Notes players granted free agency or released between Oct 1 and Dec 31 of 1981. Signings are for signings within six months of becoming a free agent. Free Agents are listed below the signings.

Free Agent Signings

Free Agent Signings
Rk Name Date To Team From Team Age WAR3 Yrs G AB R H HR RBI SB BB BA OBP SLG OPS W L ERA WHIP G GS SV IP H HR BB SO
1Ron Jackson1982-04-11California AngelsDET293.6772623772956244627721169.263.317.396.713
2Hector Cruz1982-04-09Chicago CubsCHC29-0.186071588185357392007174.225.301.354.655
3Dave LaRoche1982-04-09New York YankeesNYY341.312254617150207.246.324.295.61961563.521.31362115126998.186389448788
4Jeff Burroughs1982-04-07Oakland AthleticsSEA310.81213114588611119220674215687.260.355.442.797
5Bobby Murcer1982-04-05New York YankeesNYY361.5151834656795818262441012125849.278.359.445.805
6Kurt Bevacqua1982-04-02San Diego PadresPIT350.61170216201583812119310147.235.297.328.624
7Glenn Adams1982-03-25Toronto Blue JaysMIN34-2.076311551150435332146107.280.325.399.724
8John Montefusco1982-03-06San Diego PadresATL322.082153782038415121.101.154.159.31361653.471.29221118411260.0121899410903
9Gaylord Perry HOF1982-03-05Seattle MarinersATL436.720511107648141647022.131.153.164.3162972392.991.163715628104947.0447934812763336
10Reggie Smith1982-02-27San Francisco GiantsLAD376.21618816684107219212961036130844.287.366.490.856
11Mark Fidrych1982-02-25Boston Red SoxDET27-1.35
12Jesse Jefferson1982-02-19Baltimore OriolesCAL33-0.4921000000.000.000.000.00039814.811.53923714411085.21151118520522
13Dick Tidrow1982-02-19Chicago CubsCHC353.31023889690703.101.130.101.23290873.621.300494137421535.21488139509839
14Sid Monge1982-02-16Philadelphia PhilliesCLE317.674000000029353.401.3632951747560.249655268363
15John Denny1982-02-13Cleveland IndiansCLE294.68148305265201537.170.190.207.39769583.671.38018217901189.0116775474562
16Steve Dillard1982-02-13Chicago White SoxCHC310.1742297214723913971575.246.299.345.644
17Jerry Turner1982-02-12Detroit TigersCHW281.6862315092003933721144138.260.323.392.715
18Pete Mackanin1982-02-11Chicago White SoxMIN30-0.195481570161355301412776.226.263.339.602
19Dennis Kinney1982-02-07Oakland AthleticsDET30-0.847014010001.071.133.071.205494.441.4079406150.0144116775
20Ed Ott1982-01-29California AngelsCAL303.2856717921964653319514138.259.311.368.680
21Ed Farmer1982-01-28Philadelphia PhilliesCHW322.4910530030101.100.129.100.22928314.141.5073061369511.049547275314
22Danny Goodwin1982-01-28Oakland AthleticsMIN28-1.36235584661391173359.238.307.370.676
23Larry Christenson1982-01-25Philadelphia PhilliesPHI282.6920134327581038122.169.219.297.51672573.851.30120117841131.1114783325592
24Reggie Jackson HOF1982-01-22California AngelsNYY369.21520187197117819534251285212980.271.362.510.873
25Tony Scott1982-01-21Houston AstrosHOU303.98709206525852514202101149.254.307.338.645
26Ron Reed1982-01-20Philadelphia PhilliesPHI390.4165856014293035011.155.171.183.3541321283.511.219582234692210.221331665611294
27Glenn Abbott1982-01-15Seattle MarinersSEA313.692000000052754.421.36521417701113.01197139322427
28Lamar Johnson1982-01-15Texas RangersCHW313.1868723072576715734319180.291.340.423.763
29Tom Poquette1982-01-15Kansas City RoyalsTEX30-0.964281164123320101331277.275.323.384.707
30Rick Waits1982-01-15Cleveland IndiansCLE306.2812040000072704.061.41820316641142.1117385447509
31Tim Blackwell1982-01-14Montreal ExposCHC292.98397987892276753150.230.332.306.638
32Chris Speier1982-01-12Montreal ExposMON322.2111519527657713007652229656.246.331.346.677
33Frank Tanana1982-01-06Texas RangersBOS284.2940000000106883.161.17724924101756.216031634651311
34Joaquin Andujar1981-12-29St. Louis CardinalsSTL290.661922421631316012.128.169.194.36348493.651.3581901117836.278543351372
35Dave Collins1981-12-23New York YankeesCIN297.17775249536169021185209245.277.343.355.698
36Ron Guidry1981-12-15New York YankeesNYY3112.8711040000087342.741.12917614141099.091477327922
37Mark Belanger1981-12-11Los Angeles DodgersBAL380.81719625734670130420385166571.227.300.280.580
38Cesar Geronimo1981-12-11Kansas City RoyalsKCR340.913143135744449274736580344.259.328.367.695
39Bill Campbell1981-12-08Chicago CubsBOS330.3951000000.000.000.000.00060403.311.3324089102795.273558325562
40Fergie Jenkins HOF1981-12-08Chicago CubsTEX395.617346776491251374040.161.201.254.4552642023.311.12459753174116.037454468832962
41Jerry Remy1981-12-08Boston Red SoxBOS293.5782331234358597231177254.275.328.333.660
42Buck Martinez1981-12-06Toronto Blue JaysTOR331.3126401771144403271884118.228.276.325.600
43Joe Rudi1981-12-04Oakland AthleticsBOS350.51514765363663142717479225345.266.312.430.742
44Rick Monday1981-12-02Los Angeles DodgersLAD363.21617525701888151222370696848.265.361.444.805
45Mike Vail1981-11-27Cincinnati RedsCIN301.67519132013037928181366.287.320.410.730
46Jerry Grote1981-09-08Los Angeles DodgersKCR390.4161421433935210923940415399.252.316.326.642

Free Agent Batters

Free Agent Pitchers