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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - May 19, 1966, Bennington, Vermont 12-Bt? Banner thursday May 19, 1966 w Ilson s pitching Homer beat orioles in ten innings Baltimore up a Earl Wilson today had an unbeatable two stage formula for winning games As a red sox Pitcher. I. Pitch the whole game yourself. 2. If you need a Home run hit it. Using just that formula Wilson picked up his second Homer and third win of the year wednesday night in pacing Boston to a 2-1 win Over the Baltimore orioles in to innings. Wilson now owns one third of Bostons wins. And although he has appeared in Only nine of Bostons 30 games he has More Home runs than 20 of his teammates. The sox wind up a 16 game Road trip Here tonight with Jose Santiago 2-1 scheduled to oppose Steve Barber 2-0. The sox who have dropped to of the 15 games since they left bos softball league make up Lames schedule set officials of the Bennington area Myca softball league have announced the make up schedule for games rained out during the past two weeks May 25 a Sals is. Globe in guard is. Cushman t May 26 a wreckers is. Sals in Carton is. Guard t May 31 a Bijur is. Globe in locals is. Sals t june i a blur is. Cushman t in a memorial Field t a tans Tor Field the second round of play to guns june 6. Schedules will to released shortly before that Date. Ton return to Fenway Friday night to Host the Kansas City athletics. Wilson pitched one of his better games wednesday night scattering seven hits Over the first nine innings. The Strong right hander walked Only three and struck out eight. The orioles scored their Only run in the fifth when one of Wilson a curve balls got away from Boston Catcher Bob Tillman with the bases loaded. But going into the 10th inning things looked rather Bleak for the sox. They had played five extra inning contests this year and lost them All. And the sox had also dropped nine straight one run games. But when Wilson stepped up to the plate to Lead off the Boston 10th, he pounded the first pitch to right Field. The wind held it up and it carried into the third Row of the stands. The sox had a Brief scare in the 10th but Wilson got Frank Robinson on a Fly Ball to toe Foy in foul territory to Clinch the win. Ten teams compete in new Golf league Manchester a championship of the new ten team Southern Vermont Golf conference will be decided today at the Equinox country club. Cliff Weymouth Burr and Burton Seminary Golf coach and supervisor of today a match said the winning team will take Home a rotating trophy. Scores of the top four golfers of each five Man team will be used to determine the Winner. The Overall medallist will be awarded a permanent trophy. The ten teams teeing off after the i . Starting time Are Bennington High school Bennington Catholic High Burr and Burton Seminary Springfield High Bellows Falls High Rutland High mount St. Joseph Academy Otter Valley Union High fair Haven Union High and Middlebury Union High. Observers pick Rutland and Middlebury As the top contenders for team honors. Bennington Catholic is also mentioned As having a Strong Chance of coming out on top. The sabers Defeated St. Mary a Academy in a match at Hoosick Falls tuesday. Don Jordan of chs was medallist with a 39. Neal Lachant is expected to Lead the catamounts into the does Bennington want Little league football representatives of the North Adams area Little league football association were in Bennington recently to Survey the chances of getting two local teams to play in their league this fall. Ben Rusilosky and Ron Reeves varsity football coaches at Bennington Catholic and it. Anthony Union High met with the North Ada is group. The league operates completely separate from the school system and in this respect is similar to Little league baseball. Jim Leitz of Bennington a former Williams College football player has said he would like to work with one of the two proposed teams. One team would be for 9 to 11 year Olds and the other for boys from 12 to 14. The coaches and Leitz say that at least two coaches for each team plus a number of officers will be needed to make Bennington entries in the North Adams league a possibility. league leaders National league g. A r. H. Pct. Alou Pitt 28 103 15 36 .350 Morgn Hou 32 120 19 41 .342 Pinson can 29 lie la 39 .336 Hart s f. 33 123 26 40 .325 Mccoy of 28 80 to 26 .325 Buchek St 20 65 6 21 .323 Smith St 29 107 12 33 .308 Hunt by 24 92 19 28 .304 flood St 29 113 la 34 .301 Torre Atla 33 110 16 33 .300 american league g. A r. H. Pct. Oliva Minn 25 95 18 37 .389 , bal 28 104 23 37 .356 , bal 28 119 16 42 .353 Rchrd Cal 31 110 22 36 .327 Scott bos 30 116 17 37 .319 a 11 Nedet 24 85 15 27 .318 re non Chi 26 91 16 28 .308 lasts Al bos30 119 19 36.303 Al non Wash 29 113 23 34.301 Rich Dan by 30 121 14 35 .289 Home runs National league Aaron braves 13 Mays giants to Lefebvre dodgers 9 Alou a Torre braves 8. American league Scott red sox la Retchardt Angels to Oliva twins 9 f. Robinson orioles 8 Blefary orioles 7. Runs batted in National league Aaron braves 25 Mays giants 24 Wynn astros 23 flood cards a Mccovey giants 20. American league b. Robinson orioles 29 Scott red sox 27 Oliva twins 24 Retchardt Angels 23 Petrocelly a Yastrzemski red sox 20. A meeting will be held in North Adams next week to discuss league operation and team financing. Anyone interested in helping with these teams is asked to Call Jim Leitz at 442-5165. Rozelle pleased by presentations Washington up a Solomon had it easy. He Only had to choose Between a couple of competing mothers. But the National football league today is considering the impressive sales pitches of seven cities seeking to become the loops 16th team by the 1967 season. And nil commissioner Pete Rozelle summed up the selection difficulty in one sentence a a i wish we could admit All in fact Rozelle hinted that eventually some of the losers might come into the nil if and when it expands further such As to 20 teams. A fall seven showed they were qualified for a franchise a the nil Boss added. A fall seven would make Good members. Their presentations were attractive and from their enthusiasm expansion to 20 teams at some future Date is at least something to think the seven hopefuls were Boston Cincinnati Houston new Orleans Phoenix Portland and Seattle. Club owners were keeping their opinions and predictions to themselves but in private conversations they indicated that new Orleans Cincinnati and Seattle had an Edge on the other four with Houston a dark horse. Boston stadium Model a Boston was one of seven cities submitting a sales pitch for the coveted 16th franchise in the National football league wednesday. Officials representing Boston told nil officials in Washington of their plans to build a $60 million All weather stadium. Examining a Model of the stadium Are from left Robert Jenny of the greater Boston stadium commission Boston mayor . Collins and Abram Collier president of the Boston chamber of Commerce. Up Aaron s Power hitting Sparks braves 4-2 win 4 a / i i i match. In a three Way meeting a Isi with Burr and Burton and Springfield Lachant and the bulldogs Bob Zentz battled All the Way by Joi Greger .320 is the Tost among All up sports writer Active National leagues. Henry Aaron s c h e s h e d the perennial All Star to dream of a triple Crown title is mered and doubled in four at in danger of being shattered by hats and drove in two runs a stumble at the Gate. Wednesday night to Lead the Aaron the Brilliant outfielder braves to a 4-2 Victory Over of the Atlanta braves numbers Pittsburgh which boosted Atlan the prize of a National league to 1�� seventh place eight championship in batting aver games behind the Pace setting age homers and runs batted in san Francisco giants among the two or three most the giants topped the los important goals in his major Angeles dodgers 6-4, Houston league career. Swept a pair from Chicago 5-1 but he already is 32 with 12 and 4-2, Philadelphia overbid league campaigns behind hauled St. Louis 4-3 and him and there s no time like Cincinnati clipped the new the present to realize that York mets 4-2 in other no games. Woody Woodward also drove in two runs for the braves with two doubles As Ken Johnson Aaron tops the major leagues even ined his record at 3-3. The in Home runs with 13 and his loss went to Vernon Law who rib total of 25 is the Best in was making his first Start since 2/9 average Rochester . Up a Bob Strampe of Warren mich., averaging 219 for a 28-game stretch won the 16th annual american Bowling Congress masters tournament wednesday night. The 35-year-old native of Eastern file Iowa Defeated Al Thompson of Cleveland 873-799, in the final. Strampe won seven straight matches. Thompson won six and lost two. Strampel a Victory was Worth 4,400 and Thompson who averaged 218, picked up $3,350 for his efforts. Wayne 7ahn of Atlanta ga., finished third with nine wins and two losses for $2,700. The slender Zahn formerly of Milwaukee had the top average reliever Ray Culp won his first game. The reds cashed in on nine walks and Sammy Ellis four hit pitching to record their fourth straight Victory and 10th of the finals 224 for 45 games. In their last 12 contests. Ellis Thompson eliminated Zahn in struck out seven and walked an Early evening match wednes three in winning his first game Day 822-784, As a Blister broke since april 24 and his second on Zahn s thumb and it affected against five losses. His delivery. Lay schedules meeting with All the press ambition. The Only problem is that while Henry still is hitting the Ball As far As Ever he in t doing it quite As often. The senior circuit but the Graceful slugger with the whiplash swing is struggling along with a .235 average after 35 games a dismal Start for a player whose lifetime Mark of Bookie f held stands at to Indianapolis ind. Up a the Rookie Field eligible for qualification for the memorial Day 500 mile race at the Indianapolis motor Speedway stands at 15 today up three from the wednesday morning total. London up a Cassius Clay never one to keep anything to himself scheduled a a very special meeting with a fall the worlds press this morning to Clear his mind prior to defending his world heavyweight title against Henry Cooper. Clay a Strong 11-2 favorite to defeat Cooper saturday night said a a in be got something route to their Victory two of a a or Tam t0 say an wont those errors by Lim Efevre fee comfortable to Fligh on and Ron fairy contributed o saturday unh1have said what san Francisco foor run eighth a a inning rally. Undy Mcdaniel the second of four giants refused to give even a hurlers gained his second win. As Hie Content Bis the surprising astros crept Anc there was some to within 21/2 games of the speculation it might be an giants with their twin victories announcement that he intends and Shadow boxing exercises while Coopers plans for the next two Days include an Early to the finish for a win that would give their team second place. Zentz won on the 18th Hole. Irish setters place High three Irish setters owned by miss Kathy Harney and miss Maddy St. Amand of Bennington took honors in two new England dog shows last weekend. Salt Box Star Holly two and a half years old placed second May 14 in open bitches and was Reserve Winner at the West Springfield dog show at West Springfield mass. The next Day Holly took Tost of Breed and fourth in the sporting group in a match at Woodstock. Thirteen month old Salt Box Shannon placed first in american bred bitches Competition at West Springfield and first in the Novice bitches judging at Wood Stock. Salt Box Kerry Only 12-weeks-old, made her show debut at Wood Stock and Kerry won Best of Breed in the Puppy class and was judged third Tost Puppy of the match. Shannon earlier in the Spring at their first Point show took first Novice Bitch at a provi april 13 after being disabled for 15 Days with a strained left Side. The giants capitalized on four los Angeles errors to score three unearned runs in morning run some loosening up Dence r.i., match where50irish exercises and Shadow boxing setters competed. major league standings american league National league Dave Gustl scattered seven hits in posting his fourth Victory in the opener and old pro Robin Roberts with Relief help from Claude Raymond notched his 284th career Triumph in the Nightcap. Dick Groat reached a personal Milestone of 2,000 hits and Bill White homered and drove in three runs in the Philadelphia comeback. White tied the game with a two run circuit in the sixth and drove in the we inning run on a fielders Choice in the seventh As to remain in Europe for a series of title defences. Clay said on wednesday that hell probably have two More fights this year a and the next one could possibly be against Karl Mildenberger in others Here said Clay Only intended to say thanks for his reception in London. Both Clay and Cooper wound up their sparring training wednesday Clay with 73 rounds behind him and Cooper with too. Clay now will Content himself with some roadwork w. L. Pct. Go w. L. Pct. Go Cleveland 19 7 .731 a a a san fran 23 to .697baltimore 18 to .643 2 Houston 20 12 .625 2 i Detroit 17 la .607 3 los Angeles 18 15 .545 5 Minnesota 15 la .577 4 Philadelphia 15 13 .536 5 i California 17 14 .548 41/2 Pittsburgh 16 14 .533 5v2 Chicago 14 13 .519 5v2 Cincinnati 14 15 .483 7 Washington la 18 .379 9 i Atlanta 16 19 .457 8 Kansas City la 18 .379 9 i new York la 14 .440 8 new York la 19 .367 to St. Louis 12 17 .414 9 Boston 9 21 .300 12 Chicago 6 22 .214 141/2 wednesday s results bos. 2 bait. I night to inns. Washington 4 Cleveland 3, night new York 7 Detroit 2, night Minnesota 7 Chicago i night Kan. City 7 Calif. I 1st, Twilight Kan. City 7 Calif. 4, 2nd, night fridays games Cleveland at Chicago night California at Washington night Detroit at Baltimore twi night Minnesota at new York night Kansas City at Boston night wednesdays results Houston 5 Chicago i 1st Houston 4 Chicago 2, 2nd Cincinnati 4 new York 2, night Phila. 4 St. Louis 3, night Atlanta 4 Pittsburgh 2, night san fran. 6 los Ang. 4, night fridays games Chicago at Atlanta night St. Louis at Cincinnati night Philadelphia at Houston night Pittsburgh at los Angeles night new York at san fran., night in the american league slumping wins begin to Latch f ire Golf match a Bennington Catholic and St. Mary a Academy golfers gather after their match tuesday at the Hoosick Falls country club. From left Timmy Smith scorekeeper Gary Crucetti Bobby Nowak James Sennett and Bob Ruditis of St. Mary a Steven Durocher Robert Jordan Chip Landry and Michael Carmody of Bennington Catholic. The sabers won the match 6-1. Bennington catholics golfers travel to Manchester this afternoon to compete in the Southern Vermont Golf conference championships. Beaumont a on Dity All year round to i e of the Hest heating Oil and service so take the worry out of Home heating. Sign up for one of our budget plans heating Oil your Quot Best buy Quot j. H. Winslow plumbing amp heating Supply co 303 depot St. Tel. 2-6308 patriots sign three linemen Boston up a the Boston patriots announced today the signing of three Veteran linemen to contracts for the 1966 season. Mike Holovak general manager and coach of the american football league club said offensive Captain Charley Long defensive end Larry Eisenhauer and offensive guard Lennis St. Jean have returned signed contracts. Long never really hit top form last year after being hit by an attack of the mumps just before the season started. Eisenhauer was also handicapped last fall with a foot injury. St. Jean played both offensive guard and defensive end and tackle last year but is expected to concentrate on the offensive guard Slot this season. Alm a is r a Quot a Javery memorials 517 South Street Bennington Vermont All mrs. Ernest la. Javery mrs. Alan la. Page by Jeff Meyers up sports writer Jim Grant is singing a Happy tune today to the accompaniment of those Long silent Minnesota bats. Grant a top billed nightclub entertainer in the off season has been singing the blues during the 1966 Campaign because the twins were not supporting him at the plate. Although boasting a 2.03 earned run average mudcat owned a 2-3 record. The defending american league champions however flexed their Muscles wednesday night by belting two Home runs to Back up Grant s four hit pitching and whip Chicago 7-1. The twins who lost seven of eight during the first two weeks of the season in the midst of a four game winning Streak and have jumped into fourth place four games behind the league leading Cleveland indians. A prolonged team hitting slump has shackled Minnesota a Pennant drive. Elsewhere in the Junior circuit Boston shaded Baltimore 2-1 in to innings Washington nipped the indians 4-3, new York topped Detroit 7-2 and Kansas City swept a pair from California 7-1 and 7-4. Grant whose off season bulldog Miller Philadelphia up a the Philadelphia bulldogs of the Continental football league signed halfback Willie Miller of Edinboro a state College tuesday. Miller from Ashtabula Ohio was the Pennsylvania state College conference sprints Champion. Group is known As a mudcat and his Kittens a a went the route for the third time All winning games and struck out six. Killebrew a Homer no. 299 of his career scored Tony Oliva who leads the majors with a .389 average. Earl Wilson limited the orioles to seven hits and won his own game with a Lead off Homer in the 10th inning. The Boston right hander who hit la round trippers in the last two seasons slammed his second of 1966. Wilson and Minnesota a Jim Kaat Are the Only Active major league pitchers to have hit Home runs in each of the last five campaigns. Pete Richerts run scoring single in the sixth inning proved to be the winning tally for Washington. Ilchert coasting along with a 4-0 Lead going into the ninth gave up a three run Pinch hit Homer by Rocky colavito. Center fielder Don lock preserved Richerts fourth Victory by making a leaping catch of Duke Sims Home run bid with two out in the ninth. Mel Stottlemyre staked to three unearned runs in the first inning went on to even his record at 3-3 by allowing the tigers Only five hits. Roy White hit an inside the Park Home run and Tom Tresh slammed his first Homer of the season for new York. Bill freehand a two run Homer accounted for the Detroit runs. Jim Hunter of the a a struck out a career High to batters and allowed four hits in winning the opener. The a a scored four runs in the fourth stanza and their seven total runs marked their highest one game output of the year. Kansas City duplicated its scoring feat in the Nightcap As two singles. Rick Retchardt Mike Hershberger drove in rapped his 10th Homer of the three runs with a double and season for the Angels. Septic tank cesspool clogging can now be prevented Lix in i on n j an in tided to nil is to int Ama / i no j mete rial d i Ltd it very that is Holt a an use tile Iii a s a a Star or pre my fits e 11 i no 0 septic to s e a ii their be it in tank Quot a lid tank Quot am i cesspools with but a ii ools. Single. Quot Aff and a. Y-1 0 use to a Quot 1 a proven i \ Ion to rial year i it try at me Ita Quot been de Ornati i Quot Iii Quot. Miss Tias in i for eloped but the i \ i Al. Co., sept ii tank. I \ 7 for 1 a i. 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