1971 National League Championship Series (NLCS)
Pittsburgh Pirates vs San Francisco Giants

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The 1971 National League Championship Series (NLCS), was the playoff round that Pittsburgh Pirates beat San Francisco Giants to win the 1971 National League pennant. Pittsburgh Pirates advanced to play the winner of the 1971 American League Championship Series in the 1971 World Series

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1971 National League Championship Series (NLCS):
Pittsburgh Pirates vs San Francisco Giants

Pittsburgh Pirates (97 - 65) vs San Francisco Giants (90 - 72).
The Pittsburgh Pirates defeat San Francisco Giants 3 games to 1.

1971 NLCS Game by Game Breakdown


1971 NLCS Game #1 Recap1971-10-02 at Candlestick Park with 40977 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
San Francisco Giants0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 X572
Pittsburgh Pirates0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0490

Pitchers for game 1 in the 1971 NLCS
SFG - Perry
PIT - Blass, Moose (6), Giusti (8)
Home Runs in game 1 in the 1971 NLCS
SFG -Fuentes, McCovey
PIT -


1971 NLCS Game #2 Recap1971-10-03 at Candlestick Park with 42562 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
San Francisco Giants1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2490
Pittsburgh Pirates0 1 0 2 1 0 4 0 19150

Pitchers for game 2 in the 1971 NLCS
SFG - Cumberland, Barr (4), McMahon (5), Carrithers (7), Bryant (7), Hamilton (9)
PIT - Ellis, Miller (6), Giusti (9)
Home Runs in game 2 in the 1971 NLCS
SFG -Mays
PIT -Roberston (3), Clines


1971 NLCS Game #3 Recap1971-10-05 at Three Rivers Stadium with 38322 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Pittsburgh Pirates0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 X241
San Francisco Giants0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0152

Pitchers for game 3 in the 1971 NLCS
PIT - Johnson, Giusti (9)
SFG - Marichal
Home Runs in game 3 in the 1971 NLCS
PIT -Robertson, Hebner
SFG -


1971 NLCS Game #4 Recap1971-10-06 at Three Rivers Stadium with 35487 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Pittsburgh Pirates2 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 X9112
San Francisco Giants1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 05100

Pitchers for game 4 in the 1971 NLCS
PIT - Blass, Kison (3, Giusti (7)
SFG - Perry, Johnson (6), McMahon (8)
Home Runs in game 4 in the 1971 NLCS
PIT -Hebner, Oliver
SFG -Speier, McCovey