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1961 CLEVELAND INDIANS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  78-83   .484
Result:   5th in American League
Manager(s):  Jimmy Dykes, Mel Harder
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Cleveland Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  725,547
Playoffs:  -

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bob Nieman (34)
Youngest Player:  Sam McDowell (18)
Longest Tenure:  Vic Power, Gary Bell, Woodie Held, Mudcat Grant (4)
Top Hitter:  Tito Francona (12)
Top Pitcher:  Mudcat Grant (9)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  72.63%
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
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
14Tito Francona+of-1b1227-MLB1555928717830816852156524312311.301.363.459823.3642726674411126.8.307
10Vic Power+1b2833-MLB147563641513445634338161581219.268.309.369679.299208622454754.5.264
5Bubba Phillips+3b-of6233-MLB143546641442311872102961547314.264.305.408714.314223590426734.6.268
8Willie Kirkland+of3027-MLB14652584136225279570487714473.259.318.474793.344249585403926.1.255
16Johnny Temple+2b5433-MLB12951873143223330956136017212.276.351.347699.320180588401734.9.291
3Woodie Held+ss-of3429-MLB14650967136235237800691113113614.267.354.468822.357238590396886.0.297
11Johnny Romano+c2626-MLB142509761522912180006160531410.299.377.483860.3792465803721037.5.303
37Jim Piersall+of3631-MLB12148481156267640824346214318.322.378.442820.365214536355876.6.345
1,7Mike De la Hoz+p-22-MLB6117320451003230071020014.260.295.370665.29764183133214.4.261
30Chuck Essegian+of-29-MLB60166254871123500103310136.289.328.560888.38193181128316.6.290
36Don Dillard+of-24-MLB7414727405071700152801001.272.340.449788.34966162108245.9.295
33Mudcat Grant+p-25-MLB488881520160042900512.170.204.227432.19720988110.2.237
15Valmy Thomas+c-32-MLB27867183026006700007.209.261.314575.26127927562.0.208
39Gary Bell+p7024-MLB348181610090041700910.198.233.210442.20617957531.0.246
31Jim Perry+p-25UDFA: 1956MLB357341220030011400502.164.176.192367.1661479680-0.1.203
2Ken Aspromonte+2b-29-MLB22705166105006300113.229.286.343629.28224785983.7.235
4Bob Nieman+of-34-MLB396522360210107400000.354.417.538955.4213572421710.7.356
18Barry Latman+p-25-MLB45552401010031700101.073.121.109230.11165953-3-1.7.105
12Walt Bond+of-1b-23-MLB38527911271061010011.173.267.346613.27618604553.2.171
9Ty Cline+of-22-MLB1243992101106120000.209.333.302636.30113513465.0.214
6Jack Kubiszyn+ss-3b-24-MLB2542490000002500001.214.250.214464.2179443411.2.243
34Wynn Hawkins+p-25-MLB30373400010021800302.108.154.108262.12944238-3-2.2.211
9Bob Hale+1b-27-MLB4236060006001710020.167.200.167367.1726403200.2.194
7Hal Jones+1b-25-MLB12352600240021200001.171.216.343559.24812373021.4.190
29Bobby Locke+p-27-MLB3719140002001700000.211.250.211461.2164201500.5.333
32Al Luplow+of-22-MLB518010000002600000.056.150.056206.11612017-1-1.9.083
38Frank Funk+p-25-MLB56171100020011000000.059.111.059170.09011816-2-3.1.143
22Dick Stigman+p-25-MLB2216120001000700001.125.125.125250.11321615-1-2.6.222
23Johnny Antonelli+p-31-MLB1215442000000300100.267.267.400667.2916161224.2.333
24Bob Allen+p-23-MLB4812021000000500100.167.167.250417.1823131100.1.286
4Joe Morgan+3b-30-MLB410020000001300000.200.273.200473.229211801.0.286
17Sam McDowell+p-18UDFA: 1960MLB12000000000200000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
27Bill Dailey+p-26-MLB122000000000200000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
20Russ Heman+p-28-MLB61000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
23Joe Schaffernoth+p-23-MLB151000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
27Steve Hamilton+p-25-MLB211100000000000001.0001.0001.0002000.9041101--1.000
Totals: (36 players)1615609737149325739150682341149272028337350133.266.326.406732--2278625243838145.280

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
33Mudcat Grant+925-MLB1593.86353511300244.22071181053210914683 01.297.611.184.015.370.75.2380.72
39Gary Bell+1624-MLB12164.10343411200228.12141251043210016336 01.388.441.263.946.420.61.2680.73
31Jim Perry+2525UDFA: 1956MLB10174.7135356100223.223813211728879056 01.459.581.133.503.620.97.2790.84
18Barry Latman+2125-MLB1354.02451842125176.21638479235410865 01.238.301.172.755.500.50.2610.79
34Wynn Hawkins+-25-MLB794.0630213181133.0139726016595132 11.499.411.083.993.451.16.2750.96
29Bobby Locke+-27-MLB444.533740017295.1112504812403742 01.5910.571.133.783.491.08.3091.29
38Frank Funk+3125-MLB11113.3156000431192.17935349316434 11.197.700.883.026.240.48.2630.83
24Bob Allen+5823-MLB323.754800017381.29642347404241 01.6710.580.774.414.630.95.3221.14
22Dick Stigman+-25-MLB254.62226005064.16535339254830 01.409.091.263.506.720.52.2960.99
23Johnny Antonelli+-31-MLB046.56117000048.06839358182311 01.7912.751.503.384.310.78.3530.75
27Bill Dailey+-26-MLB100.951200010019.0164206720 01.167.580.002.843.320.86.2582.20
23Joe Schaffernoth+-23-MLB014.76150008017.016119214910 01.768.471.067.414.761.56--1.47
20Russ Heman+-28-MLB003.6060006110.084408401 01.607.200.007.203.602.00.2420.56
17Sam McDowell+-18UDFA: 1960MLB000.001100006.130005500 01.264.260.007.117.111.00.1761.00
27Steve Hamilton+-25-MLB003.002000003.021103410 11.676.000.009.0012.000.75.3335.00
Totals: (36 players)78834.15161161359126231,443142675266515059980144--31.388.891.113.744.990.75.283 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny RomanoC1417525898.9890.00 
Valmy ThomasC271511726.9880.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Vic Power1B14111541428101.9940.00 
Tito Francona1B14106649.9660.00 
Hal Jones1B10733212.9740.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny Temple2B1292393171879.9690.00 
Ken Aspromonte2B21295038.9630.00 
Mike De la Hoz2B17253822.9690.00 
Vic Power2B7202227.9550.00 
Jack Kubiszyn2B213001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bubba Phillips3B1431882461923.9580.00 
Mike De la Hoz3B16131812.9690.00 
Jack Kubiszyn3B8818001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Woodie HeldSS1442583932790.9600.00 
Mike De la HozSS17396066.9430.00 
Jack KubiszynSS767031.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tito FranconaOF138289541.9870.00 
Willie KirklandOF1382901285.9740.00 
Jim PiersallOF120328933.9910.00 
Chuck EssegianOF4985531.9680.00 
Don DillardOF39680001.0000.00 
Walt BondOF12171001.0000.00 
Ty ClineOF12190001.0000.00 
Bob NiemanOF1223110.9600.00 
Al LuplowOF592011.0000.00 
Joe MorganOF260001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank FunkP5692141120.9262.44 
Bob AllenP4881414001.0002.00 
Barry LatmanP45176101322.9201.17 
Bobby LockeP3795920001.0002.74 
Mudcat GrantP35244253624.9682.25 
Jim PerryP35223173755.9152.18 
Gary BellP34228262411.9801.97 
Wynn HawkinsP30133111831.9061.96 
Dick StigmanP2264212001.0001.97 
Joe SchaffernothP15171610.8753.71 
Bill DaileyP121925001.0003.32 
Johnny AntonelliP114811112.9232.25 
Russ HemanP61012001.0002.70 
Steve HamiltonP2311001.0006.00 
Sam McDowellP1602001.0002.95 


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