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Homestead Grays (HOM) 10 Newark Eagles (NW2) 8

Game played on Monday, May 10, 1943 (N) at Mooers Field, Richmond VA
Exhibition game

Newark Eagles                       2 0 1  0 2 3  0 0 0   -   8 10  2
Homestead Grays                     4 2 0  0 0 0  2 2 x   -  10  9  3

BATTING

Newark Eagles                        AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Murray Watkins ss                     4   2   2    0     1         2   1
Leon Day cf                           3   0   1    0     1         1   0
Larry Doby 2b                         4   2   2    1     1         1   7
Lennie Pearson 1b                     4   1   1    1     1        12   1
Johnny Davis lf                       3   2   2    3     2         3   0
Larry St. Thomas c                    2   0   0    0     0         2   0
  Leon Ruffin c                       2   0   0    0     0         1   0
Wilmore Williams rf                   3   0   1    0     0         2   0
Austin Davis 3b                       3   0   0    0     0         0   0
Jimmy Hill p                          0   0   0    0     0         0   0
  Cotton Williams p                   3   1   1    0     0         0   1
  James Brown p                       1   0   0    0     0         0   0
Totals                               32   8  10    5     6        24  10

FIELDING -
E: 2.  Austin Davis 2. 

BATTING -
2B:  Larry Doby, Cotton Williams. 
HR:  Johnny Davis. 
SH:  Leon Day, Austin Davis. 
HBP:  Wilmore Williams. 
Team LOB:  6

BASERUNNING -
SB:  Larry Doby. 

Homestead Grays                      AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Cool Papa Bell cf                     3   1   2    2     1         5   0
Jerry Benjamin lf                     3   2   2    4     1         3   1
Buck Leonard 1b                       4   2   2    1     0         5   0
Josh Gibson c                         4   1   1    3     0         9   0
Sam Bankhead ss                       4   0   0    0     0         2   2
Jud Wilson 3b                         3   0   0    0     1         0   0
Howard Easterling rf                  4   1   0    0     0         2   0
Joe Spencer 2b                        3   1   1    0     1         1   1
Charlie Shields p                     3   2   1    0     0         0   1
  Willie Stevenson p                  0   0   0    0     0         0   0
  Ray Brown ph, p                     1   0   0    0     0         0   0
Totals                               32  10   9   10     4        27   5

FIELDING -
E: 3.  Buck Leonard, Jud Wilson, Joe Spencer. 

BATTING -
2B:  Charlie Shields. 
3B:  Buck Leonard. 
HR:  Jerry Benjamin, Josh Gibson. 
Team LOB:  2


PITCHING

Newark Eagles                        IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Jimmy Hill                           2       4   6        2   2   2  12
Cotton Williams L                    5       5   4        2   1   0  21
James Brown                          1       0   0        0   0   0  3
Totals                               8       9  10        4   3   2  36


Homestead Grays                      IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Charlie Shields                      5.1     9   8        6   6   1  29
Willie Stevenson W                   2.2     1   0        0   1   0  9
Ray Brown SV                         1       0   0        0   2   0  3
Totals                               9      10   8        6   9   1  41

HBP:  Willie Stevenson. 


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Umpires: HP -  Christmas, 1B -  Brown

Time of Game: 2:15   Attendance: 


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