The Pittsburgh Pirates emerged victorious over the Cincinnati Reds, 3 to 1, on October 1, 1961.

1961 Pittsburgh Pirates

Final

CIN

Reds

93-61

1

PIT

Pirates

75-79

3

1

0

0

2

1

1

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

0

2

8

0

0

9

0

R

1

3

H

7

7

E

1

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Blasingame 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Elio Chacon 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Eddie Kasko SS,3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vada Pinson CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Frank Robinson LF 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Gus Bell LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wally Post RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Gene Freese 3B 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Leo Cardenas SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Gordy Coleman 1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Gernert 1B 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Jerry Zimmerman C 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bob Purkey P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jim Brosnan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Lynch PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jay Hook P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 33 1 7 1 0 1 8 0 0 8

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bob Purkey 6.0 3 1 0 2 3 0
Jim Brosnan (L) 1.0 4 2 2 0 0 0
Jay Hook 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 8.0 7 3 2 2 4 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Bill Virdon CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Dick Groat SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Donn Clendenon RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Stuart 1B 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1
Bob Skinner LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
Don Hoak 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Hal Smith C 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Joe Christopher PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Don Leppert C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Mazeroski 2B 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Joe Gibbon P 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 31 3 7 2 0 2 4 0 1 9

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Gibbon (W) 9.0 7 1 1 1 8 0
Totals 9.0 7 1 1 1 8 0

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