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1961 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  109-53   .673
Result:   1st in American League
Manager(s):  Ralph Houk
General Manager:   Roy Hamey
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Attendance:  1,747,725
Playoffs:  Won World Series (Reds)

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Earl Torgeson (37)
Youngest Player:  Al Downing (20)
Longest Tenure:  Yogi Berra (16)
Top Hitter:  Mickey Mantle (2)
Top Pitcher:  Whitey Ford (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  81.94%
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
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Bobby Richardson+2b2325-MLB162662801731753499730232110215.261.295.316610.276209706523673.5.266
10Tony Kubek+ss2124-MLB15361784170386846132760111037.276.306.395701.310244658470854.9.293
9Roger Maris+of526-MLB16159013215916461142009467700716.269.372.620993.4243666984541498.9.209
14Bill Skowron+1b1930-MLB1505617615023428890035108890321.267.318.472790.341265607435845.2.285
7Mickey Mantle+of229-MLB1535141321631665412812112611209152.317.448.6871135.47835364636016612.4.309
6,34Clete Boyer+3b5124-MLB148504611131951155136383241813.224.308.347656.295175578416573.7.244
32Elston Howard+c-of5632-MLB12944664155175217703286536145.348.387.549936.405245482304978.6.368
8Yogi Berra+c7136-MLB11939562107110226120352824057.271.330.466795.346184437300696.2.243
38Johnny Blanchard+of-c5228-MLB932433874101215410272849016.305.382.613995.420149275176609.2.272
11Hector Lopez+of-3b-31-MLB9324327547232210243811238.222.292.305596.27274273202212.9.249
17Bob Cerv+of-35-MLB5711817325162010121710006.271.344.483827.3655713192205.9.274
12Billy Gardner+2b-33-MLB4199112150120061830104.212.278.293571.264291098372.3.250
16Whitey Ford+p-32-MLB399611171001000121700511.177.266.187454.223181148641.2.212
22Bill Stafford+p-21-MLB366751221030041100300.179.225.239464.21316745831.5.214
23Ralph Terry+p-25-MLB316631520050011600511.227.235.258493.22117735831.2.294
45Rollie Sheldon+p-24-MLB36561700040022400200.125.155.125280.13476051-3-1.6.219
28Bud Daley+p-28-MLB2345361002001100200.133.152.156308.1417484100.1.136
20Joe DeMaestri+ss-32-MLB30411600020001300001.146.146.146293.13264136-2-1.5.214
39Jim Coates+p-28-MLB43351100000012110800.029.081.029110.06414542-4-2.7.071
47Luis Arroyo+p-34-MLB6525272000000400300.280.280.360640.2839282133.6.333
19Bob Turley+p-30-MLB15211200030001100311.095.091.095186.08222524-2-2.5.182
6Deron Johnson+1b-3b-22UDFA: 1956MLB1319120002002500012.105.182.105287.14722220-1-1.6.133
28Art Ditmar+p-32-MLB1219010000000500000.053.053.053105.04811918-2-2.7.071
29Earl Torgeson+1b-37-MLB2218320000018300001.111.385.111496.2882261811.6.133
34Bob Hale+1b-27-MLB1113220011000000001.154.154.385538.2295131211.5.083
15Jack Reed+of-28-MLB2813420001001100000.154.214.154368.1802141100.5.167
25Jesse Gonder+c-25-MLB1512241003003101001.333.467.417883.386515927.4.364
15Tom Tresh+of-ss-23-MLB98120000000100001.250.250.250500.22628700.2.286
18Hal Reniff+p-22-MLB255000000000200000.000.000.0000.000055--.000
26Tex Clevenger+p-28-MLB214111001000100000.250.250.500750.31924315.8.333
17Lee Thomas+of-1b4225-MLB22010000000000000.500.500.5001000.452121013.4.500
24Danny McDevitt+p-28-MLB81100000001100000.000.500.000500.35502102.6.000
24Al Downing+p-20UDFA: 1961MLB51000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (33 players)1625559827146119440240782281854378535455745120.263.330.442772--2455623943388795.5.267

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
16Whitey Ford+132-MLB2543.21393911300283.0242108101239220981 01.187.700.732.936.650.44.2661.27
22Bill Stafford+1421-MLB1492.6836258362195.01686558135910115 01.167.750.602.724.660.58.2541.11
23Ralph Terry+1025-MLB1633.1531279220188.1162746619428601 01.087.740.912.014.110.49.2420.82
45Rollie Sheldon+3924-MLB1153.6035216250162.2149706517558462 01.258.240.943.044.650.65.2610.87
39Jim Coates+6528-MLB1153.44431141155141.1128605415538027 01.288.150.963.385.090.66.2620.78
28Bud Daley+3428-MLB893.9623177000129.2127635717518314 11.378.811.183.545.760.61.2780.85
47Luis Arroyo+2234-MLB1552.19650005429119.08334295498743 01.116.280.383.716.580.56.2401.10
19Bob Turley+-30-MLB355.751512101072.074474611514824 01.749.251.386.386.001.06.2920.65
28Art Ditmar+-32-MLB234.64128101054.15933289142410 01.349.771.492.323.980.58--1.28
18Hal Reniff+-22-MLB202.582500016245.13114131312140 01.376.150.206.154.171.48.2221.45
26Tex Clevenger+-28-MLB114.83210009031.23520173211420 01.779.950.855.973.981.50--1.66
24Danny McDevitt+-28-MLB127.6282002113.018111128811 12.0012.461.385.545.541.00.3901.70
24Al Downing+-20UDFA: 1961MLB018.005100309.07880121211 12.117.000.0012.0012.001.00.3330.60
26Ryne Duren+5932-MLB015.404000205.023324700 01.203.603.607.2012.600.57.0001.00
53Johnny James+-27-MLB000.001000001.110000200 00.756.750.000.0013.500.00--0.00
29Duke Maas+-32-MLB0054.001000000.122200000 06.0054.000.000.000.00--1.000--
Totals: (33 players)109533.461621624711115391,451128861255824054286633--31.387.990.853.365.370.63.265 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Elston HowardC1116354354.9930.00 
Johnny BlanchardC482681832.9900.00 
Yogi BerraC15768001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill Skowron1B149122810210146.9930.00 
Elston Howard1B9904112.9890.00 
Earl Torgeson1B829217.9690.00 
Bob Hale1B5151011.0000.00 
Bob Cerv1B3243021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bobby Richardson2B16141337618136.9780.00 
Billy Gardner2B697021.0000.00 
Joe DeMaestri2B596021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Clete Boyer3B1411513531736.9670.00 
Billy Gardner3B33265446.9520.00 
Deron Johnson3B8215001.0000.00 
Joe DeMaestri3B40000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tony KubekSS14526144930107.9590.00 
Joe DeMaestriSS18153819.9810.00 
Clete BoyerSS121920051.0000.00 
Tom TreshSS337011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roger MarisOF160266991.9680.00 
Mickey MantleOF150351660.9830.00 
Yogi BerraOF87161722.9880.00 
Hector LopezOF72123730.9770.00 
Bob CervOF3055210.9830.00 
Jack ReedOF2714010.9330.00 
Johnny BlanchardOF15240001.0000.00 
Clete BoyerOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Luis ArroyoP6511921510.9441.29 
Jim CoatesP43141121922.9391.98 
Whitey FordP39283124555.9191.81 
Bill StaffordP3619572915.9731.66 
Rollie SheldonP351621130031.0002.27 
Ralph TerryP311882030011.0002.39 
Hal ReniffP25453510.8891.60 
Bud DaleyP23129101622.9291.81 
Tex ClevengerP213156011.0003.17 
Bob TurleyP157248001.0001.50 
Art DitmarP1254412001.0002.66 
Danny McDevittP81312001.0002.08 
Al DowningP5902001.0002.00 
Ryne DurenP450000.0000.00 
Johnny JamesP110000.0000.00 
Duke MaasP100000.0000.00 


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