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European Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - May 14, 1968, Darmstadt, HesseLeonard the stars and stripes Page 17 hits Wall in Granatelli s famous no. 40 Turbine Indianapolis i. Up Zitelli s no. 40 Turbine Gas car which narrowly winning last years500 is apparently this year s 500-mile of was badly damaged when tithe Wall on the first turn Clay with Joe Leonard at there was unhurt. Leonard had just turned a Lap of 166.4 Miles per hour when the Accident occurred As he went into the first turn on his fifth Lap. Track officials inspected Theca immediately after the Accident and found no flaws inthe machine. Leonard said he was shaking Down the car and lost control on the same turn where British Driver Mike Spence was fatally injured in another Turbo Carlist tuesday. Granatelli said the Frame of the car was Bent and thrown out of alignment and that he doubted there would be enough time to make the extensive repairs required in time for the car to qualify in the time trial the next two weekends. The no. 40 Turbine narrowly missed winning last year s race with Parnelli Jones driving and it held All but six of the 500-race sunday Art Pollard look the car around the Oval Ina Lap Speed of 166.805, the fastest the car has Ever withdrawal of the famous Guppy Turbine leaves Only five of the original nine Turbine powered cars entered in therace this year. Carroll Shelby withdrew his two turbines after the death of Spence in another another Accident sunday Chick Stevenson of Oakhurst,calif., escaped injury when his car went out of control on the Northwest turn Slid backwards and into the Wall and then Dow the track. Sunday was the most Active continued on Page w prop 0 in Row tribe cops pair trait hurls 4th straight shutout Baltimore a Luis Tiant pitched his fourth Consec Tive shutout a 2-0 four hit vie Ory in the first game and Stan Williams hurled a six hitter for14-1 Victory in the second game is Cleveland swept a sunday doubleheader from the Balti Nore has won 10 of 11 games to move within two games of american league Luis Tiant. Beats o s for 1st time leading Detroit while the or Ioles tied for second with the indians have dropped six straight. Williams had the orioles shutout until tie ninth when Brooks Robinson lined a one out Home run accounting for Baltimore s Only run of the Day. Tiant 5-2, struck out nine and peat Baltimore for the first time in his career. It was the ninth shutout in 16 victories for the indians this season. Doc White a member of the1904 Chicago White sox holds the league record of five straight shutouts. Tiant s 36 consecutive scoreless innings is still20 Short of Walter Johnson s Phoebus 4-3, matched qualifies with tie Eisenstadt Austria up France tied Austria 1-1, Here sunday to qualify Mexico Tyr Pic soccer Competition. Through five innings but gave up a run in the sixth on a walk an infield out and ton Norton s single. Cleveland s unearned run in the ninth score Don a suicide squeeze bunt by Pinch hitter Dave Nelson. A Safe bunt by Williams sen Cleveland s first run Home in the fifth inning of the Nightcap and Jose Cardenal followed with a two run double off loser Dav Leonhard 2-1. Frank Robinson made his first Start for Miltimore since being sidelined with mumps april 21. He was witless in four trips and injured his shoulder while throwing in an Effort to Cut Down Cleveland s first Runin the opener. Perfect 36 Archer s record 271 wins new Orleans open by two new Orleans la. A George Archer calmly dropped in a five foot Birdie putt on the18th Hole sunday to win the $100,000 greater new Orleans open Golf tournament. His four under Par 67 for the final round gave him a record 271 for 72 holes 13 under Victory was Worth $20,000 to the 28-year-old californian and boosted his tour earnings to $77,632.bert Yancey with a Superb finishing round of 66, five under Par Over the demanding 6,560-Yard Lakewood country club course finished two strokes Back with a 273. He earned $12,000. The 6-foot-6 Archer was on stroke behind third round co leaders Miller Barber and to Weiskopf when the Day began. On the front nine Archer was one under Par at 35. 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Davis triple off Cecil up Davis Versalles Shaw the third Atlanta hurler was Only the fourth hit for the dodgers. Jack Billingham Yho relieve starter Don Sutton in the 10th, was the Winner As the dodgers snapped the braves winning string at three games. Dick Kelley the braves starter allowed Only two hits until the eighth when he was replaced by Jim Britton after Versalles draw a Lead off walk and was sacrificed to second. Britton pitched out of trouble and held . Witless in the ninth then left for a Pinch hitter. The dodgers used three pitch ers John Pur Din Jim Brewer and Jim Grant to hold Atlantin the Bottom of the 12th after Felipe Alou doubled for the braves seventh hit and Hank Aaron was walked got the last two outs pre serving Billingham s first Vic tory. The Davis cup los Angelesa r h by a Davis a Versalles is Parker in colavito if Bralley 3bfairly of Haller Calcara 2b Sutton Gabriel in pm Purdin Brewer p Grant p total .Atlanta pm 51105021 40106000 40103000 50005010 1000 000 Atlanta a Fanlou of 6millan 2b 5 Haaron of 3francona in 2 Johnson pm 1vldesplno if 5 Coyer 3b 5tlllman c 5 Jackson is 4 p 0 0 0 01000 0 0.0 00000 0000 Kelley Britton p Lum pups have p Taaron pm r h bi020 000010 000000 010000 000020 010000 000000 000 40 1 6 1 total 000 000 000 000 000000 41 0 7 0 00110000 take a bogey five but it did faze him. Then All Heck broke Loose Archer said afterwards. He chipped in from off the Green fora Birdie at no. 11, Sank a 15-foot Birdie putt on the 12th Hole an chipped in 30 feet from four feet off the Green for another Birdon 13. His 72-Hole total of 271 was two strokes better than the pre Vious tournament Low of 273,which Dick Mayer shot in 1965. Archer joined George Knudson the defending Champion who wound up with 293 and Billy Asper As the third double win Ner on the pea tour this earlier Triumph for Archer was at the Pensacola open. Barber Weiskopf and 135-Pound Bobby Cole a South Afri can who turned 20 on saturday tied for third with 276s. Barber and Weiskopf both had 73s.cole, with a Brilliant 65 Satur Day had a 70 after taking a Tri ple bogey seven at no. 15, where his tee shot got lost i thick Spanish Moss hanging from a Cypress tree. Nice to win i was fighting it All the Way said Archer. It s Nice to know i can win and not hit the Ball Archer said he used his three Wood frequently from the tee because he was slicing with his Driver. Archer said he realized Yan Cey was coming up fast on the finishing holes so he lagged up putts for pars at 16 and 17. At 18, he boomed a three-wood280 Yards Down the Center of the Fairway then Sun a seven Iron dropping the Ball five feet from the knew i would be dead if i got a bogey explained Caddie dropped Back and found out that Yancey had Bir died 16 and was Only one stroke then knocked in his putt for a three on the Par four continued on Page 22j do los Angeles 1. Lob los angeles12, Atlanta 13. 2bh.aaron, . 3b , , a Jackson. A Sutton Millan. Parker. In Sutton 9billinsham w.l-0 Purdi Brewer Grant Kulley h r Erbb so50068 2 12-3 1 00100000 000101-300000 71-32 0 0 5 6 Britton .12-3 0 0 0 0 1upshaw l.l-23 4 1 1 1 0 hip Kelley Fairey. Balk Sutton. T3 34. A15,202. Howard s homers halt tigers 6-3 Washington a fran Howard clouded his eighth and ninth homers sunday As the Washington senators snapped Detroit s four game winning of Varys Wuh " 6-3 Voct Rye be Victory was Only the Sec Ond for the senators on their nine game Home touched off a five run burst against Detroit Southpaw Mickey Lolich with a Lead off to Iner in the sixth inning an hammered a drive into the up per left Field seats leading of the seventh. Ken Mcmullen also homered off Lolich in the sixth tying the game 2-2 before the senators tagged believer Daryl Patterson for four singles and the loss. Frank Coggins whose error had led to the tigers two runs in the third drove in the go ahead run with a Bloop single and Del Unser capped the Rall with a two run single. Joe Coleman victim of the two unearned Detroit runs in the third settled Down and registered his second Victory in four decisions. Box score on Page s3j Buchholz snares Buffalo classic Buffalo . A Butch Buchholz of St. Louis won the singles championship and teamed with Dennis Ralston of Bakersfield calif., for the Dou Bles title sunday in the $6,000 Buffalo pro Tennis classic. Buchholz and Ralston Bot straight sets in the single com petition 32-26, 32-22. Buchholz and Ralston Bot former . Davis cup stars downed their australian rivals John Newcombe and Tony Roche in the first it of the Dou Bles match 31-26. The austra lians fought Back with a 31-25second set Victory. The Best of nine Point playoff went to the americans 5-3

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