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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, July 29, 1912, Image 19

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many as the rest of his .mates
combined.
Derrill Pratt was shifted to sec
ond base and continued his star
fielding, besides connecting for
two hits. This youngster has
"played six of the nine positions
with the Browns and played all
of them well.
Chance took his Cubs to Troy
yesterday and West Siders wal
loped natives from the home of
John Evers.
Eighteen hits were rung up by
the big leaguers, Williams, recruit
outfielder, getting four.
Clemons, southpaw secured
from Buffalo Center, did a good
job of pitching, and impressed
Charley Murphy, who' was pres
ent. At last New York Giants won
a game. They beat Long
Branch, N. J., crew. Some vic
tory. Outfielder Meisel, a recruit, has
been traded to Flint, Mich., by
Naps for Outfielders Hunter and
Kraft.
Manager Dooin of Philadelphia
charges that an organization of,
gamblers has made attempts to
bribe Philly hurlers to throw
games. Investigation will be
made. Philadelphia is having
trouble with gamblers in both big
league parks, and seven were ar
rested last week in the Athletic
grandstand.
Gov. McDonald has put boxing
lid on in New Mexico, refusing to
allow fight scheduled for next
Sunday between Jack Herrick
and "Kid" Mitchell.
Johnson-Flynn massacre soutt
ed New Mexicaexecutive on Box
ing.
Billy 'Gibson fell down on his
plan to match Jack Johnson and
Joe Jeannette for a bout in New
York Labor day, and will attempt
to secure Ad Wolgast and Packey,
McFarland as the attraction.
Johnson only wanted a $30,000
guarantee for ten rounds with
Jeannette.
Ralph Rose and Thorp, Carlisle
Indian, were placed in, every
event they entered at an athletic
meet in France yesterday. Abel
Kiviat won the 1,500-meter run,
with Johnny -Gallagher second.
The Power Colts would like to
arrange Sunday games with any
team averaging 12 to 14 years.
Phone Chester McKay, manager,
Wabash 821 or Seeley 389.
Adams Colts Juniors have or
ganized, and wish Sunday games
with 12-year-old teams. Phone
Seeley 1137, Raymond Dodge.
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