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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - April 19, 1957, Kingsport, TennesseeTopper Tki lies Johnson City the Dobyns was the Best shot put Effort bar Bennett track team suffered its Rell also placed second in the second setback of the season Here discus to tie teammate o Neill thursday losing to a Well balanced science Hill Ilith school Leain in is. The toppers finished Lii it in nine events and two toppers tied Lor first in a tenth event. The indians managed to plume first in the 440-Yard clash. Mile run mile relay pole vault and Shoi put. Mike o Neill set a blistering Pace in the mile run and finished in the Best time recorded in the area this year. Today the o Neill for top scoring honors with eight Points. David Albert won a first place the tribe with a 10 6" pole vault. Johnson City won the 100-Yard Ilish the 220-Yard dash the 880 Yard run the Iso Yard High Hurd Les the 180-Yard Low hurdles the half mile relay the two mile relay the Broad jump and the discus the toppers presented a Well Dunderi Effort with 10 Points by two first place finishes on the receiving end Stengel thinks Shantz Neof baseball s Best i new York uni at five foot six and 142 pounds Bobby Shantz. Late of Kansas City and now the Yankees is the smallest pitch Cioper in the majors. He also is one the Best. J46 Casey Stengel goes even further i he declares his Little lefty is one of the Best All around players in the game. Show me something that Little Guy can t says the Yankee Pilot. Ill Tell you there Ain t Noth ing he can t do on a Ball Field and do it Well. He can pitch he can hit and he can Field with anybody. And he s smart. To would t hesitate to play him anywhere even second Short or third if i had to and i know he a do a Good Job for after such fulsome Praise we a skid Bobby How lie Felt about leaving a Tai Lender like Kansas City which dropped 102 games last year to pitch for a Pennant win Ner. Bobby grinned Kansas City was All right but t certainly have no complaints about pitching for the it is generally agreed that there in a difference in pressure be tween pitching for a chronic loser Flo Marci Assli Wim by Stone pc i ii Timp pm 520-Varcl by i frs Ikpi. time 23-1. By Bryan Sci. And Onkotz up Liefl Fri Ilsi a Tinie Scio so Yard Kun inn by fim hem Vorill Ikpi us run won by o Neill Dpi Ornu pc. 1 Alfill by sic in Mchorris Ikpi. Tim Iso Van hurdles won by Hil l up mile relay won by kits porn time Heltay won by Joinson cite. -9102. E vault won by lie pric Alberl Dpi e Bright by Harrell Ikpi. Stead umphries incl distance by Bowman Sci. Jcj Dlstance-18 jump won inc. C Albert Bays pc i and Dpi Highl by Humphreys Sci Harrell Gilmer Ikpi. Distance 117 Tough think the cents Shemp plate facing a flask Hal Smith. Friday. April 19, 1957 King port Limtt 1i Bristol Crew edges Lynn View in four Way cinder meet Here by Ian Tennessee Oliph Vikings won seven events and tied for an other thursday afternoon m Lynn View and ended the area s first j four Way track men h Points of the second place Lynnes and Date Rily each Jim one event but the warriors picked up enough second third and fourth place Points to cop i third place in the meet. Holers Vilie earned 17 Points and City had 15. The Lynnes Cann in first in three events and tied with Bris Tol for a fourth. They earned tour second places Lour third places and five fourth place Points. Honnie Quillen who earned Points to Pace the Lynn View Rookie shortstop Andre Rodgers prefers baseball Over Cricket Wofford wins Spartanburg s. C. Of cd s Golf team Defeated Vir Josinia military Institute Here thurs Day 15 --11 in a match played a steady pro basketball players group recognition St. Louis National pc tall Assn. Players and owner met thursday in an almost Trie Tio less conference res Ullig in initial recognition of the players association. Both main ire Podoloff. Aba president. And de Macau lev spokesman for the players group described the closed meeting As harmonious. The ii year old Podoloff i id lie saw an expansion of the league s franchises within a few years Chicago. Cleveland and Pittsburgh were listed by Sololoff As cities i where Aba teams May one Day 1 perform. J the Only bottleneck preventing i expansion is the obtaining of Good i personnel Podoloff said. Wei get Good players who wont dilute the Quality of the of the league team broke the school s pole Vallot record for the third time in Lour meets. Quillen bettered his week old 10 4" Mark by two i inches. He also placed second in the 100-Yard dash third in the Broad jump and fourth in the Lan Yard dash and he discus. Tennessee High s Earl Mont Gomery was High Point Winner of the meet with All of Montgomery s Points were won in the Field. He won the shot put. Tied1 for first with Lynx Gerald Ward in the Broad jump and placed Sec Ond to Quillen in he pole vault. Wayne Poore who won the 100 Yard dash Anil the was second High Point Man for he Vikings with i Points. Billy we Mumro finished first in Boones Creek edges i Lamar outfit 6-5 j Johnson i l v the Hiim sleek the Luis car Chero Keck ii a in a county league baseball game thursday Oil the Bonnes l reek Diamond. Hili uly Bowser was the winning hurler for the bars. Howard Painter was the loser for the c cherokees. Curtis Mcghee relieved Painter in the Lilli. Bill Hamilton and Len tiny Snyder paced the booties Creek hitters with two sate blows in three trips. Bobby Hamilton swatted a Home run for the bars and accounted for three runs battled in. Don Faulkner got a triple in Oliree trips plate Ward to Lead la mar s hitting. ii ads get results the do Yard run to give Gale City its Only first place. Wilimore also ran on the third place 880-Yard relay team and ended the meet with Points High Tor the Blue devils. Jimmy Leroy s is discus throw was Good for first place Lor linger Seville. Leroy placed second in he shot the Day with b Points in Lead he Warrior scoring. The win was the second Lor ten Nessee High in two attempts. Johnson City beat lie Vikings 90-30 in their first meet. Coach r. M. Smith said his boys would t run again until the big six conference meet at Johnson City. The meet was the first of the year for Rogersville Lynn View coach Karl Lane missed he services of Joe Jeter one of the Salem -1-to run ners in the area. Jeter injured his knee Al lust and was unable to Cipale. Dean feathers ran Lii mile .vh.5 to cop one of the Lynnes Lisl places and then ran Anchor for the winning two mile re Iarj team. Don complot Ward and Benny Reed each ran a lag on the relay team. Bristol s Bill Mason won the Lull Yard run and Gerald Dunlop took first in the High jump for the Viking s. Tennessee High also won the and mile relays. Main won by Poore full Loci Alzemore Iri i cd by Poore , Ilen Liti Elllen let my. Tons i by Mason . Wei. Daizi soil Lvi. Davis won by Femi Cri Camp ., Price i Tomt by hruu.1 Idali i Unn. Mmith Omer i. Gate City Mill i lir. By by lol welliver. Killsc in Masum Lynn View Frog. Time by i i aunt Ward. Reed. Rel san i. City. 9-34 ,1 join won by Ward and 111-. Ii Willen , Clari in i i. Llitinnrk-19 1" Liili by . Ward i a. Lar Brooke Harris i. For Planken Neuer Ina. Tic Lor ourth ii by i Ranj Well Lar Ilelle ple , full Len Lvi. Dis. By Quillen Lvi Mont. Y or Ater , White Jleulit-10 6" Ilynn View Stock car races late in Stoici Tri Gities Speedway sunday april 21st time trials . . Located on Airport Road by John Harrington new York ins this May Shock a Good Many britishers but Andre Rodgers the new York and a winning club but Bobby in paid for baseball either lists it make no difference to him there s much More action where he pitches. J Andre some players choke up and so Many More skills switched from a loser to a Winner. I Are required of one others Rise to the occasion. I Rodgers a Lal Roo de said. Three years in the minors less than the average for a i who has played baseball All h life and if Rodgers succeed immediately with the giants will be More or less Phenomena but the consensus is that he s go ing to be a Jolly Good baseball one Day. With a club less desperately i need of manpower than the pro ent giants Rodgers probably j Andre said in his clipped Baha Manj would have been sent out for giants Rookie shortstop likes his i new love baseball much better i than Cricket the sport on which he grew up. It in t just because he gets of course with the yanks behind is never played baseball until three year of triple a experience. Now he s being rushed a by and it remains to be seen Whethe Yia Yeo Oase Oan Urrin Siree natural skills can Triumph Ove my a Pitcher can expect ago. Cricket was his inexperience. Giant coach support both afield and at Bat. He had played some soft Tommy Henrich watching andr but he also knows that he will have Iball which he did col Partick pump a couple of batting prac tid he was impressive to someone with difficult to than he1 to beat the Best the other club has Early like Lor they Are All gunning for at the latter that wangled him a. Tryout again to Pitcher must win with giants the yanks or he will ride the Bench. A is with a Tai Lender a Good Pitcher go from 0 Sascba can lose and lose and still retain from h to Sehell hi.-, Job but not with a club Olinc for a Pennant. Art Ditmar who came from Kan Sas City to the yanks with shantx., won 12 and lost 22 zanies last year. Needless to say. He would not Long remain with the yanks if he were to lose 22 this year. In fact. Stengel would t give him a Chance to lose that Many. Birmingham Casey expects both Shank who Era conference baseball leaders was 2-7 last year and Dilmar 452 l f. Lanier of a pitches High Over the roof of tin double decked Lanier Gruiff set Pace in Southeastern Cut Field stand the at the Polo ground i observed somewhat superfluous that the lanky Young Man is Verj j Rodgers. He said is fas which probably mean that he is no Speed merchant. I throwing Arm has impressed Al who have seen him. And it1 strength May compensate to Somi degree for other defensive fault of great Range to right o left and a tendency to hold the Ball too Long before throwing. A level headed Young Man. An Dre says he has found the differ ence Between the various minors As Chuck Dressen said on open the ing Day april that Stengel could fall in leaders through games of 16 of i m learning All the he added. Willie Mays is my Rooni i i i n a y thelmare. And he helps me Partick co -1 Nie Moore yesterday. N commissioner Ber with my the concept of Mays in a Leach lamer a senior outfielder had Ling role is a new one. But Willie 27-Pomt Lead Over Vanir Erbil Slas his biographer. Charley bin sewer and come up smelling like a Bunch of roses. He did t have any pitchers except Ford. Larsen. Grim. Sturdivant and Turley so he j Ralph Greenbaum in hitting per i Stein has to come up with two swell pitchers like and Lucky or not. Casey knows How gel the most out of what kind Fate shoves his Way. And you May be sure Shantz and Ditmar will win for him. 5, 10, 15 years ago 15 years ago today Dixie Walker drove Home four runs on a Homer double and single As the Brooklyn and users whipped the Philadelphia Phillies fi-2. 10 years Apo today Dom i Marfizo s Sinele with two out and the bases filled in the 10th inning pave the Boston red sox a 4-2 Victory Over the Philadelphia 5 years Apo today Luke easier and Larry Doby homered to the Cleveland indians to a a Triumph Over the Detroit tigers. _ says was born to play Cociu ass i he has All the ability and four Sec hurlers have instincts of the came. If he three games without can communicate some of i Cia tech aces buddy Blemker and know How to his Rookie some of Jack Jordan. Tulane s Emile Chub i the Burden of the giants markedly by Marks and Mississippi state s one Man operation May be lifted Wayne Robbins. 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