Get a daily email with MLB/Minor League statistics for a custom list of YOUR selected players. Sign up to the Player Tracker.
"Organizing the World
of Baseball Data"
Players of the Month:     AL Player - Nelson Cruz    NL Player - Adrian Gonzalez    AL Pitcher - Dallas Keuchel    NL Pitcher - Gerrit Cole    AL Rookie - Devon Travis    NL Rookie - Alexander Guerrero 
Home >> Teams >> MLB Franchises >> National League >> Pittsburgh Pirates >> 1961 Team Capsule >>

1961 Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

+ National League
Nickname:
W-L Record: 75-79 .487
Rank: 6th in National League
Run Differential: 694-675 + 19
Manager(s): Danny Murtaugh
General Manager: Joe Brown
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Forbes Field
Attendance: 1,199,128 6/18
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Sam Narron
First Base Coach: Len Levy
Hitting Coach: Ron Northey
Pitching Coach: Bill Burwell
Third Base Coach: Frank Oceak
National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9361.604--
8965.5784.0
8569.5528.0
8371.53910.0
8074.51913.0
7579.48718.0
6490.41629.0
47107.30546.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
18Bill VirdonOF3059981156
*Loading* (click to close)
22
*Loading* (click to close)
8
*Loading* (click to close)
9
*Loading* (click to close)
5858494501574.260.313.369682.109.185.2660.9266.6221660
24Dick GroatSS3059671164
*Loading* (click to close)
25
*Loading* (click to close)
6
*Loading* (click to close)
6
*Loading* (click to close)
55044044107422.275.320.367687.092.153.2871.1099.3219648
21Roberto ClementeOF26572100201
*Loading* (click to close)
30
*Loading* (click to close)
10
*Loading* (click to close)
23
*Loading* (click to close)
894135593101318.351.390.559949.208.274.3611.6924.9320614
9Bill Mazeroski2B2455871148
*Loading* (click to close)
21
*Loading* (click to close)
2
*Loading* (click to close)
13
*Loading* (click to close)
59212655310269.265.298.380678.115.163.2722.1242.9212595
7Dick Stuart1B2853283160
*Loading* (click to close)
28
*Loading* (click to close)
8
*Loading* (click to close)
35
*Loading* (click to close)
1170334121411522.301.344.581925.280.338.3283.5615.2309576
12Don Hoak3B3350372150
*Loading* (click to close)
27
*Loading* (click to close)
7
*Loading* (click to close)
12
*Loading* (click to close)
61427353383414.298.388.451839.153.302.3120.7341.9227586
4Bob SkinnerOF2938161102
*Loading* (click to close)
20
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
4235514949426.268.358.360718.092.220.2990.96127.0137442
6Smoky BurgessC343233798
*Loading* (click to close)
17
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
12
*Loading* (click to close)
5210301628017.303.365.486851.183.279.2910.5326.9157356
5Hal SmithC301931243
*Loading* (click to close)
10
*Loading* (click to close)
03
*Loading* (click to close)
2600113811216.223.267.321588.098.155.2613.4564.362208
23Joe ChristopherOF251862549
*Loading* (click to close)
7
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
01464182400117.263.327.333660.070.177.3011.33--62206
14Rocky Nelson1B361271525
*Loading* (click to close)
5
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
5
*Loading* (click to close)
1300171122003.197.301.370671.173.307.1800.6525.447146
19Bob FriendP3079611
*Loading* (click to close)
01
*Loading* (click to close)
070013600900.139.150.165315.025.038.25636.00--1389
11Dick Schofield3B-SS26781615
*Loading* (click to close)
2
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
0201101900201.192.284.244528.051.167.2541.90--1990
20Gino CimoliOF3167420
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
060021300004.299.319.373692.075.104.3706.50--2569
20Walt MorynOF3565613
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
03
*Loading* (click to close)
90021010005.200.235.354589.154.185.1925.0021.72368
2Don LeppertC2960616
*Loading* (click to close)
2
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
50011100106.267.279.483762.217.233.28311.0020.02962
22Joe GibbonP265918
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
0600122001011.136.148.186334.051.068.21122.00--1171
31Harvey HaddixP355628
*Loading* (click to close)
3
*Loading* (click to close)
0030061400500.143.226.196422.054.161.1902.33--1167
16Johnny Logan3B-SS3452512
*Loading* (click to close)
4
*Loading* (click to close)
005004800002.231.286.308594.077.154.2732.00--1656
35Donn ClendenonOF2535711
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
020051000000.314.400.400800.086.229.4402.00--1440
15Tom SturdivantP313228
*Loading* (click to close)
0001010800101.250.250.250500.000-.031.333----833
27Earl FrancisP252803
*Loading* (click to close)
00001021710000.107.194.107301.000.107.2738.50--331
30Vinegar Bend MizellP302313
*Loading* (click to close)
0001002900510.130.192.130322.000.087.2004.50--331
32Vern LawP311905
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
005001410210.263.318.316634.053.105.3134.00--624
28Bobby ShantzP351637
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
003002110100.438.526.5001026.063.188.4670.50--820
34Al McBeanP231524
*Loading* (click to close)
001
*Loading* (click to close)
3000300100.267.267.467734.200.200.273--15.0716
26Roy FaceP331103
*Loading* (click to close)
0001000200000.273.273.273546.000.000.333----311
16Gene Baker3B361011
*Loading* (click to close)
0000003201000.100.308.100408.000.300.1250.67--113
29Clem LabineP341001
*Loading* (click to close)
0000001700001.100.182.100282.000.100.3337.00--111
25Al JacksonP258100000001400000.000.111.000111.000.125.0004.00--09
37Larry FossP25621
*Loading* (click to close)
0001000200000.167.167.167334.000.000.250----16
2Bob OldisC335000000000000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000----05
35Fred GreenP273000000000300000.000.000.0000.000.000-----03
39George WittP27201
*Loading* (click to close)
1
*Loading* (click to close)
000000000100.500.5001.0001500.500.500.500----23
15Roman MejiasOF301100000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000-----01
37Jim UmbrichtP30101
*Loading* (click to close)
00000000000001.0001.0001.0002000.000.0001.000----11
Batting Totals19045311694144823257128646263042872127516437140.273.325.410735.137.217.2931.6841.521785840
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
19Bob Friend3014193.8541351013123627111910116451084031.3410.330.611.724.122.40
22Joe Gibbon2613103.3230297310195185857216571453041.248.540.742.636.692.54
31Harvey Haddix351064.102922524015615972711541994021.289.170.872.375.712.41
27Earl Francis25284.19231500401021106048447535011.529.610.354.114.631.13
30Vinegar Bend Mizell307105.042517211010012061561631370101.5110.801.442.793.331.19
29Clem Labine34413.6856100288921024338431492021.439.870.393.004.741.58
26Roy Face336123.82620004717929444391210555011.139.201.170.985.385.50
28Bobby Shantz35633.344362116289913833526610041.319.200.512.636.172.35
15Tom Sturdivant31522.831311612185812927617451001.148.480.631.784.712.65
34Al McBean23323.772720070747235314424910041.548.760.495.115.961.17
32Vern Law31344.7311101010597233311018200011.5310.981.532.753.051.11
25Al Jackson25103.38321000232010924150001.007.500.751.505.633.75
35Fred Green27004.711300030202716112943001.7111.570.863.861.710.44
39George Witt27016.19910030151712115590001.389.562.812.815.061.80
37Larry Foss25116.003300001515111031190021.739.001.806.605.400.82
37Jim Umbricht30003.0010000035210211002.3315.000.006.003.000.50
34Tom Cheney2600-1000000154140100------
Pitching Totals75793.923901543491202913621442675593121400759391241.359.530.802.645.021.90


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.