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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
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
2Chuck Schilling+2b2423-MLB15864687167252562767877201118.259.340.3270211738505814.3.287
11Frank Malzone+3b3931-MLB151590741572141487134449130919.266.314.3860228644464774.5.267
8Carl Yastrzemski+of4021UDFA: 1958MLB148583711553161180655096332519.266.324.3960231643459774.5.299
7Gary Geiger+of3524-MLB140499821162161864164879144637.232.349.4070203599403825.5.249
4Jackie Jensen+of7334-MLB137498641312121366986669322416.263.350.3920195573397734.9.281
29Jim Pagliaroni+c-23-MLB1203765091170165811557440238.242.342.4150156440299585.2.260
3Pete Runnels+1b-2b-33-MLB14336049114203338514632322312.317.396.4140149414264666.8.338
1Don Buddin+ss4627-MLB115339588922364221724527617.263.394.3980135420265636.5.287
6Vic Wertz+of-1b-36-MLB9931733831621160003843230611.262.339.4290136363251505.4.268
16Carroll Hardy+of-28-MLB85281467420233642265320304.263.330.3810107312216384.8.316
22Russ Nixon+c-26-MLB87242247012211901131921235.289.327.368089262183324.8.307
12Pumpsie Green+2b-ss-27-MLB88219335712362742423203124.260.376.425093264171416.4.279
18Gene Conley+p-30-MLB337381630280022210211.219.247.342025796152.3.280
27Bill Monbouquette+p5024-MLB3369690005001029001401.130.241.130099375-1-0.3.225
37Don Schwall+p5525-MLB2761511200600110001101.180.194.213013736210.6.216
19,24Lou Clinton+of-23-MLB175141321030021000100.255.283.333017543953.5.317
14Ike Delock+p-31-MLB28483500020042400502.104.173.104055750-3-1.9.208
10Billy Harrell+ss-3b-32-MLB37371062001101800001.162.184.21608383200.3.207
39Tracy Stallard+p-23-MLB43360310030001200401.083.083.111044038-3-1.9.125
20Mike Fornieles+p-29-MLB5732251014000800100.156.156.28109332810.7.174
28Rip Repulski+of-33-MLB1525271001021500000.280.308.32008262022.3.350
24Joe Ginsberg+c-34-MLB1924160005000200001.250.250.25006241911.4.273
36Billy Muffett+p-30-MLB3823450012003900101.217.308.34808272022.3.308
38Don Gile+1b-c-26-MLB818250011001500000.278.316.44408191325.0.333
17Dave Hillman+p-33-MLB2817300000002700200.000.105.000002119-2-2.5.000
23Tom Brewer+p-29-MLB1814741102000300010.286.267.50007151125.8.333
15Galen Cisco+p-25-MLB1810010000002500300.100.250.1000115120-0.4.200
31Chet Nichols+p-30-MLB269110000001100000.111.200.111011080-0.1.125
21Arnold Earley+p-28-MLB336000000000200000.000.000.0000066--.000
28Wilbur Wood+p-19UDFA: 1960MLB63000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
25Ted Wills+p-27-MLB172000000000200000.000.000.0000022--.000
Totals: (31 players)1625508729140125137112682563664784629288142129.254.334.3747082062630743957484.6.281

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
27Bill Monbouquette+1724-MLB14143.39323212100236.12331068924100161411.418.870.913.816.130.62.2860.87
18Gene Conley+2630-MLB11144.9133306231199.22291161093365113001.4710.321.492.935.090.58.3010.80
37Don Schwall+2325-MLB1573.22252510200178.21677664811091611.558.410.405.544.581.21.2861.88
14Ike Delock+5731-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 Fornieles+2829-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 Earley+5628-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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