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Tommy Davis Hits 15th Homer as Drysdale, Dodgers Beat Pirates

July 30, 1961 - Don Drysdale, with help from Ron Perranoski in the ninth, pitched the Dodgers to a 7-3 victory over the Pirates today. The Reds, who split a doubleheader with the Cubs, now trail the Dodgers in the National League standings by half a game. Tommy Davis paced the Los Angeles attack, smashing his 15th home run and two singles.


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