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1961 PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Philadelphia,PA
Team Record:  47-107   .305
Result:   8th in National League
Manager(s):  Gene Mauch
General Manager:   John Quinn
Stadium:  Connie Mack Stadium
Attendance:  590,039
Playoffs: Season in progress

Philadelphia Phillies affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Elmer Valo (40)
Youngest Player:  Paul Brown (20)
Longest Tenure:  Robin Roberts (14)
Top Hitter:  Johnny Callison (21)
Top Pitcher:  Art Mahaffey (10)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  78.89%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Cincinnati9361.604--
LA Dodgers8965.5784.0
SF Giants8569.5528.0
Milwaukee8371.53910.0
St. Louis8074.51913.0
Pittsburgh7579.48718.0
Chi Cubs6490.41629.0
Philadelphia47107.30546.0

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-04-11@ LAN1L  2-60-1650,927Robin RobertsDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleRobin RobertsLarry Sherry26-4
1961-04-12@ LAN2L  2-30-2710,694Frank SullivanJohnny PodresJohnny PodresFrank SullivanLarry Sherry49-5
1961-04-13@ LAN3W  8-71-2610,312John BuzhardtRoger CraigTurk FarrellEd Palmquist 1216-4
1961-04-14@ SFN4L  0-21-3819,989Art MahaffeyMike McCormickMike McCormickArt Mahaffey 1218-6
1961-04-15@ SFN5W  2-02-3718,755Dallas GreenJuan MarichalDallas GreenJuan Marichal 1418-4
1961-04-16@ SFN6L  2-52-4723,594Robin RobertsSam JonesSam JonesRobin RobertsBilly O'Dell1623-7
1961-04-20vs MLN7L  6-72-589,531 Dallas GreenLew BurdetteRon PicheJohn Buzhardt 2230-8
1961-04-21vs CHN8L  2-32-685,738 Robin RobertsDon CardwellDon CardwellRobin RobertsDon Elston2433-9
1961-04-22vs CHN9L  4-62-783,996 Chris ShortJack CurtisDon ElstonTurk Farrell 2839-11
1961-04-23vs CHN10W  1-04-780 Frank SullivanDick EllsworthFrank SullivanDick Ellsworth 2939-10
1961-04-23vs CHN11W  6-04-7816,027 Art MahaffeyBob AndersonArt MahaffeyBob Anderson 3539-4
1961-04-26@ PIT12L  2-34-889,420Dallas GreenVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellDallas Green 3742-5
1961-04-28@ SLN13L  9-104-985,620Robin RobertsErnie BroglioAl CicotteDallas Green 4652-6
1961-04-29@ SLN14W  3-25-986,175Art MahaffeyRay SadeckiArt MahaffeyRay Sadecki 4954-5
1961-04-30@ SLN15W  11-76-978,194Frank SullivanCurt SimmonsTurk FarrellLarry Jackson 6061-1
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-05-01@ CIN16L  2-36-1082,089Robin RobertsJim O'TooleJim O'TooleRobin Roberts 6264-2
1961-05-02@ CIN17L  2-36-1183,026Dallas GreenKen HuntKen HuntDallas GreenJim Brosnan6467-3
1961-05-03@ CIN18L  3-96-1284,018John BuzhardtJim MaloneyJim MaloneyJohn BuzhardtBill Henry6776-9
1961-05-04@ CIN19L  0-46-1383,087Art MahaffeyJoey JayJoey JayArt Mahaffey 6780-13
1961-05-05vs SFN20L  2-46-14815,674 Frank SullivanJuan MarichalJuan MarichalFrank Sullivan 6984-15
1961-05-07vs SFN21L  0-76-1589,985 Robin RobertsBilly LoesBilly LoesRobin Roberts 6991-22
1961-05-08vs LAN22L  3-46-1688,529 Dallas GreenStan WilliamsTurk FarrellChris Short 7295-23
1961-05-09vs LAN23L  2-56-17811,483 Art MahaffeyDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleArt Mahaffey 74100-26
1961-05-10vs LAN24L  0-66-1888,170 Frank SullivanJohnny PodresJohnny PodresFrank Sullivan 74106-32
1961-05-12vs SLN25L  1-56-1985,463 John BuzhardtErnie BroglioErnie BroglioJohn Buzhardt 75111-36
1961-05-13vs SLN26W  3-17-1985,827 Art MahaffeyRay SadeckiArt MahaffeyRay Sadecki 78112-34
1961-05-14vs SLN27W  6-48-1984,276 Dallas GreenLarry JacksonChris ShortLindy McDaniel 84116-32
1961-05-16vs CIN28L  2-48-2085,428 Frank SullivanJoey JayJoey JayFrank Sullivan 86120-34
1961-05-17vs CIN29L  1-28-2184,641 John BuzhardtBob PurkeyBob PurkeyJohn Buzhardt 87122-35
1961-05-19vs PIT30W  4-19-21816,035 Art MahaffeyBob FriendArt MahaffeyBob Friend 91123-32
1961-05-20vs PIT31L  3-49-22812,547 Robin RobertsJoe GibbonJoe GibbonRobin RobertsRoy Face94127-33
1961-05-21vs PIT32L  11-139-2389,291 Dallas GreenVern LawBob FriendDon Ferrarese 105140-35
1961-05-23@ CHN33W  2-110-2382,179Frank SullivanGlen HobbieFrank SullivanGlen HobbieChris Short107141-34
1961-05-24@ MLN34W  7-111-2389,120Art MahaffeyDon NottebartArt MahaffeyDon Nottebart 114142-28
1961-05-27@ CIN35L  4-511-2487,690John BuzhardtJoey JayJoey JayJohn BuzhardtJim Brosnan118147-29
1961-05-28@ CIN36L  2-411-2586,632Frank SullivanBob PurkeyBob PurkeyFrank Sullivan 120151-31
1961-05-30vs MLN37L  1-312-2680 Don FerrareseBob BuhlBob BuhlDon Ferrarese 121154-33
1961-05-30vs MLN38W  11-412-26828,783 Art MahaffeyCarl WilleyArt MahaffeyCarl Willey 132158-26
1961-05-31vs CHN39L  4-512-2784,213 Robin RobertsDick DrottBob AndersonRobin RobertsDon Elston136163-27
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-06-01vs CHN40L  3-1012-2883,785 Frank SullivanGlen HobbieGlen HobbieFrank Sullivan 139173-34
1961-06-02@ PIT41W  6-013-28814,344John BuzhardtBob FriendJohn BuzhardtBob Friend 145173-28
1961-06-03@ PIT42L  1-513-29811,153Art MahaffeyBobby ShantzBobby ShantzArt MahaffeyRoy Face146178-32
1961-06-04@ PIT43W  5-014-29827,352Don FerrareseVinegar Bend MizellDon FerrareseVinegar Bend Mizell 151178-27
1961-06-05@ SFN44W  3-215-2984,881Robin RobertsMike McCormickRobin RobertsMike McCormick 154180-26
1961-06-06@ SFN45W  13-916-29810,533Frank SullivanBilly O'DellDallas GreenBilly O'DellKen Lehman167189-22
1961-06-07@ SFN46L  3-416-3086,048Art MahaffeyJack SanfordStu MillerChris Short 170193-23
1961-06-08@ SFN47W  5-217-3085,703John BuzhardtSam JonesJohn BuzhardtSam Jones 175195-20
1961-06-09@ LAN48L  1-317-31819,110Frank SullivanDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleFrank Sullivan 176198-22
1961-06-10@ LAN49L  4-517-32818,908Robin RobertsJohnny PodresLarry SherryJohn Buzhardt 180203-23
1961-06-11@ LAN50L  3-617-33818,833Art MahaffeySandy KoufaxSandy KoufaxArt Mahaffey 183209-26
1961-06-13vs SLN51W  3-218-3387,327 Don FerrareseLarry JacksonFrank SullivanLarry Jackson 186211-25
1961-06-15vs SLN52L  3-618-3486,789 Art MahaffeyRay SadeckiRay SadeckiArt MahaffeyBob Miller189217-28
1961-06-16vs CIN53L  1-418-35810,508 John BuzhardtKen HuntKen HuntJohn BuzhardtJim Brosnan190221-31
1961-06-17vs CIN54L  5-1018-3685,205 Robin RobertsBob PurkeyBob PurkeyRobin Roberts 195231-36
1961-06-18vs CIN55L  2-718-3880 Don FerrareseJim MaloneyHowie NunnDon Ferrarese 197238-41
1961-06-18vs CIN56L  0-1018-38816,369 Chris ShortJim O'TooleJim O'TooleChris Short 197248-51
1961-06-20vs PIT57L  2-618-39810,649 Art MahaffeyHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixArt MahaffeyRoy Face199254-55
1961-06-22vs PIT58L  1-518-4089,126 John BuzhardtBob FriendBob FriendJohn Buzhardt 200259-59
1961-06-23@ PIT59W  12-1119-40816,170Robin RobertsJoe GibbonKen LehmanEarl FrancisFrank Sullivan212270-58
1961-06-24@ PIT60W  6-220-4089,546Chris ShortVinegar Bend MizellChris ShortVinegar Bend MizellFrank Sullivan218272-54
1961-06-25@ PIT61L  5-1021-4180Don FerrareseBobby ShantzRoy FaceJack Baldschun 223282-59
1961-06-25@ PIT62W  4-321-41810,951Art MahaffeyHarvey HaddixArt MahaffeyHarvey HaddixFrank Sullivan227285-58
1961-06-26vs SFN63W  1-022-4187,872 Jim OwensJack SanfordJim OwensJack SanfordDallas Green228285-57
1961-06-27vs SFN64L  5-1222-42810,728 John BuzhardtJuan MarichalJuan MarichalJohn BuzhardtStu Miller233297-64
1961-06-28vs SFN65W  7-723-42811,597 Chris ShortDick LeMay 240304-64
1961-06-29vs SFN66L  7-823-4480 Ken LehmanBilly O'DellJuan MarichalFrank Sullivan 247312-65
1961-06-29vs SFN67L  1-423-44814,997 Art MahaffeyBilly LoesBilly LoesArt Mahaffey 248316-68
1961-06-30vs LAN68L  6-1023-45817,518 Jim OwensStan WilliamsStan WilliamsJim OwensTurk Farrell254326-72
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-07-01vs LAN69L  2-523-46819,064 John BuzhardtJohnny PodresJohnny PodresJohn BuzhardtLarry Sherry256331-75
1961-07-02vs LAN70L  1-223-47815,039 Robin RobertsDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleArt MahaffeyTurk Farrell257333-76
1961-07-04@ SLN71L  7-1024-4880Don FerrareseCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsDon FerrareseMickey McDermott264343-79
1961-07-04@ SLN72W  10-624-48814,653Chris ShortRay SadeckiJack BaldschunCraig AndersonFrank Sullivan274349-75
1961-07-05@ MLN73L  4-524-5080Art MahaffeyWarren SpahnDon McMahonFrank Sullivan 278354-76
1961-07-05@ MLN74L  0-424-50814,280Ken LehmanLew BurdetteLew BurdetteKen Lehman 278358-80
1961-07-06@ MLN75L  6-724-51810,439John BuzhardtBob HendleyJohnny AntonelliDon FerrareseDon McMahon284365-81
1961-07-07@ CHN76L  3-924-5285,356Chris ShortDon CardwellDon CardwellChris Short 287374-87
1961-07-08@ CHN77L  4-624-53811,645Jim OwensJack CurtisJack CurtisJim OwensBarney Schultz291380-89
1961-07-09@ CHN78L  8-924-5580Art MahaffeyGlen HobbieGlen HobbieArt MahaffeyBob Anderson299389-90
1961-07-09@ CHN79L  5-824-55820,556Frank SullivanJim BrewerDick EllsworthChris Short 304397-93
1961-07-13@ LAN80L  2-724-56814,238Art MahaffeyStan WilliamsStan WilliamsArt Mahaffey 306404-98
1961-07-14@ LAN81W  7-525-56813,871John BuzhardtJohnny PodresJack BaldschunRoger Craig 313409-96
1961-07-15@ LAN82W  7-226-5688,062Chris ShortSandy KoufaxChris ShortSandy Koufax 320411-91
1961-07-16@ SFN83L  3-726-57817,608Jim OwensSam JonesSam JonesJim OwensStu Miller323418-95
1961-07-17@ SFN84W  10-727-57810,401Dallas GreenBilly O'DellJack BaldschunBobby Bolin 333425-92
1961-07-19vs MLN85L  5-828-5880 Art MahaffeyBob BuhlBob BuhlArt MahaffeyDon McMahon338433-95
1961-07-19vs MLN86W  2-128-58819,818 Don FerrareseCarl WilleyDon FerrareseCarl Willey 340434-94
1961-07-20vs MLN87L  1-528-5986,614 Chris ShortBob HendleyBob HendleyChris Short 341439-98
1961-07-21vs CHN88W  4-329-5985,413 Jim OwensDon CardwellJack BaldschunBarney Schultz 345442-97
1961-07-22vs CHN89W  6-530-5982,956 Chris ShortGlen HobbieChris ShortGlen HobbieJack Baldschun351447-96
1961-07-23vs CHN90L  5-1130-6083,476 Art MahaffeyJim BrewerDon ElstonArt Mahaffey 356458-102
1961-07-25vs LAN91L  2-730-61810,391 Don FerrareseSandy KoufaxSandy KoufaxDon Ferrarese 358465-107
1961-07-26vs LAN92L  1-630-62810,058 Jim OwensDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleJim Owens 359471-112
1961-07-27vs LAN93L  6-1130-6388,415 Chris ShortStan WilliamsRoger CraigJack BaldschunLarry Sherry365482-117
1961-07-28vs SFN94L  5-831-6480 Art MahaffeyBobby BolinDom ZanniArt MahaffeyStu Miller370490-120
1961-07-28vs SFN95W  4-331-64819,558 John BuzhardtBilly LoesJohn BuzhardtDick LeMay 374493-119
1961-07-29vs SFN96L  3-431-6588,667 Don FerrareseMike McCormickMike McCormickDon Ferrarese 377497-120
1961-07-30vs SFN97L  2-531-6688,347 Jim OwensJack SanfordJack SanfordJim Owens 379502-123
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-08-02@ CIN98L  2-431-6880Art MahaffeyJim O'TooleJim O'TooleArt MahaffeyBill Henry381506-125
1961-08-02@ CIN99L  2-331-68819,286Chris ShortJoey JayJoey JayChris ShortSherman Jones383509-126
1961-08-03@ CIN100L  1-731-6989,625John BuzhardtKen JohnsonKen JohnsonJohn Buzhardt 384516-132
1961-08-04@ SLN101L  8-931-7088,749Don FerrareseErnie BroglioErnie BroglioDon FerrareseEd Bauta392525-133
1961-08-05@ SLN102L  0-731-7187,140Paul BrownCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsPaul Brown 392532-140
1961-08-06@ SLN103L  1-331-7380Frank SullivanRay SadeckiRay SadeckiFrank Sullivan 393535-142
1961-08-06@ SLN104L  2-331-73818,784Jim OwensBob GibsonBob GibsonJim Owens 395538-143
1961-08-07vs PIT105L  1-331-7485,586 John BuzhardtBob FriendBob FriendJohn Buzhardt 396541-145
1961-08-08vs PIT106L  2-1031-7680 Art MahaffeyHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixArt Mahaffey 398551-153
1961-08-08vs PIT107L  2-331-76811,081 Chris ShortTom SturdivantTom SturdivantChris Short 400554-154
1961-08-09vs CIN108L  0-531-7789,317 Don FerrareseJoey JayJoey JayDon Ferrarese 400559-159
1961-08-11@ PIT109L  0-631-78812,965Robin RobertsBob FriendBob FriendRobin Roberts 400565-165
1961-08-12@ PIT110L  0-431-7988,785Jim OwensVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellJim Owens 400569-169
1961-08-13@ PIT111L  4-1331-80812,923John BuzhardtTom SturdivantTom SturdivantJohn Buzhardt 404582-178
1961-08-14@ CHN112L  2-931-8185,608Frank SullivanDick EllsworthDick EllsworthFrank Sullivan 406591-185
1961-08-15@ CHN113L  5-631-8285,878Art MahaffeyJack CurtisJack CurtisArt MahaffeyBob Anderson411597-186
1961-08-16@ CHN114L  5-931-8386,390Chris ShortDon CardwellDon CardwellChris Short 416606-190
1961-08-17@ MLN115L  6-731-84812,451Robin RobertsBob BuhlDon NottebartJack Baldschun 422613-191
1961-08-18@ MLN116L  1-431-85815,791Jim OwensLew BurdetteLew BurdetteJim Owens 423617-194
1961-08-19@ MLN117L  3-431-86810,574Frank SullivanTony CloningerTony CloningerFrank SullivanDon McMahon426621-195
1961-08-20@ MLN118L  2-532-8780Chris ShortWarren SpahnWarren SpahnChris Short 428626-198
1961-08-20@ MLN119W  7-432-87824,637John BuzhardtCarl WilleyJohn BuzhardtCarl Willey 435630-195
1961-08-22vs CHN120W  6-033-8784,957 Art MahaffeyDick EllsworthArt MahaffeyDick Ellsworth 441630-189
1961-08-24vs CHN121W  7-434-8782,773 Jim OwensJack CurtisJim OwensJack CurtisDon Ferrarese448634-186
1961-08-25vs MLN122W  9-435-8880 John BuzhardtCarl WilleyJohn BuzhardtCarl Willey 457638-181
1961-08-25vs MLN123L  4-935-88813,037 Frank SullivanTony CloningerTony CloningerFrank Sullivan 461647-186
1961-08-27vs MLN124L  10-1136-8980 Chris ShortLew BurdetteBob HendleyJim Owens 471658-187
1961-08-27vs MLN125W  3-036-8989,263 Art MahaffeyBob BuhlArt MahaffeyBob Buhl 474658-184
1961-08-28vs MLN126L  1-736-9086,346 Robin RobertsWarren SpahnWarren SpahnRobin Roberts 475665-190
1961-08-29vs SLN127L  4-537-9180 John BuzhardtCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsJohn BuzhardtEd Bauta479670-191
1961-08-29vs SLN128W  4-337-9188,592 Jim OwensBob MillerChris ShortAl Cicotte 483673-190
1961-08-30vs SLN129W  4-338-9184,952 Frank SullivanRay SadeckiDon FerrareseRay Sadecki 487676-189
1961-08-31vs SLN130L  1-238-9284,803 Art MahaffeyBob GibsonBob GibsonArt Mahaffey 488678-190
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-09-02vs CIN131L  4-738-9384,147 John BuzhardtJoey JayJoey JayJohn BuzhardtBill Henry492685-193
1961-09-03vs CIN132W  3-239-9384,752 Jim OwensJim O'TooleJim OwensJim Maloney 495687-192
1961-09-04vs CIN133L  0-540-9480 Frank SullivanKen JohnsonKen JohnsonFrank Sullivan 495692-197
1961-09-04vs CIN134W  5-340-94816,175 Art MahaffeyKen HuntArt MahaffeyKen Hunt 500695-195
1961-09-05@ MLN135L  4-540-9588,018Robin RobertsBob BuhlLew BurdetteFrank Sullivan 504700-196
1961-09-06@ MLN136L  0-140-96810,090John BuzhardtWarren SpahnWarren SpahnJohn Buzhardt 504701-197
1961-09-08@ CHN137L  1-440-9781,533Art MahaffeyDick EllsworthDick EllsworthArt Mahaffey 505705-200
1961-09-09@ CHN138W  6-241-9787,110Jim OwensJack CurtisJim OwensJack Curtis 511707-196
1961-09-10@ CHN139W  14-642-9787,628Robin RobertsDon CardwellDon FerrareseBarney SchultzFrank Sullivan525713-188
1961-09-11@ LAN140L  5-642-9889,064Art MahaffeyJohnny PodresRon PerranoskiDon Ferrarese 530719-189
1961-09-12@ LAN141W  19-1043-9888,629John BuzhardtSandy KoufaxChris ShortSandy KoufaxJack Baldschun549729-180
1961-09-13@ SFN142L  2-843-9985,585Dallas GreenJim DuffaloJim DuffaloDallas Green 551737-186
1961-09-14@ SFN143W  4-344-9984,328John BuzhardtBilly LoesJohn BuzhardtDick LeMay 555740-185
1961-09-16@ CIN144L  2-344-10088,376Jim OwensKen JohnsonJim O'TooleJim OwensJim Brosnan557743-186
1961-09-17@ CIN145W  4-045-100814,671Art MahaffeyBob PurkeyArt MahaffeyBob PurkeyFrank Sullivan561743-182
1961-09-19@ SLN146L  0-345-10184,935John BuzhardtCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsJohn Buzhardt 561746-185
1961-09-20@ SLN147W  6-146-10185,113Don FerrareseErnie BroglioDon FerrareseErnie Broglio 567747-180
1961-09-22vs PIT148L  3-646-10284,687 Jim OwensTom SturdivantClem LabineFrank Sullivan 570753-183
1961-09-23vs PIT149W  5-447-10284,005 John BuzhardtAl JacksonJack BaldschunRoy Face 575757-182
1961-09-24vs PIT150L  3-447-10383,282 Dallas GreenLarry FossVinegar Bend MizellChris ShortTom Sturdivant578761-183
1961-09-25vs SFN151L  2-1047-10483,416 Don FerrareseMike McCormickMike McCormickDon Ferrarese 580771-191
1961-09-27vs LAN152W  2-148-10484,166 Jim OwensSandy KoufaxJim OwensSandy KoufaxJack Baldschun582772-190
1961-09-28vs LAN153L  0-1048-10583,651 Chris ShortDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleChris Short 582782-200
1961-09-30vs SLN154L  2-1248-10682,587 John BuzhardtRay WashburnRay WashburnJohn Buzhardt 584794-210
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-10-01vs SLN155L  0-248-10782,496 Don FerrareseBob GibsonBob GibsonDon Ferrarese 584796-212


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