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1981 Birmingham Barons

1981 > Class AA > 1981 Southern League (West)
Overall: 71-70
Scored 691 runs, Allowed 716 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-73

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Roy Majtyka
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL), Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL) and Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1982

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Kenny Baker*2660189171225382319311714.310.370.433.803740010
2Gary Bozich231973631112120640910.190.301.270.571171000
3Darrell Brown#2519686681401035127.
4Emilio Carrasquel1930104868202009011415.233.353.256.609222200
5Bruce Chaney2321554945100330315.
6Vern Followell#23923703344593133228313438.278.345.353.6981180201
7Barbaro Garbey24107435391561121746558103741.286.346.396.7421551151
8William Hardy2315544681110030139.239.308.261.569122210
9Gary Hinson24719172300111014.176.222.353.57560100
10Frank Hunsaker2742155137183660328011419.263.333.372.706511210
11Howard Johnson#2013857648884130287228319107593.266.360.488.8472380676
12Jeff Kenaga*2399412376571132031664242647.301.350.497.8471874332
13Mike Laga*211426105478915828731862149113.289.348.536.8842935185
14Dwight Lowry*231959523820040077.
15Bob Nandin#24873172623773101125994129.279.373.336.709881943
16Stine Poole2210033631642801911249121769.253.293.434.7271371200
17Glenn Wilson22124525496771522461882742356.306.338.488.8262422132
18Darrell Woodard241033443013875721262542926.249.318.296.6148921110
19Stan Younger*221396345888216918455147153774.287.327.357.6842100451
19 Players22.61425335478669113172054312162513965438686.275.336.412.748197122503922
* - 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
1Michael Beecroft2236.3335.481514010069.07352428581487081.8999.
2Mike Chris*2355.5004.151414030089.082464111690772051.6978.
3Don Collins*2865.5455.371511200162.07543377391524021.83910. for 2 teams
4Mark Dacko22137.6504.4527270700168.01779683195601154051.3879.
5David Garcia3001.00011.007020009.0201311012172143.55620.
6Will George*2265.5454.3324136200108.0105595214683682031.6028. for 2 teams
7Dave Gumpert2363.6674.141111031074.07839348160253001.2709.
8Paul Josephson2531.7505.03161900134.03920196152190011.58810.
9John Lackey2457.4176.981514100080.086676212320354151.4759.
10Ron Mathis2288.5004.5723230520134.01297968115301253171.3588.
11Nicholas O'Connor2003.00014.4063200010.01823162120130113.00016.21.810.811.71.08
12Dick Pole30101.0003.0070700318.01576163180001.1677.
13Steven Quealey2483.7272.2747037001399.086302513351854051.2227. for 2 teams
14Kevin Richards230030.004020003.09101016020005.00027.
15Bruce Robbins*2132.6003.791010021057.05129243270600141.3688.
16Augie Ruiz*2453.6253.1558035004123.0112544376231063091.4158.
17Manny Seoane2604.0007.71151900321.04327183110120042.57118.
18Jack Smith22610.3754.4331127521132.0152736511382907271.43910.
19Dave Steffen22009.001100001.011101001012.0009.
20Ralph Treuel2602.0008.50140600018.0252017512284012.05612. for 2 teams
21Mark Williams2212.3333.6044010030.0241212181201011.0677.
21 Players23.57170.5044.53142142115277251217.0126071661312755718913437691.4939.
* - 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


Stine Poole8550954168.9726.6216
Emilio Carrasquel302161841.9837.802
Frank Hunsaker261451310.9946.082
Dwight Lowry171081130.9757.002


Mike Laga14211931052391.9839.14
Frank Hunsaker150001.0005.00


Darrell Woodard99176275554.9894.56
Bob Nandin4578108720.9644.13
Gary Bozich9203013.9805.56


Howard Johnson1381032182616.9252.33
Bob Nandin40620.7501.50
Bruce Chaney123001.0005.00
Gary Hinson101001.0001.00


Vern Followell911562931752.9644.93
Bob Nandin3449941012.9354.21
Bruce Chaney193052214.9764.32
Gary Bozich971854.8332.78


Stan Younger134193990.9571.51
Glenn Wilson1232921854.9842.52
Barbaro Garbey72106350.9561.51
Kenny Baker52935001.0001.88
Jeff Kenaga3340410.9781.33
Darrell Brown18290001.0001.61
William Hardy913010.9291.44
Stine Poole210001.0000.50
Darrell Woodard120001.0002.00


Augie Ruiz581226001.0000.66
Steven Quealey4781312.9550.45Stats for 2 teams
Jack Smith3161911.9620.81
Mark Dacko27141920.9431.22
Will George24119001.0000.83Stats for 2 teams
Ron Mathis2391120.9090.87
Paul Josephson1616011.0000.44
Michael Beecroft1567001.0000.87
Don Collins150931.7500.60Stats for 2 teams
John Lackey1510812.9471.20
Manny Seoane150220.5000.13
Mike Chris14327001.0002.14
Ralph Treuel140411.8000.29Stats for 2 teams
Dave Gumpert111311001.0002.18
Bruce Robbins101820.8180.90
David Garcia701001.0000.14
Dick Pole713001.0000.57
Nicholas O'Connor620001.0000.33
Kevin Richards40010.0000.00
Mark Williams412001.0000.75
Dave Steffen100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Kenny Baker26LL6' 0.0"185Mar 5, 1955Newport News, VA, US
Michael Beecroft22SR6' 4.0"195Jun 29, 1959Sacramento, CA, US
Gary Bozich23RR5' 10.0"160Nov 29, 1957
Darrell Brown25SR6' 0.0"184Oct 29, 1955Oklahoma City, OK, US
Emilio Carrasquel19RR6' 0.0"185Feb 21, 1962
Bruce Chaney23RR6' 1.0"180Jan 6, 1958
Mike Chris23LL6' 3.0"180Oct 8, 1957Santa Monica, CA, US
Don Collins28RL6' 2.0"195Sep 15, 1952Lyons, GA, US
Mark Dacko22R6' 4.0"190Aug 26, 1958
Vern Followell23SR5' 11.0"160Oct 25, 1957
Barbaro Garbey24RR5' 10.0"170Dec 4, 1956Santiago de Cuba, Santiago de Cuba, CU
David Garcia30SR6' 3.0"1751951
Will George22LL6' 1.0"185Feb 26, 1959Philadelphia, PA, US
Dave Gumpert23RR6' 1.0"190May 5, 1958South Haven, MI, US
William Hardy23RR5' 11.0"181Jan 6, 1958
Gary Hinson24RR5' 11.0"175Mar 14, 1957
Frank Hunsaker27RR6' 3.0"2091954
Howard Johnson20SR5' 11.0"178Nov 29, 1960Clearwater, FL, US
Paul Josephson25RR6' 2.0"187Nov 1, 1955Passaic, NJ, US
Jeff Kenaga23LR6' 0.0"170Jul 12, 1957
John Lackey24R5' 11.0"185Dec 26, 1956
Mike Laga21LL6' 2.0"210Jun 14, 1960Ridgewood, NJ, US
Dwight Lowry23LR6' 3.0"210Oct 23, 1957Lumberton, NC, US
Ron Mathis22RR6' 0.0"175Sep 25, 1958Kansas City, MO, US
Bob Nandin24SR5' 9.0"155Aug 29, 1956CO
Nicholas O'Connor20R6' 3.0"180Jun 4, 1961
Dick Pole30RR6' 3.0"200Oct 13, 1950Trout Creek, MI, US
Stine Poole22RR6' 1.0"205Nov 6, 1958Lake Arrowhead, CA, US
Steven Quealey24R5' 11.0"170Oct 27, 1956
Kevin Richards23RR6' 2.0"178May 29, 1958Wyandotte, MI, US
Bruce Robbins21LL6' 1.0"190Sep 10, 1959Portland, IN, US
Augie Ruiz24LL6' 1.0"190Feb 12, 1957Honolulu, HI, US
Manny Seoane26RR6' 3.0"187Jun 26, 1955Tampa, FL, US
Jack Smith22RR6' 4.0"190Dec 4, 1958
Dave Steffen22RR6' 3.0"220Dec 17, 1958Dearborn, MI, US
Ralph Treuel26RR6' 4.0"200Jun 7, 1955Elyria, OH, US
Mark Williams22R5' 11.0"180May 24, 1959
Glenn Wilson22RR6' 1.0"190Dec 22, 1958Baytown, TX, US
Darrell Woodard24RR5' 11.0"160Dec 10, 1956Wilma, AR, US
Stan Younger22LL6' 2.0"180Jan 27, 1959

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