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Cincinnati Reds 4, Detroit Tigers 0

Cincinnati Reds 4, Detroit Tigers 0

Day

World Series Game Played on Monday, October 7, 1940 (D) at Crosley Field

DET A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  0
CIN N    2  0  0    0  0  1    0  1  x  -   4 10  2
BATTING
Detroit Tigers        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bartell ss             3   0   2   0       0   0       0   4
  Sullivan ph          1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Croucher ss          0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
McCosky cf             4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Gehringer 2b           4   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Greenberg lf           3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
York 1b                4   0   2   0       0   0      10   0
Campbell rf            3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Higgins 3b             3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Tebbetts c             3   0   0   0       0   0       6   2
Rowe p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gorsica p            2   0   0   0       0   1       0   5
  Averill ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hutchinson p         0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                31   0   5   0       2   2      24  15
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
BATTING - 
2B: Bartell (2,off Walters).
Team LOB: 6.
Cincinnati Reds       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Werber 3b              5   1   2   0       0   0       1   3
M. McCormick cf        3   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Goodman rf             4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
F. McCormick 1b        4   0   1   0       0   0      10   1
Ripple lf              2   0   2   1       2   0       2   0
Wilson c               3   1   1   0       1   1       4   0
Joost 2b               3   0   0   0       1   0       2   4
Myers ss               4   0   0   0       0   2       2   4
Walters p              4   1   1   2       0   1       0   2
Totals                32   4  10   4       5   4      27  14
FIELDING - 
DP: 3.
E: F. McCormick (1), Myers (3).
BATTING - 
2B: Werber (4,off Rowe).
HR: Walters (1,8th inning off Hutchinson 0 on, 1 out).
SH: M. McCormick (1,off Rowe); Goodman (1,off Gorsica).
IBB: Ripple (2,by Gorsica).
Team LOB: 11.
PITCHING
Detroit Tigers        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Rowe L(0-2)            0.1   4   2   2   0   0   0
Gorsica                6.2   5   1   1   4   3   0
Hutchinson             1     1   1   1   1   1   1
Totals                 8    10   4   4   5   4   1
Cincinnati Reds       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Walters W(2-0)         9     5   0   0   2   2   0
IBB: Gorsica (1,Ripple).
Umpires: Red Ormsby (AL), Lee Ballanfant (NL), Steve Basil (AL), Bill Klem (NL)
Time of Game: 2:01   Attendance: 30481
Starting Lineups:

   Detroit Tigers                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Bartell             ss        Werber              3b
2. McCosky             cf        M. McCormick        cf
3. Gehringer           2b        Goodman             rf
4. Greenberg           lf        F. McCormick        1b
5. York                1b        Ripple              lf
6. Campbell            rf        Wilson              c
7. Higgins             3b        Joost               2b
8. Tebbetts            c         Myers               ss
9. Rowe                p         Walters             p

TIGERS 1ST: Bartell made an out to left; McCosky popped to third
in foul territory; Gehringer made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Werber doubled to left; M. McCormick out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Werber to third]; Goodman
singled to first [Werber scored]; F. McCormick singled to left
[Goodman to second]; Ripple singled to right [Goodman scored, F.
McCormick to third]; GORSICA REPLACED ROWE (PITCHING); Wilson
struck out; Joost forced Ripple (third to second); 2 R, 4 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 2.

TIGERS 2ND: Greenberg struck out; York made an out to right;
Campbell walked; Higgins singled to left [Campbell to second];
Tebbetts grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Tigers 0, Reds 2.

REDS 2ND: Myers struck out; Walters grounded out (pitcher to
first); Werber singled to center; M. McCormick grounded out
(catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 2.

TIGERS 3RD: Gorsica made an out to center; Bartell doubled to
left; McCosky made an out to right [Bartell to third]; Gehringer
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Tigers 0, Reds 2.

REDS 3RD: Goodman made an out to center; F. McCormick popped to
third in foul territory; Ripple walked; Wilson lined to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 2.

TIGERS 4TH: Greenberg popped to catcher in foul territory; York
singled to left; Campbell grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [York out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Tigers 0, Reds 2.

REDS 4TH: Joost grounded out (shortstop to first); Myers
grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first); Walters was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 2.

TIGERS 5TH: Higgins grounded out (second to first); Tebbetts
grounded out (shortstop to first); Gorsica was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 2.

REDS 5TH: Werber grounded out (shortstop to first); M. McCormick
flied to left; Goodman singled to left; F. McCormick forced
Goodman (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds
2.

TIGERS 6TH: Bartell singled to left; McCosky forced Bartell
(third to second); Gehringer grounded into a double play (first
to shortstop to first) [McCosky out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 2.

REDS 6TH: Ripple singled to center; Wilson singled to right
[Ripple to third]; Joost walked [Wilson to second]; Myers forced
Ripple (pitcher to catcher) [Wilson to third, Joost to second];
Walters reached on a fielder's choice [Wilson scored, Joost to
third, Myers to second]; Werber grounded into a double play
(pitcher to catcher to first) [Joost out at home]; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 3.

TIGERS 7TH: Greenberg grounded out (pitcher to first); York
singled to left; Campbell grounded out (second to first) [York
to second]; Higgins grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 3.

REDS 7TH: M. McCormick singled to center; Goodman out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [M. McCormick to second]; F.
McCormick grounded out (shortstop to first); Ripple was walked
intentionally; Wilson walked [M. McCormick to third, Ripple to
second]; Joost grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 3.

TIGERS 8TH: Tebbetts grounded out (third to first); AVERILL
BATTED FOR GORSICA; Averill reached on an error by F. McCormick
[Averill to first]; SULLIVAN BATTED FOR BARTELL; Sullivan made
an out to center; McCosky made an out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 3.

REDS 8TH: CROUCHER REPLACED SULLIVAN (PLAYING SS); HUTCHINSON
REPLACED AVERILL (PITCHING); Myers struck out; Debut game for
Frank Croucher Debut game for Fred Hutchinson; Walters
homered; Debut game for Fred Hutchinson; Werber made an
out to right; M. McCormick walked; Goodman made an out to left;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Tigers 0, Reds 4.

TIGERS 9TH: Gehringer reached on an error by Myers [Gehringer to
second]; Greenberg walked; York grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Gehringer to third, Greenberg out at
second]; Campbell made an out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Tigers 0, Reds 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Tigers           0   5   0    6
 Reds             4  10   2   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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