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New York Yankees 4, New York Giants 2

New York Yankees 4, New York Giants 2

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World Series Game Played on Sunday, October 10, 1937 (D) at Polo Grounds

NY  A    0  1  1    0  2  0    0  0  0  -   4  8  0
NY  N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2 10  0
BATTING
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Crosetti ss            4   0   0   0       1   0       2   1
Rolfe 3b               3   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
DiMaggio cf            5   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Gehrig 1b              4   0   2   1       1   2       8   1
Dickey c               3   0   0   0       1   1       7   0
Hoag lf                4   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Selkirk rf             4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Lazzeri 2b             3   1   1   0       0   1       1   5
Gomez p                4   1   1   1       0   1       1   1
Totals                34   4   8   4       4   7      27   8
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
BATTING - 
2B: Gehrig (1,off Melton).
3B: Lazzeri (1,off Melton); Gehrig (1,off Smith).
HR: Hoag (1,2nd inning off Melton 0 on, 0 out); DiMaggio (1,3rd inning off
Melton 0 on, 2 out).
SH: Rolfe (1,off Brennan).
HBP: Lazzeri (1,by Smith).
Team LOB: 9.
New York Giants       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moore lf               5   0   3   0       0   0       4   0
Bartell ss             4   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Ott 3b                 3   1   1   2       1   1       0   3
Ripple rf              4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Leiber cf              4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
McCarthy 1b            4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Danning c              4   0   0   0       0   2      11   1
Whitehead 2b           4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Melton p               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ryan ph              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Smith p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Mancuso ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brennan p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berger ph            1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                36   2  10   2       1   6      27   6
BATTING - 
2B: Whitehead (2,off Gomez).
HR: Ott (1,3rd inning off Gomez 1 on, 1 out).
Team LOB: 8.
PITCHING
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Gomez W(2-0)           9    10   2   2   1   6   1
New York Giants       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Melton L(0-2)          5     6   4   4   3   5   2
Smith                  2     1   0   0   0   1   0
Brennan                2     1   0   0   1   1   0
Totals                 9     8   4   4   4   7   2
WP: Melton (1).
HBP: Smith (1,Lazzeri).
Umpires: Red Ormsby (AL), George Barr (NL), Steve Basil (AL), Bill Stewart (NL)
Time of Game: 2:06   Attendance: 38216
Starting Lineups:

   New York Yankees              New York Giants          
1. Crosetti            ss        Moore               lf
2. Rolfe               3b        Bartell             ss
3. DiMaggio            cf        Ott                 3b
4. Gehrig              1b        Ripple              rf
5. Dickey              c         Leiber              cf
6. Hoag                lf        McCarthy            1b
7. Selkirk             rf        Danning             c
8. Lazzeri             2b        Whitehead           2b
9. Gomez               p         Melton              p

YANKEES 1ST: Crosetti flied to left; Rolfe singled to left;
DiMaggio popped to second; Melton threw a wild pitch [Rolfe to
second]; Gehrig walked; Dickey struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Yankees 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Moore singled to left; Bartell made an out to left;
Ott struck out; Ripple singled [Moore to third]; Leiber popped
to first in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 0,
Giants 0.

YANKEES 2ND: Hoag homered; Selkirk grounded out (second to
first); Lazzeri was called out on strikes; Gomez was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: McCarthy grounded out (second to first); Danning
struck out; Whitehead doubled to right; Melton struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 1, Giants 0.

YANKEES 3RD: Crosetti grounded out (third to first); Rolfe was
called out on strikes; DiMaggio homered; Gehrig struck out; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Moore popped to shortstop; Bartell singled to left;
Ott homered [Bartell scored]; Ripple popped to shortstop; Leiber
lined to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 2, Giants 2.

YANKEES 4TH: Dickey popped to catcher in foul territory; Hoag
flied to left; Selkirk popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 2, Giants 2.

GIANTS 4TH: McCarthy struck out; Danning popped to catcher in
foul territory; Whitehead lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Yankees 2, Giants 2.

YANKEES 5TH: Lazzeri tripled to center; Gomez singled [Lazzeri
scored]; Crosetti flied to right; Rolfe walked [Gomez to
second]; DiMaggio popped to catcher; Gehrig doubled to center
[Gomez scored, Rolfe to third]; Dickey walked; Hoag popped to
catcher in foul territory; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Yankees 4,
Giants 2.

GIANTS 5TH: RYAN BATTED FOR MELTON; Ryan struck out; Moore
singled to center; Bartell made an out to center; Ott grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 4, Giants
2.

YANKEES 6TH: SMITH REPLACED RYAN (PITCHING); Selkirk grounded
out (first unassisted); Lazzeri was hit by a pitch; Gomez forced
Lazzeri (third to shortstop); Crosetti grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 4, Giants 2.

GIANTS 6TH: Ripple singled to left; Leiber singled [Ripple to
second]; McCarthy forced Ripple (pitcher to third) [Leiber to
second]; Danning struck out; Whitehead grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 4, Giants 2.

YANKEES 7TH: Rolfe grounded out (third to first); DiMaggio
struck out; Gehrig tripled to right; Dickey made an out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 4, Giants 2.

GIANTS 7TH: MANCUSO BATTED FOR SMITH; Mancuso made an out to
right; Moore singled to left; Bartell forced Moore (shortstop to
second); Ott walked [Bartell to second]; Ripple grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 4, Giants 2.

YANKEES 8TH: BRENNAN REPLACED MANCUSO (PITCHING); Hoag flied to
left; Selkirk singled to right; Lazzeri popped to shortstop;
Gomez made an out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 4,
Giants 2.

GIANTS 8TH: Leiber singled to left; McCarthy made an out to
right; Danning lined into a double play (first unassisted)
[Leiber out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 4, Giants
2.

YANKEES 9TH: Crosetti walked; Rolfe out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to first) [Crosetti to second]; DiMaggio popped to
shortstop; Gehrig struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 4,
Giants 2.

GIANTS 9TH: Whitehead lined to center; BERGER BATTED FOR
BRENNAN; Berger grounded out (second to first); Moore grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 4, Giants
2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Yankees          4   8   0    9
 Giants           2  10   0    8

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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