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1981 NEW YORK METS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Queens,NY
Team Record:  41-62   .398
Result:   th in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Joe Torre
General Manager:   Frank Cashen
Stadium:  Shea Stadium
Attendance:  704,244
Playoffs:  -

New York Mets affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Mike Marshall (38)
Youngest Player:  Brian Giles (21)
Longest Tenure:  Ron Hodges, Craig Swan (9)
Top Hitter:  Dave Kingman (20)
Top Pitcher:  Mike Scott (22)
Top Draft Pick:  Terry Blocker (#4)

Roster Continuity:  59.80%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
St. Louis5943.578--
Montreal6048.5563.0
Philadelphia5948.5512.5
Pittsburgh4656.45113.0
NY Mets4162.39818.5
Chi Cubs3865.36921.5

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Tim Leary1981-04-121981W  2-1 @ CHN100000000000000100001st career game
Dave Kingman1981-04-261981L  7-6 @ MON5220023000000001155941274730642 home runs
Joel Youngblood1981-05-031981W  7-4 vs NYN42400130010000058044532178384 hits
Joel Youngblood1981-05-061981L  6-4 vs NYN51401010000000058245232179384 hits
Dyar Miller1981-05-161981L  9-0 @ LAN10100000000000023810001st career hit
Greg Harris1981-05-201981W  4-3 @ SFN200000000020000100001st career game
Mookie Wilson1981-05-291981W  6-1 vs NYN434110020100000605109144 hits
Mookie Wilson1981-06-021981L  9-7 @ PHI4220011101000006457111161st career home run
Frank Taveras1981-06-031981W  6-2 @ PHI523000130000000105198122052883 stolen bases
Mookie Wilson1981-06-051981L  3-0 @ HOU4000000000400006658111164 strikeouts
Ray Searage1981-06-111981L  5-2 vs NYN000000000000000100001st career game
Ray Searage1981-08-111981W  4-2 @ CHN101000000000000310001st career hit
Terry Leach1981-08-121981W  7-4 @ CHN000000000000000100001st career game
Greg Harris1981-08-131981L  6-1 @ CHN101000000000000710001st career hit
Dave Kingman1981-08-181981W  4-0 @ ATL4231023000100001202982288761662 home runs
Mookie Wilson1981-08-201981L  6-4 @ ATL4220200000010008180112230 Triples
Dave Kingman1981-08-241981L  2-0 @ CIN4000000000400001208986289766664 strikeouts
Frank Taveras1981-08-281981L  5-2 vs NYN4020000010000001074100022082941000th career hit
Lee Mazzilli1981-08-301981L  6-3 vs NYN422020000110000706687582901330 Triples
Ron Gardenhire1981-09-011981L  3-2 @ HOU100000000000000100001st career game
Ron Gardenhire1981-09-111981L  4-2 @ SLN101000000000000810001st career hit
Brian Giles1981-09-121981L  4-2 @ SLN000000000000100100001st career game
Mike Howard1981-09-121981L  4-2 @ SLN201100000000000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Mike Howard1981-09-131981L  4-2 @ SLN401000200000000220201st career RBI
Charlie Puleo1981-09-161981W  5-4 vs NYN000000000000000100001st career game
Hubie Brooks1981-09-201981W  7-6 vs NYN51400000000000011112454694 hits
Mookie Wilson1981-09-201981W  7-6 vs NYN614101300000000109109318294 hits
Dave Kingman1981-09-241981L  10-9 @ CHN51310010001000012341001291773671000th career hit
Ellis Valentine1981-09-241981L  10-9 @ CHN523102500010000674705100378562 home runs, 5 RBis, 100th career home run
Ron Gardenhire1981-09-281981L  12-4 @ PHI40310011001000022110111st career stolen base, 1st career RBI
Pete Falcone1981-09-291981W  7-0 @ PHI4120013000100002024511411st career home run
Rusty Staub1981-10-011981L  2-2 vs NYN322002200000000257525712831371472 home runs
Mookie Wilson1981-10-021981L  3-0 vs NYN400000000040000119115318314 strikeouts
Ed Lynch1981-10-031981L  5-4 vs NYN0000001001000102150101st career RBI
Mike Howard1981-10-041981W  2-1 vs NYN3110000201100001440321st career stolen base


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