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Memphis Red Sox (MEM) 4 Cincinnati-Indianapolis Clowns (CIA) 3

Game played on Sunday, June 17, 1945 at Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL
Official Negro American League Game

CIA    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  1    -   3  8  1
MEM    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  1    0  0  2    -   4  8  2

BATTING

Cincinnati-Indianapolis Clowns       AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Henry Merchant cf                     5   0   1                         
Henry Smith 2b                        6   0   1                         
Goose Tatum 1b                        6   1   2                         
Alex Radcliff 3b                      5   0   1                         
Reinaldo Drake rf                     4   0   0    1                    
Hoss Walker ss                        4   0   1                         
Buster Haywood c                      4   0   0                         
  Sam Hairston c                      1   0   0                         
Raul Navarro lf                       5   2   1    1                    
Lazaro Medina p                       5   0   1                         
  Johnny Williams p                   0   0   0                         
Totals                               45   3   8                   35    

FIELDING -
E: 1. Goose Tatum

BATTING - HR: 1. Raul Navarro Team LOB: ? Memphis Red Sox AB R H RBI BB SO PO A Cowan Hyde rf 6 0 0 Fred Bankhead 2b 4 0 0 Willie Wells 2b 1 0 0 Jimmy Ford 3b 4 0 1 John Henry Oliver lf 1 0 0 Casey Jones c 6 1 2 Neil Robinson cf 5 1 2 1 Jelly Taylor 1b 4 0 1 1 Red Longley lf, 3b 4 1 0 1 T.J. Brown ss 5 0 1 Edgar Chatman p 5 0 1 Nat Rogers ph 0 0 0 Buck Felder pr 0 1 0 Totals 45 4 8 36 FIELDING - E: 2. Fred Bankhead, T.J. Brown
BATTING - 2B: 2. Casey Jones 2 HR: 1. Neil Robinson IBB: 1i. Neil Robinson 1i Team LOB: ? PITCHING Cincinnati-Indianapolis Clowns IP H R ER BB SO HR BFP Lazaro Medina L 11.2 7 4 3 5 1 Johnny Williams 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 Totals 11.2 8 4 3 5 1 45i IBB: 1i. Memphis Red Sox IP H R ER BB SO HR BFP Edgar Chatman W 12 8 3 3 8 1 45i Totals 12 8 3 3 8 1 45i i - incomplete Umpires: HP - ?, 3B - Roy Young Time of Game: ? Attendance: 7000 Run-Scoring Details (where known) Inning Run Scored RBI Pitcher(s) Top 9 Goose Tatum Reinaldo Drake Edgar Chatman
Play Sequence: ?; ?; FC.1X2;3-H
Inning Run Scored RBI Pitcher(s) Top 12 Raul Navarro Raul Navarro Edgar Chatman
Play Sequence: HR/7
Inning Run Scored RBI Pitcher(s) Bot 9 Neil Robinson Neil Robinson Lazaro Medina
Play Sequence: HR/7
Inning Run Scored RBI Pitcher(s) Bot 12 Buck Felder Jelly Taylor Lazaro Medina Bot 12 Casey Jones Red Longley Lazaro Medina, Johnny Williams
Play Sequence: W; D7.1-3; IW; S7.3-H;2-3;1-2; S9.3-H

Box score found for this game
Fielding statistics are assigned to a player`s first
fielding position if breakdown by position is not known.
MEM 3B Ford was ejected in the 9th inning for punching 3B umpire Young. He was escorted off the field by 9 policemen.
Young suffered a swollen cheek. Ford was fined $50.

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