|2||New York Yankees|
|Postseason Teams||World Series Winner|
The 1962 World Series winner was the New York Yankees, who defeated the San Francisco Giants in 7 games. The final game was on on Oct 16, 1962, in which the Yankees won 1-0 on the road.
The 1962 World Series started on Oct 4, 1962 and ended on Oct 16, 1962, lasting the full 7 games.
The San Francisco Giants had the best regular season record in the 1962 MLB season at 103-62.
The San Francisco Giants had the best run differential in the 1962 regular season at +188 runs.
The New York Mets had the worst run differential in the 1962 regular season at -331 runs.
The San Francisco Giants had the most runs per game in the 1962 regular season at 5.32 RPG.
The Pittsburgh Pirates allowed the fewest runs per game in the 1962 regular season at 3.89 runs allowed per game.
|Team||Record||Streak||RPG||RPG Allowed||Run Differential||Playoff Result|
|San Francisco Giants||103-62||W1||5.32||4.18||+188||Lost WS|
|Los Angeles Dodgers||102-63||L1||5.10||4.22||+145|
|New York Yankees||96-66||L1||5.04||4.20||+137||Won WS|
|Los Angeles Angels||86-76||L3||4.43||4.36||+12|
|Chicago White Sox||85-77||W1||4.36||4.06||+49|
|St. Louis Cardinals||84-78||W4||4.75||4.07||+110|
|Boston Red Sox||76-84||W1||4.42||4.72||-49|
|Kansas City Athletics||72-90||L3||4.60||5.17||-92|
|Houston Colt .45s||64-96||L1||3.62||4.41||-125|
|New York Mets||40-120||L1||3.81||5.88||-331|