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1961 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  95-67   .586
Result:   3rd in American League
Manager(s):  Paul Richards, Lum Harris
General Manager:   Lee MacPhail
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  951,089
Playoffs: Season in progress

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dave Philley (41)
Youngest Player:  Boog Powell (19)
Longest Tenure:  Brooks Robinson, Gus Triandos, Hal Brown (7)
Top Hitter:  Jim Gentile (4)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Barber (6)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  74.58%
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
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
5Brooks Robinson3b924UDFA: 1955MLB16366889192387761134757428921.287.334.3970265736517985.1.302
3Ron Hansenss4923-MLB155533511321321251136696123419.248.329.3470185607430603.8.280
25Jackie Brandtof3727-MLB1395169315318516721026251102317.297.371.4440229584387936.5.303
4Jim Gentile1b427-MLB148486961472524614111961061150812.302.423.646100031460136013810.3.295
11Gus Triandosc5830-MLB11539735972101763004460171213.244.320.4260169445316574.9.248
7Jerry Adair2b-ss8324-MLB1333864110221193752355124146.264.326.3940152428297555.0.282
6,27Whitey Herzogof7229-MLB113323399411653514504111216.291.387.4090132377242576.3.320
9Russ Snyderof-27-MLB115312469113511353203200814.292.333.3750117341237445.0.321
10Dick Williamsof-3b-32-MLB103310376415282404203800557.206.251.3450107340267282.8.208
1Marv Breeding2b-27-MLB9024432518011652143301122.209.250.254062261200142.0.236
14Earl Robinsonof-24-MLB96222375912383043315401215.266.354.4550101256174375.7.317
22Dave Philleyof-41-MLB9914413369212320102000039.250.293.361052157120153.4.278
36Hank Foilesc-32-MLB4312418346061902122701114.274.336.46805813898195.2.304
8Marv Throneberry1b-27-MLB56969203051100122000002.208.296.39603810878124.0.211
16Jim Busbyof-34-MLB7589152331062081000111.258.316.3150289969104.1.287
13Steve Barberp6523UDFA: 1957MLB378061310260054210900.162.221.250020957610.2.306
23Chuck Estradap6723-MLB33704810000023200902.114.139.129098173-5-1.7.211
32Milt Pappasp-22UDFA: 1957MLB26666920360002900311.136.134.30302070620-0.1.171
8Gene Stephensof-28-MLB325841120021114700000.190.347.224013724863.4.216
48Jack Fisherp5722-MLB365625000200425101001.089.164.089057162-4-1.5.161
28Hal Brownp-36-MLB27503720010031100311.140.185.18009574800.0.175
44Charlie Lauc-28-MLB1747380014001301101.170.187.234011494110.8.163
2Clint Courtneyc-34-MLB224531220040010300001.267.400.311014553475.8.286
20Billy Hoeftp-29-MLB35391700040041300210.179.250.17907463510.5.259
29,38Dick Hallp-30-MLB30364500010031300401.139.205.139054336-1-0.8.217
17Walt Dropo1b-38-MLB1427170012004300003.259.355.370010312333.5.261
15Hoyt Wilhelmp-37-MLB51201100020021000201.050.136.050012422-2-2.6.100
30Boog Powell1b-of-19UDFA: 1959MLB413010001000200000.077.077.077011312-1-2.0.091
18Wes Stockp-27-MLB35110000000011000000.000.083.000001211-2-4.6.000
40Barry Shetroneof-22-MLB37010001000200000.143.143.14301760-1.2.200
42Frank Zupoc-21-MLB54121000001100000.500.600.7502000352224.0.667
10Chuck Essegianof-29-MLB11000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
38Dick Hydep-32-MLB1511100001000000001.0001.0001.00020001101--1.000
Totals: (33 players)1625481691139322736149638393058190223257848140.254.326.3907162139621143847374.5.278

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
13Steve Barber623UDFA: 1957MLB18123.33373414811248.11941029213130150911.307.030.474.715.440.87.2481.86
23Chuck Estrada1823-MLB1593.6933316110212.0159918719132160821.376.750.815.606.790.83.2380.72
48Jack Fisher4322-MLB10133.90362510171196.02051048517751181001.439.410.783.445.420.64.3011.08
32Milt Pappas1922UDFA: 1957MLB1393.04262311431177.21346760167889701.196.790.813.954.510.88.2191.13
28Hal Brown1536-MLB1063.1927236331166.21536259143361301.128.260.761.783.290.54.2550.79
20Billy Hoeft-29-MLB742.02351231103138.01063731755100501.176.910.463.596.520.55.2580.89
29,38Dick Hall6030-MLB753.0929134294122.11024742103092001.087.500.742.216.770.33.2640.62
15Hoyt Wilhelm3037-MLB972.30511004318109.289352854187301.197.300.413.367.140.47.2681.49
18Wes Stock6627-MLB503.013510019371.258242432747001.197.280.383.395.900.57.2641.34
38Dick Hyde-32-MLB125.57150009021.018141311315001.487.710.435.576.430.87.2741.82
19Gordon Jones-31-MLB005.403000215.0533304001.009.005.400.007.200.00.1540.83
39Jim Lehew-23-MLB000.002000202.0100000000.504.500.000.000.00--.1671.00
39John Papa-20-MLB0018.002000001.0222133005.0018.009.0027.0027.001.001.000--
Totals: (33 players)95673.221621625420108331,47112265885261496179264531.347.500.673.775.660.67.249 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gus TriandosC1146425589.9890.00 
Hank FoilesC381941714.9950.00 
Charlie LauC1790612.9900.00 
Clint CourtneyC16718011.0000.00 
Frank ZupoC470001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim Gentile1B144120910014129.9890.00 
Dick Williams1B20123120101.0000.00 
Walt Dropo1B126260111.0000.00 
Marv Throneberry1B11611026.9730.00 
Dave Philley1B130001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jerry Adair2B107233237657.9870.00 
Marv Breeding2B801791791153.9700.00 
Ron Hansen2B7162318.9750.00 
Brooks Robinson2B201001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Brooks Robinson3B1631513311434.9720.00 
Jerry Adair3B201001.0000.00 
Dick Williams3B20000.0000.00 
Jackie Brandt3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ron HansenSS14925643730110.9590.00 
Jerry AdairSS27266155.9460.00 
Brooks RobinsonSS142001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jackie BrandtOF136293682.9740.00 
Russ SnyderOF108168360.9660.00 
Whitey HerzogOF981432001.0000.00 
Earl RobinsonOF82136643.9730.00 
Dick WilliamsOF7586431.9680.00 
Jim BusbyOF7176210.9870.00 
Gene StephensOF30342011.0000.00 
Dave PhilleyOF25210001.0000.00 
Marv ThroneberryOF1512010.9230.00 
Boog PowellOF330001.0000.00 
Barry ShetroneOF230001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hoyt WilhelmP5110962221.9332.31 
Steve BarberP37248136048.9482.65 
Jack FisherP3619682221.9371.38 
Billy HoeftP35138925021.0002.22 
Wes StockP3571522011.0003.41 
Chuck EstradaP33212191711.9731.53 
Dick HallP2912292311.9702.36 
Hal BrownP271661625011.0002.22 
Milt PappasP26177243412.9832.95 
Dick HydeP152111011.9174.71 
Gordon JonesP3510001.0001.80 
Jim LehewP2201001.0004.50 
John PapaP210000.0000.00 


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