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Cleveland Indians

1961 Cleveland Indians Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 78-83
Finished 5th in the AL

Manager: Jimmy Dykes (77-83)

Manager: Mel Harder (1-0)

1961 Cleveland Indians Statistics
1961 Cleveland Indians Game-by-Game Results

The Cleveland Indians of the American League ended the season with a record of 78 wins and 83 losses, finishing fifth in the AL. Jimmy Dykes and Mel Harder served as manager.


PlayerPos.BatsThrowsBirth DateHeightWeightCollege
Bob AllenPLLOctober 23, 19376'2"175
Johnny AntonelliPLLApril 12, 19306'1"185
Ken Aspromonte2BRRSeptember 22, 19316'0"180
Gary BellPRRNovember 17, 19366'1"196
Walt BondRFLROctober 19, 19376'7"228
Ty ClineCFLLJune 15, 19396'0"170
Bill DaileyPRRMarch 13, 19356'3"185
Mike de la HozIFRROctober 2, 19385'11"175
Don DillardCFLRJanuary 8, 19376'1"200
Chuck EssegianOFRRAugust 9, 19315'11"200
Tito FranconaLFLLNovember 4, 19335'11"190
Frank FunkPRRAugust 30, 19356'0"175
Mudcat GrantPRRAugust 13, 19356'1"186
Bob Hale1BLLNovember 7, 19335'10"195
Steve HamiltonPLLNovember 30, 19346'6"190
Wynn HawkinsPRRFebruary 20, 19366'3"195
Woodie HeldSSRRMarch 25, 19325'10"167
Russ HemanPRRFebruary 10, 19336'4"200
Hal Jones1BRRApril 9, 19366'2"194
Willie KirklandRFLRFebruary 17, 19346'1"206
Jack Kubiszyn3BRRDecember 19, 19365'11"170
Barry LatmanPRRMay 21, 19366'3"210
Bobby LockePRRMarch 3, 19345'11"185
Al LuplowRFLRMarch 13, 19395'10"175
Sam McDowellPLLSeptember 21, 19426'5"190
Joe MorganCFLRNovember 19, 19305'10"170
Bob NiemanLFRRJanuary 26, 19275'11"195
Jim PerryPBROctober 30, 19356'4"190
Bubba Phillips3BRRFebruary 24, 19285'9"180
Jim PiersallCFRRNovember 14, 19296'0"175
Vic Power1BRRNovember 1, 19276'0"186
John RomanoCRRAugust 23, 19345'11"205
Joe SchaffernothPRRAugust 6, 19376'4"195
Dick StigmanPRLJanuary 24, 19366'3"200
Johnny Temple2BRRAugust 8, 19275'11"175
Valmy ThomasCRROctober 21, 19255'9"165