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New York Yankees 3, Los Angeles Dodgers 0

New York Yankees 3, Los Angeles Dodgers 0

Day

World Series Game Played on Wednesday, October 21, 1981 (N) at Yankee Stadium

LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  2
NY  A    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  2  x  -   3  6  1
BATTING
Los Angeles Dodgers   AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b               3   0   0   0       0   0       7   3
  Monday ph            1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Howe p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stewart p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Russell ss             4   0   1   0       0   0       0   5
Baker lf               4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Garvey 1b              3   0   2   0       1   0       6   0
Cey 3b                 4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Guerrero rf            4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Landreaux cf           3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Yeager c               2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Johnstone ph         1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Scioscia c           0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hooton p               2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Forster p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Smith ph             1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Sax pr,2b            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                32   0   4   0       1   7      24  12
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Lopes (1), Stewart (1).
New York Yankees      AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mumphrey cf            2   0   0   0       2   0       1   0
Milbourne ss           4   0   1   1       0   0       1   3
Winfield lf            4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Gamble rf              2   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
  Piniella ph          1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Brown pr,rf          0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Nettles 3b             4   1   2   0       0   1       1   5
Watson 1b              4   0   2   1       0   0      13   0
Cerone c               2   0   0   0       2   0       7   0
Randolph 2b            2   1   0   1       1   0       1   3
John p                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Murcer ph            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gossage p            1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                27   3   6   3       6   2      27  13
FIELDING - 
E: Milbourne (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Milbourne (1,off Hooton).
SH: John (1,off Hooton); Murcer (1,off Forster).
SF: Randolph (1,off Stewart).
IBB: Mumphrey (1,by Forster); Cerone (1,by Stewart).
Team LOB: 9.
PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers   IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Hooton L(0-1)          6     3   1   0   4   1   0
Forster                1     0   0   0   1   0   0
Howe                   0.1   2   2   2   0   0   0
Stewart                0.2   1   0   0   1   1   0
Totals                 8     6   3   2   6   2   0
New York Yankees      IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
John W(1-0)            7     3   0   0   0   4   0
Gossage SV(2)          2     1   0   0   1   3   0
Totals                 9     4   0   0   1   7   0
IBB: Forster (1,Mumphrey); Stewart (1,Cerone).
Umpires: Nick Colosi (NL), Terry Cooney (AL), Doug Harvey (NL), Rich Garcia (AL), Larry Barnett (AL), Dick Stello (NL)
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 56505
Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           New York Yankees         
1. Lopes               2b        Mumphrey            cf
2. Russell             ss        Milbourne           ss
3. Baker               lf        Winfield            lf
4. Garvey              1b        Gamble              rf
5. Cey                 3b        Nettles             3b
6. Guerrero            rf        Watson              1b
7. Landreaux           cf        Cerone              c
8. Yeager              c         Randolph            2b
9. Hooton              p         John                p

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes lined to center; Russell grounded out (second
to first); Baker grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 1ST: Mumphrey walked; Milbourne forced Mumphrey
(shortstop to second); Winfield forced Milbourne (third to
second); Gamble walked [Winfield to second]; Nettles was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Garvey grounded out (third to first); Cey grounded
out (third to first); Guerrero grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 2ND: Watson singled to right; Cerone made an out to
right; Randolph forced Watson (third to second); John grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees
0.

DODGERS 3RD: Landreaux grounded out (pitcher to first); Yeager
grounded out (shortstop to first); Hooton struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 3RD: Mumphrey made an out to right; Milbourne made an
out to center; Winfield grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Lopes grounded out (second to first); Russell
grounded out (shortstop to first); Baker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 4TH: Gamble popped to second; Nettles singled to left;
Watson forced Nettles (third to second); Cerone forced Watson
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees
0.

DODGERS 5TH: Garvey singled to center; Cey grounded out (third
to first) [Garvey to second]; Guerrero reached on an error by
Milbourne [Garvey to third, Guerrero to first]; Landreaux struck
out; Yeager grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 5TH: Randolph reached on an error by Lopes [Randolph to
first]; John made an out to pitcher [Randolph to second];
Mumphrey made an out to center; Milbourne doubled to left
[Randolph scored (unearned)]; Winfield grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 6TH: Hooton struck out; Lopes grounded out (third to
first); Russell singled to left; Baker forced Russell (third to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 6TH: Gamble made an out to center; Nettles made an out
to right; Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 7TH: Garvey singled to left; Cey flied to right;
Guerrero lined to shortstop; Landreaux made an out to left; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 7TH: Cerone walked; Randolph walked [Cerone to second];
MURCER BATTED FOR JOHN; FORSTER REPLACED HOOTON (PITCHING);
Murcer out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Cerone to
third, Randolph to second]; Mumphrey was walked intentionally;
Milbourne grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Mumphrey out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers
0, Yankees 1.

DODGERS 8TH: GOSSAGE REPLACED MURCER (PITCHING); JOHNSTONE
BATTED FOR YEAGER; Johnstone flied to right; SMITH BATTED FOR
FORSTER; Smith singled to right; SAX RAN FOR SMITH; MONDAY
BATTED FOR LOPES; Monday struck out; Russell popped to third in
foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 1.

YANKEES 8TH: HOWE REPLACED MONDAY (PITCHING); SCIOSCIA REPLACED
JOHNSTONE (PLAYING C ); SAX STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B);
Winfield made an out to center; PINIELLA BATTED FOR GAMBLE;
Piniella singled to center; BROWN RAN FOR PINIELLA; Nettles
singled to center [Brown to second]; STEWART REPLACED HOWE
(PITCHING); Watson singled to left [Brown scored, Nettles to
second]; Nettles was picked off second but was safe on an error
by Stewart [Nettles to third, Watson to second]; Cerone was
walked intentionally; Randolph out on a sacrifice fly to right
[Nettles scored]; Gossage struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Yankees 3.

DODGERS 9TH: BROWN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Baker grounded
out (first unassisted); Garvey walked; Cey was called out on
strikes; Guerrero was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 0, Yankees 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          0   4   2    6
 Yankees          3   6   1    9

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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