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1961 Register League Encyclopedia

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

League-by-League Batting

RkLgLevTmsBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
35American LeagueMajor League1028.24.531622623065490473421403722264041534684057831159028330.256.329.395.724216731256319733448290
36National LeagueMajor League827.64.521238472624212856001102917493501196522146828839956622.262.327.405.73217066976254572313442
6American AssociationAAA626.14.639043417130376418381431407288667387334331144770.268.334.399.73312127795439242255
7International LeagueAAA826.94.00123844431399064957100501554330945451637337116888.252.313.378.69215099536278
8Pacific Coast LeagueAAA826.54.68123646775408985785106891672375982534243921549326622.261.338.393.73116057941578367
3Mexican LeagueAA629.14.928053043526763396275021202295458361629316230183555.280.350.399.74910668669394260
4Southern AssociationAA825.74.78122246772409075836108301861304741525933550646491.265.343.379.723155221007444357373
5Texas LeagueAA624.34.508393208028051377771561132215597334238016831914725.255.333.375.70810509598187473178261
1Eastern LeagueA622.84.948383114427496413973751292325544369033830395153.268.338.398.73610949354255
2South Atlantic LeagueA824.04.5111044157136330497991251427337680435250531445216280.251.332.365.69713266447273229
9Carolina LeagueB622.74.778363212927583399169211107244483345452321436524913.251.342.361.7039965293377224220
10Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueB622.24.977782988725677386765311054227521336652836745561.254.345.374.7199602539344192231
11Northwest LeagueB622.94.638382971825868387969001128226498345039522333105000.267.347.386.7339974584326214
12California LeagueC621.15.328383162927216445771871131264569387562723539146090.264.354.388.74210553432285214
13Mexican Center LeagueC622.15.297342829824320388064301099316450335549026433662782.264.350.391.7429511624347265
14Northern LeagueC621.95.21764295822503639786560942212448337359736944561.262.360.370.7309270255387210
15Pioneer LeagueC621.85.857783086426609455474111265319710405140715234805884.279.365.430.79511444548273263239
22Appalachian LeagueShort-Season D819.86.42544211031788034924667876180449290538029644587.261.364.405.7697250123136
16Alabama-Florida LeagueD621.05.29708273592300537445870917170405313646912935734685.255.359.363.7228342436268334179
17Florida State LeagueD721.24.66966339142848845037094925404209373167824344405248.249.353.332.6859454284413289215
18Midwest LeagueD820.65.479963769332304544983101381267753460859647197173.257.350.386.73612484435235
19New York-Pennsylvania LeagueD820.85.9110003909532479591084021467307858502570155747343.259.370.402.77213057587329434279
20Sophomore LeagueD620.36.737603026225270511669211106350572428878822343045678.274.382.413.79510443439237223228
21Western Carolina LeagueD621.15.69610235551996634725109862263233277855229844179.256.357.360.7177196244207154
23Cuban National SeriesForeign4
24Japan Central LeagueForeign625.23.19780286022569824896052961161456233150436720564087.236.294.339.6338703486146546156147
25Japan Pacific LeagueForeign625.83.828403107828260320570081248198571295856830620634891.248.302.367.66910365616194387174159
26Dominican Winter LeagueWinter4
27Mexican Pacific Winter LeagueWinter
28Northern Autumn LeagueWinter6
29Panama-Nicaragua Winter LeagueWinter4
30Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter6
31Roberto Avila LeagueWinter6
32Sonora Winter LeagueWinter4
33Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinter4
41Florida Winter LeagueWinter6
38Arizona Instructional LeagueWinter Rookie6
39Florida Instructional LeagueWinter Rookie6
40Peninsula Winter LeagueWinter Rookie8
34Quebec Provincial LeagueIndependent
37Western Canada LeagueNo Classification

League-by-League Pitching

RkLgLevTmsPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
35American LeagueMajor League1027.84.53807807.5004.0216221622120541710028914426.2140377342645115345902290833031930424623061.3828.81.03.75.21.41
36National LeagueMajor League827.44.52616616.5004.03123812389103287321211026.2110295600493911963995442662225433356472661.3639.01.03.35.41.66
6American AssociationAAA626.04.63448448.5004.10904904670234547887.08143418335936673114255477017015282343441.4279.30.83.65.41.53
7International LeagueAAA827.44.00615615.50012381238495720
8Pacific Coast LeagueAAA827.64.68616616.500123612365785
3Mexican LeagueAA627.35.28377424.4718058054248
4Southern AssociationAA825.24.78610610.5004.12122212228313917110604.01083058364860741506437364912692447458671.4999.20.64.35.51.28
5Texas LeagueAA623.04.16442395.5283.43839839533306647352.06791349128065423263221483319493671.3688.30.74.05.91.48
1Eastern LeagueA622.14.94419419.5004.33838838540298517090.07375413934155443037229515526423402314191.4699.40.73.96.51.70
2South Atlantic LeagueA823.94.51552552.5003.6911041104726378749594.19125497939376804521229628034532496419171.4228.60.64.25.91.39
9Carolina LeagueB622.24.77415415.5003.71836836554282497281.16921399130004833653220491329341378321381.4528.60.64.56.11.34
10Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueB621.74.97389389.5004.09778778482296456740.26531386730635213674261556124638358301371.5148.70.74.97.41.51
11Northwest LeagueB621.94.63418418.5008388383879
12California LeagueC621.05.32418418.500838838445734
13Mexican Center LeagueC621.85.29359359.5007347343880
14Northern LeagueC620.95.21381381.5004.17764764471293396490.06560397830084483694456125533437296001.5809.10.65.16.31.23
15Pioneer LeagueC620.75.85387387.500778778455433
22Appalachian LeagueShort-Season D819.46.42268268.5005.23544544402142194495.24667349226144492964458719528367213091.6979.30.95.99.21.55
16Alabama-Florida LeagueD620.95.29353353.5004.18708708462246425995.058703744278540535734685268225441.5758.80.65.47.01.31
17Florida State LeagueD720.64.66482482.5004.08966966584382727455.070934503338220444402195263263244871.5478.60.25.46.41.19
18Midwest LeagueD820.35.47495495.5004.61996996606390668295.08310544942467534719717333728624380461.5719.00.85.17.81.52
19New York-Pennsylvania LeagueD820.35.91500500.5004.8410001000685315508541.08402591045918585574734332929460391111.6368.90.95.97.71.32
20Sophomore LeagueD620.26.73380380.500760760511633
21Western Carolina LeagueD621.45.69304304.5004.34610610416194255061.0510934722442233298441792443245640661.5999.10.45.37.41.40
23Cuban National SeriesForeign4
24Japan Central LeagueForeign624.23.19378378.5002.68780780567213877053.16052248920994562056146408714613104286041.1507.70.62.65.21.99
25Japan Pacific LeagueForeign624.73.82410410.5003.16840840641199797490.17008320526265712063159489119411107310851.2118.40.72.55.92.37
26Dominican Winter LeagueWinter4
27Mexican Pacific Winter LeagueWinter1
28Northern Autumn LeagueWinter6
29Panama-Nicaragua Winter LeagueWinter4
30Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter6
31Roberto Avila LeagueWinter6
32Sonora Winter LeagueWinter4
33Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinter4
41Florida Winter LeagueWinter6
38Arizona Instructional LeagueWinter Rookie6
39Florida Instructional LeagueWinter Rookie6
40Peninsula Winter LeagueWinter Rookie8
34Quebec Provincial LeagueIndependent1
37Western Canada LeagueNo Classification1

League-by-League Fielding

RkLgLevTmsGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendance
35American LeagueMajor League101622432811726915061585.97617557831135%
36National LeagueMajor League81238330801372811671270.97615546828838%
6American AssociationAAA69042366199621026980.97094
7International LeagueAAA81238314721304312921092.972155
8Pacific Coast LeagueAAA81236320461305913391206.971154
3Mexican LeagueAA68052079585201067791.96566
4Southern AssociationAA81222318111277214711296.968148
5Texas LeagueAA68392205094071166817.96410532417235%
1Eastern LeagueA68382127185261216766.961112
2South Atlantic LeagueA81104287771159116211021.961154
9Carolina LeagueB68362184490591483800.954182261,266
10Illinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueB67782022282251252702.958193
11Northwest LeagueB68382004882491251748.958131
12California LeagueC68382090482321534615.950241
13Mexican Center LeagueC67341906678881427671.950161
14Northern LeagueC67641947084251540755.948167
15Pioneer LeagueC67782014577481378688.953144260,896
22Appalachian LeagueShort-Season D85441348749431282370.935244
16Alabama-Florida LeagueD67081787366771256577.951190138,086
17Florida State LeagueD79662237190181714665.948211190,552
18Midwest LeagueD89962488598171903768.948290
19New York-Pennsylvania LeagueD810002562393661807815.951234271,098
20Sophomore LeagueD67601899678611689600.941272179,447
21Western Carolina LeagueD66101518361251555409.932176132,202
23Cuban National SeriesForeign4
24Japan Central LeagueForeign6780625.000
25Japan Pacific LeagueForeign6840925.000
26Dominican Winter LeagueWinter4
27Mexican Pacific Winter LeagueWinter1
28Northern Autumn LeagueWinter6
29Panama-Nicaragua Winter LeagueWinter4
30Puerto Rican Winter LeagueWinter6
31Roberto Avila LeagueWinter6
32Sonora Winter LeagueWinter4
33Venezuelan Winter LeagueWinter4
41Florida Winter LeagueWinter6
38Arizona Instructional LeagueWinter Rookie6
39Florida Instructional LeagueWinter Rookie6
40Peninsula Winter LeagueWinter Rookie8
34Quebec Provincial LeagueIndependent1
37Western Canada LeagueNo Classification1

Pro Baseball Map for 1961

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