Aug 25, 1961                  1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 Cincinnati 11-5          0 0 2   0 0 0   0 0 0      2  4  0
1961 New York(A) 10-3         0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      0  3  2

Cincinnati     AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave    New York(A)    AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave
Pinson CF       3  0  0  0  1  1  .309    Richardson, B 2 4  0  1  0  0  0  .154
Bell, G LF      4  1  1  0  0  0  .259    Kubek SS        3  0  0  0  1  2  .345
Robinson,F RF   4  0  0  0  0  1  .431    Maris RF        4  0  0  0  0  1  .229
Coleman, G 1B   4  0  1  0  0  0  .208    Mantle CF       3  0  1  0  1  0  .347
Freese 3B       4  1  1  2  0  1  .230    Berra LF        4  0  0  0  0  1  .273
Kasko SS        4  0  1  0  0  1  .232    Howard C        3  0  0  0  0  1  .150
Blasingame 2B   3  0  0  0  1  0  .273    Skowron 1B      3  0  1  0  0  0  .400
Zimmerman C     3  0  0  0  1  0  .095    Boyer 3B        3  0  0  0  0  0  .250
Purkey P        4  0  0  0  0  3  .000    Ford P          2  0  0  0  0  0  .333
               33  2  4  2  3  7  .271     Blanchard PH   1  0  0  0  0  0  .167
                                           Coates P       0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
                                                         30  0  3  0  2  5  .257

Cincinnati                     IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Purkey W(3-2)                 9.0  3  0  0  0  2  5  105   2.93  33
                              9.0  3  0  0  0  2  5  105   2.83  33

New York(A)                    IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Ford L(3-2)                   8.0  4  2  2  1  3  6  131   2.36  33
 Coates                       1.0  0  0  0  0  0  1   13   3.86   3
                              9.0  4  2  2  1  3  7  144   2.12  36


NYY: Blanchard hit for Ford in the 8th

  E-Skowron(1) Richardson, B(3)
 2B-Coleman, G(5) Richardson, B(2)
 HR-CIN Freese(3) off Ford(2) in the 3rd with 1 on base
RBI-CIN Freese 2(12)
HBP-Howard(NYY) by Purkey(CIN)
LOB-CIN(6) Freese 3(14) Pinson 2(10) Purkey(7)
    NYY(5) Howard(6) Skowron 2(15) Richardson, B(11) Kubek(10)

GWRBI-Freese


Game MVP:Bob Purkey

Yankee Stadium I, Time 2:46,  80

Aug 25, 1961           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 Cincinnati        0 0 2   0 0 0   0 0 0      2  4  0
1961 New York(A)       0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      0  3  2

1961 Cincinnati        Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4            Ab5
1 Pinson CF          1>W              G43            G31          7>K
2 Bell, G LF           E4,12,B1     3>S            5>G43            F8
3 Robinson,F RF        K              G43,12         G63            G63
4 Coleman, G 1B        Fd9            P3             D            8>G63
5 Freese 3B            F7             HR             K              F8
6 Kasko SS           2>S              K            6>G43            G63
7 Blasingame 2B        W,12         4>G43            G63          9>G63
8 Zimmerman C          G43,23,12      W              E3,B1          G43
9 Purkey P             G52            K              K              K

1961 New York(A)       Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4
1 Richardson, B 2B   1>F8             G13            G43            D
2 Kubek SS             K            4>W            6>K              L6
3 Maris RF             Fd9            L3             K            9>F9
4 Mantle CF          2>P4             W,12           L4             S
5 Berra LF             G63            F9           7>K              Fd7
6 Howard C             P6             HBP,23,12      L4             K
7 Skowron 1B         3>S              G53            F8
8 Boyer 3B             F8           5>G63          8>G63
9 Ford P               Fs7            F8
   Blanchard PH                                      F8
   Coates P

Cincinnati       IN    OUT
Purkey           AB1-1 End

New York(A)      IN    OUT
Ford             AB1-1 AB4-6
Coates           AB4-7 End

Aug 26, 1961                  1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 Cincinnati 12-5          0 0 1   0 0 0   0 0 0      1  7  0
1961 New York(A) 10-4         0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      0  6  1

Cincinnati     AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave    New York(A)    AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave
Pinson CF       5  0  1  0  0  1  .301    Richardson, B 2 4  0  2  0  0  0  .179
Cardenas SS     4  0  2  1  0  1  .304    Kubek SS        4  0  0  0  0  1  .322
Robinson,F RF   4  0  0  0  0  0  .406    Maris RF        4  0  1  0  0  0  .231
Coleman, G 1B   3  0  0  0  1  2  .196    Mantle CF       3  0  0  0  1  2  .327
Freese 3B       4  0  0  0  0  0  .215    Berra LF        2  0  0  0  1  1  .261
Lynch LF        4  0  2  0  0  0  .263     Cerv PH        1  0  1  0  0  0  .167
Blasingame 2B   4  0  2  0  0  1  .292    Howard C        4  0  1  0  0  2  .159
Zimmerman C     4  1  0  0  0  0  .080    Skowron 1B      3  0  0  0  0  1  .377
Hunt P          1  0  0  0  1  1  .000    Boyer 3B        3  0  1  0  0  0  .255
 Brosnan P      0  0  0  0  0  0  .000    Stafford P      2  0  0  0  0  0  .000
 Kasko PH       0  0  0  0  1  0  .232     Reniff P       0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
 Henry P        0  0  0  0  0  0  .000     Blanchard PH   1  0  0  0  0  0  .158
               33  1  7  1  3  6  .268     Coates P       0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
                                                         31  0  6  0  2  7  .253

Cincinnati                     IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Hunt W(1-0)                   7.0  4  0  0  0  2  7  107   0.00  26
 Brosnan H(2)                 1.0  1  0  0  0  0  0   14   0.00   4
 Henry S(2)                   1.0  1  0  0  0  0  0   20   0.00   4
                              9.0  6  0  0  0  2  7  141   2.66  34

New York(A)                    IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Stafford L(3-1)               7.1  6  1  0  0  2  6  112   1.74  31
 Reniff                       0.2  0  0  0  0  0  0    4   0.00   1
 Coates                       1.0  1  0  0  0  1  0   24   2.70   5
                              9.0  7  1  0  0  3  6  140   1.97  37


CIN: Kasko hit for Brosnan in the 9th
NYY: Blanchard hit for Reniff in the 8th
     Cerv hit for Berra in the 9th

  E-Stafford(1)
 2B-Cardenas(3) Richardson, B(3) Cerv(1)
 CS-NYY Mantle(1) by Hunt(1) and Zimmerman(4) in the 2nd
       Maris(1) by Hunt(2) and Zimmerman(5) in the 4th
RBI-CIN Cardenas(2)
 SH-Hunt
 BK-Brosnan
LOB-CIN(9) Zimmerman 2(7) Blasingame(7) Robinson,F 2(11) Cardenas 4(7)
    NYY(6) Howard 2(8) Skowron(16) Kubek 2(12) Maris(9)
 DP-New York(A) 1
GWRBI-Cardenas


Game MVP:Ken Hunt
Ejection: Stafford

Yankee Stadium I, Time 3:08,  86, Light Rain

Aug 26, 1961           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 Cincinnati        0 0 1   0 0 0   0 0 0      1  7  0
1961 New York(A)       0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      0  6  1

1961 Cincinnati        Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4            Ab5
1 Pinson CF          1>K              G53,23         Fd7            S,13           Fs9
2 Cardenas SS          G13            D,3H           S              K
3 Robinson,F RF        L6             G63            Fs9          8>L5
4 Coleman, G 1B      2>G43          4>K            6>K              W
5 Freese 3B            Fs9            G43            L4             G543/dp
6 Lynch LF             S              S              F8           9>G13
7 Blasingame 2B        K              S,12         7>G43            S
8 Zimmerman C        3>E1,B1          G43            G53            G63,12
9 Hunt P               B54,12       5>K              W
   Brosnan P
   Kasko PH                                                         W
   Henry P

1961 New York(A)       Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4
1 Richardson, B 2B   1>G63            D,13         6>B13            S
2 Kubek SS             Fd9            G43            K              BK,12 P2
3 Maris RF             G31          4>S              G43          9>Fs9
4 Mantle CF          2>W              K            7>K              G13
5 Berra LF             F8             CS2(26)W       K
   Cerv PH                                                          D
6 Howard C             CS2(24)K       K              S              G63
7 Skowron 1B         3>K            5>F9             Fs8
8 Boyer 3B             S              G13          8>P4
9 Stafford P           G54/fo,B1      G63
   Reniff P
   Blanchard PH                                      F8
   Coates P

Cincinnati       IN    OUT
Hunt             AB1-1 AB3-7
Brosnan          AB3-8 AB4-2
Henry            AB4-3 End

New York(A)      IN    OUT
Stafford         AB1-1 AB4-4
Reniff           AB4-5 AB4-5
Coates           AB4-6 End

Aug 28, 1961                  1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 New York(A) 11-4         1 0 0   5 2 2   0 6 4     20 19  1
1961 Cincinnati 12-6          1 0 0   0 0 2   0 0 2      5  9  1

New York(A)    AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave    Cincinnati     AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave
Richardson, B 2 6  1  1  1  1  0  .177    Pinson CF       5  1  2  0  0  0  .308
Kubek SS        6  3  3  1  0  1  .338    Chacon RF       4  2  2  2  0  1  .333
Maris RF        5  2  2  2  1  1  .246    Johnson,D C     3  0  0  1  0  0  .143
Mantle CF       5  3  3  4  0  0  .351    Coleman, G 1B   3  1  0  0  1  1  .186
Berra LF-C      2  3  1  1  3  0  .271    Freese 3B       4  1  2  0  0  1  .232
Howard C        3  3  2  3  2  0  .191    Kasko SS        3  0  1  0  1  0  .237
 Hale PH        1  1  1  2  0  0 1.000    Blasingame 2B   4  0  1  0  0  0  .288
 Turley P       0  0  0  0  0  0  .000    Bell, G LF      4  0  1  2  0  0  .258
Skowron 1B      6  2  2  2  0  2  .373    Jay P           1  0  0  0  0  0  .125
Boyer 3B        4  2  2  3  2  0  .275     Maloney P      0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
Terry, R P      5  0  2  1  0  1  .300     Jones,S P      0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
 Reed, J PH-LF  1  0  0  0  0  0  .000     Hook P         3  0  0  0  0  2  .000
               44 20 19 20  9  5  .268                   34  5  9  5  2  5  .267

New York(A)                    IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Terry, R W(4-0)               8.0  7  3  3  1  0  4  108   2.08  30
 Turley                       1.0  2  2  2  0  2  1   35  18.00   7
                              9.0  9  5  5  1  2  5  143   2.17  37

Cincinnati                     IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Jay L(3-3)                    3.1  4  5  5  1  4  2   65   2.98  17
 Maloney                      2.1  4  3  3  1  1  0   51   6.23  11
 Jones,S                      0.0  1  2  0  1  0  0    6   0.00   2
 Hook                         3.1 10 10 10  4  4  3  101  27.00  25
                              9.0 19 20 18  7  9  5  223   3.52  55


NYY: Hale hit for Howard in the 9th
     Reed, J hit for Terry, R in the 9th
     Berra moved to C in the 9th

  E-Boyer(3) Blasingame(1)
 2B-Skowron(2) Kubek 3(5) Terry, R(1) Bell, G(3)
 3B-Chacon(1)
 HR-NYY Mantle(7) off Jay(7) in the 4th with bases empty
        Skowron(4) off Maloney(1) in the 5th with 1 on base
        Maris(7) off Jones(1) in the 6th with 1 on base
        Howard(2) off Hook(1) in the 8th with 2 on base
        Boyer(2) off Hook(2) in the 8th with 1 on base
        Mantle(8) off Hook(3) in the 9th with 1 on base
        Hale(1) off Hook(4) in the 9th with 1 on base
    CIN Chacon(1) off Terry(1) in the 6th with 1 on base
RBI-NYY Howard 3(8) Skowron 2(10) Richardson, B(3) Boyer 3(8) Kubek(4) Maris 2(15)
        Mantle 4(15) Berra(7) Hale 2(2) Terry, R(3)
    CIN Bell, G 2(4) Chacon 2(2) Johnson,D(2)
HBP-Berra(NYY) by Hook(CIN)
 SF-Mantle Johnson,D
 WP-Jay Hook
OfA-Chacon(1)
LOB-NYY(8) Howard 2(10) Richardson, B 4(15) Kubek(13) Maris(10)
    CIN(5) Pinson 2(12) Bell, G 2(7) Johnson,D(1)
 DP-New York(A) 2 Cincinnati 1
GWRBI-Mantle


Game MVP:Mickey Mantle
Injury: Maloney(Aug 30)

Crosley Field, Time 4:05,  86, Light Rain,  5mph In from RF

Aug 28, 1961           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 New York(A)       1 0 0   5 2 2   0 6 4     20 19  1
1961 Cincinnati        1 0 0   0 0 2   0 0 2      5  9  1

1961 New York(A)       Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4            Ab5
1 Richardson, B 2B   1>W            3>G13            S,3H           G4u3/dp        P6
2 Kubek SS             D,13/92        G43            D,13,3H        E4,B1        8>D
3 Maris RF             S,23           P2             F9             HR             K
4 Mantle CF            F7,3H/SF     4>HR           5>F8             G53            S,23
5 Berra LF-C           WP,12 W        W              F8           7>HBP            S,3H,12
6 Howard C             G64/fo         W,12           W              S,12           HR
   Hale PH
   Turley P
7 Skowron 1B         2>K              K              HR             L5             D
8 Boyer 3B             L6             S,23,1H,13,B   Fd9            WP,23,12 W     HR
9 Terry, R P           G43            G43,3H,23    6>S              K              D
   Reed, J PH-LF
                       Ab6            Ab7
1 Richardson, B 2B     G43,23         G3u
2 Kubek SS             K
3 Maris RF           9>W
4 Mantle CF            HR
5 Berra LF-C           W
6 Howard C
   Hale PH             HR
   Turley P
7 Skowron 1B           L4
8 Boyer 3B             W
9 Terry, R P
   Reed, J PH-LF       L8

1961 Cincinnati        Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4            Ab5
1 Pinson CF          1>P6             F7             S              S              L3
2 Chacon RF            T              K              HR             G13,12
3 Johnson,D C          Fd7,3H/SF    4>L4             G13            L6
4 Coleman, G 1B        K              G63            F7           9>W
5 Freese 3B          2>K              G53          7>S              S,12
6 Kasko SS             E5,B1        5>F7             S,12           W,23,12
7 Blasingame 2B        S,12           Fd8            G163/dp,23     P3
8 Bell, G LF           G463/dp        G63            G53            D,3H,2H,13
9 Jay P              3>P6
   Maloney P
   Jones,S P
   Hook P                           6>G31          8>K              K

New York(A)      IN    OUT
Terry, R         AB1-1 AB4-3
Turley                 End

Cincinnati       IN    OUT
Jay              AB1-1 AB2-8
Maloney          AB2-9 AB4-1
Jones,S          AB4-2 AB4-3
Hook             AB4-4 End

Aug 29, 1961                  1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9   10 11 12      R  H  E
1961 New York(A) 11-5         0 0 0   2 0 0   0 0 1    0  0  0      3  7  0
1961 Cincinnati 13-6          0 1 0   0 0 0   2 0 0    0  0  2      5  8  0

New York(A)    AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave    Cincinnati     AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave
Richardson, B 2 5  1  2  0  0  0  .194    Pinson CF       5  0  0  0  0  0  .289
Kubek SS        5  2  2  0  0  0  .343    Chacon LF       5  0  0  0  0  4  .214
Maris RF        4  0  1  0  1  0  .246    Robinson,F RF   3  2  0  0  2  0  .389
Mantle CF       4  0  2  2  0  0  .361    Coleman, G 1B   5  2  3  2  0  1  .219
Howard C        5  0  0  0  0  1  .173    Freese 3B       5  1  2  2  0  0  .243
Skowron 1B      5  0  0  0  0  2  .344    Kasko SS        3  0  1  0  1  0  .242
Lopez LF        4  0  0  0  0  0  .000    Blasingame 2B   4  0  1  1  0  0  .286
Boyer 3B        2  0  0  0  2  2  .264    Zimmerman C     4  0  0  0  0  0  .069
Ford P          2  0  0  0  0  0  .286    O'Toole P       3  0  0  0  0  0  .000
 Cerv PH        1  0  0  0  0  0  .143     Henry P        0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
 Coates P       0  0  0  0  0  0  .000     Post PH        1  0  1  0  0  0  .270
               37  3  7  2  3  5  .263     Nunn P         0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
                                           Brosnan P      0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
                                                         38  5  8  5  3  5  .264

New York(A)                    IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Ford                          7.0  4  3  3  1  2  2   90   2.54  26
 Coates L(0-1)                4.1  4  2  2  1  1  3   68   3.52  15
                             11.1  8  5  5  2  3  5  158   2.31  41

Cincinnati                     IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
O'Toole                      10.1  6  3  3  0  2  5  130   3.95  37
 Henry                        0.2  0  0  0  0  0  0    6   0.00   2
 Nunn                         0.0  1  0  0  0  1  0    8   2.70   2
 Brosnan W(3-0)               1.0  0  0  0  0  0  0    7   0.00   2
                             12.0  7  3  3  0  3  5  151   3.43  43

1 out when winning run scored

NYY: Cerv hit for Ford in the 8th
CIN: Post hit for Henry in the 11th

 2B-Kubek(6) Mantle(3) Freese(1)
 HR-CIN Coleman(2) off Ford(3) in the 2nd with bases empty
        Freese(4) off Coates(1) in the 12th with 1 on base
 SB-CIN Robinson(4) off Ford(1) and Howard(2) in the 7th
 CS-NYY Mantle(2) by O'Toole(2) and Zimmerman(6) in the 9th
RBI-NYY Mantle 2(17)
    CIN Coleman, G 2(8) Blasingame(3) Freese 2(14)
 SF-Mantle
 SH-Coates
 WP-O'Toole
OfA-Chacon(2)
LOB-NYY(3) Skowron(17) Maris(11) Lopez(1)
    CIN(2) Zimmerman 2(9)
 DP-New York(A) 4 Cincinnati 3
GWRBI-Freese


Game MVP:Gene Freese

Crosley Field, Time 3:27,  88,  5mph Out to CF

Aug 29, 1961           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9   10 11 12      R  H  E
1961 New York(A)       0 0 0   2 0 0   0 0 1    0  0  0      3  7  0
1961 Cincinnati        0 1 0   0 0 0   2 0 0    0  0  2      5  8  0

1961 New York(A)       Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4            Ab5
1 Richardson, B 2B   1>S            4>S            6>G63          9>G43            L4
2 Kubek SS             G643/dp        S,13           G63            D              P5
3 Maris RF             L3             WP,3H,12 S,2   Fd9            F9           12>W
4 Mantle CF          2>P4             F8,3H/SF     7>F7             S,2H           D,13
5 Howard C             G63            Fvd8           K              CS2(24) 10>G   F9
6 Skowron 1B           F8             K              K              F7             F7/72
7 Lopez LF           3>F7           5>G63          8>G53            G31
8 Boyer 3B             W              K              K            11>W
9 Ford P               G463/dp        G31
   Cerv PH                                           L4
   Coates P                                                         B14,12

1961 Cincinnati        Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4            Ab5
1 Pinson CF          1>G43            G43            G63            G63            G643/dp
2 Chacon LF            K23            G53            K              K              K23
3 Robinson,F RF        G53          4>G13          7>W            9>Fd7          12>W
4 Coleman, G 1B      2>HR             F8             SB2 S,2H,B2    S              K
5 Freese 3B            D              P4             Fvd8           G463/dp        HR
6 Kasko SS             G63          5>S              IBB          10>G13
7 Blasingame 2B        G43,23         G643/dp        G13,12,3H      S
8 Zimmerman C          Fs8            P6             G43            G143/dp
9 O'Toole P          3>G63          6>G43          8>G31
   Henry P
   Post PH                                                        11>S
   Nunn P
   Brosnan P

New York(A)      IN    OUT
Ford             AB1-1 AB3-8
Coates           AB3-9 End

Cincinnati       IN    OUT
O'Toole          AB1-1 AB4-9
Henry            AB5-1 AB5-2
Nunn             AB5-3 AB5-4
Brosnan          AB5-5 End

Aug 30, 1961                  1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 New York(A) 12-5         0 0 2   1 1 1   0 0 0      5 12  1
1961 Cincinnati 13-7          0 0 0   1 0 0   0 2 0      3  8  0

New York(A)    AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave    Cincinnati     AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave
Richardson, B 2 5  1  1  0  0  1  .194    Pinson CF       4  1  1  0  0  1  .287
Kubek SS        5  2  2  2  0  1  .347    Johnson,D C     4  0  2  0  0  0  .273
Maris RF        3  0  2  0  2  0  .266    Robinson,F RF   3  1  2  1  0  0  .400
Mantle CF       3  0  2  0  2  0  .375    Coleman, G 1B   4  0  0  0  0  0  .206
Berra LF        5  0  1  0  0  0  .264    Freese 3B       4  0  0  0  0  0  .231
Howard C        5  1  1  1  0  1  .175    Kasko SS        4  0  2  1  0  0  .258
Skowron 1B      4  1  1  1  0  0  .338    Blasingame 2B   4  0  0  0  0  0  .267
Boyer 3B        3  0  1  0  1  1  .268    Lynch LF        2  0  0  0  0  1  .238
Stafford P      4  0  1  0  0  0  .077     Post PH-LF     2  0  0  0  0  0  .256
 Arroyo P       0  0  0  0  0  0  .000    Purkey P        2  0  0  0  0  2  .000
               37  5 12  4  5  4  .267     Cardenas PH    1  1  1  1  0  0  .333
                                           Nunn P         0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
                                           Henry P        0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
                                                         34  3  8  3  0  4  .263

New York(A)                    IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Stafford W(4-1)               7.2  8  3  3  1  0  4   99   2.09  30
 Arroyo S(5)                  1.1  0  0  0  0  0  0   19   0.00   5
                              9.0  8  3  3  1  0  4  118   2.35  35

Cincinnati                     IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Purkey L(3-3)                 8.0 10  5  5  3  4  4  121   3.38  37
 Nunn                         0.1  1  0  0  0  1  0   18   2.45   3
 Henry                        0.2  1  0  0  0  0  0   13   0.00   2
                              9.0 12  5  5  3  5  4  152   3.51  42


CIN: Post hit for Lynch in the 8th
     Cardenas hit for Purkey in the 8th
     Post moved to LF in the 9th

  E-Kubek(3)
 2B-Robinson,F(8)
 HR-NYY Kubek(2) off Purkey(4) in the 3rd with 1 on base
        Howard(3) off Purkey(5) in the 4th with bases empty
        Skowron(5) off Purkey(6) in the 6th with bases empty
    CIN Cardenas(1) off Stafford(1) in the 8th with bases empty
RBI-NYY Howard(9) Skowron(11) Kubek 2(6)
    CIN Kasko(3) Robinson,F(16) Cardenas(3)
 SF-Robinson,F
 WP-Purkey
OfA-Robinson,F(3)
LOB-NYY(9) Howard 3(13) Richardson, B 2(17) Berra 4(8)
    CIN(5) Coleman, G 2(18) Blasingame(8) Post(5) Lynch(2)
 DP-New York(A) 1 Cincinnati 1
GWRBI-Kubek


Game MVP:Tony Kubek

Crosley Field, Time 3:00,  90, Light Rain,  10mph In from LF

Aug 30, 1961           1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 New York(A)       0 0 2   1 1 1   0 0 0      5 12  1
1961 Cincinnati        0 0 0   1 0 0   0 2 0      3  8  0

1961 New York(A)       Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4            Ab5
1 Richardson, B 2B   1>G43            S            5>G13            K              G64/fo
2 Kubek SS             Fs8            HR             S            7>K            9>G43
3 Maris RF             S              S              W,12           G31            W
4 Mantle CF            W,12           L4             W,23,12        S              S,12
5 Berra LF             Fd9            G43            WP,3H,23,12    G13            S,23,12
6 Howard C           2>P6           4>HR             K            8>G63            G143/dp
7 Skowron 1B           P5             F7           6>HR             L6
8 Boyer 3B             K            S/94             L7             W
9 Stafford P         3>G63            G63            G3u            S,13
   Arroyo P

1961 Cincinnati        Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4
1 Pinson CF          1>Fd8            K              G63            S
2 Johnson,D C          F9             G43          6>S              S,13
3 Robinson,F RF        S            4>D              Fd9            F8,3H/SF
4 Coleman, G 1B        F8             F8             G463/dp        P4
5 Freese 3B          2>F7             F8           7>G31          9>G53
6 Kasko SS             S              S,2H           G53            G6/e6,B1
7 Blasingame 2B        G36/fo,B1      G64/fo         F9             G64,B1
8 Lynch LF             K            5>P4
   Post PH-LF                                      8>F7             G53
9 Purkey P           3>K              K
   Cardenas PH                                       HR
   Nunn P
   Henry P

New York(A)      IN    OUT
Stafford         AB1-1 AB4-3
Arroyo           AB4-4 End

Cincinnati       IN    OUT
Purkey           AB1-1 AB5-1
Nunn             AB5-2 AB5-4
Henry            AB5-5 End

Sep 1, 1961                   1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 Cincinnati 13-8          0 0 1   0 0 1   0 1 0      3 10  0
1961 New York(A) 13-5         0 2 0   1 0 0   0 0 1      4  6  0

Cincinnati     AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave    New York(A)    AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave
Pinson CF       3  0  0  1  2  0  .278    Richardson, B 2 4  0  1  0  0  0  .197
Post LF         4  0  0  0  1  2  .233    Kubek SS        4  0  1  0  0  1  .342
Robinson,F RF   4  0  0  0  0  1  .380    Maris RF        4  0  0  0  0  0  .250
Coleman, G 1B   4  0  0  0  0  2  .194    Mantle CF       4  1  1  1  0  1  .368
Freese 3B       4  2  3  2  0  0  .256    Howard C        3  1  1  1  0  1  .183
Kasko SS        3  0  0  0  1  0  .246    Blanchard LF    2  1  1  0  0  1  .190
Blasingame 2B   2  0  0  0  0  0  .258     Lopez PR-LF    0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
 Chacon 2B      2  0  2  0  0  0  .313    Skowron 1B      3  1  1  2  0  0  .338
Johnson,D C     4  1  2  0  0  0  .333    Boyer 3B        2  0  0  0  1  1  .259
Hunt P          3  0  3  0  0  0  .750    Sheldon P       2  0  0  0  0  0  .000
 Brosnan P      0  0  0  0  0  0  .000     Berra PH       1  0  0  0  0  0  .259
 Gernert PH     1  0  0  0  0  0  .375     Arroyo P       0  0  0  0  0  0  .000
 Henry P        0  0  0  0  0  0  .000                   29  4  6  4  1  5  .264
               34  3 10  3  4  5  .264

Cincinnati                     IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Hunt                          6.2  5  3  3  2  1  5  110   1.72  26
 Brosnan                      1.1  0  0  0  0  0  0   18   0.00   4
 Henry L(1-1)                 0.0  1  1  1  1  0  0    3   2.08   1
                              8.0  6  4  4  3  1  5  131   3.55  31

New York(A)                    IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Sheldon                       7.0  8  2  2  1  3  3  105   1.84  30
 Arroyo W(1-1) BS(1)          2.0  2  1  1  1  1  2   31   0.79   8
                              9.0 10  3  3  2  4  5  136   2.38  38

0 out when winning run scored

CIN: Chacon moved to 2B in the 5th
     Gernert hit for Brosnan in the 9th
NYY: Lopez ran for Blanchard in the 7th
     Berra hit for Sheldon in the 7th
     Lopez moved to LF in the 8th

 2B-Hunt 2(2)
 HR-CIN Freese(5) off Sheldon(1) in the 6th with bases empty
        Freese(6) off Arroyo(1) in the 8th with bases empty
    NYY Skowron(6) off Hunt(1) in the 2nd with 1 on base
        Howard(4) off Hunt(2) in the 4th with bases empty
        Mantle(9) off Henry(1) in the 9th with bases empty
RBI-CIN Freese 2(16) Pinson(8)
    NYY Howard(10) Skowron 2(13) Mantle(18)
HBP-Blanchard(NYY) by Hunt(CIN)
OfA-Mantle(2)
LOB-CIN(8) Robinson,F 5(16) Post 2(7) Brosnan(55)
    NYY(3) Howard(14) Berra(9) Sheldon(2)
 DP-Cincinnati 1 New York(A) 2
GWRBI-Mantle


Game MVP:Bill Skowron
Injury: Blasingame(Sep 3)

Yankee Stadium I, Time 2:58,  74,  10mph Out to CF

Sep 1, 1961            1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 Cincinnati        0 0 1   0 0 1   0 1 0      3 10  0
1961 New York(A)       0 2 0   1 0 0   0 0 1      4  6  0

1961 Cincinnati        Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4            Ab5
1 Pinson CF          1>G63            G43,3H,23      W              IBB            G41
2 Post LF              K              W              Fs8            P5             K
3 Robinson,F RF        K              P6           6>L3             G64/fo
4 Coleman, G 1B      2>G53          4>L3             K            8>K
5 Freese 3B            P5             S              HR             HR
6 Kasko SS             G43            G643/dp        F7             W
7 Blasingame 2B      3>G43          5>G43
   Chacon 2B                                       7>S              S,12
8 Johnson,D C          S              F8             S,12           G463/dp
9 Hunt P               D,13           D              S,23,12/82,1
   Brosnan P
   Gernert PH                                                     9>G43
   Henry P

1961 New York(A)       Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4
1 Richardson, B 2B   1>G31          3>S              F8           8>G43
2 Kubek SS             K              L3u/dp       6>S              G43
3 Maris RF             Fd9            F9             G43,12         L4
4 Mantle CF          2>K            4>G41            F8           9>HR
5 Howard C             K              HR             F9
6 Blanchard LF         HBP            K            7>S
   Lopez PR-LF
7 Skowron 1B           HR             L7             F7
8 Boyer 3B             W            5>G43            K
9 Sheldon P            G43            G13
   Berra PH                                          P6
   Arroyo P

Cincinnati       IN    OUT
Hunt             AB1-1 AB3-8
Brosnan          AB3-9 AB4-3
Henry            AB4-4 End

New York(A)      IN    OUT
Sheldon          AB1-1 AB4-3
Arroyo           AB4-4 End

Sep 2, 1961                   1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 Cincinnati 13-9          0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      0  7  0
1961 New York(A) 14-5         0 2 0   0 0 1   0 2 -      5 11  0

Cincinnati     AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave    New York(A)    AB  R  H BI  W  K   Ave
Pinson CF       4  0  0  0  0  2  .266    Richardson, B 2 4  0  2  0  0  0  .213
Chacon 2B       3  0  1  0  1  1  .316    Kubek SS        4  0  0  0  0  1  .325
Robinson,F RF   4  0  1  0  0  1  .373    Maris RF        4  0  0  0  0  0  .236
Coleman, G 1B   3  0  1  0  1  0  .200    Mantle CF       4  2  2  1  0  0  .375
Freese 3B       4  0  1  0  0  0  .256    Howard C        4  1  1  0  0  1  .188
Kasko SS        3  0  0  0  0  0  .236    Berra LF        4  0  2  0  0  0  .276
Bell, G LF      3  0  1  0  0  0  .265    Skowron 1B      4  2  3  3  0  1  .360
Zimmerman C     2  0  0  0  0  0  .065    Boyer 3B        3  0  1  1  1  1  .262
 Post PH        1  0  0  0  0  0  .227    Ford P          3  0  0  0  0  1  .235
 Johnson,D C    0  0  0  0  0  0  .333                   34  5 11  5  1  5  .267
Jay P           3  0  2  0  0  0  .211
               30  0  7  0  2  4  .263

Cincinnati                     IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Jay L(3-4)                    8.0 11  5  5  2  1  5  108   3.38  35
                              8.0 11  5  5  2  1  5  108   3.64  35

New York(A)                    IP  H  R ER HR  W  K   Ct    ERA  BF
Ford W(4-2)                   9.0  7  0  0  0  2  4  123   2.19  32
                              9.0  7  0  0  0  2  4  123   2.26  32


CIN: Post hit for Zimmerman in the 8th
     Johnson,D moved to C in the 8th

 2B-Bell, G(4) Skowron(3) Richardson, B(4) Mantle(4)
 HR-NYY Mantle(10) off Jay(8) in the 6th with bases empty
        Skowron(7) off Jay(9) in the 8th with 1 on base
 CS-NYY Richardson(2) by Jay(3) and Zimmerman(7) in the 7th
RBI-NYY Skowron 3(16) Boyer(9) Mantle(19)
LOB-CIN(5) Coleman, G(19) Freese(15) Kasko(7) Pinson(13) Chacon(2)
    NYY(6) Mantle(9) Ford 5(10)
 DP-New York(A) 3

Game MVP:Whitey Ford

Yankee Stadium I, Time 2:34,  69,  5mph In from RF

Sep 2, 1961            1 2 3   4 5 6   7 8 9      R  H  E
1961 Cincinnati        0 0 0   0 0 0   0 0 0      0  7  0
1961 New York(A)       0 2 0   0 0 1   0 2 -      5 11  0

1961 Cincinnati        Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4
1 Pinson CF          1>G43          4>G63            K              K
2 Chacon 2B            G63            S              K            9>W
3 Robinson,F RF        P6             G63,12       7>S              K
4 Coleman, G 1B      2>W              F9             S,12           L6
5 Freese 3B            G643/dp      5>S              L5             Fd7
6 Kasko SS             G43            G643/dp        G5u3/dp
7 Bell, G LF         3>P3             G43          8>D
8 Zimmerman C          G63          6>L6
   Post PH                                           Fd7
   Johnson,D C
9 Jay P                G43            S              S/4u

1961 New York(A)       Ab1            Ab2            Ab3            Ab4
1 Richardson, B 2B   1>G43          3>D            5>G31          7>S
2 Kubek SS             G43            K              Fs8            CS2(26)G43
3 Maris RF             L6             G43,23         F8             G13
4 Mantle CF          2>D              L4           6>HR           8>P3
5 Howard C             F7           4>K              G43            S
6 Berra LF             F9             S              S              Fd9
7 Skowron 1B           D,2H           S,12           K              HR
8 Boyer 3B             S,2H,B2        K              W,12           P6
9 Ford P               K              L3             F8

Cincinnati       IN    OUT
Jay              AB1-1 End

New York(A)      IN    OUT
Ford             AB1-1 End