Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 22, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta
Ihunrioy, July 22, 1971 UTHBRIOOE HERALD 3pen golf to betting attempt upsets officials HOME WITH A STEAL Houston Astro's Jim Wynn steals home Wed- pitcher, went into his wind-up and Wynn beat the throw as John Boecabella nesday evening in game with Montreal Expos. Wynn's theft came in the tried to make the tag. Umpire Jerry Dale takes a dose look at the play, sixth inning. Wynn romped.home from third when Steve Renko, Expos' Error carries Expos past Houston McCovey pushes Dodgers further down By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Willie McCovey, biggest and strongest of San Francisco Giants' power-backed lineup, let his bat do the tatting as usual with a grand-slam home run Wednesday night that clobbered Pittsburgh Pirates 8-4. His two-out wallop off Pitts- burgh's ace reliever Dave Giusti, capped a six-run ninth inning that led the Giants back from a 4-2 deficit. The cojieback victory was a lift for San Francisco, trying to beat off Los Angeles' pennant bid in the National League West Division. It gave the Giants an eight- game lead after the Dodgers tost to Cincinnati Reds 6-2. In other games, Montreal Expos stopped Houston Astros 5-3, Chicago Cubs drubbed New York Mets 11-7, St. Louis Cardi- nals turned back Philadelphia Phillies 6-1 and Atlanta Braves swept a doubleheader from San Diego Padres, 8-7 and 1-0. Dick Dietz opened the Giants' rally with a double and only ad- Daku holds golf lead CALGARY (CP) Marilyn Daku of Calgary fired a two under par 72 Wednesday to take a six stroke lead into today's sectnd round of the Alberta Women's Golf championship. Mrs. Daku, the defending champion, shot an even par 37 on the back nine after going two under on the front. Former champion Betty Cole of Edmonton and Connie Deck ert of Elmira, Ont. are tied for second place with 78. Kathy Galusha of Edmonton is fourtl in the 54 hole tournament with 79 while Arlenu McDonald o Calgary follows with 81. Nanc; Heisler of Calgary is sixth will an 82, two strokes better than Marilyn Dahl of Calgary. From the provincial cham pionship a four member team will be chosen to represent the province in the Canadian fi nals Aug. 9-14 at Vancouver. anced one base on a single to ght when Roberto Clemente red a strike to home plate. "If Dietz scores, it turns the lole game around then the core would be 4-3 and we'd ave to sacrifice the potential ying run on first and xplained San Francisco man- ger Charlie Fox. But with men on first and lird, Alan Gallagher had or- ers to hit away. He singled ome the first run, then the iants loaded the bases with a alk before Giustt got the next wo men. With two out, Willie Mays alked to force in the tying run jid set the scene for McCovey. Gary Nolan scattered seven its and batted to two runs in a ve-run third inning to lead Cin- cinnati over slumping Los Ange- es, which lost its sixth in seven amfis. Montreal Expos scored two imeamed runs fa the ninth in- ning on Joe Morgan's infield rror with the bases loaded. Morgan's boot of Dave Mc- )onald's two-out bouncer al- owed Bob Bailey and Jim 'airey to score with the win- ning runs. The Cubs used four home runs, including Ernie Banks' llth career blast, to rip the ilets. Reggie Cleveland of Swift Current, Sask. hurled a five-hit- er and contributed two singles and a sacrifice fly to lead St. over Philadelphia. The nly run off the rookie right- nander was a home run by Oscar Gamble to the fourth. Darrell Evans' home run with It's Here Now! SUZUKI TS-125R DUSTER The 125 enduro machine. 13 rpm. Bead stoppers. Primary kick, 5-way adjust- able rear shocks. CCI auto- matic lube. 5 speeds. Weight only 198 Ibs. BERT MAC'S CYCLE LTD. 913 3rd Ave. S. Phono 327-3221 OPEN THURS. and Fftl. Till 9 P.M. "Serving Southern Alberta For Over 35 Yeori" one out in the llth1 inning, after wo earlier blasts by Hank Aaron, pulled Atlanta over San Diego in the first game of their doubleheader. Pitcher Pat Jar- vis raced home from first base when San Diego centre-fielder Clarence Gaston muffed Felix Mantilla's stogie, giving Atlanta ie second-game success. A major league contract was one of tie Washington Senators' selling points to luring bonus- baby Pete Broberg, now the big right-handed pitcher is selling the club on his ability. The six-foot, three-inch 205- pound rookie hurled his best game in his brief major league career Wednesday night, hand- cuffing Milwaukee on five hits and seven strikeouts as the Sen- ators defeated the Brewers 6-1. "This is the best I've felt all said the 21-joar-dld from Palm Beach, Fla. "I didn't get tired out there. It was fun pitch- ing." Elsewhere to the American League, Kansas City Royals trimmed Baltimore Orioles 7-2; Boston Red Sox downed Chicago White Sox 6-1; Oakland'Athlet- ics shaded Cleveland Indians 4-3 in 12 innings; Detroit Tigers split with California Angels winning the opener of a twi night doubleheader 6-3 in 11 to nings and losing the seconc game 7-6, and Minnesota Twins edged New York Yankees 2-1. Broberg, the Senators No. choice fa (lie secondary phase o last month's baseball draft orig taally was picked by Oaklam when he graduated from higl school fa 1968- But he rejected a reported offer from Metics owner Charles 0. Fin- y. This tune, another huge bonus an estimated chance to start pitching im- ediately in the majors, sold roberg on the Senator's. After the youngster pitched is first complete game in the .ajors, beating Cleveland 9-4 pith a six-hitter on July 4, Man- :er Ted Williams said: Minor baseball The Pirates emerged victor- ous in the first round-robin series fa the Big Leagues. Wed- nesday the Pirates belted the Sxpos 8-1 with Allen Korth and Warty Maxwell leading the way- Korth started and gave up the only hit the Expos got, a single to Greg Hamilton, Max- well came on fa relief and fan- ned eight while holding the Expos hitless. The loss went to Hamilton. Dennis Halt poked out three stogies and Maxwell two for the winners. Meanwhile the Norcrest Lil- ile League All-Stars meet the Lakeside All-Stars to a best of three series which gets under way Monday at Lakeview. The first game will go at with the second game at Dave Elton Park Wednesday at the same time. If a third game is necessary it will be played at Dave Elton at Friday. The winners will advance to Moose Jaw to represent Leth- bridge fa the district finals. The Angels rapped the Indi- ans 21-1 behind Harvie Pocza's one-hit pitching in Lakeside Lit tie League playoff action Wed nesday night. Pocza fanned 13 batters en route to victory while Lome Osmond suffered the loss. Morgan Monroe relieved Os- mond in the fourth inning. Dale Jost belted two single; and Mike Sheen a double for the Angels while Osmond spoil ed Pocza's chance of gainin, a no-hitter with a single. Gals' tourney on Tuesday Henderson Lake will be Ihc scene of tho annual Hender- son Lake women's invitational tournament Tuesday commen- cing at Entry fee Is net at and en- tries close Saturday. Tho competition will be an IB-holo nffair with a nine-hole event for seniors. Tuesday's winner will rtecelve UN ftwetfi Miners plan to keep fresh The Lethbridge Junior Min ers just fresh from wining their second straight Alberta Junio baseball title last weekend wil try and keep active as they take on the Big League allstars fa an exhibition match tonigh Game time is set for 8 p.m at the Henderson Baseball park Meanwhile the Miners ar hoping they'll have their own way fa North Battleford at th end of the month. On July 30-31 and August 1-2 the Miners will be compettoj with 11 other learns acros, Canada for the Canadian title Every province will enter one leant, but the host Saskatchcw an province will be allowed 1 enter two teams. More information will be re- leased at a later date on th Miner's second bit for the Cana dian crown. LEADS SENIORS MONTREAL (CP) Jnd Nash of London, Ont., slut two-ovcr-par 72 Wednesday, i take Iho first round lead fa th Canadian seniors golf clump onship at Iho Kantwaki Go "That boy may never see th minors." In seven games with Washint ton, Broberg, 2-3, has allowe only 40 hits fa 48 1-3 inning struck out 35, walked 20 an boasU a sparkling 2.98 earnec run average. Two misplays by right field Larry Biltner fa the third innin cost Broberg a chance for h first shutout. HARRISON, N.Y. (AP) If William F. Talbert has his way, here could be a Las Vegas- style odds line on tennis matches at Forest Hills in the ext few years, but the idea of egalized betting in golf has >rought cold reactions from the ame's leading personalities at Westchester Classic which started today. "I want no part of in- isted Joseph C. Dey Jr., com- missioner of the PGA Tourna- ment Players Division. Of all sports, golf is least vulnerable to chicanery. But I cringe at the thought of open betting on golf tournaments. We are unalterably opposed to it. ffe have strict rules in our agreements with both players and sponsors." "It doesn't shake me up be cause I think it's virtually im- jossible to fix a golf touma, said Arnold Palmer; 'Every missed three-foot putt i rould become said Ian Sikes the golfing lawyer rom Jacksonville, Fla. Talbert, former Davis Cup aptain who is director of the Jnited States Open this year at Forest Hills, stunned the staid Id tennis establishment earlier MS week when he said he saw no harm in off-court betting. He aid he plans to make a formal recommendation to the U.S. ,awn Tennis Association. "When Howard Samuels president of New York's Off- 'rack Betting Corp.) ap- proached me on the Talbert said, "I said: "Why Nanton drops Lancers 12-7 The Nanton Juveniles came to town and went home with a 12-7 victory over the Lethbridge Lancers fa Alberta Juvenile Lacrosse action Wednesday night. Ken Boyehuk paced the Lane ers attack with two goals while Phil Legge, Dwayne Kirchner Norm Hall, Brian Andres and Jim Bryne tallied a goal each Meanwhile the Lethbridge Na tive Sons wiH travel to Tabe tonight to exchange shots wit the Ebony Hawks in Alberta Junior Lacrosse play. Game time is set for p.m at the Taber Civic Centre. "Tennis is booming. 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