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St. Louis Cardinals 3, Kansas City Royals 0

St. Louis Cardinals 3, Kansas City Royals 0

Day

World Series Game Played on Wednesday, October 23, 1985 (N) at Busch Stadium

KC  A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
STL N    0  1  1    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   3  6  0
BATTING
Kansas City Royals    AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Smith lf               4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Wilson cf              4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Brett 3b               4   0   1   0       0   2       0   3
White 2b               4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Sundberg c             4   0   1   0       0   0       7   1
Motley rf              4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Balboni 1b             2   0   1   0       1   0      11   1
Biancalana ss          2   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
  McRae ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Concepcion ss        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Black p                1   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Wathan ph            1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Beckwith p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jones ph             1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Quisenberry p        0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                32   0   5   0       1   8      24  16
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Black (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Jones (1,off Tudor).
Team LOB: 6.
St. Louis Cardinals   AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McGee cf               3   1   2   1       1   0       2   0
Smith ss               2   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Herr 2b                3   0   1   0       1   1       0   2
Clark 1b               3   0   1   0       1   2      10   0
Landrum lf             4   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Cedeno rf              3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Van Slyke rf         0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pendleton 3b           3   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Nieto c                1   0   0   1       1   1       9   0
Tudor p                3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Totals                25   3   6   3       5   6      27   5
BATTING - 
2B: Herr (1,off Beckwith).
3B: Pendleton (1,off Black).
HR: Landrum (1,2nd inning off Black 0 on, 1 out); McGee (1,3rd inning off Black
0 on, 2 out).
SH: Nieto (1,off Black); Smith (1,off Quisenberry).
IBB: McGee (1,by Black); Herr (1,by Quisenberry).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Smith (1,2nd base by Black/Sundberg).
PITCHING
Kansas City Royals    IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Black L(0-1)           5     4   3   3   3   3   2
Beckwith               2     1   0   0   0   3   0
Quisenberry            1     1   0   0   2   0   0
Totals                 8     6   3   3   5   6   2
St. Louis Cardinals   IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Tudor W(2-0)           9     5   0   0   1   8   0
WP: Quisenberry (1).
IBB: Black (2,McGee); Quisenberry (2,Herr).
Umpires: Bob Engel (NL), John Shulock (AL), Jim Quick (NL), Don Denkinger (AL), Jim McKean (AL), Bill Williams (NL)
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 53634
Starting Lineups:

   Kansas City Royals            St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Smith               lf        McGee               cf
2. Wilson              cf        Smith               ss
3. Brett               3b        Herr                2b
4. White               2b        Clark               1b
5. Sundberg            c         Landrum             lf
6. Motley              rf        Cedeno              rf
7. Balboni             1b        Pendleton           3b
8. Biancalana          ss        Nieto               c
9. Black               p         Tudor               p

ROYALS 1ST: Smith popped to catcher in foul territory; Wilson
singled to center; Brett grounded out (first unassisted) [Wilson
to second]; White made an out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Royals 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: McGee grounded out (third to first); Smith
walked; Smith was picked off and caught stealing second (pitcher
to first to shortstop to catcher); Herr struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Cardinals 0.

ROYALS 2ND: Sundberg lined to right; Motley struck out; Balboni
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Clark struck out; Landrum homered; Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); Pendleton grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Cardinals 1.

ROYALS 3RD: Biancalana was called out on strikes; Black was
called out on strikes; Smith struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Nieto walked; Tudor hit into a double play
(pitcher to second) [Nieto out at second]; McGee homered; Smith
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals
0, Cardinals 2.

ROYALS 4TH: Wilson grounded out (first unassisted); Brett struck
out; White grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Royals 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Herr grounded out (third to first); Clark singled
to left [Clark out at second (left to second)]; Landrum grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0,
Cardinals 2.

ROYALS 5TH: Sundberg lined to right; Motley grounded out (third
to first); Balboni singled to left; Biancalana flied to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Cedeno popped to first; Pendleton tripled to
center; Nieto reached on an error on a sacrifice bunt by Black
[Pendleton scored, Nieto to second]; Tudor struck out; McGee was
walked intentionally; Smith made an out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E,
2 LOB.  Royals 0, Cardinals 3.

ROYALS 6TH: WATHAN BATTED FOR BLACK; Wathan struck out; Smith
popped to first; Wilson popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Royals 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: BECKWITH REPLACED WATHAN (PITCHING); Herr doubled
to right; Clark struck out; Landrum grounded out (third to
first); Cedeno made an out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Royals 0, Cardinals 3.

ROYALS 7TH: VAN SLYKE REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING RF); Brett
singled to left; White flied to center; Sundberg singled to
right [Brett to second]; Motley made an out to left; Balboni
walked [Brett to third, Sundberg to second]; MCRAE BATTED FOR
BIANCALANA; McRae forced Sundberg (third unassisted); 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Royals 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: CONCEPCION REPLACED MCRAE (PLAYING SS); Pendleton
grounded out (second to first); Nieto struck out; Tudor struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Cardinals 3.

ROYALS 8TH: JONES BATTED FOR BECKWITH; Jones doubled; Smith
struck out; Wilson grounded out (second to first) [Jones to
third]; Brett struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Royals 0,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: QUISENBERRY REPLACED JONES (PITCHING); McGee
singled to left; Smith out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
first) [McGee to second]; Herr was walked intentionally;
Quisenberry threw a wild pitch [McGee out at home (catcher to
pitcher), Herr to third]; Clark walked; Landrum grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Royals 0, Cardinals 3.

ROYALS 9TH: White grounded out (pitcher to first); Sundberg
popped to first in foul territory; Motley made an out to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Royals 0, Cardinals 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Royals           0   5   1    6
 Cardinals        3   6   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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