run No. 11 onto the pavilion roof. The 42-year-old Musial passed out cigars before the game in celebration of his first grandson, born to his son's wife in Fort Riley, Kan., early Tuesday. In the second, Gibson cracked his third home run of the season with two aboard to make the score 5-0. Cubs Manager Bob Kennedy used the run-away game to initiate two rookies to the big leagues. Jim Stewart -and Billy Cowan were used as pinch batters and remained in the game. Lou Brock and Stewart were Gibson's biggest tormentors with two hits each. In Comiskey Park, Johnny Orsino collected a single, double and triple to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox. Milt Pappas pitched the first six innings to receive credit for his 15th victory against nine losses. Starting pitcher Frank Baumann (2-1) was the loser. Tonight the White Sox, dropped into third place behind the Minnesota Twins, will send Eddie Fisher (7-8) against the Orioles' Dave McNally 6-7 in the rubber game of the series. out there with the sort of snap that shouts confidence. You can tell he means business; that he's the boss, just by the way he stands on the mound and breathes defiance down the batter's throat." "Spahn is not only the most re markable athlete but the most intelligent man I ever saw," said Bobby Bragan, the current Milwaukee pilot. "I don't know of anyone who likes what he's doing as much as Spahn, unless it's Willie Mays," said Alvin Dark, San Francisco manager. "I've never considered baseball hard work," said Spahn. "I'm fortunate to be engaged in a business which is fun compared to other businesses." Schedules Ace To Pitch in IL Playoffs INDIANAPOLIS (AP)-Indian- aplis Manager Rollie Hemsley has scheduled his ace right-hander, Fritz Ackicy, to pitch tonight, hoping to make it three in a row over the Atlanta Crackers in the battle for the International League Governor's Cup. Cracker Manager Harry Walker will counter with southpaw Harvey Branch. Indianapolis overcame a 6-1 de- icit and beat the Crackers 7-6 Tuesday night for a 2-0 lead in the be.st-of-.seven series. Jim Koranda doubled in two runs in the eighth to put the Indians ahead to stay. BARCLAY'S EXTRAORDINARY BOURBON Bottled when it tastes best Not too soon for flavor. . , not too late for lightness. Try it . , . you'll agree. Barclays Bourbon SfSAIGH!' BOU830N WHISK6Y-8* P8QOf JAS. BAKU* 4 CO. LIMITED, P£0«JA. ULL. .4

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