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1961 Philadelphia Phillies (MLB)

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W-L Record: 47-107 .305
Rank: 8th in National League
Run Differential: 584-796 -212
Roster Continuity 78.89% 7/16
Manager(s): Gene Mauch
General Manager: John Quinn
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Connie Mack Stadium
Attendance: 590,039 18/18
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Al Vincent
Pitching Coach: Bob Lemon
Third Base Coach: Peanuts Lowrey
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 Philadelphia Phillies season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    20Ruben AmaroSS-1B5-11170R-R251958Not draftedMLB--
    27Jack BaldschunP6-0190R-R241961Not draftedMLB--
    34Paul BrownP6-1190R-R201961Not draftedMLB--
    23John BuzhardtP6-2198R-R241958Not draftedMLB--
    6Johnny CallisonOF5-10175L-R221958Not draftedMLB--
    10Jimmie CokerC5-11195R-R251958Not draftedMLB--
    12Choo Choo ColemanC5-9165L-R231961Not draftedMLB--
    26,43Wes CovingtonOF6-1205L-R291956Not draftedMLB--
    7Tony CurryOF5-11185L-L221960Not draftedMLB--
    11Clay DalrympleC6-0199L-R241960Not draftedMLB--
    26Bobby Del GrecoOF5-11190R-R281952Not draftedMLB--
    24Don DemeterOF6-4190R-R261956Not draftedMLB--
    43Turk FarrellP6-4220R-R271956Not draftedMLB--
    14Don FerrareseP5-9170R-L321955Not draftedMLB--
    22Tony GonzalezOF5-9170L-R241960Not draftedMLB--
    46Dallas GreenP6-5210L-R261960Not draftedMLB--
    7,18Pancho Herrera1B6-3220R-R271958Not draftedMLB--
    10Darrell JohnsonC6-1180R-R321952Not draftedMLB--
    10Al KendersC6-0185R-R241961Not draftedMLB--
    15Joe KoppeSS5-10165R-R301958Not draftedMLB--
    25Ken LehmanP6-0186L-L331952Not draftedMLB--
    28Art MahaffeyP6-2200R-R231960Not draftedMLB--
    19Bobby Malkmus2B-SS5-9180R-R291957Not draftedMLB--
    42Jack MeyerP6-1175R-R291955Not draftedMLB--
    10Cal NeemanC6-1192R-R321957Not draftedMLB--
    49Jim OwensP5-11190R-R271955Not draftedMLB--
    36Robin RobertsP6-0190B-R341948Not draftedMLB--
    5Bob Sadowski3B-OF6-0175L-R241960Not draftedMLB--
    41Chris ShortP6-4205R-L231959Not draftedMLB--
    16Bobby Gene SmithOF5-11185R-R271957Not draftedMLB--
    15Charley Smith3B6-0177R-R231960Not draftedMLB--
    29Frank SullivanP6-6215R-R311953Not draftedMLB--
    8Tony Taylor2B-3B5-9179R-R251958Not draftedMLB--
    18Elmer ValoOF5-11190L-R401940Not draftedMLB--
    9Lee WallsOF6-3205R-R281952Not draftedMLB--
    17Ken WaltersOF6-1180R-R271960Not draftedMLB--
    5George Williams2B5-11165R-R211961Not draftedMLB--
    30Jim Woods3B6-0175R-R211957Not draftedMLB--

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