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Newark Eagles (NW2) 7 Homestead Grays (HOM) 6

Game played on Sunday, August 8, 1943 (N) at Griffith Stadium, Washington DC
Regular-Season game

Newark Eagles                       1 1 0  0 0 0  5  -   7  8  1
Homestead Grays                     0 0 4  0 0 0  2  -   6  8  1

BATTING

Newark Eagles                        AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Murray Watkins 3b                     3   2   2    1     1         0   1
Leon Day 2b, p                        2   0   1    0     1         1   3
  Ed Butler 2b                        0   0   0    0     0         0   1
Ed Stone lf                           4   0   1    1     0         2   1
Lennie Pearson 1b                     4   1   0    0     0        10   1
Bob Harvey rf                         4   1   0    0     0         0   0
Johnny Davis cf                       4   0   1    3     0         2   0
Leon Ruffin c                         4   0   0    0     0         6   1
Cotton Williams ss                    2   2   1    0     1         0   1
Leniel Hooker p                       2   0   1    0     0         0   0
  Mule Suttles ph                     1   1   1    2     0         0   0
  Jimmy Hill p                        0   0   0    0     0         0   0
Totals                               30   7   8    7     3        21   9

FIELDING -
DP: 1.  Ed Stone, Lennie Pearson. 
E: 1.  Bob Harvey. 

BATTING -
2B:  Johnny Davis. 
HR:  Mule Suttles. 
SH:  Leon Day. 
HBP:  Cotton Williams. 
IW: ?. 
Team LOB:  7


Homestead Grays                      AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Cool Papa Bell lf                     3   0   0    0     1         1   0
Jerry Benjamin cf                     4   1   2    0     0         3   0
Buck Leonard 1b                       3   2   2    1     1         9   0
Josh Gibson c                         2   1   1    0     2         3   0
Jud Wilson 3b                         3   1   1    1     1         0   0
  Matt Carlisle pr                    0   0   0    0     0         0   0
Sam Bankhead ss                       4   1   1    1     0         1   3
Vic Harris rf                         4   0   1    3     0         1   0
Joe Spencer 2b                        3   0   0    0     0         3   3
  Roy Partlow ph                      1   0   0    0     0         0   0
Edsall Walker p                       3   0   0    0     0         0   2
Totals                               30   6   8    6     5        21   8

FIELDING -
E: 1.  Jud Wilson. 

BATTING -
2B:  Jerry Benjamin, Buck Leonard 2. 
Team LOB:  8

BASERUNNING -
CS:  Josh Gibson. 

PITCHING

Newark Eagles                        IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Leniel Hooker                        6       6   4        4   3   0  30
Jimmy Hill                           0       0   1        1       0  1
Leon Day W                           1       2   1        0       0  4
Totals                               7       8   6        5       0  35

Jimmy Hill pitched to 1 batters in the 7th inning

Homestead Grays                      IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Edsall Walker L                      7       8   7        3   4   1  35
Totals                               7       8   7        3   4   1  35

HBP:  Edsall Walker. 
IW:  Edsall Walker. 


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Umpires: HP - Fred McCreary, 1B - Ed Kemp, 3B - Eggie Greenfield

Time of Game: ?   Attendance: 6500


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