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Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 11

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Professional Baseball St. Louis Philadelphia Pittsburgh Montreal New York Chicago Los Angeles Cincinnati Atlanta Houston San Fran San Diego 49 National League East W L Pet. 65 60 .520 63 63 58 53 50 West 78 46 75 50 67 56 63 60 61 61 63 67 71 56. .508 .508 .479 .442 .413 .622 .600 .545 .512 .448 .392 GB 1VS 13 3'A 10% Mz 22 '/z 29 V4 Wednesday's Games 1 Los Angeles 7, Chicago 5 Atlanta 5, St. Louis 4 ;Pittsburgh 4, San Francisco 2 'New York 10, Houston 2 ^Philadelphia 10. Cincinnati 3 Montreal 8. San Diego 7 -' Thursday's Games iNo games scheduled Daily Says Marriage Has Settled Him Down By GRANT HALT- TIMES Sports Editor Probably the best fight during Arkansas football practice this past spring involved Marvin Daily and Ivan Jordan, "I usually get into two or three fights every spring." said Daily wilh a grin. "It gets hot out there, and I'm hot-tempered. But no one holds a grudge afterwards. Like the one with Ivan -- we get along fine and always have. "With all that equipment on, you can't get hurt anyway." If Daily hasn't gotten into trouble for fighting, however, he has caught it for;, .other things. To .say that the. fqurlh- year junior has had a 'checkered career would bet-putting " ' ' Boston.. Cleveland Baltimore New ; York Milwaukee Detroit Qakland Kan City Texas. Chicago Minnesota California American League East W L Pet. 69 54 ,561 61 58 .513 62 60 .508 62 60 58 West 71 54 '64 57 63 62 60 64 60 'OS 50 61 64 66 .504 .484 .458 .568 .529 .504 .484 · .480 .400 GB 7 9% 1U4 ·lOVi 11 21 Wednesday's Games ^New York 4, Minnesota I ? Boston 4, Chicago 0 ';Cleveland 7,.Kansas City 6 ':'· Texas 5, Baltimore 1 . '"Milwaukee 5, Oakland 3 ·'California 2, Detroit 0 ;' Thursday's Games '.Kansas City. (Splittorff 12-12) at Cleveland (J. Perry 13-8), N f Texas (Jenkins 17-11) at Bal- tjmore (Palmer 4-8), N »;0nly games scheduled V t|!i: :ir sii'iir:.!!!: ;i!nii : :n Mnii iiMH HI ;i ! in 1 ;nr nnii ; League ; Leaders ·mi: III: ilril!'iinirinnnilJII [innininili ill' '*· National League ; BATTING (300 at bats)-Garr, AH, .3GO; Zisk, Pghi .328. ;;, RUNS--Schmidt, .Phi,' 91; Morgan, Cin, 90. RUNS BATTED IN- Schmidt, it accurately. .. "I was off the team for awhile," Daily admitted. "Bui when Coach Broyles decided I'd been punished enough, he let me back on." '; SLOWED BY INJURIES Daily has played both linebacker and fullback at Arkansas, but has been plagued by a series of injuries.. He .spent lis .redshirt season of 1972 re labilitating a knee, then injuirec lis shoulder -'last .fall andvb'roke his jaw in the spring:-' -··-·-" The shoulder injury came the Rice game, after he. had finally won a starting nod a fullback. , Daily left the game with. 68 yards in 13 carries. 1 This spring, he had to miss both Red-White games. Two days before fall practice Marvin found out he would be at linebacker. "I 'kind of sus pected it, since that's our weak est spot," he said. . "I think that's where Coach Broyle wanted me all along -- he fel 1 could help the team . mon there.' Dail'y's speed in the 4 is a passable 4.8. · . , Marvin has at least one thin, in common w i t h teammate like Kirkland, Jerry Brawner nd Bennie Westphal. All four v e r e married on August 3. laily pledged the vows with the ormer Valerie Tr'eecc of Alma, is high school sweetheart. "Getting married settles you own; ·gives you responsibility," aid Marvin. "I'm through with II my foolish acts." HAWKINS SWITCHES Another Razorback fullback- urned-linebacker, W a y m a n lawkins, is ,'now a down lineman. "He requested the move," aid Broyles. Hawkins had re- Dorledly had trouble losing veight from 240 pounds during he summer, but reported in good shape at 230.. As .a result of a pulled leg muscle suffered by defensive md Chuck McKinney, Danny Crawford has been moved back o defensive end from offensive ackle. "We had this move in he back of our minds all along," said Broyles. "Craw- Injured Knee Sidelines FHS In Eastern Open Quarter-Finals Northwest Arkansas TIMES, Thun., Aug. 22, 1974 FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS 11 Connors Slated For Action Today 'ord played year." the position last Safety Bo Busby sprained his .Fayelteville foolball Coach Doyne Davis said Wednesday that junior quarterback George Niblock will miss the 1974 season. "He was trying to come back from a knee operation, but the knee just never did c o m e around," said Davis. Niblock had been running behind seniors Lawson Osburn and Greg McClelland. "That leaves the varsity with just two quarterbacks," said Davis. "1 hope we.can get by with them." The Bulldogs worked out in shoulder pads and shorts Wednesday morning, and in full pads in the afternoon. "The second day in pads is the worst time for the players, as far as heavy legs are concerned," said Davis. "But the cool wealher this afternoon pepped them up ~ KUln " ' SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP)' -- Top-seeded Jimmy Connors of Belleville, 111., was slated to Face Mark Farrell of England here today, while fourth-seeded Raul Ramirez of Mexico was to face Kim Warwick of Australia in quarter-final action at the $50,000 Eastern Lawn Tennis Open. Other seeded players slated to vie at the Orange Lawn Tennis Club in quest of the $9.000 top prize were fifth-seeded Onny Parun of New Zealand, seventh-seeded Vijay Amritraj of India, and eighth-seeded Billy Martin of Palos Verdes, Calif. Third-seeded Tom Gorman withdrew dut to a back injury before the tournament began. Second-seeded Alex Mclrcvcli of Russia and Brian Gottfried of Fort Lauderdale. Kla., already have advanced to the semifinal round. In doubles competition, the lop-seeded team of Vijay and Anand Amrilraj was slated to 'ace Connors and his partner. Spencer Segura ot La Costa, ^alif., while the second-seeded team of Ramirez and Gottfried was to ptoy Warwick and Ian Fletcher of Australia. In action Wednesday at the annual warmup event for the U.S. Open, Ramirez fought a long bailie with Sydney Ball of Australia before the 21-year-old Mexican won, 7-5, 4-6, 6-4. Amritraj, a finalist here last year, won his match by default when Fletcher injured his Mateo, Calif. shoulder and couldn't continue. In other Wednesday men 1 singles action, Metrevell bea Jeff Simpson of New Zealand Gottfried beat Islvan Benyick, of Hungary; Anand Amritraj; beat Balazs Taroczy of Hun-, gary, and Martin beat Ashok) Amritraj. j There was only one match in women's play, with top-seededj Diane Fromholtz of Australia^ beating Ann Kiyomura of Sant jack Tuesday and be in he hospital for a day or two. 'He twisted it while running and changing directions," : said iroyles. "We don't know how lon'g he'll be put." .-Broyles said he was pleased with the progress of . Hal McAfee, who is coming off knee surgery. Broyles also said he was "quite pleased" with Ihe first two general: days of "We're practice getting much, or more, work done than in recent years. The reason is that morale is good." , Today will be the final d a y of practice without pads. The Razorbacks will work out twice in pads on Friday and-twice on- Saturday. They will scrimmage either in t h e - m o r - ning or afternoon Saturday, but Broyles said only those fans with passes will be admitted. a. little. A squall hit the downtown area at 5 p.m., but there was only a five-minute sprinkle at the Bulldog practice field. Said s o p h o m o r e Coach Whit Fo,wlkes, ."We got lucky." ' Davis said Clark Lewis was "beginning to recover" from a tailed .leg !muscle and -that Keith Striegler "looked a little better" in his recuperation from a preseason injury. Both players started as juniors last year in the secondary. "Our execution/was a lot better today," said Davis. "The faking and overall offense improved. Every day is a big day now, because school starts Monday. We can only · practice once a ctay from then on:" Fayelteville. will open its season on the road a'gainst Bentonville on September 6. Phi. 98; Bench, Cin, 94. · HITS -- Garr, All, 187; D.Cash, Phi, 159. * DOUBLF.S--Cardenal, Chi, 3'0; Bench, Cin, 30; A.Oliver, Bgh, 28; Slargell, Pgh, 28; Zisk, Pgh, 28: Morgan, Cin, 28; Winning At Westchester Is A Mailer Of Pride For Jack HARRISON, N.Y. (AP) --[season and don't win one of the Jftose, Cin, 28. '-TRIPLES--Garr, A.Oliver, Pgh, 11. At!,' 15; {'HOME RUNS--Schmidt, Phi, 32; Wynn, LA, 28. ;- STOLEN BASES--Brock, StL, 86; Morgan, Cin, 51. , ' ^ PITCHING (12' Decisions)^ John, LA, 13-3, .813, 2.58 Cald- jw'ell, SF, 12-3, .800, 3.13. American League -'BATTING (300 at bats)Carew. Min, .365; Hargrove, Tex, .341. · RUNS--D.Allen, Chi, 81; Ystrzmski, Bsn, 76. : RUNS BATTED IN--Burroughs, Tex, 102; D.Allen, Chi, 85. H I T S -- C a r e w , Min, 172; Scott, Mil, HO. DOUBLES-Rudi. Oak, 32; Scott, Mil, 30. , TRIPLES--Rivers. Cal, 11; Otis. KC, 9. ; HOME RUNS--D.Allen, Chi, 32; Burroughs, Tex, 25. · S T O L E N BASES--North, Oak, 44; Rivers, Cal, 30; Patek, KC, 30; Carew, Min, 30. '.' PITCHING (12 Decisions)-- Fizmorris, KC, 9-3, .750, 3.02 ·riant, Bsn. 19-8, .704, 2.96. Jack Nicklaus, girding for the fast finish- he needs, admits his pride is at stake going into the windup of the pro golf season. "It's a matter of personal pride," Nicklaus said Wednesday on the eve of the start of the 1 $250,000 Westchester Classic. : And it's to satisfy that pride that the Golden Bear seeks to avoid the poorest season of his pro career. He's won but once this season. In 12 previous seasons as a touring pro he has never won fewer than two. He failed to win one of the Big Four titles -the first time in five years that he has not won either the U.S. or British Opens or the Masters or PGA. "It's not the first time I've been ehut out in the majors -- and it won't be the last," Nicklaus said. Big Four. But there's nothing I can do about it now. "The encouraging thing about that is that I'm beginning to play better. I really played pretty well--probably the best I've -played all year--in the PGA." He lost by one stroke to Lee Tre.vino in that one and now needs a couple of victories to salvage, something of the sea- on. The odds are in his-favor. ASU Coach Praises Defense JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) -Head Coach Bill - Davidson o Arkansas ' State University praised his defense Wednesda; but said 1 the' 'offense looker sluggish. . Davidson also complimenlec three freshmen football player whom he said "apparently want to play a lot this year." He singled out fullback Bud dy Adarris · of Lepanto; line backer Rodney Jones of Bridge ton. Mo., the brother of offensive guard Ken Jones, and tailback Larry Lavyrence of Augusta. ' : ": · It -was the defense's day as the Indians completed their second day in full pads. Commenting on the offense, Davidson said, "They just haven't been able to put anything together yet." This could be start. He's .he only two-time winner of this .ournament and in the last three.; .years, has shown a marked tendency toward ending his season on a high note. 601 West 6th St. Fayetteviile Ph. 442-6106 DEAN - GUYLL TIRE CENTERS 8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Saf. 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Bentonville, Ark. 11'2 71 By-Pass Ph. 273-7123 The Tiger is Alive Lively! 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