1981 Cincinnati Reds
From BR Bullpen
 1981 Cincinnati Reds / Franchise: Cincinnati Reds / BR Team Page
Managed by John McNamara
 History, Comments, Contributions
The 1981 Reds were led by pitcher Tom Seaver's 14-2 record and George Foster's 22 home runs. This team had the best composite record in the majors, but because of the split-season format instituted following the resolution of the player strike, the Reds missed out on the playoffs.