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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
UnifPlayerAgeRkGGSIPERAWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOGB/FBQSHBABBavgTBFPit/BBalStrSw
20Jim Archer-203927205.13.201.298.940.482.634.820.551.40155794.257878--------
30Norm Bass-634023170.24.691.448.650.904.323.901.111.11104643.255743--------
23Jerry Walker-553624168.04.821.538.631.235.143.001.710.851210637.253758--------
26Bob Shaw-402624150.14.311.489.880.783.473.590.971.38000--0--------
33Joe Nuxhall--3713128.05.341.569.490.844.575.700.800.7063504.268580--------
35Ed Rakow-624511124.24.761.449.461.013.545.850.601.8148487.269553--------
32Bill Kunkel-4258288.25.181.5210.451.123.254.670.701.4100356.289397--------
38Ray Herbert-38131283.25.381.5911.081.083.233.660.881.2862340.303381--------
28Bud Daley-34161063.24.951.6611.870.853.115.090.611.23000--0--------
24Lew Krausse--12855.24.851.717.920.497.445.171.440.9331202.243255--------
28Art Ditmar--20554.05.671.5410.001.003.833.171.211.3722210.286243--------
38Gerry Staley-4923030.03.601.409.601.203.004.800.632.45000--0--------
27Dave Wickersham--17021.05.141.4310.71--2.144.290.501.300281.30992--------
31Bill Fischer-5415021.03.861.5211.140.862.575.140.501.58000--0--------
18Don Larsen--8115.04.202.1312.601.206.607.800.850.76000--0--------
17Ken Johnson--619.110.611.9310.611.936.753.861.752.29000--0--------
27John Wyatt--507.12.451.649.82--4.917.360.671.570127.29635--------
36Ed Keegan--606.04.501.839.00--7.504.501.671.000023.26128--------
22Mickey McDermott--405.214.294.2422.24--15.884.763.331.500031.45241--------
29Bill Kirk--113.012.002.3318.006.003.009.000.33--0016.37517--------
27Dan Pfister--202.115.433.8619.297.7115.4311.571.330.000012.41716--------
27Paul Giel--101.237.805.4032.405.4016.205.403.000.00000--0--------
Totals  (1 year)430162141671.529.650.904.004.470.891.2058384363.3485017--------



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