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KANSAS CITY, Mo. Everybody knows Alcides Escobar is going to swing at the first pitch of his at-bat.Everybody. It’s been talked about ince santly over the past couple of weeks. And yet, pitchers keep throwing Escobar pitches he can drive.MORE: World Series in photos| Cespedes says he’s ‘not 100 percent’ Matt Harvey started Game 1 the World Series with a pitch that Escobar could drive, and he paid the price. Escobar drove it into the gap in left-center, Lance Parrish Jersey right between center fielder Yoenis Cespedes and left fielder Michael Conforto.And Cespedes accidentally kicked the baseball. And the baseball went scooting along the outfield wall. And Escobar, who’s swift of foot, circled the bases as the ball rolled away from the Metsoutfielders.He scored standing up, without a throw.Escobar started the World Series with an inside-the-park home run on Harvey’sfirst pitch.It was https://www.tigersedges.com/detroit-tigers/jordan-zimmermann-jersey the first inside-the-park home run in the World Series since Mule Haas did it for the A’s against the Cubs in 1929.Really. It’s incredible. And it’s 1-0, Royals.Inside-the-park home runs in the World SeriesJimmy Sebring, Pittsburg at Boston (AL),Game 1, Oct. 1, 1903.Patsy Dougherty, Boston (AL) vs. Pittsburg,Game 2, Oct. 2, 1903.Hi Myers, Brooklyn at Boston (AL), Game 2, Oct. 9, 1916.Larry Gardner, Boston (AL) vs. Brooklyn, Game 4, Oct. 11, 1916.Benny Kauff, New York (NL) vs. Chicago (AL),Game 4, Oct. 11, 1917.Casey Stengel, New York (NL) at New York (AL), Game 1, Oct. 10, 1923.Ro s Youngs, New York (NL)vs. New York (AL), Game 4, Oct. 13, 1923.Joe Dugan, New York (AL) vs. New York (NL), Game 5, Oct. 14, 1923.Tommy Thevenow, St. Louis (NL) at New York (AL), Kirk Gibson Jersey Game 2, Oct. 3, 1926.Lou Gehrig, New York (AL) at St. Louis (NL), Game 3, Oct. 7, 1928.Mule Haas, Philadelphia (AL) vs. Chicago (NL), Game 4, Oct. 12, 1929.Alcides Escobar, Kansas City vs. New York (NL), Game 1, Oct. 27, 2015.