1961 Washington Senators

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Season Overview

61-100 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1961 Washington Senators

What was the record of the 1961 Washington Senators?

The Washington Senators finished the regular season with a 61-100 record. They went 33-46 at home and 28-54 on the road.

What division did the 1961 Washington Senators play in?

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

What was the 1961 Washington Senators record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1961 Washington Senators had their best month in May, when they went 17-12 and had a 58.6% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 5-24 and had a 17.2% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 5-11 31.2% -19
May 17-12 58.6% +19
June 11-19 36.7% -37
July 12-14 46.2% -16
August 5-24 17.2% -62
September 11-19 36.7% -42
October 0-1 0% -1

Did the 1961 Washington Senators make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1961 Washington Senators?

The Washington Senators finished the regular season with a run differential of -158. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Senators could have been expected to have about 64.0 wins, or a 64-97 record in the regular season.

How did the 1961 Washington Senators perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1961 Washington Senators went 23-40.

How did the 1961 Washington Senators perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1961 Washington Senators went 4-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1961 Washington Senators?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1961 Washington Senators was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1961 Washington Senators?

The longest losing streak that the Washington Senators had during the 1961 regular season was 14 games, which happened once during the season.

1961 Washington Senators Schedule

= Playoff Team

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