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1961 NATIONAL LEAGUE REVIEW

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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
Roberto Clemente
pit
.351
Vada Pinson
cin
.343
Ken Boyer
stl
.329
Wally Moon
lad
.328
Hank Aaron
mbr
.327
Frank Robinson
cin
.323
Orlando Cepeda
sf
.311
Willie Mays
sf
.308
Eddie Mathews
mbr
.306
George Altman
chc
.303

  SLG
Frank Robinson
cin
.611
Orlando Cepeda
sf
.609
Hank Aaron
mbr
.594
Willie Mays
sf
.584
Dick Stuart
pit
.581
George Altman
chc
.560
Roberto Clemente
pit
.559
Eddie Mathews
mbr
.535
Ken Boyer
stl
.533
Joe Adcock
mbr
.507

  OBP
Wally Moon
lad
.434
Frank Robinson
cin
.404
Eddie Mathews
mbr
.402
Ken Boyer
stl
.397
Willie Mays
sf
.393
Roberto Clemente
pit
.390
Don Hoak
pit
.388
Hank Aaron
mbr
.381
Vada Pinson
cin
.379
Johnny Callison
phi
.363

  OPS
Frank Robinson
cin
1015
Willie Mays
sf
977
Hank Aaron
mbr
974
Orlando Cepeda
sf
970
Roberto Clemente
pit
949
Wally Moon
lad
940
Eddie Mathews
mbr
937
Ken Boyer
stl
930
Dick Stuart
pit
925
George Altman
chc
913

  G
Hank Aaron
mbr
155
Willie Mays
sf
154
Ron Santo
chc
154
Vada Pinson
cin
154
Roy McMillan
mbr
154
Frank Robinson
cin
153
Bill White
stl
153
Ken Boyer
stl
153
Joe Adcock
mbr
152
Orlando Cepeda
sf
152

  AB
Maury Wills
lad
613
Vada Pinson
cin
607
Hank Aaron
mbr
603
Bill Virdon
pit
599
Dick Groat
pit
596
Bill White
stl
591
Ken Boyer
stl
589
Frank Bolling
mbr
585
Orlando Cepeda
sf
585
Ron Santo
chc
578

  R
Willie Mays
sf
129
Frank Robinson
cin
117
Hank Aaron
mbr
115
Ken Boyer
stl
109
Orlando Cepeda
sf
105
Maury Wills
lad
105
Eddie Mathews
mbr
103
Vada Pinson
cin
101
Roberto Clemente
pit
100
Bill White
stl
89

  H
Vada Pinson
cin
208
Roberto Clemente
pit
201
Hank Aaron
mbr
197
Ken Boyer
stl
194
Orlando Cepeda
sf
182
Willie Mays
sf
176
Frank Robinson
cin
176
Eddie Mathews
mbr
175
Maury Wills
lad
173
Bill White
stl
169

  TB
Hank Aaron
mbr
358
Orlando Cepeda
sf
356
Willie Mays
sf
334
Frank Robinson
cin
333
Roberto Clemente
pit
320
Ken Boyer
stl
314
Dick Stuart
pit
309
Vada Pinson
cin
306
Eddie Mathews
mbr
306
George Altman
chc
290

  DBL
Hank Aaron
mbr
39
Vada Pinson
cin
34
Frank Robinson
cin
32
Willie Mays
sf
32
Ron Santo
chc
32
Roberto Clemente
pit
30
George Altman
chc
28
Orlando Cepeda
sf
28
Dick Stuart
pit
28
Bill White
stl
28

  TPL
George Altman
chc
12
Johnny Callison
phi
11
Bill White
stl
11
Ken Boyer
stl
11
Hank Aaron
mbr
10
Maury Wills
lad
10
Roberto Clemente
pit
10
Ruben Amaro
phi
9
Vada Pinson
cin
8
Dick Stuart
pit
8

  HR
Orlando Cepeda
sf
46
Willie Mays
sf
40
Frank Robinson
cin
37
Joe Adcock
mbr
35
Dick Stuart
pit
35
Hank Aaron
mbr
34
Eddie Mathews
mbr
32
Ernie Banks
chc
29
George Altman
chc
27
Frank Thomas
chc~mbr
27

  RBI
Orlando Cepeda
sf
142
Frank Robinson
cin
124
Willie Mays
sf
123
Hank Aaron
mbr
120
Dick Stuart
pit
117
Joe Adcock
mbr
108
George Altman
chc
96
Ken Boyer
stl
95
Eddie Mathews
mbr
91
Bill White
stl
90

  SB
Maury Wills
lad
35
Vada Pinson
cin
23
Frank Robinson
cin
22
Hank Aaron
mbr
21
Willie Mays
sf
18
Tony Gonzalez
phi
15
Willie Davis
lad
12
Eddie Mathews
mbr
12
Orlando Cepeda
sf
12
Felipe Alou
sf
11

  CS
Maury Wills
lad
15
Bill White
stl
11
Vada Pinson
cin
10
Hank Aaron
mbr
9
Willie Mays
sf
9
Orlando Cepeda
sf
8
Bill Virdon
pit
8
Eddie Mathews
mbr
7
Richie Ashburn
chc
6
Tony Gonzalez
phi
5

  BB
Eddie Mathews
mbr
93
Wally Moon
lad
89
Willie Mays
sf
81
Jim Gilliam
lad
79
Don Hoak
pit
73
Ron Santo
chc
73
Frank Robinson
cin
71
Johnny Callison
phi
69
Ken Boyer
stl
68
Bill White
stl
64

  SO
Dick Stuart
pit
121
Pancho Herrera
phi
120
Eddie Mathews
mbr
95
Joe Adcock
mbr
94
George Altman
chc
92
Orlando Cepeda
sf
91
Ken Boyer
stl
91
Jerry Kindall
chc
89
Roy McMillan
mbr
86
Bill White
stl
84

  IBB
Frank Robinson
cin
23
Ernie Banks
chc
21
Hank Aaron
mbr
20
Stan Musial
stl
17
Willie Mays
sf
15
Gordy Coleman
cin
11
Billy Williams
chc
11
Orlando Cepeda
sf
11
Bill Mazeroski
pit
10
Roberto Clemente
pit
10

  HBP
Joe Cunningham
stl
11
Frank Robinson
cin
10
Orlando Cepeda
sf
9
Tony Gonzalez
phi
6
Frank Thomas
chc~mbr
6
Willie McCovey
sf
5
Billy Williams
chc
5
Willie Davis
lad
5
Charley Smith
lad~phi
5
Don Demeter
lad~phi
5

  SH
Maury Wills
lad
13
Jim Gilliam
lad
12
Art Mahaffey
phi
12
Jim Davenport
sf
12
Ruben Amaro
phi
11
Roy McMillan
mbr
11
Frank Bolling
mbr
10
Charley Smith
lad~phi
10
Joe Gibbon
pit
10
Tommy Davis
lad
9

  SF
Frank Robinson
cin
10
Hank Aaron
mbr
9
Gus Bell
cin
9
Vada Pinson
cin
8
Jim Davenport
sf
8
Roy McMillan
mbr
7
Gordy Coleman
cin
7
George Altman
chc
7
Bill Virdon
pit
7
Harvey Kuenn
sf
7

  GDP
Ron Santo
chc
25
Frank Bolling
mbr
25
Joe Adcock
mbr
22
Dick Stuart
pit
22
Dick Groat
pit
22
Orlando Cepeda
sf
21
Frank Thomas
chc~mbr
19
Roberto Clemente
pit
18
Gene Freese
cin
17
Roy McMillan
mbr
16

  DOUBLEUP
Bill Virdon
pit
162
George Altman
chc
141
Eddie Kasko
cin
126
Maury Wills
lad
112
Johnny Callison
phi
75
Jim Gilliam
lad
74
Vada Pinson
cin
72
Don Blasingame
cin~sf
71
Eddie Mathews
mbr
67
Bill Mazeroski
pit
65

  BBSO
Jim Gilliam
lad
2.32
Harvey Kuenn
sf
1.38
Don Hoak
pit
1.38
Maury Wills
lad
1.18
Wally Moon
lad
1.13
Frank Robinson
cin
1.11
Bill Virdon
pit
1.09
Willie Mays
sf
1.05
Don Blasingame
cin~sf
1.05
Eddie Mathews
mbr
0.98

  ERA
Warren Spahn
mbr
3.02
Jim O'Toole
cin
3.10
Curt Simmons
stl
3.13
Mike McCormick
sf
3.20
Bob Gibson
stl
3.24
Joe Gibbon
pit
3.32
Sandy Koufax
lad
3.52
Joey Jay
cin
3.53
Don Drysdale
lad
3.69
Ray Sadecki
stl
3.72

  WHIP
Warren Spahn
mbr
1.14
Bob Purkey
cin
1.20
Lew Burdette
mbr
1.20
Sandy Koufax
lad
1.20
Larry Jackson
stl
1.23
Joe Gibbon
pit
1.24
Mike McCormick
sf
1.24
Juan Marichal
sf
1.25
Joey Jay
cin
1.25
Art Mahaffey
phi
1.25

  H9
Sandy Koufax
lad
7.46
Joey Jay
cin
7.90
Bob Gibson
stl
7.92
Ray Sadecki
stl
7.92
Warren Spahn
mbr
8.09
Stan Williams
lad
8.15
Jim O'Toole
cin
8.16
Carl Willey
mbr
8.29
Jack Sanford
sf
8.41
Art Mahaffey
phi
8.41

  HR9
Bob Gibson
stl
0.55
Jim O'Toole
cin
0.57
Bob Friend
pit
0.61
Curt Simmons
stl
0.64
Joe Gibbon
pit
0.74
Don Cardwell
chc
0.76
Stan Williams
lad
0.80
Warren Spahn
mbr
0.82
Larry Jackson
stl
0.85
Harvey Haddix
pit
0.87

  BB9
Lew Burdette
mbr
1.09
Bob Friend
pit
1.72
Bob Purkey
cin
1.86
Warren Spahn
mbr
2.19
Dick Ellsworth
chc
2.31
Juan Marichal
sf
2.34
Harvey Haddix
pit
2.37
Larry Jackson
stl
2.39
Glen Hobbie
chc
2.45
Johnny Podres
lad
2.51

  SO9
Sandy Koufax
lad
9.47
Stan Williams
lad
7.84
Bob Gibson
stl
7.07
Don Drysdale
lad
6.71
Joe Gibbon
pit
6.68
Art Mahaffey
phi
6.48
Frank Sullivan
phi
6.44
Jim O'Toole
cin
6.34
Johnny Podres
lad
6.11
Juan Marichal
sf
6.03

  BBSO
Sandy Koufax
lad
0.36
Lew Burdette
mbr
0.36
Juan Marichal
sf
0.39
Joe Gibbon
pit
0.39
Johnny Podres
lad
0.41
Harvey Haddix
pit
0.41
Bob Friend
pit
0.42
Bob Purkey
cin
0.44
Art Mahaffey
phi
0.44
Don Drysdale
lad
0.46

  WPCT
Johnny Podres
lad
.783
Jim O'Toole
cin
.679
Joey Jay
cin
.677
Harvey Haddix
pit
.625
Lew Burdette
mbr
.621
Warren Spahn
mbr
.618
Jack Sanford
sf
.591
Ray Sadecki
stl
.583
Sandy Koufax
lad
.581
Bob Purkey
cin
.571

  W
Joey Jay
cin
21
Warren Spahn
mbr
21
Jim O'Toole
cin
19
Sandy Koufax
lad
18
Johnny Podres
lad
18
Lew Burdette
mbr
18
Bob Purkey
cin
16
Don Cardwell
chc
15
Stan Williams
lad
15
Bob Friend
pit
14

  L
Bob Friend
pit
19
Art Mahaffey
phi
19
John Buzhardt
phi
18
Mike McCormick
sf
16
Frank Sullivan
phi
16
Don Cardwell
chc
14
Glen Hobbie
chc
13
Warren Spahn
mbr
13
Jack Curtis
chc
13
Sandy Koufax
lad
13

  G
Jack Baldschun
phi
65
Stu Miller
sf
63
Roy Face
pit
62
Don Elston
chc
58
Bob Anderson
chc
57
Clem Labine
pit
56
Turk Farrell
lad~phi
55
Lindy McDaniel
stl
55
Jim Brosnan
cin
53
Don McMahon
mbr
53

  GS
Don Cardwell
chc
38
Don Drysdale
lad
37
Lew Burdette
mbr
36
Sandy Koufax
lad
35
Jim O'Toole
cin
35
Bob Friend
pit
35
Mike McCormick
sf
35
Stan Williams
lad
35
Warren Spahn
mbr
34
Joey Jay
cin
34

  CG
Warren Spahn
mbr
21
Sandy Koufax
lad
15
Joey Jay
cin
14
Lew Burdette
mbr
14
Mike McCormick
sf
13
Ray Sadecki
stl
13
Bob Purkey
cin
13
Don Cardwell
chc
13
Larry Jackson
stl
12
Art Mahaffey
phi
12

  SHO
Warren Spahn
mbr
4
Joey Jay
cin
4
Jim O'Toole
cin
3
Lew Burdette
mbr
3
Don Cardwell
chc
3
Don Drysdale
lad
3
Joe Gibbon
pit
3
Art Mahaffey
phi
3
Juan Marichal
sf
3
Larry Jackson
stl
3

  GF
Roy Face
pit
47
Stu Miller
sf
46
Lindy McDaniel
stl
39
Jack Baldschun
phi
39
Jim Brosnan
cin
34
Larry Sherry
lad
34
Don Elston
chc
32
Bill Henry
cin
32
Don McMahon
mbr
32
Turk Farrell
lad~phi
31

  SV
Roy Face
pit
17
Stu Miller
sf
17
Bill Henry
cin
16
Jim Brosnan
cin
16
Larry Sherry
lad
15
Turk Farrell
lad~phi
10
Lindy McDaniel
stl
9
Don McMahon
mbr
8
Don Elston
chc
8
Clem Labine
pit
8

  IP
Lew Burdette
mbr
272.1
Warren Spahn
mbr
262.2
Don Cardwell
chc
259.1
Sandy Koufax
lad
255.2
Jim O'Toole
cin
252.2
Mike McCormick
sf
250
Joey Jay
cin
247.1
Bob Purkey
cin
246.1
Don Drysdale
lad
244
Bob Friend
pit
236

  H
Lew Burdette
mbr
295
Bob Friend
pit
271
Bob Purkey
cin
245
Don Cardwell
chc
243
Don Drysdale
lad
236
Warren Spahn
mbr
236
Mike McCormick
sf
235
Jim O'Toole
cin
229
Jack Curtis
chc
220
Joey Jay
cin
217

  R
Lew Burdette
mbr
131
Don Cardwell
chc
121
Bob Friend
pit
119
Bob Purkey
cin
118
Sandy Koufax
lad
117
Jack Curtis
chc
117
Jack Sanford
sf
114
Stan Williams
lad
114
Glen Hobbie
chc
113
Don Drysdale
lad
111

  ER
Lew Burdette
mbr
121
Don Cardwell
chc
110
Jack Sanford
sf
102
Stan Williams
lad
102
Bob Purkey
cin
102
John Buzhardt
phi
101
Bob Friend
pit
101
Sandy Koufax
lad
100
Don Drysdale
lad
100
Art Mahaffey
phi
100

  HR
Mike McCormick
sf
33
Lew Burdette
mbr
31
Don Drysdale
lad
29
Ray Sadecki
stl
28
John Buzhardt
phi
28
Art Mahaffey
phi
27
Johnny Podres
lad
27
Sandy Koufax
lad
27
Bob Purkey
cin
27
Glen Hobbie
chc
26

  BB
Bob Gibson
stl
119
Stan Williams
lad
108
Ray Sadecki
stl
102
Bob Buhl
mbr
98
Sandy Koufax
lad
96
Jim O'Toole
cin
93
Joey Jay
cin
92
Don Cardwell
chc
88
Jack Sanford
sf
87
Don Drysdale
lad
83

  SO
Sandy Koufax
lad
269
Stan Williams
lad
205
Don Drysdale
lad
182
Jim O'Toole
cin
178
Bob Gibson
stl
166
Mike McCormick
sf
163
Art Mahaffey
phi
158
Joey Jay
cin
157
Don Cardwell
chc
156
Joe Gibbon
pit
145

  WP
Chris Short
phi
14
Sandy Koufax
lad
12
Jack Baldschun
phi
11
Al McBean
pit
10
Turk Farrell
lad~phi
10
Stan Williams
lad
9
Art Mahaffey
phi
9
Dick Ellsworth
chc
9
Joey Jay
cin
9
Lindy McDaniel
stl
8

  BK
Jack Sanford
sf
4
Tony Cloninger
mbr
4
Sandy Koufax
lad
2
Don Cardwell
chc
2
Sherman Jones
cin
2
Stan Williams
lad
2
Jim O'Toole
cin
2
Don Drysdale
lad
1
Jim Brosnan
cin
1
Lew Burdette
mbr
1
  


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