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1981 ALCS (3-0): New York Yankees (59-48) over Oakland Athletics (64-45)

WS: LAD-NYY / ALCS: NYY-OAK / NLCS: LAD-MON / Div. Series: NYY-MIL / OAK-KCR / MON-PHI / LAD-HOU
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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, October 13, 1981 at Yankee Stadium II (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Oakland Athletics            0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0     1  6  1
    New York Yankees             3  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  x     3  7  1

    PITCHERS: OAK - Norris, Underwood (8)
              NYY - John, Davis (7), Gossage (8)

               WP - Tommy John
	       LP - Mike Norris
             SAVE - Rich Gossage

   HOME RUNS: OAK - none
              NYY - none

  ATTENDANCE: 55,740

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 14, 1981 at Yankee Stadium II (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Oakland Athletics            0  0  1    2  0  0    0  0  0     3 11  1
    New York Yankees             1  0  0    7  0  1    4  0  x    13 19  0

    PITCHERS: OAK - McCatty, Beard (4), Jones (5), Kingman (7), Owchinko (7)
              NYY - May, Frazier (4)

               WP - George Frazier
	       LP - Steve McCatty
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: OAK - none
              NYY - Nettles, Piniella

  ATTENDANCE: 48,497

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 15, 1981 at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum (Oakland Athletics)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Yankees             0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  3     4 10  0
    Oakland Athletics            0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  5  2

    PITCHERS: NYY - Righetti, Davis (7), Gossage (9)
              OAK - Keough, Underwood (9)

               WP - Dave Righetti
	       LP - Matt Keough
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYY - Randolph
              OAK - none

  ATTENDANCE: 47,302

Series MVP - Graig Nettles

Series Batting Stats

New York Yankees Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Bobby Brown 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0 0 31 62 5 14 0 6 4 .226 .521
Rick Cerone 3 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100 .182 .100 .282 0 0 0 71 234 23 57 2 21 0 .244 .618
Ron Davis 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 43 0 0 0 0 0 0
Barry Foote 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0 0 *49 147 12 26 6 11 0 .177 .559
George Frazier 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oscar Gamble 3 6 2 1 0 0 0 1 5 3 .167 .500 .167 .667 0 0 0 80 189 24 45 10 27 0 .238 .796
Rich Gossage 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reggie Jackson 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 .000 .200 .000 .200 1 0 0 94 334 33 79 15 54 0 .237 .758
Tommy John 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rudy May 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 0 0 0 0 0 0
Larry Milbourne 3 13 4 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 .462 .462 .462 .923 0 0 0 61 163 24 51 1 12 2 .313 .749
Jerry Mumphrey 3 12 2 6 1 0 0 0 3 2 .500 .600 .583 1.183 0 1 0 80 319 44 98 6 32 14 .307 .783
Bobby Murcer 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333 .500 .333 .833 0 0 50 117 14 31 6 24 0 .265 .801
Graig Nettles 3 12 2 6 2 0 1 9 1 0 .500 .571 .917 1.488 0 0 1 103 349 46 85 15 46 0 .244 .731
Lou Piniella 3 5 2 3 0 0 1 3 0 0 .600 .600 1.200 1.800 0 0 0 60 159 16 44 5 18 0 .277 .759
Willie Randolph 3 12 2 4 0 0 1 2 0 1 .333 .333 .583 .917 0 0 0 93 357 59 83 2 24 14 .232 .641
Dave Revering 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 0 *76 206 20 48 4 17 0 .233 .644
Dave Righetti 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0
Andre Robertson 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 10 19 1 5 0 0 1 .263 .579
Aurelio Rodriguez 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 52 4 18 2 8 0 .346 .870
Bob Watson 3 12 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0 0 59 156 15 33 6 12 0 .212 .701
Dave Winfield 3 13 2 2 1 0 0 2 2 2 .154 .267 .231 .497 1 0 0 105 388 52 114 13 68 11 .294 .824
Totals 47 107 20 36 4 0 3 20 13 10 .336 .415 .458 .873 2 1 107 3529 421 889 100 47 .252 .717

Oakland Athletics Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Tony Armas 3 12 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0 0 109 440 51 115 22 76 5 .261 .774
Dave Beard 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rick Bosetti 2 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .500 .750 0 0 0 *34 66 9 13 0 5 0 .197 .481
Mike Davis 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0 17 20 0 1 0 0 0 .050 .236
Keith Drumright 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 31 86 8 25 0 11 0 .291 .644
Wayne Gross 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 82 243 29 50 10 31 2 .206 .670
Mike Heath 3 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 84 301 26 71 8 30 3 .236 .615
Rickey Henderson 3 11 0 4 2 1 0 1 1 2 .364 .417 .727 1.144 2 0 1 108 423 89 135 6 35 56 .319 .845
Cliff Johnson 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 84 273 40 71 17 59 5 .260 .805
Jeff Jones 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 0
Matt Keough 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Kingman 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mickey Klutts 3 7 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .429 .429 .429 .857 0 0 1 15 46 9 17 5 11 0 .370 1.091
Steve McCatty 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave McKay 3 11 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .273 .273 .273 .545 0 0 1 79 224 25 59 4 21 4 .263 .688
Kelvin Moore 3 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 0 0 0 14 47 5 12 1 3 1 .255 .689
Dwayne Murphy 3 8 0 2 1 0 0 1 2 3 .250 .400 .375 .775 0 0 0 107 390 58 98 15 60 10 .251 .777
Jeff Newman 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 68 216 17 50 3 15 0 .231 .589
Mike Norris 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Owchinko 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rob Picciolo 2 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 0 0 1 82 179 23 48 4 13 0 .268 .687
Jim Spencer 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 *79 234 20 44 4 13 1 .188 .521
Fred Stanley 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 66 145 15 28 0 7 2 .193 .489
Tom Underwood 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 *25 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 49 99 4 22 4 1 0 4 6 23 .222 .267 .283 .549 2 0 109 3677 458 910 104 98 .247 .691

New York Yankees Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Ron Davis 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 3.1 0 0 0 2 4 0.600 43 0 2.71 4 5 6 73.0 47 25 83 0.986
George Frazier 1 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 5.2 5 0 0 1 5 1.059 16 0 1.63 0 1 3 27.2 26 11 17 1.337
Rich Gossage 2 0 0.00 0 0 1 0 2.2 1 0 0 0 2 0.375 32 0 0.77 3 2 20 46.2 22 14 48 0.771
Tommy John 1 1 1.50 1 0 0 0 6.0 6 1 1 1 3 1.167 20 20 2.63 9 8 0 140.1 135 39 50 1.240
Rudy May 1 1 8.10 0 0 0 0 3.1 6 3 3 0 5 1.800 27 22 4.14 6 11 1 147.2 137 41 79 1.205
Dave Righetti 1 1 0.00 1 0 0 0 6.0 4 0 0 2 4 1.000 15 15 2.05 8 4 0 105.1 75 38 89 1.073
Totals 8 3 1.33 3 0 1 0 27.0 22 4 4 6 23 1.037 107 107 2.896 59 48 948.0 827 287 606 1.175

Oakland Athletics Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
Name G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Dave Beard 1 0 40.50 0 0 0 0 0.2 5 3 3 0 0 7.500 8 0 2.77 1 1 3 13.0 9 4 15 1.000
Jeff Jones 1 0 4.50 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 1 0 1.500 33 0 3.39 4 1 3 61.0 51 40 43 1.492
Matt Keough 1 1 1.08 0 1 0 0 8.1 7 2 1 6 4 1.560 19 19 3.40 10 6 0 140.1 125 45 60 1.211
Brian Kingman 1 0 81.00 0 0 0 0 0.1 3 3 3 0 0 9.000 18 15 3.95 3 6 0 100.1 112 32 52 1.435
Steve McCatty 1 1 13.50 0 1 0 0 3.1 6 5 5 2 2 2.400 22 22 2.33 14 7 0 185.2 140 61 91 1.083
Mike Norris 1 1 3.68 0 1 0 0 7.1 6 3 3 2 4 1.091 23 23 3.75 12 9 0 172.2 145 63 78 1.205
Bob Owchinko 1 0 5.40 0 0 0 0 1.2 3 1 1 0 0 1.800 29 0 3.20 4 3 2 39.1 34 19 26 1.347
Tom Underwood 2 0 13.50 0 0 0 0 1.1 4 2 2 2 0 4.500 *25 11 3.66 4 6 1 83.2 69 38 75 1.279
Totals 9 3 6.84 0 3 0 0 25.0 36 20 19 13 10 1.960 109 109 3.299 64 45 993.0 883 370 505 1.262

WS: LAD-NYY / ALCS: NYY-OAK / NLCS: LAD-MON / Div. Series: NYY-MIL / OAK-KCR / MON-PHI / LAD-HOU
 1980 ALCS /  1982 ALCS

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