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Can you name the pitcher who was on the mound for the final play of each World Series?

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Year (Team)PitcherFinal Play
1903 (BOS)PIT: Honus Wagner struck out
1905 (NYG)PHA: Lave Cross grounded out to SS
1906 (CHW)CHC: Frank Schulte grounded out to 1B
1907 (CHC)DET: Boss Schmidt popped out to SS
1908 (CHC)DET: Boss Schmidt grounded out to C
1909 (PIT)DET: Tom Jones flied out to LF
1910 (PHA)CHC: Johnny Kling grounded into fielder's choice to SS
1911 (PHA)NYG: Art Wilson grounded out to 3B
1912 (NYG)BOS: Larry Gardner hit sac fly to RF; Yerkes scored
1913 (PHA)NYG: Larry Doyle flied out to RF
1914 (BSN)PHA: Stuffy McInnis grounded out to 3B
1915 (BOS)PHI: Bill Killefer grounded out to SS
1916 (BOS)BRO: Mike Mowrey popped out to SS
1917 (CHW)NYG: Lew McCarty grounded out to 2B
1918 (BOS)CHC: Les Mann grounded out to 2B
1919 (CIN)CHW: Shoeless Joe Jackson grounded out to 2B
1920 (CLE)BRO: Ed Konetchy grounded into fielder's choice to SS
1921 (NYG)NYY: Home Run Baker grounded into double play to 2B
1922 (NYG)NYY: Aaron Ward flied out to RF
1923 (NYY)NYG: Jack Bentley grounded out to 2B
1924 (NYG)WSH: Earl McNeely doubled to LF; Ruel scored
1925 (PIT)WSH: Goose Goslin struck out Looking
1926 (STL)NYY: Babe Ruth caught stealing 2B
1927 (PIT)NYY: Earle Combs scored on wild pitch
1928 (NYY)STL: Frankie Frisch foul flyball to LF
1929 (CHC)PHA: Bing Miller doubled; Simmons scored
1930 (PHA)STL: Jimmie Wilson flied out to RF
1931 (STL)PHA: Max Bishop flied out to CF
1932 (NYY)CHC: Riggs Stephenson flied out to RF
1933 (NYG)WSH: Joe Kuhel struck out
1934 (STL)DET: Marv Owen grounded into fielder's choice to SS
1935 (CHC)DET: Goose Goslin singled to RF; Cochrane scored
1936 (NYY)NYG: Harry Danning grounded out to 1B
1937 (NYY)NYG: Jo-Jo Moore grounded out to 1B
1938 (NYY)CHC: Billy Herman grounded out to P
1939 (NYY)CIN: Wally Berger lined out to SS
1940 (CIN)DET: Earl Averill grounded out to 2B
1941 (NYY)BRO: Jimmy Wasdell flied out to CF
1942 (STL)NYY: George Selkirk grounded out to 2B
1943 (NYY)STL: Debs Garms grounded out to 2B
1944 (STL)SLB: Mike Chartak struck out
1945 (DET)CHC: Don Johnson grounded into fielder's choice to SS
1946 (STL)BOS: Tom McBride grounded into fielder's choice to 2B
1947 (NYY)BRO: Bruce Edwards grounded into double play to SS
1948 (CLE)BSN: Tommy Holmes flied out to LF
1949 (NYY)BRO: Gil Hodges struck out
1950 (NYY)PHI: Stan Lopata struck out
1951 (NYY)NYG: Sal Yvars lined out to RF
1952 (NYY)BRO: Pee Wee Reese flied out to LF
1953 (BRO)NYY: Billy Martin singled to CF; Bauer scored
1954 (NYG)CLE: Dale Mitchell foul flyball to 3B
1955 (BRO)NYY: Elston Howard grounded out to SS
1956 (NYY)BRO: Jackie Robinson struck out (C-1B)
1957 (MLN)NYY: Bill Skowron grounded out to 3B
1958 (NYY)MLN: Red Schoendienst lined out to CF
1959 (LAD)CHW: Luis Aparicio flied out to LF
Year (Team)PitcherFinal Play
1960 (NYY)PIT: Bill Mazeroski homered to LF
1961 (NYY)CIN: Vada Pinson flied out to LF
1962 (NYY)SFG: Willie McCovey lined out to 2B
1963 (LAD)NYY: Hector Lopez grounded out to SS
1964 (STL)NYY: Bobby Richardson popped out to 2B
1965 (LAD)MIN: Bob Allison struck out swinging
1966 (BAL)LAD: Lou Johnson flied out to CF
1967 (STL)BOS: George Scott struck out
1968 (DET)STL: Tim McCarver foul flyball to C
1969 (NYM)BAL: Davey Johnson flied out to LF
1970 (BAL)CIN: Pat Corrales grounded out to 3B
1971 (PIT)BAL: Merv Rettenmund grounded out to SS
1972 (OAK)CIN: Pete Rose flied out to LF
1973 (OAK)NYM: Wayne Garrett popped out to SS
1974 (OAK)LAD: Von Joshua grounded out to P
1975 (CIN)BOS: Carl Yastrzemski flied out to CF
1976 (CIN)NYY: Roy White flied out to LF
1977 (NYY)LAD: Lee Lacy bunt pop to P
1978 (NYY)LAD: Ron Cey foul flyball to C
1979 (PIT)BAL: Pat Kelly flied out to CF
1980 (PHI)KCR: Willie Wilson struck out
1981 (LAD)NYY: Bob Watson flied out to CF
1982 (STL)MIL: Gorman Thomas struck out swinging
1983 (BAL)PHI: Garry Maddox lined out to SS
1984 (DET)SDP: Tony Gwynn flied out to LF
1985 (KCR)STL: Andy Van Slyke flied out to RF
1986 (NYM)BOS: Marty Barrett struck out swinging
1987 (MIN)STL: Willie McGee grounded out to 3B
1988 (LAD)OAK: Tony Phillips struck out swinging
1989 (OAK)SFG: Brett Butler grounded out to 2B
1990 (CIN)OAK: Carney Lansford foul pop to 1B
1991 (ATL)MIN: Gene Larkin singled to LF; Gladden scored
1992 (TOR)ATL: Otis Nixon bunt groundout to P
1993 (PHI)TOR: Joe Carter homered to LF; Henderson and Molitor scored
1995 (ATL)CLE: Carlos Baerga flied out to CF
1996 (NYY)ATL: Mark Lemke foul pop to 3B
1997 (CLE)FLA: Edgar Renteria singled to CF; Counsell scored
1998 (NYY)SDP: Mark Sweeney grounded out to 3B
1999 (NYY)ATL: Keith Lockhart flied out to LF
2000 (NYY)NYM: Mike Piazza flied out to CF
2001 (NYY)ARI: Luis Gonzalez singled to CF; Bell scored
2002 (ANA)SFG: Kenny Lofton flied out to CF
2003 (FLA)NYY: Jorge Posada grounded out to P
2004 (BOS)STL: Edgar Renteria grounded out to P
2005 (CHW)HOU: Orlando Palmeiro grounded out to SS
2006 (STL)DET: Brandon Inge struck out swinging
2007 (BOS)COL: Seth Smith struck out swinging
2008 (PHI)TBR: Eric Hinske struck out swinging
2009 (NYY)PHI: Shane Victorino grounded out to 2B
2010 (SFG)TEX: Nelson Cruz struck out swinging
2011 (STL)TEX: David Murphy flied out to LF
2012 (SFG)DET: Miguel Cabrera struck out looking
2013 (BOS)STL: Matt Carpenter struck out swinging
2014 (SFG)KCR: Sal Perez foul pop to 3B
2015 (KCR)NYM: Wilmer Flores struck out looking
2016 (CHC)CLE: Michael Martinez grounded out to 3B

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