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

All-Original New York Yankees
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com


Left Field
NYA
36.1
2.1
31.0
1.9
29.4
0.7
27.0
0.4
MULT
35.2
0.3
26.8
0.0

Center Field
NYA
29.7
10.5
30.1
1.5
27.0
1.0
NYA
28.4
-0.1


Right Field
MULT
25.4
2.1
29.6
1.7
34.3
0.6
38.9
-0.4
MULT
31.0
-0.8
MULT
23.0
-1.5
Shortstop
29.3
3.9
NYA
25.7
3.4
NYA
23.8
0.0
26.3
-0.8
Second Base
28.1
2.6
NYA
25.9
-0.6
MULT
33.1
-1.0
Third Base
MULT
29.7
0.3
31.8
-0.1
First Base
27.9
2.4
NYA
30.5
2.4
MULT
27.8
-0.2
33.7
-0.7
22.6
-0.9
 
Catcher
NYA
32.4
5.3
NYA
28.3
2.6
30.9
1.2
32.1
0.2
MULT
34.3
0.1
27.1
-0.0
32.4
-0.1
30.6
-0.5
Starting Pitcher
IP
NYA
32.7
283.0
4.2
NYA
21.9
195.0
3.8
29.1
205.3
3.1
MULT
31.2
165.7
2.8
NYA
25.5
188.3
2.3
34.6
272.3
2.1
NYA
24.5
162.7
0.7
NYA
28.9
141.3
0.3
30.7
92.7
-0.6
Swingman
IP
31.5
75.0
0.1
MULT
28.6
39.7
-0.1
MULT
27.9
72.7
-0.1
NYA
20.0
9.0
-0.2
Relief Pitcher
IP
31.1
91.7
2.8
NYA
23.0
45.3
0.6
33.1
21.0
-0.7
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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com.

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry.

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James