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1981 World Series (4-2): Los Angeles Dodgers (63-47) over New York Yankees (59-48)

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

Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, October 20, 1981 at Yankee Stadium II (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  0  0    0  1  0    0  2  0     3  5  0
    New York Yankees             3  0  1    1  0  0    0  0  x     5  6  0

    PITCHERS: LAD - Reuss, Castillo (3), Goltz (4), Niedenfuer (5), Stewart (8)
              NYY - Guidry, Davis (8), Gossage (8)

               WP - Ron Guidry
	       LP - Jerry Reuss
             SAVE - Rich Gossage

   HOME RUNS: LAD - Yeager
              NYY - Watson

  ATTENDANCE: 56,470

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 21, 1981 at Yankee Stadium II (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     0  4  2
    New York Yankees             0  0  0    0  1  0    0  2  x     3  6  1

    PITCHERS: LAD - Hooton, Forster (7), Howe (8), Stewart (8)
              NYY - John, Gossage (8)

               WP - Tommy John
	       LP - Burt Hooton
             SAVE - Rich Gossage

   HOME RUNS: LAD - none
              NYY - none

  ATTENDANCE: 56,505

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Friday, October 23, 1981 at Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles Dodgers)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Yankees             0  2  2    0  0  0    0  0  0     4  9  0
    Los Angeles Dodgers          3  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  x     5 11  1

    PITCHERS: NYY - Righetti, Frazier (3), May (5), Davis (8)
              LAD - Valenzuela

               WP - Fernando Valenzuela
	       LP - George Frazier
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYY - Cerone, Watson
              LAD - Cey

  ATTENDANCE: 56,236

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 24, 1981 at Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles Dodgers)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Yankees             2  1  1    0  0  2    0  1  0     7 13  1
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  0  2    0  1  3    2  0  x     8 14  2

    PITCHERS: NYY - Reuschel, May (4), Davis (5), Frazier (6), John (7)
              LAD - Welch, Goltz (1), Forster (4), Niedenfuer (5), Howe (7)

               WP - Steve Howe
	       LP - George Frazier
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYY - Jackson, Randolph
              LAD - Johnstone

  ATTENDANCE: 56,242

Game 5 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Sunday, October 25, 1981 at Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles Dodgers)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    New York Yankees             0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     1  5  0
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  x     2  4  3

    PITCHERS: NYY - Guidry, Gossage (8)
              LAD - Reuss

               WP - Jerry Reuss
	       LP - Ron Guidry
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: NYY - none
              LAD - Guerrero, Yeager

  ATTENDANCE: 56,115

Game 6 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 28, 1981 at Yankee Stadium II (New York Yankees)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Los Angeles Dodgers          0  0  0    1  3  4    0  1  0     9 13  1
    New York Yankees             0  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  0     2  7  2

    PITCHERS: LAD - Hooton, Howe (6)
              NYY - John, Frazier (5), Davis (6), Reuschel (6), May (7), LaRoche (9)

               WP - Burt Hooton
	       LP - George Frazier
             SAVE - Steve Howe

   HOME RUNS: LAD - Guerrero
              NYY - Randolph

  ATTENDANCE: 56,513

Series MVP - Ron Cey, Pedro Guerrero, Steve Yeager

Series Batting Stats

Los Angeles Dodgers 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
Dusty Baker 6 24 3 4 0 0 0 1 1 6 .167 .192 .167 .359 0 0 0 103 400 48 128 9 49 10 .320 .808
Bobby Castillo 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 9 1 4 0 1 0 .444 1.111
Ron Cey 6 20 3 7 0 0 1 6 3 3 .350 .458 .500 .958 0 0 0 85 312 42 90 13 50 0 .288 .846
Terry Forster 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Steve Garvey 6 24 3 10 1 0 0 0 2 5 .417 .462 .458 .920 0 0 0 110 431 63 122 10 64 3 .283 .732
Dave Goltz 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 17 0 1 0 2 0 .059 .217
Pedro Guerrero 6 21 2 7 1 1 2 7 2 6 .333 .417 .762 1.179 0 0 0 98 347 46 104 12 48 5 .300 .829
Burt Hooton 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 23 42 3 8 0 3 0 .190 .523
Steve Howe 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 41 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500
Jay Johnstone 3 3 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 .667 .667 1.667 2.333 0 0 61 83 8 17 3 6 0 .205 .616
Ken Landreaux 5 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .333 .500 1 0 0 99 390 48 98 7 41 18 .251 .664
Davey Lopes 6 22 6 5 1 0 0 2 4 3 .227 .346 .273 .619 4 0 6 58 214 35 44 5 17 20 .206 .574
Rick Monday 5 13 1 3 1 0 0 0 3 6 .231 .375 .308 .683 0 0 0 66 130 24 41 11 25 1 .315 1.031
Tom Niedenfuer 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Reuss 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 22 51 3 10 0 3 0 .196 .392
Bill Russell 6 25 1 6 0 0 0 2 0 1 .240 .240 .240 .480 1 1 1 82 262 20 61 0 22 2 .233 .567
Steve Sax 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 31 119 15 33 2 9 5 .277 .662
Mike Scioscia 3 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250 .400 .250 .650 0 0 0 93 290 27 80 2 29 0 .276 .685
Reggie Smith 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 41 35 5 7 1 8 0 .200 .632
Dave Stewart 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 32 5 2 2 0 1 0 .400 1.300
Derrel Thomas 5 7 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 80 218 25 54 4 24 7 .248 .644
Fernando Valenzuela 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 25 64 3 16 0 7 0 .250 .543
Bob Welch 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 45 3 10 0 2 0 .222 .506
Steve Yeager 6 14 2 4 1 0 2 4 0 2 .286 .267 .786 1.052 0 0 0 42 86 5 18 3 7 0 .209 .598
Totals 85 198 27 51 6 1 6 26 20 44 .258 .329 .389 .718 6 1 110 3751 450 984 82 73 .262 .697

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 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 31 62 5 14 0 6 4 .226 .521
Rick Cerone 6 21 2 4 1 0 1 3 4 2 .190 .320 .381 .701 0 0 0 71 234 23 57 2 21 0 .244 .618
Ron Davis 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 43 0 0 0 0 0 0
Barry Foote 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 *49 147 12 26 6 11 0 .177 .559
George Frazier 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oscar Gamble 3 6 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .333 .429 .333 .762 0 0 0 80 189 24 45 10 27 0 .238 .796
Rich Gossage 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 32 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ron Guidry 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reggie Jackson 3 12 3 4 1 0 1 1 2 3 .333 .429 .667 1.095 0 0 1 94 334 33 79 15 54 0 .237 .758
Tommy John 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave LaRoche 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rudy May 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 27 0 0 0 0 0 0
Larry Milbourne 6 20 2 5 2 0 0 3 4 0 .250 .375 .350 .725 0 0 2 61 163 24 51 1 12 2 .313 .749
Jerry Mumphrey 5 15 2 3 0 0 0 0 3 2 .200 .333 .200 .533 1 0 0 80 319 44 98 6 32 14 .307 .783
Bobby Murcer 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 50 117 14 31 6 24 0 .265 .801
Graig Nettles 3 10 1 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 .400 .455 .500 .955 0 0 1 103 349 46 85 15 46 0 .244 .731
Lou Piniella 6 16 2 7 1 0 0 3 0 1 .438 .438 .500 .938 1 0 0 60 159 16 44 5 18 0 .277 .759
Willie Randolph 6 18 5 4 1 1 2 3 9 0 .222 .464 .722 1.187 1 1 0 93 357 59 83 2 24 14 .232 .641
Rick Reuschel 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 *28 25 1 2 0 1 0 .080 .195
Dave Righetti 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0
Andre Robertson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 19 1 5 0 0 1 .263 .579
Aurelio Rodriguez 4 12 1 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .417 .462 .417 .878 0 0 0 27 52 4 18 2 8 0 .346 .870
Bob Watson 6 22 2 7 1 0 2 7 3 0 .318 .385 .636 1.021 0 0 0 59 156 15 33 6 12 0 .212 .701
Dave Winfield 6 22 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 4 .045 .222 .045 .268 1 0 0 105 388 52 114 13 68 11 .294 .824
Totals 86 193 22 46 8 1 6 22 33 24 .238 .346 .383 .730 4 1 107 3529 421 889 100 47 .252 .717

Los Angeles Dodgers 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
Bobby Castillo 1 0 9.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 1 1 5 0 5.000 34 1 5.33 2 4 5 50.2 50 24 35 1.461
Terry Forster 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 3 0 2.000 21 0 4.11 0 1 0 30.2 37 15 17 1.696
Dave Goltz 2 0 5.40 0 0 0 0 3.1 4 2 2 1 2 1.500 26 8 4.09 2 7 1 77.0 83 25 48 1.403
Burt Hooton 2 2 1.59 1 1 0 0 11.1 8 3 2 9 3 1.500 23 23 2.28 11 6 0 142.1 124 33 74 1.103
Steve Howe 3 0 3.86 1 0 1 0 7.0 7 3 3 1 4 1.143 41 0 2.50 5 3 8 54.0 51 18 32 1.278
Tom Niedenfuer 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 5.0 3 2 0 1 0 0.800 17 0 3.81 3 1 2 26.0 25 6 12 1.192
Jerry Reuss 2 2 3.86 1 1 0 1 11.2 10 5 5 3 8 1.114 22 22 2.30 10 4 0 152.2 138 27 51 1.081
Dave Stewart 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.2 1 0 0 2 1 1.800 32 0 2.49 4 3 6 43.1 40 14 29 1.246
Fernando Valenzuela 1 1 4.00 1 0 0 1 9.0 9 4 4 7 6 1.778 25 25 2.48 13 7 0 192.1 140 61 180 1.045
Bob Welch 1 1 inf 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 2 2 1 0 23 23 3.44 9 5 0 141.1 141 41 88 1.288
Totals 18 6 3.29 4 2 1 2 52.0 46 22 19 33 24 1.519 110 110 3.006 63 47 997.0 904 302 603 1.210

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 4 0 23.14 0 0 0 0 2.1 4 8 6 5 4 3.857 43 0 2.71 4 5 6 73.0 47 25 83 0.986
George Frazier 3 0 17.18 0 3 0 0 3.2 9 7 7 3 2 3.273 16 0 1.63 0 1 3 27.2 26 11 17 1.337
Rich Gossage 3 0 0.00 0 0 2 0 5.0 2 0 0 2 5 0.800 32 0 0.77 3 2 20 46.2 22 14 48 0.771
Ron Guidry 2 2 1.93 1 1 0 0 14.0 8 3 3 4 15 0.857 23 21 2.76 11 5 0 127.0 100 26 104 0.992
Tommy John 3 2 0.69 1 0 0 0 13.0 11 1 1 0 8 0.846 20 20 2.63 9 8 0 140.1 135 39 50 1.240
Dave LaRoche 1 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0.000 26 1 2.49 4 1 0 47.0 38 16 24 1.149
Rudy May 3 0 2.84 0 0 0 0 6.1 5 2 2 1 5 0.947 27 22 4.14 6 11 1 147.2 137 41 79 1.205
Rick Reuschel 2 1 4.91 0 0 0 0 3.2 7 3 2 3 2 2.727 *25 24 3.11 8 11 0 156.1 162 33 75 1.247
Dave Righetti 1 1 13.50 0 0 0 0 2.0 5 3 3 2 1 3.500 15 15 2.05 8 4 0 105.1 75 38 89 1.073
Totals 22 6 4.24 2 4 2 0 51.0 51 27 24 20 44 1.392 107 107 2.896 59 48 948.0 827 287 606 1.175

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

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