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1961 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  95-67   .586
Result:   3rd in American League
Manager(s):  Paul Richards, Lum Harris
General Manager:   Lee MacPhail
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  951,089
Playoffs:  -

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dave Philley (41)
Youngest Player:  Boog Powell (19)
Longest Tenure:  Brooks Robinson, Gus Triandos, Hal Brown (7)
Top Hitter:  Jim Gentile (4)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Barber (6)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  74.58%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees10953.673--
Detroit10161.6238.0
Baltimore9567.58614.0
Chi White Sox8676.53123.0
Cleveland7883.48430.5
Boston7686.46933.0
Minnesota7090.43838.0
LA Angels7091.43538.5
KC Athletics61100.37947.5
Washington61100.37947.5

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
John Papa1961-04-111961L  7-2 vs BAL000000000000000100001st career game
Earl Robinson1961-04-151961W  8-0 vs BAL3120103001000001050301st career RBI
Jackie Brandt1961-04-221961L  5-5 vs BAL43300230000000040836637165192 home runs
Jerry Adair1961-05-021961W  7-6 @ LAA21100111011100038233911st career stolen base
Jim Gentile1961-05-031961L  7-6 @ LAA3220025002100001731362912402 home runs, 5 RBis
Jim Gentile1961-05-091961W  13-5 @ MIN3220029001100101771413113302 home runs, 9 RBis
Jerry Adair1961-05-101961L  10-6 @ MIN423002400000000422751312 home runs
Earl Robinson1961-05-251961W  6-4 vs BAL30000021010000031110611st career stolen base
Dick Hyde1961-05-271961W  5-4 vs BAL11100001000000015540111st career stolen base
Jerry Adair1961-05-281961L  5-0 vs BAL400000000040000614061824 strikeouts
Jackie Brandt1961-05-301961W  6-0 @ CHA42400000010000042538638166204 hits
Brooks Robinson1961-05-301961W  6-0 @ CHA412100100000011500471251746500th career game
Dick Williams1961-05-311961L  9-4 @ CHA30100020000002073564358276122 sacrifice flies
Gus Triandos1961-06-131961W  8-7 vs BAL42200230000000084472112746412 home runs
Earl Robinson1961-06-201961L  5-4 @ MIN42310131001000045141921st career home run
Russ Snyder1961-06-211961W  11-5 @ MIN524100000000000236187751164 hits
Gus Triandos1961-06-221961W  8-2 @ MIN51320050001000085373312847315 RBis
Steve Barber1961-06-231961W  8-6 @ LAA2110011000101004571501st career home run
Jim Gentile1961-06-271961W  7-2 @ KC15230025000000002211794016702 home runs, 5 RBis
Marv Throneberry1961-06-271961W  5-3 @ KC14230023000100003001843611722 home runs
Jim Gentile1961-06-301961L  6-5 vs BAL4111001101000002241834017111st career stolen base
Jim Gentile1961-07-011961L  11-8 vs BAL5340024001100002251874217512 home runs, 4 hits
Gus Triandos1961-07-041961W  5-1 vs BAL42200240000000086374513448512 home runs
Steve Barber1961-07-091961W  8-0 vs BAL1000000000003005091603 sacrifice hits
Jim Gentile1961-07-201961L  15-8 @ DET5230024000100002341994819212 home runs
Hank Foiles1961-07-301961W  4-0 @ NYA4220023000100004622573211022 home runs
Brooks Robinson1961-08-051961L  4-2 vs BAL4000000000400005675442619764 strikeouts
Jackie Brandt1961-08-081961L  6-5 vs BAL23200220020000049546846215262 home runs
Milt Pappas1961-08-101961W  8-0 vs BAL4000000000400001082531004 strikeouts
Jackie Brandt1961-08-131961W  6-5 vs BAL5110000000100015004724621626500th career game
Brooks Robinson1961-08-131961W  6-5 vs BAL5040001000000005755542720174 hits
Jim Gentile1961-08-231961W  7-5 @ KC16341023000100002682386021512 home runs, 4 hits
Milt Pappas1961-08-271961W  3-0 @ MIN4220022000000001112751302 home runs
Ron Hansen1961-08-281961W  8-1 @ LAA5140014000000002942433213344 hits
Jim Gentile1961-08-291961L  6-5 @ LAA4220023000000002742446422312 home runs
Brooks Robinson1961-09-011961L  5-4 vs BAL4220022000100005935773020972 home runs
Charlie Lau1961-09-041961W  6-3 vs BAL412001300010000934611611st career home run
Jim Lehew1961-09-131961L  5-0 @ CLE000000000000000100001st career game
Russ Snyder1961-09-211961W  5-3 vs BAL424001200000000307243859174 hits
Brooks Robinson1961-09-221961W  8-6 @ CHA5140103000000006136013121974 hits
Boog Powell1961-09-261961L  3-2 @ NYA100000000010000100001st career game
Boog Powell1961-09-271961W  3-2 @ NYA401000100010000210101st career hit, 1st career RBI


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