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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - July 24, 1973, Florence, South CarolinaJuly Florence morning news Anderson going after Victory jjl44th ail Star game tuesday number two is number one Nadezhda Besfamilnaya Centero the soviet Union stands with two americans she beat in the women s 100 meter dash monday at the Usa user track meet in Minsk user. Jackie Thompson right was third and Martha Watson left trained. Soviet men women grab first Day track Lead Minsk. api a powerful soviet team took a 05 51 Lead Over the United Stales men in the first Day of a dual track and Field meet despite the Brilliant running of Young Springer Steve Williams. The soviet women cracked american domination in the sprints i Nishig -2 in the 1m and 400 my scr dashes and taking the 400 relay to spurt to a 53-20 first Day Lead. Williams a b-fool-3 Bijj Craven on the soil Minsk track that held Down times won the 100 going away in a Good 10.1 seconds. Herb Washington of Flint. Mich., was second in Williams from new York City denied a 100 meter Duel with the world s fastest Valery borzoi. Who picked up olympic Gold in both the 100-and 200-Metcis at Munich showed Boimov his heels in the relay. Running Anchor on the 400 team. Williams got the Balon about three meters behind Bor nov and left the russian a Good three meters behind at the Lape. In the 5-3-2-1 scoring system the . Team had expected to pick up five Points in the pole vault. But Mikec Ottono Ocala. Fla. Reinsured a hamstring muscle in his first Effort and had to abandon the Compeli Tori. The russians took first and second. In a tactical race marked by a slow first Quarter. Yevgeny a Zhdanov. Who lost the olympic 800 by a whisker to Dave Woolle of Bowling Green. Ohio did t have a Chance for revenge since Wottle is entered Only in he 1.500 on tuesday. The Strong soviet men s team which captured such events As the triple jump picked up valuable Points in the 110 hurdles and 400. Tommie White of Van i Guys. Calif won the hurdles Lor the americans but Viktor a Vinikov heat out a fading Charles Fosler. From Gaffney. . For second. And in the 400. James Redd of Elmsford. . Won but Semynin Kocher grabbed second place from Maxie Parks of Fresno. Calif. The Only Hope for the Ameri can girls was to dominate the Springs. But in the 100 Nadezhda Besfamilnaya and Jalina Mitroshina. Took Over in the final 20 meters to beat Jackie Randolph of Washington and Martha Wai son of Long Beach. Calif. Al meters Kolesnikova. A Long legged blonde won easily Vilh Nalalio Kulichkova second. Debora car Penter of prarie View. . And Kathy Hammond of Sacra mento Calif were Hadly beaten. Lyudmila Bragina of the so Viel Union was pushed by Ica male Tamara Angelova in the 1.500 bul won handily her Lime of was far off her world record. Veterans Elvira Zolina and 1 Aina Melnik easily won the javelin and discuss and soviet girls picked up seconds in both events. Melnik. The world record Holder in the discus won with a loss of 219-1 a. Al Feuerbach. Of san Jose. Calif., world record Holder in the shot Wilh a pending 71-7, easily won with a heave of u7 10redskins play waiting game with missing Thomas Brown top ten i baseball s top ten by the associated press based on 225 bus. National league player club g a r h pet. Watson Hon 102 379 10 123 .325 Rosecan 98 398 66 .324 84 332 45 107 91 326 54 104 .319 ced Anohin 81 305 57 97 .318 Cood sons i 84 321 33 102 .318 Matthew ssh 89 310 98 .316 Grubb so 74 255 35 so .314 Unsei pin n 251 41 it .311 91 297 50 92 .310 Koine runs Stargell Pittsburgh. X Haaron Al Lanta. ?2 Evans Allan a 27 Bonds. San a Johnson a liar la 23. Runs batted n so Argyll Pittsburgh 75 8ench, Cincin Nali. 71 Evans Allan a. 67 Bonds. San Francisco 64 Luzinski Philadelphia 63. Pilning 8 decisions Brill. Philadelphia. 9-3. .750 Parker. New York. 6-1,50 . Phila Delphia 8-3, .727 Billing Harn Cincinnati 14-4. .700 Saver. Hew York. La i. Wise St. Loyis 11-5. .6b3 Osteen los avg Els 11-5, .683 Bryant Sanfrancisco 14-7. Based on 225 Al bats. American league Carlisle. A. A the Washington redskins arc play ing a waiting game. Dunne Thomas and Larry Brown two of the Star running backs of the National football league belong to the redskins but neither was in training Camp monday for the team s workout. Coach George Allen in reply to a question said he could not say when Thomas would report he might not gel in Here until late he might get in for our afternoon practice. He might not get in until tues Day said Allen. Thomas a 26-year-old who has had problems with three teams in the past year was acquired by the redskins from san Diego last thursday for High draft 1 in Allen talked to Thomas and his agent Abner Haynes. Last Friday night and was told that they would arrive at Dickinson College the redskins training site the Redskin coach said he would not put a deadline on Thomas arriving. He had something to do in Texas this Allen said. Then it s a two and a half hour flight to Harrisburg and another hour to get Here. So. I m not on the other hand. Brown has refused to report to Camp until the redskins discuss a future contract which would a Narance him financial reeling Chicago faces rough time Security. Brown he nil s most Valu Able player last year wants a multiyear pad beginning in 1974 after his current thru year contract expires. He has stayed away frown the South Central Pennsylvania col lege Community since the Camp opened nine Days ago and Allen has said he will be fined a Day for every Day he misses. The redskins say they will not discuss a future contract Wilh Brown until he reports. Asked if there have been any discussions Wilh Brown by someone from the redskins or Allen replied i Haven t heard a thing on i know that when he gets in hell he raring to said Allen who has Lei redskins president Edward Hennell Williams handled the Brown Case be cause he does nol want to create ill feelings Between the running Back and himself. H Pel. 122 .350 127 .330 n .319 76 .310 111 .304 100 83 93 .297 79 .297 97 .297 player club g a r car cumin 90 349 60 95 385 61 Bot 76 307 29 69 245 39 Marc cry 101 396 56 92 335 50 Kirkpatrick pc l 279 48 Munso Nhy 91 313 52 bin 71 266 47 Maybur Ryck 97 327 61 Home runs Oakland 23 Hanovick Cleveland 20 Kansas City. 20 Olis. Kansas City 20 Fisk Boson 18 Murcer new York 18 Bando Oak land. 16. Runs balled in , Oakland 81 Mayberry Kansas City 80 Murcer new Yore 63 Darwin Minnesota 62 Mellon Chicago. 60 Olis Kansas cily 60. Pitching i decry font Hunt or Oakland. I5o, .833 Singer Cal i of la 15-5, .750 Lee bosom 12-4, .750 comb in. Milwaukee. 13-5. .722 split Oral Kansas cily 13-5, .706 Robson new York 6-3. .467 Mcdanlel. New York 0, .647 Colcor an de Roll 156, .652. Chicago api things could go from bad to worse Afler the All Star lame break for the Chicago cubs reeling after a skid from the National league Kast Lead they held for 74 Days. Starting thursday at Wrigley Field the cribs play i to games and finish a suspended game with the Pittsburgh then face a four game invasion by the St. Louis cardinals who sunday wrestled the no Kast Lead from the cubs by a half game. In Only 24 games the cubs blew an eight game Lead Over the run Crup cardinals losing 15 of 20 since june 29 and nine of their last Loames. Just iwo Days before the anniversary of his take Over from Leo Durocher As cub Pilot last july 24. Whitey Lockman s team sunday surrendered the top rung it held since May 9 in a 13-inning. 4-1 loss Here to the san Francisco giants. We re too Good a club to slay in this rut too commented Lyckman. Right now falling out of first place won t make or break us. We be got plenty of thai s More than Durocher could say after his 1969 cubs went into their ill famed sep tember swoon finishing eight games behind the new York mets after leading the no Kast from april 8 to sept. 10. Lockman s cubs might have plenty of Lime hut they have Only outfielder Jose Cardenal Hilling above .300 and their pitching Ferguson Jenkins snuggling with a 9-8 record. While the cubs Trail the sur prising cardinals by a half Lead the ominous pirates by Only 3 games. Prior to thursday s opener of a two game set Wilh Pittsburgh the iwo clubs will resume a suspended game of april 21 in which the cuts led the pirates 10-8 Afler six innings. The cubs with a 51-46 record still Are ahead of last season s Pace Al the same time under Durocher. Who resigned at the suggestion of owner Phil Wrigley. Lockman look Over a club with a 46-44 Mark lied with the cardinals for fourth place 10 games behind the pirates. Seven run Lead lost new York a the new York Yankees offer the Best proof As to Why the Texas rangers have lost twice As Many american league games As they have won this Spring. In a recent game in Yankee stadium Texas held a 7-0 Lead in the top of the second inning. But the Yankees came on and won the game 9-7. Wise and Hunter Are Mound picks Kansas City Lap Man Ager Sparky Anderson a loser in three previous confrontations Wilh the american league is determined to end that personal frustration tuesday night in baseball s 44lh annual All Star baseball game. I m Here for just one to said Anderson after announcing his starting lineup for the National league team. That s the added Chub Feeney the no president. Everybody says i m a Nice said Sparky. Well. I m tired of being Nice and los ing to these Guys. I d like to be on the winning Side for a Anderson s Cincinnati reds lost world series showdowns to american league teams last year and in i970 and Sparky s All Star team is the Only no squad to lose a game in this series since 19b2. I d have to said an Derson that if i were without a Job. I could t gel one in the american league in an Effort to improve his personal record and increase the is l s 24-18 Lead in these games. Anderson insisted he would not be hound by the All Star tradition of trying to get All his players into the game. I m not Here to make a lot of people he said. That brought up the subject of superstar Willie slays added to the squad almost As an after thought when the rosters were increased to 23 players. Mays in the Twilight of a Brilliant Ca reer could me Stan it trial s All time record of 24 All Star appearances if he plays tues Day night. Hut Anderson was t promising that he new York mils outfielder would see any action. I have no special plans for said Sparky. I would like to see him gel in there s no question about that. I Hope in works Oul that Way. Hut f did t come Here to play any one player. I m not Here to change the players in my lineup. I m Here to win. With that in mind. Anderson will hand the baseball for Start ers lost. Louis Pitcher Rick Wise. 11-5. Opposing him Tor the americans will he Oakland s Jim Catfish Hunter. 15-3. The National league lineup opens with two of Anderson s Cincinnati stars left fielder Pete Rose and second baseman Joe Morgan. I m keeping them together no top because they work Well the manager said. They la be followed by hous ton s Cesar Codeno in Center Field Hank Aaron of Attalla playing first base. Chicago s Billy Williams in right Field. Johnny Bench of he reds catching. Chicago s Ron Santo Al third base. Chris Speier of san Francisco at shortstop Anci Wise pitching. The american league will open with Oakland s Bert Campaneria at shortstop. Minnesota s Rod Carew Al second base first baseman John Mey Berry of Kansas City and right fielder Reggie Jackson of Oak land Al the lop of the lineup. Then it will he Amos Otis of Kansas City in Center Field. New York s Bobby Murcer in left Boston Catcher Carlton Baltimore third baseman Brooks Robinson and Hunter pitching. Chicago s Chuck Tanner stood in for ailing Dick Wil Liams manager of the Allars. At a monday press conference listing the starting lineups. Kansas City api the Sterling i in tar baseball s 44 i annual All Star game american Avo. National Campaneria is .279 Rose if Carew 2b .350 Morgan 2b May Birry in .297 Cetino it in Aaron in .29 Williams re .306 Bench c .275 Santo 3b .2s8 Speier is 15 3 Wise p Williams who underwent an emergency appendectomy last thursday left Oakland monday afternoon and was scheduled to he in the Al dugout at game time. I said Tanner to Day s designated then he announced Williams lineup and turned to Anderson. Looks pretty Good for us. Sparky. One we use the designated no. said Anderson. The controversial designated hitter Rule permitting a per manent Batter for the Pitcher is not allowed in inner league matches such As the All Star game and the world series. All Star starting pitchers Rick Wise is at left and Jim Hunter right Aaron is peeved by Kuhn s snub Kansas City api Hank Aaron in a combative mood on the eve of the 44th All Star game took on the commissioner of baseball and he Hall of Fame on monday. The Atlanta braves slugger speaking at a news conference at royals stadium first expressed his displeasure about what he considered a snub from commissioner Bowie Kukri. I did t receive a Telegram from the commissioner when i hit my 70fllh Home said Aaron. National league presi comments while in Kansas City Dent Chub Feeney sent me a for tuesday s All Star game Telegram after i hit it. I would think thai the commissioner would Send one Aaron was reminded by a re Porter that in was t common for a Man to his 700 Home runs. And Aaron who Sal tempting to eclipse babe Ruth s career record of 714. Answered with a smile i know that s Why the commissioner should have sent the Kuhn. Informed of Aaron s centurions win District tourney the Florence centurions belted Fairfield 16-8 in the championship game of the District three Palmetto majors tournament monday night at legion Field and earned the right to enter the upper stale playoffs. The centurions put together six hits including a two run Homer by Mark Veitch and 13 walks by a wild Fairfield pit Ching staff to gel the win. The Florence team won the double elimination tournament by beating Delmae Puritan 4-2. Oak Grove 5-2 and Fairfield 8-3 in Early games. The Cen turbans then Tost to a regular season Champion Hartsville 6-4 before beating Fairfield in the title game. Carlsville lost a pair of games to Fairfield to be eliminated while Darlington and the Florence aces both dropped their first two games in the tourney. Delmae beat the aces and Camden but lost to the Cen turbans and to Fairfield. Ted Hayes pitched the first five innings of the Champion ship game and gave up three runs. Eddie Hutto came on in the sixth and was racked for five runs before Craig Coward came on to finish up Wilh a Fine Relief Job. Veitch. Gary Myers and Hayes All homered for the Cen turbans during the tourney. The centurions. Sponsored by the Florence police depart ment play in e Winner of the Seneca Gaffney series in a Best of three series beginning Satur Day. The teams play a twin Bill next saturday on the upstate team s Field and come to Florence for the third game monday if it is needed. Mike Wilson of the centurions was named the league s most valuable player during the regular season and Daryl Lloyd of Darlington the top Pitcher. Had this reaction i m certainly sorry that Henry Aaron was disappointed As i am sure he knows i am one of his biggest rooters. I want to Lead the baseball Celebration when he hils714and715." the Atlanta Star also revealed thai he might not Send the 700th Home run Ball to the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. N. Y. He said he had second thoughts about it because of what he considered past snubs by the Hall. Sent the Hall my 500th Home run Ball and my 600th Home run Ball and they never even mentioned it in their Bro said Aaron. "1 Don t know if i la let them have this one. I have to think about the baseball returned to a Ron Afler he into the left Field seats at Atlanta stadium saturday currently rests in a said hammering Hank. Aaron said he sent the Bat with which he slugged no. 700to Louisville. Apparently for promotional use by the Louis Ville slugger corp. Aaron who claimed he s faced Little pressure trying to break Ruth s record also took time to talk about the president of the United states and mrs. Jackson Olis of it Foft c Robinson 3b p avg. .324 .295 .318 .255 .279 .248 .299 Mill i legion game called off the american legion baseball playoff game Between Timmonsville and Richland was rained out monday night Al the Richland team s Park near Columbia. The first game of the Best of five series in the Besl of five series is now scheduled for tuesday at 8 . Mullaney leaves colonels for stars Louisville Lap Joe lors. Mullaney. Coach of the Ken Mike store resigned two Lucky colonels has accepted a weeks ago As president and similar position with the Ulah general manager of the team stars. The associated press after he and Brown failed to Learned monday night. Reach agreement on terms of a Mullaney. Coach of the Colo new contract Nels since 1971. Is expected to Mullaney s intention to resign announce his resignation tues had been a source of Specula Day and his selection As coach Tion for several weeks. At one of the stars will be announced in a Providence. . Group sail Lake City at the same Lime. Which attempted to Purchase Bolh teams Are in the Ameri the Aba Memphis Tams had can basketball association. Indicated they would pursue Mullaney will replace la Mullaney if they obtained the Delle Anderson at Utah. Ander franchise son quit Al the end of last season Mullaney had once coached Al to become athletic director at Providence the University of Utah. During Mullaney s iwo win a spokesman for the colonels Ning seasons with the colonels would neither confirm nor deny he team compiled a 124-44 that Mullaney would resign record and advanced to the tuesday. The team spokesman Aba playoffs each year. This said however Ilia a major an past season the team advanced nou Cement is scheduled for 11 u the and final Gam of . Kit. Tuesday. The championship playoff series Mullanck s decision to leave before losing to the Indiana the colonels Marks Marks the pacers second major resignation in the Mulvaney coached the nation Aba team s Camp since the re basketball association Las cent acquisition off franchise Angeles lakers for two seasons by John y. Brown jr., whose before joining the colonels. He wife became the chairman of has one year left on a three the All woman Board of direct year contract with the colonels. Grid stars name co captains Evanston. Iii. Api the College All Slars elected four co captains on monday including quarterback Bert Jones of Louisiana state to Lead them against the favored Champion Miami dolphins in the 40th All Star football game in Chi Cago s Soldier Field on Friday night. Jones expected to Start against Miami s Ace Quarter Back Bob Griese and tight end Charles Young of Southern California were voted offensive co captains for the i Oll Cigale Leam trying to snap a nine game losing Strau in the classic Charity series sponsored by the Chicago Tribune. The All Star defensive co captains will be7 Nebraska s 230-Pound lineman. Rich Glover and 235-Pound Jimmy Youngblood. Linebacker from Tennessee tech. Although an Early 15 Point underdog the All Star Stock soared when reports from the Dolphin Camp indicated that fullback Larry Csonka definitely would not play and halfback Mercury Morris was a highly Qucsai enable performer against the pick of the 1972 collegians. Csonka has been sidelined by a Lorn High muscle while mor Ris has a serious hip injury. Last season. Csonka and mor Ris each was a rusher As he dolphins surged loan undefeated National football league season and Defeated the Washington redskins 14-7 in super howl Miami coach Don Shula said Morris and Jim Kiick Are his in thrive running backs choices California and offensive line against the All Slars bul if Man Paul Howard of Southern Morris is unable to play. Char California. Icy Leigh or Hubert Ginn. Both reserves will Start with Kiick. Cunningham sustained a knee another doubtful Miami per injury and Howard sprained an former is outside linebacker ankle in workouts but both Are Mike Kolen. Who suffered expected to see action against bruised ribs in a scrimmage. I he dolphins. Because the All Slars have had Only one All out scrimmage if Miami s inside outside under coach John Mckay of punch of Csonka and Morris is Southern California they Are missing. The dolphins May have reported in near perfect phys Griese and Karl Morrall turn Cal shape excepting fullback an Aerial bombardment Sam Cuningham of Southern against the All Sta secondary

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