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This Day in Baseball: A Series of Shutouts

By Precious Sanders @pdsanders99

The 1905 World Series was the only World Series in history in which every game ended as a shutout.  Game 5 of the Series, played on October 14th, featured Christy Mathewson of New York against Chief Bender of Philadelphia on the mound.  Mathewson defeated the A’s 2-0,  marking his third victory of the Series to secure the Giants’ World Series victory.

This day in baseball: A Series of shutouts

Christy Mathewson (Chicago Historical Society)


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