European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Jun 22 1968, Page 18

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European Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - June 22, 1968, Darmstadt, HessePage 18 the stars and stripes Bui Lozik s Orner let s take a breather for the Benefit of better Usa eur and Safe sports coverage before the baseball season gets too a spot writers from this newspaper Are sent out on assignments to cover a Good Ball game. At this Point of the season a Tea does not necessarily have to be a title contender in order to have this special the object is to spread a Little Ink around As far As it will reach thus recognizing All those hours of hard work in practice that each team , Early deadlines distances to where the game is played and other such factors make it impossible to reach each and every squad without sacrificing news value. Thus As any daily newspaper of this size it takes the cooperation of Good informed personnel with initiative to get it in most of the time by Telephone. _. Now the Telephone service for military in Europe is a Story in itself and bad really sad connections Aren t hard tomake if you re Lucky enough to actually get through. Everybody fights this problem. Detroit trips botox 5-1 As me lain cops 12th i Detroit a right hand or Denny Mclain boosted his american league leading Victory total to 12 on a nifty three hitter and Mickey Stanley drove in four runs with a Homer and a double As the rampaging Detroit tigers turned Back Boston 5-1thursday night. Mclain 12-2, held Boston hit less for 2-s innings before giving up a walk to Rico Petrocelli and consecutive singles to George Scott and Elston How Ard. He gave up a single to Reg Gie Smith in the ninth. He struck out ten and walked two As the tigers upped their league margin to s1/ games. Stanley slammed a three run tigers order extra cops to maintain Calm the Point is this. No commander or coach or for that matter any individual player likes to pick up the paper the next Dayan read under his league standings and results team x is. Team y at somewhere town unreported eventually May be the next Day or Days after the game has been played som fellow who most Likely has seen the unreported line gives a Call and says say Man. I be got a baseball game for you. Can a give us a Good spread Well old news of a baseball game is like soggy lettuce. After a while it s not worthy of sandwiching in. So comes the polite reply i m sorry. We Don t write up old baseball games. But i you la give me the score i la be glad to update our most games Are played on weekends starting As Early As 1 . And unless it s the second game of a doubleheader rarely later than 2 . Figuring a nine inning game May last As Long As three hours no regular game should run past 5 . Give the scorekeeper 30-40 minutes to add up the at bats runs hits and runs batted in and figure the pitching records then Call i notes for the newspaper Crew on the night shift. On this schedule All a staffed games should be called in by 6 or 6 30 . Dead line for the Early edition is 7 15 .however, too Many times All games Are called in this late and the luxurious Telephone lines really get tied up. Sure enough some correspondents give up when they can t get through the late Telephone Rush causing the unreported Progress by cooperation generally speaking Progress definitely has been made since the season started. This Korner has heard of several report that commanders have dropped the hint those unreported will be reported from now on or Well get someone who can do to ease the tension a bit these suggestions Are offered 1 gather All first names of players individual records and the like before the game,2 locate a phone prior to Gam time that will be easily accessible when the game ends /3 if two or three direct dials fail Call the operator and ask her to help you reach the stars and stripes office located at the Darmstadt air strip and4 last but not least Call As Early As possible. If you have a doubleheader Call in or have some other qualified person on your staff Call it in and Alert the reporter of a second game to course if you have a sports writer from Here on hand you be got it knocked. But As mentioned earlier this is not always possible. Generally speaking this Korner tips a hat for congratulations to officials coaches and players in areas encountered first includes programs at bad Kreuz Nach and Baum older of the 8th div league and Darmstadt of the Safe Germany con Ference. Definitely there Are Many others who Are really on Heball. A sports writer does t expect to have a red carpet rolled out when he introduces himself just a Little cooperation and Cour Tesy and even this is never demanded. But typical of the Afore mentioned programs is this Type of atmosphere you re from the stars and stripes Fine we have a place for you to sit Over Here. We have a program listing the names first names too of All the players on both teams and our official scorekeeper Over there has the lineups and pitching records. If. You need any other information i la be glad to get it for , Man. That s a sure sign of real organization putting zip in a clinic the . Army special services Agency could t have gotten More qualified or More enthusiastic Man than Norman f. Lord As instructor of its two Usa eur intramural administrative sports clinics this month. Lord one of the nation s leading authorities on intramural sports activities obviously enjoys his work. His Crisp voice coupled with frequent hand movements and person to person approach not Only keeps the clinic students Alert but also arouses their curiosities As to what he s going to say next. You rarely catch him behind a speaker s podium unless he s preparing the next lesson during a Short 49, lord is probably in better physical condition than most Meu 20 years his Junior. He demonstrated this monday during continued on Paye m Detroit a extra police were assigned to Tiger stadium thursday night in the Wake of a bottle and firecracker barrage which caused near for Feit of a game Between the de troit tigers and Boston Redfox. The incident occurred in the ninth inning of Boston s 8-5 Vic tory Over the american league leading tigers wednesday night. One heavy duty firecracker struck Boston right fielder Ken Harelson in the Back an exploded just behind him. Harrelson who drove in four runs with a Homer and a single threatened to leave the Field but returned to his position at the urging of two out and two strikes on Detroit s Don Wert in the Las of the ninth Tiger management announced the game would be forfeited if there were any fur ther outbreaks. Wert struck Outon the next pitch to end the said if the fire Cracker had gone off in front of his face i could have been blinded. A few fans like that give a City like Detroit a bad name All the time. Detroit is the Only town in the league where this happens. You Don t get that stuff in the rest of the Detroit general manager James Campbell said he or Klaus to fill out 68 As Pilot at san Diego san Diego up second baseman Bobby Klaus Captain of the san Diego padres has been named manager of the Pacific coast league club for the remainder of the season. Klaus 30, took Over command monday night in succeeded Bob Skinner who was named manager of the Philadelphia Phillies Over the weekend replacing ousted Gen Mauch. Klaus is the 19th manager inthe history of the padres and will be the first to play an manage at the same time club officials said. A Llison 3-time Al released by patriots Boston a the Bosto patriots of the american foot Ball league have announce the outright release of linebacker Tom Addison 32, an eight year Veteran from South Caro Mike h o 1 o v a k said or. Thomas Dorgan Patriot steam physician reported that Addison would risk further knee damage if he continued playing Addison has undergone two operations on his left knee. Dered additional police for the final game of the three game series thursday s the Only thing we can do said Campbell. You can frisk 30,000 Campbell said police made no arrests during the incidents wednesday wants to get involved or turn anyone in he said. We have great fans in his town but everyone gets criticized just because of a few has a City ordinance Homer his tenth. Detroit scored loser Dick Ells third on a the Ift a Ellsworth left the i rth Vith a Puli i Lyle finished up Tot extra police Park to help Fence of a firecracker ail barrage during of 8-5 Boston Victory. No were reported amom%3 of 30,977. Stanley steam Boston Abr Hbl Andrews 2b 3000 mall Fri him Lahoud of 3000 stain t str ski 11 4 0 0 0 no Infa Harrelson in 4 0 0 0 in Vigia i is Mitzi of 4 0 10 Writt s i petrol la is 3100 Corner ii Scott 3b 4010 Wert it Ehoward c 3011 Price c Ellsworth p 1 000 Oiler m

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