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European Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - August 21, 1968, Darmstadt, HesseThe stars and stripes Page 21 our Blind ump you re Blind ump you must be out of your u. From the song six months out of every your"1play, Damn Yankees in 1955. I May be played six months out of the year but you can ure it is discussed year Are quotable quotes on the game Vinci Berra was bothered by sinus until 1957 when a foul no Oke my nose. I was never bothered by sinus broke Trout More people follow baseball than f x tall be Don have to be a College graduate to buy Daniels a comic i was Reading about a ballplayer was in such a bad slump that he did a to shaving commercial a Swine at his face and waiters 1940"hell, if baseball was half As Complick some of the writers make out it is a lot of us boys from a farm 3d Neve been Able to make a living at Hildegarde More women should be interested in baseball. After All it involves a Groucho Marx was managing a team of comedians a Haritov game and i said to Jack Benny go out there and Hitomi Benny promptly struck out an i Uneedia Ely re prep for world Sarics lers hard d Benny promptly can you manage a team that won t follow instruct s Joey Adams i Don t like baseball because it takes $10 to take your girl to a game and see someone else get to first base. Walter o Malley if you think a newspaper is important to baseball you Don t know Isam Mele 1952 traded to another team immediately after a game in which he hit a Homer and single and drove in four runs for the senators if i had gone o-for-4, they probably would have sent me to John f Kennedy 1960 i Felt a sense of kinship with the Pittsburgh pirates. Like my candidacy they were not Given much Chance in the Arthur Daley a baseball fan has the digestive apparatus i of a Billy Goat. He can and does devour any set of Diamond statistics with insatiable appetite and then nuzzle hungrily for Willie Mays it s not hard. When i m not hitting Don t hit nobody. But when i m hitting hit Yog Iberra 1960 i never blame myself when i m not hit Ting. I just blame the Bat and if it keeps up i change bats. Aft Rall if i know it in t my fault that i m not hitting How can i get mad at myself red Smith 1951 rooting for the Yankees is like rooting for . Phil Linz you can t get Rich sitting on the Bench but i m giving it a or. Robert William Brown 1949 the Art of hitting is the Art of getting your pitch to i Lawrence Peter Berra or. Brown s roommate1949 car Gogh How Kin a t Ink an hit Atta same Lime Sandy Koufax 1965 i became a Good Pitcher when 1stopped trying to make diem miss the Ball and started trying to make them hit Anonymous Brooklyn fan 1934 trn my a fish a baseball Peanut Vendor Don t any of you people ver get Leo Durocher 1948 Nice Guys finish Anonymous bad Guys get Casey Stengel 196j"we re going to have in our new Ballpark 21 escalators and four restaurants and Lovely rest rooms and 5" chairs so you can rest and not get tired watching the mets at a if your heart is %. A we Vuic Mel Allen 1938-19w-"How about that Bui Klem it Ain t nothing till i Call jw80 Durochier you Don t save a Pitcher for it May Anonymous any baseball team could use a Man who plays m p081"00 superbly never strikes out and never makes an . There is now a to make him Lay Down his hot dog an come out of the by Chuck Lucas will1amsport, a. Spe Cial any excess weight that members of the Europe Cham Pion Little league team their arrival Here last thursday was left on the prac i Tiee Fields monday As manager John Desimone declared War Onan apathetic condition that was about to engulf the 14 sons of american air Force families stationed in Wiesbaden , Drill and More Drill waste order of the Day As de Simone and coach Gary colom to insured that each Man was ready for a solid night s sleep on the eve of the 22nd annual Little league world workouts were scheduled to continue tuesday prior to the first two opening round games that , Nicaragua re presenting latin America and Canada s Sherbrooke Quebec provided the series with True International flavor in the firs game. The second contest Fea i tured two of the stronger teams i in Richmond a. From the South and the North s Terre haute on wednesday. West Santa Ana calif., will play East Cham Pion Hagerstown md., prior to Europe s Battle with an Allna Tive team from Wakayama Japan Winner of the defending Champion Pacific his private War monday Desimone placed the Camp s swimming Pool of limits for discharges reinstating an edict that preceded the Europe tournament at Bonn Germany. Pool activity was banned until completion of championship formal Competition since their 6-0 Victory Over Brus Sels Belgium for the Europe title a week ago the Pool had become More and More important in the team s daily re Here to play baseball j Desimone said. When we be gone As far As we can go on the Field then it s Pool time again. We had the same policy in Bonn and i think they were better swimmers As Europe Little league champions he add was openly dissatisfied with player s attitude during a morning infield during the team s first appearance on the series Fieldor a 30-minute orientation ses Sion in the afternoon Desimone had trouble hiding a winning smile. They look like an entirely different team he said watch ing each fielder handle difficult chances served up to him by co lengthy hitting session on one of four practice Fields Lateran the afternoon All but con Vinced Desimone thai the boys local Ankie training Camps nowadays Are nov than country clubs without Jjck Schaap author baseball players judge a City by the str of pretty 8irls in the hotel lobbies the proximity of movie Fence T showing westerns and the distance to the Centerfield we Anson-1876"How could you Call that a hit a Tymous take two and hit to Lor lie Sutky there is nothing in the world 1 would t dolt in. � l Malley. There s nothing he would t do for me. That s p in 8� throu8h � be doing nothing for each Asp not Benc Iiley one of the chief duties of the fan is Toof he arguments with the Man behind him. This department a Sec been allowed to run Down ukari a when i became an Umpire my Mother a Hustler is a Man who will talk you into acres t a free ride and then make it seem As if he is doing you Cipr 1 am a Hustler and i know one when i see dared in. Vaniman there was a time when 1 would t Havedon up to know. But now i Don t care who knows it1 6i\e a Damn about Auto Cycle races a i for Fin then Airfield Mainz Germany special a series of Auto and motorcycle races will be staged at theft then army Airfield on High Way 9 Between Mainz and Wackenheim this saturday and sunday under the sponsorship of the Deutscher motor verb and of eight Auto events include races in classes from 850 through2,000 cd while the seven motor Cycle events will be run in classes from 50 through 500 trials Are scheduled sat urday from 8 . To 4 30 Competition following until 6 . S u n d a y s Competition schedule runs from 8 . Until will be 2 do on saturday and 4 do on Auto Competition will by in touring it special touring and formula v. Bowling meet set next week in Frankfurt f r a n k f u r t special featuring a $300 first prize plus nine $200 prizes the Hesse Bowling District will sponsor a i Abor Day scratch double tournament at Frankfurt s Hansa Bowling to All male bowlers with Abc membership cards the tourney will be held aug. 30-sept. 2, starting at 12 noon each cards for the 1967-68 season will be accepted along with those for the new Bowling year the entry fee will be $7 Pel person. No reservations at the Hansa lanes will be necessary for the the $300 first prize and $200 prizes for second through10th places additional prize Money for first through fifth places has been donated by american Bowling Ball bag and shoes will also go to the entrants wit the top two three game series in the tourney and a Ball and Bagwill go to the bowlers with the highest and second highest games. Hanau pin tourney reset for sept. 7-8 Hanau Germany special the doubles no tap Bowling tournament slated for Pioneer bowl ing Center Over the labor Day weekend has been postponed to sept. 7-8.tony Delmo Bowling Center director said the tourney had Tobe pushed Back because it would have conflicted with Hessen District s annual labor Day Bowling tournament in Frankfurt. Had regained the proper attitude necessary to do Battle for in world slants several Hun dred local Little league fans along with scores of family friends and relatives of the eight series teams gained a snack preview of the contenders Dur ing the get acquainted periods. The spectators were Comfort ably settled in the newly completed Concrete grandstand seat ing 4.500 under cover. Two 500-seat wooden bleachers retained from the previous Struc Ture will House non playing team members and musical aggregations. The balance of the 12-15.000persons, who normally turn out for the title game will continue to use a natural bleacher in the form of a slope that surrounds the Outfield dedication of the new grandstand will precede Satur Day s title s first Public appear Ance on the playing Field cause Many raised eyebrows among observers. That s Europe on series regular asked. They re Good he exclaimed obviously thinking Back to Europe teams of previous years which lid not measure up to the Caliper of some of the other stronger regions. Champions the latin amen can entry appears to be t h i not represented latin America. Monterrey was the Only re peat world series Champion and did it the Hardway. Winning Back to Back u Les in 1957 and 1958.only Europe and Canad failed to win a world title. The Europe team has helped boost Stock in american Telephone an Telegraph with Many messages of congratulations and b e t wishes being Are numerous too. Wiesbaden second baseman Keith Dunn is accompanied by his father Bill Active in is Baden Little league since 1962. Keith was honoured by his team mates and the Little league Kitchen with a cake to Mark his13th birthday making him the team s elder statesman. Carliese and left fielder Dennis me Nulty Are the youngest at 11all others Are 12. A Bat company presented each team with six of its 31-Inch models but causing greater reaction was a gift of two 33-Inch bats from Europe la director Mike Shapiro who accompanied the team Here. It seems the larger bats Are unavailable in Europe utile league circles. Individually the loot is piling up. Too. Each player is permitted to retain the shoes. To shirt sweatshirt and Bat issued with their uniforms. For a Kun Rhein main tackles Chicksands in first exhibition football game Hkin main Germany is the Rhein main Rock de ending Usak football champions kick off the exhibition season Here saturday against the Chicksands Chicks. Kickoff tune w j .new head coach Joe Gentry an a Germany District defensive Back and Captain of the rockets defensive unit a year ago Jar Odud a new look pro Type offence for the 1968 a Heidi Mam Gentry replaces Dave Leggett and will be assisted by Boh Sulli Van Ami is by Poan a who As a fullback played three years Lur the rockets and led them loan unbeaten season in us

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