1960 Cleveland Indians season

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1960 Cleveland Indians
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) William R. Daley
Manager(s) Joe Gordon, Jimmy Dykes
Local television WEWS-TV
Local radio WERE (1300)
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The 1960 Cleveland Indians season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Indians' fourth place finish in the American League with a record of 76 wins and 78 losses, 21 games behind the AL Champion New York Yankees.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 97 57 .630 --
Baltimore Orioles 89 65 .578 8
Chicago White Sox 87 67 .565 10
Cleveland Indians 76 78 .494 21
Washington Senators 73 81 .474 24
Detroit Tigers 71 83 .461 26
Boston Red Sox 65 89 .422 32
Kansas City Athletics 58 96 .377 39

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1960 Cleveland Indians
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Romano, JohnnyJohnny Romano 108 316 86 .272 16 52
1B Power, VicVic Power 147 580 167 .288 10 84
2B Aspromonte, KenKen Aspromonte 117 459 133 .290 1 10
3B Phillips, BubbaBubba Phillips 113 304 63 .207 4 33
SS Held, WoodieWoodie Held 109 376 97 .258 1 21
LF Francona, TitoTito Francona 147 544 159 .292 17 79
CF Piersall, JimmyJimmy Piersall 138 486 137 .282 18 66
RF Kuenn, HarveyHarvey Kuenn 126 474 146 .308 9 54

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Temple, JohnnyJohnny Temple 98 381 102 .268 2 19

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Bell, GaryGary Bell 28 154.2 9 10 4.13 109

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Toronto Maple Leafs International League Mel McGaha
AA Mobile Bears Southern Association Al Hollingsworth and Johnny Lipon
A Reading Indians Eastern League Ray Mueller
B Burlington Indians Carolina League Pinky May
C Minot Mallards Northern League Walt Novick
D Selma Cloverleafs Alabama-Florida League Ken Landenberger and Paul O'Dea
D Lakeland Indians Florida State League Johnny Lipon and Charlie Gassaway

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Toronto[11]

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