Game Six: Cincinnati, Boston, and the World Series: The Triumph of America's Pastime. New York: Hyperion. ISBN Gammons, Peter. (). Beyond the Sixth Game: What's Happened to Baseball Since the Greatest Game in World Series History. Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin. ISBN Hornig, Doug. ().ALCS: Boston Red Sox over Oakland A's (3–0). Game played on Tuesday, October 14, at Riverfront Stadium Baseball Almanac Box Score | The player names and pitcher names in the box score above can be clicked and their comprehensive single season & career statistics will be shown. The World Series was between the Boston Red Sox and Cincinnati Reds. It was ranked as the second greatest World Series by ESPN. Cincinnati won the series 4 games to 3. The Cincinnati Reds won the National League West division by 20 games over the Los Angeles Dodgers then defeated the. Tuesday, September 20, The 'WHAT IF' World Series (Game 3)Author: Shawn Nova. This call is infamous, but is less "blown" than some of the others. It was the 10th inning of Game 3 of the World Series, and Larry Barnett was behind home plate. Ed Armbrister of the Cincinnati Reds, a right-handed hitter, dropped a sacrifice bunt right in front of home plate. Red Sox catcher. With Curt Gowdy, Marty Brennaman, Tony Kubek, Joe Garagiola. World Series World Series Official Program Cincinnati Reds (4) vs Boston Red Sox (3) World Series Fast Facts: Game 1: Date / Box Score: Location: Fenway Park: 1 st Pitch: From: To: William Simon: Carlton Fisk: Attendance: 35, National Anthem: Jane Morin (Perkins School for the Blind graduate) Game 2: Date / Box Score: Location: Fenway Park: 1 st Pitch. World Series - Cincinnati Reds over Boston Red Sox () series statistics and schedule.
Search Baseball Almanac. The Sox scratched back in the sixth when Reds reliever Pat Darcy issued consecutive walks to Carl Yastrzemski and Fisk, wild-pitched Fisk to third, and then gave up a sacrifice fly to Fred Lynn. Pete Rose followed with a one-out triple and scored on Joe Morgan 's sacrifice fly to give the Reds a lead. WP —Darcy 1. Edit page. Meanwhile, Tiant breezed through the first four innings, holding the Reds scoreless.
This was the final World Series play-by-play assignment for Gowdy, who had been NBC's lead baseball announcer since McEnaney then intentionally walked Carlton Fisk to load the bases to face the left-handed hitting Lynn. The sixth game of the Series was a inning classic at Boston's Fenway Park. Armbrister ph. In what has now become an iconic baseball film highlight, the NBC left-field game camera  caught Fisk wildly waving his arms to his right after hitting the ball and watching its path while drifting down the first base line, as if he was trying to coax the ball to "stay fair". WP —Darcy 1. View a sample email. IBB —Rose 1,by Moret.