Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on June 6, 1972 · Page 19
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19- O "I TPfc l TT m TO Tfc 0 fl LCUkJL JLSJl OLJL V JULKJJL JL' JL IJJLll JL D110 Ull HJTcIJlII MVGi -PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE t TUESDAY, JIWE 6, J972- (t . x i - s fly CIIAKLKY FKENEY 1 ' ." Bucs Draft 23rd Ahead of O's . Reports Have Tim 'Retired' The Rock Set . SAN DIEGO There were 17,842 people at San Diego Stadium Sunday and most of them didn't want to see the ball game between the Cubs and Padres. The game was just a gimmick. It was a gim University of Oregon, Danny Thomas of Southern Illinois,' Roy Howell of Lompoc, Calif., and Richard Manning of Niagara Falls, N.Y. Eengston of Peoria, 111., and Bobby Goodman of Memphis, Tcnn., and infieklcrs Dave Chalk of the University of Texas, Dave Roberts of the j Pittsburgh North Golf Club Play and see one of the most beautiful 18-Hole 6900 yd. public Golf Courses in Western Penno. mick by the Padres' management who have found it difficult to interest people in baseball in this part of California. A photographer for a local newspaper here took a picture NEW YORK (AP) - The San Diego Padres will open the regular phase of the two-day summer professional baseball draft which begins today. The major league clubs will select in inverse order of their 1971 finish in the regular phase. The Padres, who had the worst record in the National League, will be followed by Cleveland, owner of the worst record in the American League. World champion Pittsburgh will pick 23rd and American League champion Baltimore will select last. Selections in the secondary phase were determined by a draw. The Los Angeles Dodgers will pick first, followed by CI e v e I a n d, the New York Mets, Texas and San Diego. The secondary phase covers free agents selected in previous drafts but not signed. Among the highly regarded prospects expected to be picked in the regular phase are pitchers Bob Grossman of the University of Maryland; Larry Christiansen of Marys-ville, Wash.; Dick Ruthven of Fresno State College and Scott MacGregor of El Segundo, Calif. Also, catchers Richard ir Home Cooked Food Large Luxurious Club House And Lounge with Meeting Room PGA Certified Course Banquets, receptions, business meetings & goli outings our specialty 31 Golf Cars 3 PGA Teaching Proiessionali of the youngsters sitting in the j stands during the game. Many i v uS v ' J( DIRECTIONS: N, of Pgh. off Rt. 8, (Red Belt) I mile west of Rt. 8 af Bakers-town on Bakerstown-Warrendalo Rd. JACK PRICE Profrssionul (112) nu-woo looked bored. Some slept. Some necked. On the field, nobody in a San Diego or a Chicago uniform interested them. They were waiting patiently for their r.:.,iFi.-':: "r.-- j,v ""ras; Buzzie Bavasi you can get Firestone passenger tires at these prices! BWhy buy an unknown when ... r.-7yr the people tire II i i j ii drv 1 1 ra II ii r Nw. " i mmmmmmm mmim nn i TIM HORTON Off to Bujjalo. Penguins Issue 'Protected' List For MIL Draft MONTREAL - The Penguins last night issued their "protected" player list 15 skaters and two goal tenders who cannot be drafted by expansion teams Atlanta Flames and New York Islanders in the NHL draft today. Left unprotected were goalie Les Binkley; center Bob Lei-ter; left winger Val Fonteyne, Keith McCreary, and Eddie Shack; right wingers Ken Schinkcl, along with Jean-Guy Lagace and Yvon Labre of the Hershey Bears. The protected list: Goalies Jim Rutherford and Cam Newton. Defesmen Dave Burrows, Darryl Edestrand, Sheldon Kannegiesser, Dwayne Rupp, Bryan Watson, and Larry Bignell. Centers Syl Apps, Bryan Hextall, Ron Schoch, and Rich Kessell. Left wingers Greg Polis and Steve Cardwell. Right wingers Jean Pronovost, Nick Harbaruk and Al NcDonough. Full 4-Ply Nylon Cord Tire Soeclol to Ih Post-Gaiette MONTREAL - The Buffalo Sabres took the big gamble in the National Hockey League intra-league draft here yesterday, drafting the "retired" defenseman Tim Horton from the Pittsburgh Penguins. Horton, who had been acquired by the Penguins from the New York Rangers in the same draft last year, has been reported in Montreal papers as saying that he will no longer play. He said he would devote full time to his chain of doughnut shops in Canada. Horton had made the "no play" statement when drafted by the Penguins, but later changed his mind. His salary last season was "reporetdly over $100,000," said a Penguin spokesman. Horton suffered a broken ankle early in the season, then a shoulder separation when he returned, and played only 44 games with the Penguins. The Penguins accepted the $40,000 draft price from the Sabres after rejecting the offer of rightwinger Danny Lawson. "The Sabres," explained a Penguin spokesman, "paid $40,000 for the chance that Horton would play next season." Horton, 42, will face a persuasive man in Punch Imlach, Buffalo general manager. Horton, a 20-year NHL veteran, spent 18 seasons in Toronto, most of them under Imlach. In yesterday's intra-league draft, each club could take one , player from any other club in the league. Each, club could protect 18 players in its entire system. Horton was not on the Pens' protected list. Neither were Val Fonteyne and Bob L e i t e r, among others, the Pens' spokesman said. The Pens also announced the signing of four players. Greg Polis, their first-round pick ir. the 1970 amateur draft who came on to score 30 goals to tie with Jean Pronovost as leading team scorers last season, signed a two-year contract. Sheldon Kannegiesser signed a one-year pact. The Pens also signed two from their Hershey farm club center Rick Kessell to a one-year contract, and defenseman Larry Bignell to a two-year pact. Bignell, the spokesman said, is conisdered a strong possiblity to make the team next season. thing the rock concert featuring a fellow called Carlos Santana and the Boz Scags Group. Once Fergie Jenkins finished off the Padres, 3-1, the ball field belonged to the young, some very young. The bandstand was set up in right field. The price of admission for the doubleheader was $3.50 for a 16-year-old named Mike Cooper. "I paid the money so I decided to watch the baseball game, too," Mike Cooper said. "It was kinda of a bore. When does the baseball season end?" IJig League Loser The baseball season has never really begun in this town. This is San Diego's fourth year as a National League representative. The Padres hold the all-time league record for empty seats. 1 They have failed to draw- 700,000 fans in any one season. The baseball enthusiasm in this area is 120 miles up the freeway in Los Angeles. , San Diego is beautiful country. It just isn't baseball country. Buzzie Bavasi, a successful general manager in Brooklyn and Los Angeles, may be ready to take the franchise somewhere else. The trouble is Bavasi isn't the big money man in the SD operation. He owns a piece of what little action there is. The big money man is C. Arnhold Smith, a multimillionaire whose civic pride is matched only by his wealth. Smith is a big league thinker. He 'is on his way to becoming a record big league loser. But somehow he manages to laugh every time he has to make a bank withdrawal to help the Padres. Smith, among other things, owns a national sausage business. If he loses a few million dollars in baseball, he just makes more sausages' to make up the dollar difference. The Wheeler-Dealer On the baseball field, the Padres are as respect Martha Up AtEdgeworth 6.00-13 Blackwail PI us (1.61 Fed. Ex. Tax and tire off your car. Fifs many Falcons, Pintos, Opels, Toyofas, Mavericks, Vegas, efc. Martha Eaion advanced to the third round of the Edge-worth Club Women's Invitational Tournament yesterday with two early round victories. YESTERDAY'S RESULTS Elaine Kingas acfeated Arden Krne-mer, 6-2, 7-5; Barbara Drake defeated Sharon Chombers, 6-3, 6-2; (viary siuy-back defeated Mlnta Roberts, 6-3, 6-0; Betty Beck defeated Judy Havduk, 6-0, 6-0; Janet Murk defeated Audrey Glas-ser, 6-3, 6-1; Polti Drake defeated Lon-nie Gartner ,6-1, 6-0; Martha taion defeated Marie McFeaters, 6-1, 6-3; Dorly Kaulman defeated Betty Flannery, 6-0, 6-1; Elaine Rosen defeated Joan Mc-Mullen, 6-0, 6-0; Cel Sauiller defeated Carolyn Thompson, 6-1, 6-3; Christl Hays defeofed Marilyn House, 6-3, 6-1; Muriel Calfe defeated Diane Davies, 6-0, 6-0. SECOND ROUND Martha Eaton defeated Dorly Kaufman, 6-2, 6-3. TODAY'S SCHEDULE 10 a. m. - Carolyn Sesso-Mary Slav-bock vs. Jo Zernich-Jane Darby; Pat Murohv-Martha Eaton vs. Cassie Ross-June Nimick; Judy Aiken-Betty Well vs. Betsy Felix-Nancy Baldwin. 11 - Betty Rae Grov-Arlene Kolon-klewlc: vs. Sunny Field-Enid Russell; Helen Bohm-Lois Howard vs. Christl Hays-Audrey Glasser. 2 - Betty and Betty Ann Doyle vs. Dee Lanza-Lannie Gartner; Peti Drake vs. Janet Murk. 4 - Christl Havs vs. Muriel Calfe. 5 - Jackie Droke vs. Norma Barry. 5:30 - Elaine Kingas vs. Corinne Barnes; Mary Slayback vs. Barbara Drake; Muriel Calte-Judy Kotuia vs. Marie Scherer-Joan Streuber; Dee Wil-den vs. Joyce Liebenguth. 7 - Dee Wllden-Corinne Bornes vs. Nancy Gordo--0' " nrnltz; Elaine Kln-gos-Barh-r- . Carolyn Thomp son-Sharon Chamber. I !tl First Round Vancouver selected Don Tannohill from Boston. Bruins accepted $40,000 payment. Los Angeles selected Barry Lona from Chlcooo. Black Hawks accepted Bill Orbon as payment. Buffalo selected Tim Horton from Pittsburgh. Penguins occeptcd $40,000 as payment. Toronto selected Larry Pleau from Montreal. Canadiens accepted Brad Selwood as poyment. Second Round Vancouver selected Gerry O'Flaherty ir.2m..Toron,- Maple Leafs accepted $40,000 os payment. Los Angeles selected Doug Volmar from Detroit. Red Wings accepted $40,-000 as payment. able as you can expect of a team that is only three years old. They are capable of winning three times a week when they are playing over their heads. They are capable of going weeks without winning when they play their average type baseball game. They have several good young players ... the kind who might interest a baseball fan who is willing to wait patiently for the Padres to become winners. Bavasi, who does the wheeling and dealing, does his job well. He' deals older players for younger players and he figures if he keeps getting younger players he is bound to form an improved team. There is one hitch, Buzzie, baby. Those young players might rather watch a rock concert than play baseball. ON 6.00-13 BLACKVALL DUE TO FACTORY OVERSTOCKS Hew1 prices on w.iO-14 Blackwail too! INSTALL YOUR OWN CENTRAL AIR CONDITIONING . . . If we should tell out of any Hem in fhis ad, we'll give you a "rainclieck" for later delivery at the advertised price. m-M MfPJ aw Plus S1.7S Fed. It. Ut and tire off your car Fits many Chevy Us, Comets, Darts, Corvars, Facons, F-85s. Whitewalls Higher TOP STEELER DRAFT PICK Harris Talks Pact But Fumbles Pen By JACK SELL Post-Gazelle Sports Writer Franco Harris, the No. 1 draft choice of the Steelers, remained unsigned last night after extended negotiations in the Three Rivers Stadium offices of the local pro grid club. Along with his agent, Tony Razzano, former Pitt guard, Harris conferred with Vice President Dan Rooney. 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Harris mentioned that fact while participating in the three days of drills for draftees and free agents last weekend. He insisted that he would not be the first top draft pick of the Steelers who would fail to come to terms. After yesterday's meeting, Rooney said another confab will be held in the near future. Harris returned to University Park, where he faces another fortnight of classroom work. Coach Chuck Noll was pleased with the rookie practices but admitted several of the newcomers were found lacking in grid skills and will not be invited to training camp which starts on Wednesday July 12, at St. Vincent College near Latrobe. However, he is delaying action until he views movies taken of the practices. Next week Noll along with Dirk Haley, Art Rooney Jr. and Bill Nunn, personnel department specialists, will attend the meeting of the BLES- hi -a ;vui furnact plenum J BRANCH DUCTS NUMBER ! 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