The Los Angeles Dodgers managed to stay ahead of the Chicago Cubs, 7 to 6, on August 5, 1961.

1961 Los Angeles Dodgers

Final

CHC

Cubs

44-59

6

LAD

Dodgers

64-40

7

1

0

1

2

0

1

3

0

1

4

1

0

5

1

1

6

0

0

7

1

0

8

2

1

9

0

0

10

1

1

11

0

0

12

0

0

13

0

1

R

6

7

H

15

16

E

1

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Richie Ashburn CF 6 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Bob Will 1B 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Andre Rodgers 1B 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Ernie Banks SS 5 1 2 1 0 2 1 0 0 2
George Altman RF 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 2
Billy Williams LF 7 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Ron Santo 3B 4 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 2
Jerry Kindall 2B 6 0 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 4
Dick Bertell C 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sammy Taylor PH,C 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Jim Brewer P 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Dick Drott P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Al Heist PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Don Elston P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Don Zimmer PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Barney Schultz P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ed Bouchee PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Don Cardwell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 51 6 15 6 0 9 13 0 0 18

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jim Brewer 4.2 8 4 4 1 4 2
Dick Drott 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0
Don Elston 2.0 3 1 1 0 0 0
Barney Schultz 4.0 3 1 1 0 3 0
Don Cardwell (L) 0.2 2 1 1 0 2 0
Totals 12.2 16 7 7 2 10 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Maury Wills SS 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 3
Jim Gilliam 2B,3B 7 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 6
Wally Moon RF,LF 6 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Frank Howard LF 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1
Willie Davis CF 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Tommy Davis CF,RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Gil Hodges 1B 6 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Daryl Spencer 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Duke Snider PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Charlie Neal PR,2B 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Doug Camilli C 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 4
John Roseboro PH,C 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Don Drysdale P 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Ron Perranoski P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Larry Sherry P 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Totals 52 7 16 6 2 2 10 2 1 23

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Don Drysdale 5.1 9 2 2 5 5 0
Ron Perranoski 2.1 5 3 3 1 2 0
Larry Sherry (W) 5.1 1 1 1 3 6 0
Totals 13.0 15 6 6 9 13 0

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