1961 Chicago White Sox

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Season Overview

86-76 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1961 Chicago White Sox

What was the record of the 1961 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a 86-76 record. They went 53-28 at home and 33-48 on the road.

What division did the 1961 Chicago White Sox play in?

The 1961 Chicago White Sox played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1961.

What was the 1961 Chicago White Sox record by month?

The 1961 Chicago White Sox had their best month in June, when they went 22-10 and had a 68.8% win percentage. Their worst month was May, when they went 9-21 and had a 30% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 7-6 53.8% +3
May 9-21 30% -21
June 22-10 68.8% +49
July 13-16 44.8% -26
August 19-10 65.5% +25
September 16-13 55.2% +9

Did the 1961 Chicago White Sox make the Postseason?

No, the White Sox didn't make the Postseason in 1961.

What was the run differential for the 1961 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a run differential of +39. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the White Sox could have been expected to have about 84.9 wins, or a 85-77 record in the regular season.

How did the 1961 Chicago White Sox perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1961 Chicago White Sox went 34-25.

How did the 1961 Chicago White Sox perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1961 Chicago White Sox went 6-9 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1961 Chicago White Sox?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1961 Chicago White Sox was a 12 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1961 Chicago White Sox?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago White Sox had during the 1961 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

1961 Chicago White Sox Schedule

= Playoff Team

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