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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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
24Bob AllenPMLB6-2185LeftLeft10/23/193723Tatum,TexasUDFA 

23Johnny AntonelliPMLB6-0190LeftLeft4/12/193031Rochester,New YorkUDFA 
2Ken Aspromonte2BMLB6-0180RightRight9/22/193129Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
39Gary BellPMLB6-1198RightRight11/17/193624San Antonio,TexasUDFA 
12Walt BondOF-1BMLB6-7228LeftRight10/19/193723Denmark,TennesseeUDFA 
9Ty ClineOFMLB6-0170RightRight6/15/193922Hampton,South CarolinaUDFA 
27Bill DaileyPMLB6-3185RightRight5/13/193526Arlington,VirginiaUDFA 
1,7Mike De la HozPMLB5-11175RightRight10/2/193822Havana,CubaUDFA 
36Don DillardOFMLB6-1200LeftRight1/8/193724Greenville,South CarolinaUDFA 
30Chuck EssegianOFMLB5-11202RightRight8/9/193129Boston,MassachusettsUDFA 
14Tito FranconaOF-1BMLB5-11190LeftLeft11/4/193327Aliquippa,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
38Frank FunkPMLB6-0175RightRight8/30/193525Washington,DCUDFA 
33Mudcat GrantPMLB6-1186RightRight8/13/193525Lacoochee,FloridaUDFA 
9Bob Hale1BMLB5-10195LeftLeft11/7/193327Sarasota,FloridaUDFA 
27Steve HamiltonPMLB6-7195LeftLeft11/30/193525Columbia,KentuckyUDFA 
34Wynn HawkinsPMLB6-3195RightRight2/20/193625East Palestine,OhioUDFA 
3Woodie HeldSS-OFMLB5-11180RightRight3/25/193229Sacramento,CaliforniaUDFA 
20Russ HemanPMLB6-4200RightRight2/10/193328Olive,CaliforniaUDFA 
7Hal Jones1BMLB6-2194RightRight4/9/193625Louisiana,MissouriUDFA 
8Willie KirklandOFMLB6-1206LeftRight2/17/193427Siluria,AlabamaUDFA 
6Jack KubiszynSS-3BMLB5-11170RightRight12/19/193624Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
18Barry LatmanPMLB6-3210RightRight5/21/193625Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
29Bobby LockePMLB5-11185RightRight3/3/193427Rowes Run,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
32Al LuplowOFMLB5-11180LeftRight3/13/193922Saginaw,MichiganUDFA 
17Sam McDowellPMLB6-5218LeftLeft9/21/194218Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania1960UDFA CLE
4Joe Morgan3BMLB5-10170LeftRight11/19/193030Walpole,MassachusettsUDFA 
4Bob NiemanOFMLB5-11195RightRight1/26/192734Cincinnati,OhioUDFA 
31Jim PerryPMLB6-4200BothRight10/30/193525Williamston,North Carolina1956UDFA CLE
5Bubba Phillips3B-OFMLB5-9180RightRight2/24/192833West Point,MississippiUDFA 
37Jim PiersallOFMLB6-0175RightRight11/14/192931Waterbury,ConnecticutUDFA 
10Vic Power1BMLB5-11195RightRight11/1/192733Arecibo,Puerto RicoUDFA 
11Johnny RomanoCMLB5-11205RightRight8/23/193426Hoboken,New JerseyUDFA 
23Joe SchaffernothPMLB6-4195RightRight8/6/193723Trenton,New JerseyUDFA 
22Dick StigmanPMLB6-3200LeftLeft1/24/193625Nimrod,MinnesotaUDFA 
16Johnny Temple2BMLB5-11175RightRight8/8/192733Lexington,North CarolinaUDFA 
15Valmy ThomasCMLB5-9165RightRight10/21/192832Santurce,Puerto RicoUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Luke ApplingAssistant Coach 
Ken ColemanBroadcaster 
Jimmy DykesManager 
Mel HarderPitching Coach 
Harry JonesBroadcaster 
Mel McGahaAssistant Coach 
Bob NealBroadcaster 


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