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1961 ST. LOUIS CARDINALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  St. Louis,MO
Team Record:  80-74   .519
Result:   5th in National League
Manager(s):  Solly Hemus, Johnny Keane
General Manager:   Bing Devine
Stadium:  Sportsman's Park
Attendance:  855,305
Playoffs:  -

St. Louis Cardinals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Stan Musial (40)
Youngest Player:  Jerry Buchek (19)
Longest Tenure:  Stan Musial (20)
Top Hitter:  Ken Boyer (5)
Top Pitcher:  Bob Gibson (12)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  83.81%
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
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
12Bill White+1b1027-MLB15359189169281120908116484142513.286.354.472826.3622796634531056.3.303
14Ken Boyer+3b-1b530-MLB15358910919426112495636891190511.329.397.533930.4033146634141318.6.355
25Julian Javier+3b-2b5324-MLB11344558124143241114305121525.279.326.337663.301150484337544.3.310
6Stan Musial+of-1b3740-MLB123372461072241570005235117067.288.371.489860.365182431278777.5.280
23Charlie James+of-23-MLB108349438919244422155931049.255.288.355644.286124371275363.5.293
21Curt Flood+of6123-MLB1323355310815522162353332706.322.391.415806.363139380242616.8.353
28Joe Cunningham+1b4329-MLB1133226092112740105332113311.286.403.398801.366128390235637.2.299
35Bob Lillis+ss-2b-31-MLB862302450400213371322426.217.245.235480.21654245195111.5.228
27Don Taussig+of-29-MLB98188275414522522163400335.287.338.447785.34484210147315.6.335
1Carl Sawatski+c-33-MLB86174235280103300251707014.299.385.517902.38690200127388.0.284
10Alex Grammas+ss-3b-35-MLB89170233610102101192113614.212.293.282576.26148197146152.8.240
4Jimmie Schaffer+c-25-MLB681531539701160092911405.255.301.320621.28149167123133.0.309
24,42Carl Warwick+of-24-MLB5515227386241630183300432.250.324.395718.32160177123224.7.288
20Daryl Spencer+ss-2b6231-MLB3713019334042110231703008.254.366.377743.33549153105184.7.266
2Hal Smith+c-30-MLB451256314101000111214323.248.309.296605.26637142102123.3.270
2Red Schoendienst+2b-38-MLB72120936901121012602101.300.364.400764.3404813386216.6.310
17Jerry Buchek+2b-3b-19-MLB319061220090002820016.133.151.156306.141149385-5-1.5.190
37Ray Sadecki+p-20UDFA: 1958MLB368762240012001700200.253.261.299560.25126906783.0.275
39Larry Jackson+p-30-MLB347491332060021410603.176.208.270478.21420837031.1.217
20Tim McCarver+c-19UDFA: 1959MLB22675162116000500101.239.239.343582.25523685363.0.246
24Don Landrum+of-25-MLB286651120131051400300.167.225.242468.21716745831.4.196
45Bob Gibson+p-25UDFA: 1957MLB4066413501100032310321.197.236.318554.24521755941.8.273
31Curt Simmons+p-32-MLB326692030060082200301.303.378.348727.33623775084.4.455
32Ernie Broglio+p-25-MLB29623910050031100411.145.182.161343.1611070590-0.1.173
29Gene Oliver+c-1b-26-MLB225281420490061021102.269.367.538905.392286141106.9.263
19Julio Gotay+2b-22-MLB10455114005003501001.244.292.333625.27415483553.7.275
28Walt Moryn+of-35-MLB1732042002001500001.125.152.187339.154633290-0.2.148
24Ed Olivares+of-3b-22-MLB2130250001100400011.167.161.167328.146531270-0.4.185
33Al Cicotte+p-31-MLB2921261002000600000.286.286.333619.2767211523.1.400
4Bob Nieman+of-34-MLB617081002000200000.471.471.5291000.4479179412.4.533
41Lindy McDaniel+p-25UDFA: 1958MLB5517140000000500300.235.235.235471.2134201600.8.333
38Mickey McDermott+p-32-MLB2214111003000400000.071.071.143214.09121413-1-1.5.100
36Bob Miller+p-22UDFA: 1958MLB3514250100002500200.357.437.500937.4167181137.6.556
40Doug Clemens+of-22-MLB612121000003100000.167.333.250583.2873151024.1.182
47Craig Anderson+p-22-MLB259231000000100000.333.333.444778.34349626.8.375
44Ray Washburn+p-23UDFA: 1960MLB38110000000400000.125.125.125250.113187-1-2.3.250
18George Crowe+1b-38-MLB77010000000100000.143.143.143286.1291760-0.7.167
38Ed Bauta+p-26-MLB134020000000100000.500.500.5001000.452242111.6.667
34Chris Cannizzaro+c-23UDFA: 1956MLB62010000000000000.500.500.5001000.452121013.4.500
Totals: (39 players)1545307703143623651103657462849474533617040108.271.334.393727--2083594441177575.296

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
37Ray Sadecki+1820UDFA: 1958MLB14103.72313113000222.2196100922810211483 01.347.921.134.124.610.89.2460.85
45Bob Gibson+1225UDFA: 1957MLB13123.24352710231211.118691761311916686 11.447.920.555.077.070.72.2891.16
39Larry Jackson+1530-MLB14113.75332812320211.02039988205611334 01.238.660.852.394.820.50.2721.31
31Curt Simmons+2632-MLB9103.1330296200195.2203916814649924 01.369.340.642.944.550.65.2930.99
32Ernie Broglio+3125-MLB9124.1229267220174.21669780197511311 01.388.550.983.865.820.66.2740.95
41Lindy McDaniel+2725UDFA: 1958MLB1064.875500039994.1117575111316582 11.5711.161.052.966.200.48.3451.45
33Al Cicotte+-31-MLB265.28297009175.083474416345132 01.569.961.924.086.120.67.2961.18
36Bob Miller+-22UDFA: 1958MLB134.243450013374.18241356463940 01.729.930.735.574.721.18.3191.59
47Craig Anderson+-22-MLB433.262500013138.23815143122131 01.298.840.702.794.890.57.2801.12
38Mickey McDermott+5232-MLB103.671900013427.02917113151520 01.639.671.005.005.001.00--1.73
44Ray Washburn+-23UDFA: 1960MLB111.7732101020.11044171211 10.844.430.443.105.310.58.1701.37
38Ed Bauta+5026-MLB201.40130009519.11253251200 00.885.590.932.335.590.42.1791.32
43Bobby Tiefenauer+-31-MLB006.233000204.194304310 03.0018.690.008.316.231.33.5290.27
Totals: (39 players)80743.74154154499105241,369133466856910357082344--31.418.770.893.755.410.69.295 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jimmie SchafferC682442316.9960.00 
Carl SawatskiC602181913.9960.00 
Hal SmithC452612826.9930.00 
Tim McCarverC2086930.9690.00 
Gene OliverC15756041.0000.00 
Chris CannizzaroC550001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill White1B151137310417125.9890.00 
Joe Cunningham1B10691081.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Julian Javier2B1132393322082.9660.00 
Red Schoendienst2B324342410.9550.00 
Bob Lillis2B244362213.9810.00 
Alex Grammas2B183143111.9870.00 
Don Landrum2B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken Boyer3B1531173462423.9510.00 
Alex Grammas3B303001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Alex GrammasSS6581136929.9600.00 
Bob LillisSS56731341619.9280.00 
Daryl SpencerSS3766109826.9560.00 
Jerry BuchekSS3142621020.9120.00 
Julio GotaySS101625106.8040.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Curt FloodOF1192411344.9840.00 
Stan MusialOF103149910.9940.00 
Charlie JamesOF90151361.9620.00 
Don TaussigOF87123612.9920.00 
Joe CunninghamOF86131251.9640.00 
Carl WarwickOF4894231.9700.00 
Don LandrumOF25423011.0000.00 
Ed OlivaresOF1080001.0000.00 
Walt MorynOF78010.8890.00 
Bob NiemanOF420001.0000.00 
Doug ClemensOF32010.6670.00 
Gene OliverOF12010.6670.00 
Carl SawatskiOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Lindy McDanielP5594522011.0002.58 
Bob GibsonP35211143524.9612.09 
Bob MillerP347421833.8702.43 
Larry JacksonP33211174215.9832.52 
Ray SadeckiP3122232471.7941.09 
Curt SimmonsP3019563614.9771.94 
Ernie BroglioP29174132710.9762.07 
Al CicotteP2975712011.0002.28 
Craig AndersonP253837001.0002.36 
Mickey McDermottP192713001.0001.33 
Ed BautaP131903001.0001.41 
Bobby TiefenauerP340000.0000.00 
Ray WashburnP32005001.0002.24 


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