1961 Kansas City Athletics Roster

The 1961 Kansas City Athletics team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1961 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1961 Kansas City Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1961 Kansas City Athletics salary list, a 1961 Kansas City Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1961 Kansas City Athletics primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"For the benefit of you younger fellows, we have a lot of rules on this club (as manager of the Baltimore Orioles)." - Hank Bauer
1961 Kansas City Athletics


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Complete Roster

6-00
190
Left
Right
1932-05-25
6-03
205
Right
Right
1939-01-21
6-01
185
Left
Left
1932-10-07
6-02
196
Right
Right
1929-04-03
6-00
190
Right
Right
1930-10-11
5-11
185
Right
Right
1932-09-29
5-11
185
Right
Right
1929-12-15
6-04
210
Right
Right
1933-06-16
6-03
165
Right
Right
1939-07-08
6-00
165
Left
Left
1934-07-19
5-11
186
Right
Right
1943-04-25
6-01
187
Right
Right
1936-07-07
6-04
227
Right
Right
1929-08-07
6-02
170
Left
Left
1929-04-29
6-03
219
Left
Left
1928-07-30
6-00
187
Right
Right
1936-12-20
5-11
178
Right
Both
1935-05-30
6-02
195
Right
Right
1933-06-29
6-00
195
Right
Right
1920-08-21
6-01
195
Right
Both
1939-02-12
6-03
190
Right
Right
1935-09-27
200
Right
Right
1935-04-19
6-04
200
Right
Left
1938-12-04
5-11
175
Right
Right
1937-07-09
5-10
180
Right
Right
1929-08-04
6-04
215
Right
Right
1930-12-15
5-11½
185
Right
Right
1935-01-08
5-10
170
Left
Left
1919-10-01
6-01
195
Right
Right
1931-10-18
5-10½
175
Right
Left
1936-12-26
5-08
155
Right
Right
1936-05-14
5-11
180
Right
Left
1939-10-15
6-02
185
Right
Left
1933-06-02
5-10
155
Right
Left
1939-08-10
6-03
205
Right
Left
1933-07-26
6-00
197
Left
Left
1933-09-02
6-00
175
Right
Right
1932-05-17
6-00
192
Right
Right
1922-07-31
6-00
180
Right
Right
1941-04-14
6-01
205
Right
Left
1932-03-27
5-11
190
Right
Right
1933-04-07
5-11
202
Right
Right
1931-08-09
5-07
170
Right
Left
1935-11-07
6-02
209
Right
Right
1938-07-17
5-10
180
Left
Left
1937-02-12
5-10
180
Left
Left
1930-07-03
5-11
175
Right
Right
1936-04-15
5-11
180
Right
Right
1931-03-27
6-00
196
Left
Left
1921-07-22
6-04
175
Right
Left
1933-01-20
6-00
190
Right
Right
1929-07-04
5-08
180
Right
Left
1927-03-16


The 1961 Kansas City Athletics played 161 games during the regular season, won 61 games, lost 100 games, and finished in tenth position. They played their home games at Municipal Stadium (Park Factors: 100/102) where 683,817 fans witnessed their 1961 Athletics finish the season with a .379 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1961 Kansas City Athletics Opening Day starters list, a 1961 Kansas City Athletics salary list, a 1961 Kansas City Athletics uniform number breakdown and a 1961 Kansas City Athletics primary starters list:


1961 Kansas City Athletics
Salaries


1961 Kansas City Athletics
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 1961 Kansas City Athletics Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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