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Oakland Athletics 2, New York Mets 1

Oakland Athletics 2, New York Mets 1

Day

World Series Game Played on Saturday, October 13, 1973 (D) at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum

NY  N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  2
OAK A    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   2  4  0
BATTING
New York Mets         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garrett 3b             5   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Millan 2b              4   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Mays cf                4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Jones lf               4   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
Milner 1b              4   0   2   1       0   0      11   0
Grote c                4   0   0   0       0   0       5   2
Hahn rf                2   0   0   0       1   2       0   0
  Kranepool ph         1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Harrelson ss           2   0   0   0       1   2       4   6
  Hodges ph            0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Martinez pr          0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Matlack p              0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Boswell ph           1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  McGraw p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Staub ph             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Beauchamp ph         1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                32   1   7   1       4   5      24  10
FIELDING - 
E: Millan (1), Mays (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Jones (1,off Holtzman).
3B: Millan (1,off Holtzman).
SH: Matlack (1,off Holtzman).
Team LOB: 9.
Oakland Athletics     AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Campaneris ss          4   1   1   0       0   1       3   1
Rudi lf                3   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Bando 3b               3   0   1   0       1   0       1   3
Jackson cf,rf          3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Tenace 1b              3   0   0   0       0   1      11   0
Alou rf                3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Davalillo cf         0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Fosse c                3   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
Green 2b               2   0   0   0       1   1       2   3
Holtzman p             1   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
  Mangual ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fingers p            1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Knowles p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                27   2   4   1       3   4      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
PB: Fosse (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Holtzman (1,off Matlack).
SH: Rudi (1,off McGraw).
IBB: Bando (1,by McGraw).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Campaneris (1,2nd base off Matlack/Grote).
CS: Green (1,2nd base by Matlack/Grote).
PITCHING
New York Mets         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Matlack L(0-1)         6     3   2   0   2   3   0
McGraw                 2     1   0   0   1   1   0
Totals                 8     4   2   0   3   4   0
Oakland Athletics     IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Holtzman W(1-0)        5     4   1   1   3   2   0
Fingers                3.1   3   0   0   1   3   0
Knowles SV(1)          0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0
Totals                 9     7   1   1   4   5   0
IBB: McGraw (1,Bando).
Umpires: Marty Springstead (AL), Augie Donatelli (NL), Jerry Neudecker (AL), Paul Pryor (NL), Harry Wendelstedt (NL), Russ Goetz (AL)
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 46021
Starting Lineups:

   New York Mets                 Oakland Athletics        
1. Garrett             3b        Campaneris          ss
2. Millan              2b        Rudi                lf
3. Mays                cf        Bando               3b
4. Jones               lf        Jackson             cf
5. Milner              1b        Tenace              1b
6. Grote               c         Alou                rf
7. Hahn                rf        Fosse               c
8. Harrelson           ss        Green               2b
9. Matlack             p         Holtzman            p

METS 1ST: Garrett popped to third in foul territory; Millan
grounded out (second to first); Mays singled to left; Jones
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0,
Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 1ST: Campaneris popped to second; Rudi lined to
shortstop; Bando made an out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Mets 0, Athletics 0.

METS 2ND: Milner made an out to center; Grote grounded out
(second to first); Hahn was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); Tenace
struck out; Alou popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 0, Athletics 0.

METS 3RD: Harrelson walked; Matlack out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Harrelson to second]; Garrett popped to
first in foul territory; Millan grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 0, Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Fosse popped to first in foul territory; Green
walked; Green was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
Holtzman doubled to left; Campaneris reached on an error by
Millan [Holtzman scored (unearned), Campaneris to first];
Campaneris stole second; Rudi singled to right [Campaneris
scored (unearned)]; Bando singled to center [Rudi to third
(error by Mays)]; Jackson popped to shortstop; 2 R, 3 H, 2 E, 2
LOB.  Mets 0, Athletics 2.

METS 4TH: Mays grounded out (third to first); Jones doubled;
Milner singled to center [Jones scored, Milner to second (on
throw to home)]; Grote lined to center; Hahn walked; Harrelson
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Athletics 2.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Tenace flied to left; Alou flied to left; Fosse
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets
1, Athletics 2.

METS 5TH: Matlack walked; Garrett hit into a double play
(pitcher to first) [Matlack out at second]; Millan tripled to
left; Mays made an out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1,
Athletics 2.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Green struck out; MANGUAL BATTED FOR HOLTZMAN;
Mangual lined to shortstop; Campaneris struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Athletics 2.

METS 6TH: FINGERS REPLACED MANGUAL (PITCHING); Jones singled to
center; Milner grounded out (catcher to first) [Jones to
second]; Grote flied to center; Hahn struck out but Jones
advanced to third and Hahn advanced to first on a passed ball;
Harrelson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Athletics 2.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Rudi grounded out (catcher unassisted); Bando
grounded out (shortstop to first); Jackson walked; Tenace
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets 1,
Athletics 2.

METS 7TH: BOSWELL BATTED FOR MATLACK; Boswell singled to right;
Garrett grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Boswell out at second]; Millan lined to shortstop; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mets 1, Athletics 2.

ATHLETICS 7TH: MCGRAW REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Alou grounded
out (shortstop to first); Fosse grounded out (shortstop to
first); Green grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Mets 1, Athletics 2.

METS 8TH: JACKSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); DAVALILLO
REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING CF); Mays was called out on strikes;
Jones grounded out (third to first); Milner singled to right;
Grote popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Mets 1, Athletics 2.

ATHLETICS 8TH: Fingers struck out; Campaneris singled; Rudi out
on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Campaneris to second];
Bando was walked intentionally; Jackson grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mets 1, Athletics 2.

METS 9TH: KRANEPOOL BATTED FOR HAHN; Kranepool lined to
shortstop; HODGES BATTED FOR HARRELSON; Hodges walked; MARTINEZ
RAN FOR HODGES; STAUB BATTED FOR MCGRAW; KNOWLES REPLACED
FINGERS (PITCHING); BEAUCHAMP BATTED FOR STAUB; Beauchamp popped
to second; Garrett flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mets
1, Athletics 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Mets             1   7   2    9
 Athletics        2   4   0    5

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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