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1961 Baltimore Orioles (MLB)

+ Starting Pitcher Log
Nickname:
W-L Record: 95-67 .586
Rank: 3rd in American League
Run Differential: 691-588 + 103
Roster Continuity 74.58% 10/16
Manager(s): Paul Richards, Lum Harris
General Manager: Lee MacPhail
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 951,089 10/18
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jim Busby
First Base Coach: Jimmy Adair
Pitching Coach: Harry Breechen
Third Base Coach: Lum Harris
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10953.673--
10161.6238.0
9567.58614.0
8676.53123.0
7883.48430.5
7686.46933.0
7090.43738.0
7091.43538.5
61100.37947.5
61100.37947.5
  • A complete listing of starting pitchers and boxscore results for the selected team and season.
  • A Quality start (QS) is defined as pitching 6 or more innings with 3 or least earned runs.
  • Game Score (Gsc) was derived by Bill James was created to provide a more precise measure of a pitcher's start. See calculation
  • #AprilGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    11961-04-11L 2-7 vs LAAMilt PappasL0-1-1199761.23662410001214 27.003.50-------221.0
    21961-04-14L 2-3 vs MINJack FisherL0-1Q1168286.27320070012855 2.571.00-------851.6
    31961-04-15W 8-0 vs MINSteve BarberW1-0Q11372895000642003375 0.001.22-------1262.0
    41961-04-16L 5-10 vs MINChuck EstradaL0-1-1137260255130000515-----------00-
    51961-04-16L 4-6 vs MINHal Brown-0-0Q112551367.19331330003247 3.861.71-------8100.8
    61961-04-21L 2-4 vs NYASteve BarberL1-1-22382955331240002047 1.931.29-------632.0
    71961-04-22W 5-3 vs NYAJack Fisher-0-1Q22692968330110002644 3.461.23-------1152.2
    81961-04-22W 5-5 vs NYAHal Brown-0-0-2225613735440110001431 6.301.80-------522.5
    91961-04-23W 4-1 vs NYAChuck EstradaW1-1Q2238276.14111550002760 9.002.33-------490.4
    101961-04-24L 1-5 vs CLEMilt PappasL0-2-221007765541420002542 11.252.00-------1042.5
    111961-04-25W 5-2 vs CLESteve BarberW2-1Q3339308.25220550003864 1.961.22-------1581.9
    121961-04-26L 3-6 vs CLEJack FisherL0-2Q337030713630131003535 3.601.50-------1262.0
    131961-04-27W 5-0 @WS2Dick HallW1-0Q41674592000130002985 1.350.70-------8150.5
    141961-04-28W 4-2 @WS2Chuck Estrada-1-1-33392853111531012355 5.732.00-------470.6
    151961-04-29W 5-0 @WS2Milt PappasW1-2Q331017896000150003479 5.291.35-------12101.2
    161961-04-30L 2-8 @DETSteve BarberL2-2-4440317.18660440003237 3.301.33-------971.3
    171961-04-30W 4-2 @DETHal BrownW1-0Q3325713894221060003077 4.261.16-------8120.7
    #MayGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    181961-05-02W 7-6 @LAADick Hall-1-0-5268464.26553230002231 2.880.88-------560.8
    191961-05-03L 6-7 @LAAChuck Estrada-1-1-44402955110140002156 4.501.75-------570.7
    201961-05-04W 8-7 @LAAMilt Pappas-1-2-441027987661340013545 5.761.32-------1191.2
    211961-05-06W 6-0 @KC1Steve BarberW3-2Q554132950002100003585 2.541.21-------1171.6
    221961-05-07L 4-5 @KC1Jack Fisher-0-2-5472315.16442210002338 4.501.58-------4100.4
    231961-05-09W 13-5 @MINChuck EstradaW2-1Q55413077332582013354 4.301.74-------570.7
    241961-05-10L 6-10 @MINDick HallL1-1-6369471.1477231000119 5.191.12-------030.0
    251961-05-11W 8-7 @MINSteve BarberW4-2-6642335.28661360002730 3.401.29-------732.3
    261961-05-12W 4-2 @CLEJack FisherW1-2Q65733297210000003467 3.601.37-------11160.7
    271961-05-13W 4-1 @CLEHal BrownW2-1Q5425913975110210002862 4.181.14-------6140.4
    281961-05-14L 0-1 @CLEBilly Hoeft-0-1Q8128418298000420003969 1.501.25-------12130.9
    291961-05-14L 4-6 @CLEChuck EstradaL2-2-6642316.16661820003330 5.101.80-------1071.4
    301961-05-15L 5-10 vs DETDick HallL1-2-7470486.111870260003324 6.191.31-------2130.2
    311961-05-16L 4-10 vs DETSteve BarberL4-3-774334711871250003528 4.151.37-------1161.8
    321961-05-17L 1-9 vs DETJack FisherL1-4-867533711770470013530 4.201.51-------933.0
    331961-05-19W 4-2 vs WS2Billy Hoeft-0-1Q9228518375220160002664 1.741.16-------771.0
    341961-05-20W 4-3 vs WS2Hal BrownW3-1Q652601408.29331140003555 4.001.17-------1391.4
    351961-05-21L 2-4 @NYAChuck EstradaL2-3Q87443279421340003248 4.851.74-------1061.7
    361961-05-21W 3-2 @NYASteve BarberW5-3Q88443587220570003462 3.901.38-------871.1
    371961-05-22L 2-8 @NYAJack FisherL1-5-97763485841381003553 4.251.43-------1271.7
    381961-05-23W 3-1 vs CHABilly HoeftW1-1Q10328618465110140002461 1.701.14-------1226.0
    391961-05-24W 2-1 vs CHAHal BrownW4-1Q7626114196100020003275 3.201.07-------13111.2
    401961-05-24W 5-3 vs CHADick Hall-1-2-8571492.28320000001426 6.171.43-------240.5
    411961-05-25W 6-4 vs CHASteve BarberW6-3-99453674441860003251 4.031.42-------951.8
    421961-05-27W 5-4 vs BOSChuck Estrada-2-3-9845331.24330230001028 5.401.85-------111.0
    431961-05-28L 0-5 vs BOSJack FisherL1-6-108773558551140002234 4.661.47-------541.3
    441961-05-30W 6-0 @CHASteve BarberW7-3Q1010463793000630003478 3.551.37-------1662.7
    451961-05-30W 2-1 @CHAHal BrownW5-1Q8726214282000110002678 2.720.96-------11111.0
    461961-05-31L 4-9 @CHAChuck EstradaL2-4-10946342.24551420001522 6.071.91-------321.5
    #JuneGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    471961-06-02L 2-4 @BOSBilly HoeftL1-2-12428818589441240003450 2.121.14-------8120.7
    481961-06-03W 3-1 @BOSJack FisherW2-6Q129793695110141003276 4.041.32-------1491.6
    491961-06-04L 5-6 @BOSSteve Barber-7-3Q1111473864420450002753 3.511.37-------1234.0
    501961-06-05L 0-3 vs LAAHal BrownL5-2Q9826314366331231002649 2.901.00-------1140.1
    511961-06-06W 2-0 vs LAAChuck EstradaW3-4Q11104735920006120023889 5.021.73-------881.0
    521961-06-06L 3-7 vs LAAMilt PappasL1-3-551038058772131012525 6.901.40-------661.0
    531961-06-07L 0-4 vs LAABilly HoeftL1-3Q13528918686431470003259 2.291.15-------780.9
    541961-06-08L 1-3 vs MINJack FisherL2-7Q1310803787331250003259 3.971.30-------991.0
    551961-06-10W 4-3 vs MINHal BrownW6-2Q10926414473220340002664 2.860.98-------790.8
    561961-06-11L 1-7 vs CHASteve BarberL7-4-121248392.28750320002011 3.961.46-------623.0
    571961-06-11W 8-2 vs CHAChuck EstradaW4-4Q1211483693220670013674 4.571.62-------6130.5
    581961-06-12L 8-9 vs CHABilly Hoeft-1-3-14629018735321010001338 2.471.18-------522.5
    591961-06-13W 8-7 vs WS2Jack Fisher-2-7-141181386.111771220003022 4.451.36-------6100.6
    601961-06-14L 1-5 vs WS2Steve BarberL7-5-1313494025551210001321 4.401.51-------414.0
    611961-06-15L 2-5 vs WS2Hal BrownL6-3-111026514578442300003142 3.081.04-------1191.2
    621961-06-16L 1-3 @CLEChuck EstradaL4-5Q1312493775221230012860 4.371.56-------7100.7
    631961-06-17W 4-1 @CLEMilt PappasW2-3Q761058165110440002658 5.141.26-------861.3
    641961-06-18L 1-2 @CLESteve BarberL7-6Q141450418.25220650003663 4.171.48-------1191.2
    651961-06-18W 8-5 @CLEJack Fisher-2-7-151282390.1554021000813 4.881.45-------111.0
    661961-06-20L 4-5 @MINHal Brown-6-3-121126614645331120001841 3.271.06-------370.4
    671961-06-21W 11-5 @MINChuck Estrada-4-5-1413503877442181002954 4.441.52-------580.6
    681961-06-22W 8-2 @MINMilt PappasW3-3Q871068298220451003764 4.591.27-------1191.2
    691961-06-23W 8-6 @LAASteve BarberW8-6-151551426.27551591003142 4.321.50-------551.0
    701961-06-24L 1-4 @LAADick HallL2-3-156785035220110001539 4.421.23-------260.3
    711961-06-25W 9-8 @LAAHal Brown-6-3-13122671472.16552100001419 3.711.11-------431.3
    721961-06-27W 7-2 @KC1Chuck EstradaW5-5Q151451397.24210950003759 4.121.53-------5140.4
    731961-06-27W 5-3 @KC1Milt PappasW4-3Q98107837.16330430013252 4.501.29-------991.0
    741961-06-28W 5-4 @KC1Steve Barber-8-6-171653432.14440410001425 4.631.57-------414.0
    751961-06-29W 6-2 @KC1Dick HallW4-3Q177805192210180003184 3.801.13-------8130.6
    761961-06-30L 5-6 vs DETJack Fisher-2-8-191386402.16440331001624 5.071.54-------313.0
    #JulyGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    771961-07-01L 8-11 vs DETHal Brown-6-3-141326814855660231012334 4.131.13-------661.0
    781961-07-02W 6-3 vs DETChuck EstradaW6-5Q161552406.28331220023144 4.151.54-------7100.7
    791961-07-03W 5-0 vs CLEMilt PappasW5-3Q1091088494000280003285 3.901.21-------1081.3
    801961-07-04W 5-1 vs CLESteve BarberW9-6Q1917554495111431003272 4.271.53-------1562.5
    811961-07-05W 2-0 @WS2Dick HallW5-3Q188815294000090003088 3.331.04-------6110.5
    821961-07-06L 0-1 @WS2Wes Stock-3-0-19143152000110001863 2.491.00-------951.8
    831961-07-07W 6-2 vs KC1Chuck EstradaW7-5Q1716534196220460003969 3.951.50-------12111.1
    841961-07-07W 5-0 vs KC1Hal BrownW7-3Q151426914994000040003183 3.731.06-------10130.8
    851961-07-08W 7-2 vs KC1Milt PappasW6-3Q11101098592210500003372 3.551.16-------13131.0
    861961-07-09W 8-0 vs KC1Steve BarberW10-6Q2018564594000222003579 3.961.47-------1982.4
    871961-07-13L 2-3 @BOSMilt PappasL6-4Q12111108686330121012959 3.541.13-------1491.6
    881961-07-14W 7-6 @BOSChuck Estrada-7-5-181754426.26441570002946 4.031.50-------661.0
    891961-07-15L 1-2 @BOSDick HallL5-4Q199825376220510003053 3.261.09-------6120.5
    901961-07-16L 1-2 vs NYASteve BarberL10-7Q2119574695221210003368 3.831.43-------15101.5
    911961-07-17L 0-5 vs NYAMilt PappasL6-5Q13121118777522440003149 3.461.16-------1061.7
    921961-07-18W 8-7 @DETChuck Estrada-7-5-1918554356552421002433 4.251.53-------661.0
    931961-07-19W 4-2 @DETJack FisherW3-8Q2114884166221510002948 4.901.55-------890.9
    941961-07-20L 8-15 @DETSteve BarberL10-8-222058474.17772430002319 4.141.45-------541.3
    951961-07-22L 4-7 @CHADick Hall-5-4-2010835479441110002843 3.411.11-------7100.7
    961961-07-22L 4-11 @CHAMilt PappasL6-6-1413112881.1677020101125 4.111.24-------212.0
    971961-07-23L 2-5 @CHAChuck Estrada-7-5-201956441.22221411001132 4.341.55-------221.0
    981961-07-25W 5-1 vs BOSSteve BarberW11-8Q2321594894110240003177 3.951.41-------1562.5
    991961-07-26W 5-1 vs BOSBilly Hoeft-1-3-25730118852110561002260 2.281.22-------632.0
    1001961-07-26W 9-2 vs BOSJack FisherW4-9Q2415914296210340003570 4.661.50-------6160.4
    1011961-07-27W 8-5 vs BOSChuck EstradaW8-5-2120574596550950004251 4.391.56-------6160.4
    1021961-07-28W 4-0 @NYAHal BrownW8-3Q181527215096000030003378 3.250.99-------9160.6
    1031961-07-29L 4-5 @NYAHoyt Wilhelm-7-5-3614654935430030001436 2.351.19-------331.0
    1041961-07-30W 4-0 @NYASteve BarberW12-8Q2422604997000360003676 3.731.39-------1462.3
    1051961-07-30W 2-1 @NYAMilt PappasW7-6Q15141138985110730003664 3.871.26-------8130.6
    #AugustGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1061961-08-02L 3-4 vs MINChuck EstradaL8-6-222158468.244404100003464 4.401.53-------4120.3
    1071961-08-02W 4-3 vs MINDick Hall-5-4-2211855546331230002039 3.521.14-------270.3
    1081961-08-03W 3-0 vs MINHal BrownW9-3Q191627315198000150003575 3.000.99-------9120.8
    1091961-08-04W 3-0 vs LAAJack FisherW5-10Q2616934395000140003180 4.321.43-------7140.5
    1101961-08-04L 1-3 vs LAASteve BarberL12-9Q2523615086330550003358 3.711.39-------1161.8
    1111961-08-05L 2-4 vs LAAMilt Pappas-7-6Q16151149066111450002957 3.741.28-------771.0
    1121961-08-07W 5-4 vs KC1Chuck EstradaW9-6Q232259476.13110510002758 4.241.51-------5130.4
    1131961-08-08L 5-6 vs KC1Hal Brown-9-3Q201727415276311041002761 2.900.98-------6110.5
    1141961-08-08W 7-0 vs KC1Steve BarberW13-9Q2624625193000340002982 3.521.35-------1452.8
    1151961-08-09L 1-2 vs KC1Jack FisherL5-11Q2817954477220040002759 4.371.43-------1161.8
    1161961-08-10W 8-0 vs KC1Milt PappasW8-6Q17161159196000110013375 3.441.24-------1591.7
    1171961-08-11W 6-3 vs BOSBilly HoeftW2-3Q27830318966110451002757 2.221.25-------670.9
    1181961-08-12W 8-3 vs BOSDick HallW6-4Q2312865689330080003460 3.511.14-------7100.7
    1191961-08-13W 6-5 vs BOSSteve BarberW14-9Q2725635211653011111025169 3.451.36-------1744.3
    1201961-08-15L 0-2 @DETChuck EstradaL9-7Q2523614874221140002664 4.251.49-------1071.4
    1211961-08-15L 2-3 @DETHal BrownL9-4Q21182751538.29330450003753 2.931.02-------7120.6
    1221961-08-16W 8-2 @DETMilt PappasW9-6Q18171169292210961003774 3.271.24-------1371.9
    1231961-08-17W 3-1 @DETJack FisherW6-11Q2918964595111361003676 4.161.39-------1672.3
    1241961-08-18W 3-2 @WS2Steve BarberW15-9Q2826645395220481003573 3.391.35-------1171.6
    1251961-08-19W 5-0 @WS2Billy HoeftW3-3Q29930519091000340003086 2.021.18-------7150.5
    1261961-08-20W 9-3 @WS2Chuck EstradaW10-7Q26246249953315120003672 4.181.47-------4100.4
    1271961-08-22L 2-3 @KC1Milt PappasL9-7Q1918117939.24330521003764 3.221.22-------15121.3
    1281961-08-23W 7-5 @KC1Hal Brown-9-4-221927615445220200001742 2.981.04-------842.0
    1291961-08-24L 3-5 @KC1Steve Barber-15-9-2927655455320140102250 3.391.34-------861.3
    1301961-08-25W 5-2 @MINJack FisherW7-11Q3019974698220272003668 4.031.38-------1091.1
    1311961-08-26W 7-4 @MINChuck EstradaW11-7Q2725635085220260103068 4.081.44-------9110.8
    1321961-08-27W 3-0 @MINMilt PappasW10-7Q201911894920003110013391 3.021.17-------971.3
    1331961-08-28W 8-1 @LAAHal BrownW10-4Q232027715595110340003374 2.861.03-------6150.4
    1341961-08-29L 5-6 @LAABilly HoeftL4-4-311030719110.111642690014953 2.051.20-------5170.3
    1351961-08-29L 5-6 @LAASteve BarberL15-10-3028665565661570002940 3.561.35-------842.0
    1361961-08-30W 11-4 @LAAJack FisherW8-11-31209847974411251004450 4.031.42-------9110.8
    #SeptemberGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1371961-09-01L 4-5 vs CLEChuck EstradaL11-8-2826645188550470113649 4.151.44-------7100.7
    1381961-09-02W 3-2 vs CLEMilt PappasW11-7Q21201199589221130003258 2.981.18-------9100.9
    1391961-09-02L 0-6 vs CLEHal BrownL10-5-24212781564.19440200002426 3.001.07-------580.6
    1401961-09-03W 1-0 vs CLESteve BarberW16-10Q31296756115000140003890 3.381.31-------16131.2
    1411961-09-04W 6-3 vs DETJack FisherW9-11Q322199488.19321580003757 3.951.43-------961.5
    1421961-09-04W 4-1 vs DETBilly HoeftW5-4Q32113081926.25110381002763 2.031.21-------380.4
    1431961-09-05W 1-0 vs DETChuck EstradaW12-8Q292765528.230002110003185 3.941.40-------690.7
    1441961-09-07W 6-3 vs WS2Milt PappasW12-7Q22211209699331481004061 2.981.19-------1091.1
    1451961-09-08W 2-1 vs WS2Steve Barber-16-10Q3330695785110430003067 3.291.30-------1081.3
    1461961-09-08W 4-2 vs WS2Dick HallW7-5Q2713905794211180003380 3.261.09-------8120.7
    1471961-09-09L 2-6 vs WS2Jack FisherL9-12-3322100493.19440110001723 4.061.46-------560.8
    1481961-09-10W 3-2 vs WS2Chuck EstradaW13-8Q302866538.25220540003763 3.871.39-------11120.9
    1491961-09-13L 0-5 @CLESteve BarberL16-11-343170586.19541321003035 3.371.32-------1152.2
    1501961-09-15L 2-3 @BOSMilt PappasL12-8Q23221219797322440003963 2.931.20-------9150.6
    1511961-09-16W 5-4 @BOSJack Fisher-9-12-3423101504.16441330012334 4.171.47-------480.5
    1521961-09-17L 0-1 @BOSChuck EstradaL13-9Q3129675476110341013062 3.781.39-------981.1
    1531961-09-19L 1-3 vs NYAHal BrownL10-6Q2522279157812331120003847 3.021.10-------14101.4
    1541961-09-19W 1-0 vs NYASteve BarberW17-11Q3532715994000320003578 3.241.30-------16101.6
    1551961-09-20L 2-4 vs NYAMilt PappasL12-9-2423122982.17442010001523 3.111.22-------431.3
    1561961-09-21W 5-3 vs NYAJack FisherW10-12Q35241025193301160003180 3.971.43-------1291.3
    1571961-09-22W 8-6 @CHAChuck EstradaW14-9-323068558.27550520003745 3.831.39-------10130.8
    1581961-09-24W 5-3 @CHABilly HoeftW7-4Q35123111938.16321240003362 2.021.16-------5160.3
    1591961-09-24L 7-8 @CHASteve BarberL17-12-363372601554010000918 3.381.32-------30-
    1601961-09-26L 2-3 @NYAJack FisherL10-13Q36251035288321470003759 3.901.43-------7130.5
    1611961-09-27W 3-2 @NYASteve BarberW18-12Q3734736186221120003163 3.341.31-------1391.4
    1621961-09-29W 3-2 vs CHAChuck EstradaW15-9Q33316956107210480004076 3.691.37-------8130.6
    1631961-09-30W 4-3 vs CHAHal Brown-10-6-272328115836330000001433 3.181.11-------441.0


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