June 30, 1940 Billy Herman bangs out four hits and also scores three runs to help Mauch Chunk earn a 9-8 Black Diamond League comeback win over Lansford. Herman collects three singles and a triple to aid a rally from five runs down. Jack Esrang finishes with two hits and two runs scored while "Dolph" Loder adds a pair of hits and a run. The winners also receive a clutch bases-loaded triple from Clyde Werkheiser. For Lansford, Andy Yarosky slugs a three-run homer.
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Wednesday, June 30, 2010