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1961 Detroit TigersAmerican League (MLB)
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Bob Bruce played for the 1961 Detroit Tigers
LeagueAmerican LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameTigers
LocationDetroit,Michigan
Record101-61 (2nd)League Rank2ndMLB Rank2nd
ManagerBob ScheffingGeneral ManagerRick Ferrell
CoachesPhil Cavarretta (Third Base Coach), Tom Ferrick (Pitching Coach), Don Heffner (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Years Available1901-2017

Team History -- 1961 Statistics -- 1961 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

1961 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
2Jake Wood2bR2416266396171171411693095814142428.258.320.376.69624942731.311.118.237.3127.919.32.41.560.324.6    
38Bill BrutonofL35160596991531551763226616635309.257.327.384.71122937668.264.127.257.3219.19.91.12.535.124.2    
6Al KalineofR2615358611619041719821416642445216.324.393.515.90830267665.323.191.326.3999.96.30.62.930.835.3    
7Rocky ColavitoofR27163583129169302451401211375228214.290.402.580.98233877708.263.290.482.42416.010.60.76.413.045.6    
25Norm Cash1bL2615953511919322841132115124859221916.361.487.6621.14935471672.370.301.544.48818.512.70.76.113.136.8    
9Chico FernandezssR2913343541108154340853645041414.248.305.322.62714022476.271.074.163.2837.69.51.30.6145.020.4    
1Steve Boros3bR241163965110718256242684286728.270.382.364.74614425485.287.094.270.34314.08.70.61.079.223.4    
10Dick BrowncR269330832821221645022257033210.266.312.474.78614630336.277.208.273.3416.617.02.64.819.336.6    
3Dick McAuliffessL2180285367312463323243941105.256.322.389.71111122315.278.133.214.3207.612.41.61.947.530.1    
12Mike RoarkecR308622921516122200203102236.223.283.284.567659253.247.061.148.2567.912.31.60.8114.517.7    
4Charlie MaxwellofL347913111304251800202410121.229.333.405.7385311153.243.176.328.32713.115.71.23.326.236.7    
17Frank LarypR3142108132520150032713002.231.259.278.537303115.300.047.074.2452.623.59.00.9108.012.0    
40Bubba MortonofR29771082631512193192510211.287.342.407.749448120.349.120.222.3317.520.82.81.754.025.8    
14Jim BunningpR293810061310040023002003.130.147.140.287141104.186.010.030.1331.928.915.00.00.07.7    
28Bobo Osborne1b-3bL2571938207021310201501001.215.354.355.709339114.237.140.366.33017.513.20.81.846.545.0    
15Don MossipL32357981320180062806000.165.224.228.45218391.240.063.139.2116.630.84.71.179.023.1    
21Paul FoytackpR30325441210120011106003.222.236.296.53216261.262.074.093.2381.618.011.01.654.016.7    
8Reno Bertoia3b-2bR2624466101014203802000.217.265.304.56914251.243.087.196.2595.915.72.72.046.020.0    
16Phil ReganpR2433404310010031503001.075.140.100.2404146.120.025.100.1216.532.65.00.00.033.3    
8Ozzie Virgil3bR282030140011001500002.133.161.233.3947131.125.100.133.1773.216.15.03.230.025.0    
5Frank HousecL311722351103004201101.227.333.364.6978228.238.137.318.31314.37.10.50.00.040.0    
11Ron KlinepR291018231002000813000.167.211.222.4334122.300.055.056.2010.036.40.00.00.033.3    
26George AlusikofR261514020002001400100.143.188.143.3312016.182.000.071.1576.325.04.00.00.00.0    
11Harry ChiticR28512010000001200001.083.154.083.2371013.100.000.083.1247.715.42.00.00.00.0    
18Terry FoxpR253912120000001701000.167.231.167.3982014.400.000.083.1947.150.07.00.00.00.0    
19Bill FreehancR19410140004001000000.400.455.400.8554011.400.000.100.3939.10.00.00.00.00.0    
37Hank AguirrepB30459000001000803100.000.000.000.0000013.000.000.000.0000.061.50.00.00.00.0    
32Bob BrucepR28149111001002201001.111.273.222.4952112.143.111.333.24516.716.71.00.00.0100.0    
26Bill FischerpR30267000000000200000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.028.60.00.00.00.0    
3Chuck CottierssR25107220001001101000.286.375.286.661209.333.000.143.31511.111.11.00.00.00.0    
24George ThomasofR23176200000000400000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.066.70.00.00.00.0    
22Vic Wertzof-1bL3686010001000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.1510.016.70.00.00.00.0    
5Dick Gernert1bR3265110011001200001.200.333.8001.133416.000.600.800.46416.733.32.016.75.0100.0    
20Hal WoodeshickpR28124100000001100000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14220.020.01.00.00.00.0    
45Howie KoplitzpR2344000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.025.00.00.00.00.0    
11Fred GladdingpL2583000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
19Jerry CasalepR2733000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
32Ron NischwitzpB2362000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
46Joe GrzendapR24410100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9040.00.00.00.00.00.0    
19Jim DonohuepR22141000000000000001.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0    
20Gerry StaleypR40131000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (41 players)1625561841148121553180779983667386538644239125.266.347.421.76823424486378.285.421.287.00010.613.61.32.830.930.3 

1961 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraft
17Frank LaryR31STMLB2393.243636022400275.12521179924661466061.168.240.782.164.772.213.82.7193.43  
14Jim BunningR29STMLB17113.193837112411268.02321139525711942091.137.790.842.386.512.733.79.6073.23  
15Don MossiL32STMLB1572.963534112111240.1237977929471371201.188.881.091.765.132.913.63.6823.59  
21Paul FoytackR30S/RMLB11103.933220126040169.215281742756891021.238.061.432.974.721.594.30.5244.62  
16Phil ReganR24S/RMLB1075.253216166072120.013470701941461011.4610.051.433.083.451.125.25.5884.92  
18Terry FoxR25R/CLMLB521.413903900251257.142129616320031.026.590.942.515.022.001.88.7143.81  
11Ron KlineR29S/RMLB532.721082311056.1532517317273001.258.470.482.724.311.593.99.6253.21  
37Hank AguirreL30RelMLB443.25450450021855.1442220538324021.497.160.816.185.200.843.58.5004.76  
26Bill FischerR30RelMLB325.01261250013346.25428261017182001.5410.411.933.283.471.065.40.6005.68  
32Bob BruceR28S/RMLB124.431468002044.2572822624250021.8311.491.214.845.041.045.64.3334.95  
19Jim DonohueR22RelMLB113.5414014008120.123108215202001.8910.180.896.648.851.334.43.5004.10  
20Hal WoodeshickL28RelMLB117.8512210002018.1251716317131002.3212.271.478.356.380.768.35.5006.06  
24Manny MontejoR25RelMLB003.8612012002016.1137726151021.187.161.103.318.272.503.86.0003.80  
11Fred GladdingR25RelMLB103.31808002016.11876111111021.809.920.556.066.061.003.861.0004.41  
20Gerry StaleyR40RelMLB113.3813013008213.115651681001.6010.130.684.055.401.334.05.5003.70  
45Howie KoplitzR23S/RMLB202.25413102012.016630891002.0012.000.006.006.751.134.501.0003.07  
19Jerry CasaleR27S/RMLB005.25312000012.015873362001.5011.252.252.254.502.006.00.0005.57  
32Ron NischwitzL23RelMLB015.56615002011.1131272880001.8910.321.596.356.351.009.53.0005.57  
46Joe GrzendaL24RelMLB107.9440400005.29552200002.1214.293.183.180.000.007.941.0008.22  
Pitching Totals: (19 players)101613.5516316322062101013014571404671575170469836292291.298.671.052.905.161.784.14.623

1961 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PHank Aguirre30MLBp45-55172010.8000.180.15---45100.027.8Fielding by Day
PTerry Fox25MLBp39-576121119.9470.460.32---39100.024.1Fielding by Day
PJim Bunning29MLBp38-26821293653.9431.320.19---38100.023.5Fielding by Day
PFrank Lary31MLBp36-27532551588.9892.420.32---4285.722.2Fielding by Day
PDon Mossi32MLBp35-2407401848.9791.340.20---35100.021.6Fielding by Day
PPaul Foytack30MLBp32-16981302211.0000.660.12---32100.019.8Fielding by Day
PPhil Regan24MLBp32-1207800151.0000.470.13---3397.019.8Fielding by Day
PBill Fischer30MLBp26-466500111.0000.420.24---26100.016.0Fielding by Day
PBob Bruce28MLBp14-4451107.8570.430.14---14100.08.6Fielding by Day
PJim Donohue22MLBp14-20020021.0000.140.10---14100.08.6Fielding by Day
PGerry Staley40MLBp13-13130041.0000.310.31---13100.08.0Fielding by Day
PManny Montejo25MLBp12-16000000.000.00---12100.07.4Fielding by Day
PHal Woodeshick28MLBp12-18282012.8330.830.56---12100.07.4Fielding by Day
PRon Kline29MLBp10-56270191.0000.900.16---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PFred Gladding25MLBp8-1611103.6670.250.13---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
PRon Nischwitz23MLBp6-1111103.6670.330.18---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PHowie Koplitz23MLBp4-12010011.0000.250.08---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PJoe Grzenda24MLBp4-5120031.0000.750.60---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PJerry Casale27MLBp3-1222226.6671.330.33---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CDick Brown26MLBc91--4603857503.9905.470.00--69397.856.2Fielding by Day
CMike Roarke30MLBc85--3832255410.9884.760.00--68698.852.5Fielding by Day
CFrank House31MLBc14--3611038.9742.640.00---1782.48.6Fielding by Day
CHarry Chiti28MLBc5--19300221.0004.400.00--15100.03.1Fielding by Day
CBill Freehan19MLBc3--14400181.0006.000.00---475.01.9Fielding by Day
COzzie Virgil28MLB3b3--210031.0001.000.00---2015.01.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BNorm Cash26MLB1b157--1231127111211369.9928.650.00---15998.796.9Fielding by Day
1BBobo Osborne25MLB1b-3b11--50304531.0004.820.00---7115.56.8Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BJake Wood24MLB2b162--3803962583801.9694.790.00---162100.0100.0Fielding by Day
2BReno Bertoia26MLB3b-2b7--7703141.0002.000.00---2429.24.3Fielding by Day
2BChuck Cottier25MLB2b2--260281.0004.000.00---1020.01.2Fielding by Day
2BOzzie Virgil28MLB3b1--000000.000.00---205.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BSteve Boros24MLB3b116--1151921515322.9532.650.00---116100.071.6Fielding by Day
3BDick McAuliffe21MLB2b-ss22--13395357.9122.360.00---8027.513.6Fielding by Day
3BReno Bertoia26MLB3b-2b13--10172229.9312.080.00---2454.28.0Fielding by Day
3BOzzie Virgil28MLB3b9--961216.9381.670.00---2045.05.6Fielding by Day
3BBobo Osborne25MLB1b-3b8--10121223.9572.750.00---7111.34.9Fielding by Day
3BChico Fernandez29MLBss8--101000201.0002.500.00---1336.04.9Fielding by Day
3BAl Kaline26MLBof1--110021.0002.000.00---1530.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSChico Fernandez29MLBss121--2073122359542.9584.290.00---13391.074.7Fielding by Day
SSDick McAuliffe21MLB2b-ss55--791151429208.9333.530.00---8068.834.0Fielding by Day
SSChuck Cottier25MLB2b8--71119.8891.000.00---1080.04.9Fielding by Day
SSReno Bertoia26MLB3b-2b1--000000.000.00---244.20.6Fielding by Day
SSOzzie Virgil28MLB3b1--220041.0004.000.00---205.00.6Fielding by Day
SSGeorge Thomas23MLBof1--310141.0004.000.00---175.90.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFRocky Colavito27MLBof161--3291694354.9752.140.00---16398.899.4Fielding by Day
OFBill Bruton35MLBof155--410452419.9882.670.00---16096.995.7Fielding by Day
OFAl Kaline26MLBof147--378943391.9902.630.00---15396.190.7Fielding by Day
OFBubba Morton29MLBof30--3912142.9521.330.00---7739.018.5Fielding by Day
OFCharlie Maxwell34MLBof25--5322057.9652.200.00---7931.615.4Fielding by Day
OFGeorge Thomas23MLBof2--000000.000.00---1711.81.2Fielding by Day
OFGeorge Alusik26MLBof1--000000.000.00---156.70.6Fielding by Day

1961 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Phil CavarrettaThird Base Coach1916-07-19 44Chicago,Illinois MLB1934-19781934-1955   1B-OF
Rick FerrellGeneral Manager1905-10-12 55Durham,North Carolina MLB1929-19471929-1947   C
Tom FerrickPitching Coach1915-01-06 46New York,New York MLB1941-19521941-1952   P
Don HeffnerFirst Base Coach1911-02-08 50Rouzerville,Pennsylvania MLB1934-19441934-1944   2B
George KellBroadcaster1922-08-23 38Swifton,Arkansas MLB1943-19571943-1957   3B
Bob MavisScout1918-04-08 43Milwaukee,Wisconsin --   H
Bob ScheffingManager1913-08-11 47Overland,Missouri MLB1941-19511941-1951   C