Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Friday June 23,1961This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

1961 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 1961-06-23

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators II3Chicago White Sox4BoxRay HerbertJoe McClainWarren Hacker
Detroit Tigers15Cleveland Indians7BoxDon MossiJim PerryBill Fischer
Boston Red Sox5Kansas City Athletics4BoxGene ConleyLew KrausseChet Nichols
New York Yankees0Minnesota Twins4BoxCamilo PascualBob Turley(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Cincinnati Reds5BoxJim BrosnanRon Perranoski(none)
Chicago Cubs5Milwaukee Braves3BoxJack CurtisBob HendleyBarney Schultz
Philadelphia Phillies12Pittsburgh Pirates11BoxKen LehmanEarl FrancisFrank Sullivan
San Francisco Giants5St. Louis Cardinals10BoxCraig AndersonStu Miller(none)

Standings as of 1961-06-23

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers674423.657--3672848321-1022-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium955738.600
223New York Yankees674126.6123.03422667618-1823-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I956827.716
334Cleveland Indians684028.5884.53292834620-1320-15L5T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium933855.409
448Boston Red Sox673532.5229.0299318-1912-1823-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park954154.432
559Baltimore Orioles693633.5229.0287292-520-1415-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium935934.634
6610Chicago White Sox673334.49311.0316292249-1924-15W7T S R Log Off Def SP Hank GreenbergComiskey Park955342.558
7713Washington Senators II673037.44814.0277304-2715-1915-18L7T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyGriffith Stadium943163.330
8814Kansas City Athletics652738.41516.0293342-4914-2213-16L4T S R Log Off Def SP Frank LaneMunicipal Stadium963462.354
9915Minnesota Twins672641.38818.0284363-7911-2415-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium934449.473
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1961 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds664224.636--3062416521-1321-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCrosley Field885137.580
225Los Angeles Dodgers684028.5883.03052832217-1223-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum864937.570
336San Francisco Giants643628.5635.03142753915-1021-18L4T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park904941.544
447Pittsburgh Pirates603228.5337.0264272-815-1417-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field944351.457
5511Milwaukee Braves602931.48310.0277289-1215-1914-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chuck DressenJohn McHaleCounty Stadium945440.574
6612St. Louis Cardinals633033.47610.52742591513-2216-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park915041.549
7716Chicago Cubs642440.37517.0253316-6313-2411-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field904050.444
8817Philadelphia Phillies591940.32219.5212270-5812-177-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium952867.295