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New York Yankees 5, Brooklyn Dodgers 3

New York Yankees 5, Brooklyn Dodgers 3

Day

World Series Game Played on Saturday, October 6, 1956 (D) at Yankee Stadium

BRO N    0  1  0    0  0  1    1  0  0  -   3  8  1
NY  A    0  1  0    0  0  3    0  1  x  -   5  8  1
BATTING
Brooklyn Dodgers      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gilliam lf             4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Reese ss               4   1   2   0       0   1       2   3
Snider cf              3   0   0   1       0   3       4   0
Robinson 3b            3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Hodges 1b              3   1   1   0       1   0       5   1
Furillo rf             4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Campanella c           3   0   1   1       0   1       7   0
Neal 2b                4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Craig p                2   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Jackson ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Labine p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                31   3   8   2       2   7      24   7
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
E: Neal (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Furillo (2,off Ford).
3B: Reese (1,off Ford).
SF: Campanella (2,off Ford); Snider (1,off Ford).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Campanella (1,2nd base by Ford/Berra).
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bauer rf               4   1   1   0       0   1       2   1
Collins 1b             4   1   0   0       0   0       8   0
Mantle cf              4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Berra c                4   1   2   1       0   0       8   1
Slaughter lf           3   1   2   3       1   0       1   0
Martin 2b              4   1   1   1       0   0       1   3
McDougald ss           2   0   1   0       1   0       4   2
Carey 3b               3   0   0   0       0   3       1   5
Ford p                 3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                31   5   8   5       2   6      27  12
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: McDougald (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Berra (1,off Labine).
HR: Martin (2,2nd inning off Craig 0 on, 1 out); Slaughter (1,6th inning off
Craig 2 on, 2 out).
IBB: Slaughter (1,by Labine).
Team LOB: 4.
PITCHING
Brooklyn Dodgers      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Craig L(0-1)           6     7   4   4   1   4   2
Labine                 2     1   1   0   1   2   0
Totals                 8     8   5   4   2   6   2
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Ford W(1-1)            9     8   3   2   2   7   0
IBB: Labine (1,Slaughter).
Umpires: Dusty Boggess (NL), Larry Napp (AL), Babe Pinelli (NL), Hank Soar (AL), Ed Runge (AL), Tom Gorman (NL)
Time of Game: 2:17   Attendance: 73977
Starting Lineups:

   Brooklyn Dodgers              New York Yankees         
1. Gilliam             lf        Bauer               rf
2. Reese               ss        Collins             1b
3. Snider              cf        Mantle              cf
4. Robinson            3b        Berra               c
5. Hodges              1b        Slaughter           lf
6. Furillo             rf        Martin              2b
7. Campanella          c         McDougald           ss
8. Neal                2b        Carey               3b
9. Craig               p         Ford                p

DODGERS 1ST: Gilliam grounded out (third to first); Reese struck
out; Snider struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0,
Yankees 0.

YANKEES 1ST: Bauer made an out to right; Collins made an out to
center; Mantle singled; Berra grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Robinson walked; Hodges singled to shortstop
[Robinson to second]; Furillo made an out to right [Robinson to
third]; Campanella hit a sacrifice fly to right [Robinson
scored]; Neal popped to catcher in foul territory; Debut game
for Charlie Neal; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Yankees
0.

YANKEES 2ND: Slaughter made an out to left; Martin homered;
McDougald walked; Carey struck out; Ford struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 3RD: Craig singled to right; Gilliam grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Craig out at
second]; Reese singled to center; Snider struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 3RD: Bauer struck out; Collins grounded out (first to
pitcher); Mantle popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 4TH: Robinson grounded out (third to first); Hodges
grounded out (third to first); Furillo was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 4TH: Berra popped to second; Slaughter singled; Martin
grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to first)
[Slaughter out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1,
Yankees 1.

DODGERS 5TH: Campanella singled to left; Neal struck out;
Campanella was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Craig grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 1, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 5TH: McDougald singled to right; Carey struck out; Ford
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[McDougald out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1,
Yankees 1.

DODGERS 6TH: Gilliam popped to second; Reese tripled; Snider out
on a sacrifice fly to center [Reese scored]; Robinson grounded
out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Yankees
1.

YANKEES 6TH: Bauer singled to left; Collins made an out to
center; Mantle popped to first; Berra singled [Bauer to third];
Slaughter homered [Bauer scored, Berra scored]; Martin made an
out to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Yankees 4.

DODGERS 7TH: Hodges walked; Furillo singled [Hodges to third];
Campanella popped to shortstop in foul territory; Neal reached
on an error by McDougald [Hodges scored (unearned), Furillo to
second, Neal to first]; JACKSON BATTED FOR CRAIG; Jackson made
an out to left; Gilliam forced Neal (shortstop unassisted); 1 R,
1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Yankees 4.

YANKEES 7TH: LABINE REPLACED JACKSON (PITCHING); McDougald
grounded out (shortstop to first); Carey was called out on
strikes; Ford was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 3, Yankees 4.

DODGERS 8TH: Reese grounded out (shortstop to first); Snider
struck out; Robinson singled to left; Hodges made an out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Yankees 4.

YANKEES 8TH: Bauer flied to center; Collins reached on an error
by Neal [Collins to first]; Mantle popped to second; Berra
doubled [Collins scored (unearned)]; Slaughter was walked
intentionally; Martin made an out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.
 Dodgers 3, Yankees 5.

DODGERS 9TH: Furillo doubled to right [Furillo out at third
(right to second to third)]; Campanella was called out on
strikes; Neal grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 3, Yankees 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          3   8   1    5
 Yankees          5   8   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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