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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 6, 1970, Florence, South CarolinaI go him ump Cleveland indians Catcher Ray Fosse turns to it spire indicating he tagged out Boston red sox shortstop Rico Petrocelli in the fourth inning of their game at Fenway Park. The ump twins clobber White sox Minneapolis St. Paul a Harmon Killebrew cracked his 24th Homer and singled Home another run powering the Minnesota wins to a 12-3 Victory Over the Chicago White sox sunday. Killebrew launched a four run fifth inning with his 470th career Home run off Chicago reliever Barry Moore. He had singled in a run in the third when Minne Sota scored five runs to take a 6-0 Lead. Killebrew walked in the Sec Ond went to third on Rich Reese s single and scored on a sacrifice Fly by Leo Cardenas. Cardenas also singled Home a run in the third when the twins knocked out Chicago starter Bob Miller 34, and doubled in a run in the sixth. Jim Holt and Rookie Danny Thompson both knocked in two runs for the twins who woo their eighth in 10 games. Minnesota starter Jim Kaat 7-6, was staked to a Lfl-0 Lead but the White sox drove him out in the sixth when they scored three times. A walk doubles by Luis Avaricio and Tom Mccraw and Duane Josephson s triple produced the runs. Bucs win again 5-2 Chicago a r cd Heb Ner s two run Homer in the first inning launched rampaging Pittsburgh to a 5-2 i Jory Over Chicago sunday in a game spiced by a ninth inning Braw involving cubs manager Leo Durocher and Pittsburgh pitch or Dock Ellis. Plate Umpire Nick Colosi summoned Durocher and pirate manager Danny Murtaugh to the plate to try and control what seemed to be a budding bean Ball War in the ninth inning wit Ell s at Bat. As the conference broke up Durocher and Ellis exchanged words and within moments both dugouts emptied in a me Lee. No ejections were made and play was resumed after a few minutes. Hebner s third Home run of the season following a Lead off single by Matty Alou was the Lith for the pirates in the four game series and 12th of the month one More than they had n All of june. The pirates who be won 10 of the last 13, added an unearned run in the first on an error by Ron Santo and Gene Al by s run scoring single and picked up two More in the fifth on singles by Alou and Roberto Clemente a sacrifice Fly by Al Oliver and a single by Manny san Guillen. The cubs scored a run in the first inning and first base Umpire Tom Gorman was knocked out of the game in the process Don Kessinger tripled and when pal Popovick grounded to first Oliver crashed into Gorman and knocked him unconscious. Jln Rorr turning monday july 6, Swoboda 2-run seventh Send mets past phils 5 Philadelphia apron mets beat the Philadelphia Phil v Swoboda homered in the sixth inning and new York added two lies 5-4 sunday. Swoboda s shot which broke a More runs in the seventh As the 12-2 tie was his first Homer and astros held to four hits As Cincinnati wins 3 to 1 run batted in since May 31. With the Only hit of the inning in the seventh a walk to win-1 single by Tommie Agee that e Ning Pitcher Jerry Koosman i tended his hitting Streak to touched off a two run met games. An error by Selma on an i sacrifice also helped. The Phillies knocked Man out in the eighth when Ron Johnson hit a Home run off the left Field roofs Cincinnati a Rookie Wayne Simpson held Houston Tii less for six innings and Fin Auto racing speeds May drop because of new safety factors Daytona Beach . A a record qual flying Lap and the second fastest fire Cracker 400 Ever despite muggy heat and tire troubles might have brought to an end blazing speeds at Daytona International Speedway and sister super tracks that have won a legion of horsepower fans. It won t predict Drivers and owners collecting Rich prize Money even though most would like to see a induced Pace for safety s Sake. True the automobile Competition committee of the United states has announced smaller engine limits and other changes for 1971 More like the family buggy. The stiffer regulations would apply to the . Auto club As Well As the National Asso Iaun for Stock car Auto racing. Drivers and owners who Cut up a Melon saturday for 400 Miles of trouble for All but win Ner Donnie Allison Are Skepi Cal that reduced limitations will actually he invoked jan.1. At the s sitting i see no reason Why new regulations will not go said Bill France president of Lascar and of Daytona Speedway. The rules will require or productions of a body style to be manufactured before it can be raced. It probably will be the same for engine style it has been announced thai engines will have no More than 366 cub c Inch Piston displace ment compared to 430 inches now allowed. Where Are we going to get engines that asked sever Al Drivers and car sponsors no manufacturer makes Richard Petty one of the most successful owner Drivers had a simple answer. Well either Cut Down what we have to that size or get a Little smaller engine and bore it he nothing wrong with said France. The manufacturers Haven t told us what size engines they plan to produce nex year. The size we picked is within reach of All manufacturers if they want to run. Our purpose is to try to bring the Cost Down so the aver age sponsor can he said. Things sort of got out hand with the big companies putting so much Money in Rac the fact that Ford and Chrys Ler Are cutting Back on race spending makes change Likely. We have trouble getting enough engines ready to go to a race Banjo mat thews owner and Crew chief on Allison s Ford. He had to borrow a new engine from Friendly rival Junior Johnson the night before Satur Day s Independence Day race to make Allison s car competitive with the 14 me curies Dodges Plymouth and Fords that Quali fied ahead of it. I d like to see the cars a Little Matthews said As Ong As they Are competitive. Be used to have smaller in Ines and we can live with them St. Louis rocks Montreal Montreal a Rich Al Len whacked a two run triple As St. Louis exploded for four runs in the eighth inning to beat Montreal 6-3 sunday. The cardinals went into the eighth trailing Montreal 3-0, but after Julian Javier was retired on a pop up St. Louis went to work. Jose Cardenal doubled Carl Taylor walked and both came Rindt wins up Clermont Ferrand France a Austria s Jochen Rindt wheeled his Lotus to Victory sunday in the French grand prix for formula i cars and moved into first place in the world Auto driving Champion ship standings. It was the sixth of 13 scheduled grand prix events for the 1970 driving championship. Rindt replaced Scotland s Jackie Stewart who had to drop out after his March developed spark plug trouble As the Leader in the championship Point race. Following Rindt across the finish line were Chris Amon of new zealand in a March and Little fight scheduled by the associated press Freddie Little of Las vegas nev., the world Junior Middle weight Champion will defend his title thursday in Monza Italy against carmelo Bossi of Italy in one of the top bouts on the week s boxing program. Won the Crown in 1969 knocked out Bossi in a Rome bout last oct. 31 in which the championship was not at Etta. Donate Paduano the Young Montreal welter who has de signs on the world title will meet Johnny Cooke of liver Pool England thursday night in Montreal. Paduano handed Marcel Cerdan or. His first de feat in a Moy bout in new York Cooke 35-year-old former Brit ish welter champ., was beaten by Cerdan in an earlier fight. Jack Brabham of Australia in a Brabham. Kindt s time was 1 hour 55 a nutes and 57 seconds and he averaged 98.419 Miles per hour for the 38 laps around the Scenic 5.002 mile Auvergne Mountain circuit. Starting from the third line of the Grid Rindt worked himself up slowly As other favourites held the Lead in the opening phases of the race. Jackie icky of Bel Gium in a Ferrari and Jean Pierre Beloise of France in Matra Simca each had their urn in the Lead. Icky led for the first 14 laps then Beloise took Over for 11 laps but each of them dropped Back after pit stops for mechanical troubles. There was a Long Gap Between the first two places and a Duel went on for third Between Brab Ham and Denis Hulme of new zealand who followed closely for 12 laps but could do not bet Ter than fourth. Stewart last year s Winner Here held third place for the first two laps in his March but fell Back and went into the pits. With the same kind of difficulty that plagued his car earlier this year in the Monaco grand prix. Other dropouts included Joseph Suffert of Switzerland in a March Jacky Oliver of Britain in a Brm Ronnie Peterson of Sweden in a March and Pedro Rodriguez of Mexico in a Brm Brabham set a new official Lap record while staying ahead of Hulme toward the end of the race. He was timed in for an average of 99.686 . Home on Allen s triple. Joe Terre was intentionally passed and then Jim Beauchamp unloaded a double to left scoring and move Torre to third Trike Shannon s sacrifice Fly de Vered the tie breaking run. Taylor whacked a two run honer in the ninth to wrap it up Montreal took a 1-0 Lead in the first inning on Mack Jones 10th Lomer of the season. Ron fair y s Homer in the fourth made it 0, and the expos added a run n the fifth on a single by Coco Aboy a fielder s Choice by Jobby wine a sacrifice bunt by Elichie Nye and a single by Marv Staehle. Bob Gibson 12-3, gave up seven hits in posting the win. Nye 2-1, was charged with the loss his first As a member of the sex fewer fan View saturday games by the Assoc noted press attendance at major league baseball Parks on Independence Day 1970 declined from Las year and also was lower than a this year s memorial Day games. Total major league attend Ance saturday for 12 games was a drop of from july 4, 1969 and a 9718 decline Over memorial Day. American league attendance however was up Over the a july 4, i960 showing. I was t enough to offset the decline in the National league Independence Day s larges crowd was Sac Ruby night at Anaheim where saw the Oakland athletics defeat the California Angels 7-4. The smallest crowd came in the City where the decoration of Independence was pro claimed 194 years ago. Only paid customers were on hand to see the Phillies lose 7-2 to the new York mets horse betting Falls slightly by the associated press attendance and betting at the nation s horse racing tracks declined on the july 4 Holiday from memorial Day but still an impressive wagered a Survey by the associated press showed sunday. This compared to the who poured through the Mutual machines on memo rial Day May 30, on the runners and the Trotters. Led by turnout and Bat Ting of at Aqueduct attended the races at 22 Flat tracks saturday and wagered this was an increase Over july 4 a year ago when bet at 20 tracks but Down from the May 30 figures of and at 22 tracks. Roosevelt raceway with at Tendance of and betting of topped the list of 10 harness tracks reporting. The attendance at these trotting Racks was and the Bel Ting aggregated this was off from the and reported for me Morial Day by 12 tracks. Comparative Trot figures for july 4 a year ag0 were not available. Shed with a four hitter for his 10th consecutive Victory As the Cincinnati reds Defeated the astros 3-1 sunday. Simpson unbeaten since april 24, struck out seven and walked two in bringing his season rap Ord to 13-1. The strapping 21-year-old right hander stymied the astros until Jim Wynn opened the seventh with a single. He lost his shutout in the ninth when Joe Morgan doubled and scored on Bob Watson s two out single. The reds struck for three runs in the sixth against Denny Lemaster. Bobby Tolan led off with a single stole second and tallied on a double by Johnny Bench. Lee May singled scor ing Bench took second on the throw to the plate and raced Home on Tommy Helm s single. The Victory was the. 10th for the reds in their last 12 games. Racer killed Barcelona Spain a British racer Gerald Bunting was injured fatally and Peter Strauss of Germany was seriously Hurt in a 24-hour International motorcycling race Sun Day. Bunting suffered a fractured Skull when his Triumph 650 . Machine caught fire and cold de with a Zucatti 250 rid Den by Ramon Martinez Gonza Lez of Spain three hours after the Start. Bunting died in a Barcelona clinic. Strauss skidded off two hours later and was reported by Doc tors to be in a critical condition. Keys made by professional bonded locksmiths fludd s Danny Krisulla came on to find ish up. 1 the mets bunched three sirs Gles for their first run in the second and then Koy Siisi led stole second and third and i scored on a wild pitch in fourth. Triples by Tony Taylor. And Larry byway keyed a run 1 Liillie rally that lied Core in the fifth. Philadelph Hijji also scored in the ninth. 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