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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
DatePitcherHandAgeGame ResultOppGS#CareerDecIPHRERHRBBSOPitBalStrStr%W-LERAWHIP
1961-04-11Whitey FordL32L 0-6vs MIN1235L6.1533133000--0-14.501.33
1961-04-15Bob TurleyR31W 5-3vs KC11198W7.2433048000--1-03.381.00
1961-04-17Whitey FordL32W 3-0vs KC12236W9.0300048000--1-11.801.00
1961-04-20Art DitmarR32W 7-5vs LAA1139W7.1743116000--1-03.861.14
1961-04-20Bob TurleyR31W 4-2vs LAA2199W7.2622198000--2-03.001.53
1961-04-21Whitey FordL32W 4-2@ BAL3237W9.0722014000--2-11.880.96
1961-04-22Ralph TerryR25L 3-5@ BAL1100-4.2522150000--0-06.002.33
1961-04-22Jim CoatesR29L 5-5@ BAL123-5.0733212000--0-06.001.50
1961-04-23Danny McDevittL28L 1-4@ BAL155L4.0822001000--0-14.502.00
1961-04-24Bob TurleyR31L 3-4@ DET3200L4.2844131000--2-14.051.70
1961-04-26Whitey FordL33W 13-11@ DET4238-6.11196123000--2-13.191.16
1961-04-27Art DitmarR32W 4-3vs CLE2140W9.0633011000--2-03.380.94
1961-04-29Ralph TerryR25W 4-2vs CLE2101W7.0922114000--1-04.151.85
1961-04-30Whitey FordL33W 4-3@ WS25239W6.0422025000--3-13.161.14
1961-04-30Rollie SheldonR24L 1-2@ WS211L7.0522028000--0-12.001.11
1961-05-02Art DitmarR32W 6-4@ MIN3141-6.0722020000--2-03.271.09
1961-05-03Bob TurleyR31W 7-3@ MIN4201W9.0633032000--3-13.721.48
1961-05-04Whitey FordL33W 5-2@ MIN6240W6.0522041000--4-13.141.19
1961-05-05Ralph TerryR25W 5-4@ LAA3102-6.0333133000--1-04.261.58
1961-05-06Art DitmarR32L 3-5@ LAA4142L6.0653302000--2-13.541.07
1961-05-07Bob TurleyR31L 3-5@ LAA5202-6.0433256000--3-13.861.49
1961-05-09Whitey FordL33L 4-5@ KC17241-7.0644015000--4-13.421.16
1961-05-10Ralph TerryR25W 9-4@ KC14103-5.0744112000--1-04.881.58
1961-05-12Art DitmarR32L 3-4vs DET5143-5.1622026000--2-13.441.12
1961-05-13Bob TurleyR31L 3-8vs DET6203L8.01066246000--3-24.401.53
1961-05-14Ralph TerryR25W 8-6vs DET5104-4.0655334000--1-05.791.68
1961-05-14Whitey FordL33W 5-4vs DET8242-8.0522027000--4-13.261.12
1961-05-16Bill StaffordR22L 2-3vs WS219L3.0733002000--0-15.541.62
1961-05-17Art DitmarR32L 7-8vs WS26144L4.1865202000--2-24.261.21
1961-05-19Bob TurleyR31L 7-9@ CLE7204-5.1944031000--3-24.691.63
1961-05-20Ralph TerryR25L 3-4@ CLE6105-6.0533023000--1-05.561.59
1961-05-21Rollie SheldonR24L 2-3vs BAL22L7.0531063000--0-21.351.35
1961-05-21Whitey FordL33W 4-2vs BAL9243W9.0622124000--5-13.091.09
1961-05-22Art DitmarR32W 8-2vs BAL7145-3.1611021000--2-24.171.32
1961-05-24Ralph TerryR25W 3-2vs BOS7106W9.0322146000--2-04.811.42
1961-05-25Whitey FordL33W 6-4vs BOS10244W7.0544125000--6-13.281.08
1961-05-28Bob TurleyR31L 9-14vs CHA8205-2.1254231000--3-25.121.63
1961-05-28Art DitmarR32W 5-3vs CHA8146-3.0533203000--2-24.501.34
1961-05-29Whitey FordL33L 1-2@ BOS11245L7.0422148000--6-23.221.09
1961-05-30Ralph TerryR25W 12-3@ BOS8107-2.0533021000--2-05.201.51
1961-05-31Rollie SheldonR24W 7-6@ BOS33W6.2543125000--1-23.211.39
1961-06-01Bob TurleyR31L 5-7@ BOS9206L2.0544133000--3-35.601.72
1961-06-02Whitey FordL33W 6-2@ CHA12246W9.0722123000--7-23.101.08
1961-06-03Ralph TerryR25L 5-6@ CHA9108-7.0744103000--2-05.191.44
1961-06-04Bill StaffordR22W 10-1@ CHA210W9.0711143000--2-22.901.26
1961-06-05Jim CoatesR29W 6-2vs MIN224W8.0822125000--6-22.451.11
1961-06-05Rollie SheldonR24W 6-1vs MIN44W9.0611013000--2-22.681.24
1961-06-06Whitey FordL33W 7-2vs MIN13247W7.1322028000--8-23.061.05
1961-06-07Ralph TerryR25W 5-1vs MIN10109W9.0211034000--3-04.571.31
1961-06-08Bill StaffordR22W 6-1vs KC1311W9.0511013000--3-22.471.13
1961-06-08Danny McDevittL29L 6-9vs KC1256L2.1566111000--1-27.622.00
1961-06-09Jim CoatesR29W 8-6vs KC1325-5.2855222000--6-23.061.18
1961-06-10Whitey FordL33W 5-3vs KC114248W9.0533226000--9-23.061.03
1961-06-11Ralph TerryR25W 2-1vs LAA11110W9.0511115000--4-04.111.23
1961-06-11Rollie SheldonR24W 5-1vs LAA55W8.0611066000--3-22.351.26
1961-06-12Bill StaffordR22W 3-1vs LAA412W9.0411027000--4-22.201.04
1961-06-13Jim CoatesR29L 2-7@ CLE426L2.0666210000--6-33.981.27
1961-06-14Whitey FordL33W 11-5@ CLE15249W7.0855132000--10-23.271.06
1961-06-15Ralph TerryR25W 3-2@ CLE12111W11.0722018000--5-03.781.16
1961-06-16Bill StaffordR22L 2-4@ DET513L6.0743013000--4-32.451.07
1961-06-17Bud DaleyL29L 10-12@ DET1191L1.1676011000--4-95.681.75
1961-06-18Whitey FordL33W 9-0@ DET16250W8.03000212000--11-23.051.03
1961-06-19Rollie SheldonR25L 3-4@ KC166-8.1533122000--3-22.571.20
1961-06-20Bill StaffordR22W 6-2@ KC1614W7.0822043000--5-32.471.15
1961-06-21Bud DaleyL29W 5-3@ KC11292W8.2933126000--5-95.351.69
1961-06-22Whitey FordL33W 8-3@ KC117251W7.0633039000--12-23.091.05
1961-06-23Bob TurleyR31L 0-4@ MIN10207L7.0944122000--3-45.521.69
1961-06-24Rollie SheldonR25W 10-7@ MIN77W5.2655323000--4-23.051.21
1961-06-25Bill StaffordR22W 8-4@ MIN715W8.11043133000--6-32.541.18
1961-06-26Whitey FordL33W 8-6@ LAA18252W8.0666347000--13-23.311.06
1961-06-27Bud DaleyL29L 6-7@ LAA1393L5.0776252000--5-105.701.73
1961-06-28Bob TurleyR31L 3-5@ LAA11208L5.2655156000--3-55.781.73
1961-06-30Whitey FordL33W 5-1vs WS219253W9.0510038000--14-23.101.05
1961-07-01Bill StaffordR22W 7-6vs WS2816-2.2355230000--6-33.081.23
1961-07-02Bud DaleyL29W 13-4vs WS21494W8.0944037000--6-105.591.71
1961-07-04Whitey FordL33W 6-2vs DET20254W9.05211111000--15-22.981.03
1961-07-04Bob TurleyR31L 3-4vs DET12209-2.2211042000--3-55.661.74
1961-07-05Rollie SheldonR25W 6-0vs CLE88W9.0400054000--5-22.541.17
1961-07-06Bill StaffordR22W 4-0vs CLE917W9.0200003000--7-42.821.14
1961-07-07Bud DaleyL29W 14-3vs BOS1595W9.0833123000--7-105.341.66
1961-07-08Whitey FordL33W 8-5vs BOS21255W6.01055103000--16-23.151.05
1961-07-09Ralph TerryR25L 6-9vs BOS13112L1.1320021000--5-13.691.19
1961-07-09Rollie SheldonR25W 3-0vs BOS99W9.0500007000--6-22.281.10
1961-07-13Bill StaffordR22W 6-2@ CHA1018W6.0522232000--8-42.831.16
1961-07-14Rollie SheldonR25L 1-6@ CHA1010L5.1966011000--6-32.741.15
1961-07-15Ralph TerryR26W 9-8@ CHA14113-2.0322211000--5-13.811.21
1961-07-16Bud DaleyL29W 2-1@ BAL1696W9.0411047000--8-104.971.59
1961-07-17Whitey FordL33W 5-0@ BAL22256W9.0600029000--17-22.981.04
1961-07-18Rollie SheldonR25W 5-3@ WS21111-6.0733104000--6-32.851.15
1961-07-19Bud DaleyL29L 4-8@ WS21797L5.0755232000--8-115.151.61
1961-07-19Al DowningL20L 2-12@ WS211L1.0155032000--0-145.004.00
1961-07-21Whitey FordL33W 11-8@ BOS23257-4.2777065000--17-23.261.09
1961-07-22Rollie SheldonR25W 11-9@ BOS1212-3.1744021000--6-33.091.20
1961-07-23Bud DaleyL29L 4-5@ BOS1898L8.21355211000--8-125.191.62
1961-07-25Whitey FordL33W 5-1vs CHA24258W7.0700035000--18-23.131.10
1961-07-25Bill StaffordR22W 12-0vs CHA1119W9.0600032000--9-42.571.14
1961-07-26Rollie SheldonR25W 5-2vs CHA1313W9.0422024000--7-33.001.15
1961-07-27Ralph TerryR26W 4-3vs CHA15114W8.1522035000--6-13.581.22
1961-07-28Bud DaleyL29L 0-4vs BAL1999L8.0844246000--8-135.141.61
1961-07-29Whitey FordL33W 5-4vs BAL25259W9.0744037000--19-23.171.10
1961-07-30Bill StaffordR22L 0-4vs BAL1220L7.0922105000--9-52.571.15
1961-07-30Rollie SheldonR25L 1-2vs BAL1414-1.1511000000--7-33.051.19
1961-08-02Ralph TerryR26W 12-5vs KC116115W8.0955104000--7-13.741.22
1961-08-02Whitey FordL33W 6-5vs KC126260-8.0854218000--19-23.231.10
1961-08-03Bud DaleyL29L 1-6vs KC120100L3.0751013000--8-155.121.65
1961-08-04Bill StaffordR22W 8-5vs MIN1321-7.0621004000--9-52.491.13
1961-08-05Jim CoatesR29W 2-1vs MIN527W9.0411051000--7-34.341.31
1961-08-06Rollie SheldonR25W 3-2vs MIN1515W9.0822023000--8-32.981.18
1961-08-06Whitey FordL33W 7-6vs MIN27261-10.0966317000--19-23.331.10
1961-08-07Bud DaleyL29W 4-1vs LAA21101W9.0611024000--9-154.861.60
1961-08-08Bill StaffordR22W 5-4vs LAA1422-5.1943004000--9-52.591.15
1961-08-09Jim CoatesR29W 2-0vs LAA628W9.0400024000--8-33.911.25
1961-08-10Whitey FordL33W 3-1vs LAA28262W7.0811013000--20-23.271.10
1961-08-11Ralph TerryR26W 12-5@ WS217116W7.0955103000--8-13.901.22
1961-08-12Bill StaffordR22L 1-5@ WS21523L6.1744014000--9-62.761.16
1961-08-13Bud DaleyL29L 2-12@ WS222102L5.1655154000--9-165.001.62
1961-08-13Jim CoatesR29W 9-4@ WS2729W9.01043028000--9-33.831.26
1961-08-15Whitey FordL33L 1-2vs CHA29263L7.0822043000--20-33.241.12
1961-08-16Rollie SheldonR25W 5-4vs CHA1616-5.0744231000--8-33.141.21
1961-08-17Bill StaffordR22W 5-3vs CHA1624W8.0733041000--10-62.801.17
1961-08-18Jim CoatesR29L 1-5@ CLE830L2.2755110000--9-44.151.30
1961-08-19Whitey FordL33W 3-2@ CLE30264W9.2822114000--21-33.191.12
1961-08-20Rollie SheldonR25W 5-2@ CLE1717W9.0821112000--9-33.001.20
1961-08-20Ralph TerryR26W 6-0@ CLE18117W9.0400002000--10-13.501.14
1961-08-22Bill StaffordR22L 3-4@ LAA1725L3.2533243000--10-72.911.21
1961-08-23Whitey FordL33W 8-6@ LAA31265-4.0666062000--21-33.371.15
1961-08-24Jim CoatesR29L 4-6@ LAA931L3.2662051000--9-54.211.36
1961-08-25Ralph TerryR26W 3-0@ KC119118W9.0500013000--11-13.271.11
1961-08-26Bill StaffordR22W 5-1@ KC11826W9.0311018000--11-72.791.16
1961-08-27Whitey FordL33W 8-7@ KC132266W5.0533120000--22-33.411.15
1961-08-29Ralph TerryR26L 0-3@ MIN20119L7.0832010000--11-23.231.12
1961-08-30Bill StaffordR22W 4-0@ MIN1927W9.0400025000--12-72.631.13
1961-08-31Rollie SheldonR25L 4-5@ MIN1818L2.0544012000--9-43.301.24
1961-09-01Whitey FordL33W 1-0vs DET33267-4.2400012000--22-33.341.15
1961-09-02Ralph TerryR26W 7-2vs DET21120W7.2622112000--12-23.201.11
1961-09-03Bill StaffordR22W 8-5vs DET2028-7.0622121000--12-72.631.13
1961-09-04Rollie SheldonR25W 5-3vs WS21919-7.0833133000--9-43.321.26
1961-09-04Bud DaleyL29W 3-2vs WS223103W9.0622056000--10-164.501.55
1961-09-05Jim CoatesR29W 6-1vs WS21032W9.0411026000--10-53.931.31
1961-09-06Whitey FordL33W 8-0vs WS234268W9.0500027000--23-33.221.14
1961-09-07Ralph TerryR26W 7-3vs CLE22121W9.0533103000--13-23.191.08
1961-09-08Bill StaffordR22W 9-1vs CLE2129W9.0710026000--13-72.491.12
1961-09-09Rollie SheldonR25W 8-7vs CLE2020-6.0755231000--9-43.481.27
1961-09-10Bud DaleyL29W 9-3vs CLE24104W9.0533306000--11-164.421.50
1961-09-10Whitey FordL33W 7-6vs CLE35269-2.0755002000--23-33.381.16
1961-09-12Ralph TerryR26W 4-3@ CHA23122W5.2731100000--14-23.131.09
1961-09-14Rollie SheldonR25L 3-8@ CHA2121L0.1455210000--9-53.751.29
1961-09-14Jim CoatesR29L 3-4@ CHA1133-7.1811022000--11-53.651.30
1961-09-15Whitey FordL33W 11-1@ DET36270W9.0811036000--24-33.291.16
1961-09-15Bud DaleyL29L 2-4@ DET25105L4.0644234000--11-174.531.52
1961-09-16Ralph TerryR26L 4-10@ DET24123L3.11076121000--14-33.401.14
1961-09-17Bill StaffordR22W 6-4@ DET2230-7.11043052000--13-72.541.16
1961-09-19Bud DaleyL29W 3-1@ BAL26106W9.0511109000--12-174.351.47
1961-09-19Whitey FordL33L 0-1@ BAL37271L7.0711037000--24-43.241.17
1961-09-20Ralph TerryR26W 4-2@ BAL25124W9.0421018000--15-33.271.11
1961-09-21Bill StaffordR22L 3-5@ BAL2331L7.0855136000--13-82.691.18
1961-09-23Whitey FordL33W 8-3@ BOS38272W5.0933222000--25-43.281.18
1961-09-24Ralph TerryR26L 1-3@ BOS26125-6.0411002000--15-33.211.09
1961-09-26Bud DaleyL29W 3-2vs BAL27107-6.0622034000--12-174.311.47
1961-09-27Bill StaffordR22L 2-3vs BAL2432L5.0533112000--13-92.761.18
1961-09-29Whitey FordL33W 2-1vs BOS39273-6.0400029000--25-43.211.18
1961-09-30Ralph TerryR26W 3-1vs BOS27126W6.0511005000--16-33.161.09
1961-10-01Bill StaffordR22W 1-0vs BOS2533W6.0300017000--14-92.681.16
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