ON THIS DATE
July 8, 1961 A six-run first inning leads the Palmerton Legion to a 9-4 victory over host Catasauqua. Bob Carazo contributes a key triple during the first frame while his brother Joe Carazo adds a clutch double. Joe finishes with three hits and two runs for the winners. George Neyer tosses all nine innings to gain the mound win and also contributes two hits at the plate. Paul Hydro and Don Deemer also finish the contest with two hits.