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1961 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  75-79   .487
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Danny Murtaugh
General Manager:   Joe Brown
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Attendance:  1,199,128
Playoffs:  -

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Rocky Nelson (36)
Youngest Player:  Al McBean (23)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Friend (11)
Top Hitter:  Roberto Clemente (8)
Top Pitcher:  Joe Gibbon (11)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  95.37%
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#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-04-11@ SFN1W  8-71-0341,423Bob FriendSam JonesRoy FaceMike McCormickClem Labine871
1961-04-12@ SFN2L  1-21-147,583Vern LawBilly LoesBilly LoesVern LawJim Duffalo990
1961-04-13@ SFN3L  5-61-2710,910Harvey HaddixJack SanfordJim DuffaloRoy Face 1415-1
1961-04-14@ LAN4W  6-32-2428,371Joe GibbonSandy KoufaxJoe GibbonSandy KoufaxClem Labine20182
1961-04-15@ LAN5W  4-13-2236,783Bob FriendDon DrysdaleBob FriendDon Drysdale 24195
1961-04-16@ LAN6L  6-133-3627,716Vern LawStan WilliamsStan WilliamsVern LawEd Palmquist3032-2
1961-04-18vs CHN7W  5-34-3230,781 Vinegar Bend MizellDick EllsworthVinegar Bend MizellMel WrightRoy Face35350
1961-04-19vs CHN8W  4-15-3212,742 Bob FriendBob AndersonBob FriendBob Anderson 39363
1961-04-20vs CHN9L  0-35-4210,428 Joe GibbonGlen HobbieGlen HobbieJoe Gibbon 39390
1961-04-23vs MLN10L  1-35-5421,249 Vern LawWarren SpahnWarren SpahnVern Law 4042-2
1961-04-24vs MLN11W  7-66-5214,826 Bob FriendBob BuhlBob FriendMoe DrabowskyClem Labine4748-1
1961-04-26vs PHI12W  3-27-529,420 Vinegar Bend MizellDallas GreenVinegar Bend MizellDallas Green 50500
1961-04-29@ CIN13W  6-38-519,173Vern LawJoey JayVern LawJoey JayRoy Face56533
1961-04-30@ CIN14W  6-39-620Bob FriendJay HookBob FriendJay HookRoy Face62566
1961-04-30@ CIN15L  2-49-6211,743Joe GibbonBob PurkeyBob PurkeyJoe Gibbon 64604
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-05-02@ SLN16W  6-010-616,549Harvey HaddixErnie BroglioHarvey HaddixErnie Broglio 706010
1961-05-03@ SLN17L  1-310-725,611Vinegar Bend MizellBob GibsonBob GibsonVinegar Bend MizellLindy McDaniel71638
1961-05-05vs LAN18L  0-1010-8225,023 Bob FriendJohnny PodresJohnny PodresBob FriendTurk Farrell7173-2
1961-05-06vs LAN19W  9-511-829,736 Joe GibbonRoger CraigJoe GibbonRoger CraigRoy Face80782
1961-05-07vs LAN20L  2-411-9317,363 Red WittSandy KoufaxSandy KoufaxRed WittLarry Sherry82820
1961-05-09vs SFN21W  9-612-9317,250 Harvey HaddixJack SanfordHarvey HaddixJack SanfordClem Labine91883
1961-05-10vs SFN22L  0-312-10421,599 Bob FriendMike McCormickMike McCormickBob Friend 91910
1961-05-12vs CIN23W  8-513-10320,662 Vinegar Bend MizellBob PurkeyBobby ShantzMarshall Bridges 99963
1961-05-13vs CIN24W  13-514-10313,343 Joe GibbonJim O'TooleClem LabineJim O'Toole 11210111
1961-05-14vs CIN25L  1-414-11317,459 Bob FriendKen HuntKen HuntBob FriendJim Brosnan1131058
1961-05-16vs SLN26W  2-115-11213,578 Vern LawCurt SimmonsRoy FaceCurt Simmons 1151069
1961-05-17vs SLN27W  4-316-11217,691 Vinegar Bend MizellErnie BroglioVinegar Bend MizellErnie BroglioRoy Face11910910
1961-05-19@ PHI28L  1-416-12416,035Bob FriendArt MahaffeyArt MahaffeyBob Friend 1201137
1961-05-20@ PHI29W  4-317-12312,547Joe GibbonRobin RobertsJoe GibbonRobin RobertsRoy Face1241168
1961-05-21@ PHI30W  13-1118-1239,291Vern LawDallas GreenBob FriendDon Ferrarese 13712710
1961-05-22@ MLN31W  2-119-12310,332Harvey HaddixBob BuhlHarvey HaddixBob Buhl 13912811
1961-05-23@ MLN32L  0-119-1339,367Bobby ShantzLew BurdetteLew BurdetteBobby Shantz 13912910
1961-05-24@ CHN33W  7-320-1325,573Vinegar Bend MizellDick EllsworthVinegar Bend MizellDick EllsworthClem Labine14613214
1961-05-26@ SLN34L  2-1220-1428,868Bob FriendCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsBob Friend 1481444
1961-05-27@ SLN35L  5-720-15314,941Vern LawErnie BroglioErnie BroglioVern LawLindy McDaniel1531512
1961-05-28@ SLN36L  4-820-16416,632Harvey HaddixRay SadeckiAl CicotteHarvey Haddix 157159-2
1961-05-30vs CHN37L  3-520-1840 Vinegar Bend MizellDick EllsworthDick EllsworthVinegar Bend MizellDon Elston160164-4
1961-05-30vs CHN38L  0-1020-18430,852 Bob FriendDon CardwellDon CardwellBob Friend 160174-14
1961-05-31vs MLN39W  9-121-18416,902 Joe GibbonWarren SpahnJoe GibbonWarren Spahn 169175-6
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-06-01vs MLN40W  8-222-18419,128 Harvey HaddixLew BurdetteHarvey HaddixLew Burdette 1771770
1961-06-02vs PHI41L  0-622-19414,344 Bob FriendJohn BuzhardtJohn BuzhardtBob Friend 177183-6
1961-06-03vs PHI42W  5-123-19411,153 Bobby ShantzArt MahaffeyBobby ShantzArt MahaffeyRoy Face182184-2
1961-06-04vs PHI43L  0-523-20427,352 Vinegar Bend MizellDon FerrareseDon FerrareseVinegar Bend Mizell 182189-7
1961-06-05@ LAN44W  5-224-20414,715Vern LawDon DrysdaleVern LawRon PerranoskiRoy Face187191-4
1961-06-06@ LAN45L  7-824-21415,784Joe GibbonRoger CraigJohnny PodresRoy FaceLarry Sherry194199-5
1961-06-07@ LAN46L  3-724-22419,967Earl FrancisSandy KoufaxSandy KoufaxEarl Francis 197206-9
1961-06-08@ LAN47W  4-225-22417,599Bob FriendStan WilliamsBob FriendStan WilliamsBobby Shantz201208-7
1961-06-09@ SFN48L  6-925-23427,815Harvey HaddixJuan MarichalBobby BolinRoy FaceStu Miller207217-10
1961-06-10@ SFN49L  0-525-24426,630Vinegar Bend MizellMike McCormickMike McCormickVinegar Bend Mizell 207222-15
1961-06-11@ SFN50W  8-426-24434,185Vern LawBilly LoesVern LawBilly LoesBob Friend215226-11
1961-06-13vs CIN51W  2-127-24419,423 Joe GibbonJim MaloneyJoe GibbonJim Maloney 217227-10
1961-06-14vs CIN52W  5-428-24414,270 Bob FriendJim O'TooleBobby ShantzJim Brosnan 222231-9
1961-06-15vs CIN53L  1-828-25419,209 Vinegar Bend MizellJoey JayJoey JayVinegar Bend Mizell 223239-16
1961-06-16vs SLN54L  2-528-26426,229 Harvey HaddixBob GibsonBob GibsonHarvey Haddix 225244-19
1961-06-17vs SLN55W  9-329-26415,436 Bobby ShantzErnie BroglioBobby ShantzErnie Broglio 234247-13
1961-06-18vs SLN56W  5-330-2740 Bob FriendCurt SimmonsBob FriendCurt SimmonsRoy Face239250-11
1961-06-18vs SLN57L  3-730-27429,176 Joe GibbonLarry JacksonLarry JacksonJoe GibbonBob Miller242257-15
1961-06-20@ PHI58W  6-231-27410,649Harvey HaddixArt MahaffeyHarvey HaddixArt MahaffeyRoy Face248259-11
1961-06-22@ PHI59W  5-132-2749,126Bob FriendJohn BuzhardtBob FriendJohn Buzhardt 253260-7
1961-06-23vs PHI60L  11-1232-28416,170 Joe GibbonRobin RobertsKen LehmanEarl FrancisFrank Sullivan264272-8
1961-06-24vs PHI61L  2-632-2949,546 Vinegar Bend MizellChris ShortChris ShortVinegar Bend MizellFrank Sullivan266278-12
1961-06-25vs PHI62W  10-533-3040 Bobby ShantzDon FerrareseRoy FaceJack Baldschun 276283-7
1961-06-25vs PHI63L  3-433-30410,951 Harvey HaddixArt MahaffeyArt MahaffeyHarvey HaddixFrank Sullivan279287-8
1961-06-27vs LAN64L  5-933-31425,936 Bob FriendJohnny PodresTurk FarrellBob FriendLarry Sherry284296-12
1961-06-28vs LAN65W  9-334-31421,581 Joe GibbonDon DrysdaleJoe GibbonDon Drysdale 293299-6
1961-06-29vs LAN66W  4-235-31421,520 Earl FrancisSandy KoufaxEarl FrancisSandy KoufaxRoy Face297301-4
1961-06-30vs SFN67W  4-336-31431,900 Harvey HaddixMike McCormickRoy FaceMike McCormick 301304-3
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-07-01vs SFN68L  3-436-32419,737 Bob FriendJack SanfordSam JonesBob Friend 304308-4
1961-07-02vs SFN69W  7-638-3240 Vern LawDick LeMayHarvey HaddixMike McCormickClem Labine311314-3
1961-07-02vs SFN70W  9-038-32436,093 Bobby ShantzJuan MarichalBobby ShantzJuan Marichal 3203146
1961-07-03@ CIN71L  3-438-33431,839Joe GibbonJim MaloneyJim MaloneyJoe GibbonJim Brosnan3233185
1961-07-04@ CIN72L  0-238-34411,802Earl FrancisJoey JayJoey JayEarl Francis 3233203
1961-07-06@ CHN73W  15-339-3540Bob FriendDick EllsworthBob FriendDick Ellsworth 33832315
1961-07-06@ CHN74L  1-539-35415,813Vinegar Bend MizellGlen HobbieGlen HobbieVinegar Bend Mizell 33932811
1961-07-07@ MLN75W  6-540-35317,622Harvey HaddixTony CloningerAl McBeanWarren SpahnRoy Face34533312
1961-07-08@ MLN76W  4-341-35316,109Joe GibbonBob BuhlJoe GibbonBob BuhlBobby Shantz34933613
1961-07-09@ MLN77W  5-442-35320,845Clem LabineLew BurdetteAl McBeanLew BurdetteRoy Face35434014
1961-07-13@ SFN78L  1-242-36311,328Bob FriendBilly O'DellStu MillerBob Friend 35534213
1961-07-14@ SFN79W  6-443-36323,177Joe GibbonJack SanfordClem LabineDick LeMayRoy Face36134615
1961-07-15@ SFN80L  3-843-37322,596Harvey HaddixMike McCormickMike McCormickHarvey Haddix 36435410
1961-07-16@ LAN81L  11-1243-38415,930Earl FrancisRon PerranoskiJohnny PodresRoy Face 3753669
1961-07-17@ LAN82L  4-643-39426,232Bob FriendStan WilliamsStan WilliamsBob FriendSandy Koufax3793727
1961-07-20vs CHN83W  4-044-39313,859 Joe GibbonJack CurtisJoe GibbonJack Curtis 38337211
1961-07-21vs MLN84L  3-544-40428,290 Bob FriendLew BurdetteLew BurdetteBob Friend 3863779
1961-07-22vs MLN85L  4-544-41416,417 Bobby ShantzWarren SpahnTony CloningerBobby ShantzDon Nottebart3903828
1961-07-23vs MLN86L  4-1144-4350 Harvey HaddixBob BuhlBob BuhlHarvey Haddix 3943931
1961-07-23vs MLN87L  4-544-43526,531 Earl FrancisCarl WilleyDon McMahonBob Friend 3983980
1961-07-25vs SFN88L  7-1644-44518,698 Joe GibbonMike McCormickStu MillerJoe Gibbon 405414-9
1961-07-26vs SFN89W  8-345-44517,306 Bob FriendJack SanfordBob FriendDick LeMay 413417-4
1961-07-27vs SFN90L  0-245-45517,885 Vinegar Bend MizellJuan MarichalJuan MarichalVinegar Bend Mizell 413419-6
1961-07-28vs LAN91L  4-645-46525,593 Earl FrancisJohnny PodresJohnny PodresEarl FrancisTurk Farrell417425-8
1961-07-29vs LAN92L  4-545-47511,822 Harvey HaddixSandy KoufaxRon PerranoskiAl McBeanTurk Farrell421430-9
1961-07-30vs LAN93L  3-745-48518,273 Joe GibbonDon DrysdaleDon DrysdaleJoe GibbonRon Perranoski424437-13
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-08-02@ SLN94L  2-445-49612,048Bob FriendLarry JacksonLarry JacksonBobby Shantz 426441-15
1961-08-03@ SLN95W  19-046-49511,514Harvey HaddixAl CicotteHarvey HaddixAl Cicotte 4454414
1961-08-04@ CIN96L  4-546-50627,383Joe GibbonBob PurkeyJim BrosnanClem Labine 4494463
1961-08-05@ CIN97W  11-747-50612,125Tom SturdivantKen HuntAl McBeanKen Hunt 4604537
1961-08-06@ CIN98W  9-448-5160Vinegar Bend MizellJoey JayVinegar Bend MizellJoey JayClem Labine46945712
1961-08-06@ CIN99L  2-348-51631,167Earl FrancisJim O'TooleJim BrosnanRoy Face 47146011
1961-08-07@ PHI100W  3-149-5165,586Bob FriendJohn BuzhardtBob FriendJohn Buzhardt 47446113
1961-08-08@ PHI101W  10-251-5160Harvey HaddixArt MahaffeyHarvey HaddixArt Mahaffey 48446321
1961-08-08@ PHI102W  3-251-51611,081Tom SturdivantChris ShortTom SturdivantChris Short 48746522
1961-08-09vs SLN103L  0-451-52617,038 Joe GibbonCurt SimmonsCurt SimmonsJoe GibbonEd Bauta48746918
1961-08-10vs SLN104L  2-351-53613,812 Earl FrancisRay SadeckiRay SadeckiEarl Francis 48947217
1961-08-11vs PHI105W  6-052-53612,965 Bob FriendRobin RobertsBob FriendRobin Roberts 49547223
1961-08-12vs PHI106W  4-053-5368,785 Vinegar Bend MizellJim OwensVinegar Bend MizellJim Owens 49947227
1961-08-13vs PHI107W  13-454-53612,923 Tom SturdivantJohn BuzhardtTom SturdivantJohn Buzhardt 51247636
1961-08-14@ MLN108L  3-854-54614,648Harvey HaddixBob BuhlTony CloningerHarvey Haddix 51548431
1961-08-15@ MLN109L  1-454-55616,843Joe GibbonCarl WilleyCarl WilleyJoe Gibbon 51648828
1961-08-16@ MLN110L  1-254-56618,330Bob FriendWarren SpahnWarren SpahnBob Friend 51749027
1961-08-17@ CHN111L  4-1155-5760Vinegar Bend MizellGlen HobbieDick DrottVinegar Bend MizellBob Anderson52150120
1961-08-17@ CHN112W  4-355-57616,961Earl FrancisJim BrewerEarl FrancisJim BrewerRoy Face52550421
1961-08-18@ CHN113L  1-255-5867,469Tom SturdivantDick EllsworthDick EllsworthTom Sturdivant 52650620
1961-08-19@ CHN114W  4-356-58611,777Harvey HaddixJack CurtisClem LabineJack Curtis 53050921
1961-08-20@ CHN115L  0-156-59619,038Bob FriendDon CardwellDon CardwellBob Friend 53051020
1961-08-22vs MLN116W  4-157-59615,874 Joe GibbonBob BuhlJoe GibbonBob BuhlRoy Face53451123
1961-08-23vs MLN117W  7-658-59615,117 Earl FrancisLew BurdetteRoy FaceDon Nottebart 54151724
1961-08-24vs MLN118L  1-658-60616,653 Bob FriendWarren SpahnWarren SpahnBob Friend 54252319
1961-08-25vs CHN119W  1-059-60612,651 Tom SturdivantDon CardwellTom SturdivantDon Cardwell 54352320
1961-08-26vs CHN120L  3-759-6169,137 Harvey HaddixDick EllsworthBarney SchultzRoy FaceBob Anderson54653016
1961-08-27vs CHN121W  7-360-6260 Joe GibbonJack CurtisJoe GibbonJack CurtisClem Labine55353320
1961-08-27vs CHN122L  5-660-62615,471 Vinegar Bend MizellJim BrewerJim BrewerVinegar Bend MizellBob Anderson55853919
1961-08-28vs CHN123L  4-560-63613,753 Earl FrancisDick DrottBob AndersonRoy Face 56254418
1961-08-29vs CIN124L  0-360-64617,999 Bob FriendJim O'TooleJim O'TooleBob FriendJim Maloney56254715
1961-08-30vs CIN125W  3-161-64620,000 Tom SturdivantBob PurkeyTom SturdivantBob Purkey 56554817
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-09-01@ SLN126L  4-861-65613,480Joe GibbonLarry JacksonLarry JacksonJoe Gibbon 56955613
1961-09-02@ SLN127W  5-462-6569,140Harvey HaddixErnie BroglioRoy FaceLindy McDaniel 57456014
1961-09-03@ SLN128W  8-163-65613,817Bob FriendCurt SimmonsBob FriendCurt Simmons 58256121
1961-09-04@ SLN129L  4-963-66610,021Earl FrancisRay SadeckiRay SadeckiEarl FrancisLindy McDaniel58657016
1961-09-05@ CHN130W  8-364-6663,417Tom SturdivantGlen HobbieTom SturdivantGlen Hobbie 59457321
1961-09-06@ CHN131L  2-664-6763,080Joe GibbonDon CardwellDon CardwellJoe Gibbon 59657917
1961-09-07@ CHN132W  7-565-6762,752Harvey HaddixJim BrewerBobby ShantzJim Brewer 60358419
1961-09-08@ MLN133W  2-166-67615,606Bob FriendBob HendleyBob FriendBob Hendley 60558520
1961-09-09@ MLN134L  3-466-68612,320Earl FrancisCarl WilleyDon NottebartRoy Face 60858919
1961-09-10@ MLN135L  3-466-69624,198Tom SturdivantWarren SpahnWarren SpahnTom Sturdivant 61159318
1961-09-11@ SFN136L  3-466-7065,512Al McBeanJack SanfordJack SanfordRoy Face 61459717
1961-09-12@ SFN137W  3-067-7069,539Joe GibbonMike McCormickJoe GibbonMike McCormick 61759720
1961-09-13@ LAN138W  8-268-70610,494Bob FriendDon DrysdaleHarvey HaddixTurk Farrell 62559926
1961-09-14@ LAN139L  6-768-7169,805Tom SturdivantStan WilliamsEd RoebuckRoy Face 63160625
1961-09-16vs SLN140L  3-668-7266,830 Earl FrancisRay SadeckiRay SadeckiEarl Francis 63461222
1961-09-17vs SLN141L  0-368-73610,030 Al McBeanLarry JacksonLarry JacksonAl McBean 63461519
1961-09-18vs SLN142W  8-669-7368,934 Larry FossBob GibsonLarry FossBob GibsonRoy Face64262121
1961-09-19@ CIN143L  1-1069-74614,225Bob FriendJim O'TooleJim O'TooleBob Friend 64363112
1961-09-20@ CIN144L  2-369-75614,822Joe GibbonJoey JayJoey JayRoy Face 64563411
1961-09-22@ PHI145W  6-370-7564,687Tom SturdivantJim OwensClem LabineFrank Sullivan 65163714
1961-09-23@ PHI146L  4-570-7664,005Al JacksonJohn BuzhardtJack BaldschunRoy Face 65564213
1961-09-24@ PHI147W  4-371-7663,282Larry FossDallas GreenVinegar Bend MizellChris ShortTom Sturdivant65964514
1961-09-26vs LAN148L  3-572-7760 Bob FriendStan WilliamsStan WilliamsBob FriendTurk Farrell66265012
1961-09-26vs LAN149W  8-072-7769,602 Joe GibbonDon DrysdaleJoe GibbonDon Drysdale 67065020
1961-09-27vs SFN150W  5-373-7767,471 Tom SturdivantBilly O'DellHarvey HaddixStu Miller 67565322
1961-09-28vs SFN151L  4-773-7865,384 Earl FrancisJim DuffaloJim DuffaloEarl FrancisStu Miller67966019
1961-09-29vs CIN152L  1-873-79610,119 Larry FossJim O'TooleJim O'TooleLarry FossSherman Jones68066812
1961-09-30vs CIN153W  11-674-7967,158 Al JacksonJoey JayAl JacksonJoey Jay 69167417
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-10-01vs CIN154W  3-175-79626,760 Joe GibbonBob PurkeyJoe GibbonJim Brosnan 69467519


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