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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:  -

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

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-04-11vs KC11L  2-50-1910,277 Bill MonbouquetteRay HerbertRay HerbertBill MonbouquetteBud Daley25-3
1961-04-15vs LAA2W  3-01-147,165 Ike DelockJerry CasaleIke DelockJerry Casale 550
1961-04-17vs LAA3W  3-22-135,289 Tom BrewerKen McBrideTom BrewerKen McBrideMike Fornieles871
1961-04-18vs MIN4L  2-32-252,309 Billy MuffettJim KaatJim KaatBilly MuffettBill Pleis10100
1961-04-21@ CHA5L  2-32-3715,560Bill MonbouquetteCal McLishCal McLishBill Monbouquette 1213-1
1961-04-22@ CHA6W  7-63-345,480Ike DelockFrank BaumannTed WillsTurk Lown 19190
1961-04-23@ CHA7W  4-34-450Tom BrewerBilly PierceTom BrewerBilly PierceMike Fornieles23221
1961-04-23@ CHA8L  1-74-4516,953Billy MuffettBob ShawBob ShawBilly Muffett 2429-5
1961-04-25vs WS29W  6-15-432,748 Gene ConleyPete BurnsideGene ConleyPete BurnsideMike Fornieles30300
1961-04-26vs WS210L  1-25-552,133 Bill MonbouquetteTom SturdivantTom SturdivantBill MonbouquetteDave Sisler3132-1
1961-04-27@ DET11W  5-26-542,844Ike DelockJim BunningDave HillmanJim Bunning 36342
1961-04-29@ DET12L  5-96-675,366Tom BrewerFrank LaryFrank LaryTom BrewerHank Aguirre4143-2
1961-04-30@ CLE13W  4-27-770Bill MonbouquetteGary BellBill MonbouquetteGary Bell 45450
1961-04-30@ CLE14L  1-107-7711,308Gene ConleyWynn HawkinsWynn HawkinsGene Conley 4655-9
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-05-02@ KC115L  4-77-875,688Ike DelockBud DaleyBud DaleyIke Delock 5062-12
1961-05-03@ KC116L  8-97-984,050Billy MuffettRay HerbertDon LarsenMike Fornieles 5871-13
1961-05-05@ MIN17L  1-57-1083,937Tom BrewerJack KralickJack KralickTom Brewer 5976-17
1961-05-07@ MIN18W  11-98-10723,389Bill MonbouquetteCamilo PascualMike FornielesCamilo PascualBilly Muffett7085-15
1961-05-08@ LAA19L  5-68-1176,103Gene ConleyKen McBrideKen McBrideGene ConleyTom Morgan7591-16
1961-05-09@ LAA20L  7-88-1277,234Ike DelockJerry CasaleEli GrbaTed Wills 8299-17
1961-05-10@ LAA21W  3-28-1374,830Tom BrewerRon MoellerTom BrewerRon MoellerChet Nichols85101-16
1961-05-12@ WS222W  2-19-1376,594Bill MonbouquettePete BurnsideBill MonbouquettePete Burnside 87102-15
1961-05-13@ WS223L  0-49-1492,114Gene ConleyTom SturdivantTom SturdivantGene Conley 87106-19
1961-05-14@ WS224L  0-39-1690Billy MuffettJoe McClainJoe McClainBilly Muffett 87109-22
1961-05-14@ WS225L  1-29-1699,993Chet NicholsBennie DanielsBennie DanielsMike Fornieles 88111-23
1961-05-15vs CLE26L  2-139-1793,130 Tom BrewerMudcat GrantMudcat GrantTed Wills 90124-34
1961-05-16vs CLE27W  8-710-1796,769 Ike DelockWynn HawkinsIke DelockWynn HawkinsBilly Muffett98131-33
1961-05-17vs CLE28L  0-110-1894,198 Bill MonbouquetteBobby LockeBobby LockeBill MonbouquetteBarry Latman98132-34
1961-05-18vs DET29W  1-011-1897,726 Gene ConleyJim BunningGene ConleyJim Bunning 99132-33
1961-05-20vs DET30W  4-312-18910,085 Billy MuffettDon MossiDave HillmanHank Aguirre 103135-32
1961-05-21vs CHA31L  5-613-1990 Ike DelockEarly WynnTurk LownDave HillmanBilly Pierce108141-33
1961-05-21vs CHA32W  4-113-19921,895 Don SchwallCal McLishDon SchwallCal McLishGene Conley112142-30
1961-05-22vs CHA33W  4-114-1987,487 Bill MonbouquetteFrank BaumannBill MonbouquetteFrank Baumann 116143-27
1961-05-24@ NYA34L  2-314-2087,673Gene ConleyRalph TerryRalph TerryChet Nichols 118146-28
1961-05-25@ NYA35L  4-614-21813,087Billy MuffettWhitey FordWhitey FordBilly MuffettLuis Arroyo122152-30
1961-05-27@ BAL36L  4-514-2286,777Bill MonbouquetteChuck EstradaDick HydeBill Monbouquette 126157-31
1961-05-28@ BAL37W  5-015-22811,519Don SchwallJack FisherDon SchwallJack Fisher 131157-26
1961-05-29vs NYA38W  2-116-22821,804 Ike DelockWhitey FordIke DelockWhitey Ford 133158-25
1961-05-30vs NYA39L  3-1216-23819,582 Gene ConleyRalph TerryBill StaffordGene ConleyJim Coates136170-34
1961-05-31vs NYA40L  6-716-24817,318 Tom BrewerRollie SheldonRollie SheldonBilly MuffettDanny McDevitt142177-35
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-06-01vs NYA41W  7-517-2485,257 Bill MonbouquetteBob TurleyBill MonbouquetteBob TurleyTracy Stallard149182-33
1961-06-02vs BAL42W  4-218-24817,714 Don SchwallBilly HoeftDon SchwallBilly Hoeft 153184-31
1961-06-03vs BAL43L  1-318-2589,156 Ike DelockJack FisherJack FisherIke Delock 154187-33
1961-06-04vs BAL44W  6-519-25714,409 Gene ConleySteve BarberBilly MuffettHoyt Wilhelm 160192-32
1961-06-05vs KC145W  6-220-2670 Mike FornielesRay HerbertMike FornielesRay Herbert 166194-28
1961-06-05vs KC146L  6-1020-2674,356 Tom BrewerJoe NuxhallJoe NuxhallDave HillmanBill Kunkel172204-32
1961-06-06vs KC147W  5-321-2678,713 Bill MonbouquetteJerry WalkerBill MonbouquetteJim ArcherTracy Stallard177207-30
1961-06-07vs KC148W  6-222-2673,100 Don SchwallBud DaleyDon SchwallBud Daley 183209-26
1961-06-08vs LAA49W  6-524-2650 Ike DelockRon KlineTed WillsRyne Duren 189214-25
1961-06-08vs LAA50W  4-424-26511,042 Gene ConleyJohnny James 193218-25
1961-06-09vs LAA51W  5-325-2760 Billy MuffettArt FowlerBilly MuffettArt Fowler 198221-23
1961-06-09vs LAA52L  1-525-2768,379 Mike FornielesRyne DurenRyne DurenMike FornielesEli Grba199226-27
1961-06-10vs LAA53L  5-1025-2864,675 Bill MonbouquetteRon MoellerRon MoellerBill MonbouquetteJim Donohue204236-32
1961-06-11vs MIN54W  8-226-2960 Don SchwallPedro RamosDon SchwallPedro RamosMike Fornieles212238-26
1961-06-11vs MIN55L  5-1026-29618,809 Galen CiscoJack KralickJack KralickGalen CiscoDon Lee217248-31
1961-06-12vs MIN56W  10-827-2962,984 Ike DelockGerry ArrigoIke DelockGerry ArrigoMike Fornieles227256-29
1961-06-13@ DET57L  1-727-30614,645Gene ConleyDon MossiDon MossiGene Conley 228263-35
1961-06-14@ DET58L  2-427-3168,202Billy MuffettFrank LaryFrank LaryBilly Muffett 230267-37
1961-06-15@ DET59W  10-128-3164,706Bill MonbouquetteJim BunningBill MonbouquetteJim Bunning 240268-28
1961-06-16vs WS260W  14-929-31614,081 Don SchwallTom SturdivantMike FornielesTom Sturdivant 254277-23
1961-06-17vs WS261W  6-530-3156,283 Galen CiscoJoe McClainGalen CiscoJoe McClainChet Nichols260282-22
1961-06-18vs WS262W  13-1232-3140 Ike DelockCarl MathiasTed WillsDave Sisler 273294-21
1961-06-18vs WS263W  6-532-31417,645 Gene ConleyPete BurnsideMike FornielesTom Sturdivant 279299-20
1961-06-20@ LAA64W  11-833-3145,724Bill MonbouquetteEli GrbaBill MonbouquetteEli GrbaMike Fornieles290307-17
1961-06-21@ LAA65L  1-533-3245,054Don SchwallKen McBrideKen McBrideDon Schwall 291312-21
1961-06-22@ LAA66W  3-234-3245,075Galen CiscoRyne DurenMike FornielesRyne Duren 294314-20
1961-06-23@ KC167W  5-435-32426,304Gene ConleyLew KrausseGene ConleyLew KrausseChet Nichols299318-19
1961-06-24@ KC168L  3-935-3346,513Ike DelockJim ArcherJim ArcherIke Delock 302327-25
1961-06-25@ KC169W  7-436-3450Don SchwallJoe NuxhallDon SchwallJoe NuxhallMike Fornieles309331-22
1961-06-25@ KC170L  2-336-34513,582Billy MuffettBob ShawBob ShawBilly MuffettJerry Walker311334-23
1961-06-27@ MIN71L  5-636-3660Galen CiscoJim KaatDanny McDevittMike Fornieles 316340-24
1961-06-27@ MIN72L  3-636-36619,385Gene ConleyPedro RamosPedro RamosGene ConleyDon Lee319346-27
1961-06-28@ MIN73W  6-237-36615,318Ike DelockCamilo PascualIke DelockCamilo Pascual 325348-23
1961-06-29@ MIN74W  9-538-3656,222Don SchwallBert CuetoArnold EarleyBert Cueto 334353-19
1961-06-30vs CLE75L  2-1038-37526,143 Billy MuffettGary BellGary BellBilly Muffett 336363-27
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-07-01vs CLE76L  3-738-38611,085 Galen CiscoBarry LatmanBarry LatmanGalen Cisco 339370-31
1961-07-02vs CLE77L  6-1238-39615,188 Gene ConleyMudcat GrantFrank FunkArnold Earley 345382-37
1961-07-03@ WS278L  3-638-40611,583Ike DelockEd HobaughEd HobaughIke DelockMarty Kutyna348388-40
1961-07-04@ WS279L  3-738-41614,355Don SchwallTom CheneyTom CheneyDon SchwallJohn Gabler351395-44
1961-07-05vs DET80L  2-639-4257,785 Billy MuffettJim BunningJim BunningBilly Muffett 353401-48
1961-07-05vs DET81W  8-339-42519,965 Bill MonbouquetteBob BruceBill MonbouquetteBob BruceMike Fornieles361404-43
1961-07-06vs DET82L  0-339-43613,008 Galen CiscoPhil ReganPhil ReganGalen CiscoTerry Fox361407-46
1961-07-07@ NYA83L  3-1439-44629,199Gene ConleyBud DaleyBud DaleyGene Conley 364421-57
1961-07-08@ NYA84L  5-839-45623,381Ike DelockWhitey FordWhitey FordIke DelockLuis Arroyo369429-60
1961-07-09@ NYA85L  0-340-4660Bill MonbouquetteRollie SheldonRollie SheldonBill Monbouquette 369432-63
1961-07-09@ NYA86W  9-640-46647,875Don SchwallRalph TerryDon SchwallRalph TerryArnold Earley378438-60
1961-07-13vs BAL87W  3-241-46618,012 Don SchwallMilt PappasDon SchwallMilt PappasMike Fornieles381440-59
1961-07-14vs BAL88L  6-741-47611,325 Bill MonbouquetteChuck EstradaWes StockMike Fornieles 387447-60
1961-07-15vs BAL89W  2-142-4767,527 Gene ConleyDick HallGene ConleyDick Hall 389448-59
1961-07-16@ CHA90L  3-443-4860Tracy StallardBilly PierceFrank BaumannArnold Earley 392452-60
1961-07-16@ CHA91W  5-343-48620,740Ike DelockCal McLishDave HillmanCal McLish 397455-58
1961-07-17@ CHA92L  1-443-49615,995Galen CiscoEarly WynnEarly WynnGalen Cisco 398459-61
1961-07-18@ CLE93W  9-244-4966,714Don SchwallMudcat GrantDon SchwallMudcat Grant 407461-54
1961-07-19@ CLE94L  1-444-5160Gene ConleyBarry LatmanBarry LatmanGene Conley 408465-57
1961-07-19@ CLE95L  8-944-5168,335Wilbur WoodJim PerryFrank FunkArnold EarleyBobby Locke416474-58
1961-07-20@ CLE96L  11-1244-5266,179Ike DelockGary BellBobby LockeBilly Muffett 427486-59
1961-07-21vs NYA97L  8-1144-53632,186 Bill MonbouquetteWhitey FordLuis ArroyoArnold Earley 435497-62
1961-07-22vs NYA98L  9-1144-54625,089 Tracy StallardRollie SheldonLuis ArroyoGene Conley 444508-64
1961-07-23vs NYA99W  5-445-54628,575 Don SchwallBud DaleyDon SchwallBud Daley 449512-63
1961-07-25@ BAL100L  1-545-5568,673Ike DelockSteve BarberSteve BarberIke Delock 450517-67
1961-07-26@ BAL101L  1-545-5770Bill MonbouquetteBilly HoeftWes StockBill MonbouquetteHoyt Wilhelm451522-71
1961-07-26@ BAL102L  2-945-57714,950Gene ConleyJack FisherJack FisherGene Conley 453531-78
1961-07-27@ BAL103L  5-845-5879,905Tracy StallardChuck EstradaChuck EstradaBilly Muffett 458539-81
1961-07-28vs CHA104W  8-346-58715,311 Don SchwallCal McLishDon SchwallCal McLish 466542-76
1961-07-30vs CHA105L  2-447-5980 Bill MonbouquetteFrank BaumannFrank BaumannBill Monbouquette 468546-78
1961-07-30vs CHA106W  9-847-59820,996 Gene ConleyJuan PizarroChet NicholsTurk Lown 477554-77
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-08-02vs LAA107W  7-249-5960 Ike DelockJim DonohueIke DelockArt FowlerMike Fornieles484556-72
1961-08-02vs LAA108W  8-749-59611,865 Tracy StallardRon MoellerArnold EarleyArt Fowler 492563-71
1961-08-03vs LAA109W  4-050-59612,057 Don SchwallKen McBrideDon SchwallKen McBride 496563-67
1961-08-04vs KC1110L  0-550-6068,856 Bill MonbouquetteNorm BassNorm BassBill Monbouquette 496568-72
1961-08-05vs KC1111W  10-451-6066,716 Gene ConleyJerry WalkerGene ConleyJerry Walker 506572-66
1961-08-06vs KC1112W  4-252-6160 Galen CiscoEd RakowChet NicholsEd Rakow 510574-64
1961-08-06vs KC1113L  0-152-61615,008 Tracy StallardJim ArcherJim ArcherTracy Stallard 510575-65
1961-08-07vs MIN114W  5-454-6160 Ike DelockDon LeeMike FornielesDon Lee 515579-64
1961-08-07vs MIN115W  5-454-61611,241 Don SchwallJim KaatDon SchwallPedro RamosArnold Earley520583-63
1961-08-08vs MIN116L  5-654-62617,499 Bill MonbouquetteCamilo PascualCamilo PascualBill Monbouquette 525589-64
1961-08-09vs MIN117W  5-455-62612,576 Gene ConleyJack KralickGene ConleyJack KralickMike Fornieles530593-63
1961-08-10vs MIN118W  3-256-6268,044 Tracy StallardAl SchrollTracy StallardAl SchrollArnold Earley533595-62
1961-08-11@ BAL119L  3-656-63624,076Chet NicholsBilly HoeftBilly HoeftChet NicholsWes Stock536601-65
1961-08-12@ BAL120L  3-856-64614,686Ike DelockDick HallDick HallIke DelockWes Stock539609-70
1961-08-13@ BAL121L  5-656-65610,518Bill MonbouquetteSteve BarberSteve BarberMike Fornieles 544615-71
1961-08-15@ CLE122W  8-057-6565,519Gene ConleyGary BellGene ConleyGary Bell 552615-63
1961-08-16@ CLE123L  4-657-6664,516Tracy StallardJim PerryJim PerryTracy Stallard 556621-65
1961-08-17@ CLE124L  3-457-6764,456Ike DelockWynn HawkinsBobby LockeMike Fornieles 559625-66
1961-08-18@ DET125L  0-557-68633,733Bill MonbouquetteRon KlineRon KlineBill Monbouquette 559630-71
1961-08-19@ DET126L  2-357-69617,965Dave HillmanDon MossiHank AguirreMike Fornieles 561633-72
1961-08-20@ DET127L  1-657-7160Gene ConleyFrank LaryFrank LaryGene Conley 562639-77
1961-08-20@ DET128L  6-757-71637,793Tracy StallardJim BunningTerry FoxTracy Stallard 568646-78
1961-08-22vs WS2129W  3-258-71615,581 Don SchwallBennie DanielsMike FornielesBennie Daniels 571648-77
1961-08-23vs WS2130W  9-459-7165,316 Bill MonbouquetteJoe McClainBill MonbouquetteMarty Kutyna 580652-72
1961-08-24vs WS2131W  5-460-7164,773 Ike DelockDick DonovanMike FornielesPete Burnside 585656-71
1961-08-25@ LAA132W  12-661-7163,267Gene ConleyRon MoellerGene ConleyRon MoellerArnold Earley597662-65
1961-08-26@ LAA133L  2-561-7267,332Tracy StallardKen McBrideKen McBrideTracy StallardTom Morgan599667-68
1961-08-27@ LAA134L  3-861-7365,797Don SchwallEli GrbaEli GrbaDon Schwall 602675-73
1961-08-28@ KC1135W  4-362-7365,219Bill MonbouquetteNorm BassBill MonbouquetteNorm BassMike Fornieles606678-72
1961-08-29@ KC1136W  8-463-7365,083Ike DelockEd RakowChet NicholsEd RakowMike Fornieles614682-68
1961-08-30@ KC1137W  9-364-7365,052Gene ConleyJim ArcherGene ConleyJim ArcherMike Fornieles623685-62
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-09-01@ MIN138L  1-564-74611,917Don SchwallPedro RamosPedro RamosDon Schwall 624690-66
1961-09-02@ MIN139W  2-165-74611,473Bill MonbouquetteDon LeeBill MonbouquetteDon LeeArnold Earley626691-65
1961-09-03@ MIN140W  8-666-74617,396Tracy StallardCamilo PascualTracy StallardCamilo PascualArnold Earley634697-63
1961-09-04vs CLE141L  2-766-75612,908 Ike DelockMudcat GrantMudcat GrantIke DelockFrank Funk636704-68
1961-09-05vs CLE142L  5-966-76614,471 Gene ConleyBarry LatmanBarry LatmanGene ConleyWynn Hawkins641713-72
1961-09-06vs CLE143W  9-467-7664,158 Don SchwallJim PerryDon SchwallJim Perry 650717-67
1961-09-07vs DET144W  8-468-7664,180 Bill MonbouquetteFrank LaryBill MonbouquetteFrank Lary 658721-63
1961-09-08vs DET145W  9-269-76618,525 Tracy StallardJim BunningMike FornielesJim Bunning 667723-56
1961-09-09vs DET146L  1-369-77612,733 Ike DelockRon KlineRon KlineIke DelockTerry Fox668726-58
1961-09-10vs DET147W  8-770-77614,409 Gene ConleyDon MossiGene ConleyDon MossiArnold Earley676733-57
1961-09-11@ WS2148W  14-471-7762,720Don SchwallTom CheneyDon SchwallMarty Kutyna 690737-47
1961-09-12@ WS2149L  1-571-7862,333Bill MonbouquettePete BurnsidePete BurnsideBill Monbouquette 691742-51
1961-09-13@ WS2150L  2-471-7962,170Tracy StallardEd HobaughEd HobaughTracy StallardJoe McClain693746-53
1961-09-15vs BAL151W  3-272-79610,604 Gene ConleyMilt PappasGene ConleyMilt Pappas 696748-52
1961-09-16vs BAL152L  4-572-8067,089 Don SchwallJack FisherBilly HoeftDon Schwall 700753-53
1961-09-17vs BAL153W  1-073-8069,203 Bill MonbouquetteChuck EstradaBill MonbouquetteChuck Estrada 701753-52
1961-09-19@ CHA154L  1-573-8169,321Tracy StallardJuan PizarroJuan PizarroTracy Stallard 702758-56
1961-09-20@ CHA155L  1-373-8268,610Gene ConleyRay HerbertRay HerbertGene Conley 703761-58
1961-09-23vs NYA156L  3-873-83628,128 Don SchwallWhitey FordWhitey FordDon SchwallLuis Arroyo706769-63
1961-09-24vs NYA157W  3-174-83630,802 Bill MonbouquetteRalph TerryBill MonbouquetteLuis Arroyo 709770-61
1961-09-26vs CHA158L  5-775-8460 Gene ConleyRay HerbertRay HerbertGene ConleyGary Peters714777-63
1961-09-26vs CHA159W  7-575-8462,979 Ike DelockFrank BaumannBilly MuffettAlan Brice 721782-61
1961-09-27vs CHA160W  6-476-8462,412 Tom BrewerJoe HorlenGalen CiscoJoe HorlenMike Fornieles727786-59
1961-09-29@ NYA161L  1-276-85621,485Bill MonbouquetteWhitey FordRollie SheldonBill Monbouquette 728788-60
1961-09-30@ NYA162L  1-376-86619,061Don SchwallRalph TerryRalph TerryDon SchwallJim Coates729791-62
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1961-10-01@ NYA163L  0-176-87623,154Tracy StallardBill StaffordBill StaffordTracy StallardLuis Arroyo729792-63


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