1) Babe Adams of the Pirates in the 1909 World Series and got the win giving up 1 run and 6 hits in 9 innings.
2) Jeff Tesreau of the Giants in the 1912 World Series and was the loser giving up 4 runs and 5 hits in 7 innings.
3) Paul Derringer of the Cardinals in the 1931 World Series and was the loser giving up 6 runs and 11 hits in 7 innings.
4) Don Newcombe of the Dodgers in the 1949 World Series and was the loser giving up 1 run and 5 hits in 8 innings.
5) Bob Walk of the Phillies in the 1980 World Series and got the win giving up 6 runs and 8 hits in 7+ innings.
6) Joe Magrane of the Cardinals in the 1987 World Series and was the loser giving up 5 runs and 4 hits in 3 innings.
7) Tim Belcher of the Dodgers in the 1988 World Series and got a no decision giving up 4 runs and 3 hits in 2 innings.
8) Livan Hernandez of the Marlins in the 1997 World Series and got the win giving up 3 runs and 8 hits in 5 2/3 innings. Hernandez won the Series MVP award in 1997.
9) Justin Verlander of the Tigers in the 2006 World Series and was the loser giving up 7 runs and 6 hits in 5+ innings.
10) Anthony Reyes of the Cardinals in the 2006 World Series and got the win giving up 2 runs and 4 hits in 8+ innings.
The 2006 World Series is the only Series in MLB history that two rookie pitchers started against each other in Game 1.
a bunch. here's a list of the youngest world series starters: http://www.baseball-reference.com/play-index/shareit/sX4B
why is spec shea not included in the list of rookie pitchers starting a world series game
In the 1947 World Series, the New York Yankees started rookie pitcher Spec Shea and rookie catcher Yogi Berra in Game 1. In the 2007 National League Division Series (NLDS), the Philadelphia Phillies started rookie pitcher Kyle Kendrick and rookie catcher Carlos Ruiz in Game 2. There are probably others.
As of the 2007 World Series, Livan Hernandez of the 1997 Florida Marlins is the only rookie to have won the World Series MVP award.
0 ... 13 pitchers have hit home runs in World Series play but none have played with the Yankees.
Starting pitchers for Game 1 of the 2007 World Series were Josh Beckett for the Boston Red Sox and Jeff Francis for the Colorado Rockies.
In the World Series the pitchers only bat when the game is played in the National League park. When the game is played in the American League park the Designated Hitter is used.
Well Andy petite and Rivera have won three world series
The original scheduled starting pitchers for Game 3 of the 1989 World Series that was postponed due to the Loma Prieta earthquake were Bob Welch for the Oakland Athletics and Don Robinson for the San Francisco Giants. When the game was played, 10 days after the earthquake, the starting pitchers were Dave Stewart for the Athletics and Scott Garrelts for the Giants. Those two were the same pitchers that started Game 1.
Several pitchers who never won a World Series championship include Mike Mussina, Tommy John, Fergie Jenkins, Gaylord Perry and Don Sutton.
Two Cy Young and MVP award winning pitchers from that year faced of in the World Series. The pitchers we Bob Gibson of the Cardinals and Denny McLain of the Tigers.
Yes. He won game 7 of the 2002 World Series against the Giants in his rookie season.
As of the 2008 season, no.
No pitcher has ever hit 2 home runs in one World Series game. Bob Gibson and Dave McNally are the only two pitchers to have hit 2 home runs in their World Series careers.
In 2010, Austin Dillon won the Camping World Truck Series Rookie of the Year Award.
Through the 2010 season, 10. 1) Gil McDougald - Won the World Series with the New York Yankees in 1951 and was named 1951 AL Rookie of the Year. 2) Tom Tresh - Won the World Series with the New York Yankees in 1962 and was named 1962 AL Rookie of the Year. 3) Jim Lefebvre - Won the World Series with the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1965 and was named 1965 NL Rookie of the Year. 4) Pat Zachry - Won the World Series with the Cincinnati Reds in 1976 and was named 1976 NL Rookie of the Year. 5) Fernando Valenzuela - Won the World Series with the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1981 and was named 1981 NL Rookie of the Year. 6) Chuck Knoblauch - Won the World Series with the Minnesota Twins in 1991 and was named 1991 AL Rookie of the Year. 7) Derek Jeter - Won the World Series with the New York Yankees in 1996 and was named 1996 AL Rookie of the Year. 8) Dontrelle Willis - Won the World Series with the Florida Marlins in 2003 and was named 2003 NL Rookie of the Year. 9) Dustin Pedroia - Won the World Series with the Boston Red Sox in 2007 and was named 2007 AL Rookie of the Year. 10) Buster Posey - Won the World Series with the San Francisco Giants in 2010 and was named 2010 NL Rookie of the Year.
The 2001 World Series had co-MVPs - pitchers Randy Johnson & Curt Schilling of the Arizona Diamondbacks.
In Game 1 of the 1996 World Series, rookie Andruw Jones of the Atlanta Braves hit home runs in his first two at bats.
Derek Jeter won his first World Series in his rookie year, 1996.