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I WHY M'KEEVER SOURED ON BENNY MEYER. :r Steve McKeerer, . one of the firm of Brooklyn contractors who Is a part owner of tueVDodgers' by grace of loaning Charles II. Ebbets money to build bis million million dollar plant may not know a lot about baseball, but he lias s keen appreciation of the fact that he is a magnate, gets la all the group pictures - taken ef ; magnates magnates ln session, etc Brooklyn has. been going badly, and Mc-Keever Mc-Keever Mc-Keever Is Said te be pretty mad about It Iirooklyn lost, two-games two-games two-games because Benny Meyer lost fly balls In the hud of right field, wblHi Is KBkJ to be a. fright at the ; Brooklyn park bullded by the master hands of the HcKee-ver HcKee-ver HcKee-ver brothers. Steve McKeever was very wroth about it and demanded demanded that Benny Meyer be i T -chased -chased hence forthwith.' 1 In rain did .the hardworking members of the Baseball Writers' Writers' association tell Steve that the beat Meyer has to patrol is the worst sua field In either league and that Benny should T not be blamed for misjudging i the slam. -Lost -Lost rt In the sun. did $ he V snorted McKeever. "Well, does be want the Phlladefphlas to waif till the moon comes out before they bat tip the ball, for him to catch? j "Thero'a' one thine the matter T with, this tenrj snaned Ptcre j. as ne pntred away nice a donkey T; engine on one of Jake Iiaubert's Ii perf ectos. Tth're's' too ' many T doomed Dutolfmcn on it. What t the dlvjl's the use of letting Meyer tunft bnThi when there are two sucb fine Irishmen as Mo- Mo- ran and Callahan -armlhg -armlhg the T Teneh and arhtpg for a chanee to win fame and glory for dear old BmnktynT?' y ' '', -: -: j i l And it may be noted that right j soon thereafter one of Mr. Mc-! Mc-! Mc-! Keevet's Irlahmen was playing I ;f rifht field lo 1 place of Benny Meyer, the Hematite Dutchman l having been sent to the bench. ' M III 1 It 11 1 1 1 1 11 I 1 11 Ml 1 1

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  1. The Daily Chronicle,
  2. 17 Jun 1913, Tue,
  3. Page 6

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