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Retrosheet Boxscore: Kansas City Monarchs (KCM) 9, Homestead Grays (HOM) 3

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Kansas City Monarchs (KCM) 9, Homestead Grays (HOM) 3

Game played on Sunday, September 13, 1942 at Yankee Stadium I, New York, NY

                              

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

KCM  0 0 4  2 3 0  0 0 0   -   9 16  3                              
HOM  2 0 0  0 0 1  0 0 0   -   3  7  4                              
                              
BATTING                              
                              
Kansas City Monarchs              AB   R   H   RBI      BB   SO      PO   A
Willie Simms lf                   6    1    3    4       0            3    0
Herb Souell 3b                    5    1    0    0       0            1    0
Ted Strong rf                     5    1    2    3       0            3    0
Willard Brown cf                  4    1    3    1       1            2    0
Joe Greene c                      5    0    1    0       0            4    1
Buck O'Neil 1b                    4    1    1    0       1           10    0
Bonnie Serrell 2b                 5    2    2    0       0            4    1
Jesse Williams ss                 5    2    3    0       0            0    5
Satchel Paige p                   1    0    0    0       0            0    1
Jack Matchett p                   4    0    1    0       0            0    2
Totals                           44    9   16    8       2    7      27   10
                              
FIELDING -                              
E: Joe Greene; Bonnie Serrell 2                             
                              
BATTING -                              
HR: Ted Strong; Willard Brown                             
Team LOB: 10                              
                              
SB: Jesse Williams                             
                              
Homestead Grays                   AB   R   H   RBI      BB   SO      PO   A
Jerry Benjamin cf                 5    0    0    0       0            1    0
Vic Harris lf                     5    0    0    0       0            1    0
Howard Easterling rf, ss          3    1    2    1       1            1    0
Josh Gibson c                     4    1    1    0       1            9    2
Buck Leonard 1b                   5    0    1    1       0           10    1
Jud Wilson 3b                     2    0    1    0       2            3    0
Chester Williams ss               3    1    0    0       0            0    3
Roy Partlow ph, rf                1    0    0    0       0            0    0
Matt Carlisle 2b                  3    0    0    0       0            2    2
Ray Brown p                       4    0    2    1       0            0    3
Totals                           35    3    7    3       4    5      27   11
                              
FIELDING -                              
DP: 1. Brown-Gibson-Leonard                              
E: Jerry Benjamin; Josh Gibson; Jud Wilson; Ray Brown                             
                              
BATTING -                              
2B: Ray Brown                             
HR: Howard Easterling                             
SH: Matt Carlisle                             
HBP: Howard Easterling                             
Team LOB: 11                              
                              
SB: Josh Gibson                             
                              
PITCHING                              
                              
Kansas City Monarchs              IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO   HR   BFP      
Satchel Paige                      2    2    2    2    1    3    1     9      
Jack Matchett W                    7    5    1    0    3    2    0    32      
Totals                             9    7    3    2    4    5    1    41      
                              
HBP: Jack Matchett                             
                              
Homestead Grays                   IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO   HR   BFP      
Ray Brown L                        9   16    9    8    2    7    2    46      
Totals                             9   16    9    8    2    7    2    46      
                              
BK: Ray Brown                             
                              
Time of Game: -   Attendance: 25000                              
                              
Retrosheet Play-by-Play Account
Game of Sunday, 9/13/1942, game 1 -- Kansas City Monarchs at
Homestead Grays (D)

Starting Lineups:

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

MONARCHS 1ST: W.Simms out on unknown play; H.Souell out on
unknown play; T.Strong out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Monarchs 0, Grays 0.

GRAYS 1ST: J.Benjamin flied to T.Strong; V.Harris struck out;
H.Easterling homered to rightfield; J.Gibson walked; J.Gibson
stole second; B.Leonard singled [J.Gibson scored]; J.Wilson out
on unknown play; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 0, Grays 2.

MONARCHS 2ND: W.Brown singled; W.Brown was picked off first,
but was safe on an error by R.Brown [W.Brown to second];
J.Greene out on unknown play; B.O'Neil walked; B.Serrell out on
unknown play; J.Williams out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Monarchs 0, Grays 2.

GRAYS 2ND: C.Williams out on unknown play; M.Carlisle out on
unknown play; R.Brown out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Monarchs 0, Grays 2.

MONARCHS 3RD: S.Paige struck out [S.Paige to first (error by
J.Gibson)]; W.Simms singled to left field [S.Paige to second];
On a bunt H.Souell forced S.Paige (R.Brown to J.Wilson) [W.Simms
to second, H.Souell to first]; T.Strong homered to rightfield
[W.Simms scored, H.Souell scored (unearned)]; W.Brown homered to
rightfield; J.Greene out on unknown play; B.O'Neil grounded out
(B.Leonard unassisted); 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Monarchs
4, Grays 2.

GRAYS 3RD: J.MATCHETT REPLACED S.PAIGE (PITCHING); J.Benjamin
out on unknown play; V.Harris out on unknown play; H.Easterling
was hit by a pitch; J.Gibson singled [H.Easterling to second];
J.Matchett balked [H.Easterling to third, J.Gibson to second];
B.Leonard out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Monarchs
4, Grays 2.

MONARCHS 4TH: B.Serrell singled to center field; J.Williams
singled to second base [B.Serrell to second]; J.Matchett singled
to right field [B.Serrell to third, J.Williams to second];
W.Simms singled to pitcher [B.Serrell scored, J.Williams to
third, J.Matchett to second]; H.Souell flied to J.Benjamin
[J.Williams scored]; T.Strong popped to J.Gibson in foul
territory; W.Brown lined to V.Harris; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Monarchs 6, Grays 2.

GRAYS 4TH: J.Wilson walked; C.Williams out on unknown play;
M.Carlisle out on unknown play; R.Brown singled [J.Wilson to
second]; J.Benjamin out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Monarchs 6, Grays 2.

MONARCHS 5TH: J.Greene grounded out (C.Williams to B.Leonard);
B.O'Neil singled to right field; B.Serrell singled to center
field [B.O'Neil to second]; J.Williams singled to center field
[B.O'Neil to third, B.Serrell to second]; J.Matchett out on
unknown play; W.Simms singled to center field [B.O'Neil scored,
B.Serrell scored, J.Williams scored]; H.Souell out on unknown
play; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 9, Grays 2.

GRAYS 5TH: V.Harris out on unknown play; H.Easterling walked;
J.Gibson out on unknown play; B.Leonard out on unknown play; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 9, Grays 2.

MONARCHS 6TH: T.Strong out on unknown play; W.Brown singled;
J.Greene singled [W.Brown to second]; B.O'Neil out on unknown
play; B.Serrell out on unknown play; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Monarchs 9, Grays 2.

GRAYS 6TH: J.Wilson singled to right field; C.Williams forced
J.Wilson (J.Williams to B.Serrell) [C.Williams to second (error
by B.Serrell)]; M.Carlisle popped to H.Souell; R.Brown hit a
ground rule double to leftfield [C.Williams scored (unearned)];
J.Benjamin out on unknown play; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Monarchs 9, Grays 3.

MONARCHS 7TH: J.Williams singled; J.Williams stole second;
J.Matchett out on unknown play; W.Simms out on unknown play;
H.Souell out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 9,
Grays 3.

GRAYS 7TH: V.Harris out on unknown play; H.Easterling singled;
J.Gibson out on unknown play; B.Leonard out on unknown play; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 9, Grays 3.

MONARCHS 8TH: T.Strong singled to center field [T.Strong to
second (error by J.Benjamin)]; W.Brown walked; J.Greene reached
on an error by J.Wilson [T.Strong to third, W.Brown to second,
J.Greene to first]; B.O'Neil grounded into a double play
(R.Brown to J.Gibson to B.Leonard) [T.Strong out at home,
W.Brown to third, J.Greene to second]; B.Serrell out on unknown
play; 0 R, 1 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Monarchs 9, Grays 3.

GRAYS 8TH: J.Wilson walked; R.PARTLOW BATTED FOR C.WILLIAMS;
R.Partlow out on unknown play; M.Carlisle reached on an error on
a sacrifice bunt by J.Greene [J.Wilson to second, M.Carlisle to
first]; R.Brown out on unknown play; J.Benjamin out on unknown
play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Monarchs 9, Grays 3.

MONARCHS 9TH: R.PARTLOW STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF);
H.EASTERLING CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); J.Williams out on
unknown play; J.Matchett out on unknown play; W.Simms out on
unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Monarchs 9, Grays 3.

GRAYS 9TH: V.Harris reached on an error by B.Serrell [V.Harris
to first]; H.Easterling out on unknown play; J.Gibson out on
unknown play; B.Leonard out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Monarchs 9, Grays 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Monarchs         9  16   3  10
 Grays            3   7   4  11                              

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