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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 1, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta 10 THB IETHBRIDGE HERAtO Salurdoy, AUBUM 1, 1970 ADVANCE TO REGIONAL FINALS Norcrest Lillle League All-Stars field, Greg Kveder, David Koskoski, and coach John Koskoski, centre row, advanced Io the western Canada liltle League finals Friday night by Reno Trentini, Eddie Lcong, and Richard Shardlow. Back row, left to right, edging lakeside All-Stari 7-6 in the third game of a best-of-lhree playoff. Gordon Tokariuk, John Wagontall, Brian Robinson, David Miskulin, The winners are, front row, left to right, manager Jim Szucs, Earl Ingar- Gordon Kieth and Rocky MeGee.____________________________ Cincinnati Drops Pair To Chicago Ciibs Wilhelm Drops Pirates Into Second Place By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Hoyt Wilhelm, still doing his relief act at the illogicai age of 47, mystified Pittsburgh Pirates hi the ninth inning Friday niglil and helped Atlanta Braves to a APPOINTMENT LYLE SHEARER Mr. Howard Fleming Presi- dent of Fleminn Motors Ltd.- is pleased to announce ihe appoint- ment of Lyle Shearer to ihe posi- tion of Body Shop Forsman. Lyls comej to us vast knowledge of auto body work, having been associated with this field for 22 years. The past 12 years Mr. Shearer has operated his own shop in Picture Butte. He welcomes his friends and former customers to give him a call or drop in with their neces- sary repairs. Lyls is married 6 children. FLEMING MOTORS LTD, BODY SHOP 427 2nd St. S. Phone 327-1591 4-3 National League win which cost the Pirates top spot hi the east. "It's good to start picking up a few said Wilhelm, after his third this1 week. He pitched against Chicago Cubs last Sunday, St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday and in an exhibition game Monday night in his hometown of Columbus, Ga. "I had a day's rest Thursday so I feel he added. The loss dropped the Pirates a half-game behind the New York Mets in the NL East. The Mets beat San Diego Padres 5-5 Friday night. Elsewhere, Chicago took a twi-night doublehearfer from West Division-pacing Cincinnati Reds, 7-1 11-7; St. Louis whipped Houston Astros 5-1; San Francisco Giants took a pair from Philadelphia Phillies 8-3 and 7-2, and Los Angeles Dodgers beat Montreal Expos 8-5 in the opener of a double- header. Their second game was rained out. Pat J a r v i s, the Braves' starter, picked up his 12th vic- tory in 20 decisions but had a few nervous moments before Wilhelm put down the. Pirates' uprising. "I was nervous when Hoyt was pitching to Matty said Jarvis alter watching Wil- helm face the ninth-inning jam. "He punches the ball. That's the kind of a guy who usually hits a knuckler." The Pirates had men on first and second with1 one out, but Wilhelm settled things quickly. He got Alou to fly out and struck out Kch Hebner. Players Give Hint Strike May Be Over By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Each-side of the pro football war continued today to play a wailing game, but there were a few hints the bitter stalemate might be settled before the weekend is over. Kansas City Chiefs, easy 24-3 victors Friday night over the College All-Stars, planned, meanwhile, to disband today if he dispute isn't settled by thej ime they reach homebase from Chicago. Less than 20 veteran players were in the training camps of he other 23 National Football teams Friday lours after owners lifted their ockout and the NFL Players Association officially declared it fas on strike, a situation that las existed for three weeks. Various sources, however, rickled reports of an imminent settlement. The Los Angeles Times, in a dispatch from Chi- cago, quoted an unnamed own- spokesman as saying the ikelihood of an agreement was 'much better than even money." The same story quoted a player spokesman as saying it was "about an 80 per cent chance." Stormy Bidwell, president of the Si. Louis Cardinals, said he looks "for a break in this thing in a few days." NOW OPEN Al THIE5SSN JAY PETRI Open Daily 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Licensed Mechanic On Duty Bays For Quick Efficient Service All VAUD Oil COMPANY CR1DIT CARDS ACCEPTED UNION 76 CHIMO SERVICE unien 714 3rd AVE. S. PHONE 327-0422 Moe Norman Has Lead QUEBEC (CP) Nor- man of Guilford, Ont., grabbed the first-round lead in the Quebec Open golf cham- pionship Friday with a four-un- der-par 68 despite muggy weather and sudden rain show- ers. Norman carded the lowest competition round at the Lorette Golf Club in nearby Loretteville with identical nines of 34. It was the first time par had been broken in competition at the club since 1963. The rain forced the cancella- tion of at least 26 scores as offi- cials decided that players on the course during the downpour would begin at ihe same point today. Players were held up at die 16th hole. Many of the golfers wera upset with the ruling but tourna- ment officials, said "this is the way it's going to be." LEADg BY TWO Behind Norman was his play ing partner' Chick Evans of Bur- lington, Vt., who fired a two-un- der-par 70. Tied with him were Herb Holzseheiter of Ashburn, Ont., Jay Dolan of Worcester, Mass., Bob Shave of Hollywood, Fla., and Jack Bissegger of Montreal. Bidwell, however, warned that if his players don't get in camp so the team can play ex- hibition games tbs Cardinals might cancel all regular season contests. "We'll go just so far and we'll cancel B i d w D 1 i said at Lake Forest, 111., where St. Louis' rookies are training. "We won't go a whole preseason without a game and then let the players say 'Okay, we'll play the regular season.' BidwelTs Cardinals were one of 16 teams without a single vet- eran player in camp. In the other nine training camps there was a combined total of 17 play- ers. Tommie Agee's bases-loaded single in the sixth capped a three-run rally that helped the Mets top the Padres. New York trailed 5-3 when Cleon Jones and Wayne Garrett singled with one out. Joe Foy singled to score Jones and pinch-hitter Dave Marshall walked to load the bases and set it up for Agee. BENCH BELTS 3Glh Bill Hands fashioned a five- hitter in the opener and Glenn Beckort had three hits and Bon Saato four to pace a 16-Kit at- tack in the nightcap as Chicago took a pair from Cincinnati. The Reds' Johnny Bench hit his 36th homer in the opener. Steve Carlton singled across a run in the four-run eighth to break up a scoreless duel with rookie Ron Cook and St. Louis cruised over Houston. Ken Henderson reached base 10 straight times while collect- ing seven hits and driving in five runs in the San Francisco sweep over Philadelphia. Juan Marichal, suffering through Ms worst season, pitched his second straight victory in the opener. Tom Haller belted a two-run homer and Bill Russell tripled in another pair in the Dodgers' rain-delayed victory over Mont- real, RIPLEY OPTICAL DISPENSING OPTICIAN "Where service serving people" 6T8 3rd Ave. S. PHONE 328-7626 ASHPHALT PAVING TOLLESTRUP SAND end GRAVEL Construction Co, lid. WRESTLING ICE ARENA WON., AUG. 3 P.M. 9 MAN WRESTLE ROYAL Entry Fee, Winner Takes All! CARLOS BELAFONTE, MIGHTY UR5US, "GORILLA" MARCONI, ED SULLIVAN, "THUNDERBOLT" CANNON, STU HART, JOSEPH SHARPADZE, NICK PACCHIANO, AND SOB 'POWERHOUSE" PRINGIE plus 4 Msrs Big Souls Admission Box offks 7 e.m, WfiUh Wresfling Sfll. afternoon and Mon. nighlf One-Hits Calif onda Siebert Looks Sharp By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Boston's Sonny Siebert, side- lined nine days because of a pulled muscle, struck out six and retired -16 in a row Friday night in running his record to 11-5 with a one-hit, 2-0 victory over California Angels. Siebert had pulled a muscle in his back in a previous 8-3 vic- tory over the Angels. The only California hit off Sie- bcrt was Jay Johnstone's third- inning single. Jim F r e g o s i walked wiUi one out in the fourth and then the next 17 An- gels went down until Roger Repoz walked with two out in the ninth. Detroit Tigers outlasted Min- Caiiadiaii Champions Lose Out VANCOUVER (CP) Two Canadian champions were de- feated Friday in the Canadian open junior tennis champion- ships which end today. Dave Johnston of North Van- couver, who captured the under 18 singles title in the Canadian closed championships here last week, lost a tiring three-set match tn Keith Bardellini of Walnut Creek, Calif. Johnston won the first set eas- ily, passing the rangy Califor- nian repeatedly as he rusher! to the net behind a big serve. "Whsn you lose a set by that much, you just try something Bardellini said following the match. "I just stayed and stayed on the back line, drop- shooted and when he came in I tossed it over his head." _In under 14 singles competi- tion, Canadian closed champion Bob Bettauor of Vancouver, went down in straight sets B-0, 6-2 before Mike Megale of Cor- vallis, Ore. CALIFORNIAN UPSET Richard Legendre of Quebec City, registered a mild upset when he ousted Bob Pierce of Pacific Palisades, Calif., the No. 3 foreign seed in under-18 competition, with a stirring 6-2, 4-6, 6-1 victory. After dropping Ihe second set, the Quebec youngster bounced back, hitting the ball hard and confidently. "I managed three smashes in a row in the third game of the final set that seemed to take a bit of heart out of Le- gendre said. Jim McNairy, also of Pacific Palisades and No. 1 foreign seed, was forced to go to. an extra set before defeating Bill Shakespeare of Halifax 6-1, 2-6, 6-1. In other under 13 matches, Kim Kuenzli of Burlingame, Calif., downed Rejean Genois of Quebec City 6-3, 4-6, 7-5 and lien Andrews of Palo Alot. Calif., whipped Blake Dunlop of Ottawa 6-3, 7-5. nesola Twins 10-9, Baltimore Orioles edged Kansas City Roy- als 3-1, New York Yankees swept Milwaukee Brewers and 5-3, Oakland A t h 1 e t i c s shaded Washington Senators S-4 Belkiii, Sliarpe In Tourney TORONTO (CP) Mike Belkin and John Sharpe, who served up some surprises in carrying Canada to the North American zone Davis Cup final, will head a field of 90 entries in Hie men's singles at the Cana- dian closed tennis champion- ships which open Monday, Belkin, of Montreal, who won the two games in Canada's 3-2 loss to Brazil in Sao Paulo this month and combined with the Australian-born Sharpe to upset New Zealand, is the defending champion and No. 1 seed. Sharpe, who lives in Toronto, is second-ranked and will be aiming to meet Belkin for the title Aug. 9. The talented two- some is also the first-seeded doubles pah-ing. Andree Martin, 21, of Mont- real, will attempt to replace To- ronto's Faye Urban, who won tlie women's crown in 1969 but isn't competing in singles this year. She'll also team with Vicki Berner of Vancouver in a defence of her doubles title. The women's singles title is being sought by 35 entries. The tournament is the key event that determines national ratings and the four semi-final- ists in each of the men's and women's singles will get a crack at the talent-and-money- laden Rpthinan's Canadian Open which starts here Aug. 11. AT STAKE That field will be limited to 20 men and 12 women who will be exchanging volleys for in prize money. The men's entry list was orig- inally set at 16 until Thursday night when the prize money was upped from and former Australian Davis Cuppers Rod ".aver, Roy Emerson and Fred Stolle were added to the inter- national field. Cliff Richey of the United States won't be defending his title because of other commit- ments. And his sister Nancy, who won the women's title in 1969, is nursing ah injury. and Chicago White Sox nipped Cleveland Indians 54 in other American League games. Outhit 16-7, Detroit beat Min- nesota with four walks in the bottom of the ninth. The final walk was to Elliott Maddox. Jim Nortlirup drove in four De- troit runs with a three-run homer and a single. Minnesota tied the game with two out and none on in the top of (he ninth. Southpaw John Hil- ler then replaced Lerrin La Grow to pitcli to left-handed batter Rich Reese, who singled. Bob Allison followed with his first homer of the season to tie it at 9-9. TIES 1927 RECORD Baltimore's victory over Kan- sas City was the Orioles' 21st straight over the Royals who have won only the first meeting between the two teams last year and tied an American League record set by New York Yan- kees against St. Louis Browns in 1927. Merv Hettenmund drove _ in two Baltimore runs with a b'as- es-Ioaded walk and a single, and Dave McNally, 14-7, pitched a five-hitter. Doubles by Jerry Kenney, Thurman Munson and Bob Mur- cer sparked a seven-run, sev- enth-inning in the Yankees' opening-game victor y. The Yanks scored two runs in each of the first two innings, one coming on Jake Gibbs' homer, in winning the nightcap for their fifth straight victory. Trailing 4-0, Oakland came back to win with a pair of runs in the seventh. Tommy Davis singled in the first run of the in- ning to tie it 4-4' and then Rudi singled home the winner.. Frank Fernandez' solo homer Bulled Oakland to within 4-3 in he sixth. Roy Foster's homer gave Cleveland a 4-3 lead in the top of the ninth, but the White Sox 'ought back to win in the hot- .om of the inning when Gail Hopkins' infield single produced one run and Bill Melton'i sacri- ice fly another. 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