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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - March 24, 1976, High Point, North CarolinaLeague preview Man Ruihui Niran Csuy i too Many Olfs keep Ranger optimism toned Down Pompano Beach Fla. A last year Billy Martin predicted a Pennant. The Texas rangers came in third place in the american league West and the fiesta manager got the axe. The optimism is toned Down this season and for Good reason. The Short Spring training Camp Hurt the rangers More than most american league learns because manager Frank Lucchesi is desperate to find pitching help behind his Star Veteran Gaylord Perry. Perry is ready but after Fiat a lot of ifs come into play. If Bill Singer obtained in the of season from California in a Trade for first baseman Jim Spencer can come off Arm surgery and if Nelson Briles can regain the form he once had before going sour at Kansas City the in the hangers might make a championship move. The rangers Are counting on a lot of Lon shots like lefty Jim Umbarger a second Frank Lucchesi new manager year Man. Who was 8-7 As a Rookie last Jim Gideon the mainstay of the University of Texas 1975 Mcaa championship Rookie right hander Jeff Terpko Jeff Burroughs eyes better year Reserve out fielder Juan Beniquez obtained in a Trade for Pitcher Fergie Jenkins settling Down an error prone the Roy Smalley Experiment at second base. The if list is endless. The Only tested Relief Pitcher the rangers could count on last season was right handed Steve Foucault who has posted 22 of the 29 saves registered in the last two years. Smalley a highly regarded shortstop has been switched to second base so he won t be playing behind american league All Star Toby Harrah who hit .293 with 20 Home runs and 93 rib in a Banner 1975 at the plate. I think i can make the switch but the delay in starting Camp certainly did t help Smalley said. Third base will be anchored by Roy Howell a Power hitter who is still a question Mark in the Field. Mike Hargrove a line drive hitting second year Man with two .300 plus seasons under his Belt will be a permanent fixture at first base. Rifle armed Jim Sundberg who must improve his hit Ting is behind the plate. The Outfield will find Jeff Burroughs in right Field. The 1974 Al s most valuable player slumped to a .226 average despite 29 Home runs and 94 rib last year. He recently signed a three year contract and said i m not going to try for the Longballa As much this year. 1 get mad every time i think about How Many times i struck out the rangers Hope Beni Quez can provide a solid Bat to go along with his Speed in Center Field. He hit .291 in 78 games for Boston last year. All purpose Lenny Randle is expected to hold Down the left Field Post. He hit in 1975 and played second base third base and All the Outfield positions. Tom Grieve will be in the line up every Day either As a designated hitter or in an out Field position. Grieve thrived under Lucchesi s handling lust year coming on Strong to hit .276. I m not making any pre Lucchesi said but Don t sell this lean it appears however Texa Lias too Many questions to by answered to finish ahead o Oakland or Kansas City. Caps tie scouts save face Landover my. A when the Stanley cup playoffs begin next month the two worst teams in the National hockey league will be opposing each other in a four game tour of Japan. Those same teams the Washington capitals and Kansas City scouts battled to a 5-5 tie tuesday night with the Caps rallying from 4-0 and 5-2 deficits to save face before a half dozen of their eventual japanese hosts who attended the game. The comeback also kept Washington coach Tom Mcvie from having to Back up a boast which suggested that he and his players should seek some other line of Endeavor if they lost. Perhaps swept up in his club s guaranteed win night promotion Mcvie said in a published Story tuesday lose to those Guys find i la quit and some of our players ought to consider go ing Back to Canada to drive a taxi or a soda elsewhere the Philadel phia flyers and Minnesota North stars struggled to a 3-3 tie and the Vancouver canucks trounced the new York islanders 5-1. In the world hockey association it was Cleveland crusaders 3, Quebec Nordi ques 1 Toronto Toros 6, Calgary cowboys 5 in Over time while the Indianapolis racers and san. Diego mariners slugged it out to an 8-8 deadlock. Chuck Arnason scored two goals and assisted on another for the scouts. He scored the Only goal against Bernie Wolfe who took Over in the Washington nets after goals by Dennis Patterson and Craig Patrick within 17 seconds drove Ron Low to the Bench Early in the second sunday school champs the Lexington Avenue Baptist Church team captured the High Point sunday school league championship. 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