1961 San Francisco Giants

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Season Overview

85-69 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1961 San Francisco Giants

What was the record of the 1961 San Francisco Giants?

The San Francisco Giants finished the regular season with a 85-69 record. They went 45-32 at home and 40-37 on the road.

What division did the 1961 San Francisco Giants play in?

The 1961 San Francisco Giants played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1961.

What was the 1961 San Francisco Giants record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1961 San Francisco Giants had their best month in April, when they went 10-6 and had a 62.5% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 13-15 and had a 46.4% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 10-6 62.5% +9
May 16-10 61.5% +26
June 15-15 50% +18
July 13-15 46.4% +18
August 15-11 57.7% +18
September 15-11 57.7% +24
October 1-1 50% +5

Did the 1961 San Francisco Giants make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1961 San Francisco Giants?

The San Francisco Giants finished the regular season with a run differential of +118. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Giants could have been expected to have about 88.7 wins, or a 89-65 record in the regular season.

How did the 1961 San Francisco Giants perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1961 San Francisco Giants went 29-28.

How did the 1961 San Francisco Giants perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1961 San Francisco Giants went 7-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1961 San Francisco Giants?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1961 San Francisco Giants was a 6 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1961 San Francisco Giants?

The longest losing streak that the San Francisco Giants had during the 1961 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1961 San Francisco Giants Schedule

= Playoff Team

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