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no chin. I tried to get a hold of McDonald, the fella that was there scoutin' me. I was goin' to explain the thing to him. But he'd left town before I could catch him. It seems, though, that, he'd set over to the side where he couldn't see what a lousy strike it was and he told a friend of mine that he couldn't recommend a man that would take a third strike when a base hit would of tied up the game; that on top of me `missin" Boone at third "
,knother half inning was over and Healy started for the thirdbase coaching line without waiting for the manager to reach the bench. His teammates were not in a position to see the glance he threw at a certain spot in the stand as he walked to his " work." When the side was retired scoreless and he had returned to his corner of the dugout he looked more desolate than ever.
" Women 1" he said. " Why, if it wasn't for women I'd be playin' third base for IIuggins; I'd have Joe Dugan's job; I'd be livin' right here in the capital of the world."
" How do you make that out? " asked Young Jake.
" It's a long story," said IIealy, "but I can tell you in a few words. We was playin' the New York Club out home. Frank Baker had began to slip and IIuggins was lookin' for a good young fella to take his place. He was crazy to get me, but lie had heard that I didn't want to play in New York. This had came from me kiddin' with some of the boys on the New York Club, tellin"em I wouldn't play here if they give me the town. So Huggins wanted to make sure before he started a trade. And he didn't want no one to see him talkin' to me. So he came around one night to the hotel where I was livin' at the time. I was up in my room waitin' -:or the phone gal to be off duty. She was stuck on me and I had a date to take her for a drive. So when Huggins come to see me she said I`vas out. She was afraid her date was goin' to be interfered with. So Huggins went away and his club left town that night."
" What did you do to her ?" asked Jake.
" Oh, I couldn't do nothin' to her," said Healy. " She claimed she didn't know who it was."
" Didn't he give his name?"
" No."
" Then how do you know it was Huggins?
" She said it was a little fella."
" I3e ain't the only little fella."
" :EIe's the littlest fella I know," said Healy.
" But you ain't sure what he wanted to see you for."
" What would Huggins want to see me for-to scratch my

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