Giants Cards of the Mid 1970s

Monday, May 31, 2010

A Giant Tournament Round 1 - 1967 Giants vs. 1975 Giants

Game 1: Jim Ray Hart doubled and homered, but it wasn't enough for the 1967 Giants. In the 11th inning Frank Linzy walked Von Joshua with the bases loaded to force in the go-ahead run. Randy Moffitt walked the first two batters in the bottom of the 11th but was able to keep them from scoring and preserve the win for Jim Barr. 1975 4, 1967 3.

Game 2: Tom Haller homered in the bottom of the first inning to score the only run Mike McCormick would need. McCormick shut out the 1975 club on six hits. 1967 5, 1975 0.

Game 3: Juan Marichal pitched a complete game and Willie McCovey hit a grand slam in the 2nd inning to lead the 1967 team to victory. 1967 8, 1975 2.

Game 4: Jesus Alou hit a 2-run homer in the top of the 6th inning to help Ray Sadecki to a victory. 1967 2, 1975 1.

Game 5: Jim Barr got his second win of the series as he allowed one run in nine innings. The 1975 club stole four bases and hit four doubles in the victory. 1975 9, 1967 1.

Game 6: Marc Hill homered in the top of the 13th inning to lead the 1975 club to a win and a series tie. Charlie Williams pitched five innings of scoreless relief to earn the win. 1975 4, 1967 3 (13 innings)

Game 7: Juan Marichal decided that enough was enough and pitched a masterful 2-hit shutout. Willie Mays and Willie McCovey homered for the 1967 club. 1967 4, 1975 0.


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