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1961 New York Yankees


American League
Record: 109 - 53

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Positional Players from the 1961 New York Yankees

PlayerPosTypeGPPA/162HHRRBIRSBSOBBBAOBPSLGF/R/ASalary
Elston HowardCF12948215521776406528.348.387.549B+/A/A+$6.42M
Johnny BlanchardCF932757421543812827.305.382.613B/A-/C$3.16M
Bill Skowron1BF150607150288976010835.267.318.472B/B-$4.01M
Bobby Richardson2BF1627061733498092330.261.295.316B-/B-$3.90M
Billy Gardner2BP411092112110186.212.278.293C+/D-$319K
Clete Boyer3BF14857811311556118363.224.308.347A-/A+$4.35M
Tony KubekSSF1536581708468416027.276.306.395C+/A$4.51M
Mickey MantleOFF1536461635412813212112126.317.448.687B/A$9.97M
Roger MarisOFF1616981596114213206794.269.372.620C-/D+$5.89M
Yogi BerraOFF11943710722616222835.271.330.466B+/C/B$2.96M
Hector LopezOFF93273543222713824.222.292.305C+/D+$1.11M
Bob CervOFP57131326201711712.271.344.483C/D$773K

Pitchers from the 1961 New York Yankees

PlayerRoleTypeGPIP/162GSERAOAVWHIPK/BBK/9BB/9HR/9Salary
Whitey FordSF39283.00393.210.2291.182.2726.652.930.731$8.03M
Bill StaffordSF36195.00252.680.2321.161.7124.662.720.600$5.47M
Ralph TerrySF31189.00273.150.2321.082.0484.112.010.908$5.34M
Rollie SheldonSF35163.00213.600.2461.251.5274.653.040.941$3.63M
Bob TurleySF1572.00125.750.2691.740.9416.006.381.375$942K
Luis ArroyoRF65119.0002.190.1991.111.7766.583.710.378$4.14M
Jim CoatesRF43142.00113.440.2431.281.5095.093.380.955$3.03M
Bud DaleyRP23130.00173.960.2571.371.6275.763.541.180$2.49M
Hal ReniffRF2546.0002.580.1971.370.6774.176.150.199$1.32M
Art DitmarRP1255.0084.640.2851.341.7143.982.321.491$797K
Tex ClevengerRP2132.0004.830.2871.770.6673.985.970.853$332K

The 1961 New York Yankees roster is above. All columns may be sorted by clicking the column name. Clicking on an individual player will display the player's career statistics including his time with the 1961 New York Yankees.

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