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Boston Red Sox 3, New York Giants 1

Boston Red Sox 3, New York Giants 1

Day

World Series Game Played on Friday, October 11, 1912 (D) at Polo Grounds

BOS A    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  8  1
NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  9  1
BATTING
Boston Red Sox        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hooper rf              4   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Yerkes 2b              3   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Speaker cf             4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Lewis lf               4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Gardner 3b             3   2   2   0       1   0       1   3
Stahl 1b               3   1   0   0       0   1       9   0
Wagner ss              3   0   0   0       1   1       2   3
Cady c                 4   0   1   1       0   2      10   0
Wood p                 4   0   2   1       0   0       0   2
Totals                32   3   8   2       3   5      27  12
FIELDING - 
E: Wagner (2).
BATTING - 
2B: Speaker (1,off Ames).
3B: Gardner (1,off Tesreau).
SH: Yerkes (1,off Tesreau); Stahl (1,off Ames).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Stahl (2,2nd base off Tesreau/Meyers).
CS: Speaker (1,2nd base by Tesreau/Meyers).
New York Giants       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Devore lf              4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Doyle 2b               4   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
Snodgrass cf           4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Murray rf              4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Merkle 1b              4   0   1   0       0   2       8   0
Herzog 3b              4   1   2   0       0   0       2   1
Meyers c               4   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
Fletcher ss            4   0   1   1       0   0       3   6
Tesreau p              2   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  McCormick ph         1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Ames p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                35   1   9   1       0   8      27  12
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Meyers (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Fletcher (1,off Wood).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Merkle (1,2nd base off Wood/Cady).
PITCHING
Boston Red Sox        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Wood W(2-0)            9     9   1   1   0   8   0
New York Giants       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Tesreau L(0-2)         7     5   2   2   2   5   0
Ames                   2     3   1   1   1   0   0
Totals                 9     8   3   3   3   5   0
WP: Tesreau (1).
Umpires: Cy Rigler (NL), Silk O'Loughlin (AL), Billy Evans (AL), Bill Klem (NL)
Time of Game: 2:06   Attendance: 36502
Starting Lineups:

   Boston Red Sox                New York Giants          
1. Hooper              rf        Devore              lf
2. Yerkes              2b        Doyle               2b
3. Speaker             cf        Snodgrass           cf
4. Lewis               lf        Murray              rf
5. Gardner             3b        Merkle              1b
6. Stahl               1b        Herzog              3b
7. Wagner              ss        Meyers              c
8. Cady                c         Fletcher            ss
9. Wood                p         Tesreau             p

RED SOX 1ST: Hooper singled to center; Yerkes reached on an
error on a sacrifice bunt by Meyers [Hooper to second, Yerkes to
first]; Speaker grounded into a double play (shortstop to first)
[Hooper to third, Yerkes out at second]; Lewis grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Devore struck out; Doyle singled to left; Snodgrass
forced Doyle (third to second); Snodgrass was picked off first
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 0, Giants 0.

RED SOX 2ND: Gardner tripled to right; Tesreau threw a wild
pitch [Gardner scored]; Stahl popped to second; Wagner made an
out to center; Cady struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox
1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Murray was called out on strikes; Merkle singled to
right; Merkle stole second; Herzog grounded out (second to
first) [Merkle to third]; Meyers made an out to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox 1, Giants 0.

RED SOX 3RD: Wood singled; Hooper walked [Wood to second];
Yerkes forced Wood (pitcher to third) [Hooper to second];
Speaker grounded out (second to first) [Hooper to third, Yerkes
to second]; Lewis grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Fletcher grounded out (pitcher to first); Tesreau
struck out; Devore grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Red Sox 1, Giants 0.

RED SOX 4TH: Gardner walked; Stahl forced Gardner (pitcher to
shortstop); Stahl stole second; Wagner grounded out (first
unassisted) [Stahl to third]; Cady singled to left [Stahl
scored]; Wood made an out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red
Sox 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Doyle grounded out (third to first); Snodgrass
struck out; Murray struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 2,
Giants 0.

RED SOX 5TH: Hooper made an out to right; Yerkes singled to
left; Speaker forced Yerkes (third to second); Speaker was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Red Sox 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Merkle grounded out (shortstop to first); Herzog
singled; Meyers struck out; Fletcher grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Giants 0.

RED SOX 6TH: Lewis struck out; Gardner popped to third in foul
territory; Stahl struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 2,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 6TH: Tesreau singled to left; Devore singled [Tesreau to
second]; Doyle popped to third; Snodgrass forced Devore (second
to shortstop) [Tesreau to third]; Murray forced Snodgrass
(second to shortstop); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Giants
0.

RED SOX 7TH: Wagner struck out; Cady struck out; Wood made an
out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 7TH: Merkle struck out; Herzog singled to left; Meyers
made an out to center; Fletcher doubled to right [Herzog
scored]; MCCORMICK BATTED FOR TESREAU; McCormick singled to
second [Fletcher out at home (second to catcher)]; 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Giants 1.

RED SOX 8TH: AMES REPLACED MCCORMICK (PITCHING); Hooper popped
to shortstop; Yerkes grounded out (shortstop to first); Speaker
doubled to left; Lewis grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Giants 1.

GIANTS 8TH: Devore grounded out (shortstop to first); Doyle made
an out to right; Snodgrass reached on an error by Wagner
[Snodgrass to first]; Murray singled [Snodgrass to third];
Merkle struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox 2, Giants 1.

RED SOX 9TH: Gardner singled to center; Stahl out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Gardner to second]; Wagner walked; Cady
forced Wagner (shortstop to second) [Gardner to third]; Wood
singled to right [Gardner scored, Cady to third]; Hooper made an
out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox 3, Giants 1.

GIANTS 9TH: Herzog made an out to center; Meyers popped to
catcher in foul territory; Fletcher popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 3, Giants 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Red Sox          3   8   1    7
 Giants           1   9   1    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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