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1981 Springfield Redbirds

1981 > Class AAA > 1981 American Association (East)
Overall: 66-70
Scored 658 runs, Allowed 602 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-62

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Thomas Thompson
Represented: Springfield, IL
Ballpark: Robin Roberts Stadium (Springfield, IL)
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 Jorge Aranzamendi 27 22 45 43 6 11 2 0 1 4 1 0 1 9 .256 .267 .372 .639 16 0 0 1 0
2 Dave Bialas 27 99 369 317 53 74 3 0 10 33 4 4 43 57 .233 .328 .338 .665 107 3 3 3 0
3 George Bjorkman 24 107 399 323 69 82 14 1 28 66 2 4 72 86 .254 .392 .563 .955 182 2 1 1 4
4 Glenn Brummer 26 26 84 77 12 18 2 1 1 8 0 1 6 16 .234 .298 .325 .622 25 1 0 0 0
5 Mike Calise 24 115 484 444 55 104 14 1 26 87 2 1 30 132 .234 .283 .446 .729 198 2 3 5 7
6 Mark Corey 25 52 208 184 22 56 16 1 6 23 3 4 19 38 .304 .369 .500 .869 92 1 2 2 1
7 Joe DeSa* 21 132 576 497 60 145 30 2 12 73 4 3 67 66 .292 .380 .433 .813 215 7 0 5 9
8 Gene Dotson 27 112 438 400 61 112 29 2 14 57 7 3 33 89 .280 .338 .468 .805 187 3 0 2 1
9 Neil Fiala* 24 143 539 461 71 149 16 4 4 32 16 7 61 46 .323 .405 .401 .806 185 4 10 3 4
10 David Green 20 106 460 430 66 116 26 3 10 67 23 9 24 83 .270 .309 .414 .723 178 2 1 3 0
11 Kevin Kennedy 27 9 26 23 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 .130 .231 .174 .405 4 0 0 0 0
12 Kelly Paris 23 90 323 292 38 78 10 1 6 31 4 3 26 48 .267 .328 .370 .698 108 1 3 1 2
13 Dave Penniall 26 62 227 205 27 52 14 1 6 27 6 3 15 35 .254 .314 .420 .734 86 4 1 2 1
14 Gene Roof# 23 96 387 322 65 112 19 3 11 44 17 6 54 50 .348 .451 .528 .978 170 7 3 1 3
15 Rafael Santana 23 2 8 8 3 4 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 8 0 0 0 0
16 Keith Smith 28 22 86 81 6 17 3 0 0 4 3 1 4 9 .210 .256 .247 .503 20 1 0 0 0
17 Randall Thomas 26 110 385 341 42 82 8 3 5 43 3 3 36 35 .240 .317 .326 .642 111 2 6 0 1
18 Freddie Tisdale* 25 5 13 13 1 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 .308 .308 .385 .692 5 0 0 0 0
19 Daniel Winslow 23 7 17 15 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 .133 .235 .133 .369 2 0 0 0 0
19 Players 24.1 136 5074 4476 658 1221 209 23 141 604 96 52 496 807 .273 .349 .424 .773 1899 40 33 29 33
* - 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 Thomas Chamberlain 26 5 7 .417 4.43 26 20 4 2 0 0 126.0 150 79 62 19 52 2 54 10 0 8 1.603 10.7 1.4 3.7 3.9 1.04
2 Ralph Citarella 23 0 0 3.86 1 1 0 0 0 0 7.0 7 3 3 2 2 0 2 1 0 1 1.286 9.0 2.6 2.6 2.6 1.00
3 Chris Davis 26 3 3 .500 4.16 28 5 13 1 0 0 80.0 92 43 37 11 19 3 39 1 0 5 1.388 10.4 1.2 2.1 4.4 2.05
4 Luis DeLeon 22 8 7 .533 2.55 52 0 39 0 0 9 99.0 73 34 28 8 35 5 96 6 0 1 1.091 6.6 0.7 3.2 8.7 2.74
5 Gene Dotson 27 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
6 Joe Edelen 25 9 1 .900 3.56 16 16 0 3 1 0 96.0 90 42 38 8 35 1 45 5 0 3 1.302 8.4 0.8 3.3 4.2 1.29
7 George Frazier 26 1 2 .333 3.19 21 0 16 0 0 5 31.0 35 14 11 1 11 0 28 0 0 3 1.484 10.2 0.3 3.2 8.1 2.55
8 David Jorn 26 2 3 .400 7.24 9 9 0 1 1 0 41.0 52 34 33 8 14 1 16 1 0 1 1.610 11.4 1.8 3.1 3.5 1.14
9 Dave LaPoint* 21 13 9 .591 3.19 25 24 0 9 2 0 172.0 160 83 61 15 66 0 129 1 0 10 1.314 8.4 0.8 3.5 6.8 1.95
10 Mark Littell 28 1 2 .333 3.79 4 4 0 0 0 0 19.0 20 13 8 6 10 0 6 1 0 0 1.579 9.5 2.8 4.7 2.8 0.60
11 Jeff Little* 26 6 7 .462 3.87 47 3 25 2 0 10 114.0 98 57 49 6 65 4 99 2 0 9 1.430 7.7 0.5 5.1 7.8 1.52
12 John Martin* 25 2 2 .500 1.46 5 5 0 3 1 0 37.0 26 8 6 1 9 0 25 0 0 0 0.946 6.3 0.2 2.2 6.1 2.78
13 Donnie Moore 27 8 6 .571 3.42 21 13 3 6 1 0 108.0 115 49 41 12 31 1 47 3 0 3 1.352 9.6 1.0 2.6 3.9 1.52
14 Andy Rincon 22 1 3 .250 6.55 8 8 0 0 0 0 22.0 32 16 16 3 14 2 17 1 0 1 2.091 13.1 1.2 5.7 7.0 1.21
15 Len Strelitz 25 0 2 .000 14.14 2 2 0 0 0 0 7.0 16 12 11 3 1 0 4 0 0 0 2.429 20.6 3.9 1.3 5.1 4.00
16 John Stuper 24 6 14 .300 4.92 28 22 0 6 0 0 161.0 175 101 88 18 85 4 59 0 0 9 1.615 9.8 1.0 4.8 3.3 0.69
17 William Thomas 23 1 2 .333 3.81 5 4 1 1 0 0 26.0 30 14 11 0 14 0 10 0 0 3 1.692 10.4 0.0 4.8 3.5 0.71
17 Players 24.5 66 70 .485 3.94 136 136 102 34 10 24 1149.0 1171 602 503 121 463 23 678 32 16 57 1.422 9.2 0.9 3.6 5.3 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
George Bjorkman 104 537 61 14 3 .977 5.75 9
Glenn Brummer 26 153 13 4 1 .976 6.38 1
Kevin Kennedy 9 37 2 0 0 1.000 4.33 1
Daniel Winslow 3 5 1 0 0 1.000 2.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe DeSa 132 1182 104 11 124 .992 9.74
Dave Bialas 4 31 1 1 4 .970 8.00
Jorge Aranzamendi 1 12 2 0 2 1.000 14.00
Freddie Tisdale 1 10 1 0 1 1.000 11.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Neil Fiala 129 294 386 11 97 .984 5.27
Randall Thomas 15 20 15 0 5 1.000 2.33

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Bialas 66 47 92 16 8 .897 2.11
Randall Thomas 31 16 59 9 2 .893 2.42
Kelly Paris 22 14 39 10 7 .841 2.41
Mike Calise 19 10 24 5 4 .872 1.79
Jorge Aranzamendi 17 3 23 5 2 .839 1.53
Mark Corey 1 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00
Rafael Santana 1 0 1 1 1 .500 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kelly Paris 69 105 198 26 42 .921 4.39
Randall Thomas 69 124 202 13 52 .962 4.72
Jorge Aranzamendi 5 7 13 1 2 .952 4.00
Rafael Santana 2 1 7 2 2 .800 4.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Green 106 251 12 4 1 .985 2.48
Gene Dotson 103 169 7 4 0 .978 1.71
Gene Roof 81 126 3 4 0 .970 1.59
Dave Penniall 57 102 4 0 1 1.000 1.86
Mark Corey 46 61 0 0 0 1.000 1.33
Dave Bialas 21 36 0 1 0 .973 1.71
Keith Smith 9 17 0 0 0 1.000 1.89
Freddie Tisdale 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
George Bjorkman 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Joe DeSa 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Luis DeLeon 52 3 13 0 1 1.000 0.31
Jeff Little 47 7 14 1 2 .955 0.45
Chris Davis 28 4 10 1 0 .933 0.50
John Stuper 28 9 32 0 3 1.000 1.46
Thomas Chamberlain 26 12 34 1 4 .979 1.77
Dave LaPoint 25 7 22 4 1 .879 1.16
George Frazier 21 3 4 0 0 1.000 0.33
Donnie Moore 21 7 20 0 1 1.000 1.29
Joe Edelen 16 10 17 1 4 .964 1.69
David Jorn 9 3 7 0 1 1.000 1.11
Andy Rincon 8 2 6 0 2 1.000 1.00
John Martin 5 2 8 0 0 1.000 2.00
William Thomas 5 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.60
Mark Littell 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
Len Strelitz 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Ralph Citarella 1 0 3 0 0 1.000 3.00
Gene Dotson 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jorge Aranzamendi 27 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Aug 26, 1953 Santurce, PR
Dave Bialas 27 R R 6' 1.0" 189 Feb 6, 1954 Houston, TX, US
George Bjorkman 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 26, 1956 Ontario, CA, US
Glenn Brummer 26 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Nov 23, 1954 Olney, IL, US
Mike Calise 24 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 16, 1957 Norwalk, CT, US
Thomas Chamberlain 26 R R 6' 6.0" 215 Jan 21, 1955
Ralph Citarella 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 7, 1958 East Orange, NJ, US
Mark Corey 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 3, 1955 Tucumcari, NM, US
Chris Davis 26 R R 6' 4.0" 170 Mar 25, 1955 Richmond, VA, US
Luis DeLeon 22 R R 6' 1.0" 153 Aug 19, 1958 Ponce, PR
Joe DeSa 21 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 27, 1959 Honolulu, HI, US
Gene Dotson 27 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Nov 1, 1953 Savannah, GA, US
Joe Edelen 25 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Sep 16, 1955 Durant, OK, US
Neil Fiala 24 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 24, 1956 St. Louis, MO, US
George Frazier 26 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Oct 13, 1954 Oklahoma City, OK, US
David Green 20 R R 6' 3.0" 170 Dec 4, 1960 Managua, NI
David Jorn 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 2, 1954 Belleville, IL, US
Kevin Kennedy 27 R R 6' 2.0" 195 May 26, 1954 Los Angeles, CA, US
Dave LaPoint 21 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Jul 29, 1959 Glens Falls, NY, US
Mark Littell 28 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Jan 17, 1953 Cape Girardeau, MO, US
Jeff Little 26 R L 6' 6.0" 220 Dec 25, 1954 Fremont, OH, US
John Martin 25 S L 6' 0.0" 190 Apr 11, 1956 Wyandotte, MI, US
Donnie Moore 27 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 13, 1954 Lubbock, TX, US
Kelly Paris 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 17, 1957 Encino, CA, US
Dave Penniall 26 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 26, 1954 Coronado, CA, US
Andy Rincon 22 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Mar 5, 1959 Monterey Park, CA, US
Gene Roof 23 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 13, 1958 Paducah, KY, US
Rafael Santana 23 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Jan 31, 1958 La Romana, La Romana, DO
Keith Smith 28 R R 5' 9.0" 178 May 3, 1953 Palmetto, FL, US
Len Strelitz 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 11, 1956
John Stuper 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 May 9, 1957 Butler, PA, US
Randall Thomas 26 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Apr 18, 1955 Lynchburg, VA, US
William Thomas 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Apr 26, 1958 Colorado Springs, CO, US
Freddie Tisdale 25 L L 6' 0.0" 165 May 1, 1956
Daniel Winslow 23 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jan 13, 1958

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