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St. Louis Cardinals 4, Philadelphia Athletics 2

St. Louis Cardinals 4, Philadelphia Athletics 2

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World Series Game Played on Saturday, October 10, 1931 (D) at Sportsman's Park III

PHI A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   2  7  1
STL N    2  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   4  5  0
BATTING
Philadelphia Athletics AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bishop 2b              4   0   0   0       1   1       2   1
Haas cf                3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Cochrane c             4   0   0   0       0   0       8   2
Simmons lf             3   0   1   0       1   1       0   0
Foxx 1b                4   0   0   0       0   2      11   0
Miller rf              4   1   3   0       0   0       0   0
Dykes 3b               3   1   0   0       1   1       1   3
Williams ss            4   0   2   0       0   1       0   2
Earnshaw p             2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Todt ph              0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Walberg p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cramer ph            1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Totals                32   2   7   2       5   6      24  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Foxx (1).
St. Louis Cardinals   AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
High 3b                4   2   3   0       0   0       1   4
Watkins rf             3   2   2   2       1   0       2   0
Frisch 2b              3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Martin cf              3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Orsatti lf             3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Bottomley 1b           3   0   0   0       0   2      12   0
Wilson c               2   0   0   0       1   0       7   1
Gelbert ss             3   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Grimes p               3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Hallahan p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                27   4   5   2       3   9      27  14
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
BATTING - 
HR: Watkins (1,3rd inning off Earnshaw 1 on, 0 out).
SH: Frisch (1,off Earnshaw).
Team LOB: 3.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Martin (5,2nd base off Earnshaw/Cochrane).
PITCHING
Philadelphia Athletics IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Earnshaw L(1-2)        7     4   4   3   2   7   1
Walberg                1     1   0   0   1   2   0
Totals                 8     5   4   3   3   9   1
St. Louis Cardinals   IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Grimes W(2-0)          8.2   7   2   2   5   6   0
Hallahan SV(1)         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0
Totals                 9     7   2   2   5   6   0
WP: Earnshaw (1).
Umpires: Dolly Stark (NL), Bill McGowan (AL), Bill Klem (NL), Dick Nallin (AL)
Time of Game: 1:57   Attendance: 20805
Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia Athletics        St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Bishop              2b        High                3b
2. Haas                cf        Watkins             rf
3. Cochrane            c         Frisch              2b
4. Simmons             lf        Martin              cf
5. Foxx                1b        Orsatti             lf
6. Miller              rf        Bottomley           1b
7. Dykes               3b        Wilson              c
8. Williams            ss        Gelbert             ss
9. Earnshaw            p         Grimes              p

ATHLETICS 1ST: Bishop popped to third in foul territory; Haas
grounded out (second to first); Cochrane grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: High singled to left; Watkins singled to left
[High to second]; Frisch out on a sacrifice bunt (third to
first) [High to third, Watkins to second]; Earnshaw threw a wild
pitch [High scored, Watkins to third]; Martin walked; Martin
stole second; Orsatti struck out (catcher to first) [Watkins
scored (unearned) (error by Foxx), Martin to third]; Bottomley
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 2.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Simmons singled; Foxx made an out to right;
Miller singled to left [Simmons to second]; Dykes forced Miller
(third to second); Williams grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 2ND: Wilson walked; Gelbert grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Wilson out at second]; Grimes
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 2.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Earnshaw grounded out (third to first); Bishop
walked; Bishop was picked off first (catcher to first); Haas
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 3RD: High singled to center; Watkins homered [High
scored]; Frisch made an out to center; Martin popped to second;
Orsatti struck out (catcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Cochrane grounded out (second to first); Simmons
grounded out (shortstop to first); Foxx struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 4TH: Bottomley struck out; Wilson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Gelbert popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Miller singled to center; Dykes grounded out
(first unassisted) [Miller to second]; Williams singled [Miller
to third]; Earnshaw grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Williams out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 5TH: Grimes grounded out (third to first); High
grounded out (pitcher to first); Watkins grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Bishop was called out on strikes; Haas flied to
center; Cochrane grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 6TH: Frisch grounded out (pitcher to first); Martin
grounded out (shortstop to first); Orsatti was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

ATHLETICS 7TH: Simmons struck out; Foxx was called out on
strikes; Miller singled to center; Dykes struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 7TH: Bottomley popped to catcher; Wilson made an out
to center; Gelbert struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Athletics
0, Cardinals 4.

ATHLETICS 8TH: Williams struck out; TODT BATTED FOR EARNSHAW;
Todt walked; Debut game for Phil Todt; Bishop grounded
out (third to first) [Todt to second]; Haas walked; Cochrane
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 8TH: WALBERG REPLACED TODT (PITCHING); Grimes struck
out; High singled to center; Watkins walked [High to second];
Frisch popped to third; Martin struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Athletics 0, Cardinals 4.

ATHLETICS 9TH: Simmons walked; Foxx popped to catcher in foul
territory; Miller forced Simmons (shortstop to second); Dykes
walked [Miller to second]; Williams singled to left [Miller to
third, Dykes to second]; CRAMER BATTED FOR WALBERG; Cramer
singled to center [Miller scored, Dykes scored, Williams to
second]; HALLAHAN REPLACED GRIMES (PITCHING); Bishop made an out
to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Athletics 2, Cardinals 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Athletics        2   7   1    8
 Cardinals        4   5   0    3

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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