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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - June 8, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Monday, iam t, THE UIHBRIDOC HERAIS 7 Twins Maintain League Lead ANDY CAFF By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS When Gene Maucli's Montreal Expos tip-toed into Atlanta last Friday they had just lost 11 straight baseball games and were looking forward to more beatings against the Braves in a three-game weekend series. But manager Mauch called a clubhouse meeting and told his men they could win. They be- lieved him and swept the scries, winding up with a 10-1 rout Sun- day after 12-4 and 3-2 victories Saturday and Friday. "We expected to be splattered on the pitcher Carl Mor- ton said in describing the Expos' mood when they arrived in Atlanta. "But Gene just talked base ball to us. He told us to play ag gressivcly and that we could win if we thought we could win but that we would keep losing if we thought we would lose. "He relaxed Uic whole team Beat Milk River Tivice Miners Barry Golberg's Lethbridge Junior Miners are back in sole possession of first place in the City Recreation Baseball League. Miners swept a twin bill Sunday from Milk River to ran their record to 8-2, _ good for1 a two-point lead over the Leth- bridge Crighton Cubs. Larry Edwards stroked two triples, a double and two sin- gles in leading the Miners to a 15-14 win in the opening game at Henderson Park. Robin Ondrick added a triple and three singles for the win- ners to back the relief pitching of Randy Wolsioncroft. Carson Bailie had a pair of singles for the Milk River crew while Mike Corgell added a triple and single. Rod Taylor struck out 16 Milk River batters in the nightcap as the Miners dumped their vis- itors 6-2. Ron Berlando paced the Min- ers at the plate with a pair of singles off losing pitcher Verl Ell. While the Miners were win- ning twice, the Cubs were split- ting a pair of games in Vul- can with the Giants. Roy Elmer took the pitching verdict in the opener as the de- fending league champion Giants edged the Cubs 2-0. Righthander Dennis King -was handed his first mound loss of the season. Greg Lazaruk was more than the Giants could handle in the second game as the Cubs romp- ed 21-0. Pincher Creek and Enchant split a pair of games in Pinch- er Creek. Enchant won the first game 25-13 as Steve Dangerfleld blast- ed a home run for Enchant. Ken McKenzie punched out a Minor Baseball David WeWs punched out a home run and triple to lead the Cougars to a Norcrest Minor League victory over the Bob- cals. Ken Block took the pitching win with the loss tagged on Frank Kogler. Lanny Tron and Larry Erdos each added a home run for the winners while Ron Tron tad a home run and triple in a losing cause. WRESTLING TONIGHT! P.M. ABDULLAH vl. BiLAFONTE Plui 4 Big Bouli S2-S1.50 round tripper in a losing cause for Pincher Creek. Gary Ames was the winning pitcher in the second game as Pincher Creek bounced back to dump the Red Sox 17-8. Taber and Brooks also split a pair as the visiting Taber club rode the pitching of Don Hildc- brand to a 6-5 win in the opener Brooks came back to take the nightcap as they bounced Taber 1G-3 in a game that went seven innings. NEW CHAMPION Al Kenwood is ;ne new cli champion at the Lethbridge Country Club. Kenwood Champ At Country C Al Kenwood has proved once again that consistency pays off Kenw o o d won the Country Club Golf Course club cham jionship Sunday as he posted a total of 154 after the 36-hole event. SAVE From 25% to 30% ON SELECT USED CARS J375B 1965 DODGE 6 cyl., standard, 4 door, radio. Was less 30% 412 NOW ONLY 41S7A 1966 BUICK Wildcat, 4 door hardtop, Loaded with extras. Wai less 30% 712 NOW ONIY X388A 1966 CHEV. Biscayne, V-8, 4 door, automatic, radio. Was loss 25% 417 NOW ONLY 2354B 1965 PLYMOUTH 6 cyl., 4 door, automatic, radio. Was less 30% 382 NOW ONLY FLEMING MOTORS USED CAR DISPLAYS Cor. St. tint! 3rd Ave. S, Cor. 10th Si. and 3rd Ave. S. PHONE 327-1591 Kenwood shot a 76 Saturday and then came back with a 78 Sunday to beat Doug Brown by three strokes. Fraser Baalim, who was the low qualifier Saturday with a 75 finished third with a 158 to- tal. In winning, Kenwood takes the crown which was won last year by Jim Freel Jr. Ed Meidinger was the win- ner in the first flight while Mor- ley Tanner was second and John Fildes and Tom Hunt tied for third. Mike Grisak was the second flight winner with second place going to Charlie Waldie and third place to Al Sumption. In the third flight, Bob Allen took the title, besting Bill Baird, who was second and Ron Peake who finished tlurd. Mark Grant was the cham- pion in the fourth flight with Earl Gardiner second and Bob Kinniburgh third while in the fifth flight Brent Logan took home the trophy with Denny second followed by John Thackery. Ed Heinbroff won the laurels in the sixth flight with second place going to Ike Jones and third place to Ross Held. A total of 51 golfers in the two-day event. took Dick Triumphs CARI.OTTE, N.C. CAP) Dick Lolz, who suddenly has 'omul prosperity on (lie pro golf :rail, survived grinding pres- sure down llic stretch Sunday find won Ule Kcmpcr open golf tournament. The 27-year-old Lotz over- inuled faltering Ixiu Gfaham ind coasted in wilh a one un- ler-par 71 and a 72-hole total of 27C. You could tell the difference as soon as we left the clubhouse." In other National League ac- tion Sunday, Cincinnati Reds whipped New York Mets 10-2 Pittsburgh Pirates beat Los An- geles Rxlgers 3-1, Chicago Cubs downed San Francisco Giants 8-4, St. Louis Cardinals defeated San Diego Padres 10-7 and Phil- adelphia Phillies drubbed Hous- ton Astros 10-3. Saturday, the Reds beat the Mets 5-1, San Francisco downed the Cubs 5-3, San Diego edged the Cards 5-4 and the Phillies rapped Houston 7-3. GETS 15-IIIT HELP Bob Bailey socked two ho- mers and Coco Laboy one as the Expos lashed out 15 hits in support of Morton's 10-hit pitch- ing Sunday. The Braves' only run was unearned as the roctkie right-hander boosted his record U> 5-3. Morton, a former out- fielder in the Braves' farm sys- tem, helped his own cause with two singles. Rusty Staub hit his first car- eer grand-slam home run Satur- day to cap a seven-run eighth .lining. John Boaccabella and .aboy also hit homers to back Ditcher Bill Stoneman in his .hird win this year. Meanwhile manager Bill Rig- ay uncovered his bench strength Sunday, twice producing runs with a pinch-hitter for a pinch- Mttcr as Minnesota Twins out- scored Washington Senators 10-9 to keep a three-gaime lead in the American League's West Divi- sion over California Angels. 'file unusual repeat situation in a single game developed when Rigney engaged in a bat- ;le of wits with Washington field wss Ted Williams. Elsewhere in the American League Sunday, Baltimore Ori- oles edged Milwaukee Brewers 7-6. Chicago White Sox downed New York Yankees 4-1 in 12 in- nings, Cleveland Indians de- feated California 6-S, Oakland Athletics dropped Detroit Tigers 5-2 and Boston Red Sox won two games, 74 and 5-2, from Kansas ISty Royals. Saturday, New York clipped 3iicago 3-1, Milwaukee toppled Baltimore Detroit downed Oakland by the same score, Minnesota dumped Washington 4-2, and California edged Cleve- and 2-1. Eesults CALGARY (CP) results 'orn Victoria Park Saturday: First claiming, 3-year-old maidens Fast Friday (Bllllngsicy) 6.80 3.90 20, Bull Hunk (Norris) '4.70 3.70, Winning Skip (Giesbrecht) 4.80. Time: 2-5 Swiffle, Canel Hope, El FIHsteo, Val 1 Good, and Run Peler Run also ran. Second claiming, 3-year-oldi, 7 fur- Goldle 15.40 6.20 .30, Bhai Lodge (Berroby) 3.80 2.4V, Crande Slrlde (Rasmussen) 2.70, Time: 1-5. Mag till, U Hope, Tropical Trees- ire, Malo Blue, Salty also DAILY DOUBLE: Third claiming, and up, is miles. Dales Mistake (Stadnyk) 7.10 4.70 3.20, Night Shine (Haynes) 13.00 3.00, Sharons Star (Giesbrecht) 5.20. Time: O Its YQU, Pride Of Fngus, Grinning Sam, Magic Mink, Nenana, Your also ran, Fourth claiming, 4-year-olds and up, Dark Numbers (Barroby) 3.60 '.70, Newinsum (Rasmusseni 5.00 3.10, Biohy (Stadnyk) Time: Priddis .Dandy, Parents Joy, 8( ,kinny. Dark House, Major Scandal also ran. Fifth claiming, 3-year-olds, 1 fur- ongs Mr. El Con (Stadnyk) 8.0ft J.30 3.70, Ripple (Coombs) 3.50 2.60, En ertaining (Whittle) 2.60. Time: Destiny's Child, Northern Breeze, Bold Grin, Chinos Idol, Precious Ar- gent also ran. EXACTOR: Sixth claiming, 4-year-olds end up, Pedee LB Bleu (Stadnyk) 10.90 4.90 .20, Curra Tip (Lawson) 5.30 3.20, Car- boo Red (Blltlngsley) Time: Whirlagale, Lnrj Themi, Rovlngdoc or also ran. Seventh added first division of Tcs- rorth Plate, 4-year-olds and up, I'.i tiles Ky Quill (Hedge) 5.30 3.20 2.70, Wyn 'Amour (Turctsky) J.40 3.10, Hcpf as (Coombs) 4.70. Time: Tall Ridge, Eagle Hill, Fall Session, 'icked Wynnles, Rapid Kaiak also an. Eighth added second division Tee- ;orth, 4-year-olds and up, IVb mile Pebbie Hill (Rasnussen) 17.30 5.80 ,20, Great Gale (Barroby) 3.00, lark Secret (Coombs) 6.CO. Time: 4-5 Dead Run, Sioux Cadet, Alitrust, ondoras Box, Ferment also ran. Ninth claiming, 4-ysar-olds snd up, furlonns Haydns Secret (Coombs) 4.00, Bonded Stock (Rasmussen) 3.EO Sunday Session tHedge) 4.00. 1-5 Whirling Wave, Irish Way, Bully Banshee, Moonlight Spirit, China Moon also ran. OUINELLA: EVERY bRINK A MAN TAKES) SHORTENS HIS LIFE BY THREE TV Seeks To Have Coin Toss Changed Imlach Wants Perrault First ENDS IX SQUABBLE CAMBRIDGE JUNCTION, Mich. (AP) Veteran Cale Yarborough held off charging Pete Hamilton at the wire Sun- day to be flagged lha winner of the Motor State 400 stock car race, but the blazing finish wound up in a squabble that require several days to set- tle. MONTREAL (CP) Punch Imlach, general manager of the fledgling Buffalo Sabres in the expanded National Hockey League, says he will try to pick up highly-rated Gilbert Per- reaiilt in" the NHL's amateur draft Thursday. Perrcault. team captain of the national champion Montreal Junior Canadiens, is rated No. 1 by most NHL draft choice scouts. In an interview Sunday, Im- :ach, former coach of Toronto Leafs, also said the Sabres will ask that the toss to ;et first pick in both the ama- ,eur and expansion drafts be leld earlier than scheduled in ,he two-day annual league meet- ngs opening today. first pick of goalies and Imlach suggests that it be moved up so the teams can plan strategy for Wednesday's expansion and Thursday's amateur drafts. Vancouver Canucks, the other new NHL entry, and Buffalo are expected to finish with consider- ably less quality for considera- bly more money than their 1987 expansion predecessors. Each will pay for the privi- lege of bringing the NHL to a 14-team, twcMlivision league. The price is three times what it cost St. Louis, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Minnesota, Oakland and Los Angeles for member- ship three years ago. In the 1967 expansion draft, each of the six existing clubs I protected 11 skaters and one The loser of the toss will have i gcaltender. This time around each of the 12 clubs can protect 15 skate's plus two goaltenders. First-year professionals and all amateurs under 22 years of age Dec. 31, 1970, are exempt from the draft. Vancouver and Buffalo each will draft until they have ob- tained 18 skaters and two goalies. Maximum loss from each existing club will be three players and one goalie. Tuesday, the day before the expansion draft, the NHL will held its annual infra-league draft in which they protect 18 players with all goalies, first- year pros and amateurs under 22 years old Dec. 31, 1970 ex- empt. The clubs pick from each other, at a choice, start- ing with Los Angeles followed j by Toronto, Philadelphia, Montr real, Oakland, Minnesota, Pitts- burgh, St. Louis, New York, De- troit, Boston and Chicago. In the amateur draft Thurs- day, Buffalo and Vancouver get the first two picks of junior players who have readied their 20th birthdays between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31 "this year. This will be followed with selections by existing clubs in reverse order to the total points gained during last season's play. The two new teams will not be allowed to trade their first and second amateur choices for at least three years. American Hockey and Western Hockey League clubi for the first time get amateur choices when the NHL is through. 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