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in Carl Brown. He shut New
York out yesterday. The young
ster has not been scored on in his
last two games.
Three hits "were all New York
could collect. Athletics bunched
six hits on McConnell.
Detroit played an erratic game
in the field and Cleveland made it
two out of three in the series.
Blanding and Works both
pitched good ball, each yielding
Jackson poked out three hits
and Cobb two, but both of the
Georgian's were doubles.
Pittsburgh won a hard battle
from St. Louis in 12 innings. The
Pirates made 1 1 hits to the Cards'
6 but could not bunch them.
Marty O'Toole was lifted in the
eighth, being relieved by Adams,
who .held St. Louis safe.
Dreyf uss will not realize on the
investment he made in 'O'Toole
until the expensive pitcher gains
control. His wildness is causing
him all kinds of trouble. He
passed five yesterday.
Boston and Brooklyn staged a
see-saw slugging match yester
day. The Beans made 18 hits
and the Dodgers 11.
Boston lost through hard luck,
or maybe bonehead playing.
Here's how it happened.
They tied the score' in the
eighth by slugging in five runs.
Brooklyn went one ahead in the
ninth. , Boston filled the bases in
the ninth with two out. Houser
pulled a sure 'single to right,
Sweeny was almost over with the
tieing run, and Kirke had the I
jvinnipg marker right behind
Then Titus, who was on first
stepped in the way of Houser's
hit, and was out, ending the
game. John Kling hacj eight fits.
Now we begin to see why Phil
adelphia traded Titus to Boston
Sweeney did some remarkable
hitting, getting a triple and four
No, Packy McFarland is not
dead. He is still in the fight
game, though it has been two
weeks since the stqckyards lad
came out with a statement that
he would or would not fight sotne
one, that he would or would not
cross the ocean, or would or,
would not have sugar in his cof-
fee. Such mode'sty on the part of
Packey is astounding.
There's lots of news about!
motor boating. You don't care
for any? All right, our water
sport is confined to the bathtub'
"I went fishing yesterday."
"Did you catch anything?"
"Yes, I caught a good-eeU"