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Baseball, Racing, Boxing
GREGG PUTS KIBOSH ON VILLAGERS
IN OPENER BY SOME NIFTY CURVING
Introduces Chloroform Ball in Southland by Which He Always Held
Cutups at Bay and Performs Unusual Feat of Whitewashing
Them 5 to O-'Locals Had Ample Opportunity to Score and
.-> Win Game but Steadfastly Refused to Avail Themselves
of the Chances Offered-Beavers Work All Sorts of
Obsolete-. Tricks and Actually Make Them Stick
rr \ toraeaWomc iUfty*»all for Portland In
the opining game of the, -series with Vernon
Tt thTwinTup of the ninth [inning. He seemed
In uilnv a chloroform ball or something
MseVt ha\l the *»«*. ,ofj» taoewu^dwp
S a" ."ȣ" '^^.oon.-It must be
£dm*Ued however, tl«t the. Villagers are more
to blame than Gregg,, as V.hey had plenty of
tiDnortunlties to score, and once or twice dur
ing the Bam» they looked like sure winners
Inability to get safely besiond the third sack
le{JL.SH^ntWh^ou,,d for th. Cutups
and a good Wednesday ■ rro».-d went out to sea
n"n nut the klbo* onto his old team mates.
Me wanted to win the'same the worst way,
«nrt needless to say the fans were In the same
MM of mind. Hogan ■ dropped out to give
Brownie a chance to work, .and every precau
tion that could be figured as essential or a
possible contribution to a « iccessful start on
the series was taken. Bregg. the southpaw
opposed him. and was In tha best form of his
carrer striking out seven Cii'tups and allowing
nary a bile on balls. ' He dM not have a wild
nltch in his repertoiret and hi- refused to hit a
batter In all he ga™ up . aver. hits and was
accorded brilliant support in, the field and at
After sparring for al coupla of rounds Port
land broke the Ice with onejrun in tho third.
This was enough to -win the game, but the
habit of the Villagers In corning from behind
with a cyeloido rush m the last two innings
kept MeCrcdie scared until the sixth, when
nuo her run went over. All hope for Vernon
took wings in the eighth, when Carson loos
ened up for four hits and three runs, Vernon
never could score, but it was not because
they did not have ample opportunity to do bo.
They simply played bush league ball and
showed aa little Judgment at bat as might be
expected of the Blngvllle rangers.
Portland exhibited its horseshoe In the third
Inning, when a gift rim -was scored. Speas
singled to short right and Gregg bunted to
Canon who threw so hi,;h to second that
T.in.l ay had to jump oft". th» bag ami high
into the. air to stop the ball, both runners
being safe. Casey sacrificed, putting Spea3 on
third Olson flew to Coy »nd Speas scored on
the throwin. Another run.of the Fame -variety
was registered in the six*. Olson singled to
left Rapps raised one Inrto Coy's mitts, and
Fisher hit to Kitty Brashear off first, who
threw to second, forcing Olson. Llndsaiy tried
to double Fisher, but threw too high, tjhe ball
eolng to the grand stand and Fisher gjolng to
second Ryan doubled to left, scoring Fisher.
The runs scored In trie eighth Inning »vere
earned, although it was touch to sit in the
grand stand and see the. Villagers made vic
tims of old tricks that bush leaguers would
„„, bite at Olson doubled to left, Ttapps
singled Infield, beating out the throw of Bur
rell by a pretty slide, Olson going to third on
the play. Fisher popped to Roy Brashear.
j nps drew .a throw from Brown when he
started to steal second and Olson scored while
the Brashear brothers were, trying to run
napps down. Both runners were safe, and
Attention You Baseball Fans!
What's the Matter>with Vernon and the Angels?
There's an old saying to .tho effect that two heads are better than one, If one of
the two IS a cabbage head. Jfow, aU you fans who think yon know how the chances
of tho Hoganltea and the DlUonltes can bo Improved, sprak up. Write your sugges
tion* to the baseball editor of The Herald and tell him Just what the teams need; how
they can be strengthened; whether the batting order «hould be rliantrfHl; whether the
fielders should be moved to other stations; whether some of the utility men should
displays the regular*, etc., etc Keep your mfgestlon* within a hundred words, If
possible, and send them In.
GIVE PFIRRMAN A CHANCE
Replying to your request for all fans
to state their views regarding "What's
the matter with the Angels and Ver
non?" will say that In my opinion
Vernon needs another catcher, espe
cially ono who can bat once in a while.
Hogan is all right as captain and man
ager and we all give him proper credit
for developing the 1909 cellar cham
pions into (Mintenders for the 1910 flag,
but he is doing too much catching and
being a weak batter is hindering the
team's progress in that degree.. Brown
is a n"-"l catcher, but has been in
jured to much thai he has been out of
the game a great deal this season.
Hogan's throwing eye is bad, woefully
so, and while lie has the noodle he has
not the catching ability to stick be
hind the li;i'. Why not give "Shoes"
Pflrrman a chance? Pfirrman is as
i- as any in the league,
an accurate thrower to the bases, lias
:i o I noodle and is a better batter
than Brown. He is a local boy and has
not had ;■ chance to make good in a
position where ho excels, if Happy
wants to win the flag this season lie
must forego his desire to play behind
the bat am! put nn alert alternate in
his plaon tx> hi'lp out Brown. Pflrrman
is- tl, boy, and his numerous friends
in Los Angeles want to see him given
a fair chance. Cap Dillon, who needs
a k"'»! catcher now more than any-
Ililiij.' else, would not give Pflrrman a
chance, although holding him on the
team until after the season started.
Pflrrman will make good if given a
fair trial, , i rnon seems to have
ji good it thi rag there is no
raliil excuse for turning him down.
NOISY ROOTER.
OMAHA GOLF CHAMPION
AGAIN WINS ANNUAL CUP
CHICAGO, W. .T. Fayo of Omaha
proved a repeater In ths annual tournament of
tho Lumiorroen'a Golf association yesterday at
the Sliokie Country club, Inning the Ameri
can Lumb" m i cup with a total of S3 strokes,
one lea i than ho took last year at Home-wood.
Mr P*oye will have his name engraved on the
big trophy and take home a gold medal. R.
11. McEIWQSi the Onwentala veteran, finished
In 80 and won the silver medal which went to
the runnerur.
TWELVE BULLS FOR FIGHT
ARRIVE: THEY COST $1000
SAN DIEGO, June IB.—Twelve flerlitliiß bull?.
(or which Enrli nobles, a Spanish bull
Rghter now in Hhii Diego, paifl JIOM) cash
through a local bank, arrived In Han nineo
this morning from Mexico City. They were
■hipped to this city via the Southern rnolflc
and Santa Fo railroads aiu! were taken to Tla
.luana. Mexico, south of Han Diego, today.
Four of them will Vie usi i In the flint bull
fight of tho Season at Tla Juana Sunday.
Freeman in requPßted to return the
Hut Box uniform in his possession to
tho store 123 South Spring street, as
soon as possible.
JAY DAVIDSON
everybody was in a state bordering on hydro
phobia, Ryan i>ut a safety into left and Mc-
Credie flew to Carlisle, Rapps scoring on the
out when Brown dropped the return. Ryan
scored on Hetling's Bafety to left.
GrcK, Cutups popping to lnftelders
■' the time, and would not let them hit
the hall out of the diamond whenever a run
ner was on bases. He was pitching the best
same of his career, and Carson had no chance
Brnshoar was the only Villager to get more
than one, hit, batting at n .T>l clip by getting
three hits In four times up, and getting on
base four times.
In the third and -."venth Innings it I
like Vernon would get out of the nothing b le
and misht win. but fate was against the
bunch. In the third, after Carson had fanned.
Stovall singled to center and went to third
on Kitty Brasliear's binple to left. Carlisle.
win usually likes to hit 'em out. went to the
plate with instructions to "squeeze." Stovall
home. Carlfcilo did the hest he could, but he
only raised a little pop to Hetling, who raced
back to third nnd doubled Btovali, ending what
: like a wlmiing rally. In the seventh.
Roy Brashear got down to first on Ryan's muff
of his low fly. Coy singled infield and Bur
reli moved both up a peg with a neat sacrifice,
Lindsay hit down to Hetllng, who returned the
ball to the plate in time to nail Roy Brashear.
Rrown ended another fine opportunity by rais
ing a high one Into McCredle'a mitts.
Following Is the tabulated score:
VERNON
ah n It FT! ro a f.
Ptovnll. rf 4 0. 1 0 ' 3 0 0
N. Brashear, lb 4 ■■ .1 0 7 1 0
Carlisle, If * 0 0 0 2 0 0
R Brashear, Ib 4 0 113 2 0
Coy. ef 4 0 10 4 0 0
Burrell. 8b 3 0 10 2 10
Lindsay. S3 2 0 0 0 111
Brown, c 3 0 0 0 fi 1 1
Carson, p I 0 0 0 0 i 1
Totals 31 0 7 0 27 8 3
PORTLAND
AB R HfBPOA H
Casey, !b 4 0 0 0 111
Olsen. «• 3 1 2 1 1 5 0
Rapr.?, lb 4 12 17 10
Fisher, c 4 1 0 0 11 1 0
Ryan. If 4 13 110 0
M .Ore lie, rf 4 a 0 0 10 0
Hetling, Sb 4 0 2 14 11
Fpeas, <-f 4 1 1 0 1 o n
Gregg, p 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals "I r, Id 3 27 9 1
scort 1? by INNINGS
Vernon 0 0 ft 0 0 0 0 0 C—
Base hits 1 1 200021 7
Portland 00100103 o—s
Base hits 10 110 2 14 o—lo
SUMMARY
Two-base hits—Ryan (2), Hetling, Olsen.
Sacrifice hits- Casey, Gregg, Olien, Burrell,
Lindsay, Carlisle. Bases on balls— Carson,
1, Struck out— By Carson, 4; by Gregg, 7.
Double play— HetUng unassisted. Passed ball
—Brown. Time of gnme— l:so. Umpires—
Grecvy and Van I [altr< n.
SUGGESTS NEW CATCHER
In answer to the question "What's
the matter -with Vernon and the An
gels?" will say that they need a little
more ginger In their playing, and in
order to accomplish this the managers
must look for younger players. Re
garding young playerß, I have one to
suggest that I think will make good.
There is a youngster Of the name of
Ben Romero, who is at the Preston
school in Waterman, Cal., who is one
of the most promising all-round ball
players I have sen in a long time. In
my opinion he has Daley, Ross, Smith
or Martlnke skinned to a frazzle in
their respective positions, and as he is
an excellent catcher—and the Angels
surely need one—he would lit in that
position to aT. He lacks nothing but
experience, and a little "f that will be
enough. He is speedy, a heavy hitter
and a brainy player. In addition to b (
ing a splendid fielder and improving
with every game, lie is only is years
old; about 5 feet 6 Inches tall, and
weighs about 150 pounds. 11' can i>lay
any position on the team, and play it
will. Now thßt tip- Angels are in bad
need of a catcher, they ought to grab
a live one like this youngster and give
him a trial, and he surely \wll make
KO od I am nol doing this to boost the
boy of course, but want to s<-. P the
Angels strengthened in their weakest
spot. SI.MX.
AMERICAN LEAGUE
DETROIT, June 16.—Boston hit Mullln hard
today and took the opening prnme of tho
s to 3. Karger was effective except
In the fifth and seventh. Stanage's hot
man on a base and tho batting ot
Gardner, linele and Knrger were features.
Boston. 8, hits 13, errors 4.
Detroit a, hits 8, or"
: iL,-an; Mullln and
Stanage,
CHICAGO, .Time 15.—Chicago rtffratort T"hll
adelphla 4 to 8, In a hard Couklh f our teen -
Inniril! game today. The winning run was
a on balls to Furtell,
: | Mullon n"<l Payne, and Walsh's
Blackburn was rut out r,t tho game
for disputing ;i decision in tho
nth. Score:
I, !,it» 0, r-rrors t.
Philadelphia .1. hits R. erron 2.
,\ iiisli anJ Payne, J'lank. Mor
gan and Ijapp.
CLEVELAND, Juno 15.—New Tork iW-atcrt
Cleveland, 3 iv 0, today. Ford won hIR own
pamn with a . bagger in tho third. Tovmg
pitched a Rtronp Rfltno outside of that Inning.
Lajolc's error wan ponslbli for New York's
pnconfl run. (iranny was put out of the gamo
for pi-rjt^stlnff a <loclKlon. Score:
Cleveland 0, lilts 13, error 1,
New York i. hits C, error 1.
Batteries—Toting and Easterly! Ford and
Sweenoy-
ST. LOUIP, .Tn-in 13.— PI Iynulsi rli-frntofl
Waßhlngton tn tndny'B jram'\ R to 4. The lo
cals mad** four riinp off Walker in th« bov
rni h, Bt'oroi
Bt Loull 5, hitp 9, error* 3.
hlngton 4. hits :•. »*rror 1.
■Ratteries— ixLke and Stephens; Walker and
LOS ANGELES HERALD: THURSDAY MORNING. JUNE 16, 1910.
HERALD SPORTING PAGE
Nous o( a semi-official nature came from
the north yesterday to the effect that Fran
cois Hosp and Andy Briswalter had been
unconditionally released by the Angelic nun
am mi nt, and It came In the nature of a sur
prise to the fans, although Hosp was pro
I :or and expected it. Hosp was released
l he rejoined the Angels
bad not been satisfactory, while Rrlswalter
waa turned loose because of stomach trou
bles that so weakened him that ho could not
stand the strain of a full game. Right on
top of tlio announcement that these twlrlcrs
had been released came one from Hogan that
he wouM give Hosp a chance with the \ il
lagers this week If confirmation of the re
lease could be had In time. Humors have
floating around for a lon* time to the
effect that Hosp was playing for his release
from the Ansel band because of difference*
with Urn Berry, dating from last year, aris
ing out of the Pale of Hosp to Cincinnati.
it It -aid that Hosp did not want to rejoin
the Angels on his return from the east, but
had to do it under the rules. He iias hnd
no interest In his work since, because, of the
trouble with Berry and his dissatisfaction with
his berth. Briswalter says that Hosp has all
hia old-time speed and control, and that his
arm has ■ as* ■: to trouble him. In that sv< nl
Hosp will ho a Kreat strength to the twirling
staff of the Villagers, as he outclasses nil
other Coaal league pitchers when In form.
It is possible that he will be worked Friday
or Saturday, as Hogan has asked him to work
with the tfim until official confirmation of
the release is had, when he will be signed up.
Briswalter probably will go back to the seml
pro leagues In this section of the state until
his health Improves and he regains his pitch-
Ing form nnd stamina.
Oenrge Rose, principal stockholder in the
T*os Angeles Racing association, arrived yes
terday morning from Santa Cruz, where Mrs.
Rose had 1 en \ siting relatives since Emery
ville closed. He Is on his way to Salt Lake
City, where Sam Bnaen is running a book for
him. and dropped off here to confer with
John Brink. 11. A. Unruh. F. G. Handle and
other associates In the Panta Anita enter
prise. Rose said that no plans had been
made ss yet for ft winter meeting at Santa
Anita, but added that If conditions next win
ter warrant a meeting will be held. A
ffPflnite decision will be arrived at In Oc
tober, when he and J. L. Holland will come
to Loa Angeles for the annual meeting of
the jockey club directors. Until that time,
there will be no certainty regarding the win
ter meeting. Rose spoke, very frankly re
garding the use of the pari-mutuel system as
- bookmaklng and oral bet
tins in future on California tracks, nnd said
that horsemen and officials, as well as
bookmakers who want to see the sport pros
per, are in favor of the machines as the
successor to the bookmaker, believing that
by this substitution tile opposition to the
sport, directed at the gambling feature of it.
will be less strenuous than now. He has
I hopes that a bill will be passed at the next
! session of the legislature nmending the
Walker-Otis law to the extent that pari
mutuel machines will be permitted and that
the spor»»of kings will take a new and more
permanent lease upon life. Hose intends go
' Ing bark to Xew York if racing survives
there, but he expressed fears last evening that
the recent decision upholding the Hart-Agnew
and Perkins bills meant death to racing there
riKht away. In that event ho will remain and
book at Bait Lake City. Bheepsbead Hay is
to open Friday with the running of the
Suburban handicap. If it does, racing will go
ahead until September at least. If the track
not open, ratine iti the Kmpire state will
1» officially pronounced dead.
Baseball fans are tailing advantage of the
opportunity offered by The Herald for them
to express their sentiment! In print regarding
the two home Uarns and there has not been
a bad suggestion offered In the lot. Two come
this morning with suggestions, and. strangely
enough, each alms at the catching department
of the two teams, the weakest spot on each
lineup, as ©very fan knows. The suggestion
to Hogan that he Rive Shoes Pflrrman a
chance is the best yet. The Villagers could
not get along without the old wise head of
Hogan, but he needs an extra catcher to
relieve himself and Smith occasionally and
SULLY STILL TALKS
IN ADVISORY MANNER
Manages to Keep His Press Bu
reau at Work with Ad
vice to Jeffries
CHICAGO, June 15.— John L. Sullivan, for
mer heavyweight champion, stopped* off In
Chicago yesterday en route from New York
to San Francisco, where he will act as cor
respondent for newspapers at the Jeffries-John
son bout of July 4, and the advance prep
aration of the principals. How lons the fight
would last Sullivan would not predict, but
he thought fifteen rounds might see the fin
ish.
After a man has conditioned himself to his
own'satisfactlon a series of the hardest kind
of. boxing bouts should ' follow, according
to Sullivan, who thinks Jeffries Is not fol
lowing the right program.
"Now, look here," lid John. "Jeffries has
In his camp such men as Corbett, C'hoynski,
Berger and Armstrong. They have all passed
the prime of lite ami might be classed as
'has beens' like myself. They haven't the
vitality of youngsters and can't stand the
wallops they did years ago. A good still
punch would about settle any of them.
"What 1 would propose In Jeffries' case
■•would 1 ■■ to secure seven or eight youngsters
husky follows, mind you—who can take a
blow and Bivn tie without wincing. Fight
three-mlnuto rounds and let a youngster come
up fresh for every round. If at the end of
nine or ten rounds Jeffries finds that he
can Ftand for the punishment he will be nt
for the battle.
"I have read that Jiff will !"> the aggressor
In th:- fight, but you can take It from me
that nothing of the kind will be seen, or I
am badly mistaken. Jeff never fought an
aggressive fight In all his life. The other
fellow always had to come to him and it
was th»n that Jeff planted the knockout
punch. Ever; fight he has fought will bear
mo out In tills statement."
Sullivan thought well nt Johnson and said
the nogro would glvs Jeff one of the hardest
battles of his carrot-.
SUN JOSE FRANCHISE
IS AGAIN TRANSFERRED
J. Blaze Takes It Over and Walter
Raleigh Is Engaged as
New Manager
BAN JOSE, Juno 14.— At a meeting which
broke up at a late hour laht night the rtif
flcuitles which Btood In tho way of 1,
a were cleared up with the announce
ment that tho Kan Josa franchl.se haa
transferred to J. Blaia, with Walter i
as manager of the Huh. President
i. Manager McCall of Stockton, H
Willis ;in>l Walter Raleigh ot Ban Jo.se at
tended tho meeting.
WESTERN LEAGUE
At Lincoln Mncoln 7, Omaha 3.
At Kt. Jo i oh St. Joseph 0, Denver *■
At Del Milnes—Des Moines 7, Sioux City 4.
At Topeka-Topek* 4. Wichita 3 (fifteen in
nines).
Rialto Gossip
the local boy is about the best In sight. With
a regular Job to remove all nervousness that
goes with a tryout, Pflrrman would be lam
mln/r the ball ns he always does In the semi
professional ranks, as he Is a good hatter.
Re also is a steady going, reliable catcher.
with a wise old arm when it conies to tossing
to the base*. Hogan might do worse a whole
lot than to give Pflrrman a faJr chance.
iandy Ferguson has made a wise move In
getting Qeyer to train with him out at Doyle'i
club Qeyer Is a hard hitting, game fighter
mid he Is (Wing Sandy good workouts every
.1 iv. With a. big fellow to swap wallops with
10m. the Boston slugg<"- should have no com
plaint Friday night on the score of condition.
Frnnkie Rulllvon. the erackovjack little
bantam who has made such a fine impres
sion on local fans since he first began light
ing here, has returned from Frisco, where
he. fought twice, getting draws each time.
He is ready lor business here, and wants to
meet Toung Riven. It would he difficult to
arrange a more attractive seml-Wlndup to the
Attell Moron scrap than to match these two
clever sluggers for ten rounds, and (hey would
be quite a card even in the. background of
suob classy fighters as Attell and Moran In
th« main event. Both boys are natural fight
ers and are good cards here and It will be
pleaaina news to the fans it they arc matched.
Willie Tollier will he at the Mason next
week In "A Lucky Star" and It will be quite
an event in local sporting circles as well as
Interesting to those on the outside who enjoy
live comedy, Collier is well known through
out the sporting worjd. probably as much so
as In the theatrical world, and as lie has
o,uite a following in Ix>s Angeles there Is no
apprehension regarding the success of his
local engagement. He engaged a special train
at Frisco .or a trip to Rowardennan park
to visit his old pal Jeffries last week and with
Corbett entertained himself und the unde
feated king of the squared circle, as well as
the crowds at the training camp with his al
leged boxing exhibition with Jeff. He will
arrive Monday evening and big doings will be
the order all week all along the Rlalto, as
well as at the Mason.
Frit!! TCruger. manager of th- 'Waldorf cafe, <
linn had the foresight to post a map of the
seating arrangement for tho Jeffries-Johnson
fight In his eafo and those who have tickets
are able to find Just what prospect they
have of getting within seeing distance of the
ring when they squint at this big map. Fritz
is an enterprising as well as an entertain
ing cuss.
John Scholes, a wealthy business man of
' Toronto, is here on a visit seeking health
and recreation on the advice of his physi
i clan. He Is 67 years old, but has not been
forgotten by the sporting world as one of
the most prominent athletes and boxers In
the world In his day. Ka attained prominence
more by his excellent ring work, In all prob
ability, than otherwise. He fousht such bears
as Charlie Mitchell, Jem Mace, Tom Allen
and Jake Kilrain and acquitted himself with
honor in all of them. lie has two sons. John
and Lou, both of whom are international
champions. John Is a. boxer and Lou is an
oarsman. John won two American and five
Canadian championships In the amateur ring
and would have been more prominent In the
sporting eye had he not refused to leave the
amateur ranks. De Wilt Van Court is well
acquainted with the father and Bon boxers
and says that thß son was the greatest and
cleverest amateur boxer he ever knew, and
as John Junior whipped Billy Leonard, the
apple of Van's eye. at an Olympic club cham
pionship. Van is not to le blamed for his
good opinion of the boy. Lou holds two
American rowing championships and he is
engaged in the American championships of this
year. He also won the diamond sculling
championship In England. John senior came
hero for his health, but says he has Im
proved so much that he is going to see Jef
fries can the coon July 4, despite his ad
vanced years.
TV "Witt Van Court leave* tnnight for a
visit with Jeffries for a few days and will go
on to Frisco later. Van has a fatherly in
terest in Jeff's ring success, as he trained
the big: boy for all his Important battles In
other days and knows what a great fighter
the Los Angeles giant happens to be.
LITTLE GOING AFTER
JOHNSON'S RESIDENCE
Attaches to Prevent Sale in Effort
to Collect $10,000 Forfeit
That He Put Up
CHICAGO. June 15—George TV. Little, for
mer manager rf Jack Johnson, the pugilist,
thiouKh an attorney, procured an attachment
hor«> today to prevent the sale of Johnson's
115,000 residence, in this city. Little alleges
that Johnson has refused to repay SlO.Onfl which
he posted a forfeit for Johnson's fight with
Jettrii ■.
He charged that the neprro fighter is at
tempting to dispose of all his property to
avoid paying the debt. Gustavo Beerly stated
today that he is about to leave for the coast
at th« request of Johnson to straighten out
the latter's affairs.
NATIONAL LEAGUE
BROOKLYN, June 15.—Brooklyn and Chi
cago had a fourteen-inning tussel today, and
Brooklyn won, 3 to 2. It was the keenest con
test seen here this season, and when Borger
brought home the winning run with a long
double the crowd jumped Into the field and
carried th* pitcher to the club house. Score:
Chicago 2, hits 11, errors 2.
Brooklyn 3, hits 12, errors 2.
Batteries—Cole and Archer; Berger and
Erwln.
Umpires—Johnstone and Moran.
PHILADELPHIA, June 15.—Today's (ami
resulted In a sixteen-innlng tie, 3 to 3. It
was a great pitchers' battle. Rowan gave
four bases on balls. Not a lilt was made off
him after the ninth. Knabe and Moran were
sent to the club house by Umpire Klem in
the tenth for disputing a decision. Score:
Cincinnati 3, hits 9, errors 3.
Philadelphia 3, hits 5, errors 4.
Batteries— Rowan and McLean, Clarke;
Moore, McQulllen and Moran, Jaoklltsch.
Umpires—K!om and Kane.
BOSTON, June 15.— Herzog made a great
stop in the sixth Inning today that enabled
Boston to shut out St. Louis, itoO. Muggins
was on second when Bresnahan smashed one
over third base. Herzog dived over, speared
the ball with one hand and then ran down
Hugging. Score:
Boston 2. hits 7, errors 1.
St. Louis 0, hits 5, errors 1.
Batteries—Mattern and Graham; Harmon,
■Willis and Phelps.
Umpires—O'Day and Perine.
NEW YORK, June 15.—New York out
played Plttsburs today and won the first
game of the series, 6 to 1. Mathewson never
allowed more than one hit in an inning. Cap
tain Doyle of New York and Manager Clarke
of Plttshurg were put out of the game by
Umpire BJgler for disputing decisions. Score:
Plttsburg 1. hits 6, errors 3.
New York 5, hits 8, errors 0.
Batteries—Leifteld and Gibson; Mathewnon
and Myers.
Umpires—Rlgler and Emshe.
Covert of Covlna wishes to accept
the challenge of the Santa Ana team
and desires to play next Sunday's same
for a $25 side bet at Covlna and the
following Sunday for the Mine bet at
Santa Ana Covert -would like to hear
from the Teddy Bears, Redondo and
any others of the stars among the local
amateur fraternity. Call him at 1177
Covina as soon as possible.
Ife an easy to secure a bargain In a used
automobile, through want advertising, as It
used to b^-aad still l»-to secure a, hors«
and carriage.
SEALS LAND HARD
ON TWO PITCHERS
Los Angeles Loses Game in San
Francisco by Score of
5 to 3
MILLER IS BAOLY 'INJURED
Liner from Delmas' Bat Strikes
Pitcher in the Second
Inning
SAN FRANCISCO, June 15.—San Francisco
batters hit both Nagle and Criger hard In the
second game of the Los Angeles series and
won, 5 to 3. Miller, who opened tlia game as
pitcher for the locals, was struck in the
head and seriously injured while trying to
head off a liner from . Delmas' bat In the
second Innings, and gave way to Henley, who
proved invincible. The score:
LOS ANGELES
AH R H SB PO A B
Daley, rf 3010100
Bernard, cf ;... 4 110 110
Howard. Ib 4 0 0 0 12 0
Dillon, lh S 1 1 0 13 0 0
Murphy, If 3 0 10 3 0 0
Roth, 3b 4 0 2 0 0 3 0
Delmas, bi 4 110 3 3 0
Smith, c 2 0 0 0 3 3 0
Nagle, p 10 0 0 0 10
Criger, p 2 0 0 0 0 10
Waring* 10 0 0 0 0 0
Wheeler** 10 10 0 9 0
Totals 32 11 0 24 14 0
6AN FRANCISCO
All n H SB TO A E
Vitt. lib 6 12 0 2 3 0
Mohler, 2b 4 0 0 0 3 2 0
Bodle, If 6 12 0 2 0 0
Tcnnant, 1b „ 1 0 0 0 14 0 0
Berry, c 4 110 12 0
Shaw, cf 4 14 0 10 0
Mi Icholr, rf 0 10 110 0
McArdle. s» 4 0 2 0 4 6 0
Miller, p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Henley, P 3 0 l 0 0 4 l
Totals 31 S'-U'l 27 16 1
•Batted for Smith in ninth.
. ••Batted for Criger In ninth.
SCORE BY INNINGS
Los Angeles 2 10000000—3
Base hits 2 20101011—8
San Francisco 1 1201000*— 5
Base hits 2 3 3 2 2 0 1 0 *-13
SUMMARY
Three hits and two' runs off Miller with
none out In second inning; eleven hits and
two runs "if Nagle in 2 1-3. Two-base hits-
Bernard. Murphy, Henley, Berry, McArdle.
Sacrifice hits—Smith, Daley, Melchoir 3.
First base on called halls— Miller 1. .Nagle,
1, Henley 2. Struck out-Henley 2, Criger 2.
Double plays—Mohler to McArdlo to Tcn
nant; Bernard to Howard; Henley to Tcnnant.
Wild pitch—Criger. Time of game—l:4s. Um
pire— brand.
SACRAMENTO WINS IN
NINTH FROM OAKLAND
Triple and Passed Ball Score the
Only Run Made During a
Hard Fought Game
BACRAMENTO, June 15.—Sacramento won
from Oakland In tho ninth Inning this after
noon, whin Boardman drove a long triple
ter field and scored on a passed ball
area, Tho game was hard fought, both
raid and Harklns keeping the hits well
scattered, while the fielders on both sides
R a number of drives that looked safe.
Score:
OAKLAND.
AB II It FT. PO A E
Cutshaw, 2b I ii 0 0 4 6 1
SS 4 0 1110 0
Hogan, ah 4011130
en,,, ion, lb 4 0 1 0 10 1 0
Carroll, ol 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
Bwanders, rf 3 0 2 0 110
Maggart, If 2 0 0 0 3 0 0
. . c 3 0 1 0 f, 1 0
Harklns, p 8 0 0 0 0 10
Totals 30 0 6 3 ii 13 1
SACRAMENTO.
AT! R H SB PO A E
Bhlnn, ss 4 0 1 1 2 3 0
Van Buren, Cf 4 10 0 0 0 0
,11 2 0 10 6 0 0
Danzig, in a 0 1 0 s 1 0
Brine*, rf 4 0 0 (1 :i 0 0
. nan, 3b 4120110
Raymer, !b 2 0 0 13 2 0
in. c 4 0 0 0 :: 3 0
Fitzgerald, p 3 0 0 " 1 2 0
Totals 30 1 5 2 27 12 0
BO >RE BT INNINGS,
Oakland 0 0000000 O-O
Base hits 0 1 0 1 1 I 1 0 I—6
mento 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1-1
hits 1 110 0 0 0 11-5
BUM MART
Hits made niT Harklns 5, off Fitzgerald *.
base hit Boardman. Sacrifice hit—
Raymer. First hasp on errors—Sacramento I,
First base on called balls—Off Harklns 4, off
Fitzgerald 3. Left on bases -Oakland 5, Sacra-
V. struck out- By Harkins 5, by Fltx
l: Double play Boardman to Ray
mi r. Passed balls—Peai Splesman. Time
Ol game I'M, Umpire -Finney.
MORMONS FAVOR FIGHT BUT
FEAR LAWS WILL PROHIBIT
BALI LAKE CITY, June IB. —A con-
Blderable element of the population
would welcome the Jeffries-Johnson
fight to this oity, but tho obstacles
are believed to be insuperable.
Governor Spry declared repeatedly
When Promoter Rirkiird was seeking to
stiißo the contest in Utah that the
laws of the state distinctly prohibited
such a meeting as that proposed and
th ii ho would use his authority to en
force the laws.
County Attorney Lyon made the
statement that the statute was un
equivocal and that Ii is office would
take whatever legal steps were neces
sary to stop the fisht here.
Rickard was finally convinced that
negotiations were useless and ex
plained the transfer to Kan Francisco
wa» made because no g-uaranteo could
i tamed against lepal Interference
in Utah.
LOUISANA SOLON IS
AFTER LONGER SCRAPS
BATON ROUGE, La., June JB.—T. C. An
derson, a member of tho assembly from New
Orleans, has Introduced a bill permitting box-
Ing contests, for twenty-five rounds with five
ounce gloves in chartered clubs throughout the
state.
Tou can buy It, pernapn at many placm, but
there's one BEBT place to buy lt-and that
elaca advertise*.
Amateur Sports, Athletics
GOVERNOR TO PREVENT
LANGFORD-KAUFMANN GO
BAN ■ FRANCISCO, June) 15.—Follow
ing; his Instructions In regard to the
Jeffries-Johnson light. Governor (llllett
today telegraphed to Attorney ~General
Webb to lake legal step* to stop the
twenty-round bout between Al Kauf
iiiann and Bam Langford scheduled to
take plm-e here June 18.
■»» »
STANDING OF THE CLUBS
COAST I.K.Y<HK
Club Won. Lout. Pet.
Portland 38 ;h .tilt
Oakland 4:1 33 .."•mi
Nun Francisco 44 :i:l .Add
Vernon 39 34 .884
I ,os Angeles 84 43 ,441
Sacramento ,■• -':■• 48 ,«'il
. ■
NATIONAL i i. Mil i;
Club Won. Lost. Pot.
Chicago iv.... 30 Hi .SSI
New York 20 10 .(id I
Cincinnati i JS4 20 .645
Pittabura; II "'! .."■til)
St. I/oiilh II '-" .481
Brooklyn Si SO .451
Plillmlrlphia IK st» .4111
Boston 18 31 .361
. AMERICAN LEAGUE
Club Won. Lost. Pot.
New York *9 14 .674
Philadelphia SO IB .««"
Detroit SIS ll> .iWi
Huston 24 -I .533
Cleveland 11 »l .481
Washington It -» 'MS
Chicago i 17 16 .SIN!
St. Louis 10 35 .23 i
WESTERN I i:At.l i;
Club Won. Lost. Pet,
Denver 2B 21 .581
Wichita 2H «'l -1"1
Sioux City «« 23 .631
Omaha 24 -« .4!H
Lincoln 23 25 .471
Da* Molnes S3 -'« • .«
St. Joseph 20 25 .44
Topeha 19 -5 ■•»
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION
l,_ Won. Lost. Pel
. Mlnnniimlls «» >« • m
St. Paul »l '-'■ .SU(
Toledo 3- M ■"•■>■
Indianapolis 27 '•'" .501
Kansas City 20 "' •«
Columbiu '•'* •_>" •*-;
Louisville 21 33 .381
Milwaukee .-. I" »- -sw
SALT LAKE RESULTS
PAT.T LAKE CITY, Juno 15.—Big fields were
the feature or today's racing. In the 2-year-old
vent Jockey Otis, making his first appear
ance thia meeting, rode Doride home a win
ner at long odds. The track record for the.
distance was lowered by 4-5 second. Sum-
First race. 4 furlongi -Deride, 107 (Otis),
won; Milt Jones, 107 (Gaugcl), second; Bat
lclla, 110 (Battiate), third. Time, 0:48 4-5.
Second race, 6 furlongs -Swede Sam, 106
(VosperK won: Biskra, 104 (Klrschbaum). sec
ond; Weymouth, 87 (Nolan), third. Time,
1 14 3-S
Third race, BVI furlongs—Tuberose, 06 (Bel
den) won; I,llllum, 96 (Buxton), second; Coon
*kln, to (Kederli), third. Time, 1:08 2-5.
Fourth rac.«, 6 furlonfrs— I*ady l'nnchlta, 97
(Wrtapen), won; Godfather. 114 (Corey), sec
ond; Lena Lech.JOT (Vandusen) third. Time,
Fifth race, 6 furlonss—rinte, 109 (ivrr»).
won- K. M. Frye. ill (Wrlspen). second; No
Quarter, 111 (Morgan), third. Time. 1:15.
Sixth race, 7 furlongs-Charlie Doherty, 100
(Shrlner), won; Bonnie Bard, 1"<1 (Cnrroll), sec
ond: Frank I,ulibock, 106 (Slanders) third.
Time, 1:27 4-5.
BALT LAKE ENTRIES
First race, six furloncs—Ramon Carona, Jt;
flaleno Gale. Helm Carroll, 37; !!• llfiower.
10(; Warner Orliwell, Halnl Bey, Elder, Lord
i: linger. 111.
Second race, six furlongs-Banlady, ?T; Pla
toon, Ynlo, llanthel. 107: BUI Eaton. Harry
Stanhope, Silver Leaf, IN; Thierry, 111.
Third race, seven furlongs—Camera, 1<V);
Tom O'Malley, M 2; AHiion H., Banthla, Min
nie. Emma G., 105: The Mackintosh, nonnin
Prim" Tharlle. Jack Lavin, Sabado, Proteus,
107; Cigarllghtor, 110.
Fourth race, five and one-half furlongs—
Balronia. 100; Queen Full, W0; Leiviston, 102;
Arionette, Fore, Thistle Belle, Anni« W«lls,
10."; Roman Wing, On Parole, 107; Early Tide,
Marcus Aurclius, Lomond, 110.
Fifth race, six furlongs—Odd Ros», La.
Petite, 104; Jillctt, Mattle Mack. Gosstper 11.
Nebraska Lass, Almena, Aquiline, May Sut
ton, Gretchen G, Grass Cutter, Sainest, 111.
Sixtli race, one and one-sixteenth miles—
NebuloßUs, 102; Littleton, McNally, 103;
Springban, Duchess of Montehello, 105; Rather
Boyal, Coppers, Captain Burnett, Llborto, lu7;
Steel, 110.
GRAVESEND RESULTS
QRAVEBEND, June 10.—AugUit TSfimont's
Footprint easily won the Tremont stakes for
i-year-olda at Gravesend today, defeating a
good field of colts. The race was worth about
Stiooo to the winner. Results:
First race, 6',L furlongs—War Jig won. La
dazetto second, Fair Miss third; tlmo 1:08 1-6.
Second race, 1 3-16 miles—Fashion Plate won,
Fauntleroy second, Pretend third; time, 2:00.
Only thre» starters.
Third race, li miles—Petronlus won, Pins
and Needles accond; time, 1:65. Two st.irters.
Fourth nice, about 6 furlongs—Footprint
won, Hlackfoot second, Bnhbler third; time,
1:111-5. Footprint and Babbler coupled.
Fifth race, 1 1-6 mllee—Quantloo won, Lad
of Lnnedon second, Sir Cleges third; time,
ris 1-5.
Sixth rac», about 8 furlongs—Sir Johnson
won, ItestlEouche second, Shannon third; time,
1:10.
LATONIA RESULTS
LATONIA, Juno 1!.—Belle Clem's victory In
the telling event at one mile was th« fea
ture tnrlay at Latonla. The COUTH wan fast
;ni'l good time was recorded. Results:
First race, « furlonga—Lady Ormloant won,
Etna second, Huo third; time, 1:01 3-5.
Second race, 6 furlong*—Btgo won. Hervcl
■econd, Thief Hayes third; time, 1:14 2-6.
Third nice, fi furlongs—Holle Clem won, Tom
Hayward Mcond, Rnlluf third; time. 1:89 4-5,
Fifth race, 4Vi furlongs—Hen Prior won,
I , tern Star second, Mockler third; time,
sixth race, miln and 70 yards -Molesey won,
Tomblgbee serond, Leamanoe third; time, 1:44.
AERIAL MAIL CARRYING
BROACHED TO CONGRESS
Rep. Shepherd Introduces Resolu
tion Asking for Experiments
WASHINGTON, Juno In.—The carry
ing of United States mall by airship
may be tho next stop in aerial navi
gation.
Representative Shepherd of Texas
has introduced a resolution "authoriz
ing and' directing the postmaster gen
oral to Investigate tho practicability
nnd cost of an aeroplane or airship
mail route between the city of Wash
ington and some other point suitable
for experiments."
The resolution provides these experi
ments shall bo made and reports sub
mitted at the next session of the pres
ent congress, In December, as to
whether "aerial navigation may be
utilized for safe and more rapid trans
mission of the mails."
Mr. Shepherd's resolution was re
ferred to the rules committee.
BIG FELLOWS IN
GREAT CONDITION
Barry and Ferguson Are Fit and
Ready for Gruelling Bat
tle Tomorrow Night
BOTH FIGURE ON KNOCKOUTS
Heavyweight Elimination Contest
Promises to Be Exciting
Slugfest All the Way
Sandy Ferguson Is to get a thorough tryou*
tomorrow night when ho meets .Jim Barry over
the ten-round route, and both big boy» are
so respectful of the other and the effect of the
punch that each has that they are going
through tho hardest season of training they,
have experienced in many a long month. It
almost amounts to a fight of elimination, as
Bandy Is trying the second time, to make good
out here for future fights, and Barry must
whip him or bo the loser of • considerable
portion of Mi prestige.
Each ha» progressed so nicely during th«
training period that he Is talking of a knock
out victory, and In th« enthusiasm that goes
with this confidence they are miiullng their
spurring partners a bit more fiercely than the
occasion really demands. Each did a hi»
day's work yesterday In training quarters,
following long runs on the road, and at the
wlndup of the day both appeared to be ready
to step into the ring.
Ferguson did eight miles on Hie road at a
fast rate and pulled up In much better shape
than ordinarily, showing the excellent rosulta
of his first season of actual training since he
camo to the coast. In the. afternoon ho worked
like he was behind time and had to catch up.
putting in more than the usual tlmo In the
gymnasium mid boxing six rounds with Denver
Jack Ooyer and three with Chris Johnson at
a pace that would win many a light for him.
Sandy will be In fine trim tomorrow night, and
if he does not show Improved form as com
pared with his battle with Jack Burns, those
who have been keeping tab on him will be
very much surprised.
Barry also did eight miles of road work, nnd
after a long session In the gymnasium went
four round* with Mexican Charlla, both en
gaging in real slugging of the kind that de
light* the training camp follower. Jim cannot
make a reasonable excuse on the score of.
condition It he falls to win tomorrow night,
and he says that if he does not knock Sandy
cold and stiff In half tho scheduled distance
ho will go Into voluntary exile for a few
months.
The twelve preliminary lads are working
hard to get ready for the six four-round goes,
and there will be plenty of action for the fans
In these boxing contests. Manager MeCaroy la
anxious to see how the shorter bout takes with
the patrons of the sport at Naud. and If the
result Is satisfactory he will Incorporate them
In his program frequently.
Abo Attell, at Arcadia, wont (it his worK
with a vim yesterday, getting ready for his
ten-round boxing contest with Owen Mornn,
scheduled for McCarey"* Pavilion for a week
from tomorrow night. Moran at Venice did
road work for Six miles, and in the afternoon
he boxed six rounds with Jeff Perry, tipping;
the scales at 12S pounds at the end of his
I stienuous preparation. at the end of hi*
slienuous preparation.
CHARLTON ALIVE
POLICE THEORY
Claim He Was Seen Day Wife's
Body Was Found in
the Lake
[Associated Fre«sl
COMO, Italy, June 15.—The authori
ties believe that Porter Charlton is
alive. They claim to have cvlilonce
that lip was seen on the evening of the
day that the body of Mrs. Mary Scott
Charlton was found in Lake Como.
That would eliminate the theory of a
double murder, and the police do not
believe Charlton committed suicide.
Mr. Leishman, the American ambas
sador, however, is determined to give
the missing man the benefit of the
doubt, and has arranged with the
Italian authorities to have the bottom
of the lake thoroughly explored.
Count Quiglia, the crown prosecutor,
has taken upon himself the whole In
vestigation of the case, which is now
before an examining magistrate, Judge
Fracassi. The examination is belnß
held in strict secrecy, the judpre and
prosecutor themselves directing the in
terrogations so that the minims of the
proceedings might not be made public.
Constantine Ispolatoff. the Russian
suspect, who is now under arrest, has
borne himself with considerable brav
ado in the face of the severe rx.im
ination, and his answers to various
questions have either been in the form
of a denial or an evasive explanation.
nOe of the lines of inquiry today led
to the question of the disappearance of
a set of brass knuckles known to bo
the property of the Russian. He could
not account for the disappearance of
the weapon, but It was developed that
Mrs Charlton had once asked him for
the knuckles, which he refused to give
her. The police believe this weapon
played a part In the murder.
Nor has ispolatoff been able to ex
plain successfully how or where ho
passed June 4, E and 6. Hlh examina
tion is not completed, as the author
ities are certain he has not yet told
all he knows about the domestic lifo
ol the Charltons and the murder.
AERONAUT BALDWIN HONORED
NEW YORK, June in.—When tha
offlciers of the Aero club of America
turn over to Capt. Thomas S. Huld-
Wln his pilot's license as an aeroplane
skipper, an honor for which ho quali
fied yesterday under the rules, lie will
have the distinction of being the only
man in this country who holds three
certificates for navigating the air. He
qualified some time ago for a pilot's
privilege for both dirigible und spheri
cal balloons.
ANTI-ORAL BETTING
BILLS ARE APPROVED
ALBANY, Juno IB.—Governor Hughes today
signed the three Agnew-Perkins bills defined
to prevent oral bookmaklng at race tracks.
A CONSERVATIVE METHOD
"When you make a speech you never
tell us anything we don't know," Bald
the constituent.
"Of course," replied Senator sor
ghum. "Tin: uica in addressing tho
people i.s to express their own ideas.
Then they give you credit for brlnjf
a smart man because you agree with
them. ,

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