1961 Baltimore Orioles

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Season Overview

95-67 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1961 Baltimore Orioles

What was the record of the 1961 Baltimore Orioles?

The Baltimore Orioles finished the regular season with a 95-67 record. They went 48-33 at home and 47-34 on the road.

What division did the 1961 Baltimore Orioles play in?

The 1961 Baltimore Orioles played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1961.

What was the 1961 Baltimore Orioles record by month?

The 1961 Baltimore Orioles had their best month in August, when they went 20-11 and had a 64.5% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 8-8 and had a 50% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 8-8 50% +2
May 17-12 58.6% -5
June 15-15 50% +7
July 18-11 62.1% +34
August 20-11 64.5% +62
September 17-10 63.0% +3

Did the 1961 Baltimore Orioles make the Postseason?

No, the Orioles didn't make the Postseason in 1961.

What was the run differential for the 1961 Baltimore Orioles?

The Baltimore Orioles finished the regular season with a run differential of +103. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Orioles could have been expected to have about 93.0 wins, or a 93-69 record in the regular season.

How did the 1961 Baltimore Orioles perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1961 Baltimore Orioles went 30-28.

How did the 1961 Baltimore Orioles perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1961 Baltimore Orioles went 7-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1961 Baltimore Orioles?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1961 Baltimore Orioles was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1961 Baltimore Orioles?

The longest losing streak that the Baltimore Orioles had during the 1961 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1961 Baltimore Orioles Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 11, 1961 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 2 - 7
Fri, Apr 14, 1961 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Apr 15, 1961 vs Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 0
Sun, Apr 16, 1961 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 5 - 10
Sun, Apr 16, 1961 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 6 (11)
Fri, Apr 21, 1961 vs New York Yankees Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Apr 22, 1961 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 3
Sun, Apr 23, 1961 vs New York Yankees Win 4 - 1
Mon, Apr 24, 1961 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Apr 25, 1961 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 2
Wed, Apr 26, 1961 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 6
Thu, Apr 27, 1961 @ Washington Senators Win 5 - 0
Fri, Apr 28, 1961 @ Washington Senators Win 4 - 2
Sat, Apr 29, 1961 @ Washington Senators Win 5 - 0
Sun, Apr 30, 1961 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 8
Sun, Apr 30, 1961 @ Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 2
Tue, May 2, 1961 @ Los Angeles Angels Win 7 - 6
Wed, May 3, 1961 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 6 - 7
Thu, May 4, 1961 @ Los Angeles Angels Win 8 - 7 (13)
Sat, May 6, 1961 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 0
Sun, May 7, 1961 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Tue, May 9, 1961 @ Minnesota Twins Win 13 - 5
Wed, May 10, 1961 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 10
Thu, May 11, 1961 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 7
Fri, May 12, 1961 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 2
Sat, May 13, 1961 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 1
Sun, May 14, 1961 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 1 (15)
Sun, May 14, 1961 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 6
Mon, May 15, 1961 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 10
Tue, May 16, 1961 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 10
Wed, May 17, 1961 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 9
Fri, May 19, 1961 vs Washington Senators Win 4 - 2
Sat, May 20, 1961 vs Washington Senators Win 4 - 3
Sun, May 21, 1961 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 4
Sun, May 21, 1961 @ New York Yankees Win 3 - 2
Mon, May 22, 1961 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 8
Tue, May 23, 1961 vs Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 1
Wed, May 24, 1961 vs Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1
Wed, May 24, 1961 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 3
Thu, May 25, 1961 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 4
Sat, May 27, 1961 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 4
Sun, May 28, 1961 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 5
Tue, May 30, 1961 @ Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 0
Tue, May 30, 1961 @ Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1
Wed, May 31, 1961 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 9
Fri, Jun 2, 1961 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Jun 3, 1961 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 1
Sun, Jun 4, 1961 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 6
Mon, Jun 5, 1961 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 0 - 3
Tue, Jun 6, 1961 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 3 - 7
Tue, Jun 6, 1961 vs Los Angeles Angels Win 2 - 0
Wed, Jun 7, 1961 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 0 - 4
Thu, Jun 8, 1961 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Jun 10, 1961 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jun 11, 1961 vs Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 2
Sun, Jun 11, 1961 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 7
Mon, Jun 12, 1961 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 8 - 9
Tue, Jun 13, 1961 vs Washington Senators Win 8 - 7
Wed, Jun 14, 1961 vs Washington Senators Loss 1 - 5
Thu, Jun 15, 1961 vs Washington Senators Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jun 16, 1961 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Jun 17, 1961 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 1
Sun, Jun 18, 1961 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jun 18, 1961 @ Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 5
Tue, Jun 20, 1961 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jun 21, 1961 @ Minnesota Twins Win 11 - 5
Thu, Jun 22, 1961 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 2
Fri, Jun 23, 1961 @ Los Angeles Angels Win 8 - 6
Sat, Jun 24, 1961 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 1 - 4
Sun, Jun 25, 1961 @ Los Angeles Angels Win 9 - 8 (14)
Tue, Jun 27, 1961 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 5 - 3
Tue, Jun 27, 1961 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 7 - 2
Wed, Jun 28, 1961 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 5 - 4
Thu, Jun 29, 1961 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 2
Fri, Jun 30, 1961 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 6 (12)
Sat, Jul 1, 1961 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 8 - 11 (11)
Sun, Jul 2, 1961 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 3
Mon, Jul 3, 1961 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 0
Tue, Jul 4, 1961 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jul 5, 1961 @ Washington Senators Win 2 - 0
Thu, Jul 6, 1961 @ Washington Senators Loss 0 - 1
Fri, Jul 7, 1961 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 2
Fri, Jul 7, 1961 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 5 - 0
Sat, Jul 8, 1961 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 7 - 2
Sun, Jul 9, 1961 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 8 - 0
Thu, Jul 13, 1961 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 14, 1961 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 6
Sat, Jul 15, 1961 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 16, 1961 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Jul 17, 1961 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 5
Tue, Jul 18, 1961 @ Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 7 (10)
Wed, Jul 19, 1961 @ Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 2
Thu, Jul 20, 1961 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 8 - 15
Sat, Jul 22, 1961 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 7
Sat, Jul 22, 1961 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 11
Sun, Jul 23, 1961 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jul 25, 1961 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jul 26, 1961 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jul 26, 1961 vs Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 2
Thu, Jul 27, 1961 vs Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 5
Fri, Jul 28, 1961 @ New York Yankees Win 4 - 0
Sat, Jul 29, 1961 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Jul 30, 1961 @ New York Yankees Win 4 - 0
Sun, Jul 30, 1961 @ New York Yankees Win 2 - 1
Wed, Aug 2, 1961 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Aug 2, 1961 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3