Sport: World Series

In an improbable, seven-game stretch

of derring-do, the big men of both the

Pittsburgh Pirates and the New York

Yankees lived up to their clippings. For

New York, Mickey Mantle hit three home

runs, Yogi Berra delivered in the clutch,

and Whitey Ford pitched two shutouts.

For Pittsburgh, Vernon Law won two

games, Ace Reliefer El Roy Face stalked

out of the bullpen to save three games,

and Shortstop Dick Groat, the National

League's leading hitter, rapped out some

timely hits. The Yankees set 51 World

Series records, including a fantastic team

batting average of .338. But in the end,


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