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Detroit Tigers 7, Cincinnati Reds 4

Detroit Tigers 7, Cincinnati Reds 4

Day

World Series Game Played on Friday, October 4, 1940 (D) at Briggs Stadium

CIN N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  2  -   4 10  1
DET A    0  0  0    1  0  0    4  2  x  -   7 13  1
BATTING
Cincinnati Reds       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Werber 3b              4   1   3   1       1   0       2   3
M. McCormick cf        5   0   2   1       0   2       3   0
Goodman rf             4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
F. McCormick 1b        4   0   0   0       0   0       9   2
Ripple lf              4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Lombardi c             3   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
  Baker c              1   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Joost 2b               4   0   1   1       0   1       1   1
Myers ss               4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Turner p               2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Moore p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Riggs ph             1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Beggs p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Frey ph              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                37   4  10   4       1   5      24  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
E: M. McCormick (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Werber (3,off Bridges); Lombardi (1,off Bridges).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Werber (1,2nd base by Bridges/Tebbetts).
Detroit Tigers        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bartell ss             4   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
McCosky cf             4   1   2   0       0   0       4   0
Gehringer 2b           4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Greenberg lf           4   2   2   0       0   1       1   0
York 1b                4   1   2   2       0   2       8   0
Campbell rf            4   2   3   1       0   0       4   0
Higgins 3b             4   1   2   3       0   1       0   3
Tebbetts c             4   0   0   0       0   0       5   1
Bridges p              3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                35   7  13   6       0   5      27   9
FIELDING - 
E: Higgins (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Campbell (1,off Turner); McCosky (1,off Moore); Higgins (2,off Beggs).
3B: Greenberg (1,off Beggs).
HR: York (1,7th inning off Turner 1 on, 0 out); Higgins (1,7th inning off Turner
1 on, 0 out).
Team LOB: 4.
PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Turner L(0-1)          6     8   5   5   0   4   2
Moore                  1     2   0   0   0   0   0
Beggs                  1     3   2   1   0   1   0
Totals                 8    13   7   6   0   5   2
Detroit Tigers        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Bridges W(1-0)         9    10   4   3   1   5   0

Umpires: Lee Ballanfant (NL), Steve Basil (AL), Bill Klem (NL), Red Ormsby (AL)
Time of Game: 2:08   Attendance: 52877
Starting Lineups:

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

REDS 1ST: Werber doubled to left; Debut game for Jim
Turner; M. McCormick struck out; Goodman singled to center
[Werber scored]; F. McCormick made an out to right; Ripple
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 1ST: Bartell grounded out (shortstop to first); McCosky
grounded out (second to first); Gehringer grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 0.

REDS 2ND: Lombardi doubled to right; Joost was called out on
strikes; Myers popped to shortstop; Turner made an out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 2ND: Greenberg struck out; York was called out on
strikes; Campbell doubled to center; Higgins grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 0.

REDS 3RD: Werber grounded out (shortstop to first); M. McCormick
grounded out (pitcher to first); Goodman made an out to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 3RD: Tebbetts made an out to left; Bridges struck out;
Bartell made an out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Tigers 0.

REDS 4TH: F. McCormick grounded out (third to first); Ripple
grounded out (second to first); Lombardi grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 4TH: McCosky singled; Gehringer singled to right [McCosky
to third]; Greenberg grounded into a double play (third to first
to second) [McCosky scored, Gehringer out at second]; York
singled to right; Campbell grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R,
3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 1.

REDS 5TH: Joost made an out to center; Myers grounded out (third
to first); Turner made an out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 1, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 5TH: Higgins struck out; Tebbetts lined to third; Bridges
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Tigers 1.

REDS 6TH: Werber walked; Werber was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); M. McCormick singled to center; Goodman
forced M. McCormick (second unassisted); F. McCormick made an
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 6TH: Bartell made an out to left; McCosky made an out to
center; Gehringer flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Tigers 1.

REDS 7TH: Ripple grounded out (second to first); Lombardi
grounded out (shortstop to first); Joost made an out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 7TH: Greenberg singled to center; York homered [Greenberg
scored]; Campbell singled to left; Higgins homered [Campbell
scored]; MOORE REPLACED TURNER (PITCHING); Tebbetts made an out
to center; Bridges grounded out (shortstop to first); Bartell
singled to right; McCosky doubled to center [Bartell to third];
Gehringer popped to third in foul territory; 4 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 1, Tigers 5.

REDS 8TH: Myers singled; RIGGS BATTED FOR MOORE; Riggs forced
Myers (second unassisted); Werber singled to left [Riggs to
second]; M. McCormick singled to center [Riggs scored, Werber to
second]; Goodman made an out to left; F. McCormick forced M.
McCormick (shortstop unassisted); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2,
Tigers 5.

TIGERS 8TH: BEGGS REPLACED RIGGS (PITCHING); BAKER REPLACED
LOMBARDI (PLAYING C ); Greenberg tripled to center; Debut
game for Joe Beggs; York was called out on strikes; Campbell
singled to center [Greenberg scored, Campbell to second (error
by M. McCormick)]; Higgins doubled to right [Campbell scored
(unearned)]; Tebbetts hit into a double play (shortstop to first
to catcher) [Higgins out at third]; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
2, Tigers 7.

REDS 9TH: Ripple singled to right; Baker reached on an error by
Higgins [Ripple to second, Baker to first]; Joost singled to
center [Ripple scored, Baker to second]; Myers struck out; FREY
BATTED FOR BEGGS; Frey made an out to center; Werber singled to
left [Baker scored (unearned), Joost to third]; M. McCormick
struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 4, Tigers 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             4  10   1    7
 Tigers           7  13   1    4

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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