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· Nerthw**! Arkansas TIMES, FAY1TT1VILL1, «KKAN««1 S«pt. 17, 1974 ' Marshall, Messersmith Stymie Houston Dodgers Maintain Slim Lead By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS! Andy Messersmith, the Los · Angeles Dodgers' big winner, apparently thinks that o n e ' d a y . o f f for Mike Marshall, the team's ace relief pitcher, is loo much. And Manager Walt Alston tends to agree. Although the Dodgers were holding a comfortable four-run lead over the Houston Astros after seven innings Monday night, Alston brought in his du- ·-, rable right-hander to preserve T V I n C C O f C J - U l f Vl'o I 0 + K l.;.-.l- nn .. ncluding y Dan Geronimo in a Tour-run third in- ing, .in punishing San Diego. Messersmith's 18th victory. "If Mike doesn't pitch. he . gets rusty sitting around -- and angry," Messersmith quipped after the Dodgers had finished wilh a 7-2 victory and maintained their 2 U-game lead over .the Cincinnati Reds in the Na. tional League West pennant race. "He hadn't worked since .Saturday." The rampaging Reds kepi pace with Los Angeles, batter, ing the hapless San Diego .Padres 9-2 for their seventh victory in eight games. The Dodgers have 15 games re maining and Cincinnati has 14. In other National League . games, the Montreal Expos and . . N e w York Mets split 3-2 deci sions in a twilight-night double header, and the San Francisco Gianls defeated the Atlanta Braves 4-2. Only one American League game was played, the Min nesola Twins trouncing the Kansas City Royals 7-2. Marshall's two scoreless in --nings against Ihe Aslros Mon day night reduced his ERA tc 2.28. In his Iwo-inning stint, he allowed only one baserunner -on a walk. The Dodgers capitalized pi some sloppy Houston play, in eluding four errors, one hit bat sman, one wild pitch and on passed ball, for most of thei acy each had two hils and cored twice for Los Angeles. Reds 9, Padres 2 Cincinnati collected 13 hits, consecutive homers Driesscn and Cesar eronimo, Dave ind Johnny Bench Concepcion each drove n two Cincinnati runs. Bench's wo RBIs gave him 107 for the season and sole' possession of he NL lead. Mets 2-3, Expos 3-2 The Expos tied t h e i r club record of eight consecutive vic- tories by winning Ihe opener, overcoming a 2-1 deficit on Ron Woods' 'two-run single in the seventh inning olf Jerry Koosman, 13-10. In the nightcap, the Mets e n d e d Montreal's winning streak behind the four-hit pitching of Randy Sterling and Tug McGraw. Gianls 4, Braves Z Jim Barr checked the Braves on seven hits for his 13lh victory, and received home runs from Bobby Bonds, who hit his 20th, and Gary Thotnasson, who smacked his first, Bonds also doubled in a run. Dusty Baker homered for the Braves. Twins 7, Royals 2 Bert Blyleven hurled a six- hitter for his 15lh victory and struck out five, increasing his season's total to 225 -- second highest in the American League -- as the surging Twins thumped the slumping Royals The Twins have won eight of their last 10 while the Royals have lost 19 of 23. Steve Braun and Eric Soder holm each singled in two runs for the Twins and Glenn Bor gmann rapped a solo homer. Pea Ridge Quarterback Mentioned Central Gridder Voted AP Award LITTLE ROCK (AP) -- Rob-| ert Farrell bears out the old adage that practice makes perfect. To Farrell, a Little Hock Central football practice means: --Working out with the kickers and punters in a speciality period prior to practice. --Going through the regular session as part of the defensive secondary. --Attending the specialty period for receivers after practice. Farrell made good as a receiver, defender, place kicker and punter Friday night in a 17-16 victory over Pine Bluff. For was his performance, Farrell named The Associated Press' high school Player of the playing strong safe- Week. Farrell. . recovered a fumble at the ... _. _____ , runs. Bill Buckner and Lee Pine Bluff 46 early in the sec- ond quarter and then turned receiver to l i a u i i n a 54-yard scor- ng pass from Houston Nutt. Fan-ell's 31-yard Field goal late in the third quarter cut Pine Bluff's lead to 16-10. His 48-yard punt t h a t was killed on the Pine Bluff one in the fourth quarter gave the Tigers field position for their winning TD' drive. Then, with 3:23 remaining in (he game, Farrell kicked the extra point that made the difference. Joe Fred Young, the Central coach, said he never had any doubl thai Farrell would kick the extra point. Young said Farrell's touchdown came on a fly pattern. "We had thrown to him a couple of limies and the half back was coming up real quick. We ran a play-action pass or first down and he got behind the halfback." Young said the Tigers bega using the 6-fool-5 Farrell i passing situations against Pin Bluff. "Once he "gets planted, yo have to go througd his b I frame to get to the football, Young said. "He drew one irr portant pass interference ca ·the other night." ' Oilier players who deserv mention this week: --Randy Easterling. Pe Ridge, completed nine of passes for 121 yards and thre touchdowns and rushed for 9 yards in a 34-6 victory ove Altus. --Terry Alexander, Camde Fairview, rushed for .205 yart and scored two touchdowns in JO-0 victory over Gurdon. Porker Soccer Team Captures Eighth In Row SPRINGFIEIiD, Mo. -- The niversity of Arkansas soccer t a r n ' p i c k e d . u p Sunday where left off last year, blanking rury College 6-0 in Its fall ebut. Undefeated last spring, ie Razorbacks have now won gilt straight games. Geary Heinricli of La Pa?,, olivia, opened the scoring with penalty-kick goal at the 25- uimile mark. Heinrich tallied n identical fashion four minutes ater to put Arkansas ahead 2-0. At the 34-minute mark, Enri- ue Zuniga of Lima, Peru onnectcd with a head shpt five minutes into the second ialf, Heinrich set up his coun- ryman from La Paz. Jerrj Barragan, for the fourth goal. Shortly afterward, Henrj Jompi of Hawthorne, N.Y. imed a corner kick by Zuniga nd scored on a header. Barra;an scored the sixth goal with hree minutes left in Arkansas Coach Harry Franz- eb said Monday that Mcllroy Bank had contributed $100 to he team, toward the purchase if two new goalposts. He hopes :he new posts are in place b 2 p.m. Sunday, when the Razor jacks meet Kansas Stal College of Pittsburg on the Astroturf of Razorback Stad ium. The followiivg Sunday. Arkan sas will meet the University o Mexico here. "They have great team, but I think we hav a chance to win," said Fran? reb. "There's a possibility tha the Arkansas band will play a lialftime." For Revenge-Minded Hogs Beaver Level The Beaver Lake level stoo at 1117.37 Tuesday up .05 from Monday's 1117.42. Engineers the dam site report that th generators are not currently use. The Cowboys Are Next The Arkansas Razorbacks nd Oklahoma Stale Cowboys. olh coming off impressive pening game victories, do attle in Little Rock this Salur- ay nighl. Kickoff 'time is set for 7:30 .m. CDT, with a capacity rovvd of 53.000 expected. Both coaches are exceedingly proud of the fashion in which their teams opened the season. The Razorbacks knocked off 5th rated Southern Cal ]ast week. The'Hogs rolled up 262 yards rushing against t h e vaunted Trojan defense as well as scoring the most points in one game since the 1972 season. Head coach Frank Broyles said Springdale Smarting Over Northside Game Springdale football fans were itill upset Monday over an offi- :ial's ruling that cost the Bulldogs a touchdown in their 13-12 oss lo Fort Smith ' Northside Friday. Said S p r i n g d a l e Coach Jarrell Williams, "W h e n ·ou see a mistake lhat costs you a hall game, it's a little upsetting, I felt that an official's call caused us to get jeat." Williams 'reconstructed the controversial play: "We had the ball at our own 40-yard line with 2:15 left in the game. It ,vas fourth and 10, so it was our last shot. We threw a screen pass to our fullback, Kerry Burk, and he tripped over a pulling tackle. "My heart went up in my throat, and I said, 'Oh, no.' But Kerry put his hand down and prevented his knee from hitting the ground. I didn't hear a whistle, and when he passed the first-down marker I was ecstatic. . ... ; "Somehow. Kerry kept goin'g He broke tackles right and left and went all the way for a touchdown. He must have been hit five or six times." But when Williams looker back upheld, an official was pointing to the ground, indi ating that Burk's knee had ouched down. "I couldn't restrain myself." said Williams. II went out there and told him he blew it. I think they all realized it, but there wasn'l anything I could do. "What's discouraging is thai our kids beat Northside all over ,he field, in first downs ant iverything .else. It hurts to lose the game on. a call, like that especially when. \Ve. .haven'l beaten Northside, in 20 years. '1 told oiir' team that we knew ·· we won the-game. We're going into the Rogers game wilh the idea that we're 2-0." Williams said he didn't knpv if fullback Mark Zulpo wouk be able lo play against Rogers The 5-9, 220-pound junior missel the Northside game with torn calf muscles. "We'll need him,' said Williams. "Rogers i loaded." The Mountaineers,: 1-1, als challenged Northside all th way, 17-10 on a 62-yan touchdown reception by Ir. Harris, with 47 : seconds to play Both Springdale and Roger played at Fort Smith. This Friday's game, the cor ference opener for both AAA West teams, will be played a Springdale. --GRANT HAL fter tti« 22-7 victory, "Tm II drilled as I've ever been," The Cowboys.. 'looked 1m- ressive in a 590 shellacking f Wichita Slate. Oklahoma tale racked np 528 y^rds over- md. Sophomore quarterback h a r 1 i e Weatherbic scored . wice in leading his Cowpokei o victory before 34,000 in Still- 'aler. D e n n i s Winston was th» mainstay of the defense in Ar" ansas' winning opener. Winson, a sophomore defensive end, ecently converted to lineoae- er, made 19 tackles against ne Trojans. GOOD OFFENSE . Offensively,- the Hogs: were equally successful. Ike Forte led he rushers with 19 carries for 0 yards, and Barnabas, White and Marsh White (no relation) added 60 and 69 yards respeo ively. Meanwhile. in Stillwater, reshman defensive back Willie xyster added insult to injury vhcn he intercepted a Wichita pass and returned It For .ths inal touchdpwn-'The r pass theft made the 'Cowboys defensive debut complete: ; The" Shockers Vom Wichita were held' scoreless by the stingy Cowboy defense. On offense the men from Stillwater were also awesome, amassing 59 points . a n d 623 yards in total offense. Newcomer Tony Miller gained 128 yards on 12 carries in his.first game as a Cowboy. The effort was also helped . out by the powerful inside runniriig. of veteran fullback George Palmer who is off to another outstanding year. In last year's battle the Cowboys ended, a. five L ganie losing streak against the Porkers witih a .38-6 triumph in Little. Rock's War Memorial Stadium. The Cowboys defense, was awesome in the regionally televised game, holding Ihe Razorbacks to 85 yards in total offense. YouPick'Em OFFICIAL ENTRY BLANK Games for week ending Sept. 21 ^ You Pick 'Em Rules · Game No. 1 . , . I . Game No. 2 ... 1 Game No. 3 Game No. 4 .. 2 Game No. 5 I Game No. 5 . . 'Game No. T · I Game No. 8 .-., I Game No. 9 Game No. 10 ... I Game No. 11 'Game No. 12 ... Game No. 13 I Game No. 14 .. 'Game No. IS I Game No. 16 ..... I Game No. 17 I TIE BREAKER {Predict Correct Score) Arkansas vs .......... Okla. State - Name I Address ICity 1. You can win $35.00 cash each week. Just be the one who picks the most winners from the games listed in the advertisements appearing on this page under the You Pick 'Em headline. A tie game counts as a loss unless you have called the tie. Do not pick scores. In the event there are two or more entries fie- ing for'first place, the one picking the winner and closest score of the tie-breaking game will receive the $35 prize. Decision of the judges will be final. 2. Enter (be name of the team you select as the winner of each game or write the word "tie" opposite game No. 1, No. ~ Z, 'etc., on the enfry form reproduced at the left, or on a separate sheet of paper, 3. Entries are limited to one per person. Entrants much be at least 12 years old (o be eligible. 4. All entries for this week's contest must be in the Northwest Arkansas Times office by 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21. 5. Mall your entries to: You Pick 'Em Contest Northwest Arkansas TIMES P. 0. Drawer D Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701 (Please write your name and address plainly.) 6. This contest is not open lo em- ployes or families of employes of the Northwest Arkansas TIMES. 7. Name of winner will fa published on this page next week. TBALL LAST WEEKS WINNER: P. R. Trimbl. Fantastic! Twenty-two. contestants submitted perfect-entries; so-the Carlson Terrace B-108 lie-breaker prediction decided the '--··· Fayetlevill*, Ark. mone y winner. 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