1961 Cincinnati Reds

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93-61 Lost WS
Record Outcome

1961 Cincinnati Reds

What was the record of the 1961 Cincinnati Reds?

The Cincinnati Reds finished the regular season with a 93-61 record. They went 47-30 at home and 46-31 on the road. Including the postseason, the Cincinnati Reds went 94-65. Their final game was a loss in the World Series to the New York Yankees.

What division did the 1961 Cincinnati Reds play in?

The 1961 Cincinnati Reds played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1961.

What was the 1961 Cincinnati Reds record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1961 Cincinnati Reds had their best month in May, when they went 20-6 and had a 76.9% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 6-10 and had a 37.5% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 6-10 37.5% +1
May 20-6 76.9% +22
June 19-12 61.3% +24
July 18-12 60% -3
August 16-13 55.2% -1
September 14-7 66.7% +16
October 0-1 0% -2

Did the 1961 Cincinnati Reds Win The World Series?

No. While the 1961 Cincinnati Reds did play in the World Series, they lost to the New York Yankees.

What was the run differential for the 1961 Cincinnati Reds?

The Cincinnati Reds finished the regular season with a run differential of +57. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Reds could have been expected to have about 82.9 wins, or a 83-71 record in the regular season.

How did the 1961 Cincinnati Reds perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1961 Cincinnati Reds went 35-14.

How did the 1961 Cincinnati Reds perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1961 Cincinnati Reds went 6-3 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1961 Cincinnati Reds?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1961 Cincinnati Reds was a 9 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1961 Cincinnati Reds?

The longest losing streak that the Cincinnati Reds had during the 1961 regular season was 8 games, which happened once during the season.

1961 Cincinnati Reds Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 11, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Win 7 - 1
Thu, Apr 13, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 2
Fri, Apr 14, 1961 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 3
Sat, Apr 15, 1961 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 4
Sun, Apr 16, 1961 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Apr 18, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Win 9 - 1
Wed, Apr 19, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 2
Thu, Apr 20, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Apr 21, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Apr 22, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 1
Sun, Apr 23, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 5
Wed, Apr 26, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Thu, Apr 27, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 5
Sat, Apr 29, 1961 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Apr 30, 1961 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Apr 30, 1961 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 2
Mon, May 1, 1961 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Tue, May 2, 1961 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Wed, May 3, 1961 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 3
Thu, May 4, 1961 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 0
Fri, May 5, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 6 - 5 (12)
Sun, May 7, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 5 - 4
Sun, May 7, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 0
Wed, May 10, 1961 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2
Fri, May 12, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 8
Sat, May 13, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 5 - 13
Sun, May 14, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 1
Tue, May 16, 1961 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 2
Wed, May 17, 1961 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 2 - 1
Fri, May 19, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 3 - 2
Sat, May 20, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 5 - 9
Sun, May 21, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 7 - 6
Sun, May 21, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 2 - 3
Mon, May 22, 1961 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Tue, May 23, 1961 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 2 - 0
Wed, May 24, 1961 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 5
Sat, May 27, 1961 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 4
Sun, May 28, 1961 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 2
Mon, May 29, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 1
Tue, May 30, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 6
Tue, May 30, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 4
Wed, May 31, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 8 - 7
Fri, Jun 2, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 6 - 7
Sat, Jun 3, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 7 - 10
Sun, Jun 4, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 1
Sun, Jun 4, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 8
Mon, Jun 5, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 5 - 3
Tue, Jun 6, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 7 - 3
Wed, Jun 7, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Jun 8, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 10 - 8
Fri, Jun 9, 1961 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 8
Sat, Jun 10, 1961 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jun 11, 1961 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 2
Sun, Jun 11, 1961 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 9 - 3
Tue, Jun 13, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jun 14, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Jun 15, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 8 - 1
Fri, Jun 16, 1961 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 1
Sat, Jun 17, 1961 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 10 - 5
Sun, Jun 18, 1961 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 2
Sun, Jun 18, 1961 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 10 - 0
Tue, Jun 20, 1961 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 3 (11)
Tue, Jun 20, 1961 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Jun 21, 1961 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 9 - 2
Thu, Jun 22, 1961 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 5
Fri, Jun 23, 1961 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 4
Sat, Jun 24, 1961 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 7 - 9
Sun, Jun 25, 1961 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jun 27, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Win 10 - 8
Wed, Jun 28, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 16
Wed, Jun 28, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 7
Thu, Jun 29, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 8 - 15
Fri, Jun 30, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 0
Sat, Jul 1, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Jul 2, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 8 - 5 (13)
Sun, Jul 2, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 3
Mon, Jul 3, 1961 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jul 4, 1961 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 2 - 0
Wed, Jul 5, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jul 6, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 7, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 11 - 7
Fri, Jul 7, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 1
Sat, Jul 8, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 10
Sun, Jul 9, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 14 - 3
Thu, Jul 13, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3
Fri, Jul 14, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 7 - 8 (10)
Sat, Jul 15, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jul 16, 1961 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Jul 17, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 4 - 13
Tue, Jul 18, 1961 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 8 - 12
Wed, Jul 19, 1961 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 8
Thu, Jul 20, 1961 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 10
Sat, Jul 22, 1961 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 8
Sun, Jul 23, 1961 vs San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 5
Sun, Jul 23, 1961 vs San Francisco Giants Win 11 - 2
Mon, Jul 24, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 9 - 3
Tue, Jul 25, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 0 - 2
Wed, Jul 26, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jul 27, 1961 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 2 - 1
Fri, Jul 28, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jul 29, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jul 30, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jul 30, 1961 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 4
Wed, Aug 2, 1961 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 2
Wed, Aug 2, 1961 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Thu, Aug 3, 1961 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 1
Fri, Aug 4, 1961 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 4
Sat, Aug 5, 1961 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 7 - 11
Sun, Aug 6, 1961 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 9
Sun, Aug 6, 1961 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 2 (10)
Mon, Aug 7, 1961 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Aug 8, 1961 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 5 - 6
Wed, Aug 9, 1961 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 0
Fri, Aug 11, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Aug 12, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Aug 13, 1961 @ San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 1
Tue, Aug 15, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 2
Wed, Aug 16, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 6 - 0
Wed, Aug 16, 1961 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 8 - 0
Fri, Aug 18, 1961 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 3
Sat, Aug 19, 1961 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 1
Sun, Aug 20, 1961 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Aug 22, 1961 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 12
Tue, Aug 22, 1961 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 5