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Philadelphia Phillies 6, Kansas City Royals 4

Philadelphia Phillies 6, Kansas City Royals 4

Day

World Series Game Played on Wednesday, October 15, 1980 (N) at Veteran's Stadium

KC  A    0  0  0    0  0  1    3  0  0  -   4 11  0
PHI N    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  4  x  -   6  8  1
BATTING
Kansas City Royals    AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson lf              4   1   1   0       1   3       1   0
Washington ss          4   0   1   0       0   2       0   3
Brett 3b               2   0   2   0       1   0       2   2
  Chalk 3b             0   1   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Porter ph            1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
McRae dh               4   1   3   0       1   1       0   0
Otis cf                5   1   2   2       0   0       5   0
Wathan c               3   0   0   1       1   1       2   0
Aikens 1b              3   0   1   0       1   1       6   0
  LaCock 1b            0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cardenal rf            4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
White 2b               4   0   1   0       0   1       3   3
Gura p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Quisenberry p        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                34   4  11   3       6  12      24   9
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
BATTING - 
2B: Otis (1,off Carlton).
SH: Washington (1,off Carlton).
SF: Wathan (1,off Carlton).
Team LOB: 11.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wilson (1,3rd base off Carlton/Boone); Chalk (1,2nd base off Carlton/Boone).
Philadelphia Phillies AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Smith lf               3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Unser ph,lf          1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Rose 1b                4   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
McBride rf             3   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
Schmidt 3b             4   1   2   1       0   0       1   1
Moreland dh            4   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Maddox cf              3   1   1   0       0   1       1   1
  Gross ph,cf          1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Trillo 2b              2   0   0   1       0   0       6   3
Bowa ss                3   0   1   1       0   0       0   6
Boone c                1   1   0   0       2   0      10   1
Carlton p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Reed p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                29   6   8   6       3   2      27  14
FIELDING - 
DP: 4.
E: Trillo (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Maddox (1,off Gura); Unser (1,off Quisenberry); Schmidt (1,off Quisenberry).
SF: Trillo (1,off Gura).
Team LOB: 3.
PITCHING
Kansas City Royals    IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Gura                   6     4   2   2   2   2   0
Quisenberry L(0-1)     2     4   4   4   1   0   0
Totals                 8     8   6   6   3   2   0
Philadelphia Phillies IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Carlton W(1-0)         8    10   4   3   6  10   0
Reed SV(1)             1     1   0   0   0   2   0
Totals                 9    11   4   3   6  12   0
WP: Carlton (1).
Umpires: Bill Kunkel (AL), Paul Pryor (NL), Don Denkinger (AL), Dutch Rennert (NL), Harry Wendelstedt (NL), Nick Bremigan (AL)
Time of Game: 3:01   Attendance: 65775
Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Wilson              lf        Smith               lf
2. Washington          ss        Rose                1b
3. Brett               3b        McBride             rf
4. McRae               dh        Schmidt             3b
5. Otis                cf        Moreland            dh
6. Wathan              c         Maddox              cf
7. Aikens              1b        Trillo              2b
8. Cardenal            rf        Bowa                ss
9. White               2b        Boone               c
   Gura                p         Carlton             p

ROYALS 1ST: Wilson struck out (catcher to first); World
Series game 2; Washington grounded out (shortstop to first);
Brett singled to center; McRae singled to right [Brett to
second]; Otis forced McRae (third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Royals 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Smith made an out to center; Rose made an out to
center; McBride popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals
0, Phillies 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Wathan popped to first; Aikens walked; Cardenal was
called out on strikes; White struck out but Aikens advanced to
second and White advanced to first on a wild pitch; Wilson
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Schmidt grounded out (third to first); Moreland
lined to left; Maddox struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals
0, Phillies 0.

ROYALS 3RD: Washington was called out on strikes; Brett singled
to right; McRae singled to left [Brett to second]; Otis grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [McRae out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Trillo made an out to center; Bowa popped to third
in foul territory; Boone made an out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 0, Phillies 0.

ROYALS 4TH: Wathan made an out to right; Aikens singled to
center; Cardenal grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Aikens out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Smith struck out; Rose lined to center; McBride
lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Phillies 0.

ROYALS 5TH: White grounded out (shortstop to first); Wilson
struck out; Washington singled to center; Brett walked
[Washington to second]; McRae struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Royals 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 5TH: Schmidt grounded out (third to first); Moreland
singled to shortstop; Maddox doubled to left [Moreland to
third]; Trillo hit a sacrifice fly to right [Moreland scored,
Maddox to third]; Bowa singled to left [Maddox scored]; Boone
walked [Bowa to second]; Smith made an out to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Royals 0, Phillies 2.

ROYALS 6TH: Otis singled to center; Wathan walked [Otis to
second]; Aikens reached on an error by Trillo [Otis scored
(unearned), Wathan to third, Aikens to first]; Cardenal struck
out; White grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Aikens out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 1,
Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 6TH: CHALK REPLACED BRETT (PLAYING 3B); Rose made an
out to right; McBride walked; Schmidt singled to center [McBride
to second]; Moreland grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Schmidt out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Royals 1, Phillies 2.

ROYALS 7TH: Wilson walked; Washington out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Wilson to second]; Wilson stole third;
Chalk walked; Chalk stole second; McRae walked; Otis doubled to
left [Wilson scored, Chalk scored, McRae to third]; Wathan hit
into a double play [McRae scored, Otis out at third (center to
first to third)]; 3 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 4, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 7TH: QUISENBERRY REPLACED GURA (PITCHING); Maddox
grounded out (third to first); Trillo grounded out (shortstop to
first); Bowa grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Royals 4, Phillies 2.

ROYALS 8TH: Aikens struck out; Cardenal made an out to right;
White singled to left; Wilson singled [White to second];
lined off Rose's glove; Washington struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Royals 4, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 8TH: LACOCK REPLACED AIKENS (PLAYING 1B); Boone walked;
UNSER BATTED FOR SMITH; Unser doubled [Boone scored]; Rose
grounded out (first unassisted) [Unser to third]; McBride
singled to right [Unser scored]; Schmidt doubled [McBride
scored, Schmidt to third (on throw to home)]; Moreland singled
to center [Schmidt scored]; GROSS BATTED FOR MADDOX; Gross
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Moreland out at second]; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 4,
Phillies 6.

ROYALS 9TH: UNSER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); GROSS STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING CF); REED REPLACED CARLTON (PITCHING); PORTER
BATTED FOR CHALK; Porter was called out on strikes; McRae
singled to center; Otis forced McRae (shortstop to second);
Wathan struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 4, Phillies 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           4  11   0   11
 Phillies         6   8   1    3

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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