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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Chicago Cubs 24-40W2002 000 021 5110
Milwaukee Braves 29-31L1010 100 001 362
Date of Game:  Friday, June 23, 1961
Stadium:  County Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Jack Curtis - 1st career RBI
  • Bob Hendley - 1st career game
  • Frank Thomas - 1000th career hit
  • Bob Hendley - 1st career game

  • Chicago Cubs Batting Stats

    Al Heistcf33.262200020.17846871101
        Bob Willph-rf29.344101100.26942249060
    Billy Williamslf23.008501200.27854836213
    Ron Santo3b21.119502000.304641595362
    George Altmanrf-cf28.095412011.329482928322
    Andre Rodgersss26.203500000.17328224370
    Ed Bouchee1b28.108411011.248495485151
    Dick Bertellc25.235411001.27048530140
    Jerry Kindall2b26.027312000.261312155120
    Jack Curtisp24.163411101.1051010010
        Barney Schultzp34.312000000.000737000
    Totals: 37511444.2974271957 

    Milwaukee Braves Batting Stats

    Milwaukee BravesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Gino Cimolicf31.187401000.25528585180
    Frank Bolling2b29.220400000.3086084511323
    Eddie Mathews3b29.254401001.31960122717394
    Hank Aaronrf27.138422100.33360971144610
    Frank Thomaslf32.012412100.30657101913291
    Joe Adcock1b33.237200020.2185710909340
    Joe Torrec20.340400001.28432346142
    Roy McMillanss31.341300001.2245913353132
    Bob Hendleyp22.054300000.00011000
        Don McMahonp31.170000000.28622175010
    Totals: 3236223.1884367282 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Jerry Kindall (5)
    HR:  Hank Aaron (14), Frank Thomas (13)
    RBIs:  Hank Aaron (46), Jack Curtis (1), Frank Thomas (29), Bob Will (6), Billy Williams 2 (21)
    SB:  George Altman (2)
    SH:  Dick Bertell (1), Jerry Kindall (2)
    GDP:  Joe Adcock (7)

    Chicago Cubs Pitching Stats

    Jack Curtis  (W 3-2)24.16385332225.331.430001010
    Barney Schultz  (Sv 3)34.31211000101.501.08000737
    Pitching Totals:9633232 0001747

    Milwaukee Braves Pitching Stats

    Milwaukee BravesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Bob Hendley  (L 0-1)22.0547.110432303.861.7100011
    Don McMahon31.1701.21112102.201.3900022175
    Pitching Totals:91154440 00023176

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Don McMahon; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Jack Curtis 0-0-0;  Barney Schultz 0-0-0;  Bob Hendley 0-0-0;  Don McMahon 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Jack Curtis 31;  Barney Schultz 3;  Bob Hendley 36;  Don McMahon 7; 
    Time of Game:  2:44    Attendance:  20,202
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Dascoli  1B  Frank Secory  2B  Tony Venzon  3B  Ed Sudol 

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