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1981 Midland Cubs

1981 > Class AA > 1981 Texas League (West)
Overall: 62-73
Scored 755 runs, Allowed 771 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 66-69

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: George Enright and Roy Hartsfield
Represented: Midland, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1980 / 1982

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Jeffrey Burton 23 13 42 38 8 13 2 0 0 2 0 0 3 7 .342 .390 .395 .785 15 0 1 0 0
2 Joe Carter 21 67 261 249 42 67 15 3 5 35 12 2 8 30 .269 .296 .414 .710 103 2 1 1 1
3 Fritzie Connally 23 94 384 344 61 106 21 0 12 57 3 1 33 48 .308 .375 .474 .849 163 4 3 0 2
4 Mike Diaz 21 110 437 390 56 103 19 2 10 60 4 0 36 64 .264 .331 .400 .731 156 4 5 2 0
5 Javier Fierro 26 94 423 373 58 107 17 3 6 42 4 4 43 39 .287 .359 .397 .755 148 1 2 4 1
6 Tom Grant* 24 48 224 189 34 66 13 5 10 39 5 3 33 33 .349 .442 .630 1.072 119 0 0 2 4
7 Mel Hall* 20 131 598 533 98 170 34 5 24 95 18 14 50 117 .319 .377 .537 .913 286 3 6 6 5
8 Craig Kornfeld 23 53 229 210 33 52 6 4 1 19 2 8 15 21 .248 .296 .329 .625 69 0 3 1 1
9 Randy Lavigne 24 119 471 417 78 114 18 7 10 69 9 7 41 91 .273 .340 .422 .763 176 4 4 5 5
10 Carmelo Martinez 20 116 462 392 65 116 22 1 21 84 5 2 56 73 .296 .389 .518 .907 203 6 4 4 5
11 James Mitchell* 24 65 228 199 23 41 10 1 3 27 3 2 26 35 .206 .294 .312 .605 62 0 0 3 1
12 Tex Morgan 22 25 78 66 8 14 2 1 1 6 1 0 10 15 .212 .325 .318 .643 21 1 1 0 0
13 Dave Owen# 23 80 299 247 40 53 8 1 0 23 10 4 48 73 .215 .342 .255 .597 63 0 4 0 0
14 David Pagel* 22 47 210 179 30 40 5 2 2 19 2 2 28 38 .223 .327 .307 .634 55 0 2 1 0
15 Michael Shepston 24 53 175 152 15 37 7 0 0 17 2 0 17 25 .243 .326 .289 .615 44 3 0 3 0
16 Wayne Simmons# 22 7 28 27 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 .111 .111 .148 .259 4 0 1 0 0
17 Jim Tracy* 25 22 86 73 8 20 3 0 2 7 0 0 13 22 .274 .384 .397 .781 29 0 0 0 3
18 Jack Upton 24 127 551 479 95 157 36 3 16 84 3 2 58 67 .328 .397 .516 .913 247 1 7 6 1
18 Players 22.6 135 5186 4557 755 1279 239 38 123 687 83 52 518 801 .281 .355 .431 .786 1963 29 44 38 29
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 Bob Blyth 24 9 5 .643 3.36 44 1 32 0 0 10 75.0 70 34 28 6 33 4 78 4 0 6 1.373 8.4 0.7 4.0 9.4 2.36
2 Norm Churchill* 23 7 11 .389 5.43 37 12 12 2 0 2 121.0 145 86 73 17 40 0 68 5 0 9 1.529 10.8 1.3 3.0 5.1 1.70
3 Randy Clark 21 8 10 .444 5.07 29 21 4 6 0 0 158.0 171 118 89 22 76 1 71 4 2 9 1.563 9.7 1.3 4.3 4.0 0.93
4 Tim Clarke 21 0 0 3.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.333 9.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 0.00
5 Carlos Gil 22 0 5 .000 6.75 5 5 0 0 0 0 16.0 22 19 12 1 15 0 8 1 0 4 2.312 12.4 0.6 8.4 4.5 0.53
6 Mike King* 22 4 2 .667 7.06 14 13 0 1 0 0 65.0 76 60 51 11 70 0 43 0 2 10 2.246 10.5 1.5 9.7 6.0 0.61
7 Craig Lefferts* 23 12 12 .500 4.14 26 25 1 11 3 0 185.0 203 95 85 21 36 2 135 3 2 1 1.292 9.9 1.0 1.8 6.6 3.75
8 Henry Mack 22 4 5 .444 4.24 20 9 6 1 0 2 68.0 58 35 32 3 54 0 55 1 0 6 1.647 7.7 0.4 7.1 7.3 1.02
9 Joe McClain 25 3 4 .429 4.43 10 10 0 4 0 0 69.0 72 37 34 7 31 1 54 2 0 4 1.493 9.4 0.9 4.0 7.0 1.74
10 Tim Millner 24 2 3 .400 4.22 26 0 13 0 0 1 49.0 57 29 23 4 28 4 40 2 1 7 1.735 10.5 0.7 5.1 7.3 1.43
11 Eddie Moore 24 0 1 .000 5.14 7 0 7 0 0 2 7.0 9 4 4 0 5 1 4 0 0 0 2.000 11.6 0.0 6.4 5.1 0.80
12 Phil Nastu* 26 6 5 .545 5.36 36 4 20 0 0 4 94.0 125 65 56 13 51 0 72 3 0 3 1.872 12.0 1.2 4.9 6.9 1.41
13 Mark Nowlin 22 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
14 Jon Perlman 24 1 4 .200 7.60 12 11 1 2 0 1 58.0 90 62 49 5 22 0 29 4 0 7 1.931 14.0 0.8 3.4 4.5 1.32
15 Michael Shepston 24 0 0 36.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 9 8 8 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.500 40.5 4.5 0.0 0.0
16 Thomas Spino 22 0 5 .000 8.10 13 10 1 0 0 0 50.0 71 56 45 11 32 0 23 0 2 3 2.060 12.8 2.0 5.8 4.1 0.72
17 Mike Thompson* 22 6 1 .857 3.60 14 14 0 4 1 0 100.0 112 45 40 9 17 0 28 0 0 0 1.290 10.1 0.8 1.5 2.5 1.65
18 Mike Wright 22 0 0 5.00 12 0 5 0 0 0 27.0 26 17 15 2 20 1 22 1 0 7 1.704 8.7 0.7 6.7 7.3 1.10
18 Players 23.1 62 73 .459 5.05 135 135 104 31 5 22 1149.1 1319 771 645 133 531 14 731 31 9 76 1.610 10.3 1.0 4.2 5.7 1.38
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Mike Diaz 106 593 75 16 4 .977 6.30 8
Michael Shepston 36 171 19 6 0 .969 5.28 5
James Mitchell 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Upton 122 1088 99 9 73 .992 9.73
Fritzie Connally 7 56 3 0 6 1.000 8.43
Jim Tracy 6 47 2 0 5 1.000 8.17
Carmelo Martinez 1 15 2 1 0 .944 17.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Javier Fierro 71 156 212 9 48 .976 5.18
Craig Kornfeld 53 132 148 10 26 .966 5.28
Dave Owen 8 11 14 0 4 1.000 3.13
Carmelo Martinez 3 5 5 0 0 1.000 3.33
James Mitchell 3 8 4 0 0 1.000 4.00
Wayne Simmons 2 4 4 1 2 .889 4.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fritzie Connally 87 73 179 11 11 .958 2.90
Carmelo Martinez 30 21 71 19 5 .829 3.07
James Mitchell 22 19 50 5 3 .932 3.14

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Owen 64 98 191 26 28 .917 4.52
David Pagel 47 72 124 10 27 .951 4.17
Javier Fierro 24 41 73 5 15 .958 4.75
Wayne Simmons 5 5 11 3 1 .842 3.20

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mel Hall 128 302 14 8 5 .975 2.47
Randy Lavigne 118 185 20 4 1 .981 1.74
Joe Carter 65 100 10 4 1 .965 1.69
Tom Grant 48 77 12 2 3 .978 1.85
Carmelo Martinez 20 20 2 4 0 .846 1.10
Jim Tracy 16 26 0 0 0 1.000 1.63
Jeffrey Burton 11 12 0 2 0 .857 1.09
Tex Morgan 7 11 1 0 0 1.000 1.71
James Mitchell 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
David Pagel 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Blyth 44 7 12 0 0 1.000 0.43
Norm Churchill 37 13 15 3 0 .903 0.76
Phil Nastu 36 8 13 2 1 .913 0.58
Randy Clark 29 14 31 5 2 .900 1.55
Craig Lefferts 26 12 38 1 2 .980 1.92
Tim Millner 26 4 10 1 1 .933 0.54
Henry Mack 20 3 12 0 0 1.000 0.75
Mike King 14 6 13 2 1 .905 1.36
Mike Thompson 14 8 20 0 2 1.000 2.00
Thomas Spino 13 3 17 1 0 .952 1.54
Jon Perlman 12 13 17 3 1 .909 2.50
Mike Wright 12 0 8 0 0 1.000 0.67
Joe McClain 10 4 6 2 1 .833 1.00
Eddie Moore 7 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.29
Carlos Gil 5 1 5 0 0 1.000 1.20
Tim Clarke 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Mark Nowlin 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Michael Shepston 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Blyth 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 11, 1956
Jeffrey Burton 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1958
Joe Carter 21 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Mar 7, 1960 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Norm Churchill 23 L L 6' 4.0" 205 Apr 16, 1958 Hempstead, NY, US
Randy Clark 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 11, 1959 San Diego, CA, US
Tim Clarke 21 R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 23, 1959
Fritzie Connally 23 R R 6' 3.0" 210 May 19, 1958 Bryan, TX, US
Mike Diaz 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Apr 15, 1960 San Francisco, CA, US
Javier Fierro 26 R R 5' 10.0" 185 May 27, 1955 El Paso, TX, US
Carlos Gil 22 R R 6' 1.0" 155 Jan 7, 1959 Ciudad Bolivar, Bolivar, VE
Tom Grant 24 L R 6' 2.0" 190 May 28, 1957 Worcester, MA, US
Mel Hall 20 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 16, 1960 Lyons, NY, US
Mike King 22 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Feb 14, 1959
Craig Kornfeld 23 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 10, 1958 Manhasset, NY, US
Randy Lavigne 24 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Feb 14, 1957
Craig Lefferts 23 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 29, 1957 Munich, DE
Henry Mack 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 10, 1958 Winchester, KY, US
Carmelo Martinez 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 28, 1960 Dorado, PR
Joe McClain 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 25, 1956 Johnson City, TN, US
Tim Millner 24 R 6' 1.0" 205 May 24, 1957
James Mitchell 24 L L 6' 1.0" 180 1957
Eddie Moore 24 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 2, 1956 Bloomington, IL, US
Tex Morgan 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 8, 1959 Refugio, TX, US
Phil Nastu 26 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 8, 1955 Bridgeport, CT, US
Mark Nowlin 22 R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 21, 1959
Dave Owen 23 S R 6' 2.0" 170 Apr 25, 1958 Cleburne, TX, US
David Pagel 22 L R 5' 9.0" 170 1959
Jon Perlman 24 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Dec 13, 1956 Dallas, TX, US
Michael Shepston 24 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Mar 22, 1957 Great Lakes, IL, US
Wayne Simmons 22 S R 6' 0.0" 160 Dec 12, 1958
Thomas Spino 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jun 15, 1959 Chicago, IL, US
Mike Thompson 22 L 5' 10.0" 167 Jul 27, 1958
Jim Tracy 25 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 31, 1955 Hamilton, OH, US
Jack Upton 24 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jan 19, 1957
Mike Wright 22 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Feb 22, 1959 Chicago, IL, US

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