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1981 Los Angeles Dodgers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 63-47 .573
Rank: th in National League West
Run Differential: 450-356 + 94
Manager(s): Tom Lasorda
General Manager: Al Campanis
Location: Los Angeles, California
Ballpark: Dodger Stadium
Attendance: 2,381,292 1/26
Playoffs: Won World Series (Yankees)
Top Draft Pick: Dave Anderson (#22) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Mark Cresse
First Base Coach: Monty Basgall
Hitting Coach: Manny Mota
Pitching Coach: Ron Perranoski
Third Base Coach: Danny Ozark

#1 Draft Picks

Rick Monday (#1), Ken Landreaux (#6), Steve Howe (#16), Mike Scioscia (#19), Bob Welch (#20), Rick Sutcliffe (#21), Mark Bradley (#24)
National League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
6642.611--
6347.5734.0
6149.5556.0
5655.50511.5
5056.47215.0
4169.37326.0
Full League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    12Dusty BakerOF6-2200R-R321968ATL: 1967-26-503MLB--
    22Mark BradleyOF6-1180R-R241981LAN: 1975-1-24MLB--
    37Bobby CastilloP5-10170R-R261977KCA: 1974-6-113MLB--
    10Ron Cey3B5-9185R-R331971LAN: 1968-3-53MLB--
    13Joe FergusonC-OF6-2200R-R341970LAN: 1968-8-161MLB--
    51Terry ForsterP6-3210L-L291971CHA: 1970-2-30MLB--
    36Pepe FriasSS-2B5-10159R-R321973UDFAMLB--
    6Steve Garvey1B5-10189R-R321969LAN: 1968-1-13MLB--
    38Dave GoltzP6-4215R-R321972MIN: 1967-5-96MLB--
    9Jerry GroteC5-10190R-R381963UDFAMLB--
    28Pedro GuerreroOF-3B6-0195R-R251978UDFAMLB--
    46Burt HootonP6-1210R-R311971CHN: 1971-1-2MLB--
    57Steve HoweP6-1180L-L231980LAN: 1979-1-16MLB--
    21Jay JohnstoneOF6-1175L-R351966UDFAMLB--
    44Ken LandreauxOF5-11170L-R261977CAL: 1976-1-6MLB--
    15Dave Lopes2B5-9170R-R361972LAN: 1968-2-26MLB--
    47Candy MaldonadoRF-LF6-0195R-R201981UDFAMLB--
    5Mike MarshallOF6-5220R-R211981LAN: 1978-6-151MLB--
    17Bobby MitchellOF5-10170L-L261980LAN: 1977-7-176MLB--
    16Rick MondayOF6-3200L-L351966KC1: 1965-1-1MLB--
    49Tom NiedenfuerP6-5225R-R211981LAN: 1977-36-762MLB--
    26Alejandro PenaP6-1205R-R221981UDFAMLB--
    45Jack Perconte2B5-10160L-R261980LAN: 1976-16-379MLB--
    25Ted PowerP6-4225R-R261981LAN: 1976-5-115MLB--
    41Jerry ReussP6-5217L-L321969SLN: 1967-2-30MLB--
    50Ron RoenickeOF6-0180B-L241981LAN: 1977-1-17MLB--
    18Bill RussellSS6-0175R-R321969LAN: 1966-9-179MLB--
    52Steve Sax2B5-11182R-R211981LAN: 1978-9-229MLB--
    14Mike SciosciaC6-2220L-R221980LAN: 1976-1-19MLB--
    8Reggie SmithOF6-0195B-R361966UDFAMLB--
    48Dave StewartP6-2200R-R241978LAN: 1975-16-384MLB--
    43Rick SutcliffeP6-7215R-R251976LAN: 1974-1-21MLB--
    30Derrel Thomas2B-OF6-0160B-R301971HOU: 1969-1-1MLB--
    34Fernando ValenzuelaP5-11195L-L201980UDFAMLB--
    1Gary WeissSS5-10170B-R251980LAN: 1978-19-486MLB--
    35Bob WelchP6-3190R-R241978LAN: 1977-1-20MLB--
    7Steve YeagerC6-0190R-R321972LAN: 1967-4-80MLB--


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