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Kansas City Monarchs (KCM) 5 Newark Eagles (NW2) 1

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Game played on Wednesday, September 25, 1946 (N) at Comiskey Park I, Chicago IL
Postseason Championship Series

Newark Eagles                       0 0 0  0 0 0  0 1 0   -   1 10  0
Kansas City Monarchs                0 0 0  1 0 2  2 0 x   -   5  9  0

BATTING

Newark Eagles                        AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Jimmy Wilkes cf                       4   0   2    0     0   0     1   0
Clarence Isreal 3b                    3   0   1    0     0   0     0   1
Larry Doby 2b                         3   0   0    0     1   0     0   1
Monte Irvin ss                        4   1   2    0     0   0     2   1
Lennie Pearson 1b                     4   0   2    1     0   0     9   0
Johnny Davis lf                       4   0   0    0     0   0     1   0
Bob Harvey rf                         4   0   1    0     0   0     4   0
Leon Ruffin c                         4   0   1    0     0   0     7   2
Max Manning p                         4   0   1    0     0   0     0   3
Totals                               34   1  10    1     1   0    24   8


BATTING -
2B:  Lennie Pearson. 
SH:  Clarence Isreal. 
Team LOB:  8


Kansas City Monarchs                 AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Chico Renfroe ss                      4   1   1    0     0   0     0   6
Herb Souell 3b                        4   0   0    0     0   0     1   4
Hank Thompson 2b                      3   2   2    0     1   1     3   1
Willard Brown cf                      4   0   1    2     0   0     2   0
Buck O`Neil 1b                        3   0   1    1     0   2    16   0
Johnie Scott lf                       4   1   2    0     0   1     2   0
Ford Smith rf                         2   0   1    1     2   0     0   0
Earl Taborn c                         4   0   0    0     0   1     3   0
Hilton Smith p                        4   1   1    0     0   0     0   8
Totals                               32   5   9    4     3   5    27  19


BATTING -
2B:  Hank Thompson, Willard Brown. 
3B:  Buck O`Neil, Johnie Scott. 
SH:  Buck O`Neil. 
IW:  Ford Smith. 
Team LOB:  7

BASERUNNING -
SB:  Hank Thompson. 

PITCHING

Newark Eagles                        IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Max Manning L                        8       9   5    5   3   5   0  36
Totals                               8       9   5    5   3   5   0  36

WP:  Max Manning 2. 
IW:  Max Manning. 

Kansas City Monarchs                 IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Hilton Smith W                       9      10   1    1   1   0   0  36
Totals                               9      10   1    1   1   0   0  36



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Umpires: HP - ?

Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 4000

Retrosheet Play-by-Play Account
Game of Wednesday, 9/25/1946 -- Newark Eagles at Kansas City
Monarchs (N)

Starting Lineups:

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

EAGLES 1ST: J.Wilkes singled; C.Isreal out on a sacrifice bunt
(unknown fielder) [J.Wilkes to second]; L.Doby walked; M.Irvin
out on unknown play; L.Pearson out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 0.

MONARCHS 1ST: C.Renfroe out on unknown play; H.Souell out on
unknown play; H.Thompson singled; W.Brown out on unknown play; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 0.

EAGLES 2ND: J.Davis out on unknown play; B.Harvey singled;
L.Ruffin singled [B.Harvey to second]; M.Manning out on unknown
play; J.Wilkes out on unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Eagles 0, Monarchs 0.

MONARCHS 2ND: B.O`Neil tripled; J.Scott out on unknown play;
F.Smith out on unknown play; E.Taborn out on unknown play; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 0.

EAGLES 3RD: C.Isreal singled; L.Doby out on unknown play;
M.Irvin out on unknown play; L.Pearson singled [C.Isreal to
second]; J.Davis out on unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Eagles 0, Monarchs 0.

MONARCHS 3RD: H.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 0, Monarchs 0.

EAGLES 4TH: B.Harvey out on unknown play; L.Ruffin out on
unknown play; M.Manning singled; J.Wilkes out on unknown play; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 0.

MONARCHS 4TH: H.Thompson walked; W.Brown popped to L.Ruffin in
foul territory; B.O`Neil struck out while H.Thompson stole
second; J.Scott singled to shortstop [H.Thompson to third];
F.Smith singled to center field [H.Thompson scored, J.Scott to
second]; E.Taborn lined to B.Harvey; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Eagles 0, Monarchs 1.

EAGLES 5TH: C.Isreal out on unknown play; L.Doby out on unknown
play; M.Irvin singled; L.Pearson out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 1.

MONARCHS 5TH: H.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 0, Monarchs 1.

EAGLES 6TH: J.Davis out on unknown play; B.Harvey out on
unknown play; L.Ruffin out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 1.

MONARCHS 6TH: H.Thompson doubled to left field; W.Brown
grounded out (L.Doby to L.Pearson) [H.Thompson to third];
B.O`Neil out on a sacrifice bunt (L.Pearson unassisted)
[H.Thompson scored]; J.Scott tripled to left field; F.Smith was
walked intentionally; M.Manning threw a wild pitch [J.Scott
scored, F.Smith to second]; M.Manning threw a wild pitch
[F.Smith to third]; E.Taborn out on unknown play; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 3.

EAGLES 7TH: M.Manning out on unknown play; J.Wilkes singled;
J.Wilkes was picked off first (unknown fielder); C.Isreal out on
unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 3.

MONARCHS 7TH: H.Smith singled to right field; C.Renfroe singled
to left field [H.Smith to second]; H.Souell popped to M.Irvin in
foul territory; H.Thompson struck out; W.Brown doubled to right
field [H.Smith scored, C.Renfroe scored]; B.O`Neil struck out; 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Eagles 0, Monarchs 5.

EAGLES 8TH: L.Doby out on unknown play; M.Irvin singled;
L.Pearson doubled to center field [M.Irvin scored]; L.Pearson
was picked off second (unknown fielder); J.Davis out on unknown
play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Eagles 1, Monarchs 5.

MONARCHS 8TH: J.Scott struck out; F.Smith walked; E.Taborn
struck out; H.Smith out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Eagles 1, Monarchs 5.

EAGLES 9TH: B.Harvey out on unknown play; L.Ruffin out on
unknown play; M.Manning out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Eagles 1, Monarchs 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Eagles           1  10   0   8
 Monarchs         5   9   0   7


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