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Clovis News-Journal from Clovis, New Mexico · Page 8

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May IS, Rids Lead Majors Hitting Record By tatted Press International Ta*e3Ghieififiati fans who 8ttigg8"flfe All-Staf ballot boxes in 195? for eight of their favor* ites^hardly could be blamed for the same thing this sea- Nlfle Cincinnati Reds are batting-over .300 currently and seven Save driven in 10 or more mni: Two other Reds' regulars are Aitting .280 or better for the bestMtittg team in the majors. (Kfrdy Coleman, the National League's leading hitter, tops the list with a .381 mark. Coleman had -4wo hits and a run batted in Wednesday night, Deron Johifeon (.308) had two doubles andZa single and Tommy Harper .(.305) slugged a double and a triple as the second-place Reds trimmed Philadelphia 4-3. Los Angeles, the NL leader, edged Houston 4-2, Milwaukee beat: Pittsburgh 5-4, Chicago drubbed San Francisco 7-3 and New: York upset St. Louis 2-1. • AL Action In-the American League, Minnesota topped Los Angeles 4-3, Chicago swept a doubleheader from.' Kansas City 7-4 and 6-4 Boston blanked New York 2-0, Baltimore stopped Cleveland 4-2 and Detroit beat Washington 5-2. With the Reds hitting .287 as a team, Manager Dick Sisler has -been able to "play" with bis pitching staff. Wednesday night, Sisler sent Jim.OToole to the bullpen to men and got Richie Allen to hit into a bases-loaded force play in the ninth inning to save the win. "I can do anything," was O'Toote's comment afterward. Sisler said O'Toole still would start Saturday despite his "workout." Don Djj-ysdale scattered six hits en itoute to his fifth Victory in seven decisions and Ron Fairly diove in the decisive runs with a bases loaded single in the third inning off loser Don Nottebart (0-2). Jim Lefebvre hit his third home run for the Dodgers and Walt Bond hit his first for toe Astros. Felipe Alou hit a two-run homer in a three-run seventh- inning rally for the Braves to snap a i-2 deadlock. The Pirates rallied for two runs in the ninth but Billy O'Dell, in relief of winner Denny Lemaster, retired the final two batters with two men on base. Tom Butters was the losing hurler. Marichal Takes Loss Ron Saflto hit a two-run homer in the third and the Cubs scored Mo runs in each of the eighth and ninth innings to send Juan Marichal down to his third loss in eight decisions. Starter Cal Koonce went 7 1-3 innings and Ted Abernathy preserved Koonce's third win with two-hit relief work. Jack Fisher pitched a five- hitter and Bobby Klaus drove loosgn up for his scheduled!' 0 the winning run with a sev starting assignment Saturday. But starter Sammy Ellis got In trouble in the eighth and Sisler lelated: T, saw Jim in the bullpen. ength inning double for the Mets against loser Curt Simmons. Ken Boyer accounted for the only St. Louis run with his third home run in the top of the seventh. and:I figured it would be aj Late-blooming Harmon Kille- good work out for him. so Tjbrew and Pete Ward may brought him in. He was loosen- be the one-two punch that will ing;up for Saturday but I;knock the Yankees out for thought the situation was such good. that : I needed him." j ° Kil'lebrew, of the American : First In Two Years (League leading Minnesota It.'was the first time OToole " r , wins and Ward , of the second had relieved in almost tw 0 :P' ace Chlca "° Whlte Sox - were yeais, and he struck out two ineffective as the leading power •'_—„ hitters for their teams this season until the last 10 days. Now, they're going like gangbusters while the crippled New York Yankees have lost eight of their last 11 games. Killebrew slammed two home runs, the second a two-run, eighth » inning blast which pulled the Twins to a 4-3 triumph over the Los Angeles An- doubles and a single and drove in fouf runs as the White Sox swept a doubleheader from Kansas City 74 and 6-4. Lee Was Victim Bob Lee, who had not allowed the Twins a run in two years, was the victim of Killebrew's game • winning wallop in the eighth. L«e had pitched 14 scoreless Innings of relief against Minnesota. Albie Pearson homered for the Angels off Jim Grant. Al Worthington was the, winner in relief. Dick Green hit his first grand slammer in the opener for Kansas City and Jim Gentile and Bill Bryan connected in the nightcap for the A's but it wasn't enough. Orlando Pena (0-5) and Fred Talbor (2-2) were the losers while relievers Ted Wills and Tommy Johns (both 2-0) picked up the victories for Chicago. Bill Monbouquette blanked the Yankees to pick up his 15th victory in 26 decisions against New York. Monbouquette allowed only six hits and Ed Bressoud gave him all the margin he needed with a solo homer in the fifth. The Red Sox picked up an unearned run in the sixth off loser Jim Bouton (3-3). Throws Five-Hitter Dave McNally scattered five hits and rookie Paul Blair ignited a four-run first Inning with a leadoff homer for the Orioles. Starter Luis Tiant failed to retire a man in the first, but relievers Lee Stange and Don Me- Mahon held Baltimore to a single hit the rest of the way. Willie Horton belted three hits inclding his second home run Wildcats Play Host To Rams The Clovls Wildcats will play the Portales Rams in a a on- the p.m. district game tonight at Bell Park Stadium at 7 r .... This game will be a make up game that was canceled because of rain May 3. Sore Leg May Hinder Debonair t BALTIMORE, Md. (UPI) — ]to be named for the richest of 1 With nine starters the 90th other jockeys were all set. too, ijucky Debonair, the Kentucky; the golden series for 3-year-okls running of the Pteakness will wild ismael Valenzuela on Dap- Derby winne r. turned up with land Frank Catrone professed bo worth a total of $li!0,000, the per Dan, Ron Turcotte on Tom The Cats have downed the!the Rams In their first five en- Stakes. counters. Clovis has a season record of 9-11-1 and a district record of 3-7. Leading hitters for the Cats are Dickie Johnston, Wend e 11 Brent and Jerry Boyd. The Cats have been real strong in t h e hitting department all season and the defense has come along real well in the last few games. Defensive standouts for the Cats have been David Schopp, Don Clifton, Byron Bunten and Jerry Boyd. Boyd has been t h e 'Iron man' of the team at h i s catchers position. Boyd has caught in every game for the last two years. The Cats plan to start either Travis Denton or Bob Jones. The lineup will be the same as; in the other games. The Cats will travel to Alamogordo Saturday for a dis- a sore leg today at Pimlico two|he was not afraid of any ot ( hi,d richest with .. ayS «i=™ theJ ! 0tJh running of l lhem ~ DaPPer Dan, torn purse of $128.100. $150,000 added Preakness Rolfe, Hail To All. Native Charger, Flag Raiser, A field of nine was expected a winner's Holfe, Johnny Sellers replacing i Manny Ycaza on Hail To All, Willie Shoemaker again rides Johnny Rotz on Native Charg- Swift Lucky Debonair just as he rlid er, Bobby Ussery on Flag Rais- S NEWS-JOURNAL PORTS Golfers Tee Off At New Orleans NEW ORLEANS (UPD - A trast. to the morsoon-like rondi- blue-ribbon field of 55 profes- lions which delayed the Colonial competing for $100,fXKI National In,,!.;',',,, n ;!i i .< £" r ' S !—_L an(1 Ncedlcs Count, in the Kentucky Derby. The er, Ken Knapp on Swift~RuIer, i and Jacinto Vazquez on Nee- i dies' Count. 1 "Lucky Debonair Is as good .now as he ever was," said Catrone who. as a jockey back in H»2<». finished ninth in the Prcnkness aboard a horse i called IxMicite. 1 "But who can really toll how a horse fools. If you could you would be a rich man. But Lucky Debonair has breezed flood over this track and ho Is ite expect- ready. I would liko to have (1.1- A A more time between tho Kcntuc- :'.V:!!|';.T.|UC k\ Dcrbv and the Preakness d-'jemlnm but that's tho way they run ai.i.arently them and you make the best of it." he added. Roswell Favored In State Meet : '!'!>--• Las \\ (' Ha-ed on n;<-, the p; W'l'l a-; ('fa- sionals Irict *£U dSheader Vnd ^!™»?L^"«^ A" ^ '- -'*• this will be the last game of the season for the Cats. Game times will be 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. tho opening round of tho Great- at Atlanta Rips Red Wings, In 12 Innings By United Press International Second The tournament lias attracted most of the top names in golf. including DOUR Sanders w h o passed .Jack Nick'aus this week as the tour's ton money winner. I Sanders celebrated his success in the bank account department Wednesday by fir,n« a five-under-par 67 over the 7.200 - yard Lakowood layout and capturing the pro-amateur event. First place hero $20.000 and anotiiri to the winner 01 f Belmont Gets New Park YORK on Oilers Rip Sonic$,4-0 a.Tii — con- he $30.7 mllion nf park is to begin ree months, but the !>'• ojx-n for busi- W Calbroath, tnislw of •'.'. York Harmc A.'ioria- ii id.' ii:e announcement in two nights and drove in a: Catcher Bob Barton, undoubt- contest \\;t- pair of runs in Detroit's verdict |doubtedly tired of crouching be- Devlin. Gay over Washington. Joe Sparma, j hind the plate for 11 innings, ny Pott. (1-1) with relief help from Fred j unleashed Gladding, was credited with the: s lam victory and Mike McCormick'night in thf preliminary rain shared )>v Bnn <• 1-ea Brewer and John- ;>o:'. ! <VU Pair, iili-d By I'nilecl Press Mother Nature t i;i t 1 e i•• , ... \\e..ii>. - , . hm-nnti--.iv)! ---( ,i •. ' •<-, ).. TOP National League G. AB R. H. Pet. g els Wednesday eight. Colxnan, Cin 18 63 9 24 .381 May5 SF 2fi 102 23 38 .373 J.Alou, SF 26 111 19 42 .369 Allen, Phil 25 97 20 35 361 Kranpool, NY 25 92 11 33 .359 16 60 13 21 .350 20 75 11 26 .347 23 75 19 25 .333 26 97 16 32 .330 Aaren, Mil Torre, Mil Robnsn, Cin Banks, Chi Mcovy, SF Ward belted a home run, two Boxer Dies From KO (1-2) was the loser. * * * Standings National League W. L. Pet. GB ]8 8 .692 ... 16 9 .640 1% 16 12 .571 3 11 11 .500 5 12 13 .480 5Ms 12 13 .480 5% San Francisco 12 14 .462 6 St. Louis H 14 -440 6M: Los Angeles Cincinnati Houston Milwaukee Philadelphia Chicago a 12th-inning grand tram took tin- low-ball title \\; home run Wednesday n .>) . ... to propel the Atlanta The weatherman pr'.miv (Crackers to an 11-5 victory not'';'.:::: In;- i .•;,;• ,:,:''- ,<-.-; lover the Rochester Red Wings. 111() ^ ,,; t-,. 1.-,.•>-•,•,;,.:;• , t , The Crackers, leading the International League by five games, shelled three Red Wing pitchers for 16 hits. Dave Eilers, who entered the game in the eighth inning with the score knotted at 5-5, pitched four innings of shutout ball to register his fourth victory without a loss. i Toronto moved into the run-; ner-up spot by edging Columbus, \EW YORK Ron Hunt Undergoes Surgery Wort!. The Maple Uafs picked up Hunt . hard^uck a run in the ninth for reliever PHILADELPHIA (UPD — 25 84 17 27 .321 Heavyweight boxer Lucian Son- American League ny Banks of Detroit died early G AB R. H. Pet. today in Presbyterian Hospital Wagner, Clev 21 81 21 2!) .358 O f brain injuries received Mon-i Mathws, KC 17 50 8 17 .340 day night when he was knocked : ,„. " W 2 ? ?? n ^a± iS M3rtin ta a b ° Ut i Cincinnati at Philadelphia 23 84 15 27 321 The 24-year-old ringman had' 11 ^' T.^aloney «4-0, vs. 2,'5 p,9 12 2» :»5 been unconscious since suffer- Behnsky (0-2). H r,i 7 16 .314 ing brain injuries Monday night' Milwaukee at Pittsburgh 24 90 15 31 .31.", when he was Knocked out by (m & nt) ~ Clonmger (4-21 vs. 24 % IB 30 .313 Leotis Martin of Phiadelphia uv Veale <2 " 11 ' 23 84 9 26 310 a 10-round windup at the arena.! r? 71 14 22 310 Kmergency surgery removed 1 Home Runs a blood clot from Banks' brain Minnesota National League — Mays Tuesday. He also received ^' 1 ' ca ^° Giants 10: Bank-. Cub> 8: Ma- "brain stem damage" in the Los Angeles theves. Braves: Swoboda. Mets: kayo wilh one second remaining Baltimore McCove;.. Giants: Torre. Braves m the ninth round. Detroit 11 14 New York 10 16 .385 8 Pittsburgh 9 17 .346 9 Wednesday's Results i Chicago 7 San Francisco 3 New York 2 St. Louis 1 Cincinnati 6 Phi'a. 3, night I * O ' «U4 ••"-•••••>« mi, i v^u ii. -frMlllf^ J^tl llj I Los Angeles 4 Houston 2 night ance of paul Toth whj]e the j Thursday's Probable Pitchers ) sons won )hp njghtcap -,.., S( . (([ . Chicago at San Francisco - ing all their runs in tht . thirfj Buhl (3-2) vs. Perry (l-2> or inning Houston at Los Angeles (night) Jacksonville tailed one run in —Johnson (2-0) vs. K o u f a x'the ninth to edge Syracuse. Bob Duliba, who held the Jets \j,, ts '„ scoreless in the top of the inning. Toledo and Buffalo split a doubleheader. The Mud Hens 1>r ' took the seven-inning opener 81 !!:( ' - : " : behind the route-going perform- " ri II;|I! <-.f d e for a shoulde n:,-iv bench !:; t::e >ea-oii V.\f .\e r w e n t r M'Tiara r, f ' ]•;,, secon Vor r~* r-> r\ Texas League Standings 5y I niled I'n---, Jnt, rn.iiu.na TI.XAS II\(,1 I Water Seep Picked To Win rri :',<• re \V I'M i.r. •,.'. L; Af' McAjife, Det DavHlo, Clev Cater. Chi Skwron. Chi Horton, Det Cardnal. LA Ward. Chi Allison. Minn Buford. Chi Heinle Leads State Keglers ' SANTA FE a'PIi- An A!b,! iquerque bowler Marv Heinle er the pin' bav- beer. r< •d. Hunt ca.i h»v,ri <-\i--\ .l! could take h;:n an add • month to <M ii; '" !>'<i> ;n Pa!-! t. V.!: Uedtu - a i \: • i;\ ;n W.i'u>r Scpp, • l.i.irt-r. ra<»» /•Why by \.:tnr\ ov(-r ;*t>rnpt to, ' -.'-. •:.<> Krt - -\ss:i. f«-.,/' •* -• s.iturdir .' N •>!•,:.- Mu* ••.•"- f 1 '-'.! '•:'. v\r *ar-l ;n t h el and C0mp<>'- -j I.:..->.V r Say Sf«^ T . in a The 207-pound Banks was Cleveland all 7. American I.easue -- Biefary. floored with a right to the tern- B° ston Orioles 7; ComgUaro, Red Sox pie delivered by the 182-pound *** w York 7; Gentile, A's 7; Thoma- Red Martin, also 24. His head struck Washington Sox;" Kaline. Ti'-ior;-. Schaal. An- the canvas. Kansas City gels; Mantle. Yark.s all fi. ract- ni':,- for rnon- American League W. L. Pet. GB took the lead in the"final week 16 7 .6% ... ! end of the 12th annual Men's. 16 8 .667 VState Bowline Tournarner/ ard 15 11 .577 2 ! -j retained it in both t; i( - ^ta'e 14 11 .560 3 scratch and handicar> -.in^le- 13 11 .542 34 vunnins the championships 11 10 .514 4 The tourr.amer,' en<i»-d in Sa,-:.10 13 .435 6 ta Fe this \«ee,. after at 10 15 .400 7 ing 3000 bowlers from thy 1016 .385 7'i out the statt- compt-Mn; 5 18 .217 11 ' ; more than $2'J.O(KJ in prue Frank B. Wildman Jr., Penn- Wednesday's Results ey. Runs Batted In sylvama Athletic Commission Chicago 5 Kansas City 4, 1st twi Heinle posted a 690 scratch National League — Banks chairman, who has been keep- Chicago 6 K.C 4, 2nd, night ;singles last week and had a 712 Cubs 33: Mays, Giants 21; Rob- ing a vigil at the hospital with Boston 2 New York 0. night ^otal to beat He edL'ed out Al insoB Reds 20 Johnson, Reds Banks' pilot, Ted Ewald, said Baltimore 4 Cleveland 2, night'Marsh of Gallup •*<•,<> had a he does not plan to uefer a bout Detroit 5 Washington 2, night handicap series of tw scheduled here Ma> 20. It pits:Minnesota 4 Los Ang. 3, night George Brenner. a\o of Alhu- wdterweights Stanley (Kitten) 1 Thursday's Probable Pitchers querque, took the Cla-s B sin- Haywarfl of Philadelphia and Kansas City at Chicago —Se-, gles with a 720 series, whi 1 /Vince Shromo of New York. 'gui '2-3i vs. Peters l2-2t. • Romer David of Albuquerque Wiidrrjan said he was advised Los Angeles at Minnesota (twi- and Roy Pnichard of Farrnina- t)v Emi] Goldhaber. commission light) — Newman (4-1) vs. Pas- ton placed second and third counsel and special state deputy cual (4-0). An Albuquerque quintent label- attorney general, that he saw New York at Boston HwilJshN ed Miller Metals walked away Reds " u reas °n for board members — Downing (2-3> or Ford (2-3> with both the state scratch and to hold themselves to blame vs Stephen 5 on (0-2i the Class A handicap team ti- ' tor thiis tragedy." The boxers Cleveland ft Baltimore ties in the tournament. were pronounced in excellent Anight) — Kralick (0-2i vs.. conditions at pre-fight physicals, Pappas (2-Ot Wildman said. i Detroit at Washington (night i 20; Mathews. Braves 14. Aitierican League — Orioles 20: Ka'ine. Tigers 20. Mantilla Red Sox 19 Colavito. Indians 19: O-va. Twins 18, Thomas. Red Sox 18. Pitching National league —Giu-t Astros 6-0; Gibson, Cards 6-0, Fl- Jjs, Keds 5-0; Maloney, 4-0; Farrell, Astros 3-1: Koonce Cubs 3-L Top Horses At Raton '" ,.''i po>'\\ard Sa'a: il.i', f. S' 'i.-o Inati.'iii al Mar-dh .-.; 'ure race. l;;i.'(il:Uht <>\ l.a ra> e track ^ l 1 ' st i .t: ;i T:;e i;\e (..irionj rare ft a*'.ire veteran joc'r.ev I Hai'inon aboard |:i\o;e'i 1 A'r-ad Rounding out t):e f.eld " Nora's Flame F uur 1'e; !•'!.(• Town, Toy Jet T V an Jet Ri-adnr,'. Fiy.n.' J and Net Value. The co-featured Gene Fu honoring the i o r in c .'h Calendar Sports At A Glance Kansas Picked In Biq Eiiht PITTfiBURCJH «l'PH TOD4V BVSEBALL Portalos at Clovis ( make-up itlo «al League J'l'esident Warren game) 7 pm at BeJl Park Friday TKACK LINCOLN. Neb (t'Pl) 37th annual Big Kiuht track and Wednesday wJth the Minnesota field championships are expect- Na- Viki "gs for the 1965 National ed to present a close race for ' a race Woi'.d (''..airibiiin who will 'DC top ,•••, ;<•-! opfi;;n^ day at ti.f liar!, Tin- Fullnicr feature will in i. '..;•!',' Pete's I a-<'. Ti.at's Ab- br> . Frontier City. Tapcbo Con'- Boy. Run B> . I'm Quick an.i Foil You In addition to the feature race-.-. the 12 card pr.iijram «.';'. The include Four quarti-r!iorr,e nuts State Track Meet BASEBALI League season team honors this weekend. ww»w* iil*li levied a $.50 fine against EOflUs Ink TWO Preliminaries will begin at 3 D||%c Cl|l RllC$ Milwaukee Manager Bobby Bra- PHILADELPHIA (UPI i—Vet 1>m Frida > at Nebraska's Me- I%1|** «*!•• 9+** 9* gan We^lnesday night for an ar- eran lineman Dave Graham and monal Stadium The broad Al'STIN. Tex H'lM-- San, gument Bragan started with Riley Gunnels have signed with jumi> fmals Wl11 bt> ht>1(J lht> Jlou -- lon Mate l * M Sul H "'umpire Bill Jackowski during the Philadelphia Eagles for the hrsl - day AU olher finals are lu " 2 Wednesday inght in a j.!j> "' f> ' 4-3 defeat to Pitts- 1965 season. You can pay a dollar more...but can you taste the difference? ot Kent-. .-y hfK..v how.- ii il worth U? set for Saturday. off for the Lone Star Cur.iei Track Meet Ftauly Day . _ and Jun and tos^al recovemg Reese orado and Oklahoma are con- on to play Texas Luthtv; Ula . tpa . .... . . . - •• - - , ., --.„_» from a sidered strong challengers. ; two-of-thm- series for the Ui& track :kw;kiiig specialists Bobby Wai- three-week bout with paeumoo- Eleven records are m dan- tru-t 4 chaiupiwuhip o: and Fred Cox signed k, bis wiie said Wednesday. > ^tr- 'den

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