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1961 Milwaukee Braves (MLB)

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W-L Record: 83-71 .539
Rank: 4th in National League
Run Differential: 712-656 + 56
Roster Continuity 74.54% 11/16
Manager(s): Chuck Dressen, Birdie Tebbetts
General Manager: John McHale
Ballpark: County Stadium
Attendance: 1,101,441 9/18
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Andy Pafko
Assistant Coach: George Myatt
Pitching Coach: Whit Wyatt
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1961 Milwaukee Braves season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    44Hank AaronOF6-0180R-R271954UDFAMLB--
    9Joe Adcock1B-OF6-4220R-R331950Not draftedMLB--
    43Johnny AntonelliP6-0190L-L311948Not draftedMLB--
    2Frank Bolling2B6-1175R-R291954Not draftedMLB--
    3Bob Boyd1B5-10170L-L351951Not draftedMLB--
    30George BrunetP6-1210R-L261956Not draftedMLB--
    10Bob BuhlP6-2190R-R321953Not draftedMLB--
    33Lew BurdetteP6-2190R-R341950Not draftedMLB--
    30Neil ChrisleyOF6-3187L-R291957Not draftedMLB--
    19Gino CimoliOF6-2200R-R311956Not draftedMLB--
    40Tony CloningerP6-0210R-R201961Not draftedMLB--
    43Wes CovingtonOF6-1205L-R291956Not draftedMLB--
    1Del CrandallC6-1195R-R311949Not draftedMLB--
    29John DeMeritOF6-1195R-R251957Not draftedMLB--
    17Moe DrabowskyP6-2200R-R251956Not draftedMLB--
    36Bob HendleyP6-2190R-L221961Not draftedMLB--
    30Mack JonesOF6-1180L-R221961Not draftedMLB--
    6Charlie LauC6-0190L-L281956Not draftedMLB--
    23Johnny LoganSS5-11175R-R341951Not draftedMLB--
    36Ken MacKenzieP6-0185R-L271960Not draftedMLB--
    18Felix Mantilla2B-SS6-0160R-R261956Not draftedMLB--
    3Billy Martin2B5-11165R-R331950Not draftedMLB--
    41Eddie Mathews3B6-1200L-R291952Not draftedMLB--
    24Lee MayeOF6-2190L-R261959Not draftedMLB--
    20Don McMahonP6-2222R-R311957Not draftedMLB--
    11Roy McMillanSS5-11170R-R311951Not draftedMLB--
    19Seth MoreheadP6-0195L-L261957Not draftedMLB--
    32Don NottebartP6-1190R-R251960Not draftedMLB--
    40Chi-Chi OlivoP6-2215R-R331961Not draftedMLB--
    35Ron PicheP5-11165R-R261960Not draftedMLB--
    35Claude RaymondP5-10175R-R241959Not draftedMLB--
    12Mel Roach2B-OF6-1190R-R281953Not draftedMLB--
    21Warren SpahnP6-0175L-L401942Not draftedMLB--
    25Al SpanglerOF6-0175L-L271959Not draftedMLB--
    26Hawk TaylorC-OF6-2190R-R221957Not draftedMLB--
    12Frank ThomasOF-3B6-3205R-R321951Not draftedMLB--
    15Joe TorreC-1B6-1210R-R201960Not draftedMLB--
    22Sammy WhiteC6-3195R-R321951Not draftedMLB--
    16Carl WilleyP6-0175R-R301958Not draftedMLB--

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