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Newark Eagles (NW2) 13 Homestead Grays (HOM) 4

Game played on Sunday, July 4, 1948 at Griffith Stadium, Washington, DC
Official Negro National League Game

NW2    0  0  0    0  4  2    7  0  0    -  13 12  1
HOM    1  0  2    0  0  1    0  0  0    -   4  9  3

BATTING

Newark Eagles                        AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Jimmy Wilkes cf                       5   3   1    3               6   1
Curley Williams ss                    5   1   1    0               0   2
Lennie Pearson 1b                     4   1   2    0               8   1
Monte Irvin 3b                        3   0   0    0               2   0
Bob Harvey rf                         5   0   2    3               1   0
Cotton Williams lf                    5   1   1    0               3   0
Leroy Williams 2b                     4   2   2    0               1   4
Ziggy Marcell c                       2   2   1    0               5   0
Max Manning p                         5   3   2    4               1   1
Totals                               38  13  12   10              27   9

FIELDING -
DP: 1. Curley Williams-Leroy Williams-Lennie Pearson. 
E: 1. Curley Williams
PB: 2. Ziggy Marcell 2

BATTING - 2B: 1. Leroy Williams 3B: 1. Jimmy Wilkes Team LOB: 1
BASERUNNING - SB: 2. Monte Irvin, Ziggy Marcell Homestead Grays AB R H RBI BB SO PO A Luis Marquez 2b, cf 4 2 2 1 3 1 Charles Gary 3b 4 0 2 2 4 4 Bob Thurman cf, rf 4 0 0 1 2 0 Buck Leonard 1b 4 0 1 0 10 0 Garnett Blair pr 0 0 0 0 Luke Easter lf 4 0 0 0 1 0 Tom Parker rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 Sam Bankhead 2b 1 0 1 0 3 2 Eudie Napier c 4 1 1 0 3 3 Ervin Fowlkes ss 4 0 0 0 0 3 Lonnie Blair p 1 1 1 0 0 0 Lefty Bell p 1 0 1 0 0 0 Willie Smith p 1 0 0 0 0 0 Totals 35 4 9 4 27 14 FIELDING - E: 3. Buck Leonard, Ervin Fowlkes, Willie Smith
BATTING - Team LOB: 11
BASERUNNING - SB: 3. Luis Marquez 2, Charles Gary PITCHING Newark Eagles IP H R ER BB SO HR BFP Max Manning W 9 9 4 6 0 35i Totals 9 9 4 6 0 35i Homestead Grays IP H R ER BB SO HR BFP Lonnie Blair L 4.1 4 5 0 Lefty Bell 3 6 9i 3 0 Willie Smith 1.2 2 0 0 1 0 Totals 9 12 13 9 0 38i i - incomplete Umpires: HP - Owens, 1B - Kemp, 3B - Eggie Greenfield Time of Game: ? Attendance: 3500

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