High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Jun 27 1976, Page 39

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - June 27, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Benny Phillips remember april when the Independent raring teams joined together to pressure Lascar and track owners to pay More for their services Well the sanctioning body and member tracks have introduced a new financial program for a limited group of Independent grand National Stock car racing teams without doubt it was designed to pacify some of the in dependents the new somewhat complicated system is an expansion of current Bonus programs and while it is designed to Aid financially ailing teams it emphasize. Finishing Over trying to win the a expansion of plan to be formally titled a plan la. Increases the Bonus portion of racing purses by As much As and becomes effective with the july 4 firecracker 400 at Daytona Speedway the a a la contribution to the firer Racker will be the maximum amount the minimum is $5,000which will be paid to to car owners on a scale from is 700 for the first a alb a finisher to 1250 to the 10th place a alb finisher the plan has absolutely nothing to do with a Driver s Overall finishing position lits a alb Quot Bonus is determined according to How he finishes in relation to 17 other Drivers included in a plan although the added Bonus Money is not pure Plain of Charity it does not require the Quot plan la Drivers to compete against the top racing teams a plan la or Winner s Circle participants in order to collect the added Money the top teams the winning teams Are excluded from participation in the new plan this is certainly not to say the Independent teams will not reap financial Benefit from the new program they will but without having to Knock Heads with such Drivers As Petty. Yarborough. Pearson. Allison Baker and Waltrip under the new plan a la Driver is now eligible to win a maximum of 12.450 at a super Speedway event in addition to his payoff from the actual racing purse. The a a la Drivers most of whom participated in the unofficial protest that led to the new Bonus formula form a group top heavy with patented strokes plus a few consistent lavenders and a Lew ambitious independents who Are striving to become winning con tenders the most prominent teams among the 18 Are lemme Pond s Chevy operation and Dick Brooks Ford team the participating teams have entered a combined total of More than 3 Soo rates through the years and have won a total of five two each by Elmo Langley and recent Independent spokesman James Hylton and one by Brooks this season the 18 teams have raced a combined total of More than Job times compiled Zero vie lories five top five finishes and 47 top to performances the most significant aspect of plan a alb is the future however and not just in Cash and monetary Benefit to the competitor. But in terms of incentive previous and existing Aid plans have had Only minimal effect pm improved it a Tormann when the Reward demands less than Complete dedication less than maximum output and less than what it takes to win. Then there is a question As to the merits of the Reward in any sport. Have the tracks and answered the Call or have the two responded with a Fence Riding plan of pacification does a a by a provide incentive As Well As Cash we Dunk not in most cases but realize there Are a Lew teams who want to ride instead of race no matter what the situation the incentive nevertheless should never be in this direction. Hayworth takes 1st r Aleigh a High Point s John David Hayworth tossed the shot is feet eight inches saturday to capture first place in the North Carolina Junior olympic track and Field meet at no mat University Hayworth off Peak form due to a Strep Throat infection was More than two feet off his personal record of 56 Lect. But was two feet better than his nearest competitor the Victory qualities him Tor regional Competition in july also at no state Hayworth the 1974 or olympic discus Champion and 1975 stale indoor High school shot Champion is a graduate of High Point Central and will Amend n c state on a football giant this tall the pm Challenge Vann York challenges you to compare 0000131 against any other compact car. Others have compared and they found that Fiat 131 had a smoother and quieter ride better braking and handling excellent fuel Economy and came fully equipped with extras that Don t Cost extra. Before you decide on grand Volare Nova Audi Fox vow Dasher or any other compact discover the italian concept of adapting race car suspension and handling to a passenger York Pontiac Fiat honda817 n. Main St. 885-9326 j yanks Breeze past Brewers new York api Chris Chambliss drove in two runs with a single and double and Elrod Hendrick knocked in a pair with i firs Home run in a new York uniform and a sacrifice Fly. Powering the Yankees to a 6-3 victors Over the Milwaukee Brewers saturday de Figueroa. 9 4. With ninth inning Relief help from Sparky Lyle became the Yankees winning Pitcher Ane ahead of Cal fish Hunter and Dock Ellis Figueroa who pitched witless Bali for si-3 innings and survived a sixth inning outburst by the Brewer. A mowed five hit in eight inning including a two run Homer by berm a arb. The Victory was the Yankees loth in their last 12 games. 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Finley currently embroiled in a squabble Over the Sale of three Star players lost a court Appeal Friday in a Long standing dispute with Pitcher Catfish Hunter now playing for the new York Yankees by a 2-1 ruling the state court of appeals upheld a 1975 arbitration finding that affirmed Hunter s free agent status and ordered Finley to pay $50,000 to the Pitcher in deferred salary High Point Enterprise. Sunday. June 27, 1976 pc Tiant shackles tigers As red sox survive 2-1 Boston api Rico Petrocelli drove in both Boston runs the second on a sacrifice Fly in the ninth in neg. Lifting the red sox to a 2-1 Victory Over the Detroit tigers saturday behind the clutch pitching of Luis Tiant Bobby Darwin Given a starting assignment in the Outfield As 1975 american league most valuable player Fred Lynn was benched opened the ninth with a double just out of Alex Johnson s reach near the Loftfield line. He k Miller ran for Darwin and took third on Carl Yastrzemski s Fly to right Dwight Evans was walked intentionally to set up a possible double play but Petrocelli scored Miller with a Fly Ball to deep Lef Teemer Tiant 9-5. Scattered eight hits in the nationally televised game he needed Only 84 pitches in out dueling Detroit a Dave Roberts 7-6. Who allowed just six hits the tigers picked up a run in the fourth on a single by Tom Veryzer. A double by Ben Oglivie and Jason Thompson s sacrifice Fly. Right fielder Darwin s throw to the plate appeared in time to Nail Veryzer but the runner apparently eluded Catcher Carlton risks tag the red sox argued the Call Lynn a left handed swinger gripped in a hitting slump along with most of his teammates. 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Now 2975 26�?� 13�?� 800 3500 Small charge for alterations Cash Check master charge Banka Dericard on All Sale merchandise Arnold Craven High Point Winston Sahm or in Boroh High Point Sheraton hotel building 883-0715 Greensboro 218 North Elm 274-3743winston-Salemhyatt House hotel 724-0814

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