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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - April 19, 1965, Bennington, Vermont Al Bennington Banner monday april 19, 1965 Koufax tops phils 6-2 in first Start by Joe Gergen up sports writer to Sandy Koufax the Philadelphia Phillies represent the finest wonder drug on the Market. The Southpaw Ace of the los Angeles dodgers staff beset by a series of ailments throughout his career always receives a tonic when he faces the phils and sunday was no exception. The 2 9-year-old Koufax bothered by traumatic arthritis in his left Elbow filled his prescription by setting Philadelphia Down on five hits for a 6-2 Victory in his first starting role since last aug. 16. It was the ninth straight time Sandy had Defeated the phils dating Back to 1961, and after the game Koufax whose starry pitching career has been threatened by the disease reported he was a very pleased Quot with his performance. If Sandy was pleased then the dodgers were overjoyed because a reasonably healthy Koufax is almost a prerequisite for a los Angeles run at the National league Pennant which the dodgers won two seasons ago crumbling to sixth in 1964. Quot i had Good stuff but not real Good Quot Koufax said. Quot i Hope to get the dodger Dazzler struck out seven and walked four. He surrendered a hit to Lead off Man cookie Rojas in the first inning then held the Phillies witless until the sixth when Dick Stuart slammed a two run Homer. His control was not As Sharp As usual but Sandy attributed that to his three week enforced Layoff during Spring training. The important thing As far As the dodgers were concerned however was that Koufax suffered a no pain Quot during or after the game. Although it probably will not be known for Days or even weeks just what effect the condition will have on his pitching the initial results were promising. Rookie second baseman Jim Lefebvre doubled tripled Drew two walks and drove in three \ us Oslavia w ins Belgrade up a Yugoslavia scored a 1-0 Victory Over France sunday in a world cup preliminary soccer match in red Star stadium. Runs to Lead the dodger attack against loser to Belinsky and three other Philadelphia hurlers. In other National league games the Milwaukee braves clubbed the Chicago cubs 9-6 behind the Brilliant Relief pitching of Billy o Dell Cincinnati unloaded a 14-hit attack which crushed St. Louis 8-2, the new York mets routed san Francisco 7-1 in a rain shortened Nightcap after the giants had taken the opener of a twin Bill 4-1, and Pittsburgh split a doubleheader with Houston the bucs winning the second game 5-4 after the astros had taken the first contest 3-1. In the american league the Bostal red sox crushed the Baltimore orioles 11-4, Detroit outlasted the Angels 4-1 in 13 innings Minnesota out muscled the Cleveland indians 6-3, the Yankees trounced Kansas City 10-4, and the White sox won the opener of a doubleheader with Washington 5-1, then lost the Nightcap 4-1. O Dell who relieved Milwaukee starter Denny Lemaster in the sixth inning retired All 12 batters he faced to win his first game As a Brave. Eddie Mathews batting a Torr led .444 to Date socked a Home run double and single and Dennis men be chipped in with a Homer triple and single. Frank Robinson Pete Rose and Johnny Edwards each crashed a Home run As the reds handed the world Champion cardinals their fourth defeat in five games. Sammy Ellis won his second Victory of the season although he needed Relief help from Roger Craig and Bill Mccool. De Kranepool drove in three runs to earn the mets a split in the Nightcap which was called in the seventh inning. Gary Kroll a 6-foot-6 right hander gained his first Victory for the mets with a four hitter. Bob Shaw pitched perfect Ball for three innings in Relief of Jack Sanford to preserve the giants Triumph in the first game. Bob Bailey s eighth inning single scored Manny Mota from second with the winning run in Pittsburgh s second game Conquest after two Home runs by John Bateman and the six hit pitching of Bob Bruce had carried the astros to Victory in the opener. Colonels top chs sabers 1-0 in nine inning scrimmage Hassenpflug sabers first pitch Chip Landry watches his pitch curve across the plate a Little High As the sabers begin their first ballgame of the year with the Brattleboro colonels on the away Field saturday. Colonels Don Robinson watches the pitch closely As it looms near the plate but does not swing. Landry pitched some five innings of no hit Ball for the sabers but chs was beaten 1-0 in the ninth inning with a different hurler in for the Bennington Catholic High school team. Botox Conigliaro blasts or gets three Bis in 11-4 win amp co. N y c. To Faux by Pete Dowd up sports writer if Tony Conigliaro is suffering from the Sophomore Jinx both he and the rest of the Boston red sox Hope its a Long Long illness. Tony is batting at a .533 clip and though the botox have played Only four games so far the strapping right fielder who waved such a dangerous Bat As a Rookie last year has already tagged two Home runs and has six a big a to his credit. One of those circuit smashes and three of those runs batted in sparked the sox to an 11-4 Blitz of the Baltimore orioles sunday. Tony a Homer came As part of a four run botox rally in the third inning and it sailed High and far Over the 32 5-foot Mark at Fenway Park. He came Back in the fourth Frame and drove in the decisive tally with a single one of four hits in four trips. Earl Wilson recorded his first Victory of the Young season for Boston. The red sox have won three of their four games and Are tied for second place with Minnesota. Wally Bunker suffered the loss for the Birds. In other american league contests the Detroit tigers outlasted the los Angeles Angels 4-1 in 13 innings the Minnesota twins blasted the Cleveland indians 6-3, the new York Yankees lashed the Kansas City athletics 10-4, and the Washington senators clipped Chicago 4-1 in the second game of a doubleheader after the White sox had won the opener 5-1. In the National league Sandy Koufax pitched the los Angeles dodgers to a 6-2 Victory Over the Philadelphia Phillies Milwaukee ambushed the Chicago cubs 9-6, Cincinnati crushed the St. Louis cardinals 8-2, the new York mets earned a split with san Francisco by winning the Nightcap 7-1 in a rain shortened seven inning contest after the giants had won the first game 4-1, and Pitts Burgh edged Houston 5-4 after the astros had taken a 3-1 decision Over the pirates in the first game of a twin Bill. The tigers retained their unaccustomed hold on first place with their Victory Over the Angels which came on three unearned runs in the top of the 13th inning on three singles a sacrifice bunt and an error. Rudy May a 20-year-old Southpaw making his Mound debut for the Angels hurled no hit Ball before Tiger Pinch hit ter Jake Wood doubled to Center with one out in the eighth. He scored the tying run on Bobby Knoops error to make the score 1-1. Jimmie Halls two run Homer off Ralph Terry provided the spark that led the twins Over Cleveland. Sturdy Relief pitching by Dave Boswell earned him his first Victory of the season while Terry suffered the defeat which evened his record at 1-1. Jim Bouton hurled a six hit ter in route to ills first Triumph of the season for the Yankees. Mickey Mantle hit his second Homer As Kansas City Pitcher Moe Drabowski picked up his second defeat without a Victory. Rookie left fielder Danny Ca ter went four for four in the first game As he eased the Way for Chison Flipper Gary Peters to his second Victory of the season. Cater had three singles and a double to figure in All five Chicago runs. The nats took advantage of Southpaw Pete Richerts effective Relief pitching to win the second game. Richert held the White sox to six hits and contributed some timely hitting while posting his first Victory of the season. Washington broke a scoreless tie in the fifth on two singles and an error. Richert drove in the tie breaker with a clutch single after Don lock reached first base on Pete wards error and moved to third on a single by Doug Camilli. By Bill h Assen Pflug Brattleboro a baseball scrimmages can be funny. Not hah hah funny but Odd funny. Even though the contest does no to mean much to either team both squads Are out there trying their hardest. Such a game was played saturday by Bennington Catholic against the Brattleboro colonels for the sabers first encounter of the year. Bennington Catholic ended by being beaten 1-0 after nine hard innings of baseball but were really taken in the eighth inning by the Brattleboro coaches son Bill Natowich. The sabers who have been relying on their hitting Power for the past four or five years suddenly found themselves having to rely on the pitchers and the Fielding. Perhaps it was a Lack of practice by is has had just four outdoor practices this season because of the bad weather but then again it May be the fact the Green and Gold miss four big bats that were present pm the Tea in last year Bob Millington Brian ply Ano Tom King and Gerry Morrissey. Whatever it was Bennington Catholic looked like a Bunch of paper tigers at the plate. In the whole nine innings Bennington Catholic was limited to just two singles and was fanned 16 times by the opposing chucker Timmy Moore. Though the sabers found themselves depending on their pitching and Fielding not even the checkers could give them an awful lot of Hope. Brattleboro Only had three hits but Drew nine walks. Two of the colonels hits came from nato wich. One was really a Home run in the eighth inning As the Ball sailed Over the left Field Fence and the other which gave the Brattleboro squad the 1-0 Victory bounced Over the wire with the bases loaded in the ninth. Now comes another funny situation that would have been More hotly contested if the contest had been a regular game. When Natowich belted the Ball Over the left Field Fence in the eighth most believed it to be a Home run. But through an Umpire s mistake Natowich Only gained a triple out of the Deal. Apparently the ump had mistakenly told Saber coach Frank Bizzarro that anything Over the Fence was in play. And so after hot and heavy disagreement Natowich was sent Back to third. Brattleboro was not Long in retaliating however. In the ninth inning Bennington Catholic Pitcher Tom Moore got himself into trouble by loading the bases through three walks. With two outs All bags full and a 2-1 count on him Natowich blasted another pitch into left Field and the game was Over. Everything seemed to go wrong for Bennington Catho Lic saturday and the team did no to even sound much less look like some of the bal teams the sabers have put Ait in the past. One Man on the squad however did do his Job for As Long As he was in there. Chip Landry pitched some four and a half innings of Ball giving up no hits and walking two but was taken out in the fifth inning in favor of Tom Moore because coach Bizzarro wanted to see How the two compared. Moore a trouble on the Mound is More probably due to the fact that he had not practice pitching Frore a Mound at All this year. But whatever the trouble was Moore seemed to have lost a lot of the control that he had last season. Strangely enough the sabers old problem of errors in the Field did not seem to bother them at All. Bennington Catholic committed just one miscue during the entire game and that was in the third inning when Timmy Racicot Saber third baseman bobbled and lost a screaming line drive on the third base line. Racicot however put four men out on Fly balls and threw another out at first base during the rest of the game. The sabers begin their regular Western Vermont season tuesday in Rutland when they meet the it. St. Joseph Moun ties on the away Field. Maybe the scrimmage has got them More used to playing this year but if it Hasni to and their Power at the plate Hasni to improved any by tuesday then Bennington Catholic is going to have a rough time of it with Msj. Brattleboro Robinson 3b 2 a r 0 h 0 Reynolds is 4 0 0 Natowich of 5 0 o Robinson of 4 0 0 Graves la 3 0 0 Farnham c 3 0 0 Holiday 2b 3 i 0 Lane of 2 0 i Henry of 0 0 0 Moore p 3 0 0 totals 29 i 3 by in Plante is 4 a r 0 h 0 t. Racicot 3b 4 0 0 t. Moore up 3 0 0 p. Moore lbs 3 0 2 Chaffin 2b 2 0 0 s. Racicot of 2 0 0 Hart of 3 0 0 j. Moore of la 3 0 0 Harris of i 0 0 Laflamme of i 0 0 Rabideau of i 0 0 Bartholdi of i 0 0 Rice 2b i 0 0 Landry p 2 0 0 totals 31 0 2 celts break own records in 142-110 defeat of lakers Boston up a even red Auerbach who rarely concedes anything agreed that his Boston celtics hand t played Well. And he care less that the National basketball Assoc Nichols tops Houston open with 11-under-Par 273 versatile Coronet Esq makes 32 different mixed drinks and improves every one of them for new enjoyment mix with Coronet a Sqq Only the taste is costly save 800 on the new half gallon size half gallon �i0 fifth $4�? pint 52�? Coronet Esq the prize winning Brandy i i i 1 1 to to the new Mercury a fishing six see it at Bennington garage corp. 324 main St. Dint 2-5496 Houston up a nobody could accuse Bobby Nichols of complacency today if he Felt the pro Golf tour now 14 events along is just starting for him. The Houston Golf classic which Nichols took in a 11-un-Der-Par 273, has a Way of getting him started on big Money for the year. Take 1962 for example. He won the classic in a 19-Hole playoff went on to a third place in the Urga open and a years total of $34,311, Good for ninth among the nations professional. In 1964, he finished far up in the Money in a tie for ninth at the classic and then went on to win the pea championship in july and the big Carling world open in August. His earnings last year totalled $74,012. Nichols of Corona calif., held off a closing Rush by Bruce Devlin of Hilton head is land s. C. And Juan Chi Chi Rodriguez of puerto Rico and scored a one under Par 70 sunday to take the classic. His rounds of 67-69-67-70�?273 compared with the Sharpstown country club Par of 71 for one round and 284 for the tournament. The likeable golfer picked up $12,000 top Money for the Victory Rich pickings for a Man who had made Only $8,425 official Money so far this year in the pro tour. Nichols birdied holes i 2, 8, and to and had bogeys on 5, 9, and 15. He had Short putts on the first and second hoes and the Birdie on no. 8 Carne on a 12 foot putt. Tied for fourth were Early Leader Bert Yancey of Philadelphia and Don january of Dallas with 277. Lou Graham of Nashville was sixth with 278s. Bears Edge bosons 2-1 in Alder cup playoffs Buffalo . Up a the Hershey bears barely hurdling the Buffalo bosons in the rubber game of the american hockey league semifinals sunday night must overcome the circuits biggest obstacle before they can claim the Calder cup. The bears who edged Buffalo 2-1 to take the Best of five series three games to two will face the Rochester americans in the finals for the championship. The americans the Ahles offensive and defensive leaders easily eliminated the Eastern division Champion Quebec aces four games to one in their Best of seven semifinal round. Hershey net minder Claude Dufour held league scoring Champion Art Stratton to an assist allowed Len Lunde who led the circuit during the regular season with 50 goals to a single Marker and stopped 29 Bison shots. Roger Dejordy fired a shot past Buffalo goalie de Chadwick after three minutes of the opening period. Mike Nykoluk slapped the winning goad into the Bison net late in the Middle stanza after Chadwick had turned aside a Long shot by Pete Conacher. Buff ado a goal came Early in the third period but Hershey a Clever fore checking prevented further Bison scoring. Action Kings set a pair of final playoff scoring records. The celtics Hunting their seventh straight championship will be shooting for a two game advantage Over Western Winner los Angeles when the teams meet again tonight at Boston Garden. Boston broke up the ailing lakers in a 142-110 Romp sunday. The 142-Point team total and the 78 Points the celtics rang up in the second half both were final playoff records. They exceeded the 140 and 76 totals the 1960 celtics scored at St. Louis expense. But Auerbach Auld Laker coach Fred Schaus agreed that the celtics would have been beaten had they been playing their Eastern rivals Philadelphia the same Way. A forget the Points. All that counts is one Victory. We need three More of those and i done to care about the Points Quot Auerbach said. A we just got the Heck beat out of us Quot Schaus agreed. A they beat us in every Way off the boards passing dribbling shooting everything. Wed have been beaten just As badly by anyone in the league the Way we played Boston guard . Jones limited Laker Ace Jerry West to three first half baskets As the celtics constructed a 15-Point halftime Lead. West Shook Loose from the Boston defense in the third period but Bostons Sam Jones led a scoring spree that made it no contest and a 20-Point celtic Lead after three. Sam Jones had 25 Points John Havlicek 22, Bill Russell 18, . Jones 17 and Willie Naulls la. Every one of the la Boston players scored at least three Points. Jerry West headed the lakers at 26, Dick Barnett had 21, Rudy Larusso 16 and Don Nelson and Leroy Ellis to each. The program Calls for the teams to shift to los Angeles after tonight a meeting for games wednesday and Friday nights. A fifth meeting in the Best of seven series if necessary will be played Back Here next sunday night. Boston Marathon expected to set Many new records Boston up a most of the worlds finest distance runners were ready for the starting gun today in an All out assault on the records in the 69-year-old Boston Marathon. The venerable Road race scheduled to Start promptly at 12 noon in suburban Hopkinton already was assured of a record time a record entry list a record starting Field and in All probability a Peak total of plodder who will Complete the 26 mile 385-Yard distance. Near perfect weather had been forecast for the patriots Day renewal of a race dominated by foreign runners for nearly a Quarter of a Century. But a Spring snowstorm blew into Massachusetts late sunday and by Early evening it had dumped More than two inches of Snow on the Western end of the Marathon course at Hopkinton. Boston on the Eastern end got a mixture of Snow and rain that failed to accumulate on the streets. Headed by two time Winner Aurele Vande Driessche of Belgium who was seeking a third successive championship the foreign delegation was regarded As the strongest Ever for the gruelling run Over roadways through eight different communities. Race officials ruled that Van Den Driessche a 1963 time record of two hours 18 minutes 58 seconds was officially retired and that today a time would stand As a new Mark no matter what it was. They based this decision on a relatively minor course change in which both the starting and finishing lines were relocated by just under 400 Yards. That change was ordered when the Prudential insurance co. A adopted Quot the 1965 race to make it a part of a program dedicating the firms si50 million Back Bay business building project. Though he was the popular favorite Vande Driessche had to share pre race attention with three time Winner Elno Oksanen and National Champion Elno Valle of Finland 44-year-old vegetarian and swedish National Champion Erik Ostbye and no less than five japanese distance racers. The latter group who stood alone As the strongest foreign Quot team in the race have been running in this area for a week and in Between getting lost during practice sessions shocked race officials with the Bland prediction that they expected to sweep the top five places. Though More than 444 completed entry forms for the 69th Boston Marathon running the Odds were that one of 37 foreign runners would capture the Laurel Wreath and Diamond studded men get a Many a Job earn up to $200 per week in the construction or trucking industries on jobs that Offei Security travel outside work and variety. Truck Drivers Macks Whites i my is Peter Bilts internationals Kenworthy Raos Auto cars Diamond to a Fords a the big diesel rigs or heavy equipment operators bulldozers backhoes scrapers dragline graders clamshells Short practical training program will qualify you for one of the Many Job openings in these rapidly expanding industries. Send name address Ephone number a and working hours to a a associated heavy equipment schools inc Box Quot a a Bennington Banner medal that goes annually to the Victor. There were two former . Champions in the huge Field but foreign runners have won the Boston race exactly 20 times in the past 22 years. The two former u. S. Winners were Johnny Kelley 34, of Groton conn., the 1957 Winner and Johnny Kelley 57, of Watertown the 1945 Victor. Kelley a the younger was reported badly under a trained and Kelley Quot the elder was not considered a 1965 threat for the obvious reason of age. The record entry list included runners from 50 u. S. Colleges and universities most of the states servicemen from every Branch schoolboys aging amateurs and physical culture fanatics of every description. �?T64 Deer available from state biologist Montpelier a the Vermont fish and game department announced today that the compilation of data from the 1964 Hunting seasons is now available to the Public. Modern machine processing techniques for assembling data has enabled Ben Day the departments Deer biologist to evaluate the results and to Complete the �?o1964 Deer review Well ahead of his original target Date. Copies May be secured from local wardens or the Montpelier office. This review brings into focus present conditions in the Field As they relate to the Deer Herd and a forecast for 1965�?Ts Deer Hunting seasons. Soft As a kiss a Iii inc Faust imported of Fusil Voaid rare scotch we Iso s ? fit. I \ la it s no Rny a. Of j ii Nio Kasur 6 a 7/ass s 7 j to St to t runt a Hitt 1 in Sij to i / of Fuyu 11s>nur.t< ii sufism Ruff. Till i i t

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