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New York Yankees 8, New York Giants 4

New York Yankees 8, New York Giants 4

Day

World Series Game Played on Saturday, October 13, 1923 (D) at Polo Grounds

NY  A    0  6  1    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   8 13  1
NY  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  3  1  -   4 13  1
BATTING
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Witt cf                4   0   3   2       0   0       1   0
Dugan 3b               5   1   0   0       0   0       2   3
Ruth rf                3   2   1   0       2   2       2   0
Meusel lf              5   0   1   2       0   1       3   0
Pipp 1b                4   1   2   0       1   0       9   1
Ward 2b                4   2   2   1       1   0       2   4
Schang c               3   1   1   0       0   1       5   0
Scott ss               5   1   2   2       0   0       2   1
Shawkey p              3   0   1   1       0   0       1   2
  Pennock p            1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                37   8  13   8       4   5      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
E: Ruth (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Witt 2 (2,off Ryan,off McQuillan); Ruth (1,off Jonnard).
3B: Meusel (1,off Ryan).
SH: Schang 2 (2,off Scott,off McQuillan); Witt (1,off McQuillan).
SF: Shawkey (1,off Ryan).
Team LOB: 10.
New York Giants       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bancroft ss            5   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Groh 3b                3   0   0   0       2   0       1   2
Frisch 2b              5   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Youngs rf              5   2   4   1       0   0       0   0
Meusel lf              5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Stengel cf             2   1   2   1       2   0       4   0
  Cunningham ph        1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Kelly 1b               5   0   2   1       0   0       7   0
Snyder c               4   0   0   1       0   0       8   1
Scott p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ryan p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McQuillan p          2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Bentley ph           1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Maguire pr           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jonnard p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  O'Connell ph         0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barnes p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                38   4  13   4       4   3      27   7
FIELDING - 
E: Scott (1).
BATTING - 
HR: Youngs (1,9th inning off Pennock 0 on, 0 out).
HBP: O'Connell (1,by Shawkey).
Team LOB: 12.
PITCHING
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Shawkey W(1-0)         7.2  12   3   3   4   2   0
Pennock SV(1)          1.1   1   1   1   0   1   1
Totals                 9    13   4   4   4   3   1
New York Giants       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Scott L(0-1)           1     4   4   3   0   1   0
Ryan                   0.2   2   2   0   1   0   0
McQuillan              5.1   6   2   2   2   2   0
Jonnard                1     1   0   0   1   0   0
Barnes                 1     0   0   0   0   2   0
Totals                 9    13   8   5   4   5   0
HBP: Shawkey (1,O'Connell).
Umpires: Bob Hart (NL), Billy Evans (AL), Hank O'Day (NL), Dick Nallin (AL)
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 46302
Starting Lineups:

   New York Yankees              New York Giants          
1. Witt                cf        Bancroft            ss
2. Dugan               3b        Groh                3b
3. Ruth                rf        Frisch              2b
4. Meusel              lf        Youngs              rf
5. Pipp                1b        Meusel              lf
6. Ward                2b        Stengel             cf
7. Schang              c         Kelly               1b
8. Scott               ss        Snyder              c
9. Shawkey             p         Scott               p

YANKEES 1ST: Witt singled to center; Dugan popped to catcher in
foul territory; Ruth was called out on strikes; Meusel forced
Witt (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 0,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Bancroft made an out to left; Groh popped to second;
Frisch singled to center; Youngs singled to left [Frisch to
second]; Meusel forced Youngs (second unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 0, Giants 0.

YANKEES 2ND: Pipp singled to center; Ward singled to center
[Pipp to second]; Schang reached on an error on a sacrifice bunt
by Scott [Pipp to third, Ward to second, Schang to first]; Scott
singled to left [Pipp scored, Ward scored, Schang to third];
RYAN REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING); Shawkey hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Schang scored (unearned)]; Witt doubled [Scott scored];
Dugan reached on a fielder's choice [Witt out at third (third)];
Ruth walked [Dugan to second]; Meusel tripled to left [Dugan
scored (unearned), Ruth scored (unearned)]; MCQUILLAN REPLACED
RYAN (PITCHING); Pipp made an out to center; 6 R, 5 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Yankees 6, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Stengel walked; Kelly singled to right [Stengel to
second]; Snyder popped to catcher in foul territory; McQuillan
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Stengel to third, Kelly to
second]; Bancroft made an out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Yankees 6, Giants 0.

YANKEES 3RD: Ward walked; Schang out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Ward to second]; Scott singled to center
[Ward to third]; Shawkey popped to catcher in foul territory;
Witt doubled to left [Ward scored, Scott to third]; Dugan made
an out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 7, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Groh grounded out (second to first); Frisch singled
to center; Youngs popped to catcher in foul territory; Meusel
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 7, Giants 0.

YANKEES 4TH: Ruth walked; Meusel struck out; Pipp singled to
left [Ruth to third]; Ward singled to left [Ruth scored, Pipp to
second]; Schang popped to second; Scott popped to shortstop; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 8, Giants 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Stengel walked; Kelly singled to left [Stengel to
second]; Snyder grounded into a double play (pitcher to third to
first) [Stengel out at third, Kelly to second]; McQuillan was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 8, Giants
0.

YANKEES 5TH: Shawkey singled to left; Witt out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to first) [Shawkey to second]; Dugan made an out
to left; Ruth struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 8,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Bancroft grounded out (second to first); Groh made
an out to left; Frisch flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Yankees 8, Giants 0.

YANKEES 6TH: Meusel popped to first in foul territory; Pipp
popped to catcher in foul territory; Ward lined to second; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 8, Giants 0.

GIANTS 6TH: Youngs singled to right; Meusel grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Youngs to second]; Stengel singled to left;
Kelly flied to right [Youngs to third]; Snyder forced Stengel
(third to shortstop); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 8, Giants 0.

YANKEES 7TH: Schang singled to center; Scott grounded out (first
unassisted) [Schang to second]; Shawkey made an out to center;
Witt grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Yankees 8, Giants 0.

GIANTS 7TH: BENTLEY BATTED FOR MCQUILLAN; Bentley singled to
left; MAGUIRE RAN FOR BENTLEY; Bancroft lined into a double play
(third to first) [Maguire out at first]; Groh walked; Frisch
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Yankees 8, Giants 0.

YANKEES 8TH: JONNARD REPLACED MAGUIRE (PITCHING); Dugan grounded
out (third to first); Ruth doubled to right; Meusel popped to
shortstop in foul territory; Pipp walked; Ward forced Pipp
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 8, Giants
0.

GIANTS 8TH: Youngs singled to third; Meusel singled to left
[Youngs to third]; Stengel singled to right [Youngs scored,
Meusel to third (error by Ruth), Stengel to second]; Kelly
grounded out (second to first) [Meusel scored, Stengel to
third]; Snyder grounded out (shortstop to first) [Stengel
scored]; O'CONNELL BATTED FOR JONNARD; O'Connell was hit by a
pitch; Bancroft singled to right [O'Connell to second]; Groh
walked [O'Connell to third, Bancroft to second]; PENNOCK
REPLACED SHAWKEY (PITCHING); Frisch popped to shortstop; 3 R, 4
H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Yankees 8, Giants 3.

YANKEES 9TH: BARNES REPLACED O'CONNELL (PITCHING); Schang struck
out; Scott grounded out (third to first); Pennock struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 8, Giants 3.

GIANTS 9TH: Youngs hit an inside the park homer to right; Meusel
grounded out (second to first); CUNNINGHAM BATTED FOR STENGEL;
Cunningham struck out; Kelly flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Yankees 8, Giants 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Yankees          8  13   1   10
 Giants           4  13   1   12

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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