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A roundup of the sports information of the week
October 06, 1958
BASEBALL—RICHIE ASHBURN, second National League batting championship with .350 average.
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October 06, 1958

A Roundup Of The Sports Information Of The Week

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WINSOME WINNER: $25,000-added Jockey Club Stakes, 1 m., for 2 y.o., by half length, in 1:36[2/5], Churchill Downs. Steve Brooks up.

INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SPORTS—JOAKIM BONNIER, Sweden, 186.3-mile Formula Libre race, Watkins Glen, N.Y., with 97.75 mph average, and 103 mph for fastest lap around 2.3-mile Grand Prix track in Maserati. Runner-up: Dan Gurney, Los Angeles, in Ferrari.

Roger Ward, Indianapolis, USAC 100-mile big car race, Trenton, N.J., in 1:22.9. Killed in accident on last lap: Jimmy Reece, 28, Speedway, Ind.

TENNIS—FRANK SEDGMAN, Australia, over Tony Trabert, Cincinnati, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4, in $2,800 international pro tournament, Wembley, England.

Christine Truman, 17, British Junior champion, over first-seeded Darlene Hard, 6-2, 6-4. Women's Singles Title, Pacific Coast championships.

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