This Day in Giants History: August 22, 1961

The hot Giants sweep a pair from the National-League-leading Reds‚ winning 12-2 and 5-3. Visiting San Francisco features 20 hits in the opener to back Mike McCormick. Orlando Cepeda‘s league-leading 35th home run starts the scoring in the nitecap‚ as Sam Jones and Stu Miller combine. Willie Mays has his 32nd and 33rd homers in the twinbill.

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