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Los Angeles Dodgers 6, New York Yankees 1

Los Angeles Dodgers 6, New York Yankees 1

Day

World Series Game Played on Wednesday, October 12, 1977 (N) at Yankee Stadium

LA  N    2  1  2    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   6  9  0
NY  A    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  0
BATTING
Los Angeles Dodgers   AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b               4   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Russell ss             4   1   1   0       0   0       0   4
Smith rf               3   2   2   2       1   0       2   0
Cey 3b                 4   1   1   2       0   0       1   1
Garvey 1b              4   1   2   1       0   0       6   1
Baker lf               4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Monday cf              3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Burke cf             1   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Yeager c               4   1   2   1       0   0       9   0
Hooton p               3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                34   6   9   6       1   1      27   7
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
BATTING - 
2B: Smith (1,off Hunter).
HR: Cey (1,1st inning off Hunter 1 on, 2 out); Yeager (1,2nd inning off Hunter
0 on, 2 out); Smith (1,3rd inning off Hunter 1 on, 1 out); Garvey (1,9th
inning off Lyle 0 on, 0 out).
Team LOB: 2.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Garvey (1,2nd base by Tidrow/Munson); Monday (1,Home by Tidrow/Munson).
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rivers cf              4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Randolph 2b            4   1   1   0       0   1       2   2
Munson c               4   0   1   0       0   1       3   3
Jackson rf             4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Chambliss 1b           4   0   0   0       0   1      11   2
Nettles 3b             2   0   1   0       1   0       0   6
Piniella lf            3   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Dent ss                2   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Johnson ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stanley ss           0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hunter p               0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Tidrow p             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Zeber ph             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Clay p               0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  White ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lyle p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                31   1   5   0       1   8      27  15
PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers   IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Hooton W(1-0)          9     5   1   1   1   8   0
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Hunter L(0-1)          2.1   5   5   5   0   0   3
Tidrow                 2.2   3   0   0   0   1   0
Clay                   3     0   0   0   1   0   0
Lyle                   1     1   1   1   0   0   1
Totals                 9     9   6   6   1   1   4

Umpires: Ed Sudol (NL), Larry McCoy (AL), Jerry Dale (NL), Jim Evans (AL), Nestor Chylak (AL), John McSherry (NL)
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 56691
Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           New York Yankees         
1. Lopes               2b        Rivers              cf
2. Russell             ss        Randolph            2b
3. Smith               rf        Munson              c
4. Cey                 3b        Jackson             rf
5. Garvey              1b        Chambliss           1b
6. Baker               lf        Nettles             3b
7. Monday              cf        Piniella            lf
8. Yeager              c         Dent                ss
9. Hooton              p         Hunter              p

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes lined to center; Russell lined to left; Smith
doubled; Cey homered [Smith scored]; Garvey grounded out (second
to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 1ST: Rivers popped to third in foul territory; Randolph
struck out; Munson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2,
Yankees 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Baker grounded out (third to first); Monday
grounded out (first to pitcher); Yeager homered; Hooton grounded
out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Yankees
0.

YANKEES 2ND: Jackson was called out on strikes; Chambliss was
called out on strikes; Nettles lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 3, Yankees 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Lopes grounded out (second to first); Russell
singled to left; Smith homered [Russell scored]; TIDROW REPLACED
HUNTER (PITCHING); Cey popped to catcher in foul territory;
Garvey singled to shortstop; Garvey was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 3RD: Piniella singled to right; Dent struck out; Tidrow
was called out on strikes; Rivers grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Yankees 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Baker flied to center; Monday singled to center;
Yeager singled to right [Monday to third]; Monday was caught
stealing home (catcher to third to catcher); Hooton struck out;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 4TH: Randolph singled to shortstop; Munson singled to
center [Randolph to third]; Jackson grounded into a double play
(first to shortstop to first) [Randolph scored, Munson out at
second]; Chambliss grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 5TH: Lopes flied to center; Russell grounded out (third
to first); Smith grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 5TH: Nettles singled to center; Piniella forced Nettles
(shortstop to second); Dent singled to right [Piniella to
second]; ZEBER BATTED FOR TIDROW; Zeber was called out on
strikes; Rivers made an out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 6TH: CLAY REPLACED ZEBER (PITCHING); Cey grounded out
(shortstop to first); Garvey grounded out (first to pitcher);
Baker made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5,
Yankees 1.

YANKEES 6TH: Randolph grounded out (third to first); Munson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Jackson struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 7TH: Monday made an out to left; Yeager grounded out
(third to first); Hooton made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 5, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 7TH: BURKE REPLACED MONDAY (PLAYING CF); Chambliss flied
to right; Nettles walked; Piniella flied to center; JOHNSON
BATTED FOR DENT; Johnson made an out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 5, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 8TH: STANLEY REPLACED JOHNSON (PLAYING SS); Lopes
grounded out (pitcher to first); Russell made an out to center;
Smith walked; Cey forced Smith (second unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 8TH: WHITE BATTED FOR CLAY; White flied to right; Rivers
flied to center; Randolph lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 9TH: LYLE REPLACED WHITE (PITCHING); Garvey homered;
Baker popped to shortstop; Burke grounded out (catcher to
first); Yeager grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 6, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 9TH: Munson popped to catcher in foul territory; Jackson
flied to center; Chambliss flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 6, Yankees 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          6   9   0    2
 Yankees          1   5   0    4

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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