California Pasadena Independent Newspaper Archives Jan 25 1962, Page 26

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
Independent, The (Newspaper) - January 25, 1962, Pasadena, CaliforniaPage 26 thursday Jan. 25, 1962 behind the scenes by Rube samuel5en, sports editor calling All hot stovers it s that time of year hot stove league Lime you know and goodness knows we be been having the weather Lor it so gather around regulars and listen to a prominent visitor. He is Bud Daley the new Yorac Yankees Southpaw Pitcher. This particular hot stove was Well stoked and Sot up in Murph Sturniola s Derby in Arcadia. Kven though Santa Anita is in full cry and despite the Derby s Horsey Atmos phere the turf sport was forgotten for the nonce As Daley spoke of the Yankee a Marls and Mickey i Fantle. The terrific pressure shouldered by Maris during the test few Days of his Home run record drive As the 1961 american league Pennant race neared the wire proved to be an ordeal for the entire Yankee Ball club. There were so Many reporters Aro Winil our Ili gout before our last few Daley recalls that we could t get into it. For Marls it was really Daley went on to detail the sequence of events spawned when that Sacramento restaurant owner offered for the baseball when and if Maris clouded his 61st Home run thus eclipsing babe Ruth s record total of to. Out in the bullpen where Rog hit a Good Many of his Daley informed we pitchers discussed what we should do if the 61st circuit clout came within our reach. Maris heard about it and told us to count him we should get All we could out of it. As a matter of fact when he connected the Ball did come within a few feet of the relievers in the bullpen. Anyway calling All cars the Tempo stepped up noticeably when Maris hit Liis 59th Home run in Baltimore. The fellow who caught the Ball in the Outfield stands offered it to Maris in die club House in return for two world series tickets and an All expense paid trip to All of the games. Maris sail no Hanks but hardly in those words. Mantle Quarter million dollars Haig in balance tax ruling May Settle Crosby tourney future Pebble Beach up the future of the annual Bing Crosby pro Amateur Golf tournament one of Golf s highlights May depend on the internal Revenue service. Pc scr Ferranty a Monterey attorney who is treasurer of the Crosby tournament finance committee is in Washington meeting with irs officials for a ruling on whether As the tournament committee claims the Crosby is a Charity event. A Quarter of a million dollars hangs in the balance. The committee has been holding much of the tournament income since i960, awaiting a ruling on whether a Large chunk of taxes must to paid. If the irs rules the Crosby is a Charity affair the funds will go to charities in the Monterey area. There never has been a Salai a paid Here since the inception of the said Ted Durein a tournament director. Every official donates his time and work. This was the Only tournament where Many years the Gross was the Bing Crosby annually puts up for purse Money and for expenses. This year with storms affecting the Gale the tournament was saved financially by a television fee. The problem came up several years ago when the government discovered that no one had Ever applied for a tax exempt status for the tournament As a Charity event. Fling s brother Larry the tournament chair Man said i be heard this is All a Jot of advertising Lor Bing. Well Bing does this because the Golf pros Are his friends. Bing Crosby needs this advertising like he needs a Hole in his West gets 50, Baylor 38 v As lakers lick royals spark plug tabbed Mundorf rides three winners by Warren Eves and mrs. L. I. Nelson s Snappy King with re hot Robert Mundorf aboard took the Lead at the top of the stretch yesterday and Drew away to win the featured Chino purse by lengths Over a 1 Daley you should have seen Hie Insl no inn when hat fellow caught Roger s fill Home run Hull. Anticipating what in till Imp pen n Sworin of pull in Iii loud been stationed in the Mil Field bleachers to prevent people from clan whig each other to pieces so when his fan caught the Rall in 11 matter of seconds about 30 cops him. Shortly after lie was escorted to the Yankees club House uni offered Thi Ball form is for nothing. Hut much As he wanted that Ball Roger said nothing doing. You keep it Anil get nil you can out of ii.1 Well that fan got the from the Sacramento restaurateur All right while Maris upon going to Sacra mento to make a guest appearance at the restaurant eventually got the Ball for his trophy Case so everybody won. The fan got the the imaginative restaurant owner got the publicity he sought and Roger got his none of the hot stove regulars would permit Bud Daley to Slop there. Somebody put several Sticks of Wood into the pot bellied relic and Daley continued in this catch As can fashion i be never seen anyone with the guts hint Momtle displayed in tile world series. There was a Hole in his thigh which i la Wager was almost two inches deep. Could even Sec the Bone. It from a Lead infection arising from a broken hypodermic Needle which had been injected. Yet Mickey got into one gnat and in two times at hat grounded out and singled. Were it not for the Handicap the hit might have been u double. As it was i Don t know How he Over did it. O Mickey s daily ordeal because of osteomyelitis Mickey s legs you know have to be taped every one of them almost up to his thigh. If his legs were Okay he d steal 100 bases a year Luis a Panopio would t be in it. Mantle Only steals now when the game is tied everyone knows where he stands with Roger Maris of he does t like you hell a so right of you hell say so right out just like that i can f say enough for Johnny or ten the Yonkers put Chen coach. He. Never comes around when you win but when you inn he s he first inc no your Side to let Yon know tomorrow s Muir lick Day and that it will he different next Lime. So Many Fon Olirs lire just he. Nippo site. In other words they take tic bows when von win and blame you when you lose have said before. Being a we for Natl in s hard say Fust u f m my j Dit lilt ukr blot a oust another game and i was the chid loser. With the Rel it v gust a Ciamma e told me wait until Ferent a if Hile yankers arc Ferent Ball club. He was so right. Starting on sept i the Yankees won 12 straight p c of Long to sessions so in " wee Tea Hovirs but newspaper space has its limitations. Heavy ring program Golden gloves in at Al Monte fight plan made for sole Crown new l a a fight for sole Possession of the split world middleweight Champion ship before july 7 has been agreed upon by Gene Fullmer Terry Downes and Paul pen Der the new York state ath Letic commission yesterday. The British boxing Board of the new York have approved control and commission plans for the title clarifying bout As follows Downes of England will defend his share of the 160-Pound title against Paul per tar of Brookline mass., april 7 at Boston. Downes is recognized As world Champion by the British boxing Board of control the european Box ing Union Massachusetts and new York. Downs Pender win Ner will fight Gene Fullmer of West Jordan. Utah within lengths Over a band of nine Santa Anita Derby eligible is. A crowd of saw Mun Dorf score his third Riding vie Lory of the Day As he got the three yen a old son of Curr ngh King away from the Gate in Good shape. Down the Back stretch Snappy King was in a head and head Battle to gel the Load with bold Corporal and private world. As the horses were in the Middle of the turn Lor Home Snappy King inched in front and gradually pulled away to pocket for his efforts. Racing Over the dullest Rac ing surface the track has had in recent years Snappy King covered he seven Furlong Dis Tance in the time of Doc Jocoy moved up boldly around the turn and held fast closing Calgary Brook for the place. Snappy King returned ant across the Board. Snappy King and some of i of Only s starters will prob ably go next in the san Vicente Handicap on feb. 7, he next stepping Stone to the Santa Anita Derby. Sensational spark plug who could possibly become the announced third filly to the Santa three months after the april 7 bout. Fullmer is recognized is world Champion by the National boxing association. The new York com Mission will not Sanction any return bout Between the win Ner of Fullmer s fight with the april 7 Winner an Effort will to made to have the ultimate disputed Champion make his Iris defense against top con j tender Dick Tiger of Nigeria British and Empire Champion Anita Derby Heads a Field of three year old fillies in today s Santa Rynex. Stakes Over the distance of fur Longs. Among those going today Are Howard b. Keek s powerful entry of Nas mahal and double frenzy who Cap tured both ends of the la can Tinea Slakes Jan. 9. Rex a Ellsworth will also Send the entry of Don t linger and lady s matinee against the Star studded Field. J. K. Hous Sels Jet Parade and vicar stable s Savaii Complete the lineup. Nerval Carol Heiss a new career Carol Heiss Mother of baby boy a kit of t i l world skating champions Hayes ainu and Cuxil Hiss Lenkins became the parents of a seven Pound boy. It is the couple s first child. Jenkins 26, now an Akron attorney married Carol Heiss 22, in april 19bo, just offer she won in the olympics. Cincy coach gets Boot before Jerry West scored 50 Points last night and pfc Elgin Baylor playing his first league game since being recalled into the army added 33, to Lead the los Angeles lakers Over the Cincinnati royals 136-123 at the sports Arena. The Victory fourth in seven games against Cincinnati pushed the lakers 7 games ahead of the royals in the Bat tie for the National basketball association s Western division Lead. Baylor who arrived on special one Day leave from his inst at Madigan army Hospi Al in Seattle had not played for the lakers since Jan. 1, although he participated in the All Star game. Cincinnati had a five game win Streak and won nine of its past 11 games to Cut the Lak ers division Lead from 9 to Barnes since Baylor left. The i Loyal got a 32-Point Effort from Oscar Robertson but could t keep up with los an of opens the Golden gloves Box ing eliminations today at the Al Monte legion stadium with the opener set for 8 . Pasadena s stable of four fighters coached by Canto Robledo and Gary Orchard thursday As does Chuck a Pasadena in the 135 Pound division. Art Kirkland of Pasadena does t Sec action until he fights in the 147-Pound division feb. 10, when the semifinals Are held at the olympic auditorium doing in sports figures prominently in the finals for the Southern Cal eliminations but Only one entrants will be held at be in action tonight. The feb. 24. Drew byes and Start cracking opponents next thursday feb. 1, in the second round. Gene Grob gets the first Day test. Hailing from Altadena Grob will fight Ray Luccaro in the 135-Pound division one of this evening s highlights. Bobby Rodriguez of Al Monte j is another Boxer in the spot Light today facing Phil turn a Bull Over whom he holds a previous knockout win. Sterling Peacock of Altadena jets his 375pound opening test . Lorhorn. I . La to r5 . Lin Riiff. radio arms Lead seen As favorite Sharp punching Paulie Arm Stead rules As a solid 2-1 favorite to retain his California lightweight title against san Bernardino s Emilio Flores in Friday night s boxing feature at the olympic auditorium. Armstead has a top record which includes wins Over Len Matthews Joey Lopes Vazquez. Alfredo Escobar and Johnny Gorilla pcs. Fight news City. . In the of of new York cored h mock la eith round Over to 0 Ras. Night t the a urn 19. Jokey in fun evil a a Refl be pal la it rtt Llor is Jill is m affix Isof ten ilife Rojs i litre in the Tift added Man dicing i pc finance. Sol Mriln i a him Rorr in his last than. Brick in training. Accordini to train or Hill . That he jul Quarter crack Wera a Rolf has been ram a rider Tor up in next tues Liy s2.vmo Santa Catena by Iraq nor the feature 33. A crowd o i at Sale Garden i Kran Cisro _ i Pijo a i apr Are nil on the f Belnap knocked out Early pounded a 10 riecl5lon in i Olti Curti. Ach Boxer woj Uli if bout which was Wilnus Ert t Road of about 2.000. Of turf of Star Days rim or Secorro race the Startoni the to he Mim who do uni moved Truo Rasit Lon at the Roif. A Iier several at tractor on vhf Job. As a result the re Lay four . Who took his no mini tuesday from the third me on. Look yet Trray off to recover e flu in the re thou 1. Lodi a. Jai 1 pore Aux racing a Tinner final v baby Rice Jib Onni so Rob s t. Bird. Inc Vav John ill or rave at Santa an la to Ciarvolo in the maturity b to stud i Ishii Hixa ref Romlne ii be to will race rider Lanny who u Anita now for Trainer of pole Cornell wound. Iid a lifer it it intend with 37 it Teal. Pro i in the Maii irly in of Nile. Been a cent at and n an allowance race on Jan the mile in Nat. He fir. Had third in Lut Tatt at a and 70 hot Wright closes to tie Smith Naples Wright and Marilynn Smith slipped from their first round Par busting yesterday but stayed ahead of the Field to split first Money in lie seventh annual Naples senior invitational Golf tournament. Miss Wright and miss Smith leading n Field of 25 pros who each played with three men amateurs Over the Naples Beach club course wound up with 36-Hole totals of 143. Each collected in winnings. Marilynn Smith rally Bern maty Faulk raw is Kathy Fth Llcy Burnle Udy timbale supp belly Fareira Romanek Carol Mann Mary Ann Reynolds 7g-76 77-75 s2-71 hirer Hagee tie clubs were lied 4343 with to play in the second Jeri of when the lakers Well ahead for Good on a Field goal. Los Angeles led 39-57 at the half. A Good crowd of turned up at the sports Arena drawn mostly by the appearance of Baylor. Cincinnati coach Charley Wolfe was thrown out of the ame for arguing with a Little Over a minute to play and Cincy far behind. G y t n 2 21 .1 i 3fi i is Twyman 2 0 4 Boomer 0 1 1 ambry i i a soft fris m 12 2 26 Itric Whaller x 0 2 2 r non Tann 022 000 nerd 10? 1 o 2 Smith h 4 1? 1 0. 1 West Nhun m 30 116 Ampton o Australia and canadians Stan Leonard Al balding and Homen Liiro Aren t strangers to inclement conditions. Player still fuming Over his failure to make the Cut in the Bing Crosby Inelta Lonal marking his first time n 49 tournaments to be out of he Money is primed for a big comeback. Too Julany juts i think maybe my problem it Pebble Beach was he said. As you know i feature dried fruit raisins and mils o get my Energy. Last year raisins gave me the most strength. But m Experiment no. Right now i m eating More the wiry South african will Lave the advantage of two extra Days of practice at Harding. He rushed Here Sun Lay after his Pebble Cut and Hen got in a Bonus session Over most of his cohorts Mon Day in the Wake of Pon Centof the final round of he Crosby event. I think Harding Park is one of the finest courses on he said Brown. Cer mainly there Aren t More than to or three on the pea schedule that Are any Tough on if Neil Doug Ford Winner o the Bing Crosby event and All of he other top name stars like Loe Campbell Ken Venturi Art Wall Jerry Barber George Bayer Aimer Bill Casper Arnold Mike Souchak Gene ital or Bob Rosburg Doug Sanders Don january Tommy Golf turn to Page every ounce a Man s whisky Early times the True old style Kentucky Bourbon kit str saute Kiim nun. K new Juu Husnu a

Search all Pasadena, California newspaper archives

All newspaper archives for January 25, 1962