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Professional Baseball To Pick Up Sixth Win National League' East W L Pet. GB Montreal 13 11 .542 -Philadelphia 17 15 .531 -St. Louis 16 15 .516 Vi Chicago 13 15 .464 2 New York 14 18 .438 3 Pittsburgh 9 20 .310 6',i West Los Angeles 25 9 .735 -San Fran 20 16 .556 6 Houston 20 17 .541 $',i Cincinnati 16 15 .515 714 Atlanta 16 19 .457 914 San Diego 14 23 .378 1214 Tuesday's Games Montreal 9, Philadelphia 2 San Francisco 4, Cincinnati 0 Chicago 7, Pittsburgh 1 New York at St. Louis, ppd,, rain Atlanta 3 San Diego 2 Los Angeles 1, Houston 0 Wednesday's Games San Francisco (Bradley 4-3) at Cincinnati (Nelson 1-3) Montreal (Renko 2-4) at Philadelhia (Ruthven 2-1), N Chicago (Hooton 1-3) at Pittsburgh (Rooker 22), N Houston ( G r i f f i n 5-1 and Konieczny 0-2) at Los Angeles (John 5-1 and Rau 2-1), 2. N New York {Koosman 40) at St. Louis (Curtis 2-3), N Atlanta (Reed 5-3) at San Diego (Freiselben 3 - 0 ) , N American League East W L Pet. GB Milwaukee 15 13 .536 -Cleveland 17 15 '531 -Baltimore 15 15 .500 1 Detroit 15 15 .500 I New York 18 18 .500 1 Boston 15 18 .455 2'/z West Oakland 18 16 .529 -Chicago 15 14 .517 Vi California 17 17 .500 1 Kansas C. 16 17 .485 114 Texas 16 17 .485 114 Minnesota 13 15 .464 2 Tuesday's Games Milwaukee 8. Baltimore 3 Cleveland 6. Boston 2 Detroit 5, New York.2 Minnesota at Chicago, ppd., rain ' - Kansas City 4-1, Oakland 2-2 California at Texas, ppd., rain Wednesday's Games Detroit (Coleman 5-1) at New York (Tidrow 3-3) Milwaukee (Slaton 4-3) at Baltimore (McNally 3-3), N Boston (Marichal 1-1) at Cleveland (Kline 3-4), N Minnesota (Alhury 1-1) at Chicago (Kaat 4-2), N California (Stoncman 1-3) at Texas (Clyde 2-0), N Only games scheduled Caldwell Baffles Cincy Rebs y THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Mike Caldwell became t h e rst pitcher in the National ^eague to chalk up his sixth iclory of the season . . . just 15 linules ahead of Steve Rogers . . and about four hours ahead f Don Sutton. Caldwell baffled Cincinnati with a five-hitter Tuesday night hile Tito Fuentes and Garry iladdox drove in two runs piece to lead San Francisco ast the Reds 4-0. That game ended at 9:55 .m., ElVr. At 10:10 p.m., Roers threw his last pitch g a i n s t Philadelphia, then trolled off the mound with a By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS R a l p h Houk came hack to Mew York and found everything nissing- the ballpark, the beer nd the spittoon. The new manager of the De- roit Tigers found nothing to his iking, in fact, but the baseball :ame with the Yankees. The 'igers won that 5-2 Tuesday night. Making his first appearance, s a visiting manager in the jity that made him famous louk admitted that he felt uncomfortable. The Yankees are playing heir home games in the New York Mets' Shea Stadium while .heir own is renovated during he next two seasons. It) the other American .eague games, the Milwaukee irewers beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3; the Cleveland Indians trimmed the Boston Red iniiiMiiiniiiniiniiimniiiniiiMiiranniiiiiM League Leaders oiuniiniiiiMiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiBiiiiiiiiiMiiiMiiH National League BATTING (75 at bats)-- R.Smith, StL, .376; Reitz, StL .358. RUNS-Wynn, LA, 31; Bonds SF. 30. ·RUNS BATTED IN--Wynn LA, 34; Garvey, LA, 30. HITS--Garr. All, 54; Maddox SF, 49. DOUBLES--Concepcion, Cin 12; Rose, Cin, 11; Garvey, LA 11. TRIPLES-A.Olivcr Pgh, 4 arr. All. 4; D.Cash, Phi, 3, Geronimo, Cin, 3; Russell. LA 3; Bonds, SK. 3. HOME RUNS--Wynn, LA, 12 Aaron. All, 8. STOLEN BASES--Brock, StL 22; Cedcno, Htn, 19. PITCHING (4 Decisions)Koosman. NY, 4-0, 1.000, 2.03 Messrsmth, LA, 4 0 , 1.000. 243. STRIKEOUTS -- Seaver, NY 60; P.Nickro. At], 52. American League BATTING (75 at bats)-Carew, Min, .400; n.Jackson Oak. .385. RUNS--Campaneris, Onk, 25 R..lack-son. Oak, 2-1. R U N S B A T T E D I N -- R.Jackson, Oak. 30; Burroughs Tex. 30; G.Netties. NY, 28. H I T S - C a r e w , M i n , 48 Rojas, KC, 45. DOUBLES-Rudi, Oak. 13 Hcaly. KC. 10. TRIPLES--White. NY, 4 Garcia, Mil. 3; Valentine. Cal 3; Rivers. Cal. 3; Otis. KC, 3 Campaneris, Oak. 3. II 0 M E RUNS-G.Neltles NY, M; R.Jackson, Oak. 11 W.Horton, Del. 7: Briggs. Mil 7; Burroughs, Tex, 7. STOLEN BASES-Patck, KC 13: North, Oak, 12. PITCHING (4 Decisions)-- G.Perry, Clc, 5-1, .833, 1.8 Coleman, Del, 5-1, .833, 3.63. Arkansas Signs Marvin Delph CONWAY, Ark. (AP) -- Mar vin Dclph of Conway, a tw time Class AAA All-State selec lion, signet! a national letter o intent here Tuesday night with the University of Arkansas. The 6-fbot-4 Delph was one o Ihc most highly sought basket ball players in the state. As a guard-forward for thi Wampus Cats, he averaged 2 points a game and 14 rebound per game during his senio year. Delph also was named to th All-Southern team. T E R M I T E S ' CALL A D M I R A L PEST CONTROL O cH P\ A P * % Sp'fl^i COMMERCIAL 1 ArVanwu TIMES, W«J., May 15, 1974 IVILU, AITKAM*** six-hitter and the Montreal Expos had an easy 9-2 victory battering the Phillies with a 15- hit assault. While Caldwcll and Rogers had plenty of support, though, Sutton had to provide all his own heroics out in Los Angeles. He limited Houston to four hits, struck out nine batters and drove in his own. winning run with a second-inning bases- loaded single that gave the Dodgers a 1-0 squeaker over the Astros. In the rest of the National League, Rick Reuschel twirled a four-hitter as the Chicago Cubs' 7-1 whipped Pittsburgh Atlanta turned back San Diego 3-2 and the New York Mets' game at St. Louis was rained out. GIANTS 4, REDS » "It was just a beautifully pitched game." crowed San Francisco Manager Charlie Fox. "It just might be the best- pitched game we've had all year." And said Caldwell: "I would say .this is probably the third- best game I've ever pitched in the majors," he grinned. "The other two were a two-hit shutout over Pittsburgh last year and a four-hit shutout against Los Angeles in 1972." EXPOS 9, PHILS 3 Montreal jumped on Jim Lon-i btorg for three rurrs in the first ruling, Ron Fairly hit a homer in the third, then the Expos blew the game open by sending 10 men to the plate in a five- nin fourth to make it 9-0. DODGERS 1, ASTROS 0 Sulton's shutout was his second in row, his third of the sea son and the 34th of his career. CUBS 7, PIRATES 1 Reuschel not only pitched his way to victory, he batted his way there, too, doubling and scoring a run in the rout of the Bucs. Jose Cardcnal had three hits and Rick Monday. Billy Williams, Jerry Morales and Vic Harris two apiece in the Ralph Houk Returns To New York With 5-2 Victory Over Yankees Sox 6-2 and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland A's 4-2 in the first game of a doubleheader before dropping the second game 2-1 in 10 innings. Rain washed out two games-Minnesota at Chicago and California at Texas. Mickey Lolich snapped out of his early-season slump with a three-hitter, helping Houk celebrate his return to New York. Lolich, Detroit's longtime ace entered the game with a 1-5 record and 4.85 earned run average. The 33-year-old left- hander held the Yankees hitless for 3 2 3 innings but fell behind 1-0 when Lou Piniella singled, Jim Ray Hart walked and Graig Nettles singled. BREWERS 8, ORIOLES 3 Pedro Garcia. Johnny Briggs, Bobby Mitchell and George Scott each drove in two runs to lead Milwaukee over Balti- more. Billy Champion, 1-0. who had worked only eight innings previously this year, outdueled Cy Young Award winner Jim Palmer, 2-4, who was raked for seven runs in 4 1-3 innings. INDIANS 6, RED SOX 2 George Hendrick hit a two- run homer and scored two runs to back the five-hit pitching of Gaylord Perry t h a t carried Cleveland past Boston. ROYALS 4-1, A'c 2-Z Cookie Rojas slammed a tie- breaking two-run homer in the sixth inning to power Kansas City over Oakland in the first game of their doubleheader. It sent Jim "Catfish" Hunter down to bis third defeat in nine decisions. Gaylnn Pitts led Oakland's victory in the second game, doubling home the winning run in the 10th inning. Shula, Robie Finally Meet MIAMI (AP) -- An 18-day communications gap between Wiami Dolphins' Coach Don ihula and principal owner Joe Robbie apparently has ended. Robbie said he and the coach of the National Football League champioins were brought to jether over lunch by Arcb ishop Coleman F. Carroll of "If we have not been behav ing like champions, I regre' t," Robbie said. "I am in debted to the Archbishop foi bringing us together." Shula and Robbie traded ang ·y words at the team's annua banquet April 26. The flareup reportedly started when Robbi berated Shula for arriving late at the head table. The coach disclosed Mondaj hat Robbie wasn't talking tc lim, saying he'd tried severa imes to reopen talks. Highland Pulls Lincoln Wolves From Tourney PINE BLUFF. Ark. (AP) -Highland High School of Hardy, meed by six hits from Mike logers, Phillip Orr and Roy 'aushic, took a 9 0 victory over jincoln Tuesday night in the Arkansas High School Baseball Tournament here. The game was called after ix innings because of r a i n . Showers also forced the postponement of the Palestine-- reenwood game. I n other act ton Tuesday, .ittle Bock Catholic High dn- eatcri Junction City 4-1 and Canulcn Fairvicw downed Lake City 7-3. Highland got two runs in the irst inning, including a douhle jy Rogers, to take an early 2-0 cad. The team came back with iihrce runs on three consecutive singles and a double in the second inning for a 5-0 advantage. Highland earned four more runs on a double, a triple, two errors and a hit balsman in the sixth inning before the game was called. Ronnie Oakley drove in three r u n s to pace Catholic's attack. As the winning pitcher, he allowed only Five hits. Camden Fair-view will play Lhe winner of the Palestine- Greenwood game. Shorter Davis Cup Series Sought SYDNEY, Australia (AP) -Australian tennis officials said oday (hey will seek to have the Davis Cup played over a limited period to enable countries to field their top teams. The move follows the s u r - prise defeat of Australia's defending Cup holders by India in the Eastern Zone final in Calcutta Tuesday. "Our best players were not available to us," said Esca Stephens, chairman of the Australian selectors. *'The American promoters have ruined the Davis Cup by tying up the best players. There is just too much money around Tor players in America. "There will have to be a revi : sion of the whole Davis Cup setup". Stephens said the Lawn Tennis Association of Australia favored playing all rounds of the Cup within a three-or-four-week period. Australia sent a below- strength team to Calcutta. The country's Cup-winning stars, among them Rod Laver and John Newcombe, were com- niitted to professional tourneys in the United States. . The same situation affected top American players when the U.S. team was defeated by Colombia earlier this year. India's victory over Australia ends the 37-year domination of Ihe Cup by Australia and the [Jntted States. No other country has won the trophy since 1936 ivhen Britain triumphed. Former Australian Davis Cup itar Adrian Quist said the tourney had been relegated to being a second-class event. "I don't blame the players going where the big money is," he said. "But I feel it is a tragedy that our best team is not available for the Cup." WFL Not Barred CINCINNATI -- U.S. District Judge David Porter refused to bar the new World Football League from negotiating with players u n d e r contract to the Cincinnati Bengals of the estab- 1 i s h e d National FootbaL League. Evert Advances NAPLES. Italy -- Jeanne Evert of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. beat Evelyn Slesicka 8-0. 6-1 and Julie Heldman of New York de feated Barbara Kraal 6-3, 6-2 to enable the U.S. team to defeat Poland and advance in the Federation Cup competition. BOURBON Fancy words don't make it with you. Neither do fancy promises. Your bourbon must simply be the best tasting. The smoothest. That's why your bourbon will always be LW. Harper. IS HARPER I. W HARPER. 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