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Retrosheet Boxscore: Kansas City Monarchs (KCM) 8, Homestead Grays (HOM) 4

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Kansas City Monarchs (KCM) 8, Homestead Grays (HOM) 4

Game played on Thursday, September 10, 1942 at Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, PA

                              

Play-by-play deduced from newspaper game stories and box scores. Fielding credits from newspaper box scores.

KCM  1 0 0  1 0 0  0 3 3   -   8 11  1                              
HOM  0 0 0  0 0 0  0 4 0   -   4 11  4                              
                              
BATTING                              
                              
Kansas City Monarchs              AB   R   H   RBI      BB   SO      PO   A
Willie Simms lf                   5    1    1    0       0            0    0
Newt Allen 3b                     4    0    0    0       0            0    1
Herb Souell 3b                    0    0    0    0       0            0    0
Ted Strong rf                     5    2    2    0       0            1    0
Willard Brown cf                  3    2    1    0       2            4    0
Joe Greene c                      4    3    3    1       1            8    0
Buck O'Neil 1b                    4    0    1    2       0           10    1
Bonnie Serrell 2b                 4    0    1    3       0            2    2
Jesse Williams ss                 4    0    2    0       0            1    3
Hilton Smith p                    2    0    0    0       0            0    2
Satchel Paige p                   2    0    0    0       0            1    0
Totals                           37    8   11    6       3    4      27    9
                              
FIELDING -                              
E: Willie Simms                             
                              
BATTING -                              
2B: Ted Strong; Jesse Williams 2                             
3B: Bonnie Serrell                             
SH: Herb Souell; Buck O'Neil                             
Team LOB: 7                              
                              
SB: Willard Brown; Joe Greene; Buck O'Neil; Jesse Williams                             
                              
Homestead Grays                   AB   R   H   RBI      BB   SO      PO   A
Jerry Benjamin cf                 5    0    3    1       0            5    1
Vic Harris lf                     5    0    1    0       0            0    0
Howard Easterling 3b, 2b          5    0    1    0       0            1    1
Josh Gibson c                     4    0    0    0       1    1       5    2
Buck Leonard 1b                   4    1    1    0       0    1      14    0
Sam Bankhead ss                   3    1    1    0       0    1       0    1
Ray Brown rf                      3    1    1    0       1            0    0
Chester Williams 2b               3    0    1    0       0            2    5
Jud Wilson ph, 3b                 1    1    1    2       0            0    0
Roy Partlow p                     3    0    1    0       0            0    3
Johnny Wright p                   0    0    0    0       0            0    0
David Whatley ph                  1    0    0    0       0            0    0
Roy Welmaker p                    0    0    0    0       0            0    0
Spoon Carter p                    0    0    0    0       0            0    0
Totals                           37    4   11    3       2    5      27   13
                              
FIELDING -                              
E: Jerry Benjamin; Vic Harris; Sam Bankhead 2                             
                              
BATTING -                              
3B: Jud Wilson                             
SH: Sam Bankhead                             
HBP: Buck Leonard                             
Team LOB: 10                              
                              
                              
PITCHING                              
                              
Kansas City Monarchs              IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO   HR   BFP      
Hilton Smith W                     5    5    0    0    2    2    0    22      
Satchel Paige                      4    6    4    2    0    3    0    19      
Totals                             9   11    4    2    2    5    0    41      
                              
HBP: Hilton Smith                             
                              
Homestead Grays                   IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO   HR   BFP      
Roy Partlow L                    7.2    9    5    5    1    3    0    35      
Johnny Wright                    0.1    0    0    0    0    0    0     1      
Roy Welmaker                     0.2    1    3         2    1    0     5      
Spoon Carter                     0.1    1    0    0    0    0    0     1      
Totals                             9   11    8         3    4    0    42      
                              
                              
Time of Game: -   Attendance: 5219                              
                              
Retrosheet Play-by-Play Account
Game of Thursday, 9/10/1942 -- Kansas City Monarchs at Homestead
Grays (N)

Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City                   Homestead                     
1. W.Simms             lf        J.Benjamin          cf        
2. N.Allen             3b        V.Harris            lf        
3. T.Strong            rf        H.Easterling        3b        
4. W.Brown             cf        J.Gibson            c         
5. J.Greene            c         B.Leonard           1b        
6. B.O'Neil            1b        S.Bankhead          ss        
7. B.Serrell           2b        R.Brown             rf        
8. J.Williams          ss        C.Williams          2b        
9. H.Smith             p         R.Partlow           p         

MONARCHS 1ST: W.Simms out on unknown play; N.Allen out on
unknown play; T.Strong doubled to center field [T.Strong to
third (error by J.Benjamin)]; W.Brown walked; W.Brown stole
second; J.Greene singled [T.Strong scored, W.Brown to third];
B.O'Neil out on unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Monarchs 1,
Grays 0.

GRAYS 1ST: J.Benjamin out on unknown play; V.Harris out on
unknown play; H.Easterling out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Monarchs 1, Grays 0.

MONARCHS 2ND: B.Serrell reached on an error by S.Bankhead
[B.Serrell to first]; J.Williams out on unknown play; H.Smith
out on unknown play; W.Simms out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Monarchs 1, Grays 0.

GRAYS 2ND: J.Gibson walked; B.Leonard was hit by a pitch
[J.Gibson to second]; S.Bankhead out on a sacrifice bunt
(T.Strong unassisted) [J.Gibson to third, B.Leonard to second];
R.Brown walked; C.Williams out on unknown play; R.Partlow out on
unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Monarchs 1, Grays 0.

MONARCHS 3RD: N.Allen out on unknown play; T.Strong out on
unknown play; W.Brown out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Monarchs 1, Grays 0.

GRAYS 3RD: J.Benjamin singled; J.Benjamin was caught stealing
second (T.Strong unassisted); V.Harris singled; H.Easterling out
on unknown play; J.Gibson out on unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Monarchs 1, Grays 0.

MONARCHS 4TH: J.Greene singled; B.O'Neil out on unknown play;
B.Serrell out on unknown play; J.Williams doubled [J.Greene to
third]; J.Greene stole home and J.Williams stole third; H.Smith
out on unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 2, Grays 0.

GRAYS 4TH: B.Leonard out on unknown play; S.Bankhead out on
unknown play; R.Brown singled; C.Williams out on unknown play; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 2, Grays 0.

MONARCHS 5TH: W.Simms out on unknown play; N.Allen out on
unknown play; T.Strong out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Monarchs 2, Grays 0.

GRAYS 5TH: R.Partlow singled; J.Benjamin singled [R.Partlow to
second]; V.Harris out on unknown play; H.Easterling out on
unknown play; J.Gibson out on unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Monarchs 2, Grays 0.

MONARCHS 6TH: W.Brown out on unknown play; J.Greene reached on
an error by S.Bankhead [J.Greene to first]; B.O'Neil reached on
a fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [J.Greene to second];
B.Serrell out on unknown play; J.Williams out on unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Monarchs 2, Grays 0.

GRAYS 6TH: S.PAIGE REPLACED H.SMITH (PITCHING); B.Leonard
struck out; S.Bankhead struck out; R.Brown popped to S.Paige; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Monarchs 2, Grays 0.

MONARCHS 7TH: S.Paige out on unknown play; W.Simms out on
unknown play; N.Allen out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Monarchs 2, Grays 0.

GRAYS 7TH: C.Williams singled; R.Partlow out on unknown play;
J.Benjamin singled [C.Williams to second]; V.Harris out on
unknown play; H.Easterling singled [C.Williams to third,
J.Benjamin to second]; J.Gibson struck out; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Monarchs 2, Grays 0.

MONARCHS 8TH: T.Strong singled; W.Brown singled [T.Strong to
second]; J.Greene singled [T.Strong to third, W.Brown to
second]; B.O'Neil out on unknown play; B.Serrell tripled to
center field (J.Benjamin to J.Gibson) [T.Strong scored, W.Brown
scored, J.Greene scored, B.Serrell out at home]; J.Williams
doubled; J.WRIGHT REPLACED R.PARTLOW (PITCHING); S.Paige out on
unknown play; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 5, Grays 0.

GRAYS 8TH: H.SOUELL REPLACED N.ALLEN (PLAYING 3B); B.Leonard
singled; S.Bankhead singled [B.Leonard to second]; R.Brown
reached on an error by W.Simms [B.Leonard scored (no RBI),
S.Bankhead to second, R.Brown to first]; J.WILSON BATTED FOR
C.WILLIAMS; J.Wilson tripled to right-center [S.Bankhead scored,
R.Brown scored (unearned)]; D.WHATLEY BATTED FOR J.WRIGHT;
D.Whatley grounded out (J.Greene unassisted); J.Benjamin
grounded out (J.Williams to B.O'Neil) [J.Wilson scored
(unearned)]; V.Harris out on unknown play; 4 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1 E,
0 LOB.  Monarchs 5, Grays 4.

MONARCHS 9TH: R.WELMAKER REPLACED D.WHATLEY (PITCHING);
J.WILSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); H.EASTERLING CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); W.Simms singled; H.Souell out on a
sacrifice bunt (R.Brown unassisted) [W.Simms to second];
T.Strong struck out; W.Brown walked; J.Greene walked [W.Simms to
third, W.Brown to second]; S.CARTER REPLACED R.WELMAKER
(PITCHING); B.O'Neil singled to left field [W.Simms scored,
W.Brown scored, J.Greene scored (unearned) (no RBI) (error by
V.Harris)]; B.O'Neil stole second; B.O'Neil was picked off
second (R.Brown unassisted); 3 R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Monarchs 8, Grays 4.

GRAYS 9TH: H.Easterling out on unknown play; J.Gibson out on
unknown play; B.Leonard out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Monarchs 8, Grays 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Monarchs         8  11   1   7
 Grays            4  11   4  10
                              

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