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On This Date: (Aug. 23, 1963)

August 23, 1963 - Bob Howay’s pinch-hit single in the fourth inning drives in the tying and go-ahead runs, and Tamaqua hangs on to post a 4-3 Panther Valley Little League tournament victory. John Urban pitches a four-hitter, allowing just one run over the final five innings. Francis Boyle collects a pair of hits for the winners, managed by Tom Ackerman. Harry Wallaesa blasts a solo homer in the second inning, while Dave Reed and George Wenzel both finish with a hit and a run.