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Detroit Tigers 7, Cincinnati Reds 2

Detroit Tigers 7, Cincinnati Reds 2

Day

World Series Game Played on Wednesday, October 2, 1940 (D) at Crosley Field

DET A    0  5  0    0  2  0    0  0  0  -   7 10  1
CIN N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  8  3
BATTING
Detroit Tigers        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bartell ss             4   0   2   2       1   2       2   0
McCosky cf             5   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Gehringer 2b           4   0   0   0       1   0       4   3
Greenberg lf           5   1   1   0       0   2       4   0
York 1b                4   2   2   0       1   2       7   1
Campbell rf            3   1   2   2       1   1       3   0
Higgins 3b             4   1   1   2       0   1       0   5
Sullivan c             3   1   0   0       1   1       4   2
Newsom p               4   1   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                36   7  10   7       5  10      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Bartell (1).
BATTING - 
3B: York (1,off Moore).
HR: Campbell (1,5th inning off Moore 1 on, 1 out).
SH: Campbell (1,off Derringer).
Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Campbell (1,2nd base by Moore/Wilson); Bartell (1,2nd base by Moore/Baker).
Cincinnati Reds       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Werber 3b              4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
M. McCormick cf        4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Goodman rf             4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
F. McCormick 1b        3   0   0   0       1   0       7   1
Ripple lf              4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Wilson c               2   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
  Riggs ph             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Baker c              1   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Joost 2b               4   0   2   0       0   0       2   1
Myers ss               4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Derringer p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Moore p              2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Craft ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Riddle p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                34   2   8   2       1   4      27   8
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Werber (1), Baker (1), Myers (1).
BATTING - 
2B: M. McCormick (1,off Newsom); Goodman (1,off Newsom); Werber (1,off Newsom).
Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Joost (1,2nd base by Newsom/Sullivan).
PITCHING
Detroit Tigers        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Newsom W(1-0)          9     8   2   2   1   4   0
Cincinnati Reds       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Derringer L(0-1)       1.1   5   5   4   1   1   0
Moore                  6.2   5   2   2   4   7   1
Riddle                 1     0   0   0   0   2   0
Totals                 9    10   7   6   5  10   1

Umpires: Bill Klem (NL), Red Ormsby (AL), Lee Ballanfant (NL), Steve Basil (AL)
Time of Game: 2:09   Attendance: 31793
Starting Lineups:

   Detroit Tigers                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Bartell             ss        Werber              3b
2. McCosky             cf        M. McCormick        cf
3. Gehringer           2b        Goodman             rf
4. Greenberg           lf        F. McCormick        1b
5. York                1b        Ripple              lf
6. Campbell            rf        Wilson              c
7. Higgins             3b        Joost               2b
8. Sullivan            c         Myers               ss
9. Newsom              p         Derringer           p

TIGERS 1ST: Bartell struck out; Debut game for Bobo
Newsom; McCosky made an out to left; Debut game for
Barney McCosky; Gehringer grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Werber grounded out (third to first); M. McCormick
doubled to right; Debut game for Mike McCormick; Goodman
grounded out (third to first); F. McCormick flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 0.

TIGERS 2ND: Greenberg singled to left; York singled to right
[Greenberg to second]; Debut game for Rudy York; Campbell
reached on an error on a sacrifice bunt by Werber [Greenberg to
third, York to second, Campbell to first]; Debut game for
Bruce Campbell; Higgins singled to center [Greenberg scored,
York scored, Campbell to second]; Debut game for Mike
Higgins; Sullivan walked [Campbell to third, Higgins to
second]; Debut game for Billy Sullivan; Newsom forced
Campbell (first to catcher) [Higgins to third, Sullivan to
second]; Bartell singled to center [Higgins scored (unearned),
Sullivan scored, Newsom to second]; McCosky singled to left
[Newsom scored, Bartell to second]; MOORE REPLACED DERRINGER
(PITCHING); Bartell was picked off second but was safe on an
error by Myers; assist by Moore; Gehringer popped to third;
Greenberg grounded out (third to first); 5 R, 5 H, 2 E, 2 LOB. 
Tigers 5, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Ripple grounded out (second to first); Wilson flied to
left; Joost singled to right; Debut game for Eddie Joost;
Myers forced Joost (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Tigers 5, Reds 0.

TIGERS 3RD: York struck out; Campbell singled to center; Higgins
struck out while Campbell was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 5, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Moore grounded out (first to pitcher); Werber flied to
right; M. McCormick struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 5, Reds 0.

TIGERS 4TH: Sullivan popped to second; Newsom struck out;
Bartell walked; McCosky singled to center [Bartell to third];
Gehringer grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Tigers 5, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Goodman doubled to center; F. McCormick popped to
second; Ripple singled to right [Goodman scored]; Wilson
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Ripple
out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 5, Reds 1.

TIGERS 5TH: Greenberg was called out on strikes; York tripled to
right; Campbell homered [York scored]; Higgins flied to left;
Sullivan struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 7, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Joost singled to center; Myers was called out on
strikes; Moore struck out while Joost was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop) [Joost to second (error by Bartell;
assist by Sullivan)]; Werber grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 7, Reds 1.

TIGERS 6TH: Newsom grounded out (third to first); Bartell was
called out on strikes; McCosky popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Tigers 7, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: M. McCormick popped to second; Goodman popped to
shortstop; F. McCormick walked; Ripple popped to catcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 7, Reds 1.

TIGERS 7TH: Gehringer walked; Greenberg struck out; York walked
[Gehringer to second]; Campbell walked [Gehringer to third, York
to second]; Higgins popped to first; Sullivan lined to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Tigers 7, Reds 1.

REDS 7TH: RIGGS BATTED FOR WILSON; Riggs struck out; Debut
game for Lew Riggs; Joost made an out to left; Myers made an
out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 7, Reds 1.

TIGERS 8TH: BAKER REPLACED RIGGS (PLAYING C ); Newsom grounded
out (shortstop to first); Debut game for Bill Baker;
Bartell singled to right; McCosky flied to center; Bartell was
caught stealing second [Bartell to third (error by Baker)];
Gehringer made an out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 7,
Reds 1.

REDS 8TH: CRAFT BATTED FOR MOORE; Craft flied to left in foul
territory; Werber doubled to center; M. McCormick grounded out
(first unassisted) [Werber to third]; Goodman singled to center
[Werber scored]; F. McCormick made an out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 7, Reds 2.

TIGERS 9TH: RIDDLE REPLACED CRAFT (PITCHING); Greenberg popped
to catcher in foul territory; Debut game for Elmer
Riddle; York was called out on strikes; Campbell struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 7, Reds 2.

REDS 9TH: Ripple made an out to left; Baker singled; Joost
forced Baker (third to second); Myers flied to right; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 7, Reds 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Tigers           7  10   1    8
 Reds             2   8   3    6

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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