Major League Baseball Season Recap 1961

World Series – New York Yankees AL over Cincinnati Reds NL 4 games to 1

World Series MVP – Whitey Ford
Babe Ruth Award – Whitey Ford

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Major League Cy Young Award Whitey Ford Cy Young Award National League Cy Young Award American League
MVP Awards – NL Frank Robinson AL Roger Maris
Major League Rookie of The Year –
NL Rookie of The Year – Don Schwall AL Rookie of The Year – Billy Wiliams

All-Star Game – July 11th – N.L. 5 over A.L. 4 (10), played at Candlestick Park (NL)
AL Starter W. Ford+ NL Starter W. Spahn+ MVP

All Star Game 2 July 31st N.L. 1 over A.L. 1-T played at Fenway Park (AL)
AL Starter J. Bunning+ NL Starter B. Purkey