Season Information
Team Name
1961 San Francisco Giants
League
National League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
85-69 (.552)   GBL: -8
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
3 / 3 / 6
Runs For/Against
773 / 655   Diff: +118
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
4
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1883-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1961-12-15Joe PignatanoTraded by Athletics to Giants for Jose Tartabull.C-3B5-10180RR1929-08-04Brooklyn,NY
MLB1957-19621957-1962
1961-12-15Jose TartabullTraded by Giants to Athletics for Joe Pignatano.OF5-11165LL1938-11-27Cienfuegos,CU
1958-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1962-19701962-1970
1961-11-30Eddie FisherTraded by Giants with Verle Tiefenthaler, Bob Farley and Dom Zanni to White Sox for Don Larsen and Billy Pierce.P6-2200RR1936-07-16Shreveport,LA
1958-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1959-19731958-1973
1961-11-30Dom ZanniTraded by Giants with Verle Tiefenthaler, Bob Farley and Eddie Fisher to White Sox for Don Larsen and Billy Pierce.P5-11180RR1932-03-01Bronx,NY
1951-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1958-19661958-1966
1961-11-30Bob FarleyTraded by Giants with Verle Tiefenthaler, Dom Zanni and Eddie Fisher to White Sox for Don Larsen and Billy Pierce.1B-OF6-2200LL1937-11-15Watsontown,PA
1957-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1961-19621961-1962
1961-11-30Don LarsenTraded by White Sox with Billy Pierce to Giants for Verle Tiefenthaler, Bob Farley, Dom Zanni and Eddie Fisher.P-OF6-4227RR1929-08-07Michigan City,IN
MLB1953-19671953-1967
1961-11-30Billy PierceTraded by White Sox with Don Larsen to Giants for Verle Tiefenthaler, Bob Farley, Dom Zanni and Eddie Fisher.P-1B5-10160LL1927-04-02Detroit,MI
MLB1945-19641945-1964
1961-11-27Bob ChanceSelected by Indians from Giants in first year minor league draft.1B-OF6-2219LR1940-09-10Statesboro,GA
1961-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1963-19691963-1969
1961-10-16Billy LoesPurchased by Mets from Giants.P6-1170RR1929-12-13Long Island City,NY
MLB1950-19611950-1961
1961-10-13Jim MarshallPurchased by Mets from Giants.1B-OF6-1190LL1931-05-25Danville,IL
MLB1958-19621958-1962
1961-10-10Joey AmalfitanoSelected by Astros from Giants in expansion draft.2B-3B5-11180RR1934-01-23San Pedro,CA
MLB1954-19671954-1967
1961-10-10Eddie BressoudSelected by Astros from Giants in expansion draft.SS-2B6-1175RR1932-05-02Los Angeles,CA
MLB1956-19671956-1967
1961-10-10Ray DaviaultSelected by Mets from Giants in expansion draft.P6-1170RR1934-05-27Montreal,QC
1953-  0-   0-BRO
MLB1962-19621962-1962
1961-10-10Sam JonesSelected by Astros from Giants in expansion draft.P6-4200RR1925-12-14Stewartsville,OH
MLB1951-19641951-1964
1961-10-10Hobie LandrithSelected by Mets from Giants in expansion draft.C5-10170LR1930-03-16Decatur,IL
MLB1950-19631950-1963
1961-09-19Dave MaySigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.OF-DH5-10186LR1943-12-23New Castle,DE
1961-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1967-19781962-1978
1961-05-13Sherman JonesTraded by Giants with Don Blasingame and Bob Schmidt to Reds for Ed Bailey.P6-4205LR1935-02-10Winton,NC
1953-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1960-19621960-1962
1961-04-27Don BlasingameTraded by Giants with Sherman Jones and Bob Schmidt to Reds for Ed Bailey.2B-SS5-10165LR1932-03-16Corinth,MS
MLB1955-19661955-1966
1961-04-27Bob SchmidtTraded by Giants with Sherman Jones and Don Blasingame to Reds for Ed Bailey.C6-2205RR1933-04-22St. Louis,MO
MLB1958-19651958-1965
1961-04-27Ed BaileyTraded by Reds to Giants for Sherman Jones, Don Blasingame and Bob Schmidt.C-1B6-2205LR1931-04-15Strawberry Plains,TN
MLB1953-19661953-1966
1961-01-01Damaso BlancoSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.3B-SS5-10165RR1941-12-11Curiepe,VZ
1961-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1972-19741972-1974
1961-01-01Bob ChanceSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.1B-OF6-2219LR1940-09-10Statesboro,GA
1961-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1963-19691963-1969
1961-01-01Frank JohnsonSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.OF-3B6-1155RR1942-07-22El Paso,TX
1961-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1966-19711966-1971
1961-01-01Hal LanierSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.SS-2B6-2180RR1942-07-04Denton,NC
1961-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1964-19731961-1979
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