The San Francisco Giants managed to stay ahead of the Chicago Cubs, 6 to 5, on August 9, 1961.

1961 San Francisco Giants

Final

CHC

Cubs

44-62

5

SFG

Giants

58-49

6

1

0

0

2

2

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

2

1

6

0

0

7

0

4

8

1

0

9

0

1

R

5

6

H

10

11

E

2

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Al Heist CF 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jerry Kindall 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
George Altman PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Don Zimmer 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Will RF 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 1
Ernie Banks SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Billy Williams LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Ron Santo 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Andre Rodgers 1B 4 2 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 6
Dick Bertell C 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bob Anderson P 3 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 0 4
Barney Schultz P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 5 10 5 2 1 12 0 1 16

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bob Anderson 6.1 9 4 3 2 6 0
Barney Schultz (L) 1.2 2 2 1 1 4 1
Totals 8.0 11 6 4 3 10 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Joey Amalfitano 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Ernie Bowman PR,2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Harvey Kuenn LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Matty Alou RF 5 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 7
Willie Mays CF 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1
Orlando Cepeda 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Ed Bailey C 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Stu Miller P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Davenport 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Jose Pagan SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Mike McCormick P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Marshall PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Billy O'Dell P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hobie Landrith PH,C 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Totals 36 6 11 4 1 3 10 1 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Mike McCormick 5.0 6 4 4 0 5 2
Billy O'Dell 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 0
Stu Miller (W) 2.0 2 1 1 1 4 0
Totals 9.0 10 5 5 1 12 2

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