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1954 World Series (4-0): New York Giants (97-57) over Cleveland Indians (111-43)


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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, September 29, 1954 at Polo Grounds V (New York Giants)

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

    PITCHERS: CLE - Lemon
              NYG - Maglie, Liddle (8), Grissom (8)

               WP - Marv Grissom
	       LP - Bob Lemon
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CLE - none
              NYG - Rhodes

  ATTENDANCE: 52,751

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, September 30, 1954 at Polo Grounds V (New York Giants)

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

    PITCHERS: CLE - Wynn, Mossi (8)
              NYG - Antonelli

               WP - Johnny Antonelli
	       LP - Early Wynn
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CLE - Smith
              NYG - Rhodes

  ATTENDANCE: 49,099

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 1, 1954 at Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland Indians)

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

    PITCHERS: NYG - Gomez, Wilhelm (8)
              CLE - Garcia, Houtteman (4), Narleski (6), Mossi (9)

               WP - Ruben Gomez
	       LP - Mike Garcia
             SAVE - Hoyt Wilhelm

   HOME RUNS: NYG - none
              CLE - Wertz

  ATTENDANCE: 71,555

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 2, 1954 at Cleveland Stadium (Cleveland Indians)

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

    PITCHERS: NYG - Liddle, Wilhelm (7), Antonelli (8)
              CLE - Lemon, Newhouser (5), Narleski (5), Mossi (6), Garcia (8)

               WP - Don Liddle
	       LP - Bob Lemon
             SAVE - Johnny Antonelli

   HOME RUNS: NYG - none
              CLE - Majeski

  ATTENDANCE: 78,102

Series Batting Stats

New York Giants 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
Johnny Antonelli 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 39 98 6 16 2 9 0 .163 .421
Al Dark 4 17 2 7 0 0 0 0 1 1 .412 .444 .412 .856 0 0 1 154 644 98 189 20 70 5 .293 .770
Ruben Gomez 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 49 81 11 14 2 6 0 .173 .442
Marv Grissom 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 56 32 3 5 0 1 0 .156 .362
Monte Irvin 4 9 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 3 .222 .222 .333 .556 0 0 1 135 432 62 113 19 64 7 .262 .801
Don Liddle 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 29 37 3 7 0 2 0 .189 .523
Whitey Lockman 4 18 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .111 .158 .111 .269 0 0 0 148 570 73 143 16 60 2 .251 .694
Sal Maglie 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 34 63 3 8 0 1 0 .127 .318
Willie Mays 4 14 4 4 1 0 0 3 4 1 .286 .444 .357 .802 1 0 0 151 565 119 195 41 110 8 .345 1.078
Don Mueller 4 18 4 7 0 0 0 1 0 1 .389 .389 .389 .778 0 0 2 153 619 90 212 4 71 2 .342 .807
Dusty Rhodes 3 6 2 4 0 0 2 7 1 2 .667 .714 1.667 2.381 0 0 0 82 164 31 56 15 50 1 .341 1.105
Hank Thompson 4 11 6 4 1 0 0 2 7 1 .364 .611 .455 1.066 0 0 0 136 448 76 118 26 86 3 .263 .871
Wes Westrum 4 11 0 3 0 0 0 3 1 3 .273 .286 .273 .558 0 1 0 98 246 25 46 8 27 0 .187 .620
Hoyt Wilhelm 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 57 21 0 1 0 1 0 .048 .095
Davey Williams 4 11 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 .000 .154 .000 .154 0 0 1 142 544 65 121 9 46 1 .222 .600
Totals 44 130 21 33 3 0 2 20 17 24 .254 .336 .323 .659 1 1 154 5245 732 1386 186 30 .264 .755

Cleveland Indians 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
Bobby Avila 4 15 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .133 .235 .133 .369 0 0 0 143 555 112 189 15 67 9 .341 .880
Sam Dente 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 68 169 18 45 1 19 0 .266 .656
Larry Doby 4 16 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .125 .222 .125 .347 0 0 0 153 577 94 157 32 126 3 .272 .847
Mike Garcia 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 45 81 5 11 0 4 0 .136 .329
Bill Glynn 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 0 0 0 111 171 19 43 5 18 3 .251 .677
Mickey Grasso 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 6 1 2 1 1 0 .333 1.333
Jim Hegan 4 13 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 .154 .214 .231 .445 0 0 0 139 423 56 99 11 40 0 .234 .662
Art Houtteman 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 65 6 18 1 10 1 .277 .648
Bob Lemon 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 40 98 11 21 2 10 0 .214 .594
Hank Majeski 4 6 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 .167 .167 .667 .833 0 0 0 57 121 10 34 3 17 0 .281 .709
Dale Mitchell 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 53 60 6 17 1 6 0 .283 .727
Don Mossi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 40 19 1 3 0 0 0 .158 .431
Hal Naragon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 46 101 10 24 0 12 0 .238 .597
Ray Narleski 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 42 16 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .059
Hal Newhouser 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 13 0 2 0 1 0 .154 .308
Dave Philley 4 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .125 .222 .125 .347 0 0 0 133 452 48 102 12 60 2 .226 .655
Dave Pope 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 60 102 21 30 4 13 2 .294 .805
Rudy Regalado 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 65 180 21 45 2 24 0 .250 .644
Al Rosen 3 12 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250 .308 .250 .558 0 0 0 137 466 76 140 24 102 6 .300 .910
Al Smith 4 14 2 3 0 0 1 2 2 2 .214 .353 .429 .782 0 0 0 131 481 101 135 11 50 2 .281 .832
George Strickland 3 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 112 361 42 77 6 37 2 .213 .627
Vic Wertz 4 16 2 8 2 1 1 3 2 2 .500 .556 .938 1.493 0 0 1 *123 389 38 100 15 61 0 .257 .751
Wally Westlake 2 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .143 .250 .143 .393 0 0 1 85 240 36 63 11 42 0 .263 .791
Early Wynn 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 0 0 0 40 93 10 17 0 4 0 .183 .455
Totals 66 137 9 26 5 1 3 9 16 23 .190 .279 .307 .586 0 0 156 5222 746 1368 156 30 .262 .744

New York Giants 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
Johnny Antonelli 2 1 0.84 1 0 1 1 10.2 8 1 1 7 12 1.406 39 37 2.30 21 7 2 258.2 209 94 152 1.171
Ruben Gomez 1 1 2.45 1 0 0 0 7.1 4 2 2 3 2 0.955 37 32 2.88 17 9 0 221.2 202 109 106 1.403
Marv Grissom 1 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 2.2 1 0 0 3 2 1.500 56 3 2.35 10 7 19 122.1 100 50 64 1.226
Don Liddle 2 1 1.29 1 0 0 0 7.0 5 4 1 1 2 0.857 28 19 3.06 9 4 0 126.2 100 55 44 1.224
Sal Maglie 1 1 2.57 0 0 0 0 7.0 7 2 2 2 2 1.286 34 32 3.26 14 6 2 218.1 222 70 117 1.337
Hoyt Wilhelm 2 0 0.00 0 0 1 0 2.1 1 0 0 0 3 0.429 57 0 2.10 12 4 7 111.1 77 52 64 1.159
Totals 9 4 1.46 4 0 2 1 37.0 26 9 6 16 23 1.135 154 154 3.095 97 57 1390.0 1258 613 692 1.346

Cleveland Indians 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
Mike Garcia 2 1 5.40 0 1 0 0 5.0 6 4 3 4 4 2.000 45 34 2.64 19 8 5 258.2 220 71 129 1.125
Art Houtteman 1 0 4.50 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 1 1 1.500 32 25 3.35 15 7 0 188.0 198 59 68 1.367
Bob Lemon 2 2 6.75 0 2 0 1 13.1 16 11 10 8 11 1.800 36 33 2.72 23 7 0 258.1 228 92 110 1.239
Don Mossi 3 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 4.0 3 0 0 0 1 0.750 40 5 1.94 6 1 7 93.0 56 39 55 1.022
Ray Narleski 2 0 2.25 0 0 0 0 4.0 1 1 1 1 2 0.500 42 2 2.22 3 3 13 89.0 59 44 52 1.157
Hal Newhouser 1 0 inf 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 26 1 2.51 7 2 7 46.2 34 18 25 1.114
Early Wynn 1 1 3.86 0 1 0 0 7.0 4 3 3 2 5 0.857 40 36 2.73 23 11 2 270.2 225 83 155 1.138
Totals 12 4 4.84 0 4 0 1 35.1 33 21 19 17 24 1.415 156 156 2.784 111 43 1419.1 1220 486 678 1.202

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