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Brooklyn Dodgers 8, New York Yankees 3

Brooklyn Dodgers 8, New York Yankees 3

Day

World Series Game Played on Friday, September 30, 1955 (D) at Ebbets Field

NY  A    0  2  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   3  7  0
BRO N    2  2  0    2  0  0    2  0  x  -   8 11  1
BATTING
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cerv lf,cf             4   0   0   0       0   3       3   0
McDougald 3b           4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Berra c                4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Mantle cf,rf           4   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Skowron 1b             4   1   2   0       0   1       5   2
Howard rf,lf           4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Martin 2b              4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Rizzuto ss             2   1   1   0       2   0       2   1
Turley p               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Morgan p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bauer ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kucks p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carey ph             1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Sturdivant p         0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                33   3   7   2       2   6      24   7
BATTING - 
2B: Skowron (1,off Podres).
3B: Carey (1,off Podres).
HR: Mantle (1,2nd inning off Podres 0 on, 0 out).
Team LOB: 5.
Brooklyn Dodgers      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gilliam 2b             3   1   1   1       2   0       2   3
Reese ss               3   1   1   2       2   0       1   2
Snider cf              4   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Campanella c           5   1   3   3       0   0       6   0
Furillo rf             5   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Hodges 1b              5   0   0   0       0   0      14   0
Robinson 3b            5   2   2   0       0   0       0   7
Amoros lf              1   1   1   1       2   0       2   1
Podres p               3   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                34   8  11   8       7   2      27  14
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Campanella (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Furillo (1,off Morgan); Robinson (1,off Sturdivant); Campanella (1,off
Sturdivant).
HR: Campanella (1,1st inning off Turley 1 on, 2 out).
SH: Podres (1,off Kucks).
HBP: Amoros (1,by Turley).
IBB: Amoros (1,by Morgan).
Team LOB: 11.
PITCHING
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Turley L(0-1)          1.1   3   4   4   2   1   1
Morgan                 2.2   3   2   2   3   1   0
Kucks                  2     1   0   0   1   0   0
Sturdivant             2     4   2   2   1   0   0
Totals                 8    11   8   8   7   2   1
Brooklyn Dodgers      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Podres W(1-0)          9     7   3   2   2   6   1
HBP: Turley (1,Amoros).
IBB: Morgan (1,Amoros).
Umpires: Jim Honochick (AL), Frank Dascoli (NL), Bill Summers (AL), Lee Ballanfant (NL), Red Flaherty (AL), Augie Donatelli (NL)
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 34209
Starting Lineups:

   New York Yankees              Brooklyn Dodgers         
1. Cerv                lf        Gilliam             2b
2. McDougald           3b        Reese               ss
3. Berra               c         Snider              cf
4. Mantle              cf        Campanella          c
5. Skowron             1b        Furillo             rf
6. Howard              rf        Hodges              1b
7. Martin              2b        Robinson            3b
8. Rizzuto             ss        Amoros              lf
9. Turley              p         Podres              p

YANKEES 1ST: Cerv grounded out (pitcher to first); McDougald
made an out to center; Berra made an out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Gilliam made an out to center; Reese walked; Snider
struck out; Campanella homered [Reese scored]; Furillo lined to
center; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 0, Dodgers 2.

YANKEES 2ND: Mantle homered; Skowron doubled to left; Howard
grounded out (third to first); Martin struck out; Rizzuto
singled to left [Skowron scored (error by Campanella; assist by
Amoros), Rizzuto to third]; Turley grounded out (third to
first); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 2ND: CERV CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); MANTLE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); HOWARD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
Hodges made an out to center; Robinson singled to center; Amoros
was hit by a pitch [Robinson to second]; Podres singled
[Robinson to third, Amoros to second]; Gilliam walked [Robinson
scored, Amoros to third, Podres to second]; MORGAN REPLACED
TURLEY (PITCHING); Reese walked [Amoros scored, Podres to third,
Gilliam to second]; Snider forced Podres (first to catcher)
[Gilliam to third, Reese to second]; Campanella lined to second;
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Yankees 2, Dodgers 4.

YANKEES 3RD: Cerv struck out; McDougald grounded out (second to
first); Berra popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Yankees 2, Dodgers 4.

DODGERS 3RD: Furillo doubled to left; Hodges grounded out (third
to first); Robinson popped to second; Amoros was walked
intentionally; Podres struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees
2, Dodgers 4.

YANKEES 4TH: Mantle grounded out (third to first); Skowron
struck out; Howard was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Yankees 2, Dodgers 4.

DODGERS 4TH: Gilliam singled to left; Reese made an out to
center; Snider walked [Gilliam to second]; Campanella singled to
left [Gilliam scored, Snider to third]; Furillo flied to left in
foul territory [Snider scored, Campanella to second (on throw to
home)]; Hodges grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Dodgers 6.

YANKEES 5TH: Martin grounded out (third to first); Rizzuto
walked; BAUER BATTED FOR MORGAN; Bauer made an out to left; Cerv
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Dodgers 6.

DODGERS 5TH: KUCKS REPLACED BAUER (PITCHING); Robinson grounded
out (third to first); Amoros walked; Podres out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Amoros to second]; Gilliam made an out
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Dodgers 6.

YANKEES 6TH: McDougald singled to center; Berra singled to
center [McDougald to second]; Mantle grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [McDougald to third, Berra out at
second]; Skowron grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Dodgers 6.

DODGERS 6TH: Reese made an out to center; Snider singled to
left; Campanella made an out to left; Furillo grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2, Dodgers 6.

YANKEES 7TH: Howard flied to left; Martin grounded out (third to
first); Rizzuto walked; CAREY BATTED FOR KUCKS; Carey tripled to
left [Rizzuto scored]; Cerv struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Yankees 3, Dodgers 6.

DODGERS 7TH: STURDIVANT REPLACED CAREY (PITCHING); Hodges flied
to left; Robinson doubled to left [Robinson to third (on throw
to 2b)]; Amoros singled to right [Robinson scored]; Podres
forced Amoros (pitcher to shortstop); Gilliam walked [Podres to
second]; Reese singled to center [Podres scored, Gilliam to
third]; Snider lined to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 3,
Dodgers 8.

YANKEES 8TH: McDougald grounded out (third to first); Berra
grounded out (second to first); Mantle grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 3, Dodgers 8.

DODGERS 8TH: Campanella doubled to left; Furillo popped to
catcher in foul territory; Hodges popped to shortstop in foul
territory; Robinson popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 3, Dodgers 8.

YANKEES 9TH: Skowron singled to right; Howard popped to second;
Martin popped to shortstop; Rizzuto popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 3, Dodgers 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Yankees          3   7   0    5
 Dodgers          8  11   1   11

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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