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Newark Eagles (NW2) 5 Philadelphia Stars (PH5) 2

Game played on Wednesday, May 17, 1939 (N) at Ruppert Stadium, Newark NJ
Regular-Season game

Philadelphia Stars                  1 0 0  0 0 0  0 1 0   -   2  7  1
Newark Eagles                       0 0 0  0 2 3  0 0 x   -   5  7  1

BATTING

Philadelphia Stars                   AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Clyde Spearman rf                     4   1   1    0     0   0     0   0
Leroy Morney 2b                       3   1   1    0     1   0     1   1
Roy Parnell lf                        4   0   2    1     0   0     0   0
Jake Dunn ss                          3   0   0    0     1   0     0   1
Gene Benson cf                        4   0   0    0     0   0     1   0
Bill Perkins c                        4   0   2    1     0   0     0   0
Jud Wilson 3b                         4   0   0    0     0   0     0   0
Curtis Harris 1b                      4   0   0    0     0   0     1   0
Rocky Ellis p                         1   0   1    0     1   0     0   0
  Sam Thompson p                      1   0   0    0     0   0     0   0
  Webster McDonald ph                 1   0   0    0     0   0     0   0
Totals                               33   2   7    2     3   0    24   2

FIELDING -
DP: 1.  Leroy Morney, Jake Dunn, Curtis Harris. 
E: 1.  Jud Wilson. 

BATTING -
Team LOB:  7


Newark Eagles                        AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Charlie Biot cf                       4   0   0    0     0   0     0   0
Dick Seay 2b                          3   1   0    0     1   0     0   0
Willie Wells ss                       4   1   1    0     0   0     0   0
Fred Wilson lf                        4   0   2    0     0   0     0   0
Mule Suttles 1b                       4   2   2    3     0   0     2   0
Ed Stone rf                           3   1   1    0     1   0     0   0
Lennie Pearson 3b                     4   0   0    0     0   0     0   0
Johnny Hayes c                        2   0   0    0     1   0     0   0
James Brown p                         3   0   1    2     0   0     0   2
Totals                               31   5   7    5     3   0    27   2

FIELDING -
E: 1.  Willie Wells. 

BATTING -
HR:  Mule Suttles. 
GDP:  Mule Suttles. 
Team LOB:  5


PITCHING

Philadelphia Stars                   IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Rocky Ellis L                        5.1     5   5    5   3   0   1  23
Sam Thompson                         2.2     2   0    0   0   0   0  11
Totals                               8       7   5    5   3   0   1  34


Newark Eagles                        IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
James Brown W                        9       7   2    2   3   0   0  36
Totals                               9       7   2    2   3   0   0  36



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Umpires: HP - ?

Time of Game: 0:00   Attendance: 0

Retrosheet Play-by-Play Account
Game of Wednesday, 5/17/1939, game 1 -- Philadelphia Stars at
Newark Eagles (N)

Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia                  Newark                        
1. C.Spearman          rf        C.Biot              cf        
2. L.Morney            2b        D.Seay              2b        
3. R.Parnell           lf        W.Wells             ss        
4. J.Dunn              ss        F.Wilson            lf        
5. G.Benson            cf        M.Suttles           1b        
6. B.Perkins           c         E.Stone             rf        
7. J.Wilson            3b        L.Pearson           3b        
8. C.Harris            1b        J.Hayes             c         
9. R.Ellis             p         J.Brown             p         

STARS 1ST: Play-by-play deduced from newspaper game stories and
box sc; C.Spearman singled; L.Morney singled [C.Spearman to
second]; R.Parnell singled [C.Spearman scored, L.Morney to
second]; J.Dunn out on unknown play; G.Benson out on unknown
play; B.Perkins out on unknown play; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Stars 1, Eagles 0.

EAGLES 1ST: C.Biot out on unknown play; D.Seay out on unknown
play; W.Wells out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Stars
1, Eagles 0.

STARS 2ND: J.Wilson out on unknown play; C.Harris out on
unknown play; R.Ellis singled; R.Ellis was picked off first
(J.Brown to M.Suttles); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Stars 1, Eagles 0.

EAGLES 2ND: F.Wilson singled; M.Suttles grounded into a double
play (J.Dunn to L.Morney to C.Harris) [F.Wilson out at second];
E.Stone out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Stars 1,
Eagles 0.

STARS 3RD: C.Spearman out on unknown play; L.Morney out on
unknown play; R.Parnell out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Stars 1, Eagles 0.

EAGLES 3RD: L.Pearson out on unknown play; J.Hayes out on
unknown play; J.Brown out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Stars 1, Eagles 0.

STARS 4TH: J.Dunn out on unknown play; G.Benson out on unknown
play; B.Perkins singled; J.Wilson out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Stars 1, Eagles 0.

EAGLES 4TH: C.Biot out on unknown play; D.Seay out on unknown
play; W.Wells out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Stars
1, Eagles 0.

STARS 5TH: C.Harris out on unknown play; R.Ellis walked;
C.Spearman out on unknown play; L.Morney out on unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Stars 1, Eagles 0.

EAGLES 5TH: F.Wilson out on unknown play; M.Suttles singled;
E.Stone walked [M.Suttles to second]; L.Pearson flied to
G.Benson [M.Suttles to third]; J.Hayes walked [E.Stone to
second]; J.Brown singled [M.Suttles scored, E.Stone scored,
J.Hayes to second]; C.Biot out on unknown play; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Stars 1, Eagles 2.

STARS 6TH: R.Parnell out on unknown play; J.Dunn walked;
G.Benson out on unknown play; B.Perkins out on unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Stars 1, Eagles 2.

EAGLES 6TH: D.Seay walked; W.Wells singled [D.Seay to second];
F.Wilson out on unknown play; M.Suttles homered to centerfield
[D.Seay scored, W.Wells scored]; S.THOMPSON REPLACED R.ELLIS
(PITCHING); E.Stone singled; L.Pearson out on unknown play;
J.Hayes out on unknown play; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Stars 1,
Eagles 5.

STARS 7TH: J.Wilson reached on an error by W.Wells [J.Wilson to
first]; C.Harris out on unknown play; S.Thompson out on unknown
play; C.Spearman out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Stars 1, Eagles 5.

EAGLES 7TH: J.Brown out on unknown play; C.Biot reached on an
error by J.Wilson [C.Biot to first]; D.Seay out on unknown play;
W.Wells out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Stars 1,
Eagles 5.

STARS 8TH: L.Morney walked; R.Parnell singled [L.Morney to
second]; J.Dunn out on unknown play; G.Benson out on unknown
play; B.Perkins singled [L.Morney scored, R.Parnell to second];
B.Perkins was picked off first (J.Brown to M.Suttles); 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Stars 2, Eagles 5.

EAGLES 8TH: F.Wilson singled; M.Suttles out on unknown play;
E.Stone out on unknown play; L.Pearson out on unknown play; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Stars 2, Eagles 5.

STARS 9TH: J.Wilson out on unknown play; C.Harris out on
unknown play; W.MCDONALD BATTED FOR S.THOMPSON; W.McDonald out
on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Stars 2, Eagles 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Stars            2   7   1   7
 Eagles           5   7   1   5


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