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More Page 10 THE DAILY GLOBE, Ironwood. Ml — Thursday. June 18. 1996 Clark homers carry Tigers DETROIT (AP) — Tony Clark homered from both sides of the plate as the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 Wednesday night. Clark hit a solo homer batting right-handed in the fourth inning und a three-run blast from the left side in the seventh for the Tigers, who won for just the fifth time in their last 17 games. Todd Walker had three hits for the Twins, who had. won six of their previous nine. Bryce Florie (5-2) allowed two runs on seven hits in 6 1-3 in- T1GERS «, TWINS 2 MINNESOTA DETROIT abrhbt «brkW Nixoncf 4000 BLHnlrcf 42 1.0 • TWlker2b 4 1 3 0 Bart*«dh 3011 Mohtortih 3021 Hcgnanrf 3 111 Mfrtrtrflb 2010 ToClrklb 4224 Ochoaph 1 000 E«*J«y2b 40 10 Kc«ung3b 0000 LGniUlf 4 03 0 MCdvalf 4000 JOlvtrc 4010 Lawtonrf 3 J 1 0 BRpkn3b 4000 RCr&erSb 4000 DCruM* 4100 Stnbchc t .0 0 0 M.-»rP*M 4000 To**U 33 J 7 1 Total* M • tO • Minaeaot* 010 •!« 00»-S Detroit 00* 1M attf— a E—TWalkrr ;4), Mntrtr* (13), ToCUrk (7). . DP—Minn**ot» I, Detroit 1. LOB—Minn*. •ota 8. Detroit 6. 2B—TW»Ut*r (18>. Lawton (15). 3B—Higpnaon (2). HR~ToClark 2 (14). SB—BLHunter (19). E«*l«y (6), LGenxaJ«i (5) SF—Bajrl*«. IP H RER BB SO MilumL.3 fi 6 73103 Naulty 2 33 01 0 Detroit FlorirW.5-2 61-37 22 4 2 Runynn ' 2-30 0 0 0 0 Broeail 2 '0 0 00.3 VrT—Flori«2: : Umpirw— Horn*. Fo»Ur, Marty; Firat, Taehi- rfa. S«on<l, Shulock; Third, Kent. T—237 A—10,152(46,945). nings for Detroit. He is 2-2 in four start* since joining the rotation after 24 relief appearances. Eric Milton (3-6) gave up three runs (one earned) on seven hits in six innings. He has not won-in six starts since beating the New York Yankees on May 15. Two Minnesota errors resulted in five unearned runs, Rays 2, Jays 1 At St. Petersburg, Fla., with his brother watching him pitch as a major leaguer for the first time since defecting from Cuba, Rolando Arrqjo got his ninth win as Tampa Bay beat Toronto. Arrojo (&-4) was making, his first home start since his brother, Roberto, his mother, Uvendolina, and several other family members fled the communist island earlier this month. Arrojo had left the team last week to join them in Miami. Arrojo gave up seven hits, struck out four and walked two in eight, innings. He became the fastest pitcher on an expansion team to reach nine wins. The right-hander got win No. 9 in Tampa Bay's 69th game.- Chris Hammond won his ninth game in Florida's 74th game in 1993. Roberto Hernandei pitched the ninth for his 14th save, Bobby Smith and Mike DiFelice drove in runs in the sixth inning as Tampa Bay completed a three-game sweep and won its fourth straight at home. Juan Guzman (3-9), who beat Arrojo on May 21, allowed six hits in seven-plus innings. Yanke«* 5, Orioles 3 At Baltimore, Darryl Straw- berry hit a 465-foot homer off Mike Mussina (5-4) as New York averted a three-game sweep. Strawberry's 10th homer, a three-run shot to center in the first, was the longest in the seven-year history of Camden Yards. Joe Girardi also homered for the Yankees, who had not lo«t in 24 straight series before coming to Baltimore, Andy Pettitte (8-5) allowed two runs and six hits in 7 1-3 innsngs. He is 6-0 lifetime at Camden Yards. . Rafael Palmeiro and Joe Carter hit solo homers for the Orioles. Royals 4, Indiana 3 At Cleveland', Jose Rosado'won for the third time in four starts despite being knocked out by a liner off his pitching arm. Rosado (3-5) had to leave the game in the seventh inning with a bruised biceps muscle after being struck by David Bell's .shot through the middle. Matt Whisenant relieved and served up Kenny Lofton's, three- run homer to cut it to 4-3. But the rally fell short for the Indians, who have lost five' of six and stagger into a four-game series against the Yankees. The teams were rained out twice in New York last weekend. Dwight Gooden (1-3) hit two batters and was booed in a shaky 5 2-3 innings. He allowed four runs and eight hits. Red Sox 12, White Sox 5 At Chicago, Mo Vaughn and Troy O'Leary each drove in three runs ns Boston won for the sixth time in seven games. Minn«*ota Twins' Todd Walker (12) makes tt to second base before Detroit Tigers' Deivi Cruz can apply the tag In the first inning Wednesday in Detroit. Walker advanced after a wild pickofl throw to first by Detroit pitcher Bryce Florie. Daily Globe Scoreboard Softball Strieker on the rise again By ROB HERNANDEZ Wisconsin State Journal MADISON, Wia. (AP) — Steve Strieker's rise to pro golfs pe&k two years ago came amid the anticipation and excitement of bi» followers. His enauing fall drew whispers and wonderment from that same flock. Strieker has regained his footing and this week continue;* his quiet > climb back toward his 1996 form at The Olympic Club in San Francisco by playing in his fifth U.S. Open. Although he often felt uncomfortable with the attention, the Edgerton native remembers what it was like to be mentioned a> a contender for an event like this and has used the memory to get his name — and his game — back STRfCKER into the limelight. "In one respect, it's nice that hone of the attention is placed on me at all," Strieker said before leaving for the Open. "On the other end of it, it burns me that I was up there at one point; then went down to the bottom last year and now I'm starting to fight my way back up there." Strieker has enjoyed two top-10 finishes in three starts since switching to a TaylorMade driver with a metal head and a regular shaft before the Byron Nelson Classic, which started May 17. After switching endorsement deaU last year, Strieker searched for a combination of the company's bubble-shafted driver* with titanium heads and never found the right fit for him. "I bnven't hit a bubble-shafted driver since I started using one of their old metal heads," said Strieker, whc*« tumble from No. 4 in earnings in 1996 ($1.3x8 million) to No. 130 in 1997 ($167,552) was linked to the equipment change, Ontonagon golf coach modest about success RONTRETHEWEY Globe Correspondent ONTONAGON — Dennis Morin, Ironwood native, has had a more than successful career as coach of the.girls and boys golf teams at Ontonagon High School. Recently, the Detroit Free Press described some of his and his teams' achievements. DesprU? leading the boys to seven Upper Peninsula titles and the girls to 16, Morin knows a good deal of hw success was built on the hard work and achieve- r/Bftit of others. "When I took over in 1977, they already rind a successful program here under Lou Gregory," Morin said "Lou knew a jfrt-nt deal alxMit golf and fit about that time, the Strong boys (sonn of Dr. Jamf* und Flo«i«ie Strong, both accomplished golfers) wt-r* beginning to make their presence Ml. "] think Jim had two or thre* of the Strong* and I h»d JsfT. Jo* and Dnnny, *o *»«• wer* nbl* to th*> p«*t fiv»> unit *r>ouM b»« *trrrr\g for *nfAher two <»r thrr*. «<:cort1inaj to Mortn Trie N>-iv4 »Kf) if»>ii (: i' »hi* who have gone on to be Tour professionals," he said, "but we have our share of golfers who went on to be PGA card-carrying members and teaching proa at othc-r golf courses. "Of course, Tom Strong, who was chairman of the Greater Milwaukee Open, is one example of how some of our golfers have succeeded." Morin has a simple philosophy of teaching golf. "I used to subscribe to and read, various magazines, but the more I read, the more technical the game became and the more confused I got," he said. "I think it comes down to fitting four or five busies down and then practicing and working at them until they become nearly instinctive. "For example, there ar« ba<«ic approach** to teaching the gamp, such «* th* correct fundamental*! of jrnp, »t»nc«. addreiM, tempo and rhythm." h* added "The. b*«;t »pprr>«/:h i« to try to keep it aim- pje " Monn f**!s you can't rr>mp«r« hi* »u<:re«* M » crxn'h with « lot of i^'.lf ro«ch*a). m the rnor» poptj- Strieker still ranks low in driving distance (73rd) and driving accuracy (139th), but feels his re^ cent change is starting to pay dividends. He has been able to offset what problems he has off the tee with solid play on and around the green, ranking ninth in putting (1.72 putts per green), 15th in sand saves (60.4 percent) and 26th in a category callexl scrambling (63.6 percent). "It's just not for me," he said of the titanium driver. "I don't know if it's the size of the head or what. I went to one of their original (gold) metal heads and started to drive it a little better and got more confidence with the driver. That spilled over into my iron play." Firing at the pins on close to all cylinders, he has improved his standing on the money list. He ranks 37th entering the Open with $384,055, already making this his third-best year in five seasons on the PGA Tour. In addition, he is showing signs of the old Strieker — if, at age 32, there can be such a thing — with his steady play on a weekly basis. He has made 13 of 14 cuts and enjoyed six top-25 finishes, shades of his first three seasons when he made the cut in 61 of 71 starts and registered 29 top-25 finishes, including two victories. "I'm doing things I did well in 1996 nnd '95 and '94," Strieker said. Range Girl* Softball — JHIM Ik Iroavood Hurt*y Rotary 19, Jamea div«r ». On* Hour PhoU IB. Smile Inn 6; Norbt Auto 34, Wlaforurin C«ntrml Ltd 11; J.W. Hun 12,S*rvic«M«»t«r 11 JUM t:. Ironwoad Pubiic Safely 17, Chi*f Oil 9, Jtmti Oliw 12. Smllf Inn 10; Norha Auto 1«, Edward JOOM 9. Superior Horn* Sorting 11. WakWUld 7; Mark* l^w 4. J.W. Hu»l J»M 1* Kjwani'a S. Chirf Oil «; <)D* Hour ItxjU 14. Inm»ood-Hur- ky RoLary 4; Mark* Law 13, 3«- YK. Muur 4; Norhi AwU 9. Edward Jonea 4. JUIM 111 ironwooi Public Safety 6, Kiwanft 1. TMUB ataaaUoca — Ironwood PuHk Safety «-O; ChW Oil 0-S; Ki. waaJ'a 2-3; Ironwood Hurley Rotary 4-3; Jam*4 Oiirrr CPA 2-4; Smila Inn 1-5; On* Hour PSoU* &-1; J W HUM S-3; S«rvk» Muter 1-4. T«*a» *M*4lnft — Mark* Law 51; ironwood Paint aV H«rd»»r» 3-1; Superior Honw Nurainf 3-1, WaktrVtld 05; Wuc OoUaJ Ud 0-4; Floor * Wall Start 3-O; Edward joma 1-3. NorVa Aulo 4-1. Taaual Mauaa1la«« — Fraki'a 57; Wafnrr Acncy 62, Ciliwr.'a Hank 51; Ontonmcon T>l«phon« 50.S, On- Umaco* H«*k! 40; North Country Bank 39; Candl«li«m J7 5. Rm.y'. 34 S. Shamrwk 33 4, Sutwtitutn 0, Soccer WorldCu iBra Nor GEOCTA W L T CF 2 005 00 2 3 Oil 2 0112 CA 1 3 3 5 Pu 6 2 1 1 E-a4vaAC»d to a*ccnd round Taaaalay, Jun* 1S Scotland S.Norway 1, U» Bratil 3, Morocco!) N«th«rUncU va. .South Kor*a, pm. GROUT r W L T Gr GA Pt» (l«r 10020 3 fag, 10 0 10 a Iran 0100 \ 0 US 0 1 0 0 2 0 Sunday, J»ava 31 G*rmany Y«. Yucoalari^. S 'M a.m. . -.•''' Uniud Suu* *•. Iran. 3 p m ThunaUjr, Jvava M Germany va Iran, 3 p.m. Uoiud Stalea va Yucoatarta. 3 p.m. GROUTG W L T GF GA PU r.*t 1002 03 ' Rom i n o 10 a Col 010 0 1 0 tun 0 1 0 0 a 0 Eagle Bluff Golf JurnS Brnil »a Norway, 3 pro Scotland vi. Moraccc. 3 Dm CROUP B W L T CF GA lu I 0 1 5 2 C.Tu 002 3 3 AM 0023 2 Caa Oil 1 4 TTia'ailllTai. Jnava 17 Chl(« 1, Auatrta 1 July 3, C«man«« 0 , — • . * _ '• -i * ^ ^ - - TuaWay, JiaaM S3 Italy *«. Auatria, 10 a m. Chita n. Cantaroon, 10 a m. OKOVP C W L T GT OA Fra I 0 0 .1 0 Dra 1 0 0 1 0 Baud! 010 0 1 SAT 010 0 3 Pt* 4 2 2 1 Cr» Art Jut Jap Cokmibia vtt. Tunuia, 11 ^O a. Romania r*. England, 3 p m GROUP H W L T CP CA I 003 .1 100 1 0 0101 3 010 0 1 PU .3 3 0 Japan T». Croatia. 8:30 am Smmiir.Jm»»*l Artnrti** ra. Jamaica. Baseball BCOTM — trirtaco 4O; Prank Slano 42; Dan a.m. PU 3 3 0 0 Booth Africa n Dramvk, 11:30 American League Oakland .1. Ttiia 2 Ar.ah»im4.Sra!ll«2 Thuroday'if Oakl«sd fCamlmlli 41* at T«a* (S*Ui 9-4), 2 35 p m. Kan««a City (Rapp T.-6I al tVtroti (TSntripMJn 5-6). 7 (.^-5 p m. N Y Y«nkt»i'(llrrnamlti 2-0) at Cl«vcl>nii 'Naay 7-3!. 7 05 p m BoaUm (!»««• 0 5) »l Tampa Bay !Sf»f \ngft Ci-10*. 7 OS p rr. Toronto (Carp»nt»r 2-2) al Haiti- m«rrt.lohn«2-l>. T.."Up m Minn+MHa iTrwtubury 3-8) al Chicago Wrtiln So« 'S.rrtlVa 7-6). 8 05 p m National League E«a« DivlaiM W L Pet. CB Atlanta -19 2^ 690 -Nr»Y«k 38 2.1 67fi «'.•* ,Hhila 34 34 .WO 13'V Mimtrnl '27 41 391 21 KlonHa 21 49 [10O 27'i Cvntrml Diviaion V L Pet. GB 3 7 9'* 14 16M, 72 Houston 43 (Thicafo 40 MilwaukM 3!> Fitt 34 Hi IxmU M Cln 30 W*«CN w SF 4,1 LA ;w Coloraila 30 ATI eon. 34 27 30 33 .17 42 vlata L as ."Mi 42 47 R14 S71 BIS 479 479 417 >* Pet. tf* 417 .MS Na-York L 18 27 37 37 Pet. ,75O 6O3 479 .479 .434 Low T«*aK Prank Starve H5, Don Ludlow W. D«»« Lundin AS; Dara and Coupto* Liacua Juna 10 — \jvrn Cr««a« Don Dtlwn Ludlow 39; Georga aJid DM 1>* Soderman 40. • Low NctJ Tom Trouadale and Jean Kr«p«rncr 34; Bill and Ann Vrlm 35; Al and P»ny Tarabol 35 Ui»dfor«nd>. Qntonagon Golf Club Wo<n*«'t May 29 Scx>m — I«w Flouia -Huong 38; Manlya And«r- •on 4J; Sara Donulnnrich 43; Jan* Dickow 43; I'rfu LuU 44; Dot PTiilllpa *.->. rCxy Pnimulh 4£; Sue Waldiuk 46, Debbia RohcrU 47; Hirb Grri.vr 47; MM Bloat 47; Cathy Shajnlon 47; Linda Kcaki 48; Bonm» Camartch 40; Carol P^id 4«; Diana WriaJnfrr 48, Kitty Bourbon- nU 49; Hilda Johnxin 49. Saodi A/abia at Franc*, 3pm. omoupo w L T or CA 1003 2 00 1 00 0 0 1 0 0 01023 Nl» Bui Par Spa Pt» 3 1 1 0 Nigeria r» Bulgaria. 11:30 a m. Spain n. Paraguay, 3 p m. GROUP E W L T OP OA PU M» 1 0 0 3 1 3 B«l 0 0 1 0 0 1 Net 0 0 1 0 0 1 SKo 0101 3 0 B«t«r4*r, JUM M . al*noo, 1 1.30 a m. 4« 41 Baltmora 34 Torontu 34 TampaBay 30 C«atnl tM W L CkwlawJ 39 29 Mtnnaw** 32 37 Chka<o •» 41 Katua^.-ity 27 42 Datroit 2« 41 W««t D<TU<D« W L Pet. Anaheim 41 2R S?»4 T«M 40 30 .',71 Oakland .12 37 .464 8*a!Uc 29 42 4Ofl GB Pet. 574 .464 .406 391 3M GB 12 ' f!B 9 11 Boaton 12,Chwaft> WruU 8o» Detroit 6, Minnraota 2 KaniM City 4, CUrr»l>nrf .1 Tampa Bay 2, Toronto I N.Y. Yankora S, BalUmor* 3 Philadelphia 3, Pittsburgh 1 Milviutw fi. Chk*co Cut* 1 San f'ranciKo A, Colorado :i AriKjnH 4. riRdftnau 1 Monlrralfi.N.Y, Mrti4 Atlanta «, Florida 'i. Ho-Jiton S. St Uui» A San Ditfo 3. Loa AnfvU* 'i. \'i in- ThuraaUr'a Gauatra Ariiona (And*r*An 4-A) at Cincui- natKKlinit'nbKk 1-1). 12 \\'.i p m Flonda ilVmjxUr O-'Ji at AtUnU <Gl»»ir,» »-2l, l:IOp m Philadelphia ll'ortutful 2-1) at Chlf»((ii CuU ((«nul»r S-Sl, 'i'iO p m NY MM« iYnthil 4-21 .1 Muntrral (Va*<|ufi (-61, 70.'! p m IMUlujrgh (Schmidi S-11 at Mil- waulw* <Jud*n 6 M, 8 0"> p m, St Uuia (l)otl^nnrl<l 1-3) al Hiju'inr (KfynoM> 7-4). « 0.1 p m l»t An«flf< (Mlirki 2^4) ni Colorado I WritfH 5 f<l. 9 O.'j p m. 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