World Series Game Three, 2023

Texas at Arizona, 5:03 PM PDT, TV: Fox. The Series is tied at one game apiece.

RHP Max Scherzer (0-1, 9:45 ERA postseason) starts for the Rangers; RHP Brandon Pfaadt (0-0, 2.70 ERA postseason) starts for the Diamondbacks.

Today in baseball history:

  • 2013 The Red Sox capture the World Championship at Fenway Park for the first time since 1918 when the team beats the Cardinals, 6-1, in Game 6 of the Fall Classic. After an 86-year drought between World Series titles, Boston has won three crowns in the past ten years.

  • 2019 After beginning the season with the worst record through 50 games of any champion, the Nationals win the World Series, beating the Astros 6-2 in Game 7. The Minute Maid Park victory marks the first time in the history of the Fall Classic that the road teams were a perfect 7-0 in the series.

14 thoughts on “World Series Game Three, 2023

  1. I suspect WBBsAs is as disdainful of golf as he is of “handegg,” so he’ll be delighted to learn that the ceremonial first pitch for Game Four will be thrown by Jon Rahm, a Spaniard who graduated from ASU and now lives in Phoenix.

    Game Three’s first pitch battery was Randy Johnson and Luis Gonzalez.