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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: Season in progress

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

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Jerry Adair2400010722700000------.9871.000.946--------25929911
Steve Barber23370000000000.948------------------13604
Jackie Brandt270000100001360------------------.97429368
Marv Breeding27000800000000------.970------------17917911
Hal Brown362700000000001.000------------------16250
Jim Busby34000000000710------------------.9877621
Clint Courtney34016000000000--1.000----------------7180
Walt Dropo38001200000000----1.000--------------6260
Chuck Estrada23330000000000.973------------------19171
Jack Fisher22360000000000.937------------------8222
Hank Foiles32038000000000--.995----------------194171
Jim Gentile270014400000000----.989--------------120910014
Dick Hall30290000000000.970------------------9231
Ron Hansen230007014900000------.975--.959--------27246031
Whitey Herzog29000000000980------------------1.00014320
Billy Hoeft293500000000001.000------------------9250
Dick Hyde32150000000000.917------------------1101
Gordon Jones31300000000001.000------------------100
Charlie Lau28017000000000--.990----------------9061
Jim Lehew23200000000001.000------------------010
John Papa2020000000000--------------------000
Milt Pappas22260000000000.983------------------24341
Dave Philley41001000000250----1.000------------1.0002400
Boog Powell1900000000030------------------1.000300
Brooks Robinson240002163100000------1.000.9721.000--------15533414
Earl Robinson24000000000820------------------.97313664
Barry Shetrone2200000000020------------------1.000300
Russ Snyder270000000001080------------------.96616836
Gene Stephens28000000000300------------------1.0003420
Wes Stock273500000000001.000------------------5220
Marv Throneberry270011000000150----.973------------.92373103
Gus Triandos300114000000000--.989----------------642558
Hoyt Wilhelm37510000000000.933------------------6222
Dick Williams320020020000750----1.000------------.968209163
Frank Zupo2104000000000--1.000----------------700


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