October 6, Box Score. The box score below is an accurate record of events for the baseball contest played on October 6, at Tiger Stadium. The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Detroit Tigers and the box score is "ready to surrender its truth to the knowing eye.". This is the last World Series game to date to feature complete-game performances from both starting pitchers. Cardinals shortstop Dal Maxvill went hitless in 22 World Series at-bats, a record. Composite box. World Series (4–3): Detroit Tigers (A.L.) over St. Louis Cardinals (N.L.)MVP: Mickey Lolich (Detroit). Nov 17, · World Series Game 4 October 6, It was the St. Louis Cardinals that got off to a quick start today in Game 4 of the World Series at Tiger Stadium in Detroit. With 2 outs in the top of the 1st inning Roger Maris doubled and Orlando Cepeda drove him home with a double of his own to give the Cardinals a lead. Similar to Game 1 Author: Dave. With Curt Gowdy, George Kell, Tony Kubek, Pee Wee Reese.
Namespaces Article Talk. Bob Gibson did return after the delay, and helped his own cause by hitting a home run off Joe Sparma in the fourth inning. November 17, World Series Game 4. Louis Cardinals Pitcher Tom Gorman Louis to win the World Series, Tiger manager Mayo Smith chose Denny McLain again as his starting pitcher, even though he was on only two days' rest and had not been very successful in his two prior Series starts. Horton, J. Rate This.
Cash 2-out RBI- O. Gibson finished the game in the ninth inning with his 15th, 16th, and 17th strikeouts to pass Sandy Koufax 's previous record of 15, set in the World Series. In Game 7, Gibson was defeated by series MVP Lolich, allowing three runs on four straight hits in the decisive seventh inning, although the key play was a Northrup triple that was seemingly misplayed by center fielder Curt Flood and could have been the third out with no runs scoring. Since then, the Pirates, the Royals, and the Cubs accomplished this feat. McLain-2, D.
Gibson finished the game in the ninth inning with his 15th, 16th, and 17th strikeouts to pass Sandy Koufax 's previous record of 15, set in the World Series. Cardinals second baseman Julian Javier followed this by singling in both baserunners to make the score 3—0. In Game 5, the Tigers' hopes for the title would have been very much in jeopardy had Bill Freehan not tagged out Lou Brock in a home plate collision, on a perfect throw from left fielder Willie Horton , when Brock elected not to slide and went in standing up. The World Series saw the Cardinals lose a Game 7 for the first time in their history. Horton LF 3 0 2 0. Shannon 3B 4 0 1 0. Cardinals' starting pitcher Nelson Briles was taken out of the game in the seventh inning with one runner on base, and was replaced by closer reliever Joe Hoerner.