Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > 1981 Jacksonville Suns

Elliott, Kalb, MLB Network:From MLB Network’s launch on January 1, 2009—when I used baseballreference.com’s play...


1981 Jacksonville Suns

1981 > Class AA > 1981 Southern League (East)
Overall: 65-77
Scored 566 runs, Allowed 652 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-80

Affiliation: Kansas City Royals-AL
Manager: Gene Lamont
Represented: Jacksonville, FL
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 James Atkinson* 24 99 368 317 36 71 8 2 8 42 3 1 45 43 .224 .322 .338 .660 107 2 2 2 1
2 Buddy Biancalana# 21 132 452 385 47 81 7 2 2 27 25 9 51 78 .210 .306 .255 .561 98 3 11 2 0
3 Derek Botelho 24 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
4 James Buckner* 28 45 171 148 29 39 9 3 2 22 8 1 20 11 .264 .345 .405 .750 60 0 0 3 2
5 Jeff Cornell# 24 26 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
6 James Gleissner 21 13 34 31 2 6 3 0 0 4 0 0 3 11 .194 .265 .290 .555 9 0 0 0 0
7 Joseph Hicks 25 43 156 146 14 31 5 1 0 15 8 5 9 18 .212 .256 .260 .517 38 0 0 1 1
8 Dave Hogg 24 95 352 284 44 63 11 1 9 33 2 2 61 61 .222 .366 .363 .728 103 4 2 1 3
9 Dave Leeper* 21 67 246 227 19 61 7 0 2 21 9 4 12 35 .269 .311 .326 .637 74 3 2 2 2
10 David Luethy 26 8 20 18 2 4 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 4 .222 .300 .333 .633 6 0 0 0 0
11 Francis McCann 27 134 538 463 75 123 15 9 15 70 20 6 66 80 .266 .354 .434 .788 201 1 1 7 4
12 Mike Morley 22 18 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0 0
13 Steven Patterson 24 18 62 56 5 7 1 2 0 4 0 0 6 14 .125 .210 .214 .424 12 0 0 0 0
14 Mark Ryal* 20 123 486 457 50 122 15 2 14 69 14 2 23 78 .267 .302 .400 .702 183 1 2 3 4
15 Luis Silverio 24 19 65 53 5 13 3 0 1 6 6 4 11 14 .245 .385 .358 .743 19 1 0 0 0
16 Don Slaught 22 96 419 379 45 127 21 2 6 44 13 11 32 44 .335 .391 .449 .840 170 3 5 0 1
17 Russ Stephans 22 4 13 12 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .167 .231 .167 .397 2 0 0 0 0
18 Raul Tovar 22 97 330 289 22 66 9 1 0 23 8 3 27 44 .228 .307 .266 .573 77 6 7 1 0
19 Ira Turner 23 98 369 336 41 81 12 7 7 40 25 9 25 99 .241 .304 .381 .685 128 6 1 1 0
20 Brad Wellman 21 135 562 498 72 131 25 2 6 47 14 6 47 68 .263 .329 .357 .687 178 4 9 4 0
21 Phil Westendorf 26 28 95 92 5 18 5 0 0 7 0 0 2 23 .196 .211 .250 .461 23 0 0 1 0
22 Daniel Wieser# 25 105 402 331 52 66 12 1 8 37 14 7 64 64 .199 .327 .314 .641 104 0 4 3 2
23 Larry Williams? 25 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
23 Players 23.1 143 5146 4528 566 1113 170 35 80 514 169 70 507 793 .246 .324 .352 .676 1593 34 46 31 20
* - 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 Derek Botelho 24 2 2 .500 1.95 7 5 2 2 1 1 37.0 27 9 8 2 4 0 15 0 0 0 0.838 6.6 0.5 1.0 3.6 3.75
2 Jeff Cornell 24 8 9 .471 3.58 26 26 0 8 1 0 166.0 141 76 66 8 114 6 106 7 0 8 1.536 7.6 0.4 6.2 5.7 0.93
3 Keith Creel 22 12 7 .632 2.72 20 20 0 10 4 0 149.0 106 52 45 13 44 4 105 2 3 4 1.007 6.4 0.8 2.7 6.3 2.39
4 Christopher DiLorenzo 25 0 3 .000 5.45 10 3 2 0 0 1 33.0 38 24 20 4 19 1 22 2 0 1 1.727 10.4 1.1 5.2 6.0 1.16
5 Rich Dubee 23 8 6 .571 4.04 33 7 18 2 0 5 107.0 134 65 48 10 26 5 61 3 0 1 1.495 11.3 0.8 2.2 5.1 2.35
6 Daniel Fischer 24 2 0 1.000 1.17 3 3 0 2 0 0 23.0 16 4 3 0 6 1 9 0 0 0 0.957 6.3 0.0 2.3 3.5 1.50
7 Jeffrey Hanslovan* 23 2 1 .667 5.11 27 0 13 0 0 3 44.0 53 30 25 2 25 1 29 0 0 5 1.773 10.8 0.4 5.1 5.9 1.16
8 Dave Hogg 24 0 0 13.50 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 5 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2.500 22.5 0.0 0.0 4.5
9 Mike Morley* 22 5 10 .333 3.72 17 17 0 4 0 0 109.0 95 57 45 8 59 3 54 2 0 3 1.413 7.8 0.7 4.9 4.5 0.92
10 Craig Pippin 23 1 2 .333 8.74 26 0 22 0 0 3 34.0 47 40 33 10 18 1 16 1 1 4 1.912 12.4 2.6 4.8 4.2 0.89
11 Doug Potestio 21 3 7 .300 5.12 11 11 0 3 1 0 72.0 89 50 41 6 27 1 33 3 0 4 1.611 11.1 0.8 3.4 4.1 1.22
12 Daniel St. Clair 24 1 2 .333 3.21 20 0 20 0 0 2 28.0 20 10 10 4 9 1 27 1 0 0 1.036 6.4 1.3 2.9 8.7 3.00
13 Walter Vanderbush 22 3 4 .429 3.44 12 8 2 2 0 1 55.0 48 29 21 3 30 1 41 2 0 8 1.418 7.9 0.5 4.9 6.7 1.37
14 Curtis Voyles 24 6 6 .500 4.66 32 10 17 0 0 4 85.0 88 54 44 11 47 2 46 4 1 7 1.588 9.3 1.2 5.0 4.9 0.98
15 Larry Williams 25 3 4 .429 5.95 16 6 1 2 0 0 65.0 65 45 43 14 33 0 45 2 0 3 1.508 9.0 1.9 4.6 6.2 1.36
16 Frank Wills 22 9 14 .391 3.98 27 27 0 11 1 0 192.0 199 104 85 16 91 3 174 9 3 15 1.510 9.3 0.8 4.3 8.2 1.91
16 Players 23.0 65 77 .458 4.05 143 143 97 46 11 20 1200.1 1171 652 540 111 552 30 784 38 8 63 1.435 8.8 0.8 4.1 5.9 1.42
* - 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
Don Slaught 74 450 61 9 4 .983 6.91 4
Dave Hogg 59 316 34 6 3 .983 5.93 5
James Gleissner 10 54 4 3 1 .951 5.80 0
Russ Stephans 4 27 3 0 0 1.000 7.50 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Atkinson 55 459 27 7 39 .986 8.84
Ira Turner 39 310 15 10 24 .970 8.33
Phil Westendorf 27 202 13 1 26 .995 7.96
Francis McCann 21 150 10 5 11 .970 7.62
Dave Hogg 5 34 3 0 4 1.000 7.40
Don Slaught 4 32 0 0 2 1.000 8.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Brad Wellman 130 279 357 23 77 .965 4.89
Daniel Wieser 11 18 26 0 4 1.000 4.00
Francis McCann 4 10 6 1 2 .941 4.00
David Luethy 1 2 0 0 1 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Francis McCann 79 85 139 7 18 .970 2.84
Daniel Wieser 38 30 58 10 2 .898 2.32
James Atkinson 18 14 38 5 4 .912 2.89
Steven Patterson 9 4 14 2 1 .900 2.00
David Luethy 5 3 8 0 1 1.000 2.20

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buddy Biancalana 132 208 374 48 60 .924 4.41
Daniel Wieser 13 14 23 2 4 .949 2.85
Brad Wellman 4 7 11 2 1 .900 4.50
David Luethy 1 1 1 1 0 .667 2.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Ryal 119 237 8 11 1 .957 2.06
Raul Tovar 91 187 12 5 1 .975 2.19
Dave Leeper 63 117 6 7 2 .946 1.95
Ira Turner 51 72 3 6 0 .926 1.47
Daniel Wieser 43 61 6 5 1 .931 1.56
Joseph Hicks 42 76 2 5 0 .940 1.86
James Buckner 29 44 2 3 0 .939 1.59
Luis Silverio 15 34 2 0 0 1.000 2.40

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rich Dubee 33 7 15 1 0 .957 0.67
Curtis Voyles 32 2 11 2 2 .867 0.41
Jeffrey Hanslovan 27 1 0 2 0 .333 0.04
Frank Wills 27 10 28 3 1 .927 1.41
Jeff Cornell 26 13 12 2 0 .926 0.96
Craig Pippin 26 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.12
Keith Creel 20 9 17 3 1 .897 1.30
Daniel St. Clair 20 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.10
Mike Morley 17 8 17 0 1 1.000 1.47
Larry Williams 16 0 7 1 0 .875 0.44
Walter Vanderbush 12 4 4 1 0 .889 0.67
Doug Potestio 11 3 11 2 1 .875 1.27
Christopher DiLorenzo 10 0 4 3 0 .571 0.40
Derek Botelho 7 2 5 0 0 1.000 1.00
Daniel Fischer 3 0 9 0 0 1.000 3.00
Dave Hogg 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
James Atkinson 24 L R 6' 2.0" 180 1957
Buddy Biancalana 21 S R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 2, 1960 Greenbrae, CA, US
Derek Botelho 24 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 2, 1956 Long Beach, CA, US
James Buckner 28 L L 5' 8.0" 165 1953
Jeff Cornell 24 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 10, 1957 Kansas City, MO, US
Keith Creel 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 4, 1959 Dallas, TX, US
Christopher DiLorenzo 25 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1956
Rich Dubee 23 S R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 19, 1957 Brockton, MA, US
Daniel Fischer 24 R 6' 3.0" 180 1957
James Gleissner 21 R R 6' 0.0" 200 1960
Jeffrey Hanslovan 23 L L 6' 2.0" 200 1958
Joseph Hicks 25 R R 6' 3.0" 170 1956
Dave Hogg 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 30, 1957
Dave Leeper 21 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 30, 1959 Santa Ana, CA, US
David Luethy 26 R R 6' 1.0" 178 1955
Francis McCann 27 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 26, 1954
Mike Morley 22 R L 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 18, 1959
Steven Patterson 24 R R 5' 9.0" 170 1957
Craig Pippin 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 4, 1957 Bristol, TN, US
Doug Potestio 21 R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 24, 1960
Mark Ryal 20 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 28, 1960 Henryetta, OK, US
Luis Silverio 24 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Oct 23, 1956 Villa Gonzalez, Santiago, DO
Don Slaught 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 11, 1958 Long Beach, CA, US
Daniel St. Clair 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1957
Russ Stephans 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 20, 1959
Raul Tovar 22 R R 6' 1.0" 183 Nov 14, 1958 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Ira Turner 23 R R 6' 1.0" 197 1958
Walter Vanderbush 22 R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 14, 1958 East Stroudsburg, PA, US
Curtis Voyles 24 R R 6' 4.0" 185 1957
Brad Wellman 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 17, 1959 Lodi, CA, US
Phil Westendorf 26 R R 6' 7.0" 195 1955
Daniel Wieser 25 S R 6' 0.0" 175 1956
Larry Williams 25 R 6' 3.0" 185 1956
Frank Wills 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 26, 1958 New Orleans, LA, US

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.