1961 Most Common Starters

  • Players listed have the most games at that position
  • (WAR)
1961 Most Common Starters
Rk Tm C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF
1Baltimore OriolesG.Triandos (1.19)J.Gentile (6.89)J.Adair (2.12)B.Robinson (3.50)R.Hansen (2.39)R.Snyder (0.31)J.Brandt (3.68)E.Robinson (1.37)
2Boston Red SoxJ.Pagliaroni (1.16)P.Runnels (1.43)C.Schilling (2.79)F.Malzone (1.01)D.Buddin (2.39)C.Yastrzemski (-0.27)G.Geiger (1.66)J.Jensen (0.62)
3Chicago CubsD.Bertell (0.02)E.Bouchee (0.72)D.Zimmer (0.81)R.Santo (2.99)E.Banks (4.56)B.Williams (1.17)A.Heist (1.20)G.Altman (4.10)
4Chicago White SoxS.Lollar (2.30)R.Sievers (3.60)N.Fox (-0.10)A.Smith (2.47)L.Aparicio (2.92)M.Minoso (1.95)J.Landis (3.94)F.Robinson (2.69)
5Cincinnati RedsJ.Zimmerman (-1.52)G.Coleman (2.94)D.Blasingame (-1.02)G.Freese (2.58)E.Kasko (1.76)F.Robinson (7.63)V.Pinson (7.52)W.Post (2.76)
6Cleveland IndiansJ.Romano (4.60)V.Power (-0.75)J.Temple (-0.03)B.Phillips (0.98)W.Held (3.90)T.Francona (3.21)J.Piersall (4.84)W.Kirkland (2.80)
7Detroit TigersD.Brown (1.89)N.Cash (9.17)J.Wood (0.43)S.Boros (1.08)C.Fernandez (0.16)R.Colavito (7.63)B.Bruton (2.61)A.Kaline (8.40)
8Kansas City AthleticsH.Sullivan (0.58)N.Siebern (2.46)J.Lumpe (2.66)W.Causey (1.47)D.Howser (2.83)L.Posada (-0.52)B.Del Greco (-0.35)J.Rivera (-0.36)
9Los Angeles AngelsE.Averill (1.83)S.Bilko (2.13)K.Aspromonte (0.58)E.Yost (0.30)J.Koppe (0.47)L.Wagner (1.50)K.Hunt (0.95)A.Pearson (3.22)
10Los Angeles DodgersJ.Roseboro (2.72)G.Hodges (-0.59)C.Neal (-1.04)J.Gilliam (2.39)M.Wills (2.16)W.Moon (3.26)W.Davis (2.37)R.Fairly (2.54)
11Minnesota TwinsE.Battey (3.13)H.Killebrew (5.68)B.Martin (-0.89)B.Tuttle (-0.09)Z.Versalles (1.30)J.Lemon (0.18)L.Green (2.11)B.Allison (2.15)
12Milwaukee BravesJ.Torre (3.39)J.Adcock (3.74)F.Bolling (4.23)E.Mathews (7.26)R.McMillan (2.90)F.Thomas (2.82)H.Aaron (9.46)L.Maye (2.50)
13New York YankeesE.Howard (5.36)B.Skowron (2.40)B.Richardson (-0.67)C.Boyer (3.77)T.Kubek (3.32)Y.Berra (2.07)M.Mantle (10.43)R.Maris (6.89)
14Philadelphia PhilliesC.Dalrymple (0.99)P.Herrera (0.97)T.Taylor (0.64)C.Smith (0.40)R.Amaro (2.49)J.Callison (1.92)T.Gonzalez (1.48)K.Walters (-0.64)
15Pittsburgh PiratesS.Burgess (3.21)D.Stuart (3.24)B.Mazeroski (1.82)D.Hoak (3.56)D.Groat (1.96)B.Skinner (0.37)B.Virdon (1.59)R.Clemente (6.36)
16San Francisco GiantsE.Bailey (1.66)W.McCovey (2.65)J.Amalfitano (0.35)J.Davenport (2.86)J.Pagan (1.05)H.Kuenn (0.83)W.Mays (8.72)F.Alou (2.91)
17St. Louis CardinalsJ.Schaffer (-0.07)B.White (2.61)J.Javier (1.53)K.Boyer (7.97)A.Grammas (0.74)S.Musial (2.64)C.Flood (3.84)J.Cunningham (1.62)
18Washington SenatorsG.Green (1.42)D.Long (0.88)C.Cottier (1.81)D.O'Connell (2.73)C.Veal (-0.75)C.Hinton (1.18)W.Tasby (0.34)G.Woodling (1.63)