The Chicago Cubs couldn't pull it off against the New York Mets, 7 to 6, on April 23, 1971.

1971 Chicago Cubs

Final

NYM

Mets

7-5

7

CHC

Cubs

5-11

6

1

0

2

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

3

1

5

2

0

6

0

3

7

1

0

8

0

0

9

0

0

10

0

0

11

0

0

12

1

0

R

7

6

H

16

13

E

1

2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Tommie Agee CF 6 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Bud Harrelson SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Cleon Jones LF 6 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1
Donn Clendenon 1B 6 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 2
Ken Singleton RF 5 1 2 3 1 1 1 0 0 5
Bob Aspromonte 3B 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Al Weis PR,3B 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Tim Foli 2B 2 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Dave Marshall PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Ken Boswell 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Grote C 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Art Shamsky PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Duffy Dyer PH,C 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Jerry Koosman P 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Charlie Williams P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Ron Taylor P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Don Hahn PH 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Tug McGraw P 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Ed Kranepool PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nolan Ryan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 49 7 16 6 1 8 11 0 1 22

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jerry Koosman 2.1 5 2 2 2 2 0
Charlie Williams 2.2 4 4 2 1 0 1
Ron Taylor 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tug McGraw 4.0 3 0 0 4 4 0
Nolan Ryan (W) 2.0 1 0 0 1 3 0
Totals 12.0 13 6 4 8 9 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Jose Ortiz CF 6 1 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 4
Glenn Beckert 2B 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Billy Williams LF 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 1 1
Ron Santo 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Jim Hickman RF 6 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Hal Breeden 1B 4 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 4
Don Kessinger SS 4 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
Ken Rudolph C 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Joe Pepitone PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ken Holtzman P 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bill Bonham P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnny Callison PH 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jim Colborn P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Earl Stephenson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Phil Regan P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ernie Banks PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ron Tompkins P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Popovich PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 44 6 13 5 1 8 9 2 1 18

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Ken Holtzman 4.2 9 5 4 3 5 1
Bill Bonham 1.1 0 0 0 1 3 0
Jim Colborn 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0
Earl Stephenson 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Phil Regan 2.2 2 0 0 1 3 0
Ron Tompkins (L) 2.0 2 1 1 2 0 0
Totals 12.0 16 7 6 8 11 1

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