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SATURDAY, MAY i), 1970 Comic Dlcftonary THIRTEEN «. A ftuffiber btlisvea W be unlucky, e^ptcfslly when ft-judfe and jury are agaiftst you. , Wo, B* Ev*n Essr) .! Drought, 113*99 CHECKS WIT SSL S. FOLDS 69-42 First Half "Salts It Away NEW YORK, N.Y. (AP) Pain-racked Willis Reed gave New York the muscle and the inspiration and cat-quick Walt -Frazierprovided-everything^else-| as the Knicks swamped the Los Angeles Lakers, 113-99, Friday night and won their first^National Basketball Association title after 24 frustrating years. A capacity crowd of 19.1 went beserk from the opening moments when the Knicks shot ahead and never let up in this dramatic seventh game Bruised Hip After winning their first Eastern Division title in 16 years and then beating Baltimore and w , then Milwaukee to reach the |w;p playoff finals for the first time || in 17 seasons, the Knicks en- %q tered this best-of-seven series £4 as the favorites. But in the end they had to overcome the crippling injury to read, the league's most valuable player, who suffered a severely bruised hip in the fifth game. ; _ He limped onto the floor and hit the first basket.~AW Wilt Chamberlain gave the Lakers their only tie, Reed hit again in a spurt of seven straight points and the Knicks were on their way. With the 240-pound Reed muscling the 7-foot 2-inch Chamberlain away from the basket, Frazier then led the Knicks to a 38-24 first-quarter lead that stretched to 69-42-at the half. Frazier had 23 points by halftime as the Knicks outshot the troubled Lakers, 58 per cent to 41, and forced 45 turnovers with their pressure defense. Dream Fades 10-7SIICCE$$ Oaks Make It 6-6 On Tenace 'Slam* American Association TUG OP WAR —Lo.s Angeles' John Egan (21) tries to wrest ball away from Knicks' Walt Frazier in New York Friday night. But Knicks were having none of that, blasting out 113-99 victory/ in seventh and deciding game of National Basketball Association championship playoff. Frazier's 4 36 points led Knicks to first title in their 24 vea'rs. WIREPHOTO (API. . Los Angeles never mounted a threat in the-final half, ending the dream for their first title since moving to Los Angeles 10 years ago. The defeat was particularly disappointing to Jerry West and Elgin Baylor, who have never captured the crown in their all- star careers, losing six times in the finals to Boston in the last • nine years. . Frazier finished with 36 points, while Reed scored only those four points before leaving midway through the third quarter. West managed only 13 in the decisive first half and finished with 28. f. Chamberlain, a 45-pbint performer in Los Angeles' sixth-game victory Wednesday night when Reed didn't play, finished with 21. The victoryradded-|48jOOO-tq New York's kitty, giving the tnicks a total nf $118,000 T^s 2 Blasts Give Braves 10th Straight, 8-7 ATLANTA, GA. (AP) - Hal Sing's homer in the seventh inning, following a three-run )last in the sixth by Hank Aaron, paced Atlanta to an 8-7 comeback victory over St. Louis Friday night, extending the Braves' winning string to 10 games. /' That matches the Braves' longest streak since they moved here from Milwaukee. King's blow came off reliever Chuck Taylor after Cardinal fireballer Bob Gibson yielded seven runs and 10 hits. Aaron's homer, the 566th of his career and 12th of the season came after Ralph Garr singled and Sonny Jackson walked. Rico Carty followed with an infield single to stretch his hitting streak to 26 games. Angeles got the $32,000 loser's share for an $87,000 total. • " Frazier, who hit 12 of 17 shots and all 12 of his free throw tries, finished with 19 assists, two more than the entire Los Angeles team. New York TWINS RALLY PAST INDIANS CLEVELAND, OHIO (AP) - leorge/Mitterwald's two-run lorner and Tony Oliva's run- coring single in the eighth inning Friday nigHt lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 7-6* victory over the Indians. The Indians scored four runs n the. sixth to grab a 6-4 lead, but Bob Allison opened the eighth with a single and Mitter- wald followed with his homer. Rookie Ray Foster's three- un homer climaxed the Indians' sixth-inning rally. Killebrew had given the Twins a 42 edge in the fifth with his ninth homer after a single by Rod Carew. illwTrT " 5 6 i Uvja If 4oi Holt II 000 ardBnrt U 4 0 2 ST. LOUIS ab r h bl Cardenal cf 5120 ATLANTA A*lison~lb . teese Ib 1 Altterwld c 4 CTaylor rf lo 2 3 0 ab r h bl SJackson si 4220 Millan 2b, 4122 &n rf «r 3 b b. Gon Kim IchAllen 3b 5220 Torre C 3000 Haque Ib 3 02 0 _ Javier 2b 3 1 1 3 Gonzalez cf Maxvlll ss 3110 King, c Davallllo ph 1000 Jarvls P Ramirez si 0 p p p Garr ph " ison p 3111 Priddy D ...ravtor P oooo _ee ph OOOO JJohnson P OOOO 412 4000 3110 ,'000 1110 1000 WHIams p _2 Total ~ Mnnetota Cleveland Total ' • Louis 36 7 11 7 ToW , 040 Gil ibwn i.Tayl .Jonnson (L.0-2) no o Balk-JarvItT T-2:31. A-27.711. Astros'Mayberry Sent to Qkla, City HOVSTON, TEX. (AP) The Astros optioned rookie first baseman John Mayberry Oklahoma Cityof the American Association Fridarand recalled catcher Doa Bryant from Co .Ga ...pf <He Sout League. NBAPACT TOVIDNOVIC CLEVELAND, OHIO (AP) The Cavaliers of theUatifflaaj Basketball Association Friday night signed their No. 4 draft choice, Glenn Vidnovie of Iowa. Vidnovic, 6-foot 4-iach guard, was a teammate at Iowa of John Johnson, tb Gaffers' first- round draft choice who previously was signed. Vidnovic was a three-year regular at Iowa and averaged 18 points in Big Tea play last season. BUCKNAM'S Jrmerial .Jv pera 1901 INSERSOLL Op«n Sun., M«y 10th 1 1 :00 « an. t« 9:00 p.m. . . Serving Complete menu •t reuonable prices PHONE 243-9649 FOR RESERVATIONS The Baseball Scoreboard National League American League MINNESOTA abrhbl ovar cf irew 2b Hebrew 3b CLEVELAND ab r h bl 4010 1 1 2 Pfh»on"rt" 4121 1 THorton Ib 3112 Fosse c . 4 1 1 0 u^»T*r—ito j ft ft A 422 o Uhlaendr cf 4 o 121 LBrown 2b ' ' 0 Foster If • p 6 o Kllmchck pn 1 0 o 1 1 2 Moore p -31' 1 1 0 iHennfaan p 000 000 Nagelson ph 1 0 0 13 000 ' 0 2 021 ° J* — _ LOB—Mlnnes"ot 1010 IP 51-3 a 'w*l'lll»mi''{w.MV" iJ-J.l Aoore (L.3-2) ..... 75-311 •lennlaan 1 1-3 1 T-2,-35. A- «,233. .. innesota Pinson. Foster H R ERBB S ' 1\ 7 ?! 0 .0 4 1 0 O 6 0 Standings EASTERN DIVISION W. L. Pel. Chicago 14 10 .583 New York 13 14 .481 Philadelphia 13 14 .481 Pittsburgh 12 15 .444 St. iouis 10 13 .435 Montreal 8 17 .320 WESTERN DIVISION W. L. Pet. G.B. 2Vj 2Va Standings EASTERN DIVISION W. L. Pet. Baltimore ...... 18 '8 .692 Detroit ...... ..14 U .560 Boston ........ 13 12 .520 Mew York ...;.. 15 14 .517 Washington ..... 13 13 .500 Cleveland ...... 9 15 -.375 WESTERN DIVISION G.B. 3>/2 4Vz 4Vt 5 8 G.B. 5 " 6 8 9 Cincinnati 22 7 .759 Atlanta 16 11 .593 Los Angeles ...15 .12 .556 San Francisco ..14 15 .483 Houston 13 16 .448 San Diego .....12 18 .40010'/z t Friday's Games Chicago 10, Cincinnati. 7 San. Diego 11-6, Montreal 1-7 (second game 11 innings, N) Atlanta 8, St. Louis 7 (N) Houston 7, Pittsburgh 5 (N) Los Angeles 8, Philadelphia^ 4 (12 innings, N) San Francisco 7, New York 1 (N) Today's Pitchers N—San Diego .(Coombs 1-1) al Montreal (Stoneman 1-5) "San rrjliclno (RoumwHi Minnesota ..... 17 California ...... 17 Oakland ....... 13 Chicago ....... 11 Kansas City ...'9 Milwaukee ..... 7 2-2) at New York (Koosman 0-2) Los Angeles (Vance 2-1) at Philadelphia (Fryman 2-0) Cincinnati (Nolan~5-0)~atr~Chicago (Hands 4-1). Pittsburgh (Moose 0-3) at Houston (Griffin 1-4) N—St. Louis (Culver 3-1) at Atlanta (Nash 3-1) 8 .680 ... 9 .654 i/4 15 .464 5>/2 14' .440 6 17 .346 8»/2 20 .259 11 Friday's Games Baltimore 6, Chicago 1 (N) " Minnesota 7, Cleveland 6 (N) Kansas City 9, Detroit 3 (N) Oakland 7, Boston 1 (N) California 4, New York 3 (N) Only games scheduled Today!s_Eitchecs_ Boston (Sietaert 2-1) at Oakland (Hunter 5-2) N—New York (Kekich 0-0) at California- 89ERSCRACK PIZARROFOR Standings EASTERN DIVISION W. L. Pet. Iowa ....... ...13/4 .765 Indianapolis ....10 7 .588 Omaha ....... . 7 . 8 .467 Evansville ...... 6, 9 .400 WESTERN DIVISION / • , W. L. Pet. Oklahoma City ..12 8 .600 Wichita ....... 10 »„. .455 North Texas Leads; Mark In Javelin Team Scaring North Texas 39i Memphis State '17 Cincinnati 20 Wichita Slate l« Bredlev 171 Drake 15 DINGY STREAK ENDS AT a IN 10-7BARRAGE By Buck TurnbHii |2 Each by Williams, Burly Bill Schmidt added n »* r% Perez, McRae G.B. ... 3 5 6 G.B. more than 25 feet to his own javelin record Friday and powered North Texas State into the early team lead in the Missouri Valley Conference track and field meet at. Drake Stadium. Schmidt hurled the spear 265 feet 6 inches to shatter the mark of 239-9 he set last year. It was his best throw ever in competition and also established a-Stadium record: CHICAGO, ILL. (AP) - Billy Williams, Tony Perez and rookie Hal McRae each hit two home runs Friday in a barrage of nine by both teams a* the Cubs ended. Cincinnati's eight- game winning streak, 10-7. Williams' pair helped the Cubs pull out.of a six-game losing streak and send their Denver 5 12 .278 6 Friday Night's Games Indianapolis 8, Denver 3 Oklahoma City 10, Iowa 7 Evansville 3, Wichita 2 Omaha 11, Tulsa 5 Tonight's Games North Texas, shooting to unseat Drake for the team title, compiled 39 points in the first ifour final events and produced : another champion in freshman \ shot putter Don Rohde. He easily won with a toss of 54->/4. 3-3) N—Washington (Bosnian 3-3) at Milwaukee (Morris 0-0) Kansas-City (Rooker. 1-2) at Detroit (Wilson 2-2) Minnesota (Tiant 5-0) at Cleveland (Chance .1-3) Chicago (John 2-5) at Baltimore (Phoebus 2-1) Iowa (Sprigue 1-0) at Oklahoma City (Spinks 1-2) Denver (Dukes 0-1) at Indianapolis (Geishert 1-2) Wichita (Rohr 1-1) at Evansville (Blyeven 0-1) ^ Omaha • at Tulsa By a Special .Correspondent OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA. Rafael Batista's two-rim pinch double in the eighth inning swung a wild-hitting melee Oklahoma City's way, 10-7, Friday night as Iowa's Oaks were toppled for the second straight time. .The setback trimmed the Oaks' lead in the American Association's Eastern Division to three games over Indianapolis. A couple of three-nip bursts netted an early 8-2 lead for Oklahoma.City starter Steve Bailey, who lost it all at once on Iowa catcher Gene Tenace's grand-slam homer in the fourth. Then Tenace vaulted the Oaks in front, 7-6, with a double in back of Bill McNulty's single in the sixth. Tenace, who had gone hitless in his first six trips in the series here, protected his league lead in the home run and RBI categories, boosting his totals to six and 23, respectively. StopPizarro But the 89ers finally stopped Iowa starter Juan Pizarro in the seventh. Batista's two-bag- ger was hit No. 14 off the veteran left-hander, whose record dropped to 2-2. Pizarro, who was the victim of three unearned runs in the hird, almost escaped the seventh without a run. The tying run scored on a bad throw from Cincy Wins Twice Cincinnati captured the other two finals", Al Lanier taking the long" jump arid Dan McCfoTie outdistancing the six-mile field jby a wide margin. The meet is scored on a 10-8-4-2-1 basis and those were the nly two Bearcats to place, but he 20 points jumped them into second. Surprisingly, .Drake was at the bottom of the list with 15 points, getting no better than two thirds from Lynn Lee in the six-mile and Bill Franke in the long jump. However, the /big events for :he Bulldogs are among today's .4 finals as they go after their third straight conference championship. The remaining field events start at 1:15. p.m., the races at 2 o'clock. > Drake qualified 10 frofn-Fri lay's preliminaries, including our entries in the 440-yard dash, and North Texas advanced 12. No other team had more than eight. Strong Wind Lanier's long jump was a fine 25-4 effort, which would have )een a record except for the wind. It blew eight to 10 miles VALLEY- Please turn to Page Three the outfield by Tom Reynolds olio wing Larry Howard's OAKS- Please turn to Page Two Spring Grid Game Off McGEE'S :09,t TIES 100 MARK NEW YORK, N.Y. (AP) Columbia University's football team has voted to cancel spring practice so players may support nationwide student strike demands. The one day of spring football practice allowed by the Ivy League had been planned for HOUSTON, TEX. (AP) - Wilie McGee of Alcorn A and M College equalled the world record of 9.1 seconds Friday night n the 100-yard dash preliminaries of the Southwest Athletic Conference track meet. Robert Taylor of Texas South- Restaurant 2920 Ingersoll Known for Excellent RESiRYABQNS ACCEPTED Ph. 2434221 ft WOON LUHCHiS Party Room fttfttftfttftfttt ern University turned in a clocking for the 100 in another prelim. Bob Hayes, former Qiympfa* now with the Dallas QQwboys, to hit ;OM in the National Amateur Athletic Union championships at St. Louis in 1963. Jimmy Mines of Texas Southern matched the feat in 1967. It was equalled by Charley Green in 1967 at Provo, Utah. The Maple Buffet All You Can Eat—Smorgasbord Stylt ys ram* early to avoid waiting; or com* »BVn Include e, visit to nearby, Red Boot D*m and Lake also Marten County Park and Museum. tit HIWAY 14 NOITH F KNOXVILLI 142-2183 «UOJf 0 Witfc Coolinj Only AUTO RUES F«tt«»OMWi BUY UKIiQX TOTAL COMfOBT Atlanta Signs VCLA's-VoUely ATLANTA, GA. (AP) - John" Vallely of U.C.L.A., a first round draft choice, signed with he Hawks of the National Bas- cetball Association Friday. Vallely was captain of the •truui team that won its fourth straight N.C.A.A. title. He aver aged 16.3 points last season. He was also drafted in the Mel Queen Has Sore Arm Again ANAHEIM, CALIF. (AP) The Angels placed right-handed pitcher Me} Queen on the 21-day disabled list Friday and called up a left-hander,—Dave Eloche from their Hawaii team Queen has been troubled the »st few days with a sore pitch- ng arm, just as he was last season with Indianapolis of the American Association. INTIRNATIONAI- HARVESTER IntenUt. Wwji Hubbtll Avt. 26&QM6 READ TBLE WANT ADS wrigiey Field record to 11-1. —The Reds, losing for only the :eventh time in 29 games, had five homers — the two each by Perez and McRae and one by Johnny Bench. MeRae-started-things-wjth-a- two-run smash off winner Ken Holtzman. (4-3) in the second. The Cubs came "back {6"h'am^ mer six-game winner Jim Merritt in the third for a leadoff homer by J. C. Martin and a three-run wallop by Williams, who was O-for-16 before the hit. fa^t-Tound~by—Oenver of. th< American Basketball Associa- ibn. And he is the second first- round draftee signed by the lawks. The other was Pete Maravich. " : The Cubs picked up two more runs in the fourth, which included Jim Hickman's leadoff homer. Williams opened the fifth with his tenth homer and the Cubs added three more runs for a 10-5 lead. Perez hit a two-run blast in the fourth and a solo shot — his twelfth — in the ninth. CHICAGO ab r h bl 15022 g\r/marns"lf ] 2 3 4 CINCINNATI . ab r h bl Rose rr 4000 Kessln art ph Helms 2b Belinskv p Stewart Tolan cf Perez 3b Bench c LMay Ib McRae If Coneepcn ss Merrlff p JWard ph Clonlnacr R Wa I 0 Santo 3b !J$SS"ft rf - illl CJames cf _ . _ . Martin c 4 223 Holtzman p. SO 3 o Agulrre p 4010 2311 3131 1000 0000 Washbrn _ Agulrre p 1004 Regan p looo oooo P 0 0 0 0 Woodwrd 2b 2010 Gullet p 0000 Total 3»7137 Total 3» 10 IS 10 Helms awarded first on catcher's Interference. Rose awarded first on catcher's nterference. Cincinnati 02o 021 101 — 7 Chicago 004 24 0 00 X—10 - - • Martin 2. DP-Chlcaso 2. natl 10, Chicago l. 2B— __.._. -.., Hickman, Kesslnqer. 3B— C James. HR—McRae 2 (4), Martin fl). J.Williams 2 (10), Hlckman (4), Perez 2 12), Bench (8). .IP H R ER BBSO Merrltt IL.6-2) .... 3 44401 rionlnger 12-37 6 6 2 0 Washburn 1-31 0 0 00 JelTnskv 2 20002 Gullet l 10011 Holtzman (W.4-3) ..5 » 5 5 2 « Vaulrre 5 ?'!!!? tegan 1 21101 Save—Regan. WP-BellnskY 2. PB~ Martin. T-2:SO. A-13.377. BAD TRANSMISSION? Maybe Not. Bring H to. An Expert FREE Diagnosis FREE minor adjustment! MITCHELL TRANSMISSION 144» LKUSt 2IM444 It .ye«ri t*rvlc* I*. Dt* M. 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