Select Metric:

1961 National League

1960 / 1962

Top Hitter

Hank Aaron

Hank
Aaron

Top Pitcher

Don Cardwell

Don
Cardwell

Champions

Cincinnati Reds

Cincinnati Reds

Show Season Profile

All-1961 NL Team

-

Left Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Wally Moon LAD 3.3 5.2 -1.2
Frank Thomas 2 tms 2.9 3.2 0.5
Center Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Hank Aaron MIL 9.4 7.4 2.4
Willie Mays SFG 8.7 7.3 1.4
Right Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Frank Robinson CIN 7.7 7.7 0.7
Roberto Clemente PIT 6.4 7.0 0.0
Shortstop
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Ernie Banks CHC 4.6 3.3 0.7
Roy McMillan MIL 2.9 0.1 1.9
Third Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Ken Boyer STL 8.0 6.3 1.3
Eddie Mathews MIL 7.3 7.1 -0.2
Second Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Frank Bolling MIL 4.3 2.4 1.4
Jim Gilliam LAD 2.4 1.4 0.7
First Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Orlando Cepeda SFG 5.7 6.7 -0.1
Joe Adcock MIL 3.8 4.8 -0.2
Catcher
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Joe Torre MIL 3.4 1.9 0.8
Smoky Burgess PIT 3.2 2.4 0.3
Starting Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Don Drysdale LAD 5.9 5.4 0.5
Don Cardwell CHC 5.9 6.1 -0.2
Warren Spahn MIL 5.2 4.1 1.2
Sandy Koufax LAD 5.0 5.7 -0.7
Stan Williams LAD 4.6 4.7 -0.1
Relief Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Ron Perranoski LAD 3.5 3.6 -0.0
Stu Miller SFG 3.3 3.2 0.2
Bobby Shantz PIT 2.1 1.6 0.4
Larry Sherry LAD 1.5 1.5 0.0
Bill Henry CIN 1.5 1.5 -0.1