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1981 Texas Rangers

1981 > Class Major League > 1981 American League (West)
Overall: 57-48
Scored 452 runs, Allowed 389 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 60-45

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Don Zimmer
Represented: Arlington, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1980 / 1982

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Buddy Bell2997415360441061611064334230.294.364.428.7921546301010
2Larry Cox33513130310000004.231.231.308.538400000
3Dan Duran*271317161400000011.250.294.250.544410000
4John Ellis3223645828301701510.138.219.241.4601431001
5Johnny Grubb*3267226199264691326032325.231.316.332.6476662110
6Bob Johnson21619182500240013.278.316.611.9271110000
7Bob Jones*311035344910370117.265.286.559.8451900000
8Rick Lisi25920166500010140.313.450.313.763500000
9Mario Mendoza308825422918536102221725.231.254.266.52161911430
10Nelson Norman#23715131310020012.231.267.308.574400010
11Al Oliver*3410244842153130291455302428.309.348.411.7591731720110
12Pat Putnam*27953172973379172835421738.266.304.418.72112440123
13Mickey Rivers*329942839962114212326952431.286.327.371.69814831312
14Leon Roberts30722662332665172431342538.279.345.421.7659881252
15Billy Sample26662602303665160325411721.283.346.391.7389037331
16Bill Stein345312611521386022212715.330.360.435.7955050133
17Jim Sundberg301023963394294172328255048.277.369.366.73512451336
18Wayne Tolleson#251425246400012015.167.200.167.367400000
19Mark Wagner2750958515224111411813.259.323.365.6873120200
20Don Werner282881200000102.250.250.250.500200000
21Bump Wills#28102454410511031322411293249.251.304.307.61112681652
21 Players29.91053972358145296817815494184641295396.270.326.369.69613238421363940
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Bob Babcock3111.5002.20160700028.221772161181001171.2916.60.65.05.71.13
2John Butcher2412.3331.6353111027.21865081190001060.9405.90.02.66.22.38
3Steve Comer2782.8002.563612200677.17025221318221023301.3068.10.13.62.60.71
4Danny Darwin2599.5003.6422220620146.0115675912575986016011.1787.10.73.56.01.72
5Rick Honeycutt*27116.6473.3120200820127.2120494712171400015091.0738.50.81.22.82.35
6Charlie Hough3341.8002.96215920182.06130274311693043301.1226.70.43.47.62.23
7Fergie Jenkins3858.3854.5019162100106.0122555314404630024671.52810.41.23.45.31.58
8John Henry Johnson*2431.7502.662401500223.219772618101941.0567.20.82.33.01.33
9Jim Kern3212.3332.702301500630.0211090223201111311.4336.30.06.66.00.91
10Jon Matlack*3147.3644.1417160110104.110159488411431024471.3618.70.73.53.71.05
11Doc Medich32106.6253.0820200440143.113651498335652015851.1798.50.52.14.11.97
12Mark Mercer*2701.0004.707020027.27441708000361.8268.21.28.29.41.14
13Dave Schmidt2401.0003.13141800131.23111111113131131321.3268.80.33.13.71.18
14Len Whitehouse*2301.00016.202100003.18761202000203.00021.62.75.45.41.00
14 Players29.35748.5433.4010510582231318940.185138935567322344881721839091.2478.10.63.14.71.52
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Jim Sundberg984645229.9965.278413848%
Larry Cox5332001.0007.002700%
Bob Johnson5220001.0004.400200%

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Pat Putnam9476964665.9938.86
Bill Stein2014610091.0007.80
John Ellis181408116.9938.22
Dan Duran110001.0001.00
Bob Johnson190001.0009.00
Al Oliver120001.0002.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bump Wills1012683261070.9835.88
Mark Wagner4131515.9667.00
Bill Stein323011.0001.67

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Buddy Bell96662811418.9613.61
Bill Stein741210.9412.29
Wayne Tolleson658001.0002.17
Mark Wagner224001.0003.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mario Mendoza881142701247.9704.36
Mark Wagner433968413.9642.49
Nelson Norman552115.9635.20
Wayne Tolleson200000.00
Buddy Bell113011.0004.00
Bill Stein110001.0001.00

LF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Billy Sample620.00
Leon Roberts250.00
Dan Duran70.00
Bill Stein70.00
Pat Putnam30.00
Johnny Grubb20.00
Jim Sundberg20.00
Bob Jones10.00

CF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mickey Rivers970.00
Billy Sample50.00
Leon Roberts30.00
Rick Lisi20.00

RF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Johnny Grubb560.00
Leon Roberts460.00
Bob Jones90.00
Rick Lisi60.00
Pat Putnam10.00
Bill Stein10.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mickey Rivers972251213.9962.44
Leon Roberts71130210.9921.86
Billy Sample64132411.9932.13
Johnny Grubb5895210.9901.67
Bob Jones10204001.0002.40
Rick Lisi890001.0001.13
Bill Stein813110.9331.75
Dan Duran761001.0001.00
Pat Putnam32010.6670.67
Jim Sundberg210001.0000.50

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Steve Comer3651812.9580.64
John Henry Johnson2417011.0000.33
Jim Kern233310.8570.26
Danny Darwin2281623.9231.09
Charlie Hough2128011.0000.48
Rick Honeycutt2033031.9171.65
Doc Medich20152611.9762.05
Fergie Jenkins191022031.0001.68
Jon Matlack1722020.9171.29
Bob Babcock1624001.0000.38
Dave Schmidt1416001.0000.50
Mark Mercer702001.0000.29
John Butcher535001.0001.60
Len Whitehouse200000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Bob Babcock31RR6' 5.0"210Aug 25, 1949New Castle, PA, US1981-04-111981-06-11
Buddy Bell29RR6' 1.0"180Aug 27, 1951Pittsburgh, PA, US1981-04-091981-10-02
John Butcher24RR6' 4.0"185Mar 8, 1957Glendale, CA, US1981-09-011981-10-03
Steve Comer27SR6' 3.0"195Jan 13, 1954Minneapolis, MN, US1981-04-091981-10-02
Larry Cox33RR5' 10.0"178Sep 11, 1947Bluffton, OH, US1981-04-291981-06-09
Danny Darwin25RR6' 3.0"185Oct 25, 1955Bonham, TX, US1981-04-111981-10-02
Dan Duran27LL5' 11.0"190Mar 16, 1954Palo Alto, CA, US1981-04-171981-06-10
John Ellis32RR6' 2.0"225Aug 21, 1948New London, CT, US1981-04-091981-10-03
Johnny Grubb32LR6' 3.0"175Aug 4, 1948Richmond, VA, US1981-04-091981-09-27
Rick Honeycutt27LL6' 1.0"185Jun 29, 1954Chattanooga, TN, US1981-04-181981-09-28
Charlie Hough33RR6' 2.0"190Jan 5, 1948Honolulu, HI, US1981-04-091981-09-30
Fergie Jenkins38RR6' 5.0"205Dec 13, 1942Chatham, ON, CA1981-04-121981-09-18
Bob Johnson21RR6' 3.0"195Jul 31, 1959Dallas, TX, US1981-09-011981-10-04
John Henry Johnson24LL6' 2.0"190Aug 21, 1956Houston, TX, US1981-04-111981-08-31
Bob Jones31LL6' 2.0"195Oct 11, 1949Elkton, MD, US1981-09-011981-09-11
Jim Kern32RR6' 5.0"185Mar 15, 1949Gladwin, MI, US1981-04-111981-10-04
Bob Lacey27RL6' 5.0"210Aug 25, 1953Fredericksburg, VA, US1981-09-151981-09-15
Rick Lisi25RR6' 0.0"175Mar 17, 1956Halifax, NS, CA1981-05-091981-05-29
Jon Matlack31LL6' 3.0"205Jan 19, 1950West Chester, PA, US1981-04-091981-09-13
Doc Medich32RR6' 5.0"225Dec 9, 1948Aliquippa, PA, US1981-04-151981-09-29
Mario Mendoza30RR5' 11.0"170Dec 26, 1950Chihuahua, Chihuahua, MX1981-04-091981-09-27
Mark Mercer27LL6' 5.0"220May 22, 1954Fort Bragg, NC, US1981-09-011981-09-28
Nelson Norman23SR6' 2.0"160May 23, 1958San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO1981-09-201981-10-04
Al Oliver34LL6' 0.0"195Oct 14, 1946Portsmouth, OH, US1981-04-091981-10-02
Tom Poquette29LR5' 10.0"175Oct 30, 1951Eau Claire, WI, US1981-08-121981-10-04
Pat Putnam27LR6' 0.0"205Dec 3, 1953Bethel, VT, US1981-04-091981-10-04
Mickey Rivers32LL5' 10.0"165Oct 31, 1948Miami, FL, US1981-04-091981-09-29
Leon Roberts30RR6' 3.0"200Jan 22, 1951Vicksburg, MI, US1981-04-191981-10-04
Billy Sample26RR5' 9.0"175Apr 2, 1955Roanoke, VA, US1981-04-091981-10-04
Dave Schmidt24RR6' 1.0"185Apr 22, 1957Niles, MI, US1981-05-011981-10-04
Bill Stein34RR5' 10.0"170Jan 21, 1947Battle Creek, MI, US1981-04-141981-09-24
Jim Sundberg30RR6' 0.0"190May 18, 1951Galesburg, IL, US1981-04-091981-10-03
Wayne Tolleson25SR5' 9.0"160Nov 22, 1955Spartanburg, SC, US1981-09-011981-10-04
Mark Wagner27RR6' 0.0"165Mar 4, 1954Conneaut, OH, US1981-04-091981-10-04
Don Werner28RR6' 1.0"175Mar 8, 1953Appleton, WI, US1981-10-021981-10-03
Len Whitehouse23LL5' 11.0"175Sep 10, 1957Burlington, VT, US1981-09-011981-10-04
Bump Wills28SR5' 9.0"172Jul 27, 1952Washington, DC, US1981-04-091981-10-04

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