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1931 World Series (4-3): St. Louis Cardinals (101-53) over Philadelphia Athletics (107-45)


 1930 WS /  1932 WS

Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 1, 1931 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Cardinals)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  4    0  0  0    2  0  0     6 11  0
    St. Louis Cardinals          2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     2 12  0

    PITCHERS: PHA - Grove
              STL - Derringer, Johnson (8)

               WP - Lefty Grove
	       LP - Paul Derringer
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: PHA - Simmons
              STL - none

  ATTENDANCE: 38,529

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 2, 1931 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Cardinals)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  3  0
    St. Louis Cardinals          0  1  0    0  0  0    1  0  x     2  6  1

    PITCHERS: PHA - Earnshaw
              STL - Hallahan

               WP - Bill Hallahan
	       LP - George Earnshaw
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: PHA - none
              STL - none

  ATTENDANCE: 35,947

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Monday, October 5, 1931 at Shibe Park (Philadelphia Athletics)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    St. Louis Cardinals          0  2  0    2  0  0    0  0  1     5 12  0
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2     2  2  0

    PITCHERS: STL - Grimes
              PHA - Grove, Mahaffey (9)

               WP - Burleigh Grimes
	       LP - Lefty Grove
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: STL - none
              PHA - Simmons

  ATTENDANCE: 32,295

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, October 6, 1931 at Shibe Park (Philadelphia Athletics)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    St. Louis Cardinals          0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  2  1
    Philadelphia Athletics       1  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  x     3 10  0

    PITCHERS: STL - Johnson, Lindsey (6), Derringer (8)
              PHA - Earnshaw

               WP - George Earnshaw
	       LP - Syl Johnson
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: STL - none
              PHA - Foxx

  ATTENDANCE: 32,295

Game 5 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 7, 1931 at Shibe Park (Philadelphia Athletics)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    St. Louis Cardinals          1  0  0    0  0  2    0  1  1     5 12  0
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0     1  9  0

    PITCHERS: STL - Hallahan
              PHA - Hoyt, Walberg (7), Rommel (9)

               WP - Bill Hallahan
	       LP - Waite Hoyt
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: STL - Martin
              PHA - none

  ATTENDANCE: 32,295

Game 6 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 9, 1931 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Cardinals)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  0    0  4  0    4  0  0     8  8  1
    St. Louis Cardinals          0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0     1  5  2

    PITCHERS: PHA - Grove
              STL - Derringer, Johnson (5), Lindsey (7), Rhem (9)

               WP - Lefty Grove
	       LP - Paul Derringer
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: PHA - none
              STL - none

  ATTENDANCE: 39,401

Game 7 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 10, 1931 at Sportsman's Park III (St. Louis Cardinals)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Philadelphia Athletics       0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2     2  7  1
    St. Louis Cardinals          2  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  x     4  5  0

    PITCHERS: PHA - Earnshaw, Walberg (8)
              STL - Grimes, Hallahan (9)

               WP - Burleigh Grimes
	       LP - George Earnshaw
             SAVE - Bill Hallahan

   HOME RUNS: PHA - none
              STL - Watkins

  ATTENDANCE: 20,805

Series Batting Stats

St. Louis Cardinals Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name 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
Sparky Adams 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0 0 143 608 97 178 1 40 16 .293 .730
Ray Blades 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 35 67 10 19 1 5 1 .284 .780
Jim Bottomley 7 25 2 4 1 0 0 2 2 5 .160 .222 .200 .422 0 0 1 108 382 73 133 9 75 3 .348 .937
Ripper Collins 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 89 279 34 84 4 59 1 .301 .837
Paul Derringer 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 35 72 2 7 0 1 0 .097 .207
Jake Flowers 5 11 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .091 .167 .182 .348 0 0 1 *67 168 22 41 2 20 8 .244 .667
Frankie Frisch 7 27 2 7 2 0 0 1 1 2 .259 .286 .333 .619 1 0 0 131 518 96 161 4 82 28 .311 .764
Charlie Gelbert 7 23 0 6 1 0 0 3 0 4 .261 .261 .304 .565 0 0 0 131 447 61 129 1 62 7 .289 .748
Burleigh Grimes 2 7 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .286 .286 .286 .571 0 0 0 29 76 4 14 0 8 0 .184 .379
Chick Hafey 6 24 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 1 122 450 94 157 16 95 11 .349 .973
Bill Hallahan 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 37 81 5 8 0 5 0 .099 .294
Andy High 4 15 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .267 .267 .267 .533 0 0 0 63 131 20 35 0 19 0 .267 .717
Syl Johnson 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 32 60 4 14 0 7 0 .233 .570
Jim Lindsey 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 9 1 1 0 0 0 .111 .311
Gus Mancuso 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 67 187 13 49 1 23 2 .262 .701
Pepper Martin 7 24 5 12 4 0 1 5 2 3 .500 .538 .792 1.330 5 1 0 123 413 68 124 7 75 16 .300 .818
Ernie Orsatti 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 70 158 27 46 0 19 1 .291 .817
Flint Rhem 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 69 4 9 0 6 0 .130 .275
Wally Roettger 3 14 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 .286 .286 .357 .643 0 0 0 *89 336 41 108 1 37 1 .321 .794
George Watkins 5 14 4 4 1 0 1 2 2 1 .286 .375 .571 .946 1 0 0 131 503 93 145 13 51 15 .288 .813
Jimmie Wilson 7 23 0 5 0 0 0 2 1 1 .217 .250 .217 .467 0 1 1 115 383 45 105 0 51 5 .274 .669
Totals 81 229 19 54 11 0 2 17 9 41 .236 .265 .310 .575 8 2 154 5435 815 1554 60 114 .286 .753

Philadelphia Athletics Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name 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
Max Bishop 7 27 4 4 0 0 0 0 3 5 .148 .233 .148 .381 0 0 0 130 497 115 146 5 37 3 .294 .826
Joe Boley 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 67 224 26 51 0 20 1 .228 .577
Mickey Cochrane 7 25 2 4 0 0 0 1 5 2 .160 .300 .160 .460 0 0 1 122 459 87 160 17 89 2 .349 .976
Doc Cramer 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 65 223 37 58 2 20 2 .260 .642
Jimmy Dykes 7 22 2 5 0 0 0 2 5 1 .227 .370 .227 .598 0 0 0 101 355 48 97 3 46 1 .273 .759
George Earnshaw 3 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 43 114 12 30 2 13 0 .263 .689
Jimmie Foxx 7 23 3 8 0 0 1 3 6 5 .348 .483 .478 .961 0 0 1 139 515 93 150 30 120 4 .291 .947
Lefty Grove 3 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 41 115 8 23 0 12 0 .200 .446
Mule Haas 7 23 1 3 1 0 0 2 3 5 .130 .231 .174 .405 0 0 0 102 440 82 142 8 56 0 .323 .841
Johnnie Heving 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 42 113 8 27 1 12 0 .239 .605
Waite Hoyt 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 *32 73 6 17 0 9 0 .233 .527
Roy Mahaffey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 63 7 12 2 8 0 .190 .556
Eric McNair 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 79 280 41 76 5 33 1 .271 .674
Bing Miller 7 26 3 7 1 0 0 1 0 4 .269 .296 .308 .604 0 0 0 137 534 75 150 8 77 5 .281 .763
Jimmy Moore 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 49 143 18 32 2 21 0 .224 .599
Eddie Rommel 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 54 6 14 0 4 0 .259 .648
Al Simmons 7 27 4 9 2 0 2 8 3 3 .333 .400 .630 1.030 0 0 0 128 513 105 200 22 128 3 .390 1.085
Phil Todt 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 62 197 23 48 5 44 1 .244 .684
Rube Walberg 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 45 105 6 13 0 6 0 .124 .316
Dib Williams 7 25 2 8 1 0 0 1 2 9 .320 .370 .360 .730 0 0 0 86 294 41 79 6 40 2 .269 .697
Totals 76 227 22 50 5 0 3 20 28 46 .220 .309 .282 .591 0 0 153 5377 858 1544 118 25 .287 .789

St. Louis Cardinals Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name 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
Paul Derringer 3 2 4.26 0 2 0 0 12.2 14 10 6 7 14 1.658 35 23 3.36 18 8 2 211.2 225 65 134 1.370
Burleigh Grimes 2 2 2.04 2 0 0 1 17.2 9 4 4 9 11 1.019 29 28 3.65 17 9 0 212.1 240 59 67 1.408
Bill Hallahan 3 2 0.49 2 0 1 2 18.1 12 1 1 8 12 1.091 37 30 3.29 19 9 3 248.2 242 112 159 1.424
Syl Johnson 3 1 3.00 0 1 0 0 9.0 10 3 3 1 6 1.222 32 24 3.00 11 9 2 186.0 186 29 82 1.156
Jim Lindsey 2 0 5.40 0 0 0 0 3.1 4 4 2 3 2 2.100 35 2 2.77 6 4 7 74.2 77 45 32 1.634
Flint Rhem 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1.000 33 26 3.56 11 10 1 207.1 214 60 72 1.322
Totals 14 7 2.32 4 3 1 3 62.0 50 22 16 28 46 1.258 154 154 3.451 101 53 1384.2 1470 449 626 1.386

Philadelphia Athletics Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name 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
George Earnshaw 3 3 1.88 1 2 0 2 24.0 12 6 5 4 20 0.667 43 30 3.67 21 7 6 281.2 255 75 152 1.172
Lefty Grove 3 3 2.42 2 1 0 2 26.0 28 7 7 2 16 1.154 41 30 2.06 31 4 5 288.2 249 62 175 1.077
Waite Hoyt 1 1 4.50 0 1 0 0 6.0 7 3 3 0 1 1.167 *32 26 4.97 13 13 0 203.0 254 69 40 1.591
Roy Mahaffey 1 0 9.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 2.000 30 20 4.21 15 4 2 162.1 161 82 59 1.497
Eddie Rommel 1 0 9.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 3.000 25 10 2.97 7 5 0 118.0 136 27 18 1.381
Rube Walberg 2 0 3.00 0 0 0 0 3.0 3 1 1 2 4 1.667 44 35 3.74 20 12 4 291.0 298 109 106 1.399
Totals 11 7 2.66 3 4 0 4 61.0 54 19 18 9 41 1.033 153 153 3.467 107 45 1365.1 1342 457 574 1.318

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