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Retrosheet Boxscore: Kansas City Monarchs (KCM) 9, Homestead Grays (HOM) 5

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Kansas City Monarchs (KCM) 9, Homestead Grays (HOM) 5

Game played on Tuesday, September 29, 1942 at Shibe Park, Philadelphia, PA

                              
                              
KCM  1 0 1  2 0 0  2 3 0   -   9 13  2                              
HOM  3 0 2  0 0 0  0 0 0   -   5  7  1                              
                              
BATTING                              
                              
Kansas City Monarchs              AB   R   H   RBI      BB   SO      PO   A
Willie Simms lf                   5    1    1    0       1    1       0    0
Newt Allen 3b                     5    0    1    1       1    1       1    1
Ted Strong rf                     5    2    1    0       0    1       2    0
Willard Brown cf                  5    2    1    0       0    3       3    0
Joe Greene c                      3    2    2    2       2    0      11    0
Buck O'Neil 1b                    4    2    3    3       1    0       8    0
Bonnie Serrell 2b                 5    0    3    2       0    1       0    0
Jesse Williams ss                 4    0    1    1       1    1       2    3
Jack Matchett p                   2    0    0    0       0    1       0    1
Satchel Paige p                   3    0    0    0       0    1       0    0
Totals                           41    9   13    9       6   10      27    5
                              
FIELDING -                              
E: Ted Strong; Joe Greene                             
PB: Joe Greene                             
                              
BATTING -                              
2B: Willard Brown                             
3B: Willie Simms; Buck O'Neil                             
HR: Joe Greene                             
HBP: Ted Strong                             
Team LOB: 12                              
                              
SB: Ted Strong; Jesse Williams 2                             
                              
Homestead Grays                   AB   R   H   RBI      BB   SO      PO   A
Jerry Benjamin cf                 5    0    1    0       0    0       1    0
Vic Harris lf                     4    0    1    0       1    1       0    0
Howard Easterling 3b, 2b          4    2    1    0       1    0       3    1
Josh Gibson c                     2    1    0    0       0    0       3    0
Robert Gaston c                   3    0    0    0       0    3       7    0
Buck Leonard 1b                   4    2    2    1       0    0      11    0
Ray Brown rf                      2    0    1    2       2    1       1    0
Chester Williams ss               4    0    1    2       0    0       1    3
Matt Carlisle 2b                  3    0    0    0       0    2       0    2
Jud Wilson ph, 3b                 1    0    0    0       0    0       0    0
Roy Partlow p                     0    0    0    0       0    0       0    0
Johnny Wright p                   3    0    0    0       0    2       0    3
Roy Welmaker ph, p                1    0    0    0       0    1       0    2
Totals                           36    5    7    5       4   10      27   11
                              
FIELDING -                              
E: Matt Carlisle                             
PB: Josh Gibson                             
                              
BATTING -                              
2B: Ray Brown                             
Team LOB: 8                              
                              
                              
PITCHING                              
                              
Kansas City Monarchs              IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO   HR   BFP      
Jack Matchett                    3.2    7    5    2    2    3    0    21      
Satchel Paige W                  5.1    0    0    0    2    7    0    19      
Totals                             9    7    5    2    4   10    0    40      
                              
                              
Homestead Grays                   IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO   HR   BFP      
Roy Partlow                      1.1    2    1    1    4    2    0    10      
Johnny Wright L                  6.2   11    8    7    1    7    1    35      
Roy Welmaker                       1    0    0    0    1    1    0     3      
Totals                             9   13    9    8    6   10    1    48      
                              
HBP: Johnny Wright                             
                              
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 14029                              
                              
Retrosheet Play-by-Play Account
Game of Tuesday, 9/29/1942 -- 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        R.Brown             rf        
7. B.Serrell           2b        C.Williams          ss        
8. J.Williams          ss        M.Carlisle          2b        
9. J.Matchett          p         R.Partlow           p         

MONARCHS 1ST: W.Simms tripled to right field; N.Allen singled to
center field [W.Simms scored]; T.Strong forced N.Allen
(M.Carlisle to C.Williams) [T.Strong to first]; J.Gibson allowed
a passed ball [T.Strong to second]; W.Brown struck out; J.Greene
walked; B.O'Neil walked [T.Strong to third, J.Greene to second];
B.Serrell flied to J.Benjamin; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Monarchs
1, Grays 0.

GRAYS 1ST: J.Benjamin flied to T.Strong; V.Harris flied to
W.Brown; H.Easterling walked; J.Gibson reached on an error by
J.Greene [H.Easterling to third, J.Gibson to first]; B.Leonard
singled to first base [H.Easterling scored (unearned), J.Gibson
to second]; J.Gibson advanced to third and B.Leonard advanced to
second; R.Brown doubled to left field [J.Gibson scored
(unearned), B.Leonard scored (unearned)]; C.Williams flied to
W.Brown; 3 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 1, Grays 3.

MONARCHS 2ND: J.Williams walked; J.Matchett struck out while
J.Williams stole second; W.Simms walked; J.WRIGHT REPLACED
R.PARTLOW (PITCHING); N.Allen popped to B.Leonard in foul
territory; T.Strong grounded out (J.Wright to B.Leonard); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Monarchs 1, Grays 3.

GRAYS 2ND: M.Carlisle struck out; J.Wright struck out;
J.Benjamin grounded out (J.Williams to B.O'Neil); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Monarchs 1, Grays 3.

MONARCHS 3RD: W.Brown reached on an error by M.Carlisle
[W.Brown to first]; J.Greene singled to center field [W.Brown to
second]; On a bunt B.O'Neil singled [W.Brown to third, J.Greene
to second]; B.Serrell singled to first base [W.Brown scored
(unearned), J.Greene to third, B.O'Neil to second]; J.Williams
struck out; J.Matchett popped to H.Easterling in foul territory;
W.Simms forced B.Serrell (H.Easterling to M.Carlisle) [W.Simms
to first]; 1 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Monarchs 2, Grays 3.

GRAYS 3RD: V.Harris flied to W.Brown; H.Easterling singled to
right field; J.Gibson popped to B.O'Neil; B.Leonard singled to
center field [H.Easterling to third]; R.Brown walked [B.Leonard
to second]; C.Williams singled [H.Easterling scored, B.Leonard
scored, R.Brown to second]; M.Carlisle struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Monarchs 2, Grays 5.

MONARCHS 4TH: R.GASTON REPLACED J.GIBSON (PLAYING C); N.Allen
struck out; T.Strong was hit by a pitch; W.Brown struck out;
J.Greene homered to leftfield [T.Strong scored]; B.O'Neil
grounded out (M.Carlisle to B.Leonard); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Monarchs 4, Grays 5.

GRAYS 4TH: J.Wright flied to T.Strong; J.Benjamin singled;
V.Harris singled to right field [J.Benjamin to third];
H.Easterling grounded out (J.Matchett to B.O'Neil) [V.Harris to
second]; S.PAIGE REPLACED J.MATCHETT (PITCHING); R.Gaston struck
out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Monarchs 4, Grays 5.

MONARCHS 5TH: B.Serrell struck out; J.Williams grounded out
(C.Williams to B.Leonard); S.Paige popped to R.Gaston in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Monarchs 4, Grays 5.

GRAYS 5TH: B.Leonard grounded out (J.Williams to B.O'Neil);
R.Brown struck out; C.Williams reached on an error by T.Strong
[C.Williams to first]; M.Carlisle popped to J.Williams; 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 4, Grays 5.

MONARCHS 6TH: W.Simms flied to R.Brown; N.Allen grounded out
(H.Easterling to B.Leonard); T.Strong struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Monarchs 4, Grays 5.

GRAYS 6TH: J.Wright struck out; J.Benjamin lined to N.Allen;
V.Harris walked; H.Easterling popped to J.Williams; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 4, Grays 5.

MONARCHS 7TH: W.Brown doubled to right field; J.Greene grounded
out (C.Williams to B.Leonard); B.O'Neil singled [W.Brown
scored]; B.Serrell singled to right field [B.O'Neil to third];
On a bunt J.Williams singled [B.O'Neil scored, B.Serrell to
third]; J.Williams stole second; S.Paige struck out; W.Simms
grounded out (J.Wright to B.Leonard); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Monarchs 6, Grays 5.

GRAYS 7TH: R.Gaston struck out; B.Leonard grounded out (N.Allen
to B.O'Neil); R.Brown walked; J.Greene allowed a passed ball
[R.Brown to third]; C.Williams popped to B.O'Neil in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 6, Grays 5.

MONARCHS 8TH: N.Allen grounded out (J.Wright to B.Leonard);
T.Strong singled to right field; W.Brown struck out; T.Strong
stole second; J.Greene walked; B.O'Neil tripled [T.Strong
scored, J.Greene scored]; B.Serrell singled [B.O'Neil scored];
J.Williams grounded out (C.Williams to B.Leonard); 3 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 9, Grays 5.

GRAYS 8TH: J.WILSON BATTED FOR M.CARLISLE; J.Wilson grounded
out (B.O'Neil unassisted); R.WELMAKER BATTED FOR J.WRIGHT;
R.Welmaker struck out; J.Benjamin grounded out (B.O'Neil
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Monarchs 9, Grays 5.

MONARCHS 9TH: R.WELMAKER STAYED IN GAME (PITCHING); J.WILSON
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); H.EASTERLING CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING 2B); S.Paige grounded out (R.Welmaker to B.Leonard);
W.Simms struck out; N.Allen walked; T.Strong grounded out
(R.Welmaker to B.Leonard); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Monarchs 9,
Grays 5.

GRAYS 9TH: V.Harris struck out; H.Easterling popped to J.Greene
in foul territory; R.Gaston struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Monarchs 9, Grays 5.

Kansas City officially won the 1942 Negro World Series 4 games to 0

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Monarchs         9  13   2  12
 Grays            5   7   1   8                              

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