1961 American League

The 1961 season was the American League's 61st, and 10 teams competed in the league that year. The New York Yankees won the 1961 championship.

1961 American League Standings
1961 American League League Leaders

Baltimore Orioles (95-67) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Boston Red Sox (76-86) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Chicago White Sox (86-76) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Cleveland Indians (78-83) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Detroit Tigers (101-61) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Kansas City Athletics (61-100) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Los Angeles Angels (70-91) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Minnesota Twins (70-90) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
New York Yankees (109-53) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Washington Senators (61-100) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results

Marker indicates city location, not venue address.

1961 Award Winners

Whitey Ford - Babe Ruth Award
Vic Power - Gold Glove
Bobby Richardson - Gold Glove
Brooks Robinson - Gold Glove
Earl Battey - Gold Glove
Al Kaline - Gold Glove
Jim Landis - Gold Glove
Jim Piersall - Gold Glove
Frank Lary - Gold Glove
Luis Aparicio - Gold Glove
Roger Maris - Most Valuable Player
Don Schwall - Rookie of the Year
Norm Cash - TSN All-Star
Bobby Richardson - TSN All-Star
Brooks Robinson - TSN All-Star
Elston Howard - TSN All-Star
Rocky Colavito - TSN All-Star
Mickey Mantle - TSN All-Star
Roger Maris - TSN All-Star
Whitey Ford - TSN All-Star
Frank Lary - TSN All-Star
Tony Kubek - TSN All-Star
Luis Arroyo - TSN Fireman of the Year
Whitey Ford - TSN Pitcher of the Year
Roger Maris - TSN Player of the Year

1961 All-Stars

Luis Aparicio
Luis Arroyo DNP
Yogi Berra DNP
Yogi Berra
Jackie Brandt DNP
Jackie Brandt
Jim Bunning
Jim Bunning
Norm Cash
Norm Cash
Rocky Colavito
Rocky Colavito
Dick Donovan DNP
Dick Donovan
Ryne Duren DNP
Whitey Ford DNP
Whitey Ford
Mike Fornieles
Nellie Fox DNP
Nellie Fox
Tito Francona DNP
Jim Gentile DNP
Jim Gentile
Elston Howard
Elston Howard
Dick Howser DNP
Dick Howser
Al Kaline
Al Kaline
Harmon Killebrew
Harmon Killebrew DNP
Tony Kubek DNP
Tony Kubek
Frank Lary
Barry Latman DNP
Mickey Mantle
Mickey Mantle
Roger Maris
Roger Maris
Ken McBride DNP
Camilo Pascual
Jim Perry DNP
Billy Pierce DNP
Brooks Robinson
Brooks Robinson
John Romano
John Romano
Don Schwall
Roy Sievers
Bill Skowron DNP
Johnny Temple
Johnny Temple
Hoyt Wilhelm DNP
Hoyt Wilhelm