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COMING EVENTS August 22 to August 28

Aug. 25, 1958
Aug. 25, 1958

Table of Contents
Aug. 25, 1958

Cover
X-ray
  • X-RAY 4

    The Dodgers leaped out of the cellar, and Pittsburgh had an exciting week of play

Yankees
Spectacle
Events & Discoveries
Cards
Boxing
Tip From The Top
Trotting
Sport In Art
  • The special scramble of a close play at the home plate is caught in brilliant oils by Edmond Kohn, California painter and baseball fan

Private Planes
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Acknowledgments
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS August 22 to August 28

All times E.D.T.

This is an article from the Aug. 25, 1958 issue

[Television]Television [Color Television]Color Television [Network radio]Network radio

Friday, August 22

AUTO RACING
SCCA Berkshire National Rally, South Lee, Mass. (also Aug. 23).

BASEBALL
[Network radio]Chicago at New York, 1:50 p.m. (Mutual).

BOATING
ILYA Scow Regatta, finals, Lake Winnebago, Wis.

BOXING
[Television][Network radio]Redl vs. Turner, welters, 10 rds., Mad. Sq. Garden, New York, 10 p.m. (NBC).

FENCING
World Champs., fifth day, Philadelphia (through Aug. 31).

HORSE RACING

The Spinaway, $20,000, Saratoga, N.Y.
Rochester Trot, $15,000, Batavia, N.Y.

HORSE SHOW
Sun-Times, Lincoln Park, Chicago (also Aug. 23).

WATER SKIING
American Water Ski Association Champs., Chipley, Ga. (through Aug. 24).

Saturday, August 23

AUTO RACING
Nascar Grand National Division, 100 m., Myrtle Beach, S.C.

BASEBALL

[Television]Cleveland at Boston, 2 p.m. (NBC).
[Television]Philadelphia at St. Louis, 2:25 p.m. (CBS).
[Network radio]Kansas City at Washington, 1:50 p.m. (Mutual)

BOATING

Silver Cup, Unlimited Hydros, Detroit.
National Stock Outboards, Miami (also Aug. 24).

GOLF
Canadian Open, final day, $25,000, Edmonton, Alta.

HORSE RACING

Arlington Handicap, $75,000, Washington-at-Arlington, Ill.
[Television]The Hopeful, $30,000, Saratoga, N.Y., 4:30 p.m. (CBS).
[Network radio]Ventnor Handicap, $25,000, Atlantic City, N.J., 5:20 p.m. (NBC).

SHOOTING
Grand America Handicap Trapshoot, final day, Vandalia, Ohio.

TENNIS
USLTA Girls' Champs., final day, Phila.

Sunday, August 24

AUTO RACING
USAC Big Car Champ. series, 200 m., Milwaukee.

BASEBALL

[Television]Detroit at New York, 1:55 p.m. (CBS).
[Network radio]Philadelphia at Chicago, 2 p.m. (Mutual).

HORSE RACING
Longacres Mile, $20,000, Longacres, Wash.

Monday, August 25

BOATING

Adams Cup, North American Women's Sailing Champs., Chicago.
North American Jr. Sailing Champs., Vancouver, B.C. (through Aug. 29).

GOLF
British Columbia Centennial Open, $50,000, Vancouver, B.C. (through Sept. 1).

Tuesday, August 26

BASEBALL
[Network radio]Philadelphia at Chicago, 2:20 p.m. (Mutual).

BOATING
National Raven Sailing Champs., Noroton, Conn. (through Aug. 29).

Wednesday, August 27

BASEBALL
[Network radio]Kansas City at New York, 1:50 p.m. (Mutual).

BOXING
[Television]Boyd vs. Beecham, middle., 10 rds., Miami Beach, 10 p.m. (ABC).

HORSE RACING

The Hambletonian Trot, $120,000, Du Quoin, Ill.
Empire Trot Classic, $20,000, Vernon, N.Y.

Thursday, August 28

Empire Pace Classic, $20,000, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.