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1981 Tulsa Drillers

1981 > Class AA > 1981 Texas League (East)
Overall: 68-65
Scored 592 runs, Allowed 577 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-65

Affiliation: Texas Rangers-AL
Manager: Tom Burgess
Represented: Tulsa, OK
Ballpark: Drillers Park (Tulsa, OK)
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 Bobby Ball# 22 124 548 469 74 111 10 7 3 36 42 13 61 93 .237 .333 .307 .640 144 9 5 4 2
2 Melvin Barrow 27 33 135 119 20 37 8 1 2 17 7 0 13 17 .311 .373 .445 .819 53 0 1 2 1
3 Tracy Cowger 24 114 425 382 53 117 23 3 7 40 13 9 35 60 .306 .366 .437 .803 167 1 7 0 0
4 Ted Davis 22 24 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
5 Lindon Duncan 22 20 75 54 10 11 1 1 1 3 3 0 17 12 .204 .394 .315 .709 17 0 4 0 0
6 Ron Gooch 24 128 573 500 68 124 16 4 4 56 5 12 54 82 .248 .319 .320 .639 160 2 8 9 0
7 Mike Jirschele 22 121 419 379 53 95 10 6 4 43 19 2 25 67 .251 .303 .340 .644 129 4 10 1 0
8 Philip Klimas 25 97 394 353 41 107 18 2 9 58 1 1 36 57 .303 .370 .442 .812 156 2 2 1 3
9 Dan Murphy* 23 14 55 51 6 13 1 1 3 13 0 1 2 11 .255 .278 .490 .768 25 0 1 1 1
10 Pete O'Brien* 23 110 448 382 57 109 19 3 17 78 3 2 56 87 .285 .371 .484 .855 185 0 3 7 6
11 Larry Reynolds# 23 70 252 228 26 65 10 2 0 18 20 6 19 28 .285 .337 .346 .684 79 0 3 2 1
12 Joseph Russell 24 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .667 .000 .667 0 0 0 0 0
13 Donnie Scott# 19 114 439 385 44 91 16 2 5 41 4 6 42 78 .236 .314 .327 .641 126 3 6 3 6
14 Marty Scott 25 92 337 285 50 77 9 3 9 38 2 6 44 30 .270 .369 .418 .787 119 2 4 2 2
15 Dave Stockstill* 23 61 251 221 28 61 12 0 10 36 0 1 25 26 .276 .343 .466 .809 103 0 0 5 3
16 Brooks Wallace 23 12 40 38 4 10 2 0 0 6 0 0 1 10 .263 .282 .316 .598 12 0 1 0 0
17 George Wright# 22 133 542 489 58 127 29 8 11 58 22 11 41 64 .260 .321 .419 .740 205 5 3 4 5
17 Players 22.9 133 4936 4336 592 1155 184 43 85 541 141 70 473 722 .266 .339 .387 .727 1680 28 58 41 30
* - 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 Ronald Carney* 25 4 6 .400 4.33 22 12 5 1 0 1 81.0 69 46 39 9 63 1 43 2 0 7 1.630 7.7 1.0 7.0 4.8 0.68
2 David Crutcher 23 4 3 .571 3.90 21 6 6 1 0 1 67.0 70 34 29 5 40 2 37 1 0 6 1.642 9.4 0.7 5.4 5.0 0.93
3 Ron Darling 20 4 2 .667 4.44 13 13 0 2 2 0 71.0 72 43 35 4 33 2 53 2 0 6 1.479 9.1 0.5 4.2 6.7 1.61
4 Ted Davis 22 1 7 .125 3.40 24 16 5 1 1 0 106.0 114 63 40 4 43 5 60 2 0 4 1.481 9.7 0.3 3.7 5.1 1.40 Stats for 2 teams
5 Tony Fossas* 23 5 6 .455 4.16 38 12 7 1 1 2 106.0 113 65 49 4 44 2 57 3 2 4 1.481 9.6 0.3 3.7 4.8 1.30
6 Tom Henke 23 4 3 .571 3.94 15 0 9 0 0 1 32.0 31 16 14 2 14 4 37 2 0 1 1.406 8.7 0.6 3.9 10.4 2.64
7 Tony Hudson 23 2 3 .400 4.11 6 6 0 1 0 0 35.0 34 23 16 1 21 0 23 5 0 3 1.571 8.7 0.3 5.4 5.9 1.10
8 Greg Hughes 22 8 6 .571 3.51 19 16 0 1 0 0 95.0 99 47 37 5 47 2 61 1 0 10 1.537 9.4 0.5 4.5 5.8 1.30
9 Charles Lamson* 24 1 0 1.000 4.50 6 0 1 0 0 0 10.0 11 5 5 2 6 1 8 0 0 0 1.700 9.9 1.8 5.4 7.2 1.33
10 Jack Lazorko 25 4 8 .333 3.36 47 0 37 0 0 12 67.0 54 31 25 6 23 8 36 5 0 4 1.149 7.3 0.8 3.1 4.8 1.57
11 Marty Leach 21 0 0 5.00 2 1 1 0 0 1 9.0 11 8 5 1 2 0 5 1 0 1 1.444 11.0 1.0 2.0 5.0 2.50
12 Dennis Long 22 4 3 .571 2.33 35 0 30 0 0 7 54.0 58 14 14 5 19 7 22 1 0 4 1.426 9.7 0.8 3.2 3.7 1.16
13 Steven Nielsen 26 5 4 .556 3.94 16 14 0 4 0 0 96.0 103 46 42 7 23 1 35 2 0 6 1.312 9.7 0.7 2.2 3.3 1.52
14 Kevin Richards 23 5 5 .500 3.22 17 13 2 3 0 1 95.0 80 50 34 13 36 3 69 3 0 10 1.221 7.6 1.2 3.4 6.5 1.92
15 Michael Roberts 24 2 4 .333 2.94 34 4 13 0 0 2 95.0 97 37 31 4 19 8 56 3 0 1 1.221 9.2 0.4 1.8 5.3 2.95
16 Dave Schmidt 24 1 1 .500 1.88 3 3 0 2 0 0 24.0 17 5 5 1 6 0 17 0 0 1 0.958 6.4 0.4 2.2 6.4 2.83
17 Walt Terrell 23 15 7 .682 3.10 27 26 0 5 3 0 174.0 158 74 60 12 63 3 123 2 1 14 1.270 8.2 0.6 3.3 6.4 1.95
17 Players 23.2 68 65 .511 3.62 133 133 112 21 9 28 1144.1 1124 577 460 84 480 47 700 33 3 81 1.402 8.8 0.7 3.8 5.5 1.46
* - 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
Donnie Scott 90 470 58 16 6 .971 5.87 27
Tracy Cowger 47 259 31 6 2 .980 6.17 5
Joseph Russell 1 4 0 0 0 1.000 4.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pete O'Brien 103 973 95 11 86 .990 10.37
Philip Klimas 29 261 19 6 19 .979 9.66
Marty Scott 7 52 2 1 2 .982 7.71

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Gooch 128 294 399 18 8 .975 5.41
Donnie Scott 3 9 10 0 2 1.000 6.33
Brooks Wallace 2 3 5 0 0 1.000 4.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Philip Klimas 64 48 120 9 19 .949 2.63
Tracy Cowger 35 19 81 12 4 .893 2.86
Donnie Scott 26 21 43 3 5 .955 2.46
Mike Jirschele 13 6 22 3 3 .903 2.15
Brooks Wallace 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Jirschele 106 146 365 31 64 .943 4.82
Lindon Duncan 20 39 49 5 4 .946 4.40
Brooks Wallace 10 10 27 2 2 .949 3.70

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Wright 130 286 8 7 2 .977 2.26
Bobby Ball 120 189 19 7 2 .967 1.73
Larry Reynolds 55 85 9 3 1 .969 1.71
Melvin Barrow 33 60 5 2 0 .970 1.97
Dave Stockstill 29 45 3 2 0 .960 1.66
Donnie Scott 19 18 2 0 0 1.000 1.05
Tracy Cowger 18 28 3 2 1 .939 1.72
Dan Murphy 4 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Lazorko 47 6 22 1 4 .966 0.60
Tony Fossas 38 5 14 0 0 1.000 0.50
Dennis Long 35 4 8 1 3 .923 0.34
Michael Roberts 34 11 14 1 0 .962 0.74
Walt Terrell 27 16 35 0 1 1.000 1.89
Ted Davis 24 6 25 2 1 .939 1.29 Stats for 2 teams
Ronald Carney 22 6 13 0 0 1.000 0.86
David Crutcher 21 10 13 1 1 .958 1.10
Greg Hughes 19 8 13 1 1 .955 1.11
Kevin Richards 17 8 15 1 0 .958 1.35
Steven Nielsen 16 11 19 0 1 1.000 1.88
Tom Henke 15 0 2 1 0 .667 0.13
Ron Darling 13 6 12 1 2 .947 1.38
Tony Hudson 6 1 7 0 0 1.000 1.33
Charles Lamson 6 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.33
Dave Schmidt 3 4 1 0 1 1.000 1.67
Marty Leach 2 0 2 1 0 .667 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bobby Ball 22 S R 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 9, 1958
Melvin Barrow 27 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Apr 25, 1954 Chicago, IL, US
Ronald Carney 25 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 24, 1955
Tracy Cowger 24 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 22, 1956
David Crutcher 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 21, 1957
Ron Darling 20 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Aug 19, 1960 Honolulu, HI, US
Ted Davis 22 R R 6' 5.0" 196 Sep 16, 1958 Cheverly, MD, US
Lindon Duncan 22 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Dec 5, 1958
Tony Fossas 23 L L 6' 0.0" 195 Sep 23, 1957 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Ron Gooch 24 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 16, 1957
Tom Henke 23 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Dec 21, 1957 Kansas City, MO, US
Tony Hudson 23 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Jun 29, 1958
Greg Hughes 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 22, 1958
Mike Jirschele 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 3, 1959 Clintonville, WI, US
Philip Klimas 25 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 20, 1956 Chicago, IL, US
Charles Lamson 24 L L 6' 5.0" 200 Sep 30, 1956
Jack Lazorko 25 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Mar 30, 1956 Hoboken, NJ, US
Marty Leach 21 R 6' 0.0" 195 Jan 13, 1960
Dennis Long 22 R 6' 5.0" 215 Aug 2, 1958
Dan Murphy 23 L L 6' 1.0" 175 May 26, 1958
Steven Nielsen 26 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jun 16, 1955
Pete O'Brien 23 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 9, 1958 Santa Monica, CA, US
Larry Reynolds 23 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 9, 1957 Eugene, OR, US
Kevin Richards 23 R R 6' 2.0" 178 May 29, 1958 Wyandotte, MI, US
Michael Roberts 24 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 1, 1957
Joseph Russell 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 28, 1956 Miami, FL, US
Dave Schmidt 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 22, 1957 Niles, MI, US
Donnie Scott 19 S R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 16, 1961 Dunedin, FL, US
Marty Scott 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 15, 1955
Dave Stockstill 23 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 4, 1957 Springfield, MO, US
Walt Terrell 23 L R 6' 2.0" 205 May 11, 1958 Jeffersonville, IN, US
Brooks Wallace 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 18, 1957
George Wright 22 S R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 22, 1958 Oklahoma City, OK, US

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