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San Antonio Express News (Newspaper) - May 18, 1975, San Antonio, Texas Sunday May i 8 1975master Derby second off the rail has the Lead coming out of the stretch turn with from right native guest avatar Singh and diabolo in Pursuit the sunday express in Eulif 3 master Derby wins Preal mess associated press master Derby drives for the wire Pamlico called slow9 Baltimore a foolish pleasures Trainer complained about the Pamlico racing strip for saturdays Preakness stakes and the Trainer of Singh called the 100th running of the classic a a destruction a they run this track very slowly a Leroy Jolley said after Kentucky Deby Winner foolish pleasure lost by a length to master Derby in a relatively slow 1 562-5 for the i 3-16 mile. A the horses done to run any part of any race on this track a Jolley said with emphasis on a they like it that Way i guess so they keep it that Jolley said foolish plea sure who had lost Only one of 12 previous races a was in Good enough position All the Way but if you done to get the Luck you done twin. A the had Good Luck in the Derby and in the Wood memorial. If you have the Best horse you be still got to have some Luck. In my Book he a still the Best horse. Well find out next time hell keep wearing them John Russell who had just brought Singh Back to form following a training injury prior to the Wood said his Colt was stopped by jockey Bill Shoemaker aboard avatar. Singh dropped Back to finish six la. A Shoemaker lapped him on the outside and As they went into the far turn a Russell said a Shoemaker came Over hit Singh Cut his front leg up and went on by. Singh stopped Russell said the Cut appeared to be superficial but it forced jockey Angel Cordero to a snatch him up and Jerk him out to the Middle of the track. A the was probably a neck off the Lead when that happened. In a not disappointed in the Way he ran a Russell added a but i was disappointed that the race turned out to be a destruction Russell also noted the objection launched by jockey Jacinto Vasquez aboard Brewers lose twice Jackson miss. Spa Armer san Antonio Jay a Jimmy Kidder sparked e Jackson Mots to a 6-5 id 5-4 doubleheader sweep the slumping san Antonio rowers Here saturday Ter noon. Kidder an express news 11-City infielder in 1971, asked two hits and drove i a run in the first game lat went nine innings and id three hits and a rib in in 14-inning second game. The double setback was an Antonious sixth and a Venth straight losses. San Antonio will try to Lap its losing Streak with on Salyer 13 on the Lound against Jackson a like Bruehert 0-1 at 2 a. Here sunday. San Antonio exploded for la its five runs in the third inning of the first game. With one out Ben Hoise singled and Orlando Gonzalez walked. Dave Oliver singled Home one run and Wil Aaron doubled in another. Mike Hannah struck out for the second out. Brock Davis was intentionally walked. Rich Guerra hit a grounder to shortstop Stan Mann who threw past second baseman Kidder in a bid for a Force out that allowed two Inore runs to score. Rob Belloir singled Home the final run. Jackson scored three times in the fifth inning. Dreg Clark reached first on an infield single and went to third on Craig Cacek a single. Marin bunted Back to Pitcher Tom Mcgough who fumbled the Ball for an error that allowed Clark to score and Mann to reach first. Rich Millers ground out plated Cleek with the second Rill and Kidder a Sharp single up the Middle scored another. Jackson tied it up in the last of the seventh Frame to Send the contest into extra innings. Miller doubled and Kidder singled to get things started. Dick Harris grounded to third but Miller was thrown out trying to score. During the run Down Kidder went to third and Miller to second. Mike Agosto struck out but Angel Cantres greeted reliever Gary Weese with a Sharp two run single to left to knot the score. Right fielder Rex Bynum who did no to have his Sun glasses on lost Harris Baltimore a master Derby charged from just off the Pace Down the stretch and survived a foul claim saturday to win the 100th running of the Preakness stakes and deny foolish pleasures dream of a triple Crown. The Chestnut son of 1971 Kentucky Derby Winner dust commander went to the front in the turn for Home and led by As much As three lengths but won by just one Over the fast closing foolish pleasure who had lost Only once before and who had won the Kentucky Derby. Diabolo the speedy Winner of the California Derby finished third with Florida Derby Winner Prince thou Art fourth and Santa Anita Derby Winner avatar fifth. A the Pace of the race was much slower than i expected a jockey Darrel Mchargue said after master Derby paying a Preakness record $48.80 As a 23-1 Choice surprised 75,216 fans. That made it the largest crowd in Pamlico race course history and it bet a record amount on the 100th running of the race which was won by a horse that Wasny to even nominated for it last Winter. A when it came Down to time to move a Mchargue said a we were ready for it. I never looked Back to see who was. Behind me.�?�. I Jacinto Vasquez aboard foolish pleasure the 6-5 favorite lodged a claim of foul saying master Derby bothered his mount in the stretch run. But the Pamlico stewards after studying films of the race disagreed and left the order of finish As it was. A i did no to know there was a serious objection a Mchargue said. A i think we were going for the same Hole and i got there Vasquez said master Derby a was Clear but still made me change my Mchargue who said master Derby was Labouring when he finished fourth in the Kentucky Derby two weeks ago said he Only needed a few taps with the whip in his right hand to wind up first in the Preakness. A we were closer to the Pace than we thought. I just asked him to run at the head of the stretch and that was it a he said. It was indeed As foolish pleasures closing Rush fell one length Short. It was another length Back to diabolo. Avatar fourth place Prince thou Art trailed diabolo by p/2 lengths. Behind the first four finishers in order were avatar Singh native guest bold Chapeau just the time and Media. The Victory for master Derby was Worth $158,100 and boosted the Colts bankroll to $438,663. Master Derby paid $16 to place and $7.20 to show. Foolish pleasure returned $3.20 and $2.60. Diabolo paid $4.60 to show. Master Derby finished the i and 3-16ths mile race in 1 56 2-5, More than two seconds off the Preakness record set by canonero la in 1972. The Victory assured there will be no triple Crown Winner this year see master Page 2s foolish pleasure against Darrel Mchargue on master Derby. A evidently the Winner drifted out and Vasquez elected to go inside a Russell said. A if he continued to go outside he Felt head be on the outside Fence. A a it a been one problem after another a Russell said of his Colts two injuries a but i hate to see it induced by a then almost As an aside in commenting about Shoemaker the All time leading rider from the West coast with More than 6,800 victories Russell added California is notoriously bad at keeping horses shallow Fly for a double in the ninth inning. Later Craig Cook walked with the bases loaded to Force in the winning run on a 3-2 pitch with two outs. With the shadows of darkness hanging Over the stadium Harris singled to left to plate Mann with the winning run in the 14th inning of the second game. Mann had walked and was 1 sacrificed to second by Bob Sallinger. San Antonio scored first in the Nightcap on a walk Oliver a single and Aarons rib single in the top of the first inning. Jackson bounced Back with three runs in the second inning with a pair of errors by shortstop Belloir see Brewers Page 2s colonels Roll past Indiana 109-101 Indianapolis a Artis Gilmore scored 41 Points 13 in the fourth period As the Kentucky colonels rallied saturday night for a 109-101 Victory and a 3-0 Lead in their Aba championship series with the Indiana pacers. Indiana led 97-92 with five minutes remaining but Gilmore scored seven Points including five in a Row at one Point and the colonels pulled away at the end. The fourth and possibly last game of the Best of seven series is scheduled Here monday night with Indiana still hoping a protest of its 95-93 loss at Kentucky on thursday will be upheld. The colonels held a 31-30 Edge at the end of the Seesaw first period and built their margin to As Many Asio Points before seeing the Edge sliced to 56-51 at the half. Gilmore and Dan Issei Kentucky 109 a Jones 0 o o 0, Issei 9 8-10 26. Gilmore 17 7 8 41. Dompier 6 1-1 13. Mcloin 3 4-4 to Averin 3 o o 6, Roberts 6 1-1 13, Thomos 0 0-0 0. Totals 44 21-24. Indiana iou Knight 13 2 3 28, Mcginnis 7 5-7 19, Hillman 7 4-6 18, Bose 4 0 0 9, Joyce 5 2-2 12, Brown 0 2 2 2. Keller 2 o o 4, Elmore 4 1-1 9. Tools 42 16-21. Kentucky 31 2$ 17 36-109 Indiana 30 31 30 20-101 total Louis Kentucky 22, Indiana 25. Technical Louis Kentucky Bench. Three Point goals Buse. A 17,388. Scored Quick baskets for the colonels Early in the third period giving them a 60-53 Lead but it was All pacers the rest of the period. With Rookie Billy Knight and Center Darnell Hillman leading the Way the pacers out scored the colonels 30-17 and went into the final stanza with an 81-73 Lead. They built that to to Points 87-77, but the colonels began Chipping away and finally took the Lead for Good at 99-97 on a Gilmore Basket with 3 25 remaining. Issei added 26 Points for Kentucky while Knight topped Indiana with 28, hitting 13-om5 from the Field and 2-of-3 free throws. Indiana Star George Mcginnis co most valuable player in the Aba and the leagues leading scorer connected for Only 19 Points and sat out most of the last half with foul problems. Hillman who chipped in with 18 Ponts for the pacers held Gilmore in Cheek for most of the third period. However the big colonel took Complete control of the Middle in the final five minutes of the game. He pounced on an errant Issei shot and put it in to give Kentucky a 102-99 Lead with 54 seconds remaining grabbed an offensive rebound at the other end As Billy Keller missed a three Pointer and came Back Down court to convert a three Point play with 27 seconds left t. Dan Cook Page 3s major league baseball Page 4s 10s Bud Collins Page 12s

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