The Chicago Cubs couldn't pull it off against the Pittsburgh Pirates, 4 to 3, on August 17, 1961.

1961 Chicago Cubs

Final

PIT

Pirates

55-57

4

CHC

Cubs

48-66

3

1

2

1

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

1

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

2

0

9

0

1

R

4

3

H

9

9

E

1

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Joe Christopher LF 3 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1
Dick Groat SS 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Roberto Clemente RF 4 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dick Stuart 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Don Hoak 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Don Leppert C 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Dick Schofield PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hal Smith C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bill Virdon CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bill Mazeroski 2B 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Earl Francis P 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Roy Face P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 33 4 9 4 0 3 6 0 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Earl Francis (W) 7.0 7 2 2 6 5 0
Roy Face (S) 2.0 2 1 1 0 2 1
Totals 9.0 9 3 3 6 7 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Richie Ashburn CF 2 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
Jerry Kindall SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Andre Rodgers 1B 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
George Altman RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Billy Williams LF 4 1 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 6
Ron Santo 3B 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Don Zimmer 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Bob Will PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Sammy Taylor C 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Sammy Drake PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dick Bertell C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Brewer P 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Don Elston P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ernie Banks PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Anderson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 37 3 9 3 1 6 7 0 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jim Brewer (L) 7.1 7 4 4 2 6 0
Don Elston 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Anderson 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Totals 9.0 9 4 4 3 6 0

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