1963 World Series

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1963 World Series Program


The 1963 World Series matched the two-time defending champion New York Yankees against the Los Angeles Dodgers, with the Dodgers sweeping the Series in four games to capture their second title in five years.

This was the first time that the New York Yankees were swept in a World Series in four games (the 1922 had one tie).

Starting pitchers Sandy Koufax, Don Drysdale, Johnny Podres and ace reliever Ron Perranoski combined to give up only four runs in four games.

The Hall of Fame players in this World Series were Walter Alston(Manager), Don Drysdale, Sandy Koufax, Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford and Mickey Mantle.


1963 World Series-Game 1

Date Oct. 2nd, 1963
Location Yankee Stadium
Attendance 69,000

1963 World Series Game 1-Line Score

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Los Angeles 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 9 0
New York 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 6 0


1963 World Series Game 1-Box Score

Los Angeles Dodgers 5, New York Yankees 2

Los Angeles Dodgers New York Yankees
Player ab r h rbi Player ab r h rbi
Wills ss 5 0 0 0 Kubek ss 4 1 1 0
Gilliam 3b 4 0 1 0 Richardson 2b 3 0 0 0
Davis W. cf 3 1 0 0 Tresh lf 3 1 1 2
Davis T. lf 4 0 3 0 Mantle cf 3 0 0 0
Howard rf 4 1 1 0 Maris rf 4 0 0 0
Fairly rf 0 0 0 0 Howard c 4 0 1 0
Skowron 1b 3 1 2 2 Pepitone 1b 4 0 2 0
Tracewski 2b 4 1 1 0 Boyer 3b 4 0 1 0
Roseboro c 4 1 1 3 Ford p 1 0 0 0
Koufax p 4 0 0 0 Lopez ph 1 0 0 0
- - - - - Williams p 0 0 0 0
- - - - - Linz ph 1 0 0 0
- - - - - Hamilton p 0 0 0 0
- - - - - Bright ph 1 0 0 0
Total 35 5 9 5 Total 33 2 6 2
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Los Angeles 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 9 0
New York 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 6 0
Los Angeles Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO
Koufax W(1-0) 9.0 6 2 2 3 15
Total 9.0 6 2 2 3 15
New York Yankees IP H R ER BB SO
Ford L(0-1) 5.0 8 5 5 2 4
Williams 3.0 1 0 0 0 5
Hamilton 1.0 0 0 0 0 1
Total 9.0 9 5 5 2 10

E–None. 2B–Los Angeles Howard (1,off Ford). HR–Los Angeles Roseboro (1,2nd inning off Ford 2 on, 1 out), New York Tresh (1,8th inning off Koufax 1 on, 2 out). SH–W Davis (1,off Ford). IBB–Skowron (1,by Ford). SB–T Davis (1,2nd base off Williams/Howard). IBB–Ford (1,Skowron). U–Joe Paparella (AL), Tom Gorman (NL), Larry Napp (AL), Shag Crawford (NL), John Rice (AL), Tony Venzon (NL). T–2:09. A–69,000.


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1963 World Series-Game 2

Date Oct. 3rd, 1963
Location Yankee Stadium
Attendance 66,455

1963 World Series Game 2-Line Score

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Los Angeles 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 10 1
New York 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 0


1963 World Series Game 2-Box Score

Los Angeles Dodgers 4, New York Yankees 1

Los Angeles Dodgers New York Yankees
Player ab r h rbi Player ab r h rbi
Wills ss 4 1 2 0 Kubek ss 4 0 0 0
Gilliam 3b 4 0 1 0 Richardson 2b 4 0 1 0
Davis W. cf 4 1 2 2 Tresh lf 4 0 2 0
Davis T. lf 4 0 2 1 Mantle cf 4 0 0 0
Howard rf 3 0 0 0 Maris rf 1 0 0 0
Fairly ph,rf 0 0 0 0 Lopez rf 3 1 2 0
Skowron 1b 4 1 2 1 Howard c 4 0 2 1
Tracewski 2b 3 0 0 0 Pepitone 1b 3 0 0 0
Roseboro c 4 0 0 0 Boyer 3b 4 0 0 0
Podres p 4 0 1 0 Downing p 1 0 0 0
Perranoski p 0 0 0 0 Bright ph 1 0 0 0
- - - - - Terry p 0 0 0 0
- - - - - Linz ph 1 0 0 0
- - - - - Reniff p 0 0 0 0
Total 34 4 10 4 Total 34 1 7 1
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Los Angeles 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 10 1
New York 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 0
Los Angeles Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO
Podres W(1-0) 8.1 6 1 1 1 4
Perranoski SV(1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1
Total 9.0 7 1 1 1 5
New York Yankees IP H R ER BB SO
Downing L(0-1) 5.0 7 3 3 1 6
Terry 3.0 3 1 1 1 0
Reniff 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 9.0 10 4 4 2 6

E–Podres (1). DP–New York 3. 2B–Los Angeles W Davis 2 (2,off Downing,off Terry), New York Lopez 2 (2,off Podres 2). 3B–Los Angeles T Davis 2 (2,off Downing,off Terry). HR–Los Angeles Skowron (1,4th inning off Downing 0 on, 0 out). IBB–Fairly (1,by Terry). SB–Wills (1,2nd base off Downing/Howard). IBB–Terry (1,Fairly). U–Tom Gorman (NL), Larry Napp (AL), Shag Crawford (NL), Joe Paparella (AL), John Rice (AL), Tony Venzon (NL). T–2:13. A–66,455.


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1963 World Series-Game 3

Date Oct. 5th, 1963
Location Dodger Stadium
Attendance 55,912

1963 World Series Game 3-Line Score

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Los Angeles 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 1 4 1

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1963 World Series Game 3-Box Score

New York Yankees 0, Los Angeles Dodgers 1

New York Yankees Los Angeles Dodgers
Player ab r h rbi Player ab r h rbi
Kubek ss 4 0 2 0 Wills ss 4 0 0 0
Richardson 2b 3 0 0 0 Gilliam 3b 2 1 0 0
Tresh lf 4 0 0 0 Davis W. cf 3 0 0 0
Mantle cf 4 0 1 0 Davis T. lf 4 0 1 1
Pepitone 1b 3 0 0 0 Fairly rf 1 0 0 0
Howard c 3 0 0 0 Skowron 1b 3 0 1 0
Blanchard rf 3 0 0 0 Roseboro c 3 0 1 0
Boyer 3b 2 0 0 0 Tracewski 2b 3 0 1 0
Bouton p 2 0 0 0 Drysdale p 1 0 0 0
Berra ph 1 0 0 0 - - - - -
Reniff p 0 0 0 0 - - - - -
Total 29 0 3 0 Total 24 1 4 1
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Los Angeles 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 1 4 1
New York Yankees IP H R ER BB SO
Bouton L(0-1) 7.0 4 1 1 5 4
Reniff 1.0 0 0 0 1 1
Total 8.0 4 1 1 6 5
Los Angeles Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO
Drysdale W(1-0) 9.0 3 0 0 1 9
Total 9.0 3 0 0 1 9

E–Wills (1). DP–New York 2. SH–Richardson (1,off Drysdale); W Davis (2,off Reniff). HBP–Pepitone (1,by Drysdale). IBB–Boyer (1,by Drysdale). CS–Gilliam (1,3rd base by Reniff/Howard). WP–Bouton 2 (2). HBP–Drysdale (1,Pepitone). IBB–Drysdale (1,Boyer). U–Larry Napp (AL), Shag Crawford (NL), Joe Paparella (AL), Tom Gorman (NL), Tony Venzon (NL), John Rice (AL). T–2:05. A–55,912.


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1963 World Series-Game 4

Date Oct. 6th, 1963
Location Dodger Stadium
Attendance 55,912

1963 World Series Game 4-Line Score

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 1
Los Angeles 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 x 2 2 1

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1963 World Series Game 4-Box Score

New York Yankees 1, Los Angeles Dodgers 2

New York Yankees Los Angeles Dodgers
Player ab r h rbi Player ab r h rbi
Kubek ss 4 0 0 0 Wills ss 2 0 0 0
Richardson 2b 4 0 2 0 Gilliam 3b 3 1 0 0
Tresh lf 4 0 0 0 Davis W. cf 2 0 0 1
Mantle cf 4 1 1 1 Davis T. lf 3 0 0 0
Howard c 4 0 2 0 Howard rf 3 1 2 1
Lopez rf 4 0 0 0 Fairly rf 0 0 0 0
Pepitone 1b 3 0 0 0 Skowron 1b 3 0 0 0
Boyer 3b 3 0 0 0 Roseboro c 3 0 0 0
Ford p 2 0 0 0 Tracewski 2b 3 0 0 0
Linz ph 1 0 1 0 Koufax p 2 0 0 0
Reniff p 0 0 0 0 - - - - -
Total 33 1 6 1 Total 24 2 2 2
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 1
Los Angeles 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 x 2 2 1
New York Yankees IP H R ER BB SO
Ford L(0-2) 7.0 2 2 1 1 4
Reniff 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 8.0 2 2 1 1 4
Los Angeles Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO
Koufax W(2-0) 9.0 6 1 1 0 8
Total 9.0 6 1 1 0 8

E–Pepitone (1), Tracewski (1). DP–New York 2, Los Angeles 1. 2B–New York Richardson (1,off Koufax). HR–New York Mantle (1,7th inning off Koufax 0 on, 1 out), Los Angeles Howard (1,5th inning off Ford 0 on, 1 out). SF–W Davis (1,off Ford). U–Shag Crawford (NL), Joe Paparella (AL), Tom Gorman (NL), Larry Napp (AL), Tony Venzon (NL), John Rice (AL). T–1:50. A–55,912.


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1963 World Series

New York Yankees Team Hitting Stats

Players Name Pos GM AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI Avg BB SO SB
Yogi Berra ph 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0
Johnny Blanchard of 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0
Jim Bouton p 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 2 0
Clete Boyer 3b 4 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 .077 1 6 0
Harry Bright ph 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 2 0
Al Downing p 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 1 0
Whitey Ford p 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0
Steve Hamilton p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0
Elston Howard c 4 15 5 0 0 0 0 1 .333 0 3 0
Tony Kubek ss 4 16 3 0 0 0 1 0 .188 0 3 0
Phil Linz ph 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 0 1 0
Hector Lopez of 3 8 2 2 0 0 1 0 .250 0 1 0
Mickey Mantle of 4 15 2 0 0 1 1 1 .133 1 5 0
Roger Maris of 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 1 0
Joe Pepitone 1b 4 13 2 0 0 0 0 0 .154 1 3 0
Hal Reniff p 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0
Bobby Richardson 2b 4 14 3 1 0 0 0 0 .214 1 3 0
Ralph Terry p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0
Tom Tresh of 4 15 3 0 0 1 1 2 .200 1 6 0
Stan Williams p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0
AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI Avg BB SO SB
Total 129 22 3 0 2 4 4 .171 5 37 0

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1963 World Series

New York Yankees Team Pitching Stats

Players Name W L G GS CG S SH IP ERA H SO ER BB
Jim Bouton 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 7.0 1.29 4 4 1 5
Al Downing 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 5.0 5.40 7 6 3 1
Whitey Ford 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 12.0 4.50 10 8 6 3
Steve Hamilton 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.00 0 1 0 0
Hal Reniff 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3.0 0.00 0 1 0 1
Ralph Terry 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 3.00 3 0 1 1
Stan Williams 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 0.00 1 5 0 0
W L G GS CG S SH IP ERA H SO ER BB
Total 0 4 10 4 0 0 0 34.0 2.91 25 25 11 11

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1963 World Series

Los Angeles Dodgers Team Hitting Stats

Players Name Pos G AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI Avg BB SO SB
Tommy Davis of 4 15 6 0 2 0 0 2 .400 0 2 1
Willie Davis of 4 12 2 2 0 0 2 3 .167 0 6 0
Don Drysdale p 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 2 0 0
Ron Fairly of 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 3 0 0
Jim Gilliam 3b 4 13 2 0 0 0 3 0 .154 3 1 0
Frank Howard of 3 10 3 1 0 1 2 1 .300 0 2 0
Sandy Koufax p 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 2 0
Ron Perranoski p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0
Johnny Podres p 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 0 0 0
Johnny Roseboro c 4 14 2 0 0 1 1 3 .143 0 4 0
Bill Skowron 1b 4 13 5 0 0 1 2 3 .385 1 3 0
Dick Tracewski 2b 4 13 2 0 0 0 1 0 .154 1 2 0
Maury Wills ss 4 15 2 0 0 0 1 0 .133 1 3 1
AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI Avg BB SO SB
Total 117 25 3 2 3 12 12 .214 11 25 2

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1963 World Series

Los Angeles Dodgers Team Pitching Stats

Players Name W L G GS CG S SH IP ERA H SO ER BB
Don Drysdale 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 9.0 0.00 3 9 0 1
Sandy Koufax 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 18.0 1.50 12 23 3 3
Ron Perranoski 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0.2 0.00 1 1 0 0
Johnny Podres 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 8.1 1.08 6 4 1 1
W L G GS CG S SH IP ERA H SO ER BB
Total 4 0 5 4 3 1 1 36.0 1.00 22 37 4 5

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