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New York Yankees 6, Pittsburgh Pirates 2

New York Yankees 6, Pittsburgh Pirates 2

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World Series Game Played on Thursday, October 6, 1927 (D) at Forbes Field

NY  A    0  0  3    0  0  0    0  3  0  -   6 11  0
PIT N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  7  2
BATTING
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Combs cf               4   1   1   1       0   1       5   0
Koenig ss              5   1   3   1       0   0       3   1
Ruth rf                3   0   0   1       1   1       3   0
Gehrig 1b              3   1   1   0       1   0       6   0
Meusel lf              5   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Lazzeri 2b             4   0   2   1       0   0       2   2
Dugan 3b               5   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Bengough c             3   1   0   0       1   0       4   0
Pipgras p              3   0   1   0       1   1       1   2
Totals                35   6  11   4       4   4      27   5
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
BATTING - 
2B: Gehrig (1,off Aldridge).
SF: Ruth (1,off Aldridge); Lazzeri (1,off Aldridge); Gehrig (2,off Aldridge).
HBP: Combs (1,by Cvengros).
Team LOB: 10.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Meusel (1,2nd base off Dawson/Gooch).
Pittsburgh Pirates    AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
L. Waner cf            3   2   1   0       1   0       6   0
Barnhart lf            3   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
P. Waner rf            3   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Wright ss              4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Traynor 3b             4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Grantham 2b            4   0   2   0       0   1       1   2
Harris 1b              4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Gooch c                3   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
Aldridge p             2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Cvengros p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dawson p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                31   2   7   2       1   2      27   5
FIELDING - 
E: L. Waner (1), Wright (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Traynor (1,off Pipgras); Grantham (1,off Pipgras).
3B: L. Waner (1,off Pipgras).
SF: Barnhart (1,off Pipgras); P. Waner (1,off Pipgras).
Team LOB: 5.
PITCHING
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Pipgras W(1-0)         9     7   2   2   1   2   0
Pittsburgh Pirates    IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Aldridge L(0-1)        7.1  10   6   6   4   4   0
Cvengros               0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0
Dawson                 1     0   0   0   0   0   0
Totals                 9    11   6   6   4   4   0
WP: Aldridge (1).
HBP: Cvengros (1,Combs).
Umpires: Dick Nallin (AL), Charlie Moran (NL), Red Ormsby (AL), Ernie Quigley (NL)
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 41634
Starting Lineups:

   New York Yankees              Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Combs               cf        L. Waner            cf
2. Koenig              ss        Barnhart            lf
3. Ruth                rf        P. Waner            rf
4. Gehrig              1b        Wright              ss
5. Meusel              lf        Traynor             3b
6. Lazzeri             2b        Grantham            2b
7. Dugan               3b        Harris              1b
8. Bengough            c         Gooch               c
9. Pipgras             p         Aldridge            p

YANKEES 1ST: Combs flied to left; Koenig singled; Ruth struck
out; Gehrig walked [Koenig to second]; Meusel grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: L. Waner tripled to left; Barnhart out on a
sacrifice fly to right [L. Waner scored]; P. Waner was called
out on strikes; Wright made an out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Yankees 0, Pirates 1.

YANKEES 2ND: Lazzeri singled; Dugan popped to catcher in foul
territory; Bengough popped to catcher in foul territory; Pipgras
lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 0, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 2ND: Traynor grounded out (pitcher to first); Grantham
singled to center; Harris grounded out (first unassisted)
[Grantham to second]; Gooch popped to catcher in foul territory;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 0, Pirates 1.

YANKEES 3RD: Combs singled; Koenig singled to center [Combs
scored (error by L. Waner), Koenig to third]; Ruth hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Koenig scored]; Gehrig doubled; Meusel
singled to shortstop [Gehrig to third]; Lazzeri hit a sacrifice
fly to left [Gehrig scored, Meusel to second]; Dugan flied to
right; 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 3, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Aldridge lined to second; L. Waner grounded out
(second to first); Barnhart singled to center; P. Waner made an
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 3, Pirates 1.

YANKEES 4TH: Bengough made an out to left; Pipgras struck out;
Combs struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 3, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Wright made an out to center; Traynor doubled to
center; Grantham popped to third in foul territory; Harris made
an out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 3, Pirates 1.

YANKEES 5TH: Koenig made an out to right; Ruth walked; Gehrig
out on a sacrifice fly to center [Ruth to second]; Meusel struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 3, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Gooch grounded out (pitcher to first); Aldridge
popped to catcher in foul territory; L. Waner made an out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 3, Pirates 1.

YANKEES 6TH: Lazzeri flied to right; Dugan singled to left;
Bengough made an out to center; Pipgras singled to right [Dugan
to second]; Combs flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Yankees 3, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 6TH: Barnhart made an out to center; P. Waner singled to
left; Wright made an out to center; Traynor forced P. Waner
(shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 3,
Pirates 1.

YANKEES 7TH: Koenig flied to right; Ruth grounded out (first
unassisted); Gehrig grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 3, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Grantham doubled to right; Harris grounded out
(shortstop to first); Gooch lined into a double play (second to
shortstop) [Grantham out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Yankees 3, Pirates 1.

YANKEES 8TH: Meusel singled to center; Lazzeri singled to right
[Meusel to third]; Aldridge threw a wild pitch [Meusel scored,
Lazzeri to second]; Dugan reached on a fielder's choice [Lazzeri
out at third (catcher to third)]; Bengough walked [Dugan to
second]; Pipgras walked [Dugan to third, Bengough to second];
CVENGROS REPLACED ALDRIDGE (PITCHING); Combs was hit by a pitch
[Dugan scored, Bengough to third, Pipgras to second]; Koenig
singled to left [Bengough scored, Pipgras to third, Combs to
second]; Ruth forced Pipgras (second to catcher) [Combs to
third, Koenig to second]; Gehrig forced Koenig (third
unassisted); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Yankees 6, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 8TH: SMITH BATTED FOR CVENGROS; Smith grounded out
(first unassisted); L. Waner walked; Barnhart singled to center
[L. Waner to third]; P. Waner hit a sacrifice fly to left [L.
Waner scored]; Wright forced Barnhart (shortstop unassisted); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 6, Pirates 2.

YANKEES 9TH: DAWSON REPLACED SMITH (PITCHING); Meusel reached on
an error by Wright [Meusel to first]; Lazzeri made an out to
center; Dugan made an out to center; Meusel stole second [Meusel
out at third (second to third)]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees
6, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 9TH: Traynor made an out to center; Grantham struck out;
Harris grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Yankees 6, Pirates 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Yankees          6  11   0   10
 Pirates          2   7   2    5

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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