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1971 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  85-77   .525
Result:   3rd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Eddie Kasko
General Manager:   Dick O'Connell
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  1,678,732
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Luis Aparicio (37)
Youngest Player:  Juan Beniquez (21)
Longest Tenure:  Carl Yastrzemski (11)
Top Hitter:  Reggie Smith (3)
Top Pitcher:  Sonny Siebert (24)
Top Draft Pick:  Jim Rice (#15)

Roster Continuity:  65.02%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10157.639--
Detroit9171.56212.0
Boston8577.52518.0
NY Yankees8280.50621.0
Washington6396.39638.5
Cleveland60102.37043.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
11Luis AparicioSSMLB5-9160RightRight4/29/193437Maracaibo,Venezuela1954UDFA CHA

20Juan BeniquezOFMLB5-11165RightRight5/13/195021San Sebastian,Puerto Rico1969UDFA BOS
26Bobby BolinPMLB6-4200RightRight1/29/193932Hickory Grove,South Carolina1957UDFA NY1
18Ken BrettPMLB5-11195LeftLeft9/18/194822Brooklyn,New York196614BOS
40Billy ConigliaroOFMLB6-0190RightRight8/15/194723Revere,Massachusetts196515BOS
17Cecil Cooper1BMLB6-2190LeftLeft9/20/194921Brenham,Texas19686128BOS
21Ray CulpPMLB6-0200RightRight8/6/194129Elgin,TexasUDFA 
22John CurtisPMLB6-2185LeftLeft3/9/194823Newton,Massachusetts1968110BOS
3Mike Fiore1BMLB6-0185LeftLeft10/11/194426Brooklyn,New York1978UDFA PIT
27Carlton FiskCMLB6-2220RightRight12/26/194723Bellows Falls,Vermont196714BOS
1Phil Gagliano2B-OFMLB6-1185RightRight12/27/194129Memphis,Tennessee1960UDFA SLN
39Mike GarmanPMLB6-3215RightRight9/16/194921Caldwell,Idaho196713BOS
2Doug Griffin2BMLB6-0170RightRight6/4/194724South Gate,California196521407CAL
38Buddy Hunter2B-3BMLB5-10170RightRight8/9/194723Omaha,Nebraska1969361BOS
24Duane JosephsonCMLB6-0195RightRight6/3/194229New Hampton,Iowa1964UDFA CHA
12John Kennedy3B-SSMLB6-0185RightRight5/29/194130Chicago,Illinois1961UDFA WS2
17Cal KooncePMLB6-1185RightRight11/18/194030Fayetteville,North CarolinaUDFA 
14Joe LahoudOFMLB6-0202LeftLeft4/14/194724Danbury,Connecticut1966UDFA BOS
37Bill LeePMLB6-3210LeftLeft12/28/194624Burbank,California196822507BOS
16Jim LonborgPMLB6-5210RightRight4/16/194229Santa Maria,California1964UDFA BOS
28Sparky LylePMLB6-1195LeftLeft7/22/194426DuBois,Pennsylvania1964UDFA BAL
35Rick MillerOFMLB6-0185LeftLeft4/19/194823Grand Rapids,Michigan1969237BOS
10Bob MontgomeryCMLB6-1203RightRight4/16/194427Nashville,Tennessee1962UDFA BOS
29Roger MoretPMLB6-4175BothLeft9/16/194921Guayama,Puerto Rico1968UDFA BOS
15Mike NagyPMLB6-3200RightRight3/25/194823Bronx,New York19666104BOS
4Ben OglivieOFMLB6-2170LeftLeft2/11/194922Colon,Panama196811248BOS
19Don PavletichC-1BMLB5-11209RightRight7/13/193832Milwaukee,WisconsinUDFA 
43Gary PetersPMLB6-2200LeftLeft4/21/193734Grove City,Pennsylvania1956UDFA CHA
6Rico PetrocelliSS-3BMLB6-0185RightRight6/27/194328Brooklyn,New York1962UDFA BOS
5George Scott1BMLB6-2215RightRight3/23/194427Greenville,Mississippi1962UDFA BOS
42Sonny SiebertPMLB6-3198RightRight1/14/193734St. Marys,Missouri1958UDFA CLE
7Reggie SmithOFMLB6-0195BothRight4/2/194526Shreveport,Louisiana1963UDFA MIN
25Ken TatumPMLB6-2205RightRight4/25/194427Alexandria,Louisiana1966682DET
22George ThomasOFMLB6-3190RightRight11/29/193733Minneapolis,MinnesotaUDFA 
23Luis TiantPMLB5-11190RightRight11/23/194030Mariano,Cuba1962UDFA CLE
8Carl YastrzemskiOFMLB5-11188LeftRight8/22/193931Southampton,New York1958UDFA BOS
Team PersonnelPosition 
Mace BrownScout 
Ken ColemanBroadcaster 
Harvey HaddixPitching Coach 
Walt HriniakHitting Coach 
Stan JohnsonScout 
Eddie KaskoManager 
Don LenhardtFirst Base Coach 
Felix MaldonadoScout 
Ned MartinBroadcaster 
Dick O'ConnellGeneral Manager 
Johnny PeskyBroadcaster 
Eddie PopowskiThird Base Coach 
Joe StephensonScout 
Larry ThomasScout 


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