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1976 World Series (4-0): Cincinnati Reds (102-60) over New York Yankees (97-62)

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WS: CIN-NYY / ALCS: NYY-KCR / NLCS: CIN-PHI
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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  October 16, 1976 at Cinergy Fld (Cincinnati Reds)

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

    PITCHERS: NYY - Alexander, Lyle (7)
              CIN - Gullett, Borbon (8)

               WP - Don Gullett
	       LP - Doyle Alexander
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYY - none
              CIN - Morgan

  ATTENDANCE: 54,826

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  October 17, 1976 at Cinergy Fld (Cincinnati Reds)

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

    PITCHERS: NYY - Hunter
              CIN - Norman, Billingham (7)

               WP - Jack Billingham
	       LP - Catfish Hunter
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYY - none
              CIN - none

  ATTENDANCE: 54,816

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  October 19, 1976 at Yankee Stad (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Cincinnati Reds              0  3  0    1  0  0    0  2  0     6 13  2
    New York Yankees             0  0  0    1  0  0    1  0  0     2  8  0

    PITCHERS: CIN - Zachry, McEnaney (7)
              NYY - Ellis, Jackson (4), Tidrow (8)

               WP - Pat Zachry
	       LP - Dock Ellis
             SAVE - Will McEnaney

   HOME RUNS: CIN - Driessen
              NYY - Mason

  ATTENDANCE: 56,667

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  October 21, 1976 at Yankee Stad (New York Yankees)

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

    PITCHERS: CIN - Nolan, McEnaney (7)
              NYY - Figueroa, Tidrow (9), Lyle (9)

               WP - Gary Nolan
	       LP - Ed Figueroa
             SAVE - Will McEnaney

   HOME RUNS: CIN - Bench (2)
              NYY - none

  ATTENDANCE: 56,700

Series MVP - Johnny Bench

Series Batting Stats

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Cincinnati Reds

                                          SERIES STATS                   |      REGULAR SEASON       
 Player              G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB |  AB  H  HR  BA     OPS  SB
+-------------------+-+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+---+----+---+--+-----+-----+---+
 Johnny Bench        4  15  4  8  1  1  2   6  0  1  .533  .533 1.133  0 | 465 109 16  .234  .742  13
 Jack Billingham     1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |  59  14  0  .237  .562   0
 Pedro Borbon        1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |  18   4  0  .222  .444   0
 Dave Concepcion     4  14  1  5  1  1  0   3  1  3  .357  .400  .571  1 | 576 162  9  .281  .736  21
*Dan Driessen        4  14  4  5  2  0  1   1  2  0  .357  .438  .714  1 | 219  54  7  .247  .764  14
 George Foster       4  14  3  6  1  0  0   4  2  3  .429  .500  .500  0 | 562 172 29  .306  .894  17
*Cesar Geronimo      4  13  3  4  2  0  0   1  2  2  .308  .400  .462  2 | 486 149  2  .307  .796  22
*Ken Griffey         4  17  2  1  0  0  0   1  0  1  .059  .056  .059  1 | 562 189  6  .336  .851  34
 Don Gullett         1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |  44   8  0  .182  .382   0
*Will McEnaney       2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |   6   1  0  .167  .542   0
*Joe Morgan          4  15  3  5  1  1  1   2  2  2  .333  .412  .733  2 | 472 151 27  .320 1.020  60
 Gary Nolan          1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  1  0       1.000        0 |  79   8  0  .101  .235   0
#Fred Norman         1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |  50   7  0  .140  .294   0
 Tony Perez          4  16  1  5  1  0  0   2  1  2  .313  .353  .375  0 | 527 137 19  .260  .780  10
#Pete Rose           4  16  1  3  1  0  0   1  2  2  .188  .263  .250  0 | 665 215 10  .323  .854   9
 Pat Zachry          1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |  62   7  0  .113  .267   0
+-------------------+-+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+---+----+---+--+-----+-----+---+
 Total               4 134 22 42 10  3  4  21 13 16  .313  .369  .522  7 |        141  .280  .781 210

    * - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, ? - unknown, else - bats right-handed

A + before season totals indicates the player was with multiple teams this year.

New York Yankees

                                          SERIES STATS                   |      REGULAR SEASON       
 Player              G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB |  AB  H  HR  BA     OPS  SB
+-------------------+-+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+---+----+---+--+-----+-----+---+
 Doyle Alexander     1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |+  0   0  0               0
*Chris Chambliss     4  16  1  5  1  0  0   1  0  2  .313  .353  .375  0 | 641 188 17  .293  .764   1
#Dock Ellis          1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |   0   0  0               0
 Ed Figueroa         1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |   0   0  0               0
*Oscar Gamble        3   8  0  1  0  0  0   1  0  0  .125  .125  .125  0 | 340  79 17  .232  .743   5
*Ellie Hendricks     2   2  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0 |+132  23  4  .174  .511   0
 Catfish Hunter      1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |   1   0  0  .000  .000   0
#Grant Jackson       1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |+  0   0  0               0
*Sparky Lyle         2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |   0   0  0               0
 Elliott Maddox      2   5  0  1  0  1  0   0  1  2  .200  .333  .600  0 |  46  10  0  .217  .536   0
*Jim Mason           3   1  1  1  0  0  1   1  0  0 1.000 1.000 4.000  0 | 217  39  1  .180  .445   0
*Carlos May          4   9  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  .000  .000  .000  0 |+351  91  3  .259  .677   5
 Thurman Munson      4  17  2  9  0  0  0   2  0  1  .529  .529  .529  0 | 616 186 17  .302  .769  14
*Graig Nettles       4  12  0  3  0  0  0   2  3  1  .250  .375  .250  0 | 583 148 32  .254  .802  11
 Lou Piniella        4   9  1  3  1  0  0   0  0  0  .333  .333  .444  0 | 327  92  3  .281  .716   0
 Willie Randolph     4  14  1  1  0  0  0   0  1  3  .071  .133  .071  0 | 430 115  1  .267  .684  37
*Mickey Rivers       4  18  1  3  0  0  0   0  1  2  .167  .211  .167  1 | 590 184  8  .312  .759  43
 Fred Stanley        4   6  1  1  1  0  0   1  3  1  .167  .444  .333  0 | 260  62  1  .238  .602   1
 Dick Tidrow         2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0                    0 |   0   0  0               0
 Otto Velez          3   3  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  3  .000  .000  .000  0 |  94  25  2  .266  .804   0
#Roy White           4  15  0  2  0  0  0   0  3  0  .133  .278  .133  0 | 626 179 14  .286  .774  31
+-------------------+-+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+---+----+---+--+-----+-----+---+
 Total               4 135  8 30  3  1  1   8 12 16  .222  .289  .281  1 |        120  .269  .715 163

    * - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, ? - unknown, else - bats right-handed

A + before season totals indicates the player was with multiple teams this year.

Note pitchers did not bat in the 1976 World Series.

Series Pitching Stats

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Cincinnati Reds

                        SERIES STATS                     |     REGULAR SEASON           
 Player              G  ERA   W-L SV CG  IP   H ER BB SO |  W-L   IP  ERA   WHIP  SO SV 
+-------------------+-+------+---+--+--+----+--+--+--+---+------+---+-----+-----+---+--+
*Don Gullett         1   1.23 1-0  0  0  7.3  5  1  3  4 | 11-3  126  3.00  1.33  64  1
 Gary Nolan          1   2.70 1-0  0  0  6.7  8  2  1  1 | 15-9  239  3.46  1.08 113   
 Pat Zachry          1   2.70 1-0  0  0  6.7  6  2  5  6 | 14-7  204  2.74  1.24 143   
*Fred Norman         1   4.26 0-0  0  0  6.3  9  3  2  2 | 12-7  180  3.09  1.24 126   
*Will McEnaney       2   0.00 0-0  2  0  4.7  2  0  1  2 |  2-6   72  4.85  1.66  28  7
 Jack Billingham     1   0.00 1-0  0  0  2.7  0  0  0  1 | 12-10 177  4.32  1.42  76  1
 Pedro Borbon        1   0.00 0-0  0  0  1.7  0  0  0  0 |  4-3  121  3.35  1.37  53  8
+-------------------+-+------+---+--+--+----+--+--+--+---+------+---+-----+-----+---+--+
 Total                   2.00 4-0  2  0 36.0 30  8 12 16 |            3.51 1.310   

    * - throws left-handed, ? - unknown, else - throws right-handed

A + before season totals indicates the player was with multiple teams this year.

New York Yankees

                        SERIES STATS                     |     REGULAR SEASON           
 Player              G  ERA   W-L SV CG  IP   H ER BB SO |  W-L   IP  ERA   WHIP  SO SV 
+-------------------+-+------+---+--+--+----+--+--+--+---+------+---+-----+-----+---+--+
 Catfish Hunter      1   3.12 0-1  0  1  8.7 10  3  4  5 | 17-15 299  3.53  1.13 173   
 Ed Figueroa         1   5.62 0-1  0  0  8.0  6  5  5  2 | 19-10 257  3.02  1.29 119   
 Doyle Alexander     1   7.50 0-1  0  0  6.0  9  5  2  1 |+13-9  201  3.36  1.17  58   
*Grant Jackson       1   4.91 0-0  0  0  3.7  4  2  0  3 |+ 7-1   78  2.54  1.05  39  4
 Dock Ellis          1  10.80 0-1  0  0  3.3  7  4  0  1 | 17-8  212  3.19  1.28  65   
*Sparky Lyle         2   0.00 0-0  0  0  2.7  1  0  0  3 |  7-8  104  2.26  1.20  61 23
 Dick Tidrow         2   7.71 0-0  0  0  2.3  5  2  1  1 |  4-5   92  2.63  1.13  65 10
+-------------------+-+------+---+--+--+----+--+--+--+---+------+---+-----+-----+---+--+
 Total                   5.45 0-4  0  1 34.7 42 21 12 16 |            3.19 1.200   

    * - throws left-handed, ? - unknown, else - throws right-handed

A + before season totals indicates the player was with multiple teams this year.

WS: CIN-NYY / ALCS: NYY-KCR / NLCS: CIN-PHI

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