Play-By-Play Descriptions
of Baseball's Triple Plays (1960-1969)


Revised April 6, 2011

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7/6/1960                           NL Milwaukee Braves              vs   NL  Philadelphia Phillies         County Stadium

Top 7  Inning      Score V-H    4  - 5     PLAY SEQUENCE: 4*-3*-2-5*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 4(B)3(1)25(3)/LTP             # Men On: 3     [ 1-2-3  ]     MLN   vs PHI

  Batter:   Bobby Gene Smith   First Tony Taylor                     Second  Tony Gonzalez                Third  Turk Farrell

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   2      D     1              Runner 2:   4                                Runner 3:   3      D     3

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Bobby Gene Smith (PHI) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hit a sinking line drive which the 2B (Chuck Cottier) caught off his shoetop (OUT 1)

2B throws over to the 1B (Joe Adcock) who doubles-up the runner caught off first, Tony Taylor (OUT 2)

The runner from third, Turk Farrell, thought the 2B had fielded a ground ball so he raced home, sliding ahead of the 1B throw to the C (Del Crandall). The C

then threw to the 3B Eddie Mathews) who stepped on the bag to putout Farrell (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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7/23/1960                         AL Washington Senators         vs   AL  Kansas City Athletics        Griffith Stadium II

Top 3  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 3     PLAY SEQUENCE: 1*-3*-6*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 1(B)3(1)6(2)/LTP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     WS1   vs KC1

  Batter:   Whitey Herzog         First Jerry Lumpe                     Second  Bill Tuttle                       Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   2      D     1              Runner 2:   3      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Whitey Herzog (KC1) is the batter with a 3-2 count. With the runners moving he hits a hard line drive back to the pitcher, Pedro Ramos (OUT 1)

P spins and throws to the 1B (Julio Becquer) who doubles up the runner caught off first, Jerry Lumpe (OUT 2)

1B throws over to the SS (Jose Valdivielso) who putsout the runner caught off second, Bill Tuttle, to complete an all-Cuban Triple Play (OUT 3)

NOTE:  LAST TRIPLE PLAY FOR THE WASHINGTON SENATORS (NOW MINNESOTA) - ALL CUBAN TP

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5/30/1962          Game 2     NL New York Mets                  vs   NL  Los Angeles Dodgers       Polo Grounds IV

Top 6  Inning      Score V-H    3  - 4     PLAY SEQUENCE: 6*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 6(B)4(2)3(1)/L/TP              # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     NYN   vs LAN

  Batter:   Willie Davis             First Jim Gilliam                      Second  Maury Wills                     Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Willie Davis (LAN) is the batter with a 2-2 count. He smashed a sharp line drive to the SS (Elio Chacon) who made a leaping catch to bring the ball in (OUT 1)

SS flips the ball over to the 2B (Charlie Neal) who nabs the runner caught off second, Maury Wills (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (Gil Hodges) who putsout the runner caught off first, Jim Gilliam (OUT 3)

NOTE:  FIRST TRIPLE PLAY FOR NEW YORK METS

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9/30/1962                         NL Chicago Cubs                   vs   NL  New York Mets                Wrigley Field

Top 8  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 5     PLAY SEQUENCE: 4*-3*-6*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 4(B)3(1)6(2)/TP/F4D          # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     CHN   vs NYN

  Batter:   Joe Pignatano         First Richie Ashburn                 Second  Sammy Drake                  Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   2      D     1              Runner 2:   3      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Joe Pignatano (NYN) is the batter with a 2-2 count. He hits a popped flyball to short right field caught by the 2B (Ken Hubbs) while running with his back to the

plate, making a spectacular one-handed catch (OUT 1)

2B whirls and throws over to the 1B (Ernie Banks) who doubles ups the runner caught off first, Richie Ashburn (OUT 2)

1B throws to the SS (Andre Rodgers) who putsout the runner caught off second, Sammy Drake (OUT 3)

NOTE:  CATCHER JOE PIGNATANO'S FINAL MAJOR LEAGUE AT-BAT

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7/21/1963          Game 2     NL Chicago Cubs                   at   NL  Pittsburgh Pirates            Forbes Field

Bot 3  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 3*-3*-6*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 3(B)3(1)6(2)/LTP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     CHN   at PIT

  Batter:   Roberto Clemente    First Manny Mota                     Second  Dick Schofield                 Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   2      D     1              Runner 2:   3      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Roberto Clemente (PIT) is the batter with a 3-2 count. With both runners going on the pitch, Clemente hits a line drive to the 1B, Merritt Ranew (OUT 1)

1B steps on the bag to putout the runner caught off first, Manny Mota (OUT 2)

1B throws to the SS (Andre Rodgers) who steps on the bag and nabs the runner caught off second, Dick Schofield (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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9/15/1963                         AL Detroit Tigers                    vs   AL  Baltimore Orioles             Tiger Stadium

Top 5  Inning      Score V-H    2  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 3*-6*-4*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 3(B)6(2)4(1)/TP/BP            # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     DET    vs BAL

  Batter:   Milt Pappas             First Bob Saverine                    Second  Al Smith                         Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Milt Pappas (BAL) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a bunt popup fielded by 1B Norm Cash (OUT 1)

1B throws to SS (Dick McAuliffe) who puts out the runner at second, Al Smith, who is caught off base (OUT 2)

SS throws to first, which is being covered by 2B (Don Wert) who puts out the runner from first, Bob Saverine (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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9/28/1963                         AL Boston Red Sox                vs   AL  Los Angeles Angels         Fenway Park II

Top 7  Inning      Score V-H    3  - 2     PLAY SEQUENCE: 1-5*-6*-4*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 15(2)6(1)4(B)/BG/TP          # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     BOS   vs LAA

  Batter:   Felix Torres             First Lee Thomas                     Second  Charlie Dees                    Third

  Batter:      3       F     1              Runner 1:   2      F     2              Runner 2:   1      F     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Felix Torres (LAA) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a bunt ground ball fielded by the P (Pete Smith) who throws to 3B (Frank Malzone) who forcess the

runner from second, Charlie Dees (OUT 1)

3B throws to the SS (Eddie Bressoud) who puts out the runner from first, Lee Thomas (OUT 2)

SS throws to first, which is being covered by 2B (Felix Mantilla) who puts out the batter, Felix Torres (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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5/17/1964                         NL Philadelphia Phillies           at   NL  Houston Colts                 Colt Stadium

Bot 5  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 3-6*-3*-2*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 36(1)3(B)2(2)/GTP             # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     PHI     at HOU

  Batter:   Jerry Grote             First Walt Williams                    Second  Rusty Staub                    Third

  Batter:      2       F     1              Runner 1:   1      F     2              Runner 2:   3      T     H                 Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Jerry Grote (HOU) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 1B (John Herrnstein) who throws over to the SS (Bobby Wine) who steps

on second to force the runner from first, Walt Williams (OUT 1)

SS fires back to the 1B who retires the slow moving batter, Jerry Grote (OUT 2)

1B throws home to the C (Gus Triandos) who tags the runner from second, Rusty Staub, who was trying to score on the play (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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5/31/1964          Game 2     NL New York Mets                  vs   NL  San Francisco Giants        Shea Stadium

Top 14           Inning Score V-H 6      -                       6                      PLAY SEQUENCE:   6*-6*-3*   Source:  Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 6(B)6(2)63(1)/LTP             # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     NYN   vs SFN

  Batter:   Orlando Cepeda       First Willie Mays                       Second  Jesus Alou                     Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Orlando Cepeda (SFN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a line drive directly to the SS, Roy McMillan (OUT 1)

SS steps on the bag to putout the runner caught off second, Jesus Alou (OUT 2)

SS throws over to the 1B (Ed Kranepool) who nabs the runner caught off first, Willie Mays (OUT 3)

NOTE:  GAME LASTED 23 INNINGS

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6/4/1964                           NL Milwaukee Braves              vs   NL  Cincinnati Reds               County Stadium

Top 2  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 4*-6*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 4(B)46(2)63(1)/LTP            # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     MLN   vs CIN

  Batter:   Leo Cardenas          First Frank Robinson                Second  Gordy Coleman               Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Leo Cardenas (CIN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a sharp line drive to the 2B, Mike de la Hoz (OUT 1)

2B flips the ball over to the SS (Denis Menke) who doubles up the runner caught off second, Gordy Coleman (OUT 2)

SS throws over to the 1B (Gene Oliver) who nabs the runner caught off first, Frank Robinson (OUT 3)

NOTE:  LAST TRIPLE PLAY FOR MILWAUKEE BRAVES (NOW ATL BRAVES)

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8/15/1964                         NL Philadelphia Phillies           at   NL  New York Mets                Shea Stadium

Bot 2  Inning      Score V-H    6  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 1*-6*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 1(B)6(2)3(1)/LTP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     PHI     at NYN

  Batter:   Bobby Klaus           First Jack Fisher                      Second  Roy McMillan                   Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Bobby Klaus (NYN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a line drive smash back to the P, John Boozer (OUT 1)

P turned and fired to the SS (Ruben Amaro) to double up the runner caught off second, Roy McMillan (OUT 2)

SS threw over to the 1B (Frank Thomas) who stepped on the bag to nab the runner caught off first, Jack Fisher (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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9/10/1964                         AL Washington Senators         vs   AL  Baltimore Orioles             R.F.K. Stadium

Top 5  Inning      Score V-H  10  - 2     PLAY SEQUENCE: 6-4*-3*-2*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 64(1)43(B)/GTP.3-H;2XH(32)              # Men On:   3     [       1-2-3            ]           WS2      vs         BAL

  Batter:   Brooks Robinson     First Boog Powell                    Second  Luis Aparicio                   Third  Jerry Adair

  Batter:      2       F     1              Runner 1:   1      F     2              Runner 2:   3      T     H                 Runner 3:   5

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Brooks Robinson (BAL) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the SS (John Kennedy) who flips the ball over to 2B (Don Blasingame)

who forces the runner from first, Boog Powell (OUT 1)

2B throws to the 1B (Joe Cunningham) who retires the batter, Brooks Robinson, (OUT 2) while Jerry Adair scores from third. Baltimore 11 Washington 2

1B throws home to the C (Mike Brumley) to nail the runner trying to score from second, Luis Aparicio (OUT 3)

NOTE:  FIRST TRIPLE PLAY FOR THE WASHINGTON SENATORS (NOW TEX RANGERS)

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10/2/1964                         NL Philadelphia Phillies           at   NL  Cincinnati Reds               Crosley Field

Bot 4  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 7*-6-4*-3*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 7(B)64(2)3(1)/TP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     PHI     at CIN

  Batter:   Deron Johnson        First Frank Robinson                Second  Vada Pinson                    Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Deron Johnson (CIN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a deep fly ball caught by the LF (Alex Johnson) on a sensational catch (OUT 1)

LF throws to the SS (Bobby Wine) who relays it to the 2B (Tony Taylor) who nabs the runner caught off second, Vada Pinson (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (Vic Power) who putsout the runner caught off first, Frank Robinson (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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4/15/1965                         NL New York Mets                  vs   NL  Houston Astros               Shea Stadium

Top 2  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 9*-2*-6*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 9(B)2(3)6(1)/TP                # Men On: 2     [ 1-3    ]     NYN   vs HOU

  Batter:   Jimmy Wynn           First Bob Aspromonte              Second                                      Third  Walt Bond

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      T     12            Runner 2:   0                                Runner 3:   2      T     H

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Jimmy Wynn (HOU) is the batter with a ?-? count. He cracks a medium deep fly to the RF, Johnny Lewis (OUT 1)

RF fires a one-bounce throw to the C (Chris Cannizzaro) who tags the runner trying to score from third, Walt Bond (OUT 2)

C throws to the SS (Roy McMillan) who nabs the runner from first, Bob Aspromonte, who had stopped unsure whether the 1B (Ed Kranepool) would cut off the

throw from RF to the C or let the ball go through. His hesitation was (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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5/3/1965                           NL San Francisco Giants          at   NL  St. Louis Cardinals           Sportsman's Park IV

Bot 6  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 3     PLAY SEQUENCE: 1-6*-3*-2*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 16(1)3(B)2(2)/TP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     SFN    at SLN

  Batter:   Tim McCarver          First Phil Gagliano                   Second  Bill White                        Third

  Batter:      2       F     1              Runner 1:   1      F     2              Runner 2:   3      T     H                 Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Tim McCarver (SLN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball to the P (Ron Herbel) who pivots and throws to the SS (Jose Pagan) who forces the

runner from first, Phil Gagliano (OUT 1)

SS throws over to the 1B (Willie McCovey) who retires the batter, Tim McCarver (OUT 2)

1B throws home to the C (Tom Haller) who tags out the runner trying to score from second, Bill White (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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7/14/1965          Game 2     NL Chicago Cubs                   vs   NL  Milwaukee Braves            Wrigley Field

Top 2  Inning      Score V-H    2  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 2*-6-1*-4*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 2(B)61(3)4(1)/P/FL/TP        # Men On: 2     [ 1-3    ]     CHN   vs MLN

  Batter:   Woody Woodward    First Mack Jones                      Second                                      Third  Rico Carty

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      T     2              Runner 2:   0                                Runner 3:   2      T     H

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Woody Woodward (MLN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a foul popup on a failed bunt fielded cleanly by the C, Ed Bailey (OUT 1)

C throws to the SS (Don Kessinger) who is covering third and throws home to the P (Bill Faul) who tags the runner from third, Rico Carty (OUT 2)

P throws to the 2B (Glenn Beckert) who tags the runner from first, Mack Jones, on a belated advance (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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7/25/1965          Game 2     NL Chicago Cubs                   vs   NL  Pittsburgh Pirates            Wrigley Field

Top 4  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 4*-6*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 4(B)6(2)3(1)/LTP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     CHN   vs PIT

  Batter:   Roberto Clemente    First Manny Mota                     Second  Bob Bailey                      Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Roberto Clemente (PIT) is the batter with a 1-2 count. He hits a hard liner to the 2B, Glenn Beckert (OUT 1)

2B throws the ball to the SS (Don Kessinger) who doubles up the runner caught off second, Bob Bailey (OUT 2)

SS throws to the 1B (Ernie Banks) who steps on the bag to putout the runner caught off first, Manny Mota (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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8/1/1965            Game 1     AL Detroit Tigers                    at   AL  Chicago White Sox           Comiskey Park

Bot 4  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 2*-5*-3-6*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; NY Times

  Event: K+CS2(25);1X3(536)/TP      # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     DET    at CHA

  Batter:   Ron Hansen            First Danny Cater                     Second  Pete Ward                       Third

  Batter:      1       X     B             Runner 1:   3      T     23            Runner 2:   2      T     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Ron Hansen (CHA) is the batter with a ?-? count. He strikes out. Credit putout to C John Sullivan (OUT 1)

C throws ro the 3B (Don Wert) who tags out the runner trying to advance from second, Pete Ward (OUT 2)

3B chases down the runner from first trying to reach third, Danny Cater, & throws to 1B (Norm Cash) who throws to SS (Dick McAuliffe) who tags runner

(OUT 3)

NOTE:

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8/18/1965                         AL Boston Red Sox                at   AL  Baltimore Orioles             Memorial Stadium

Bot 1  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5-4*-3*-5*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 54(1)3(B)5(2)/TP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     BOS   at BAL

  Batter:   Brooks Robinson     First Boog Powell                    Second  Paul Blair                        Third

  Batter:      2       F     1              Runner 1:   1      F     2              Runner 2:   3      T     23                Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Brooks Robinson (BAL) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 3B Frank Malzone who throws to 2B (Felix Mantilla) who puts out the

runner from first, Boog Powell (OUT 1)

2B throws to the 1B (Tony Horton) who puts out the batter, Brooks Robinson (OUT 2)

1B throws to the 3B (Frank Malzone) who puts out the runner fron second, Paul Blair (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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9/4/1965            Game 2     AL New York Yankees             vs   AL  Boston Red Sox              Yankee Stadium I

Top 2  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5-4*-3*-5*           Source: NY Times & Sporting News + Retrosheet Event Files

  Event: 54(1)43(B)2X3(35)/GTP      # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     NYA   vs BOS

  Batter:   Bob Tillman            First Rico Petrocelli                  Second  Tony Conigliaro               Third

  Batter:      2       F     1              Runner 1:   1      F     2              Runner 2:   3      T     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Bob Tillman (BOS) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 3B (Clete Boyer) who throws to the 2B (Bobby Richardson) to force the

runner from first, Rico Petrocelli (OUT 1)

2B throws over to the 1B (Joe Pepitone)who retires the batter, Bob Tillman (OUT 2)

1B throws across the diamond to the 3B  who tags the runner from second, Tony Conigliaro, who had stopped on the base path en route to third thinking there

was one out when the play had started. (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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10/3/1965                         NL Chicago Cubs                   at   NL  Pittsburgh Pirates            Forbes Field

Bot 5  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 3*-3*-6*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 3(B)3(1)36(2)/LTP             # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     CHN   at PIT

  Batter:   Del Crandall            First Gene Alley                       Second  Bill Mazeroski                  Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   2      D     1              Runner 2:   3      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Del Crandall (PIT) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a line drive to the 1B, Ernie Banks (OUT 1)

1B steps on first to double up the runner caught off first, Gene Alley (OUT 2)

1B throws to the SS (Don Kessinger) who tags second to retire the runner caught off second, Bill Mazeroski (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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4/18/1966                         NL Pittsburgh Pirates              vs   NL  Cincinnati Reds               Forbes Field

Top 7  Inning      Score V-H    3  - 4     PLAY SEQUENCE: 2*-5-4*-3*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: K+CS3(25);CS2(543)/TP#    # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     PIT     vs CIN

  Batter:   Vada Pinson            First Pete Rose                        Second  Tommy Harper                 Third

  Batter:      1       X     B             Runner 1:   3      T     1              Runner 2:   2      T     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Vada Pinson (CIN) is the batter with a 3-2 count. With runners breaking, Pinson struck out and both runners were caught off base (OUT 1)

C (Jesse Gonder) whipped the ball to the 3B (Bob Bailey) who fired to the 2B (Bill Mazeroski) in time to head off the runner from second, Tommy Harper,

returning to the bag (OUT 2)

2B then threw to the 1B (Donn Clendenon) who cut down the runner caught off first, Pete Rose (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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4/23/1966                         AL Boston Red Sox                vs   AL  Cleveland Indians            Fenway Park II

Top 9  Inning      Score V-H    5  - 4     PLAY SEQUENCE: 4-6*-3*-2*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 46(1)3(B)2(3)/TP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-3    ]     BOS   vs CLE

  Batter:   Max Alvis                First Vic Davalillo                     Second                                      Third  Gary Bell

  Batter:      2       F     1              Runner 1:   1      F     2              Runner 2:   0                                Runner 3:   3      T     H

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Max Alvis (CLE) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 2B (George Smith) who throws to the SS (Rico Petrocelli) who forces the

runner from first, Vic Davalillo (OUT 1)

SS throws to the 1B (George Scott) who puts out the batter, Max Alvis (OUT 2)

1B throws home to the C (Bob Tillman) who tags out the runner from third, Gary Bell (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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8/18/1966                         AL Minnesota Twins               vs   AL  California Angels             Metropolitan Stadium

Top 2  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 5(2)4(1)3/GTP                  # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     MIN    vs CAL

  Batter:   Frank Malzone         First Ed Kirkpatrick                   Second  Norm Siebern                  Third

  Batter:      3       F     1              Runner 1:   2      F     2              Runner 2:   1      F     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Frank Malzone (CAL) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball to 3B Rich Rollins who forces out the runner from second, Norm Siebern (OUT 1)

3B throws to the 2B (Cesar Tovar) who putsout the runner from first, Ed Kirkpatrick (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (Harmon Killebrew) who putsout the batter, Frank Malzone (OUT 3)

NOTE:  FIRST TRIPLE PLAY FOR MINNESOTA TWINS

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9/4/1966            Game 2     AL Kansas City Athletics         vs   AL  Boston Red Sox              Municipal Stadium I

Top 1  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 6-4*-3*-2*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 64(1)3(B)2(3)/TP               # Men On: 3     [ 1-2-3  ]     KC1    vs BOS

  Batter:   Tony Conigliaro       First Don Demeter                    Second  Joe Foy                          Third  Rico Petrocelli

  Batter:      2       F     1              Runner 1:   1      F     2              Runner 2:   4                                Runner 3:   3      T     H

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Tony Conigliaro (BOS) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by SS Bert Campaneris who throws to 2B Dick Green who forces out the

runner from first, Don Demeter (OUT 1)

2B throws to the 1B (Tim Talton) who putsout the batter, Tony Conigliaro (OUT 2)

1B throws home to the C (Phil Roof) who tags the runner from third, Rico Petrocelli (OUT 3)

NOTE:  LAST TRIPLE PLAY FOR THE KANSAS CITY ATHLETICS

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9/17/1966                         AL Chicago White Sox             at   AL  Baltimore Orioles             Memorial Stadium

Bot 9  Inning      Score V-H    3  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 3*-6*-2-1*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 3(B)6(2)21(3)/GTP             # Men On: 2     [ 2-3    ]     CHA   at BAL

  Batter:   Andy Etchebarren    First                                      Second  Paul Blair                        Third  Davey Johnson

  Batter:      1       F     1              Runner 1:   0                            Runner 2:   2      T     23                Runner 3:   3      T     3H

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Andy Etchebarren (BAL) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 1B (Tommy McCraw) who puts out the batter, Andy Etchebarren

(OUT 1)

1B throws to the SS (Jerry Adair) catching the runner from second, Paul Blair, in a rundown near third base. (OUT 2)

SS throws home to the C (Johnny Romano), who relays to the P (Tommy John) who tags out the runner from third, Davey Johnson, on the baseline.  (OUT 3)

NOTE:  END OF GAME

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9/28/1966          Game 1     NL New York Mets                  vs   NL  Chicago Cubs                 Shea Stadium

Top 6  Inning      Score V-H    3  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 5(B)54(2)43(1)/LTP            # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     NYN   vs CHN

  Batter:   Joey Amalfitano       First Ron Campbell                  Second  John Boccabella              Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Joey Amalfitano (CHN) is the batter with a 3-2 count. He hits a line drive to the 3B, Eddie Bressoud (OUT 1)

3B throws over to the 2B (Chuck Hiller) who doubles up the runner caught off second, John Boccabella (OUT 2)

2B relays to the 1B (Jim Hickman) who nabs the runner caught off first, Ron Campbell (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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5/2/1967                           NL San Francisco Giants          at   NL  New York Mets                Shea Stadium

Bot 2  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 1*-6*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 1(B)6(2)3(1)/LTP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     SFN    at NYN

  Batter:   Ken Boyer              First Ed Kranepool                   Second  Tommy Davis                  Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Ken Boyer (NYN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a hard line drive back to the P, Gaylord Perry (OUT 1)

P pivots and throws to the SS (Hal Lanier) who doubles up the runner caught off second, Tommy Davis (OUT 2)

SS throws over to the 1B (Willie McCovey) who nabs the runner caught off first, Ed Kranepool (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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5/30/1967                         NL Cincinnati Reds                 vs   NL  St. Louis Cardinals           Crosley Field

Top 9  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 2     PLAY SEQUENCE: 6-4*-3*-2*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 64(1)3(B)2(3)/GTP             # Men On: 2     [ 1-3    ]     CIN    vs SLN

  Batter:   Phil Gagliano          First Tim McCarver                   Second                                      Third  Orlando Cepeda

  Batter:      2       F     1              Runner 1:   1      F     2              Runner 2:   0                                Runner 3:   3      T     H

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Phil Gagliano (SLN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball to the SS (Leo Cardenas) who throws to the 2B (Tommy Helms) who forces the runner

 from first, Tim McCarver (OUT 1)

2B fires the ball to the 1B (Deron Johnson) who retires the batter, Phil Gagliano (OUT 2)

1B throws home to the C (Johnny Edwards) who tags the runner from third, Orlando Cepeda, who had made a delayed dash for the plate. (OUT 3)

NOTE:  END OF GAME

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6/25/1967                         AL New York Yankees             vs   AL  Detroit Tigers                  Yankee Stadium I

Top 5  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 2     PLAY SEQUENCE: 4*-6*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 4(B)46(2)63(1)/LTP            # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     NYA   vs DET

  Batter:   Jerry Lumpe            First Ray Oyler                        Second  Don Wert                        Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Jerry Lumpe (DET) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a line drive directly at the 2B, Horace Clarke (OUT 1)

2B throws to the SS (Ruben Amaro) who tags second to double up the runner from second, Don Wert (OUT 2)

SS throws to the 1B (Mickey Mantle) who putsout the runner caught off first, Ray Oyler (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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7/15/1967                         AL Boston Red Sox                vs   AL  Baltimore Orioles             Fenway Park II

Top 1  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 5(B)54(2)43(1)/L/TP           # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     BOS   vs BAL

  Batter:   Paul Blair                First Russ Snyder                    Second  Luis Aparicio                   Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Paul Blair (BAL) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a line drive directly at 3B, Joe Foy (OUT 1)

3B throws to the 2B (Mike Andrews) who tags the runner caught off second, Luis Aparicio (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (George Scott) who putsout the runner from first, Russ Snyder (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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8/6/1967            Game 2     AL Chicago White Sox             at   AL  Baltimore Orioles             Memorial Stadium

Bot 5  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 3     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 5(2)54(1)43(B)/GTP           # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     CHA   at BAL

  Batter:   Brooks Robinson     First Frank Robinson                Second  Boog Powell                   Third

  Batter:      3       F     1              Runner 1:   2      F     2              Runner 2:   1      F     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Brooks Robinson (BAL) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 3B Ken Boyer who putsout the runner from second, Boog Powell

(OUT 1)

3B throws to the 2B (Don Buford) who putsout the runner from first, Frank Robinson (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (Tommy McCraw) who putsout the batter, Brooks Robinson (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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8/15/1967          Game 2     NL Philadelphia Phillies           vs   NL  New York Mets                Shibe Park

Top 2  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 3     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 5(2)4(1)3(B)/GTP              # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     PHI     vs NYN

  Batter:   Phil Linz                 First Tommie Reynolds             Second  Greg Goossen                 Third

  Batter:      3       F     1              Runner 1:   2      F     2              Runner 2:   1      F     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Phil Linz (NYN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball to the 3B (Dick Allen) who steps on the bag to force the runner from second, Greg

Goossen (OUT 1)

3B fires over to the 2B (Cookie Rojas) who forces the runner from first, Tommie Reynolds (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (Bill White) who retires the batter, Phil Linz (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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5/4/1968                           NL Philadelphia Phillies           vs   NL  Pittsburgh Pirates            Shibe Park

Top 8  Inning      Score V-H    2  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 6*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 6(B)4(2)3(1)/GTP              # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     PHI     vs PIT

  Batter:   Manny Mota            First Donn Clendenon               Second  Roberto Clemente            Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Manny Mota (PIT) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a line drive to the SS, Bobby Wine (OUT 1)

SS flips the ball to the 2B (Cookie Rojas) who doubles up the runner caught off second, Roberto Clemente (OUT 2)

2B fires over to the 1B (Bill White) who nabs the runner caught off first, Donn Clendenon (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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6/3/1968                           AL New York Yankees             vs   AL  Minnesota Twins             Yankee Stadium I

Top 8  Inning      Score V-H    4  - 3     PLAY SEQUENCE: 1*-5*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 1(B)5(3)3(1)/TP                # Men On: 3     [ 1-2-3  ]     NYA   vs MIN

  Batter:   Johnny Roseboro    First Bob Allison                      Second  Jackie Hernandez             Third  Tony Oliva

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   4                                Runner 3:   2      D     3

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Johnny Roseboro (MIN) is the batter with a 0-0 count. He hits a pop fly fielded by the P, Dooley Womack (OUT 1)

P throws to the 3B (Bobby Cox) doubling the runner caught off third, Tony Oliva (OUT 2)

3B pegs across the diamond to the 1B (Mickey Mantle) who putsout the runner caught off first, Bob Allison (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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6/23/1968                         AL Washington Senators         at   AL  Oakland Athletics            Oakland Coliseum

Bot 3  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 6     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 5(2)4(1)3/GTP                  # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     WS2    at OAK

  Batter:   Dave Duncan           First Mike Hershberger              Second  Danny Cater                    Third

  Batter:      3       F     1              Runner 1:   2      F     2              Runner 2:   1      F     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Dave Duncan (OAK) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 3B, Ken McMullen who forces out the runner from second, Danny Cater

(OUT 1)

3B throws to the 2B (Bernie Allen) who forces out the runner from first, Mike Hershberger (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (Mike Epstein) who putsout the batter, Dave Duncan (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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7/30/1968                         AL Washington Senators         at   AL  Cleveland Indians            Cleveland Stadium

Bot 1  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 6*-6*-6*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 6(B)6(2)6(1)/TP                # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     WS2    at CLE

  Batter:   Joe Azcue              First Russ Snyder                    Second  Dave Nelson                    Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      T     12            Runner 2:   2      T     23                Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Joe Azcue (CLE) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a pop fly fielded by the SS, Ron Hansen (OUT 1)

SS tags the runner caught off second, Dave Nelson (OUT 2)

SS then chases down the runner caught off first, Russ Snyder (OUT 3)

NOTE:  UNASSISTED TRIPLE PLAY - LAST TRIPLE PLAY FOR WASHINGTON SENATORS (TEX)

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7/31/1968          Game 2     NL Pittsburgh Pirates              at   NL  Cincinnati Reds               Crosley Field

Bot 4  Inning      Score V-H    2  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 6*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 6(B)4(2)3(1)/GTP              # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     PIT     at CIN

  Batter:   Tommy Helms         First Tony Perez                      Second  Lee May                         Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Tommy Helms (CIN) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a rifle shot to the SS, Gene Alley (OUT 1)

SS relays to the 2B (Bill Mazeroski) who doubles up the runner caught off second, Lee May (OUT 2)

2B fires over to the 1B (Donn Clendenon) who steps on the bag to catch the runner caught off first, Tony Perez (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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9/1/1968                           AL Detroit Tigers                    vs   AL  Baltimore Orioles             Tiger Stadium

Top 3  Inning      Score V-H    3  - 4     PLAY SEQUENCE: 1*-6*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 1(B)6(2)3(1)/LTP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     DET    vs BAL

  Batter:   Boog Powell           First Frank Robinson                Second  Curt Blefary                    Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      D     1              Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Boog Powell (BAL) is the batter with a ?-? count. He his a line drive straight back to the P, Denny McLain (OUT 1)

P throws to the SS (Tom Matchick) who putsouts the runner caught off second, Curt Blefary (OUT 2)

SS throws to the 1B (Norm Cash) who putsout the runner caught off first, Frank Robinson (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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9/10/1968                         AL Minnesota Twins               vs   AL  Cleveland Indians            Metropolitan Stadium

Top 5  Inning      Score V-H    6  - 2     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 5(2)4(1)3/GTP                  # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     MIN    vs CLE

  Batter:   Tony Horton           First Joe Azcue                       Second  Richie Scheinblum           Third

  Batter:      3       F     1              Runner 1:   2      F     2              Runner 2:   1      F     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Tony Horton (CLE) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 3B, Rich Rollins who steps on third to force out the runner from second,

Richie Scheinblum (OUT 1)

3B throws to the 2B (Rod Carew) who putsout the runner from first, Joe Azcue (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (Bob Allison) who putsout the batter, Tony Horton (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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5/30/1969          Game 1     NL Pittsburgh Pirates              vs   NL  Houston Astros               Forbes Field

Top 4  Inning      Score V-H    3  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 3*-6-3*-5*           Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 3(B)63(1)5(2)/GTP             # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     PIT     vs HOU

  Batter:   Johnny Edwards      First Jesus Alou                      Second  Doug Rader                    Third

  Batter:      1       F     1              Runner 1:   2      T     12            Runner 2:   3      T     23                Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Johnny Edwards (HOU) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a grounder fielded by the 1B, Al Oliver, who steps on the bag. (OUT 1)

1B throws to the SS (Gene Alley) to trap the runner from first base, Jesus Alou, who is caught in a rundown. SS throws back to the 1B who tags the runner

(OUT 2)

1B throws to the 3B (Richie Hebner) who tags the runner from second base, Doug Rader, who is caught between 2nd and 3rd (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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6/25/1969          Game 2     NL Montreal Expos                 vs   NL  St. Louis Cardinals           Jarry Park

Top 2  Inning      Score V-H    3  - 1     PLAY SEQUENCE: 3*-3*-6*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 3(B)3(1)6(2)/LTP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     MON   vs SLN

  Batter:   Vada Pinson            First Curt Flood                       Second  Mudcat Grant                  Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   2      D     1              Runner 2:   3      T     23                Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Vada Pinson (SLN) is the batter with a 0-0 count. He hits a line drive directly at the 1B, Bob Bailey (OUT 1)

1B steps on the bag to putout the runner caught off first, Curt Flood (OUT 2 - UDP)

1B throws to the SS (Bobby Wine) who tags out the runner caught off second, Mudcat Grant (OUT 3)

NOTE:  FIRST TRIPLE PLAY FOR MONTREAL EXPOS

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7/15/1969                         AL Detroit Tigers                    at   AL  Washington Senators       R.F.K. Stadium

Bot 5  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 7     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 5(2)4(1)3/GTP                  # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     DET    at WS2

  Batter:   Ed Brinkman           First Barry Moore                     Second  Paul Casanova                 Third

  Batter:      3       F     1              Runner 1:   2      F     2              Runner 2:   1      F     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Ed Brinkman (WS2) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball to the 3B (Don Wert) who forces out the runner from second, Paul Casanova (OUT 1)

3B throws to the 2B (Ike Brown) who forces out the runner from first, Barry Moore (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (Bill Freehan) who puts out the batter, Ed Brinkman (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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8/6/1969                           AL Baltimore Orioles               vs   AL  Kansas City Royals          Memorial Stadium

Top 4  Inning      Score V-H    1  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 5*-4*-3*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 5(2)4(1)3/GTP                  # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     BAL   vs KCA

  Batter:   Ellie Rodriguez        First Joe Foy                           Second  Ed Kirkpatrick                  Third

  Batter:      3       F     1              Runner 1:   2      F     2              Runner 2:   1      F     3                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Ellie Rodriguez (KCA) is the batter with a ?-? count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 3B, Brooks Robinson who forces out the runner from second, Ed

Kirkpatrick (OUT 1)

3B throws to the 2B (Davey Johnson) who forces the runner from first, Joe Foy (OUT 2)

2B throws to the 1B (Boog Powell) who putsout the batter, Ellie Rodriguez (OUT 3)

NOTE:

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8/13/1969                         NL San Diego Padres              vs   NL  Chicago Cubs                 Jack Murphy Stadium

Top 1  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 1*-6*-6*              Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 1(B)4(2)4(1)/LTP               # Men On: 2     [ 1-2    ]     SDN   vs CHN

  Batter:   Billy Williams           First Glenn Beckert                  Second  Don Kessinger                 Third

  Batter:      1       G     B             Runner 1:   3      T     12            Runner 2:   2      D     2                  Runner 3:   0

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Billy Williams (CHN) is the batter with a 3-2 count. He hits a line drive directly at the P, Joe Niekro (OUT 1)

P throws to the SS (Tommy Dean) who steps on 2nd to double up the runner from second, Don Kessinger (OUT 2)

SS proceeds down the line towards first tagging the runner from first, Glenn Beckert who had taken off frim first with the pitch on a hit-and-run play on a 3-and-2

 count. (OUT 3)

NOTE:  FIRST TRIPLE PLAY FOR SAN DIEGO PADRES

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8/29/1969                         NL Atlanta Braves                  vs   NL  Chicago Cubs                 Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

Top 1  Inning      Score V-H    0  - 0     PLAY SEQUENCE: 3*-6-2-5-1-4*-7*    Source: Retrosheet Event Files; SN Box Scores

  Event: 3(B)362514(3)47(2)./GTP    # Men On: 2     [ 2-3    ]     ATL    vs CHN

  Batter:   Billy Williams           First                                      Second  Glenn Beckert                 Third  Don Kessinger

  Batter:      1       F     1              Runner 1:   0                            Runner 2:   3      T     23                Runner 3:   2      T     3H

              Out#  Type  Loc:                        Out#  Type  Loc:                       Out#  Type  Loc:                           Out#  Type  Loc:

    {Out Type: D=Doubled-Off F=Forced G=Gloved T=Tagged X=Strike-Out;  Out Loc: Retrosheet Field Location}

Billy Williams (CHN) is the batter with an 0-2 count. He hits a ground ball fielded by the 1B, Orlando Cepeda who puts out the batter, Billy Williams (OUT 1)

1B throws to the SS (Gil Garrido) who has slipped behind the runner at third, Don Kessinger, who was finally nabbed with C (Bob Didier), 3B (Clete Boyer), P

(Pat Jarvis), and 2B (Felix Millan) handing the ball in the run down (OUT 2)

2B seeing the runner from second, Glenn Beckert, stranded between second and third, fired to LF (Rico Carty), who had found his way in from left field to take

the throw and waited for the runner to run into his arms.  (OUT 3)

NOTE:  7 PLAYERS INVOLVED IN TURNING TP - TIED A RECORD 1ST TP FOR ATLANTA BRAVES

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