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New York Yankees 7, Cincinnati Reds 3

New York Yankees 7, Cincinnati Reds 3

Day

World Series Game Played on Saturday, October 7, 1939 (D) at Crosley Field

NY  A    2  0  2    0  3  0    0  0  0  -   7  5  1
CIN N    1  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   3 10  0
BATTING
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Crosetti ss            4   1   0   0       1   1       2   2
Rolfe 3b               4   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Keller rf              3   3   2   4       1   1       2   0
DiMaggio cf            4   1   1   2       0   1       2   0
Dickey c               3   1   1   1       1   0       5   1
Selkirk lf             2   0   0   0       2   0       3   0
Gordon 2b              4   0   0   0       0   0       2   5
Dahlgren 1b            4   0   0   0       0   1      10   2
Gomez p                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hadley p             3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                32   7   5   7       5   5      27  13
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Hadley (1).
BATTING - 
HR: Keller 2 (2,1st inning off Thompson 1 on, 1 out,5th inning off Thompson
1 on, 1 out); DiMaggio (1,3rd inning off Thompson 1 on, 2 out); Dickey
(1,5th inning off Thompson 0 on, 2 out).
Team LOB: 3.
Cincinnati Reds       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Werber 3b              4   1   1   1       1   0       3   2
Frey 2b                4   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
Goodman rf             5   1   3   1       0   0       2   0
McCormick 1b           5   0   2   0       0   0       9   0
Lombardi c             3   0   1   1       0   0       5   0
  Bordagaray pr        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hershberger c        1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Craft cf               4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Berger lf              4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Myers ss               3   1   2   0       1   0       1   4
Thompson p             1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Grissom p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bongiovanni ph       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moore p              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                36   3  10   3       3   3      27  10
BATTING - 
SH: Thompson (1,off Hadley).
HBP: Lombardi (1,by Hadley).
Team LOB: 11.
PITCHING
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Gomez                  1     3   1   1   0   1   0
Hadley W(1-0)          8     7   2   2   3   2   0
Totals                 9    10   3   3   3   3   0
Cincinnati Reds       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Thompson L(0-1)        4.2   5   7   7   4   3   4
Grissom                1.1   0   0   0   1   0   0
Moore                  3     0   0   0   0   2   0
Totals                 9     5   7   7   5   5   4
WP: Thompson (1).
HBP: Hadley (1,Lombardi).
Umpires: Bill Summers (AL), Babe Pinelli (NL), Bill McGowan (AL), Beans Reardon (NL)
Time of Game: 2:01   Attendance: 32723
Starting Lineups:

   New York Yankees              Cincinnati Reds          
1. Crosetti            ss        Werber              3b
2. Rolfe               3b        Frey                2b
3. Keller              rf        Goodman             rf
4. DiMaggio            cf        McCormick           1b
5. Dickey              c         Lombardi            c
6. Selkirk             lf        Craft               cf
7. Gordon              2b        Berger              lf
8. Dahlgren            1b        Myers               ss
9. Gomez               p         Thompson            p

YANKEES 1ST: Crosetti walked; Rolfe grounded out (first
unassisted) [Crosetti to second]; Keller homered [Crosetti
scored]; DiMaggio struck out; Dickey walked while Dickey
advanced to third on a wild pitch [Dickey to third]; Selkirk
grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 2,
Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Werber grounded out (second to first); Frey made an
out to center; Goodman singled; McCormick singled to right
[Goodman to third]; Lombardi singled to center [Goodman scored,
McCormick to second]; Craft struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Yankees 2, Reds 1.

YANKEES 2ND: Gordon popped to catcher in foul territory;
Dahlgren popped to second; Gomez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Yankees 2, Reds 1.

REDS 2ND: HADLEY REPLACED GOMEZ (PITCHING); Berger struck out;
Myers singled to left; Thompson singled [Myers to second];
Werber singled to center [Myers scored, Thompson to third]; Frey
reached on a fielder's choice [Thompson out at home (first to
catcher), Werber to second]; Goodman singled to right [Werber
scored, Frey to second]; McCormick popped to second; 2 R, 4 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 2, Reds 3.

YANKEES 3RD: Crosetti popped to third in foul territory; Rolfe
flied to right in foul territory; Keller walked; DiMaggio
homered [Keller scored]; Dickey grounded out (second to first);
2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 4, Reds 3.

REDS 3RD: Lombardi flied to left; Craft made an out to center;
Berger popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 4,
Reds 3.

YANKEES 4TH: Selkirk walked; Gordon forced Selkirk (shortstop to
second); Dahlgren struck out; Hadley forced Gordon (second to
shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 4, Reds 3.

REDS 4TH: Myers singled to center; Thompson out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to first) [Myers to second]; Werber grounded out
(first to pitcher); Frey grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 4, Reds 3.

YANKEES 5TH: Crosetti grounded out (shortstop to first); Rolfe
singled; Keller homered [Rolfe scored]; DiMaggio popped to
third; Dickey homered; GRISSOM REPLACED THOMPSON (PITCHING);
Selkirk walked; Gordon flied to left; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Yankees 7, Reds 3.

REDS 5TH: Goodman popped to shortstop; McCormick popped to
catcher in foul territory; Lombardi was hit by a pitch; Craft
made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 7, Reds 3.

YANKEES 6TH: Dahlgren flied to center; Hadley grounded out
(shortstop to first); Crosetti grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 7, Reds 3.

REDS 6TH: Berger struck out; Myers walked; BONGIOVANNI BATTED
FOR GRISSOM; Bongiovanni grounded out (pitcher to first) [Myers
to second]; Werber walked; Frey grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 7, Reds 3.

YANKEES 7TH: MOORE REPLACED BONGIOVANNI (PITCHING); Rolfe
grounded out (shortstop to first); Keller struck out; DiMaggio
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees
7, Reds 3.

REDS 7TH: Goodman flied to left; McCormick singled; Lombardi
reached on an error by Hadley [McCormick to third, Lombardi to
first]; BORDAGARAY RAN FOR LOMBARDI; Craft grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Bordagaray out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 7, Reds 3.

YANKEES 8TH: HERSHBERGER REPLACED BORDAGARAY (PLAYING C );
Dickey flied to center; Selkirk made an out to left; Gordon
popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 7, Reds 3.

REDS 8TH: Berger grounded out (shortstop to first); Myers
grounded out (shortstop to first); Moore grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 7, Reds 3.

YANKEES 9TH: Dahlgren made an out to right; Hadley grounded out
(pitcher to first); Crosetti struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Yankees 7, Reds 3.

REDS 9TH: Werber grounded out (second to first); Frey walked;
Goodman singled to right [Frey to second]; McCormick lined to
right; Hershberger made an out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Yankees 7, Reds 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Yankees          7   5   1    3
 Reds             3  10   0   11

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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