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Syracuse Herald (Newspaper) - April 19, 1936, Syracuse, New York Page Four SYRACUSE Sunday April 19 1936 ALL THAT'S SPORT Baseball Season Starts Too Soon Greenberg De- fends Holdout Tactics Indian Broom Is a Real Threat in Derby Don Meade Once Jockey Ace Will Work in His Tourist Camp T I old old cry that baseball attempts its opening games at too early a date is heard throughout the length and breadth of the land but it falls on deaf ears There will be no change Managers and with their best interests at heart aud concerned only with the important matter of winning and losing games are agreed with fans that mid-April is hardly baseball weather in the north But club owners whose eyes are on the office and upon receipts have no time for the suggestion The w 11 take a chance en the weather knowing about one in the will be with fine spring and also being confident that In cold II the team clicks they will enjoy splendid patronage Baseball as represented bj the office would like a six months season tve sport to and a hall months In the majors and to In the minors Is not aU what the wart In the baseball opened as near April 10 as possible and closed Oct 4 Starting as near April 15 cs and closing as near Sept 30 as Is practical Is the only concession has been made toward a season a-d It Is likely to be the only one that the major leagues do mike The Idea Is to tome games played of clubs a ago set a record and an eighth when he the good weather does come around in or early May Much is from to time about the of the League season In Yet the fact that mid-April Syracuse Is no worse than that experienced at the time In Boston in In Detroit and In Chicago ard only a little worse than that which New York Brooklyn Philadelphia burgh and some the other major league cities H 1 teat tha older Top Row by seven lengths at be shipped ANTC big first man of the Detroit Timers has a younger Joe Is Into organized baseball with the Charleston West Virginia club ol the Mid-Atlantic League Joe has for a of a Hank explains haps that fact better than anything elvs explains why I made a with club over salary the Detroit spring A ball player receives little money he starts his career Tho Mid- Atlantic season runs a little less than five months Joe reported to the Tigers and trained lor a period of time being git en his room and board but without salary the can League season started he was transferred to Charleston where he trains some more without salary until season starts At Charleston he hires a and pajs nis home His saving actual expense out of that will be little or nothing at the end or month If he next hell probably get 8200 and 8250 a month II the minors he'll start lor small money until he becomes a fixture Tien It will be up to him I played for small ironer In my early days too and I didn't kick Now I am for those early hardships while I arn In a position to command money Im like etery ball player that lUed In the Tact that I realize I hare only a few years of top baseball in me Ruth Cobb Wagner and Johnson to of stars and all others who baseball had Just so many years before they found their slowing up their anns going tad old age o- them I love baseball No man who it could stick to It ard his way up from the minors But 1 also mj future to looi out for ard present on which to collect racing followers arc inclined to Indian Broom owned by MaJ Austin C Tajlor ai ore of the strongest threats to win the on May 2 The colt which a ARMY TEN SWAMPS SYRACUSE Risko Demands to Defend Title Against Steele Cadets Run Wild Rolling Up Record Score as They Down Orange IS to 1 to Downs this week and to be one of tve riost capable performers In pairing for the Blue Grass Classic Despite the fact that ne established a worlds record on a dry and fast Indian Broom is hailed as a mud runner and a muddy track at Churchill Is lively to fird him a favorite at race Ime Those who point out that the weight c 126 pounds maj stop him familiar with facts True he made his world record with only 97 up but Broora has won four of his lost me races he carried pounds In winning o two events A colt that can carry 124 and win a has to fear from Imposts of 126 pounds MEADS sensational Jockey who was from racing In Florida this ard who has found that Northern States intend to respect UK ban and leep him out of tho saddle has gone back to his home in fornia His plans are to put in his time helping his father and mother con- duct a tourist canp which he bought out of his savings I'll take on any weight and 1 hope 111 get back In the saddle soma Meade as he went West Meanwhile racing circles are for his suspension ana leaders the thoroughbred world a-e pre- tint will never be able giant team to square its worst defeat In the after taking pass from mate at net 22 is covered by Captain Ed Jontos WIDE OPEN LACROSSE at extreme left in picture casts ball into net for score West Point Smothers Syracuse in Record Loss Cadets Run Wild to Pile Up 18 to 1 Victory in Lacrosse Orange Is Outplayed Future Generals Score Pour Times in Four a winner in tv ride known but otherwise wlU be heard of him L S WAS expected Clark the Jamestown Negro welterweight and Joe lightweight haAe won their Into the O'ymplc These two amateur boxers are amorg the top notchers or the try and It wouldn't bo at all ing to see Included on the teem to make the trip to In quest f the Olympic boxing championship Clark In particular looks like one of the really great ol tho countr regardless of tion as to pro or amateur He hca had offers to turn pro and he Is of the amateurs the country has ever known For three jears he has fought with the in and It is his Is to win an crown then tun pro la Europe fight 15 or 20 times li and England before returning to his nathe America hoping he can brirg a European pro title as well as the Olymp'c back with him SOD In Stadium Saturday afternoon superior speed pwer and to pick up loose balls paved tho way for the downfall of the Orangemen who were completely at a loss when the Cadets sion the ball at the opening whistle and retained It until the was over Tho Soldiers rained In four scores In the four minutes of play Their rough and ready attack men through the defense Big Ed stared two other goals with heroic body crocks but his little Individual efforts Nautilus Club Beats Rochester Swimmers Special Dispatch to The Herald Rochester April Syracuse summing won its third Mrs Dora Knaus And Mrs Kale Are High Utica Scorers Special Dispatch to The Herald Utica April Syracusans were in the Hat of eight high meet of tvc tonight of the Medal At the opening whistle Jim Scott for Army made the or his six coals of the day on a short shot past Hague Hill Hardly had the ball been returned to play when Johnson whipped In an- other short shot as Scott faked Hague away from the goal second scorer for Army with four goals for the after- noon then started on his scoring splurge as ho drove In a side shot of tho Cadets looped In lorg ore and the score stood as Coach Roy Simmons made frequent substitutions to stop the carnage Syracuse had Us best chance to score midway In tho second the strong Rochester Monroe Bowling at Rogers when Scott was banished from I leys tonight although they were not game for blocking While he was la tank squad den the visitors showed individual power In capturing six out of tho soven places Fleet tilus Club took Individual scoring honors AS he defeated Hill Rochester star In both 50 and IQG yards free events In the Kompf s time of 58 seconds lowered the pool record by a fun ond Sinclair Harper and Aarons the other for the Club Jn tho Rochester city ships preceding the meet Kompf twice equalled the State ord for the dash On both occasion Kompf touched out Mater Buffalo aquatic star to win In Sinclair of the Nautilus Club placed third la the Junior free style championship Azucar Captures Fashion Stake At Bay Meadows Bay Meadows Track San Mateo April 18 wno captured a Btake led his the fractious Dark ter line the first running of the tolled Fashion Stakes at Bay The Fred M Alger Jr No 1 horse took the race by one length with Dark Winter place nosing cut for the converted from a i In tint to win the f Aniu handicap America's tapped around cral today n for ratle test flrtt race ol the here wu a heavy favorite in the mu snd ptld only M W to win to and 13 CO to ahow Dark WM coupled with winner in paid x H Rolling In the early squads Mrs Dora of Syracuse last champion totaled 532 while Mae Kale of Syracuse scored 527 Neither tally Is expected to be high enough to make them qualifiers for the championship off next Sunday Alice Rose led the qualifiers night with 552 with Ole of ie same city second with Another of will be In action here The early Syracuse Bra t Heis S Kusch 137 165 1ST 145 153 I TO 17 US 155 153 IM 160 131 148 144 137 IN HI 111 177 Sykes of Elmira Barred From Ring For All His Life St Paul April 18 for life of Art N Y boxer was announced today by John J Ahern St Paul Association dent Ahern said the action was taken because Sykes left the ring day night during his bout In cago w Bob Pastor New York heavyweight The association dent the action would bar Sykes f am fighting In 38 states affiliated with the Tha boxer has been cited to appear April 27 before the Illinois Boxing Commission INFANTRYMEN TRIUMPH Led by Capt N Hawkins who scored 382 points the Regiment Infantry pistol team defeated the Rifle Club to Saturday night at the BUto Armory down the Held with the ball In possession The short handed Army team in- stead of retreating swarmed out on the field and took the ball away Irom the after Maury perl stein's short shot hit the top bar and bounced off At the end of the first half led The Cadets had two whois teams In the fleld the two At the start o the last half the Orange got Its only consistent at- tack of the day under way A pass from Jontos to Porter advanced the ball to and Maury tho Army defense to push In a line for the Syracuse counter ol the day The came right back and dropped In three successive The tired Syracuse team tried to keep down the score In the last quarter But the Amy shock troops rang up our more counters before the final whistle blew The only excitement of the after- noon was furnished by group or boya who tried to run sway with the ticket booth They tipped It over partly and were on their way towards the gates before two scrub their proper The ARMY Tronton b Army 3 Scott 4 3 Ha 2 Clirk Johnson Perl sttln Substitutions minim Bliden Pour Ref burst N wit on Dr Syracusan Turns Aside Offer For Services Steele Conqueror of Risko in March Bout Demands Title Chance Hailed as Champion Northwest Fans Call coma Boy Uncrowned of Middleweights ONE OF MANY is Scott star of the West Point team as he cast one of several goals against the Orange Staff Photos Herald Bridge Aces Meet Friday In Title Test 24 to Survive First Test and Meet for The fourth annual pair ship or the Syracuse Bridge Club will take place next Friday at the Onondaga Hotel under the direction of the Club Director Mrs John 3 Jacobs The winners receive of the Victory Pair Trophy Individual awards and approximately 20 City Muter Points of the U S Bridge Association under sponsorship of which the games are conducted There trill be 13 teams 24 qualified at the game Friday These players will compete In the game held one week later at Mrs Jacobs home Carryover points will be Included In the Anal scores The successful qualifiers who have survived a series of elimination held on successive Monday evenings beginning Dec 30 last Mo as E L Austin Mrs A D E Balck John Brown E P J A Conley Mrs B 6 Cooper Dr R 5 Cooper C Cadwallader Mrs J E Doyle Dr P Tom Dwyer Mn Boyd Dudley R Eaton Dr R W Mrs J J Edwards F B Mrs E Ferris R F Francis Mrs H D Oros Mrs E C Gilbert George Greer Joe Glass George II Ambrose Harley Miss B Johnson Robert Mrs Robert Dr W Lawler Jake Mrs 3 low c C Mrs A McCarthy John Stanley Morey Major Mrs C Nugent Ed O'Connell Art Oley C J Parker Joe Renaud Dr H M Hoblin Mn Ernest Reed Dr Ernest Reed Mrs H M A B Stafford R P Strough Mrs E J W Scott Charles W Spencer Alan Schroeder S sun den H A Smith Mrs H A Smith Mrs W S Street Mrs A B ford M Ned Turner Mn Laura Turner Mn F S Tracy Mrs o 1 Vincent Mrs H U Dr Z S VanDuyn Mrs E B VanDuyn Mn R S R S B D White Miss Marlon Harvard Crushes Princeton Tossers Under 9 to 2 Score Princeton M April 18 vard defeated Princeton today In their first Eastern Intercollegiate game of the season Harvard has beaten the Irly since The Cambridge men reached Shorty Morris ace pitcher lor It hits Ed Ingalls Harrard hurler allowed slz Harvard opened Its drive for runt in the Inning jot two and t to 0 by their half of the Princeton twice in their half or the Harvard tot an- run to the seventh and four In the ninth Detroit Fetes Champions With Tigers Wings and Joe Louis Main Heroes Michigan City Calls Itself Capital of Sports World as It Honors Its Teams and Individual Stars Detroit April 18 hundred proud patriotic and sufficiently In funds tonight handed over 63 for the privilege of affair designed to pay Just homage to those groups and responsible for Detroit's sobriquet city of champions The mayor city councilmen the governor and other notables although they did not purchase tickets all were on hind to toast the boys and girls tell them how proud wo and point out their Individual and col- value to the city and state The Detroit Tigers came In for most or the pretty speeches clasping and because they are Just setting out to retain World's Baseball championship Also there were more Tigers present than any other group But tna Red wings came In for a good of the complimentary talk Because recently won the Stanley Cup signifies you're the tops as far as hockey Is concerned The fair was a dull one for tha who remembered the pa tj Sr threw for them In Toronto night hey won the cup The Olympics winners of the International League Hockey title also came In for praise Next In came the Detroit professional football champions Although disbanded foe tho many of them could not te restrained from coming hundreds and even thousands of miles to at- Und the tome town affair Individuals came In for their Ahara of attention Gar Wood undisputed king of speed on the water ended his vacation In Florida to return w the Capital of the Sporis World for banquet His speedy Miss Americas bare discouraged all hopes of foreign Invaders to race for the prized Harmsworth trophy this year Joe Spellbound Louis Uncrowned King the sat through the affair as much a stoic as nights he kayoed Camera King LeTinsky erd Max Baer There was a radio broadcast of the Ings but the promoters knew better than to schedule a speech from AH tbe speakers agreed that the heavyweight title would rest In Detroit before 1937 rolls The city's lesser champions were out In force and applauded when in- to the 500 loyal banqueet- They Dick Degener National dlr Ing champion Clark National weight throwing champion Esther Chancre end national court doubles tennis Herb Mendelsohn owner ot thi Notre Dame winner of the dent's cup race Eddie running champion Geneva High Lacrosse Warriors Turn Back Orange Cubs 16 to 7 High School's the Syracuse freshmen 16 to 7 In wild game at Hendrlck Field The visiting aggregation ran rings around tee yearlings who were never Managers of Two Baseball Circuits Meet on Tuesday of Onondaga Dobbin Foster and Ferris each scored four goals for the for yearlings sank three during ths to lead his mates In scoring GENEVA cox Geti Keal 3 A 1 A OH Hirt W S J 1 144 Hirt 2 horn X 3 ils t Dobbin 4 rosur 4 IM Joha Peril O'Connor Is To Direct Golf Leagues Public Links Loops to Be Organized at City Hall April 27 Industrial and Commercial Golf Leagues are being planned by WPA and Municipal Recreation Depart and representatives of trial plants and commercial houses rill meet April 27 at City Hall to further plans Public links at net and will be used by the golfers Maurice O'Connor well known Syracuse golfer will have charge of the leagues and at Is busy contacting heads of Industrial and commercial organizations In an effort to get the teams organized Among the business houses and factories of the city Interested In the project Continental Can Rollway Bearing City Oarage Leroy Casper Sales Company cuse Journal City Engineer's ment Crucible Steel Company Nei Process Gear L C smith Company Nettleton Shoe Company New York State Tax Department United States United States Be- cret Service Syracuse Fire ment New York Telephone company Syracuse Lighting Company ment of Public Welfare Atmospheric Nitrogen Company Candy Company Wells Eas Washing Machine Corporation elers Company Adult Ed Department E W Edwards Sons Sun Oil Company Grouse Hinds Company Lemson Company Grants Sons Puss Seymour Syracuse Ornamenta Company WlU ft Baumer Candi Company and Scars Roebuck Inc HOBART DEFEATS UNION Geneva April 18 Col- lege plastered defeat on Union College In a lacrosse game here today It was the highest score a team has ever rolled up Rose ed the attack with five goals Countr Baseball League Mil meet Tuesday night o'clock to draw up the schedule and complete final plans for the opening of the season May 10 Members of the Junior Baseball League will meet Wednesday plan for their opening Ma 10 The sessions will be staged at Alex Sons Teams entered In the count circuit Nedrow A C Whippets Belle Isle Y M C A Industrials and Apex Efforts are being made to add lour clubs to sute It a circuit In the Junior circuit 13 teams have been signed and others are expected to join the Among the listed are Judges A C Clippers Majesties Stan Solva Polish Club Panthers Split Bock and Stars Seattle April 18 Steele young Tacoma middleweight oday In the as result of his smashing victory over Eddie Babe Risko world a weight In a bout Pacific Northwest fans call the uncrowned middleweight pion Now the shooter Is awaiting another shot at the crown at stake After the bout here on March Risko battered and bruised Ignored 25.000 offer to put the title ca tho block In another Steele bout wants at least stock soared to the highest peak of his six-year career In the It was his match since he started boxing professionally in 1930 He won 36 by knockouts and 42 by de- Fire were draws and two to Tony Seattle in 1931 and the other to Tommy Herman Los Angeles in 1832 later avenged both defeats At 10 then skinny and frail vowed he would come day DC a Ing champion His first at 13 years was the result or an argument over a girl Another youngster Jimmy and Steele often to blows over that certain They had agreed to settle the matter In a preliminary bout on a weekly boxing card at Wash then home They slugged through three two- minute rounds to a draw Then they forgot the girl became close friends and later joined the same stable Steele family moved to when Freddie was 14 After school hours he frequented ft operated by Miller portly manager The ster weighed 106 and received no encouragement He became errand boy water boy or caddy for ever happened to need him At 15 Steele was promised his first bout a To surprise the skinny kid scored quick knockout He did the same In the next match During that first year Steele won 12 matches most of them by outs Then came and the youngster now carrying 130 pounds topped his first card In coma He won everything In short order and the most popular In the Northwest He was improving steadily adding weight power Then misfortunes In 1931 that nearly cut career First he developed kidney trouble and slid he must quit the ring For months he rested AY Chiefs vs Montreal Municipal at 3 P M Reserved Grandstand 99 85 under It JU 63 under 12 under 12 U
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