The Cincinnati Reds handily beat the New York Yankees, 5 to 1, in Game 1 of the 1976 World Series on October 16, 1976.

1976 Cincinnati Reds

Final

CIN

Reds

1-0

5

1

0

1

2

1

0

3

0

1

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

1

7

0

2

8

0

0

9

0

R

1

5

H

5

10

E

1

1

Bottom 1st

NYY

CIN

Reds

Home run by Joe Morgan.

0

1

Top 2nd

NYY

CIN

Yankees

Sacrifice fly by Graig Nettles; Lou Piniella scored.

1

1

Bottom 3rd

NYY

CIN

Reds

Sacrifice fly by Pete Rose; Dave Concepcion scored.

1

2

Bottom 6th

NYY

CIN

Reds

Single by Tony Perez; Ken Griffey scored.

1

3

Bottom 7th

NYY

CIN

Reds

Triple by Johnny Bench; George Foster scored.

1

4

Reds

Wild pitchSome( by Sparky Lyle); Johnny Bench scored.

1

5

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Mickey Rivers CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
Roy White LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Thurman Munson C 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Lou Piniella DH 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Carlos May PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Chambliss 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Graig Nettles 3B 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Elliott Maddox RF 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Oscar Gamble PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Willie Randolph 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Fred Stanley SS 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Otto Velez PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jim Mason SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 29 1 5 1 0 3 4 0 1 8

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Doyle Alexander (L) 6.0 9 5 5 2 1 1
Sparky Lyle 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0
Totals 8.0 10 5 5 2 4 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Pete Rose 3B 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ken Griffey RF 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
Joe Morgan 2B 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Tony Perez 1B 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 4
Dan Driessen DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
George Foster LF 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Johnny Bench C 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Cesar Geronimo CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dave Concepcion SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Totals 30 5 10 4 1 2 4 1 1 19

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Don Gullett (W) 7.1 5 1 1 3 4 0
Pedro Borbon 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 5 1 1 3 4 0

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