The Cincinnati Reds dominated the Oakland Athletics, 8 to 1, in Game 6 of the 1972 World Series on October 21, 1972.

1972 Cincinnati Reds

Final

CIN

Reds

3-3

8

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

1

5

1

1

6

0

1

7

0

5

8

0

0

9

0

R

1

8

H

7

10

E

1

0

Bottom 4th

OAK

CIN

Reds

Home run by Johnny Bench.

0

1

Top 5th

OAK

CIN

Athletics

Double by Dick Green; Sal Bando scored.

1

1

Bottom 5th

OAK

CIN

Reds

Sacrifice fly by Dave Concepcion; Hal McRae scored.

1

2

Bottom 6th

OAK

CIN

Reds

Single by Tony Perez; Bobby Tolan scored.

1

3

Bottom 7th

OAK

CIN

Reds

Single by Joe Morgan; Dave Concepcion scored.

1

4

Reds

Single by Bobby Tolan; Pete Rose and Joe Morgan scored.

1

6

Reds

Single by Cesar Geronimo; Bobby Tolan and Johnny Bench scored.

1

8

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Bert Campaneris SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Matty Alou RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Rudi LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mike Epstein 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Sal Bando 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Angel Mangual CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Gene Tenace C 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dick Green 2B 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Gonzalo Marquez PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ted Kubiak 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vida Blue P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Bob Locker P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Don Mincher PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Duncan PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Dave Hamilton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Horlen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 1 7 1 0 1 4 0 0 8

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Vida Blue (L) 5.2 4 3 3 2 4 1
Bob Locker 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Hamilton 0.2 3 4 4 1 1 0
Joe Horlen 1.1 2 1 1 2 1 0
Totals 8.0 10 8 8 5 6 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Pete Rose LF 3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0
Joe Morgan 2B 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Bobby Tolan CF 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 2
Johnny Bench C 2 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 4
Tony Perez 1B 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
Hal McRae RF 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Cesar Geronimo RF 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Denis Menke 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Concepcion SS 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 4
Gary Nolan P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ross Grimsley P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Pedro Borbon P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tom Hall P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 32 8 10 8 1 5 6 3 1 17

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Gary Nolan 4.2 3 1 1 0 3 0
Ross Grimsley (W) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Pedro Borbon 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Tom Hall (S) 2.1 2 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 7 1 1 1 4 0

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