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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
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
60Howard BaileyPMLB6-0195RightLeft7/31/195723Grand Haven,Michigan1979UDFA DET

16Tom Brookens3BMLB5-10170RightRight8/10/195327Chambersburg,Pennsylvania197514DET
34Darrell BrownOFMLB6-0184BothRight10/29/195525Oklahoma City,Oklahoma1977357DET
41George CappuzzelloPMLB6-0175RightLeft1/15/195427Youngstown,Ohio197227623DET
12Marty Castillo3B-CMLB6-1190RightRight1/16/195724Long Beach,California19785116DET
10Al CowensOFMLB6-2200RightRight10/25/195129Los Angeles,California1969751026KCA
17Bill FaheyCMLB6-0200LeftRight6/14/195031Detroit,Michigan197011WS2
23Kirk GibsonOFMLB6-3215LeftLeft5/28/195724Pontiac,Michigan1978112DET
2Richie Hebner3B-1BMLB6-1200LeftRight11/26/194733Boston,Massachusetts1966115PIT
15Ron Jackson1B-3BMLB6-0205RightRight5/9/195328Birmingham,Alabama1971237CAL
35Lynn JonesOFMLB5-9175RightRight1/1/195328Meadville,Pennsylvania197410237CIN
18Mick KelleherSS-3BMLB5-9176RightRight7/25/194733Seattle,Washington1969368SLN
33Steve KempOFMLB6-0195LeftLeft8/7/195426San Angelo,Texas197611DET
21Dennis KinneyPMLB6-1190LeftLeft2/26/195229Toledo,Ohio197010218CLE
7Rick Leach1B-OFMLB6-0195LeftLeft5/4/195724Ann Arbor,Michigan1979113DET
29Aurelio LopezPMLB6-0220RightRight9/21/194832Tecamachalco,Mexico1978UDFA SLN
47Jack MorrisPMLB6-3200RightRight5/16/195526St. Paul,Minnesota1976598DET
9Stan Papi3B-2BMLB6-0178RightRight2/4/195130Fresno,California1969226HOU
13Lance ParrishCMLB6-3220RightRight6/15/195625Clairton,Pennsylvania1974116DET
32Rick PetersOFMLB5-9170BothRight11/21/195525Lynwood,California19777161DET
46Dan PetryPMLB6-4200RightRight11/13/195822Palo Alto,California1976474DET
42Larry RothschildPMLB6-2185RightRight12/9/195228Chicago,Illinois1975UDFA CIN
19Dave RozemaPMLB6-4200RightRight8/5/195624Grand Rapids,Michigan1975471DET
49Dave RuckerPMLB6-1190LeftLeft9/1/195723San Bernardino,California197816402DET
31Kevin SaucierPMLB6-1196RightLeft8/9/195624Pensacola,Florida1974227PHI
36Dan SchatzederPMLB6-0195LeftLeft12/1/195426Elmhurst,Illinois1976357MON
24Champ SummersOFMLB6-2205LeftRight6/15/194635Bremerton,Washington1971UDFA OAK
45Dave TobikPMLB6-1195RightRight3/2/195328Euclid,Ohio197512DET
3Alan TrammellSSMLB6-0175RightRight2/21/195823Garden Grove,California1976226DET
28Jerry UjdurPMLB6-1195RightRight3/5/195724Duluth,Minnesota1978490DET
1Lou Whitaker2BMLB5-11160LeftRight5/12/195724Brooklyn,New York1975599DET
39Milt WilcoxPMLB6-2185RightRight4/20/195031Honolulu,Hawaii1968233CIN
14John WockenfussC-1BMLB6-0190RightRight2/27/194932Welch,West Virginia196742760WS2
Team PersonnelPosition 
Sparky AndersonManager 
Gates BrownHitting Coach 
Jim CampbellGeneral Manager 
Paul CareyBroadcaster 
Billy ConsoloBench Coach 
Roger CraigPitching Coach 
Alex GrammasThird Base Coach 
Ernie HarwellBroadcaster 
Al KalineBroadcaster 
Dick TracewskiFirst Base Coach 
Tim WilkenScout 


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