On October 12, 1967, the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Purple Sox met at Fenway Park in Sport 7 of the World Sequence. Bob Gibson, winner of Video games 1 and Four, each full video games and one in all them a shutout, was on the mound for St. Louis. Boston countered with Jim
On September 7, 1967, Bob Gibson returned to the mound for the St. Louis Cardinals after an absence of almost two months. In mid-July, Roberto Clemente had fractured Gibson’s leg with line drive up the middle. Remarkably, Gibson faced three more batters before succumbing to the injury, but would miss more than seven weeks thereafter.