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Daily Leader-Times (Newspaper) - August 31, 1963, Kittanning, Pennsylvania Leadir times kittann1ng August 31 Hij dodgers Widen margin with 31 giants Romp by Milton r1c1lman up sports writer the giants is dead they were buried for All eral purposes Friday night Nice and proper like by the dodgers who even said a few kind words Over after applying the coup de Grace with a 31 Victory Don Drysdale delivered the Eulogy and when it was All Over the giants had dropped to third place and the dodgers had in creased their National league Lead to seven games Drysdale not Only scattered nine hits in winning his 17th but he also singled Home what proved to be the winning run off loser Juan Marichal in the fifth inning and had the added satisfaction of holding his longtime Nemesis Willie Mccovey witless a crowd of 54849 who swelled the dodgers Home Atten dance to 2022527 saw their he roes make it Over the giants in the current four game series Chuck killers single an in Field out and a single by Wihib Mays put the giants ahead in the first inning but that run turned out to be the giants Only one of the game deadlock in third the dodgers tied the score in tha third when Jim Gilliams double brought Home Willie Dav is and Drysdale broke the tie by singling Home John Roseboro in he fifth los Angeles added an insurance run off Don Larsen in the eighth the dodger Victory was Marrec Only by the fact that shortstop Maury wills jammed his ankle when he stole second base in the eighth he left the game to have rays taken the Milwaukee braves climbed into fourth place with a 31 Vic tory Over the new York mets the St Louis cardinals dropped the Philadelphia Phillies into fifth place by beating them 116 Cincinnati nipped Pittsburgh 21 and the Houston Colts cuffed the Chicago cubs 5l the braves who Are the hot test club in the majors at the standings in majors by United press International National league w l pet go los Angeles 80 53 St Louis 73 60 san Francisco 73 Milwaukee Philadelphia Cincinnati Chicago Pittsburgh Houston new York 72 72 72 68 67 50 42 61 62 63 65 65 65 84 91 7 7 8 9 602 549 545 537 533 526 10 511 12 508 373 30 316 38 fridays results los Angeles 3 san fran 1 night Cincinnati 2 Pittsburgh 1 night Milwaukee 3 new York 1 night St Louis 11 Philadelphia 6 night Houston 5 Chicago 1 saturdays probable pitchers moment made it four in a Rov and 14 victories in their last 1 games by defeating Tracy Stal lard of the mets Shaw Leuter Milwaukee put together three singles and a sacrifice Fly for to runs in the fifth and Lee Maye second double of the game a final run in the seventh Denn Lemaster 118 was the Winne with help from Bob Shaw in the seventh the cardinals Kafoed Ray Cul during a five run rally in the seventh that a snarled a 3all to with the Phillies two run single by Curt flood and Dick Groa were the key blows during the outburst and Ken Boyer belted his 18th Homer with two on in ithe ninth Cincinnati manager Fred Hutch Inson had to employ three pitch ers to hold Pittsburgh to one run after the reds scored both their runs in the first inning on a wik pitch by Don Schwall and Gor Don Coleman single Joe Nuxhall credited with his 12th win in 18 decisions Checke the pirates on three hits through the first seven innings but Gav up a run in the eighth and was relieved by Al Worthington Bill Henry then took Over for Worthington in the ninth spindly Pete Runnels who generally confines himself to single and doubles hit his second Horn or of ithe season with one on in the first inning to highlight a three run uprising by the Colts that beat the cubs Runnels shot came off loser Lin scores in majors by United press International National league Houston 300 000 5 13 0 Chicago 000 000 0011 6 2 Johnson 717 and Bateman Koonce Hobbie Elston 9 and Bertell loser Koonce 1 Runnels Spangler or Anto Cincinnati Pittsburgh 2000000002 000 000 1 6 1 60 Nuxhall Worthington 8 Henry 9 and Edwards Schwai Sisk face 9 and a Guarani dinner Nuxhall loser Schwall Milwaukee York 000 020 3 10 0 000 000 180 Lemaster and Torres Tallard Cisco Bearnarth 8 and Gonder Winner Lemaster loser Stallard t Louis 002 001 15 1 a 000 030 691 Sadecki r Taylor 8 and my 3arver gulp Baldschun Dur in 9 and Oldis Winner a Eck loser gulp irs Demeter Averill Boyer san fran 100 000 1 9 1 los Angeles 001 010 371 Marichal Larsen 7 and Hal Cincinnati at Pittsburgh 1715 and Rose Otoole 1611 is Friend 16iboro loser Marichal american league Houston at Chicago Brown new York 3000100004 59 is Jackson Baltimore 000 000 1 Milwaukee at new York night 175 is Moutell san Francisco at los Angeles night Sanford 1312 is Miller St Louis at Date 811 is Mclish 129 sundays games Cincinnati at Pittsburgh Houston at Chicago Milwaukee at new York san Francisco at los Angeles St Louis at Philadelphia american league oat Koonce who failed to cur Vive the first inning Ken John son struck out nine and yielded six hits for his seventh Victory against 17 defeats Sisk shines in Relief for pirates Pittsburgh up Tommi enhanced his chances for starting role with the Pittsburg pirates Friday night with a Brilliant Relief performance again the Cincinnati reds Sisk called in to relieve Starte Don Suhwail in the first inning after the reds scored two runs held Cincinnati scoreless Over the next 7 13 innings the pirate scored Only one run against i Trio of Cincinnati pitchers an and lost 21 Elroy face pitched the final Frame against the reds Anc set them Down without a run Schwall who Hast won in his ast five decisions was wik again after retiring Lead off Bat or Pete Rose on a grounder Schwall walked Tommy Harper Vada Pinson lined out to Lefielder Manny Mota but Frank Robinson kept the rally alive a Ftp single Harper and Robinson moved to third and second base respectively on Roberto Clemenes late throw to the infield Murtaugh Calls Sisk Schwall wild pitched Harper ome and Gordon Coleman sin led Robinson across manager Anny Murtaugh summoned Sisk rom the bullpen and the Rookie ight hander set the reds Down three hits until lifted for a Inch hitter Sisk struck out seven Veteran Southpaw Joe Nuxhall mixed the pirates to three hits using the first seven innings bul e tired in the eighth Nuxhall walked Pinch hitter Ted Savag and Bob Bailey Mota attempted bunt but popped up Clemente singled to right Field for a run and Nuxhall was lifted in favor f Allan Worf Hington who Retiree be Side Henry rally Worthington struck out Donn Clendenon to Lead off the ninth iut Pinch hitter Johnny Logan and Bill Virdon singled Bui Hen y replaced Worthington and got id sch Fidd to hit into a Dou 3e play to end the game Nuxhall won his 12fch game against six losses and Schwall Ost is 10th he has six victories the game was delayed twice or a total of 14 minutes because f Light failure which left the in eld in darkness Bob Friend faced Jim Otoole Xian in an afternoon game both and 1611 records by Martin Lader up writer not so Long ago Friend and foe alike would have invited a deep scowl had they dared men Tion runs within hearing distance of Camilo Pascual opposing batters were remind a him often enough of his one Dave Shick former Kitt Annig High school grinder checks a play with East Brady head coach Frank Guesman during a practice session Shick a 196 graduate of Slippery Rock state College is in Iii Sec Ond season As line coach at East Brady in Grid league Oakland entry much better by Hal Wood Oakland Calif up the Oakland raiders who have been ticked around unmercifully in heir first three years in the american football league play the final exhibition game of the Eason against san Diego tonight and win or lose the fans firm y believe that coach Al Davis Las concocted a dub that can Lold its own with any team in the league the raiders won three of their first four exhibition Battles with a rebuilt dub that has shown Igns of having championship potential Davis came to the raiders rom the chargers where he was a Bright Young assistant last seas i his first announcement was hat he hoped to build a defense that would Cut Down some of the Ligh scores in the american league does Good Job so a he has done a Good Job f that his secondary has inter 12 passes and the scores generally have been a bit lower ran i the past but the offence has been out Tandig too quarterbacks cot on Davidson and Tom Flores ave teamed to give the raiders excellent direction Between them icy have completed 78 pass out of 158 tries for 1101 net Yards the receivers led by Art Owen obtained from the old 28 16 and 40 Yards and he made All four of his conversion at tempts Pascual gets no 18 twins display lots of Power in respectable average addition to that he aver aged 39 Yards a kick in seven punts Davis had been worrying about today s Spori Rait by Jack Cuddy new York up former Light heavyweight Champion Gus Lesnevich May be the Happy Warrior 6 but he sizzles when some boxing pundit asserts grandiloquent by punchers Are Lorn not made that Hal truth does More to prevent the proper development of boxers than any other fallacy in ing history asserted 48yearolc Gus today Lesnevich a commercial truck ing expert and a two state referee who has Homes in Cliffside Park no and new York City explained Over Coffee in a Midtown restaurant the born puncher statement has been repeated so Long and so often that most trainers believe i without experimenting with themselves i mean when they get winning amateurs read his defensive line before the Star to turn pro they dont try to of the exhibition season change the style of Light hitters but the linebackers have been doing a Good Job plugging the holes leading these is Archie Matsos 212pound strongman obtained in the trading marts the offensive line says Davis is a Good one the Anchor Man is Jim Otto the 240pound Star who has been Al league every season he has been in the Loop we dont have enough talented athletes sprinkled in the Lineu to make us a contender say Davis but when we get to the draft next Winter maybe we can come away with the help we need new York Minnesota Chicago Baltimore Detroit Cleveland Boston los Angeles Kansas City Washington w 87 75 75 73 64 fi5 ci3 Fil 58 l pet 47 649 58 go 59 c2 67 72 71 564 11v4 560 12 541 142 489 212 474 23i Hamp thumbed out London up British Light eight Champion Dave Charnley to suffered a dislocated left Umb in a training mishap a 8 0week ago has withdrawn 6 a from his scheduled sept 10 bout Downing 114 and Howard with Robertson Tito Marshall Barber Hall Stock 8 and of Orsino loser Barber new York titans have been Bril Lant in the first four games Owell caught 24 tosses for 332 Ards and four touchdowns to the flanker Back has Abbed 13 for 273 Yards and two scores and there May be a new hero in the dub by the name of Mike Mercer a kicking specialist Mer cer was picked up As a free agent after being dropped by two National league clubs in his one game last week against the new York jets he kicked five Field goals from distances of 15 27 panthers wind up Meadville training Meadville a University of Pittsburgh will wind up activities at its football train ing Camp this afternoon with l scale scrimmage the panthers who have been staging two drills a Day on the Allegheny College Campus will re turn to Pittsburgh sunday and practice once a Day until the sea son opens coach Johnny Michelosen gave Lis defense a Good workout Fri Day with various types of passing attacks Michelosen also devoted considerable time to kicking cookie comes Back new York up cookie Lavagetto a member of the new York mets coaching staff will join the club in St Louis sept he has been recuperating from recent lung surgery at his san Francisco Home 200 040 7 11 0 000 5 0 Washington Boston Osteen 810 and Leppert Heff Ner Barley Wood 9 and Tillman loser Heffner or Zimmer As Steeles whip Lions Detroit 021 000 8 1 Cleveland 000 121 9 0 Banning Fox and Triandos Kralick Bell 8 and Romano Winner Bell loser Fox 65 or Brown los Angeles 200 010 6 11 0 Michaels boots five Field goals to give them punch for fear they wont continue to win How come that Gus with the curly Light Brown hair and Ligh Blue eyes knows so much about the born puncher misconception instructed army boys that a Good question Grin Ned the former 175pound ruler its particularly Good because i was already Champion when i found out about it maybe you re member i was in the coast guard i War time from 1942 through 1945 and As Champion was an instructor most of the boys knew nothing about boxing and so i figuring out the Best ways to teach them punch although Champion Lesnevich already was a fair puncher he became genuinely explosive by applying his own new principles of getting his Bod weight behind a punch and of shuffling Forward flatfoot edly instead of keeping up on his toes Etc confident of my punching Abil Ity particularly against fast steppers i began going in to Knock pm out or get knocked out and everybody said i was a very colourful fighter and my purses went up accordingly although he was practically Droke when he came out of serv be he earned a Nice Little for Une in his final four years of campaigning from 1946 through More then 000 from England for my two tile fights there with Freddie Mills by United press International leu the Pittsburgh Steeles left footed Booter who established a National football Field 8 last Kansas City 000 Oil 0002 9 kicking Lee Navarro Fowler and Rodgers Drabowsky Sequi 6 Bowsfield 8 and Edwards Winner m Lee season form the former Kentucky All America booted five Field goals As loser Drabowsky hrs june Steeles whipped the Detroit Del Greco Charles Hunt 470 24 75 449 27 74 439 28 s5 366 38 fridays results Minnesota 5 Chicago 3 night Washington 7 Boston 0 night Cleveland 5 Detroit 4 night l Angeles 6 Kansas City 2 night 6 and mar was his first new York 4 Baltimore 1 night tin Pascual 136 and Bailey j second period he added a 20 j Chicago j Minnesota Oil 010 390 Lions 227 in a tuneup game be fore 23731 fans Friday night at Detroit 000 201 20x5 13 of Michaels Best kick of the night a 42yarder in the saturdays probable pitchers Angeles Mcbride i loser Brosnan hrs at Kansas Killebrew Allison 11391 is Sauil yarder in the third period and Quarter with three pointers from 36 27 and 16 Yards Glass grabs Aerial Gien Glass set up Pittsburgh Only touchdown a on Yard plunge by John Henry Johnson Rookie halfback Jim Stiger scored two second half touch Downs to Iead the Dallas cowboys to a 3724 Victory Over the san Francisco forty liners at Bakersfield Calif it was the fourth when he intercepted an Earl mor straight loss for the forty liners rail pass on the lion 27 in the four games the boxing writers association named him fighter of the year or 1947 knocked out Fox on March s 1948 Lesnevich knocked out Blackjack Billy Fox in the first round at Madison Square Garden and that still the Only first round Kayo in Light heavyweight title history Gus who now appears a bit Pudgy with 218 pounds on his 510 Frame said the fight game had been very Good to him and id certainly do it All Over again if i could go Back he has Only one slight regret big pitching weakness Pascual reached his Low Point in 1956 when he gave up 34 Home runs at that time an Amer ican league record and lost 18 games in 24 decisions not help ing him any was the fact he had worked for the Washington Sena tors habitual Tai lenders even then and got Little hitting support of his own the move from Washington to Minnesota during the expansion three years ago apparently brought out the Muscles in his teammates end the Sharpness in Pascual because Home run now is coming off the other Bat the Long Ball meant the differ ence again Friday night As har Mon Killebrew and Bob Allison spanked Bac Toback homers to snap a tie and provide the min Niota twins with a 53 Victor Over the Chicago White sox no Only did the win Mark pascals 18th Success of the season but it moved the twins into second place a Hal game ahead of Chi Cago twins set record Side effects of the twins most recent Power display induce a league record for most Home runs in 10 consecutive games 24 a league record for most homers in six consecutive games 20 and a tie for the major league rec Ord for most homers in five straight games 19 elsewhere the new York Yan Kees boosted their league Lead to games by beating the Balti More orioles 41 the Washington senators whitewashed the Boston red sox 70 the Cleveland Indi ans nipped the Detroit tigers 54 and the los Angeles Angels downed the Kansas City athletics 62 homers win game Bernie Allen drove in the first three Minnesota runs with two singles and a fielders Choice but Killebrew and Allison made the two losses peril Atlanta in in race by United Prew International the Indianapolis indians Anc the Atlanta crackers have car ried their fight for the inter National leagues Southern Divis Ion Pennant Down to the final weekend of the season the indians pulled to within games of Atlanta Friday night y beating the crackers twice 53 and 41 the season ends bionday and foe playoffs involving the first two teams in each division Start next wednesday Indianapolis came from behind Wice to the opener at at Anta scoring two runs i the seventh to break a 33 tie and give Warren Hacker his seventh Victory in 11 decisions Mike Toyce with ninth inning help rom Frank Kruetzer picked up us 13th Triumph in the Nightcap in other games Rochester trounced Richmond l34 behind Buster Arums four hitter and Lumo downed Arkansas 64 lain washed out a Columbus at Jacksonville doubleheader and the Bronto at Syracuse game was a stoned due to a Power failure the standings Northern division w l pet go 77 Syracuse Rochester Bronto Buffalo Lichi Nond 69 74 73 73 73 72 76 64 78 527 503 3 500 4 486 6 451 11 Tanta Indianapolis Arkansas Southern division w l pet go that he didst continue his Edu cation while fighting Columbus with a better education 83 64 82 66 77 70 72 71 55 89 565 554 i 524 6 503 9 382 264 might have become a big time fridays results politician the genial exch amp Rochester 13 Richmond second period end ran it Back to nil Tun cups win be the Nir Evard line Al Orrall tonight the Minnesota me nine Artt Jine Sior Rau saved unbeaten in three Lions from a shutout by toss ing a 0yard scoring pass to Gai the in the final period Steeles Victory at Ell ing a 1710 loss to Detroit in seasons playoff bowl game left i Washington re in Eva the Chica opined i like people and they earn to like me he said he enjoyed his position As a Public relations Man for a Arrow Carrier corporation the an overt Road trucking outfit Meei me Invar redskins at Norfolk More than trucks Indianapolis 5 Atlanta 3 1st 7 ins Indianapolis 4 Atlanta 1 2nd Columbus at Jacksonville 2 games postponed rain Buffalo 6 Arkansas 4 Toronto at Syracuse postponed go bears entertaining in Pennsylvania new York really went to town in the final ords both clubs with 22 exhibition acc Chicago at Minnesota Horlon 75 is Stigman 13131 fan fare Baltimore night is Roberts 1121 new York at Bouton 18fli 101 Detroit at Cleveland Regan 107 is i Vinyl no121 Washington at Boston is Morehead in Lola sundays games j Lios Angeles at Kansas City civic ago it Minnesota York in Baltimore Washington at Boston Detroit at Cleveland 2 by Walt Ditzen she is Louis cardinals in their annual armed forces game and ithe los Angeles rams Host the j Cleveland Browns the defending Champion Green or j Bay packers tackle the new York at Milwaukee monday night in a replay of their 1962 playoff game in american football league difference with their seventh inning homers sox manager Al Lopez played so Garot under protest after Floyd Robinson wars called out for interfering with Minnesota Catcher Earl Battey Fet the first inning the Yankees picked up runs in the first inning two of them unearned and coasted behind tha six hit pitching of Al Downing who won Lith game in 15 decisions Steve bar ber 1810 the loser Don Zimmer blasted a grand slam Homer in the fifth toning and Don lock drove in two other runs with singles to spark the Washington attack Osteen gave up five hits in winning Hia eighth game a two out ninth inning Homer by by okie Larry Brown provided the winning margin for Cleve land and broke an eight game Tiger winning Streak Relief Pitcher Gary Bell 65 got credit for the Victory Mike Lee needed Relief help from Julio Navarro and Art Fow Ler but Stuffl gained Hia first major league Triumph for los Angeles Ken Hunt hit a three run Homer in the eighth inning to break the game open top batters Mound stars based on 325 official at Bab National league player club g a r h pet Groat St 133 534 71177 331 Davis la 119 451 56 147 326 i mate Pitts 123 483 07 196 423 Pinson Cin 137 553 80 177 320 Aaron Mil 133 520 100 165 317 Nylz Phil 132 484 71153 315 Santo pm 133 523 69 162 310 Mays of 133 502 96 153 305 Cepeda of 128 468 75 142 303 White St 133 543 91164 303 american league a Stomski bos 124 477 80 154 323 Kaline det 125 487 82 320 Pearson la 129 479 72 147 307 Robins Mina 116 447 70 137 306 Wagner la 130 480 68 143 298 Malzone bos 128 498 69 147 295 Ward Chi 134 529 69 154 291 Howard by 113 406 65 117 287 Battey Mina 125 433 65 122 283 Fregoso la 129 491 138 281 Home a emf National league Aaron braves 35 Mccovey giants 34 Mays giants 32 Howard Dodg ers 23 Cepeda 23 Santo cubs 23 american league Stuart red sox 35 of Lebrew twins 33 Allison twins 30 Hall twins 27 Howard yanks 26 runs batted in National league Aaron braves 112 White cards 93 Boyer cards 93 Mays giants 87 Robinson reds 86 Pinson reds 86 american league Stuart led sox 96 Kaline tigers 92 Wagner Angeli 82 Allison two tvs 75 Howard yanks 77 colavito tigers 75 pitching National league dodgers Mcbean pirates Koufax dodgers Spahn braves Kafaney reds american league Peters White sox Bouton yanks Pascual twins Downing yanks Ford yanks fishing License eve Irude motors Sta Craft bait open 24 hours Heymers Pennzoil water St Check your insurance Call h a Arnold Agency i 23131 Colw Harnold building Kittanning a and new Jersey i handle Many of the Large accounts he concluded like Tea toothpaste cloth of All kinds and other manufactured goods his 5795 record included 21 j knockouts he was never counted out although stopped five times on cuts he wore the Crown Fromi May 22 1941 to july 26 1948 Gus and wife Inga have five Chil exhibitions tonight the Houston oilers and lie Kansas City chiefs a Drin one married daughter play at Wichita Kan the Denver sons Gus or in the army in Broncos play the Buffalo Bills and Gary 16 in High Winston Salem no and the Oak and raiders moot the chargers school and twin girls Georgia and Gillian 15 at san Diego a sunday game at j although the Lesne Vichrs o n new Brunswick no will pit the Homes in Cliffside Park and new new York jets against the Boston York they spend most of patriots their time at Cliffside Park racing grand opening of crooked Creek cart club raceway sunday sept pm track located at Shoemaker lumber co route of Ford City no admission charge racing every sunday
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