The Chicago Cubs came up just a bit short against the New York Mets, 5 to 4, on September 23, 1971.

1971 Chicago Cubs

Final

NYM

Mets

80-76

5

CHC

Cubs

81-75

4

1

0

2

2

1

1

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

2

0

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

2

1

9

0

0

R

5

4

H

8

7

E

4

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Tim Foli 2B 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Leroy Stanton RF 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Cleon Jones LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Donn Clendenon 1B 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Tommie Agee CF 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Mike Jorgensen PR,CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Aspromonte 3B 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jerry Grote C 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Bud Harrelson SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Nolan Ryan P 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
John Milner PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tug McGraw P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 5 8 5 1 2 4 0 0 12

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Nolan Ryan (W) 8.0 7 4 2 6 5 0
Tug McGraw (S) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 7 4 2 6 6 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Cleo James CF 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Paul Popovich 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Billy Williams LF 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
Pat Bourque 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Carmen Fanzone PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Santo 3B 4 0 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 3
Gene Hiser RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Jim Hickman PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Don Kessinger SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Frank Fernandez C 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Juan Pizarro P 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jim Colborn P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brock Davis PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Tompkins P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 4 7 2 0 6 6 2 0 8

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Juan Pizarro (L) 7.2 8 5 5 2 3 1
Jim Colborn 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Ron Tompkins 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 8 5 5 2 4 1

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