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1981 Omaha Royals

1981 > Class AAA > 1981 American Association (West)
Overall: 79-57
Scored 617 runs, Allowed 552 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-61

Affiliation: Kansas City Royals-AL
Manager: Joe Sparks
Represented: Omaha, NE
Ballpark: Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium (Omaha, NE)
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 Buckner* 28 14 40 34 2 4 1 0 0 4 0 0 4 3 .118 .200 .147 .347 5 0 0 2 1
2 Manny Castillo# 24 136 596 543 79 182 31 4 10 91 2 8 44 25 .335 .382 .462 .844 251 0 4 5 10
3 Onix Concepcion 23 118 490 438 62 112 15 2 6 57 32 8 36 41 .256 .314 .340 .654 149 4 6 6 0
4 Bob Detherage 26 89 273 248 31 57 5 1 6 34 5 5 17 51 .230 .278 .331 .609 82 0 7 1 0
5 Robert Ferris 23 8 26 21 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 7 .095 .269 .143 .412 3 0 0 0 0
6 Danny Garcia* 27 88 343 277 37 77 8 4 2 27 17 7 53 41 .278 .402 .357 .759 99 5 7 1 5
7 Jim Gaudet 26 46 162 139 18 32 7 0 2 13 0 0 21 20 .230 .327 .324 .651 45 0 0 2 0
8 Duane Gustavson 26 3 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0 0
9 Kelly Heath 23 111 439 387 52 93 21 5 3 37 13 4 42 34 .240 .317 .344 .661 133 3 4 3 1
10 Tim Ireland# 28 126 528 450 65 117 23 4 7 59 8 11 63 48 .260 .351 .376 .727 169 3 7 5 1
11 Ron Johnson 25 88 346 297 36 73 20 1 7 41 0 2 40 50 .246 .342 .391 .733 116 5 1 3 1
12 Greg Keatley 27 78 268 241 27 57 7 2 5 21 0 2 19 48 .237 .290 .344 .634 83 0 6 2 0
13 Darryl Motley 21 109 444 410 63 118 18 5 18 64 8 4 24 58 .288 .328 .488 .816 200 2 5 3 6
14 Ken Phelps* 26 19 78 66 9 22 8 1 5 21 0 0 12 9 .333 .436 .712 1.148 47 0 0 0 1
15 Bombo Rivera 28 126 516 429 73 111 25 2 16 60 4 5 77 88 .259 .368 .438 .806 188 1 2 7 7
16 Mark Ryal* 20 6 21 19 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .211 .200 .211 .411 4 0 1 1 0
17 Pat Sheridan* 23 86 353 315 49 94 15 8 5 31 12 5 32 61 .298 .365 .444 .809 140 1 5 0 0
18 Don Slaught 22 22 79 71 10 21 4 0 2 8 3 1 4 7 .296 .342 .437 .779 31 1 3 0 0
19 Russ Stephans 22 2 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0 0
20 Jeff Twitty* 23 43 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
20 Players 24.9 136 5010 4393 617 1178 209 39 94 571 104 62 493 601 .268 .342 .398 .740 1747 25 58 41 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 Craig Chamberlain 24 6 7 .462 3.72 21 19 0 4 1 0 133.0 110 64 55 12 73 1 58 2 0 2 1.376 7.4 0.8 4.9 3.9 0.79
2 Gary Christenson* 28 4 2 .667 3.90 32 0 14 0 0 3 60.0 64 30 26 3 34 2 49 0 0 3 1.633 9.6 0.4 5.1 7.4 1.44
3 Jerry Cram 33 0 1 .000 7.20 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.0 7 5 4 1 2 0 2 1 0 0 1.800 12.6 1.8 3.6 3.6 1.00
4 Keith Creel 22 4 1 .800 4.26 6 6 0 1 1 0 38.0 35 19 18 1 13 0 29 1 0 0 1.263 8.3 0.2 3.1 6.9 2.23
5 Bob Detherage 26 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.500 0.0 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.00
6 Daniel Fischer 24 7 8 .467 5.03 22 21 0 2 0 0 127.0 161 80 71 9 38 1 65 3 0 2 1.567 11.4 0.6 2.7 4.6 1.71
7 Atlee Hammaker* 23 11 5 .688 3.64 21 21 0 8 1 0 146.0 147 70 59 13 40 1 63 1 6 2 1.281 9.1 0.8 2.5 3.9 1.58
8 Don Hood* 31 4 3 .571 3.69 30 7 9 0 0 0 95.0 80 50 39 6 53 1 48 3 0 11 1.400 7.6 0.6 5.0 4.5 0.91
9 Mike Jones* 21 11 7 .611 2.96 20 20 0 7 1 0 134.0 102 55 44 8 79 0 101 1 0 0 1.351 6.9 0.5 5.3 6.8 1.28
10 Bill Laskey 23 10 8 .556 3.91 23 22 1 7 1 0 138.0 136 67 60 10 52 3 87 0 0 0 1.362 8.9 0.7 3.4 5.7 1.67
11 Bill Paschall 27 9 7 .563 3.53 20 19 0 8 0 0 135.0 132 57 53 14 25 2 68 1 0 3 1.163 8.8 0.9 1.7 4.5 2.72
12 Jeff Schattinger 25 8 4 .667 2.65 59 0 41 0 0 23 78.0 76 29 23 3 33 3 40 0 0 4 1.397 8.8 0.3 3.8 4.6 1.21
13 Jeff Twitty* 23 5 4 .556 2.96 43 0 32 0 0 8 67.0 73 26 22 4 21 4 33 2 0 2 1.403 9.8 0.5 2.8 4.4 1.57
13 Players 24.7 79 57 .581 3.68 136 136 99 37 8 34 1157.2 1123 552 474 84 466 18 643 15 11 29 1.373 8.7 0.7 3.6 5.0 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
Greg Keatley 77 346 44 7 6 .982 5.06 2
Jim Gaudet 45 249 14 6 3 .978 5.84 1
Don Slaught 19 91 7 3 0 .970 5.16 2
Duane Gustavson 2 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 0
Russ Stephans 2 7 0 0 0 1.000 3.50 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Johnson 82 723 52 12 62 .985 9.45
Danny Garcia 25 168 19 6 15 .969 7.48
Ken Phelps 18 169 15 2 19 .989 10.22
Tim Ireland 11 85 4 0 5 1.000 8.09
Robert Ferris 6 47 0 0 2 1.000 7.83

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kelly Heath 99 207 277 10 55 .980 4.89
Tim Ireland 40 91 94 5 2 .974 4.63
Manny Castillo 1 0 2 0 1 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Manny Castillo 135 116 286 17 31 .959 2.98
Tim Ireland 1 2 3 0 0 1.000 5.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Onix Concepcion 84 126 211 23 41 .936 4.01
Tim Ireland 52 103 166 15 35 .947 5.17
Kelly Heath 3 5 5 1 2 .909 3.33

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Darryl Motley 101 201 7 3 1 .986 2.06
Bob Detherage 85 185 11 7 2 .966 2.31
Bombo Rivera 82 151 7 4 0 .975 1.93
Pat Sheridan 80 193 2 3 2 .985 2.44
Danny Garcia 62 120 1 1 0 .992 1.95
Tim Ireland 8 11 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Mark Ryal 6 9 1 0 1 1.000 1.67
James Buckner 5 22 0 0 0 1.000 4.40
Jim Gaudet 2 2 1 0 1 1.000 1.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jeff Schattinger 59 3 15 0 3 1.000 0.31
Jeff Twitty 43 3 6 0 1 1.000 0.21
Gary Christenson 32 7 13 0 2 1.000 0.63
Don Hood 30 4 17 4 2 .840 0.70
Bill Laskey 23 7 14 1 2 .955 0.91
Daniel Fischer 22 5 19 3 0 .889 1.09
Craig Chamberlain 21 3 13 0 0 1.000 0.76
Atlee Hammaker 21 4 25 1 3 .967 1.38
Mike Jones 20 2 16 3 1 .857 0.90
Bill Paschall 20 9 18 2 3 .931 1.35
Keith Creel 6 2 5 1 0 .875 1.17
Jerry Cram 2 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Bob Detherage 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 Buckner 28 L L 5' 8.0" 165 1953
Manny Castillo 24 S R 5' 9.0" 160 Apr 1, 1957 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Craig Chamberlain 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 2, 1957 Hollywood, CA, US
Gary Christenson 28 L L 6' 5.0" 200 May 5, 1953 Mineola, NY, US
Onix Concepcion 23 R R 5' 6.0" 160 Oct 5, 1957 Dorado, PR
Jerry Cram 33 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 9, 1947 Los Angeles, CA, US
Keith Creel 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 4, 1959 Dallas, TX, US
Bob Detherage 26 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 20, 1954 Springfield, MO, US
Robert Ferris 23 R R 5' 11.0" 190 1958
Daniel Fischer 24 R 6' 3.0" 180 1957
Danny Garcia 27 L L 6' 1.0" 182 Apr 29, 1954 Brooklyn, NY, US
Jim Gaudet 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 3, 1955 New Orleans, LA, US
Duane Gustavson 26 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 22, 1955 Mundelein, IL, US
Atlee Hammaker 23 S L 6' 3.0" 200 Jan 24, 1958 Carmel, CA, US
Kelly Heath 23 R R 5' 7.0" 155 Sep 4, 1957 Plattsburg, NY, US
Don Hood 31 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 16, 1949 Florence, SC, US
Tim Ireland 28 S R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 14, 1953 Oakland, CA, US
Ron Johnson 25 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Mar 23, 1956 Long Beach, CA, US
Mike Jones 21 L L 6' 6.0" 215 Jul 30, 1959 Rochester, NY, US
Greg Keatley 27 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 12, 1953 Princeton, WV, US
Bill Laskey 23 R R 6' 5.0" 190 Dec 20, 1957 Toledo, OH, US
Darryl Motley 21 R R 5' 9.0" 196 Jan 21, 1960 Muskogee, OK, US
Bill Paschall 27 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 22, 1954 Norfolk, VA, US
Ken Phelps 26 L L 6' 1.0" 209 Aug 6, 1954 Seattle, WA, US
Bombo Rivera 28 R R 5' 10.0" 187 Aug 2, 1952 Ponce, PR
Mark Ryal 20 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 28, 1960 Henryetta, OK, US
Jeff Schattinger 25 L R 6' 5.0" 200 Oct 25, 1955 Fresno, CA, US
Pat Sheridan 23 L R 6' 3.0" 175 Dec 4, 1957 Ann Arbor, MI, US
Don Slaught 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 11, 1958 Long Beach, CA, US
Russ Stephans 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 20, 1959
Jeff Twitty 23 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 10, 1957 Lancaster, SC, US

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