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BASEBALL SPORTS OF ALL SORTS BOXING
STANDING OF THE CLUBS
W. L. Pet - W. L. Pet.
StLouis 3 2 .600
Pittsb'h 1 4 .200
Br'klyn 0 2 .000
Boston. 0 2 .000
W. L. Pet W. L. Pet.
Phila.. 2 01.000
N.York. 2 0 1.000
Chicago 3 2 .600
Cinc'ti. 3 2 .600
Chicago 3 1 .800
Clevl'd. 3 1 .800
Boston. 2 1 .667
Wash'n 2 1 .667
Phila... 1 2 .333
N.York. 1 2 .333
StLouis 1 3 .260
Detroit. 1 3 .250
National League. St. Louis 5,
Chicago 3; Cincinnati 5, Pitts
American League. Chicago 6, De
troit 2; Cleveland 4, St Louis 0.
By downing the Pullman Profes
sioaals, 2 to 0, Sunday the Corin
thians went into the third round of
the Peel cup. competition, providing
a protest of Manager Smale on the
eligibility of Holmes doesn't stand
against the team. It is claimed that
Holmes was not properly released by
the Chicago Americans, who are now
out of existence.
Racine trimmed Harmon and
Cooper's crew at Dreamland rink
Sunday in an exciting game of roller
hockey, 4 to 1. TWs gives Racine the
series, 4 to 3.
Les Darcy will appear Tuesday be
fore the Wisconsin fight com'n to get
a hearing of his managership and to
appeal for a chance to scrap in Wis
consin. Pitcher Hubert Scott Perry of the
Cubs will play with the Joliet team of
the Chicago league this season. Ed
Stack, another ex-Cub, will be, a
teammate of Perry.
Aquinas trimmed Tonti, 27 to 16,
for the Knights of Columbus basket
ball league title Sunday.
Welsh and Kilbane hive signed for
mt in New York, May 1
VIC SAIER BREAKS HIS LEG
MAY BE OUT FOR SEASON
The loss of several ball games by
the Cubs is not even an item com
pared with the loss of Vic Saier, vet d .
first sacker. He will probably be out
of the game for the season with the
broken ankle which he sustained in
a dash for the home plate during the
only batting rally staged by the
Cubs. Vic tore in from second base
on a pinch hit by Doyle. His spike
caught on the corner of the plate and
his foot turned completely around as
he lay moaning on the ground.
The pain was terrible. Two phy
sicians rushed down from the stand
and cracked the shattered bone back
into place. Vic was then carried
from the field and later taken to a
The break was very similar to the
one Larry Doyle sustained last sea-v
son and Doyle was practicallyout for
the whole year's session.
The accident was a hard crack be
tween the eyes to the Cub machine.
Vic started the seasoji's work as an
improved player. His fielding eye
was 100 per cent good and his bat
has hung up a marker on several oc
casions when said marker was badly
After the bit of tough luck broke,
Harry Wolter was shifted from right
field to first base, Flack sent from
left to right field and Mann sent to
It is probable that Wolter may
stick to first base. He has had plen
ty of experience at that position, v .
Incidentally the TSubs dropped the )
first game to the Cards because said
Cards put up a bit better game.
Weeghman's word to the Cub outfit
is to plug all the harder, in spite of
the initial sack blow.
More power to them!
If Clarence Rowland's pitchers can
just keep up their present pace we '