June 9, 1950 "Birdie" Jones collects four hits, one a double, and scores four runs to lead Lehighton to a 13-1 Panther Valley League win over Coaldale. Dern Sharbaugh gains the pitching victory, allowing just five hits and one walk while striking out three. Lenny Dietz contributes to the Lehighton cause with two hits and two runs while Russ Barry and Charley Yenser each add a pair of hits.
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Saturday, June 9, 2012