Pair of scorecards from the 1940 World Series between the Cincinnati Reds and the Detroit Tigers, a series won in seven games by the Reds. Collection includes the following: 1) "Official" Scorecard: Likely unofficial, unscored two-page scorecard printed on heavier stock. VG/EX or better appearance, with light wear at the corners and edges, and light, age-related fading. 2) Official Crosley Field Scorecard: What appears to be two innings are inartfully scored, the game perhaps the opening game which was won by Detroit, 7-2. VG/EX condition with some surface wear and light soiling on the cover. a long-ago flattened fold down the center. Interior pages are well-preserved, save for the centerfold scorecard page. Two scorecards total.