1984 Playoff Replay – World Series – Tigers beat Padres 4-1

1984 Playoff Replay – World Series – Tigers beat Padres 4-1

1984, 1984 Playoff Replay, Padres, Tigers, World Series
Tigers continue their dominate regular season by running rough shot through the playoffs. Winning the World Series 4-1. The Padres had chances in Game 3 and 4 to make this a 6 or 7 game series but could never get a big hit. Petry pitches two great games, and Trammell, Lemon, and Gibson carry the Tiger offense. Game 1 Padres 3, Tigers 2   Game 2 Tigers 5, Padres 1   Game 3 Tigers 5, Padres 4   Game 4 Tigers 3, Padres 1   Game 5 Tigers 9, Padres 0   Series MVP: Alan Trammell .350 Avg 2 doubles 1 triple 3 homers and 8 RBI   Huge honorable mention Dan Petry 2 wins 18 inning 6 hits
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1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 5 – Padres at Tigers

1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 5 – Padres at Tigers

1984, 1984 Playoff Replay, Padres, Tigers, World Series
Must win Game 5 for the Padres, while the Tigers want to win the championship in front of their home fans. The Padres will send Mark Thurmond (14-8 2.97 Grade 13Z) versus Dan Petry (18-8 3.24 Grade 13YZ).   The Tigers trying for the clinching win come out strong scoring one in the first courtesy a long homer by Alan Trammell. In the second they would get to Thurmond and knock him out of the game. Marty Castillo¬† would provide a sac fly, Lou Whitaker would single home a run, and with the bases loaded Trammell would triple to the gap to give the Tigers a huge 6-0 lead. Score would remain 6-0 into the 6th when the Tigers would strike again. Trammell one more time would double in a…
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1981 Season Replay – Pirates at Phillies

1981 Season Replay – Pirates at Phillies

1981, 1981 Season, Phillies, Pirates
Phillies sweep this early season series from their cross state rivals. 4-13-81 Phillies 10, Pirates 6 WP: Mike Proly (1-0) LP: Pascual Perez (0-1) HR's: Gary Matthews (3)   4-15-81 Phillies 3, Pirates 2 WP: Steve Carlton (2-0) LP: Rod Scurry (0-2) HR's: None   4-16-81 Phillies 7, Pirates 5 WP: Ron Reed (1-0) LP: Rod Scurry (0-3) HR's: None   Rod Scurry with some bad luck takes 2 loses. Phillies got clutch hits in last two games to sweep series. Phillies now at 4-2 and the Pirates drop to 2-4 on the young season.
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1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 4 – Padres at Tigers

1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 4 – Padres at Tigers

1984, 1984 Playoff Replay, Padres, Tigers, World Series
Tigers with a 2-1 advantage in the series go back to ace Jack Morris (19-11 3.60 Grade 11YZ) versus Eric Show (15-9 3.40 Grade 12).   Pivotal Game 4 starts off great for each starter as we go 4 scoreless innings. The Tigers would grab the lead in the 5th as Chet Lemon with a triple to score Rupert Jones. Dave Bergman would line a double to the left-center field gap to make it 2-0. The Padres would get a run back in the top of the 6th as Graig Nettles doubles home Tony Gwynn. Key point of the whole game, after Nettles double the Padres had Steve Garvey on third and Nettles on second with no outs. Morris would get the next three batters without allowing another run.  …
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1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 3 – Padres at Tigers

1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 3 – Padres at Tigers

1984, 1984 Playoff Replay, Padres, Tigers, World Series
Back to Tiger Stadium for Game 3 with the series tied at 1. The Padres send Tim Lollar (11-13 3.91 Grade 7) to the mound versus Milt Wilcox (17-8 4.00 Grade 9).   The Padres would strike fast scoring 3 in the first. Graig Nettles would drive in 2 runs with a double and Terry Kennedy would drive in Nettles with a RBI single. The Tigers would answer right back with 3 of their own in the bottom half. Alan Trammell would hit a 2 run homer and then 2 batters later Lance Parrish would hit a solo shot to tie it at 3. The Padres would get the run back in the 3rd as Nettles would hit a solo homer to right. The Tigers would get that run right…
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1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 2 – Tigers at Padres

1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 2 – Tigers at Padres

1984, 1984 Playoff Replay, Padres, Tigers, World Series
The Padres take a 1-0 lead and start Ed Whitson (14-8 3.24 Grade 11) to the mound opposite Dan Petry (18-8 3.24 Grade 13).   Pitchers come out strong as we go scoreless through the first 4 innings. The Tigers would score first in the 5th as Chet Lemon hits his second homer of the series, this time a 2 run shot. They add another run in the 6th as Kirk Gibson hits a sac fly to score Lou Whitaker. The Padres would get on the board in the 7th as Alan Wiggins would score on a wild pitch by Petry. The Tigers would get 2 insurance runs in the 8th as Lance Parrish would drive home Alan Trammell and Kirk Gibson. This would be more than enough for Petry…
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1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 1 – Tigers at Padres

1984 Playoff Replay – World Series Game 1 – Tigers at Padres

1984, 1984 Playoff Replay, Padres, Tigers, World Series
World Series time!!! Pumped for this one. In our replay the Tigers beat the Royals 3-0 and the Padres beat the Cubs 3-1.   Game 1 features a matchup of Jack Morris (19-11 3.60 Grade 11) and Mark Thurmond (14-8 2.97 Grade 13).   The Padres would score the first run of the World Series as Bobby Brown hits a sac fly to score Tony Gwynn. The Tigers would get that run back in the top half of the 2nd as Barbaro Garbey singles home Larry Herndon. The Padres would again nab the lead in the 3rd as Terry Kennedy hits the sac fly this time to score Steve Garvey. The Padres would get an insurance run in the 6th as Carmelo Martinez jacks a homer to left off Morris.…
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1984 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 3 – Royals vs Tigers

1984 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 3 – Royals vs Tigers

1984, 1984 Playoff Replay, ALCS, Royals, Tigers
Tigers with a commanding 2-0 lead send Milt Wilcox (17-8 4.00 Grade 9) to the hill versus Charlie Leibrandt (11-7 3.63 Grade 6).   The Royals with their backs against the wall score their first run of the series in the 2nd as Frank White hits a sac fly that scores Daryl Motley. The Royals would add another run in the 5th as Don Slaught takes Wilcox deep for a 2-0 lead.   The Tigers get a run back in the 6th as Barbaro Garbey drives in Lance Parrish with a single. With the score 2-1 the Royals bring in Dan Quisenberry for the save, but the Tigers would have other ideas. Alan Trammell would single, Kirk Gibson would reach on a fielder's choice and Lance Parrish would send the…
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1984 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 2 – Tigers vs Royals

1984 Playoff Replay – ALCS Game 2 – Tigers vs Royals

1984, 1984 Playoff Replay, ALCS, Royals, Tigers
Game 2 with the Tigers leading 1-0 has Dan Petry (18-8 3.24 Grade 13) on the mound opposite 20 year old Bret Saberhagen (10-11 3.48 Grade 8).   Pitchers again come out strong as we go scoreless through 3 innings. The Tigers would get a run as Kirk Gibson would walk, steal second, and advance to third on a throwing error by Don Slaught. Lance Parrish would hit a long fly to center that would score Gibson for the 1-0 lead. Score would remain 1-0 until the 8th and Johnny Grubb would take Saberhagen deep to center for a 2-0 lead. That would be more than enough for Petry as he would match Morris by scattering 3 hits for the shutout.   Final Score: Tigers 2, Royals 0 WP: Dan…
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