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THE SUN, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10, 1912.
tutors rushed to hi aid, but he
nil right, barring a shaking up and Ion
lug his cap. Hln carmlno Hocks were
bared to the breezce until a substitute,
loaned him a cnp.
Larry (inrdnor wns slammed full In
tho fnco by ii Imt grounder of Chief
Meyers's propuhlon, but he too stuck
to hln post. In the tenth inning
Speaker let go with n thrust of audi
oloclty that the lull went to the cent
field boundary. It flow back to Hecker,
who relayed It to Bhafrr. Speaker tried
for i home run nud reaehed the aonl
only because Wilson muffed tho throw
in on the bound. Speaker was nngry
all over when he sot up. declaring that
Herzog had tried to block him nt third
hnse, Me appealed to Itlglor, and when
the Inning wna over atnrted out toward
Herzog. Larry Doyle met him half way
and acted an peacemaker. Tho Incident
caused no little commotion, but wan
the only sign of III feeling, though both
teams were In deudly eurneit all the
There was a ground rule that n ball
hit Into the temporary left Held stand
should count na n two bagger only. As
it turned nut thai ground rulo favored
the Hostons because the Giants put
more nils into the stand than they did.
Any of these hits with a clear field
would have been good for three bases.
flnodgrass opened the grapple with a
nil or two base voltage. It cleared
Lewis's head and bounced Into the seats.
Nevertheless Snodgrass was left. Somn
New York partisan Implored Doyle to
give ine nan n ride." but Lurry struck
out on a high fast ball, flecker was
tnrown out by Yerkes anil Murray by
Collins, who made n clever stop of a
smartly rapped ball. The Hostons opened
the throttle In their half of the first
and, while tho Giants were wabbly,
reaped n harvest of three runs. Hooper
shot a grounder which slid off Matty's
hand and Matty couldn't get hold of the
globe. In time to nip the speedy Hooper.
Hooper stole second. Meyers making a
wide throw. He started for third on a
hit nnd run play, and Yerkes winged a
liner to Fletcher. The latter had a dou
ble play made to order, but dropped the
ball and dldn t get It to first In time to
get even one man.
Hooper was able to get back to sec
ond and both he and Yerkes advanced
when Speaker hunted. There was a
had misunderstanding on this bunt.
Herzog expected Matty to throw the ball
to him for a force, but Matty expected
Herzog to try for It. Neither tried for
It and while they were gazing fatuously
at each other Speaker dusted to first.
With three on bases and nobody out
.Matty made Lewis hit n tepid roller to
Herzog, who threw out Hooper at the
plate. Matty tried to clutch Gardner's
chop hit. but couldn't. Doyle lucked
up and nailed Gardner at firm. Yerkes
scoring. .Stahl pounded a beauty be
tween third nnd short and cleared two
more runs. The rally was stifled when
Doyle gathered Wagner's fly.
Merkle's strike out waa the tamo be
ginning of New York's second. Merklo
died on three pitched bulls, swinging
like a windmill at the first two. Herzog,
breathing defiance, strode to the platter,
ana nn me nrst one that suited him.
miik. dnu me Dun was racing past
Hooper. It was superbly relayed to
inira by Hooper nnd Speaker, hut Ifer
eoar waa the Incarnation tt speed and
reached the base with a tumbling slide.
He came In when Meyers's single struck
Gardner In the face. Fletcher lined to
Hooper and Meyers was forced by Math
ewson. The Ited Sox were harmless in
the second, save that Hooper doubled to
right with two out and waa marooned
When Fletcher seized Yerkes's skimmer.
New York's third was brief. Hooper
camped under Snodgrass's fly, Doyle
rocketed a foul to Gardner and Hecker
was thrown out by the nimble Wagner.
Nor did a llnstonlan get on In the third,
but the sole re.ij.on therefor waa u
scrumptuous play by Merkle. Hpeuker
nearly broke the hall In two he hit It so
hard. Merkle leaped up. his hand Inter
posed, and the ball fell at his feet. He
and Speaker had It hot foot for the bag,
both sliding, and Merklo winning by nn
In the fourth Inning the New Yorks
lopped another point off Hon ion's lead.
The way of It waa tills: Murray, whose
bludgeon was full of base hits, ripped
a three bagger to right centre. He had
to put on full ateani to reach third, for
Hooper made a tremendous throw from
the outskirts. Merklo pined away on a
foul to Gardner, but Herzog, the re
liable, filed to Speaker and Murray tal
lied on the catch. Meyera whanged a
hit through Wagner, but Fletcher's fly
to Hooper left him, '
Matty was doing fine In the third and
fourth Innings and blanked the Hostons
one. two, three in the fourth. He struck
out Stahl with a fadeawny and Fletcher
handled Carrlgan's smash neutly, Math
ewson and Snodgrass both struck out
in the fifth and Doyle sent a parabolic
fly to Lewis.
. Hooper struck out on a fadeuw.iv In
the fifth, being completely fooled by the
lazy floater. Hut Matty wasn't to es
cape this round without a lacing. The
sun came out and Snodgrass nnd Mur
ray swapped fields, Murray first halted
the game to get his sun glasses, but
McGraw thought a better plan was for
him to go over to left. No sooner were
the two fielders adjusted to their now
quartet than Hooper spun a single to
centre. He flared forth for a steal.
Quality Never Varies
lied Murray hurled another of hl
Jnvlan thunderbolts, a two bagger, Into,
the left field coop. Bnodgruss camo
home and Hecker went to third. There
they awaited the pleasure of Merkle,
who with a foul to Givrrlgun bitterly
to tho centre Held fence, Hecker In des
perate pursuit. Speaker tho whllo wan
hitting only the high places In his flight
for the mecca. Shafer went out to
centre and took Hecker" relay. Ho
didn't handle It cleanly, but made a
fine throw home. Tho ball came to
Wilson on the first bound nnd he 'would
hnvo had Speaker If ho hadn't dropped'
the ball.- As It was the score waa tied
and It looked as If the lied Sox wouldn't
let go until they had won, for Lewis
supplemented Speakers triple with a
two bagger. Hut Doyle made, a great
running scoop of Gardner's grounder
and Herzog u vivid play on Stahl'H In
In the eleventh finodgrnss was hit
nnd perished Stealing after Hodlenl had
struck out our own Lnrry. rterker
walked. He too tried to steal nnd gave
tip the ghost. Spruce fielding retired
the Hostons quickly In the eleventh,
Wagner nnd Cnrrlgan were thrown out
nfter rattling atops by Shafer nnd n
one handed ciltch by Merklo of one of
Hhnfcr's throws. Mathewson's rapid
tire fielding of a high bouncing hall hit
by Itedlent .wound up this vibrant con
flict. 1'mplro O'Louglilln then cnllod
the game 'on account of the shades of
night that were falling fast.
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INCIDENTS OF CHEAT GAME
Hod Sox Clnlm Horzojr Bumped
ISponkor at Third lMnycrs
in Angry Mood.
Hoston, Ort. 0. To amue the crowd,
which was hungry for baseball, Speaker,
lxwls, Cndy and several other members
of the Hoston team appeared on the field
at 1 'J :30 o'clock.
"Where's Joe Wood?" queried the fans,
over and over again. "Iwt us see him.
Tell liltn to come out here." Hut Smoky
Joe, who Is a modest young man, remained
SNAPSHOTS AT TIE GAME IN BOSTON
containing a silver bat, which also was
preienleil to Stahl.
The Harvard foothill nlavers. dlstln
gulahed by their husky forms, marched
into tne grand stand In a body. They
wete the guests of Coach Haugbton. who
had promised them that If they scored
more tHilnts against Holy Cross last Sat
unlay than Yale had done several days
before, he Would take them to. see to-day's
Ijirry Doyle, made a discovery during
tun batting practice which possibly ac
counted for some of the long hits the
(Hunts made Into the- seats In front of
the fence III left centre field. In big
letters whs a sign which read s
'TTnotnaa W Lawson offers f 250 to any
batter Who hits this sign nnd II. 00a to
the first man who smashes the system'!
slate." On the sign was a picture of a
late four feet long Uy thrco'fect wide. As
luck would have It the two base hit made
by Snodgrass In the fliet, Inning fell short
of the mark by only a few yards.
The flelillag practice, by both teams
Caused the usual excitement. It was 1 US
o'clock when (his occurred and the crowd
wus coming In droves, Hundreds of Hos
ton's pretty 'women were then- dressed
wanmly for the occasion. Ulster coats
nnd sweaters were lugged by the men who
found that the garments w'eie necessary
befoie the game was halt over.
Tho low stand In left centre field, ac
commodating about 2,500 persons, did noj
nave an occupant ai mis stage or me
proceedings and many wqndeml why. The
proble"jn wns solved, however, when the
music 'of another band was heard outside
the walls, together with Incessant cheer
ing. Through a gate In centre field the
band appeared playing "Tessle" and fol
lowed by a thousand rooters, Including
those who had visited New York yester
day. Out upon the playlijg field. the pro
cession tnarehrd and gave the spectators
In the stsnds another chance to yell. One
of the rooters In line had but one leg, but
he kept lu step with his crutchei and
waved his hat aloft.
And now came the leather longed an
nouncer with bis blc megaphone to tell
the fans the names of the pitchers and
catcher and the changes hi New York's
lineup, lie was outguessed by the fans,
however, for they bad seen Malty and
Meyers waimlng up for more than lle
ill ww a m rs ill uiun uy
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! every advantage that maitta for a
naauuui, raatiui and
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following recrtatlona ara opan to tha
Laurel Hoiue euaetc .
Motorlnr, (lolft Tnnnla, Pol.
Hiding to Ifounde
.The Laurel Itou'o equipment la of
'the beat. Many addtd wnprovementa
Including long-dUtance talephonaa In
roorne. Admirable culaine. Only tha
moat d'ttrable rueeta arw tnvlttd tu
apend the winter at thla unuaual hotel.
IlluatraUd buoltleta and any apeclal
miucmation will be aant upon request
A. J. MURPHY. Ilanacer.
surest fly catcher In the fame, may hatk
been rattled. Ha Judged the bJ Z
fectly and stood waiting for It with ouu '
stretched hands. The leather bounced,!!
of his glove. w'
There wm a startling play In the nlnOi
Inning that brought tho rival partisan X
their feet with a rattling cheer. It tnj.w
be called the beat play of the.
l-'Utnhor r.m lh hall
with great force and It sped across atconri
base. Wagner acooped It with his arloveVl
hand and made a hurried thro, to Stahl
The throw waa high and wide, but lh . i
first baaeman with one foot on th
c.M.iiru u, inn i.i nniiu mm iiir oall MUCk
In bis glove with a thud, Just In time t
beat the sprinting Fletcher out of a hit,
Lnrry Doyle shut off a Ronton victory In
the tenth Inning when with Ivls ,n J,,.,
ond he knocked dqwn n sharp bnuniler
from Gardner's bat while hustling triwiit,
the right field foul line. It was one tin rirla t
piny ano unyic-a inrow nippen imiilnrr by
a step. Had this grounder gotten av
. t..i t ....1 i.i 1 . '
iiidii i-iijiu LvwiB wuuiu mite rufllil,
between them Matty stood stock still and
glared at Herzog.
Sneaker was' robbed of two hits by
phenomenal plnvs on the part of Merkle
and Fletcher, In the third Inning Meikle
climbed up nn Imaginary ladder and with
uplifted left hnnd he knocked down a ter
rlllc smash that otherwise would have
been good for two bases. Merkle recov
ered the ball In time to slide Into the hug
u fraction of a second leforo Speaker
leached It. In the fifth Inning Fletcher
could not get out of the way of another
fieri e hit from Speaker's bat and was com
pelled to catch tho ball or have his abdo
men penetrated. This catch enabled
Fletcher to double Yerkca on third and
prevented a sure run.
Herzog quickly forgot Matty's words of
ernsuie, for nil through the game he kept
up n constant rhatler encouraging Sir
Christopher, with the cry "Now you're
pitching, old man ; you've got your speed
SEVERAL YEARS TAKEN OFF
Trla Sprnkrr, most frnrril nf the Itnl fnz artillery, snapshot t ed
at the itlnte In lliiatmi yesterday. hlrr Meyers Is rntehlnii, unit em
pire O'I.oukIiIIii I the third 11 ml re In the Kroup.
disappointed the New York sympathiz
ers. Hut Herzog was up nrxt and he
was the boy for deeds. He too hit Into
the seats .nnd Hecker and Murray piled
headlong to the plate. Meyers's hard
grounder to YVngner ended the Inning,
but the Giants were n run ahead. With
Yerkes und Speaker facing him In the
eighth Miithewson got along swim
mingly. Yerkex tiled to Murray,
Speaker chipped a puny one to Mathew
son. Lewis, however, wiu different.
Deeply repentant for his muff In left he
yearned to atone. It was his fly ball
Into the seats that led to the ground
and lofty tumbling act by Murray. Then
came another cat-e of a batted ball being
Fletcherlzed. Fletch wns nil set for
UanlnorV grnundor'j which came fart
but true. Itlght straight through
Fletcher went the projectile and !ewla
made tracks for home and forgiveness
Murray's throw In to head off Lcwla
was a thing of beauty and a joy for
eer. It was mighty close at the plate,
as Meyers swung for Lewis, who slid
all over the lot. but O'Louglilln gave
Lewis t.'ife. It looked no If Meyers had
A scratch hit by Stahl made more
trouble In the Inning. When Stahl stole
second Meyera threw to third In hopes
of catching Oardner asleep. It was a
high throw, but Herzog went up n.i if
from a springboard ami saved tho Chief
from nn error and prevented a run.
Some actor, this Herzog chap to-dav.
Matty got his fadeaway to work and
disposed of Wagner. Too bad he didn't
get It to work a few momenta sooner.
Hull had speed like n Mash of light In
the ninth, but a remarkable play was
all that deprived Fletcher nf a hit.
Wagner took the ball with one hand
nnd tiling hlch to Stnhl. Stahl, with a
tremendous stretch, took the throw with
one hand. Mathevvson filed to Stnhl,
but then Hall couldn't control bis speed
and passed SnodgrahH, who slole second.
Doyle was passed purposely, Hecker
worked Hull for four balls, but with
three on bahes Murray's best this tlmo
was grounder to Yerkes for a force.
In Hoston's half Mathewson tossed out
Carrlgan, Hall fouled to Herzog near
the stand nnd Hooper lifted to Doyle.
Merkle shook up Hall with a long
NEW YORK (N. L.).
AB. R. H. P. A. E.
Snodgrass.lf.rf. 4 110 0 0
Doyle,2b 5 0 1 2 5 0
Becker.cf 4 10 0 10
Murray,rf,lf....5 2 3 3 0 0
Merkle, lb 5 1 1 19 0 1
IHerzoR,3b 4 1 3 2 4 0
Meyers.c 4 0 2 5 1 0
Shafer.ss 0 0 0 0 3 0
Fletcher.sc 4 0 0 1 2 3
aMcConnick .0 0 0 0 0 0
Wilson.c 0 0 0 0 1 I
Mathewson.p.. .5 0 0 1 6 0
Totals 40 6 11 33 23 5
BOSTON (A. L.).
AB. R. H. P.
Wagner.ss 5 0
Collins.p 3 0
Bedient.p 1 0
2 3 3 0
2 2 2 0
13 2 0
0 0 2 0
0 2 11 0
0 0 4 5
0 0 6 4
0 0 0 1
0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0
Copyright by American Press Association.
Iti-fore Yrrkra Henreil In the flrsl InoloK yesterdny nt Ilnatnn he hnd vision of making
in n siiinsh li (iardnrr Hint went foul n few Inelies, The picture shims III id iienrlne the
IhIIoo nnd tirlnir sloired np by warning; seaturea
front Wnuner nnil'fitahl, nlm are ndvnnclnir
Totals 43 6 11 33 14 1
(a) Batted for Fletcher in tenth inning.
New York . 01010003010-0
Boston. 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 06
First base on errors -New York, I;
Boston, 2. Left on bases New York, 9;
Boston, 6. First base on balls Off
Hall, 4; off Bedient, 1. Struck out By
Mathewson, 4; by Collins, 5; by Bedient,
I. Three base hits Murray, Merkle,
Herzog, Yerkes, Speaker. Two base hits
In the dicsslng room, talking with his
comrades. Then soino of tin. Olanti fil
tered throuKb a little Kate near the Hus
ton lnch nnd the crowd, which hail
swell, il In nuinbeiN to IS.IIOii. looked them
out critically Which Is TesriMU?" they
asked. "Where Is Hulw Marqunrd?" "Is
Christy Mathewson In the houm?"
Meyers threw accurately, but Fletcher ' '' the lloston players, passed Meyera
dropped the throw. That error cost a 1 Intentionally. McC'onnlck, batting for
run because Yerkes tripled to right cen-1 Fletcher, filed to Lewis and Merkle rnn
tre. Tho .New York Inflelders crowded home.
Snodcrass, Murray. Herzoc. Hooner.
threo bagger In the tenth. He held third Lewis, 2. Sacrifice hits- Speaker. GarJ
while Wagner threw out Herzog nnd ner. Sacrifice flies HcrZoR. McCor
whllc Hall, nfter a solemn conference'!.,. e.i l.. t. , ,
iiiiir. uiuicn uiaca onougruss. ncrZOR,
Tesrenu, who Is a big kid and likes
to fool aimind lu practice, mon was sin
Klod nut, and the ltoston rooters beg.in
to toiuiciit him. Tesreatt smiled good
naturcdly as he waved his band In the
direction of his critics, and soon he made
friends with them all. He began to warm
up with Wilson Just to show these Hos
ton people that his arm wasn't tired and
that he still bad lots of speed, despite
bis hard game of yesterday. As the big
fellow tired the ball with terlltlce momen
tum Into Wilson's mill the lloston fan'
looked on In admiration nhd cordially ap
minutes on one side of the diamond, while
Kay Collins and Mill Carrlgan were get
tlnu ready on tin- other side. The um
pires appealed with Silk O'Louglilln In
command, o'uughlln also announced the
O'lmghlln was assigned to the duty
of calling balls and strikes, with Kigler
on the bases, Klein on the left foul line
and Kv.ins holding up the ilctit foul
Hag. Of course, .Mayor Fltz threw In
the new ball at 2:0.1 o'clock and two
nilmitrs later 0'loughlln called play.
Behind the bat, O'l.ouchlln: on the
bases. Rifiler; in the outfield, Klem and
Evans. Time 2 hours and 43 minutes.
1 BENJAMIN , Alt WD BENJAMIN CrfsTalW-SSH
Hooper, Stahl. Double play Fletcher
and Herzog. Hit by pitched ball By
Mathewson's fly to Yerkes ter-1 Bedient (Snodcrass). Hits -Off Collin
In close and Speaker again mauled tho mlnatcd the Inning. Wilson's sharp, 9 in seven and one-thlrd innlncs- oft
ball with every ounce that waa In him. I fielding threw out Yerkes In the Hoston . un i . j .,.! .
It went squarely at the pit of Fletcher's I half and Speaker ambled up to see what I r" LZ, "' , ' 7"', ?RS "
Momarh. It doubled Fletcher un hoi bo I he could do lo stave off defeat. wht. tteule'. none in one inning. Umpires
w-i.i .. . . . . ., . . I nh!nrl It,, ka, MM r...UU .
iiciu on use ii terrier io a uone and as i " "u as npieniy. nesiuent and like
soon ao he had probed Into his Innards " thing nllvn the ball sprang it way from
and pulled the ball out he mused to Her-1 hla potent pestle, With a crash It went
zog and doubled up Yerkes.
Murray made a pilgrimage to first In
New York's sixth. There was one nut
at the time and nfter Merklo had filed
far, far nway to Speaker, who made an
nrllstlc catch such us only he run make,
Murray tried a theft of second nnd was
stopped by Cnrrlgan's throw. Matty
was airtight In the last half of the sixth,
although Lewis opened with a hit to
Fletcher, The latter Juggled, but It was
a hard chance. Gardner and Stuhl both
were thrown out by Mathewson, Lewis
weaving his way to third. Wagner
ilubbed to Mathewson, who picked up
the- hall, ran to the right foul line nnd
there awaited Wagner.
Although Herzog singled In the
t-eventh nnd stole second, the next three
butters gaxe him no assistance. Meyers
filed to Yerkes. Fletcher filed to Ktahl,
Mathewson struck out. Hoston's career
In the seenth wns still shorter. Car
rlgan, Collins nnd Hooper took thn
count In order. Herzog skilfully play
ing n mean bounder from Cnrrlgan.
The eighth Inning, with Its slugging,
milling on the bases nnd general vortex
of action, wns In the nnturn of iwi
epoch. It began with a square muff by
Lewis of Snodgrass's fly. Doyle took u
tr.irk nt lb,. n,st pitch nnd hit safely lo
u nire. Speaker was on top of the hull
'J fast I hat Snodgrass was held t
second. Hecker too took a crack at the
'"t pitch, lie hit m Yerkea or a
force, bnodgraas going to third.
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The niants wore their gray travelling
uniforms and their big macklnaw coats.
They lulled about on the bench looking
things tner until McOraw bustled Into
view ami ordered batting practice. Im
peding that Hay Collins, the Boston left
hander, would pitch agnlnat them, McOraw
sent Hooks Wlltse to the box nnd he un
corked his speediest shoots and twitters.
The Giants, one after another, walked
up to the plate and clouted the ball all
over the lot.
When tho (Jlants had been letlred
n'Loughllu saw several phiitygraphers
squatting on the turf. Taking oft his
mask and waving his arms impetuously,
the chief umpire cried loudly;
".Ml you picture gujs get off the field.
Wo won't rontlnuo until you have climbed
Into the stands."
Tho Hoston Klks, headed by a red coated
band of music, marched through the gates
and Into the grand stand. They cheeied
for the Ited Sox and received n noisy
welcoimi from the crowd. Just then Man
imer Stahl and the other lloston players
ran upon tho Held to receive thn ovation
that was In stole for them. Twenty
thousand fans Jumped up and cheered
As Hoston's batting practice began
Speaker and Lewis got In tremendous
drives Into the outfield stands. .
A new automobile, purchased by popu
lar subscription for Manager Stahl, stood
In left Held waiting for Mayor Fitzgerald
to appear to make the, presentation speech.
Ills Honor hurried out practically uu
When Sir Christopher Mathewson
walked to the 1)X to begin his battle
against the Ited Sox New York and Uos
ton fans alike applauded the popular
pitcher. In fact Matty as the game pio
greased was repeatedly cheered by ItoBtun
partisans whu admired him for his pluck
and remembered his great record on the
Mntty began so unsteadily that after
tho Hed Sox had scored their three runs
In the Hist Inning New York fans began
to lose heart. They wero sure that Matty
"had nothing." Ills speed appeared to lis
lacking, also his fadeaway, but as the
veteran warmed to his work In the next
three Innings confidence lu him was le
stored. Hut all throijgh the game tho Tied
Sox hit him fiercely. a
Speaker's triple In tho tenth Inning wns
attributed to the fact that Matty grooved
one for the big butsmau. This hit, by the
way, almost Involvid the teams In a fight
on the field. In fart tho rival players to
night discussed nothing else, there being
considerable 111 feeling for the first time
In tho series. Speaker maintains that as
he rounded third base Herzog purposely
gave him "the shoulder." It was a plain
caso of Interference, nccordlng to the Ited
Sox, and helped to make tho decision nt
the plate, so close that some of the Giants
! Insist that Speaker should have been
nnd fadeaway; they can't touch you."
Collins struck Merkle nut on three
pitched balls lu the second Inning. Mer
kle struck nt the first two and the third
was called, It being a sweeping curve that
caine down over the big Giant's left
When Meyeis hammered a stashing
grounder which struck Uardner In tho
eye, in this Inning, the crowd stopped Its
bellowing. Oardner Is a big favorite and
an accident to him would cripple the
lied Sox, Some thought Ihat Gardner's
none had been broken, but the
plucky third baseman got up nnd resumed
play. Ho will wear a shiner to-morrow.
At Some Future Census They'll
Wish Lewis Jind Ilunp; On
to Siiodtft'as.s's Fly.
II y fJKORIii: FITCH.
(Special Service. Copyrighted 1912 hy th,
Ailamt Nfwapuppr Heritre.)
Hoston, Oct. 9. Sometimes clghtean
highly talented nthletes will toll through
nine Innings of baseball In a skilful and
workmanlike manner without producing
enough, excitement to agitate tho taxi
cab drivers outside the park.
Then again the same professors of
ballistics and swntology will tear off a
duy'H work that contains half a llfoUma
of hope, triumph, fear, relief, despair,
surprise, romance, frenzied onthuslum,
palpitating fear, nervous dyspepsia, he
roic effort, spectacular blundering and
unfettered hysteria- It Is such baseball
games as these latter that are putting
the nerve specialists of thla country Into
limousine automobiles at a fearful rate
and are giving the poor ttred buslneu
man the kind of recreation that brings
htm to a sanitarium with a tangled ner
vous system and needing bronchial ra
lining. To-dny'n world's scries game between
New York nnd Hoston, with the rest, of
the country on the sidelines, was this
sort of n parnlyzlng pastime: It sliced
whole years off the latter end of thou-
sands of Huston lives. Not that Hoston
will feel thn loss now. but there will
come a time when those of her citizens
who blew out n flue during to-day's do
ings will fade nway Just before some
Important census. And then she will
wish, even more madly than she now'
does, that Lewis had thawed out his
hands In a ehestunt cooker In the roar
ing eighth before attempting to engulf
Snodgrass's mammoth fly.
The Europeans claim wo take our
pleasures sadly which Is no nearer
right than the Kuropcuns are on most
of our affairs. We take them gladly and
sometimes badly, but In baseball we take
them madly. There Is no more Imnres-
slve sight In our vast and buslnessllks
nation than of thirty or forty thousand ,
captnlns of Industry, railroad presidents.
Governors, Senators, Aldermen, mer-
hnnt princes, ministers, loafers, brown
stone nnd curbstone; grandfathers, col
lege professors, undertakers, preachers,
pie sellers, farmers, scientists, hod car
riers and authors tossing their arms and
hats to yon high heaven nt a baseball
game and appealing to Providence.
Jupiter. Minerva, a rabbit's foot and
Trls Speaker for one little klngle.
ir Lewis hnd caught that ball hut
hero we enter the bourfdless realm of
post-mortem speculation In baseball. If
Lewis had stuck his thumbs Into tho
iiulverlng flnnks of that horsehlde In
stead of stroking It gently as It went by;
if Fletcher had had shins eighteen Inches
wide In the tenth: If Murray had not
backed over the low right Held fence and
sunk from view, his feet waving a sad
good-by as the ball hustled on In the
seventh: If Wagner had not reached
ono detaining paw half a league Into the
sullen sunset, nnd if Stahl had not
beaten this record a full city block In
reaching his throw to first: If Murray
had merely addressed the ball during
the game as he did Inst year. Instead
of beating" the rind off of it on three
cataclysmic occasions If nny one of
these things nnd a full score more had
not happened, then to-day's game would
not have been a tie which must b
played over to-morrow, thus entailing
boundless woe and scrambling- among
the BOO newspaper men who are at this
writing mnklng arrangements to sleep
In tiers like mackerel at the crowded
As an Illustration of how Mathewson
takes tho number of batsmen It may be
(.aid that after Jake Stahl had pasted a
straight ball Into left field for one of the
hardest base hits of the day. Matty fed
him curve balls the rest of tho game.
He fanned Stahl In the fourth Inning on
a fadeaway that dropped outside tho
plate and at which tho Hoston managor
In the last half of the fifth Inning the
sun burned Its way through the gray
clouds in such a manner that Murray de
emed mat lie could not play right field.
lie snitted to left, Snodgrass going to
right und putting on a pair nf blue
Hill Carrlgan's lightning throw which
stopped Herzog's attempted steal In tho
sixth Inning enthused the rival musicians
to sucti an extent that one band nlaved
"Tho Wearing of tho Oreen." while the
other rendered "Where the Hlver Shannon
l lows" at tho sumo time.
McOraw was machine at third b.iso
In the seventh Inning when Herzog belted
a hot foul ball In his direction. Th
little Napoleon, with great presence of
mind, lifted up his left leu lust ns thn
pellet whizzed past him. Mcflraw Joined
In the laugh that followed. It was a
III II U rj II (J 1 1 1 I I
us soon as tim clmiineur turned on tne , ., ; ,,.;'. .. . " ' ., ".r'
power nnd steered the automobile to the ! ""': " " , '
I wim it nliit.i Minor Kltzcerald not Into the ln,Pr" " ' "ernog Doyle thiow the.
. . i,.1 ...iV Ii , .,i.,,;?.5?w.. i. ,.J,.,.,Vm H"'" Merkle nnd declared that Speakr
,kr ..M i ,, . , V,. i.. . Vv. ,m' ,u,t Inuched "rat base, nig er couldn't
to the wild shou s of the I'npu aeo the ,, ,0 wn d
Mayor waved his handsome silk tile. Ar- ag a h.iu.r
rived st the plate the nuto was surrounded I ' ,
niants and lied Sox, while Manager
I Stahl, blushing to the roots of his hair,
il'im uu inn link nnu niiuim iiuin.n i,n
Mr. Fitzgerald, The Klks' band struck
up "Hall to the Chief" and followed It
with "He's it Jolly Clood Fellow."
Mayor Fitzgerald dellveied a short
s ch In which he praised Manager Stall!
for his splendid handling of the Hoston
champions and expressed the hope that
the team would win the championship of
tho woi Id, When his Honor mentioned
winning the world's seiles the lilanls
laughed and clapped their hands. A man
rushed up this moment with a leather box
Hefore tho Hostons took tho field for the
eleventh Inning Speaker and Herzog ennn
together near thlid base. Speaker made
a threatening move towaid the Now York
third baseman, who seemed ready to pro
tect himself. I'layers of both teams
lUshcdMip as If to take part In a general
fracas, lint Stahl pulled Speaker away
Just In time to in event a fuss.
Mntty did some growling when Speoker
bullied III the flint inning, Tho big pitcher,
expecting ileizog to run III on the hull
and make a play to tltst base, did not
make a move to pick up the leather.
Neither did Herzog. and aa the ball rolled
LONG TRIP ALL FOR NAUGHT.
Over a Hundred Fans Iletarn to
.Yew York Under Mlaapprehenalon.
Hack In New York this morning ar
over a hundred Oiant fans boiling under
tho collar because President Thomas J.
Lynch of the National Leafut told them,
mistakenly, that to-day's world's serin
game, the playoff of yesterday's tie, would
bo staged on the Polo Grounds. Lynrh
rode along with them until the train,
which had left Hoston at 5 P. M., reached
Providence. There he received an urgent
telegram, said to have been from baseball
olllclala behind In noston. It Informed
hl-n of his mistake, that tho game would
bo played In Boston, and to double on hl
trail. Ho did so, but for some reason
said nothing to the fans on the train
and they remained In Ignorance until near
Ing New York, where they got tho eve
They had Intended to see lo.ilav'a a-aina
and wero not complimentary In their criti
cisms of the National League president,
whose failure to be posted on the rules
of the commission, which ho helped frame,
had sent them home on a wild goosa
SPHC-IAI, NOTICKH. t
Meyers raised a foul that fell snuarelv
on the head of n fan In the Brand stnnd.
The fan stood waiting with outstretched '
nanus to eaten the ball, but he mlsaed
It sadly and went home with a hump on
win ioi oi ins neau.
Many fouls were knocked Into the
stands during the last half of the strug
gle and lu each Instance a happy rooter
pocsi'ieci i ne nan as a souvenir. In all
thirty bulls were lost In this manner.
As Matty wound up the seventh Inning
with a strike out duo to the blinding apeed
served up by Hay Collins, there was a
mighty roar from the multitude nnd both
bands played "Over and Over Again."
New York's eighth Inning was tho sen
satlonal event of the afternoon, The threo
inns bung up by the (Hants, which en
abled them to tnke the lead, were directly
attributed to Puffy Lewis's muff of Snod
glass's easy fly. As Lewis misjudged
Doyle's two bagger In New York yester
day tho Hoston rooters could not account
tor to-day's tuliplajr. Lewis, on etith
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