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St. Louis Cardinals 7, Detroit Tigers 3

St. Louis Cardinals 7, Detroit Tigers 3

Day

World Series Game Played on Saturday, October 5, 1968 (D) at Tiger Stadium

STL N    0  0  0    0  4  0    3  0  0  -   7 13  0
DET A    0  0  2    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  4  0
BATTING
St. Louis Cardinals   AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf               4   1   3   0       1   1       6   0
Flood cf               4   2   2   1       1   0       0   0
Maris rf               3   2   1   0       2   1       2   0
Cepeda 1b              5   1   1   3       0   0      10   0
McCarver c             5   1   2   3       0   0       5   0
Shannon 3b             4   0   2   0       1   0       0   1
Javier 2b              4   0   1   0       1   1       2   5
Maxvill ss             4   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
Washburn p             3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Hoerner p            2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                38   7  13   7       7   5      27   9
BATTING - 
2B: Flood (1,off Wilson); Maris (1,off McMahon).
HR: McCarver (1,5th inning off Dobson 2 on, 2 out); Cepeda (1,7th inning off
McMahon 2 on, 0 out).
Team LOB: 11.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock 3 (6,2nd base off Wilson/Freehan 3).
CS: Brock (1,3rd base by Wilson/Freehan); McCarver (1,3rd base by Wilson/Freehan).
Detroit Tigers        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McAuliffe 2b           4   2   2   1       0   0       0   1
Stanley ss             3   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
Kaline rf              4   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
Cash 1b                3   0   0   0       1   1       8   1
Horton lf              2   0   0   0       2   1       1   0
Northrup cf            4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Freehan c              3   0   0   0       1   0       6   2
Wert 3b                4   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
Wilson p               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Dobson p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Matchick ph          1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  McMahon p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Patterson p          0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Comer ph             1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hiller p             0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Price ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                31   3   4   3       5   5      27  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
BATTING - 
HR: Kaline (1,3rd inning off Washburn 1 on, 2 out); McAuliffe (1,5th inning
off Washburn 0 on, 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.
PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals   IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Washburn W(1-0)        5.1   3   3   3   4   3   2
Hoerner SV(1)          3.2   1   0   0   1   2   0
Totals                 9     4   3   3   5   5   2
Detroit Tigers        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Wilson L(0-1)          4.1   4   3   3   6   3   0
Dobson                 0.2   2   1   1   0   0   1
McMahon                1     3   3   3   0   1   1
Patterson              1     0   0   0   0   0   0
Hiller                 2     4   0   0   1   1   0
Totals                 9    13   7   7   7   5   2

Umpires: Stan Landes (NL), Bill Kinnamon (AL), Doug Harvey (NL), Bill Haller (AL), Jim Honochick (AL), Tom Gorman (NL)
Time of Game: 3:17   Attendance: 53634
Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Detroit Tigers           
1. Brock               lf        McAuliffe           2b
2. Flood               cf        Stanley             ss
3. Maris               rf        Kaline              rf
4. Cepeda              1b        Cash                1b
5. McCarver            c         Horton              lf
6. Shannon             3b        Northrup            cf
7. Javier              2b        Freehan             c
8. Maxvill             ss        Wert                3b
9. Washburn            p         Wilson              p

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock walked; Debut game for Earl Wilson;
Brock stole second; Flood walked; Maris struck out while Brock
was caught stealing third (catcher to third); Cepeda grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Tigers 0.

TIGERS 1ST: McAuliffe grounded out (first unassisted); Stanley
grounded out (second to first); Kaline made an out to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Tigers 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: McCarver made an out to center; Shannon grounded
out (pitcher to first); Javier walked; Maxvill made an out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 2ND: Cash popped to shortstop; Horton walked; Northrup
made an out to right; Freehan walked [Horton to second]; Wert
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Tigers 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Washburn grounded out (shortstop to first); Brock
singled to shortstop; Flood popped to first in foul territory;
Brock stole second; Maris walked; Cepeda made an out to center;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 3RD: Wilson was called out on strikes; McAuliffe singled
to left; Stanley grounded out (second to first) [McAuliffe to
second]; Kaline homered [McAuliffe scored]; Cash grounded out
(second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Tigers 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: McCarver singled to right; Shannon walked
[McCarver to second]; Javier struck out while McCarver was
caught stealing third (catcher to third) [Shannon to second];
Maxvill grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Tigers 2.

TIGERS 4TH: Horton grounded out (third to first); Northrup made
an out to left; Freehan made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Tigers 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Washburn was called out on strikes; Brock singled
to center; Brock stole second; Flood doubled to left [Brock
scored]; Maris walked; DOBSON REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Cepeda
popped to catcher in foul territory; McCarver homered [Flood
scored, Maris scored]; Shannon singled to center; Javier made an
out to center; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Tigers 2.

TIGERS 5TH: Wert grounded out (second to first); MATCHICK BATTED
FOR DOBSON; Matchick struck out; McAuliffe homered; Stanley
grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Tigers 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: MCMAHON REPLACED MATCHICK (PITCHING); Maxvill
grounded out (second to first); Washburn made an out to right;
Brock struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Tigers 3.

TIGERS 6TH: Kaline grounded out (shortstop to first); Cash
walked; Horton walked [Cash to second]; HOERNER REPLACED
WASHBURN (PITCHING); Northrup popped to second; Freehan made an
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Tigers 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: Flood singled to right; Maris doubled to left
[Flood to third]; Cepeda homered [Flood scored, Maris scored];
PATTERSON REPLACED MCMAHON (PITCHING); McCarver popped to
third; Debut game for Daryl Patterson; Shannon grounded
out (third to first); Javier made an out to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 7, Tigers 3.

TIGERS 7TH: Wert made an out to right; COMER BATTED FOR
PATTERSON; Comer singled to center; Debut game for Wayne
Comer; McAuliffe popped to second; Stanley walked [Comer to
second]; Kaline forced Stanley (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 7, Tigers 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: HILLER REPLACED COMER (PITCHING); Maxvill made an
out to center; Debut game for John Hiller; Hoerner
singled to left; Brock singled to right [Hoerner to second];
Flood made an out to right; Maris grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 7, Tigers 3.

TIGERS 8TH: Cash was called out on strikes; Horton struck out;
Northrup grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 7, Tigers 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: Cepeda made an out to center; McCarver grounded
out (third to first); Shannon singled to center; Javier singled
to right [Shannon to second]; Maxvill walked [Shannon to third,
Javier to second]; Hoerner struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Cardinals 7, Tigers 3.

TIGERS 9TH: Freehan made an out to left; Wert grounded out
(shortstop to first); PRICE BATTED FOR HILLER; Price made an out
to left; Debut game for Jim Price; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 7, Tigers 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        7  13   0   11
 Tigers           3   4   0    6

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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