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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 25, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBKIDOK DAILY HERALD Tuesday, July, MORMONS HAD A BIG DAY OF IT BAD CRIP PUT IN LOCAL CLUB'S ASPIRATIONS Lethbridge Nine Lost their Hold on the District Baseball League Championship --.Magrath Turned the Trick -Hot Game With 12-8 Score SPOKTS TABER IN LEAD By losing at Magrath yesterday tlie loc.il club Id how second to Taber for the cbampionshfp of the district baseball league and tbe right to take possession of the Brewing Trophy for a. terra. Ta- ber has six wins to their credit ansl loses; Lethbridge five wins- and two loses. Lethbridge hai still their postponed game with Raymond to play off aud should tue locals win they will lie tje with Taber and a post-series will be required to determine the winners of the league. The postponed game will likeb be played Saturday next. Magrath. July his fea- ture at the celebration at Magrjth yesterday was without doubt the Josgue baseball game between a pick- ed team from Lethbridge and the Both teams Magrath be- regular lucaJ aggregation, .were determined to r.-in. firing stunt, and swatted the pill right and left. Everybody hit it, and three tallies were added to the lone- some one, bringing the score in favor of. Magrath. m the third, fourth fifth and sixth, Lethbridge was blanked. Mag-rath Stirling Won Two Events Yesterday Stirling. July Day broke bounds. The score is no indication clear and bright and the colouration of the Mormons had nothing to mar Us success. A big crowd were fathered together and everybody came to en joy themselves. In the morning' SUi ling beat Raymond at basketball and in the afternoon the big attraction was the ball game between Stirling and Now Dayton. Play was close all through and in the last four innings extremely Hotu teams had a good ci-owd of rooters and ex- citement at times ran high. There, are players on both' teams eligible foi city leagues and both tennis should have beun in the Lothbrldge District League. Stirling won 1S-17. 1 he Moe battery was a.strong unit in the New Dayton team as was the work of Anplemaii on 1st and King on 3rd. King's throwing to 2nd and 3rd aud catching of flys at 3rd was a feature of the game.. Pry on a hit run to 3rd, while .I. Moe stole'all the way around. In the fifth Dayton went out with four men on 2nd and 3rd. In the 6th of the play. Brrors were niimerom but, for amateur teams without any IcaKuo aspirations Hho play was ex- cellent. In the relay race at the close of the game a New Dayton runner was intercepted by a coif on the track .and as n consequence Stirling won. The following is the line-up. NEW Moe, G. Jloo, Ap- pieman, King, .Walking, Clark, L. Metzger, Steed, '0. Metzger, Nelson, Fi Glnrk, Jl.-Steed. Holman, Ed. Deitro, Geo.'H. Passey Seen by a Herald reporter :after the game of Stirling team said club was perlectly satisfied with the decisions. Dayton ihad. ob- jected to 6ne or two. was handed ibird.w i New Dayton's inning didn't bung in but in the fourth they succeeded in anything. Only throe men batted Birch, of .Taber, and although he was generally very The scor Ing snlious to obtolngiweet revenge for the awful slaughter handed them bv the Lethbridge boys in the early part of the season md Lethbndge knew that, a victory, meant the pen- nant, and the championship cup. But the invaders were doomed to disap- pointment for ties came out at the little end of a score of 12-S The bit, see- e is no criterion to use in estimating the real worth of the contest hovieier as it realh was Interesting and full of nerve-racking moments. The stand and grounds thronged, and 'fully twenty-five liundred people witnessed the game, ch will go donn in hlston as one of Magratb's greatest triumphs. _ Tate graced the mouud for 'Leth- bndge when the game opened with the invincible Pulley on the receiving end. For MagrathGray did the fir- Ing with Ott behind the hickory. In the field were many familiar faces in both of class tried Without doubt Magrath had the most formidable line-up she hits ever assembled for many season; .the Old Guard of the Metropolis ware in uniform bui evidently the fates were against them and as hicfe; would have it they fell a prey 10 thej terrible onslaught of the lads inj green T weal to ba' ihej first .men up landed on ihe pics of Tata's delivery and before they were _4t finally sent to, the taJi timber, three runswere chalked up on the credit Eide official records.! .Tate.appeared'to be in poor form, and! his to easy pict-j ings for Ibe Jlagrjth swstiers. batted him ail oier ga ad errors .tlie conflict would have leen the cleanest exhibition of bal een in Magrath Without doub't the ,ethbridge players were having their f day but This of course, did not nake the humiliation any sweeter. Shifty" Hocking for Magrath pulled iff his .usual funny acts on second, but usually1 on'hand'when needed. Magrath has a great bunch of bat-ters, and they played a good, systematic game m field also. They have Qiproved -wonderfully and.are worthy Jf'.the' respect of any team" in -the outhern country. A feature was -the slick double (the only one in the .me) play from Pulley to "Ran, and .Nicholson, putting two runners out This performance was warmly' ap- plauded. Before the game concluded, Tate, Seidenbecher and Clark had all tried their hand at twirling for the Lethbridge team. Magrath, July Magratb has one of the fastest race tioursea in 'the provrnco was demonstrated yes- terday when a .most successful card was pulled off. The; track- was in excellent condition and some splen- did, .races, both harness and running weje seen 0 and B. Maitkin are deserving'of deal of credit for: bringing the'ineet. to such a successful end. Tie. start- Mr, llendenlmll, also understood lis business perfectly and had the events fully in hand. Because" o( his strict attitude very Uttia ;delay was experienced in starting. The different events of the meeting were watched with deep interest and competition was throushbut. The following are the winners: Trot or pace, Clyde -Wells, 1st and 2nd teats; Pike first and third, utiipired the game, handed Lethbridge a number of questionable decisions ;he fair. .340 203 6 5 130 000 S 4 3 Magrath J-ethbridge The teams'batsed ss .follows: c; Campbell, ss.. Hocking, 2b., A. Mercer 3b, Alston rf., Coffee If., Gray p., J. Mercer cf., Cole- man Ib. -Seidenbecher 3b, Ev- c Brandow Nichols on Ib., Clarke ss., Rau 2b. Moore p. Good Dealers Gladly BLACK fr WHITE BASEBALL GAME TOMORROW NIGHT The M C and Indians irili ciose ibe city league base- sccsdule xomorrow evening at fze Athletic Park. It will, not be z of Custar's last fight the so she "Y" contingent T are gorng to be armed to tittzh and will lie prepared isnE the battle of the sea- B 13 stand against the tomorrow night, Carl Morris Has a Heap of Gall Carl Morris he te bhe real heavyweight champion; at least that ii What Harry Edwards IB led-io be- lieve. Edwards has been dickerini with Morris to -have him go to Phil- adelphia to Rhow his' Morris ii wllltrig, but tthlnkx he tthouid be He only wants for the tirtt six- round bout to he staged there and in which the pi an-was to have Jim Flyn as hie opponent. He also agrees to show -three times provided he is paid for the eighteen roundg, re- ceives as traJnlng fix pen sen and tihree round trip tickets from Tulso Oklohoma. Boyo Driwioll, the Enxlish boxer, Joe Maiidot the soulhern cham n one of the hardest baiUlen of his career at Memphis, but loHt the deci- sion at the end .of the Htlnulated-.eiglit round B. Mandot forced the fighting from the dtart, hut the British boy. nev.cr backed uj> and always.'wlll- trade Wow for ;blow, although iHcketl force. Stirling's batting hi the seventh was good and in the eighth Dayton didn't get to first. U'hen Dayton went to bat in the ninth one ran was made, tying the score. Dayton rooters went wild, hut when Stirling batted and made one rnu enthusiasm knew no FOOTBALL TONIGHT fraternity of the- city not forget thetdiatrict football match -this evening'at tlie ball park. The two locnl teams will be engaged, Rangers and Rovers. Fine Card of Races Run Off at Magrath Pathfinder second lif'tha' 2nd. Time 2.26. _ Class A. 1-2 mile'flash, Kinsey 1st, Knight: 2nd. Time 52.1-2. Half'mile run. Dr. Tom 1st, Gypsy Jack, 2nd. Time 53 Quarter mile lit, Rain- bow 2nd Time 2i Half mile dash, saddle horses Jack 1st, Tanglefoot'2nd. Half'mile Sni-ear olde.-Trail- seeker. Snort 2n4. Time 51. Half mile, dash, Fangs 1st, Choco- late 2nd. Time .53. Pony race, Harker. 1st, Bingham 2nd. Time 57. Quarter free..for: all. This was perhaps, the race of the day and two heats were run before a decision could be made The win uers were Herman .Johnson 1st, Pr. Tom 2nd. Time Zo .1-4. Western Canada League Games WINNIPEG LOST TO BRANDON Brandon, of the won a pitchers' battle here Monday evening, by ajacore of 3 to 2 He pitched excellent ball, nine, walking none and holding the Maroons down to five .scattered hits. Davis' three bagger and Schaefer's iacrifice were responsible for the two runs the locals received in'the third. Long lilts were the feature of the game.. The score: Brandon ............002 000 Winnipeg 001 000 Bern Pickers got to Dunn in a like manner, and Browh'-'was sent "to tlie mound in the Saskatoon also used two twirlers, Sheridan starting out for the WM replaced by -Miller in' tlie ninth.The, .Berry Pickers showed a great improvement n their batting. Score by Moose Jaw Saskatoon CALGARY WON FIRST OF SERIES FROM RIVA.S Calgary, July with Standridge pitching splendid ball ten k the first of the series from Edmonton, with a'flcore of nine to six., It was the eighteenth victory for Standridge thil season. He lost one and tied one. There was a good crowd and the was a popular one with the local fans. MOOSE JAW WON FROM SASKATOON Saskatoon, Bask., July Hqb- i Hoods took tbe first game of the Brlcs here this afternoon by 7-5. The game was the fastest and most ci- clting seen here this season, and both teams were nip and tuck all through, Naveraon started off the game for Moose Jaw, hut' was batted out In Ohc sixth, when Dunn was put'in. The qiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii THCWNflBt b avid wherever g men for home me, Specify kbrume. jj MIIIIIIMIinillllllllllW C.C. PAONUILO WINt 4 SPIRIT CO .110' 002 001 020 Trigger and Trap SHOOTING AT MAGRATH Magrath, 7ulv Yesterdav the local ailmrods of. Raymond and -Xla grath tried concluaions at trap shoot- ng; and the conteat was .watched, with keen Interest by a large crowd of ad- mirers.. Although the scores were-not narucula.il} high, the sboot suf ticienth interesting to make the peo- ple sit up and take notice f Gillies was tile big gun of Uie 16. The other'marksmen 'scored fair Magrath, came out victors, the final standing being 48-44. The score was 12, Ott 14, Bing ham 12, Turner 8 16, on 10, Card a. WELSH WILL PROVE WESTERN CANADA TOUGH NUT'FOH CHAMPION WOLOA8T Califoima boxing critics seem1 to think that Freddie Welsh will prov'e.-a dangerous proposition when meets Wolgast at in Novem bcr The} sa} Welih gave splendid exhibition of science In hia recent bout I Chicago -OH, YOU RUBE! 'Kube" Msrquard bus arrived. Tbe blj 'Icven: thousand dollar pitcher ii >itqhiag grand for Jobuay llcGraw'i