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1981 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  60-49   .550
Result:   th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Sparky Anderson
General Manager:   Jim Campbell
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  1,149,144
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Champ Summers (35)
Youngest Player:  Dan Petry (22)
Longest Tenure:  John Wockenfuss (8)
Top Hitter:  Steve Kemp (26)
Top Pitcher:  Jack Morris (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Ricky Barlow (#17)

Roster Continuity:  77.88%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Milwaukee6247.569--
Baltimore5946.5622.0
NY Yankees5948.5512.0
Detroit6049.5502.0
Boston5949.5462.5
Cleveland5251.5057.0
Toronto3769.34923.5

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1981-04-09vs TOR1W  6-21-0151,452 Jack MorrisJim ClancyJack MorrisJoey McLaughlin 624
1981-04-11vs TOR2W  6-22-0213,617 Milt WilcoxDave StiebMilt WilcoxDave Stieb 1248
1981-04-12vs TOR3L  2-62-129,950 Howard BaileyLuis LealLuis LealHoward Bailey 14104
1981-04-14@ KCA4W  6-53-1140,700Jack MorrisPaul SplittorffAurelio LopezDan Quisenberry 20155
1981-04-15@ KCA5W  4-04-1121,439Dave RozemaLarry GuraDave RozemaLarry Gura 24159
1981-04-16@ TOR6W  2-05-1111,058Milt WilcoxDave StiebMilt WilcoxDave StiebAurelio Lopez261511
1981-04-17@ TOR7W  8-56-1115,196Howard BaileyLuis LealHoward BaileyLuis LealKevin Saucier342014
1981-04-18@ TOR8W  4-37-1116,294Dan PetryJim ClancyDan SchatzederJim ClancyAurelio Lopez382315
1981-04-19@ TOR9L  1-97-2112,274Jack MorrisMark BombackMark BombackJack Morris 39327
1981-04-20@ NYA10L  2-67-3120,981Dave RozemaRudy MayRudy MayDave Rozema 41383
1981-04-21@ NYA11L  0-27-4215,359Milt WilcoxDoug BirdDoug BirdMilt WilcoxRich Gossage41401
1981-04-22@ NYA12L  2-77-5422,835Howard BaileyRon GuidryDave LaRocheHoward Bailey 4347-4
1981-04-24vs CHA13L  2-37-6513,483 Jack MorrisSteve TroutLaMarr HoytJack Morris 4550-5
1981-04-25vs CHA14L  0-47-7514,862 Dave RozemaRoss BaumgartenRoss BaumgartenDave RozemaLaMarr Hoyt4554-9
1981-04-26vs CHA15L  4-57-8513,410 Milt WilcoxBritt BurnsBritt BurnsMilt WilcoxEd Farmer4959-10
1981-04-27vs NYA16L  1-37-9527,487 Howard BaileyRon GuidryRon GuidryHoward BaileyRich Gossage5062-12
1981-04-28vs NYA17L  1-47-10518,420 Dan SchatzederTommy JohnTommy JohnDan Schatzeder 5166-15
1981-04-29vs NYA18L  2-37-11618,167 Jack MorrisRudy MayRudy MayJack MorrisRon Davis5369-16
1981-04-30@ SEA19W  2-08-1165,116Dave RozemaJerry GleatonDave RozemaJerry Gleaton 5569-14
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1981-05-01@ SEA20W  7-39-11513,233Milt WilcoxMike ParrottMilt WilcoxMike ParrottKevin Saucier6272-10
1981-05-02@ SEA21L  1-39-12510,111Dan PetryFloyd BannisterFloyd BannisterDan PetryDick Drago6375-12
1981-05-03@ SEA22W  8-510-12510,377Jack MorrisBryan ClarkJack MorrisLarry Andersen 7180-9
1981-05-05@ OAK23L  2-610-13518,925Dave RozemaMike NorrisMike NorrisDave Rozema 7386-13
1981-05-06@ OAK24W  3-211-13515,763Milt WilcoxRick LangfordMilt WilcoxRick Langford 7688-12
1981-05-07@ OAK25L  3-511-14515,902Dan PetryMatt KeoughJeff JonesDan PetryBo McLaughlin7993-14
1981-05-08@ CAL26W  6-112-14524,456Jack MorrisSteve RenkoJack MorrisSteve Renko 8594-9
1981-05-09@ CAL27L  1-1512-15632,040Dan SchatzederGeoff ZahnGeoff ZahnDan Schatzeder 86109-23
1981-05-10@ CAL28L  3-412-16629,689Dave RozemaMike WittAndy HasslerAurelio LopezDon Aase89113-24
1981-05-12vs SEA29W  6-213-1668,996 Milt WilcoxFloyd BannisterMilt WilcoxFloyd Bannister 95115-20
1981-05-13vs SEA30W  1-014-1669,464 Dan PetryBryan ClarkDan PetryDick Drago 96115-19
1981-05-15vs CAL31W  5-115-16613,529 Jack MorrisMike WittJack MorrisMike Witt 101116-15
1981-05-16vs CAL32W  7-516-16619,014 Dave RozemaDoug RauDave TobikDoug RauKevin Saucier108121-13
1981-05-17vs CAL33L  1-716-17619,720 Milt WilcoxKen ForschKen ForschMilt Wilcox 109128-19
1981-05-18vs TEX34L  5-1316-18610,114 Dan PetryJon MatlackJon MatlackDan Petry 114141-27
1981-05-19vs TEX35W  14-117-18610,002 Dan SchatzederDoc MedichDan SchatzederDoc Medich 128142-14
1981-05-20vs TEX36W  8-418-1869,757 Jack MorrisFergie JenkinsJack MorrisFergie Jenkins 136146-10
1981-05-22vs BAL37L  2-418-19626,563 Milt WilcoxScott McGregorScott McGregorMilt WilcoxTippy Martinez138150-12
1981-05-23vs BAL38L  2-918-20619,006 Dave RozemaMike FlanaganMike FlanaganDave RozemaSammy Stewart140159-19
1981-05-24vs BAL39W  8-220-2060 Dan PetryDennis MartinezDan PetryDennis MartinezKevin Saucier148161-13
1981-05-24vs BAL40W  5-320-20630,310 Dan SchatzederDave FordDave TobikTippy Martinez 153164-11
1981-05-25@ MIL41W  12-321-20625,072Jack MorrisJerry AugustineJack MorrisJerry Augustine 165167-2
1981-05-26@ MIL42L  3-721-2169,518Milt WilcoxPete VuckovichPete VuckovichMilt Wilcox 168174-6
1981-05-27@ MIL43L  1-521-22613,237Howard BaileyRandy LerchRandy LerchHoward Bailey 169179-10
1981-05-28@ MIL44L  1-721-23615,943Dan PetryMike CaldwellMike CaldwellDan PetryRollie Fingers170186-16
1981-05-29@ BAL45L  5-621-24623,040Dan SchatzederDennis MartinezDennis MartinezDan SchatzederTippy Martinez175192-17
1981-05-30@ BAL46W  4-122-24651,646Jack MorrisJim PalmerJack MorrisJim Palmer 179193-14
1981-05-31@ BAL47W  5-423-24628,011George CappuzzelloScott McGregorAurelio LopezScott McGregorKevin Saucier184197-13
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1981-06-01vs MIL48W  4-324-24614,495 Milt WilcoxRandy LerchDave RozemaReggie Cleveland 188200-12
1981-06-02vs MIL49L  2-524-25614,079 Dan PetryMike CaldwellMike CaldwellDan PetryRollie Fingers190205-15
1981-06-03vs MIL50W  4-125-25613,392 Dan SchatzederJim SlatonDan SchatzederJim SlatonKevin Saucier194206-12
1981-06-05vs MIN51W  2-026-25623,133 Jack MorrisBrad HavensJack MorrisBrad Havens 196206-10
1981-06-06vs MIN52W  5-127-25615,218 Dan PetryPete RedfernDan PetryPete Redfern 201207-6
1981-06-07vs MIN53W  3-028-25621,857 Milt WilcoxJerry KoosmanMilt WilcoxJerry Koosman 204207-3
1981-06-08@ TEX54L  1-828-26613,753Dan SchatzederRick HoneycuttRick HoneycuttDan Schatzeder 205215-10
1981-06-09@ TEX55W  5-029-26637,350Aurelio LopezJon MatlackAurelio LopezJon MatlackKevin Saucier210215-5
1981-06-10@ MIN56W  4-230-2655,495Jack MorrisBrad HavensJack MorrisBrad Havens 214217-3
1981-06-11@ MIN57W  7-231-2644,623Dan PetryPete RedfernDan PetryPete Redfern 2212192
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1981-08-10vs TOR58W  4-332-26415,187 Milt WilcoxJim ClancyKevin SaucierJoey McLaughlin 2252223
1981-08-11vs TOR59L  4-632-27410,526 Dan SchatzederPaul MirabellaJuan BerenguerDan SchatzederRoy Lee Jackson2292281
1981-08-12vs TOR60L  3-432-2848,775 Jack MorrisDave StiebDave StiebJack MorrisRoy Lee Jackson2322320
1981-08-13vs NYA61L  0-332-29520,957 Dan PetryRon GuidryRon GuidryDan PetryRon Davis232235-3
1981-08-14vs NYA62W  1-033-29423,395 Milt WilcoxRudy MayMilt WilcoxRudy MayKevin Saucier233235-2
1981-08-15vs NYA63W  8-534-29426,848 Dan SchatzederDave LaRocheDan SchatzederDave LaRocheKevin Saucier2412401
1981-08-16vs NYA64W  5-435-29421,077 Jack MorrisDave RighettiAurelio LopezRon Davis 2462442
1981-08-17vs MIN65W  12-236-29411,484 Dan PetryJerry KoosmanDan PetryJerry KoosmanDave Rozema25824612
1981-08-18vs MIN66W  3-037-29415,163 Milt WilcoxRoger EricksonMilt WilcoxRoger EricksonKevin Saucier26124615
1981-08-19vs MIN67W  4-038-29316,960 Dan SchatzederDarrell JacksonDan SchatzederDarrell JacksonDave Tobik26524619
1981-08-21vs TEX68W  7-439-29127,761 Aurelio LopezDanny DarwinAurelio LopezDanny DarwinKevin Saucier27225022
1981-08-22vs TEX69W  2-040-29123,763 Dan PetryRick HoneycuttDan PetryRick HoneycuttKevin Saucier27425024
1981-08-23vs TEX70W  5-441-29121,388 Milt WilcoxJon MatlackDave RozemaJim Kern 27925425
1981-08-24vs KCA71L  2-441-30141,009 Dan SchatzederMike JonesKen BrettDan SchatzederDan Quisenberry28125823
1981-08-25vs KCA72W  4-342-30135,189 Jack MorrisDennis LeonardKevin SaucierDan Quisenberry 28526124
1981-08-26vs KCA73L  1-642-31236,691 Aurelio LopezLarry GuraLarry GuraAurelio Lopez 28626719
1981-08-27@ MIN74L  3-442-3224,625Dan PetryPete RedfernPete RedfernKevin Saucier 28927118
1981-08-28@ MIN75L  0-642-3335,415Dave RozemaFernando ArroyoFernando ArroyoDave RozemaJerry Koosman28927712
1981-08-29@ MIN76L  1-742-34310,296Dan SchatzederBrad HavensBrad HavensDan Schatzeder 2902846
1981-08-30@ MIN77W  6-143-3438,217Jack MorrisDon CooperJack MorrisDon Cooper 29628511
1981-08-31@ CHA78W  3-144-34313,057Milt WilcoxRoss BaumgartenMilt WilcoxRoss Baumgarten 29928613
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1981-09-01@ CHA79W  2-145-3439,775Dan PetryBritt BurnsDan PetryJerry Koosman 30128714
1981-09-02@ CHA80W  5-446-34310,272Jerry UjdurRichard DotsonKevin SaucierJerry KoosmanDave Rozema30629115
1981-09-03@ TEX81W  8-547-3419,986Jack MorrisJon MatlackJack MorrisJon MatlackKevin Saucier31429618
1981-09-04@ TEX82L  2-347-35211,027Milt WilcoxDoc MedichDoc MedichMilt WilcoxMark Mercer31629917
1981-09-05@ TEX83W  1-048-35217,635Dan PetryFergie JenkinsDan PetryFergie Jenkins 31729918
1981-09-06@ TEX84W  4-349-35211,892Jerry UjdurDanny DarwinKevin SaucierMark MercerAurelio Lopez32130219
1981-09-07vs BOS85W  3-150-35242,098 Jack MorrisBob OjedaJack MorrisBob Ojeda 32430321
1981-09-08vs BOS86L  3-550-36320,586 Milt WilcoxMike TorrezMike TorrezMilt WilcoxTom Burgmeier32730819
1981-09-09vs BOS87L  5-650-37322,564 Dan PetryFrank TananaBob StanleyDave TobikJohn Tudor33231418
1981-09-11vs CLE88W  6-351-37229,541 George CappuzzelloRick WaitsDan SchatzederRick Waits 33831721
1981-09-12vs CLE89W  11-952-37223,464 Jack MorrisLen BarkerDave RozemaSid Monge 34932623
1981-09-13vs CLE90W  8-653-37224,916 Milt WilcoxDan SpillnerMilt WilcoxDan SpillnerLarry Rothschild35733225
1981-09-14@ BOS91L  2-553-38213,060Dan PetryMike TorrezBob StanleyDan Petry 35933722
1981-09-16@ BOS92L  1-253-4020Jack MorrisDennis EckersleyDennis EckersleyJack Morris 36033921
1981-09-16@ BOS93L  4-553-40213,312Jerry UjdurBruce HurstTom BurgmeierDave Tobik 36434420
1981-09-17@ BOS94L  1-653-41316,832Milt WilcoxBob OjedaBob OjedaMilt WilcoxBill Campbell36535015
1981-09-18@ CLE95L  4-853-4246,492Dan SchatzederJohn DennyJohn DennyDan SchatzederDan Spillner36935811
1981-09-19@ CLE96W  4-354-4237,052Dan PetryBert BlylevenDan PetryBert BlylevenGeorge Cappuzzello37336112
1981-09-20@ CLE97W  5-155-4229,930Jack MorrisTom BrennanJack MorrisTom Brennan 37836216
1981-09-21@ BAL98W  5-156-42210,899Milt WilcoxScott McGregorMilt WilcoxScott McGregor 38336320
1981-09-22@ BAL99W  6-357-4219,904Jerry UjdurMike FlanaganGeorge CappuzzelloSammy Stewart 38936623
1981-09-23@ BAL100L  0-157-43212,054Dan PetryDennis MartinezDennis MartinezDan Petry 38936722
1981-09-25vs MIL101L  6-857-44235,003 Jack MorrisMike CaldwellJamie EasterlyJack MorrisRollie Fingers39537520
1981-09-26vs MIL102L  3-457-45429,759 Milt WilcoxMoose HaasMoose HaasMilt WilcoxRollie Fingers39837919
1981-09-27vs MIL103W  2-158-45232,185 Dan PetryRandy LerchDan PetryRandy Lerch 40038020
1981-09-28vs BAL104L  3-758-46426,991 George CappuzzelloJim PalmerSammy StewartGeorge Cappuzzello 40338716
1981-09-29vs BAL105W  14-059-46131,204 Jack MorrisScott McGregorJack MorrisScott McGregorDave Rozema41738730
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1981-10-01vs BAL106L  4-559-47415,763 Dan SchatzederDennis MartinezTim StoddardKevin Saucier 42139229
1981-10-02@ MIL107L  2-859-48423,540Dan PetryMoose HaasMoose HaasDan Petry 42340023
1981-10-03@ MIL108L  1-259-49428,330Jack MorrisPete VuckovichRollie FingersJack Morris 42440222
1981-10-04@ MIL109W  3-260-49415,263Milt WilcoxRandy LerchMilt WilcoxJerry Augustine 42740423


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