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Details on the 1938 Major League Baseball World Series. Below you will find a list of games with links to boxscores as well as player statistics and team roster for the series.

NYA wins series 4-0
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List of Games for this Series

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Game DateVisTeamvScoreHomeTeamhScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
1938-10-05New York Yankees3Chicago Cubs1Box | PBP943,642Wrigley FieldDay1:53Red RuffingBill Lee------
1938-10-06New York Yankees6Chicago Cubs3Box | PBP942,108Wrigley FieldDay1:53Lefty GomezDizzy DeanJohnny MurphyCrosetti, DiMaggio
1938-10-08Chicago Cubs2New York Yankees5Box | PBP955,236Yankee Stadium IDay1:57Monte PearsonClay Bryant---Dickey, Gordon, Marty
1938-10-09Chicago Cubs3New York Yankees8Box | PBP959,847Yankee Stadium IDay2:11Red RuffingBill Lee---Henrich, O'Dea
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Glossary:
Game Date Calendar date of the game visTeam Visiting Team vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game