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Cincinnati Reds 6, New York Yankees 2

Cincinnati Reds 6, New York Yankees 2

Day

World Series Game Played on Thursday, October 5, 1961 (D) at Yankee Stadium

CIN N    0  0  0    2  1  1    0  2  0  -   6  9  0
NY  A    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  4  3
BATTING
Cincinnati Reds       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Chacon 2b              4   1   1   0       1   0       6   4
Kasko ss               5   0   1   0       0   2       6   4
Pinson cf              5   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Robinson lf            4   2   0   0       1   0       0   0
Coleman 1b             5   1   2   2       0   1       5   1
Post rf                4   2   2   0       0   1       0   0
Freese 3b              2   0   0   0       2   1       1   1
Edwards c              4   0   2   2       0   0       6   1
Jay p                  4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Totals                37   6   9   4       4   8      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
BATTING - 
2B: Post (1,off Terry); Edwards (1,off Arroyo); Pinson (1,off Arroyo).
HR: Coleman (1,4th inning off Terry 1 on, 1 out).
IBB: Freese 2 (2,by Terry,by Arroyo).
Team LOB: 8.
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Richardson 2b          4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Kubek ss               4   0   1   0       0   2       1   2
Maris cf               3   1   0   0       1   2       1   0
Berra lf               4   1   2   2       0   0       4   0
Blanchard rf           4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Howard c               3   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
Skowron 1b             3   0   0   0       1   2       8   1
Boyer 3b               2   0   0   0       2   0       2   1
Terry p                2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Lopez ph             0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Arroyo p             0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gardner ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                30   2   4   2       6   6      27   9
FIELDING - 
E: Berra (1), Boyer (1), Arroyo (1).
PB: Howard (1).
BATTING - 
HR: Berra (1,4th inning off Jay 1 on, 0 out).
Team LOB: 7.
PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Jay W(1-0)             9     4   2   2   6   6   1
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Terry L(0-1)           7     6   4   2   2   7   1
Arroyo                 2     3   2   1   2   1   0
Totals                 9     9   6   3   4   8   1
IBB: Terry (1,Freese); Arroyo (1,Freese).
Umpires: Jocko Conlan (NL), Frank Umont (AL), Augie Donatelli (NL), Ed Runge (AL), Bob Stewart (AL), Shag Crawford (NL)
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 63083
Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               New York Yankees         
1. Chacon              2b        Richardson          2b
2. Kasko               ss        Kubek               ss
3. Pinson              cf        Maris               cf
4. Robinson            lf        Berra               lf
5. Coleman             1b        Blanchard           rf
6. Post                rf        Howard              c
7. Freese              3b        Skowron             1b
8. Edwards             c         Boyer               3b
9. Jay                 p         Terry               p

REDS 1ST: Chacon flied to left; Kasko struck out; Pinson
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Yankees 0.

YANKEES 1ST: Richardson singled to left; Kubek forced Richardson
(shortstop to second); Maris forced Kubek (second to shortstop);
Berra grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 0, Yankees 0.

REDS 2ND: Robinson popped to shortstop; Coleman grounded out
(shortstop to first); Post singled to third; Freese struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 2ND: Blanchard popped to shortstop; Howard grounded out
(third to first); Skowron walked; Boyer forced Skowron
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Yankees 0.

REDS 3RD: Edwards grounded out (pitcher to first); Jay flied to
left; Chacon walked; Kasko struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 3RD: Terry popped to second; Richardson popped to
second; Kubek struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Yankees
0.

REDS 4TH: Pinson made an out to left; Robinson reached on an
error by Boyer [Robinson to first]; Coleman homered [Robinson
scored (unearned)]; Post struck out; Freese grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 4TH: Maris walked; Berra homered [Maris scored];
Blanchard grounded out (first to pitcher); Howard walked;
Skowron grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Howard out at second]; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2,
Yankees 2.

REDS 5TH: Edwards lined to second; Jay struck out; Chacon
singled to center; Kasko singled to center [Chacon to third];
Howard allowed a passed ball [Chacon scored (unearned), Kasko to
second]; Pinson struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3,
Yankees 2.

YANKEES 5TH: Boyer walked; Terry popped to second; Richardson
reached on a fielder's choice [Boyer to second]; Kubek struck
out; Maris struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Yankees 2.

REDS 6TH: Robinson grounded out (third to first); Coleman struck
out; Post doubled to left; Freese was walked intentionally;
Edwards singled to right [Post scored, Freese to third]; Jay
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 4,
Yankees 2.

YANKEES 6TH: Berra singled to center; Blanchard popped to
shortstop; Howard grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Berra out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Reds 4, Yankees 2.

REDS 7TH: Chacon flied to left; Kasko made an out to center;
Pinson lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 7TH: Skowron struck out; Boyer flied to center; LOPEZ
BATTED FOR TERRY; Lopez walked; Richardson forced Lopez (second
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Yankees 2.

REDS 8TH: ARROYO REPLACED LOPEZ (PITCHING); Robinson walked;
Coleman singled to pitcher [Robinson scored (error by Arroyo),
Coleman out at third (right to third)]; Post reached on an error
by Berra [Post to third]; Freese was walked intentionally;
Edwards doubled to left [Post scored (unearned), Freese to
third]; Jay struck out; Chacon grounded out (second to first); 2
R, 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 8TH: Kubek singled to center; Maris struck out; Berra
made an out to center; Blanchard popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6, Yankees 2.

REDS 9TH: Kasko popped to second; Pinson doubled to left;
Robinson popped to third in foul territory; Coleman grounded out
(first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 9TH: Howard grounded out (catcher to first); Skowron
struck out; Boyer walked; GARDNER BATTED FOR ARROYO; Gardner
lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6, Yankees 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             6   9   0    8
 Yankees          2   4   3    7

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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