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Homestead Grays (HOM) 6 Newark Eagles (NW2) 5

Game played on Sunday, July 4, 1943 at Griffith Stadium, Washington DC
Regular-Season game

Newark Eagles                       0 0 0  5 0 0  0  -   5  5  1
Homestead Grays                     0 2 1  1 0 2  x  -   6  8  1

BATTING

Newark Eagles                        AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Earl Richardson ss                    2   1   0    1     2         3   2
Murray Watkins 3b                     3   0   0    1     1         3   1
Larry Doby 2b                         3   0   1    1     1         0   3
Lennie Pearson 1b                     3   0   0    0     1         6   0
Johnny Davis cf                       4   1   1    0     0         2   0
Ed Stone rf                           3   1   1    0     1         0   0
Bob Harvey lf                         2   0   1    1     1         0   0
Leon Ruffin c                         3   1   0    1     0         4   1
Fred Hobgood p                        3   1   1    0     0         0   1
Totals                               26   5   5    5     7        18   8

FIELDING -
DP: 1.  Murray Watkins. 
E: 1.  Murray Watkins. 
PB: 1.  Leon Ruffin. 

BATTING -
Team LOB:  7


Homestead Grays                      AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Cool Papa Bell lf                     4   0   0    0     0         1   0
Jerry Benjamin cf                     4   1   2    0     0         1   0
Buck Leonard 1b                       2   1   0    0     2         3   0
Josh Gibson c                         2   2   2    3     2         8   0
Howard Easterling 2b                  4   1   3    1     0         3   2
Sam Bankhead ss                       4   0   0    0     0         3   2
Jud Wilson 3b                         1   0   1    0     2         1   1
Ray Brown rf                          3   0   0    0     0         1   0
Eugene Jones p                        1   0   0    0     0         0   1
  Edsall Walker p                     1   1   0    0     1         0   1
Totals                               26   6   8    4     7        21   7

FIELDING -
DP: 1.  Buck Leonard, Howard Easterling, Sam Bankhead. 
E: 1.  Jud Wilson. 

BATTING -
2B:  Josh Gibson. 
HR:  Josh Gibson. 
Team LOB:  9


PITCHING

Newark Eagles                        IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Fred Hobgood L                       6       8   6    4   7   4   1  33
Totals                               6       8   6    4   7   4   1  33

WP:  Fred Hobgood. 

Homestead Grays                      IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Eugene Jones                         3.2     5   5        5   4   0  21
Edsall Walker W                      3.1     0   0        2   4   0  12
Totals                               7       5   5        7   8   0  33



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Umpires: HP - Mo Harris, 1B - Ed Kemp, 3B - Eggie Greenfield

Time of Game: ?   Attendance: 6000


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