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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 26, 1983, New Braunfels, Texas DallasWalls ends holdout THOUSAND AP Everson Walla is gambling on being a bigger star in two years than he is In a stunning the holdout Dallas Cowboys AllPro cornerback reported to training camp Monday night only three days after he had announced his his contract renegotiations bogging down with team Vice President Gil decided to play out the final two years of his He makes only this year versus the the Cowboys offered in a fiveyear He took out a million policy against a careerending Injury with Lloyds of London and announced he was willing to pay a fine for being I have no big Walls Everybody knows what 1 either a three year contract for or a fiveyear for The Cowboys have offered a fiveyear contract for Walls I know they want to lock me up for five years but I want my freedom to make as much as I Im banking on the United States Football League making I hope there will be a bidding war going on in two the leading interceptor the past two seasons in the National Football said the Cowboys may come up with the contract I want But Im not going to accept it until they Walls return was such a shocker that not even who was on a trip to knew about Coach Tom Landry said he would decide later whether Walla a day fine Club President Tex Schramm Ive always felt It would be wise for him Walls to come to camp and prepare for the season with his Staying away was not a productive Walls said he was not mad at the Im sure they are trying to save as much money as they he Its a Id rather Just play out my two years and I dont think the Cowboys and myself will Walla said he will begin practice the moment his insurance is He had to pay as a down payment on the I want to get out there on the field and he Im ready to play Ill have football n my mind Walls received a barrage of calls from his Most of them felt I should be in Walls I really didnt feel secure about that injury thing until we worked it out with an insurance Local teams eliminated Both New Braunfeln representatives in the Babe Rath baseball playoffs were eliminated in games Monday night At the semistate playoffs at Comal Beeville defeated New Braunfels 101 to advance to tonights final against Eagle Eagle Pass defeated New Braunfels Sunday night in the doubleelimination And in senior league action in the New Braunfels representatives lost to Centex In tonights final at Corns Beeville faces Eagle Pass at 7 If Beeville a second game will IK played 30 minutes after the first contest Sports HvraldZtltuns A 1983 Allstar bound New Braunfels running back Earl Wilson will play in the Texas High School Coaches Association allstar game Wednesday night in Slatl photo by John M Senter Wilson will play for the South team in the annual NFLs Rozelle suspends 4 players for drug use NEW YORK AP Commissioner Peter Rozelle of the National Football League is getting tough with players who use and hes got support even from teams affected by four Pete Johnson and Ross Browner of the Cincinnati Junior of the Louis Cardinals and Greg Stemrick of the New Orleans Saints were suspended without pay by Rozelle on The suspensions carry through the fourth game of the 1983 at which time the players cna petition for None of the four is permitted to attend training practice meetings or otherwies use club Rozelle He said he had thoroughly reviewed the cases of the four with the players and their representatives before reaching his Only one of the four players Junior was available for The commissioner made a decision in the best interest of the fans and the said en route from to I accept the decision and look forward to returning to the football Car a thirdyear linebacker from the University of was arrested April at his apartment in and charged with possession of cocaine and He entered a plea of guilty to the cocaine charge and was placed on We still continue to be supportive of Junior in his rehabilitation program and look forward to his return to fulltime Carinals owner Bill Bidwell Stemrick also was arrested on cocaine felony pleaded no and was placed on The Saints cornerback played at Colorado State before moving into the NFL with Houston in He was released by the Oilers following his drug problems and claimed on waivers by the Coach Bum Phillips said team rules would have dealt harshly with Stemrick if he had been caught with cocaine while with the Phillips said it was time that Rozelle cracked down on drug Sooner or we have to put a stop to he Browner and Johnson acknowledged in federal inrrnnal court testimony that they purchased cocaine from a Cincinnati plumber The players were given immunity in return for their and the plumber was convicted the drug NFL spokesman Joe Browne said the NFL will conduct a separate review of the cases of all players who become involved in drug including Washington Redskins runningback Clarence who it facing cocaine possession charges in Bengals Assistant General Manager Mike Brown said that although two of his own players were he welcomed the Theres no question the National Football league has had problems with players and Brown More needs to be done to address the It seems to me the purpose of the commissioners actions is to deter Rozelle has now suspended five NFL players this year Nipped again Winfields triple beats 65 By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Dave Winfield saved his best shot for Picking the most dramatic of moments two out in the ninth inning the New York outfielder smashed an Odell Jones fastball for a tworun carrying the hot Yankees to a 65 victory over the Texas Rangers Monday Were playing just like we did in spring said New York Manager Billy Martin after Winfields clout at Arlington Stadium gave the Yankees their 10th victory in 11 We played good in spring training and then we started the season and we didnt get the pitching or The pitching Monday night came from Dave who allowed only two hits and two unearned runs through seven and reliever Goose In other American League it was Chicago Toronto 4 California Baltimore 2 Minnesota Milwaukee 3 Kansas City Cleveland 1 and Boston Oakland Trailing 54 in the New Yorks Rick Cerone and Don Mattmgly chasing reliever John Jones struck out Craig Nettles for the second out before Winfield lined his triple up the rightcenter field The Rangers had just gone ahead of the Yankees with three runs in the eight inning in a rally capped by Buddy Bells tworun The 514 since the AllStar have now lost 18 games this season by one White Sox Blue Jays 4 In Chicago beat the Blue Jays as Harold Baines drove in four runs and Rich Dotson allowed just three hits in 6 23 Richard allowed but three struck out two and walked three in 6 23 Salome Kevin Hickey and Dennis Lamp finished with the latter gaining his fourth save Im just trying to do my thats Angels Orioles 2 In Reggie Mike Brown and Bob Boone socked home runs to power California over Baltimore Tommy who had lost five of six gave up seven hits in 7 23 innings before being relieved by Andy who picked up his third It got a load off me and the fact tnat it happened in a game we won felt even said who hit his first horner since June 18 and his 13th this Twins Brewers 3 In Brunansky keyed a IDhit attack with two home runs as Minnesota bombed the Brewers with their biggest run total of the Frank famed the victory while Mike never got out of the third inning Royals Indians 1 In Kansas Amos Otis greeted reliever Bud Anderson with a tworun highlighting a threerun seventh inning that carried Kansas City over Paul tfave up four hits through six inninus Dan Quisenberry pitched in final thrutfur this 24th tops in the Red Sox AsO In Boston lefthander Bruce Hurst pitched a fivehitter and Dwight Evans hits his 19th horn of the season to lead the Red Sox over Oakland didnt walk a batter while striking out two for nis fourth complete game and second shutout this He retired Ki batters in a nW between the third and tight i nnings Oaklands Rickey Henderson stole two bases tu boost his major league lead to Snake bites returned to Pittsburgh By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Dave cobra turned into garter is poison again for National Uague Its no coincidence that the Pittsburgh Pirates have surged into first place in the National Uague It looks like Daves found the coil in the Steve Garvey of the San Diego Padres said Monday night after Parker had three including a tworun and two RBI as the Pirates downed the The win was Pittsburghs 13th in its last 16 games and extended the Bucs lead to one game in the NL East as secondplace Montreal split a doubleheader with Cin The Expos won the second game after the Reds won the first as Mario Soto took over the major league lead in and complete Tht Atlanta lost a chance to eitend their Itad In With secondplace Los Angeles having lost to the Chicago Cubs t3 in the the Braves took a 41 into bottom of the ninth in New York and appeared The only way the Cubs can make the World Series is if they cancel August and Burt Hooton about to go 34 games But the Mets rallied for four the last two on George Fosters tworun The Louis Cardinals downed the San Francisco Giants 94 as George Hendrick homered and Ozzie Smith drove in three a former National League batting was hitting just on July 11 and Pirate manager Chuck Tanner was talking about benching Since he has gone 28 for a to raise his average to Parker had help from Cecilio who entered the game in the sixth inning with Pittsburgh leading by a the bases and none He promptly struck out Huppert Juan BoniUa and pinchhitter Tom Mets Braves 4 You never have it in the Braves manager Joe Torre Mike Jorgensen broke a 11 tie with a seventhinning pinchhit home run and two more tuns in the eighth seemed to have put the game away for But singles by Junior Dave Hubie Brooks and Keith Hernandez brought up George Foster with two two on and the score He ripped Steve Bedrosians 22 pitch off the leftfield wall and the tying and winning runs scampered Expos 41 Andre Dawson had homers in each his 20th and 21st of the season to go with 75 But the Expos had real trouble in the first game with Mario who pitched his llth complete game and struck out running his strikeout total to two ahead of Philadelphias Steve It was a very tough ballgame for Dawson Mario is probably one of the better pitchers in the game Cubs Dodgers 3 Mel Hall almost didnt play for the Cubs after injuring his ankle crashing into a wall Sunday But the Chicago center fielder taped and iced it and ended up with my biggest hit of the year a bases loaded triple that was the key hit in the Cubs sevenrun fifth inning that cancelled a 20 Dodger lead Hall was happy to get the hit off former Cub Burt who was quoted in a newspaper article tacked un a bulletin board in the Chicago locker room as saying the only way the Cubs can make the World Series is if they cancel August and September Cards Giants 4 Louis got five runs in the stormed out to a SM lead and was never in as George Hendrick broke a onefor27 slump with three including a tworun For Cards manager Whitey whose world champions had lost four out of it was a case of his team being due to Weve had some guys who havent been said We also made some good defensive plays that kept them from coming
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