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Sunday, January 1,1961

Sunday, January 1,1961

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1960 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
1960 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 155 97 58 .626 0.0 746 627 119 W15 42-36 55-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1960 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 154 89 65 .578 7.5 682 606 76 W2 45-32 44-33 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1960 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 154 87 67 .565 9.5 741 617 124 L2 36-41 51-26 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1960 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 154 76 78 .494 20.5 667 693 -26 W2 37-40 39-38 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1960 AL -- Washington Senators I franchise | log 154 73 81 .474 23.5 672 696 -24 L7 41-36 32-45 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1960 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 154 71 83 .461 25.5 633 644 -11 L1 31-46 40-37 6 6 11 -- dnq
1960 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 154 65 89 .422 31.5 658 775 -117 L3 29-48 36-41 7 7 13 -- dnq
1960 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 155 59 96 .381 38.0 615 756 -141 W1 24-53 34-44 8 8 16 -- dnq
1960 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 149 92 57 .617 0.0 701 555 146 W2 43-34 48-24 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1960 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 148 86 62 .581 5.5 686 625 61 L1 35-36 51-26 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1960 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 155 86 69 .555 9.0 639 616 23 L3 35-43 51-26 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1960 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 154 82 72 .532 12.5 662 593 69 W1 40-37 42-35 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1960 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 156 79 77 .506 16.5 671 631 40 W3 34-45 45-32 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1960 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 154 67 87 .435 27.5 640 692 -52 L5 30-47 37-40 6 6 12 -- dnq
1960 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 156 62 94 .397 33.5 634 776 -142 L1 27-50 33-46 7 7 14 -- dnq
1960 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 154 59 95 .383 35.5 546 691 -145 W3 28-49 31-46 8 8 15 -- dnq
16 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Tommie Agee Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Grambling State)
Bernie Allen Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Don Arlich -- Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dennis Aust St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bob Bailey Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Steve Bailey Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ken Berry Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Frank Bertaina Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ethan Blackaby Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Damaso Blanco San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Venezuela)
Len Boehmer Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Carl Bouldin Washington Senators II Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Gene Brabender Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Don Bradey Baltimore Orioles Hist Selected from Little Rock (Southern Association) by Baltimore Orioles in Minor League Draft
Jim Brenneman New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ed Brinkman Washington Senators II Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tom Burgess Los Angeles Angels Hist Selected from Dallas (American Association) by Los Angeles Angels in Minor League Draft
Cisco Carlos Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Clay Carroll Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Alabama HS)
Bob Chance San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Georgia HS)
Ron Clark Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jackie Collum Minnesota Twins Hist Unknown transaction
Dick Colpaert Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Michigan HS)
Ron Davis -- Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Al Downing New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Muhlenberg)
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Sammy Ellis Cincinnati Reds Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Mississippi State)
Andy Etchebarren Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bill Freehan Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
George Gerberman Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jake Gibbs New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hal Gilson Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Connie Grob -- Hist Released by Dodgers
Granny Hamner Kansas City Athletics Hist Unknown transaction
Larry Haney Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Hannan Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Steve Hargan Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Indiana HS)
Roy Heiser Washington Senators II Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Maryland)
Jackie Hernandez Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Vern Holtgrave Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Lou Jackson -- Hist Unknown transaction
Pat Jarvis Detroit Tigers Hist Unknown transaction
Jack Jenkins Washington Senators II Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Darrell Johnson St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1961-1961 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Frank Johnson San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Clarence Jones Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Unknown transaction
John Kennedy Washington Senators II Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dick Kenworthy Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
George Kernek St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Frank Kreutzer Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ted Kubiak Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Bill Landis Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Hal Lanier San Francisco Giants Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (North Carolina HS)
Allan Lewis Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Panama)
Winston Llenas Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Art Lopez New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Don Loun Washington Senators II Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Maryland HS)
Billy MacLeod Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Jim Manning Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Michigan HS)
Jerry May Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Brian McCall Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Mickey McDermott -- Hist Released by Tigers
Tom Metcalf New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Northwestern)
John Miller Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Aurelio Monteagudo Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dick Nen Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Long Beach State)
Joe Nossek Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Tony Oliva Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Aaron Pointer -- Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Frank Quilici Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dennis Ribant Milwaukee Braves Hist Signed as undrafted free agent
Dave Roberts -- Hist Unknown transaction
Jim Roland Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (North Carolina HS)
Chico Salmon Detroit Tigers Hist Unknown transaction
Carroll Sembera -- Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Steve Shea Chicago Cubs Hist Signed as amateur free agent
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Bart Shirley Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Texas)
Charlie Shoemaker Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Arizona)
Dick Simpson Los Angeles Angels Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bill Singer Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (California HS)
Pete Smith Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Mickey Stanley Detroit Tigers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Grand Rapids CC)
Mel Stottlemyre New York Yankees Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Missouri HS)
El Tappe Chicago Cubs Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1961-1961 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Don Taussig St. Louis Cardinals Hist Selected from Portland (PCL) by St. Louis Cardinals in Minor League Draft
Chuck Taylor St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Middle Tenn State)
Felix Torres Philadelphia Phillies Hist Unknown transaction
Ted Uhlaender Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bill Wakefield St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Stanford)
Dick Wantz Los Angeles Angels Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Cal State LA)
Floyd Weaver Cleveland Indians Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Bill Whitby Minnesota Twins Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Floyd Wicker St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Ron Willis St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Tennessee HS)
Dave Wissman Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as amateur free agent
John Wojcik Kansas City Athletics Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Morrie Martin -- Hist Returned to Houston (American Association)
Luis Tiant -- Hist no draft record
97 record(s)
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