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World Series Facts and Stats
(Complete through 2011 World Series)
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SERVICE
Most Series PlayedMost Series Playing in All Games
14 -- Yogi Berra, NY Yankees 10 -- Joe DiMaggio, NY Yankees
Most Games PlayedMost Clubs Played For
75 -- Yogi Berra, NY Yankees 4 -- Lonnie Smith, Atl (1991, 92)
65 -- Mickey Mantle, NY Yankees                 KC (1985)
                StL (1982)
                Phi (1980)
BATTING
Highest Batting AVG. (Min. 50 AB)Highest Slugging Pct. (Min. 20 Games)
Pepper Martin - .418 StL (1928, 31, 34) Reggie Jackson - .755 (Oak: 1973,74);
Paul Molitor - .418 Mil (1982, 1993)                 (NYY: 77,78,81)
Most At-BatsMost Runs Scored
259 - Yogi Berra, NY Yankees 42 - Mickey Mantle, NY Yankees
Most HitsMost Consecutive Hits (One Series)
71 - Yogi Berra, NY Yankees 7 - Billy Hatcher, Cincinnati (1990)
Most Consecutive Hits (Total Series)Most Games with Four or More Hits
7 - Thurman Munson, NYY (1976, 77) 2 - Robin Yount, Mil (1982: 4 Hits)
7 - Billy Hatcher, Cin (1990)
Most Hits in a Game Most Singles (Total Series)
5 - Paul Molitor, Mil (1982) 49 - Yogi Berra, NY Yankees
Most Doubles (Total Series) Most Triples (Total Series)
10 - Frank Frisch, NY Giants; St Louis 4 - Thomas Leach, Pittsburgh
10 - Frank Frisch, NY Giants; St Louis 4 - Tris Speaker, Boston; Cleveland
4 - William Johnson, NY Yankees
Most Home Runs (Total Series)Most Runs Batted In (Total Series)
18 - Mickey Mantle, NY Yankees 40 - Mickey Mantle, NY Yankees
Most Runs Batted In (Game) Most Total Bases (Total Series)
6 - Bobby Richardson, NY Yankees 123 - Mickey Mantle, NY Yankees
7 - Hideki Matsui, NY Yankees
Most Bases on Balls (Total Series) Most Strikeouts (Total Series)
43 - Mickey Mantle, NY Yankees 54 - Mickey Mantle, NY Yankees
Most Strikeouts (One Series)
13 - Ryan Howard, Philadelphia
Most Bases on Balls (Intentional) Most Stolen Bases (Total Series)
7 - Barry Bonds, San Francisco 14 - Ed Collins, Phi (AL); Chi (AL)
7 - Bernie Williams, New York 14 - Lou Brock, St. Louis
Most Sacrifices Most Times Hit into Double Plays
8 - Eddie Collins, Phi (AL); Chi (AL) 7 - Joe DiMaggio, NY Yankees
PITCHING
Most Series Played Most Games Pitched (Total Series)
11 - Whitey Ford, NY Yankees 24 - Mariano Rivera, NY Yankees
Most Consecutive Games Pitched Most Games Started (Total Series)
7 - Darold Knowles, Oakland (1973) 22 - Whitey Ford, NY Yankees
Most Opening Games Started Most Games - Reliever (Total Series)
8 - Whitey Ford, NY Yankees 24 - Mariano Rivera, NY Yankees
20 - Mike Stanton, NY Yankees
Most Complete Games (Total Series) Most Consecutive Complete Games
10 - Christy Mathewson, NY Giants 8 - Bob Gibson, St. Louis Cardinals
Most Consecutive Complete Games Won Most Innings Pitched (Total Series)
7 - Bob Gibson, St. Louis Cardinals 146 - Whitey Ford, NY Yankees
Most Innings Pitched (Game) Most Games Won (Total Series)
14 - Babe Ruth, Boston Red Sox 10 - Whitey Ford, NY Yankees
Most Opening Games Won (Total Series)Most Saves (Total Series)
5 - Charles Ruffing, NY Yankees 11 - Mariano Rivera, NY Yankees
Most Innings (Single Series) Most Saves (Single Series)
44 - Deacon Phillipe, Pittsburgh 4 - John Wetteland, NY Yankees
Most Games Lost (Total Series) Most Consecutive Games Lost (Total)
8 - Whitey Ford, NY Yankees 5 - Leslie Bush, Phi (AL); Bos (AL); NYY (AL)
Most Complete Shutouts Won (Total)Most Complete Shutouts Won (Series)
4 - Christy Mathewson, NY Giants 3 - Christy Mathewson, NY Giants-1905
Most Consecutive Scoreless Inn.(Total)Most Consecutive Scoreless Inn.(Sres)
33 - Whitey Ford, NY Yankees 27 - Christy Mathewson, NY Giants
Most Consecutive Hitless Inn. (Total)Most Consecutive Hitless Inn. (Game)
11 - Don Larsen, NY Yankees 9 - Don Larsen, NY Yankees
Most Strikeouts (Total Series) Most Strikeouts (Game)
94 - Whitey Ford, NY Yankees 17 - Bob Gibson, St. Louis Cardinals
Most Strikeouts (Game - Reliever)Most Consecutive Strikeouts (Game)
11 - Moe Drabowsky, Baltimore Orioles 6 - Horace Eller, Cincinnati Reds
6 - Moe Drabowsky, Baltimore Orioles
6 - Todd Worrell, St. Louis Cardinals
Most Hits Allowed (Inning)Most Consecutive Hits Allowed (Inning)
8 - Jay Witasick, NY Yankees, 2001 6 - Ed Summers, Detroit Tigers
Most Bases on Balls (Total Series)Most Bases on Balls (Game)
34 - Whitey Ford, NY Yankees 10 - Floyd Bevens, NY Yankees