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1961 LOS ANGELES ANGELS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Los Angeles,CA
Team Record:  70-91   .435
Result:   8th in American League
Manager(s):  Bill Rigney
General Manager:   Fred Haney
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Attendance:  603,510
Playoffs:  -

Los Angeles Angels affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Art Fowler (38)
Youngest Player:  Jim Fregosi (19)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Albie Pearson (17)
Top Pitcher:  Ken McBride (12)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  
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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
35Dan Ardell1BMLB6-2190LeftLeft5/27/194120Seattle,WashingtonUDFA 

11Ken Aspromonte2BMLB6-0180RightRight9/22/193129Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
8Earl AverillC-OFMLB5-10190RightRight9/9/193129Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
17Julio Becquer1BMLB5-11178LeftLeft12/20/193129Havana,CubaUDFA 
20Steve Bilko1BMLB6-1230RightRight11/13/192832Nanticoke,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
43Ted BowsfieldPMLB6-1190RightLeft1/10/193526Vernon,British ColumbiaUDFA 
16Fritz BrickellSSMLB5-5157RightRight3/19/193526Wichita,KansasUDFA 
21Rocky BridgesSS-2BMLB5-8175RightRight8/7/192733Refugio,TexasUDFA 
22Leo BurkeOF-2BMLB5-10190RightRight5/6/193427Hagerstown,MarylandUDFA 
40Jerry CasalePMLB6-2200RightRight9/27/193327Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
30Bob CervOFMLB6-0200RightRight5/5/192635Lincoln,NebraskaUDFA 
31Dean ChancePMLB6-3200RightRight6/1/194120Plain City,OhioUDFA 
32Tex ClevengerPMLB6-1180RightRight7/9/193228Visalia,CaliforniaUDFA 
40Jim DonohuePMLB6-4190RightRight10/31/193822St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
30Ryne DurenPMLB6-1195RightRight2/22/192932Cazenovia,WisconsinUDFA 
24Art FowlerPMLB5-11180RightRight7/3/192238Converse,South CarolinaUDFA 
16Jim FregosiSSMLB6-1190RightRight4/4/194219San Francisco,California1959UDFA BOS
31Ned GarverPMLB5-10180RightRight12/25/192535Ney,OhioUDFA 
33Eli GrbaPMLB6-2207RightRight8/9/193426Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
12Ken HamlinSS-2BMLB5-10170RightRight5/18/193526Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
46Russ HemanPMLB6-4200RightRight2/10/193328Olive,CaliforniaUDFA 
26Ken HuntOFMLB6-1205RightRight7/13/193426Grand Forks,North DakotaUDFA 
22Johnny JamesPMLB5-10160LeftRight7/23/193327Bonners Ferry,IdahoUDFA 
41Ron KlinePMLB6-3205RightRight3/9/193229Callery,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
15Ted Kluszewski1BMLB6-2225LeftLeft9/10/192436Argo,IllinoisUDFA 
1Joe KoppeSSMLB5-10165RightRight10/19/193030Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
14Gene Leek3BMLB6-0185RightRight7/15/193624San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
37Ken McBridePMLB6-0195RightRight8/12/193525Huntsville,AlabamaUDFA 
39Ron MoellerPMLB6-0180LeftLeft10/13/193822Cincinnati,OhioUDFA 
12Billy Moran2BMLB5-11185RightRight11/27/193327Montgomery,AlabamaUDFA 
47Tom MorganPMLB6-2195RightRight5/20/193031El Monte,CaliforniaUDFA 
28Albie PearsonOFMLB5-5141LeftLeft9/12/193426Alhambra,CaliforniaUDFA 
9Del RiceCMLB6-2190RightRight10/27/192238Portsmouth,OhioUDFA 
7Buck RodgersCMLB6-2195BothRight8/16/193822Delaware,OhioUDFA 
6Ed SadowskiCMLB5-11175RightRight1/19/193130Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
29Tom SatrianoC-3BMLB6-1190LeftRight8/28/194020Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
35Ray SemprochPMLB5-11180RightRight1/7/193130Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
41Jack SpringPMLB6-1180RightLeft3/11/193328Spokane,WashingtonUDFA 
17Bob SproutPMLB6-0165LeftLeft12/5/194119Florin,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
11Chuck TannerOFMLB6-0185LeftLeft7/4/192931New Castle,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
4George ThomasOFMLB6-3190RightRight11/29/193723Minneapolis,MinnesotaUDFA 
32Lee ThomasOF-1BMLB6-2198LeftRight2/5/193625Peoria,IllinoisUDFA 
29Faye ThroneberryOFMLB6-0190LeftRight6/22/193130Fisherville,TennesseeUDFA 
27Leon WagnerOFMLB6-1195LeftRight5/13/193427Chattanooga,TennesseeUDFA 
10Eddie Yost3BMLB5-10170RightRight10/13/192634Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Steve BaileyBroadcaster 
Bob ElliottAssistant Coach 
Marv GrissomPitching Coach 
Fred HaneyGeneral Manager 
Bob KelleyBroadcaster 
Red KressAssistant Coach 
Jack PaepkeAssistant Coach 
Bill RigneyManager 
Don WellsBroadcaster 


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