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1961 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  75-79   .487
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Danny Murtaugh
General Manager:   Joe Brown
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Attendance:  1,199,128
Playoffs:  -

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Rocky Nelson (36)
Youngest Player:  Al McBean (23)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Friend (11)
Top Hitter:  Roberto Clemente (8)
Top Pitcher:  Joe Gibbon (11)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  95.37%
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


PITCHING STATISTICS
DatePitcherHandAgeGame ResultOppGS#CareerDecIPHRERHRBBSOPitBalStrStr%W-LERAWHIP
1961-04-11Bob FriendR30W 8-7@ SFN1250-4.2766222000--0-010.801.80
1961-04-12Vern LawR31L 1-2@ SFN1198L8.0721124000--0-11.131.13
1961-04-13Harvey HaddixL36L 5-6@ SFN1219-7.2744135000--0-04.501.25
1961-04-14Joe GibbonL26W 6-3@ LAN110W8.01131134129478264%1-01.131.75
1961-04-15Bob FriendR30W 4-1@ LAN2251W9.0811022105337269%1-04.501.36
1961-04-16Vern LawR31L 6-13@ LAN2199L4.285523190365460%0-24.151.54
1961-04-18Vinegar Bend MizellL31W 5-3vs CHN1186W7.0733003000--1-03.861.00
1961-04-19Bob FriendR30W 4-1vs CHN3252W9.0311137000--2-03.131.09
1961-04-20Joe GibbonL26L 0-3vs CHN211L8.0933026000--1-12.251.56
1961-04-23Vern LawR31L 1-3vs MLN3200L8.01022023000--0-33.431.52
1961-04-24Bob FriendR30W 7-6vs MLN4253W8.2764033000--3-03.481.13
1961-04-26Vinegar Bend MizellL31W 3-2vs PHI2187W9.0822137000--2-02.811.13
1961-04-29Vern LawR31W 6-3@ CIN4201W6.1433210000--1-33.671.37
1961-04-30Bob FriendR30W 6-3@ CIN5254W8.01032024000--4-03.231.21
1961-04-30Joe GibbonL26L 2-4@ CIN312L7.0644038000--1-23.131.48
1961-05-02Harvey HaddixL36W 6-0@ SLN2220W9.0600013000--1-02.121.00
1961-05-03Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 1-3@ SLN3188L6.0531002000--2-12.451.05
1961-05-05Bob FriendR30L 0-10vs LAN6255L3.287302275255067%4-13.561.33
1961-05-06Joe GibbonL26W 9-5vs LAN413W7.2753105110337770%2-23.191.32
1961-05-07George WittR27L 2-4vs LAN132L6.144431586315564%0-15.140.71
1961-05-09Harvey HaddixL36W 9-6vs SFN3221W6.0944113000--2-03.131.17
1961-05-10Bob FriendR30L 0-3vs SFN7256L6.0332015000--4-23.491.24
1961-05-12Vinegar Bend MizellL31W 8-5vs CIN4189-4.2955221000--2-13.671.26
1961-05-13Joe GibbonL26W 13-5vs CIN514-4.2955017000--2-24.111.46
1961-05-14Bob FriendR30L 1-4vs CIN8257L7.0733108000--4-33.541.21
1961-05-16Vern LawR31W 2-1vs SLN5202-5.0400013000--1-33.091.31
1961-05-17Vinegar Bend MizellL31W 4-3vs SLN5190W7.01032020000--3-13.441.35
1961-05-19Bob FriendR30L 1-4@ PHI9258L6.0532122000--4-43.481.21
1961-05-20Joe GibbonL26W 4-3@ PHI615W7.0722019000--3-23.861.40
1961-05-21Vern LawR31W 13-11@ PHI6203-2.0555001000--1-34.241.38
1961-05-22Harvey HaddixL36W 2-1@ MLN4222W9.0711117000--3-02.531.09
1961-05-23Bobby ShantzL36L 0-1@ MLN1142L7.0311017000--1-12.700.90
1961-05-24Vinegar Bend MizellL31W 7-3@ CHN6191W6.21133205000--4-13.601.43
1961-05-26Bob FriendR31L 2-12@ SLN10259L2.0774100000--5-53.821.26
1961-05-27Vern LawR31L 5-7@ SLN7204L4.11277121000--1-45.451.61
1961-05-28Harvey HaddixL36L 4-8@ SLN5223L0.0666100000--3-14.221.28
1961-05-30Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 3-5vs CHN7192L6.1844222000--4-23.831.43
1961-05-30Bob FriendR31L 0-10vs CHN11260L4.01066002000--5-64.371.33
1961-05-31Joe GibbonL26W 9-1vs MLN716W9.06111310000--4-23.291.31
1961-06-01Harvey HaddixL36W 8-2vs MLN6224W7.0822027000--4-13.921.31
1961-06-02Bob FriendR31L 0-6vs PHI12261L2.1744002000--5-74.751.39
1961-06-03Bobby ShantzL36W 5-1vs PHI2143W7.0411115000--2-11.910.94
1961-06-04Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 0-5vs PHI8193L1.1444030000--4-34.501.54
1961-06-05Vern LawR31W 5-2@ LAN8205W7.0822022101416059%2-44.691.58
1961-06-06Joe GibbonL26L 7-8@ LAN817-4.265312478304862%4-23.471.33
1961-06-07Earl FrancisR26L 3-7@ LAN11L4.054415279384152%0-15.632.00
1961-06-08Bob FriendR31W 4-2@ LAN13262W7.172211287276069%6-74.451.36
1961-06-09Harvey HaddixL36L 6-9@ SFN7225-6.0955132000--4-14.401.40
1961-06-10Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 0-5@ SFN9194L6.0432035000--4-44.331.50
1961-06-11Vern LawR31W 8-4@ SFN9206W5.0733211000--3-44.751.58
1961-06-13Joe GibbonL26W 2-1vs CIN918W9.0711017000--5-23.141.27
1961-06-14Bob FriendR31W 5-4vs CIN14263-6.0632021000--6-74.261.35
1961-06-15Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 1-8vs CIN10195L0.1444010000--4-55.001.59
1961-06-16Harvey HaddixL36L 2-5vs SLN8226L6.2744011000--4-24.591.39
1961-06-17Bobby ShantzL36W 9-3vs SLN3144W9.0933013000--4-12.200.93
1961-06-18Bob FriendR31W 5-3vs SLN15264W7.11133122000--7-74.191.38
1961-06-18Joe GibbonL26L 3-7vs SLN1019L5.21077122000--5-33.751.33
1961-06-20Harvey HaddixL36W 6-2@ PHI9227W8.1822007000--5-24.201.32
1961-06-22Bob FriendR31W 5-1@ PHI16265W9.0810016000--8-73.851.35
1961-06-23Joe GibbonL26L 11-12vs PHI1120-7.0722124000--5-33.651.33
1961-06-24Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 2-6vs PHI11196L5.0866311000--4-65.401.58
1961-06-25Bobby ShantzL36W 10-5vs PHI4145-3.2844013000--4-12.761.04
1961-06-25Harvey HaddixL36L 3-4vs PHI10228L6.21044143000--5-34.361.41
1961-06-27Bob FriendR31L 5-9vs LAN17266L2.186600138112771%8-84.261.39
1961-06-28Joe GibbonL26W 9-3vs LAN1221W9.0632217125438266%6-33.481.27
1961-06-29Earl FrancisR26W 4-2vs LAN22W8.03220410108456358%1-22.891.32
1961-06-30Harvey HaddixL36W 4-3vs SFN11229-7.1622014000--5-34.141.35
1961-07-01Bob FriendR31L 3-4vs SFN18267L7.0744123000--8-94.311.39
1961-07-02Bobby ShantzL36W 9-0vs SFN5146W7.0500043000--5-12.331.10
1961-07-02Vern LawR31W 7-6vs SFN10207-6.0533213000--3-44.731.53
1961-07-03Joe GibbonL26L 3-4@ CIN1322L5.0533103000--6-43.581.26
1961-07-04Earl FrancisR26L 0-2@ CIN33L6.0722120000--1-32.911.35
1961-07-06Bob FriendR31W 15-3@ CHN19268W9.01133024000--9-94.221.39
1961-07-06Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 1-5@ CHN12197L2.0744210000--4-75.631.61
1961-07-07Harvey HaddixL36W 6-5@ MLN12230-4.0555213000--6-34.501.37
1961-07-08Joe GibbonL26W 4-3@ MLN1423W5.0333122000--7-43.671.24
1961-07-09Clem LabineR35W 5-4@ MLN138-4.0743011000--1-03.401.36
1961-07-13Bob FriendR31L 1-2@ SFN20269L7.11122104000--9-104.071.39
1961-07-14Joe GibbonL26W 6-4@ SFN1524-5.2531052000--7-43.581.28
1961-07-15Harvey HaddixL36L 3-8@ SFN13231L4.2644023000--6-44.661.39
1961-07-16Earl FrancisR26L 11-12@ LAN44-3.234404278354355%1-33.551.39
1961-07-17Bob FriendR31L 4-6@ LAN21270L6.066613178275165%9-114.281.40
1961-07-20Joe GibbonL26W 4-0vs CHN1625W9.0400039000--8-43.291.24
1961-07-21Bob FriendR31L 3-5vs MLN22271L7.0654213000--9-124.321.38
1961-07-22Bobby ShantzL36L 4-5vs MLN6147L0.2544100000--5-22.951.19
1961-07-23Harvey HaddixL36L 4-11vs MLN14232L5.1655234000--6-54.911.41
1961-07-23Earl FrancisR26L 4-5vs MLN55-3.0644022000--1-34.171.49
1961-07-25Joe GibbonL26L 7-16vs SFN1726L2.1655033000--8-53.601.29
1961-07-26Bob FriendR31W 8-3vs SFN23272W9.01233005000--10-134.251.37
1961-07-27Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 0-2vs SFN13198L8.0622023000--4-85.041.55
1961-07-28Earl FrancisR26L 4-6vs LAN66L6.033101274304459%1-43.831.38
1961-07-29Harvey HaddixL36L 4-5vs LAN15233-6.162200370234767%6-54.741.37
1961-07-30Joe GibbonL26L 3-7vs LAN1827L2.144414154243056%8-63.851.33
1961-08-02Bob FriendR31L 2-4@ SLN24273-4.2411011000--10-134.171.36
1961-08-03Harvey HaddixL36W 19-0@ SLN16234W9.0400017000--7-54.331.30
1961-08-04Joe GibbonL26L 4-5@ CIN1928-7.0922014000--8-63.771.34
1961-08-05Tom SturdivantR31W 11-7@ CIN1176-3.0744001000--2-64.881.37
1961-08-06Earl FrancisR26L 2-3@ CIN77-7.2722012000--1-43.671.35
1961-08-06Vinegar Bend MizellL31W 9-4@ CIN14199W5.1543220000--5-85.001.52
1961-08-07Bob FriendR31W 3-1@ PHI25274W9.0411005000--11-134.011.31
1961-08-08Harvey HaddixL36W 10-2@ PHI17235W9.0822112000--8-54.141.27
1961-08-08Tom SturdivantR31W 3-2@ PHI1277W9.0722155000--3-64.601.37
1961-08-09Joe GibbonL26L 0-4vs SLN2029L7.2944116000--8-73.821.33
1961-08-10Earl FrancisR26L 2-3vs SLN88L8.01031014000--1-53.341.35
1961-08-11Bob FriendR31W 6-0vs PHI26275W6.1500013000--12-133.881.30
1961-08-12Vinegar Bend MizellL31W 4-0vs PHI15200W9.0500011000--6-84.501.43
1961-08-13Tom SturdivantR31W 13-4vs PHI1378W9.01344024000--4-64.541.40
1961-08-14Harvey HaddixL36L 3-8@ MLN18236L3.1543015000--8-64.271.29
1961-08-15Joe GibbonL26L 1-4@ MLN2130L5.1644232000--8-83.941.35
1961-08-16Bob FriendR31L 1-2@ MLN27276L6.0421113000--12-143.801.28
1961-08-17Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 4-11@ CHN16201L3.0666210000--6-94.941.46
1961-08-17Earl FrancisR26W 4-3@ CHN99W7.0722065000--2-53.261.41
1961-08-18Tom SturdivantR31L 1-2@ CHN1479L10.1822017000--4-74.301.35
1961-08-19Harvey HaddixL36W 4-3@ CHN19237-7.1833045000--8-64.241.32
1961-08-20Bob FriendR31L 0-1@ CHN28277L10.2811033000--12-153.641.27
1961-08-22Joe GibbonL26W 4-1vs MLN2231W7.2511028000--9-83.791.32
1961-08-23Earl FrancisR26W 7-6vs MLN1010-5.0844025000--2-53.531.45
1961-08-24Bob FriendR31L 1-6vs MLN29278L6.01366113000--12-163.791.30
1961-08-25Tom SturdivantR31W 1-0vs CHN1580W9.0600026000--5-73.981.32
1961-08-26Harvey HaddixL36L 3-7vs CHN20238-7.2822034000--8-64.121.32
1961-08-27Joe GibbonL26W 7-3vs CHN2332W7.2733225000--10-83.791.32
1961-08-27Vinegar Bend MizellL31L 5-6vs CHN17202L2.2644012000--6-105.211.51
1961-08-28Earl FrancisR26L 4-5vs CHN1111-6.0544116000--2-53.711.41
1961-08-29Bob FriendR31L 0-3vs CIN30279L7.0910011000--12-173.671.30
1961-08-30Tom SturdivantR31W 3-1vs CIN1681W9.0410015000--6-73.701.26
1961-09-01Joe GibbonL26L 4-8@ SLN2433L2.0663001000--10-93.921.34
1961-09-02Harvey HaddixL36W 5-4@ SLN21239-4.2633013000--8-64.171.32
1961-09-03Bob FriendR31W 8-1@ SLN31280W9.01111004000--13-173.561.30
1961-09-04Earl FrancisR26L 4-9@ SLN1212L2.2654020000--2-64.011.46
1961-09-05Tom SturdivantR31W 8-3@ CHN1782W9.0832003000--7-73.591.24
1961-09-06Joe GibbonL26L 2-6@ CHN2534L7.0643016000--10-103.911.33
1961-09-07Harvey HaddixL36W 7-5@ CHN22240-4.0644223000--8-64.311.34
1961-09-08Bob FriendR31W 2-1@ MLN32281W9.0811026000--14-173.461.29
1961-09-09Earl FrancisR26L 3-4@ MLN1313-6.0321051000--2-63.841.45
1961-09-10Tom SturdivantR31L 3-4@ MLN1883L8.01044223000--7-83.641.25
1961-09-11Al McBeanR23L 3-4@ SFN11-9.01133031000--3-13.711.52
1961-09-12Joe GibbonL26W 3-0@ SFN2635W9.0300042000--11-103.711.30
1961-09-13Bob FriendR31W 8-2@ LAN33282-1.042200137132465%14-173.521.30
1961-09-14Tom SturdivantR31L 6-7@ LAN1984-6.0533117108446459%7-83.671.24
1961-09-16Earl FrancisR26L 3-6vs SLN1414L7.0842021000--2-73.751.45
1961-09-17Al McBeanR23L 0-3vs SLN22L6.0733133000--3-23.781.54
1961-09-18Larry FossR25W 8-6vs SLN11W7.0622165000--1-02.571.71
1961-09-19Bob FriendR31L 1-10@ CIN34283L3.2877110000--14-183.731.32
1961-09-20Joe GibbonL26L 2-3@ CIN2736-7.0811012000--11-103.611.30
1961-09-22Tom SturdivantR31W 6-3@ PHI2085-4.0633120000--7-83.731.26
1961-09-23Al JacksonL26L 4-5@ PHI14-9.0843135000--0-03.001.22
1961-09-24Larry FossR25W 4-3@ PHI22-5.0222133000--1-03.001.42
1961-09-26Bob FriendR31L 3-5vs LAN35284L1.165401144162864%14-193.871.34
1961-09-26Joe GibbonL26W 8-0vs LAN2837W9.0100037122368670%12-103.441.26
1961-09-27Tom SturdivantR31W 5-3vs SFN2186-7.0533113000--7-83.691.23
1961-09-28Earl FrancisR26L 4-7vs SFN1515L4.21066032000--2-84.191.52
1961-09-29Larry FossR25L 1-8vs CIN33L3.1766121000--1-16.001.73
1961-09-30Al JacksonL26W 11-6vs CIN25W9.01066116000--1-03.381.00
1961-10-01Joe GibbonL26W 3-1vs CIN2938W9.0711018000--13-103.321.24
FIELDING STATISTICS


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