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Cincinnati Reds 5, Detroit Tigers 2

Cincinnati Reds 5, Detroit Tigers 2

Day

World Series Game Played on Saturday, October 5, 1940 (D) at Briggs Stadium

CIN N    2  0  1    1  0  0    0  1  0  -   5 11  1
DET A    0  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   2  5  1
BATTING
Cincinnati Reds       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Werber 3b              3   2   2   0       2   0       2   1
M. McCormick cf        5   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
Goodman rf             5   2   2   2       0   0       1   0
F. McCormick 1b        5   0   2   0       0   0      13   0
Ripple lf              2   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
  Arnovich ph,lf       1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Wilson c               5   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Joost 2b               5   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Myers ss               3   0   0   0       1   0       2   5
Derringer p            4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Totals                38   5  11   4       4   2      27  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
E: Myers (2).
BATTING - 
2B: Goodman (2,off Trout); Ripple (1,off Trout); M. McCormick (2,off Smith).
SH: Arnovich (1,off McKain).
IBB: Myers (1,by Smith); Ripple (1,by Smith).
Team LOB: 11.
Detroit Tigers        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bartell ss             4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Fox ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
McCosky cf             2   1   1   0       2   0       2   0
Gehringer 2b           4   0   0   0       0   0       5   3
Greenberg lf           4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
York 1b                2   0   0   0       2   0      13   1
Campbell rf            4   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
Higgins 3b             4   0   2   1       0   0       1   9
Sullivan c             2   0   0   0       2   0       2   0
Trout p                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Smith p              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Averill ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McKain p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Tebbetts ph          1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                31   2   5   2       6   4      27  16
FIELDING - 
E: Higgins (2).
BATTING - 
2B: Greenberg (2,off Derringer).
3B: Higgins (1,off Derringer).
IBB: Sullivan (1,by Derringer).
Team LOB: 8.
PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Derringer W(1-1)       9     5   2   2   6   4   0
Detroit Tigers        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Trout L(0-1)           2     6   3   2   1   1   0
Smith                  4     1   1   1   3   1   0
McKain                 3     4   1   1   0   0   0
Totals                 9    11   5   4   4   2   0
WP: McKain (1).
IBB: Derringer (1,Sullivan); Smith 2 (2,Myers,Ripple).
Umpires: Steve Basil (AL), Bill Klem (NL), Red Ormsby (AL), Lee Ballanfant (NL)
Time of Game: 2:06   Attendance: 54093
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. Wilson              c         Campbell            rf
7. Joost               2b        Higgins             3b
8. Myers               ss        Sullivan            c
9. Derringer           p         Trout               p

REDS 1ST: Werber walked; Debut game for Dizzy Trout; M.
McCormick forced Werber (first to shortstop); Goodman doubled to
left [M. McCormick scored]; F. McCormick grounded out (third to
first) [Goodman to third]; Ripple reached on an error by Higgins
[Goodman scored (unearned), Ripple to first]; Wilson made an out
to center; 2 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 1ST: Bartell struck out; McCosky walked; Gehringer
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[McCosky out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Tigers 0.

REDS 2ND: Joost singled to third; Myers forced Joost (third to
second); Derringer struck out; Werber singled [Myers to third];
M. McCormick grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 2, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 2ND: Greenberg made an out to center; York walked;
Campbell popped to third in foul territory; Higgins singled to
center [York to third, Higgins to second (on throw to 3b)];
Sullivan was walked intentionally; Trout grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 2, Tigers 0.

REDS 3RD: Goodman singled to center; F. McCormick singled to
right [Goodman to third]; Ripple doubled to left [Goodman
scored, F. McCormick to third]; SMITH REPLACED TROUT (PITCHING);
Wilson grounded out (third to first); Debut game for Clay
Smith; Joost popped to second; Myers was walked
intentionally; Derringer forced Myers (third to second); 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 3, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 3RD: Bartell grounded out (pitcher to first); McCosky
walked; Gehringer grounded out (shortstop to first) [McCosky to
second]; Greenberg doubled to left [McCosky scored]; York
walked; Campbell struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3,
Tigers 1.

REDS 4TH: Werber walked; M. McCormick doubled to right [Werber
to third]; Goodman flied to left [Werber scored, M. McCormick to
third]; F. McCormick popped to second; Ripple was walked
intentionally; Wilson struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 4,
Tigers 1.

TIGERS 4TH: Higgins popped to first; Sullivan popped to third in
foul territory; Smith struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4,
Tigers 1.

REDS 5TH: Joost grounded out (pitcher to first); Myers grounded
out (third to first); Derringer grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 5TH: Bartell popped to first; McCosky singled to center;
Gehringer grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [McCosky out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4,
Tigers 1.

REDS 6TH: Werber grounded out (third to first); M. McCormick
lined to center; Goodman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 6TH: Greenberg grounded out (shortstop to first); York
popped to first; Campbell singled to right; Higgins tripled to
right [Campbell scored]; Sullivan walked; AVERILL BATTED FOR
SMITH; Averill made an out to right; Debut game for Earl
Averill; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 4, Tigers 2.

REDS 7TH: MCKAIN REPLACED AVERILL (PITCHING); F. McCormick
grounded out (third to first); Debut game for Archie
McKain; ARNOVICH BATTED FOR RIPPLE; Arnovich made an out to
right; Debut game for Morrie Arnovich; Wilson singled to
left; Joost forced Wilson (second unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 4, Tigers 2.

TIGERS 7TH: ARNOVICH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Bartell made
an out to center; McCosky reached on an error by Myers [McCosky
to first]; Gehringer flied to center; Greenberg made an out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Tigers 2.

REDS 8TH: Myers made an out to left; Derringer grounded out
(third to first); Werber singled; McKain threw a wild pitch
[Werber to second]; M. McCormick singled to left [Werber
scored]; Goodman popped to third in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 5, Tigers 2.

TIGERS 8TH: York grounded out (shortstop to first); Campbell
struck out; Higgins grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 5, Tigers 2.

REDS 9TH: F. McCormick singled to right; Arnovich out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [F. McCormick to second];
Wilson grounded out (second to first) [F. McCormick to third];
Joost grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 5, Tigers 2.

TIGERS 9TH: Sullivan popped to first; TEBBETTS BATTED FOR
MCKAIN; Tebbetts grounded out (pitcher to first); FOX BATTED FOR
BARTELL; Fox made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 5,
Tigers 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             5  11   1   11
 Tigers           2   5   1    8

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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