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--Dale Berra, Pirates shortstop on comparisons to his father (Yogi Berra)

 
Boston Red Sox 2, Chicago Cubs 1

Boston Red Sox 2, Chicago Cubs 1

Day

World Series Game Played on Saturday, September 7, 1918 (D) at Comiskey Park

BOS A    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  0
CHI N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
BATTING
Boston Red Sox        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hooper rf              3   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Shean 2b               4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Strunk cf              4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Whiteman lf            3   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
McInnis 1b             4   1   1   0       0   1      12   0
Schang c               4   0   2   1       0   2       6   3
Scott ss               4   0   1   1       0   1       1   5
Thomas 3b              3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Mays p                 3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                32   2   7   2       1   7      27  14
FIELDING - 
PB: Schang (1).
BATTING - 
HBP: Whiteman (1,by Vaughn).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Whiteman (1,2nd base off Vaughn/Killefer); Schang (1,2nd base off Vaughn/Killefer).
Chicago Cubs          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Flack rf               3   0   0   0       1   0       3   1
Hollocher ss           3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Mann lf                4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Paskert cf             4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Merkle 1b              4   0   0   0       0   1       9   2
Pick 2b                4   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Deal 3b                3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Barber ph            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Killefer c             3   0   1   1       0   0       8   0
Vaughn p               3   0   0   0       0   1       3   3
Totals                31   1   7   1       1   4      27  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
E: Hollocher (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Mann (1,off Mays); Pick (1,off Mays).
SH: Hollocher (2,off Mays).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Pick (1,2nd base off Mays/Schang).
CS: Killefer (1,2nd base by Mays/Schang).
PITCHING
Boston Red Sox        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Mays W(1-0)            9     7   1   1   1   4   0
Chicago Cubs          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Vaughn L(0-2)          9     7   2   2   1   7   0
HBP: Vaughn (1,Whiteman).
Umpires: Bill Klem (NL), Brick Owens (AL), Hank O'Day (NL), George Hildebrand (AL)
Time of Game: 1:57   Attendance: 27054
Starting Lineups:

   Boston Red Sox                Chicago Cubs             
1. Hooper              rf        Flack               rf
2. Shean               2b        Hollocher           ss
3. Strunk              cf        Mann                lf
4. Whiteman            lf        Paskert             cf
5. McInnis             1b        Merkle              1b
6. Schang              c         Pick                2b
7. Scott               ss        Deal                3b
8. Thomas              3b        Killefer            c
9. Mays                p         Vaughn              p

RED SOX 1ST: Hooper singled; Shean made an out to left; Strunk
lined into a double play (shortstop to first) [Hooper out at
first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 1ST: Flack walked; Hollocher out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to first) [Flack to second]; Mann made an out to right;
Paskert struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox 0, Cubs 0.

RED SOX 2ND: Whiteman singled to left; McInnis struck out;
Schang struck out while Whiteman stole second; Scott reached on
an error by Hollocher [Whiteman to third, Scott to first];
Thomas made an out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox 0,
Cubs 0.

CUBS 2ND: Merkle lined to right; Pick popped to second; Deal
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 0,
Cubs 0.

RED SOX 3RD: Mays grounded out (shortstop to first); Hooper
grounded out (first to pitcher); Shean grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 0, Cubs 0.

CUBS 3RD: Killefer grounded out (second to first); Vaughn
grounded out (second to first); Flack grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 0, Cubs 0.

RED SOX 4TH: Strunk struck out; Whiteman was hit by a pitch;
McInnis singled to left [Whiteman to second]; Schang singled to
center [Whiteman scored, McInnis to third]; Scott singled to
pitcher [McInnis scored, Schang to second]; Thomas singled to
right [Schang out at home (right to catcher), Scott to third (on
throw to home), Thomas to second]; Mays lined to center; 2 R, 4
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 4TH: Hollocher made an out to right; Mann doubled to left;
Paskert flied to left; Merkle grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Cubs 0.

RED SOX 5TH: Hooper walked; Shean lined into a double play
(pitcher to first) [Hooper out at first]; Strunk struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Cubs 0.

CUBS 5TH: Pick doubled to left; Deal made an out to left;
Killefer singled to left [Pick scored]; Vaughn struck out;
Killefer was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Cubs 1.

RED SOX 6TH: Whiteman lined to first; McInnis popped to third;
Schang struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 6TH: Flack popped to catcher in foul territory; Hollocher
grounded out (shortstop to first); Mann singled to right;
Paskert singled to center [Mann to second]; Merkle struck out; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Cubs 1.

RED SOX 7TH: Scott made an out to right; Thomas grounded out
(first to pitcher); Mays grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 7TH: Pick grounded out (shortstop to first); Deal singled
to third; Killefer grounded out (pitcher to first) [Deal to
second]; Vaughn made an out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red
Sox 2, Cubs 1.

RED SOX 8TH: Hooper struck out; Shean popped to first in foul
territory; Strunk made an out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Red Sox 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 8TH: Flack made an out to center; Hollocher struck out;
Mann grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Red Sox 2, Cubs 1.

RED SOX 9TH: Whiteman grounded out (third to first); McInnis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Schang singled to right;
Schang stole second; Scott struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Red Sox 2, Cubs 1.

CUBS 9TH: Paskert grounded out (shortstop to first); Merkle
grounded out (pitcher to first); Pick singled to second; BARBER
BATTED FOR DEAL; Pick stole second; Debut game for Turner
Barber; Schang allowed a passed ball [Pick out at home
(catcher to third to catcher)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox
2, Cubs 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Red Sox          2   7   0    5
 Cubs             1   7   1    5

References

Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

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