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SPORTS
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Washington Senators Pull Away From A’s
Edited by HOWARD E. PILL
SPORTS
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LnAmriUnb InAKt LLtAIS bWttR
OF SERIES WITH CHICAGO CLUB
Rice’s Batting Big Feature of Nats' Fight to Come FroVn Behind;
Walberg and Rommel Go Wild and Macks Drop
Third Straight to Detroit
AMERICAN LEAGUE RESULTS
Washington 9: Chicago 6.
Cleveland 2; Boston 1.
St. Louis 7; New York 6.
Detroit 7; Philadelphia 4.
AMERICAN LEAGUE STANDING
W
Washington . 79
Philadelphia .. 74
Chicago . 68
St. Louis . 66
Detroit . 64
Cleveland . 60
New York. 60
Boston . 36
L
45
47
58
59
60
68
72
88
Per.
.637
.612
.540
.528
.516
.469
.410
.290
INDIANS WIN RUBBER
CLEVELAND. Aug. 30.—Cleveland made
it two out of three from Boston today when
Smith hud the better of a pitchers' battle
with Wingfield. Cleveland winning 2 to i.
Neither team scored until the ninth when
Wambsgansa scored on his single and Lee’s
triple. Cleveland won in the ninth on a
single by McNulty, J. Sewell's triple apd
Fewster’s double. Cleveland made only
two hits off Wingfield prior to the ninth.
The score:
BOSTON CLEVELAND
AB.H.PO.A.i AB.H.PO. A.
Wilms If 4
Flgstd cf 4
Curlyje rf 4
Todi lb 4
Protho 3h 3
Wiimby 2b 3
PJrhof8 c 4
Wingfld p 4
1 16
1 1
U|Jnmison If 4
OlSumrr.a rf 2
0|M’Nulty cf 4
1)J Sewel ss 4
41 Morns lb 4
G|Fc* water 2b 4
GjModapp 3b? 2
1 L Sewell c 1
4jSnilth p 3
|Speaker z 1
Totals 34 9 23 19jTotals 29 5 27 7
x Two out v urn winning run scored,
x Batted for Summa in 9th.
Score by Innings:
Boston . 000 000 001—1 i
Cleveland . 000 000 002—2 |
Runs Wamby. McNulty. Burns. No errors.
Two base hits Hodapp. Kewater. Three base
hits Lee. J Sewell. Stolen bases Fewater.
Sacrifices Wamby. Williams. L. Sewell.
Left on bases Boston 7; Cleveland 5. Base
oh balls off Wingfield 3: Smith 1. Struck
out by Smith 4 Wild pitches Wingfield, j
Umpires Nallin. Geisel and Connolly. Time i
1:40.
MAKE CLEAN SWEEP
CHICAGO, Aug. 30.—Washington made!
a clean sweep of the three-game series
with Chicago by taking the final game
trfday 9 to 6 and increasing their lead (
over the Athletics to three and one-half
games, as Detroit won from Philadelphia.
Rice’s hatting was the Mg factor in
putting the world’s champions In the game
after the White Sox were leading 3 to l
at the start of the seventh limning. Rice
came through with a triple, with the bases
filled and put Washington in the lead.
The score:
WASHINGTON CHICAGO
AB.H.PO.A.I AB.H.PO. A.
M'N'ely cf 2 0 1 0 Most 11 cf 3 2 2 0 j
Veach x 1 0* 0 O'Davis ss 3 114
Adams xx 0 0 0 CIBarrett 2b 5 1 5 3
Jeanes cf 0 0 1 OlSheely lb 3 2 9 1
Leibold cf 1 0 1 0[Falk cf 4 10 0
S Hris 2b 4 1 3 6|Hooper rf 4 1 2 0
Rice rf 5 3 p Kamm 3b 2 0 2 4
Gbslin If 4 1 /« OiSchalk c 4 1 G 0
J Haris lb 4 1 9 0Lyons p 3 0 0 0
Bluege 3b 4 0 1 3jConnaly p 0 0 0 3
Paverid c 3 2 2 2 ;S Haris z 1 1 0 0
Peck ss 4 14 2,
Ruel c 1 0 0 0|
Ruether p 3 1 0 2|
Marbery pi 0 0 1|
Ballou p 0 0 0 0|
Totals 37 10 27 16iTotal* 32 10 27 13
x Batted for McNeely in 7th.
xx Ran for Veach in 7th.
z Batted for Connally In 9th.
Score by innings:
Washington . 001 000 305—9
Chicago. 102 000 012—B
SUMMARY—Runs Adams, 8. Harris 2
Rice. Goslin, Peck. Severeld. Ruel. Ruether, j
Mostil 2, Davis, Barrett, Hooper, S. Har- 1
ris. Errors Barrett, Kamm. Two base hits
Sheely, Falk. Rice. Three base hits Rice,
Hooper. Mostil. Stolen bases Marberry.
Sacrifices Davis. McNeely. Kamm. Double,
plays Stanley Harris to Peck to J. Harris.
1-eft on bases Washington 8; Chicago 8. .
Bases on halls off Ruether 6; Lyons 1; Con- I
nally 5; Ballou 1. Struck out by Lyons 1.
Connally 1. Hits off Lyons 6 In 6 (non- j
out in 7th); off Connall 4 In 3; off Rue-(
FRANCE AND AUSTRAI
TO MEET AMERICA
ther 8 in 7 1-3; off Mar-berry 3 in 1 1-3; oft
Bsilou 1 fn 1-3. Winning pitcher Mar
berry. Losing pitcher Connally. Umpires
Moriarity, Hildebrand and Rowland. Time
2:10.
Rl Til NOT IN GAME
ST. LOUIS. Aik. 30.—St. Louis defeated
the Yankees,* 7 to fi here today, in the fina
game of the series. Both teams counted
three times in the opening inning and re
peated in the fifth, but a single tally bj
the Browns In the second swung the deci
Babe Ruth was not in the lineup, having;
departed for Chicago this noon after beint;
indefinitely suspended by Manager Huggins
yesterday. The score:
NEW YORK ST. LOUIS
AB.H.PO.A. AB.H.PO. A
5 | 3
Johnsn 2b 5 2
Meusel If 5 0
Combs cf
Gehrig lb
I'aschal rf 4
Ward 3 b 4
Bngugh c 4
Wanngr fs 3
Shanks 2b 1
Jones p 1
Pennock p 1
Hoyt p 0
Dugan x 1
0 0
1 0
SiRIce rf 5
0 Lamott ss 3
0 Sisler lb 4
lJacobsn cf 4
0 McMns 2 b 3
3|Bennett If 4
0|Hargrve c 3
2.Robtson 3b 4
2'Vangildr p 2
OiDanforth p 1
OlBush z 0
l\
0 2
2 2
Totals 38 13 24 13 Totals 33 10 27 3
x—Batted for Pennock in 8th.
z—Batted for Vangilder in 5th.
Score by innings:
New York .300 030 000—6
St. Louis .310 030 OOx—7
SUMMARY—Runs: Johnson 2. Combs 2,
Gehrig U. Rice. Sisler, Jacobson. McManus 2.
Bennett, Robertson. Errors: Wanninger 3,
Bennett. Two base hits; Jacobson. Combs.
Three base hit: Rice. Home run: Gehrig.
Stolen bases: McManus. Johnson. Sacrifice
hits: Jones. Lamotte, Bush. Double play:
Johnson to Gehrig to Wanninger; Bengough
to Ward. Left on bases: New York 6; St.
Louis fi. Bases on bails: off JoneR 2. Struek
out by Yangikler 2; by Danforth 2. ‘Hits:
off Vangilder 10 In 5 innings; off Danforth
3 in 4 innings; off Pennock 2 in 2 2-3 in
nings; off Jones 8 in 4 1-3 innings; off Hoyt
none in 1 inning. Winning pitcher: Vap
gfkler. Losing pitcher; Jones. Umpires:
Owens and Dineen. Time, 1:53.
TIGERS SWEEP SERIES
DETROIT. Aug. 30.—Detroit made a clean
sweep of the three-game series with Phila
delphia by winning today’s game 7 to 4.
It was the seventh consecutive victory for
the Tigers.
Wildness by Walberg and Rommel, who
succeeded him gave Detroit four runs in the
third on two hits. Four men got free trips
to first in this inning after Woodall and
Stoner had singled In succession to open
the inning. Detroit bunched four hits off
Rommel in the sixth for three n|ore runs:
The score:
PH I LADE T.
AB.
Bishop 2b 4
Lamar If 5
Hale 3b 3
Rlmmns cf
PHI A
H.PO.A.
Pochfane -c $
Miller rf
Poole lb
fialoway ss
Walberg p
Rommel p
Welch z
DETROIT
A B.H.PO.A.
3,Haney 3b 3
OjTgvenr ss 3
3!Fothrgl If 1
lJWingo If 2
OiCobb cf
(rHeilmn rf
ltBlue lb
3jBurke 2b
l (Woodall c
1 Basaler c
0 Stoner fa
jWhithill p
rotals 34 10 24 13lTotals 27 7x2$ 10
z—Batted for Cochrane in 9th.
x—Simmons out. hit by batted ball.
Philadelphia .000 001 300—4
Detroit .004 003 OOx—-7 |
SUMMARY—Runs: Bishop, Hale 2, Sim- |
mons, Haney. Tavener, Heilmann, Blue. I
Burke, Bassler. Errors: Miller. Haney.
Stoner. Two base hits: Hale. Blue. Bishop,
Home runs: Simmons. Sacrifice: Hale.
Blue, Burke. Double plays: Burke to Blue;"
Haney to Blue; Simmons to Hale. Left on
base: Philadelphia 10; Detroit 5. Bases on
bails: off Walberg 3; off Rommel 3; off
Stoner 3; off Whitehill 1. Struck out: by
Rommel 1; by Stoner 1; by Whitehill 1.
Hits: off Walberg 2 in 2 innings (none out
n 3rd); off Rommel 5 in 6 innings: off
Stoner 10 in 8 (none out in 9th); off White
Mil none in 2 innings. Hit by pitcher by
?toner (Poole. Miller); by Walberg (Blue.)
Winning pitcher: Stoner. Losing pitcher:
Walberg. Umpires McGowan. Evans and
Drmsby. Time, 205.
JA PLAY TENNIS
FOR WORLD TROPHY
Stout Veteran Trio Aided by
Williams Will Defend
United States
NEW YORK. Aug. 30.—World chal
lenge of American supremacy in out
door sport, faint though its knocks
upon well fortified doors have become,
will echo a final note of summer de
fiance in a clash of racquets this week
on the turf courts of the West Side j
Tennis club.
Davis cup teams of France and
Australia meet there in the closing
struggle of a long tournament along
many nations contending for the right 1
to close with the United States for the (
coveted international trophy. For five ;
There’s a wide
range of color
ful combinations
in Paris Wide
weaves. And the
width of selec
tion is no greater
than the extent
of comfort these
garters insure.
PARIS
GARTERS
NO METAL CAN TOUCH YOU
25c to $1
%ne for afresh pair?^
years the cup has been in possession ;
of Uncle Sam. secured behind the lon»
arm of William T. Tllden, the stout
heart of William Johnston and the
brilliant volleys of Vincent Richards
And this year the season's sign posts
point to another American triumph as
this trio take up the defense with It. i
Norris Williams.
The meeting of France and Australia,
opening on Friday with two singles!
matches and continuing with three re - I
maining contests Saturday and Labor !
L»ay, marks the second attempt of the
team under the tri-color in consecutive i
campaigns to wrest the challenge priv- '
ilege from the Antipodeans. Rene La- j
Coste and Jean Rorotra, the pair upon I
whom France pins her faith, come here ;
with Wimbledon honors partly obscur- i
ing their defeat by a single match last
year at the hands of the "down under”
men. But neither player has yet ap
parently reached the tennis heights
scaled at Wimbledon, .where LaCoste I
easily defeated Andersoh.
Their unexpected defeat by the
youthful Texans, White and Thalhei- ;
mer in the national doubels last week
at Brookline. Mass., in sharp contrast ;
to the determined fight which Hawkes ;
and Patterfon gave the new cham-J
pions, Richards and Williams, indicated j
only too clearly that the French stars j
had not yet become acclimated. Bo
r«>tra in* particular has experienced dif
ficulty in attaining top form, last year !
he proved the weak link in the tennis j
chain upon which the Australians ham- !
mered with successful racquets.
The challenge round battle at Phila
delphia will mark one of a very few
events of international tint at home In
a session of few thrusts at America’s i
claims as the ruling athletic nation. A j
rather drab outdoor program in pugi- j
llsm, contrasted with the colorful j
title bouts of the past in which Luis
Firpo, Georges Carpentier, Jimmy |
Wilde and Eugene Criqui appeared, ap
proaches its end with every world ring :
championship held by home warriors 1
r>f the resined battle field.
The defeat on the English links of
Clenna Collett, of Providence, R. I.. by
Joyce Wethered was more than offset
by her triumph in the French cham
pionship, by the victory Of Jim Barnes
In the English open and by the success
ful defense of the Canadian open
crown by Leo Diegel.
International tennis competition, with
the Davis cup final still to be played,
finds America called tb a closing test
power to surpass England's triumphs
n the Wightman series and the defeat
:>f the United States men’s team abroad
in English play. Triumphs contributed
last week by Helen Wills over Kath
leen McK«uie in the national title final
*nd by Williams and Richards over 1
foreign threats in the national doubles 1
:ourney have already fully redeemed ■
America's earlier reverses.
Track athletics, void of an Olympic
:est, h^ve provided no adequate basis
for comparison, although American
earns have toured Europe and#the Ori
ent with son»q measure of success. A
•weeping victory for American army
>olo players over England in an inter
national series abroad thus leaves for
British sportsmen only the comfort of
lack Beresford’s decisive sculling vlc
ory against Walter Hoover.
Five green olives contain the same
nourishment as an egg.
Clock
Howard C. OlLL
0.\ THE EVE OF SEPTEMBER.
It isn't far away, folks. Meaning, of course the 1925 football season.
In fact the start of the practice grinds Is right upon us and within a
fortnight the thud of the leather t oe against the pigskin will have
drowned out In no small amount the crash of the frail meeting horse
hide.
Four weeks from now the o^enin? grid battles will have been
played, touchdowns will have been scored, field goals will have been
booted and the greatest and grandest sport of them all will have taken
hold to rule until the November turkey has been done away with and
is Weil on the way to the soup pot.
Practically all of the major southern elevens will start their prelim
inaries a week from today. A few will issue their initial call a bit
later, but not many. The old dummy is in for a pummelling after some
ten or eleven months' rest, students' vocal chords are due to be unloos
ened and reams of football dope are slated to pour out of the business
ends of the correspondents' typewriters.
Most of the Dixie conference teams have taken on ambitious schedules
and there will be more "big'' games in Dixie this season than ever be
fore. The inter-sectional fever has greatly died down and this makes
for more southern appearances of the teams. Mid-October will see prac
tically every s. C. team launched well on its "heavy" menu. Six and
seven conference games for conference teams are not unusual this sea
son, while past years' averages were, perhaps, four.
AUBI'RX OFFENSIVE.
The PlnltiMinen eleven, nt Au
burn, in certain to lie n well heeled
offensive machine this wen won
or w> are lindly off In our cnl
('iilatinK. Coaeh Dave Morey turned
out sweet point scoring outfits
up nt Mlddlehury with n small
student body to select from. Ills
team were usually able to roll up
points against any of ’em and
that includes the major eastern
tea ms.

You can put it down that a high
scoring team always has some
crafty. Ingenious coaching brain
behind it. The long gains don’t
come unless interference has been
figured; unless each cog is doing
what it is supposed to do; unless
the backs have been taught what
to do in this case and in that case;
unless the team has been thor
oughly drilled so that what to do
at the right time becomes the nat
ural thing to do.
The Morey-Pitts, offensive-de
fensive combination should work
wonders nt Auburn. It has been
tradition that Auburn should pro
neiRniy, pni siriiiiy powcr
ful tennis. We have n hunch that
Brother Morey h going to look
first for speed, second for brains
anil—-then, perhaps—for brawn. It
has not been our pleasure yet to
meet the new Tiger mentor per
sonally and we are drawing: our
own conclusions from what we
have learned of Morey’s past ac
complishments and piecing: to
gether with our knowledge of the
trend of modern football.
We believe Morey will seek a
quartet of swift, sure footed and
sure handed ends. Also that he will
develop a back field in which ev
ery member' is well skilled in the
starting of forward passes as well
as being adept at handling the
business end of the tosses. After
these have been developed—it may
take a couple of years—then you
can watch the Tiger’s smoke. A
rangy, fast shifting line will be
sought often, we believe, this now
being a necessity where open play
is specialized upon. We are con
fident that Morey is going to de
velop a greater offense than Au
burn has had in several sea
sons.
Chattanooga Deals
Pelicans Pennant
Hopes Hard Blow
Lookouts Win Both Games of
Double Header From
New Orleans
POI TUKRN LKAGt'E STANDING
Chattanooga 8-4; New Orleans 7-2.
Memphis 6; Birmingham 2.
Nashville 8; Mobile 7.
Only three games scheduled.
SOUTHERN LEAGUE STANDING
W
Atlanta. 76
New Orleans.74
Nashville . 69 65
Memphis . 71 67
Mobile . 67 68
Chattanooga . 63 70
Birmingham . 59
Little Rock . 59 75
Per.
.563
60 .552
.515
.514 ;
. 496
. 474 ,
.444 ;
.441 !
PELS LOSE TfTO
CHATTANOOGA, Aug. 30.—Chattanooga!
dealt a hard blow to New Orleans pennant j
chances here today by taking a double j
header from the Pelcians. the first by a i
score of 8 to 7. the second 4 to 2. ’ The
Lookouts ovewame a five run lead to take
the first game and finally won by a three
run rally in which Gilbert tried desperate
ly to stave off defeat. Martina had shown
signs of weakening nnd when Cunning- J
ham and Morris hit with none out in the i
ninth. Kelly went into the box. Carroll
hit the first ball Kelly pitched for a double
scoring Cvnningham and sending Morris to
third. Cy Anderson walked and then Gil
bert took Kelly out sending in Gregg. Bige
low hit a long fly to Gilbert, Morris suor- |
ing the tielng run. the other runners ad
vancing. Gregg passed Burke purposely
hut Perry hit to Deviveiros who made a
perfect throw to the plate to retire Carroll
but Don Anderson lined over third for
what would have been a double, but scored
Cy Anderson from third with the winning
run.
The Pelicans hit Baylin hard in two in
nings but Cunningham was strong as re
lief pitcher. In the second game the
Lookouts landed on Whittaker In the third
inning for four runs which were suffi
cient to win with Rogers’ steady pitching i
The scores:
new ortt
AB
Clark If 4
Bogart 3h 4
Oil hart cf
Tucker rf
Henry lb
Hofmn 2b
DeVros ss
Dowle c
Martina p
Kelly p
Gregg p
nrws u>tme
-EANS CHATTANOOGA
H.PO.A.J AB.H.PO. A.
«l Morris 2b 4
2 [Carroll cf 5
liC A nan 3b 4
OjBigelow rf 4
0 Burke lb 4'
2 Perry If 5
2 0
2 1
1 3
1 2
1 12
1 2
1 5'D Ansn c 5 3 4
OIBndrmr sa 3X0
©jBaylin p 2 6
0 0 ojcunglim p 2 1
0 0 0!
Totals 38 14 26 10|TotaIa 37 12 26 15
x Two out when winning run scored,
y Gilbert oat hit by batted ball.
New Orleans .!. 003 010 000—7
Chattanooga . 000 202 103—8
SUMMARY—Runs Clark. Bogart 2. Gil
bert. Tucker. Henry, Hoffman, Morris 2.
Carroll. C. Anderson. Bigelow. Burke 2.
f'unnlneham. Errors Bogart, Morris. Two
hase hits Gilbert. Perry. D. Anderson. C.
Anderson. Carroll. Three base hits Clark.
Home run Hoffman. Stole nbases Bandri
mer, Carroll. Bogart. Clark. Sacrifices Gil
bert. Bigelow. Left on bases New Orleans
8; Chattanooga 9. Bases on balls off Bay
IIn 3; Martina 3: Kelly 1; Gregg 1. Struck
out by Martina 4: Cunningham 2. Hits, off
Baylfn In 6 1-3 Innings 13. with 7 runs;
Martina in 8. ten hits (none out in 9th>
with 7 runs; Kelly no innings, one with one
run. Winning pitcher Cunningham. Losing
pitcher Kelly. Umpires O'Brien and John
son. Time 2:15.
Second Game
NEW ORLEANS CHATTANOOGA
AB.H.PO. A.| AB.H.PO.A
Clark If
Bogart 3b
Gilbert cf
Tucker rf
Henry lb
Hofmn 2 b
LeVlvS R8
La pun c
Whltkr p
Scott p
Malone xx
(i Mot rlf 2b
1 [Carroll rf
0;c Ansn 3h
0; Rb . low rf
1!Burke lb
41 Perry If
4|f!mkle c
0|Undrntr as
2: Rogers p
2|
0
1 [
0|
Totals 27 6 18 lolTotnls 25 11 21 7
x Batted for DeVivieros in 6th.
xx Batted for ^Scott In 7th.
New Orleans. 010 010 0—2
Chattanooga . .. 004 000 x—4
SUMMARY—Buns Henry, Lapan. Morris.
Carroll. Bigelow, Rogers. Errors Bogart.
C. Anderson. Bigelow. Two base hits Car
roll. Henry, Hoffman. Lapan. Home run
Morris Double play Bandrlmer to Morris
to Burke; Hoffman to DeVIvleros to
Hetiry. Left on bases New Orleans 5;
Chattanooga 7. Bases on balls off Rogers 1;
Whittaker 1; Scott 2. Struck out by Rogers
2; Whittaker 1, Scott 3. Hits off Whit
taker 6 in 2 2-3 innings with four runs
Wild pitch Whittaker. Losing pitcher Whit
taker. Umpires Johnson and O'Brien. Time
1:30.
BON NELLY IN FOR M
MEMPHIS. Aug 30.—Bonnelly was in
form and held Birmingham in check today
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION
Louisville 6-9; at Milwaukee 11-6.
Columbus 1-11; St. Paul 9-6.
Toledo 6; at Minneapolis 4.
Indianapolis 8*7; at Kansas City 1-1.
tvhil^ the Chicks
featiW the Barons
four hits in five
two triples.
The score:
BIRMINGHAM
ABiH.PO.
hit opportunely and de
6 to 2. Rhinehardt got
times at bat, Including
Stewrt 2b
West cf 4
Ganzel If 3
Varyan c 4
Conruj lb 4
Sehpnr 3b 4
Grilfin rf 3
Hrtfrd ss 4
Niehaus p 1
Crov.der p 2
Chpmn x 1
0 0
0
1
0
A. |
MEMPHIS
AB.ll >’O.A.
31 Milan If 3
J|Rhnnrt rf 5
OiBaruei cf 5
ljTaylor ss 4
01 Garrett 2b 4
2!l,eflrr lb 2
OiWerLer 3b 4
llKhlbckr c 4
l|Bonncily p 1
1/ — ^ ..
01
Totals 34 8 24 10|Totals 32 12 27 12
x Batted for Crowder In 9th.
Birmingham . 010 100 000—2
Memphis . 030 003 OOx—6
SUMMARY—Runs Conroy. Schepner,
Rhinehradt, Taylor, Barrett, Werber, Kohl
becker, Bonnelly. Errors Taylor, Bonnelly.
Two base hit Barrett, Barber, Ivohlbecker,
Conroy. Three base hits Bonnelly, Rhine
hardt 2, Nfehaus. Sacrifice Milan, Barrett,
Bonnelly, Griffin. Stolen bases Taylor 2,
Stewart. Double plays Lefler to Kohlbeck
er to Taylor /to Kohlbecker. I/-Jt on bases
Memphis 10; Birmingham 8. Innings pitched
by Ntehaus 2 1-3 with 6 hits. Dosing pitch
er Niehaus. Bases on balls off Bonnelly 2;
Niehaus 1; Crowder 4. Struck out by Bon
nelly 4; Niehaus 1; Crowder 2. Umpires
Jorda, Campbell and Brennan. Time 1:55.
BREAK LOSING STREAK
NASHVILLE, Aug. 30.—Nashville's los
ing streak of four games was broken here
today when the locals by a ninth Inning
rally defeated Mobile 8 to 7, scoring three
runs in that frame. Umpire Pigue put Act
ing Manager Mackey out of the game for
protesting a decision, making the fourth
player he has put out in two days.
MOBILE NASHVILLE
AB.H.FO. A.I AB.H.PO. A.
Conoly 3b 5
I'onhue If 4
Riley lb 6
Jones if 4
Chaplin c 3
Geygan ss 4
Kelly 2b 4
Wilkie cf 4
Welzer p 4
Murray p 0
3 Clvrsbry cf 4
11 Camp If 5
ljBates ss
OjTol&on lb
0|Davis rf
1 3
3 1
1 2 4 l
3 11 0
1 0 Strohm 3b 5
1 2jAutrey c 4
7 GjPrknsn 2b 4
1 4 j Roy p 0
0 0 Moi ns p 2
ISikes x 1
I Olsen p 0
Totals 37 11 26 11 Totals 38 16 27 14
z Two out when winning run scored,
x Hit fox Morris In 8th.
Score by innings:
Mobile . 211 200 010—7
Nashville . 300 011 003—8
SUMMARY—Runs Connolly, Donahue.
Ililey, Chaplin. Geygan, Kelly, Welzer
Camp 3, Tolson 2, Davis. Strohm, Parkin
son. Errors Bates, Strohm, Autrey, Morris.
Two base hits Chrlstenbury. Tolson. Park
inson, Riley, Jones, Geygan. Three base
hits Camp, Strohm, Connolly, Donahue.
Sacrifices Davis. Roy. Double plays Bates
to Parkinson to Tolson; Morris to Bates to
Tolson. Left n bases Nashville 9; Mbile
5. Bases on balls off Morris 5; off Welzer
2. Struck out by Roy 1; Morris 4; Olsen 1.
Hits off Roy !) in ^ 2-3 innings with six
runs; off Morris 2 in 3 innings with one
run; off Welzer 15 in 8 2-3 innings with
8 runs Hit by pitcher by Welzer (Aut
rey). Winning pitcher Olsen. Losing pitcher
Welzer. Umpires Williams and Pigue. Time
2 hours.
'I WHERE THEY PLAY }\
vr
AMERICAN
OPEN DATE.
national
St. Louis at New York.
Chicago at Boston.
Cincinnati at Brooklyn.
Pittsburgh at Philadelphia.
SOUTHERN
Birmingham at Little Rock.
(Two games)
New Orleans at Chattanooga.
Only three gftmes scheduled.
Baby Bootlegger Again
Wins In Power Boat Race
PORT WASINGTON, N. Y., Aug. 30.—
Caleb Bragg's Baby Bootlegger, winner
of the gold cup yesterday, also cap
tured the Dodge Memorial trophy to
day In the Manhasset Bay regatta for
power boats by winning all four 12
mile heats. Curtis Wilgold II, of the
Buffalo Launch club, was second, the
only other boat to finish.
Baby Bootlegger compiled a winning
total of 1,600 points against 1,083 for
the Buffalo craft. Three other starters
withdrew before completing the four
h*ats.
The winning boat's best time of 48.3
miles an hour, was posted In the final
heat.
INTERNATIONAL LEAGl E
Reading 0-7; at Syracuse 5-8.
Providence 7-2; at Buffalo 1-10.
Baltimore 6-4; at Rochester 4-7.
Toronto-Jersey City not scheduled.
RAID NETS ELEVEN
Bevy of l»groe« to Face Recorder on
Gambling Charge Monday
Eleven negroes arrested late Sun
afternoon in a gambling raid on 2
Wilcox street, were held in >100 bond
sach for trial in recorder's court at 4
j’clock Monday afternoon. The raid j
svas made by Officers Curtis, Young,
Dees and McMahon.
NEW YORKERS
SPLIT WITH
CARDINALS
Brooklyn Annexes Both Ends of
Twin Bill With Cincy
Reds
NATIONAL LEAGUE RESULTS
Brooklyn 4-10; Cincinnati 3-8.
New York 3-0; St. Louis 5-1.
No other games scheduled.
NATIONAL LEAGUE STANDING
W L
Pittsburgh . 76 46
New York . 73 57
Cincinnati . 67 58
Brooklyn . 61 63
St. Louis . CO 68
Chicago . 56 70
Philadelphia . 54 68
Boston . 55 72
Per.
.623
.562
.536
.492
. 469
. 445
. 442
. 433
BROOKLYN WINS TWO
BROOKLYN, N. Y.f Aug. 30.—Brooklyn
annexed both games of a twin bill with
Cincinnati today, 4 to 3, in ten innings,
and 10 to 8.
Hargraves' double with two on base drove
home the winning run in the opening fray.
The Robins knocked Luque out of the box
in the fourth inning of the final game.
Wheat hit a homer with two on base.
Rlxey, Red twirler, was put out of the
first game for protesting a decision, while
in the second contest, Fournier collided with
Crltz on the base path, the latter being
forced to retire. The score
First Game
CINCINNATI
AB.H.PO.
Walker rf 6 2 3
Plnelll 3b 4
Roush cf 4
Bressler If 3
Niehaus lb 4
Critz 2b 4
Caveny as 4
Wingo c 3
Schultz
A.
BROOKLYN
AB.H.PO.A.
Hargrvea c 0
Rixey p
Mays p
0|Ford ss
4(Stock fb
0 Wheat If
0 Fournir lb
llJohnstn rf
5|Brown cf
2,Tierney 3b
n Taylor c
OlOsborne p
0 Mitchell 3z 0
SjPetty p 1
1 Hargrvs 4z 1
[Deberry zz 0
Totals 36 9z?7 16|Totals 37 12 30 6
x—Batted for Wingo in 10th.
z—None out when winning run scored,
zz—Ratted for Osborne in 7th.
3z—Ran for Deberry In 7th.
4z—Batted for Petty in 10th.
Score by innings;
Cincinnati .201 000 000 0—3
Brooklyn .010 000 200 1—4
SUMMARY—Runs; Walker, Roush, Bress
ler, Ford. Fournier. Tierney, Taylor. Errors:
Roush, Caveney. Two base hits: Nelhaus.
Stock. Fournier, Brown, Hargreaves. Stolen
bases: Walker, Bressler. Sacrifices: Plnelll,
Stock, Tierney. Double plays: Fournier (un
assisted) ; Caveney to Crltz to Niehaus. Left
on base: Cincinnati 5; Brooklyn 14. Bases
on balls: off Osborne 1; ofT Rlxey 2; off
Mays 4. Struck out: by Osborne 3; by Rlxey
1; by Petty 1; by Mays 1. Hits: off Os
born* 7 In 7 Innings: off Rixey 8 In 6 (none
out In seventh); off Petty 2 In 3 Innings;
ofT Mays 4 1n 4. Winning pitcher: Petty.
Losing pitcher: Mays. Umpires: Quigley,
Moran and McLaughlin. Time, 2:12.
Second Game
CINCINNATI
AB.H.PO
Walker rf 5 1 2
Plnelli 3b 4 1 1
Roush cf 3 0 1
Dressier If 3 2 4
Zltzman If 1 0 0
Nlhaus lb 5 2 9
Critz 2b 4 3 1
Schultz 2b 1 0 0
Caveney ss 2 1 0
Dresaen 3b 3 2 1
Hargrave c 4 1 4
Luque p 10 0
May p 0 0 0
Smith x 10 0
Brady p 10 1
Krueger xx 1 0 0
K.
BROOKLYN
AB.H.PO. A.
ojMltchell as 3
llStock 2b 5
0 Wheat If B
o'Fournlr lb 2
0 Loftus rf 5
OjBrown cf
4 Tierney 3b
0 Taylor c
2jCantrell p
0 Ehrh^dt p
ljJohnston z
2,‘Grimes p
0
0
2
0
Totals 39 13 24 12[Totnls 38 15 27 15
x—Batted for May Jn fifth,
xx—Batted for Brady In 9th.
z—Batted for Ehrhardt In 4th.
Score by Innings:
Hnclnnatl .022 103 000— 8
Brooklyn .2po file lOx—10
SUMMARY—Runs: Walker. Plnelli, Bress
ler. Zltzmann, Nlehaus. Critz 2. Hargrave.
Mitchell, Stock 2, Wheat 2, Brown. Tierney.
Taj-lor 2. Errors: Walker, Fournier, Loftus.
Two base hits: Plnelli, Bressler. Critz.
Wheat. Tierney. Three base hits: Stock.
Fournier. Home run: Wheat. Stolen base
Loftus. Sacrifice hits: Luque. Johnston.
Double plays: Mitchell to Stock to Fournier.
Left on base: Clncinnat 10; Brooklyn 10.
Bases on balls: off Ehrhardt 2; off Grimes
3; off Luque 1; off Brady 3. Struck out:
by Cantrell 2; by Grimes 1 ; by Luque 1;
by May 1; by Brady 8. Hit by pitcher: by
May (Fournier.) Wild pitch: Ehrhardt,
Brady. Hits: off Cantrell 7 In 3 innings;
off Ehrhardt 2 in 1 Inning; off Grimes 4
In 5 innings; off Luque 9 In 3 1-3 innings;
off May 1 In 2-3 Innings; off Brady 5 in 4
innings. Winning pitcher: Ehrhardt. Los
ing pltoher: Luque. umpires: Moran, Mc
Laughlin and Quigley. Time of game, 2:13.
SPLIT DOUBLE HEADER
NEW YORK. Aug. 30.—The New York
Giants broke even in their final double
header against western opposition, turning
->ut a 3 to 1 \dctory over St. Louis in the
first game and dropping the last number
R to o. This made it eight victories and
Mght losses against the west.
Sothoron blanked the Giants with five
hits in the second game while Jim Bottom
ley drove In five of the St. Louis runs.
Weight More
Important Now
Than Formerly
170
THEY Didn't talk SO MUCH OF
WEIGHT BACK IN THE OLO DAYS
---
GR6B CANT GIVE
AWAY FIFTEEN
POUNDS Ti) DEMPSEY
JACK IS Too BIG
RIGHT-JUST
A PLAIN SET;
[ UP-THATS ALL'
-BUT?--NOW !!!
BY AL DEHAREE
Speaking: of the discrepancy in weight
between Champion Jack Dempsey, with
Harry Greb as an opponent, brings to
mind the fact that twenty years ago
weight was seldom considered seriously
after 160 pounds. Bob Fitzsimmons,
Kid McCoy and Tommy Burns were
usually outweighed in their fights by
forty or fifty pounds, but nobody has
ever accused those birds of being "set
ups.”
Fitzsimmons tipped the beam at 170
when he fought Jeffries at 225. , Kid
McCoy, at 160, met Tom Sharkey, weigh
ing 190. Tommy Burns notched 165
when he took on Jack Johnson at 210.
Mitchell only weighed 165 when he and
John L. Sullivan fought. Dempsey car
ried 190 pounds and Jess Willard 245
when Jack won the title.
While in this list the biggest man
usually won, their smaller opponents
would never by any stretch of the
imagination be called soft picking.
Frisch’s homer with Sduthworth on base in
the oening inning, decided the first game.
ST. LOUIS NEW YORK
AB.H.PO.A. AB.H.PO. A.
Mueller cf 6
Smith If 4
Hornsby 2b 4
Botomly lb 3
Hafey rf 4
Bell 3b 3
O'Farrell c 3
Thevenw ss 3
Flack x 1
Mails p 3
Reinhrt xx 1
OlSthwth cf
OjFrlsch 2b
3 Meusel If
OjKelly rf
0]Terry lb
1 Ldstrm 3b
0 Farrell es
SjSnyder c
OjBarnes p
5
1 3
1 2
1 1
1 2
2 11
1 2
0 0
Totals 34 7 24 9lTotals' 34 10 27 11
x—Batted for Thevenow in 9th.
xx—Batted for Mails In 9th.
St. Louis ...010 000 000—1
New York.210 000 OOx—3
SUMMARY—Runs: Bottomley, Southworth,
Frisch, Farrell. Errors: Mueller, O'Farrell.
Frisch, Terry. Two base hits: Hafey, Muel
ler. Home run: Frisch. Sacrifices: Bell.
Double plays: Frisch to Terry. Left on
basp: New York 9; St. Louis 9. Bases on
balls: off Barnes 2; off Mails 2. Struck out:
by Barnes 4: by Mails 4. Umpires: Rigler,
Hart and Wilson. Time, 1:40.
ST. LOUIS NEW YORK
AB.H.PO.A AB.H.PO.A.
Mueller cf 6 2 1 OlSthwth cf 3 0 4 0
OlFrisch ss
4IMeuael if
O'Terry lb
0-Kelly 2b
1 [Bentley rf
0|Ldstrm 3b
6 Devine c
Flack If 5
Hornsby 2b 4
Botomly lb 3
Hafey rf 5
Bell 3b 6
Vick c 3
Thevenw ss 4
Sothoron p 4
10
Scott p
Snyder x
Wisner p
Webb xx
Totals 38 13 27 ll|Totals 32 5 27 7
3t. Louis .002 (V20 301—8
New York .000 000 000—0 !
SUMMARY—Runs: Mueller, Hornsby 4,
Flack 2. Hafey. Error: Southworth. Two
base hits: Bentley. Mueller, Hornsby 2,
Devine, Terry. Three bas«* hits: Flack,
Hornsby, Vick. Stolen bases: Hornsby. Sac
rifices: Bottomley 2. Left on bases: New
Fork 9; St. Louis 7. Bases on balls: off
Scott 2; off Sothoron 4. Struck out: by
Scott 4; by Sothoron 3; by Wisner 1. Hits:
r>ff Scott 12 in 7 Innings; off Wisner 1 in
2 innings. Passed ball: Devine. Losing I
pitcher: Scott. Umpires: Hart, Wilson and
Rigler. Time. 1:53.
Western Wins Close
Game From Atlantc
Montgomery Shopmen anc
Georgia Terminal Team
Stage Contest at Bowl
Guy Waller’s single, scoring Welsh
in the seventh inning paved the way
for a 3-2 victory for the West Point
Route over the Atlanta Joint Terminal
Sunday, at Cramton Bowl. The timely
blow decided a pitcher’s battle between
Jones and Alley.
The local club jumped away to a
two-run lead in the first inning on hits
by Kaminsky, Riddle and Waller, but
after this were held in check until the
seventh. Errors by the visitors in the
early stages of the game gave the
Western chances to score, but the nec
essary hit was lacking.
Alley held the Atlanta crew to five
hits, two coming in the second when
the visitors scohed a run. The Western
hurler, retired twelve by the strike out
route. Jones was touched for only
seven hits, but had two bad innings,
the first and seventh. The visitors
threatened in the ninth when Ferguson
led off with a single, but Johnson
fanned. Jones forced Ferguson, and
here Waller threw wild to first, but
Alley backed up the initial station and
Jones was held at first. Ayres closed
the game by striking out. The locals
will play the Louisville and Nashville
club of Mobile here next Sunday.
Atlanta.010 010 000—2 5 3
W. P. Route .200 000 lOx—3 7 1
Jones and Dowde; Alley and Lewis.
Umpires: Reynolds and Brown.
Right Hander Purchased
By Indians From Houston
CLEVELAND, Aug. 30.—Pitcher Ray
Benge, a right hander has been pur
chased by the Cleveland Americans
from the Houston club of the Texas
league.
He may make his first appearance
here in an exhibition game against
the St. Louis Cardinals on September
30.
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