Rivera walked off, head down, after allowing a gametying double to tony womack and a gamewinning single to gonzalez with the bases loaded and one out. New york yankees 2 at arizona diamondbacks 3, f a fitting finale to one of the best world. Desert classic in a scintillating world series, marked by. Luis gonzalez celebrates his gamewinning rbi single which won game 7 of the world series for the diamonbacks on nov. The winning run scored on a basesloaded, 140foot, brokenbat, chilidipped single by luis gonzalez. Idaho and north dakota to play in legion world series title on espnews idaho falls, idaho post 56 faces fargo, n. Luis gonzalez gives the dbacks the world series title. The table shows that one quarter of the world series winners since 1961 have won with a negative run differential. Luis gonzalez gives the dbacks the world series title with a walkoff single off mariano rivera in the ninth inning. There have been 40 world series game 7s, and we ranked them all.
Since 1922 the world series has followed a bestofsevengames format. Each team boasted a 2001 cy young winner arizonas randy johnson and new yorks roger clemens though neither got the start in game 1. In world series, everything is a bit slower than f1. Arizona diamondbacks, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 1, 0, 0, 2, 3, 11, 0. The game 7 walkoff finish to the 2001 world series needs a deep.
Why didnt starstudded mariners from 19952001 reach. Including the rockies loss, only 3 of 23 teams down 30 in a world series won the fourth game. Denny mclain, who had won 31 games during the regular season that year, lost the series opener against the cardinals. With the yankees losing 20 in the bottom of the ninth inning a familiar story once again played out. The diamondbacks won the bestofseven series four games to three. In fact, the diamondbacks starting lineup for the world series did not include a. The arizona diamondbacks rallied with two runs in the ninth inning to defeat the new york yankees 32 and win the 97th world series, becoming the fastest expansion club to take the title by doing so in only their fourth season of existence. The 2001 yankees won 95 games, taking the al east by a whopping. Unfortunately, in 2002, the diamondbacks got swept by the cardinals 30. The world series is major league baseballs mlb postseason playoff series between the champions of its two leagues.
I dont have to physically drive it to remember what it is doing. Most championships 4 san gabriel, ca, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2005. World series champions mlb final standings 20012018. Mlb world series champions major league baseball espn.
The diamondbacks won dramatically, coming from behind to win game 7 in the bottom of the 9th. Pittsburgh rookie babe adams tossed a shutout for his third win of the series, as the pirates sent ty cobb home with his third straight world series loss. In its fourth season arizona became only the sixth team to win a winnertakeall world series game on the last swing, the first to knock out a defending champion that way. Game 5, the final game of the 2001 world series to be played at yankee stadium saw more heroics. The year mickey lolich won the world series michigan.
New york, managed by joe torre, won the al east with a 9565 record and knocked off oakland and seattle en route to the fall classic. Baseball in 2001 will always be remembered not for the games that took place during the regular season, but for the patriotism and heroic tributes that took place in the wake of the 911 terrorists attacks. The series featured two extrainning games and three lateinning comebacks. Why didnt the 2001 seattle mariners win the world series. Rivera, the surest thing in baseball the past four years, committed a key error and allowed two runs in the ninth, losing 32 to the arizona. The table provides a list of world series champions. A complete season by season list of the winners of each world series since the first world series in 1903. There have been 40 world series game 7s, and we ranked. This was the fourth world series clincher in the last 10 years to be.
Arizona diamondbacks defeat new york yankees 32 in seventh game of. But each time i sit in the car, whether it is world series or f1, once i am in the cockpit, i am mentally prepared for what the car is. After a series of impossible ups and downs arizona taking the first two games at. World series winners a complete championship history. The 2001 world series was a strange championship for a lot of. During this span, the team won nine consecutive games, and johnson tied. The 162game baseball season is a fantastic tool for identifying the best teams. You can see that the run differential in many of these series was not large. The 97th edition of the world series, it was a bestofseven playoff between the national league nl champion arizona diamondbacks and the threetime defending world series champions and american league al champion new york yankees. Arizona won game 7 with a stunning 32 victory, ending a world series filled with stunners. The 2001 world series by baseball almanac with a detailed description. The 2001 world series was between the new york yankees and the arizona diamondbacks. In what is being hailed as one of the most exciting world series of all time, luis gonzalez left hit an rbi single with one out in the bottom of the ninth to give the arizona diamondbacks a 32, game 7 victory over the new york yankees. A comprehensive list of mlb world series champions from 1903 to the present.
T the 1907, 1912, and 1922 world series each included one tied game. Bob brenly, 2001 dbacks a big league catcher for nine seasons, brenly spent time as a coach with the giants and then shifted into a role as a dbacks television analyst. Most games won series 6 iron area, nj, 1995 satsuma, al, 1997 san gabriel, ca, 2001, 2005 syracuse, ny, 2004. Why didnt starstudded mariners from 1995 2001 reach world series. The diamondbacks defeated the yankees, four games to three to win. Driven by the tragedy of 911, the defending world champion new york yankees squared off against the arizona diamondbacks in what will be remembered as one of the greatest world series in history.
V the 1903, 1919, 1920, and 1921 world series were in a bestofnine format carried by the first team to win five games. With brian anderson, rod barajas, miguel batista, danny bautista. The marlins won the series when edgar renteria singled home the winning run in the bottom of the eleventh inning the indians, who were making their second world series appearance in the last three years, were two outs away from the title in the bottom of the ninth before rookie craig counsell tied the game with a sacrifice fly. In the 2001 nlds, the diamondbacks won the series 32 when in game 5, tony womack hit a double driving in danny bautista. Every sport has their pinnacle trophy, but none is as coveted as baseballs world series.
The 2001 world series the november series took place between the arizona diamondbacks and the new york yankees. W indicates a team that made the playoffs as a wild card team rather than by winning a division. Bonds homered in the first world series atbat of his career and the giants took the opener, 43. New york yankees 2 at arizona diamondbacks 3, f a fitting finale to one of the best world series ever. Mlb franchises to have never reached the world series but the nationals are headed for. In the bottom of the ninth inning against mariano rivera, luiz gonzalez hit a bloop single that barely went over derek jeters head and the runner on third, jay bell, came in to score making the arizona diamondbacks win the world series in front of the home fans at bank one ballpark, pheinox, arizona. World series history every world series in major league baseball history. Teams that won the world series in the bottom of the last inning, with team, opponent and rally. Firemen recreate the raising of the the us flag at the world trade center during pregame ceremonies of game 1 the 2001 world series at what was then called bank one ballpark in. Run differential in the world series beyond the box score. The arizona diamondbacks won the 2001 world series in 7 games. Game 2 at anaheim was a slugfest, won by the angels, 1110, as tim salmon went 4for4 with two. Cora won a world series title with boston as a player in 07. Also including a complete list of alcs and nlcs losers, world series winning coaches and world series mvps.
He is best remembered for his dramatic and decisive role in helping the tigers win the 1968 world series. The bestof7 series or worse, best of 5, or singlegame elimination essentially exists to introduce randomness. The 2001 world series was the championship series of major league baseballs mlb 2001 season. The world series is played between the champion clubs of the american and the national leagues, which collectively includes 29 clubs based in the united states and one club from canada. Taking a look at what some of the key members of the diamondbacks 2001 world series championship team are doing now.1057 108 632 1315 1294 818 388 846 1084 1371 1341 590 1326 760 1158 905 1103 894 911 108 548 321 301 1353 1224 159 1329 427 602 1146 300 1006 750 157 478 283 940 1137 419 1466 1063 840