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scorn for them by sending the Blokes
into the" fray yesterday, the scQre be
ing 13 to 0. It wasn't a ball game, as-
the semi-pro pitchers never got the
ball near the plate.
A rough diamond made injuries fre-
A quent. Johnny Farrell was soaked in
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er and was severely cut Leo Kava
naugh was also laid out by a bad
hopper that caught him in the jaw.
This disgusted Joe, and when he
heard that there was a. real diamond
in Gulfport he pulled out immedi
ately. Marsans, .the Red outfielder, has
agreed to return to Cincinnati. He"
wired the Feds for a contract, but
later decided to stick to organized
Hitting their old stride, the Mack
men waded through the Phils. 6 to 1,
Plank and Wyckoff outpitching May
er.. Baker busted his first home run.
Each Mackman got at least one hit
Cleveland blanked Cincinnati, 4 to
0. Willie Mitchell had the National
Leaguers at his mercy, granting four
hits. Cleveland smashed Tingling in
the first inning for three runs. Joe
Jackson got a triple and two singles.
Garfield Park golf course will open
.April 15 if the greens are in proper
condition. As usual, the course will
be congested. West Side golfers are
sadly neglected by the park boards.
The proposition to lay out a course
In Warren Woods, Austin, will not go
tlirough this year because of a clash
between park authorities and traction
officials. That means Gareld Park will
be jammed at all times, there will be
little satisfaction in playing and ex
pert dodging will be necessary to pro
tecfbne from injury.
Francis Ouimet, open golf cham
pion, arrived in England yesterday to
prepare for British tournaments.
GREAT OLD TIMER POINTS TO IMPROVEMENT,
IN BASEBALL TRAINING IN LAST DECADE .
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BY HUGH S. FULLERTON.
Walter Wilmot and I were stand
ing at the base of ..the mountain
watching the Pittsburgh team at
practice in Hot Springs. You remem
ber Wilmot? Oh, well, never mind.
Perhaps twenty years from now Cobb
will be forgotten. Wilmot was a great
player with Anson's old team.
'"It Isn't like the old days, Wally."
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