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Birmingham Black Barons (BIR) 3 Memphis Red Sox (MEM) 1

Game played on Sunday, July 14, 1940 at Martin Stadium, Memphis TN
Regular-Season game

Birmingham Black Barons             0 0 3  0 0 0  0 0 0   -   3  8  2
Memphis Red Sox                     0 0 0  0 0 0  1 0 0   -   1  6  2

BATTING

Birmingham Black Barons              AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Buddy Allen cf                        4   1   1    2     0         3   0
Tommy Sampson 2b                      4   0   2    1     0         1   6
Lyman Bostock 1b                      4   0   0    0     0         9   0
Jabbo Andrews lf                      4   0   0    0     0         0   0
Willie Nixon rf                       4   0   1    0     0         1   1
Ulysses Redd ss                       3   0   0    0     0         5   3
Sammy Burton 3b                       3   0   1    0     0         3   2
Paul Hardy c                          2   1   0    0     1         5   0
Dan Bankhead p                        2   1   2    0     0         0   2
  Eddie Snead p                       1   0   1    0     0         0   1
Totals                               31   3   8    3     1   6    27  15

FIELDING -
DP: 4.  Tommy Sampson 2, Lyman Bostock 3, Willie Nixon, Ulysses Redd 4. 
E: 2.  Ulysses Redd, Sammy Burton. 
PB: 1.  Paul Hardy. 

BATTING -
2B:  Buddy Allen. 
Team LOB:  2

BASERUNNING -
SB:  Paul Hardy. 

Memphis Red Sox                      AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Marlin Carter lf                      4   0   2    0     0         0   0
Fred Bankhead 2b                      3   0   0    0     0         3   4
Neil Robinson 3b                      3   0   0    0     1         1   3
Bill Bradford rf                      4   1   1    0     0         1   0
Larry Brown c                         4   0   2    1     0         5   5
T.J. Brown ss                         3   0   1    0     0         1   1
Jelly Taylor 1b                       3   0   0    0     1        14   2
Red Longley cf                        3   0   0    0     1         1   0
Verdell Mathis p                      3   0   0    0     0         1   5
  Lafayette Dumas                     1   0   0    0     0         0   0
Totals                               31   1   6    1     3   6    27  20

FIELDING -
DP: 1.  Fred Bankhead. 
E: 2.  T.J. Brown, Verdell Mathis. 

BATTING -
2B:  Bill Bradford. 
SH:  Fred Bankhead, T.J. Brown. 
Team LOB:  8

BASERUNNING -
SB:  Marlin Carter 2. 

PITCHING

Birmingham Black Barons              IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Dan Bankhead W                       6       4   1    1   2   5   0  24
Eddie Snead                          3       2   0    0   1   1   0  12
Totals                               9       6   1    1   3   6   0  36

WP:  Dan Bankhead. 

Memphis Red Sox                      IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Verdell Mathis L                     9       8   3    3   1   6   0  32
Totals                               9       8   3    3   1   6   0  32



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Umpires: HP - Greenie Walls, 1B - W. Goodman, 3B - West Buntyn

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