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1961 AMERICAN LEAGUE REVIEW

+    Level: MLB
An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, leaderboards, player registers and much more.
YEAR IN REVIEW
Standings
Team Totals
Player Register
Top Hitters
Top Pitchers
Awards
Leaderboards
  BAVG
Norm Cash
det
.361
Al Kaline
det
.324
Jim Piersall
cle
.322
Mickey Mantle
nyy
.317
Jim Gentile
bal
.302
Earl Battey
min
.302
Tito Francona
cle
.301
Johnny Romano
cle
.299
Jackie Brandt
bal
.297
Norm Siebern
kca
.296

  SLG
Mickey Mantle
nyy
.687
Norm Cash
det
.662
Jim Gentile
bal
.646
Roger Maris
nyy
.620
Harmon Killebrew
min
.606
Rocky Colavito
det
.580
Roy Sievers
chw
.537
Leon Wagner
laa
.517
Al Kaline
det
.515
Al Smith
chw
.506

  OBP
Norm Cash
det
.487
Mickey Mantle
nyy
.448
Jim Gentile
bal
.423
Albie Pearson
laa
.420
Harmon Killebrew
min
.405
Rocky Colavito
det
.402
Al Kaline
det
.393
Norm Siebern
kca
.384
Jim Piersall
cle
.378
Earl Battey
min
.377

  OPS
Norm Cash
det
1148
Mickey Mantle
nyy
1135
Jim Gentile
bal
1069
Harmon Killebrew
min
1012
Roger Maris
nyy
993
Rocky Colavito
det
982
Roy Sievers
chw
913
Al Kaline
det
909
Leon Wagner
laa
865
Johnny Romano
cle
860

  G
Brooks Robinson
bal
163
Rocky Colavito
det
163
Bobby Richardson
nyy
162
Jake Wood
det
162
Roger Maris
nyy
161
Bill Bruton
det
160
Norm Cash
det
159
Bob Allison
min
159
Nellie Fox
chw
159
Dick Howser
kca
158

  AB
Brooks Robinson
bal
668
Jake Wood
det
663
Bobby Richardson
nyy
662
Chuck Schilling
bos
646
Luis Aparicio
chw
625
Tony Kubek
nyy
617
Dick Howser
kca
611
Nellie Fox
chw
606
Lenny Green
min
600
Bill Bruton
det
596

  R
Roger Maris
nyy
132
Mickey Mantle
nyy
132
Rocky Colavito
det
129
Norm Cash
det
119
Al Kaline
det
116
Dick Howser
kca
108
Bill Bruton
det
99
Jake Wood
det
96
Jim Gentile
bal
96
Harmon Killebrew
min
94

  H
Norm Cash
det
193
Brooks Robinson
bal
192
Al Kaline
det
190
Tito Francona
cle
178
Bobby Richardson
nyy
173
Lenny Green
min
171
Jake Wood
det
171
Dick Howser
kca
171
Luis Aparicio
chw
170
Tony Kubek
nyy
170

  TB
Roger Maris
nyy
366
Norm Cash
det
354
Mickey Mantle
nyy
353
Rocky Colavito
det
338
Harmon Killebrew
min
328
Jim Gentile
bal
314
Al Kaline
det
302
Tito Francona
cle
272
Al Smith
chw
269
Norm Siebern
kca
266

  DBL
Al Kaline
det
41
Brooks Robinson
bal
38
Tony Kubek
nyy
38
Norm Siebern
kca
36
Vic Power
cle
34
Carl Yastrzemski
bos
31
Danny O'Connell
wa2
30
Rocky Colavito
det
30
Tito Francona
cle
30
Johnny Romano
cle
29

  TPL
Jake Wood
det
14
Marty Keough
wa2
9
Jerry Lumpe
kca
9
Norm Cash
det
8
Tito Francona
cle
8
Jim Landis
chw
8
Brooks Robinson
bal
7
Floyd Robinson
chw
7
Jim Piersall
cle
7
Al Kaline
det
7

  HR
Roger Maris
nyy
61
Mickey Mantle
nyy
54
Jim Gentile
bal
46
Harmon Killebrew
min
46
Rocky Colavito
det
45
Norm Cash
det
41
Bob Allison
min
29
Leon Wagner
laa
28
Bill Skowron
nyy
28
Al Smith
chw
28

  RBI
Roger Maris
nyy
142
Jim Gentile
bal
141
Rocky Colavito
det
140
Norm Cash
det
132
Mickey Mantle
nyy
128
Harmon Killebrew
min
122
Bob Allison
min
105
Norm Siebern
kca
98
Willie Kirkland
cle
95
Al Smith
chw
93

  SB
Luis Aparicio
chw
53
Dick Howser
kca
37
Jake Wood
det
30
Chuck Hinton
wa2
22
Bill Bruton
det
22
Jim Landis
chw
19
Lenny Green
min
17
Gary Geiger
bos
16
Zoilo Versalles
min
16
Danny O'Connell
wa2
15

  CS
Luis Aparicio
chw
13
Lenny Green
min
11
Willie Tasby
wa2
10
Jake Wood
det
9
Dick Howser
kca
9
Zoilo Versalles
min
9
Coot Veal
wa2
8
Jackie Jensen
bos
8
Bob Allison
min
7
Bobby Richardson
nyy
7

  BB
Mickey Mantle
nyy
126
Norm Cash
det
124
Rocky Colavito
det
113
Harmon Killebrew
min
107
Bob Allison
min
103
Albie Pearson
laa
96
Jim Gentile
bal
96
Roger Maris
nyy
94
Dick Howser
kca
92
Gary Geiger
bos
87

  SO
Jake Wood
det
141
Ken Hunt
laa
120
Mickey Mantle
nyy
112
Woodie Held
cle
111
Harmon Killebrew
min
109
Bill Skowron
nyy
108
Jim Gentile
bal
106
Bob Allison
min
100
Jim Lemon
min
98
Ron Hansen
bal
96

  IBB
Norm Cash
det
19
Woodie Held
cle
11
Sherm Lollar
chw
10
Bill Skowron
nyy
9
Johnny Blanchard
nyy
9
Mickey Mantle
nyy
9
Don Buddin
bos
7
Gus Triandos
bal
7
Harmon Killebrew
min
6
Elston Howard
nyy
6

  HBP
Minnie Minoso
chw
16
Jim Gentile
bal
11
Nellie Fox
chw
9
Norm Cash
det
9
Steve Boros
det
8
Bill Skowron
nyy
8
Roger Maris
nyy
7
Lenny Green
min
6
Sherm Lollar
chw
6
Roy Sievers
chw
6

  SH
Nellie Fox
chw
15
Danny O'Connell
wa2
15
Bill Monbouquette
bos
14
Tito Francona
cle
12
Don Schwall
bos
11
Chuck Schilling
bos
11
Jack Fisher
bal
10
Jim Landis
chw
10
Bobby Richardson
nyy
10
Tony Kubek
nyy
10

  SF
Minnie Minoso
chw
12
Leo Posada
kca
12
Vic Power
cle
12
Brooks Robinson
bal
9
Frank Malzone
bos
9
Jim Gentile
bal
8
Rocky Colavito
det
8
Clete Boyer
nyy
8
Bob Allison
min
8
Al Smith
chw
7

  GDP
Gene Green
wa2
26
Bill Skowron
nyy
21
Brooks Robinson
bal
21
Ron Hansen
bal
19
Vic Power
cle
19
Carl Yastrzemski
bos
19
Frank Malzone
bos
19
Earl Battey
min
18
Jim Piersall
cle
18
Al Smith
chw
17

  DOUBLEUP
Mickey Mantle
nyy
320
Willie Kirkland
cle
191
Albie Pearson
laa
175
Norm Siebern
kca
161
Lenny Green
min
137
Leon Wagner
laa
101
Danny O'Connell
wa2
95
Tony Kubek
nyy
92
Chuck Schilling
bos
91
Jake Wood
det
91

  BBSO
Nellie Fox
chw
4.92
Dick Howser
kca
2.42
Albie Pearson
laa
2.40
Vic Power
cle
2.38
Johnny Temple
cle
1.69
Lenny Green
min
1.62
Al Kaline
det
1.57
Rocky Colavito
det
1.51
Norm Cash
det
1.46
Minnie Minoso
chw
1.46

  ERA
Dick Donovan
wa2
2.40
Bill Stafford
nyy
2.68
Don Mossi
det
2.96
Milt Pappas
bal
3.04
Juan Pizarro
chw
3.05
Ralph Terry
nyy
3.15
Hal Brown
bal
3.19
Jim Bunning
det
3.19
Jim Archer
kca
3.20
Whitey Ford
nyy
3.21

  WHIP
Dick Donovan
wa2
1.03
Ralph Terry
nyy
1.08
Hal Brown
bal
1.12
Jim Bunning
det
1.13
Frank Lary
det
1.15
Bill Stafford
nyy
1.16
Whitey Ford
nyy
1.18
Don Mossi
det
1.18
Milt Pappas
bal
1.19
Camilo Pascual
min
1.21

  H9
Chuck Estrada
bal
6.75
Milt Pappas
bal
6.79
Steve Barber
bal
7.03
Camilo Pascual
min
7.31
Dick Donovan
wa2
7.36
Juan Pizarro
chw
7.58
Mudcat Grant
cle
7.61
Whitey Ford
nyy
7.70
Ralph Terry
nyy
7.74
Bill Stafford
nyy
7.75

  HR9
Don Schwall
bos
0.40
Steve Barber
bal
0.47
Jim Archer
kca
0.48
Dick Donovan
wa2
0.53
Jim Kaat
min
0.54
Bennie Daniels
wa2
0.59
Bill Stafford
nyy
0.60
Whitey Ford
nyy
0.73
Hal Brown
bal
0.76
Jack Fisher
bal
0.78

  BB9
Don Mossi
det
1.76
Hal Brown
bal
1.78
Dick Donovan
wa2
1.87
Ralph Terry
nyy
2.01
Joe McClain
wa2
2.04
Frank Lary
det
2.16
Jack Kralick
min
2.38
Jim Bunning
det
2.38
Cal McLish
chw
2.61
Jim Archer
kca
2.63

  SO9
Juan Pizarro
chw
8.69
Camilo Pascual
min
7.88
Chuck Estrada
bal
6.79
Ken McBride
laa
6.70
Whitey Ford
nyy
6.65
Jim Bunning
det
6.51
Gary Bell
cle
6.42
Bill Monbouquette
bos
6.13
Pedro Ramos
min
5.92
Bud Daley
nyy~kca
5.54

  BBSO
Don Mossi
det
0.34
Jim Bunning
det
0.37
Whitey Ford
nyy
0.44
Frank Lary
det
0.45
Camilo Pascual
min
0.45
Pedro Ramos
min
0.45
Jack Kralick
min
0.47
Juan Pizarro
chw
0.47
Ralph Terry
nyy
0.49
Barry Latman
cle
0.50

  WPCT
Whitey Ford
nyy
.862
Ralph Terry
nyy
.842
Barry Latman
cle
.722
Frank Lary
det
.719
Rollie Sheldon
nyy
.688
Don Mossi
det
.682
Don Schwall
bos
.682
Juan Pizarro
chw
.667
Mudcat Grant
cle
.625
Chuck Estrada
bal
.625

  W
Whitey Ford
nyy
25
Frank Lary
det
23
Steve Barber
bal
18
Jim Bunning
det
17
Ralph Terry
nyy
16
Don Schwall
bos
15
Mudcat Grant
cle
15
Camilo Pascual
min
15
Don Mossi
det
15
Luis Arroyo
nyy
15

  L
Pedro Ramos
min
20
Joe McClain
wa2
18
Jim Perry
cle
17
Jim Kaat
min
17
Bud Daley
nyy~kca
17
Camilo Pascual
min
16
Gary Bell
cle
16
Jim Archer
kca
15
Ken McBride
laa
15
Bill Monbouquette
bos
14

  G
Luis Arroyo
nyy
65
Tom Morgan
laa
59
Turk Lown
chw
59
Bill Kunkel
kca
58
Mike Fornieles
bos
57
Frank Funk
cle
56
Art Fowler
laa
53
Frank Baumann
chw
53
Gerry Staley
chw~det~kca
52
Jim Donohue
det~laa
52

  GS
Whitey Ford
nyy
39
Jim Bunning
det
37
Frank Lary
det
36
Ken McBride
laa
36
Mudcat Grant
cle
35
Jim Perry
cle
35
Steve Barber
bal
34
Gary Bell
cle
34
Pedro Ramos
min
34
Bob Shaw
chw~kca
34

  CG
Frank Lary
det
22
Camilo Pascual
min
15
Steve Barber
bal
14
Juan Pizarro
chw
12
Bill Monbouquette
bos
12
Bennie Daniels
wa2
12
Jim Bunning
det
12
Don Mossi
det
12
Jack Kralick
min
11
Gary Bell
cle
11

  SHO
Camilo Pascual
min
8
Steve Barber
bal
8
Frank Lary
det
4
Jim Bunning
det
4
Milt Pappas
bal
4
Bill Stafford
nyy
3
Whitey Ford
nyy
3
Mudcat Grant
cle
3
Pedro Ramos
min
3
Hal Brown
bal
3

  GF
Luis Arroyo
nyy
54
Hoyt Wilhelm
bal
43
Frank Funk
cle
43
Mike Fornieles
bos
42
Ray Moore
min
38
Turk Lown
chw
36
Tom Morgan
laa
33
Art Fowler
laa
32
Dave Sisler
wa2
29
Gerry Staley
chw~det~kca
29

  SV
Luis Arroyo
nyy
29
Hoyt Wilhelm
bal
18
Mike Fornieles
bos
15
Ray Moore
min
14
Terry Fox
det
12
Frank Funk
cle
11
Art Fowler
laa
11
Dave Sisler
wa2
11
Turk Lown
chw
11
Tom Morgan
laa
10

  IP
Whitey Ford
nyy
283
Frank Lary
det
275.1
Jim Bunning
det
268
Pedro Ramos
min
264.1
Camilo Pascual
min
252.1
Steve Barber
bal
248.1
Mudcat Grant
cle
244.2
Jack Kralick
min
242
Ken McBride
laa
241.2
Don Mossi
det
240.1

  H
Pedro Ramos
min
265
Jack Kralick
min
257
Frank Lary
det
252
Bob Shaw
chw~kca
250
Frank Baumann
chw
249
Ray Herbert
chw~kca
245
Whitey Ford
nyy
242
Jim Perry
cle
238
Don Mossi
det
237
Bill Monbouquette
bos
233

  R
Pedro Ramos
min
134
Jim Perry
cle
132
Frank Baumann
chw
128
Bob Shaw
chw~kca
127
Gary Bell
cle
125
Ray Herbert
chw~kca
125
Eli Grba
laa
119
Mudcat Grant
cle
118
Frank Lary
det
117
Gene Conley
bos
116

  ER
Frank Baumann
chw
117
Jim Perry
cle
117
Pedro Ramos
min
116
Ray Herbert
chw~kca
112
Gene Conley
bos
109
Mudcat Grant
cle
105
Gary Bell
cle
104
Bob Shaw
chw~kca
102
Whitey Ford
nyy
101
Eli Grba
laa
100

  HR
Pedro Ramos
min
39
Gene Conley
bos
33
Gary Bell
cle
32
Mudcat Grant
cle
32
Don Mossi
det
29
Jim Perry
cle
28
Ken McBride
laa
28
Paul Foytack
det
27
Eli Grba
laa
26
Camilo Pascual
min
26

  BB
Chuck Estrada
bal
132
Steve Barber
bal
130
Eli Grba
laa
114
Don Schwall
bos
110
Mudcat Grant
cle
109
Ken McBride
laa
102
Gary Bell
cle
100
Camilo Pascual
min
100
Bill Monbouquette
bos
100
Tracy Stallard
bos
96

  SO
Camilo Pascual
min
221
Whitey Ford
nyy
209
Jim Bunning
det
194
Juan Pizarro
chw
188
Ken McBride
laa
180
Pedro Ramos
min
174
Gary Bell
cle
163
Bill Monbouquette
bos
161
Chuck Estrada
bal
160
Steve Barber
bal
150

  WP
Jack Fisher
bal
10
Jim Kaat
min
10
Johnny Klippstein
wa2
10
Steve Barber
bal
9
Jerry Walker
kca
9
Ron Moeller
laa
8
Bill Kunkel
kca
8
Mudcat Grant
cle
8
Ed Rakow
kca
8
Chuck Estrada
bal
8

  BK
Jim Archer
kca
4
Ray Herbert
chw~kca
2
Don Mossi
det
2
Chuck Estrada
bal
2
Steve Barber
bal
1
Galen Cisco
bos
1
Bud Daley
nyy~kca
1
Bennie Daniels
wa2
1
Al Downing
nyy
1
Frank Funk
cle
1
  


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