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Chicago Cubs 6, Detroit Tigers 1

Chicago Cubs 6, Detroit Tigers 1

Day

World Series Game Played on Friday, October 11, 1907 (D) at Bennett Park

CHI N    0  0  0    0  2  0    3  0  1  -   6  7  2
DET A    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  2
BATTING
Chicago Cubs          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Slagle cf              5   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Sheckard lf            5   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
Chance 1b              3   0   0   0       0   0      11   0
Steinfeldt 3b          4   0   2   0       0   1       3   1
Kling c                4   0   0   0       0   2       6   0
Evers 2b               4   1   0   0       0   1       0   2
Schulte rf             3   2   1   0       1   0       1   1
Tinker ss              1   2   0   0       1   0       3   3
Overall p              2   0   1   2       0   0       0   4
Totals                31   6   7   4       2   4      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Slagle (1), Tinker (3).
BATTING - 
SH: Tinker 2 (2,off Donovan 2); Overall 2 (2,off Donovan 2).
HBP: Chance (1,by Donovan).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Chance (3,2nd base off Donovan/Schmidt).
CS: Sheckard (2,2nd base by Donovan/Schmidt).
Detroit Tigers        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jones lf               2   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Schaefer 2b            3   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
Crawford cf            4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Cobb rf                4   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Rossman 1b             4   0   1   1       0   0       8   0
Coughlin 3b            4   0   3   0       0   1       1   1
Schmidt c              3   0   0   0       1   1       4   3
O'Leary ss             4   0   0   0       0   1       4   2
Donovan p              3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                31   1   5   1       2   6      27  10
FIELDING - 
E: O'Leary 2 (2).
BATTING - 
3B: Cobb (1,off Overall).
SH: Schaefer (1,off Overall); Jones (1,off Overall).
Team LOB: 7.
PITCHING
Chicago Cubs          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Overall W(1-0)         9     5   1   1   2   6   0
Detroit Tigers        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Donovan L(0-1)         9     7   6   3   2   4   0
HBP: Donovan (3,Chance).
Umpires: Jack Sheridan (AL), Hank O'Day (NL)
Time of Game: 1:45   Attendance: 11306
Starting Lineups:

   Chicago Cubs                  Detroit Tigers           
1. Slagle              cf        Jones               lf
2. Sheckard            lf        Schaefer            2b
3. Chance              1b        Crawford            cf
4. Steinfeldt          3b        Cobb                rf
5. Kling               c         Rossman             1b
6. Evers               2b        Coughlin            3b
7. Schulte             rf        Schmidt             c
8. Tinker              ss        O'Leary             ss
9. Overall             p         Donovan             p

CUBS 1ST: Slagle popped to shortstop; Sheckard singled; Sheckard
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Chance was
hit by a pitch; Chance stole second; Steinfeldt made an out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 1ST: Jones walked; Schaefer out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Jones to second]; Crawford popped to
shortstop; Cobb grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Tigers 0.

CUBS 2ND: Kling struck out; Evers made an out to right; Schulte
made an out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 2ND: Rossman grounded out (pitcher to first); Coughlin
singled to left; Schmidt lined into a double play (shortstop
unassisted) [Coughlin out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs
0, Tigers 0.

CUBS 3RD: Tinker made an out to right; Overall grounded out
(second to first); Slagle grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 3RD: O'Leary grounded out (shortstop to first); Donovan
grounded out (right to first); Jones grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 0, Tigers 0.

CUBS 4TH: Sheckard made an out to right; Chance grounded out
(shortstop to first); Steinfeldt singled to center; Kling made
an out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 0, Tigers 0.

TIGERS 4TH: Schaefer made an out to left; Crawford popped to
third in foul territory; Cobb tripled to left; Rossman singled
to left [Cobb scored]; Coughlin singled [Rossman to second];
Schmidt walked [Rossman to third, Coughlin to second]; O'Leary
struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cubs 0, Tigers 1.

CUBS 5TH: Evers reached on an error by O'Leary; 15 minute
delay for heavy rain; Schulte walked [Evers to second];
Tinker made an out to first [Evers to third, Schulte to second];
Overall singled to right [Evers scored (unearned), Schulte
scored]; Slagle made an out to left; Sheckard forced Overall
(shortstop unassisted); 2 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 2, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 5TH: Donovan made an out to center; Jones grounded out
(second to first); Schaefer struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Tigers 1.

CUBS 6TH: Chance popped to third; Steinfeldt singled to left;
Kling struck out; Evers lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cubs 2, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 6TH: Crawford grounded out (second to first); Cobb
grounded out (shortstop to first); Rossman made an out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 2, Tigers 1.

CUBS 7TH: Schulte singled to pitcher; Tinker reached on a
fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Schulte to second];
Overall out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Schulte to
third, Tinker to second]; Slagle reached on a fielder's choice
[Schulte scored (unearned) (error by O'Leary), Tinker to third];
Sheckard singled to first [Tinker scored, Slagle to second];
Chance forced Sheckard (third to shortstop) [Slagle to third];
Slagle advanced to home and Chance was out trying to advance to
second; 3 R, 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 7TH: Coughlin struck out; Schmidt made an out to right;
O'Leary grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cubs 5, Tigers 1.

CUBS 8TH: Steinfeldt struck out; Kling lined to second; Evers
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cubs 5, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 8TH: Donovan reached on an error by Tinker [Donovan to
first]; Jones out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Donovan to second]; Schaefer struck out; Crawford struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 5, Tigers 1.

CUBS 9TH: Schulte made an out to left; Tinker walked; Overall
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Tinker to second];
Slagle singled to center [Tinker scored, Slagle to second (on
throw to home)]; Sheckard grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cubs 6, Tigers 1.

TIGERS 9TH: Cobb popped to third; Rossman reached on an error by
Slagle [Rossman to first]; Coughlin singled to left [Rossman to
second]; Schmidt struck out; O'Leary popped to third; 0 R, 1 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Cubs 6, Tigers 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cubs             6   7   2    5
 Tigers           1   5   2    7

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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