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New York Giants 6, Cleveland Indians 2

New York Giants 6, Cleveland Indians 2

Day

World Series Game Played on Friday, October 1, 1954 (D) at Cleveland Stadium

NY  N    1  0  3    0  1  1    0  0  0  -   6 10  1
CLE A    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0  -   2  4  2
BATTING
New York Giants       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lockman 1b             4   1   1   0       1   0      13   0
Dark ss                4   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Mueller rf             5   2   2   0       0   0       0   0
Mays cf                5   1   3   2       0   0       2   0
Thompson 3b            3   2   1   0       2   0       0   3
Irvin lf               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rhodes ph,lf         3   0   1   2       1   2       3   0
Williams 2b            2   0   0   1       1   0       2   5
Westrum c              4   0   1   1       0   2       4   0
Gomez p                4   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
  Wilhelm p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                35   6  10   6       5   7      27  12
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Dark (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Thompson (1,off Houtteman).
SH: Williams (1,off Garcia); Dark (1,off Narleski).
IBB: Thompson (2,by Garcia); Rhodes (1,by Houtteman).
Team LOB: 9.
Cleveland Indians     AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Smith lf               3   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
Avila 2b               2   0   0   0       1   0       4   1
Doby cf                4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Wertz 1b               4   1   1   1       0   1       6   1
Majeski 3b             4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Philley rf             3   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Strickland ss          3   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
  Pope ph              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hegan c                2   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
  Glynn ph             1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Naragon c            0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Garcia p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Lemon ph             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Houtteman p          0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Regalado ph          1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Narleski p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Mitchell ph          1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mossi p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                30   2   4   2       3   4      27  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Strickland (1), Garcia (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Glynn (1,off Gomez).
HR: Wertz (1,7th inning off Gomez 0 on, 0 out).
SH: Avila (1,off Gomez).
Team LOB: 5.
PITCHING
New York Giants       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Gomez W(1-0)           7.1   4   2   2   3   2   1
Wilhelm SV(1)          1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0
Totals                 9     4   2   2   3   4   1
Cleveland Indians     IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Garcia L(0-1)          3     5   4   3   3   3   0
Houtteman              2     2   1   1   1   1   0
Narleski               3     1   1   1   1   2   0
Mossi                  1     2   0   0   0   1   0
Totals                 9    10   6   5   5   7   0
WP: Garcia (1).
IBB: Garcia (1,Thompson); Houtteman (1,Rhodes).
Umpires: Jocko Conlan (NL), Johnny Stevens (AL), Al Barlick (NL), Charlie Berry (AL), Lon Warneke (NL), Larry Napp (AL)
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 71555
Starting Lineups:

   New York Giants               Cleveland Indians        
1. Lockman             1b        Smith               lf
2. Dark                ss        Avila               2b
3. Mueller             rf        Doby                cf
4. Mays                cf        Wertz               1b
5. Thompson            3b        Majeski             3b
6. Irvin               lf        Philley             rf
7. Williams            2b        Strickland          ss
8. Westrum             c         Hegan               c
9. Gomez               p         Garcia              p

GIANTS 1ST: Lockman singled; Dark struck out; Mueller forced
Lockman (second to shortstop) [Mueller to second (error by
Strickland)]; Mays singled to right [Mueller scored (unearned)];
Thompson walked [Mays to second]; Irvin popped to catcher in
foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Indians 0.

INDIANS 1ST: Smith walked; Avila out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Smith to second]; Doby made an out to
center; Wertz lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants
1, Indians 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Williams walked; Garcia threw a wild pitch [Williams
to second]; Westrum struck out; Gomez lined to center; Lockman
popped to second in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 1, Indians 0.

INDIANS 2ND: Majeski popped to first in foul territory; Philley
walked; Strickland forced Philley (pitcher to second); Hegan
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1,
Indians 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Dark singled; Mueller singled to left [Dark to
third]; Mays reached on a fielder's choice [Dark out at home
(third to catcher to third to catcher), Mueller to third, Mays
to second]; Thompson was walked intentionally; RHODES BATTED FOR
IRVIN; Rhodes singled to right [Mueller scored, Mays scored,
Thompson to third]; Williams reached on an error on a sacrifice
bunt by Garcia [Thompson scored (RBI), Rhodes to second,
Williams to first]; Westrum grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Rhodes to third, Williams to second]; Gomez was called out on
strikes; 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 4, Indians 0.

INDIANS 3RD: RHODES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); LEMON BATTED
FOR GARCIA; Lemon struck out; Smith lined to pitcher; Avila
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 4,
Indians 0.

GIANTS 4TH: HOUTTEMAN REPLACED LEMON (PITCHING); Lockman
grounded out (shortstop to first); Dark lined to right; Mueller
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 4, Indians 0.

INDIANS 4TH: Doby singled to left; Wertz forced Doby (second to
shortstop); Majeski grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Wertz out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 4, Indians 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Mays flied to center; Thompson doubled to center;
Rhodes was walked intentionally; Williams forced Rhodes
(shortstop to second) [Thompson to third]; Westrum singled to
left [Thompson scored, Williams to second]; Gomez was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 5, Indians 0.

INDIANS 5TH: Philley singled to center; Strickland made an out
to left; Hegan made an out to left; REGALADO BATTED FOR
HOUTTEMAN; Regalado grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Giants 5, Indians 0.

GIANTS 6TH: NARLESKI REPLACED REGALADO (PITCHING); Lockman
walked; Dark out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Lockman
to second]; Mueller popped to third; Mays singled to right
[Lockman scored]; Thompson popped to third; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 6, Indians 0.

INDIANS 6TH: Smith grounded out (shortstop to first); Avila made
an out to left; Doby made an out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 6, Indians 0.

GIANTS 7TH: Rhodes struck out; Williams grounded out (shortstop
to first); Westrum struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 6,
Indians 0.

INDIANS 7TH: Wertz homered; Majeski grounded out (second to
first); Philley struck out; Strickland popped to first; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 6, Indians 1.

GIANTS 8TH: Gomez popped to shortstop; Lockman grounded out
(first unassisted); Dark grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 6, Indians 1.

INDIANS 8TH: GLYNN BATTED FOR HEGAN; Glynn doubled to right;
MITCHELL BATTED FOR NARLESKI; Mitchell grounded out (first
unassisted) [Glynn to third]; Smith reached on an error by Dark
[Glynn scored (RBI), Smith to second]; Avila walked; WILHELM
REPLACED GOMEZ (PITCHING); Doby grounded out (first unassisted)
[Smith to third, Avila to second]; Wertz struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Giants 6, Indians 2.

GIANTS 9TH: NARAGON REPLACED GLYNN (PLAYING C ); MOSSI REPLACED
MITCHELL (PITCHING); Mueller singled to left; Mays singled
[Mueller to third]; Thompson lined into a double play (shortstop
to first) [Mays out at first]; Rhodes struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Giants 6, Indians 2.

INDIANS 9TH: Majeski was called out on strikes; Philley grounded
out (second to first); POPE BATTED FOR STRICKLAND; Pope grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 6, Indians
2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           6  10   1    9
 Indians          2   4   2    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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