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Philadelphia Athletics 4, New York Giants 2

Philadelphia Athletics 4, New York Giants 2

Day

World Series Game Played on Tuesday, October 24, 1911 (D) at Shibe Park

NY  N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  3
PHI A    0  0  0    3  1  0    0  0  x  -   4 11  1
BATTING
New York Giants       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Devore lf              4   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Doyle 2b               3   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
Snodgrass cf           3   0   0   1       0   1       0   0
Murray rf              4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Merkle 1b              4   0   1   0       0   3      12   2
Herzog 3b              4   0   0   0       0   0       1   5
Fletcher ss            4   0   2   0       0   0       0   4
Meyers c               4   0   1   0       0   0       7   2
Mathewson p            1   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
  Becker ph            1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wiltse p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                32   2   7   2       2   4      24  14
FIELDING - 
E: Murray (2), Fletcher (3), Mathewson (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Meyers (2,off Bender); Merkle (1,off Bender).
3B: Doyle (1,off Bender).
SF: Snodgrass (1,off Bender).
Team LOB: 6.
Philadelphia Athletics AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lord lf                4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Oldring cf             3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Collins 2b             3   1   2   0       0   1       2   4
Baker 3b               3   1   2   1       1   1       4   3
Murphy rf              4   1   2   1       0   1       0   0
Davis 1b               4   1   1   1       0   1      10   0
Barry ss               4   0   3   0       0   0       1   1
Thomas c               3   0   0   1       0   0       5   2
Bender p               4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                32   4  11   4       1   6      27  11
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Baker (2).
BATTING - 
2B: Murphy 2 (2,off Mathewson 2); Baker 2 (2,off Mathewson 2); Davis (1,off
Mathewson); Barry 2 (3,off Mathewson,off Wiltse).
SH: Oldring (2,off Mathewson); Collins (1,off Mathewson).
SF: Thomas (1,off Mathewson).
IBB: Baker (1,by Mathewson).
Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Murphy (1,Home by Mathewson/Meyers).
PITCHING
New York Giants       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Mathewson L(1-2)       7    10   4   4   1   5   0
Wiltse                 1     1   0   0   0   1   0
Totals                 8    11   4   4   1   6   0
Philadelphia Athletics IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Bender W(1-1)          9     7   2   2   2   4   0
IBB: Mathewson (1,Baker).
Umpires: Bill Dineen (AL), Bill Klem (NL), Tommy Connolly (AL), Bill Brennan (NL)
Time of Game: 1:49   Attendance: 24355
Starting Lineups:

   New York Giants               Philadelphia Athletics   
1. Devore              lf        Lord                lf
2. Doyle               2b        Oldring             cf
3. Snodgrass           cf        Collins             2b
4. Murray              rf        Baker               3b
5. Merkle              1b        Murphy              rf
6. Herzog              3b        Davis               1b
7. Fletcher            ss        Barry               ss
8. Meyers              c         Thomas              c
9. Mathewson           p         Bender              p

GIANTS 1ST: Devore singled; Doyle tripled [Devore scored];
Snodgrass out on a sacrifice fly to left [Doyle scored]; Murray
grounded out (first unassisted); Merkle struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 1ST: Lord struck out; Oldring struck out; Collins
singled to center; Baker struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 2, Athletics 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Herzog lined to center; Fletcher singled to center;
Meyers forced Fletcher (catcher to second); Mathewson grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2,
Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 2ND: Murphy doubled to right; Murphy was picked off
second but was safe on an error by Mathewson [Murphy to third];
Davis grounded out (pitcher to first); Murphy was caught
stealing home (catcher unassisted); Barry singled to third;
Thomas popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Devore made an out to center; Doyle popped to third
in foul territory; Snodgrass grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 0.

ATHLETICS 3RD: Bender grounded out (shortstop to first); Lord
singled to right; Oldring forced Lord (shortstop to second);
Collins struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Murray popped to third; Merkle struck out; Herzog
made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics
0.

ATHLETICS 4TH: Baker doubled; Murphy doubled [Baker scored];
Davis doubled to right [Murphy scored]; Barry grounded out
(third to first) [Davis to third]; Thomas hit a sacrifice fly to
right [Davis scored]; Bender grounded out (shortstop to first);
3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 3.

GIANTS 5TH: Fletcher grounded out (third to first); Meyers
doubled to right; Meyers was out trying to advance to third;
Mathewson walked; Devore made an out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 3.

ATHLETICS 5TH: Lord grounded out (first to pitcher); Oldring
grounded out (third to first); Collins singled to right; Baker
doubled to right [Collins scored, Baker to third (on throw to
home)]; Murphy struck out (catcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 4.

GIANTS 6TH: Doyle walked; Snodgrass struck out; Murray hit into
a double play (third to first) [Doyle out at second]; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 4.

ATHLETICS 6TH: Davis grounded out (third to first); Barry
doubled to center; Thomas grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Barry to third]; Bender grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 4.

GIANTS 7TH: Merkle struck out; Herzog made an out to center;
Fletcher singled to center; Meyers grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 4.

ATHLETICS 7TH: Lord reached on an error by Fletcher [Lord to
first]; Oldring out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Lord
to second]; Collins made an out to first [Lord to third]; Baker
was walked intentionally; Murphy grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 4.

GIANTS 8TH: BECKER BATTED FOR MATHEWSON; Becker grounded out
(second to first); Devore singled to left; Doyle forced Devore
(second to shortstop); Snodgrass reached on an error by Baker
[Doyle to second, Snodgrass to first]; Murray popped to catcher
in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 4.

ATHLETICS 8TH: WILTSE REPLACED BECKER (PITCHING); Davis struck
out; Debut game for Hooks Wiltse; Barry doubled to right
[Barry to third (error by Murray)]; Thomas reached on a
fielder's choice [Barry out at home (third to catcher to third),
Thomas to second]; Bender grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R,
1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Athletics 4.

GIANTS 9TH: Merkle doubled to right; Herzog grounded out (third
to first) [Merkle to third]; Fletcher popped to second; Meyers
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2,
Athletics 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           2   7   3    6
 Athletics        4  11   1    8

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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