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Cubs Win From the Reds Again and Keep Place at Head of the Leagu
Thursday, May 1, 1913
SCOOP reporter Scoop Still in El Paso; See the Mills Building? By "Hop"
Little Stories Told About Baseball
By W. A. Phelon
THERE aever was bat one Jake Beckley he was unique and unapproachable.
He was the only one of hie kind, and for nearly 20 years he was one of the
richest cards that ever played the game. Always a mighty slugger, no one
ever accused him of having the lightning thoughts of a Kelly or a Buck Ewin
concealed about him, but he went right along just the same, saved lots of his
money and quit well satisfied.
Towards the last of Jake's career, the taunts and gibes of the younger genera
tion worried him a little. When an ambitious youth, finding all lockers in thel
dressing room occupied, threw the old man's clothes on the floor with a shout of
uangway for live ones!" Jake was annoyed immensely. He began to realize that
t L Mnf k Pky1 d as be was never famed for foxy craftiness, he;
i eared his day was done. Just to make a final flash and also make the younger
pneration look foolish, Jake sat him cfewn alone, and did some heavy cogitating
Laboriously enough, he evolved a aetttfae of upsetting the opposing outfit's base
running and then went grinning to the field to make a demonstration.
For several years, the hostile had been showing up old Jacob's arm an arm
uiuchf the critics said, should have been embalmed along with Pharaoh Necha.'
A u r n on nrst u was tte custom to start a double lead
off the bases. The pitcher, as a rule, would peg to Jake and the runner on third
would instantly break for home. It would take Jake till perhaps 8:30 p m. to
realize what the sassy thing was doing; then he would throw home, and the runner
would beat the ball by 20 feet If he hadn't sUrted soon enough to beat the
throw, the ball was almost sure to fall half way upon the sod, and he could walk
in while the fuming catcher regained the helpless pill.
Jake had done some great figuring. He felt that he couldn't make the 90 foot
throw home with old-time strength, but he still had tremendous power for a heave
of maybe 60 feet. This was his idea: The first time the enemy tried that double
steal, he, Jake, mstead of lingering round first, would be far up towards second;
he would take the ball, let the runner on third do as he liked, send the ball to
Bradiear, who was playing second, and get the victim before the one coming home
COUltOIe' J Vs? n a-hal idea aad Je chuckled gleesomely as h9
wobbled round first and waited for the play.
Ere long the scheme began to take definite form. Sure enough, a hostile was
on third and one on first and both, laughing derisively at poor old Jake, were
edging far off bases. Beckley nonchalantly strode full 35 feet up the line, and
then agnaled to the pitcher Like a flash the pitcher threw, the man on third broke
for home, and the man on first, supposing that Jake would peg at the plate, scam-
pered for second. Beckley hooted hoarsely, wheeled, and drove the ball redhot to
second base, hitting Brashear full upon the jaw and knocking him insensible'
- irJ t PJaBae ' tte glorious scheme, he had overlooked the formality
or telling Brashear anything about it.
i CmS-wiTCstrtqTgamw
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McGraw's Tip Aids Boston Red Sox
Inquiry of Giant's Pilot Regarding Sale of Janvrin Causes McAleer to Give
Recruit a Thorough Trial.
Too Many Battles Cause "Has Beens"
Champion WilHe Ritchie Thinks Boxers in the East Fight Too Often and as
Jiesalt They "Go Stale" Many Heavyweights Now Seek Title.
ILLJE RITCHIE, the light
weight champion, is of the
opinion that the eastern box
ers fight altogether too often, and he
thinks that Is the reason for many of
them going- stale and being termed
"has beens" long before their time.
"The trouble with most of the east
erners." said "Willie, "is that they want
to fight every week or every other
night If they get the chance. The re
sult is that the strain becomes too
great and before long they go stale
and then are obliged to lay off six
months to recuperate, whereas if they
took care of themselves and boxed at
reasonable intervals there would be ao
necessity for going stale. It is the same
with some of the great sprinters. They
overstrain and that is what causes the
stall ness. which often comes just be
fore big events and then they are ac
cujed of 'cold feef and the like.
With the western boxers it is dif
r rent Out on the coast they go 26
ri -inds in the big battles and prepare
.accordingly for them. They get through
' rt gular course of training and when
u is over they take life easy for a
lim" which gives all the muscles a
chance to relax and get back into a
i uural state. They may start slower
in their fights, but thev are surer u
the- go along. They do not try to rush
i. atters unless the opportunity should
present itself. Then, again, some of
itie clubs hold four round bouts out
west, hut they are so short that the
boxersdo not have to over exert them
selves as they would be obliged to do
in a contest of eight or 16 rounds.
Yhen a boxer is moving along at a
rapid rate for 10 rounds he certainly
uses up his vitality as much as in a
marathon match, where he woald work
much slower. The short bouts are all
right, but the boxers should use some
judgment and not try to work so of
ten, -mat is what kills them off be
fore their time. To my way of think
ing a boxer should never try to fight
oftener than once a week, that is, in
bouts of eight or 16 rounds, and even
two weeks apart would be still better,
for It would give them more chance to
recuperate properly and not keep up a
constant strain of the nerves."
Since his return from Europe Al Pal
zer, the big Iowa farm boy, who was
pushed to the front as a white hope
by the veteran, Tom 0Rourke. has
been claiming that he is as much en
titled to the heavyweight championship
M any one else. Al was matched to
meet JacK Johnson in Paris. June 26,
but from reports received I am con
vinced that the match is off for some
time to come, if not for good.
The fact remains that Palzer has no
right to claim any title until he can
wipe out his decisive defeat at the
bands of Luther McCarty. The latter
is the man who is now recognized as
the real champion of America, having
won his title in the elimination tour
neys he entered, and by defeating the
best of the aspirants at the time Al
Kaufman, Jim Flynn and Al Palzer
In battles over the 26 round route, but
which never went the full distance.
Jess Willard and Gujaboat Smith
have appeared on the horizon as
worthy contenders, but they will have
to fight it out between them or take
their turns at meeting McCarty. Pal
zer cannot get into the running for the
title again until he beats one of the
two big fellows now to the front
Willard and Smith. If big Al can whip
one of these men, or both, he will have
a right to demand another match with
Luther McCarty for the championship.
wells nas given the navy man a I ejrn anH h ti.nlu .- i.. m
, I - .1 ., . o
at the same time the chances are that
McCarty would, have beaten the
Britisher Just a quickly and the one
mistake he made, or rathex his man
ager, Billy McCarney. was in not tak
ing the Wells match before Smith
grabbed it.
Another hope who appears to be
coming back after a defeat at the
hands of Gunboat Smith is George Ri
del, the Boer champion, who seems ro
be getting better with each fight and
who appears to hare conaiderahla
class. He will have to run the gaunt
let, however, before he can hope to
grab off the title.
At present there are more promising
heavyweight fighters than we have
for years and the indications are that
Jack Johnson would not have the easy
time running through the list now
H?at,he had Previously. And besides,
the big negro champion is getting to
the same point Jim Jeffries was in
when he lost to Johnson through lack
of condition. Johnson has been living
a life of ease for some time now, with
out training, and if he should fight
So.u uc mil iinu ii a. very amerent I
proposition than when he met Jeffries I
And if the necrro should -nrant a .ai-
at McCarty the latter is onlv too will
ing to accommodate him. Things have
surely changed in the past 10 months.
Wisconsin has another- rsi "ftchtt.
" .,n tne person of Mattv McCue,
of Racine, whose real name is Matthew
Paulson, and who has been creating
all kinds of dismay for the feather
weights about the middle -tc-Mf- in f-t
he has sent chills into more than one
fighter who has essayed to face him of
Although only 18 years of age the
boy has had 46 battles and most of
nis victories have been by the knock
out route. Of the last 15 contests he
had 11 were knockouts, which shows
what kind of a haymaker he carries.
Not only does he carry a sleep pro
ducer in his right hand, but he can also
give the sleep potion with his left just
as well; in fact, he hits like a good
sized welterweight.
McCue is Just emerging from high
school and is above the average fighter
in intelligence. He is not bothered
with the "big head" and has the ut
most confidence in his manager.
Johnny McCue, who has taught the bov
all he knows in the boxnig line and
has also trained him for all his bat
tles. Johnny is himself an old-time
wrestler and boxer and knows the
game as well as most of the wtaMcrrs
of today. Matty is very reserved and
has a soft voice, more like a clerk In
a ary goods store than a fighter. He
is not boastful in the least and would
rather talk on any subject than dis
cuss fighting.
He is almost a counterpart of Ad
wolgast In action and the boy looks
very much like the famous Michigan
.wildcat. He strips well and is well de
veloped about the upper body and arms.
He also has a sturdy pair of legs lo
stand on and his "cover up" is excel
lent, but he does not keep in his cage
ii-aiij iisniers ao. except when he
wants to protect himself from attack
He hits freely with both hands and
from any position, with either right or
left. He seems to have the knack of
hitting down to perfection, the same as
Kid McCoy had, and once he puts over
one of those swings to the jaw it is
all oer, but the counting. He has not
been meeting lemons all the time,
either, but such boys as George Ste
vens. Johnny Klofta, Freddy Andrews,
Paddy Kellar George Horton and Joe
Homeland, who know the game and
nave an taken the count in short or
der. Now Matty wants to get a crack
OSTON, Mass., May 1. "Muggsy"
McGraw"s desire to pay $5000 for
a youthful recruit probably
saved to the Boston Americans one
of the most promising players who
has entered major league circles in
many years. Infielder Janvrin is the
athlete in question.
Last winter McGraw played a vaude
ville engagement in Boston. A big
dinner was tendered the Giant leader
during his stay. President McAleer,
of the Red Sox, was, of course, prom
inent among those present. During
the evening baseball was largely the
topic of conversation. It was only
natural that McGraw and McAleer
would do a little private fanning.
"Pretty good infield you have, Jim
my?" remarked the stategic "McGraw.
"Suits me pretty well, Mac," re- I
yiieu me rwston president.
".Don't expect to make any changes,
do j our' inquired McGraw.
"Hardly see where any of the1 re
cruits have much of a chance to beat
out Stahl, Yerkes. Gardner or Wag
ner." answered McAleer.
"I'm on the lookout for a short
stop," said McGraw. "They tell me
that Janvrin is a pretty good player.
Since he hasn't a chance to break Into
your infield. I would like to make a
deal for him."
"What would you be willing to
give me for him?" asked McAleer. "I
would be willing to take Marquard
and Tesreau."
"Hardly," replied the Giant man
ager, "but I would be willing to
vrite a fat check with figures that
looKed like ?5O0O."
"I'll think it over and let you
know later," answered McAleer.
McGraw's great desire to secure
Janvrin firmly decided McAleer that
the youngster should receive a thor
ough trial with the Red Sox. It was
a very fortunate thing that he did,
for Janvrin looks like one of the
classiest youngsters in years.
El Paw Team Ends Month With a Lit
tle Capital, But Very Little;
Patronage Is Needed.
After paying the expenses of the
first month of the baseball season, the
El Paso baseball club has $19.70 on
hand. The club is supported by vol
untary contributions from El Paso fans
and by the receipts from admission.
The statement of expenses and r.
ceipts for April, as prepared by man
ager Bill Crawford, follow:
Cash subscriptions, April $163 66
Cash gate receipts, net 57&S6
To Win a Game and Then Lose It Is Gloom
New York Fans Will Never Forget 11 Inning Tie With Phillies, All Because
Umpire Had His Back Turned When Pinch Hit Scoring Winning RHn Was Made
EW YORK, N. Y May 1. To . a clean single to center.
Here Her-
BASEBALL RESULTS Wednesday's Games
Total 3979.36
Salary account, April 1 to April
15 3336.55
Railroad, visiting clubs 216 36
Hotel bill, visiting clubs 15366
Balls and uniforms 85 7a
Advertising, printing, station
ery, postage 62.85
Ticket takers, ground keeper.. 53.75
Lmplre . 25.M
Telegraph, phones, hardware,
furniture 25 80
Ttal 1959.66
At New York
New York
R.H. E.
.S 10 1
.1 16 1
.. Batteries: Boston. Bedient and Cadv
ew lark, Hoff and Sweeney. Gossett
At Philadelphia R. H. E.
Washington ., 2 5 2
Philadelphia 6 4 4
Batteries: Washington, Johnson and
Ainsmith; Philadelphia, Piank and
At Denver. B, H. E.
Denver 7 n
Wichita 3 7 6
Batteries: Denver, Wolfgang and
Spahr: Wichita, Steiger Routt and
K earns.
At Detroit R.H.K.
Chicago 8 u j
Detroit 312 3
Batteries: Chicago. CtcoUe and
Schalk; Detroit, Dabuc and MeKee.
At St. Louis R. H. E.
Cleveland 0 c 2
St. Louis '.'...2 5 6
Batteries: Cleveland, Gregg and
Carisch: St. Louis, Baumgardner airf
At Sioux City. R. H. E.
Sioux City 4 9 3
St, Joseph 5 9 1
Batteries: Sioux City, Brown and
Rapp; St. Joseph, Johnson, Duffy and
win a game and have all the
jubilation and enjoy ail the
jollifications that go with a hard
earned victory, breaking your neigh
bors' hats and throwing your own
"dicer" to parts unknown, yelling so
hard that your throat feels' as dry as
an Arizona windstorm on an alkali
desert and laucing to the skies the
heme pinch hitter who made good witn
the winning wallop with the bases
full, is some real and realistic sport
for us Giant rooters, and Manhattan
fndom in general.
But in the next minute to be told
that your pets didn't win; that the
whole thing had to be done over again
and then to see your popular pinch
puncher, who won the game, dwindle
into a roasted Sobster by hitting into
a double play, thereby throwing vic
tory to the winds of what a possible
I zog bunted for a sacrifice, but Alex-
I ander, who got the ball, threw too late
j to Doolan to head off Merkle at sec
! ond. A "Cincinnati base hit" for Het-
Wilson bunted to Luderus, who
also made a late chuck to Ixbert, and
Met-kle by his head first slide was
safe on third. ,
Manager McGraw, still having
abiding faith in Harry MiCormick as
the man for the occasion, although
Harry had allowed himself to be
called out on strikes on a similar
hysterical situation in the 11th inning
of a previous game, called on Harr
again. The latter went to bat, pulled
down his cap. shook his bat as if it
was only a toothpick and set himself
to mke the wicked winning wallop
And he did He swatted Vlexander s
first offering on a line over Doolan 3
Bead to left. Merkle cavorted home.
Herzog followed, not forgetting to
touch second, by the way, and then
At Lincoln. R. H. E.
Lincoln 4 16 4
Topeka 3 5 3
Batteries: Lincoln, Knapp, Holm
berg and Carney; T6peka, Richardson
and Billings.
At Des Moinee.
American Lcngne Standings.
If They
L Pet. Win. Lose.
3 .756 .769 .693
3 .727 .756 .667
5 .667 .688 .625
S .556 .579 .526
8 .536 .556 .566
S .429 .467 .46
1Z .256 .394 .235
11 .154 .214 .143
Philadelphia .... 9
Washington .... S
Cleveland - 16
Chicago 16
St. Louis 9
Boston 6
Detroit 4
New York ...j.. 2
Des Moines 7
Omaha 3
Batteries: Des Moines, Rogge
Shaw: Omaha. Beebe, Applegate,
ters and Johnson.
B, H. E.
Where They Play Friday.
Cleveland at St. Louis.
Chicago at Detroit.
Philadelphia at New York.
Washington at Boston.
.At Brooklyn R. H. B.
Jsew York j 16 1
Brooklyn 5 9 2
Batteries: New York, Ames. Cran
dall and Meyers, Wilson; Brooklyn, Ra
gan. Allen and Miller.
Wcntern League Standing.
Won. Lost.
Denver s 2
Lincoln S
St. Joseph S
Omaha 6
Des Moines ............ 4
Sioux City 3
i p-GK& 3
Wichita 2
8 6
8 1
.545 I
Cash balance, 519.76.
Those who have contrlhuturi o- c
H. M. Andreas. V. B. Andreas. Awbrey
& Semple. J. H. Adams.
... .ot., muiioyic DftlftCi
company. V. Benedettf, O. A. Bell. I
i . lnwr' xwrieer Dromers, ur.
C P. Brown, J. D. Bukey. Belgian
Baking company. J. N. Bozeman.
O. A. Critchett. Dave Crockett, A. P.
Coles & Bro., Calisher Department
store. Hal Christie. Ballard Coldwell,
Cattle Kxchange, James Connors.
Dundee Woolen mills. Davis brothers,
Joe Dunne.
M. C. Ediritnl Vllfa vnnftl,.
Charles Ederle, El Paso Electric com
pany. Empire Bottling company. El
Paso Piano company. El Paso Fael
company. El Paso Printing company,
r.. A -P,' Z?ter Co- D- J- FennelL
f,FeLJ- Zeldman, Fraser brothers, C.
W. Fassett.
L. J. Gilchrist, D. H. Gimble. Gol
doft brothers.
tt .;..? "amett. Joe Holzman. R. L
Holliday. Houck & Deiter, Hewitt &
Son, Crawford Harvle, W. T. Hlxson.
Charles A. Hirsch. Clyde F. Holmes.
Hoyt Furniture company. W. L Ham
ilton, W. W. Irvin.
J. R. Johnson.
Bob Krakauer. E. P. Kepley, T. F.
Kelsh, Joe Kopf. Samuel Kransthor.
Fred L Kelso.
Long Lumber nunnanv Tni-ut. Di
gram & Co., London Woolen mills, Ben
Levy, C. H. LeavelL
w. ...t..uj, xi. xj. .Mcuregor. Mc-
ffSSS: Z.ZL 32S -! "ZStto. of ZXitSTiXSZ
si rely worse than the dull, gray dawn
of the morning after.
That, however, was the experience
of 16,600 or more wild eyed and erase!
spectators of a game at the Polj
grounds between the Giants and Phil
lies. No Oae to Blame.
And to make it worse for baseball
fandom of Manhattan, there seems to
be no one on whom the blame for the
funny fiasco can be put not even an
umpire. Everybody wanted to "roar"
at somebody, but just to whom nobody
really knew, so all hands left the
grounds with a great big grouch when
umpjre Klein announced aftar the 11th
Inning had been finished: "Game
called on account of darkness."
The Phillies had played their tenth,
and Demaree had become a bit wild
for the first time. He passed Magee
rnd Doolan, but still there were two
out when Miller was put in to bat for
A base hit would have meant two
runs for the Phillies, for Doolan had
run to second unmolested. Miller,
after having two strikes, lifted a
high fly that the always reliable
"Red 'Murray gathered in in deep
New York Fans Wild.
Then pandemonium but nothing
eomDared ta th rnetlnna t-sIsatI wka
Merkle led off the Giants' tenth with J
tkn, the spectators surged on to thvi
field from everywhere.
Active players, bench -warmers, the
bat boy, all dashed across the .fielu
in a state of blissrul beatitude over
the "victory."
Umpire's Back Turned.
Tint Anp -minnip TlAst.ut
1 ITmnire "Bill" Klem was seen tn he
lifting up his hands, then his arms,
and shouting like mad, his face flam
ing from excitement.
Finally it was found out that Bill's
back had been turned to the plate at
the time McCormick made his hit, he
being about to announce to the spec
tators in the grandstand. "McCormick
batting in place of Demaree."
Then McCormick took his stand a.
bat once more, to do or die. But hu
was not the same man
He fouled one ball, struck wildly at
another and then did etactly what n
should not have done he bit into
double play. but. to take no credi:
away from him, it can be said that he
swatted hard fiercely, but Luderus
was in the way. dug the ball up. shot
it like a. flash to Dootn. forcing Merkl
at the plate, and Dooiaw knowing e
aetly what to do, whipped the bail
back to Luderus on first and McCor
mick was the victim of a. lightning
doable play.
Deep, dark gloom. It could be cut
Where They Play Friday.
Denver at Lincoln.
Topeka at Wichita.
Omaha at SL Joseph.
Des Moines at Sioux City.
At Chicago R. H. E.
Cincinnati 3 g 1
Chicago 4 6 2
Batteries: Cincinnati, Suggs and
Clarke; Chicago, Pierce and Archer.
c.Ai Pittsburg R.H.E.
St. Louis 6 16 1
Pittsburg 1 6 1
Batteries: St. Louis. Steele and Mc-
uun: iittsourg. Robinson Ferry and
Simon. Kelly.
At Los Angeles. R. H. R
Oakland s 13 6
Los Angeles 6 14 6
Batteries: Oakland. Pernell, Olmstead
and Pierce: Los Angeles, Tozer, Cheche,
Crabbe and Boles.
,.VL nole. M. Murchison. B.
273 I ?:!cPe,,son' -Mecca smoke house. A. L
273 V,,caeiso.' Magnolia Bottling company.
.ISr r,"M! -rHJLer' V- T- Moore, George Mane-
3r-. arK Miller, Newman A
r -5?' M" Newman. W. 1. Nahn.
R. W. Newton. W. H. O'Nell.
J- F. Primm. Purity Baking com
pany. Powers & Truesdell, E. W
Pew. C. L Pomeroy. J. A. Peters.
Primm s stores. Park Pitman. Palace
At San Francisco. R. H E.
Sacramento 9-14 2
San Francisco 4 7 s
Batteries: Sacramento. Schutz and
Bliss; San Francisco, Douglas and
At Boston R.H E.
Philadelphia 1 7 2
Boston 9 j
Batteries: Philadelphia, Brennan and
Killifer: Boston, James and Whaling.
(Eleven innings.)
National League StaudingK.
If They
L Pet. Win. Lose.
4 .756 .765 .766
4 .667 .692 .615
4 .556 .606 .560
7 .533 .563 .566
5 .545 .5f3 .506
7 .533 .583 .563
9 .256 -208 731
Cincinnati 2 12 .143 .266 .133
Chicago 12
New York 8
Philadelphia .... 5
Pittsburg 8
Urooklyn ....... 6
St Louis 4 S
Boston 3
At Portland. R. H. E.
"Venice ; g 1
Portland 6 4 1
Batteries: Venice. Hitt and Kreltx;
Portland, Krapp and Berry.
Co ant League Standing.
los Angeles 16
Oakland 14
Venice 16
San Francisco 13
Sicramento 11
Portland 19
AVhere They Play Friday.
Sacramento at San Francisco.
Oakland at Los Angeles.
Venice at Portland.
J. StafTni-H Slllu.lwx. v. .1
a B. Stevens. Sig Schw'abe." "
t,o Keckhart. W. J. Rand. A. E.
Rjan. Rio Grande Printing company.
r. a1" . Son Snelion hotel,
l&yne stielton Amusement company. &
W Liquor company. Schuster Com
mission company. Dr. IL Stark. Maurice
Schwartz Harry Swain. A. J. Schultz.
Tifley! rSt' W- H' TuttJe- W' Lt
Lew VidaL
T p" &inlz ,-V.Scott White & Co
ew'..W,ll L Watson. W. a White. Th
A Little Sport; A Little Gossip
Lost. Pet.
11 .593
12 .53
14 .534
15 .461
18 .45
14 .417
unite House. Henry
James C. White.
hlte. Th
Welsch & Co.,
EDDIE M'GOORTY and Jimmy Clab
by have finished training for
their bout at Denver, on May 2.
Both boxers are attending the base
ball games daily. Clabby will have
no difficulty in making 158 pounds,
the required, weight, at 6 oclock on
the day of the encounter. McGoorty
has found it necessary to do some re
ducing, but will enter the ring strong.
Tommy Murphy, recent conqueror of
Ad Wolgast. has declared that the
Gotham fans are too unappreciative.
and that he is not getting the oppor
tunities in New York that the -west
offers. Murphy declared that Call
fcrnia is a great place, and in "Frisco"
they had given him every opportunity
to make good. Murphy will leave for
California to make San Francisco his
permanent home, as soon as he can
straighten out his business affairs in
New York.
Ad Wolgast has arrived in Los An
geles and was an interested spectator c
of the .hwiloane-Dundee scrap. Out
side of a sore lip as the result of the
Murphy fight. Wolgast looks as well club, of the Pacific Coast league
Where They Play Friday.
Boston at Brooklyn.
New York at Philadelphia.
Cincinnati at Chicago.
St. Louis at Pittsburg.
!ifaqUvef?t 0'Bfflten!!w Abe Attell or Charlie White, of Ch.-
splendid boast and he deserves it. but j one of them in the near future.
Automobile & Accessories
At Beaumont. R. H. K.
Beaumont .... 4 9 2
Dallas "".16 9 1
Batteries: Beaumont. Bremmerhoff.
Peaster. Swann and Reynolds: Dallas,
Bader. Hornsby and Marshall.
At Indianapolis Indianapolis, 8; St.
Paul, 11.
At Columbus Columbus, 4; Minne
apolis. 8.
At Toledo Toledo. 7. Kansas City. 1.
At Louisville Louisville, 4; Milwau
kee, 3.
American Association Standings.
. Won. Lost. Pet
-MiiwauKee ...16
Indianapolis 8
Columbus 8
Kansas City 9
Louisville 9
Toledo 8
Minneapolis 7
St Paul 5
- Hiian is ItOVTlCrm Smn Tt.. I
nt: aV.'S.lpiS'.S? AV,th BOXERS SIGN FOR
.iiart woods trio fell down Wednes
daK nlKht, and were decisively defeat
ed by the Binford team, whfch won all
ir&nrtBinorA roUed h,sh -
Yanirhon'o AA
from the 'brav bowl" , f! I?
match. Vaughan rollVi m",T"1 . J:":?L "i?l'J":?J?l
thlfd i?amM"!-HiI.l.,lth,f s?""! and thel.- respective managers, who will
as he ever did. Ad gives Tommy Mur
phy all credit dtte him and says that
he is far from the "harmless one," and
can whip a lot of the present da
lightweights, although he has been
fighting for 13 years.
Billy McCarney. manager of Luther
McCarty. has posted a 566 forfeit with
Jess McMahon. the New York pro
moter as a side wager that McCartv
can beat "Bof Ajo BilL" Col Cody, at
Pistol shooting at a distance of 56 or
166 paces.
Umpires of the Anferican league will
appear on the diamond immaculate in
white flannels on "special occasions,"
president B. B. Johnson has an
nounced. One of these occasions -wil'
be on May 17, when Frank Chance will
be given a recepgon at the White Sox
park in Chicago. Umpires will ap
pear .in "roll dreas" on holidays and
when the president of the United
States attends games.
Ralph (Pep) Young, the youngster
who played shortstop for the High
landers the first week of the season.
nas oeen released to the Simrmnto
With many suggestions, a couple of
changes In the agreement, and sev
eral of the principals fearfully asking
if there was anything to be scared of
second on account of the threatened rebel in
43S 447 1463
166 166 leO
121 113 371
135 165 449
At Houston. R. H. E.
Houston 4
Fort Worth "'1 7 2
Batteries: Houston. Rav and Rey
nolds: Fort Worth. Nolly. "Watson and
At San Antonio. R. H K
San Antonio 5 u j
aco ( ji 3
Batteries: San Antonio, Davenport
and Price; Waeo, Platzke and Rellly.
Where They Piny Friday.
Milwaukee at Louisville.
Kansas City at Toledo.
Minneapolis at Columbus.
St Paul at Indianapolis.
At Galveston. R. H. E.
Galveston 4 9 3
AUMIII .... ................ , 2
Batteries: Galveston," Roberts
Jordon; Austin, Lewis and Bo bo.
7 6
Greer's Electric Garage
508 N. KANSAS EIerfc Cars. Sparking Batteries, and
Ante Supplies.
& B " T v V VVw AUTOMnniT.u-a
A I I 1 1 IKK A K h M Richardson Motor Car
Co., Distributors.
n Antnnln pKan.
Texas League Standings.
,-r . Won. Lost
nuusion .... ......... 14
Waco ii
San Antonio ...........11
Dallas 10
Austin 9
Galveston .. 9
Fort Worth 9
Beaumont g
ChattanOOITa Chattannnrs
At New Orleans New Orleans. 3;
Memphis. 6.
A5 Mobile Mobile. 6; Montgomery, 0.
At Birmingham Birmingham, 6: At
lanta, 2.
third games enabled the VauVhan roll-
"RtafV?? tVr Smes- The8scores:
Binford team. T
P.- ?'n,ford 176 156 536
h - g- Anderson 136 139 142 417
B. B. Henry 171 12s 155 449
Tatals six
Wood team.
w. R. Presley 166
M- , 137
H. Hood 149
nVS.18" -ii-V--" S 1366
High total. Binford 636.
Vaughan team.
T M. Spain 166
A. E. Wood .186
S. A. Vaughan 158
Totals 494
Gray team.
..Edmonds 171
?: Gray.1:.-:::::::!!!
156 156 468
126 126 442
169 191 618
451 473 1418
174 134 479
121 129 446
149 174 475
Where They Play Friday.
Austin at Houston.
aeo at Beaumont
1'ort Worth at Gaes,ton
lalUs at San Antonio
At Princeton Columbia, 6
ten, 7.
At Philadelphia University of Penn
sylvania, ; Lehigh. 5. (Fourteen in
cings.) At Providence Brown, 1; TJ. of V.. S.
At West Point Army, 3: Holy
Cross. 2.
A5 ?ew. Haven Yale. 18: Tufts, 7.
t1 7L?TlnFton', v- Washington and
Lee. 7; University of West Virginia, 6.
Totals 519 447
High game. Vaughan. 191.
High game. Vaughan. 518.
437 1394
participate in the second boxing show
ing or tne Juarez arena May 11, were
present at a meeting across the river
Wednesday night when the principals
affixed their signatures to the ar
ticles. Kid Payo and Spider Moffatt who
will fight for the southwestern ban
tam title, posted a $50 forfeit to make
US pounds ringside.
Kid Harris and' Kid Lee signed up
for an eight-round semi-windup. The
boxers willgo on at catchweights. Lee
is a local boy while Harris recently
arrived from Chicago.
Kid Ross, of Clifton. Ariz the shine
who challenged Kid La vino last Sun
day, has been matched to meet Jimmy
Hern at 156 ring side, as a four-round
preliminary. The purses in all three
bouts will be split 66 to the winner and
iv to tne loser.
fight to Mccarty
r-fW YoJP- L T- 2y 1 Luther Mc
&& outfuSht Frank Moran. the
Pittsburg heavyweight, in a 16 round
bout here last night
The fighting was at a fast pace for
heavyweights. Moran did most of the
leading and frequently the men stoo.
toe to toe and swapped punches, both
receiving much punishment about tha
body. McCarty relied upon a hard left
to the face, but often left his guard
open, enabling his opponent to land a
strong left hook.
McCarty had the bettfr of the first
round, out Moran evened it up in the
next In the third the fighters' heads
came together in a mixup, slightly
cutting Moran. In the fourth. Moran
landed a straight left drawins blood
from Mccarty's nose. The fifth was
even, but McCarty took the n-t two.
McCarty tied in the eighth, a It ft hook
sending him to the ropes, and in tl.
ninth Moran landed several good blows
.crrty. f,nlshed strong, landing often
In the last round, while Moran. wh.
kerr ror 1 r in. was wild mm at'ased
f,rri?- X- ' May 1 Having won
from Carrisozo by a large score In a
FaJlle n?ap!tan' the Capltan baseball
nam will play a return game here
? AnKl?s' Cal- My 1 Negoti-
twLTeJM.'!r.fcr retu-n match
Mi?nfch.n?y K,,bn' the feather
weight Chamnion. aiul Tkn.. --
.. i i j .. wron was com-?h-
on the Kround that Dundee was
the aggressor and coming in at all
llm,e a'belt usually covered up .Pro"
?r m McCary and "Scotty Mon
Jhl i.m.ar'a-r of Dniee, expressed
e. 5P . of Putting on fhe return
JSy Jufy 7. r thre m0nths' pref"r"
Chicago. HI., May L An additional
indictment, amendatory of a previous
indictment has been returned by the
federal grand jury charging "Jack"
Johnson, the negro prise fighter, with
violation of the Mann white slave act
The indictment alleges that Johnson
brcught Belle Schrelber, "otherwise
known as Mrs. J. Johnson." from
Pittsburg to Chicago. Oct 15. 1919. "for
immoral purposes." and in "perpetration
of a serious crime."
The fighter immediately entered a
mis trial is set tor
San Francisco. CaL. May l 4
v olgast former lightweight cham
p.on of the world, has announced him
self as manager for Willie Hoppe. a
local boxer who has the distinction of
having knocked Wolgast down durin?
the latter s last training season as a
champion. Ad is seeking engagements
for his protege, whom he hormi. , -
fumer',and is tr'in to attract atten-
uvu ui locai ana jliOs
.. i
a '
SS? S?.S vJ5f ?.
rv.,.i., T nvTil; " ." j. jonnny i stars s-
fe k'oufmmy S Ha Pfi I
.FJ?e Mount Franklin Stars won their .
r.fth straight game en the amateui '
grounds bythe score of 8 to 7 from the !
Highland Park team. The Stars won I
in the last of the ninth by getting '
across four runs. i
1re- . R H. E.
JtlKlllttUU r-STK 7
j",..th .. ! ,nd ori I
Summer !... t t.i .-.. n
board ;, (i 4 .vct-k.
scheduled eight roun.l i.out here last
r.lght. Coulon took mj . . ,.?.. ,a-
four rounds, but in fie r ,'t., hp ,.hot
a left and nqht to the Jaw and Hud
son w i ni .ut
BrsLSrm H,h,and sr T-rsss?
Burlington. Iowa. Ma l-Hdrr.
iKiiim.in a t-;uriins:tnn n. r.:i..- i..t
I i" ?. n'Kht to Farmer Burns m'stn
I falls
K $10 Cash, $10 a. Month. B
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