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1961 Texas League

1961 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 419.5 games, 6 teams, approx. 139 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960 / 1962
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1960 / 1962

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1960 / 1962

League Standings

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Amarillo Gold Sox NYY 90 50 .643 --
Tulsa Oilers STL 83 55 .601 6
San Antonio Missions CHC 74 65 .532 15.5
Austin Senators MLN 69 71 .493 21
Rio Grande Valley/Victoria Giants SFG 69 71 .493 21
Victoria/Ardmore Rosebuds BAL 57 83 .407 33
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Amarillo Gold Sox NYY 23.9 5.54 140 5500 4839 775 1382 222 44 118 692 75 39 494 632 .286 .356 .423 .778 2046 116 50 83 34 44
Tulsa Oilers STL 23.4 4.83 138 5180 4574 667 1178 203 38 130 602 56 21 500 880 .258 .333 .404 .737 1847 110 27 56 23 33
Rio Grande Valley/Victoria Giants SFG 24.9 4.41 140 5400 4717 618 1239 183 33 87 553 119 56 523 698 .263 .337 .371 .708 1749 84 25 100 35 53
San Antonio Missions CHC 22.9 4.19 140 5299 4611 587 1134 187 44 93 524 42 24 550 835 .246 .329 .366 .695 1688 78 38 66 34 46
Victoria/Ardmore Rosebuds BAL 26.1 4.19 140 5257 4619 587 1120 195 28 103 497 28 14 520 908 .242 .322 .364 .685 1680 90 25 80 13 23
Austin Senators MLN 24.6 3.85 141 5444 4691 543 1103 142 28 66 474 60 14 604 772 .235 .323 .320 .642 1499 120 22 88 39 62
League Totals 24.3 4.50 839 32080 28051 3777 7156 1132 215 597 3342 380 168 3191 4725 .255 .333 .375 .708 10509 598 187 473 178 261

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
San Antonio Missions CHC 22.5 3.79 74 65 .532 3.21 140 140 89 51 8 1221.0 1092 531 436 93 500 22 731 20 1 51 1.304 8.0 0.7 3.7 5.4 1.46
Tulsa Oilers STL 22.3 3.80 83 55 .601 3.14 138 138 87 51 16 1197.0 1088 525 417 79 485 44 838 32 1 68 1.314 8.2 0.6 3.6 6.3 1.73
Austin Senators MLN 22.6 3.86 69 71 .493 3.06 141 141 86 55 11 1262.0 1110 544 429 60 559 31 804 41 3 71 1.323 7.9 0.4 4.0 5.7 1.44
Amarillo Gold Sox NYY 23.0 4.01 90 50 .643 3.22 140 140 92 48 12 1240.0 1114 561 444 83 585 41 773 24 2 82 1.370 8.1 0.6 4.2 5.6 1.32
Rio Grande Valley/Victoria Giants SFG 24.1 4.36 69 71 .493 3.62 140 140 85 55 9 1237.0 1139 611 497 124 523 48 948 34 2 37 1.344 8.3 0.9 3.8 6.9 1.81
Victoria/Ardmore Rosebuds BAL 23.6 5.14 57 83 .407 4.39 140 140 94 46 8 1195.0 1248 719 583 103 611 35 739 43 0 58 1.556 9.4 0.8 4.6 5.6 1.21
League Totals 23.0 4.16 442 395 .528 3.43 839 839 533 306 64 7352.0 6791 3491 2806 542 3263 221 4833 194 9 367 1.368 8.3 0.7 4.0 5.9 1.48

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Austin Senators MLN 141 3777 1541 166 130 .970 26 60 30 33% Bill Adair
San Antonio Missions CHC 140 3660 1650 188 156 .966 13 42 28 40% Harry Craft, Ripper Collins and Bobby Adams
Rio Grande Valley/Victoria Giants SFG 140 3712 1484 193 113 .964 12 57 20 26% Ray Murray
Amarillo Gold Sox NYY 140 3723 1677 202 146 .964 18 50 26 34% Sheriff Robinson
Victoria/Ardmore Rosebuds BAL 140 3588 1587 205 144 .962 17 69 46 40% George Staller
Tulsa Oilers STL 138 3590 1468 212 128 .960 19 46 22 32% Whitey Kurowski
League Totals 839 22050 9407 1166 817 .964 105 324 172 35%