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New York Yankees

1961 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Arroyo, Luis Left   Left   5'8"  178  02/18/1927
-- Clevenger, Tex Right   Right   6'1"  180  07/09/1932
-- Coates, Jim Right   Right   6'4"  192  08/04/1932
-- Daley, Bud Left   Left   6'1"  185  10/07/1932
-- Ditmar, Art Right   Right   6'2"  185  04/03/1929
-- Downing, Al Right   Left   5'11"  175  06/28/1941
-- Duren, Ryne Right   Right   6'2"  190  02/22/1929
-- Ford, Whitey Left   Left   5'10"  178  10/21/1928
-- James, Johnny Left   Right   5'10"  160  07/23/1933
-- Maas, Duke Right   Right   5'10"  170  01/31/1929
-- McDevitt, Danny Left   Left   5'10"  175  11/18/1932
-- Reniff, Hal Right   Right   6'0"  215  07/02/1938
-- Sheldon, Rollie Right   Right   6'4"  185  12/17/1936
-- Stafford, Bill Right   Right   6'1"  188  08/13/1939
-- Terry, Ralph Right   Right   6'3"  195  01/09/1936
-- Turley, Bob Right   Right   6'2"  215  09/19/1930
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Blanchard, Johnny Left   Right   6'1"  193  02/26/1933
-- Howard, Elston Right   Right   6'2"  196  02/23/1929
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Hale, Bob Left   Left   5'10"  195  11/07/1933
-- Skowron, Bill Right   Right   5'11"  195  12/18/1930
-- Torgeson, Earl Left   Left   6'3"  180  01/01/1924
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Richardson, Bobby Right   Right   5'9"  170  08/19/1935
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Boyer, Clete Right   Right   6'0"  165  02/09/1937
-- Gardner, Billy Right   Right   6'0"  170  07/19/1927
-- Johnson, Deron Right   Right   6'2"  200  07/17/1938
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- DeMaestri, Joe Right   Right   6'0"  170  12/09/1928
-- Kubek, Tony Left   Right   6'3"  190  10/12/1936
-- Tresh, Tom Both   Right   6'1"  180  09/20/1937
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Berra, Yogi Left   Right   5'7"  185  05/12/1925
-- Cerv, Bob Right   Right   6'0"  200  05/05/1926
-- Gonder, Jesse Left   Right   5'10"  180  01/20/1936
-- Lopez, Hector Right   Right   5'11"  182  07/08/1929
-- Mantle, Mickey Both   Right   5'11"  195  10/20/1931
-- Maris, Roger Left   Right   6'0"  197  09/10/1934
-- Reed, Jack Right   Right   6'0"  185  02/02/1933
-- Thomas, Lee Left   Left   6'2"  195  02/05/1936
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