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Boston Red Sox 6, Oakland Athletics 3

Boston Red Sox 6, Oakland Athletics 3

Day

League Championship Series Game Played on Sunday, October 5, 1975 at Fenway Park

OAK A    2  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   3 10  0
BOS A    0  0  0    3  0  1    1  1  x  -   6 12  0
BATTING
Oakland Athletics     AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
North cf               4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Campaneris ss          3   0   0   0       1   0       1   6
Bando 3b               4   1   4   0       0   0       0   3
Jackson rf             4   1   2   2       0   1       1   1
Tenace 1b,c            4   0   0   0       0   1      12   1
Rudi lf                4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Washington dh          4   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
Garner 2b              2   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
  Harper ph            0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Holt 1b              1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Fosse c                2   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Williams ph          1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Martinez 2b          0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Tovar ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Blue p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Todd p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fingers p            0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                34   3  10   3       2   4      24  15
FIELDING - 
DP: 4.
BATTING - 
2B: Bando 2 (2,off Cleveland,off Drago); Rudi 2 (2,off Cleveland,off Moret);
Washington (1,off Cleveland).
HR: Jackson (1,1st inning off Cleveland 1 on, 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.
Boston Red Sox        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Beniquez dh            4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Doyle 2b               3   1   1   0       0   0       2   1
Yastrzemski lf         3   2   2   2       1   0       2   1
Fisk c                 4   1   2   1       0   2       4   0
Lynn cf                4   0   2   1       0   0       4   1
Petrocelli 3b          4   1   1   1       0   2       2   3
Evans rf               3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Cooper 1b              3   0   2   0       0   0      11   0
Burleson ss            2   0   1   0       0   0       1   6
Cleveland p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Moret p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Drago p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                30   6  12   5       1   5      27  13
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
BATTING - 
2B: Cooper 2 (2,off Blue,off Todd); Fisk (1,off Blue); Yastrzemski (1,off Fingers).
HR: Yastrzemski (1,4th inning off Blue 1 on, 0 out); Petrocelli (1,7th inning
off Fingers 0 on, 0 out).
SH: Burleson (1,off Fingers); Doyle (1,off Fingers).
IBB: Yastrzemski (1,by Fingers).
Team LOB: 3.
PITCHING
Oakland Athletics     IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Blue                   3     6   3   3   0   2   1
Todd                   1     1   0   0   0   0   0
Fingers L(0-1)         4     5   3   3   1   3   1
Totals                 8    12   6   6   1   5   2
Boston Red Sox        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Cleveland              5     7   3   3   1   2   1
Moret W(1-0)           1     1   0   0   1   0   0
Drago SV(1)            3     2   0   0   0   2   0
Totals                 9    10   3   3   2   4   1
WP: Drago (1).
IBB: Fingers (1,Yastrzemski).
Umpires: Lou DiMuro, Bill Kunkel, Ron Luciano, Jim Evans, Don Denkinger, Hank Morgenweck
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 35578
Starting Lineups:

   Oakland Athletics             Boston Red Sox           
1. North               cf        Beniquez            dh
2. Campaneris          ss        Doyle               2b
3. Bando               3b        Yastrzemski         lf
4. Jackson             rf        Fisk                c
5. Tenace              1b        Lynn                cf
6. Rudi                lf        Petrocelli          3b
7. Washington          dh        Evans               rf
8. Garner              2b        Cooper              1b
9. Fosse               c         Burleson            ss
   Blue                p         Cleveland           p

ATHLETICS 1ST: North made an out to center; Campaneris grounded
out (shortstop to first); Bando doubled; Jackson homered [Bando
scored]; Tenace struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 2,
Red Sox 0.

RED SOX 1ST: Beniquez grounded out (shortstop to first); Doyle
grounded out (first unassisted); Yastrzemski grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 2, Red
Sox 0.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Rudi grounded out (third to first); Washington
grounded out (shortstop to first); Garner grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 2, Red Sox 0.

RED SOX 2ND: Fisk struck out; Lynn made an out to left;
Petrocelli struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 2, Red
Sox 0.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Fosse grounded out (third to first); North made
an out to left; Campaneris walked; Bando singled to left
[Campaneris out at third (left to third)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Athletics 2, Red Sox 0.

RED SOX 3RD: Evans grounded out (third to first); Cooper
doubled; Burleson singled [Cooper to third]; Beniquez grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Burleson out
at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 2, Red Sox 0.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Jackson singled; Tenace grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Jackson out at second]; Rudi
doubled to left; Washington doubled to center [Rudi scored];
Garner grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Athletics 3, Red Sox 0.

RED SOX 4TH: Doyle singled; Yastrzemski homered [Doyle scored];
Fisk doubled; Lynn singled [Fisk to third]; TODD REPLACED BLUE
(PITCHING); Petrocelli grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Fisk scored, Lynn out at second]; Evans
grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 3, Red Sox 3.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Fosse struck out; North grounded out (shortstop
to first); Campaneris popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 3, Red Sox 3.

RED SOX 5TH: Cooper doubled; FINGERS REPLACED TODD (PITCHING);
Burleson out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Cooper to
third]; Beniquez flied into a double play (right to catcher)
[Cooper out at third]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 3, Red
Sox 3.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Bando singled; MORET REPLACED CLEVELAND
(PITCHING); Jackson made an out to right; Tenace popped to first
in foul territory; Rudi doubled [Bando to third]; Washington
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Athletics 3, Red Sox 3.

RED SOX 6TH: Doyle popped to second; Yastrzemski doubled; Fisk
singled [Yastrzemski scored]; Lynn grounded into a double play
(first to shortstop to first) [Fisk out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 3, Red Sox 4.

ATHLETICS 7TH: HARPER BATTED FOR GARNER; Harper walked; DRAGO
REPLACED MORET (PITCHING); WILLIAMS BATTED FOR FOSSE; Williams
struck out; North flied into a double play (center to first)
[Harper out at first]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 3, Red
Sox 4.

RED SOX 7TH: HOLT REPLACED HARPER (PLAYING 1B); MARTINEZ
REPLACED WILLIAMS (PLAYING 2B); TENACE CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING C ); Petrocelli homered; Evans struck out; Cooper
grounded out (third to first); Burleson grounded out (first to
pitcher); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 3, Red Sox 5.

ATHLETICS 8TH: Campaneris popped to shortstop; Bando doubled to
left; Jackson struck out; Drago threw a wild pitch [Bando to
third]; Tenace made an out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Athletics 3, Red Sox 5.

RED SOX 8TH: Beniquez singled; Doyle out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Beniquez to second]; Yastrzemski was walked
intentionally; Fisk struck out; Lynn singled [Beniquez scored,
Yastrzemski to second]; Petrocelli was called out on strikes; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 3, Red Sox 6.

ATHLETICS 9TH: Rudi made an out to center; Washington singled;
Holt made an out to center; TOVAR BATTED FOR MARTINEZ; Tovar
forced Washington (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Athletics 3, Red Sox 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Athletics        3  10   0    6
 Red Sox          6  12   0    3

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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