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ALTON EVENING MONt>A¥, 29, 1983 All-Stars Have Huge ^^MsUgttU iMtt tiB^H^tt ^k «ijH| ^^^U •«• ;* ^U| Task on Friday Night . CHICAGO (AP) - It's no easy task for a group of inexperienced youngsters to go out and defeat the champions of the National Football League, but that's what the College All-Stars have In mind when they meet the Green Bay Packers in Soldier Field Friday night. The 1963 All-Stars, once again coached by Otto Graham, have an excellent chance of upsetting the Packers despite the fact that Green Bay will be anywhere from a two to a three touchdown fa vorlte. If they have nothing else in their favor, there Is the fact that the pros have never been able to win five straight. A string of four straight losses was snapped in 1943 when the All-Stars defeatec Washington 27-7. Another strin of four losses fell in 1935 with 30-27 victory over Cleveland. Th collegians now arc out to brea another four-game losing streal This year, however, the Al Stars have more than history go ing for them. Graham, one of the all-Urn great quarterbacks In pro too ball, took over the All-Star coach ing reins in 1958 with a 35-19 vie tory over Detroit. It was the las for the All-Stars. Tlie All-Stars did it on a com bination of the running of Bobb Mitchell, the field goal kicking o Bobby Conrad, the passing of Jii Ninowski, and an adequate de fense. The saying has been that Cubs Humble Card Twice at Chicago By JOE MOOSHIL Associated Press Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP)-Bob Kennedy head coach of the Chicago Cubs slumped back in utter disbelief "So that's the biggest crowd the Cubs have had in 11 years? Well they saw more baseball than they could in another 11 years," said Kennedy. The Cub leader might well have been correct. There were no balks, no triple plays—but everything else—as the Cubs beat St. Louis twice, 5-1 and 16-11. The Cubs whipped the Cardinals in the first game behind Dick Ellsworth who struck out 10 and scored his 15th victory against seven defeats. Ellsworth lowered his earned run average to 1.86—best in the National League. A two-run homer by batterymate Jim Schaffer clinched it. But the crowd of 40,222—largest for the Cubs since they drew 40,389 with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1952—was in for some slugging treats in the nightcap. Lou Brock, who was to finish the second game with two homers and five runs batted in, hit his sixth homer with a man on in the first inning for a 2-0 lead in game No. 2 The Cardinals, who had won nine of 11 and were breathing heavily on the necks of the league- leading Los Angeles Dodgers, scored four in the second inning when Julian Javier hit a two-run homer. Chicago tied it in the second with two runs and that's how it stood until the fifth when St. Louis scored four runs on a two-run homer by Ken Boyer, an inside- the-park shot by Gary Kolb and Javier's steal of home. The game was far from over. Brock and Billy Williams hit sue cessive home runs in the botton of the fifth but the Caardinals whipped back with three in th top of the sixth on a two-run horn er by Bill White and a solo bias by George Altman. Refusing to give up, the Cub: scored four in the bottom of the sixth and then sent Lindy McDan iel, a former Cardinal, m to hold the opposition. The Cubs are 6% games off the pace with some important dates coming up against Los Angeles and San Francisco. The Cubs are idle today, but open a three-game series in Milwaukee Tuesday. ' FIRST St. Louis (1) Player AB R H — ' 400 3 0 1 4 0 1 400 402 300 100 Flood roat White 3oyer James Muslal Colb lavler vicCarver 4 Sadeckl Shannon chultz Altman ium- phreys Maxvlll 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 GAME Chicago (5) Player AB R H Boros Brock Burton Williams Santo Banks Hubbs Bertell 3 1 2 1 1 2 0 4 0 502 4 1 2 4 0 1 422 000 100 000 1 0 0 Schaffer Rodgers Ellsworth 0 2 1 1 400 4 0 1 Totals 35 1 7 Totals 37 5 14 nnlng: 123456789 RHE St. Louis 001000000—1 7 1 Chicago 00110120 x— 5 14 1 SECOND GAME St. Louis (11) Chicago Inyer AB R H Player 424 Landrum 5 0 Flood roat White . 3oyer Altman Kolb avler Sawatski VIcCarver 1 BroBllo 'aylor Shantz 3nuta Sadecki chultz 1 Boros 522 McDanlel 4 1 1 Brock 522 Williams 411 Santo 522 Banks 4 1 2 Hubbs 0 0 Ranew 000 Shaffer 200 Rodgers 000 Hobble 100 Brewer 000 Lemay 000 Elston. Burton (16) AB R H 3 1 1 1 1 1 200 433 5 1 2 5 1 2 4 1 0 4 2 1 423 1 1 1 332 000 1 0 0 000 000 1 0 0 Totals 40 11 15 Totals 38 16 16 nnlng: 123456789 RHE t. Louis 04004300 0—11 15 0 Chicago 22002424 X—16181 Piersall Blows Top In Row With Umpire BOSTON (AP) — American League President Joe Cronin today fined Los Angeles' Jim Piersall $250 and suspended him until Aug. 2 for a brush with umpires at Sunday's doubleheader in Boston. The league announced Cronin notified manager Bill Rigney that Piersall was suspended "until the scheduled game of Aug. 2." Piersall's trouble—as a result of which veteran umpire John Stevens landed on the seat of his pants — came during the second game of the doubleheader with the Red Sox at Fenway Park. The Angels are in Cleveland today. Piersall, an Angel only since Saturday, was embroiled in an argument over a called strike with plate umpire Bill Kinnamon. It was the ninth inning of the second game and weak-hitting Jim Fregosi had just been walked intentionally to put runners on first and second, two out, Los Angeles leading 5-4. Reliefer Dick Radatz fired in his first pitch to the 33-year-old Piersall, released last week by PROBABLE PITCHERS By THE ASSOCIATED PKESS American League Petroit (Lolich 4-5) at Balti more (Roberts 9-9), N, Chicago (Horlen 5-2) at Washington (Ridzifc 1-2), N. Minnesota (Perry 8-6) at Boston (Monbbuquette 13-7), N. Kansas City (Wickersham 7-8) «t New york (Downing 6-2) Los Angeles (Chance 9-10) at Cleveland (Grant 7-8 or Donovan 6-8), N. National Ixwgue (TsltQuris 7-3) at Mil (Spahn 13-5), N. (MpWsh, io-5) at Angelei (Roufax 16-4), N. nels 3-5) f|t §an (Perry the New York Mets. It looked about chest high and Kinnamon raised his right hand, signaling a strike. Piersall whirled around and be- ,ian shouting at Kinnamon. Angels manager Bill Rigney raced to Piersall's defense, also protesting. Stevens came in from his second base post. "I grabbed Piersall's bat, try- ng to calm him down," said Stevens. "I told him to take it easy, I didn't want him to get into trouble. I told him he'd be suspended if he didn't slow down. "But he swung away from me, going back to Kinnamon, and let the bat go. I had nothing to hold on to and I fell along the third base path. But I don't blame Jim. He was just mad and I was just trying to calm him down." Piersall, whose 12-year major league history is dotted with epi sodes and escapades of varying color, said he was incensed because Kinnamon accused him of using foul language in his protest. "I wasn't swearing," Piersall said. "I haven't sworn at an umpire all season. I was just com plaining about the call. But I'm sick and tired of being called a clown and a nut. I told Kinnamon that the pitcher (Radatz) was throwing real fast — aspirin tablets — and couldn't he bear down more on his calls." "What the heck," Piersall said. "I'm trying to win a job with this club." Rigney said he doubted if Piersall had sworn. "I think Kinnamon made a mis take in throwing him out like that," he said. "What the heck. It was about 110 out there. Sure, Piersall's hot-headed. But he didn't act any differently than he has for 12 years. He was just arguing about the pitch. That's all." Further action is up to American League President Joe Cronin. His office must rule on all umpire reports of trouble during a game. team must succeed in the air t beat the pros. Last year the Al Stars completed 14 passes for 20 yards but fell before Green Bay 21-point splurge in the final qua: tor, 42-20. Green Bay passed for 255 yarc In that game but the Packers als picked up 125 yards rushing t only 30 for the All-Stars. Actually it was Green Bay's running threa which kept the All-Stars off ba ance and allowed Bart Starr t heave five touchdown passes. This year, the All-Stars hav four quarterbacks who can hot run and pass. They are Heisnia Award winner Terry Baker of Oi egon State; Ron VanderKelen o Wisconsin; Sonny Gibbs of Texa Christian and Glynn Gritting Mississippi. They also have speed and pow er in the backfield. Larry Fergx son of Iowa, Bob Paremore o Florida A&M, Charlie Mitchell o Washington and Roger Kochma of Penn State have the speec Ben Wilson of Southern Californi and Bill Thornton of Nebrask are capable of supplying power. Bob Jencks of Miami, Ohio, ca boot field goals and proved it wit one from 27 yards and anothe from 40 yards in a 13-12 scrim mage loss to the Chicago Bear last week. And pitting fire against fire, the All-Stars have come up with gi ;antic but speedy linemen. On de :ense they'll average 25 pound ,vith the likes of Chuck Siemensk of Penn State, Lee Roy Jordan of Alabama, Lee Roy Caffey o Texas A&M and Danny Brabham of Arkansas. On offense, the All-Stars line can average 250 pounds with Bob r ogel and Daryl Sanders of Ohio tate, Ed Budde and. Dave Behr- rian of Michigan State and Don tiuy of Clemson. 1 By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS American League Batting (250 at bats) — Yastr- emski, Boston, .328; Kaline, De- •oit, .323. Runs — Allison, Minnesota, 68; Caline, Detroit, 65. Runs batted in — Kaline, De- :'oit, 68; Stuart, Boston and Wager, Los Angeles, 64. Hits—Malzone, Boston, 122; Kane, Detroit, 121. Doubles—Yastrzemski, Boston, 9; Causey, Kansas City, 25. Triples — Versalles, Minnesota, 1; Hinton, Washington, 10. Home runs—Killebrew, Minneota, 23; Allison, Minnesota, 22. -Stolen bases—Aparicio, Balti- lore, 25; Wood, Detroit and Hin- 'ii, Washington, 18. Pitching (Ten decisions — Raatz, Boston, 12-1, .923; Ford, ew York, 16-4, .800. Strikeouts — Bunning, Detroit, 37; Pizarro, Chicago, 127. National League Batting (250 at bats) — Groat, t, Louis, .341; Clemente, Pitts- urg, .329. Runs — H. Aaron, Milwaukee, J; White, St. Louis, 78. Runs batted in—H. Aaron, Mil- •aukee, 82; White, St. Louis, 73. Hits — Groat, St. Louis, 143; Pinson, Cincinnati and White, St. Louis, 135. Doubles — Pinson, Cincinnati and Groat, St. Louis, 31. Triples—Pinson, Cincinnati, 12; Brock and Williams, Chicago, Callison and Gonzalez, Philadelphia and Javier and White, St. Louis, 7. Home runs — McCovey, San Francisco, 30; H. Aaron, Milwaukee, 29. Stolen bases—Pinson and Robinson, Cincinnati, 24. Pitching (Ten decisions)—Maloney. Cincinnati, 16-3, .842; Per- ranoski, Los Angeles, 10-2, .833. Strikeouts—Koufax, Los Angeles, 188; Drysdale, Los Angeles, 180. Furla Captures Fuel Drag Leo Furla of Champaign was first, Love-Lund-Hay of Rockford second and Neal Swartzbaugh of Clinton third in the fuel dragster class at the Alton Dragway Sunday. In the gas dragster class W a y n e Garlits of Springfield came in the winner with Larry Payne of Rockford second and Lou Kamp of St. Louis third. The Love-Lund-Hay machine of Rockford set the best time for the day, streaking down the strip in S.86 seconds at a speed of 191 mles per hour. Other winners included: top eliminator—Eddie Edwards, Simpson, Kentucky, 10.22460; competition eliminator— Bob Chany, Mattoon, 13.34-107; middle eliminator-Bob Grubb, Cisne, 11.46-112; little eliminator—Gary Fenstermaker, St. Charles, Mo., 12,63-Ulj stock eliminator—Clyde Bradshaw, Granite City, 12.98-113; junior eliminator — Dennis Curry, Bridgeton, Mo., 15.03-143; and bike eliminator — Charles P j 11, St. Lflujg, J3J6-97, .Vi CITY JUNIOR CHAMP Tom Kulp (right) defeated Don De- golf championship, 2-up. Kulp was a Frates Saturday afternoon at Rock member of the Marquette High School Spring Golf Course for the Alton junior golf team last spring.—Don Hayes photo. Friendly Confines Help Giants' Rush By JIM HACKLKMAN Associated Press Sports Writer Windy, foggy and chilly it may e, but Candlestick Park remains happy haven for the San Fransco Giants. Battered on a recent trip, losing line of 13 and falling to fifth lace in the National League, 10 ames off the pace, the Giants ave zoomed back into the pen ant scramble since returning to Candlestick. The streak has boost- d them into a tie for second with t. Louis, 4% games back of the altering Los Angeles Dodgers. The Giants made' it six in a row t home and seven straight over- 11 Sunday, riding a two-run hom- r by Willie Mays to a 3-1 victory ver Pittsburgh. The Dodgers found things less riendly at their palatial diggings t Chavez Ravine. They were one in again by Philadelphia, 7-4, •ith homers by Clay Dalrymple nd Johnny Callison the damag- ng blows. The Dodgers have lost four traight on their current home stand, which opened promisingly r ith a pair of victories. The Chicago Cubs cooled off St. ouis 5-1 and 16-11 and inched into ourth place ahead of, Cincinnati leds, which split with Milwaukee. The Reds won the opener 4-3: the Jraves posted a 5-2 decision in le second game. MINOR LEAGUES By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS International League Sunday's Results Indianapolis 8-4, Richmond 7-2 Columbus 7-9, Buffalo 5-3 Rochester 8-0, Arkansas 6-6 Syracuse 3-1, Atlanta 0-5 Toronto 12, Jacksonville 1 Saturday's Results Toronto 2-1, Jacksonville 1-2 Indianapolis 2, Richmond 1 Buffalo 8, Columbus 4 Atlanta 10, Syracuse 7 Rochester at Arkansas, post 'oned Pacific Coast I/eapie Tacoma 16-4, Hawaii 6-3 Oklahoma City 2-1, Seattle 0-3 Salt Lake City 18-8, Denver 5-14 San Diego 5-0, Dallas - Fort Vorth 2-1 Spokane 3, Portland 2 Saturday's Results Splkane 7-6, Portland 5-4 Dallas-Fort Worth 1 13, San Digo 1 Hawaii 7, Tacoma 2 Seattle 3, Oklahoma City 2 Denver 12, Salt Lake City 5 i BOTANY "500" SUITS KLUMP * BOAT & I MOTOR ,, 1319 Milton Rd. ,? HO 5-9541 I Boats & Motors FISHING TACKLE the bet nameil SEE US FOR EXPERT REPAIR ON ALL SMALL ENOINES STANKA GARAGE State St., Nprth Alton D1»I HO 6-8888 • In a night game at Houston, rookie John Bateman's slugging paced the Colts to an 8-2 romp over the New York Mets — who have matched the all-time major league mark of 2 2straight losses on the road, set by Pittsburgh in 1890. Mays, who had hit into one of three double plays executed by the Pirates, got the brushback pitch from Don Schwall twice in the sixth inning befoi-e his 23rd homer gave the Giants a 3-1 lead. Jack Sanford, who had lost his last six since a winning decision on June 18, worked his way out of several jams and finished with an eight-hitter. The 24-game winner of last year now is 10-11. The Phils blasted ahead of the Dodgers in the sixth on Dalrymple's three-run homer off Don Drysdale, then clinched it with three in the seventh. Tony Taylor, who collected eight hits in the three straight victories at Los Angeles, singled across what proved to be the decisive run and kayoed Drysdale. Callison greeted Ron PerraanosW with a two-run homer, becoming the first left-hander to homer against the southpaw reliever in his three big league seasons. Lou Brock homered twice, tripled and had a sacrifice fly, knocking in five Cub runs. Jim Schaffer hit two homers in the doubleheader, also driving in five runs for the winners. In the opener, lefty Dick Ellsworth boosted his record to 15-7 with a seven-hitter, striking out 10. Prior to the doubleheader, the Cubs had lost three straight and five of six, while the Cards had won three in a row and seven of eight. Carl Warwick hit a two-run horn' er and Bateman a two-run double off southpaw Al Jackson in the first inning at Houston. Bateman later added a homer and single Ken Johnson, 6-14, held the Mets to six hits. At Milwaukee, Gene Freese batted in three first-game runs with a homer and double and Maloney won his 16th against three losses, with relief help from Al Worthington and Dom Zanni. Hank Aaron belted his 29th homer in getting three of Milwaukee's five hits. Denny Lemaster outdueled Bob Purkey in the second game, turning in a six-hitter, and Joe Torre sent in two Milwaukee runs with a pair of singles. By THE ASSOCIATED PKESS American League W. L. Pet. G.B. New York .... 64 36 .640 — Chicago 57 45 .559 8 Baltimore .... 57 49 .538 10 Minnesota ... 55 48 .534 10 ] /2 Boston 52 49 .515 Cleveland .... 51 53 .490 15 Los Angeles .. 51 56 .477 Kansas City ..47 55 .461 18 Detroit 43 56 .434 20% Washington ..36 66 .353 29 Sunday's Results Minnesota 5-2, New York 1-3 Chicago 4, Baltimore 1 . Los Angeles 5-5, Boston 0-4 Kansas City 3-7, Cleveland 0-12 Detroit 3-7, Washington 2-4 Today's Games Detroit at Baltimore (N) Chicago at Washington (N) Minnesota at Boston (N) Kansas City at New York (N) Los Angeles at Cleveland (N) Tuesday's Games Los Angeles at Cleveland Chicago' at Washington Detroit at Baltimore Kansas City at New York Minnesota at Boston National League W. L. Pet. G.B Los Angeles ..62 41 .602 — St. Louis 58 46 .558 4% San Francisco 58 46 .558 . 4VL Chicago 55 46 .539 6% Cincinnati .... 56 49 .530 7 Philadelphia . 55 49 .529 IV. Milwaukee ... 52 52 .500 10% Pittsburgh ... 50 52 .490 10% Houston 41 65 .387 22% New York .... 32 72 .308 30% Sunday's Kusults Chicago 5-16, St. Louis 1-11 Cincinnati 4-2, Milwaukee 3-5 Philadelphia 7, Los Angeles 4 San Francisco 3, Pittsburgh 1 Houston 8, New York 2 Today's Games Cincinnati at Milwaukee (N) Philadelphia at Los Angeles (N) Pittsburgh at San Francisco (N) Tiiejwluy's Games Chicago at Milwaukee Cincinnati at St. Louis Pittsburgh at Houston New York at Los Angeles Philadelphia at San Francisco LEVI'S 20 styles & patterns Including the newest "Dart" & Spikes GREENFIELD'S 309 Belle St. that important gift .,,of &A5TSATE PIAZA Open dally till 9 p,m, Kulp Takes v City Golf Crown Tom Kulp won the final hole to take the Junior city golf championship \vlth a 2-up victory over Dort DeFrates at Hock Spring Ooll Course Saturday. Sifctwitl ypnf-old Ktilp wit* 8-ttp alter- the first 18-holos ot play btit j-oiihR DcFrntt's rallied Iti the afternoon-round to even the mutch on tlin 22nd tmlc. For thn next few 1 holes the match remained cvnn ftnd at the end of tlid atth hole the mutch was still even, DeFrales moved Into the lend by taking the 29th hole with a par. Kulp then rallied by winning the 20th, 31st, and 33rd, holes with pars to put him 2-up with 2 holes remaining. DeFrates stayed alive by winning the 35tli hole by sinking a chip shot for a birdte and narrow the gap to one. .Kulp had rounds of 41,37, 41, 39 for a total of 158, DeFrates bad rounds of 42, 39, 38, 41 for a total of 160. Mike Grover defeated Greg Huss in the Championship Consolation finals 6 and 5. Tim Wlckeiihauser captured A Flight with a 3 and 2 victory over Dave Bryan. George Poslon defeated JI m Brown 2 and 1 for honors in A Consolation. Jim Duekels clowned Marx McDonald in B flight, 2-up. Jerry Naugle defeated J i m 'oungberg for the title in C Flight 8 and 6. GAL GOLFER HURT MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. — Professional golfer Jo Ann Prentice, of Birmingham, Ala., is brought into St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Mount Clemens, Mich., with injuries she suffered in bridge collapse at Hillcrest Country Club Saturday. Miss Prentice was one of 40 to 50 persons dropped into the Clinton River when a suspension bridge jammed with over a .100 persons collapsed during the playing of the Women's Wolverine Golf Tournament, At least 50 pel-sons were injured. (AP Wirephoto) Yankees Divide Pair By JOE REICH Lttlt Associated Press Sports Writer Don't let the halo over Jimmy Plersall's head fool you. He's still he mo'st tempestuous and argu- nentative player in baseball. The newest Angel — he joined Los Angeles last Saturday—was jack in an American League uniform for only a few hours when le became involved in another of lis famous skirmishes with umpires. This one had a little extra flair: An umpire wound up on the seat of his pants—with Piersall's cap with the halo on top in the dirt beside him. The game ended with Piersall on the outside look- ng in, a position in which the fiery outfielder may find himself f the league president, Joe Cronn decides umpire John Stevens didn't fall but was pushed. Piersall celebrated his return to the American League on Saturday jy cracking two hits as the Angels downed the Boston Red Sox 5-2. Jimmy wasn't in the starting line-up as the Angels beat his old team 5-0 in the first game Sunday. In the second game, which Los Angeles won 5-4, Jimmy was highly instrumental in the victory. He singled in the third inning, stole seconoV and eventually scored. He singled again in the eighth and scored what proved to be the winning run when Billy Moran's double play grounder went through shortstop Eddie Bres soud's legs. Detroit beat Washington 3-2 and 6-4; Chicago's White Sox clipped Baltimore 4-1; the New York Yankees split n doublehendei with Minnesota, winning the second game 3-2 after the Twins won the opener 5-1, and Kansas City and Cleveland divided u twin bilf, the Athletics winning the first 3-0 with the Indians taking the second 12-7. In the ninth inning of the sec ond game, Piersall didn't like a called strike by plate umpire Bill Kinnamon and protested vehemently. Kinnamon ordered him off the field. That only infuriated Piersall all the more. Stevens charged in from second base in an effort to calm the raging Piersall but wound up in the dirt near home plate. "Piersall still had his bat in hi; hand," Stevens explained. " grabbed the bat in an effort to calm him. I told him to take it easy if he didn't want to get suspended. "He let go of the bat and I had nothing to hold on to. As he swung away from me to talk to Kinnamon again, I/fell down. "But I don't blame Piersall for that. He was just mad and I was trying to calm him down." Piersall said he was angry be cause Kinnamon accused him of swearing. "I wasn't swearing," he said 'I haven't sworn at an umpire all season. I was just complaining about the call." Second baseman Nellie Fox TERMITE SPECIAL Any Size Home This Month $97,50 — ALSO — $1.00 PER ROOM To Eliminate All Household Pests DEPENDABLE Termite Control Co, Member of Alton Chamber of Commerce 2615 State St. PHONE 462-9647 U.S.A.C. New Model | 100-MILE x£ NATIONAL )T OHA»n?IONSHIP O ' STOCK CAR | RACES < ILLINOIS STATE Fairgrounds Sunday, August 25 2:30 C.D.T. Box Seat $4.00 Bleachers $2.00 Reserved Seat $3,00 Infield $1.00 For tickets write Jim Kidcl, Illinois Stute Fair SCARED 10 DEATH ? "CERTAINUM'm scared to death," says Gene Gamachel'Butl havetne guts to go through with it and I could use the $500. I'll wreck every car I can and I plan to demolish any car that drives within striking distance, I'm driving a 1954 Ron- tiac and figure I have as good a chance as the rest." Over 100 cars and drivers will compete in the wildest, most unusual show ever witnessed. There will be four 25- car demolitions. Almost anything goes and the cars and drivers will _ _. , . crash, smash and wreck each other, until only one car is running in each group, The 4 winners and the driver who puts on the best show in-each of the 4 demolitions will be supplied with 9 fresh cars-and no holds barred! The last man running will receive $5QQ CASH. The other 7 will receive $50 GASH each. How would you feel if you wire tp drive head on into other cars and be httjrom all directions .under &peed?-Spared to Death ill iSjffY'spiEDWAf" "I NUe, Aufi, t, JIM p,ni. ~ m Cwio ol Bato Attii $ , { rapped his 2,500th hit and rookie southpaw Gary Peters (10-5) hurled his fourth straight complete game as the second place White Sox narrowed the Yankees' lead to eight games. Outfielder Dave Nicholson, who drove in five runs during the White Sox' doubleheader sweep Saturday hit his 16th homer in the first inning. John Goryl's base - clearing triple and Don Mincher's ninth home run helped Camilo Pascual earn his llth victory for the Twins. The Yankees won the nightcap in the ninth on Hector Lopez' two-run single. Orlando Pena pitched a two-hitter and Norm Siebern drove in two runs in the Athletics' first game shutout triumph. Cleveland came roaring back with 14 hits in the nightcap, scoring seven runs in the sixth inning, the last four on" catcher John Romano's grand slam. '•"' Al Kaline of the Tigers cracked a game winning homer in the opener and started the winning rally with,a single in the nightcap. One Week Only! at the LAKE OF 7 FINGERS STAUNTON, ILL. The next attraction will be the one and only Charlie Chaney, the greatest one man show In the business. Due tp a tight schedule, Charlie's stay will be of short duration, Jtyom Tuesday, July 30 through Sunday, August 4, Charlie Is basically a fine pianist but this Is only the beginning, His comedy impressions, special material, plus a dynamic personality! make him second only to Jimmy Durante, with whom he has often co-starred. The real proof of Charlie's ontertainmont value IB the fact that he has always been good for a return engagement where' ever he has played, He has played all the better clubs and hotels, such as Sahara In Las Vegas, Chase Hotel in St. Louis, LeetN-Eddle's in Detroit, Saddle aj)d Sirloin Club in Sakersfleld, G01U., Swells in Tprpnto, Seven Seas in Omaha, Windsor in Hamilton, Canada, to a few. jn 90% of the rooms tliat h,e has pjayod, Charlie has returned two or three times. Remember the dates-rues* (jay, July 30 through Sunday, August 4 . , . 8 p.m, till??? Qlll STAUNTON NE 6*3075 FQR RESERVATIONS

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