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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, April 23, 1917, NOON EDITION, Image 6

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American League
W.L.Pct W,L.Pot.
StLouis 4 6 .400
Wash'n. 3 5 .375
Phila... 3 6 .333
Detroit 3 7 .300
National League
W. L. Pet. ' W. L. Pet,
Chicago 8- 2 .8001
Boston. 6 2 .750
N.York. 4 3 .571
Clevl'd. 5 5 J00
N.York. 6 2 .750
StLouis 8 3 .727
Boston. 5 3 .625
Chicago 6. 5. .545
iCinc'ti. 6 G .500
Phila... 3 5 .375
Pittab'h 3 9 .250
Br'klyn. 2 6 .250
American League. Chicago 3,
St. Louis 2; Cleveland 4; Detroit 3.
Natronal League. Cincinnati 7,
Cubs 4; St. Louis 4, Pittsburgh 1.
Miscellaneous Scores
Merrimacs- 4, Cragin 3.
Murleys 6, Albany Park 4. v
Hammond 14, Roseland 4.
Galligans 5, Rex Tigers 2.
Ciceros 3, Mutuals 1".
White Giants 2, Ideals 1.
American Giants 5, Jake Stahls 3.
Garden City 6 Logan Square 1.
All Stars 6, Ragens 5.
Grand Crossing 7, Chicago Gts. 5.
Joliet 7, Aurora 2.
Normals 8, South Chicago 4.
Mohawks 11, Magnets 2.
Garfield 12, Progressives 1. '
St Albert 10, St Aloyslus 6.
Gary 4, Cardinals 3.
Felix Colts 15, Carnations 1.
Soccer Scores
Corinthians 2, Swedlsh-Amer. 2.
McDuff-Brickies 3, Pullman 2.
Harvey 1, Caledonians 0.
Harvesters 3, St George 1.
Lincoln Park 5, Washington Pk. 1.
A change in ownership has been a
tonic for the St. Louis Cardinals. Mil
ler Huggins has the club in second
place by a safe margin and it is play
ing good ball. Doak outpitched Ma
niaux yesterday and Pittsburgh was
beaten. Cruise hit a double and two
singles .and stole two bases.
By MarJc Shields
From the incomparable Examiner
we learn that Ray Hamilton started j
tb pitch for the Browns yesterday.
Probably supported by Clarence Sis- ,
ler at first base and Harold Pratt at
second. Catcher Jones snowed poor y
judgment in picking his pitcher.
Today the Whits Sox, after clean
ing up the St. Louis Browns and De
troit, take a day off to prepare for a
session with the Cleveland Indians,
beginning tomorrow on the South
Side. Some of the athlette go to
Madison, Wis., for an exhibition
game today, but the majority are at
home going through muscle practice
and listening to a few pointers on "
how their game can be improved.
Any team but the Browns, in their
present weakened condition, would ,
have beaten the Hose yesterday. But,
on the other hand, the locals had
openings enough to have driven
through runs enough to win any ball
game played. It was another case of
bad baserunning, a factor In Sox de
feat so many afternoons last sum
mer. -
And tite strategy might have beten
better. Buck Weaver was ordered' to -bunt
Gandil home on a squeeze play.
Buck is not steady enough to be
chosen for the bat end of that effort
and Gandil was. caught by several
feet, Weaver missing the ball.
Because a southpaw started for -the
Browns, John Collins went to
right field for the Hose, sttlng a dou-
ble and then nullified the excellent &'
wallop by soine down-domed base- -running.
It was the second double
Shano had dampened in a couple of,
days through poor work on the
Overcoming these bits of bad play
shone the spirit of the revamped
Hose. They are fighting 'now and.

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