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Friday, December 1,1961

Friday, December 1,1961

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1961 Final Standings
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1961 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 163 109 54 .669 0.0 827 612 215 W3 44-38 65-16 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Reds)
1961 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 163 102 61 .626 7.0 841 671 170 W4 51-30 50-32 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 163 96 67 .589 13.0 691 588 103 W3 47-34 48-34 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 163 86 77 .528 23.0 765 726 39 L4 33-49 53-28 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 161 78 83 .484 30.0 737 752 -15 W1 38-42 40-41 5 5 11 Yes dnq
1961 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 163 76 87 .466 33.0 729 792 -63 L3 26-55 50-32 6 6 12 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 161 71 90 .441 37.0 708 782 -74 L4 34-46 36-45 7 7 13 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 161 61 100 .379 47.0 618 776 -158 L1 28-54 33-46 8 8 15 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 162 61 101 .377 47.5 687 864 -177 W1 28-54 33-47 9 9 16 -- dnq
1961 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 27.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 18 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 154 93 61 .604 0.0 710 653 57 L2 46-31 47-30 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1961 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 154 89 65 .578 4.0 735 697 38 W1 44-33 45-32 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 155 85 70 .548 8.5 773 655 118 L1 40-38 45-32 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 155 83 72 .535 10.5 712 656 56 W1 38-40 45-32 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 155 81 74 .523 12.5 703 668 35 W2 32-45 48-30 5 5 9 Yes dnq
1961 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 154 75 79 .487 18.0 694 675 19 W2 37-40 38-39 6 6 10 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 156 65 91 .417 29.0 689 800 -111 L1 24-54 40-38 7 7 14 -- dnq
1961 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 155 48 107 .310 45.5 584 796 -212 L3 25-52 22-56 8 8 17 -- dnq
18 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Mike Andrews Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (El Camino College)
Johnny Kucks St. Louis Cardinals Hist Traded from Baltimore Orioles to St. Louis Cardinals for Ron Kabbes
Sam Jones Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from Houston Colt 45s to Detroit Tigers for Bob Bruce and Manny Montejo
Bob Bruce -- Hist Traded from Detroit Tigers with Manny Montejo to for Sam Jones
Manny Montejo -- Hist Traded from Detroit Tigers with Bob Bruce to for Sam Jones
5 record(s)