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Kansas City Monarchs (KCM) 6 Indianapolis Clowns (IN9) 5

Game played on Thursday, August 21, 1947 (N) at Fans Field, Decatur IL
Regular-Season game

Kansas City Monarchs                3 0 0  0 0 1  0 2 0   -   6  8  3
Indianapolis Clowns                 0 2 0  0 0 0  0 0 3   -   5 10  3

BATTING

Kansas City Monarchs                 AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Thomas Favors rf                      3   1   1    0     2         1   0
Herb Souell 3b                        5   0   1    0     0         1   2
Joe Greene lf                         5   1   1    1     0         0   0
  Cannonball Berry p                  0   0   0    0     0         0   1
Buck O`Neil 1b                        5   2   3    1     0        12   0
Johnie Scott cf                       4   2   1    0     0         2   0
Earl Taborn c                         3   0   0    1     0         9   1
Chico Renfroe ss                      2   0   1    1     2         1   4
Tom Cooper 2b                         4   0   0    0     0         1   2
Jim LaMarque p, lf                    4   0   0    0     0         0   3
Totals                               35   6   8    4     4   3    27    

FIELDING -
E: 3.  Chico Renfroe, Tom Cooper, Jim LaMarque. 

BATTING -
2B:  Joe Greene, Buck O`Neil, Johnie Scott. 
SH:  Earl Taborn. 
Team LOB:  7

BASERUNNING -
SB:  Thomas Favors, Herb Souell 2, Buck O`Neil 2, Johnie Scott. 

Indianapolis Clowns                  AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Coco Ferrer ss                        4   0   1    0     0         2   2
  Leonard Pigg c                      1   1   1    1     0         2   0
Vicente Villafane rf, ss              5   0   2    1     0         3   4
Ray Neil 2b                           5   0   1    1     0         2   3
Robert Abernathy lf                   4   1   0    0     0         2   0
Sam Hairston 3b                       5   1   2    0     0         1   5
Reinaldo Drake cf                     3   0   0    0     0         0   0
  Johnny Williams                     1   0   1    0     0         0   0
Buster Haywood c, rf                  4   0   1    2     0         2   0
Henry Merchant 1b                     3   1   0    0     1        13   1
Tomas Quinones p                      3   0   1    0     0         0   1
  Hoss Walker p                       0   0   0    0     0         0   0
  Juan Guilbe                         1   1   0    0     0         0   0
Totals                               39   5  10    5     1   7    27    

FIELDING -
DP: 1.  Vicente Villafane 2, Henry Merchant. 
E: 3.  Coco Ferrer, Reinaldo Drake, Henry Merchant. 

BATTING -
2B:  Vicente Villafane, Sam Hairston. 
HBP:  Robert Abernathy. 
Team LOB:  9


PITCHING

Kansas City Monarchs                 IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Jim LaMarque W                       8.2    10   5    4   1   7   0  40
Cannonball Berry SV                  0.1     0   0    0   0   0   0  1
Totals                               9      10   5    4   1   7   0  41

HBP:  Cannonball Berry. 

Indianapolis Clowns                  IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Tomas Quinones L                     8.1     8   6        4   2   0  38
Hoss Walker                          0.2     0   0    0   0   1   0  2
Totals                               9       8   6        4   3   0  40



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Umpires: HP -  Serafian, 1B -  Douglas

Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 2747


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