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Birmingham Black Barons (BIR) 5 Philadelphia Stars (PH5) 1

Game played on Saturday, August 21, 1943 (N) at 44th and Parkside, Philadelphia PA
Exhibition game

Birmingham Black Barons             2 0 1  0 0 1  1 0 0   -   5  5  2
Philadelphia Stars                  0 0 0  0 0 1  0 0 0   -   1  7  2

BATTING

Birmingham Black Barons              AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Clyde Spearman rf                     5   1   1    0     0   0     0   0
Tommy Sampson 2b                      2   2   0    0     2   0     2   1
Lester Lockett lf                     4   0   1    2     1   0     0   0
Piper Davis ss                        3   1   1    1     1   0     0   3
Alphonse Dunn cf                      4   0   1    1     0   0     0   0
Leonard Lindsay 1b                    4   0   0    0     0   0     4   0
Hoss Walker 3b                        3   1   1    0     1   0     1   0
Herman Bell c                         4   0   0    0     0   0    20   0
Alvin Gipson p                        4   0   0    1     0   0     0   2
Totals                               33   5   5    5     5   0    27   6

FIELDING -
E: 2.  Tommy Sampson, Herman Bell. 

BATTING -
2B:  Piper Davis, Hoss Walker. 
SH:  Tommy Sampson. 
Team LOB:  7

BASERUNNING -
SB:  Tommy Sampson. 

Philadelphia Stars                   AB   R   H  RBI    BB  SO    PO  A
Barney Brown rf                       4   0   2    0     1   2     4   0
Marvin Williams ss                    5   0   0    0     0   5     2   3
Goose Curry lf                        4   1   1    0     0   2     0   0
Gene Benson cf                        4   0   2    1     0   0     4   0
Jim West 1b                           4   0   1    0     0   3     8   1
Henry Spearman 3b                     4   0   1    0     0   0     1   0
Bill Cash c                           4   0   0    0     0   2     6   0
Jimmy Johnson 2b                      2   0   0    0     0   1     2   4
  Roy Parnell ph                      0   0   0    0     1   0     0   0
  Honey Jenkins 2b                    1   0   0    0     0   1     0   1
Bob Evans p                           1   0   0    0     0   1     0   0
   Morrison ph                        1   0   0    0     0   1     0   0
  Ben Hill p                          1   0   0    0     0   1     0   2
  Pete Sunkett ph                     1   0   0    0     0   1     0   0
Totals                               36   1   7    1     2  20    27  11

FIELDING -
E: 2.  Henry Spearman, Jimmy Johnson. 

BATTING -
2B:  Gene Benson, Henry Spearman. 
3B:  Goose Curry. 
IW:  Roy Parnell. 
Team LOB:  10


PITCHING

Birmingham Black Barons              IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Alvin Gipson W                       9       7   1    1   2  20   0  38
Totals                               9       7   1    1   2  20   0  38

IW:  Alvin Gipson. 

Philadelphia Stars                   IP      H   R   ER  BB  SO  HR  BFP
Bob Evans L                          5       2   3    2   5   0   0  24
Ben Hill                             4       3   2    2   0   0   0  15
Totals                               9       5   5    4   5   0   0  39



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Umpires: HP - Fred McCreary

Time of Game: 0:00   Attendance: 0

Retrosheet Play-by-Play Account
Game of Saturday, 8/21/1943 -- Birmingham Black Barons at   (N)

Starting Lineups:

   Birmingham                                                  
1. C.Spearman          rf        B.Brown             rf        
2. T.Sampson           2b        M.Williams          ss        
3. L.Lockett           lf        G.Curry             lf        
4. P.Davis             ss        G.Benson            cf        
5. A.Dunn              cf        J.West              1b        
6. L.Lindsay           1b        H.Spearman          3b        
7. H.Walker            3b        B.Cash              c         
8. H.Bell              c         J.Johnson           2b        
9. A.Gipson            p         B.Evans             p         

BLACK BARONS 1ST: Play-by-play deduced from newspaper game
stories and box sc; C.Spearman singled; T.Sampson reached on an
error on a sacrifice bunt by H.Spearman [C.Spearman to second,
T.Sampson to first]; L.Lockett singled [C.Spearman scored,
T.Sampson to third]; P.Davis flied to G.Benson [T.Sampson scored
(unearned)]; A.Dunn out on unknown play; L.Lindsay out on
unknown play; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Black Barons 2,  0.

 1ST: B.Brown walked; M.Williams struck out; G.Curry struck
out; G.Benson out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Black
Barons 2,  0.

BLACK BARONS 2ND: H.Walker out on unknown play; H.Bell out on
unknown play; A.Gipson out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Black Barons 2,  0.

 2ND: J.West struck out; H.Spearman reached on an error by
T.Sampson [H.Spearman to first]; B.Cash struck out; J.Johnson
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Black Barons 2,  0.

BLACK BARONS 3RD: C.Spearman out on unknown play; T.Sampson
walked; T.Sampson stole second; L.Lockett flied to B.Brown
[T.Sampson scored]; P.Davis walked; A.Dunn out on unknown play;
1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Black Barons 3,  0.

 3RD: B.Evans struck out; B.Brown struck out [B.Brown to first
(error by H.Bell)]; M.Williams struck out; G.Curry out on
unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Black Barons 3,  0.

BLACK BARONS 4TH: L.Lindsay reached on an error by J.Johnson
[L.Lindsay to first]; H.Walker walked [L.Lindsay to second];
H.Bell out on unknown play; A.Gipson out on unknown play;
C.Spearman out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Black
Barons 3,  0.

 4TH: G.Benson out on unknown play; J.West singled; H.Spearman
out on unknown play; B.Cash out on unknown play; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Black Barons 3,  0.

BLACK BARONS 5TH: T.Sampson walked; L.Lockett walked [T.Sampson
to second]; P.Davis out on unknown play; A.Dunn out on unknown
play; L.Lindsay out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Black Barons 3,  0.

 5TH: J.Johnson out on unknown play; Evans ejected for arguing
a called strike. Morrison replaced him mid-PA.;  BATTED FOR
B.EVANS;  struck out; B.Brown singled; M.Williams struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Black Barons 3,  0.

BLACK BARONS 6TH: B.HILL REPLACED  (PITCHING); H.Walker doubled
to left field; H.Bell out on unknown play [H.Walker to third];
A.Gipson flied to B.Brown [H.Walker scored]; C.Spearman out on
unknown play; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Black Barons 4,  0.

 6TH: G.Curry tripled; G.Benson singled to center field
[G.Curry scored]; J.West struck out; H.Spearman doubled to
center field [G.Benson to third]; B.Cash struck out; R.PARNELL
BATTED FOR J.JOHNSON; R.Parnell was walked intentionally; B.Hill
struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Black Barons 4,  1.

BLACK BARONS 7TH: H.JENKINS REPLACED R.PARNELL (PLAYING 2B);
T.Sampson out on unknown play; L.Lockett out on unknown play;
P.Davis doubled; A.Dunn singled [P.Davis scored]; L.Lindsay out
on unknown play; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Black Barons 5,  1.

 7TH: B.Brown singled; M.Williams struck out; G.Curry struck
out; G.Benson doubled to right field [B.Brown to third]; J.West
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Black Barons 5,  1.

BLACK BARONS 8TH: H.Walker out on unknown play; H.Bell out on
unknown play; A.Gipson out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Black Barons 5,  1.

 8TH: H.Spearman out on unknown play; B.Cash out on unknown
play; H.Jenkins struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Black Barons
5,  1.

BLACK BARONS 9TH: C.Spearman out on unknown play; T.Sampson out
on unknown play; L.Lockett out on unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Black Barons 5,  1.

 9TH: P.SUNKETT BATTED FOR B.HILL; P.Sunkett struck out;
B.Brown struck out; M.Williams struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Black Barons 5,  1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Black Barons     5   5   2   7
                  1   7   2  10


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