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10 Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Won., July 15, 1974 FAVETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS Soviet Basketball Victory Richard Schmllt (9) of t h e United States fries (o grab the ball from Russia's Alexander Bnloshev in (he World Basketball Championship game in San Juan Sunday. The Soviets won 105-94 lo collect the title. (AP Wirephoto) Bucs Survive Fight To Down Cincy 2-1 Players Flood! Field By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Pittsburgh Pirates are a n y t h i n g but hot. ..except maybe under the collar. There were a lot of fists flying in Three Rivers Stadium Sunday. The Bucs had lost the first game of their doubleheader 3-2 to Cincinnati on Tony Perez' three-run first-inning homer and were tied 1-1 with the Reds in the fourth in- who had been warned throwing brush-back ning of the nightcap. Bruce Kison, the Pirates' starter, about pitches, found himself on the receiving end of one, compliments of Jack Billingham. It hit his arm. Players spilled onto the field and started punching. When things cooled off, Richie Hebner batted in the winning run in the Pirates' 2-1 triumph. "I wasn't trying to hit anybody," Kison said. "I can't help it if my fastball runs inside or the right-handed hitters." METS 4, DODGERS 1 Bud Harrelsoii, who missec 29 games with a broken bone in iis right hand, got an RBI in-i "ield single in the fourth inning to give New York its winning run. Cleon Jones later hit a ;wo-run homer. Jon Matlack, who had been cuffed around by San Diego in his last start, checked the Dodgers with a six- hitter. ASTROS 7, CUBS 7 Bob Gallagher's single lifted Elouston past the Cubs. Lee May opened the Astros' I2th-in- niirg rally with a single and moved to second on a bunt by Milt May, who was safe at first when Chicago tried for the for- ceout. One out later, Gallager singled to right. PHILS 5-7, GIANTS 2-4 The Phillies, with clutch 'hitting from Willie Montanez and Del Unser, shot into first place by I'/z games in the East with their sweep of San Francisco. Montanez drilled a bases- loaded two-run single in three-run eighth inning to 'give Philadelphia its winning mar gin in the opener. Unser deliv ered a three-run homer lo slar the Phils on their · way in the nightcap. Girl's Softball Action Continues Action in the girls summer softhall program was in full swing Saturday with a full slate of games on the schedule at Asbell Field and in West Fork. In the opening contest at Asbell First National downed Kiwanis 5-3. Shelley Lashley was the winning pitcher while Connie Fitzgerald was charged with the loss. Lashley and Teresa Scarbrough both had home runs for the winners. Fayetteville Glass Company downed Lincoln 6-4. Cheryl Fiser picked up the victory and also hit a home run. Pam Stanton had a homer and two RBIs for the winners, Pam Lofton was the losing pitcher for Lincoln. CS Coin pounded Farmington 5-3. Kelley Steele was the winner and Tracy Gooding the loser. Tracy Burnett had a home run for the winners while Teresa Grimes, Donita Spencer, Vickie Dunaway and Shelley Steel scored one run each. Purvis downed Elkins' Junior Miss team 20-11. Julie Taylor was (.he winning hurler. Kim White led the way for the winners with two home runs and six RBIs while teammates Ann Penninglon and Pam Boudrey had thre runs each. West Fork downed the evening Lions 20-11. Dena Dennis was the winning pitcher while Karen Carr absorbed the loss. Jeannie Sisemore. Ronda Criswell. LaDonna Cornelius and Susie Rollins all had home runs for the winners while Pat had a homer for the In the final game of the da McRoy McNair edged Wes Fork 7-5 in a Petite League game. Garla Williams was the winning pitcher. Leading hitter for McRoy included Myra Fos ter two home runs Carla McChristian with an om homer. Debbie Garner, Kathj Lucas, Nena Solis and Carl Williams also added runs to the winners. In games played at Wes 'ork, Wilkins downed Wes Fork 13-5 in a Petite Leagu ;ame while West Fork's junio miss team downed Elkins 13- jehind the pitching of Den tennis. Sandy Scranton was th oscr for Elkins. Rena McAdo and Dennis had home runs fo West Fork. Driver Killed SALUDA, Va. -- Late mode sportscar driver Gip Gibson o Harrisonburg, Va., was killet in a three-car accident durin the open competition race a the Virginia Raceway. USAC 200 Miler MILWAUKEE -- Butch liar man of Zanesville. Ohio, dro\ his 1974 Dodge Charger at a average speed of 86.884 mile per hour to win the U.S. Au Club 200 mile stock car race. Western Golf INDIANAPOLIS -- Lane Smith romped to a 6-and-5 vi tory over Beth Barry to win tl 74th Women's Western Golf A soeiation Amateur Champio ship. C O U P O N FOR THE FAMILY . . Ken's Pizza Parlor 400 WEST DICKSON 3 roR 2 Order Three Pizzas - Pay For Only Two! This Coupon Redeemable at KEN'S in Fayerfevllls EXPOS 6-6, PADRES 1-Z Ken Singlelon.hit a three-run mer to cap a four-run third ning in the first game and illie Davis drove in two runs, e of them with a triple to ghKght a three-run'third in- ng, in the nightcap, enabling Expos to.sweep past San ego. Billy Martin Ejected From Both Contests By The Associated Press Billy Martin and the umpires idn't see eye to eye Sunday, nd as a result, Marlin didn't ee much of anything, except rom the clubhouse. The unmanageable Texas iangcr manager was thrown ut of both games of a double- eader with the Milwaukee Irewers. Home plate umpire Ron Lu- :iano ejected Marlin after Pete Broberg's brush-back pilch to George 'Scott in the seventh m- ilng. A Broberg pitch had ecked Milwaukee shortstop Robin Yount an inning earlier. Before he was decked, Scott drove in five runs with a three- un homer and two doubles -U iclp Milwaukee win the first ame. Tom Grieve hit a home run ifling Texas to victory in the second game. WHITE SOX 3, ORIOLES 1 Bill Melton cracked a two-run homer in the first inning to ive Stan Bahnsen and Chicago a victory over Ballimore. Melton's 12lh home run of tin season followed a single b; Carlos May and came off left bander Hoss Grimsley, 11-8. ROYALS 2, TIGERS 1 A bases-loaded walk to Ha McRae with two out in the 14tl inning gave Kansas Cily it triumph over Detroit. RED SOX 3, ANGELS 0 Luis Tiant pitched a se\ enhiller arid Rico Petrocel' scored two runs, carrying Bos Urn past California. Boston jumped on Caliform starter Dick Lange, 3-5, for run in the second inning on Pet rocelli's single to left and triple to right-center by rooki Tim Blackwell. In the third. Cecil Coope doubled him home. A's 7-G, YANKS 3-1 Sal Bando's three-run home capped a five-run seventh ning that lifted Oakland ove New York in the first game their doubleheader. Bill North and Bando drille first-inning home runs, and 11 A's added four runs in tl eighth inning to take the secon game. Sam McDowell, 1-3. h a d h first pitch blasted by North third home run of the seaso Americans Haven't Won In 48 Years One out later, Bando drilled h llth homer into the left fie bullpen. TWINS 6, INDIANS 5 Steve Braun's home run lea ing off the 10th inning powerc Minnesota over Clevelan Braun hit his fifth home run the season into the right fie seats off Milt Wilcox, 1-1. Braves Pick Up 7-0 Sunday Win New Twist Stiffles Cards ST. LOUIS A P . -- Atlanta, raves' hurler Phil Niekro beeves a new twist to his pitoh- g helped him lead his club to five-hit, 7-0 victory over the Louis Cardinals here Sim ay. "I did something different jainst them in that game," aid Niekro, who won his 1 a s t ame June 17 and who had been 7-10 against the Cards in his career. "I threw my knuckleball underhand as well as from the other positions and I believe it helped me," he said. "They have always seemed to get a piece of the ball, hit and run a lot and use their speed against me. "They don't strikeout a lot and they make contact a lot. Whenever they make contact anything can happen. So I added the 'underhand knuckleball delivery and threw my fast ball, which was about 80 per cent of my pitches, from under there too," he said. Niekro's strategy seemed to work as Cardinal hitters scattered their five hits through four innings, and never seriously threatened. British Open Demanding LYTHAM ST. ANNE'S, Eng- and (AP) -- This place is not ery popular with American olfers. It has one of the most courses in the .American has amous seaside ·orld, but no ·on the British Open Cham- ionship here for 48 years. When Jack Nicklaiis'failed to atch Gary Player Saturday, nd the little South African won is third British Open title, the rix kept its grip. The last lime the champion- hip was staged here was in 369, when Britain's Tony Jack- Jn won it. Since then, it has gone around the big courses o; Sngland and Scotland, am Americans have chalked up an unbroken string of victories. Now this taxing course of vindswept sand and bushes has eaten the Americans again. Player won with a 72-hole total of 282, Britain's Peter Oos- .erhuis was second with 286, and Nicklaus, the best of Americans, finished third 287. Johnny Miller, top money winner on the U.S. circuit this year, was one of the Americans whose hopes were sli altered among the sandtraps of the inward nine holes. He finished I0th with 294. "For Americans playing British courses, it is like rolling dice," Miller said. "You can roll them just right, but you don't know what numbers are Purvis Adds To Streak Purvis Sporting Goods' semi pro baseball team won a string of three baseball games over he weekend including wins over Tahiequah, Tontilown and Springdale. Saturday afternoon Purvis defeated Tahiequah C-3 as Lonnie McCleland picked up "the victory by striking out 14 batters and walking only two. Duke McDaniels and Ken Selby bolh had hils for the winners hut the big shot was a home run by. Mark Paul. Then Sunday Purvis defeated Tontitown 8-3. John Zachariason picked up the victory with nine strikeouts while David Caughman homered and singled. Zachariason aided, his own cause with a horfie run. In Sunday's second contest Purvis ripped Springdale 19-4. Duke McDaniels picked up the victory as Tom Neal, Jack Morris iRick Porter, Rick Bawles, Wayne Beach and Lonnie McClelland all had hits. Earlier in the week Purvis also defeated Decatur 8-4 Danny Dun away w a s t h e winner in that contest. THIS WEEK MINUTE MAN SPECIAL Special Good Thru July 20th-- Old Fashion Charcoal Broiled No. 3 HAMBURGER Mustard, Onion and Pickle --Plus- Crisp Golden Brown FRENCH FRIES Your Choice of Soft Drink or Coffee $1.30 Value minute man remember when you're hungry... it only takes a rnfnuteman! 529 N. College -- 521-1062 324 W. Dickson -- 443-3123 Golf King 18 Hole Putting Course Mon. and Thurs. are DOLLAR DAYS Play as many games as you can 3 to 11 p.m. Only $1.00 50 W. Township Rd. Phone 443-2686 oming up. "I 'made four mistakes in my nal round and every mistaki ost me either a bogey or a ouble bogey." It will be another five or sis ears before the Americans o nybody gets another chance ta lay the Lytham and St, Anne' nx. Player, 37, the most COT incing winner of the Britis pen for years, said the Amer ans should do better in the fu ure because this championshi now played with a bigger-siz d golf ball. "All pros should play the bi tall, even on long, tough an xposed courses like this one, "The why American they're s layer said. lo--and that's good." After his victory, which w; Vorth $13,200. Player claim? ic has discovered the secret concentration. St. Louis pitcher Ray Bar* ad his first major league start polled early in the game as alph Garr hit his first pitch or a leadoff triple in the first nning and later scored on a ild pitch. The Braves added another un in the first, two more in the lird. Two walks and a three- un homer by Dave Johnson in he fifth inning clinched the raves' victory and handed the Cardinals their eighth loss in icir last nine games, knocking icm out of a first-place tie ii» National League's Eastern Division. But Niekro-s pitching kinks vcren't the only twists in tha "/Santa Manager Eddie Math- ws lot his team skip balling iraclice in the St. Louis heat i-riday and they scored eight runs against the Cardinals. It vorked pretty well Friday, so I bought we would try it again oday," Mathews said after tha ^Manager Bed Schoendienst, noting that the Cardinals have een in one of their worst hitting slumps of the year, went along with Mathews' theory that baiting- practice doesnt necessarily help. . "We've been hilling, hitting, hitting in batting practice every day, maybe that's our trouble, Schoendienst said. 'Our pattern recently has been that everybody has been hitting or no one has, he said. "I've never seen anything like ' 'in 11 of the Cardinals' last 12 games the team has scored a total of only 20 runs. In the 12tn game they scored 10 times, SMORGASBORD For lfljT LUNCH ALL THE PIZZA Now Mon. thru Fri. 11-2 AND SALAD YOU CAN EAT Also Mon., 5-8 p.m. All Locations $ 145 Bring the Kids -- Only lOe Per Year of Age. 314 South School 2325 North College Highway 68 West, Springdale Take a good friend to court. I i I · There's no friend like a good _£ · *·--* «fl m mend. 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