Bill Mazeroski's bottom of the 9th home run in game seven of the World Series finishes off the Yankees


Date: October 13, 1960
Site: Forbes Field
Summary: The first home run ever to end the World Series is hit by the Pirates Bill Mazeroski. The solo blast comes with one out  in the bottom of the ninth inning in game seven with the score tied at 9 against the heavily favored New York Yankees.

 

Yankees

AB R H BI
Richardson, 2b 5 2 2 0
Kubek, ss 3 1 0 0
DaMaestri, ss 0 0 0 0
Long, ph 1 0 1 0
McD'gald, ph-3b 0 1 0 0
Maris, rf 5 0 0 0
Mantle, cf 5 1 3 2
Berra, lf 4 2 1 4
Skowron, 1b 5 2 2 1
Blanchard, c 4 0 1 1
Boyer, 3b-ss 4 0 1 1
Turley, p 0 0 0 0
Stafford, p 0 0 0 0
Lopez, ph 1 0 1 0
Shantz, p 3 0 1 0
Coates, p 0 0 0 0
Terry, p 0 0 0 0

TOTALS

40 9 13 9

Pirates

AB R H BI
Virdon, cf 4 1 2 2
Groat, ss 4 1 1 1
Skinner, lf 2 1 0 0
Nelson, 1b 3 1 1 2
Clemente, rf 4 1 1 1
Burgess, c 3 0 2 0
Christopher, ph 0 0 0 0
Smith, c 1 1 1 3
Hoak, 3b 3 1 0 0
Mazeroski, 2b 4 2 2 1
Law, p 2 0 0 0
Face, p 0 0 0 0
Cimoli, ph 1 1 1 0
Friend, p 0 0 0 0
Haddix, p 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 31 10 11 10
f
Yankees 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 2 2 - 9 13 1
Pirates 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 - 10 11 0


Yankees

IP H R BB SO
Turley 1 2 3 1 0
Stafford 1 2 1 1 0
Shantz 5 4 3 1 0
Coates .2 2 2 0 0
Terry  (L) .1 1 1 0 0

Pirates

Law 5 4 3 1 0
Face 3 6 4 1 0
Friend 0 2 2 0 0
Haddix  (W) 1 1 0 0 0

E: Maris
2b: Boyer
HR:  Nelson, Skowron, Berra, Smith, Mazeroski
SH:  Skinner
DP:  NYY 3
LOB: NYY 6, PGH 1 
Time of game:  2:36
Attendance:  36,683


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