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1924 World Series Game 1

New York Giants 4, Washington Senators 3

World Series Game 1 Played on Saturday, October 4, 1924 (D) at Griffith Stadium

NY N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   4 14  1
WAS A    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  1  -   3 10  1
BATTING
New York Giants              AB R H RBI BB SO PO A
Lindstrom 3b                  5   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
  Bentley ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Southworth pr,cf            0   1   0   0       0   0       1   1
Frisch 2b,3b                  5   0   2   0       1   0       3   3
Youngs rf                     6   0   2   1       0   3       2   0
Kelly cf,2b                   5   1   1   2       0   2       4   1
Terry 1b                      5   1   3   1       1   0      15   0
Wilson lf                     6   0   2   0       0   3       4   0
Jackson ss                    3   0   0   0       1   1       2   6
Gowdy c                       3   0   1   0       2   1       4   1
Nehf p                        5   1   3   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       43   4  14   4       6  12      36  17
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Jackson-Frisch-Terry.
E: Jackson (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Frisch (1,off Johnson); Youngs (1,off Johnson).
HR: Kelly (1,2nd inning off Johnson 0 on 0 out); Terry (1,4th inning off Johnson
0 on 2 out).
SH: Jackson (1,off Johnson).
SF: Kelly (1,off Johnson).
GDP: Jackson (1,off Johnson).
IBB: Terry (1,by Johnson).
Team LOB: 11.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Frisch (1,2nd base off Johnson/Ruel).
CS: Youngs (1,Home by Johnson/Ruel).
Washington Senators          AB R H RBI BB SO PO A
McNeely cf                    5   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Harris 2b                     6   0   2   1       0   0       3   3
Rice rf                       5   0   2   1       1   0       0   1
Goslin lf                     6   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Judge 1b                      4   0   1   0       1   1       6   0
Bluege 3b                     5   1   1   0       0   1       2   2
Peckinpaugh ss                5   0   2   1       0   0       4   4
Ruel c                        3   0   0   0       2   0      15   2
Johnson p                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Shirley ph                  1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       44   3  10   3       5   3      36  13
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Peckinpaugh-Harris, Bluege-Harris-Judge.
E: McNeely (1).
BATTING - 
2B: McNeely (1,off Nehf); Peckinpaugh (1,off Nehf).
GDP: Johnson (1,off Nehf).
Team LOB: 10.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Peckinpaugh (1,2nd base off Nehf/Gowdy); Rice (1,2nd base off Nehf/Gowdy).
CS: Goslin (1,2nd base by Nehf/Gowdy).
PITCHING
New York Giants              IP H R ER BB SO HR BFP
Nehf W(1-0)                  12    10   3   2   5   3   0  49
Washington Senators          IP H R ER BB SO HR BFP
Johnson L(0-1)               12    14   4   4   6  12   2  51
WP: Johnson (1).
IBB: Johnson (1,Terry).
Umpires: HP - Tommy Connolly, 1B - Bill Klem, 2B - Bill Dinneen, 3B - Ernie Quigley
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 35760
Starting Lineups:

   New York Giants               Washington Senators      
1. Lindstrom           3b        McNeely             cf
2. Frisch              2b        Harris              2b
3. Youngs              rf        Rice                rf
4. Kelly               cf        Goslin              lf
5. Terry               1b        Judge               1b
6. Wilson              lf        Bluege              3b
7. Jackson             ss        Peckinpaugh         ss
8. Gowdy               c         Ruel                c
9. Nehf                p         Johnson             p

GIANTS 1ST: Lindstrom flied to center; On a bunt Frisch made an
out to third; Youngs was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Senators 0.

SENATORS 1ST: McNeely flied to left; Harris grounded out
(shortstop to first); Rice popped to third in foul territory; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Senators 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Kelly homered; Terry singled to center; Wilson
struck out; Jackson walked [Terry to second]; Gowdy lined into a
double play [Terry out at second (shortstop to second)]; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Senators 0.

SENATORS 2ND: Goslin grounded out (shortstop to first); Judge
walked; Bluege struck out; Peckinpaugh flied to left; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Senators 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Nehf grounded out (pitcher to first); Lindstrom
struck out; Frisch doubled; Frisch was picked off second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1,
Senators 0.

SENATORS 3RD: Ruel walked; Johnson grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Ruel out at second]; McNeely
walked; Harris popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 1, Senators 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Youngs struck out; Kelly struck out; Terry homered;
Wilson struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 0.

SENATORS 4TH: Rice flied to center; Goslin grounded out (second
to first); Judge singled to right; Bluege grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Jackson struck out; Gowdy singled; Nehf forced Gowdy
(second to shortstop); Lindstrom flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 0.

SENATORS 5TH: Peckinpaugh popped to first in foul territory;
Ruel flied to left; Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 0.

GIANTS 6TH: Frisch walked; Youngs struck out; Kelly flied to
left; Terry popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 0.

SENATORS 6TH: McNeely doubled to left; Harris grounded out
(shortstop to first) [McNeely to third]; Rice grounded out
(second to first) [McNeely scored]; Goslin singled to second;
Goslin was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 1.

GIANTS 7TH: Wilson singled to right; Jackson grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Wilson out at second];
Gowdy walked; Nehf singled to right [Gowdy to second]; Johnson
threw a wild pitch [Gowdy to third, Nehf to second]; Lindstrom
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants
2, Senators 1.

SENATORS 7TH: Judge lined to right; Bluege grounded out (pitcher
to first); Peckinpaugh singled; Peckinpaugh stole second; Ruel
walked; Johnson lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants
2, Senators 1.

GIANTS 8TH: Frisch popped to shortstop; Youngs doubled to left;
Kelly grounded out (shortstop to first) [Youngs to third]; Terry
was walked intentionally; Youngs was caught stealing home
(catcher to third); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 1.

SENATORS 8TH: McNeely grounded out (third to first); Harris
flied to left; Rice walked; Rice stole second; Goslin was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 1.

GIANTS 9TH: Wilson singled to right; Jackson out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [Wilson to second]; Gowdy struck out; Nehf
singled to right [Wilson out at home (right to catcher)]; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 1.

SENATORS 9TH: Judge was called out on strikes; Bluege singled;
Peckinpaugh doubled to left [Bluege scored]; Ruel grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Peckinpaugh to third]; Johnson flied to
center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 2.

GIANTS 10TH: Lindstrom struck out; Frisch singled to left;
Youngs popped to second; Frisch stole second; Kelly struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 2.

SENATORS 10TH: McNeely grounded out (third to first); Harris
singled; Rice singled to right [Harris to second]; Goslin popped
to shortstop; Judge flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Giants 2, Senators 2.

GIANTS 11TH: Terry flied to center; Wilson was called out on
strikes; Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 2.

SENATORS 11TH: Bluege flied to center; Peckinpaugh popped to
catcher in foul territory; Ruel grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Senators 2.

GIANTS 12TH: Gowdy walked; Nehf singled to center [Gowdy to
third (error by McNeely), Nehf to second]; BENTLEY BATTED FOR
LINDSTROM; Bentley walked; SOUTHWORTH RAN FOR BENTLEY; Frisch
forced Gowdy (second to catcher) [Nehf to third, Southworth to
second]; Youngs singled to center [Nehf scored, Southworth to
third, Frisch to second]; Kelly out on a sacrifice fly to left
[Southworth scored]; Terry singled to first [Frisch to third,
Youngs to second]; Wilson lined to left; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Giants 4, Senators 2.

SENATORS 12TH: SOUTHWORTH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); FRISCH
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); KELLY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
2B); SHIRLEY BATTED FOR JOHNSON; Shirley reached on an error by
Jackson [Shirley to second]; McNeely flied to center; Harris
singled to center [Shirley scored (unearned)]; Rice singled to
center [Harris to third, Rice out at second (center to second)];
Goslin grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 4, Senators 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           4  14   1   11
 Senators         3  10   1   10
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