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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
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

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-04-11vs MIN1L  0-60-1614,607 Whitey FordPedro RamosPedro RamosWhitey Ford 06-6
1961-04-15vs KC12W  5-31-1611,802 Bob TurleyBud DaleyBob TurleyBud DaleyBill Stafford59-4
1961-04-17vs KC13W  3-02-151,947 Whitey FordJerry WalkerWhitey FordJerry Walker 89-1
1961-04-20vs LAA4W  7-54-130 Art DitmarEli GrbaArt DitmarEli GrbaBill Stafford15141
1961-04-20vs LAA5W  4-24-137,059 Bob TurleyNed GarverBob TurleyNed GarverLuis Arroyo19163
1961-04-21@ BAL6W  4-25-1112,368Whitey FordSteve BarberWhitey FordSteve Barber 23185
1961-04-22@ BAL7L  3-55-3312,536Ralph TerryJack FisherHoyt WilhelmRyne Duren 26233
1961-04-22@ BAL8L  5-55-3314,126Jim CoatesHal Brown 31283
1961-04-23@ BAL9L  1-45-4318,704Danny McDevittChuck EstradaChuck EstradaDanny McDevittDick Hall32320
1961-04-24@ DET10L  3-45-555,662Bob TurleyFrank LaryFrank LaryBob Turley 3536-1
1961-04-26@ DET11W  13-116-544,676Whitey FordDon MossiLuis ArroyoHank Aguirre 48471
1961-04-27vs CLE12W  4-37-538,897 Art DitmarJohnny AntonelliArt DitmarJohnny Antonelli 52502
1961-04-29vs CLE13W  4-28-5314,624 Ralph TerryJim PerryRalph TerryJim PerryLuis Arroyo56524
1961-04-30@ WS214W  4-39-630Whitey FordDick DonovanWhitey FordDick DonovanLuis Arroyo60555
1961-04-30@ WS215L  1-29-6321,904Rollie SheldonHal WoodeshickHal WoodeshickRollie SheldonPete Burnside61574
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-05-02@ MIN16W  6-410-6216,669Art DitmarCamilo PascualJim CoatesCamilo PascualLuis Arroyo67616
1961-05-03@ MIN17W  7-311-6218,158Bob TurleyPedro RamosBob TurleyPedro Ramos 746410
1961-05-04@ MIN18W  5-212-6218,179Whitey FordJim KaatWhitey FordJim KaatJim Coates796613
1961-05-05@ LAA19W  5-413-6217,801Ralph TerryRon MoellerDanny McDevittTex ClevengerLuis Arroyo847014
1961-05-06@ LAA20L  3-513-7219,865Art DitmarEli GrbaEli GrbaArt Ditmar 877512
1961-05-07@ LAA21L  3-513-8219,722Bob TurleyRon KlineRon KlineJim CoatesTex Clevenger908010
1961-05-09@ KC122L  4-513-9213,623Whitey FordRay HerbertRay HerbertLuis ArroyoJim Archer94859
1961-05-10@ KC123W  9-414-9215,986Ralph TerryBud DaleyTex ClevengerBud Daley 1038914
1961-05-12vs DET24L  3-414-10223,556 Art DitmarFrank LaryFrank LaryJim Coates 1069313
1961-05-13vs DET25L  3-814-11318,036 Bob TurleyPhil ReganPhil ReganBob Turley 1091018
1961-05-14vs DET26W  5-416-1120 Whitey FordDon MossiJim CoatesHank Aguirre 1141059
1961-05-14vs DET27W  8-616-11240,968 Ralph TerryJim BunningJim CoatesJim Bunning 12211111
1961-05-16vs WS228L  2-316-12210,050 Bill StaffordHal WoodeshickHal WoodeshickBill StaffordDave Sisler12411410
1961-05-17vs WS229L  7-816-1336,197 Art DitmarPete BurnsidePete BurnsideArt DitmarJohn Gabler1311229
1961-05-19@ CLE30L  7-916-14421,240Bob TurleyJim PerryBarry LatmanTex ClevengerBob Allen1381317
1961-05-20@ CLE31L  3-416-1558,431Ralph TerryGary BellFrank FunkBill Stafford 1411356
1961-05-21vs BAL32W  4-217-1650 Whitey FordChuck EstradaWhitey FordChuck Estrada 1451378
1961-05-21vs BAL33L  2-317-16547,890 Rollie SheldonSteve BarberSteve BarberRollie SheldonHoyt Wilhelm1471407
1961-05-22vs BAL34W  8-218-16316,923 Art DitmarJack FisherJim CoatesJack FisherLuis Arroyo15514213
1961-05-24vs BOS35W  3-219-1647,673 Ralph TerryGene ConleyRalph TerryChet Nichols 15814414
1961-05-25vs BOS36W  6-420-16413,087 Whitey FordBilly MuffettWhitey FordBilly MuffettLuis Arroyo16414816
1961-05-28vs CHA37L  9-1421-1740 Bob TurleyEarly WynnTurk LownLuis ArroyoBilly Pierce17316211
1961-05-28vs CHA38W  5-321-17444,435 Art DitmarCal McLishJim CoatesCal McLish 17816513
1961-05-29@ BOS39L  1-221-18421,804Whitey FordIke DelockIke DelockWhitey Ford 17916712
1961-05-30@ BOS40W  12-322-18419,582Ralph TerryGene ConleyBill StaffordGene ConleyJim Coates19117021
1961-05-31@ BOS41W  7-623-18417,318Rollie SheldonTom BrewerRollie SheldonBilly MuffettDanny McDevitt19817622
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-06-01@ BOS42L  5-723-1945,257Bob TurleyBill MonbouquetteBill MonbouquetteBob TurleyTracy Stallard20318320
1961-06-02@ CHA43W  6-224-19338,410Whitey FordCal McLishWhitey FordCal McLish 20918524
1961-06-03@ CHA44L  5-624-20416,480Ralph TerryBob ShawWarren HackerArt Ditmar 21419123
1961-06-04@ CHA45W  10-125-20328,362Bill StaffordBilly PierceBill StaffordBilly Pierce 22419232
1961-06-05vs MIN46W  6-227-2030 Jim CoatesDon LeeJim CoatesDon LeeLuis Arroyo23019436
1961-06-05vs MIN47W  6-127-20323,103 Rollie SheldonChuck StobbsRollie SheldonChuck Stobbs 23619541
1961-06-06vs MIN48W  7-228-20317,129 Whitey FordJack KralickWhitey FordJack KralickLuis Arroyo24319746
1961-06-07vs MIN49W  5-129-2039,016 Ralph TerryPedro RamosRalph TerryPedro Ramos 24819850
1961-06-08vs KC150W  6-130-2130 Bill StaffordNorm BassBill StaffordNorm Bass 25419955
1961-06-08vs KC151L  6-930-21313,157 Danny McDevittJim ArcherJim ArcherDanny McDevitt 26020852
1961-06-09vs KC152W  8-631-21322,418 Jim CoatesRay HerbertLuis ArroyoRay Herbert 26821454
1961-06-10vs KC153W  5-332-21317,272 Whitey FordJoe NuxhallWhitey FordJoe Nuxhall 27321756
1961-06-11vs LAA54W  2-134-2130 Ralph TerryKen McBrideRalph TerryKen McBride 27521857
1961-06-11vs LAA55W  5-134-21337,378 Rollie SheldonEli GrbaRollie SheldonEli GrbaLuis Arroyo28021961
1961-06-12vs LAA56W  3-135-21316,363 Bill StaffordTed BowsfieldBill StaffordTed Bowsfield 28322063
1961-06-13@ CLE57L  2-735-22321,704Jim CoatesJim PerryJim PerryJim CoatesFrank Funk28522758
1961-06-14@ CLE58W  11-536-22325,095Whitey FordGary BellWhitey FordGary BellLuis Arroyo29623264
1961-06-15@ CLE59W  3-237-22323,350Ralph TerryMudcat GrantRalph TerryFrank Funk 29923465
1961-06-16@ DET60L  2-437-23351,744Bill StaffordPhil ReganPhil ReganBill Stafford 30123863
1961-06-17@ DET61L  10-1237-24351,509Bud DaleyDon MossiPaul FoytackBud DaleyTerry Fox31125061
1961-06-18@ DET62W  9-038-24344,459Whitey FordFrank LaryWhitey FordFrank LaryLuis Arroyo32025070
1961-06-19@ KC163L  3-438-25316,715Rollie SheldonJim ArcherJim ArcherLuis Arroyo 32325469
1961-06-20@ KC164W  6-239-25319,928Bill StaffordJoe NuxhallBill StaffordJoe NuxhallJim Coates32925673
1961-06-21@ KC165W  5-340-25219,416Bud DaleyBob ShawBud DaleyBob ShawLuis Arroyo33425975
1961-06-22@ KC166W  8-341-25217,254Whitey FordNorm BassWhitey FordNorm BassLuis Arroyo34226280
1961-06-23@ MIN67L  0-441-26230,940Bob TurleyCamilo PascualCamilo PascualBob Turley 34226676
1961-06-24@ MIN68W  10-742-26235,199Rollie SheldonBert CuetoRollie SheldonBert CuetoLuis Arroyo35227379
1961-06-25@ MIN69W  8-443-26235,152Bill StaffordJack KralickBill StaffordJack KralickJim Coates36027783
1961-06-26@ LAA70W  8-644-26218,870Whitey FordKen McBrideWhitey FordJim DonohueLuis Arroyo36828385
1961-06-27@ LAA71L  6-744-27216,108Bud DaleyTed BowsfieldTed BowsfieldBud DaleyEli Grba37429084
1961-06-28@ LAA72L  3-544-28214,674Bob TurleyRyne DurenRyne DurenBob TurleyJim Donohue37729582
1961-06-30vs WS273W  5-145-28228,019 Whitey FordDick DonovanWhitey FordDick Donovan 38229686
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-07-01vs WS274W  7-646-28216,015 Bill StaffordCarl MathiasLuis ArroyoDave Sisler 38930287
1961-07-02vs WS275W  13-447-28219,794 Bud DaleyPete BurnsideBud DaleyPete BurnsideLuis Arroyo40230696
1961-07-04vs DET76W  6-248-2920 Whitey FordDon MossiWhitey FordDon Mossi 408308100
1961-07-04vs DET77L  3-448-29274,246 Bob TurleyFrank LaryFrank LaryBill StaffordTerry Fox41131299
1961-07-05vs CLE78W  6-049-29224,377 Rollie SheldonGary BellRollie SheldonGary Bell 417312105
1961-07-06vs CLE79W  4-050-29237,136 Bill StaffordDick StigmanBill StaffordDick Stigman 421312109
1961-07-07vs BOS80W  14-351-29229,199 Bud DaleyGene ConleyBud DaleyGene Conley 435315120
1961-07-08vs BOS81W  8-552-29223,381 Whitey FordIke DelockWhitey FordIke DelockLuis Arroyo443320123
1961-07-09vs BOS82W  3-053-3020 Rollie SheldonBill MonbouquetteRollie SheldonBill Monbouquette 446320126
1961-07-09vs BOS83L  6-953-30247,875 Ralph TerryDon SchwallDon SchwallRalph TerryArnold Earley452329123
1961-07-13@ CHA84W  6-254-30243,960Bill StaffordEarly WynnBill StaffordEarly WynnLuis Arroyo458331127
1961-07-14@ CHA85L  1-654-31243,450Rollie SheldonJuan PizarroJuan PizarroRollie Sheldon 459337122
1961-07-15@ CHA86W  9-855-31237,730Ralph TerryRay HerbertLuis ArroyoWarren Hacker 468345123
1961-07-16@ BAL87W  2-156-31238,487Bud DaleySteve BarberBud DaleySteve Barber 470346124
1961-07-17@ BAL88W  5-057-31244,332Whitey FordMilt PappasWhitey FordMilt Pappas 475346129
1961-07-18@ WS289W  5-358-31217,695Rollie SheldonJoe McClainLuis ArroyoJoe McClain 480349131
1961-07-19@ WS290L  4-858-3320Bud DaleyBennie DanielsBennie DanielsBud Daley 484357127
1961-07-19@ WS291L  2-1258-33227,126Al DowningDick DonovanDick DonovanAl Downing 486369117
1961-07-21@ BOS92W  11-859-33232,186Whitey FordBill MonbouquetteLuis ArroyoArnold Earley 497377120
1961-07-22@ BOS93W  11-960-33125,089Rollie SheldonTracy StallardLuis ArroyoGene Conley 508386122
1961-07-23@ BOS94L  4-560-34228,575Bud DaleyDon SchwallDon SchwallBud Daley 512391121
1961-07-25vs CHA95W  5-162-3420 Whitey FordFrank BaumannWhitey FordFrank BaumannLuis Arroyo517392125
1961-07-25vs CHA96W  12-062-34246,240 Bill StaffordJuan PizarroBill StaffordJuan Pizarro 529392137
1961-07-26vs CHA97W  5-263-34222,366 Rollie SheldonRay HerbertRollie SheldonRay Herbert 534394140
1961-07-27vs CHA98W  4-364-34120,529 Ralph TerryBilly PierceRalph TerryBilly PierceLuis Arroyo538397141
1961-07-28vs BAL99L  0-464-35139,623 Bud DaleyHal BrownHal BrownBud Daley 538401137
1961-07-29vs BAL100W  5-465-35142,990 Whitey FordHoyt WilhelmWhitey FordJack Fisher 543405138
1961-07-30vs BAL101L  0-465-3710 Bill StaffordSteve BarberSteve BarberBill Stafford 543409134
1961-07-30vs BAL102L  1-265-37157,180 Rollie SheldonMilt PappasMilt PappasBud DaleyDick Hall544411133
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-08-02vs KC1103W  6-567-3710 Whitey FordJim ArcherLuis ArroyoJim Archer 550416134
1961-08-02vs KC1104W  12-567-37123,616 Ralph TerryArt DitmarRalph TerryArt DitmarHal Reniff562421141
1961-08-03vs KC1105L  1-667-38112,584 Bud DaleyBob ShawBob ShawBud Daley 563427136
1961-08-04vs MIN106W  8-568-38124,109 Bill StaffordCamilo PascualLuis ArroyoBill Pleis 571432139
1961-08-05vs MIN107W  2-169-38118,880 Jim CoatesJack KralickJim CoatesJack Kralick 573433140
1961-08-06vs MIN108W  7-671-3810 Whitey FordPedro RamosHal ReniffRay Moore 580439141
1961-08-06vs MIN109W  3-271-38139,408 Rollie SheldonAl SchrollRollie SheldonAl Schroll 583441142
1961-08-07vs LAA110W  4-172-38113,944 Bud DaleyKen McBrideBud DaleyKen McBride 587442145
1961-08-08vs LAA111W  5-473-38124,084 Bill StaffordEli GrbaLuis ArroyoArt Fowler 592446146
1961-08-09vs LAA112W  2-074-38117,261 Jim CoatesTed BowsfieldJim CoatesTed Bowsfield 594446148
1961-08-10vs LAA113W  3-175-38115,575 Whitey FordJim DonohueWhitey FordJim DonohueLuis Arroyo597447150
1961-08-11@ WS2114W  12-576-38122,601Ralph TerryJoe McClainRalph TerryJoe McClainHal Reniff609452157
1961-08-12@ WS2115L  1-576-39115,870Bill StaffordDick DonovanDick DonovanBill Stafford 610457153
1961-08-13@ WS2116L  2-1277-4010Bud DaleyBennie DanielsBennie DanielsBud Daley 612469143
1961-08-13@ WS2117W  9-477-40127,368Jim CoatesMarty KutynaJim CoatesMarty Kutyna 621473148
1961-08-15vs CHA118L  1-277-41149,059 Whitey FordJuan PizarroJuan PizarroWhitey Ford 622475147
1961-08-16vs CHA119W  5-478-41129,728 Rollie SheldonBilly PierceRalph TerryTurk Lown 627479148
1961-08-17vs CHA120W  5-379-41125,532 Bill StaffordFrank BaumannBill StaffordFrank BaumannLuis Arroyo632482150
1961-08-18@ CLE121L  1-579-42137,840Jim CoatesMudcat GrantMudcat GrantJim Coates 633487146
1961-08-19@ CLE122W  3-280-42123,398Whitey FordBarry LatmanWhitey FordBobby LockeLuis Arroyo636489147
1961-08-20@ CLE123W  6-082-4210Ralph TerryJim PerryRalph TerryJim Perry 642489153
1961-08-20@ CLE124W  5-282-42156,307Rollie SheldonGary BellRollie SheldonGary Bell 647491156
1961-08-22@ LAA125L  3-482-43119,930Bill StaffordKen McBrideKen McBrideBill Stafford 650495155
1961-08-23@ LAA126W  8-683-43119,773Whitey FordRyne DurenLuis ArroyoJim Donohue 658501157
1961-08-24@ LAA127L  4-683-44119,819Jim CoatesTed BowsfieldTom MorganJim Coates 662507155
1961-08-25@ KC1128W  3-084-44130,830Ralph TerryJim ArcherRalph TerryJim Archer 665507158
1961-08-26@ KC1129W  5-185-44132,149Bill StaffordJerry WalkerBill StaffordJerry Walker 670508162
1961-08-27@ KC1130W  8-786-44134,065Whitey FordBob ShawWhitey FordBob ShawLuis Arroyo678515163
1961-08-29@ MIN131L  0-386-45140,118Ralph TerryCamilo PascualCamilo PascualRalph Terry 678518160
1961-08-30@ MIN132W  4-087-45141,357Bill StaffordJim KaatBill StaffordJim Kaat 682518164
1961-08-31@ MIN133L  4-587-46133,709Rollie SheldonJack KralickJack KralickRollie Sheldon 686523163
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-09-01vs DET134W  1-088-46165,566 Whitey FordDon MossiLuis ArroyoDon Mossi 687523164
1961-09-02vs DET135W  7-289-46150,261 Ralph TerryFrank LaryRalph TerryFrank LaryLuis Arroyo694525169
1961-09-03vs DET136W  8-590-46155,676 Bill StaffordJim BunningLuis ArroyoGerry Staley 702530172
1961-09-04vs WS2137W  5-392-4610 Rollie SheldonBennie DanielsHal ReniffBennie Daniels 707533174
1961-09-04vs WS2138W  3-292-46134,683 Bud DaleyPete BurnsideBud DaleyPete Burnside 710535175
1961-09-05vs WS2139W  6-193-46116,917 Jim CoatesJoe McClainJim CoatesJoe McClain 716536180
1961-09-06vs WS2140W  8-094-46112,295 Whitey FordTom CheneyWhitey FordTom Cheney 724536188
1961-09-07vs CLE141W  7-395-46118,549 Ralph TerryDick StigmanRalph TerryDick Stigman 731539192
1961-09-08vs CLE142W  9-196-46141,762 Bill StaffordGary BellBill StaffordGary Bell 740540200
1961-09-09vs CLE143W  8-797-46137,161 Rollie SheldonMudcat GrantLuis ArroyoFrank Funk 748547201
1961-09-10vs CLE144W  7-699-4610 Whitey FordBarry LatmanJim CoatesBobby LockeLuis Arroyo755553202
1961-09-10vs CLE145W  9-399-46157,824 Bud DaleyJim PerryBud DaleyJim Perry 764556208
1961-09-12@ CHA146W  4-3100-46136,166Ralph TerryBilly PierceRalph TerryBilly Pierce 768559209
1961-09-14@ CHA147L  3-8100-4810Rollie SheldonRay HerbertRay HerbertRollie SheldonWarren Hacker771567204
1961-09-14@ CHA148L  3-4100-48118,120Jim CoatesJuan PizarroRuss KemmererLuis Arroyo 774571203
1961-09-15@ DET149W  11-1101-4910Whitey FordDon MossiWhitey FordDon Mossi 785572213
1961-09-15@ DET150L  2-4101-49142,267Bud DaleyRon KlineRon KlineBud Daley 787576211
1961-09-16@ DET151L  4-10101-50135,820Ralph TerryFrank LaryFrank LaryRalph Terry 791586205
1961-09-17@ DET152W  6-4102-50144,219Bill StaffordJim BunningLuis ArroyoTerry Fox 797590207
1961-09-19@ BAL153L  0-1103-5110Whitey FordSteve BarberSteve BarberWhitey Ford 797591206
1961-09-19@ BAL154W  3-1103-51131,317Bud DaleyHal BrownBud DaleyHal Brown 800592208
1961-09-20@ BAL155W  4-2104-51121,032Ralph TerryMilt PappasRalph TerryMilt Pappas 804594210
1961-09-21@ BAL156L  3-5104-52122,089Bill StaffordJack FisherJack FisherBill Stafford 807599208
1961-09-23@ BOS157W  8-3105-52128,128Whitey FordDon SchwallWhitey FordDon SchwallLuis Arroyo815602213
1961-09-24@ BOS158L  1-3105-53130,802Ralph TerryBill MonbouquetteBill MonbouquetteLuis Arroyo 816605211
1961-09-26vs BAL159W  3-2106-53119,401 Bud DaleyJack FisherRollie SheldonJack Fisher 819607212
1961-09-27vs BAL160L  2-3106-5417,594 Bill StaffordSteve BarberSteve BarberBill StaffordDick Hall821610211
1961-09-29vs BOS161W  2-1107-54121,485 Whitey FordBill MonbouquetteRollie SheldonBill Monbouquette 823611212
1961-09-30vs BOS162W  3-1108-54119,061 Ralph TerryDon SchwallRalph TerryDon SchwallJim Coates826612214
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttNYA PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-10-01vs BOS163W  1-0109-54123,154 Bill StaffordTracy StallardBill StaffordTracy StallardLuis Arroyo827612215


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