The All-Nations baseball club was defeated by the A.B.C.s of Indianapolis at Association park yesterday, 13 to 9. There will be a doubleheader today, starting at 2 o'clock. One of these games will be a play-off of the tie on Saturday. Flannagan and Coleman will work for the All-Nations and Gatewood and Berthand for the A.B.C.s.
Win Doubleheader from A.B.C.'s,
Play off Tie Today.
The All Nations evened up the series with the A.B.C.'s of Indianapolis yesterday afternoon at Association park by winning a double header 8 to 3 and 3 to 2. The teams will play off the tie this afternoon at 3 o'clock.
Mike Flanagan's pitching was the main factor in the All Nations copping the double bill. He had his opponents on his staff in both contests and not until the last inning of the second game was he in danger. A double by Blukoi won the-after piece for the All Nations, when he doubled with two team mates on bases. John Donaldson will pitch for the All Nations this afternoon in the final game of the series. He will be opposed by Jeffries, who held the All Nations to a 12-inning draw Saturday. Today will be ladies' day. Scores:
A.B.C.'s . . .0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0- 3 9 3
All Nations . 0 1 0 1 6 0 0 0 0-8 13 0
Batteries-Gatewood, williams and Powell; Flanagan and Rigsby.
A.B.C.'s . . . 0 1 0 0 1-2 5 0
All Nations . 0 2 0 0 1-3 7 1
Batteries-Williams and Powell; Flanagan and Rigsby. Umpire, Watkins.
Donaldson Allows A.B.C..'s Only
Four Hits-Score 6-2.
John Donaldson had the A.B.C.'s of Indianapolis on his staff yesterday afternoon at Association park. And the All Nations won the last game of the series from Indianapolis, 6 to 2. Donaldson was never in danger throughout the contest as the All Nations jumped into the lead in the very first inning and he allowed but four scattered blows. He also struck out eleven, while his teammates were hammering Johnson and Ben Taylor all over the lot. The All Nations will be seen in action in all the Muny League championship games. They will play the Kansas City, Kas., Giants Saturday at 2 o'clock, while the Schmelzers and Wagners of St. Louis will play the big game at 3:30. sunday the All Nations and the Topeka, Kas., Giants will play at 2 o'clock and the Schmelzers and Wagners in the main contest at 3:30. Returns of the world's series will be read inning by inning to the fans at both games.
A.B.C.'s . . . 001 000 100-2 4 2
All Nations . 112 000 11*-6 12 2
Batteries; Johnson, B. Taylor and Powell; Donaldson and Coleman.