August 18, 1961 Bill Delay pitches a one-hit shutout to lead Tamaqua to a 4-0 victory over Coaldale in the Panther Valley Little League tournament. Delay strikes out six batters and helps his own cause by collecting two hits at the plate and scoring a run. Tony Pajakinas doubles in a run for the winners and also scores a run, while Glenn Schoener contributes an RBI single. Bill Oster adds a triple and run scored with Paul Long chipping in with a hit and run.
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Saturday, August 18, 2012