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Series
Results
CIN
@NYY
1
2
CIN
@NYY
0
4
NYY
@CIN
7
3
NYY
@CIN
7
4
 
(10)
Thursday, October 5, 1939,
, Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 59,791, Time of Game: 1:27
Reds
0
at Yankees
4
W: Monte Pearson (1-0)
L: Bucky Walters (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Reds            0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  2  0
Yankees         0  0  3   1  0  0   0  0  X    4  9  0
NOTE: All totals are for the entire postseason up to this game.

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Billy Werber 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 .143 .393 -0.042 0.81 0.041 -0.083 -0.5 0 2 CS
Lonny Frey 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 -0.069 0.69 0.000 -0.069 -1.0 2 2
Ival Goodman RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .167 -0.027 0.34 0.000 -0.027 -0.4 1 0
Frank McCormick 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .667 -0.060 0.75 0.000 -0.060 -0.8 7 0
Ernie Lombardi C 3 0 1 0 0 0 .167 .333 -0.014 0.50 0.016 -0.031 -0.1 5 1
   Frenchy Bordagaray PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Willard Hershberger C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Harry Craft CF 3 0 0 0 0 3 .167 .333 -0.038 0.47 0.000 -0.038 -0.6 3 1
Wally Berger LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.057 0.69 0.000 -0.057 -0.8 1 0
Billy Myers SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .333 -0.043 0.54 0.000 -0.043 -0.7 5 3
Bucky Walters P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.020 0.36 0.000 -0.020 -0.2 0 3
   Lee Gamble PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 -0.005 0.21 0.000 -0.005 -0.2
Team Totals 28 0 2 0 1 8 .071 .175 -0.375 0.55 0.057 -0.433 -5.3 24 12
TB: E Lombardi; B Werber.
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 0 for 0.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Walters-B Myers-F McCormick.
Outfield Assists: H Craft (G Selkirk at 2nd base).
Baserunning
CS: B Werber (1, 2nd base by M Pearson/B Dickey).

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Frankie Crosetti SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 .125 .250 0.046 0.64 0.053 -0.007 0.3 1 2
Red Rolfe 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 .125 .250 -0.030 0.53 0.012 -0.042 -0.8 2 1
Charlie Keller RF 4 1 2 1 0 0 .375 1.125 0.081 0.53 0.111 -0.030 0.9 0 0 2B
Joe DiMaggio CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 .286 .661 -0.035 0.52 0.007 -0.041 -0.9 4 0 GDP
Bill Dickey C 3 0 1 1 0 1 .286 .571 0.048 0.78 0.079 -0.030 0.5 8 1
George Selkirk LF 3 0 1 0 0 1 .167 .333 -0.051 0.61 0.000 -0.051 -0.9 3 0
Joe Gordon 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .333 -0.028 0.34 0.000 -0.028 -0.5 2 0
Babe Dahlgren 1B 3 2 2 1 0 1 .500 1.833 0.117 0.50 0.121 -0.004 1.4 7 0 HR,2B
Monte Pearson P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 -0.026 0.53 0.000 -0.026 -0.6 0 5 SH
Team Totals 30 4 9 4 0 5 .300 .767 0.122 0.55 0.383 -0.259 -0.7 27 9
2B: C Keller (1, off B Walters); B Dahlgren (2, off B Walters).
HR: B Dahlgren (1, off B Walters; 4th inn, 0 on, 1 out to Deep LF).
SH: M Pearson (1, off B Walters).
TB: B Dahlgren 6; C Keller 3; G Selkirk; R Rolfe; F Crosetti; B Dickey; J DiMaggio.
GIDP: J DiMaggio (1).
RBI: B Dickey (2); F Crosetti (1); B Dahlgren (2); C Keller (1).
2-out RBI: C Keller; B Dickey.
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 2 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Dickey-F Crosetti.

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bucky Walters, L (0-1) 8 9 4 4 0 5 1 4.50 31 53 -0.124 0.55 0.7
Team Totals 8 9 4 4 0 5 1 4.50 31 53 -0.124 0.55 0.7

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Monte Pearson, W (1-0) 9 2 0 0 1 8 0 0.00 29 90 0.376 0.55 5.3
Team Totals 9 2 0 0 1 8 0 0.00 29 90 0.376 0.55 5.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Beans Reardon, 1B - Bill Summers, 2B - Babe Pinelli, 3B - Bill McGowan.
Time of Game: 1:27.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Cincinnati Reds         New York Yankees
1 Billy Werber 3B 1 Frankie Crosetti SS
2 Lonny Frey 2B 2 Red Rolfe 3B
3 Ival Goodman RF 3 Charlie Keller RF
4 Frank McCormick 1B 4 Joe DiMaggio CF
5 Ernie Lombardi C 5 Bill Dickey C
6 Harry Craft CF 6 George Selkirk LF
7 Wally Berger LF 7 Joe Gordon 2B
8 Billy Myers SS 8 Babe Dahlgren 1B
9 Bucky Walters P 9 Monte Pearson P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 1-0 2 1-- R NYY C. Keller B. Walters 10% 74% Double to LF (Line Drive to LF Line); Rolfe Scores
b3 2-0 2 12- R NYY B. Dickey B. Walters 8% 83% Single to RF (Line Drive); Keller Scores; DiMaggio to 3B
t4 0-3 0 1-- OO CIN L. Frey M. Pearson 8% 84% Double Play: Strikeout, Werber Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
b3 0-0 0 --- NYY B. Dahlgren B. Walters 6% 62% Ground-rule Double (Deep LF)
b4 3-0 1 --- R NYY B. Dahlgren B. Walters 6% 89% Home Run (Deep LF)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Monte Pearson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O CIN B. Werber M. Pearson 2% 52% Popfly: 2B
t1 0-0 1 --- O CIN L. Frey M. Pearson 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 --- O CIN I. Goodman M. Pearson 1% 55% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- NYY F. Crosetti B. Walters 3% 58% Single to LF
b1 0-0 0 1-- O NYY R. Rolfe B. Walters -3% 55% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
b1 0-0 1 1-- O NYY C. Keller B. Walters -3% 52% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
b1 0-0 2 1-- O NYY J. DiMaggio B. Walters -2% 50% Flyball: LF (Deep LF-CF)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 0.
Top of the 2nd, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Monte Pearson facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O CIN F. McCormick M. Pearson 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t2 0-0 1 --- O CIN E. Lombardi M. Pearson 2% 54% Flyball: LF
t2 0-0 2 --- O CIN H. Craft M. Pearson 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 5-6-7
b2 0-0 0 --- O NYY B. Dickey B. Walters -2% 53% Strikeout
b2 0-0 1 --- O NYY G. Selkirk B. Walters -2% 51% Single to CF (Fly Ball to Short CF); Selkirk out at 2B/CF-SS
b2 0-0 2 --- O NYY J. Gordon B. Walters -1% 50% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 0.
Top of the 3rd, Reds Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' Monte Pearson facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O CIN W. Berger M. Pearson 3% 53% Lineout: LF (Deep LF)
t3 0-0 1 --- O CIN B. Myers M. Pearson 2% 55% Strikeout
t3 0-0 2 --- O CIN B. Walters M. Pearson 1% 56% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 8-9-1
b3 0-0 0 --- NYY B. Dahlgren B. Walters 6% 62% Ground-rule Double (Deep LF)
b3 0-0 0 -2- O NYY M. Pearson B. Walters -2% 61% Bunt Groundout: P-2B/Sacrifice; Dahlgren to 3B
b3 0-0 1 --3 RO NYY F. Crosetti B. Walters 2% 62% Groundout: 3B-1B; Dahlgren Scores
b3 1-0 2 --- NYY R. Rolfe B. Walters 1% 64% Single to RF
b3 1-0 2 1-- R NYY C. Keller B. Walters 10% 74% Double to LF (Line Drive to LF Line); Rolfe Scores
b3 2-0 2 -2- NYY J. DiMaggio B. Walters 1% 75% Single to 3B (Ground Ball); Keller stays at 2B
b3 2-0 2 12- R NYY B. Dickey B. Walters 8% 83% Single to RF (Line Drive); Keller Scores; DiMaggio to 3B
b3 3-0 2 1-3 O NYY G. Selkirk B. Walters -3% 80% Groundout: 2B-1B
3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 3.
Top of the 4th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-3, Yankees' Monte Pearson facing 1-2-3
t4 0-3 0 --- CIN B. Werber M. Pearson -4% 76% Walk
t4 0-3 0 1-- OO CIN L. Frey M. Pearson 8% 84% Double Play: Strikeout, Werber Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
t4 0-3 2 --- O CIN I. Goodman M. Pearson 1% 85% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 3.
Bottom of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 3-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 7-8-9
b4 3-0 0 --- O NYY J. Gordon B. Walters -1% 84% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 3-0 1 --- R NYY B. Dahlgren B. Walters 6% 89% Home Run (Deep LF)
b4 4-0 1 --- O NYY M. Pearson B. Walters -1% 89% Strikeout
b4 4-0 2 --- O NYY F. Crosetti B. Walters -0% 88% Groundout: C-1B (Front of Home)
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.
Top of the 5th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Monte Pearson facing 4-5-6
t5 0-4 0 --- O CIN F. McCormick M. Pearson 2% 90% Strikeout
t5 0-4 1 --- O CIN E. Lombardi M. Pearson 1% 91% Groundout: P-1B
t5 0-4 2 --- O CIN H. Craft M. Pearson 1% 92% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.
Bottom of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 2-3-4
b5 4-0 0 --- O NYY R. Rolfe B. Walters -1% 91% Groundout: 2B-1B
b5 4-0 1 --- NYY C. Keller B. Walters 1% 92% Single to LF
b5 4-0 1 1-- OO NYY J. DiMaggio B. Walters -2% 90% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.
Top of the 6th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Monte Pearson facing 7-8-9
t6 0-4 0 --- O CIN W. Berger M. Pearson 2% 92% Groundout: P-1B
t6 0-4 1 --- O CIN B. Myers M. Pearson 1% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 0-4 2 --- O CIN B. Walters M. Pearson 1% 94% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 5-6-7
b6 4-0 0 --- O NYY B. Dickey B. Walters -1% 94% Lineout: RF (Deep RF)
b6 4-0 1 --- O NYY G. Selkirk B. Walters -0% 93% Strikeout Looking
b6 4-0 2 --- O NYY J. Gordon B. Walters -0% 93% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.
Top of the 7th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Monte Pearson facing 1-2-3
t7 0-4 0 --- O CIN B. Werber M. Pearson 2% 95% Popfly: CF (Short CF)
t7 0-4 1 --- O CIN L. Frey M. Pearson 1% 96% Popfly: 3B
t7 0-4 2 --- O CIN I. Goodman M. Pearson 1% 97% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 8-9-1
b7 4-0 0 --- O NYY B. Dahlgren B. Walters -0% 96% Strikeout
b7 4-0 1 --- O NYY M. Pearson B. Walters -0% 96% Popfly: SS
b7 4-0 2 --- O NYY F. Crosetti B. Walters -0% 96% Popfly: SS (Deep SS-3B Hole)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.
Top of the 8th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Monte Pearson facing 4-5-6
t8 0-4 0 --- O CIN F. McCormick M. Pearson 2% 97% Lineout: LF (Deep LF)
t8 0-4 1 --- CIN E. Lombardi M. Pearson -2% 96% Single to CF
Frenchy Bordagaray pinch runs for Ernie Lombardi (C) batting 5th
t8 0-4 1 1-- O CIN H. Craft M. Pearson 2% 98% Strikeout
t8 0-4 2 1-- O CIN W. Berger M. Pearson 1% 99% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.
Bottom of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 4-0, Reds' Bucky Walters facing 2-3-4
Willard Hershberger replaces Frenchy Bordagaray (PR) playing C batting 5th
b8 4-0 0 --- O NYY R. Rolfe B. Walters -0% 98% Flyball: CF
b8 4-0 1 --- O NYY C. Keller B. Walters -0% 98% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
b8 4-0 2 --- O NYY J. DiMaggio B. Walters -0% 98% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.
Top of the 9th, Reds Batting, Behind 0-4, Yankees' Monte Pearson facing 8-9-1
t9 0-4 0 --- O CIN B. Myers M. Pearson 1% 99% Groundout: P-1B
Lee Gamble pinch hits for Bucky Walters (P) batting 9th
t9 0-4 1 --- O CIN L. Gamble M. Pearson 1% 100% Strikeout
t9 0-4 2 --- CIN B. Werber M. Pearson -0% 100% Single to LF
t9 0-4 2 1-- O CIN L. Frey M. Pearson 0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Reds 0, Yankees 4.

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