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1903 World Series (5-3): Boston Americans (91-47) over Pittsburgh Pirates (91-49)


1905 WS

Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 1, 1903 at Huntington Avenue Baseball Grounds (Boston Americans)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Pittsburgh Pirates           4  0  1    1  0  0    1  0  0     7 12  2
    Boston Americans             0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  1     3  6  4

    PITCHERS: PIT - Phillippe
              BOS - Young

               WP - Deacon Phillippe
	       LP - Cy Young
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: PIT - Sebring
              BOS - none

  ATTENDANCE: 16,242

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 2, 1903 at Huntington Avenue Baseball Grounds (Boston Americans)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Pittsburgh Pirates           0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  3  2
    Boston Americans             2  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  x     3  8  0

    PITCHERS: PIT - Leever, Veil (2)
              BOS - Dinneen

               WP - Bill Dinneen
	       LP - Sam Leever
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: PIT - none
              BOS - Dougherty (2)

  ATTENDANCE: 9,415

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 3, 1903 at Huntington Avenue Baseball Grounds (Boston Americans)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Pittsburgh Pirates           0  1  2    0  0  0    0  1  0     4  7  1
    Boston Americans             0  0  0    1  0  0    0  1  0     2  4  2

    PITCHERS: PIT - Phillippe
              BOS - Hughes, Young (3)

               WP - Deacon Phillippe
	       LP - Tom Hughes
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: PIT - none
              BOS - none

  ATTENDANCE: 18,801

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, October 6, 1903 at Exposition Park III (Pittsburgh Pirates)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Boston Americans             0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  3     4  9  1
    Pittsburgh Pirates           1  0  0    0  1  0    3  0  x     5 12  1

    PITCHERS: BOS - Dinneen
              PIT - Phillippe

               WP - Deacon Phillippe
	       LP - Bill Dinneen
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: BOS - none
              PIT - none

  ATTENDANCE: 7,600

Game 5 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 7, 1903 at Exposition Park III (Pittsburgh Pirates)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Boston Americans             0  0  0    0  0  6    4  1  0    11 13  2
    Pittsburgh Pirates           0  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  0     2  6  4

    PITCHERS: BOS - Young
              PIT - Kennedy, Thompson (8)

               WP - Cy Young
	       LP - Brickyard Kennedy
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: BOS - none
              PIT - none

  ATTENDANCE: 12,322

Game 6 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 8, 1903 at Exposition Park III (Pittsburgh Pirates)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Boston Americans             0  0  3    0  2  0    1  0  0     6 10  1
    Pittsburgh Pirates           0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  0     3 10  3

    PITCHERS: BOS - Dinneen
              PIT - Leever

               WP - Bill Dinneen
	       LP - Sam Leever
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: BOS - none
              PIT - none

  ATTENDANCE: 11,556

Game 7 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 10, 1903 at Exposition Park III (Pittsburgh Pirates)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Boston Americans             2  0  0    2  0  2    0  1  0     7 11  4
    Pittsburgh Pirates           0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  1     3 10  3

    PITCHERS: BOS - Young
              PIT - Phillippe

               WP - Cy Young
	       LP - Deacon Phillippe
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: BOS - none
              PIT - none

  ATTENDANCE: 17,038

Game 8 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, October 13, 1903 at Huntington Avenue Baseball Grounds (Boston Americans)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Pittsburgh Pirates           0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  4  3
    Boston Americans             0  0  0    2  0  1    0  0  x     3  8  0

    PITCHERS: PIT - Phillippe
              BOS - Dinneen

               WP - Bill Dinneen
	       LP - Deacon Phillippe
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: PIT - none
              BOS - none

  ATTENDANCE: 7,455

Series Batting Stats

Boston Americans Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Jimmy Collins 8 36 5 9 1 2 0 1 1 1 .250 .270 .389 .659 3 0 1 130 540 88 160 5 72 23 .296 .777
Lou Criger 8 26 1 6 0 0 0 4 2 3 .231 .286 .231 .516 0 0 3 96 317 41 61 3 31 5 .192 .562
Bill Dinneen 4 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .182 .308 .182 .490 0 0 0 37 106 6 17 0 8 1 .160 .437
Patsy Dougherty 8 34 3 8 0 2 2 5 2 6 .235 .297 .529 .827 0 0 1 139 590 107 195 4 59 35 .331 .796
Duke Farrell 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 17 52 5 21 0 8 1 .404 1.004
Hobe Ferris 8 31 3 9 0 1 0 5 0 6 .290 .313 .355 .667 0 0 2 141 525 69 132 9 66 11 .251 .652
Buck Freeman 8 32 6 9 0 3 0 4 2 2 .281 .324 .469 .792 0 1 0 141 567 74 163 13 104 5 .287 .823
Tom Hughes 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 93 14 26 1 13 1 .280 .707
Candy LaChance 8 27 5 6 2 1 0 4 3 2 .222 .300 .370 .670 0 0 3 141 522 60 134 1 53 12 .257 .631
Jack O'Brien 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 96 338 44 71 3 38 10 .210 .564
Freddy Parent 8 32 8 9 0 3 0 4 1 1 .281 .324 .469 .792 0 0 3 139 560 83 170 4 80 24 .304 .767
Chick Stahl 8 33 6 10 1 3 0 3 1 2 .303 .324 .515 .839 2 1 0 77 299 60 82 2 44 10 .274 .713
Cy Young 4 15 1 1 0 1 0 3 0 3 .067 .067 .200 .267 0 0 1 41 137 21 44 1 14 2 .321 .771
Totals 77 281 39 69 4 16 2 34 14 29 .246 .289 .395 .684 5 2 141 4919 708 1336 48 141 .272 .705

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Ginger Beaumont 8 34 6 9 0 1 0 1 2 4 .265 .306 .324 .629 2 0 0 141 613 137 209 7 68 23 .341 .833
Kitty Bransfield 8 29 3 6 0 2 0 1 1 6 .207 .233 .345 .578 1 0 3 127 505 69 134 2 57 13 .265 .665
Fred Clarke 8 34 3 9 2 1 0 2 1 5 .265 .286 .382 .668 1 0 1 104 427 88 150 5 70 21 .351 .946
Brickyard Kennedy 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 0 0 0 23 58 7 21 0 10 0 .362 .918
Tommy Leach 8 33 3 9 0 4 0 7 1 4 .273 .294 .515 .809 1 1 4 127 507 97 151 7 87 22 .298 .789
Sam Leever 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 36 115 11 19 0 12 0 .165 .376
Ed Phelps 8 26 1 6 2 0 0 1 1 6 .231 .259 .308 .567 0 0 2 81 273 32 77 2 31 2 .282 .689
Deacon Phillippe 5 18 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 .222 .222 .222 .444 0 0 1 37 124 20 26 0 16 0 .210 .520
Claude Ritchey 8 27 2 4 1 0 0 2 4 7 .148 .258 .185 .443 1 0 0 138 506 66 145 0 59 15 .287 .741
Jimmy Sebring 8 30 3 10 0 1 1 4 1 4 .333 .355 .500 .855 0 1 0 124 506 71 140 4 64 20 .277 .708
Harry Smith 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 61 212 15 37 0 19 2 .175 .430
Gus Thompson 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 5 16 0 4 0 3 0 .250 .544
Bucky Veil 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 12 29 2 6 0 1 0 .207 .448
Honus Wagner 8 27 2 6 1 0 0 3 3 4 .222 .323 .259 .582 3 1 6 129 512 97 182 5 101 46 .355 .931
Totals 75 270 24 64 7 9 1 22 14 45 .237 .277 .341 .618 9 3 141 4988 793 1429 34 172 .286 .734

Boston Americans Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Bill Dinneen 4 4 2.06 3 1 0 4 35.0 29 8 8 8 28 1.057 37 34 2.26 21 13 2 299.0 255 66 148 1.074
Tom Hughes 1 1 9.00 0 1 0 0 2.0 4 3 2 2 0 3.000 33 31 2.57 20 7 0 244.2 232 60 112 1.193
Cy Young 4 3 1.85 2 1 0 3 34.0 31 13 7 4 17 1.029 40 35 2.08 28 9 2 341.2 294 37 176 0.969
Totals 9 8 2.15 5 3 0 7 71.0 64 24 17 14 45 1.099 141 141 2.567 91 47 1255.0 1142 269 579 1.124

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Brickyard Kennedy 1 1 5.14 0 1 0 0 7.0 10 10 4 3 3 1.857 18 15 3.45 9 6 0 125.1 130 57 39 1.492
Sam Leever 2 2 5.40 0 2 0 1 10.0 13 8 6 3 2 1.600 36 34 2.06 25 7 1 284.1 255 60 90 1.108
Deacon Phillippe 5 5 3.07 3 2 0 5 44.0 38 19 15 3 22 0.932 36 33 2.43 25 9 2 289.1 269 29 123 1.030
Gus Thompson 1 0 4.50 0 0 0 0 2.0 3 1 1 0 1 1.500 5 4 3.56 2 2 0 43.0 52 16 22 1.581
Bucky Veil 1 0 1.29 0 0 0 0 7.0 5 1 1 5 1 1.429 12 6 3.82 5 3 0 70.2 70 36 20 1.500
Totals 10 8 3.47 3 5 0 6 70.0 69 39 27 14 29 1.186 141 141 2.913 91 49 1251.1 1215 384 454 1.278

1905 WS

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