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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 25, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta JO THE LETHBRIDGE HERAID Wcdneiclny, Augusl 25, 1971 Streak ends at eight games Et had to happen to Expos By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Just about every lime Hank Aaron plays, it seems that he breaks a record. Aiiron, who passed Ty Cobb on the .nil-limn list of total bases M o n d a y, barged by Tris Speaker Tuesday night in car- eer runs scored as he helped At- lanta Braves beat Pittsburgh Pirates 15-5. "Records just mean that I've been playing a long said Aaron, whose 37th homer of the year produced his lite- lime run and placed him in sixlh place. Elsewhere in the National League Tuesday night, St. Louis Cardinals defeated Houston As- tros 2-1, Cincinnati Reds stopped Chicago Cubs 5-4, Los Angeles Dodgers whipped Mont- real Expos 6-4, San Diego Pcarlres downed Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 and San Fancisco Giants trimmed New York Mete TELL 'IM BOSS Montreal Expos' shorlstop Bobby Wine looks hopefully as manager Gene Mauch argues wilh umpire Doug Harvey during Tuesday nighf's Nalional League Game against Los Angeles Dodgers in Monlreal. The Dodgers halted the Montreal eight games a 6-4 triumph. Alberta drops to fourth spot The clutch relief job saved the game for rookie Reggie Cleve- land, a 22-year-old native of Swift Current, Sask. Pete Rose ripped three dou- bles and scored three runs and Woody Woodward slammed three hits to lead Cincinnati over Chicago, handing Ferguson Jenkins of CliaUiam, Ont., iiis 10th loss over 20 wins. Willie Davis slugged five hits including a three-run triple, as Los Angeles stopped Montreal's cighi-game winning streak. Eil Acosta, a 27-y e a r -o 1 d right bender making hh First major league start, hurled an right-hit shutout for San Diego. Acosta, who was traded to llic Padres Aug. 1G, hurled three in- nings wliile with Pittsburgh last season for his only previous major league experience. Juan Mai'k'hal pitched a five- hitter and Bobby Uondi crashed his 2511) homer to power San Francisco over New York. Bonds's two-run shot ga-'e Mari- chal the lead in the fourth m- ning and the Giants' star right- hander was in command there- after. Nicked for three hits Stottlemyre was sharper ario juniors easy victors EDMONTON fCPl Ontario, i who finished 10th in the individ- vrith the Canadian junior inter- ual championship last ear. "I just can't wait really." provincial team golf champion- ship already under its bell, had high hopes today of taking the' Kelly Roberts, 13. of London individual junior title., Adam! and Tom Henry Jr.. 18. of Pe- Two o[ Brown's team-mates, was over 150. He fired 75-79 lor a total of 154. Talbot's 68 went with a (irsl- round BO which he attributed Browi, 18, of Hamilton, who led I terborough, each finished mainly to a heart-breaking six- the Ontario foursome to first! 149. over-par 11 on the llth hole, lie place in Ihe team matches Tuesday, sdd consistent play over the next four days and "a couple of putts" could give liim the championship. The Ontario team's win was its sixth since the interprovin- cial matches starled in 1953. They finished the 36-hole tourna- ment with a 593 total, 13 strokes ahead of British Columbia. Brown fired a twe-imder-par 69 in the final round for a two- day total of of the 40 golfers. He had a one-under 31 j on the front nine and a onc-un- der 35 on the last leg. Nova Scotia and Manitoba: tied for third with 615, while Al-1 berta, tied with Manitoba for third after the first round, slipped to fourth at 619. TAL30T TIIKEE Saskatchewan finished fifth with 620 and Quebec, last year's champions, managed sutth thanks lo 10-year-old Daniel Tal- bot of Beloei] who fired a three- iflider-par 68, two strokes off the course record. Prince Edward Island was seventh wilh 635 followed by New Brunswick and Newfound- land with 639 and 675 respec- tively. "I went into the team match with said Brown, Alan Avon1, 1C, of Aglncourt i parrcd the hole Tui-sdsy and took advantage only Ontario member' Labor Club forces final i The Labor Club evened their j was the big man at the plate semi-final playoff scries against for the with a triple! the and K Generals wilh a and single. 3-2 victory in Senior Men's Fastball League action Tues- day night. Meanwhile the Dallas Cow- boys finished their series against Ihe Contractors with a lop sided 15-3 win in the ser- ancl encounter last night. The Labor Cliil) trailed 2-1 going into the bottom of the seventh inning, but managed to score two runs on Harry A'agata's inside the park home run for the victory. Kaje Elliot earned the mound victory with a five hitter while Dennis Allen suffered the loss hurling a four hitter. Ed Carpenter tagged a triple before Nagata's homer for the George Eantoni fired the third strike past eight Contractors and allowed only three hits as ho captured the one-sided win. Ron Zasadny took the loss. Wayne Ncsbitt led the Cow- boys to victory at the plate with an inside the park home rxm and a double while Danny S'an- toni chipped in with a single and two doubles Darryl Leavilt also aided (he cause with two singles and a double while Corrido Sant o n i stroked out three singles. Garth Lamb lined a triple for the losers. In the only game staged to- night the Generals will tangle the Labor Club in their final said he expects to do in the individual play. Other favorites for the jvnior title are Dave Donrldson, 18, of Vancouver and John MacLeod, 13, of New Glasgow, X.S. Donaldson [hushed team play with 72-72 for a tu o-over-par total of 144, MacLeod, the only plcyer to par the Winucrmere Golf and Country Club course during the first round, had 71 and 74 for 145. Saskatchewan's fifth-place fin- ish didn't look so dismal to team members when Gordon Grccnlcy, 18, of Rcgina scored a hole-in-one on the par-three, 137-yard third hole. Grccnley mcde the shot wilh an eight iron. The ball hit an embankment about 40 feet left of the pin. rolled back down and into the cup. He scored a holc-in-one during the team championships in Kelowna, B.C. "It was good to said Grcenley, who finished the tour-! nament wilh a IG-over-par 153. "I didn't see the one in Kelowna because i! was hit so bad it turned away." The individual junior champi- onship is a 72-ho'c.' event ends Saturday. There are 175' golfers entered. I "I said before the season I'd to hit JO said Aaron, "bill I probably should pass that now." Does lie think he can hit the 50-homer level, something he's never accomplished in his car- eer? "No, I have no ideas of said Aaron. HAS 029 HOMERS Among bis varied accomplish- ments since he joined the major leagues wilh Ihe old Milwaukee Braves ill 1954, the 47-year-old Aaron has hit 629 home runs. That puts him in third place behind San Francisco's Willie Mays, who has 644, and Babe Ruin, who had 714. Mike Lunn and Marty Perez joined Aaron In their hitting party that produced 21 safeties against the Pirates' shell- shocked pitching staff. Lum u .___ 1 drilled a three-run homer in the Cuellar and Minnesota Twins' M'C'or.d inning and Perez belled! Jim Perry twirled four-hitters i a three-run blow in the third be-; as the Orioles squeezed by Chi-! furc Aaron unloaded in the' cago White Sox 1-0 and the j Twins beat Detroit Tigers 3-1, j California Angels stunned Wash- ington Senators 2-1, Milwaukee Brewers overhauled Cleveland Indians 6-5 and Kansas City Royals toppled Boston 5-4 in 13 innings. The Yanks got their lone run in the first on Thurman Munson's one-out single, Roy W h i t e 's double and Felipe j Alou's infield out. By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS To beat Vida Blue of Oakland Athletics it seems you've got to be just about perfect. And for six innings, Me] Slottlemyre of New York Yankees was. The Yankees' big right-hander was absolutely perfect for 3 2-3 innings Tuesday night in Oak- land and was still thinking no- hitter going into the seventh. He had to settle for a three- hitter, though, while Blue, his dreams of a 30-victory season shattered, was saddled with his second successive four-hit. 1-fl loss. Gary Peters and Boston Red Sox did it to him only last Friday night. "Where is Stot- tlemyre iiiused as he stood vir- tually alone in front of his locker after the victory, his 13th in 24 decisions. Most of Ihe writers, it turned out, were clustered around Blue in the Athletics' clubhouse. "Oh, Mel sighed. "I guess it's more rare for me to win a game than it is for him to lose one." The defeat was only the sixth for Oakland's 22-game wuiner. In other America League games. Ballimore Orioles' Mike Stottlemyre, meanwhile, cut down the Athlel'rs in order until Reggie Jackson drew a two-out walk in the fourth. But it wasn't until the seventh that Rick Monday broke the spell with a leadoff bunt single and when Dave Duncan also heat out a bunt, Mel's victory was in jeopardy. But a forccout and Larry Brown's doubleplay grounder killed Oakland's only serious threat. "I'm not Blue said. "It would have been nice to win I would have had to win all of my remaining eight starts including this one. "I'm satisfied with the game I he said. "1 just didn't win." ELRICH TIRE SPORT SCO! NATIONAL LEAGUE East W Pittsburgh 74 St. Louts ......70 Ctiicogo .....69 New York .....42 Philadelphia 56 Monlrea San Francisco Los Angeles West 76 Pel. i -5EO .585 .537 .511 TODAY'S GAMES IB 82 .367 .iko 1? 12 N rancisco Perry 139 oosiran -f-fl Ncv, of PillsbL'j'gtt'B loss to move up lo a lie wilh Chicago for second place in the National League East Division, five games be- hind the front-running Pirates. Reliever Al Santorim came in with the potential tying run on third base in the ninth inning rnd threw a double-play pitch lo Doug Radcr lo end the game. Player returns as co-favorite PINEHURST, N.C. (AP South African Gary Player makes his return to the United States pro golf lour as one of Ihe favorites in the U n i ted Stales professional match play championship. The tournament, the first of its kind in the United States since 1957, begins a five-day run today on the demanding yard par 72 Country Club of Xoi-lli Carolina course. Player, who hasn't competed in this country in more than two months, is ranked third in the secdings behind Jack Nicklmis end Arnold Palmer in the elite Labor Club while Art Zasadny playoff meet at 7 p.m. sneclaeuitn- BUYRITE'S SUMMER Continues with Big Back-ic-Schcc! Savings MEN'S CO-ORDINATES Broken lines and sizes 38 lo 46. Assorted colors. Reg. 69.50. NOW ONLY 29.50 MEN'S SUITS Broken lines. Single breasted. Sizes 36 lo 40 only. Reg. lo 89.50 NOW PRICE Alterations Extra MEN'S CASUAL or DRESS PANTS Stripes and patterns. Brown, Olivo, Grey, Blue shades. Reg. to NOW PRICE MEN'S CASUAL JACKETS Choose from Corduroy, Nylon, Wools, Leather and Fortrel, Assorted colors. Broken lire range............... Reg. lo 24.95 PRICE BALANCE OF STOCK REDUCED BY 20% All Solo. Final No Exchanfloi Or BUYRITE MEN'S WEAR 318 5th SI. S. Phono 327-4210 League leaders AMERICAN LEAGUE AE Oliva, Win Murccr, NY JS Oils, KC Tovdr, Win 51' Retienmund, Dfll Rcias, KC Relchardl, Chi Winchcr, Wai m; a HI IS -.1 H7 W. Morion, Del 61 US Home runs: Wlelton, Chicago, Cash, Delroil, U. Runr, bdMc-d in; Mir solo, 67; Bando, Oakland, n; F. f Inson, Ballimore, 77. Pitching )J decisions C. Dob; Oakland, .8] 3; Me Nail v, B; more, 15-d, .789. NATIONAL LEAGUE AB R H PCI. K4 74 180 .354 iSS 76 V3 .3iJ i'iit 68 1.10 -339 C NV J16 -13 136 ,337 Pgh J-J3 SI 14J .325 nrork, SIL .....505 100 IK .335 H. Aarcn, AM 39B 76 128 .332 V.'. Davis, LA 503 65 160 .31B M. Alou, SIL 492 65 153 ,311 Ho runs: Pittsburgh, on, Atlanta, 37. Runs balled in: SlargeH, Pillsburgh, 105; Torre, SI. Louis, 107. Pitching 13 decisions: Gullell. Cin- cinnati, M-5, .737. McMjhon, San Francisco. 71.1 64-man Field competing for a first prize. The event is the brainchild of Joe Dey, commissioner of the PGA's tournament players divi- sion. The format calls for man- to-man competition over 10 holes with winners to be deter- mined on tlie basis of total strokes for the round, rather than on a hole-by-hole basis as in pure match play. FINAL ON SUNDAY Single rounds of 18 holes each are scheduled today through Friday with half the field being eliminated each day. Two quarter-finals and scheduled Sat- urday with the survivors meet- ing in Sunday's IB-hole final. The field is made up of all Lour event winners from the last 12 months, plus the leaders of the official point list to a total of H. Amour missing, who were eligible, are Lee Trevino, Billy Casper and Jerry McGee. Trev- ino. the American, Canadian and British Open titlcholdcr, and McGee are recovering from surgery. Casper, the 1970 PGA player of the year, is ill. N i c k I a u s, winner of four events including the national PGA championship, is in the No. 1 position on the basis of his standing atop the official point list. He's the season's leading money winner at Jenkins beaten Reds like top hurlers CHICAGO CAP) "IL- scoms like our hitters try n liLUe hit harder against the fined said manager Kparky Andor.son of I ho, re- surging Cincinnmi Hrd.s. They sure did, will) profita- ble results Tuesday ulim (he Rods edged ChienRo Cubs JH with n 12-hiL cannonading of 20-gnmc winner F e r g u s o n Jenkins, a native of Chatham Ont. Jenkins, now 20-10, was jos- tled especially by Pcto Rose, who slashed three rlMihfrs and scored Ihrro limes, by Worirly Woodward with a two-bugger" and a pair of singles, and by Hal McRac, who punched a pair of run-producing singles. Jenkins, wiio hopes to make his fifth consecutive 20-viclory hriiMjr liia most impressive, Jipparonlly can't, top his 22- win peak of by pitching ngninst the Heels. The towering Cub right-han- der hasn't beaten the Reds .since Sept. 2, when he won B-2. True, Jenkins by some quirk of rotation or oth- erwise, has only faced the Jipfl.-i in lu'o ktting ibis ;iinl only one in 1970. ''1 don't know why I have pitched so seldom against Cin- said Jenkins, who slit! has an 8-6 career wlge over the Reds. "But whatever the reason, watching them from Ihe bench doesn't help yon when it comes lo a hcacl- lo-hend ronteM." Jenkins, whose forte is con- trol, couldn't keep his pitches down against the Reds Tues- day, That's why Ihe Reds banged him for 12 hils and a lead before Jenkins left for a pinch-hitter in the seventh. Said Cub manager TXJO Du- roohcr: "ICs flic firsl lime this season I've seen Kcrgy this wild." fbV H-10 al Philadel- phia Shofl 7-ld N Cincinnati Grlmsley E-5 al Chicago ID-IS Pillshurqh Klson 3-4 Allanla Jar- vis 5-11 N SI. Louis Csrffon 16-7 e) Houslon Cook 0-2 N TUESDAY'S RESULTS Clnclrmall Oil 5 13 0 Chicago ID! 100 4 6 0 McGlolhlin Granger (6) Gib- brn (9) CnrroN (9) and Bench; Jen- kins (10-10) Regan (8) and Marlin. HR- Banks Plllsburgh 000 110 1 Atlanta 324 230 IS 21 1 Johnscn (89) Veale f3) Walker (4) m and Sannuillcn; McQueen (-11) UpMiaw (7) and King. HRs: All 110) Perpi (3) H. Aaron (371. San Francisco GDI 210 3 t 2 New York 010 too a s o Marichal (13-V) Dielz; Sadecki f5 5) McGraw (8) and Grcle. HRs: Bonds Agee SI. Louis IM 010 a 0 Houston 000 000 1 I 1 Cleveland (11-10) Sanlorlnl (9) and Simmons; Forsch (7-6) Gladding (9) and San Dipgo 010 010 2 8 1 Philadelphia ODD 000 0 R 1 .Acoslj (J-D) and Baflon; Lersch (4-12) Sclma (9) and McCarver. HR: Colber I Los Anqtles 101 105 6 11 1 Montreal OD1 100 4 9 1 Dc'vning (15-B1 Sullen (E) anrl Hfl'l- cr; Sims' Slcneman (14-11) Mc- Ginn (6) Reed Ravmcnd and HR: Fairly FOOTBALL WESTERN CONFERENCE W 5 Edm onion.. Winnipeg LEADERS Jonas W Reed. S Robmscn, C Atendschan, 5 Phillips, B.C. Larcse, W Ci'llrr, E 0 5 EighJ players lied wilh each. 0 129 22 3 70 83 4 100 139 1 5 127 167 2 TD C FG S Pll I 13 i J 38 4 0 0 0 36 0 13 6 3 3J ..5 0 0 0 30 AMERICAN LEAGUE PCI. i .621 .535 I .513 Washlnglcn 53 73 Cleveland 50 77 Oakland 83 M Kansas Cily 64 Chicago tl 65 TODAY'S GAMT-S [Ich 20-9 N Mil al KdnidS Cliy 10-10 al Dclroll Lo- ns 10-15 al Cleve- land Paul ?-3 N Chicago Horien 7-9 al Ballfm o r P Dobson 15-6 N TUESDAY'S RESULTS Chicago 000 001 040 Baltimore 100 000 l i I Bradley (13-11) Rcmo '81 and Cuellar (166) and Hendricks. 000 DBO 1 1 fl CAlilrriiia 000 000 2 3 Q (5--0 and Casanrva; (12-13) and Sleph-nson. HR: Cai- Srcrcf New York 100 000 1 A 1 Oakland 030 100 0 3 1 SloM'emyre (13-11) and Mun son; Blue and Duncan. Milwaukee 000 (03 t 1! 1 Cleveland ODD 303 563 Slatnn, Krauze (6.) Sanders (6-B) (7) nnd Rodriguez; A. Fcsler, Farmer Bellinger 13) and Fosse. HRs; CIc-R. Fcsler (11) Fosse Mlnnesola 200 3 9 1 Delroil 108 000 1 4 1 Perry (14-U) and Miltcrwald, Roof Niekro (64) Scnerman (7) Tim- merman (9) and Freehan. HR: Kaiine Boslon 111 001 000 000 I Kansas City 004 COO 001 010 5 U 3 Lonbcn, LEG (6) Bclin (7) Tlant (07) (10) Lyle (13) and Monlqomery; Dragn. York fCl Burgmeicr fi-6J (1C) anfl Kirkp'-ilrkk MINOR LEAGUE RESULTS Inlcrnalional League Syracuse 8 Richmond 7 Tidewater 5 Rochester 0 Charleslcn 3-0 Tclcdo 2 1 Winnipeg 5 Louisville 2 Pacific Ccasl League Sail Lake 10 Tucson I Hawaii 6 Phoenix 5 Tacoma B SnoKane Eunpm n Portland 3 SOCCER ENGLISH LEAGUE Arsenal 0 Sheffield 1 Coventry 2 Derby 2 Crystal P 0 Liverpool 1 Evcrton 2 Chelsea 0 Molts F 1 3 Wolverhamplon 2 Wan Cily 1 NEW 6 and 8 INCH PROPELLER SHAFT AUGERS Available in 6 in. dia., 38 (I. length 8 in. dia., and 70 ft. length! DOLLAR FOR DOIUR, MAYRA1H AUGERS MOVE IT FASTER AND EASIER. MATBATH COMPTON, ILLINOIS (fuAw.imi M-l YOUR ALBERTA DISTRIBUTOR ELRICH TIRE LTD. 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