The Cincinnati Reds came up just a bit short against the Chicago Cubs, 8 to 7, on July 14, 1961.

1961 Cincinnati Reds

Final

CHC

Cubs

37-45

8

CIN

Reds

55-31

7

1

0

0

2

2

0

3

1

0

4

0

0

5

0

2

6

1

4

7

0

0

8

1

1

9

2

0

10

1

0

R

8

7

H

17

12

E

0

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Al Heist CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Richie Ashburn PH,CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Kindall 2B 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Ernie Banks SS 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
George Altman RF 5 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 7
Billy Williams LF 5 2 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 8
Ron Santo 3B 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Sammy Taylor C 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Don Zimmer PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moe Thacker C 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Don Cardwell PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Don Elston P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ed Bouchee 1B 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Glen Hobbie P 3 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3
Bob Anderson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Andre Rodgers PH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Will PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Barney Schultz P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Bertell PH,C 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 46 8 17 8 3 1 6 0 0 31

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Glen Hobbie 5.1 7 5 5 0 5 0
Bob Anderson 1.2 3 1 1 0 1 0
Barney Schultz (W) 2.0 1 1 1 0 4 1
Don Elston (S) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Totals 10.0 12 7 7 1 10 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Eddie Kasko SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Don Blasingame 2B 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Vada Pinson CF 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1
Frank Robinson RF 4 3 3 1 1 1 1 2 0 6
Gordy Coleman 1B 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Elio Chacon PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Dick Gernert 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gus Bell PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jerry Lynch LF 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 2
Pete Whisenant LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wally Post PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gene Freese 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Johnny Edwards C 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 2
Bob Purkey P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Sherman Jones P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bill Henry P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Brosnan P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 40 7 12 6 1 1 10 3 1 16

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bob Purkey 5.1 11 4 4 1 3 1
Sherman Jones 1.2 2 1 1 0 2 1
Bill Henry 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Brosnan (L) 2.1 4 3 2 0 1 1
Totals 10.0 17 8 7 1 6 3

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