April 10, 1961 | George Plimpton
April 10, 1961
July 17, 1961 | Roger Williams
Once a good bet for the second division, Cincinnati has now won the respect of the doubters by knocking off its toughest pennant rival
August 14, 1961 | Jim Brosnan
There are no national holidays in the month of August. Professional ballplayers, ground down by the summer sun and the strain of the pennant race, usually endure August days with stoic tolerance. For the Dodgers and...
August 28, 1961 | Maury Allen
With six weeks to go, three names were monopolizing attention in National and American League cities alike: Roger Eugene Maris, Mickey Charles Mantle and George Herman Ruth. Partially overlooked amidst this fuss and...