1961 New York Yankees
109 - 53
1960 / 1962 (Organization)
1st place in the AL
Home Record:
Away Record:
65 - 16 (.802)
44 - 37 (.543)
+20.4 wins
+7.6 wins
   
Scored/Expected: 827 / 680 ( +147 )
Allowed/Expected: 612 / 693 ( +81 )
Pyth Record: 103 - 59 (+6)
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Yankee Stadium I
Attendance: 1,747,725 Avg Att: 21,577 (1.72)
Att Rank: 1 / 10 Lg Avg: 12,531
       
Park Factor: 0.94    
HR Factor: 0.93 R/L HR: 0.83 / 1.05
Notes:
- World Series Champions
- Defeated Cincinnati Reds in the World Series

Players

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Positions
Bats
Throws
 
Wins Above Replacement
  Win Shares  
Win Shares Above Bench
#
1
CF
29.7
646
10.5
10.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
47.6
42.7
4.9
0.0
34.3
33.0
1.3
0.0
2
RF
26.8
698
6.9
7.0
-0.8
0.0
-0.6
35.4
32.6
2.8
0.0
22.3
22.1
0.2
0.0
3
C
32.4
482
5.3
5.1
0.8
0.0
0.7
29.5
22.1
7.4
0.0
18.5
14.8
3.7
0.0
4
SP
32.7
114
283.0
4.2
0.4
-0.0
3.8
0.0
21.9
0.0
0.0
21.9
13.1
-0.2
0.0
13.3
5
SP
21.9
74
195.0
3.8
0.3
-0.0
3.6
-0.0
16.8
0.0
0.0
16.8
10.5
-0.1
0.0
10.6
6
3B
24.4
578
3.8
0.9
3.4
0.0
0.5
14.6
7.0
7.6
0.0
2.6
-1.7
4.3
0.0
7
RP
34.4
28
119.0
3.5
0.2
-0.1
3.3
-0.0
21.8
0.3
0.0
21.5
16.4
0.3
0.0
16.2
8
SS
25.7
658
3.4
2.1
2.2
0.0
1.0
21.5
12.3
9.2
0.0
6.9
2.4
4.5
0.0
9
C
28.3
275
2.6
2.7
0.1
0.0
0.2
16.4
13.3
3.1
0.0
10.5
9.2
1.3
0.0
10
1B
30.5
607
2.4
1.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.8
16.6
14.7
1.8
0.0
5.8
5.6
0.2
0.0
11
SP
25.5
73
188.3
2.3
0.1
-0.0
2.2
-0.0
14.3
0.0
0.0
14.3
8.3
-0.1
0.0
8.5
12
LF
36.1
437
2.1
1.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
15.4
12.6
2.8
0.0
7.3
6.1
1.2
0.0
13
LF
35.2
131
1.2
0.6
0.4
0.0
-0.2
4.5
3.6
0.8
0.0
2.1
1.7
0.5
0.0
14
SP
24.5
60
162.7
0.7
-0.2
-0.0
1.0
-0.0
10.0
0.0
0.0
10.0
4.6
-0.1
0.0
4.7
15
RP
23.0
5
45.3
0.6
-0.1
-0.0
0.7
-0.0
4.4
0.0
0.0
4.4
2.3
-0.0
0.0
2.4
16
SP
28.9
45
141.3
0.3
-0.4
-0.0
0.8
-0.0
10.2
0.0
0.0
10.2
5.0
-0.1
0.0
5.1
17
1B
27.7
13
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
18
RP
27.9
1.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
19
-
25.4
15
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
20
SS
23.8
8
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
21
-
25.4
2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
22
SP
28.7
48
129.7
0.0
-0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
5.9
0.0
0.0
5.9
1.8
-0.1
0.0
1.8
23
RP
32.4
5.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
24
CF
28.4
14
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.3
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
25
3B
34.0
109
-0.1
-0.3
0.3
0.0
0.1
1.3
0.1
1.2
0.0
-1.0
-1.5
0.5
0.0
26
SS
32.6
41
-0.1
-0.4
0.4
0.0
0.1
1.0
0.0
1.0
0.0
-0.1
-0.6
0.5
0.0
27
RP
32.4
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
28
1B
37.5
26
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.4
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
29
SW
20.0
1
9.0
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
30
3B
23.0
22
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
-0.1
-0.3
0.2
0.0
31
LF
32.0
273
-0.3
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
3.0
1.5
1.5
0.0
-2.0
-2.6
0.6
0.0
32
RP
29.0
4
31.7
-0.3
0.1
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.4
-0.9
0.1
0.0
-1.0
33
SW
28.6
2
13.0
-0.6
0.0
-0.0
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.5
34
2B
25.9
706
-0.6
0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.5
11.9
5.5
6.4
0.0
-3.4
-5.1
1.7
0.0
35
SP
32.2
19
54.3
-0.8
-0.2
-0.0
-0.5
0.0
1.0
0.0
0.0
1.0
-0.8
-0.0
0.0
-0.7
36
SP
30.8
25
72.0
-0.9
-0.2
-0.0
-0.7
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-2.3
-0.0
0.0
-2.3
       
6239
1451.0
 
49.5
31.2
5.9
12.9
0.4
 
327.0
169.2
51.2
106.7
 
160.4
82.0
20.8
57.6
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James