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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 9, 1970, Florence, South CarolinaFlorence trims Olanta 9-5 with 12-Hir attack by Unn Uuno of lakh Montog news sports editor Olanta Russell Parker Rusty Richardson and Terry Grantham ripped out three hits apiece to Lead a 12-hit attack As the Florence legion juniors trimmed Olanta 9-5 wednesday to stay within a game of first place in the league Iii race. Florence has now won All four meetings with Olanta in second place in the league race with an 8-3 record. Olanta fell deeper in the cellar with a 1-9 Mark. Grantham went the distance on the Mound for Florence and settled Down after a Rocky Start to Blank Olanta Over the last six innings and even his season record at 1-1. He wound up with a five hitter As he struck out 13, walked three and hit two. Chicago nil Milwaukee a Bobby Knoop raced Home on an error by Pitcher Al Downing to Start an eighth inning rally that gave the Chicago White sox a 2-1 Victory Over the Milwaukee Brewers wednesday night. Knoop singled to Center to Lea doff the inning and went to second on a sacrifice. Tom Mccraw hit a ground Ball to Tito Francona who threw to Downing covering first but the Brewer Nitcher drowned Brewers Ball and Knoop scored All the Way from second. Mccraw eventually stole second and scored on a single by Carlos May. As the White sox collected three hits in the inning and chased Downing. Ken Sanders took Over and got out of the inn ing. The Victory ended Milwaukee s four game winning Streak including three Over the White sox. It was Only the second Chicago Victory in the last 10 his teammates Erros behind him Jones wins net matches Anderson miss Dale Jones kept Florence s Hopes alive in the Palmetto Tennis championships wednesday night As she swept the courts in three impressive wins. In the girls fourteen and Over match. Miss Jones won her first match 6-1, 7-5 and was also victorious in her second match again miss Cromwell of Greenville 7-5, 7-5. Miss Jones and miss Kosson were Defeated in doubles play however by two Greenville girls Thompson and Mckissick. Jeff chisel and Dan Douglas both from Florence dropped their games to Easterly and Vaught 6-1, 6-2, in boys 16 and under doubles play. Another Florence player miss Debbie Allen lost to Nancy Yergan of Greenville 6-2, and 6-1. Miss Yergan was the no. 1 seed. Meanwhile miss Jones had chalked up ther third Victory of the night by defeating miss Suitt from Greenville 6-1 and 6 2. Last night s wins will put miss Jones in the semifinals which will be played thursday and Friday. Games. La wins Houston a Maury wills Pinch double drove in two runs keying a five run los an Geles rally in the ninth inning that carried the dodgers to a 6-5 Victory Over the Houston astros wednesday night. Houston s Don Wilson was rising on a five hitter and Reading 4-1 going into the ninth in got the first out before run Ning into trouble. Wes Paarker doubled and Wil made five As Olanta scored five runs in the second and third innings and he carried Only a 6-5 Lead into the fourth. Grantham shutout the Home team on Only one hit the final six innings though and retired the last 11 men in a Row. Byron Hill the first of three Olanta pitchers was charged with the loss. Parker banged out two singles and a double in three official trips to the plate while Richardson did the same in five times at Bat. Grantham also had a double and two singles in five times up. Florence scored three runs in he top of the second As Richardson led off with a double Down the Brightfield line and Parker singled to left. Bob Bailey walked to Load the bases and Richardson came Home on Sammy Hatchell s Force out. Parker scored As he and hat Chell pulled off a double steal but Kevin Kelley flied to left. Rant Ham singled to left to drive in Hatchell with the third run. Olanta rapped out four straight hits off Grantham in the last of the second to Tia i 3-3 but Florence got three Mon Back in the third. A walk and an error w followed by a Parker double and singles by Bailey an Hatchell to put Florence ahead 6-3. Florence travels to Cherau Friday for another league game. Florence a Miles is 4 Grace 2b i Matthews 3b 5 Richardson of 5 Parker if 3 Bailey of 4 Aruzle of o Vatchell in 4 Kelley c 4 Grantham p 5 totals 35 Olanta a Copeland of a Choeu pm Floyd is p Matthews pm w. Matthews in Illey. If Ruthven c Welch 3b Anner of Moore of Rollins 2b, is Hill p Ivons p Schnibben 2b totals Florence Volonta Grant Helm w w Hill l Evans 0 1 0 3 12 h 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 33 s 5 033 100 101-? 12 5 032 000 5 2 in h r Erbb so 9 5 5 1 3 13 22-36 i 4 2 2 41-332 2 7 7 23110 Glover drops to 4th in open Columbia the two first Harvey and Fly no now Are leaders in the Caarolina open Golf tournament remained tied wednesday at 137 after 36 holes As they stretched their Lead Over the closest contenders to in Crawford singled for one run i three strokes. Randy Glover Pinch the and when Bill Sudakis walked ack Dilauro relieved Wilson Inch hitter Aandy Kosco struck out for the second out but Jim Lefebvre kept the rally going with an rib single with Craw Ord reaching third and up eeb vre second on an error he Esar Cedeno wills followed with a double giving the dodgers Ead and Bill Grabarkewitz sin a led for another run before the Inal out. The Victory extended los an Geles winning Streak to seven games. The astros who used triples by of Edesio and Joe Pepi tone to build a three run Lead for Wilson dropped their fifth in Row despite a Pinch Homer he Jimmy Wynn in the ninth. Former Florence touring pro who was Only one stroke behind tuesday dropped Back to a 142. Glover was tied for second spot with three other players before dropping Down to a tie for fourth place with Bobby Mitchell. Three strokes ahead of former open Champion Brad Anderson of Charlotte and three other golfers who now stand at 140. Harvey played the front and Back nine with 35 each while Plynn carried 36 on the front and 34 on the Back. Wood shoots Hole in one sports Otto ring thursday july 9, 1970 so Tville wins 1-0 by Robert Hunter morning news sports writer Timmonsville Mike Home slapped a hard double that bounced Over the left Field ence scoring Rick Beasley it the fourth inning and enabled Timmonsville to slip past Cheraw 1-0 wednesday night in gue Iii american legion action. The Fine pitching Arm of Wayne Howell and Superb defensive play by Beasley and Gene Norwood kept Cheraw in Check throughout the game. Jerry English the Cheraw Lurler also pitched a Fine game. He too gave up Only to hits. The hard throwing Eft hander struck out seven Timmonsville batters and walked none in the losing cause. Beasley opened the Timmonsville fourth with a clean single to left and advanced to Hera acobs c cd lovers of Leom of Havis 3b English p rown in As r h 400 i 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 Al equate of Whitfield 2b ields 2b totals Timmonsville Tephens of takes is Leasley 2b Yanerella 3b Ynch c erf logwood in Lodge. If Towel p total s Hera Timmonsville English l 1-2 Lowed w 3 o 300 200 i o o 200 too 27 0 2 a r h 400 400 3 1 1 3 0 300 3 0 1 300 300 0 0 2? 1 z 000 000 000 2 3 000 2 1 in h r Erbb so 821107 920025 third on a sacrifice grounder by Paul Canne Ralla. Tommy Lynch the next Batter was an English strikeout victim and Home then blasted his ground Rule double scoring Beasley. Eddie beam collected the first Cheraw hit in the second inning got to second on a sacrifice grounder but was tagged out on fielder s Choice going to third. The other Cheraw hit came in the seventh As Grady Chavis lined a shot to left with two out. The next Batter grounded out to end the inning. Beasley robbed Cheraw of two sure singles in the sixth As he made sparking stops on hot grounders. Both pitchers seemed to strengthen As the game pro Gressed. English allowed Only one base runner after Timmonsville scored in the fourth retiring senators fall Cleveland a buddy Bradford smashed a grand slam Lomer in the eighth inning to ring the Cleveland indians rom behind for a 6-5 Victory heir fourth in a Row Over the Washington senators Day night. It was Only the third Homer or Bradford who returned rom military service last month. Washington helped by two runs walked in by Rookie hurler Steve Dunning took a 5-1 Lead at the top of the eighth on Rick Reichardt s Pinch Homer. Coach Bill Pate s boys in order in the fifth sixth and seventh innings. Howell had Only five strikeouts four of which came in the final two innings. Timmonsville will Host Olanta Friday night and Cheraw will be at Home to Florence. Yanks dumped Baltimore a Don Buford s two run single with the bases loaded in the ninth lifted the Baltimore orioles to a 9-8 Victory Over the new York Yan Kees wednesday night. Frank Robinson s ninth inning Lead off Homer his second Solo blast of the night set the stage for the Baltimore rally after eighth inning homers by John Phillies Blank pirates Philadelphia apron Johnson walloped a ninth in Ning Home run breaking up scoreless pitching Duel Between Philadelphia s Rick Wise and Pittsburgh s Steve Blass Ami giving the Phillies a 2-0 Victory Over the pirates wednesday night. Don Money opened the Bottolv of the ninth with a walk and or Johnny Briggs popped up at tempting to sacrifice Johnson followed with his 16th Homer of the year to break up the game. The Homer was the fourth hit off Blass the same number that Wise allowed. Braves lose Atlanta a Jim Ray Hart tied a National league record by driving in six runs in an 11-run fifth inning wednes Day night As the san Francisco giants routed the Allah t braves 13-0. Haart was recalled fro my time Ellis and Curt Blefary had put Nix earlier in the week by the i giants. After doubling in the second and driving in a run in the third with a single Haart balled in three runs on his first trip to the plate in the fifth with his first Home run of the season. When he came to Bat again later in the inning he slammed a bases loaded triple. Haart s six runs battled in for an inning tied a National leaguer ecord set by Refl Kle of the new York giants in 19u-. The giants sent 15 batters to the plate in the inning and the 11 runs they scored set an at Lanta stadium record. Gaylord Perry was already Well on the Way to his victry when the explosion occurred. He retired the first nine batters he faced and wound up with a 1 five hitter. New York ahead 8-6. The Homer by Ellis tied the score 6-6 and chased Baltimore starter Dave Mcnally. Thurman Munson then rapped his fourth hit a single off Moe Drabowsky and Blefary followed with his blast. Munson earlier socked a free run Homer in the second inning to tie the score 3-3. Six of. Baltimore s first seven batters hit safely off Stan Bahn sen including a Lead off Homer by Don Buford but the orioles were held to just three runs when Robinson was thrown out at the plate. Danny Cater s run scoring double gave the yanks a 4-3 Edge in the third but Baltimore urged ahead 64-in the fourth on 3oog Powell s two run twiner and Robinson s first Homer both Oft Ron Klimkowski. Jerry Wood shot a Hole in one recently at tie Florence country club. The shot was witnessed by Wood s playing partner Bly Wilkes on the no. 3 Par three Hole. Pussycat we hereby declare 1970 the year of the pussycat. Our National prize winning drink has become a great Success. No wonder. This sunny Orange Sweet sour makes you want to purr. And mixes up Quick As a cat. Just Combine a packet of instant pussycat water and Early times. Ask for instant pussycat mix at your favorite food or liquor store. To get a set of 4-w a of. 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