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THE BEE; OMAHA, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 1913.
JOBBERS OVERCOME JOSIES
Wichita Holds- Two-Run lead in
featureless Contest
Mutt Knew He Did'nt Deserve Anything Like That -:- Drawn for The Bee by "Bud" Fisher
ID
MANY HITS, BUT FEW RUNS
Bach Bide Manages to Find Hall,
bnt Support 'Sufficient tn- Check
mnte Adrantaire Given
Kxcept In Sixth. - ., '
ST. JOSEPH. Mo., Sept. , 16. Wichita
defeated BU Joesph in a slow and unin
teresting game. Hits were frequent, but
came In opportune momenta for both
team. Score:
"WICHITA.
AR R. H. O. A.
Rapp, r S 0 0 0 3
Mcholson. If 4 0 1 3, O
E.
0
-0
0
Mlddleion. cr.. &
aiughes, lb 3
Bills, rf 4
Hurke, 2b 4
Smith, 3b...' 4
Wacob. c 4
3
1
0
3
0
1
4
3
3 .
i
0
1
11
1
1
0
0
0
0
6
0
0
0
Durham, p... ........ 4
......j
3
13
Totali....
.J. .'...37 4 13 "37
ST. JOSEPH.
AD. Jt. If. O.
A. It.
iDawton. rf '3 , n 2
0 0
0 0
2 0
0 0
Kelly, if 40000
Westerxil, 3b 4 2 2 1 2
ZwitlinK. Cf 2 0 0 2 0
Gygil, lb 4 0 2. 9 3
KoppW. 2b 3 0 2 4 1
Watson .1 0 0' 0 0
flchang. c J 3 o 0-6-3
Sterxer 1 00 0 w 0
Metnkc, as 3 0 0 2 3
Qullan 1 0 0 0 0
Bell. P 3 0 1 1 4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
Total 22 2 9. 27 16 1
Bolted for Kocpplng In ninth.
Batted forr Schang In ninth.
Batted for MelnKe In ninth.
tVlchlta 010002010-1
6t Joseph 00010100 03
Earned runs: Wichita. 4; St. Joseph, 2.
Left on bases: St. Joseph, 6 Wichita, 8.
Three-base hits: Burke, Westerzll. Two.
base hits; Bell, Bills. Stolen basest
aygll. Hughes, Burko. Struck out: By
ell, 3, by DUrham. 6. Daio on balls: Off
Bell. 1. Sacrifice hits! willing, Hughes,
bacrlfica fly: Zwtlllng. Hltby pitched
ball: By Durham, Dawson. Time: 1.40.
Umpires: Castle and Griffith.
A, Taylor Wins the
. MiUer Park Golf
Club Championship
A. Taylor -won tho Bolt championship
ot the Miller Park club by defeating It.
Taylor In the final round. A. Taylor was
too much for R. Taylor, although both
played vtry clover golf. A. Taylor played
a steady, consistent game, making drives
and putts alike, while Tl. Taylor showed
a propensity toward slicing and hooking
his drives.
J. McTaggart, who manages to wn at
least one price each year, grabbed the
Brownlng-Klng cup with case. McTag
gart went 'after the cup with a vim,
and the rest of the participants decided
it would be useless to try 'to beat tho
Scotchman.
The scml-finals wero reached in the
eighteerf-hols handicap match play
against bogey for the Partridge-Thomson
prise, when F. C. titocklng wltti & han
dlcap of 6, turned In the beat scoro, 2
down. J. K. Merrlam, who was forced to
fight the colonel without the assistance
ofca handicap, played the best golf, but
could only turn in a 5 down,
Next Saturday the elmhtcen-holo handi
cap medal play for tho V. K. Rudolph
prlM will begin. On.. Saturday evening
the Golf and CricHet clubs w(ll also give
an entertainment' on thb"pavlll6 of the
club.
Qualifying scores and pairing for the
Partridge-Thomson prise follow:
F, C. Stocking 63 down
L. & aiiiifpic. ,...12-2 down
Ia L. Hamlin ,.,......,.....18-3 doWn
K. 8. Keer -..,...104 down,
J. K. Merrlam,.....,. 0-8 down
E. M. Tracy,., 75 down
W. Shields ,... 55 down
K. E. Rudolph........ 143 down
Stocking plays Merrlam.
Shields plays Hamlin.
Gllllsplo plays Tracy.
Rudolph plays. Kerr,
Good Time Made at
Races at Interstate
Fair at Sioux City
SIOUX CITY. Ja., Sept li-Good, time
was made In tho races at the interstate
fair today. In the half-mile running a
new state record for a haK-mlle track
was made. Summary:
Trotting. 2:3 class., purse 31. OM: Battle,
first;; Hlxle Medium, second: Peler Dallas,
third;'' Annie Allendale, fourth. Best time,
2:lV.
Pacta, 2:38- class, purse K00: Cover,
first: Seal,' second; Gay Amerlcus. third;
Manilla M., fourth. Rest time, '2:1X.
Running, six furlongs, purse 5: Elsie
Knight first; Mettle Ueraud, second;
Georgia, Shand. third, -Gosstper the Bec
orid. Mosetta, Pish Tush, Personality and
Shtlelah also run. Time, 1:16H.
Runnln, half-mile, purse $100: Martin
Chavlg, first; Yankee I'oo, second: Queen
of Diamond 9, third. Jack Lamar, Little
Kff and Dixie Gem also ran. Time, 0:43 54.
TOPEKA OPENS THREE
GAME SERIES HERE TODAY
Omnh will open up a three-game series
with Topeka today at Rourke park.
This will be the last series ot the season
with the Kaws, and the Rourkea are de
sirous ot making a clean sweep of the
eeries. Following tho Kaws Wichita will
come for four games, two games of which
will be played on Sunday. Denver fol
lows WlchlU for the last games of tho
season on the home grounds. Following
the Denver series Omaha will go on the
road and finish the season. Following Is
the lineup In the Topeka eeries:
OMAHA. TOPKKA.
Kase.,.., First Koerner
Bchlpke.,..,. ...... Second McLarry
Orubb...., Third , .Cochran
Justice...; Rhort Smith
Coyle ........Left Rspps
Thomsson ?". Blnglelon
Congalton Right Forsythe
FEAR EXPRESSED KIRK
MAY NOT COME BACK
JOWiA CITY. la., Sept 16.-(Bpectal.-t'nable
to get any word from Kirk, the
Wg tackle, who has been relied upon to
form one of the mainstays of the Iowa
Una this season, local foot boll authorities
are leglunlnc to fear, that he wi:i not be
In the Hawkey lineup this fait No word
has been received from Kirk for over ft
month, either by friends la this city or
by the foot ball authorities. Captain Mo.
Glnsls ha male repeated: efforts to cfet
In touch with Kirk, who has been relied
upon to do Ui punting for the Hawkeyes
this fall Jt was known last spring that
then waa a possibility that Klrlt might
not return, but. this wa not gWen much
weight until Bw,
I
Hew A bast thn Jtestf
George E. Phalr in the- New Tork
Ajaancan wrenmcsuj' remarks: .a base
baB jwsafee Inferws us that the Athletics
are wxar ttmn tttey were last year.
TSrte Hawt nt to suanect that the rt
of the twn la the American league Are
sutieriBf irom pftnuysi.--
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HURLERS' DUEL TO JOHNSON
Washington PUoher in Great Battlo
with Joe Benz.
WEAVER SCORES SOX' ONE HUN
Ojhs wHh SlHgle, Steals fire ft
nail Third anil Comes In tyheH
Chnae Singles Ills Field.
: Ing Bcnsatlenal.
WASHINGTON. Sent. 16.-Vattcr John.
son and1 Joo.liens engaged in a great
pitchers', battle here today, the" former
being the victor.. Chicago took one lead in
tho opening Inning and It was not until
two were out In tho seventh that Wash
ington lilt Bens safely and tied the score.
Weaver scored Chlcago a only run. Ho
opened with a single, stoU second and
third nnd scored when Chose singled.
Hens pitched sterling ball throughout.
Until tho seventh Inning the only man
who had reached first base was Johnron,
who got tliero when Easterly let tho
third strike get away from him. With
two out in the seventh Gondii doubled
and scored on Morgan's thlplo. In tho
ninth Milan opened with a single, stole
second, whent to third on an out nnd
scared when Spencer, a recruit, dropped a
Texas leaguer 'to short loft field. Gondii
and Morgan hud been passed purposely
to get to the youngster.
Ths fielding of Weaver was sensational
aud was easily tho feature of tho game.
Score:
CHICAOO. WASIIINQTOK.
All.lt. O. A. E. AD.1I.O.A.E.
WttTtr. si. 4.U I . OMMlltr Tfv 0 1 0 1
Lord. lb.... 4 0 10 oiflltn. tt'.S i 10 0 0
Collin, rf . 4 1 1 0 orotter. Sb., 4 4 1 0
Chs, lb... 4 HI 0 OOtndll. lb.. I I I t I
tKwn, cr... 1 1 0 oMorun, id, 1 1 1 1 u
CtWDDOIl. It 4 0 1 1 OAlturoltb. 0. 4 1 is 0 1
Kiiurlr. c.'J 17 0 OApannr. It.. 4Z2O0
Ktnter. tb.. i 0 t 1 oMtKrld. . 1 0 0 J 0
Utut. p 1,0 0 3 OHoliHon. p. 1 . 0 0 3 0
Totu.....u "i 7 TotsU.....a "e n "? "s
Two out when winning run scored.
Chicago 1 0000000 0-1
Washington 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1-;
Two.base hits: Collins. Gaud 11. Three-
base hit: Morgan, Stolen, basest Mllair,
weaver (I). Left on bases: Chlcaeo. 6:
Washington, 8, Bases on balls: Off
Bens. 3. Struck out: By Bens, 7; by
Johnson, It assed ball: Kasterly.
Time: 1:40. Umpires: Dlneen and
Egan.
Naps Lose W Mncknien.
PHILADKLPHIA. SeDt. 16.-In a lnno-
drawn-out game Philadelphia defeated
Cleveland today In ten Innings, 8 to -7.
Mclnnls, who led both teums at bat wllh
A triple a double and two singles In five
times up. scored the winning tallyon his
two-bagger and Walsh's single. After
three Innings ot good twirling, Shawkey
nnd Bteen begun to weaken, Shawkey
was taken out After pitching five innings,
with Cleveland ahead, by S to 1 Pennock
disposed of the first two batsmen In the
sixth and then forced In a run by gilvng
iuur lasses. iioucK iimsnea the gnmo
with a single, sending In another tally.
Pennock Cltt-hed four lnntnira nnrt .11.1 nni
allow a hit. Bieen was taken out in 'the
sixth after giving three passes and being
mi sinb'ie wnicn yieiaea one run and
left the bases filled when James went to
the rescue.
A SlnElo bv Ttarrv ent In nn. run
two more runners scored when Schnng's
third strike got away from O'Nell. Hurry
Davis batted for Houck and his double
sent In the tyelng run. Cullop then went
to the rubber and had a battle with Plank
until the tenth Inning. Two odd double
Plays were made. Turner started one by
?p of a grounder and finished It by
mRklng the second put out at second base
Collins also started and finished a double
j..ojr r rauiiin; tiiopman s liner with
the bases filled. Score:
etEVRaND. . PHILADELPHIA.
All II H 1 V snisnaM
Ltfboll ct. 3 0 1 0 ORMurpt Tt 4 0 O 0 0
Cbapmta. u C 1 1 4 OOltrUs, II.. I t i m
JlCkaOO. rf. I S 1 0 IKlrunk rf
Ltlolt, tb.. 4 OS 8 Djillltu, ID.!, 4 J S 4 0
-uuiiavJU. 4 v 11 b.Kfr. lb... S D 1 2 0
Turttfr. lb.. 4 12 4 OMcIdiiU, lb. 1 4 It 0 0
0NfU. ... 2 112 JlUrrr. M... 2 2 2 4 0
Uro. p... 0 0 0 0 08hik'r. p! 0 0 1 0
VUllop. p.., toil OltnpMk, p. 9 t 0 0 0
liouc. p... 0 0 0 0 0
Tottl. 11 niT l?luk. p.... 1 0 S 1 0
(Ottey 1 t 0 0
Uli 1 1 0 0
orr. t 0 e y
' TeUli.... U 10 JO 140
Batted for Shawkey In seventh.
Batted for Houck In sixth,
Ran for Davis in sixth.
None out wh?n winning run scored.
Cleveland 0 00Z8SO0O 0-7
Philadelphia ....0 00306000 1-8
Two-base hlU: Turner, Davis, Molnnls.
Three-base hits: Collins, Mclnnls. Home
run: Jackson. Hits: Off Steen. 6 In five
Innings (none.out In sixth): off James, 2
in one-inira inning, ok vunop. s in litres
and two-thirds innings (none out In
i
tenth); off Shawkey, 6 In five Innings; off
Ponnpck, none In two-thirds Inning; off
Houck, 1 In ono and one-third Inhlngs; off
Plank,; none In four Innings. Sacrifice
hits: Walsh, Shawkey, Strunk, Johnston.
Stolen bases: Jackson, Johnston (2),
qranoy, D.N'clll. Collln, Walsh. Double
ploys: Turner to Lajolo to Chapman to
Turner, Collins to Barry to Collins. Loft
on bases. Cleveland, 6; Philadelphia, 7,
Bases on balls: Off Steen, S; off Cullop,
; off Shawkey, 3; off Pennock, 4; off
Plank. 2. Hit by pitched ball: By
Shawkey, Johnston. Struck out: By
Stcon, 1; by James, 1; by Cullop, 2: by
Shawkey, 2: by Ponnock. 1: by Plank. I
Passed ball: Schang. Wild pitch: Cullop.
Time: 2:65. Umpires: Connolly and
Lvans.
Tigers Stop CaldTrell.
to?,ENIJPIHC?ept- "-Dotrolt vron Its
last game of the season here todoy,
h"ob.y "S"'"? the season's series with
Now York. Tho score was 4 to S. Jen
nings team stopped Caldwell, who had
iWi??i. .? tn,lh Komes. by bunching
hits in the second and eighth Innings.
Dc'folt scored two runs in the second
on Gibson's pass, Onslow's double and
;0.u.dn 8 "'ne1". New York tied In tho
(?irii?. on .?!nPlc" y Whlteman nnd
KnlCTt, a hit batstnah nnd a high throw
uy uiuson, the second run coming over
i" doublo play. Detroit .won In the
eighth on two posses, two hits and
Vouch s sacrifice fly, which netted two
runs. New York got one back in its half,
tho eighth, when 'Williams walked and
JV'Kht m hit. fJllhooIey'e single
scored Williams. Onslow's hand was
""rt In the ninth inning trying to field
Ildlden's single and he had to retire.
Scoro:
DBTnOIT.
NEW YOtlK.
A II. ll.O. A. B.
AD.II.O.A.E.
llunh, .... 114
2 sMaUel. lb, .2 1 0 2 0
Iltunvan, lb. 4 1 1
Crtwtonl. rf 1 0 1
Cobb, ct J 1 0
nun, ir.... 2 0 0
Vouch, If... 0 0 0
Othaon, e... J 0 4
Olow, lb.. 4 2 11
(Ulnar, lb.. 0 0 1
2 Olloldea. ct., I 3 1 0 0
0 OARiltamn. If B 3 3 0 0
0 tWIIIIama. lb 3 0 0 0
0 (-Knlsht. tb.. 2. 1 2 2 0
0 cWiemir .-. 1 0 0 0 0
0 Sl'wUnpj, as 3 1 3 1 0
0 lAIInrtiall ... 1 liO 0 0
0 (iCeldtr. u... 0000
t OPouatt, e., 2 0 T 2 0
1 u-WoIttr .... 1 0 0 00
uuaan, 9p. 4 1 1
uauaa, p.... 3 q
.HiimnMi. . a n 1 1 a
Totila 4 27 17 SCaiarll. p. 4 1 0 2 0
1 To4ala....,lTI 27 U 0
Batted for Knight In ninth Inning.
Batted for Pecklnpnugh In eighth.
Batted for Qossett In eighth.
Detroit 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 3 0-4
Now York 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 03
Two-base hits: Onalnw. Ilaumnn. Karri.
flee fly: Veach. Htoien baaen: .nuhnnlnv.
Caldwell, Whlteman. Cobb, Malsel. Left
on tases: Detroit. 6; New ' York, 12.
Double plays: odssctt to Pecklnpagh.
Bush f Onslow. Bases on balls: Off
Caldwell, 6; off Dauss. 4. Struck out: By
Caldwell, 7; by Dauss. S. Hit by pitched
ball: By Dauss, Williams and Knight
Time: 2:12. Umpires: Ferguson nnd Sher
idan, lied Sox Trim Browns.
BOSTON. Sent. 18.Tlntrn, ilnfMlul Kt
Louis, 5 to 4. today in the final game of
the season between thn torn tnm Th
visitors mado a hard fight for the game
on account of their proximity to last
place, but were unsuccessful. Williams
stole home In the eighth inning and tied
iu bluio ni eacn. onouen lea on in
the ninth with a triple nnd after Austin
had been thrown out bv Wanner tried
to scoro when Pratt drovo a fast
grounder to Yerkes. A perfect thrown
retired Bhottcn at the Plato. After two
were out In Boston's halt ot the final
Inning, Hooper walked and advanced to
second on Kngle's Infield hit. Both men
moved up on a wild Pitch and Hooper
came home with the winning run when
bheaper urove a liner past uaienti.
Score:
ST. LOl'IS. , D08TON.
AB.ll.O.A.EMtoOMr. rf.. 2 0 vO C I
Shottoa. cf. 2 2 3 0 nKngU. lb... 2 1110 0
Auntn, jd.. i i i psiwikar, it. a J I i
l'rutt. Jb... J 111 OLavla. It... 231
Walktr. It., t 1 0 0 iauilocr. Sb. 3.1 4 2
Wllllama. rt 2 0 1 0 tT.rila. lb.. 2 1 4 2
eornttoo lb 1 111 1 awagnar. u.. 4 1 f
Baltntt, a.. 3 0 0 2 lThomaa. e. 2 ft 2 4
Aanev. e. .. 4 3 3 I OCmdr. 10 11
Taylor, p. . 10 14 l4)ediant. p.. 3 0 0 1 t
ToUla 10 1 "i Totala.....li"2 2tI"
Winning run scored with two out
St Louis 2 00100010-4
Boston 1 0200100 1-6
. Two-base hits: Pratt Speaker. Three
base hits: Shotten (2), Gardner. Sacrifice
hits: Walker. Austin. Covington. Bedlent.
Oardner. Stolen bases; Austin, Shotten (2),
Agnew tsi, Williams, uoume piay: uai
enti to Pratt to Covington. Left on bases:
St. Louis, 9; Boston. 8. Bases on balls:
Oft' Taylor. 6; off Bedlent, 6. First on
errors: Boston, 1 Hit by pitched ball;
BalentL Struck out: By Taylor, 1; by
Bedlent. 4. Passed ball: Thomas. Wild
pitch: Taylor. Time; 3:15. Umpires: Hllde-
u:
rand and O'Loughlln.
Rain Halts Game.
CHICAGO, Sept 14. Rain prevented to
day the final game ot the season between
the New York and Chicago clubs In this
city. Tho teams hod fought four innings
on even terms, with two leading pitchers
of the National league, Demareo and
Humphries, pitted against each other. At
the start of the fifth inning a shower
cam-up and Umpire Idem, after a few
minutes' inspection, declared the game
"no contest"
May Go to Neur Yorlc.
In Cincinnati it l bollevert that Second
Baceman Dick Kgan will next year be
tounu wun i nance s rew xoriia.
Standing of Teams
WEST. LEAGUE.
W.L.Pet
NAT. LEAGUE.
W.UPct
New York...91 41 .669
PhlladelphlaSO 50 .616
Chicago 78 60 .605
Pittsburgh .72 63 .525
Boston ,....'.58 75 .436
Brooklyn ...59 75 .440
Cincinnati ..60 S3 .420
St Louis 48 94 .333
AMER. LEAGUE.
W.L-Pct.
Philadelphia) 48 .650
DenVcr 94 65 .6311
JJCS .MOlnes.83 60 .K7I
Lincoln ....80 71..630
HI. Joseph..74 74 .KWj
Omaha 72 78 .4S0
Topeka 71 78 .477
Sioux City ,.63 84 .436
Wicnita ....53 92 .391
AMBR. ASSN.
W.L.PCL
Milwaukee .89 60 .&97
Minneapolis 63 ,S93I
Claveland ...81 59 .578
Columbus ..87 67 .665 Washlngton.79 69 .672
Louisville ..83.67 .632'
St Paul... .72 80.474
Boston-. .... .7L 64 .526.
Chicago .....72.69 .611
Detroit 60 78 .435
St. Louis. ...62 90 .367
New York... 49 86 363
Toledo 64 90 .416
Kan. City. .62 90 .409
indianaplls.00 93 .395
Yesterday's Results.
WESTERN LEAGUE,
Wichita. 4; St. Joseph, 2.
Sioux Clty-Llncoln; postponed, rain.
NATIONAL LEAGUE.
Philadelphia, S-4; -Cincinnati. 4-0.
Brooklyn-St. Louis; postponed.
New York. 0; Chicago, 0; game called
end of fourth.
Boston-Pittsburgh, postponed rain.
AMERICAN, LEAGUE.
Chicago, 1; Washington, 2.
St. Louis. 4; Boston, 5.
Detroit. 4; New York, 3.
Cleveland. 7: Philadelphia. 8: ten In.
nlngs.
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION.
Loulsvllie-St. Paul; postponed.
Indlanapols-MUwaukee; postponed."
Toledo. 17-8: Kansas City, fcZ.
Columbus, 7; Minneapolis, 0.
anmca Today.
Western Left cue Danv
Lincoln at St. Joseph; Wichita at Dee
Moines; Topeka nt Omaha.
jMationai LeagueBoston at Chicago:
Brooklyn at Cincinnati! N vn,v at
Louis; Philadelphia at Pittsburgh.
American League Chicago at New
Y.or,k,! Loula at Philadelphia; Detroit
at Washington; Cleveland at Boston."
American Association Louisville at St
Paul. Indlanaoolls at Mliwnui:,.. ti
"Kansas Cty; Columbus nt Mlnneapo-
Game Forfeited to
Giants to Be Finished
CINCINNATI, O., Sept. 18.-The board
of directors of the National league to
night ordered the game that was ployed
between the New York and Philadelphia
National league clubs on August 30 bo
finished on October 3 with the same
men In the field and the same status ex
slstlng that exslsted on the day Umpire
Brennan awarded tho game toNew York
on tho ground that spectators were In
terfering with the batters.
COUNSEL SAYS JOHNSON
COMING BACK TO CHICAGO
CHICAGO, Sept 1 6. Jack Johnson.
Champion heavyweight prize fighter, will
return to Chicago from Prance when his
appeal from a conviction under the
Mann white slave act is to be heard, ac
cording to Benjamin. Bachrach. Johnson's
attorney. Bachrach and Assistant Dis
trict Attorney Harry Parkin argued be
fore Federal Judge Carpenter oday on
the question of the proper form for a
bill of exceptions on which Johnson's ap
peal Is based.
Johnson's trial on the Milwaukee counts
ot his Indictments under the Mann act
is set for the middle of October. No
date has been Set for the hearing of the
care before the court of appeals.
Iteferre Stops Boat.
RACINE, Wis., Sept 1.-Referee Louis
'"ey topped the Mickey Sheridan
Charlie White bout here tonight In the
second round of a scheduled ten-round
affair after Sheridan had risen from the
canvaa In a helpless condition.
Twcstr Out tor Practice.
COLUMBUS. Mo., Sept 16. -Twenty
gridiron prospects were out for the first
foot ball practice ot the season nt the
University of Missouri today. Six vet
'"". are back. New Assistant Coach
Schulte had charge of .the men.
Opposed to' Lynch,
From the west comes a report that Joe
O'Brien ot Milwaukee, the 1912 secretary
of the New York eb. will be a eandl
date against Thomas J Lynch for the
National league presidency
1 1 1 r .mi 'f 1 I,, i r1'" i" Mt."yK r .? pi. i ijs 1 r, . . 1"" 1 HK.it i
REDS AND PHILLIES DIVIDE
Cincinnati Captures First Game of
Doable-Header, 4 to 3.
. .
SECOND GOES SIX nmiNQS
Began la Drilling Rata " and is
Called Because of Darkness
rrltb Visitors Leading,
Font- to Nothing.
CINCINNATI, Sept 16. Philadelphia
and Cincinnati broke even in a double
header today, tho locals winning the
first game, 4 to 3, and Philadelphia cap
turing the second, which went six Innings,
4 to 0. The second game was begun In a
drizzling rain and was called at the
ond of tho"1 sixth on account of darkness.
In the opening struggle honors were
even up to tho eghth Inning when Phila
delphia, mainly through Johnson's wild
ness, managed to squeeze a run over the
plate on two base on balls nnd a single.
This put the score at 3 to 2 In Phila
delphia's . favor. ' In the ninth, however,
with a slippery ball to handle, Seaton lost
control, He walked three men and then
Groh poked a ball into deep left, which
Mageo misjudged, scoring Berghammer
with the tyng run and Packard wth the
wnnng run.
In tho second game, Meyer was ef
fective at all stages, while Robertson, a
recruit from Savannah, Go., had one
bad inning, the third. In that session
Knobs walked, Becker singled and Lobert
popped to the outfield.' Magee walked,
filling the bases, and Cravath's double
scored all three men. Xuderus' single
brought in Cravath. Score, first game:
PIIIIJIDEU1ISA. CINCINNATI.
AD.II.O.A.E.Bcbtr, It.. 4 12
KMbe. tb.. 4 0 U OBatja, rf.. 2
Uackar, cf.. 2 l'l 0 COrob. lb.... t
Lobert lb.. 110 0 OWlcklana ct 1
Mum.4 lf.if.l 0 2 0 lHoblltMl lb 1
CrTth. vf. 1 1 0 0 OTfn. m.. 2
Luderu. lb. 4 1 13 1 goi.'
Doolan. 2 1 2 .2 0Kihi. e.... 2
KUIItar. C..-2 1 1 .0,n'
a.. inn n... 1 a 1 2 0Clark 0
Bergbatar, rf 0
Tolala 10 'M IS lTackart ...
ooo
(Totala S 27 H
Batted for Johnson 'in the ninth.
Ran for Kling In the ninth.
Ran for Clarke In the ninth.
Two out when winning run scored.
Philadelphia 0 0 0,0 1 1 0 1 0-3
Cincinnati 0 0 1' 0 1 0 0 0 2-4
Two-base hits: Kllllfer. Groh. Three
base hit: Becker. Sacrifice hit:, Johnson.
Stolen bases: Bcscher, Bates, Cravath,
Berghammer. Left on bases: Philadel
phia. 4; Cincinnati, 9. Bases on balls:
Off Seaton, 9; off Johnson, 4. Struck opt:
by Seaton, 4; by Joh.in. 1. Time: 2:07.
Umpired: Brennan and Eason.
Score, second game;
PHILADELPHIA. CINCINNATI.
AB.H.O.A E. . AB.H.O.A.E.
Xnabe. lb... J 2 1 ORaKhar. If.. 3 1 1 0
Hacker, cf.. 1 2 10 onatm. rr... 1 0
Lobert, lb.. 3 1 1 4 OOroh. zb.... 1 0
MllH It... I 0 2 0 OWlcklana ct 2 1
Craratb, rf. 2 1 1 WobllUal. lb 2 1
LudarUa. lb. 3 1 . 1 rKtaa. as.... 2 1
Doolaa. -ee.. 3 0 0 3 roda. lb.. 3 1
Burna. c.... 3 0 2 0 Vlark, e 2 0
IJaicr, p... 3 10 0 illlobectaon. pi 0
2 0 0
12 0
2 0
TOO
14 0
0 0 0
1 1.
0 1 0
Totali 5 It TO "o ToUla H 111 I I
Called on account of darkness.
Philadelphia 0 0 4 0 0 0-4
Clnclnnaotl 0 0 0 0 Q 0-0
Two-base hits: Cravath, Hoblltzel.
Double ploys: Egan to .Hoblltzel.. Left on
bases: Philadelphia, 6;, Cincinnati. 4.
Bases on balls: Off Roberts. 1. Struck
out: By Mayer, 2; by Robertson, L Time:
1:12. -Umpires: Eason and Brennan.
American Association Results.
At Kansas City-First game; K-H.E.
Toledo "2i J
Kansas City 1 8
Batteries: Toledo, Collagre and De-.
veght; Kansas City, Lange. Riley and
Moore.
Score, second game: IH.L-
Toltdo 8 if 1
Kansas City 8 3
Batteries: Toledo. Benn and Bassler;
Kansas City, Covington and O'Connor.
At Minneapolis: R.H.E.
Columbus 7 1 8
Minneapolis 0 8 6
Batteries; Columbus, Cole and Coleman:
Minneapolis, Patterson, MogridgA and
Owens.
Farrell Not Stingy.
Frank Farrell is still opening his purse
strings at regular Intervals, and If ' he
misses any minor league stars tt Is not
his fault. The New York owner has
stopped fooling with the cheap trash;
and has Invested a small fortune In
MaUeU Gtlhooley and Mcllale. If ever a
club owner deserves a winner tt Is Frank.
Fnrrell. 'No manager could ever accuse
him of stinginess.
H'GRAW GETS ICK JOHNSON
Big Catcher of the Omaha Team to
Become a Giant
NIEH0ET GOES TO THE BEDS
And Daaty Rhodes Is Drnirn by Con
nie Mack to Help Ont the Phil
adelphia American Leagne
Pitching Staff.
Hickory Johnson, first string catcher
for the Rourkea for two' years, his been
drafted by the New. York Giants. It Is
the first line Hick has-been lucky enough
to get a chance with the big leagues,
although he has been" sought by tho
draft for three years. .Last year tho
Boston' Nationals put a draft In for him,
but Mark Hall was the lucky man iA
went to the Detroit club, where he has
made good.
To many the draft of Johnson by the
Giants Is a surprise. Johnson was
drafted through the Instrumentality of
Dick Klnsella, scout for John McGraw'a
bunch. When Klnsella was In Omaha he
had no praise for Johnson and from his
talk it would be Inferred that Hickory
was nothing more than a Close A catcher.
It will be remembered by those who
havo followed the career of Johnson that
he played ball under Klnsella for a few
years In the Springfield club ot the Three
I league. Klnsella 'was manager of .the
club and Johnson his best catcher.
Shortly after thd opening of the 1912 sea
son Johnson was secured by IJpurke.
Klnsella In the meantime had gone to the
Giants as scout
For three weeks Klnsella hung around
Omaha this season and never had a good
word to gay about Johnson. In -fact ono
day lnt conversation with the sporting
editor of The Bee he said Johnson was a
good hitter, but could be fooled by big
league twlrlers. Then he said Hick did
not think fast enough, but evidently
Dick was trying to throw his heareia off
the scent He succeeded.
In glancing over the names of thosrt
who were drafted one finds the name of
Bert Nlehoff of Loujsville, who will go
to Tinker's Ctnclnnntl ' Reds. Jfhis in
formation Ik also halted with delight by
the Omaha fans as Nlehoff was the most
popular player on the Omaha team when
here. He was without a doubt the fast
est base runner In the league and then
went up to the Louisville club and today
Is leading the .league in base stealing.
The biggest surprise of the list and
which most Omahans will overlook lb
the draft of Dusty Rhodes by Conhlu
Mack for his Athletics. "Dusty" was a
good pitcher when he first Joined the
Rourkea, but last year he failed to make
good and was released outright He
tried out with the St Joseph club this
season but was released and then caught
on with the Houston club' of the Texas
league. He showed up fairly well'and it
was from this club that the'Phllad'elphla
Americans secured him by "the draft
route.
Among other Western league players
who will go up Is Barbour of Lincoln,
who for the last two years has been
playing' third base, but 'since the injury
to Charley Mullen has-been holding down
first base. He goes to the White Sox.
Wood," first baseman, who was secured
by Sioux City but a few weeks ago, goes
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