Season Information
Team Name
1981 New York Yankees
League
American League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
59-48 (.551)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
0 / 4 / 9
Runs For/Against
421 / 343   Diff: +78
Playoffs
Lost World Series (Dodgers)
Playoff Series
Lost World Series (Dodgers)
Playoff Series
ALDS vs MIL (W 3-2) ... ALCS vs OAK (W 3-0) ... WS vs LAN (L 4-2)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
John Elway (2-52)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
3
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1981 New York Yankees Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    66Steve Balboni2411B-DH6-3235RR1957-01-16Brockton,MA
    1978-  2-  52-NYA
    MLB1981-19931976-19930.000US
    43Doug Bird319P6-4180RR1950-03-05Corona,CA
    1969-  3-  60-KCA
    MLB1973-19831969-19830.000US
    13Bobby Brown273OF-3B6-1205BR1954-05-24Norfolk,VA
    1972- 11- 264-BAL
    MLB1979-19851972-19850.000US
    35Bill Castro278P5-11170RR1953-12-13Santiago,DR
    1970-  0-   0-MIL
    MLB1974-19831971-19830.000DR
    10Rick Cerone277C-DH5-11185RR1954-05-19Newark,NJ
    1975-  1-   7-CLE
    MLB1975-19921975-19920.000US
    39Ron Davis254P6-4207RR1955-08-06Houston,TX
    1976-  3-  56-CHN
    MLB1978-19881976-19900.000US
    20Bucky Dent299SS-3B5-11181RR1951-11-25Savannah,GA
    1970-  1-   6-CHA
    MLB1973-19841970-19840.000US
    23Barry Foote299C-DH6-3210RR1952-02-16Smithfield,NC
    1970-  1-   3-MON
    MLB1973-19821970-19820.000US
    43George Frazier264P6-5205RR1954-10-13Oklahoma City,OK
    1976-  9- 196-MIL
    MLB1978-19871975-19870.000US
    17Oscar Gamble3113OF-DH5-11165LR1949-12-20Ramer,AL
    1968- 16- 363-CHN
    MLB1969-19851968-19850.000US
    54Rich Gossage2910P-DH6-3217RR1951-07-05Colorado Springs,CO
    1970-  9- 204-CHA
    MLB1972-19941970-19940.000US
    52Mike Griffin243P6-5197RR1957-06-26Colusa,CA
    1976-  3-  60-TEX
    MLB1979-19891977-19890.000US
    49Ron Guidry307P-OF5-11160LL1950-08-28Lafayette,LA
    1971-  3-  67-NYA
    MLB1975-19881971-19890.000US
    44Reggie Jackson3515OF-DH6-0200LL1946-05-18Wynecote,PA
    1966-  1-   2-KC1
    MLB1967-19871966-19870.000US
    25Tommy John3818P6-3185RL1943-05-22Terre Haute,IN
    1961-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1963-19891961-19890.000US
    34Dave LaRoche3312P6-2200LL1948-05-14Colorado Springs,CO
    1967-  5-  86-CAL
    MLB1970-19831968-19830.000US
    45Rudy May3614P6-3207LL1944-07-18Coffeyville,KS
    1962-  0-   0-MIN
    MLB1965-19831963-19830.000US
    58Andy McGaffigan241P6-3195RR1956-10-25West Palm Beach,FL
    1978-  6- 156-NYA
    MLB1981-19911978-19910.000US
    18Larry Milbourne3082B-SS6-0165BR1951-02-14Port Norris,NJ
    1969-  0-   0-BAL
    MLB1974-19841969-19850.000US
    22Jerry Mumphrey288OF6-2185BR1952-09-09Tyler,TX
    1971-  4-  81-SLN
    MLB1974-19881971-19880.000US
    2Bobby Murcer3515OF-DH5-11180LR1946-05-20Oklahoma City,OK
    1964-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1965-19831964-19850.000US
    46Gene Nelson201P-DH6-0174RR1960-12-03Tampa,FL
    1978- 30- 690-TEX
    MLB1981-19931978-19930.000US
    9Graig Nettles36153B-OF6-0185LR1944-08-20San Diego,CA
    1965-  4-  74-MIN
    MLB1967-19881966-19880.000US
    26Johnny Oates3511C5-11185LR1946-01-21Sylva,NC
    1967-  1-  10-BAL
    MLB1970-19811967-19810.000US
    56Mike Patterson231OF-P5-10170LR1958-01-26Santa Monica,CA
    1975-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1981-19821975-19840.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    14Lou Piniella3715OF-DH6-2199RR1943-08-28Tampa,FL
    1962-  0-   0-CLE
    MLB1964-19841963-19840.000US
    30Willie Randolph2672B-DH5-11171RR1954-07-06Holly Hill,SC
    1972-  7- 167-PIT
    MLB1975-19921972-19920.000US
    36Rick Reuschel3210P6-3235RR1949-05-16Quincy,IL
    1970-  3-  67-CHN
    MLB1972-19911970-19910.000US
    12Dave Revering2841B-DH6-4210LR1953-02-12Roseville,CA
    1971-  7- 172-CIN
    MLB1978-19821971-19820.000US
    19Dave Righetti222P6-4210LL1958-11-28San Jose,CA
    1977-  1-   9-TEX
    MLB1979-19951977-19950.000US
    55Andre Robertson231SS-2B5-10160RR1957-10-02Orange,TX
    1979-  4-  81-TOR
    MLB1981-19851979-19890.000US
    27Aurelio Rodriguez33153B-SS5-10180RR1947-12-28Cananea,MX
    1966-  0-   0-CAL
    MLB1967-19831965-19830.000MX
    12Jim Spencer33141B-DH6-2195LL1947-07-30Hanover,PA
    1969- 42- 909-SE1
    MLB1968-19821965-19820.000US
    38Tom Underwood278P5-11170RL1953-12-22Kokomo,IN
    1972-  2-  27-PHI
    MLB1974-19841973-19850.000US
    28Bob Watson35161B-OF6-2205RR1946-04-10Los Angeles,CA
    1970- 15- 362-CHN
    MLB1966-19841965-19840.000US
    58Dave Wehrmeister284P6-4195RR1952-11-09Berwyn,IL
    1973-  1-   3-SDN
    MLB1976-19851973-19860.000US
    24Dennis Werth2831B-C6-1200RR1952-12-29Lincoln,IL
    1974- 19- 437-NYA
    MLB1979-19821974-19840.000US
    31Dave Winfield299OF-DH6-6220RR1951-10-03St. Paul,MN
    1973-  1-   4-SDN
    MLB1973-19951973-19950.000US
    38 record(s)
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system