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Thomas L. Harrison, 41, devoted Phillie rooter from Wilmington, Del., was nation's most abashed baseball fan after gallant snare of Granny Hamner's bid for extra-base hit cost Philadelphia run and ball game with league-leading Cincinnati. Moaned repentant Harrison: "I thought it was a foul."

Tom Carroll, picture-striding 17-year-old Fordham Prep senior, slammed out of Downing Stadium chute, never stopped pouring it on until he covered half mile in 1:50.6 at New York's Randalls Island to break Don Bowden's U.S. inter-scholastic record. An "A" student, Tom is headed for Yale.

Franklin G. (Fritz) Clement, 57, Chicago stockbroker-golfer who contends pool-shooting dexterity as youth is responsible for present putting skill, put together pair of 73s for 146 to outstroke large field of venerable (55 and over) linksmen for his second straight U.S. seniors championship at Rye, N.Y.