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1961 SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  85-69   .552
Result:   3rd in National League
Manager(s):  Alvin Dark
General Manager:   Chub Feeney
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Attendance:  1,390,679
Playoffs:  -

San Francisco Giants affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Sam Jones (35)
Youngest Player:  Bobby Bolin (22)
Longest Tenure:  Mike McCormick, Eddie Bressoud, Felipe Alou, Willie Mays, Stu Miller, Jim Davenport, Orlando Cepeda, Bob Schmidt (4)
Top Hitter:  Willie Mays (3)
Top Pitcher:  Mike McCormick (6)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  78.31%
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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
23Felipe AlouOF-1BMLB6-1195RightRight5/12/193526Haina,Dominican Republic1955UDFA NY1

41Matty AlouOFMLB5-9160LeftLeft12/22/193822Haina,Dominican Republic1957UDFA NY1
14Joey Amalfitano2B-3BMLB5-11180RightRight1/23/193427San Pedro,CaliforniaUDFA 
6Ed BaileyCMLB6-2205LeftRight4/15/193130Strawberry Plains,TennesseeUDFA 
10Don Blasingame2BMLB5-10165LeftRight3/16/193229Corinth,MississippiUDFA 
42Bobby BolinPMLB6-4200RightRight1/29/193922Hickory Grove,South Carolina1957UDFA NY1
21Ernie BowmanSS-2BMLB5-10160RightRight7/28/193525Johnson City,TennesseeUDFA 
16Eddie BressoudSSMLB6-1175RightRight5/2/193229Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
30Orlando Cepeda1BMLB6-2210RightRight9/17/193723Ponce,Puerto Rico1955UDFA NY1
12Jim Davenport3BMLB5-11175RightRight8/17/193327Siluria,AlabamaUDFA 
45Jim DuffaloPMLB6-1175RightRight11/25/193525Helvetia,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
18Bob Farley1B-OFMLB6-2200LeftLeft11/15/193723Watsontown,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
39Eddie FisherPMLB6-2200RightRight7/16/193624Shreveport,Louisiana1958UDFA SFN
51Tom HallerCMLB6-4195LeftRight6/23/193724Lockport,Illinois1958UDFA SFN
26Chuck Hiller2BMLB5-11170LeftRight10/1/193426Johnsburg,IllinoisUDFA 
19Sam JonesPMLB6-4200RightRight12/14/192535Stewartsville,OhioUDFA 
7Harvey KuennOF-SSMLB6-2190RightRight12/4/193030West Allis,WisconsinUDFA 
5Hobie LandrithCMLB5-10170LeftRight3/16/193031Decatur,IllinoisUDFA 
39Dick LeMayPMLB6-3190LeftLeft8/28/193822Cincinnati,OhioUDFA 
28Billy LoesPMLB6-1170RightRight12/13/192931Long Island City,New YorkUDFA 
27Juan MarichalPMLB6-0185RightRight10/20/193723Laguna Verde,Dominican Republic1958UDFA SFN
25Jim Marshall1BMLB6-1190LeftLeft5/25/193130Danville,IllinoisUDFA 
24Willie MaysOFMLB5-11180RightRight5/6/193130Westfield,Alabama1950UDFA NY1
40Mike McCormickPMLB6-2195LeftLeft9/29/193822Pasadena,CaliforniaUDFA 
44Willie McCovey1BMLB6-4210LeftLeft1/10/193823Mobile,Alabama1955UDFA SFN
37Stu MillerPMLB5-11165RightRight12/26/192733Northampton,MassachusettsUDFA 
31Billy O'DellPMLB5-11170BothLeft2/10/193229Whitmire,South CarolinaUDFA 
34John OrsinoCMLB6-3215RightRight4/22/193823Teaneck,New JerseyUDFA 
15Jose PaganSS-3BMLB5-9165RightRight5/5/193526Barceloneta,Puerto Rico1955UDFA NY1
33Jack SanfordPMLB6-0190RightRight5/18/192932Wellesley Hills,MassachusettsUDFA 
9Bob SchmidtCMLB6-2205RightRight4/22/193328St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
36Dom ZanniPMLB5-11180RightRight3/1/193229Bronx,New YorkUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Alvin DarkManager 
Chub FeeneyGeneral Manager 
Russ HodgesBroadcaster 
Larry JansenPitching Coach 
Bill KingBroadcaster 
Whitey LockmanHitting Coach 
Salty ParkerThird Base Coach 
Lon SimmonsBroadcaster 
Wes WestrumFirst Base Coach 


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