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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 10, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta THI IFTHMIDO! HWAID Tuosday, July 10, 1973 RIGHT ON TARGET FOR 1975 SPORT BOB BROWN BRYAN MAXWELL In action tonight Bob Brown, left and Bryan Maxwell will be In action in the Alberta Major Baseball League tonight at Hender- son Stadium at eight o'clock when the tethbridge Lakers meet the Calgary Giants. Lakers lead the southern division of the league by the slimmest of margins over the Giants and Caigary Jimmies and would like nothing better than to upend the Giant- to get some breathing room. Both Brown and Maxwell have been hitting the ball at a steady clip of late and both will be out to do damage to the Giants' pitching. _____________ Carew finally catches Rojas NEW YORK (AP) Rod Carew of Minnesota Twins, fighting for the lead in the American League batting race, finds himself in the thick of an- other starting sscond baseman on the leagues all- star team. i. Carew, who opened at second for the AL in 1972, moved past r Cookie Rojas of Kansas City Itoyals in latest returns an- nounced Monday by the base- commissioner's office. Carew had votes to for Rojas, who had led from the start. Balloting by the fans ended Monday, but returns will still be tabulated through this week. Starting lineups for the 1973 all- star game, to be played in Kan- sas City July 24, will be an Bounced next week. Aside from Carew's takeover at second base, there were no other leadership changes. Bobby Mtircer of New York T Yankees did gain ground on outfielder pacesetter Reggie Jackson of Oakland Athletics, boosting his total to compared with for Jack- son. Important meeting set The Ladies' Auxiliary of the Letnbridge Minor Hockey Asso- ciation have scheduled an im- portant general meeting Wed- nesday. The meeting will get under way at 8 p.m. at the Adams Ice Centre and anyone inter- ested in assisting the local minor hockey program is wel- come to attend. Carpet Dirty? PHONE mr. steam Ciwaning ltd. Gambling poses serious threat Do sports need their own form of 'FBI? NEW YORK (NBA) "Tb? public gets little protec- tion from the millions of dol- lars that they spend on sports said John L. Bren- nan, president of tbe Harness Tracks Security, Inc., a secu- rity and investigative organi- zation for 34 of the nation's harness tracks. Brennan believes that the integrity of sports is more vulnerable than sports mag' nates want to admit. Gamb- lers, he contends, are a con- stant menace to professional athletes, and tbe major sports are not doing all they can to insure that the public gets a totally honest game for its dollar. Brennan, a former adminis- trative assistant to J. Edgar Hoover at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, has a propos- Sports Bureau of Investigation It would be a pooling of the resources of all the major sports and this SBI would be under the dirction of a "czar" who would be above suspicion. "A person of the stature of, say, Whizzer said Brennan, referring to Su- preme Court Justice Byron White, a onet-ime pro football halfback. Brennan believes that gam- blers are the bane of sports. And gamblers are pervasive in their sports interests. Bren- nan says that the gambler who bets on horse races, will also bet on football, baseball, basketball and hockey games. He recalls, for example, that Skyball ScabelU, the man who- ingratiated himself to Bob Cousy several years al to promote greater securi- agO> (this was eventually re- ly. What he advocates is vealed in a national magazine story) was one of the East Coast's biggest bookmakers. Basketball was only one of his many athletic interests.' Brennan recalled that as far back as the Black Sox scandal in 1919, the man be- hind the scheme, Arnold Rothstein, was also the owner of race horses. "I don't want to be critical of the other said Brennan, "but a Pete Rozelle and a Bowie Kuhn try to downplay the reality that gambling is even a problem to them. They are burying their heads in the sand on this is- sue." Brennan estimates that baseball gambling represents 50 per cent more money than horse race betting and foot- ball betting is one third greater than horse racing. Basketball, says Brennan, is nearly equal in betting to horse racing. Brennan admits, of course, that harness racing has had its share and more of gam- bling problems. He also ad- mits that one reason his idea may never be implemented is that the other sports -'may not want to get in bed with horse racing." "But we should forget the jealousies and deal with the he says. The realities include the suppressing of touchy infor- mation by public relations people in the various sports. "This drug scandal that is brewing in the National Foot- ball said Brennan, "has been known about for thres years." Only recently, he says, have the other major sports begun to fill out their security forces. Yet the major sports only have a couple of full-time investigators each, and some have retainers in various cit- ies. "I don't think that's said Brennan. "I think that we should be on top of wrong-doing and the gamblers and be ready to breaks into a major scan- dal." He has been trying to im- plement changes in his own sport. He has pushed, for ex- ample, to bar for life men who have been convicted of throwing races, to some in- stances, he says, "renegade" tracks accept wrong-doers. The Sports Bureau of Inves- tigation has been an idea of Brennan's for several years, he says. He began thinking of it when he saw how Robert Kennedy, when he was U.S. Attorney General, polled lo- cal, state and federal law en- forcement agencies for the first time. "When you got the FBI, the Treasury Department, the case, you'vs got sometl he said. "The use of this kind of regional task force was one of the main reasons Kennedy was so effective in getting racketeers sent to prison. He pooled all the available infor- mation and had all groups working gather." Brennan does not believe an SBI would be very expensive. The funding would come from the major sports and, he says, would not cost more than million a year to keep up. "And that figure is peanuts compared to the money these sports spend on he said. "Most important is that the SBI would be independent, un- like the league offices of the major sports today. They have to answer to the owners. SBI would have to answer only to the public." Secret Service, and the state police and local officials on a (Newspaper Enterprise Assn.) A brilliant 79 for Medicine Hat rider Dale Rose tames Devil's Nest Oncinnati holds camp Amos Otis of Kansas City re- tained his hold on the third out- :ield berth, running his vote to- tal to New York's Matty Alou has and Frank Robinson of California Angels is next with Race results CALGARY (CP) Race results Monday: First race unavailable. SECOND claiming, 3 year olds, 7 fur- Jakes Jewell CMcCauley) 8.80 3.90 3.20, J B's Girl (Hynes) 3.30 3.70, Tiger Tim (Smdnyk) 3.80. Time: 4-5. Grog Shop, Colo' Me Happy, Joey Sontime, Wind Chill, Matter Of Course also ran. DAILY DOUBLE: THIRD claiming, 4 year olds and up. Treasure Cruise (Watson) 15.00 5.50 3.90, Gay Stitch (Morns) 3.90 3.20, Dikes Prnicess (Inda) 4.50. Time: 4.5. Lustrous Sun, Prime D Avril, Will Argus, Sutascha, Something High also ran. QUINELLA: FOURTH SI ,600, claiming, 4 year olds and up, Sheba's' Shade (Haynes) 14.20 6.70, Another Mission (Hedge) 6.60 4JO, It's Happening (Parsons) 5.50. V56 Just Affair, Fair Fizz, Breath Of Summer, Belmont Baron, Counts Equal also ran. FIFTH claiming. 4 year olds and up, 7 furlongs. Sister City (Morris) 4.40 3.50 2.60, Winking Princess (F. Inda) 4.80 3.20 Bull Quartz (Whittle) 3.60. Time: 2-5. Rebel Robin, Barry T, Blue Mus- fango. Too Boss, Pixie Belle also ran. EXACTOR: SIXTH claiming, 4 year olds and up, 7 furlongs. Mr. Wolfe (Rasmussen) 13.40 7.30 4J50, Speedy Son (McCauley) 10.60 5.20, For Rex (Giesbrecht) 6.00. Time: 4-5. Honorule, Theobold, Grey Knioht, Uncle Smoothie, Janice Marie also ran. SEVENTH S2JOO, claiming, 4 year olds and up, 1V> miles. Scotty George (Hedge) 17.60 5.10 180, LlHIe TwJt fKipling) 3.10 2JO, Rockin Ruler (Whittle) 2JO. Time: 2-5. Down Well, Honor and Glory, Fourthought also ran. EIGHTH claiming, 4 year olds and up, 7 furlongs. Ky Honor (Norris) 5.00 3.10 ZSO. Restless Willow (D. Wiseman) 5.80 4.80, Jeans (R. Hedge) 4.00. Time: 4.5. Fieet NicWe, Color Me Lucky, Lone- some Road, Flintstone, Duel Fair also "QUINELLA: S2i.it. CALGARY (CP) Devil's Nest, a ton of dynamite that left its last 300 passengers eat- ing dirt, met his match Mon- day at the Stampede Rodeo. Dale Rose of Medicine Hat stayed with the tricky beast for the full eight-second trip and scored an incredible 79 to cap- ture the first-go-round lead in the North American bull riding championship. The ride as- sured him a share of the 645 purse. A 75 Sunday kept A. J. Swain of Lagrande, Ore., in second spot while Jack Ward of Odes- sa, Tex., was third on the strength of his 73-point ride Sunday. Doug Brown of Silverton, Ore., took first-go-round mon- ey of in the saddle broac competition on the basis of his 73 score Saturday and Marty Wood of Colorado Springs, Colo., was second with 70 to pocket J. C. Bonine of Hyshim, Mont., pocketed third place money of with a 69. A fantastic 78 scored Sunday by Clyde Vamvora of D e v o 1, Okla., won him top first-go- round money in the bareback bronc event World champion bareback bronc rider, Joe Alexander of Cora, Wyo., and Paul Mayo of Louis- ville, Tex., both scored 70's to take the ?737 second-place cash. Brothers Tom and Larry Fer- guson of San Martin, Calif., continued to hold first and sec- ond places respectively in the calf roping event with their Saturday tallies. Tom's time oi 10.8 seconds won him and Larry's 11.4 seconds brought him Jack Witch- er of Miles City, Mont., took third-place money of with a time of 12 seconds. Harley May of Oakdale, Calif., won first-go-round mon- ey of in steer wrestling by pulling his animal down in 4.2 seconds followed by Phil Doan of High River, with a time of 4.4 for Former leader, Danny Gfttens of De- Winton settled for a third-place tie with BiU Hale of Checotah, Okla., and Harley Hook oi Kamloops, B.C., an with 4.5 second tunes and purses. First-go-round and in the novice saddle bronc event went to Glen Griffith of Cess- ford, Alta., for his 67-point ride Monday. Rides of 66 by Melvin Coleman of Pierceland, Sask., and 65 by Charlie Simmons of Strathmore, provided them with and respectively. Monday also saw the secood- ;o-round competition get un- derway. Tom Springs, Elliot Colo., of Colorado dropped his steer in 4.2 seconds to lead in steer wrestling followed by Bob Marshall of San Martin, Calif., with a 4.5. A time of 12.6 seconds pro- vided Richard Stowers of Ma- Tack Nichlaus TEEING UP IN CROSS You NEED EVERY flOVRNTRGE YOU CRN SEIZE WHEN R FOUND IK THE WIND. RND THERE'S NO BETTER PLflCE THflN ON THE TEE BUSES. THE TYPE OF VWIND CONFRONTING YOU SHOULD DETERMINE THE SPOT ON THE TEE TO PLflCE YOUR IF THE WIND JS LEFT-TO-RIGHTV TEE UP ON THE LEFT SIDE flND TRY TO FflDE THE BRLL SLIGHTLY WITH THE WINDt THUS GETTING flS MUCH YflROflGE flS POSSIBLE OUT OF YOUR SHOT. IF THE WIND 15 RIGHT-TO-LEFT, USE THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE TEE flND TRY TO DRflW THE SHOT fl LITTLEV flGflIN GIVING THE WIND fl MflXIMUN) CHflNCE TO CflRRY THE BHLL. WHILE STILL KEEPING IT ON THE FfllRWRY. 1973 Bear. ITS. Rii-hl Rights R Dirt. Canada Wide fttratt Golf league COUNTRY CLUB Low gross Bill Broadfoot, Gentleman UI and John Fildes tied at 41. Low net Dale O'Brien, Packers 30. Low team net Lakeview Texaco, Bob Barber, Chick Macintosh, Mortey Tanner and Rae Pepper 136. Swift.................. Tollestrup.....................W Key Realty...................78 83 Packers 77 Lethbridgc Office Furniture......75 Dorigatti ............4.....75 Lakeview Texaco..............72 ..........67 .............65 ............61 60 ..............60 Eaton's Reliance Gentleman III Blacks Parsons LAKESIDE MEN'S Low net Herb Christie, Flemings 33. Low gross Gordie Laurie, Sugar Beeters 38. Low team net Sugar Beet- ers, George Swedish, Gerald Snow, Cliff Thomas, Gordon Laurie. Eight-point sweeps Frank Walkers over Dcrigattis anc A and W over CHEC Radio. Flemings.................. Ace Building................. 10! 109 Sugar Betters................ W Jubilee Leo Singers F rschcs Pahulle n Union 76..................... 92 CHEC Imperial Life Dcrigattl 81 Parsons Electric.............. 87 87 A and W 86 House of Lethbridge CJOC Letnoridge Herald Frank Walkers Owen dill, Okla., the lead in the sec- ond-go-round calf roping. Darryl Kong of Brisbane, Australia, captured the second- go-round lead in saddle bronc riding with a 67-point ride while Buzz Seely of Roosevelt, Wash., and Rocky Hubley of Fort St. John, B.C., tied for second with 66's. David Bothum of Silverton, Ore., and Jim Kelts of Con- sort, Alta., also scored 66's to create a first-place tie in the second-go-round of the novice saddle bronc competition. Adam leads wagons CALGARY (CP) The Lyle Adam outfit from Grande Prai- rie, assumed the lead at the half-way point of the HHiay Calgary Stampede chuckwagon competition Monday. Driven by Dave Lewis, the Adam rig displaced the Merle Anderson- outfit of Carbon, Alta., which bad ted the event the previous two days. Adam's achievement wasn't accomplished completely on the track, however. Lewis had been tagged with a one-second penalty for outrider interfer- ence, but be took his case to the appeal board winch, upon viewing the movies, gave him a favorable response. The deci- sion gave the Adam rig a five- day time of compared with Anderson's runner-up to- tal of The Rose Borek rig of Daw- son Creek, B.C., vaulted into third place with a time of while Ray McCullough and Sons of Coronation, Alta., jumped into fourth with Many of the leading wagons ran into penalty difficulties Monday. What really cost An- derson the lead was two sec- onds in penalties for late out- riders. The Newall Brothers rig from Rockyford, Alta., in sec- ond place going Into the day, dropped back to 19th when as- sessed a five-second penalty for wagon interference. Failure of an outrider to toss tbe stove into the wagon dropped the Ar- chie Hackwell rig of Grande Prairie, to eighth position from fourth. John Vaselenak, who is a local scout for the Cincinnati Red Legs, announced Monday night that the National Major Baseball League club will stage a one-day camp Friday. Red Legs' chief western Can- ada scout, Fred UMman, will instruct the session, with the as- sistance of Vaseleenak. The camp will get under way at 9 a.m. at the Henderson Sta- dium and all boys from the ages of 15-21 are welcome to attend. All interested boys are re- quested to bring along then- gloves and spikes. H further information Is re- quired, contact Vaselenak at 328-3442. ELRICH TIRE SPORT SCORES ALBERTA MAJOR LEAGUE SOUTHERN DIVISION W L Pet. GBL Lethbr'dge..... 11 7 .611 Cal. Giants...... 11 9 jss 1 Cal. Jimmies 11 9 .555 1 NORTHERN DIVISION Red Deer....... 10 10 .522 Edm, Tigers 10 9 .526 Edm. Blockers 6 16 .272 5'4 NATIONAL LEAGUE East W L Pet. 6BL Chicago......... 49 37 .570 Monkman scores 10 goals for Wanton Raiders Mohawks too tough for Sun Devils The Lethbridge Mohawks showed on the weekend that they are capable of defeating any midget lacrosse dub in the northern part of the province. In two exhibition matches the Mohawks easily bandied Ihe visiting Edmonton South Sun THOROUGHBRED HORSE RACING July 16th thru 21st LETHBRIDGE EXHIBITION RACETRACK POST TIME A PARl-MUTUEl P.M. DAILY w BETTING Devils, who have been labelled' as the top midget team in that area. Saturday night the locals thumped the visitors 12-7 -while Sunday afternoon they picked up an easier 10-3 decision. Dave Jackson led the Mo- hawk's attack Saturday with five goals whfle Paul Byrne, Dave Sazakki and Greg MOD- tieth chipped in with two apiece. John Stephens also added a solo effort for the Mohawks, lead 3-2 after the first per- iod and 7-2 at the end of the second. The two clubs split 10 minor infractions dining the three per- iods of play. Sunday's tilt was a lot chipp- er as the two clubs were as- sessed 33 minor penalties along with eight major fighting pen- alties and five misconducts and3 game misconducts. Nine of tbe minor infractions went to the Edmonton squad the two clubs split the eight majors winch occurred in the third period. In the scoring department, Dave Jackson paced the locals four goals while Doug Stephens aided wrtih two. Singles came off the sticks of Morgan M u n r o e, Sazalski, Byrne and Monteith. Kinsmen Comets trimmed Pincher Creek Woodcstaacks 7-3 in lacrosse action. Tony Mazes led the sttack with five goals. Ray Taylor added a pair. Jerry Durhin ac- counted for all three goals for Pincher Creek, Bob Momkman's brilliant 10- goal performance propelled the Nanton Haiders to a 19-32 vic- tory over the Lethbridge Na- tive Sons in Southern Alberta Major Lacrosse League play at the Adams Ice Centre Satur- day night Monkman, toiled with the Sons last season, seemed able to score at will as be led his teammates to 7-5 and 9-9 period scores. Ken Boychuk was the top Lethbridge scorer with five goals while Ken Keenan, who received the game's only 10- imnute misconduct, connected for a three. Dwaync Kirchner also chipp- ed in with a pair of goals. Meanwhile the Sons dropped their second straight weekend tilt Sunday suffering a 13-7 set- back to the hands of the Cal- gary Calgary were never headed in the three-period match as they fed 64 and 94. Kirchner paced the locals with two goals white singles came off the sticks of Keenan, Boychuk, Brian Andres, Norm Han and Doug Strum. Chris Roa whipped in three goals for the winners with two goals apiece going to Ron Wowfc and Mike Cruise. In exhibition play, the Leth- bridge Bantam All-Stars earn- ed a slight edge in two meet- ings with visiting Edmonton Green Fields. Saturday the two clubs battl- ed to a 5-5 stalemate while Sun- day the locals managed to reg- ister a slim 6-4 verdict. Dale Kaminski tallied twice COT the locals Saturday while Darryl McClcnnan did the same for the host team Sunday. St. LouIS Montreal 'niladelpnia New York Los Angeles Cincinnati San Francisco Houston........ Atlanta 40 JIB 40 42 .488 7 37 44 .457 914 38 M .452 10 35 46 .432 lift West U 33 .621 38 .558 5V'j 49 39 .557 47 43 ,552 40 49 .449 SV, VA 15 San Diego 31 54 .345 22 TODAY'S GAMES Chicago Reuschel (9-5) at San Fran. Cisco" Bryant (13-S) Atlanta Schueler (4-4) at Philadel- phia Lersch (2JJ) or Ruthven (3-6) Cincinnati Grimslty (7-5) at Mon- treal Torrez (54) Houston Reuss (10-5) at New York Matlack (4-10) Pittsburgh Mocse Troedson at San Diego St. Louis Murphy (1-3) at Los An- geles Osteen CNM) MONDAY'S RISULTS Atlanta Philadelphia 000 OOt 002 no ______ 001 100010 0-3 91 Reed, Freeman Panther Frisella House n-1) Hoerner (10) and Dates; Lersch (2-2) CIO) and Boooe. HRs: Robinson Houston New York 1100 000000001 170 Wilson, York (3-4) (12) and Jutze; Seaver, Capra Parker (10) and Hodges, Dyer HR: May Cincinnati Montreal 301 107 10 1 002- Carrol! and Bench; Stoneman, Walker Gilbert (1-2) (4) Jarvis Strohmaytr Scott and Boccabella. HR: Cin-Morgan Bench King LEAGUE LEADERS Mota, LA Watson, Hou At R H Pet. 196 24 67 .342 334 65 112 .335 Unser, Pha 214 34 71 .332 Goodson, SP 284 ___ SF 267 Robinson, 28 38 36 .323 06 J22 172 27 S5 -320 Cedeno, Hou..... 277 52 88 Jit Cardinal, CM 284 J17 Rose, Cin 344 5? 109 J17 Home Runs: Stargell, Pittsburgh, Bonds, San Francisco, each, H. Aron, Atlanta, Evans Atlanta, '23) each. Runs Batted In: Bench, Cmncinnati, Stargell, Pitching (7) Decisions: Brett, Phlla- deophia, C7J) Parker, New York, AMERICAN LEAGUE East W L Pet. GBL New York.....48 40 .54! Boston At 38 .537 1 Baltimore.....42 37 .532 1% Detroit ......43 42 .506 Milwaukee 42 JOO 4 Cleveland.....29 54 .341 UVi West Oakland......43 38 .558 Kanasas City 48 41 .539 VA California M 39 .530 2V: Minnesota .524 3 Chicago ........44 40 .524 3 Texas.........30 S3 .361 16V2 TODAY'S GAMES Oakland Odom (2-9) at Cleveland Tidrow (5-9) California May (6-6) at Baltimore Palmer (8-6) Texas Siebert (6-7) at Detroit Cole- man (12-8) Kansas Busby (54) at Milwau- kee Colborn (11-4) Boston Tiant (10J) at Minnesota Kaat (9-7) New York McDowell (3-1) or Mc- Daniel (6-2) at Chicago Bahnsen MONDAY'S RESULTS California 602100 OW-1 7 1 Baltimore 100 031 000- 5 0 Wright (7.11) and stephenson, Tor- borg McNally Reynolds (7) and Etcnebarren. 7 1 Minnesota 7 0 000 210 002-9 II 0 100 240 000 13 2 Lee (11-3) and Fisk; Decker and Mitterwald. HRs: Petrocalli Texas Detroit Dunning, Kremmel Brown Gogolewskl (1-3) (11) and Billings; Lolich, Miller (2.1) (7) and Sin's. HRs: Sudakis Mason Northrup G. Brown (7) ton New York Chicago 030000000-1 l i, Hor- i I 0 Medich. Lyle (2-5) and Munson; Wood (16-12) and Herrmann. Kansas City 040 042 14 Milwaukee 100 032 10 1 Splittorff Bird (7) and Healy, Taylor (5) Bell Champion Gardner m and Elite Rodriguez. HR: LEAGUE LEADERS AS R H Pet. Blomberg, NY 161 29 61 .379 Morten, Det 197 27 69 .350 Carew, Min 289 52 99 .343 Bumbry, Bal 160 34 51 .319 Mil .....338 54106 -314 Mvrcer, NY 346 49 108 .312 D. Allen, Chi 245 39 76 -310 Blair, Bal .....249 36 77 .309 Braun, Min 2S5 35 7t 306 Kirkpatricfc, KC 249 43 74 .305 Home runs: Mayberry, Kansas City, Fisk, Boston, Jackson, Oak- land, Runs batted In: Mayberry, Jeckson, (65i. Pitching decisions: Hunter, Oik- land. Lee, Boston, (11-3) DUAL STEEL RADIAL TIRES MILE Written Guarantee RICH TIRE LTD. SfPV.CE ;