The Chicago Cubs couldn't keep up with the Cincinnati Reds, 6 to 3, on September 26, 1961.

1961 Chicago Cubs

Final

CIN

Reds

92-59

6

CHC

Cubs

62-89

3

1

0

1

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

2

6

1

0

7

2

0

8

2

0

9

1

0

R

6

3

H

8

6

E

2

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Don Blasingame 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Eddie Kasko SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Vada Pinson CF 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 2
Jerry Lynch LF 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4
Joe Gaines LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gordy Coleman 1B 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Frank Robinson RF 4 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 6
Elio Chacon RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gene Freese 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Johnny Edwards C 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Bob Purkey P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gus Bell PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Maloney P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wally Post PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Brosnan P 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 33 6 8 6 3 4 3 0 1 18

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bob Purkey 5.0 5 3 1 2 2 0
Jim Maloney 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0
Jim Brosnan (W) 3.0 1 0 0 0 4 0
Totals 9.0 6 3 1 3 8 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Richie Ashburn CF 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Don Zimmer 2B 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Ernie Banks SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
George Altman RF 3 0 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 2
Billy Williams LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Ron Santo 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Sammy Taylor C 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ed Bouchee 1B 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Bob Anderson P 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Glen Hobbie P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Will PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 35 3 6 2 0 3 8 0 0 7

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bob Anderson (L) 8.0 7 6 6 4 1 3
Glen Hobbie 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 9.0 8 6 6 4 3 3

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