Cedar Rapids Gazette, June 29, 1974, Page 9

Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette June 29, 1974

Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - June 29, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Limits Boston to 3 Singles, Gaylord Notches 14th in Row The Odar Rapids Gazette: Sat., June 29. 1974 By llcrselicl Nisscuson Associated Prat* Sports Writer They had a friendly little .shower for Gaylord Perry in Cleveland Friday night hut it .simply poured on the Boston Bed Sox. After heavy rains held up the start of the game between the Indians and lied Sox for an hour, the unperturbed Perry went out and stopped Boston 2-1 on three measly singles for his 14th consecutive triumph, just two short of the American League record. “The rain delay didn’t bother me,” he said. “We’ve had a lot of rain this spring. I’m getting used to it.” when Dick Drago walked Leron Lee with two out in the ninth inning and George Hendrick doubled    him    home,    but    they may have lost All-Star catcher Carlton Fisk for the season. In scoring the winning run, Lee slid into Fisk, who was blocking    the    plate,    and    the catcher suffered ligament damage to his left knee which probably will require surgery. Elsewhere in the American league,    the    Oakland    A’s trounced the Kansas City Royals 7-1, the Minnesota Twins flattened the Chicago White Sox 10-3, the Detroit Tigers out-slugged the Milwaukee Brewers 9-7 and    the    Texas    Rangers Not only did the Red Sox suf- downed the California Angels lifer their third loss in a row 3. The New York Yankees and Hansen Holds Off Dake To Top Stocks Curt Hansen By Al Miller Curt Hansen appreciated the # traffic problem. Darrell Dake didn’t. That’s because Hansen, the young pilot from Dike, captured the 25-lap late-model stock car feature during the All-Iowa fair at Hawkeye Downs Friday night. Hansen and Dake, the veteran chauffeur from Cedar Rapids, were racing wheel to wheel, with Dake on the inside, through the 23rd tour on the half-mile dirt track. Then came the traffic problem, with lapped cars coming into the picture. “As long as I stayed high, Dake didn’t have much of a chance,” said Hansen, who post-points are not being awarded ed his second straight feature for All-Iowa fair events, triumph at the Downs and is the Dake said “the traffic messed track point leader, although me up! I had no place to go. I Tatis Helps Sambito Celebrate Birthday 4-3 By Steve Allspach Instead of the traditional birthday cake, Rafael Tatis conveyed his best wishes to Joe Sambito with a base hit. For certain, Sambito wanted that way. Tatis delighted Sambito and 361 fans in Memorial stadium Friday night with a sharp single in the bottom of the ninth inning that scored Alex Taveras from third and gave the Cedar Rapids Astros a 4-3 win over! Decatur. Tatis' single, his second hit of the game and seventh safety in the last two games, came off reliever Barney Wilson and gave the Astros a split in the abbreviated two-game series with the Commodores. on opening day. “They’re tough enough getting them one at a time.” It was the fourth victory in a row for the Indians and left them VU games behind first-place Boston in the American League’s East Division. “This is a real big win for us,” said Manager Ken Aspro-monte. “It means an awful lot to this type of club because now they know they can beat the league leaders. We have to beat them if we want to stay in contention in our division. Nobody else is going to beat them for us.” Many in the crowd of 33,020 stood in the rain for more than two hours to get into the park. “Every time I heard them cheer and saw them stand on their feet it made mc reach back more and come up with something I didn’t think I had,” Perry said. A’s 7, Royals I Bert Campaneris collected a triple, double and two singles, drove in two runs and scored was running well and I could!twice while rookie right-hander; drop back and pick him (Han-;Glenn Abbott stopped Kansas sen) up whenever I wanted, but City on six hits. Trailing 1-0, I couldn’t go anywhere late in the A’s took a 3-1 lead with two the race.”    out in in the third inning on Bill Hansen also felt Dake’s 1972 North’s single, Campaneris’ Baltimore Orioles were rained out. The Indians gave Perry a 1-0 lead in the fifth inning on Charlie Spikes’ lith home run and the Red .Sox tied it in the sixth on a walk, sacrifice and Cecil Cooper’s single. Perry is one away from the Indians’ consecutive victory record of 15 set by Johnny Allen in 1937. The American league mark of 16 was set by Walter Johnson and Joe Wood in 1912 and matched by Lefty Grove in 1931 and Schoolboy Rowe in 1934. The major league record is 19. “Tonight I worried about No. 14 and the next time I’ll worry about No. 15,” said Perry, who suffered his only 1974 setback How    Fisk Was    Injured —UPI Telephoto Nova was getting around faster than his 1974 Laguna. “But I had the better groove (high),” Curt explained. “He tried me low, but I could get more speed coming out of the corner running high. I knew I could get Dake on the straights if I didn’t make a mistake.” He didn’t, and for the second triple, a single by Sal Bando and Reggie Jackson’s double. They chased Nelson Briles, just off the disabled list, in the fifth and scored four times on RBI singles by Campaneris, Gene Tenace, Angel Mangual and Dick Green Boston catcher Carlton Fisk suffered “major ligament damage" to his left knee in this collision with Cleveland's Leron Lee in the ninth inning Friday night. Tho run allowed the Indians to win 2-1. Didn't Plan on Playing, W eiskopf Leads Western OAK BROOK, 111. (AP) — the new layout was 141. That’s Longshot Gary Sanders led a row before the British Open. Tom Weiskopf, who once had one-under-par and the only sub- aione wjth three tides to play “Needless to say, I’m glad I C •    MA.tM/lr.    nnnn rf ex A    mind Ark., to Kansas City for the ....    .    ,    ...    „„„„igame    and    saw    him    win    a    spot straight week he set the pace;? the A>J ro(atjon Mana(,cr A,_ vin Dark said Abbott will pitch every fifth day. “Abbott has Twelve members of Abbott’s one of the shortest tempers in [>"    J[‘erh    !W“ 7?“^ anrt finishcd double hogey-bo- ';han«(‘d my m.nd family drove from Little Rock, the business, says it takes pa- ('V(>)1    ’    a|    ]42    ’    '    epv-hmrpv for a 72 and 143. He Rnnex/c for the full-25 laps. “But the car didn’t handle as well tonight,” said Hansen. “The car was set up exactly the same as last week, but the track It was Dark said, takes to the stomach,” “He’s got what it win in gey-bogey for a 72 and 143. He Bogeys tience to handle the subtle ter-    All    the    rest were    over,    some    was tied for third at that figure    He bogeyed two of the first rors of the Butler National Golf    were    many, many    over.    And,    with Tom Watson, Bobby Mit-    three holes he played, once hit- Club course.    as Weiskopf said, there was chell, Tom Evans and Larry ting into the water and once “It’s a demanding course, a    plenty of crying, screaming and    Wise. Watson had    a 71, Mitchell    hitting a tree off the tee. But he very exacting course,”    Weis-    tearing of hair    as the    touring    70, Wise 69 and    Evans    had a    rallied with    birdies on three of kopf said I* riday    after his one-    pros found par difficult on an    course record 67.    the next    four holes, each a 15- under-par <0    had    given him a    unyielding master for the third Arnold Palmer and Lee    Tre-    foot putt    after a seven iron shot was different tonight. It was ia*cs l” vvm 111 maior one-stroke lead over Al Ceibor- week in a row    vjno eacb struggled to a 72-146 to the green. drier.”    leagues.”    ger following two rounds of tho Billy Casper, a four-time total.    He    had    to    scramble for par Following    Dake,    who    started    Twins    IO, White    Sox    3    $200,000 Western Open    Golf    Western winner    and the    defend-    Weiskopf mastered a    mercu-    on three of    the next six holes, the feature    in    the’fifth    position,! Minnesota’s    two    hobbled slug- T®“r7namifnt*    mg champion,    had a    78 and    rial temper last    season    to put    bogeyed his    13th from a bunker You have to have a lot of    failed to    qualify for the    final    together seven victories in four    but took the lead alone with an countries. Among those    18-foot putt for a deuce on the in-:    “    *    —    ~    r--v—»---- Bob    Goalby,    who shared the triumphs was the British Open, 17th. lot of fun,” he said, then of- fjrst round lead, blew to a sec-’a crown he will defend two Weiskopf has been bothered fered a wry grin.    ond round 80.    weeks from now.    by a hand ailment this season “But I can    see    how, if you re    Lanny Wadkins once shared “I really hadn’t planned    on    and has    failed to win. His best ____________ U1, umu im ti 1W„ omu im.. P^ay*n£    it    ll make you    the second round lead, then    playing here,” he said..    showing    was a tie for second in of 7J)00 on the edge of their games for the"Twins,''whose ,‘urse and cry and scream and went double bogey-double bo “It was a last minute thing. I the Masters, seats throughout the night. manager, Frank Quilici, report- tear your hair’ he said*    gey.    changed my mind after playing “My hand still bothers me a All of the heats featured cd]y was given a “win or else”, uos 747    I7.    S. Open champion Hale lr good in the last 27 holes at little.*’ he said. “There s some wheel-to-wheel and bumper-to- ultimatum last week by owner    win once had the lead alone- Firestone (the last previous pain, But with mediication for bumper battles. Those events Calvin Griffith.    Weiskopf    s    total for two trips then hit two shots in the water tour stop).    it. I can play it.” belonged to Hansen, Stover and “I wouldn’t say the fact over the 7 002 yards of trees, and made a quadruple-bogey Ron Prymek of Iowa City. Ver-| we’ve had a few wins means .Rouble and traps that make up eight on the 10th hole, lin Eaker of C. R. topped the;that I have more breathing! semi.    [room,”    Quilici    said.    “I haven’t Dave Burkhofer of Muscatine!been out of breath. My job is to! took the street stock feature. I get the club going. I'm not wor-! (were Stan Stover of Reinbeck, gers—Tony Oliva and Harmon nflH 1 taV^. 3 Dr. Al Mayner of Winthrop and KHiebrew-had big nights. OI- e"“ “J^    two    rounds    at    156. I Ken Walton of Cedar Rapids to iva collected four hits, in- y playing good, round out the top five.    eluding a pair of home runs, The feature was only one of and Killebrew hit his 552nd ca-the events which had the ma- reer homer. The triumph was jority of the estimated crowd the third in a row and fifth in RAFAEL TATIS JOE SAMBITO Oliva singled and Killebrew smacked Wilson’s second delivery to left for the game-win-ner. It was a culmination of a two-day batting splurge that has raised his batting average from .259 to .283. late model    ried about it. Feature (25 laps): I. Curl Hansen, Dike; a. Darrell Dake, Cedar Rapids; J. Stan Wmthroof es.ntKen' Walton .r Cedar Rapid*; doubled in a fOUT-run first in- cedar*dRapids) ^i^'bhi 7iwaniigerf*wa- ning against Wilbur Wood that No Demands by Finley ASTROLOG - The ''semi (IS): I. Eaker; J. Jim Burbrldqe, W3S Capped by Steve Braun S Greeley; 3. Chuck Smith, Waterloo; 4. Bob    trinln Helm, Andalusia, III.    _    .    tWO-run triple. 1st heat (IO): I. Hansen; a. Walton; 3. Ron Hemstead. Lone Tree; 4. Red Droste,    Tipprc    9 Brewers 7 Waterloo......  .    ,    _.    iircis    o, San»er.#*Walerloo; 4. Mike Niftenneqoer, Mickey Stanley and rookie; K*j'rdnaheat do): i Ron Prvmek, iowa Marvin Lane drove in two runs Hon City; a. Mayne^r; J.^Horn^Zwanxioer.    {Qr    Ij3ne    gavc Franks family of C. It. has at-j Feature ooi: t. Dave Burkh^ar;:2. Ken tbe Tigers t J J    iii I    DeGood; 3. Ken Fann; 4. Tom Rock. tended several Astros games; Ut heat U): I. Fenn; 2. Rock, Don Ster-I two_run hoinci m iiiv avwiiu iii-1    . this season, but enjoyed Friday rVd heat (4): 1. Burkhofer; a. DeGood, 'tong off loser Kevin Kobel and -I just knew he was going to!"*“<>! f “ 'hree'’' = get the hit.” echoed Sambito, ™mbers *hat ,he.C-R-ma"a8e‘! Van Horbeck who was celebrating his 22nd    and    sponsors award in    Van nOrDeCK birthday and got'his sixth win    Prlz,cs w™‘ lo the franks (against four losses) of ,he They sat rn the press box and ANAHEIM Gene Autry Angels says Charlie Finley wouldn’t allow Dick Williams to manage any other big league in (AP) — Owner |take $10 million of the California money for the rights services. He didn’t from the pensation. ask for Angels in “I figured I’d just be hurting myself to lay off two weeks in Tom Weiskoof -—   -    .    — Al Gelberoer I Tom Watson Bobby Mitchell Larry Wise Tom Evans Gary Sanders Chuck Courtney Gene Littler Miller Barber Gary McCord Yankee in Hartford, Conn., then fly to £ra/nkBr^/rrd to his Anaheim. He has a news con- j.'V^adaale ference scheduled Monday at ArSoa'paimer penny noon. com- Finley paid Williams Leaders Butch Baird I Hale Irwin Georoe Johnson aDOUt Larry Hinson $70,000 last season, which was iddit°Pearrcf team except the Angels.    r__________________.    , Autry, the former movie cow- K. n    »    Dicks eighth as a big league boy, said his friendship with Demands    manager. Walter Alston of the Ben Kern "We expected him to make a Los Angeles Dodgers, Billy Rod curl —    Bruce    Crampon Finley, the Oakland Athletics " the Tigers a 2-0 lead with a:    '    enab]ed    the    Angels    to    lot of demands,” said Autry, Martin of the Texas Rangers SI Hebert jtwwrun    and    reach agreement who was in Oakland with co-and perhaps Earl Weaver of with Williams to take over the owner Bob Reynolds League Sparks Gibson .Stanley’s bases-loaded single in .    . A i [the sixth boosted the lead to 6- „ f, e Amerlcan j    West team. Bobby Mitchell, George Scott! Tho Angels fired Bobby Win and Deron Johnson homered Wes Thursday and hired Wil the Baltimore Orioles are the Wally.Armstrong John Kennedy “Then he told us,‘I’m not out closest to Williams in salary^®1 G'«ni Bob Dickson for blood, lf I wanted to I among active manager?. Al- f^yWson would ask you for a Nolan ston. dean of active managers, J8'^ &XS0" year. won a pizza and free breakfast.; Van Horbeck collected four for Milwaukee but Luke Walker    for    3 Rookie Tom Twellman’s hits and had seven runs batted gained the victory in his first you tor a Ryan. You can’t do that any reportedly is making $80,000 in w&r, Charles SiHord Homero Blancas “Certainly I wys d*saPP°*n,('d;fourth-inning double that scored in to pace Gibson Realtors to a American League start with when they scored those two runs a run heIped atone for a fielding J3 4 victory over Tbe jnn jn    ^    t.u_ in the seventh, continued the.mic/Mio    Mansaor    t    on    Cedar Hills Major boys’ ptoy crafty left-hander out ll batters. who struck miscue, . . . Manager Leo Posada was again out of uniform. feeling the effects of the He was referring to a routine bead injury suffered fly ball off the bat of Jim Ray weeks ago. . . . The Astros seventh-inning relief from John Hiller. Rangers 5, Angels 3 ,    .    ..    .    Toby Harrah had a single,. three winning run enabling Norman doub,e and his nin(h home ^ our friendship with s are Scott to defeat El Mar Acres 5-4 , T<>v:jc ... „f u9r09n He’s a helluva guy, years starting more than 1 can give UP Ke88‘c his 21st season. Monday when the Angels host J^n ’ ”    u ., ™e ousted Angel manager. the Athletics the team Wil-! Williams* 45» said he will take Bobby Winkles, was getting bams managed to World Series Part in a charity Same Sunday'$35,000 this season, victories the past two years. Ed Sntrd 71-/0—141 71-71—142 72-71—143 73-70-143 74-4*-U3 74-47-143 71-7?—143 73-71    144 73-71-144 35 -49—144 70-74-144 73 72-143 70-75—145 71-74-145 75-71-144 74 72-144 74-72—144 74-70-144 71-75—144 72-74—144 75-71-144 75-72—147 77-70-147 71-74-147 74-71—147 73-14-147 74-71-147 75-73-144 73-75-144 77 71-141 76-72-144 75 73-141 75-73—140 75-73—14* 7473—144 77-72—144 75-74-144 7473 144 71-74-144 74-70—144 7474-150 70-40-150 75 TS- 150 73 77-150 74 74-150 74-71-140 75-75—150 Friday. Dean Johnson drove in the “I doubt if we could have made the deal if it wasn’t for Charlie. , f ..    . ,Wn,    -    „    for Texas while Steve Hargan I a ',c‘‘uva ^ said Au that right fielder Jorge Moreno at Ciinton saturday and Sunday in other Major play. <    continued his comeback with ,ry. who met with Finley lost in the ligh't sky against the tefore returning home Tuesday! Land O’Lakes outdistanced .. sjxth vid although ho Wednesday »» Oakland I against Burlington.    Al’s DX 20-17 In Minor league | needed help I ’ ~ action. Reece hit a grand Ham IBjisoIkiII Sliiiuliiigs MIDWEST LEAGUE North lights That let in two runs and was the only inning that Sambito had any serious deficiencies. Decatur (3) Cedar Rapids (4) surrendered three of the eight hits he allowed. But it was Tatis who held the final trump card and he played it after Fred Mims’ pinch sing-! Ic. a sacrifice by Cal Portley ab h rbi ab h rbl LeMaster, ss 5 2 0 Portley, 2b 4 I 0 Ray, cf 5 I 2 Taveras, ss I I I Young, r I 0 0 Rima, cf I I 0 Sasser, lb 4 I 0 Floyd, oh Tatis. lb I 0 0 Cabrera, 3b 4 I t s 2 i Wilbens, lf 4 0 0 Jones, lf 4 2 0 Orr. rf 4 I 0 Tweiiman, 3b 4 I I Lee, ?b Dillard, p I 7 0 Brown, c 3 9 0 4 0 0 Moreno, rf 4 0 0 Thompson, P 0 0 0 Sambito, p a 0 0 Wilson, p 0 0 0 Mims, ph Elenes pr I 0 I 0 0 0 Totals Decatur 37 8 3 Totals OOO OOI 35 TOO 9 -3 4 from ninth. Steve Rookie! with any other dub, I wouldn’t for tho winners, and Jeff Harper Andy |Iass|er_ who defeated make the deal.'" tripled for Ahs In further Minor play, Fowler Texas last week for his first . . major league victory, was blectne remained unbeaten with ch.iscd jn |h(.    when    |h(1 Cedar Rapids OOO E -Sailor, Cabrera, Lee. Tails, Twell-• rn- , Il,I min LOB -Decatur IO, C.R. IO. 2R and I aver as alert base run* t cetera, Tan*, Tweiiman sn wiibem, Pot Hey. Rims, Taveras (3). SM- Portley. SF—Crown IP H RER BB SO Dillard IL,    1-6)    4'J    4    4    4    3    4 I Thompson ..... VI    0    0    o    o    0 Wilson    o    I    0    0    0    o Sambito (W, 6    4)    9    8    3    2    3    ll PB Brown. U~ Davidson, Imwalle. T— 2 34 A 361. Highest Paid _. . ..    .      -     |    Williams    will receive about a 5-1 decision over Acme Lie*.- Rangers brokc opcn a 2-i game $100,000 a vear from the An- tnC>, ?£!: *!aUCr h,t 3 h°me with a pair of runs on Harrah gels, which rn, double, a walk. Cesar Tovar’s run-scoring single and an error. Harrah homered in the eighth. W L Pct. GB Waterloo 4 I 600 Wis. Rapids 4 I 800 I Appleton 3 2 600 I Dubuque .... 2 3 400 2 Cedar Rapids 2 South 3 400 2 VV L Pct GB i Clinton 3 2 too Danville 3 2 600 : Decatur 2 3 400 I Burlington # I 4 200 I Quad Cities 4 700 J run for Fowler. Stone Paces ning. C. It. was down 3-2 when Mims’ slashed his single to center lo the ninth to start the old-fashioned rally and Taveras drilled a base hit that sent Larry Elenes, running for the hobbling Mims, home with the tying run. Taveras promptly pilfered second and then embarrassed the Commodores three pitches later when he waltzed to third, easily beating a token lob by Linn-Mar6-0K&HSt Le ion [AL CITY—Bill Stone    an 1    1 nil At Cedar Hills CENTRA! checked North Linn on four hits as Linn Mar scored a 6-0 baseball win here Friday.    I    , Stone, wlw also collected two ^'ord lo FI in the National K & H Auto Body raised its ay make him the highest-paid manager in baseball history. “That’s in the ball park.” Williams said of the figure.-Williams vjuit Oakland after the World Series last fall, then signed a contract—reportedly for $100,000 to manage the New York Yankees. Finley, i Friday's Results Appleton 4. Quad Cities 0 Cedar Rapids 4. Decatur 3. Wisconsin Rapids 9, Dubuque 4, Waterloo 0. Burlington a. Danville 7. Clinton 4 Tonight's Games Ced<»r Rapids at Canton. Dubuque at Appleton Quad Cities at Wisconsin Rapids Decatur at Waterloo Danville al Burlington. Sunday's Games Same as Saturday AMERICAN LEAGUE Milwaukee (Coiborn 3-4) at Detroit (lolich 10-/1. 2:15 D m. New York (Tidrow 5-7) at Baltimore (McNally 66), 7;3o o rn. Oakland (Blue 7-7) at Kansas City (Busby 4-7), 4 3Q p m. Texas (Jenkins 94) at California (Lanqe 2-3 or Tanana 4-11), IO p.m. Sunday's Games Boston at Cleveland, I o.rn. Milwaukee at Detroit, 2, 1:30 p m. New York at Baltimore, 2 o.m Minnesota af Chicaoo. 2, 2 e m. Oakland af Kansas City, ?;30 P.m. Texas at California. 5 o.m. NATIONAL LEAGUE ALWAYS IN FIRST PLACE “I East W L Pct. GB St Louis 34 33 .535 — Philadelphia 34 34 524 'J Montreal 34 J3 507 2 Chicago 30 40 479 7u, Pittsburgh 29 40 420 8 New York 79 West 42 404 9 Los Angeles SO 24 6/6 Cincinnati 43 30 589 61! Atlanta 41 34 .5x7 9 VY Houston 36 34 486 14 San Francisco P 43 .442 17* a San Diego 34 45 .430 I IV a ram Rogers, Halsch Win Senior Golf Honors Robie Rogers and Leo Halsch lied for low gross honors with 40s and Joe Rower won low net with a 47-15-32 in Senior Men’s Golf Assn. event Friday at Squaw Creek. Rogers and) of L-M’s IO hits, struck out eight. Dan Kosmach had three hits for Hie Lions and Jack Chambers had two. Liim-Mar’s record is 7-9. .. , ,    ,    ,    _ .    .....    . . ..who had Williams under division of tho Cedar Hills Rir!sJtr.u.( through 107St „ad York Linn Mar    ..    ..    004    IOO    4—6    10 North Linn    OOO    OOO    0-0    4 7 Stone and Wood; Slmm, Perter (4), ne TS Ceesar (4) and Porter. Major league with a 15-10 triumph over American Legion j I Friday. Beth Matejcek hit al three run homer and Jill McEo-1 wen had three hits for the win- catcher Ernie Young. His ihtee Halsch were also closest to the steals sent his season total to 24, jn (jn number four all(j <qght, second-best in the Midwest|r league and best among active participants since Waterloo’s Rod Scott (39) is now at San Jose. E ii t e r then Tatis, who respectively. FIGHT RESULTS By th* Associated Pres* SAN DIEGO Dormy Moyer, ISO, Purl land. outPolnttd Vlnctnl Madina, 157. |,jr« inf. ii,.,, K’Clon, Aril , IO    mllS    * I all IC. Wheeler’s Bat Leads Marion 9th to Win Bill Wheeler cracked two home runs and drove in five runs as Marion’s ninth grade j baseball team defeated Prairie 114 6 Friday at Prairie. Randy Wall homered among his three prevent Williams from managing any team except Oakland for two seasons. Mona Mossbarger clouted two. Williams G‘,l,(>d U) private home runs as May’s City Lanes business in !• lur Ida. edged Midwest Investment 14-13. Tracy Troskey    homered for    j New York but    he’s    the toast of Midwest.    Anaheim after    giving his bless- Teri lithe and \M\ Matejcek    ing and having the    court order each went 6 for 6    and Carolyn    rescinded rain Friday's Games Cleveland 2, Boston I New York at Baltimore, pod Detroit 9, Milwaukee 7 Oakland 7, Kansas City I Minnesota IO, Chicaao J Texas 5, California 3 Saturday's Games Boston (Tiant IO 4) at Cleveland (Peterson 5 3) t u.m L'i.vt,,.,    Iv,,    s„    Minnesota (Corbin 5-0 or Gotti    1-4) at r linty may not tx popular in Chicago (Gossaoe O I), 2:15 p m Friday's Games Chicago 4 0, Montreal 7 IS Cincinnati 6 0, Atlanta 5-1 St Louis af New York, pod Philadelphia af Pittsburgh, ppd., r San Diego 5, Houston 4 Los Angeles ti, San Francisco J Saturday's Games St Louis (Curtis 4-7) al New (Matlack 5-5), Lls p rn    I Los Angeles (Rau 5-3) al San Francisco (MolHtt 2 3), 4 p m Philadelphia (Schueler 4 8) at Pitts! burgh (Reuss 6 5). 7:05 o rn Cincinnati (Billinqham 7-6) at Atlanta (Reed 5-3). 7:35 p m Chicago (Reuschel 6 5) at Montreat (Renko 5 7), 4 05 o.m Houston (Oil I Spinner Sunday's Games Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, 2, I 05 o.m.    i St Louis at New York, 2, I OS o.m,    I Chicago at Montreal. 2:)5 p m Cincinnati at Atlanta, 2:15 o rn    I Los Angeles a* San Francisco, 4 p m. ; I iuv»nn w-i», i.u uni.    Houston    at    San    Diego,    2,    4    p    m. East w L Pct. GB Boston 40 31 543 — Cleveland 37 33 .524 2VY Detroit 37 34 .521 3 Baltimore 34 34 .514 Vt Milwaukee 34 34 .500 4 w New York 35 37 .486 5 Vs Oakland West 4t 33 .554 Texas 34 37 .507 3« a » 0 4A K rn C « 35 34 ,493 4'a Chicago 34 35 .493 4 v* Minnesota 31 40 .437 •Va California 31 45 .408 ll Houston (Oierker 5 4) at San Diego 4 I),. IO 30 p.m. J iM to: Adj ltll8(H^™SII*li;8l IOuHOI 4NI5MT Henry hit two homers in as May’s City Lanes buried Vein’s Standard 35-14. Ix)ri Ix'wis ho-mt'red for the losers. Furthermore, Finley, who didn’t like the maimer in which the Yankees approached him on Williams, said he wouldn’t DID YOU KNOW THAT: On July 1,1925, Hack Wilson, then with the New York Giants, smashed two home runs in a single inning! In the 3rd inning, against the Phillies in Philadelphia,- Hack hit a homer with a man on, off left-hander Clarence Mithell. later in the same inning Wilson blasted another homer; this time with two men on, off right-hander Jack Knight. ;

  • Al Mayner
  • Alex Taveras
  • Angel Mangual
  • Arnold Palmer
  • Barney Wilson
  • Ben Kern
  • Bill Wheeler
  • Billy Casper
  • Billy Rod
  • Bob Dickson
  • Bobby Mit
  • Bobby Mitchell
  • Bobby Win
  • Bobby Winkles
  • Butch Baird
  • C.R. Io
  • Carlton Fisk
  • Cecil Cooper
  • Charles Sihord Homero Blancas
  • Charlie Finley
  • Charlie Spikes
  • Chuck Smith
  • Clarence Mithell
  • Curt Hansen
  • Dan Kosmach
  • Darrell Dake
  • Dave Burkh
  • Dave Burkhofer
  • Deron Johnson
  • Dick Drago
  • Dick Williams
  • Dormy Moyer
  • Ernie Young
  • Frank Quilici
  • Gary Sanders
  • Glenn Abbott
  • Hack Wilson
  • Hale Irwin Georoe Johnson
  • I. Curl Hansen
  • I. Hansen
  • J. Jim Burbrldqe
  • Jack Knight
  • Jim Ray
  • Joe Rower
  • Joe Sambito
  • Joe Wood
  • John Hiller
  • John Kennedy
  • Johnny Allen
  • Jorge Moreno
  • Ken Fann
  • Ken Walton
  • Kevin Kobel
  • Larry Elenes
  • Larry Hinson
  • Leo Halsch
  • Leo Posada
  • Leron Lee
  • Luke Walker
  • Mike Niftenneqoer
  • Nelson Briles
  • Rafael Tatis
  • Robie Rogers
  • Rod Scott
  • Ron Hemstead
  • Ron Prvmek
  • Ron Prymek
  • Sal Bando
  • Stan Stover
  • Steve Allspach
  • Steve Braun
  • Steve Hargan
  • Toby Harrah
  • Tom Evans
  • Tom Twellman
  • Tom Watson
  • Tom Weiskopf
  • Tony Oliva
  • Walter Alston
  • Walter Johnson

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Publication: Cedar Rapids Gazette

Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Issue Date: June 29, 1974

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