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New York Yankees 5, Los Angeles Dodgers 3

New York Yankees 5, Los Angeles Dodgers 3

Day

World Series Game Played on Friday, October 14, 1977 (N) at Dodger Stadium

NY  A    3  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   5 10  0
LA  N    0  0  3    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  7  1
BATTING
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rivers cf              5   1   3   1       0   0       4   0
Randolph 2b            4   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
Munson c               5   1   1   1       0   3       9   0
Jackson rf             3   2   1   1       1   2       0   0
  Blair rf             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Piniella lf            3   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Chambliss 1b           4   0   1   1       0   1       8   1
Nettles 3b             4   1   1   0       0   1       1   4
Dent ss                3   0   1   0       1   0       1   2
Torrez p               3   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Totals                35   5  10   5       3   9      27  10
BATTING - 
2B: Rivers 2 (2,off John 2); Munson (2,off John).
SH: Torrez (1,off John).
HBP: Piniella (1,by John).
Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Rivers (1,2nd base off Hough/Yeager).
Los Angeles Dodgers   AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b               4   0   0   0       1   1       1   4
Russell ss             4   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Smith rf               3   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Cey 3b                 3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Garvey 1b              4   1   2   0       0   0       9   1
Baker lf               4   1   2   3       0   1       1   0
Monday cf              4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Yeager c               4   0   2   0       0   0       9   1
John p                 2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Davalillo ph         1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hough p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mota ph              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                34   3   7   3       3   9      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Baker (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Yeager (1,off Torrez).
HR: Baker (1,3rd inning off Torrez 2 on, 2 out).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lopes (1,2nd base off Torrez/Munson).
PITCHING
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Torrez W(1-0)          9     7   3   3   3   9   1
Los Angeles Dodgers   IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
John L(0-1)            6     9   5   4   3   7   0
Hough                  3     1   0   0   0   2   0
Totals                 9    10   5   4   3   9   0
HBP: John (1,Piniella).
Umpires: Larry McCoy (AL), Jerry Dale (NL), Jim Evans (AL), John McSherry (NL), Ed Sudol (NL), Nestor Chylak (AL)
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 55992
Starting Lineups:

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

YANKEES 1ST: Rivers doubled to right; Randolph grounded out
(second to first) [Rivers to third]; Munson doubled to right
[Rivers scored]; Jackson singled to left [Munson scored, Jackson
to second (error by Baker)]; Piniella singled to center [Jackson
scored (unearned)]; Chambliss struck out; Nettles grounded out
(second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes walked; Lopes stole second; Russell was
called out on strikes; Smith grounded out (third to first)
[Lopes to third]; Cey walked; Garvey grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 3, Dodgers 0.

YANKEES 2ND: Dent grounded out (third to first); Torrez struck
out; Rivers doubled to right; Randolph walked; Munson struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Baker singled to center; Monday struck out; Yeager
doubled to right [Baker to third]; John struck out; Lopes
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Yankees
3, Dodgers 0.

YANKEES 3RD: Jackson struck out; Piniella was hit by a pitch;
Chambliss grounded into a double play (first to shortstop to
first) [Piniella out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees
3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Russell grounded out (third to first); Smith
singled to right; Cey lined to center; Garvey singled to center
[Smith to third]; Baker homered [Smith scored, Garvey scored];
Monday was called out on strikes; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees
3, Dodgers 3.

YANKEES 4TH: Nettles singled; Dent singled [Nettles to second];
Torrez out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Nettles to
third, Dent to second]; Rivers grounded out (second to first)
[Nettles scored, Dent to third]; Randolph made an out to right;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 4, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 4TH: Yeager flied to center; John struck out; Lopes
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Yankees 4, Dodgers 3.

YANKEES 5TH: Munson grounded out (shortstop to first); Jackson
walked; Piniella singled to pitcher [Jackson to second];
Chambliss singled to right [Jackson scored, Piniella to third];
Nettles struck out; Dent walked [Chambliss to second]; Torrez
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Yankees 5, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 5TH: Russell grounded out (shortstop to first); Smith
walked; Cey flied to left; Garvey singled to third [Smith to
second]; Baker forced Garvey (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Yankees 5, Dodgers 3.

YANKEES 6TH: Rivers grounded out (second to first); Randolph
grounded out (shortstop to first); Munson struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 5, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 6TH: Monday flied to left; Yeager singled to center;
DAVALILLO BATTED FOR JOHN; Davalillo forced Yeager (second to
shortstop); Lopes grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 5, Dodgers 3.

YANKEES 7TH: HOUGH REPLACED DAVALILLO (PITCHING); Jackson struck
out; Piniella popped to shortstop; Chambliss grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 5, Dodgers
3.

DODGERS 7TH: BLAIR REPLACED JACKSON (PLAYING RF); Russell lined
to third; Smith struck out; Cey flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Yankees 5, Dodgers 3.

YANKEES 8TH: Nettles lined to right; Dent flied to left; Torrez
made an out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 5, Dodgers
3.

DODGERS 8TH: Garvey made an out to center; Baker struck out;
Monday grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Yankees 5, Dodgers 3.

YANKEES 9TH: Rivers singled to center; Randolph flied to center;
Rivers stole second; Munson struck out; Blair lined to third; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Yankees 5, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 9TH: Yeager grounded out (third to first); MOTA BATTED
FOR HOUGH; Mota was called out on strikes; Lopes was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Yankees 5, Dodgers 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Yankees          5  10   0    8
 Dodgers          3   7   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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