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, ^t)LV 11,196,1 ALTON J2VEN1NG H3LEGfUPtt PAGE Dodger 'Scrooges' Stingy With Runs JIM Pftttat S(»orto AoOtll those Los Angeles Dodger pitchers. , > Mart, they give up runs the way Jack Bortrty parts with a buck. Johnny Podres t nulled the Scrooge •acl: Wednesday night, doling .out 'three, miserly singles mid striking but 11 as the Dodgers cashed * : In .; . another vl^ttiry, by handing New Vbrk's noveriy- stfieketi'i Mots 'their llth SUGCC&- slve vllh a pair, Including the clincher vilh two on In the 10th. Podres, 7-H, extended his score ess siring to 2-1 Innings in a duel vllh the Mots' Carl VVilley, wlio hccked the Dodgers on four singles until Roseboro rifled one into ho. scats with one out In the . . The ; Dodgers now , have Won eight of their last nine Jn climbing •fi'ott\' ibuVth place to a rtch five-gaiue,,,lead in Uie National League. .In five of those eight victories, Los, Angeles pitchers have posted shutouts qnd In two others they've held the opposition to n single 1 ruh. 1 ; Podres, the 30-year-old left-hand- er, has, banked, three victories in the Dodgers' latest surge, allowing a grand total of one run and 10 hits, Ills squeaker over the Mets,. decided on John Roseboro's eighth-inning homer, was his second straight by a 1-0 score and his fourth' shutout. While the Dodgers were edging the, Mets, the Philadelphia Phillies dropped second-place Sai Francisco five gomes behind, cup Utilizing on Giant, mlsplays in t 10-2 romp. Also In the NL— Joey Jay be came a winner for His lirst time. in over a month, with strong relie help in the final inning, as the Cincinnati Reds trimmed the Chi cago Cubs 3-1; and Houston's Kei Johnson and Hal Woodesbick com bined for a five-hit 2-0 shutout o the Pittsburgh Pirates. Dick Stuart's slugging nowera the Boston Red Sox over Mlnne sola 7-4 In 10 innings in the onl> American League game played The hard-hitting first baseman ex ploded out of a home run slum The Phils got three runs In the If 111 inning for a 4-2 lead over the Hants with the help of Chuck Hill- r's error, then added three un- lamed runs In the sixth after VVII- ie McCovey dropped a fly for a wo-baso mlsplay. They made lt,a rout 'with another throe-run flurry igalnst reliever Billy Hoeft In the seventh, winding up with the fifth vlctoi-y In their last six games, Al Worthington and Bill Henry stifled a buses-loaded Cub threat in the ninth, saving Jay's first vie- Lory since June B. The big right lander now has a 4-12 murk. The Reds netted all I hree of .heir runs in the first ott Glen Hobble, with Marty Kcough knocking in two with a triple and scoring on a single by John Edwards. Woodeshlck relieved Johnson with the bases full in the eighth inning at Pittsburgh, retired the side by striking out Smoky Burgess, then held off the Pirates in the ninth. The Colts managed only six hits off Bob Friend, but bunched three of them in the lirst for both their runs. Stuart, who hadn't homered in 21 games and hadn't driven In a run in 11, tagged his 18th of the season with one on in the fourth inning as the Red Sox built up a 4-0 lead against southpaw Jim Kaal of the Twins. Then, facing Minnesota relief star Bill Dailey in the 10th after Dick Williams' pinch double and a walk, Stuart hit No. 1.9. Boston's bullpen ace, Dick Rud- atz, raised his record to 9-1 with three innings of. one-hit relief. Cards Stall Home Stand With Braves ST. LOUIS (AP) - The Louis Cardinals, who have had (rouble beating anyone,, tonight face the Milwaukee Braves, who give them trouble anytime. The Cardinals have not won n season's series from the Braves since they moved to Milwaukee from Boston In 1953. St. Louis won Its first game this season against them, but lost the next three. The twi-night doublehcader tonight will open (I four-game series in which the Cardinals, ate.sched- uled lo face al leasl three left- handers, Including their all-time nemesis, Warren Spahn. Spahn is slated to pilch Friday night. Southpaws Denny Lemasler (5-4) and Bob Hendley (4-5) Will hurl tonight against Ernie Bfog- llo (9*5) and Lew Bitrdetle (7-7), who will make his first start against his former mates. The Cardinals also will see a former male in an enemy unl form for the first time. Gene Oliver will start in left field for the Braves. He has hit .357 since join Ing Milwaukee. Stu's Socks Send Sox By Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL (AP) —Nothing mellows a slugger scorned like hilling two home runs and batting in five runs. Boston belter Dick Stuart, who considered himself wronged a week ago when Ralph Houk didn't name him to Uie American League .All-Star team, mellowed after such a splurge in Boston's .7-4 victory over Minnesota Wednesday night. Stuart had no more venom for the New York Yankee manager who he^blasted, only elation that he had snapped a slump. Asked if his power burst was an answer to Houk, Stuart replied: "No, this was my answer to Minnesota." Stuart had not hit a home run In 21 games. He had not driven aci'bss a run for 11 games. "Gee, that, is a long time," he said, when confronted with the figures. "I. was tired. I had been up since 7:30. I figured if I could get just one hit I'd be lucky. But they come unexpectedly some- GOLFING NOTES A LEA-P IN TIME WOOD RIVER — Lea Follis, Alton too late to make a . Lakers second baseman, leaps across Stanich of the Royals. At left is umpire home plate safely in Wednesday night's Don Plarski. The Lakers won, 0-2. (Don Twilight League game against the Wood Hayes photo). River Royals. Waiting for the ball, but fourth. The two .runs baited in gave Allison 59 and tied him with Los Angeles' Leon Wagner. Semi-Finals At Lpckhaven The semi-finals of the men's tennis tournament at Lockhaven Country Club will be played today. • . , .' : Somi;flnalistr ate Dr. Robert Ansoliuolz vs. Dr. Daniel I'latt and Bob Murphy vs. Dr. (terimrd Donnelly. The finals will be played this weekend. The junior tournament, now under way, will be concluded later this month. A challenge system has also been set up whereby the eight top men players will conduct a sum- ner-long tourney to determine the club champion. Matches will be played on a challenge basis until the eventual champion is crowned. JUNIOR PLAY Here are the results of t h e lirst round of play in the city golf lournamenl for juniors: CHAMPIONSHIP FLIGHT Simon def. B. VonHalten, 3-2; L. Vellum def. Kauffold, 5-4; DeFrates def. Huss, 1 up; Kovic def. Grover, 2-1; J. Vellum def. lierzog, 2-1; Kulp def. R. Von- I-Mlen, 4-3; Campagna bye and Hclmkamp bye. A FLIGHT Bryan def. Johnson, 4-3; Hines def. Poslon, 6-4; Van Bruen def. Childers, 8 : 7; Schwartz bye; Middendorf def. Brown, 7-5; Wickenhauser def. Chappee, 8-7; Yeager def. Sheary, 3-2; Shenk bye. B FLIGHT McDonald def. Ketchem, 2-1; Martin def. Townser, 2 up; Kolesa def. Eckhard, 1 up; Duckels def. Gross, 8-7. Naugle C FLIGHT def. Chesus, default; times, don't they? Stuart broke a 4-4 tie with a three-run homer in the 10th inning that settled a duel of the league's top relief pitchers—Boston's Dick Radalz, and Minnesota's Bill Dailey. His blow ended a siring of 24 scoreless innings for Dalley. Rad atz, with help from Jacl: Lamabe in the last of the lOlh, got the win and is 9-1. He permittee the. Twins only one hit in three innings before leaving for a pincl hitter. Stuart's two shots pulled hin into a tie for third in the AL homer race with 19. His first clou was a two-run blow in Boston's four-run fourth inning. .Bob Allison, tlie league's homei leader, got ills 22nd—a two-ion whackr-in the bottom of the On July 2» a mixed tournament will bo hold and on July 25 another men's tourney, phis one for boys, will 1)0 conducted. Terry Durham is in charge of the tennis program al Lockhaven. BASEBALL HEROES Kingery def: , McLaughlin, 4-2; Youngberg def. Fisher; 7-6; Sut r ton def. Weihs, default. WICK 'ALIVE' ST. LOUIS — Dale Wicken hauser of Lockhaven Country Club survived qualifying play in the District Golf Tournament a Sunset .Country Club Wednesday and is one of the 32 remaininj in contention for match p 1 a > which began this morning. Wickehhauser shot a 15G for th two days of qualifying. The lead ing qualifier was Bob Cochran Si who shot a 145. Play will continue today, Fri dan and wind up Sunday. Wickenhauser was paired agins Clarence Norswortliy Jr., (151 this morning. Riessen Posts Easy Win Roger Maris Out, Will Under go Knife NEW YORK (AP) — Roger| ready," Houk said. "I don't know torts, the other half of New when that will be." . ,. . .. , . Maris, the Yanks' right fie fork's famed M-and-M slugging ,.„,,„,„,„, for alll « erv , Lakers Beat Royals, 5-2, In Twilight Chiefs Sweep Dmibleheader WOOD River — The Alton Jackson Chiefs softbnU team won a doubleheader from Sullivan Wednesday night, winning the first liitno, 4-3, and coming back to squeak by in Uie nightcap, 1-0. Karl Kulenkamp was the first- ;ame winner, giving up four hits. Roger Smilh and Gary Burmesler each had 2-for-3 for Ihe winners. Archie Crotchett also hurled a four-hitler for the Chiefs in the second game as Bill VVatkins had 2-for-3. Crotchett struck out nine. Saturday night the Chiefs are host to Bloominglon in a twin bill starting al 7:30. Sunday night they will go lo Hillsboro for a doubleheader. Bushy's Splits With Brighton WOOD RIVER — The Brighton Merchants and Bushy's B1 a c 1 Label split a doubleheader Wednesday night, Bushy's winning Ihe opener, 4-1. while Brighton captured the nightcap, 17-0. Klledge pitched Iho lirst puiie for Bushy's and allowed onl.v three lilts. Two hits each by Bryant, Boyd ajid Wlntjen supplied (he offense. In tire second contest Weldner j fired a one-hitler for Brighton ! while Die Merchants were pound- Mug Downer for an easy victory. i Bushy's record now stands at 36-6. Black Label travels to Gillespie Friday night for a double- i header. i Pilous Takes Denver Berth All-Star Gridders Begin Drills Today <_; EVANSTON, 111. (AP)-A sqund of 50 of last, season's finest collegiate football players assembled al Northwestern University today :o stall three weeks of training for the All-Star game. The collegians, coached for the sixth straight year by Otto Graham, will try to beat the National Football League champion Green Richter, Wisconsin; DftVfl son, Penn Slale; Lonhlfi Michigan State; Walt Sweeney, Syracuse. Tackles—Bobby Bell, Minnesota; Junlous Buchanan. Gram- Ming; Don Brumm, Pufdtie; Don Chuy, Clcmson; Jim tJunAway, Mississippi; Don Esles, Louisiana Stale; Jim Kanicki, Michigan A 1.AJI MCI 11 1_JV.<1£M1~> V.HMJHJ.""'* —.•- — •• v , - Bay Packers for the first time State; Tony Liscio, Tulsa; Fretl Miller, Louisiana Stale; Tom Nomina, Miami (Ohio); Bob Reynolds, Bowling Green; Daryl Sanders, Ohio Slalc; Charles Slt'mln- ski, Prnn Stale; Bob Vogel. Ohio Stale; Hoy Williams, Pacific. Guards — Waller Rock, Maryland; Ed Buclde, Michigan Slate; John Bfiker, .Mississippi State. Cenlers—Dave Behrman, Michigan State; Lee Roy Jordan, Alabama; Ray Mansfield, Washing- Ion; Jim Price, Auburn. Quarterbacks — Terry Baker, Oregon State; Sonny Gibbs, TCU; Glynn drifting, Mississippi; Ron VanderKelen, Wisconsin. since 1958 Aug. 2 in Soldier Field. In 1958, the debut of Graham as brad coach, the college graduates overwhelmed tne Delroil Lions 35-19. They haven't won since. Lasl year, however, they held the Packers lo i 21-20 edge through three quarters before being dismantled 42-20. The pros hold a 19-8 margin in the series with two ties. Assisting Graham, director of thletics al Ihe Coasl Guard cadomy, are Dick Slnnfel, John y Sauer, Mike Scarry, Dante avelli and Tom O'Connell. ay wilh heavy drills start ing j UCLA; Larry Ferguson. Iowa; Friday. Thirty-seven colleges are Larry Glueck, Villanova; John ombinalion, has joined Mickey Mantle on the Yankee lis! of the nissing. Maris, who assumed Ihe Yankee earn leadership when Mantle was ideliiied with a broken foot June , will Undergo surgery al New York's Lenox Hill Hospital Friday or a rectal fissure. "From what I hear from New fork," Yankee Manager Ralph -louk said in Los Angeles, "I expect him to be out a week to 10 days." Mantle, who won the American League's Most Valuable Player award for the third time lasl season, rejoined the Yankees in Los today, bul is not expected DENVER (AP) — Rudy Pilou i former coach of Ihe Chicag WOOD RIVER - The Alton i B)ack Hawks of ,j,p Nation: lo be ready to play for another week or two. "Til play him as soon as lie's aider. was scheduled for surgery after an examination by the Yankee team physician Dr. Sidney Gaynor and a specialist, Dr. John Donaldson, who will perform the operation. The slugging, green-eyed outfielder, missed the Yankees' doubleheader in Cleveland Sunday with what was thought at the time to be a recurrence of a back ailment that had sidelined him earlier this season. He flew to his home in Independence, Mo., for Ihe All-Slar jgame break, but returned lo New York Wednesday after a telephone consultation with Dr. Gaynor. Maris, a two-time MVP .vho hit a record 61 homers in 1961, has 19 home runs, 42 runs batted in Lakers girls softball learn defeated Ihe Wood River Royals Wednesday night in a Twilight League contest. 5-2. Errors proved the downfall of I lie Royals. After Wood River jumped off to a 1-0 first inning lead Alton came back with three runs in the third, scoring on an infield out, two errors, a single Jockey League, was named coac Wednesday of the Denver Invad ers. new addition lo the Wester Hockey League. Pilous, 48, guided the Hawk into Iho Stanley Cup playoffs fo live straighl seasons. He was dis missed after Chicago lost to De troit in Ihe playoffs last season. With Pilous as coach, Chicago Equipment will be issued and hysical examinations given to- Halfbacks — Kermit Alexander, epresented on Ihe sqund. Mich;an Slale and Mississippi, each vilh four, top the delfigalions. The All-Star rosier: Griffin, Memphis Slale; Tommy Janik, Texas A&I; Roger Kochman, Penn Slate; John Mackey, i Syracuse; Charles Mitchell, Ends - High Campbell. Wash-1 Washington; Bob Paremore, Flor- nglon Slate; Floyd Dean, Florida; Paul Flatley, Northwestern; Tom Hulchinson, Kentucky; Bob Jencks, Miami (Ohio); Willie Richardson, Jackson Slale; Pal ida A&M; Louis Guy, Mississippi; Charles Morris, Mississippi. Fullbacks — Danny Brabham. Arkansas; Lee Roy Caffey, Texas A&M; Bill Thornton, Nebraska. All of a Sudden Podres Is Big Gun NEW YORK lAP; Johnny by Star Travis and a sacrifice dyj movec ] f r0 m the league cellar in | by Betty Onofrey. and a .294 batting average—his highest in Ihe majors—so lar this season. Arnold Palmer Has Big Obstacle Ahead of Him ti LYTHAM ST. ANNE'S England (AP)—Arnold Palmer was confronted today with one of the biggest tasks he ever has faced in golf, catching up with a nine- shot deficit after Uie first round of the British Open championship. Palmer, in.search of his third straight British tille, unloaded a |{y THIS ASSOCIATED PRESS PITCHING — Johnny Podres, Dodgers, allowed only three singles and struck out 11 in his second straight 1-0 victory, mis one over the New York Mets. BATTING — Dick Stuart, Red Sox, homered with two on in Uie IQlh inning, powering Boston over Minnesota 7-4; also hit two-run homer and single. •'••Mai* league) STANDINGS By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS American League Pet. O.B. 6>/j 7Mi W. L. New York .... 50 31 Chicago ...... 47 38 Boston ....... '15 37 Baltimore-..,, 47 40 Minnesota .... 45 39 Cleveland .... 44 40 Los Angeles ., 41 46 Kansas City .,36 46 Detroit ....... 35 47 Washington .. 30 56 \Vwlno»4ay'8 Boston 7, Minnesota 4, (10 innings) Only 'game scheduled Today's Games Now York ftt Los Angeles (N) Boston at Minnesota (N) Detroit at '.Chicago (N) Baltimore at Washington (N) at Kansas City (N) .617 .553 .549 .540 .536 .524 .471 12 .439 14'/i .427 .3492% , New York at Los Angeles Cleveland at Kansas City Boston at Minnesota Detroit al Chicago Baltimore at Tony Q'Cojinell, Michigan State temrip ase, won {w sU-algut city titles in, hj* home town o{ l/» * don, Oat.,'between JBSS and 1881 National League.; ,os 'Angeles W. t l* 51- San : Francisco 48 38 Pcf. G.B. .607 .558 4 .548 5 .542 5^ .535 6 .518 7»,» .488 10 St. Louis .. 46 38 Chicago ... '15 38 Cincinnati . 46 40 Milwaukee 43 40 Pittsburgh 41 43 Philadelphia 41 44 .482 lO'/i Houston 34 54 .38G 19 New York .... 29 56 .341 22'/i Wednesday's Results Los Angeles 1, New York 0 Philadelphia 10, San Francisco 2 -Cincinnati 3, Chicago 1 ..Houston 2, Pittsburgh.0 Only games scheduled Today's Gumo« Los Angeles at New York (N) San Francisco at Philadelphia (N) Chicago at Cincinnati (?, twi- night) Milwaukee at St. Louis (2, twi- night) Houston ul Pittsburgh (N) Los Angeles at Now York , Swn Francisco at Philadelphia Houston «l Chicago at ^..„,„...„., = Milwaukee at st, Uml« ** MILWAUKEE (AP)-Action in the Western Open Tennis Tournament was concentrated today in doubles lor both men and women, with I lie lop-rated entrants already safely into the quarterfinals in singles competition. The No. 1. seeds, Marty Riessen of Evanston, 111., and Nancy Richey of Dallas, Tex., posted easy triumphs in Wednesday's singles as first berths in the quarter-finals were decided. Riessen defeated Norman Perry of Los Angeles 6-2, 6-4 and Miss Richey ousted Kathy Harter of Los Angeles 6-2, 6-3. While the women were -.scheduled for first doubles today, the men played a few opening round matches late Wednesday. Riessen and Clark Graebner of Shaker Heights won by default while Lenoir and Ray Senkowski of Hanitramck, Midi., eliminated Dave Brown, Port Credit, Ontario, and Ned Saxman of Philadelphia 6-4. 6-1. PROBABLE PITCHERS By TUG ASSOCIATED PRESS American League New York (Ford 13-3) at Los Angeles (Oslnski 6-5) N . Boston (Monbouquette 11-6) at By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS National League Baiting (200 at bats)—Groat St. Louis, .326; T. Davis, Los Angeles, .322. ' Runs — H. Aaron, Milwaukee, and White, St. Louis, G2. Runs batted in—H. Aaron, Milwaukee, 63;.Santo,..Chicago, (50. Hits—While and Grout, St. Louis, 111. Doubles—Groal, St. Louis, 23; Javier, St. Louis, 22. Triples—Pinson, Cincinnati, 12; While, SI. Louis, 7. Home runs—H. Aaron, Milwaukee, 24; McCovey, San Francisco, 23. Stolen bases — Robinson and Pinson, Cincinnati, 21. Pitching (eight decisions) — Koufax, Los Angeles, 14-3, .824; Perranoskl, Los Angeles, 9-2, .818. Strikeouts—Koufax, Los Angi*les, 150; Drysdale, Los Angeles, 138, miserable 76 Wednesday over the 6,757 yard par 70 Royal Lytham and St. Annes links and there were those who said he was "out of il." Leading the pack were Rodgers, ex-Marine from Jolla, Calif., and Australia's Peler Thomson, four times British Open king, at 67. At 6S were Tom Haliburton oE England and lefthander Bob Charles of New Zealand. And at 69 were Kel Nagle, of Australia, the I960 centenary open king, and Spain's Ramon Sola. Jack Nicklaus. U.S. Masters' champion, was in a comfortable s|x>t. at 71. Today's 18 holes will reduce Ihe field of 120 to the low 45. Best estimates were that 148 would do the trick. That meant Palmer needed a 72 or better to be certain for the final 36 holes Friday. Palmer conceded the job ahead of him was tough, even for a 2 lo 1 favorilo no one wants really to bet against. He said he could not recall a lournamenl he won wilh ?i slart of The Lakers added their final pair of runs in the fifth on two errors, a passed ball and singles by Miss Travis and Miss Onofrey. The leakers have three home games tills weekend at Wat- ertower Diamond. V r i el a y night, they face Belleville al 8:!!0 ni a league contest. Saturday night, they meet Robinson, 111. and Sunday night they face Ballvin, Mo., both games being exhibition contests. The Robinson Orphans will be | the first team the Lakers wil i meet in the slate tournament ii Decalur. beginning July 17. They'l play Robinson at 9:45 that night Lakers (5) Royals (2) Player AB R H Player AB R H Follis 4 1 1 Sievers .'! I 1 Lusby 3 I 0 Tucker 3 0 0 Freeman 4 1 0 Cairns 300 Grimsley 4 0 Travis 4 1 Onofrey 4 1 Duke 2 a Hand 3 0 0 Pierce 2 0 Conaway I! 0 0 Whitten 0 1 0 Fritzsche 300 3 Stanich 3 0 1 1 Anderson 1 0 0 0 Redford 302 Totals 31 5 5 Totals 21 2 4 Inning: Lakers phi) | Royals Lai 1234567 RHE 003020 0 — 550 1000010—2 4 4 76. Palmer wasn't walking much about his round Wednesday. He said he just couldn't hit a tee shot straighl. "1 drove poorly. That's where I lost il all," he said simply. ST. ANNE'S, England (AP) — Leaders in the first round of the British Open Golf Championshir Wednesday over the par 34-36—70 Royal Lytham and St. Anne's course: Phil Rodgers, La Jolla, Calif. Amurlcna Luitgue 32-35-67 Peter Thomson, Australia Minnesota (Stigmun 7-8) N Detroit (Aguirre 7-7 or Mossi 4-5) ut Chicago (Buzlmrdt 9-4) (N) Baltimore (Roberts 6-8) at Washington (Cheney 8-9) (N) Cleveland (Donovan 6-5) at Kansas City (Wlckershani 6-7) (N) National Los Angeles (Drysdale 10-10) at New York (Craig 243) (N) Sun Francisco (Marlchal 1H) at PMladelphia (Culp 10-6) (N) Chicago (Ellsworth ,U-6 and Buhl 7-6) at Cincinnati (Purkoy 3-5 and Maloney 13-3) 2, twl-nlght Milwaukee (Remaster 5-4 and Hendley 4-5) at St. Louis 'Brogllo 9-5 and Burdette 7-7 or Gibson 8-4) 8, twl-nlght -Houston (Fari-ell 6-U) at Pitts burgh, (Cardwell 5-9) (N). Batting (200 at bats)—Yaslr zemskl, Boston, .337; Wagner, Los Angeles, .330. Runs—Allison, Minnesota, 00; Yaslrzemski, Boston, and Kaline, Detroit, 52. Runs batted in—Wagner, Los Angeles, and Allison, Minnesota, 59. Hits ~ MwUone, Boston, • 105; Yastrzemskl, Boston, 102. Doubles—Yuslwemski, Boston, 23; Versalles, Minnesota, 22, Triples — Hlnton, Washington, 10; Versailles, Minnesota, 7. ijome ,1'iJins—Allison, Minnesota, 22; Wagnev, U>s Angeles, 20, Stolen pases -r- Aparicio, Baltimore, 23; Wood, Detroit, and llin- ton, Washington, 17. 20-38-6' Tom Haliburton, England 29-39-8 JUNIOR BASEBALL In the 9-10-year-old league of junior baseball action the Astronauts trimmed the Foxes, 8-4, the Beavers belted the Flyers, 23-3, the Eagles whipped the Cubs, 15-1, the Reds walloped the Cardinals, 1-7, the Tigers defeated t h e Bandits, 20-6, the Hurricanes down ed Northside, 17-10, Ihe Bears •ouled the Hawks, 18-3, the Ath- etics toppled the Falcons, 7-3, and the Lions roared past the Yan- <ecs, 6-2. Tom DeMond homered and tripled (or the Astuiwuls while Clmrles Osborne homered for tin; Foxes. 15ilI Maudy doubled and Charles Thomas tripled for the Beavors while J o h n Lau^hlin slammed a homer and single for tin; Flyers. Gerald O'lluru homered and singled for the Eagles. Sam Scott and Kim Barnett homered and singled for the Reds. Mark Murray lashed a homer and Bill Co.x a triple for the Tigers. Tom Welsh tripled for the Bandits. Coad and Gaglien tripled for the Hurricanes while Terry Koehne lashed a double and single for Northside. Roger Paco hit a homur, triple and double for the Bears as Bob Gillson tripled the 1958 season to the Stanley Cup championship in the 1960-61 campaign. He formerly coached at Buffalo n the American Hockey League. Cubs Caught With No Bats, Redlegs Win CHICAGO (AP)—The Chicag Cubs were caught with their bats down Wednesday night in Cincinnati and dropped a 3-3 decision to the Reds' and pitcher Joey Jay. They now are in fourth place, 'i games behind leading Los Angeles and T 2 under third place St. Louis. Al Wortliington and Bill Henry came to Jay's rescue in the ninth to preserve his first victory in more than a month. With one out and after a walk and Dick Be> tell's double, Worthington came in. Andre Rodgers walked to load I the bases but pinch batter Leo Burke lined out. Henry then went to the mound and fanned pinch baiter Steve Boros. The Reds collected all their live scoreless innings going for him. Then wham. Thomas connected with a fast ball and sent it screaming high and far toward the left field stands. It seemed destined lo reach the seats in the upper tier. "I was sure it was gone," Dodger Manager Walt Alslon said later. "So was I," admitted Podres. "I was sure it was a homer. I thoughl il would hit the facade between the upper and lower slands." II did nol. Almost but .-iot quite. The ball died as it reached the , stands and Davis, racing back and good reason to be -overjoyed—and U Q his ri g ht the instant the ball thankful. u v as hit. braced himself against He had just blown a 1-0 lead the left field stands, leaped up and Podres hadn't been this excited since he shut out the New York Yankees in the 1955 World Series and brought Brooklyn its first world championship. On the surface, there appeared little cause for the elation shown by the veteran Los Angeles Dodger southpaw. Sure, he had won a game. But it was against the Mets, the same drab, inept New York outfit that had blown 10 straight before Wednesday night's meeting wilh the league-leading Dodgers. But the 30-year-old Podres had in the ninth inning—or so it seemed—and he started walking dejectedly toward the clubhouse, 2-1 loser. But before he hoc caught the ball high over his head. The relay was grabbed by Podres, near second base. Jack- time to curse his fate, an almost | SO n, as did every one of the 17,103 certain home itin was turned into (paying customers, thought it a spectacular game-ending double \ VO uld clear the fence and was runs off Glen Hobbie in the first inning. The Cubs threatened in the seventh when they filled the bags with none out on Ken Hubbs' single, an error and a hit batsman. But they could get only one run—when pinch batter Merritt Ranew hit into a double play. The Cubs have a twi-nighter with the Reds tonight with Dick Ellsworth dl-6) and Bob Buhl (7-6) facing Bob Purkey (3-5) and Jim Maloney (13-31. The Chicago White Sox, in second place 5 games behind the Yankees, were idle Wednesday. They opened a three-game set at De- lroil tonight with Gary Pelers (5-4) meeling the Tigers' Don Mossi (4-5) or Hank Aguirre (7-7K play and Podres jogged happily the rest of the way, a 1-0 winner. It was the play of the year as far as Podres was concerned. The leading characters in il, besides joyful Johnny, were Frank Thomas and Tommy Davis. Johnny Roseboro's eighth inning homer, a low line drive that barely cleared the lower right field fence, had given the Dodgers their slim edge against Met right- hander Carl Willey. The Mets were batting in the ninth with one out and pinch runner Al Jackson on first base. Up to that point, Podres had a three-hit shutout and 22 consecu- rounding third. Podres ran to first base, tlien tossed to Ron Fairly for the double play. "The only reason I caught the ball was because J was on second, on the way to the clubhouse," said Podres. Softball Twin Bill The Watertower soflball team will meet Town Club in a doubleheader tonight at Watertower starting at 7 o'clock. One of the members of Uie Watertower team is Mike Yavorski, former end for the University of Illinois football team. SUMMER SPORT SHIRTS POWER-PACKED BATTERY and Still low Pr/c«dl Bob Charles, New Zealand 31-37-6S Kel Nugle, Australia 32-37-69 Ramon Sola, Spain 34-35—09 Don Saelens, Belgium 32-38-70 Frank Phillips, Australia Pitching (eight decisions) —| 31-39-70 Brian Wilkes, South Africa 32-38-70 Jack Nicklaus, Columbus, OJiio 32-39-71 Hugh Lewis, England 35-36—71 Geoffrey Hunt, England 36-35—71 Sewsunkcr Sewgolum, South Ah! Radatz, Boston, 9-1, ,900; Ford, New York, 13-3, .813. ca 33-38-71 McDonald, Englund | t I 35-d6-71 M. G. King, England 35-36-n and singled for the Hawks. Kent Newcomber fanned nine and Rich Heavner had two hits for (he Athletics. Tom Huubener ripixxi Ilirce liits for the Falcons, Pal Drew banged two triples for the Lions while John Stone tripled !or the Yankees. In the 11-12-year-old league Tom Pendl fired a no-hitter and hit » graijdslam homer as the Athletics downed the Dodgers, 74. 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