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Newark Eagles (NW2) 8 Kansas City Monarchs (KCM) 1

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Game played on Tuesday, September 24, 1946 (N) at Ruppert Stadium, Kansas City MO
Postseason Championship Series

Newark Eagles                       0 0 2  0 2 3  1 0 0   -   8 14  0
Kansas City Monarchs                0 1 0  0 0 0  0 0 0   -   1  4  3

BATTING

Newark Eagles                        AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Jimmy Wilkes cf                       5   3   4    1     0   0     5   0
Pat Patterson 3b                      5   1   0    0     0   0     2   1
Larry Doby 2b                         4   1   2    2     1   0     1   3
Monte Irvin ss                        5   1   3    2     0   0     1   4
Lennie Pearson 1b                     5   0   2    0     0   0    12   0
Johnny Davis lf                       5   0   1    0     0   0     0   0
Bob Harvey rf                         3   0   1    0     1   0     0   1
Leon Ruffin c                         3   1   0    0     1   0     6   2
Rufus Lewis p                         4   1   1    0     0   0     0   1
Totals                               39   8  14    5     3   0    27  12


BATTING -
2B:  Jimmy Wilkes 2, Bob Harvey. 
3B:  Larry Doby. 
HR:  Monte Irvin. 
GDP:  Pat Patterson, Bob Harvey. 
Team LOB:  7

BASERUNNING -
SB:  Larry Doby, Monte Irvin. 

Kansas City Monarchs                 AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Chico Renfroe ss                      4   0   1    0     0   0     5   4
Herb Souell 3b                        4   0   1    0     0   0     1   2
Hank Thompson 2b                      3   0   0    0     0   0     4   3
Willard Brown cf                      3   1   1    0     0   0     0   0
Ted Strong rf                         3   0   0    0     0   0     1   1
Buck O`Neil 1b                        3   0   0    1     0   0     9   0
Johnie Scott lf                       3   0   0    0     0   0     3   0
Earl Taborn c                         3   0   1    0     0   0     4   2
Ted Alexander p                       1   0   0    0     0   0     0   0
  Satchel Paige p                     1   0   0    0     0   0     0   2
  Ford Smith ph                       1   0   0    0     0   0     0   0
Totals                               29   1   4    1     0   0    27  14

FIELDING -
DP: 2.  Chico Renfroe 2, Hank Thompson 2, Buck O`Neil 2. 
E: 3.  Chico Renfroe, Willard Brown, Earl Taborn. 

BATTING -
Team LOB:  1

BASERUNNING -
SB:  Willard Brown. 
CS:  Chico Renfroe. 

PITCHING

Newark Eagles                        IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Rufus Lewis W                        9       4   1    1   0   0   0  29
Totals                               9       4   1    1   0   0   0  29


Kansas City Monarchs                 IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Ted Alexander L                      4.2     6   4    3   2   0   0  21
Satchel Paige                        4.1     8   4    4   1   0   1  21
Totals                               9      14   8    7   3   0   1  42



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Umpires: HP - Bullet Rogan, 1B - Fred McCreary, 2B - Sylvester Vaughn, 3B -  

Time of Game: 2:00   Attendance: 3836

Retrosheet Play-by-Play Account
Game of Tuesday, 9/24/1946 -- Newark Eagles at Kansas City
Monarchs (N)

Starting Lineups:

   Newark                        Kansas City                   
1. J.Wilkes            cf        C.Renfroe           ss        
2. P.Patterson         3b        H.Souell            3b        
3. L.Doby              2b        H.Thompson          2b        
4. M.Irvin             ss        W.Brown             cf        
5. L.Pearson           1b        T.Strong            rf        
6. J.Davis             lf        B.O`Neil            1b        
7. B.Harvey            rf        J.Scott             lf        
8. L.Ruffin            c         E.Taborn            c         
9. R.Lewis             p         T.Alexander         p         

EAGLES 1ST: J.Wilkes singled; P.Patterson grounded into a double
play (H.Thompson to C.Renfroe to B.O`Neil) [J.Wilkes out at
second]; L.Doby walked; M.Irvin out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 0.

MONARCHS 1ST: C.Renfroe out on unknown play; H.Souell singled
to right field (B.Harvey to M.Irvin) [H.Souell out at second];
H.Thompson out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Eagles 0,
Monarchs 0.

EAGLES 2ND: L.Pearson out on unknown play; J.Davis out on
unknown play; B.Harvey walked; L.Ruffin out on unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 0.

MONARCHS 2ND: W.Brown singled; W.Brown stole second; T.Strong
out on unknown play [W.Brown to third]; B.O`Neil flied to
J.Wilkes [W.Brown scored]; J.Scott out on unknown play; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 1.

EAGLES 3RD: R.Lewis out on unknown play; J.Wilkes singled;
P.Patterson reached on an error by C.Renfroe [J.Wilkes to
second, P.Patterson to first]; L.Doby out on unknown play;
M.Irvin singled [J.Wilkes scored, P.Patterson scored (unearned)
(no RBI) (error by E.Taborn)]; L.Pearson out on unknown play; 2
R (1 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 2, Monarchs 1.

MONARCHS 3RD: E.Taborn out on unknown play; T.Alexander out on
unknown play; C.Renfroe singled; C.Renfroe was caught stealing
second (unknown fielder); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Eagles 2,
Monarchs 1.

EAGLES 4TH: J.Davis singled; B.Harvey grounded into a double
play (C.Renfroe to H.Thompson to B.O`Neil) [J.Davis out at
second]; L.Ruffin out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Eagles 2, Monarchs 1.

MONARCHS 4TH: H.Souell out on unknown play; H.Thompson out on
unknown play; W.Brown out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Eagles 2, Monarchs 1.

EAGLES 5TH: R.Lewis out on unknown play; J.Wilkes doubled;
P.Patterson out on unknown play; L.Doby singled to center field
[J.Wilkes scored (no RBI) (error by W.Brown), L.Doby to second];
S.PAIGE REPLACED T.ALEXANDER (PITCHING); M.Irvin singled [L.Doby
to third]; L.Doby stole home and M.Irvin stole second; L.Pearson
singled [M.Irvin to third]; J.Davis out on unknown play; 1 R, 4
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Eagles 4, Monarchs 1.

MONARCHS 5TH: T.Strong out on unknown play; B.O`Neil out on
unknown play; J.Scott out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Eagles 4, Monarchs 1.

EAGLES 6TH: B.Harvey out on unknown play; L.Ruffin walked;
R.Lewis singled [L.Ruffin to second]; J.Wilkes doubled [L.Ruffin
scored, R.Lewis to third]; P.Patterson out on unknown play;
L.Doby tripled to right field (T.Strong to E.Taborn) [R.Lewis
scored, J.Wilkes scored, L.Doby out at home]; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Eagles 7, Monarchs 1.

MONARCHS 6TH: E.Taborn singled; S.Paige out on unknown play;
C.Renfroe out on unknown play; H.Souell out on unknown play; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 7, Monarchs 1.

EAGLES 7TH: M.Irvin homered to rightfield; L.Pearson out on
unknown play; J.Davis out on unknown play; B.Harvey doubled;
L.Ruffin out on unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 8,
Monarchs 1.

MONARCHS 7TH: H.Thompson out on unknown play; W.Brown out on
unknown play; T.Strong out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Eagles 8, Monarchs 1.

EAGLES 8TH: R.Lewis out on unknown play; J.Wilkes out on
unknown play; P.Patterson out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Eagles 8, Monarchs 1.

MONARCHS 8TH: B.O`Neil out on unknown play; J.Scott out on
unknown play; E.Taborn out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Eagles 8, Monarchs 1.

EAGLES 9TH: L.Doby out on unknown play; M.Irvin out on unknown
play; L.Pearson singled; J.Davis out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 8, Monarchs 1.

MONARCHS 9TH: F.SMITH BATTED FOR S.PAIGE; F.Smith out on
unknown play; C.Renfroe out on unknown play; H.Souell out on
unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Eagles 8, Monarchs 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Eagles           8  14   0   7
 Monarchs         1   4   3   1


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