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1961 AMERICAN LEAGUE REVIEW

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An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, leaderboards, player registers and much more.
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RankPlayerPositionStatusTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPS
1Norm Cash1B DeceasedDetroit159535119193228411321151248592216.361.487.6621149
2Mickey MantleOF DeceasedNY Yankees153514132163166541281211261120152.317.448.6871135
3Rocky ColavitoOF RetiredDetroit16358312916930245140121137522814.290.402.580982
4Jim Gentile1B RetiredBaltimore14848696147252461411196106110812.302.423.6461069
5Roger MarisOF DeceasedNY Yankees1615901321591646114200946770716.269.372.620992
6Al KalineOF RetiredDetroit1535861161904171982141664244516.324.393.515908
7Harmon Killebrew1B-3B DeceasedMinnesota15054194156207461221210710930511.288.405.6061011
8Dick HowserSS DeceasedKC Athletics15861110817129634537992385838.280.377.362739
9Brooks Robinson3B RetiredBaltimore1636688919238776113475748921.287.334.397731
10Lenny GreenOF RetiredMinnesota15660092171287950171181506325.285.374.400774
11Jake Wood2B RetiredDetroit1626639617117141169309581414248.258.320.376696
12Tito FranconaOF-1B RetiredCleveland155592871783081685215652412311.301.363.459822
13Norm Siebern1B-OF RetiredKC Athletics1535606816636518982482911064.296.384.475859
14Bob AllisonOF DeceasedMinnesota15955683136213291052710310055817.245.363.450813
15Roy Sievers1B-OF RetiredChi White Sox14149276145266279210616260411.295.377.537914
16Nellie Fox2B DeceasedChi White Sox15960667152115251235912915717.251.323.295618
17Albie PearsonOF RetiredLA Angels1444279212321374111396403723.288.420.400820
18Al SmithOF-3B DeceasedChi White Sox14753288148294289344566752717.278.348.506854
19Bill Skowron1B DeceasedNY Yankees150561761502342889003510880321.267.318.472790
20Jim LandisOF RetiredChi White Sox1405348715118822851956571410510.283.362.470832
21Tony KubekSS RetiredNY Yankees1536178417038684613276011037.276.306.395701
22Minnie MinosoOF RetiredChi White Sox1525409115128314829467461601211.280.369.420789
23Bobby Richardson2B RetiredNY Yankees16266280173175349973023210215.261.295.316611
24Chuck Schilling2B RetiredBoston1586468716725256276787721118.259.340.327667
25Danny O'Connell2B-3B DeceasedWashington13849361128301137155776231536.260.361.331692
RankPlayerPositionStatusTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPS
26Johnny RomanoC RetiredCleveland14250976152291218000616051410.299.377.483860
27Luis AparicioSS RetiredChi White Sox156625901702446455313383314412.272.313.352665
28Vic Power1B DeceasedCleveland14756364151344563433816181219.268.309.369678
29Bill BrutonOF DeceasedDetroit16059699153155176322661663539.257.327.384711
30Willie KirklandOF RetiredCleveland1465258413622527957048771473.259.318.474792
31Leon WagnerOF DeceasedLA Angels1334537412719228795148653075.280.348.517865
32Jerry Lumpe2B DeceasedKC Athletics1485698116729935410483924410.293.348.392740
33Ken HuntOF RetiredLA Angels149479701222932584824912043612.255.325.484809
34Woodie HeldSS-OF DeceasedCleveland146509671362352378006911133614.267.354.468822
35Gary GeigerOF DeceasedBoston14049982116216186416487914637.232.349.407756
36Jim PiersallOF RetiredCleveland1214848115626764082434624318.322.378.442820
37Jackie BrandtOF RetiredBaltimore139516931531851672102625112317.297.371.444815
38Earl BatteyC DeceasedMinnesota13346070139241175533536635118.302.377.470847
39Frank Malzone3B RetiredBoston15159074157214148713444910919.266.314.386700
40Carl YastrzemskiOF RetiredBoston14858371155316118065509632519.266.324.396720
41Sherm LollarC DeceasedChi White Sox11633738951017410037226135.282.360.380740
42Lee ThomasOF-1B RetiredNY Yankees2201000000000000.500.500.5001000
  OF-1B RetiredLA Angels13045077128115247005477422312.284.353.491844
43Steve Boros3B RetiredDetroit116396511071825624268428678.270.382.364746
44Marty KeoughOF-1B RetiredWashington135390579718993412532602436.249.307.410717
45Leo PosadaOF RetiredKC Athletics116344378710475300368444128.253.321.366687
46Don BuddinSS DeceasedBoston11533958892236422172452617.263.394.398792
47Zoilo VersallesSS DeceasedMinnesota1295106514325575316925611428.280.314.390704
48Chuck HintonOF DeceasedWashington106339518813563422540811035.260.337.381718
49Ron HansenSS RetiredBaltimore15553351132132125113669613419.248.329.347676
50Bill MonbouquetteP RetiredBoston336969000500102901401.130.241.130371
RankPlayerPositionStatusTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPS
51Clete Boyer3B DeceasedNY Yankees14850461113195115513638321813.224.308.347655
52Johnny BlanchardOF-C DeceasedNY Yankees93243387410121541027284016.305.382.613995
53Jim LemonOF DeceasedMinnesota12942357109261145211449842611.258.329.423752
54Johnny Temple2B DeceasedCleveland1295187314322333095613607212.276.351.347698
55Don SchwallP RetiredBoston276151120060011001101.180.194.213407
56Elston HowardC-OF DeceasedNY Yankees1294466415517521770328653145.348.387.549936
57Jack FisherP RetiredBaltimore36562500020042511001.089.164.089253
58Gus TriandosC DeceasedBaltimore1153973597210176300446011213.244.320.426746
59Dale Long1B DeceasedWashington123377529420417490039411067.249.317.459776
60Floyd RobinsonOF RetiredChi White Sox1324326913420711597452324314.310.389.465854
61Bill TuttleOF DeceasedKC Athletics25841522220800990202.262.333.333666
  OF DeceasedMinnesota113370389112353813434107513.246.321.335656
62Bubba Phillips3B-OF DeceasedCleveland14354664144231187210296157314.264.305.408713
63Coot VealSS RetiredWashington6921821441000818192931023.202.273.248521
64Willie TasbyOF RetiredWashington141494541241321763410589423415.251.330.389719
65Steve BarberP DeceasedBaltimore37806131026005421900.162.221.250471
66Del RiceC DeceasedLA Angels44831120404110120190311.241.385.434819
67Chuck EstradaP RetiredBaltimore3370481000002320902.114.139.129268
68Ted Kluszewski1B DeceasedLA Angels107263326412015390024230034.243.303.460763
69Gene GreenC-OF DeceasedWashington11036452102163186202356510526.280.341.489830
70Gary BellP RetiredCleveland34818161009004170910.198.233.210443
71Yogi BerraC RetiredNY Yankees1193956210711022612035282057.271.330.466796
72Whitey HerzogOF RetiredBaltimore11332339941165351450411216.291.387.409796
73Jackie JensenOF DeceasedBoston13749864131212136698666932416.263.350.392742
74Chuck Cottier2B RetiredDetroit10722000100110100.286.375.286661
  2B RetiredWashington10133737791442349130511645.234.296.318614
75Steve Bilko1B DeceasedLA Angels114294498216120591158810029.279.395.544939
RankPlayerPositionStatusTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPS
76Wayne CauseySS-2B RetiredKC Athletics10431237861418490037280845.276.348.404752
77Chico FernandezSS RetiredDetroit1334354110815434085364504114.248.305.322627
78Dick McAuliffe2B-SS RetiredDetroit8028536731246332324394115.256.322.389711
79Earl AverillC-OF RetiredLA Angels11532356869021591062702149.266.384.489873
80Eli GrbaP RetiredLA Angels426481530211006171811.234.306.375681
81Bud Zipfel1B-OF RetiredWashington501701734754181115490323.200.262.371633
82Reno Bertoia3B-2B DeceasedMinnesota35104172220180020120223.212.333.260593
  3B-2B DeceasedKC Athletics39120122920013109150446.242.286.258544
  3B-2B DeceasedDetroit2446610101420380200.217.265.304569
83Jerry Adair2B-SS DeceasedBaltimore133386411022119375235512146.264.326.394720


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