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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - June 20, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Iceni Dywon t pirates laugh it up at Daffy dodgers _ m a in a a amp a it amm k a a a. Fed _ i i a wa�4 a a get. Fnu i a r of j v04 it i stay Aba Boss new York api Walter Kennedy. National basketball association commissioner for the past la years has made it Clear to the league s owners that he will not continue in the position beyond his current five year contract which expires june i. 1975. Quot under no circumstances will i remain As commissioner beyond the termination of my present contract Quot an admittedly upset Kennedy said wednesday after the Aba Board of governors had met for Rune hours at an unprecedented executive session and failed to elect Alan Rothenberg or Henry Lemman As his successor. Quot i made that Point very Clear to them a said Kennedy who in 1973 announced that he planned to retire in 1975. Giving the owners two years to find a replacement the executive session included Only the 18 owners and excluded Kennedy for most of the time at his request. When the owners recessed until today they scurried out without issuing a statement. Kennedy appeared stunned that a decision was not reached he said that each time the owners called him in. He asked them for a statement but they would Only say Quot we Are still the owners did not Tell him How Many votes were taken what the results were if there were any votes and not even whether Rothenberg. 35, or Steinman. 41. Or both attended the meeting. But it was Learned that Steinman was Only one vote shy of gaining the necessary 14 votes for election from the 18-member Board and that both candidates both Law Angeles lawyers did attend and were questioned for about one hour Kennedy has seen the league grow from nine to 18 teams and Prosper from a current $9 million television contract during his reign. Quot maybe they t the owners were acting under the apprehension that i might change my mind but i told them no. I have no interest and i have had no interest in going beyond the expiration of my contract twelve years on this Job is Long enough Kennedy wants to devote More time to his family. Rothenberg. Legal counsel for Jack Kent Cooke owner of the los Angeles lakers and Steinman. A former basketball player at Urcla under John wooden were the final nominations of a selection committee that began last year searching for a replacement. By the associated press anybody Home who a on first Why Don t ask. Even Abbott and costello could t have explained this mess. With a Daffinese that brought Back memories of those wild Brooklyn dodgers and new York giants the new. Improved los Angeles dodgers and san Francisco giants elevated the Art of base running to new highs. Or depending on your Point of View dumped it Down to new lows. Things like san Diego Rookie Dan spinner s one hit 1-0 Victory Over the Chicago cubs were almost overlooked As were the commonplace victories by Montreal. 4-2 Over Cincinnati Atlanta 5-0 Over new York. And Philadelphia. 5-4 Over Houston. In the first inning of the dodgers game in Pittsburgh wednesday night which the pirates won 73. Lee Lacy of los Angeles was on third Jimmy Wynn on second and Ron Cey on first As Jerry Reuss fired a two out full count pitch to Joe Ferguson strike three Ferguson thought so. So did Catcher Manny san Guillen flipping the Ball toward the Mound and so. Unfortunately did Lacy jogging toward the dodgers dugout strike three nope Ball four. Henry Aarons first three hits of the 1974 baseball season were Home runs. His first swing at a Ball in Cincinnati s opener tied babe Ruth s record at 714. Wynn on third by this time took off for Home but was tagged out by the Cather san Guillen. Who then relayed it to Richie Hebner at third who stepped on the bag. Lacy suddenly realized what was going i and dashed headlong to the plate where Hebner threw to san Guillen. Who tagged Lacy. Chief Umpire de Sudol finally ruled that Wynn was out when he touched Home because he technically passed Lacy on the base path. And Lacy was entitled to Home because of the bases loaded walk even though he was near the dugout when Wynn was out. And what s More the Umpire added. Lacy was immune to a tag so he scored when he Slid Home even though san Guillen tagged him and even though Wynn had already made the last out of the inning the pirates overcame the dodgers 3-1 Lead to win. Tent campers truck covers trailers motor Homes Kamp o ree vacation Sale see to elsewhere this newspaper class 5. Cardinal i the giants had a play to match. In the third inning. Giant Garry Maddox was on first when de Goodson hit a Bob Gibson pitch to deep Center Field. Bake Mcbride leaped for it at the 410-foot sign on the Wall and seemingly caught it. But the Ball fell out. Over the eight foot High Wall. What was it a two run Homer for Goodson Maddox stopped at second base. Then he circled Back toward first thinking the Ball was caught. It was thrown Back Over the Wall onto the playing Field by a stadium attendant Goodson passed him Between first and second and was called out for passing Maddox. Then Maddox took off again coming around the bases the right Way. He crossed Home and Goodson was credited with a run scoring single. Bobby Bonds of the giants and Jose Crux of the cardinals traded three run homers and Tito Fuentes broke a 4-4 tie with a seventh inning single to give san Francisco the Victory. Padres i. Cabs a spinner called his one hitter his Best game Ever and if he had had Luck would have had a no hitter against the cubs. Rick mondays third inning line drive ricocheted off spinner and he made it to first. Expos 4. Reds 2 Roo Hunts Bastina ded tie breaking single and Tim Foli a sacrifice Fly gave the expos a two run Edge in the fourth innings which Rookie Relief Pitcher John Montague made stand. Braves met 0 Tom House relieved Buzz Capra for the braves in the sixth inning with Atlanta leading 2-0, and preserved the win. Phils 5, Astro 4 Mike Schmidt had three singles and drove Home two runs and Jim Lonborg pitched his fifth straight Victory in the Phillies Victory Over Houston. American league scores Chicago is. Cleveland 4 Baltimore 8. Minnesota 5 Kansas cite 2. Milwaukee 0 Detroit 4. Texas 2 new York 2. California i. And Boston 2, Oakland i in la. 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