Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on August 31, 1972 · Page 23
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August 31, 1972

Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 23

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Advances PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Tttnten Johansson of Sweden lias advanced to the quarter final round in, defense of his U.S Senior Grass Court Te de Ja the n n i s championship by Bating Leon Wilson of Dobson, rain keep AL-East deadlocked raonville, Fla., 6-2, 6-3 at Philadelphia Cricket Club. RELOADING SUPPLIES For All Types of Ammo. PRIMERS Federal — Alcan — Remington — Winchester 1000 Fon »9.SO WITH THIS AD HUNTING COATS Dux Back A Browning Down-Filled PANTS AND BOOTS Browning Waterproof DOERR SPORTS BUY-SELL-TRADE 402 State St. — Alton By KEN RAPPOPORT AP Sports Writer Pitcher Pat Dobson wasn't talking. And Manager Earl Weaver wasnt' asking. Their silence wasn't golden for the Baltimore Orioles Wednesday night. "He didn't tell me that his arm had tightened up and I didn't think of asking him," said Weaver after his pitcher came back after a ram delay and was hit hard while losing a 7-1 decision to the Minnesota Twins. Dobson looked like two different pitchers against the Twins—pitching shutout ball before the 34-minute rain delay interrupted the seventh inning, and then getting whacked as the home team scored all its runs. "Dobson looked like he was still throwing good alter the rain delay," said Minnesota second baseman Rod Carew." But I guess he gave us some PIT fe STOP ZEPHYR ) unction Hiqhwciy 67 £ 94 WEST ALTON, MO R[f _ KJN[; m 63386 Phone 753 95?1 . ^^ CIGARETTES $3 OPEN SUNDAYS ••¥••¥"¥••¥••¥••¥••¥••¥••¥••¥••¥••¥••¥••¥• pitches that we didn't let him get away with." Dobson got two outs, but 'couldn't get the last one—giving up four singles and wo runs before leaving the game. Minnesota starter Bert Blyleven had better luck after the rain delay ("It made my leg stiff, instead of my arm," he said) and managed to complete the game wit a seven- hitter. Despite losing, the Orioles stayed tied for first place in the American League East with Detroit because the Tigers also lost a 4-1 decision to the California Angels. The Oakland A's improved their margin in the West to 1% games. They beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 while the second-place Chicago White Sox lost to the Boston Red Sox 4-2. The New York Yankees trimmed the Texas Rangers 3-1 and the Kansas City Royals turned b a c k to theh Milwaukee Brewers 6-2 in Wednesday's other American League games. Andy Messersmith stopped Detroit on three hits and Vada Pinson knocked in two runs to power California over the Tigers. Messersmith struck out nine batters as he posted the fiftii straight complete game by a member of the Angel staff—a club record. Messersmith held the Tigers hitless until two were out in the sixth inning, when Dick McAuliffe broke the spell with a line single to center. The loser was Chuck Seelbach. Mike Epstein's 22nd home run of the seventh inning started Oakland to victory over Cleveland. Epstein's 375- foot blast to right helped Jonn "Blue Moon" Odom boost h>s record to 12-4 with relief help from Darold Knowles. Pitcher Wilbur Wood misplayed a high chopper for an error in the sixth inning that let in Boston's go-ahead run and helped the Red Sox win the rubber game of their three - game series with Chicago. Rob Gardner held Texas to seven singles in 7 and 1-3 innings and lowered his earned run average to 1.21 as New York beat the Rangers. Sparky Lyle came on following Rich Billings' one- out single in the eighth inn'r.g and notched his 29th save, tying the Yankee record of Lindy McDaniel and Luis Arroyo. Amos Otis drove in five runs, including three with a homer in the eighth that broke a 1-1 tie as Kansas City beat Milwaukee. Otis also had a two-run double in the ninth. The Somerset Hills Country Club in Bernardsville, N.J., will be the scene of the 1973 girls junior golf championship. Alton Evening Telegraph Thursday, August 31,1972 B-9 Tart of the game,' says traded Maxie Sears _ In Downtown Alton — Heavy Duty Muffler Guaranteed For As Long as You Own Your Car SAVE*! 30 Regular *12" M. «J «,.' & '< *C,t •/•; '':.;•*<% S* S • -<: Pr. Sizes to fit most cars Designed to handle all the punishment your car can dish out from standard to high performance engines. Free flow design helps eliminate back pressure and valve damage Sean Muffler Guarantee If' muffler fuiln while |iiin-liii«er owni the ear, it will be replaced upon return free of chargu. 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(AP Wirephoto) Slow pitch tourney STAUNTON - The first Annual Slow Pitch Softball Tournament will be played here Sept. 23-24 at Recreational Park. The deadline for submitting the $40 team entry fee is Sept. 10. Further information may be had by writing Art Allen, 209 S. Hadcman, Staunton, or by phoning 618-635-2313 or 618-6355184. Recreation results CITY LEAGUE FASTPITCH (At Northslde) Woody's 10 (WP — Rushing), Raiders 0 (Morales) HRs—Woof, Woody's, 4th; Stalker, Woody's, 5th one on. Rushing pitched one-hitter. Royals 10 (WP — R. Stalhut), Midtown 4 (LP Klockenkemp). HR—Hlilen, Midtown, 7th. Box Board won forfeit from VFW. JUNIOR CHURCH SOFTBALL (Final Standings) Team W L Evangelical UCC—A 11 0 Calvary Baptist 7 2 Edwards St. Assembly of God 5 0 First Presbyterian 3 6 Evangelical UCC—B . 0 12 ST. LOUIS (AP) - "It's part of the game," a smiling Dal Maxvill said. "You have to be prepared for it. I've had fun here, now I'll have fun there." Maxvill's words came only minutes after the 33-year-old shortstop, a 10-season veteran with the St. Louis Cardinals, was traded Wednesday to th? Oakland A's of the American League. It marked still another in a series of moves designed by general manager Bin^ Devine to reconstruct the Cards, and left only two holdovers from the 1967-68 club pennant winners. "It. sure seems like time has gone fast," said the slim Maxvill, who became the Cards' regular shortstop in 1966 and held the post througn most of seven seasons despite a light bat. Rated among the top fielding shortstops in the National League, Maxvill had compensated for a .219 career batting mark with glove work that included an NL-leading .982 fielding average at his position in 1970. "The time has come for us to look ahead," said Devine, whose deal was the fifth he has negotiated with Oakland. "We have a lot of yoir.g players, some of them the best we've ever had, and we might as well find out what they can do." Only 72 hours earlier the Cards had sent veteran Matty Alou to the A's for outfielder Bill Voss and a minor league pitcher. This time the Cards got first-year infielder Joe Linct sey, who was hitting .259 in 36 games at Birmingham of the Southern League and a player to be named later. "I can understand that,' Maxvill said in regard to Devine's plans. "I'm 33, and they want players that can be with them in the future." Maxvill's departure leaves only Bob Gibson and Lou Brock from the Cards' 68 N r , champions. Gibson, Brock and Joe Torre also are the team's only holdovers from as recent as 1969. HOLE-IN-ONE Ron McGivany of 1202 Douglas, Alton, scored a hole- in-one on the No. 7, 160-yard hole at Rock Spring Park Tuesday, using a 7-iron. Sam Cotter witnessed the shot, the first ace of McGivany's career. LOCKHAVEN HANDICAP Pairings and tee times for the Lockhaven Fall Handicap . Tournament, to be played Sept. 6, are as follows: 8:30 — N. Hutdiinson, J. Bassford, N. Elliott; 8:37 — J. Duckels, A. Beach, K. Emons; 8:44 — P. O'Neill, L. Stevenson, J. Farrell; 8:51 — D. Honke, B. Allen, E. L. Logan; 8:58 — M. Black, S. Lauschke, M. Smith; 9:05 — M. Murphy, S. O'Neill, P. Kinney; 9:12 — A. Hudson, A. Barrett, T. Peters; 9:19 - V. Mundy, D. Walters, L. Zimmerman. GRANDMOTHERS' TOURNEY Mrs. Warren Lawrence won Elsie Williams Memorial Tournament for grandmothers at Lockhaven Wednesday, taking low net with Mrs. Herb Wickenhauser runner-up. Mrs. George Bassford won low gross with Mrs. Russell Logan runner-up. Mrs. Joseph Murphy won blind holes and Mrs. Oliver Honker low putts. 'Quality Discount: Shopping* . PRICE BUSTERS Get the MOST for the MONEY! 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