This Day in Giants History: August 21, 1951

The Giants manage just one run in seven innings off Reds knuckleballer Willard Ramsdell‚ but the wheels come off “The Knuck” in the eighth: Eddie Stanky belts a leadoff homer‚ Whitey Lockman adds a two-run shot‚ and Wes Westrum finishes with a three-run roundtripper off reliever Frank Smith. George Spencer wins in relief‚ 7-4. With their tenth straight win‚ the Giants move to 7 1/2 behind the rained-out Dodgers.

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