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1961 KANSAS CITY ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Kansas City,MO
Team Record:  61-100   .379
Result:   10th in American League
Manager(s):  Hank Bauer, Joe Gordon
General Manager:   Frank Lane
Stadium:  Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  683,817
Playoffs:  -

Kansas City Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Gerry Staley (40)
Youngest Player:  Lew Krausse (18)
Longest Tenure:  Ray Herbert (5)
Top Hitter:  Dick Howser (8)
Top Pitcher:  Jim Archer (20)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  45.99%
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
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGPAOutsRCRC/GbabipSAISObb/kHR%SglXBHXBH%BB%SO%G/FP/PaPitStrBalSwg
1Dick Howserss825-MLB1587194681066.1.293-.083.0822.420.41333822.212.85.30.970.00000
11Jerry Lumpe2b3228-MLB148627420915.8.309-.207.0991.230.51264124.67.76.21.440.00000
7Norm Siebern1b-of1327-MLB1536494081147.6.324-.154.1790.902.81075935.512.614.01.230.00000
19Leo Posadaof4525-MLB116400281414.0.302-.148.1130.431.8662124.19.021.01.110.00000
8Haywood Sullivanc-30-MLB117379262444.5.263-.100.1141.021.6562430.012.111.91.200.00000
2Wayne Causeyss-2b7624-MLB104361243515.7.279-.157.1281.322.2632326.710.27.81.150.00000
6Deron Johnson1b-3b-22UDFA: 1956MLB83303237252.9.226-.170.1440.322.6392236.14.614.51.030.00000
12Joe Pignatanoc-31-MLB92292195364.9.276-.095.1150.861.4421728.812.314.40.990.00000
14Bobby Del Grecoof-28-MLB74276194324.4.245-.100.1300.971.8352036.410.911.20.550.00000
3Gene Stephensof-28-MLB62203151173.0.224-.115.1090.592.0271128.97.913.30.900.00000
21Jay Hankinsof-25-MLB76190152101.8.190-.127.0870.471.626618.74.28.91.410.00000
10Jim Riveraof-38-MLB64165112204.9.256-.043.0991.711.2241029.414.58.50.820.00000
3Marv Throneberry1b-27-MLB40150104184.6.266-.092.1700.634.022929.012.720.01.500.00000
1Andy Carey3b-29-MLB3914298184.9.278-.122.1540.652.1191136.710.616.20.800.00000
4Lou Klimchock3b-2b-21-MLB571289892.5.231-.174.0740.380.820623.13.910.21.150.00000
16Reno Bertoia3b-2b8226-MLB3913710582.0.266-.158.0160.600.02726.96.610.91.530.00000
9Hank Bauerof-38-MLB4311882165.2.260-.170.1321.132.521725.07.66.80.740.00000
13Bill Tuttleof6131-MLB259566104.3.293-.155.0711.000.018418.29.59.51.620.00000
33Joe Nuxhallp-32-MLB567653105.0.378-.200.1540.332.614526.37.923.71.000.00000
23Jerry Walkerp-22-MLB45685052.6.291-.203.0310.330.014212.54.413.21.500.00000
20Jim Archerp-29-MLB397266-4-1.8.089-.032.0160.110.03125.02.826.42.270.00000
14Al Pilarcikof-30-MLB35695441.8.222-.083.0500.860.010216.78.710.11.370.00000
30Norm Bassp-22-MLB416355-4-1.8.250-.102.0500.031.66114.31.654.06.330.00000
26Bob Shawp-28-MLB28564700.2.224-.200.0000.000.01100.00.010.72.730.00000
10Bob Boyd1b-35-MLB26504131.7.234-.250.0420.500.09218.22.04.01.250.00000
14Wes Covingtonof-29-MLB17503921.2.167-.068.0680.572.06114.38.014.01.140.00000
25Frank Ciprianiof-20-MLB13382822.1.281-.194.0000.500.0900.05.310.51.180.00000
35Ed Rakowp-25-MLB453431-2-1.7.150-.069.0000.100.0300.02.929.41.860.00000
38Ray Herbertp-31-MLB133127-1-0.5.130-.071.0360.200.02133.33.216.11.090.00000
45Charlie Shoemaker2b-21-MLB7281758.5.417-.308.0771.000.08220.07.17.11.000.00000
16Gordon MacKenziec-23-MLB112522-1-1.4.167-.083.0000.170.0300.04.024.02.000.00000
4Ozzie Virgil3b-28-MLB112123-2-2.6.167-.143.0000.000.0300.00.014.32.000.00000
18Don Larsenp-31-MLB18221535.3.357-.250.1500.204.55116.74.522.70.830.00000
5,18Billy Bryanc-22-MLB9211711.0.182-.053.1580.294.82133.39.533.33.500.00000
28Bud Daleyp-28-MLB162119-1-1.0.125.000.0001.000.0200.09.59.53.000.00000
24Lew Kraussep-18UDFA: 1962MLB131916-1-1.6.222-.059.0000.130.0200.05.342.17.000.00000
22Bobby Prescottof-30-MLB101412-1-1.8.143.083.0000.400.0100.014.335.70.500.00000
28Art Ditmarp-32-MLB20141100.6.200-.083.0000.500.0200.07.114.32.330.00000
32Bill Kunkelp-24-MLB581080-0.8.250.000.0000.250.0100.010.040.01.000.00000
16Chuck Essegianof-29-MLB47419.3.500-.167.1670.500.01150.014.328.61.000.00000
22Mickey McDermottp-32-MLB76415.2.333.000.2000.500.001100.016.733.3--0.00000
22Stan Johnsonof-24-MLB3540-0.8.000.667.0002.000.0000.040.020.01.000.00000
27Dave Wickershamp-25-MLB1731246.1.667-.667.333--0.01150.00.00.0--0.00000
31Bill Fischerp-30-MLB1533--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.033.31.000.00000
38Gerry Staleyp-40-MLB232106.1.0001.000.000--0.0000.050.00.00.000.00000
17Ken Johnsonp-28-MLB611--.000.000.0000.000.0000.00.0100.0--0.00000
22Clint Courtneyc-34-MLB111--.000.000.000--0.0000.00.00.00.000.00000
Totals: (47 players)--616443466824.2.272-.134.0000.751.598935326.39.412.51.15--0000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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