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1961 BOSTON RED SOX

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  76-86   .469
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  Pinky Higgins
General Manager:   Dick O'Connell
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  850,589
Playoffs: Season in progress

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Vic Wertz (36)
Youngest Player:  Wilbur Wood (19)
Longest Tenure:  Ike Delock (9)
Top Hitter:  Chuck Schilling (24)
Top Pitcher:  Bill Monbouquette (17)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  67.40%
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
2Chuck Schilling2b2423-MLB15864687167252562767877201118.259.340.3270211738505814.3.287
11Frank Malzone3b3931-MLB151590741572141487134449130919.266.314.3860228644464774.5.267
8Carl Yastrzemskiof4021UDFA: 1958MLB148583711553161180655096332519.266.324.3960231643459774.5.299
7Gary Geigerof3524-MLB140499821162161864164879144637.232.349.4070203599403825.5.249
4Jackie Jensenof7334-MLB137498641312121366986669322416.263.350.3920195573397734.9.281
29Jim Pagliaronic-23-MLB1203765091170165811557440238.242.342.4150156440299585.2.260
3Pete Runnels1b-2b-33-MLB14336049114203338514632322312.317.396.4140149414264666.8.338
1Don Buddinss4627-MLB115339588922364221724527617.263.394.3980135420265636.5.287
6Vic Wertzof-1b-36-MLB9931733831621160003843230611.262.339.4290136363251505.4.268
16Carroll Hardyof-28-MLB85281467420233642265320304.263.330.3810107312216384.8.316
22Russ Nixonc-26-MLB87242247012211901131921235.289.327.368089262183324.8.307
12Pumpsie Green2b-ss-27-MLB88219335712362742423203124.260.376.425093264171416.4.279
18Gene Conleyp-30-MLB337381630280022210211.219.247.342025796152.3.280
27Bill Monbouquettep5024-MLB3369690005001029001401.130.241.130099375-1-0.3.225
37Don Schwallp5525-MLB2761511200600110001101.180.194.213013736210.6.216
19,24Lou Clintonof-23-MLB175141321030021000100.255.283.333017543953.5.317
14Ike Delockp-31-MLB28483500020042400502.104.173.104055750-3-1.9.208
10Billy Harrellss-3b-32-MLB37371062001101800001.162.184.21608383200.3.207
39Tracy Stallardp-23-MLB43360310030001200401.083.083.111044038-3-1.9.125
20Mike Fornielesp-29-MLB5732251014000800100.156.156.28109332810.7.174
28Rip Repulskiof-33-MLB1525271001021500000.280.308.32008262022.3.350
24Joe Ginsbergc-34-MLB1924160005000200001.250.250.25006241911.4.273
36Billy Muffettp-30-MLB3823450012003900101.217.308.34808272022.3.308
38Don Gile1b-c-26-MLB818250011001500000.278.316.44408191325.0.333
17Dave Hillmanp-33-MLB2817300000002700200.000.105.000002119-2-2.5.000
23Tom Brewerp-29-MLB1814741102000300010.286.267.50007151125.8.333
15Galen Ciscop-25-MLB1810010000002500300.100.250.1000115120-0.4.200
31Chet Nicholsp-30-MLB269110000001100000.111.200.111011080-0.1.125
21Arnold Earleyp-28-MLB336000000000200000.000.000.0000066--.000
28Wilbur Woodp-19UDFA: 1960MLB63000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
25Ted Willsp-27-MLB172000000000200000.000.000.0000022--.000
Totals: (31 players)1625508729140125137112682563664784629288142129.254.334.3747082062630743957484.6.281

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
27Bill Monbouquette1724-MLB14143.39323212100236.12331068924100161411.418.870.913.816.130.62.2860.87
18Gene Conley2630-MLB11144.9133306231199.22291161093365113001.4710.321.492.935.090.58.3010.80
37Don Schwall2325-MLB1573.22252510200178.21677664811091611.558.410.405.544.581.21.2861.88
14Ike Delock5731-MLB694.9028283100156.018511085245280201.5210.671.383.004.620.65.3060.91
39Tracy Stallard-23-MLB274.88431410102132.211075721596109301.557.461.026.517.390.88.2670.77
20Mike Fornieles2829-MLB984.68572104215119.11216562185470501.479.131.364.075.280.77.2791.14
36Billy Muffett-30-MLB3115.67381120142112.21308771183647201.4710.381.442.883.750.77.2931.05
17Dave Hillman-33-MLB322.772810010078.070262482339101.198.080.922.654.500.59.2561.07
15Galen Cisco-25-MLB246.71178004052.167403952826111.8211.520.864.824.471.08.3541.20
31Chet Nichols-30-MLB322.092620012351.240121232620101.286.970.524.533.481.30.2341.30
21Arnold Earley5628-MLB243.993300022749.242312233444201.537.610.546.167.970.77.2810.96
23Tom Brewer-29-MLB323.43109001042.037211642913401.577.930.866.212.792.23.2392.05
25Ted Wills-27-MLB325.95170007019.224171321911402.1910.980.928.695.031.73.3440.92
28Wilbur Wood-19UDFA: 1960MLB005.5461002013.01488277101.629.691.384.854.851.00.2860.65
19Tom Borland-28-MLB0018.001000101.0322000003.0027.000.000.000.00--.5000.50
Totals: (31 players)76864.29162162356127301,44314727926881126798313631.429.181.044.245.180.82.296 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim PagliaroniC10858639105.9840.00 
Russ NixonC663302492.9750.00 
Joe GinsbergC6111001.0000.00 
Don GileC110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Pete Runnels1B11370150492.9950.00 
Vic Wertz1B8666467765.9910.00 
Don Gile1B644223.9580.00 
Billy Harrell1B3122021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Chuck Schilling2B1583974498121.9910.00 
Pumpsie Green2B776011.0000.00 
Pete Runnels2B7611051.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank Malzone3B1491363042345.9500.00 
Pete Runnels3B1182920.9490.00 
Billy Harrell3B10712031.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Don BuddinSS1092042942370.9560.00 
Pumpsie GreenSS57841661635.9400.00 
Billy HarrellSS77921.8890.00 
Pete RunnelsSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Carl YastrzemskiOF14724812101.9630.00 
Gary GeigerOF1373241241.9880.00 
Jackie JensenOF1312741442.9860.00 
Carroll HardyOF76142763.9610.00 
Lou ClintonOF13303001.0000.00 
Rip RepulskiOF440001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mike FornielesP57119122512.9742.80 
Tracy StallardP43132314001.0001.16 
Billy MuffettP38112618011.0001.93 
Gene ConleyP33199122822.9521.81 
Arnold EarleyP33491920.8331.83 
Bill MonbouquetteP32236162812.9781.68 
Ike DelockP28156131741.8821.73 
Dave HillmanP2878115001.0001.85 
Chet NicholsP2651323011.0004.57 
Don SchwallP2517883334.9322.07 
Galen CiscoP175237011.0001.73 
Ted WillsP17191411.8332.34 
Tom BrewerP1042213011.0003.21 
Wilbur WoodP61320001.0001.38 
Tom BorlandP110000.0000.00 


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