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1961 Kansas City AthleticsAmerican League (MLB)
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Jim Archer played for the 1961 Kansas City Athletics
LeagueAmerican LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameAthletics
Location
Record61-100 (9th)League Rank9thMLB Rank16th
ManagerJoe Gordon,Hank BauerGeneral ManagerFrank Lane
CoachesEd Fitz Gerald (Assistant Coach), Dario Lodigiani (Assistant Coach), Johnny Mize (Assistant Coach), Ted Wilks (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance683,817
Years Available1901-2017

Team History -- 1961 Statistics -- 1961 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

1961 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
1Dick HowserssR25158611108171296345379923858308.280.377.362.73922138719.293.082.278.34112.85.30.40.4203.722.2    
11Jerry Lumpe2bL2814856981167299354104839244010.293.348.392.74022341627.309.099.185.3337.76.20.80.5189.724.6    
7Norm Siebern1bL2715356068166365189824829110634.296.384.475.85926659649.324.179.321.37912.614.01.12.831.135.5    
19Leo PosadaofR251163443787104753003684441218.253.321.366.68712621400.302.113.218.3079.021.02.31.849.124.1    
8Haywood SullivancR30117331428016264010464501109.242.333.356.68911824379.263.114.257.31612.111.91.01.655.230.0    
2Wayne Causey3bL24104312378614184900372808405.276.348.404.75212623361.279.128.247.33810.37.80.82.239.026.7    
6Deron JohnsonofR2283283316111384201144411419.216.252.360.61210222303.226.144.191.2684.614.53.12.635.436.1    
12Joe PignatanocR3192243315910342222364247220.243.347.358.7058717292.276.115.263.32212.314.41.21.460.828.8    
14Bobby Del GrecoofR2874239345514152110303115124.230.317.360.6778620276.245.130.259.30510.911.21.01.847.836.4    
3Gene StephensofL286218322386142632162722002.208.279.317.5965811203.224.109.202.2737.913.31.72.045.829.0    
21Jay HankinsofL2576173233203362081718003.185.225.272.497476190.190.087.145.2254.29.02.11.657.718.8    
10Jim RiveraofL386414120348021062241400003.241.352.340.6924810165.256.099.298.32214.68.50.61.270.529.4    
3Marv Throneberry1bL274013017312162400193001014.238.336.408.744539150.266.170.315.33312.720.01.64.021.729.0    
1Andy Carey3bR293912320306231100152322003.244.336.398.7344911142.278.154.276.33210.616.21.52.141.036.7    
4Lou Klimchock1b-ofL2157121826411160051301101.215.244.289.533356128.231.074.116.2403.910.22.60.8121.023.1    
16Reno Bertoia3bR26391201229200131091504406.242.286.258.544312137.266.016.100.2516.611.01.70.00.06.9    
9Hank BauerofR3843106112831318109802101.264.319.396.715427118.260.132.226.3197.66.80.92.535.325.0    
13Bill TuttleofR31258415222208009902002.262.333.333.66628495.293.071.179.3069.59.51.00.00.018.2    
33Joe NuxhallpL325665519212130061805002.292.352.446.79829576.378.154.246.3557.923.73.02.632.526.3    
23Jerry WalkerpB2245646162007003901001.250.284.281.56518268.291.031.078.2594.413.23.00.00.012.5    
20Jim ArcherpR2939632410020021906100.063.091.079.1705172.089.016.048.0822.826.49.50.00.025.0    
14Al PilarcikofL3035609121109106702103.200.269.250.51915269.222.050.167.2428.710.11.20.00.016.7    
30Norm BasspR2241594700160013403000.119.133.169.30210163.250.050.068.1371.654.034.01.659.014.3    
26Bob ShawpR2828555110000000601002.200.200.200.40011056.224.000.000.1810.010.70.00.00.00.0    
10Bob Boyd1bL3526487112009021200101.229.240.271.51113250.234.042.021.2282.04.02.00.00.018.2    
14Wes CovingtonofL291744370016004720002.159.260.227.48710150.167.068.159.2368.014.01.82.044.014.3    
25Frank CiprianiofR201336290002002400001.250.289.250.5399038.281.000.056.2515.310.52.00.00.00.0    
35Ed RakowpB2545294300020011003101.103.129.103.2323034.150.000.034.1102.929.410.00.00.00.0    
38Ray HerbertpR311328131004001502000.107.138.143.2814131.130.036.071.1313.216.15.00.00.033.3    
45Charlie Shoemaker2bL217265102001002200001.385.429.462.89112228.417.077.154.4007.17.11.00.00.020.0    
16Gordon MacKenziecR231124130001001600001.125.160.125.2853025.167.000.042.1374.024.06.00.00.00.0    
4Ozzie Virgil3b-cR281121130000000300005.143.143.143.2863021.167.000.000.1290.014.30.00.00.00.0    
18Don LarsenpR311820260014001501000.300.333.450.7839122.357.150.200.3484.622.75.04.620.016.7    
5,18Billy BryancL22919230012002700001.158.238.316.5546121.182.158.263.2529.533.33.54.819.033.3    
28Bud DaleypL281618120001002201002.111.200.111.3112021.125.000.111.1619.59.51.00.00.00.0    
24Lew KraussepR181317020000001801000.118.167.118.2852019.222.000.059.1405.342.18.00.00.00.0    
22Bobby PrescottofR301012010000002500001.083.214.083.2971014.143.000.167.16614.335.72.50.00.00.0    
28Art DitmarpR322012020001001201000.167.231.167.3982014.200.000.083.1947.114.32.00.00.00.0    
32Bill KunkelpR24588210000001401000.125.222.125.3471010.250.000.125.17910.040.04.00.00.00.0    
16Chuck EssegianofR2946121001001200000.333.429.500.929317.500.167.333.41314.328.62.00.00.050.0    
22Mickey McDermottpL3275011001001200000.200.333.400.733216.333.200.400.33116.733.32.00.00.0100.0    
22Stan JohnsonofL2433100000002100001.000.400.000.400005.000.000.667.28440.020.00.50.00.00.0    
27Dave WickershampR25173121003000000000.667.6671.0001.667313.667.333.333.7270.00.00.00.00.050.0    
31Bill FischerpR30152000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0    
38Gerry StaleypR40231100000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35550.00.00.00.00.00.0    
17Ken JohnsonpR2861000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
22Clint CourtneycL3411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (47 players)161542368313422164790631582258077025894710107.247.320.354.67419223536164.272.354.221.0009.412.51.31.560.326.3 

1961 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
20Jim ArcherL29STMLB9153.203927129275205.1204997311601102451.298.940.482.634.821.834.34.3753.15    
30Norm BassR22S/RMLB11114.694023176290170.216498891782745041.458.650.904.323.900.905.17.5004.51    
23Jerry WalkerR22S/RMLB8144.8236241240102168.01611009023965690101.538.631.235.143.000.585.36.3645.58    
26Bob ShawR28STMLB9104.31262426010150.116587721358604001.499.880.783.473.591.035.21.4744.06    
33Joe NuxhallL32S/RMLB585.343713241091128.013581761265816131.569.490.844.575.701.255.70.3854.12    
35Ed RakowR25S/RMLB284.764511341081124.213180661449818081.459.461.013.545.851.655.78.2004.11    
32Bill KunkelR24RelMLB345.18582560026488.210358511132468001.5310.451.123.254.671.445.89.4294.23    
38Ray HerbertR31STMLB365.3813121100083.210356501030340121.6011.081.083.233.661.136.02.3334.46    
28Bud DaleyL28S/RMLB484.9516106204163.2844635622360001.6811.870.853.115.091.646.50.3333.70    
24Lew KrausseR18S/RMLB254.851284211055.2493330346322011.727.920.497.445.170.705.34.2864.66    
28Art DitmarR32S/RMLB055.6720515002154.0603434623191021.5410.001.003.833.170.835.67.0004.70    
38Gerry StaleyR40RelMLB113.60230230015230.0321512410163001.409.601.203.004.801.604.50.5004.24    
27Dave WickershamR25RelMLB215.14170170011221.025121205101021.4310.710.002.144.292.005.14.6672.62    
31Bill FischerR30RelMLB103.86150150010221.0269926121001.5211.140.862.575.142.003.861.0003.53    
18Don LarsenR31RelMLB104.20817005015.02197211132002.1312.601.206.607.801.185.401.0004.77    
17Ken JohnsonR28RelMLB0410.6161500109.11111112740001.9810.611.936.753.860.5710.61.0006.75    
27John WyattR26RelMLB002.4550500517.18320461011.699.820.004.917.361.503.68.0002.98    
36Ed KeeganR21RelMLB004.5060600516.06530531001.839.000.007.504.500.607.50.0004.07    
22Mickey McDermottL32RelMLB0014.2940400105.21412901033104.6222.240.0015.884.760.3019.06.0006.81    
29Bill KirkL25STMLB0012.0011000003.06442130002.3318.006.003.009.003.0012.00.00010.24    
27Dan PfisterR24RelMLB0015.4320200002.15442431004.2919.297.7115.4311.570.7515.43.00016.29    
27Paul GielR29RelMLB0037.8010100001.26771310007.5032.405.4016.205.400.3337.80.00014.57    
Pitching Totals: (22 players)611004.741621622683251302314161519863746141629703587381.529.650.904.004.471.125.49.379  

1961 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PBill Kunkel24MLBp58-8810133226.8850.400.26---58100.036.0Fielding by Day
PEd Rakow25MLBp45-12412191332.9690.690.25---45100.028.0Fielding by Day
PNorm Bass22MLBp40-1705172224.9170.550.13---4197.624.8Fielding by Day
PJim Archer29MLBp39-2056362244.9551.080.20---39100.024.2Fielding by Day
PJoe Nuxhall32MLBp37-12810133126.8850.620.18---5666.123.0Fielding by Day
PJerry Walker22MLBp36-16893104401.0001.110.24---4580.022.4Fielding by Day
PBob Shaw28MLBp26-15015232240.9501.460.25---2892.916.1Fielding by Day
PGerry Staley40MLBp23-30180291.0000.390.30---23100.014.3Fielding by Day
PArt Ditmar32MLBp20-54571013.9230.600.22---20100.012.4Fielding by Day
PDave Wickersham25MLBp17-2105106.8330.290.24---17100.010.6Fielding by Day
PBud Daley28MLBp16-636122120.9001.130.29---16100.09.9Fielding by Day
PBill Fischer30MLBp15-21140051.0000.330.24---15100.09.3Fielding by Day
PRay Herbert31MLBp13-8361500211.0001.620.25---13100.08.1Fielding by Day
PLew Krausse18MLBp12-5514106.8330.420.09---1392.37.5Fielding by Day
PDon Larsen31MLBp8-15140051.0000.630.33---1844.45.0Fielding by Day
PEd Keegan21MLBp6-6100011.0000.170.17---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PKen Johnson28MLBp6-9140051.0000.830.56---6100.03.7Fielding by Day
PJohn Wyatt26MLBp5-702103.6670.400.29---5100.03.1Fielding by Day
PMickey McDermott32MLBp4-510102.5000.250.20---757.12.5Fielding by Day
PDan Pfister24MLBp2-2000000.000.00---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PPaul Giel29MLBp1-1000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PBill Kirk25MLBp1-3000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CHaywood Sullivan30MLBc88--3873277426.9844.760.00--911775.254.7Fielding by Day
CJoe Pignatano31MLBc83--3793597423.9794.990.00--79290.251.6Fielding by Day
CGordon MacKenzie23MLBc7--22302251.0003.570.00---1163.64.3Fielding by Day
CBilly Bryan22MLBc4--16100171.0004.250.00--1944.42.5Fielding by Day
COzzie Virgil28MLB3b3--810091.0003.000.00---1127.31.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BNorm Siebern27MLB1b-of109--907761188994.9899.020.00---15371.267.7Fielding by Day
1BMarv Throneberry27MLB1b30--24125131267.9968.870.00---4075.018.6Fielding by Day
1BHaywood Sullivan30MLBc16--10112212115.9837.060.00---11713.79.9Fielding by Day
1BLou Klimchock21MLB3b-2b11--7842484.9767.450.00---5719.36.8Fielding by Day
1BBob Boyd35MLB1b8--44204461.0005.750.00---2630.85.0Fielding by Day
1BDeron Johnson22MLB1b-3b3--11202131.0004.330.00---833.61.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BJerry Lumpe28MLB2b147--40342618105847.9795.640.00---14899.391.3Fielding by Day
2BWayne Causey24MLBss-2b9--17101228.9643.000.00---1048.75.6Fielding by Day
2BCharlie Shoemaker21MLB2b6--171803351.0005.830.00---785.73.7Fielding by Day
2BReno Bertoia26MLB3b-2b6--121305251.0004.170.00---3915.43.7Fielding by Day
2BLou Klimchock21MLB3b-2b1--010011.0001.000.00---571.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BWayne Causey24MLBss-2b88--1021931420309.9553.350.00---10484.654.7Fielding by Day
3BAndy Carey29MLB3b39--3270612108.9442.620.00---39100.024.2Fielding by Day
3BReno Bertoia26MLB3b-2b29--277066103.9423.340.00---3974.418.0Fielding by Day
3BDeron Johnson22MLB1b-3b19--17433563.9523.160.00---8322.911.8Fielding by Day
3BLou Klimchock21MLB3b-2b6--364013.6921.500.00---5710.53.7Fielding by Day
3BOzzie Virgil28MLB3b4--272111.8182.250.00---1136.42.5Fielding by Day
3BJoe Pignatano31MLBc2--100011.0000.500.00---922.21.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSDick Howser25MLBss157--2994273885764.9504.620.00---15899.497.5Fielding by Day
SSWayne Causey24MLBss-2b11--14251340.9753.550.00---10410.66.8Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFLeo Posada25MLBof102--205860219.9732.090.00---11687.963.4Fielding by Day
OFBobby Del Greco28MLBof73--168832179.9832.410.00---7498.645.3Fielding by Day
OFJay Hankins25MLBof65--97130101.9701.510.00---7685.540.4Fielding by Day
OFDeron Johnson22MLB1b-3b59--104660116.9481.860.00---8371.136.6Fielding by Day
OFGene Stephens28MLBof54--114644124.9682.220.00---6287.133.5Fielding by Day
OFNorm Siebern27MLB1b-of47--8331187.9891.830.00---15330.729.2Fielding by Day
OFJim Rivera38MLBof43--5101052.9811.190.00---6467.226.7Fielding by Day
OFHank Bauer38MLBof35--4422048.9581.310.00---4381.421.7Fielding by Day
OFBill Tuttle31MLBof25--5803061.9512.320.00---25100.015.5Fielding by Day
OFAl Pilarcik30MLBof21--31201331.0001.570.00---3560.013.0Fielding by Day
OFWes Covington29MLBof12--14000141.0001.170.00---1770.67.5Fielding by Day
OFFrank Cipriani20MLBof11--20000201.0001.820.00---1384.66.8Fielding by Day
OFMarv Throneberry27MLB1b10--16000161.0001.600.00---4025.06.2Fielding by Day
OFLou Klimchock21MLB3b-2b7--11000111.0001.570.00---5712.34.3Fielding by Day
OFHaywood Sullivan30MLBc5--60107.8571.200.00---1174.33.1Fielding by Day
OFStan Johnson24MLBof2--000000.000.00---366.71.2Fielding by Day
OFBobby Prescott30MLBof2--000000.000.00---1020.01.2Fielding by Day
OFChuck Essegian29MLBof1--400041.0004.000.00---425.00.6Fielding by Day
OFDon Larsen31MLBp1--300031.0003.000.00---185.60.6Fielding by Day

1961 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Hank BauerManager1922-07-31 38East St. Louis,Illinois MLB1948-19611948-1961   OF
Ed Fitz GeraldAssistant Coach1924-05-21 37- MLB1948-19591948-1959   C
Joe GordonManager1915-02-18 46Los Angeles,California MLB1938-19501938-1950   2B
Frank LaneGeneral Manager1896-02-01 65Cincinnati,Ohio --   EXEC
Dario LodigianiAssistant Coach1916-06-06 45San Francisco,California MLB1938-19461938-1946   3B-2B
Johnny MizeAssistant Coach1913-01-07 48Demorest,Georgia MLB1936-19531936-1953   1B
Ted WilksAssistant Coach1915-11-13 45Fulton,New York MLB1944-19531944-1953   P