Kingsport Times Newspaper Archives May 11 1954, Page 5

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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - May 11, 1954, Kingsport, TennesseePirates defeat Bluff City edges do tribe tuesday. May Kingsport 5 comeback win Shanks authors 1-Hiu-Owin in tourney play i Southpaw Frank Shanks tossers a one hit Ter fit. The blog Moville tigers monday afternoon As the Sulli Van Hish pirates won 7-3 to Ari a inv into the finals in group six tournament play. The Lone hit of the pirate Ace was a scratch single by rival Pitcher Roy Nichotu in the third inns. Shanks who gave up seven bases on balls and struck out seven saw his shutout so Down the Drain when Klimt ads. His Battery Maie throw into Center held on an attempted Pickoff play. The occurred with bases loaded in the sixth in and permitted Al three Blountville runs 10 is Ore. The pirates scored in the first Frame when Shanks was Safe on an error moved to second on another error took third on a wild pitch and stole Home. In the second Canio Donnie Bishop s Long Home run moved the pirates into a 2-0 Lead. The pirates picked up another Singleton in the fourth and exploded for four in the Shanks was Safe on an pcs was Safe on another error.1 Edmunds singled platting two turn and moved to third on a two base error. He later scored on a fielder s Choice. J the timers picked up their runs when Ramsey was Safe on an error. Arwood walked. Cole was Safe on a fielder s Choice and Edmunds threw the Ball in new York u. To Centerfield in an attempt to will get its first coast to coast pick Arwood off at second. Chance to see Canadian football Kupp s Nichols allowed the bucs Only next season when the National eight scattered hits and refused broadcasting company televised to Issue a single free pass. He u. 13-game saturday afternoon struck out seven batters but the series in Competition with the 10 errors his mates College spelled disaster. Week. 1 Abc. Which lost the collegiate Murray. By. Lan Crawford Crew meets toppers today in finale by . Paiik Tinus Nous spurts writer Fly the associated press after playing dead Long enough to Strain the patience of Joe kale. The Chatta . Ala. Novaa lookouts have services were planned1 some of their pre season Ges today for Frank Thomas. Ala toward i ii Southern football coach who led Leal i1 1" ii on tide to National the men of Man a the Gridiron. Amer Cal inner came from be i Hind for the third Strain monday last Giu to Trump new be of 7-6 and grabbed the spot Irenn the pelicans. Both teams arc Only a game and a half lie Hind Pace sett Iii Birm Ingham. Memphis prevented birding famed Alabama football coach Frank Thomas Dies Ham from Suer using the Lead by in owning the Barons during his 15 As conch. He Crimson tide rolled up a record of 115 victories against Only 24 defeats and seven ties. Thomas also led Alabama to six major Post season howl -1. At Johnson City Lewis liar Jiunta fell into fourth place by ring lieu hurled the Bluff City hosing 10 Dock a j. Nash made a return trip to the Thomas was of Chattanooga dropped nine of Southern coaches honoured with games during his career. He gave up Active coaching in 947 because of ill health hut. Oni imbed As athletic director until 1952 when he retired. Into the Semi finals if Villa made a return trip to the the group six baseball tour cellar via a fi-5 loss to Mobile. Here monday afternoon by edging past the Robyns Hen Al Rel h and now has membership in the National Neu indians. Wal in o 13 decisions without i football Hall of Fame j the Cir italics pushed across it lid of reinforce a native of cd Picaso ind two runs in the Bottom half of he fifth inning alter the indians had gone ahead 2-1 in the top Hull the same Frame. I Thomas spent two seasons at the Aid of sizable reinforce i. Thomas was graduated in pc lev Jack Swift went All notre Dame where he was Way for the Chicks in Ihei Sec a a Star quarterback under the mid straight win Over Knute Rockne. Ham. The indians entertain the Johnson City Ollil toppers on the High school Field today at Seiback. 4 . Couch Guy b. Crawford will probably counter with Hal Johnson or Don Adams in the final same of the season. The tribe jolted Art Ceccarelli for four runs in the sixth inning As Backfield coach after graduation. To hand the Lethander his third i the o Brien. 22-year-old former univer sity of Southern California Star is All smiles at los Angeles after electrifying the track and Field world with a record breaking shot put of the 16-Pound Ball he holds. O Brien who weighs 220, tossed the bail 60 feet. 5 i inches to shatter the myth of a 60-foot limit. Tap wire photo he then went to the univer sity of Chattanooga As head j compiled 26 victories Jim Williams. Mobile 36 starts during four seasons fielder drove in the winning run no. Al for the second game in a Row Tor the bears. After Nashville tied the score with a three run club Ter in the eighth. Williams sin Harrington whiffed nine Bat Gleri through the Pitcher s hox 3di-Ive fora _ Alten you la know Why Ford s first in value p. L poll. A c to Mariod in Rev Ali Intel Canadian version of pro football scheduled for television in 1954 ters and walked Only four while to tally shortstop Rudy i Laskell million and Adams with the game Winner. I walked four and fanned three. Million was charged with the def it. Both teams collected four safeties with Bill Greene of i Kingsport and Bob Maines of i Bluff City collecting two hits each. Bluff City jumped into a one run Lead in the second inning when Bill Fields and de Carrier were hit by pitched balls. Harrington squeezed Fields across the plate with a sacrifice Hunt. The indians tied the score in the fourth with one out. Hal Johnson singled to Center stole i second and went to third on a Biassed Ball. He scored when Rufer Floyd Patterson whips Jess Turner for 13th a Row i new York Insi Uncle heated Floyd Patterson of new York won a unanimous eight round decision Over Jesse tur Ner of St. Louis at Eastern Park Way Arena last night and his .__.__. Reward was a june 7th bout John a lived was Stife on an by against former Ligh heavyweight juror Champion Joey Maxim. Coach Crawford s indians went1 matchmaker Emil Lence an into the Lead in the top half of of iced bout that the the fifth with one Man away Middle a Torii 4 1 1 Cole c 3 of Beni Ilid out for flew 1 in Jamood if Ajo Nef 1 0 1 Lambert it Davis of 401 Rhymer in 300 2h 31 born 1 0 0 sip adman is 3 0 0 Campbell 3b 200 Fowler u 300 1 0 0 Nichols p 201 dec Xian 000 to Al 33 7 3 Tel Ali 23 3 1 for to eth. A Hyrmer in 7th. Campbell in via. Hii by a. Ball a 7th. Sullivan hoho 0-7 3 3 elountv1lle 000 003 0-3 1 10 Edmund. Ramsey. A Xart 3. 2. Lind Moori 2. Rhymer 2. Bishop 2. Edmunds. He Bishop lob Sullivan of a niarhou 0. So Shanks 1, Nichols 7. Hip Shanks big league pacesetters National league on so time it Hall Tumpf Ami cloth 1 a k h is. I.oij15 23 39 23 34 .3? Fri dry. Brooklyn 20 33 15 31 .31 Mueller. New 11 85 1-1 30 -31 Home runs Musial St. Louis an saner 10 klus7ews Ici in can Atli. D. Runs batted to Musial to Bell pc Minn in. 25

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