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1981 Carolina League

1981 > Class A > League History
Overall: 554 games, 8 teams, approx. 138 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1980 / 1982
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1980 / 1982

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1980 / 1982

League Standings

First Half

April 10, 1981 to June 18, 1981

North Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Lynchburg Mets NYM
Alexandria Dukes PIT
Hagerstown Suns BAL
Salem Redbirds SDP

South Division

Second Half

North Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Lynchburg Mets NYM
Alexandria Dukes PIT
Hagerstown Suns BAL
Salem Redbirds SDP

South Division

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Hagerstown Suns BAL 21.6 5.45 138 5210 4543 752 1254 209 40 156 658 142 82 577 910 .276 .359 .443 .802 2011 32 25 33 40
Winston-Salem Red Sox BOS 21.8 5.09 139 5434 4677 708 1151 197 30 105 635 168 57 655 985 .246 .342 .368 .710 1723 44 26 32 43
Durham Bulls ATL 22.3 5.07 138 5336 4572 700 1165 198 16 128 607 184 62 645 878 .255 .351 .389 .741 1779 54 33 32 32
Lynchburg Mets NYM 21.5 5.03 140 5357 4610 704 1207 203 43 80 609 146 60 611 936 .262 .352 .377 .729 1736 56 38 42 28
Salem Redbirds SDP 21.6 4.99 140 5370 4560 699 1091 163 33 131 624 126 53 713 987 .239 .346 .376 .722 1713 46 24 27 30
Alexandria Dukes PIT 21.8 4.61 137 5158 4540 631 1144 181 31 86 545 145 54 487 876 .252 .329 .362 .691 1645 48 57 26 34
Peninsula Pilots PHI 21.3 4.48 136 4938 4314 609 1069 188 19 87 518 159 77 509 941 .248 .328 .361 .689 1556 26 51 38 23
Kinston Eagles TOR 21.9 4.21 140 5147 4548 589 1157 153 41 61 508 116 53 485 837 .254 .329 .346 .675 1575 39 38 37 29
League Totals 21.7 4.87 1108 41950 36364 5392 9238 1492 253 834 4704 1186 498 4682 7350 .254 .342 .378 .720 13738 345 292 267 259

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Peninsula Pilots PHI 21.3 3.96 71 65 .522 3.29 136 136 111 25 9 28 1150.1 1008 538 421 92 478 18 963 59 10 65 1.292 7.9 0.7 3.7 7.5 2.01
Alexandria Dukes PIT 22.1 4.45 62 75 .453 3.84 137 137 106 31 6 18 1169.0 1036 610 499 85 612 25 908 37 9 86 1.410 8.0 0.7 4.7 7.0 1.48
Kinston Eagles TOR 22.9 4.54 72 68 .514 3.88 140 140 107 33 14 29 1184.0 1159 635 510 98 560 31 869 36 5 63 1.452 8.8 0.7 4.3 6.6 1.55
Durham Bulls ATL 21.9 4.75 70 68 .507 3.99 138 138 111 27 13 19 1187.1 1139 655 526 109 545 21 996 48 10 95 1.418 8.6 0.8 4.1 7.5 1.83
Lynchburg Mets NYM 21.6 4.86 71 69 .507 4.10 140 140 123 17 9 34 1193.1 1196 680 544 102 574 37 904 43 9 96 1.483 9.0 0.8 4.3 6.8 1.57
Hagerstown Suns BAL 21.8 5.19 70 68 .507 4.29 138 138 106 32 3 32 1166.1 1112 716 556 113 689 46 940 42 15 61 1.544 8.6 0.9 5.3 7.3 1.36
Winston-Salem Red Sox BOS 20.9 5.48 72 67 .518 4.45 139 139 107 32 12 21 1225.1 1229 762 606 100 710 49 971 47 13 96 1.582 9.0 0.7 5.2 7.1 1.37
Salem Redbirds SDP 22.0 5.69 66 74 .471 4.59 140 140 118 22 9 25 1189.1 1359 796 606 135 514 32 799 33 18 85 1.575 10.3 1.0 3.9 6.0 1.55
League Totals 21.8 4.87 554 554 .500 4.06 1108 1108 889 219 75 206 9465.0 9238 5392 4268 834 4682 259 7350 345 89 647 1.471 8.8 0.8 4.5 7.0 1.57

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Alexandria Dukes PIT 137 3507 1456 190 114 .963 49 Mike Toomey
Lynchburg Mets NYM 140 3580 1553 206 115 .961 30 Gene Dusan
Kinston Eagles TOR 140 3552 1512 207 101 .961 28 John McLaren
Durham Bulls ATL 138 3562 1536 213 124 .960 27 Al Gallagher
Peninsula Pilots PHI 136 3451 1338 213 112 .957 20 Bill Dancy
Winston-Salem Red Sox BOS 139 3676 1541 245 112 .955 21 Buddy Hunter
Hagerstown Suns BAL 138 3499 1403 249 101 .952 24 Grady Little
Salem Redbirds SDP 140 3568 1472 275 143 .948 21 Glenn Ezell
League Totals 1108 28395 11811 1798 922 .957 220