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St. Louis Cardinals 6, New York Yankees 2

St. Louis Cardinals 6, New York Yankees 2

Day

World Series Game Played on Sunday, October 3, 1926 (D) at Yankee Stadium

STL N    0  0  2    0  0  0    3  0  1  -   6 12  1
NY  A    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  4  0
BATTING
St. Louis Cardinals   AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Douthit cf             4   1   1   0       1   1       0   0
Southworth rf          5   2   3   3       0   0       0   0
Hornsby 2b             3   0   1   0       1   0       2   5
Bottomley 1b           5   0   2   2       0   0      13   0
L. Bell 3b             4   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
Hafey lf               4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
O'Farrell c            4   1   2   0       0   0      10   1
Thevenow ss            4   2   3   1       0   0       1   4
Alexander p            4   0   0   0       0   2       0   4
Totals                37   6  12   6       2   5      27  18
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Alexander (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Hornsby (1,off Shocker); O'Farrell (1,off Shocker).
HR: Southworth (1,7th inning off Shocker 2 on, 2 out); Thevenow (1,9th inning
off Jones 0 on, 1 out).
SH: Hornsby (1,off Shocker).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bottomley (1,2nd base by Shawkey/Severeid).
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Combs cf               3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Koenig ss              4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Ruth rf                4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Meusel lf              4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Gehrig 1b              3   0   0   0       0   1      11   0
Lazzeri 2b             3   1   1   1       0   1       2   2
Dugan 3b               3   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Severeid c             2   0   0   0       0   1       6   1
  Paschal ph           1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Collins c            0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Shocker p              2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Shawkey p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ruether ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jones p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                30   2   4   1       1  10      27   9
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Lazzeri (1,Home by Alexander/O'Farrell).
PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals   IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Alexander W(1-0)       9     4   2   1   1  10   0
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Shocker L(0-1)         7    10   5   5   0   2   1
Shawkey                1     0   0   0   0   2   0
Jones                  1     2   1   1   2   1   1
Totals                 9    12   6   6   2   5   2

Umpires: Hank O'Day (NL), George Hildebrand (AL), Bill Klem (NL), Bill Dineen (AL)
Time of Game: 1:57   Attendance: 63600
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. Alexander           p         Shocker             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Douthit was called out on strikes; Southworth
popped to catcher in foul territory; Hornsby doubled to right;
Bottomley grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 1ST: Combs walked; Koenig grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to second to first) [Combs out at second];
Ruth was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Yankees 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: L. Bell made an out to left; Hafey grounded out
(second to first); O'Farrell singled to left; Thevenow singled
[O'Farrell to third]; Alexander popped to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 2ND: Meusel singled to center; Gehrig grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Meusel to second]; Lazzeri singled to left
[Meusel scored]; Dugan singled [Lazzeri to third]; Severeid
struck out; Lazzeri was caught stealing home [Lazzeri scored
(unearned) (error by Alexander; assist by O'Farrell; assist by
Thevenow; assist by O'Farrell; assist by L. Bell), Dugan to
second]; Shocker struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 3RD: Douthit singled to shortstop; Southworth singled
to left [Douthit to second]; Hornsby out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Douthit to third, Southworth to second];
Bottomley singled to right [Douthit scored, Southworth scored];
L. Bell popped to catcher in foul territory; Hafey made an out
to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 3RD: Combs singled to right; Koenig struck out; Ruth
popped to shortstop; Meusel grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: O'Farrell popped to third; Thevenow popped to
first in foul territory; Alexander was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 4TH: Gehrig struck out; Lazzeri struck out; Dugan struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Douthit made an out to right; Southworth grounded
out (pitcher to first); Hornsby grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 5TH: Severeid grounded out (third to first); Shocker was
called out on strikes; Combs grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Bottomley grounded out (first unassisted); L.
Bell grounded out (shortstop to first); Hafey popped to first in
foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 6TH: Koenig grounded out (second to first); Ruth
grounded out (second to first); Meusel was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: O'Farrell doubled; Thevenow singled to left
[O'Farrell to third]; Alexander popped to second; Douthit flied
to left; Southworth homered [O'Farrell scored, Thevenow scored];
Hornsby grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cardinals 5, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 7TH: Gehrig grounded out (pitcher to first); Lazzeri
grounded out (shortstop to first); Dugan grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: Bottomley singled to right; SHAWKEY REPLACED
SHOCKER (PITCHING); L. Bell struck out; Hafey struck out;
Bottomley was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 8TH: PASCHAL BATTED FOR SEVEREID; Paschal struck out;
RUETHER BATTED FOR SHAWKEY; Ruether grounded out (pitcher to
first); Combs made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 5, Yankees 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: COLLINS REPLACED PASCHAL (PLAYING C ); JONES
REPLACED RUETHER (PITCHING); O'Farrell grounded out (second to
first); Thevenow hit an inside the park homer to right;
Alexander struck out; Douthit walked; Southworth singled to
right [Douthit to third]; Hornsby walked [Southworth to second];
Bottomley made an out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Cardinals 6, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 9TH: Koenig grounded out (second to first); Ruth popped
to second; Meusel grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Yankees 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        6  12   1    7
 Yankees          2   4   0    2

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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