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1981 Birmingham Barons

1981 > Class AA > 1981 Southern League (West)
Overall: 71-70
Scored 691 runs, Allowed 716 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-73

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Roy Majtyka
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1982

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Kenneth Baker* 26 60 189 171 22 53 8 2 3 19 3 1 17 14 .310 .370 .433 .803 74 0 0 1 0
2 Gary Bozich 23 19 73 63 11 12 1 2 0 6 4 0 9 10 .190 .301 .270 .571 17 1 0 0 0
3 Darrell Brown# 25 19 68 66 8 14 0 1 0 3 5 1 2 7 .212 .235 .242 .478 16 0 0 0 0
4 Emilio Carrasquel 19 30 104 86 8 20 2 0 0 9 0 1 14 15 .233 .353 .256 .609 22 2 2 0 0
5 Bruce Chaney 23 21 55 49 4 5 1 0 0 3 3 0 3 15 .102 .154 .122 .276 6 0 3 0 0
6 Vern Followell# 23 92 370 334 45 93 13 3 2 28 3 1 34 38 .278 .345 .353 .698 118 0 2 0 1
7 Barbaro Garbey 24 107 435 391 56 112 17 4 6 55 8 10 37 41 .286 .346 .396 .742 155 1 1 5 1
8 William Hardy 23 15 54 46 8 11 1 0 0 3 0 1 3 9 .239 .308 .261 .569 12 2 2 1 0
9 Gary Hinson 24 7 19 17 2 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 4 .176 .222 .353 .575 6 0 1 0 0
10 Frank Hunsaker 27 42 155 137 18 36 6 0 3 28 0 1 14 19 .263 .333 .372 .706 51 1 2 1 0
11 Howard Johnson# 20 138 576 488 84 130 28 7 22 83 19 10 75 93 .266 .360 .488 .847 238 0 6 7 6
12 Jeff Kenaga* 23 99 412 376 57 113 20 3 16 64 2 4 26 47 .301 .350 .497 .847 187 4 3 3 2
13 Mike Laga* 21 142 610 547 89 158 28 7 31 86 2 1 49 113 .289 .348 .536 .884 293 5 1 8 5
14 Dwight Lowry* 23 19 59 52 3 8 2 0 0 4 0 0 7 7 .154 .254 .192 .447 10 0 0 0 1
15 Bob Nandin# 24 87 317 262 37 73 10 1 1 25 9 9 41 29 .279 .373 .336 .709 88 1 9 4 3
16 Stine Poole 22 100 336 316 42 80 19 1 12 49 1 2 17 69 .253 .293 .434 .727 137 1 2 0 0
17 Glenn Wilson 22 124 525 496 77 152 24 6 18 82 7 4 23 56 .306 .338 .488 .826 242 2 1 3 2
18 Darrell Woodard 24 103 344 301 38 75 7 2 1 26 25 4 29 26 .249 .318 .296 .614 89 2 11 1 0
19 Stanley Younger* 22 139 634 588 82 169 18 4 5 51 47 15 37 74 .287 .327 .357 .684 210 0 4 5 1
19 Players 22.6 142 5335 4786 691 1317 205 43 121 625 139 65 438 686 .275 .336 .412 .748 1971 22 50 39 22
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 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 Michael Beecroft 22 3 6 .333 5.48 15 14 0 1 0 0 69.0 73 52 42 8 58 1 48 7 0 8 1.899 9.5 1.0 7.6 6.3 0.83
2 Mike Chris* 23 5 5 .500 4.15 14 14 0 3 0 0 89.0 82 46 41 11 69 0 77 2 0 5 1.697 8.3 1.1 7.0 7.8 1.12
3 Don Collins* 28 6 5 .545 5.37 15 11 2 0 0 1 62.0 75 43 37 7 39 1 52 4 0 2 1.839 10.9 1.0 5.7 7.5 1.33 Stats for 2 teams
4 Mark Dacko 22 13 7 .650 4.45 27 27 0 7 0 0 168.0 177 96 83 19 56 0 115 4 0 5 1.387 9.5 1.0 3.0 6.2 2.05
5 David Garcia 30 0 1 .000 11.00 7 0 2 0 0 0 9.0 20 13 11 0 12 1 7 2 1 4 3.556 20.0 0.0 12.0 7.0 0.58
6 Will George* 22 6 5 .545 4.33 24 13 6 2 0 0 108.0 105 59 52 14 68 3 68 2 0 3 1.602 8.8 1.2 5.7 5.7 1.00 Stats for 2 teams
7 Dave Gumpert 23 6 3 .667 4.14 11 11 0 3 1 0 74.0 78 39 34 8 16 0 25 3 0 0 1.270 9.5 1.0 1.9 3.0 1.56
8 Paul Josephson 25 3 1 .750 5.03 16 1 9 0 0 1 34.0 39 20 19 6 15 2 19 0 0 1 1.588 10.3 1.6 4.0 5.0 1.27
9 John Lackey 24 5 7 .417 6.98 15 14 1 0 0 0 80.0 86 67 62 12 32 0 35 4 1 5 1.475 9.7 1.4 3.6 3.9 1.09
10 Ron Mathis 22 8 8 .500 4.57 23 23 0 5 2 0 134.0 129 79 68 11 53 0 125 3 1 7 1.358 8.7 0.7 3.6 8.4 2.36
11 Nicholas O'Connor 20 0 3 .000 14.40 6 3 2 0 0 0 10.0 18 23 16 2 12 0 13 0 1 1 3.000 16.2 1.8 10.8 11.7 1.08
12 Dick Pole 30 1 0 1.000 3.00 7 0 7 0 0 3 18.0 15 7 6 1 6 3 18 0 0 0 1.167 7.5 0.5 3.0 9.0 3.00
13 Steven Quealey 24 8 3 .727 2.27 47 0 37 0 0 13 99.0 86 30 25 13 35 1 85 4 0 5 1.222 7.8 1.2 3.2 7.7 2.43 Stats for 2 teams
14 Kevin Richards 23 0 0 30.00 4 0 2 0 0 0 3.0 9 10 10 1 6 0 2 0 0 0 5.000 27.0 3.0 18.0 6.0 0.33
15 Bruce Robbins* 21 3 2 .600 3.79 10 10 0 2 1 0 57.0 51 29 24 3 27 0 60 0 1 4 1.368 8.1 0.5 4.3 9.5 2.22
16 Augie Ruiz* 24 5 3 .625 3.15 58 0 35 0 0 4 123.0 112 54 43 7 62 3 106 3 0 9 1.415 8.2 0.5 4.5 7.8 1.71
17 Manny Seoane 26 0 4 .000 7.71 15 1 9 0 0 3 21.0 43 27 18 3 11 0 12 0 0 4 2.571 18.4 1.3 4.7 5.1 1.09
18 Jack Smith 22 6 10 .375 4.43 31 12 7 5 2 1 132.0 152 73 65 11 38 2 90 7 2 7 1.439 10.4 0.8 2.6 6.1 2.37
19 Dave Steffen 22 0 0 9.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
20 Ralph Treuel 26 0 2 .000 8.50 14 0 6 0 0 0 18.0 25 20 17 5 12 2 8 4 0 1 2.056 12.5 2.5 6.0 4.0 0.67 Stats for 2 teams
21 Mark Williams 22 1 2 .333 3.60 4 4 0 1 0 0 30.0 24 12 12 1 8 1 20 1 0 1 1.067 7.2 0.3 2.4 6.0 2.50
21 Players 23.5 71 70 .504 4.53 142 142 115 27 7 25 1217.0 1260 716 613 127 557 18 913 43 7 69 1.493 9.3 0.9 4.1 6.8 1.64

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Stine Poole 85 509 54 16 8 .972 6.62 16
Emilio Carrasquel 30 216 18 4 1 .983 7.80 2
Frank Hunsaker 26 145 13 1 0 .994 6.08 2
Dwight Lowry 17 108 11 3 0 .975 7.00 2

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Laga 142 1193 105 23 91 .983 9.14
Frank Hunsaker 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 5.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Darrell Woodard 99 176 275 5 54 .989 4.56
Bob Nandin 45 78 108 7 20 .964 4.13
Gary Bozich 9 20 30 1 3 .980 5.56

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Howard Johnson 138 103 218 26 16 .925 2.33
Bob Nandin 4 0 6 2 0 .750 1.50
Bruce Chaney 1 2 3 0 0 1.000 5.00
Gary Hinson 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vern Followell 91 156 293 17 52 .964 4.93
Bob Nandin 34 49 94 10 12 .935 4.21
Bruce Chaney 19 30 52 2 14 .976 4.32
Gary Bozich 9 7 18 5 4 .833 2.78

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stanley Younger 134 193 9 9 0 .957 1.51
Glenn Wilson 123 292 18 5 4 .984 2.52
Barbaro Garbey 72 106 3 5 0 .956 1.51
Kenneth Baker 52 93 5 0 0 1.000 1.88
Jeff Kenaga 33 40 4 1 0 .978 1.33
Darrell Brown 18 29 0 0 0 1.000 1.61
William Hardy 9 13 0 1 0 .929 1.44
Stine Poole 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Darrell Woodard 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Augie Ruiz 58 12 26 0 0 1.000 0.66
Steven Quealey 47 8 13 1 2 .955 0.45 Stats for 2 teams
Jack Smith 31 6 19 1 1 .962 0.81
Mark Dacko 27 14 19 2 0 .943 1.22
Will George 24 1 19 0 0 1.000 0.83 Stats for 2 teams
Ron Mathis 23 9 11 2 0 .909 0.87
Paul Josephson 16 1 6 0 1 1.000 0.44
Michael Beecroft 15 6 7 0 0 1.000 0.87
Don Collins 15 0 9 3 1 .750 0.60 Stats for 2 teams
John Lackey 15 10 8 1 2 .947 1.20
Manny Seoane 15 0 2 2 0 .500 0.13
Mike Chris 14 3 27 0 0 1.000 2.14
Ralph Treuel 14 0 4 1 1 .800 0.29 Stats for 2 teams
Dave Gumpert 11 13 11 0 0 1.000 2.18
Bruce Robbins 10 1 8 2 0 .818 0.90
David Garcia 7 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.14
Dick Pole 7 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.57
Nicholas O'Connor 6 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.33
Kevin Richards 4 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Mark Williams 4 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.75
Dave Steffen 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Kenneth Baker 26 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 5, 1955 Newport News, VA, US
Michael Beecroft 22 S R 6' 4.0" 195 Jun 29, 1959 Sacramento, CA, US
Gary Bozich 23 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Nov 29, 1957
Darrell Brown 25 S R 6' 0.0" 184 Oct 29, 1955 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Emilio Carrasquel 19 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 21, 1962
Bruce Chaney 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 6, 1958
Mike Chris 23 L L 6' 3.0" 180 Oct 8, 1957 Santa Monica, CA, US
Don Collins 28 R L 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 15, 1952 Lyons, GA, US
Mark Dacko 22 R 6' 4.0" 190 Aug 26, 1958
Vern Followell 23 S R 5' 11.0" 160 Oct 25, 1957
Barbaro Garbey 24 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 4, 1956 Santiago de Cuba, Santiago de Cuba, CU
David Garcia 30 S R 6' 3.0" 175 1951
Will George 22 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 26, 1959 Philadelphia, PA, US
Dave Gumpert 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 May 5, 1958 South Haven, MI, US
William Hardy 23 R R 5' 11.0" 181 Jan 6, 1958
Gary Hinson 24 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 14, 1957
Frank Hunsaker 27 R R 6' 3.0" 209 1954
Howard Johnson 20 S R 5' 11.0" 178 Nov 29, 1960 Clearwater, FL, US
Paul Josephson 25 R R 6' 2.0" 187 Nov 1, 1955 Passaic, NJ, US
Jeff Kenaga 23 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 12, 1957
John Lackey 24 R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 26, 1956
Mike Laga 21 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Jun 14, 1960 Ridgewood, NJ, US
Dwight Lowry 23 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Oct 23, 1957 Lumberton, NC, US
Ron Mathis 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 25, 1958 Kansas City, MO, US
Bob Nandin 24 S R 5' 9.0" 155 Aug 29, 1956 CO
Nicholas O'Connor 20 R 6' 3.0" 180 Jun 4, 1961
Dick Pole 30 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Oct 13, 1950 Trout Creek, MI, US
Stine Poole 22 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Nov 6, 1958 Lake Arrowhead, CA, US
Steven Quealey 24 R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 27, 1956
Kevin Richards 23 R R 6' 2.0" 178 May 29, 1958 Wyandotte, MI, US
Bruce Robbins 21 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 10, 1959 Portland, IN, US
Augie Ruiz 24 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 12, 1957 Honolulu, HI, US
Manny Seoane 26 R R 6' 3.0" 187 Jun 26, 1955 Tampa, FL, US
Jack Smith 22 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Dec 4, 1958
Dave Steffen 22 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Dec 17, 1958 Dearborn, MI, US
Ralph Treuel 26 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 7, 1955 Elyria, OH, US
Mark Williams 22 R 5' 11.0" 180 May 24, 1959
Glenn Wilson 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 22, 1958 Baytown, TX, US
Darrell Woodard 24 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Dec 10, 1956 Wilma, AR, US
Stanley Younger 22 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 27, 1959

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