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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 8, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRTDOE IUTTA' IlERALN Tluii'sday, August All THE LOCAL ANP WORLD'S FOREMOJT EVENT8 GAMES IN THE BIG LEAGUES TABER BALL TEAM CAPTURES LETHBRIDGE BREWERY TROPHY Take Permanent Possession of Big Silver Cup, Em- blematio of Amateur Baseball Championship of Southern Beaten Last Night by Champions in Hot 9-8 Warner Cinched up to Fifth and then Blew Up and Taber Tied Again Took Load But Taber Evened Up and Won Out in Was Crowded SOME INCIDENTS OF THE GAME captures the Brewery Cup, Ihe emblem of aonateur baseball- iu- lerlorlty In Southern Alberta. Last Bljht the ball park here the north- ern divUion champions up the leadeu of the southern division in the final of a three game ser- ies to decide who should hold the title and take possession of the cup. went -down .by the score of I. Previously, Taber hid defeat- ed tttlr Tints at-horns and then in turn were forced to admit in a return match at Warner. Tb.ii lift a. third to decide the luue WH selected it the seuirtl of-Battle. There was a bumper crowd in at- tendinie, halt of die spectators Ixinj Tabar and supportora, and a more excited throng would -be hard to conceive over an issue of the kind. All were filled with the spirit the occasion and none were backward in giving vent to their feelings, the lad- ies not exoepted, aod they were represented there. Warner Looked It was somewhat of a tough lose for Warner. They had the game very muoh their "way until the fifth, the score standing G to 1 in their favor. In the fifth with tro down Tabsr started a rally which the boys from the south faJledvto off until their opponent! had evened up mat- ters. However, Wimer took the lead in the sixth by tacking on a couple more tallies, and tint was the last time they figured Jn the run-get- ting department. But Taber WM not through; in the sixth they again broke through Warner's defence and the score. There was nothing do- ing on side in the seventh, but Taber came back in the elfhth and locred the winning run on a waft, a. hit and an error. In that LniUmce trasgan, flrtt up, blew; wu lot- ny Roy LM, whom Berg saw It to a Orr, who had three to hii at this start of the proved he wan mere .-with the by aammeriEg out an- other aafo wallop-'which broufht Lee home decided where the Brewery Cup ihwli lodge. The of Hoitllltim Warner went to bat ftnt and wai easily of, at likewise .waa ..Tatar. ijirg, Warner's celebrated pitcher, started off witlra fine display of; He made both Hoy Lee and Orr, the ant two to him, hit the air, aad (orocd ihe third man up into an easy out. error and oome Imperfmt fielding allowed Jnd- aoa's to scoje Taber's first run in the which the score 2 to 1. IWanttr hs-riag broujht a brace of runj aerean in their' half of the sec- ond on a home run swat by Engle- bart whicfc scored Graham and Ap- plin, who were occupying the -bases, us ateo was Luker, but Luker and IJlglehart committed an indiscretion which didn't escape the eagle eye of iCmpire Whealer. They failed to "touch all bags and suffered the uiual penalty. Therefore Bnglehart's lomer with the baaes full suffered a discount. Warner Piles Them Up Berg and Fulmore brought War Jler's score up to four in the third taking advantage of some poor field Ing-, till again Warner tallied two more In the fourth on Bnglehart he ing hit hy Duggan and Gorril coming across with a single, loose playing being responsible for the runt Warner 'went down easily in but in the ilxth Gorril, with two down, hit aafely and scored on a, hit to left by Berg, Tabor's outer gardener let- ting the fcall get by while tie runners purloined'the bates; Berg later scor- ed oa a aincle by Fulmer. Only ten man Uuggan In the iiiBinmi when Taker's twlrler tighten- mi ittcbM a streak of stellar bail; pfevtowlrhe had hit. some- vkat Tuber Slumbers across their first run in the second, Taier took a slumbering until tho eventful filth, though Campbell electrised tho crowd wkh a tiree-bag awat to the fence. He was flTst Tip at. that but those who followed him couldn't produce the necessary and his big hit went io naught Tiber Up Then Taber broke loose in'the fifth. Farrar was the: firmt luckj- gunner. Berg took a shot at his slats and he walked. Duggan was' given a like charity ana then Roy went out on an infield fly. Orr came along with a single aud scored both run- ners and then he scored on an error at abort in the fielding of. Leper's hit. Leper then, immadlately scored on hit by Campbell. Judion fle-w out. Wiag singled, and A. Lee retired the aide on a grounder to third. That ended a moat disastrous chapter for Warner. Two more in the sixth and one in the eighth and the victory be- longed to Taber. Evenly Matched There ware too many errors to term 'the gane a cissty exhibition, but 'the mishaps were well divided, ami the teams thus were battling up- ,bn even merits, and after tie fifth it was anybody's game until the last man was out under. The interest by the crowd was extremely and what the lacked was retrieved by the evenness of the last half. Cup Belongs to Taber Taber -takes the Brewery cup keeps, having won it twice, which is the stipulation laid down by the don- ors, the Lethbrldse Brewing and Malt- ing Co. It is up for challenge no more. The bos scere: Warner A.B, H. H. P.O. A. National Wild Pitch Decided Game Brooklyn, Aug. down a big load, and finally Ufnt St. Louis iu tho ninth today, by 8 to 7. With tho score tied In tho ninth liud two left-handed hitters loading off, Brf-'snahan took out Steel, ami sub- stituted southpaw Salce. Moran got a scratch double, and after Northcu sacrificed, Smith was allowed to walk. Hiim-mel was then sent to but and Harmon to pitch. Harmon fan- ned Hummel, and trying to walk Wheat threw wild, aud -Morau scored tho winning run. Reds Hitting Day Boston, Aug. man on the Cincinnati team, except Hescher hit safely today, although Boston tried three pitchers, and the Reds won, 11 to 3. Benton was hit hard also, Sweeney connecting five times out of as many times -at hat, but Boston could not bunch, its hits, Grant's field- ing again being a, feature. Phillies Won Pitcher's Battle Philadelphia, Aug. 'won a pitchers' battle between Rixey and Ileulbach here this afternoon, 4 to 1 in the eighth iuuing, ou singles by Lobert. and' Cravath. Magee's sac- rifice aud Luderus' home run- drive in- to the left field. Mathewson Beaten by O'Toolc New York, Aug. made Park's history. Standing room in the it throe straight over New York here today, O'Toole winning his first game from the champions. The score was 7 to 2. iMathewson was found for fif- teen hits eight innings.. Catches by Carey and Kelly featured. Kirby, a New York recruit made his ma- jor league debut in the ninth inning, and showed up well. One of the b grand stand was at a premium, and tire bleachers were well filled with howling fans THE WINNIPEG CREWWONAT PEORIA Defeated Crack American Four in Event Peorla, Aug. won tho four-oared freo-for-nll ut tho Poorln Ainmtlo carnival today, defeating the stnr Arundcl club of Baltimore hy over n length of clear water after it hard race all down the course, during which tho United States I'vew were nhoad for almost, half the way. At tho three quarter mile flag tho "Pegs" hit up a faster stroke and coon closed the gap at tho halt tins and then tho Canadian boys let up and "were content to hold their hard-earned length to the flags. The four crews competing in this event. In the order in which they fin- ished are as follows Winnipeg. Carrutliers, Henderson Aldonus and Con 'Hiley, strolte. Arundels, Hoos, Stoll, Parker stroke. Western Rowing Club of St. Louis Third; Mound City Rowing Club, St. Louis, fourth. Time, mile and quarter, 1-5. the stand, and after the game the Ta ber crowd hit up an, old popular tune American Johnson Tied Them Up Chicago, Aug. Johnson, checked the Chicago Americans for six Innings today, while his team- mates hammered in seven runs, then retired in favor of a recruit, Engel, who kept the home: team from scor- ing until one runi'vraa made in the ninth. The final score was: Wash- ington, 10; Chicago, 1. Fair Only Two Canadian Stables Made F Showing at Ft Erie Track CHAMPIONSHIP BREWERY CUP Tho Ilrcwury trophy which won by Taber whim they ilctcaicd Warner hero last night, valu- able, hciivy .silver cup, mounted ou a I'mu ebony case, ami is val- ued at It stands about eighteen indies high and ou side oi tho cup two baseball fig- ures as in a game, arc seen graceful pose. It is probably 0110 of the riuest cups given (or spurt iu tho west. The cup was presented by tlfc Lethbridge Brewing Mailing Co. four years ago for competi- tion in the Southern 'Alberta IJasobnll League, which was ex- istent in 180S. The donors stipu- lated-that the cup before becom-i ing the permanent property of lay club must be won by that club twice. In I'JOS Macleod won. t, but tho Icagiio was not con- tinued the next year, and the cup ivas not contested for. With the of the league last season ;ho cup was again up for competi- ion ami Taber as the champions took: possession. This year they attain established their supremacy n the league, which was divided nto two divisions, and by so do- ng take perriianenii possession oC he trophy, oi which C. J. Eck- tbrm oi this city, was the trus- ee. MARKETS LETHBRIDGE MARKETS No. I Northern.. No. 2 Northern No. ;t Northern No. 4............. No. 5..........'.'..' No. 1 Alberta lied No. 3 Alberta find No. 3 Alberta lied No. 4. Alberta Red No. t> Alborta Hod... Bran, per ton, Shorts, per ton...........J 23.00 3ats, per ton, sacked 26.01) (tolled Oats 27.00 i'otatocs, per ton.........'.... J3D.OO Potatoes, jier Ib.............02 Meets, nor Carrots, per Ib................0314 Turnips, per Onions, per Ib.................0.04 ...JO.SS O.Sli 0.77' ..O.BI. 0.46 0.77 0.4C 21.00 Athletics Won St. Louis, Aug. hit- ting enabled Philadelphia to win from St. Louis this afternoon, 7 to 2, and the visitors made it.-.three out of four iu the series. Englehart, 3 5 GorriVr.f...... 5 Berg, p..... Tnlroen, 3 b BrigfonJ, s s Graham, If.. Applin, c f Gritttn, 1 b Tuker, c Tiber R. Lee, 1 b Orr, If Leper, 3 b Cimpbell, r Judsen, 2 b ss.. A. Lee, c Firrar, c f Duggan, p 40 8 9 23 10 6 AB. R. H. P.O. A. B M 35 9 9 27 10 7 out by Duggan 8, by Berg 11. Bases on balls off Dug- gan 2, off Berg 1. Pass balls, Luker 1. Stolen bases. H. Lee 2, Judson, and Wing, Trtor; Qorrll, 2, Warner. Home run, EngleharL Three 'bases, Lee, Campbell; two hues, Gorril, Berg, Fulmer, Warnw; Orr, Taber. Hit bj pitcher, Eaglehart, Warner; Farrar, Duggan, Taber. Time of game, 1.50. ITaipin, Wtdlfcoe Wheel- THERE'S SOME HASTE neeesiary if you want our Elite Special cigars. They are so well liked that they ire going with a rush. Better buy now if you de- sire to get a clg- Duggan made an offer to throw to lecond to cut off a runner, but whip- ped the bill to first Instead. Roy Lee taken by and took the bill in midriff Tic Game Cleveland, Aug. the scora tied in the ninth, today's game be- tween Boston and Cleveland was call- ed on account of darkness and rain, each'side having' scored four runs. Boston tied the score in the eighth, when two singles, O'Neill's error and Wagnert's triple brought in two runs. Montreal, Aug. statistics of the Fort Erie meeting, which came to a close on Saturday, show John W. Schorr's stable to be far in advance of the other winning stables. There were only two Canadian owners to figure upon the list, they being the stables of. Robert Davie, and that own- ed iby R. J. MacKenzie, of the firm of MacKenzie Mann. The had the honor of owning tha two greatest horses in Star Charter and Frog while Plate Glass was third. The following are the leading win- ning owners and horses: J. W. Schorr, J6.375; A. Belmont, R. J. MacKenzie, R. Davis, F. J. Feins, J1.035; Ad- air Baker. Winning horses: Star Chamber, 550; Frog Legs, Plate Glass, Rookview, Buoy, 020; Helen Barbee, BULLETINS WESTMINSTER' s. s. LINE-UP The following are tho players I their football encounter of the Sun day School League against the S Mary's, Friday evening, to he playe on tho St. Mary's ground: 'Saxon; Worthington aud W. Slmra Byrom, Cowan'and Clayton; Mel1 vena, McWhioulo, Koas, Home an- McFarlane. Kick-off at G.30. Both teams ar man to bat alnat In the fifth. Hi tuned two TV icored An Even Break Baltimore, Aug. and Baltimore divided honors in a double header today. Although outbatted and outfteldcd in the opening contest, Ro- chester won. The second game was a see-saw affair until the ninth Inn- ing, when the locals got .to Wilhelm for three singles. The good citizens of Lethbridgc are taking to aquatic sports with great zest. Last nigljt another program of events was watched with great inter- est at the lake under the auspices of the Lethbridgc Aquatic association. Notwithstanding a big counter at- traction at the ball park there was a huge throng of people at the lake and they seemed to enjoy the program and it is very apparent that when things are developed and the Lethhridge Aquatic association assumes the size and importance it ainis and is able to put on .a high class show, that water sports will become one of the leading pastimes of the city. Commodore Mclnenly and his lieutenants promise to ;kecp up their good work and push aquatics to the front. They contemplate big things and the fine patronage that has heen accorded them in their ef- forts makes their work encouraging. Darkness settled in last night be- fore the program could be completed Association Minneapolis 5, Indianapolis 0. Columbus 3, Kansas Cily 1. Kansas City 8, Columbus 7. Milwaukee-Louisville, rain, St. Ijouis-Toledo, rain.' Canadian Ouelph U, Berlin. 6. Hamilton 6, St. Tlicminn 1. Ottawa 3, London 0. Ottawa 0, London Trigger and Trap TABER FAILED TO PUT IN AN APPEARANCE So Local Club Indulged in Good Prac- tice Shoot Taber trap shooters were billed to trinl of skill with the local sharps at the traps last night, but faited to put. in an appearance, catg indulged in Therefore, the lo- iittlc practice, which resulted in some clever shoot- ing. The results were as follows: Possible V. Conrad___ 20 W. P. Shover........ V. Green .1. Olenistor K. D. Johnston B. O. Stickley II. fccMllhui and. some of the events were .perforce postponed. The following is tho list of events and the winners The results were as follows: 100 yards A. Oliver; Wood. 50 yards .hoys' W. Nee- land; 2, R. Cortihear. Tilting R. Earrowman; 2, T. Ridpath. Duck McDonald. Long W. H. Conibear; 2, H. Wood. Wade; 2, Crawford. Canoe J. Eddy; 2, T. Rid- path. Canoe H. Wood; 2, Wade. Tail end H. Wood. The officers of the association and the officials were as follows: 1 ..T. 'Mclnenly. Barrowman. H. Coni- bear. H. Nichols. W. Reid and A. Reid. Swimming Gallon. Meeting Tonight Another programme -will he drawn up at the meeting thjs evening at Room 7, Hull Block, and a change will bo 'made next week, as there will be more canvas and .boats. Several of the lady members.will take part, and it Is to be hoped. that all lovers of good sport, wilt he present. Ail who have membership badges are invited to attend tho meeting tonight at 8..10. THURSDAY'S GRAIN MARKETS Winnipeg, Man., Aug. s. The grain (markets opened and closed to- day as follows: open October........... 92% October 34% Flax- October ......___ Closing Cash Prices No. 1 Northern No. 2 Northern S'o. 3 Northern 4 Northern 5 Northern v'o. tl ag lilo. 2 C. W. :Vo. 3 C. W. 35 Rlejected f 4.1 Close 3i SO'Ji 107 100 ii- 8614 ax- Nii. 1 N. W. Nik 1 Manitoba..... Rejected Minneapolis Sefiteniber Delcembev Wheat Open 93 Chicago Wheat Open lefdtember .___, December (17 1G9 167 179 Close 9294 97% Closa 96% CSMOAGO WHEAT MARKET Cljcago, Til., Aug. in. showed nervousness today ou accouUt cool 'weather northwest, whera harvesting would 'be promoted >y conditions exactly opposite. The aiusf. too, checked offerings from Ne- raaka. Large export sales furnished ddittonal reason for discouragement o thei bear side. Opening prices 'were to higher. December start- d at to a gain of 'Ac. ta c., aaifi rose to Strength developed in oati, owing i sigiis that the expected heavy movemicnt of the cereal would be de- lyed. December started at .to %c. to '.higher at to and dvancotl to Hail damage iu North Dakota rought about further hardening of rices. Minneapolis reported large !es of: flour. The close was unset- ed, net higher at LIVERPOOL WHEAT Liverpool, Aug. Wheat, pot steady; No. 2 Manitoba, 8s. o. 3 Manitoba, Is. ll'Ud. Futures rm: October, 7s. 49id.; December, The Standings NATIONAL New York Chicago j.. Pittsburg Cincinnati St. Louis i. Brooklyn Boston .5 AMERICAN GOOD SOCCER MATCH TONIGHT Boston .1... Washington ..4 Philadelphia .j Chicago j Detroit Cleveland St. Louis NewYork 71 ti4 60 50 49 47 37 32 .711 ,646 .439 .469 .444 .371 .303 .6S9 .022 .5SS .BOB .480 .461 .349 .333 ATTEMPTING GREAT FEAT WlirH MOTOR BOAT New York Captap Contemplates Voy- ago from Det.pit to St. llurg Queenstown, A motor boat Detroi Captain Thomas I Those old-time rivals, (he Cullies and Sons of England tho Scolt trophy tonight at 6.4H on the Hall Park. A good game ig always seen when these two teruns meet, and to- night's game should prove no exception to the rule. i 0 York, arrived her night, chelle, ig. 35-foot command of 'eming Day. of New al. 8.30 o'clock to- tter a from New Ro- N.Y., occupied nearly twenty-four and ,tl half days. This was tho second legj of the contemplnt- uii liiji of tile iiiiriui' uotit iioiii De- troit, Michigan, to St. Petersburg. The voyagers welcomed by great cro'wds of pcpple, tho chairman of the Harbor Itoarp, Ihe president of tho Town Col tor TJoarH, 'ouncil, in Day ealdlttliat ho had pror- ed the feasibility cjfj a motor d other officials, d pro? boat. ;