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New York Yankees 2, St. Louis Cardinals 1

New York Yankees 2, St. Louis Cardinals 1

Day

World Series Game Played on Saturday, October 2, 1926 (D) at Yankee Stadium

STL N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  1
NY  A    1  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   2  6  0
BATTING
St. Louis Cardinals   AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Douthit cf             3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Southworth rf          3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Holm ph,rf           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hornsby 2b             4   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
Bottomley 1b           4   0   2   1       0   1      10   0
L. Bell 3b             3   0   0   0       1   1       1   1
Hafey lf               4   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
O'Farrell c            2   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Thevenow ss            2   0   0   0       0   0       1   7
Sherdel p              2   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Flowers ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Haines p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                29   1   3   1       3   4      24  14
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: L. Bell (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Douthit (1,off Pennock).
SH: Thevenow (1,off Pennock).
Team LOB: 5.
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Combs cf               3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Koenig ss              4   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
Ruth rf                3   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Meusel lf              1   0   0   0       2   0       3   0
Gehrig 1b              4   0   1   2       0   0      14   0
Lazzeri 2b             4   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Dugan 3b               3   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Severeid c             3   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Pennock p              2   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Totals                27   2   6   2       4   1      27  15
BATTING - 
SH: Pennock (1,off Sherdel); Meusel (1,off Sherdel).
Team LOB: 7.
PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals   IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Sherdel L(0-1)         7     6   2   2   3   1   0
Haines                 1     0   0   0   1   0   0
Totals                 8     6   2   2   4   1   0
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Pennock W(1-0)         9     3   1   1   3   4   0

Umpires: Bill Dineen (AL), Hank O'Day (NL), George Hildebrand (AL), Bill Klem (NL)
Time of Game: 1:48   Attendance: 61658
Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           New York Yankees         
1. Douthit             cf        Combs               cf
2. Southworth          rf        Koenig              ss
3. Hornsby             2b        Ruth                rf
4. Bottomley           1b        Meusel              lf
5. L. Bell             3b        Gehrig              1b
6. Hafey               lf        Lazzeri             2b
7. O'Farrell           c         Dugan               3b
8. Thevenow            ss        Severeid            c
9. Sherdel             p         Pennock             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Douthit doubled to right; Southworth grounded out
(second to first) [Douthit to third]; Hornsby grounded out
(pitcher to first); Bottomley singled to left [Douthit scored];
L. Bell flied to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Yankees 0.

YANKEES 1ST: Combs walked; Koenig made an out to right; Ruth
walked [Combs to second]; Meusel walked [Combs to third, Ruth to
second]; Gehrig forced Meusel (shortstop to second) [Combs
scored, Ruth to third]; Lazzeri grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Hafey grounded out (shortstop to first);
O'Farrell grounded out (shortstop to first); Thevenow grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Yankees 1.

YANKEES 2ND: Dugan singled to center; Severeid made an out to
left; Pennock made an out to pitcher [Dugan to second]; Combs
made an out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Yankees 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Sherdel struck out; Douthit grounded out (pitcher
to first); Southworth popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 3RD: Koenig singled to left; Ruth forced Koenig (catcher
to shortstop); Meusel grounded out (pitcher to first) [Ruth to
second]; Gehrig made an out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Yankees 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Hornsby grounded out (shortstop to first);
Bottomley was called out on strikes; L. Bell walked; Hafey
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 4TH: Lazzeri struck out; Dugan grounded out (shortstop
to first); Severeid made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Yankees 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: O'Farrell flied to left; Thevenow grounded out
(catcher to first); Sherdel made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 5TH: Pennock grounded out (shortstop to first); Combs
singled to left; Koenig grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Combs out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cardinals 1, Yankees 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: Douthit grounded out (third to first); Southworth
made an out to left; Hornsby grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 6TH: Ruth singled to left; Meusel out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Ruth to second]; Gehrig singled to
right [Ruth scored]; Lazzeri singled to left [Gehrig out at
third (left to third), Lazzeri to second (on throw to 3b)];
Dugan reached on an error by L. Bell [Lazzeri to third, Dugan to
first]; Severeid forced Dugan (shortstop to second); 1 R, 3 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Bottomley grounded out (first unassisted); L.
Bell popped to catcher in foul territory; Hafey struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 7TH: Pennock grounded out (shortstop to first); Combs
grounded out (second to first); Koenig made an out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: O'Farrell walked; Thevenow out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [O'Farrell to second]; FLOWERS BATTED FOR
SHERDEL; Flowers reached on a fielder's choice [O'Farrell out at
third (pitcher to second to third), Flowers to second]; Douthit
walked; HOLM BATTED FOR SOUTHWORTH; Holm flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 8TH: HOLM STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); HAINES REPLACED
FLOWERS (PITCHING); Ruth grounded out (third to first); Meusel
walked; Gehrig made an out to left; Lazzeri grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: Hornsby made an out to center; Bottomley singled
to right; L. Bell struck out; Hafey grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Yankees 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        1   3   1    5
 Yankees          2   6   0    7

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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