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1961 LOS ANGELES DODGERS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Los Angeles,CA
Team Record:  89-65   .578
Result:   2nd in National League
Manager(s):  Walter Alston
General Manager:   Buzzie Bavasi
Stadium:  Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Attendance:  1,804,250
Playoffs: Season in progress

Los Angeles Dodgers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Gil Hodges (37)
Youngest Player:  Willie Davis (21)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Lillis, Roger Craig, Don Demeter, Don Drysdale, Ron Fairly, Jim Gilliam, Gil Hodges, Frank Howard, Sandy Koufax, Norm Larker, Charlie Neal, Johnny Roseboro, Stan Williams, Larry Sherry, Johnny Podres, Duke Snider (4)
Top Hitter:  Maury Wills (11)
Top Pitcher:  Sandy Koufax (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  89.97%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Cincinnati9361.604--
LA Dodgers8965.5784.0
SF Giants8569.5528.0
Milwaukee8371.53910.0
St. Louis8074.51913.0
Pittsburgh7579.48718.0
Chi Cubs6490.41629.0
Philadelphia47107.30546.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
30Maury Willsss-3b1128-MLB148613105173121013135155950121316.282.346.3390208687475834.7.306
9Wally Moonof1331-MLB13446379152253178875897919449.328.434.50510002345613331098.8.364
12Tommy Davisof3922UDFA: 1957MLB1324606012813215581043253249516.278.325.4130190508366644.7.285
19Jim Gilliam2b-3b1732-MLB14443974107263432847934021217.244.358.3440151531356685.2.256
8Johnny Roseboroc4128-MLB1283945999166185964566248261.251.346.4590181462308726.3.253
43Charlie Neal2b-ss-30-MLB108341408061104832304916327.235.297.3460118377275353.5.246
3Willie Davisof3621UDFA: 1959MLB12833956861961245125274654635.254.316.4510153380272555.5.261
5Norm Larker1b6530-MLB972822976161538002422172311.270.326.3870109312222394.7.275
25Frank Howardof-1b-24UDFA: 1958MLB9226736791021545012150131212.296.347.5171000138292204476.2.314
6Ron Fairly1b-of-22UDFA: 1958MLB1112454279152104800482210613.322.434.5221000128301176649.8.322
4Duke Sniderof-34-MLB85233356983165611294313216.296.375.5621000131266174517.8.303
14Gil Hodges1b-37-MLB10921525524083131244301245.242.313.372080245175253.9.262
7Daryl Spencerss-2b6231-MLB6018927467082701203541315.243.327.407077217153264.6.259
34Norm Sherryc-29-MLB471211031205210093002007.256.308.39704813097123.3.302
53Don Drysdalep-24-MLB4083916105120062400514.193.244.386032957762.1.200
40Stan Williamsp-24-MLB417831320050073900601.167.235.1920159172-1-0.2.333
32Sandy Koufaxp5625UDFA: 1955MLB42773500020193500800.065.163.065059481-6-1.9.119
22Johnny Podresp-28-MLB32693162007002800412.232.250.261018766041.7.258
38Bob Aspromonte3b-23-MLB475871430020041200002.241.290.293017624642.5.304
23Gordie Windhornof-27-MLB34331082126014301001.242.324.545100018372766.3.214
28Doug Camillic-24-MLB1330340034001900001.133.161.433013312721.7.056
7Don Demeterof3826-MLB1529350012003600102.172.250.27608332711.1.182
35Roger Craigp-31-MLB40273410000031200300.148.233.18505332600.1.267
18Charley Smith3b3123-MLB924461023001600000.250.280.542100013251845.9.250
20Turk Farrellp-27-MLB5018000000000500301.000.000.000002122-3-3.2.000
51Larry Sherryp-25-MLB5313220001001210000.154.267.15402151101.1.182
16Ron Perranoskip-25UDFA: 1958MLB5312210000002800000.083.214.083011411-1-2.0.250
54Carl Warwickof-24-MLB1911210001002300001.091.231.0910113110-1.2.125
11Bob Lillisss-2b-31-MLB199010001001100102.111.200.111011111--.125
15Tim Harkness1b-23-MLB58442000103100000.500.636.75020006114428.5.571
17Phil Ortegap-21-MLB44010000000200000.250.250.250014300.3.500
41Jim Goldenp-25-MLB283000000000100000.000.000.0000033--.000
37Ed Roebuckp-29-MLB52000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
Totals: (33 players)1545189735135819340157673864559679623539636117.262.338.4057432102594041257675.281

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
32Sandy Koufax125UDFA: 1955MLB18133.52423515221255.221211710027962691221.207.460.953.389.470.36.2810.64
53Don Drysdale924-MLB13103.69403710320244.02361111002983182711.318.701.073.066.710.46.2890.91
40Stan Williams1324-MLB15123.9041356230235.121311410221108205921.368.150.804.137.840.53.2940.72
22Johnny Podres1628-MLB1853.7432296120182.219281762751124801.339.461.332.516.110.41.2960.71
35Roger Craig5431-MLB566.1540142072112.21308777225263711.6210.381.764.155.030.83.2950.70
51Larry Sherry3225-MLB443.9053100341594.2904841103979601.368.560.953.717.510.49.2990.67
16Ron Perranoski4325UDFA: 1958MLB752.655310015691.282312754156411.348.050.494.035.500.73.2801.31
20Turk Farrell3327-MLB665.0650000281089.010756501243801001.6910.821.214.358.090.54.3530.73
41Jim Golden5625-MLB115.792800013042.052302772018101.7111.141.504.293.861.11.3100.85
17Phil Ortega-21-MLB025.5442102013.010986215000.926.924.151.3810.380.13.1480.43
37Ed Roebuck-29-MLB205.005000309.01255129001.5612.001.002.009.000.22.4071.60
23Ed Palmquist-28-MLB016.235000318.21086075201.9610.380.007.275.191.40--0.75
Totals: (33 players)89654.04154154408114351,378134669761915754411056671.428.791.093.557.220.49.300 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny RoseboroC125877561316.9860.00 
Norm SherryC452531623.9930.00 
Doug CamilliC1264511.9860.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gil Hodges1B10045437144.9980.00 
Norm Larker1B8658952368.9950.00 
Ron Fairly1B2315711216.9880.00 
Frank Howard1B743422.9590.00 
Tim Harkness1B2111021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Charlie Neal2B1042112461163.9760.00 
Jim Gilliam2B71133179645.9810.00 
Bob Aspromonte2B20000.0000.00 
Bob Lillis2B163011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim Gilliam3B744810479.9560.00 
Tommy Davis3B593088136.9010.00 
Daryl Spencer3B574292514.9640.00 
Bob Lillis3B1212001.0000.00 
Bob Aspromonte3B92910.9170.00 
Charley Smith3B443011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Maury WillsSS14825342829104.9590.00 
Bob AspromonteSS469001.0000.00 
Charley SmithSS33810.9170.00 
Daryl SpencerSS367021.0000.00 
Bob LillisSS10010.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Wally MoonOF133186561.9700.00 
Willie DavisOF114224441.9830.00 
Tommy DavisOF86143342.9730.00 
Ron FairlyOF7185711.9890.00 
Duke SniderOF66113633.9750.00 
Frank HowardOF6579660.9340.00 
Gordie WindhornOF1716110.9440.00 
Don DemeterOF1418111.9500.00 
Carl WarwickOF1220001.0000.00 
Jim GilliamOF11140001.0000.00 
Norm LarkerOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ron PerranoskiP539151711.9572.17 
Larry SherryP53948530.8121.24 
Turk FarrellP508927001.0000.91 
Sandy KoufaxP4225572622.9431.16 
Stan WilliamsP41235123773.8751.88 
Roger CraigP4011251511.9521.60 
Don DrysdaleP40244133633.9421.81 
Johnny PodresP3218262612.9701.58 
Jim GoldenP284218001.0001.93 
Ed PalmquistP581110.6672.20 
Ed RoebuckP592110.7503.00 
Phil OrtegaP41301011.0000.69 


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