1961 St. Louis Cardinals Schedule

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a comprehensive team schedule for the 1961 St. Louis Cardinals with dates for every game played, opponents faced, a final score, and a cumulative record for the 1961 season.

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"What people don't understand is, one day off for Cal Ripken would not recharge his batteries. One day would not do it. He's not playing 2,130 games in a row. Cal is ONLY playing 162 games a year." - Frank Robinson in The Sporting News (September 11, 1995)

1961 St. Louis Cardinals

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Complete Schedule

1
2-1
W
1-0
2
4-5
L
1-1
3
3-7
L
1-2
4
4-0
W
2-2
5
5-3
W
3-2
6
9-5
W
4-2
7
4-5
L
4-3
8
2-7
L
4-4
9
11-2
W
5-4
10-I
1-2
L
5-5
11-II
7-4
W
6-5
12
3-4
L
6-6
13
1-8
L
6-7
14
10-9
W
7-7
15
2-3
L
7-8
16
7-11
L
7-9
17
0-6
L
7-10
18
3-1
W
8-10
19
6-1
W
9-10
20
4-2
W
10-10
21
2-3
L
10-11
22
5-1
W
11-11
23
1-3
L
11-12
24
4-6
L
11-13
25
1-2
L
11-14
26
3-4
L
11-15
27
0-1
L
11-16
28
0-1
L
11-17
29-I
6-3
W
12-17
30-II
3-0
W
13-17
31
1-3
L
13-18
32
12-4
W
14-18
33
7-2
W
15-18
34
0-1
L
15-19
35
12-2
W
16-19
36
7-5
W
17-19
37
8-4
W
18-19
38
1-2
L
18-20
39
3-5
L
18-21
40
2-3
L
18-22
41
7-6
W
19-22
42
3-1
W
20-22
43
3-9
L
20-23
44
1-7
L
20-24
45
10-8
W
21-24
46-I
6-2
W
22-24
47-II
3-3
T
22-24-1
48
8-6
W
23-24-1
49
8-4
W
24-24-1
50
2-4
L
24-25-1
51-I
2-6
L
24-26-1
52-II
3-9
L
24-27-1
53
2-3
L
24-28-1
54
6-3
W
25-28-1
55
5-2
W
26-28-1
56
3-9
L
26-29-1
57-I
3-5
L
26-30-1
58-II
7-3
W
27-30-1
59-I
3-4
L
27-31-1
60-II
6-3
W
28-31-1
61
2-9
L
28-32-1
62
5-7
L
28-33-1
63
10-5
W
29-33-1
64
1-6
L
29-34-1
65-I
4-6
L
29-35-1
66-II
3-1
W
30-35-1
67
6-9
L
30-36-1
68
0-3
L
30-37-1
69
3-8
L
30-38-1
70
11-4
W
31-38-1
71
1-13
L
31-39-1
72
9-10
L
31-40-1
73-I
10-7
W
32-40-1
74-II
6-10
L
32-41-1
75
9-1
W
33-41-1
76
1-10
L
33-42-1
77
3-2
W
34-42-1
78
9-7
W
35-42-1
79-I
6-3
W
36-42-1
80-II
1-6
L
36-43-1
81
3-6
L
36-44-1
82
2-1
W
37-44-1
83
12-4
W
38-44-1
84
1-9
L
38-45-1
85-I
10-6
W
39-45-1
86-II
8-5
W
40-45-1
87-I
8-3
W
41-45-1
88-II
7-5
W
42-45-1
89
3-2
W
43-45-1
90
6-10
L
43-46-1
91
10-1
W
44-46-1
92
4-5
L
44-47-1
93
1-2
L
44-48-1
94
6-5
W
45-48-1
95
6-7
L
45-49-1
96
2-3
L
45-50-1
97
6-2
W
46-50-1
98
1-2
L
46-51-1
99-I
5-3
W
47-51-1
100-II
2-3
L
47-52-1
101
4-2
W
48-52-1
102
0-19
L
48-53-1
103
9-8
W
49-53-1
104
7-0
W
50-53-1
105-I
3-1
W
51-53-1
106-II
3-2
W
52-53-1
107
5-1
W
53-53-1
108
6-5
W
54-53-1
109
4-0
W
55-53-1
110
3-2
W
56-53-1
111
1-5
L
56-54-1
112
0-8
L
56-55-1
113
5-0
W
57-55-1
114
2-3
L
57-56-1
115
3-4
L
57-57-1
116
2-0
W
58-57-1
117
3-6
L
58-58-1
118
1-3
L
58-59-1
119
7-4
W
59-59-1
120
5-4
W
60-59-1
121
8-7
W
61-59-1
122
10-1
W
62-59-1
123
7-3
W
63-59-1
124
8-5
W
64-59-1
125
6-0
W
65-59-1
126-I
5-4
W
66-59-1
127-II
3-4
L
66-60-1
128
3-4
L
66-61-1
129
2-1
W
67-61-1
130
8-4
W
68-61-1
131
4-5
L
68-62-1
132
1-8
L
68-63-1
133
9-4
W
69-63-1
134
2-5
L
69-64-1
135
11-5
W
70-64-1
136
2-3
L
70-65-1
137
3-4
L
70-66-1
138
2-5
L
70-67-1
139
4-1
W
71-67-1
140
4-1
W
72-67-1
141-I
8-7
W
73-67-1
142-II
6-5
W
74-67-1
143
6-3
W
75-67-1
144
3-0
W
76-67-1
145
6-8
L
76-68-1
146
3-0
W
77-68-1
147
1-6
L
77-69-1
148
3-6
L
77-70-1
149
5-8
L
77-71-1
150
8-7
W
78-71-1
151
1-2
L
78-72-1
152
2-9
L
78-73-1
153
2-5
L
78-74-1
154
12-2
W
79-74-1
155
2-0
W
80-74-1
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The 1961 St. Louis Cardinals (click team name for complete roster) home / road splits for the regular season were 48-29-1 (0.623 winning percentage) at home and 32-45 (0.416 winning percentage) away.

Did you know that the 1961 St. Louis Cardinals were 13-16 in June? We hope you enjoy using the charts below to review other similar schedule splits:

Monthly Splits
Month (Games) Won Lost WP
April (16) 7 9 0.438
May (24) 11 13 0.458
June (30) 13 16 0.448
July (30) 16 14 0.533
August (29) 20 9 0.690
September (25) 12 13 0.480
October (1) 1 0 1.000
Team vs Team Splits
Opponent (Games) Won Lost WP
Chicago Cubs (23) 15 7 0.682
Cincinnati Reds (22) 8 14 0.364
Los Angeles Dodgers (22) 10 12 0.455
Milwaukee Braves (22) 8 14 0.364
Philadelphia Phillies (22) 13 9 0.591
Pittsburgh Pirates (22) 13 9 0.591
San Francisco Giants (22) 13 9 0.591
Score Related Splits
Type (Games) Won Lost WP
Shutouts (17) 10 7 0.588
1-Run Games (48) 18 30 0.375
Blowouts (37) 18 19 0.486

During the regular season the 1961 St. Louis Cardinals scored the most runs (12) on May 23, 1961 versus the San Francisco Giants. The most runs scored against them (19) was played on August 3, 1961 versus the Pittsburgh Pirates.

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