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1961 CLEVELAND INDIANS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  78-83   .484
Result:   5th in American League
Manager(s):  Jimmy Dykes, Mel Harder
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Cleveland Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  725,547
Playoffs:  -

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bob Nieman (34)
Youngest Player:  Sam McDowell (18)
Longest Tenure:  Vic Power, Gary Bell, Woodie Held, Mudcat Grant (4)
Top Hitter:  Tito Francona (12)
Top Pitcher:  Mudcat Grant (9)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  72.63%
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
Bob Allen234800000000001.000------------------4140
Johnny Antonelli31110000000000.923------------------1111
Ken Aspromonte29000210000000------.963------------29503
Gary Bell24340000000000.980------------------26241
Walt Bond23000000000120------------------1.0001710
Ty Cline22000000000120------------------1.0001900
Bill Dailey261200000000001.000------------------250
Mike De la Hoz2200017161700000------.969.969.943--------771169
Don Dillard24000000000390------------------1.0006800
Chuck Essegian29000000000490------------------.9688553
Tito Francona2700140000001380----.966------------.987395118
Frank Funk25560000000000.926------------------14112
Mudcat Grant25350000000000.968------------------25362
Steve Hamilton25200000000001.000------------------110
Wynn Hawkins25300000000000.906------------------11183
Woodie Held290000014400000----------.960--------25839327
Russ Heman28600000000001.000------------------120
Hal Jones25001000000000----.974--------------7332
Willie Kirkland270000000001380------------------.974290128
Jack Kubiszyn2400028700000------1.0001.0001.000--------15280
Barry Latman25450000000000.920------------------10132
Bobby Locke273700000000001.000------------------9200
Al Luplow2200000000050------------------1.000920
Sam McDowell18100000000001.000------------------020
Joe Morgan3000000000020------------------1.000600
Bob Nieman34000000000120------------------.9602311
Jim Perry25350000000000.915------------------17375
Bubba Phillips330000143000000--------.958----------18824619
Jim Piersall310000000001200------------------.99132893
Vic Power330014170000000----.994.955------------117416410
Johnny Romano260141000000000--.989----------------752589
Joe Schaffernoth23150000000000.875------------------161
Dick Stigman252200000000001.000------------------2120
Johnny Temple330001290000000------.969------------23931718
Valmy Thomas32027000000000--.988----------------151172


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