Caps Seek Ed Malone as Manager
VANCOUVER, Feb. 3—Ed Malone, former Pacific Coast League and major league catcher, is being considered for the manager of the Western International Baseball League Vancouver Capilanos, it was reported Tuesday.
The report says Malone, who served with the Hollywood Stars of the PCL last year, is highly regarded by Caps General Manager Dewey Soriano.
Malone is owned by Pittsburgh Pirates and negotiations for him will open when Branch Rickey, Pittsburgh owner, arrives on the west coast next week.
Seals Sign Del Sarto, Day
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 3.— A pitcher and catcher who played in the Western International Baseball League last season signed contracts Tuesday with the San Francisco Seals of the Pacific Coast League.
Contracts were inked by Tommy DelSarto, who pitched for Yakima, and Bob Day, a catcher with Victoria in the 1952 season.