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1961 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  101-61   .623
Result:   2nd in American League
Manager(s):  Bob Scheffing
General Manager:   Rick Ferrell
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  1,600,710
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Gerry Staley (40)
Youngest Player:  Bill Freehan (19)
Longest Tenure:  Al Kaline (9)
Top Hitter:  Norm Cash (1)
Top Pitcher:  Jim Bunning (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  59.73%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees10953.673--
Detroit10161.6238.0
Baltimore9567.58614.0
Chi White Sox8676.53123.0
Cleveland7883.48430.5
Boston7686.46933.0
Minnesota7090.43838.0
LA Angels7091.43538.5
KC Athletics61100.37947.5
Washington61100.37947.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGPAOutsRCRC/GbabipSAISObb/kHR%SglXBHXBH%BB%SO%G/FP/PaPitStrBalSwg
2Jake Wood2b1124-MLB162731515844.4.311-.139.1180.411.51294224.67.919.31.000.00000
38Bill Brutonof2935-MLB160668466855.0.264-.128.1270.922.51163724.29.19.90.950.00000
6Al Kalineof626UDFA: 1953MLB1536654221348.6.323-.189.1911.572.91236735.39.96.31.110.00000
7Rocky Colavitoof327-MLB1637084401499.1.263-.098.2901.516.4927745.616.010.60.790.00000
25Norm Cash1b126UDFA: 1955MLB15967236717312.7.370-.118.3011.466.11227136.818.512.60.980.00000
9Chico Fernandezss7729-MLB133476351443.4.271-.159.0740.800.6862220.47.69.51.130.00000
1Steve Boros3b4324-MLB116485312675.8.287-.093.0941.621.0822523.414.08.70.660.00000
10Dick Brownc-26-MLB93336244465.1.277-.201.2080.394.8523036.66.517.00.910.00000
3Dick McAuliffe2b-ss7821UDFA: 1957MLB80315222394.7.278-.175.1330.621.9512230.17.612.41.570.00000
12Mike Roarkec-30-MLB86253188182.6.247-.135.0610.650.842917.67.912.30.850.00000
4Charlie Maxwellof-34-MLB79153103205.3.243-.076.1760.833.3191136.713.115.70.590.00000
17Frank Laryp-31-MLB421158851.7.300-.204.0470.110.922312.02.623.50.790.00000
40Bubba Mortonof-29-MLB7712081165.3.349-.185.1200.361.723825.87.520.81.250.00000
14Jim Bunningp-29-MLB3810492-5-1.4.186-.110.0100.070.01217.71.928.81.270.00000
28Bobo Osborne1b-3b-25-MLB7111475155.2.237.011.1401.331.811945.017.513.21.860.00000
15Don Mossip-32-MLB35917220.6.240-.089.0630.211.110323.16.630.81.530.00000
21Paul Foytackp-30-MLB32615121.2.262-.204.0740.091.610216.71.618.02.360.00000
8Reno Bertoia3b-2b8226-MLB24513842.9.243-.109.0870.382.08220.05.915.71.310.00000
16Phil Reganp-24-MLB334641-3-1.7.120.000.0250.200.02133.36.532.61.270.00000
8Ozzie Virgil3b-28-MLB2031280-0.3.125-.100.1000.203.23125.03.216.11.630.00000
5Frank Housec-31-MLB17282034.5.238-.045.1372.000.03240.014.37.11.130.00000
11Ron Klinep-29-MLB10221800.3.300-.167.0550.000.02133.30.036.49.000.00000
26George Alusikof-26-MLB1516130-0.4.182-.071.0000.250.0200.06.325.00.500.00000
11Harry Chitic-28-MLB51312-1-1.8.100.000.0000.500.0100.07.715.40.800.00000
18Terry Foxp-25-MLB3914110-0.8.400-.083.0000.140.0200.07.150.03.000.00000
19Bill Freehanc-19UDFA: 1961MLB411629.4.400-.300.000--0.0400.09.10.05.000.00000
37Hank Aguirrep-30-MLB451313--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.061.54.000.00000
32Bob Brucep-28-MLB14121000.9.143.111.1111.000.001100.016.716.71.330.00000
26Bill Fischerp-30-MLB2677--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.028.61.500.00000
3Chuck Cottier2b7425-MLB109614.0.333-.143.0001.000.0200.011.111.11.500.00000
24George Thomasof-23-MLB1766--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.066.71.000.00000
22Vic Wertzof-1b-36-MLB8650-0.3.200-.167.0000.000.0100.00.016.70.000.00000
5Dick Gernert1b-32-MLB66515.3.000.000.6000.5016.701100.016.733.31.000.00000
20Hal Woodeshickp-28-MLB12540-1.3.000.250.0001.000.0000.020.020.0--0.00000
45Howie Koplitzp-23-MLB444--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.025.02.000.00000
11Fred Gladdingp-25UDFA: 1956MLB833--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.0100.0--0.00000
19Jerry Casalep-27-MLB333--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.0100.0--0.00000
32Ron Nischwitzp-23-MLB622--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.0100.0--0.00000
46Joe Grzendap-24-MLB4101--1.000-1.000.000--0.0100.00.00.0--0.00000
19Jim Donohuep-22-MLB1412--.000.000.000--0.0000.00.00.0--0.00000
20Gerry Staleyp-40-MLB1311--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.0100.0--0.00000
Totals: (41 players)--637843478885.5.285-.134.0000.782.8103344830.210.613.61.00--0000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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