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+ 1961
Most Valuable Player:
Starting Pitchers: Whitey Ford (AL) Warren Spahn (NL)
Hosting Ballpark: Candlestick Park (-)
Attendance: 44,115
  • A full listing of players on the final All-Star Team rosters for both American and National Leagues. Players originally named are not listed in the roster grid. However, for some years, where data is available, we have tried to record the replacement information.
  • First-time all-stars are highlighted.
  • Starters are listed in bold
  • Roster Notes (if any)
  • National League (1961)
    YearPlayerTeamPosHtWtB-TBornBirthplaceAgeFreq
    1961Luis Aparicio (s)Chicago White SoxSS5-9160R-R274
    1961Luis ArroyoNew York YankeesP5-8190L-L342
    1961Yogi BerraNew York YankeesC5-8194L-R3614
    1961Jackie BrandtBaltimore OriolesOF5-11170R-R271
    1961Jim Bunning (s)Detroit TigersP6-3195R-R293
    1961Norm Cash (s)Detroit Tigers1B6-0190L-L261
    1961Rocky Colavito (s)Detroit TigersOF6-3190R-R272
    1961Dick DonovanWashington Senators IIP6-3205L-R332
    1961Whitey Ford (s)New York YankeesP5-10181L-L327
    1961Mike FornielesBoston Red SoxP5-11172R-R291
    1961Nellie FoxChicago White Sox2B5-9150L-R3311
    1961Tito FranconaCleveland IndiansOF-1B5-11190L-L271
    1961Jim GentileBaltimore Orioles1B6-4215L-L272
    1961Elston HowardNew York YankeesC-OF6-2200R-R325
    1961Dick HowserKansas City AthleticsSS5-8155R-R251
    1961Al Kaline (s)Detroit TigersOF6-2180R-R267
    1961Harmon KillebrewMinnesota Twins1B-3B5-11214R-R252
    1961Tony Kubek (s)New York YankeesSS6-3191L-R243
    1961Frank LaryDetroit TigersP5-11180R-R312
    1961Barry LatmanCleveland IndiansP6-3210R-R251
    1961Mickey Mantle (s)New York YankeesOF5-11198B-R2910
    1961Roger Maris (s)New York YankeesOF6-0204L-R263
    1961Camilo PascualMinnesota TwinsP5-11185R-R273
    1961Jim PerryCleveland IndiansP6-4200B-R251
    1961Billy PierceChicago White SoxP5-10160L-L347
    1961Brooks Robinson (s)Baltimore Orioles3B6-1190R-R242
    1961Johnny Romano (s)Cleveland IndiansC5-11205R-R261
    1961Don SchwallBoston Red SoxP6-6200R-R251
    1961Roy SieversChicago White Sox1B-OF6-1195R-R344
    1961Bill SkowronNew York Yankees1B5-11195R-R305
    1961Johnny Temple (s)Cleveland Indians2B5-11175R-R334
    1961Hoyt WilhelmBaltimore OriolesP6-0195R-R373
    National League (1961)
    YearPlayerTeamPosHtWtB-TBornBirthplaceAgeFreq
    1961Hank AaronMilwaukee BravesOF6-0180R-R277
    1961George AltmanChicago CubsOF6-4200L-R281
    1961Ed BaileySan Francisco GiantsC6-2205L-R304
    1961Ernie BanksChicago Cubs1B-SS6-1180R-R307
    1961Frank Bolling (s)Milwaukee Braves2B6-1175R-R291
    1961Ken BoyerSt. Louis Cardinals3B-1B6-2200R-R304
    1961Smoky Burgess (s)Pittsburgh PiratesC5-8187L-R345
    1961Orlando Cepeda (s)San Francisco Giants1B6-2210R-R233
    1961Roberto Clemente (s)Pittsburgh PiratesOF5-11175R-R262
    1961Don DrysdaleLos Angeles DodgersP6-6216R-R242
    1961Roy FacePittsburgh PiratesP5-8155R-R333
    1961Joey JayCincinnati RedsP6-4228B-R251
    1961Eddie KaskoCincinnati RedsSS-3B6-0180R-R291
    1961Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles DodgersP6-2210R-L251
    1961Art MahaffeyPhiladelphia PhilliesP6-2200R-R231
    1961Eddie Mathews (s)Milwaukee Braves3B6-1200L-R298
    1961Willie Mays (s)San Francisco GiantsOF5-11180R-R308
    1961Mike McCormickSan Francisco GiantsP6-2195L-L222
    1961Stu MillerSan Francisco GiantsP5-11165R-R331
    1961Stan MusialSt. Louis CardinalsOF-1B6-0175L-L4018
    1961Bob Purkey (s)Cincinnati RedsP6-2195R-R312
    1961Frank RobinsonCincinnati RedsOF6-1195R-R254
    1961Johnny RoseboroLos Angeles DodgersC5-11190L-R282
    1961Warren Spahn (s)Milwaukee BravesP6-0175L-L4012
    1961Dick Stuart (s)Pittsburgh Pirates1B6-4212R-R281
    1961Bill White (s)St. Louis Cardinals1B6-0195L-L273
    1961Maury Wills (s)Los Angeles DodgersSS-3B5-11170B-R281
    1961Don ZimmerChicago Cubs3B-2B5-7175R-R301

    Roster Notes

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