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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
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Bob Nieman1961-04-111961W  2-1 @ MLN101000100000000100093311851091000th career game
Joe Cunningham1961-04-171961W  9-5 @ LAN53410110000000060155144250104 hits
Daryl Spencer1961-04-171961W  9-5 @ LAN41200151010000081669883330115 RBis
Don Taussig1961-04-171961W  9-5 @ LAN51200111001000042122511st career stolen base
Ken Boyer1961-04-181961L  5-4 @ LAN422002200120000855943142485662 home runs
Julian Javier1961-04-201961W  11-2 @ LAN634100300010000127119425194 hits
Daryl Spencer1961-04-201961W  11-2 @ LAN42300230011000081870285333112 home runs
Joe Cunningham1961-04-261961L  8-1 vs SLN00000000040000060855744252104 walks
Jimmie Schaffer1961-05-201961L  1-0 @ CHN301000000000000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Stan Musial1961-05-211961W  6-3 @ CHN51310150000000013371554237867165 RBis
Curt Flood1961-05-231961W  12-4 vs SLN4432000001000004102672610634 runs scored
Bill White1961-05-231961W  12-4 vs SLN53410150000000044845150219365 RBis, 4 hits
Ken Boyer1961-05-261961W  12-2 vs SLN543002600010000882976146497682 home runs, 4 runs scored, 6 RBis
Julian Javier1961-05-271961W  7-5 vs SLN515000100000000148137432235 hits
Ken Boyer1961-05-281961W  8-4 vs SLN41210040010000088497914650168500th career RBI
Carl Warwick1961-06-021961W  3-1 @ MLN4000000101300002310211st career stolen base
Carl Warwick1961-06-031961L  9-3 @ MLN4121011000100002431311st career home run
Stan Musial1961-06-071961W  8-6 vs SLN42400240000000013521571240877162 home runs, 4 hits
Jimmie Schaffer1961-06-101961L  4-2 vs SLN402100100010000550101st career RBI
Tim McCarver1961-06-111961L  9-3 vs SLN3000001000000001860101st career RBI
Ken Boyer1961-06-131961L  3-2 @ PHI4020100000100009001000147513691000th career hit
Julio Gotay1961-06-181961L  5-3 @ PIT412100100000000450111st career RBI
Charlie James1961-06-201961L  4-3 @ CIN413000010100000733441811st career stolen base
Craig Anderson1961-06-231961W  10-5 vs SLN211100000000000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Stan Musial1961-06-231961W  10-5 vs SLN42200270010000013641583243887162 home runs, 7 RBis
Jerry Buchek1961-06-301961W  11-4 @ CHN310000100001000100101st career game, 1st career RBI
Jimmie Schaffer1961-06-301961W  11-4 @ CHN31100140001000012101501st career home run
Jerry Buchek1961-07-021961L  10-9 @ CHN311000100010001310201st career hit
Al Cicotte1961-07-021961L  10-9 @ CHN31310020000000085130201st career RBI
Bob Gibson1961-07-051961W  9-1 @ LAN51210120003000079151601st career home run
Bill White1961-07-051961W  9-1 @ LAN53410340010000049150657242373 home runs, 4 hits
Ken Boyer1961-07-091961W  6-3 @ SFN5140012000000009261036151524694 hits
Tim McCarver1961-07-131961L  6-3 vs SLN51100110001000035211601st career home run
Bill White1961-07-161961L  9-1 vs SLN4000000001000005005115724337500th career game
Julian Javier1961-07-171961W  10-6 vs SLN514010200010000162155437244 hits
Julian Javier1961-07-171961W  8-5 vs SLN534000220000000163159439264 hits
Bill White1961-07-171961W  10-6 vs SLN52400010000000050151557244374 hits
Bill White1961-07-171961W  8-5 vs SLN51410021001000050251957246384 hits
Bill White1961-07-181961W  7-5 vs SLN42312010000000050452558249381 Triples
Ed Olivares1961-07-281961W  6-2 @ MLN401000000000000410001st career hit
Ed Olivares1961-07-301961L  3-2 @ MLN400000100000010610101st career RBI
Bill White1961-07-301961W  5-3 @ MLN42200240001000051553660261382 home runs
Bill White1961-08-051961W  7-0 vs SLN52200230000000052054262264382 home runs
Ken Boyer1961-08-081961W  6-5 vs SLN5340023000000009541070156546692 home runs, 4 hits
Ed Bauta1961-08-091961W  4-0 @ PIT1010000000000001510001st career hit
Ken Boyer1961-08-201961W  7-4 @ CIN1010002002000209651083157553702 sacrifice flies
Alex Grammas1961-08-241961W  10-1 vs SLN3122005002000007674389143155 RBis
Bob Gibson1961-08-261961W  8-5 vs SLN201100400010020892011202 sacrifice flies
Curt Flood1961-09-021961L  5-4 vs SLN5151001000000004913292711865 hits
Curt Flood1961-09-041961W  9-4 vs SLN5140000100000004933342711874 hits
Ed Olivares1961-09-091961L  4-3 @ CIN1010000100000001850111st career stolen base
Curt Flood1961-09-121961W  4-1 vs SLN400000000010000500339271208500th career game
Ken Boyer1961-09-141961W  6-5 vs SLN6151113000000009881119161566725 hits
Curt Flood1961-09-171961W  3-0 @ PIT5140000000000005043472712184 hits
Ray Washburn1961-09-201961L  6-1 vs SLN100000000010000100001st career game
Doug Clemens1961-09-231961L  8-5 vs SLN101000000000000410001st career hit
Ray Washburn1961-09-251961L  2-1 @ MLN201000000010000210001st career hit
Ken Boyer1961-09-301961W  12-2 @ PHI41210150011000010001132163575725 RBis, 1000th career game
Curt Flood1961-09-301961W  12-2 @ PHI4341100001000005143622712594 hits


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