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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - August 1, 1973, High Point, North Carolina Emery Wood swims to 4th Crown wednesday August i 1973. Page 3-c Crompton is stymied As East upsets West Greensboro pre game reports had set the stage for a wild West show starring Long Jeff Crompton in the 25th annual East West All Star basketball classic but when the curtain fell tuesday night it was the Man out of the East that cast the biggest Shadow. Leon Dickens of Roxboro persons came off the Bench in the first Quarter to score 25 record setter Susan Foster in action Oakview swimmer sets new Mark in 50-meter Butterfly staff photo by Sonny Hedgecock 701 in t a Happy Homer score read 9-5 instead of 9-4. A it just seems to be that Wray a said Aaron referring to the fact that Many of his homers this year Are coming in losing causes. Aaron however provided some excitement for the 25.506 fans in the second game when he narrowly missed no. 702. Aaron came on in the fourth inning As a Pinch hitter with the bases loaded and ripped a Long drive which reds Center fielder Andy Kosco caught with his Back against the Fence. It went As a sacrifice Fly capping a three run inning and giving the braves a 10-5 Lead. But Atlanta lost the second game too 13-11. On this night Aaron was no match for the reds Joe Morgan who drove in seven runs with three homers and two doubles. Aaron drilled no. 701 off right handed reliever Pedro Borbon slamming a 2-2 fastball Over the wire Fence in left Center Field at the 375 foot Mark in Atlanta stadium. The Ball hit off the permanent Wall another 15 feet Back and dropped into the braves bullpen 400 feet from Home plate. A it was just a fastball a a said the 39-Yeiar-old Aaron who is closing in on babe Ruth Sall time record of 714 career Home runs. When asked if it was right Down the Middle Aaron said a a done to make me say that then the commissioner will be on my he was referring to a recent associated press Story in which some National league Atlanta a Hank Aaron had cracked his 701st career Home run Only moments earlier but there was Little Joy for the Atlanta slugger. The braves had just lost the opener of a twi night doubleheader to the Cincinnati reds tuesday and Aarons 28th Home run of the season in the ninth inning Only made the pitchers said they would Groove no. 714. The Home run was Aarons first since july 21 when he hit his 700th off Ken Brett of the Philadelphia Phillies. The Milestone Homer was Worth 700 Silver dollars to the Lucky Atlanta fan who retrieved the Ball. However tuesday nights blast did no to make it into the stands so 701 Silver dollars will go to Aarons favorite Charity. The braves management will continue to give away the Silver dollars that match his Home run total until Aaron reaches the coveted 715 Mark. To the 39-year-old Aaron no. 701 was a just a number right now a admitting that the ones that really count Are 714 and 715. The Home run moved Aaron to within four of All time Leader Stan Musial on the list of extra base hits. Aaron now has 1,373 to Musial s 1,377. The braves have 50 games left after tuesdays double header. Application Blank Enterprise Golf classic August 18 19 and 25 26 More famous los Angele s a eight former College football stars All consensus All americans and two coaches have been named to the citizens savings College football Hall of Fame. The coaches picked Are Michigan states Daughtery and Bob Delaney of Nebraska. Two running backs were selected Ernie Davis of Syracuse and Howard Cassady of Ohio state. The rest were All linemen in College. They were log Michaels Kentucky Leo Nomel Lini Minnesota los Richter California de Widseth Minnesota Alvin sister Michigan and Alex Wojciechowic of Fordham. Name address phone average score or Handicap division sub Junior Junior classic women. Preferred starting time Circle one or two 7-8-9-10-11.12.1-2-3 same starting time will be used saturday and sunday All entries must be mailed or delivered to sports department of the Enterprise Auto parts Steeles looking for receivers Hugh Walton mor. Lewis Supply co. No. 6 2295 English Road across from armory Tel. 883-1 139 he a come on Strong in recent drills but the cold fact exists that he a competing at the most top heavy positions on the Steeler team. Complete satisfaction in tires and automotive service so Uswa Browning budget terms handcrafted Quality you can depend on year after year. Well take your old gun in Trade Sank amerious Browning superposed the Over and under that s Over and above All others. 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