The Chicago Cubs pulled it off against the St. Louis Cardinals, 7 to 6, on July 26, 1961.

1961 Chicago Cubs

Final

CHC

Cubs

40-54

7

1

0

1

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

2

5

2

0

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

1

3

9

3

0

10

0

0

11

0

0

12

0

1

R

6

7

H

11

15

E

1

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Bob Lillis SS 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Joe Cunningham RF 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1
Bill White 1B 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Ken Boyer 3B 5 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 3
Stan Musial LF 5 0 2 2 0 1 2 0 0 2
Curt Flood CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Don Taussig CF,LF 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Julian Javier 2B 6 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Carl Sawatski C 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Jimmie Schaffer PR,C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Curt Simmons P 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Ed Bauta P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Red Schoendienst PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Craig Anderson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alex Grammas PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Lindy McDaniel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 46 6 11 5 1 6 9 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Curt Simmons 7.1 8 4 4 3 4 0
Ed Bauta 0.2 1 2 2 1 0 1
Craig Anderson 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Lindy McDaniel (L) 2.2 5 1 1 2 3 0
Totals 11.2 15 7 7 6 7 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Al Heist CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Don Zimmer 2B 5 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 4
Billy Williams LF 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
George Altman RF 4 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
Ron Santo 3B 5 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Dick Bertell C 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Sammy Taylor PH,C 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Jerry Kindall SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ernie Banks PH,SS 2 1 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 4
Ed Bouchee 1B 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Don Cardwell P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Don Elston P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Anderson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Richie Ashburn PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Barney Schultz P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bob Will PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 45 7 15 7 1 6 7 0 0 21

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Don Cardwell 8.0 7 3 3 5 5 1
Don Elston 0.2 2 3 3 1 0 0
Bob Anderson 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Barney Schultz (W) 3.0 1 0 0 0 4 0
Totals 12.0 11 6 6 6 9 1

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