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1937 World Series (4-1): New York Yankees (102-52) over New York Giants (95-57)


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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 6, 1937 at Yankee Stadium I (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Giants              0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0     1  6  2
    New York Yankees             0  0  0    0  0  7    0  1  x     8  7  0

    PITCHERS: NYG - Hubbell, Gumbert (6), Coffman (6), Smith (8)
              NYY - Gomez

               WP - Lefty Gomez
	       LP - Carl Hubbell
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYG - none
              NYY - Lazzeri

  ATTENDANCE: 60,573

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 7, 1937 at Yankee Stadium I (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Giants              1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     1  7  0
    New York Yankees             0  0  0    0  2  4    2  0  x     8 12  0

    PITCHERS: NYG - Melton, Gumbert (5), Coffman (6)
              NYY - Ruffing

               WP - Red Ruffing
	       LP - Cliff Melton
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYG - none
              NYY - none

  ATTENDANCE: 57,675

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 8, 1937 at Polo Grounds V (New York Giants)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Yankees             0  1  2    1  1  0    0  0  0     5  9  0
    New York Giants              0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0     1  5  4

    PITCHERS: NYY - Pearson, Murphy (9)
              NYG - Schumacher, Melton (7), Brennan (9)

               WP - Monte Pearson
	       LP - Hal Schumacher
             SAVE - Johnny Murphy

   HOME RUNS: NYY - none
              NYG - none

  ATTENDANCE: 37,385

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 9, 1937 at Polo Grounds V (New York Giants)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Yankees             1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  1     3  6  0
    New York Giants              0  6  0    0  0  0    1  0  x     7 12  3

    PITCHERS: NYY - Hadley, Andrews (2), Wicker (8)
              NYG - Hubbell

               WP - Carl Hubbell
	       LP - Bump Hadley
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYY - Gehrig
              NYG - none

  ATTENDANCE: 44,293

Game 5 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Sunday, October 10, 1937 at Polo Grounds V (New York Giants)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Yankees             0  1  1    0  2  0    0  0  0     4  8  0
    New York Giants              0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  0     2 10  0

    PITCHERS: NYY - Gomez
              NYG - Melton, Smith (6), Brennan (8)

               WP - Lefty Gomez
	       LP - Cliff Melton
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYY - DiMaggio, Hoag
              NYG - Ott

  ATTENDANCE: 38,216

Series Batting Stats

New York Yankees 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
Ivy Andrews 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 *31 27 2 4 0 1 0 .148 .401
Frankie Crosetti 5 21 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 .048 .167 .048 .214 0 0 0 149 611 127 143 11 49 13 .234 .692
Bill Dickey 5 19 3 4 0 1 0 3 2 2 .211 .286 .316 .602 0 0 0 140 530 87 176 29 133 3 .332 .987
Joe DiMaggio 5 22 2 6 0 0 1 4 0 3 .273 .273 .409 .682 0 0 0 151 621 151 215 46 167 3 .346 1.085
Lou Gehrig 5 17 4 5 1 1 1 3 5 4 .294 .455 .647 1.102 0 0 0 157 569 138 200 37 158 4 .351 1.116
Lefty Gomez 2 6 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 .167 .375 .167 .542 0 0 0 34 105 8 21 0 4 1 .200 .455
Bump Hadley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 65 7 11 0 4 0 .169 .489
Myril Hoag 5 20 4 6 1 0 1 2 0 1 .300 .300 .500 .800 0 0 0 106 362 48 109 3 46 4 .301 .787
Tony Lazzeri 5 15 3 6 0 1 1 2 3 3 .400 .526 .733 1.260 0 0 0 126 446 56 109 14 70 7 .244 .747
Johnny Murphy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 39 35 2 8 0 6 0 .229 .604
Monte Pearson 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 22 51 6 11 0 7 0 .216 .514
Jake Powell 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 97 365 54 96 3 45 7 .263 .678
Red Rolfe 5 20 3 6 2 1 0 1 3 2 .300 .391 .500 .891 0 0 0 154 648 143 179 4 62 4 .276 .743
Red Ruffing 1 4 0 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250 0 0 0 54 129 11 26 1 10 0 .202 .523
George Selkirk 5 19 5 5 1 0 0 6 2 0 .263 .333 .316 .649 0 0 0 78 256 49 84 18 68 8 .328 1.040
Kemp Wicker 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 35 4 4 0 7 0 .114 .253
Totals 49 169 28 42 6 4 4 25 21 21 .249 .335 .402 .737 0 0 157 5487 979 1554 174 60 .283 .825

New York Giants 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
Dick Bartell 5 21 3 5 1 0 0 1 0 3 .238 .238 .286 .524 0 0 3 128 516 91 158 14 62 5 .306 .836
Wally Berger 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 *89 312 54 89 17 65 3 .285 .886
Don Brennan 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 *16 6 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .143
Lou Chiozza 2 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .286 .375 .286 .661 0 0 1 117 439 49 102 4 29 6 .232 .560
Dick Coffman 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 42 19 1 7 0 2 0 .368 .842
Harry Danning 3 12 0 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 .250 .250 .333 .583 0 0 0 93 292 30 84 8 51 0 .288 .770
Harry Gumbert 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 72 3 13 1 5 0 .181 .414
Carl Hubbell 2 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 39 97 4 21 0 6 0 .216 .474
Hank Leiber 3 11 2 4 0 0 0 2 1 1 .364 .417 .364 .780 0 0 0 51 184 24 54 4 32 1 .293 .776
Sam Leslie 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 72 191 25 59 3 30 1 .309 .794
Gus Mancuso 3 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 86 287 30 80 4 39 1 .279 .706
Johnny McCarthy 5 19 1 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 .211 .250 .263 .513 0 0 2 114 420 53 117 10 65 2 .279 .732
Cliff Melton 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 1 46 82 3 10 0 5 0 .122 .254
Jo-Jo Moore 5 23 1 9 1 0 0 1 0 1 .391 .391 .435 .826 0 0 0 142 580 89 180 6 57 7 .310 .804
Mel Ott 5 20 1 4 0 0 1 3 1 4 .200 .238 .350 .588 0 0 1 151 545 99 160 31 95 7 .294 .931
Jimmy Ripple 5 17 2 5 0 0 0 0 3 1 .294 .400 .294 .694 0 1 0 121 426 70 135 5 66 3 .317 .782
Blondy Ryan 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 21 75 10 18 1 13 0 .240 .643
Hal Schumacher 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 45 81 9 18 2 7 0 .222 .571
Al Smith 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 25 1 3 0 0 0 .120 .240
Burgess Whitehead 5 16 1 4 2 0 0 0 2 0 .250 .333 .375 .708 1 0 1 152 574 64 164 5 52 7 .286 .682
Totals 61 169 12 40 6 0 1 12 11 21 .237 .283 .290 .573 1 1 152 5329 732 1484 111 45 .278 .737

New York Yankees 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
Ivy Andrews 1 0 3.18 0 0 0 0 5.2 6 2 2 4 1 1.765 *31 9 3.81 6 6 1 108.2 125 26 33 1.390
Lefty Gomez 2 2 1.50 2 0 0 2 18.0 16 3 3 2 8 1.000 34 34 2.33 21 11 0 278.1 233 93 194 1.171
Bump Hadley 1 1 33.75 0 1 0 0 1.1 6 5 5 0 0 4.500 29 25 5.30 11 8 0 178.1 199 83 70 1.581
Johnny Murphy 1 0 0.00 0 0 1 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 39 4 4.17 13 4 10 110.0 121 50 36 1.555
Monte Pearson 1 1 1.04 1 0 0 0 8.2 5 1 1 2 4 0.808 22 20 3.17 9 3 1 144.2 145 64 71 1.445
Red Ruffing 1 1 1.00 1 0 0 1 9.0 7 1 1 3 8 1.111 31 31 2.98 20 7 0 256.1 242 68 131 1.209
Kemp Wicker 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 16 10 4.40 7 3 0 88.0 107 26 14 1.511
Totals 8 5 2.45 4 1 1 3 44.0 40 12 12 11 21 1.159 157 157 3.649 102 52 1396.0 1417 506 652 1.378

New York Giants 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
Don Brennan 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 3.0 1 0 0 1 1 0.667 *16 0 6.75 2 1 0 25.1 37 19 7 2.211
Dick Coffman 2 0 4.15 0 0 0 0 4.1 2 2 2 5 1 1.615 42 1 3.04 8 3 3 80.0 93 31 30 1.550
Harry Gumbert 2 0 27.00 0 0 0 0 1.1 4 4 4 1 1 3.750 34 24 3.68 10 11 1 200.1 194 62 65 1.278
Carl Hubbell 2 2 3.77 1 1 0 1 14.1 12 10 6 4 7 1.116 39 32 3.20 22 8 4 261.2 261 55 159 1.208
Cliff Melton 3 2 4.91 0 2 0 0 11.0 12 6 6 6 7 1.636 46 27 2.61 20 9 7 248.0 216 55 142 1.093
Hal Schumacher 1 1 6.00 0 1 0 0 6.0 9 5 4 4 3 2.167 38 29 3.60 13 12 1 217.2 222 89 100 1.429
Al Smith 2 0 3.00 0 0 0 0 3.0 2 1 1 0 1 0.667 33 9 4.20 5 4 0 85.2 91 30 41 1.412
Totals 14 5 4.81 1 4 0 1 43.0 42 28 23 21 21 1.465 152 152 3.425 95 57 1361.0 1341 404 653 1.282

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