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1981 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  59-48   .551
Result:   th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Gene Michael, Bob Lemon
General Manager:   Gene Michael
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  1,614,353
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Dodgers)

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Tommy John (38)
Youngest Player:  Gene Nelson (20)
Longest Tenure:  Graig Nettles (9)
Top Hitter:  Dave Winfield (16)
Top Pitcher:  Ron Guidry (4)
Top Draft Pick:  John Elway (#52)

Roster Continuity:  79.38%
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

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Steve Balboni1981-04-221981W  7-2 vs NYA221010100110000110101st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
Oscar Gamble1981-05-011981L  8-6 @ OAK5230024000000011211979156519402 home runs
Aurelio Rodriguez1981-05-101981W  5-2 @ SEA32200230000000018061480120609352 home runs
Dennis Werth1981-05-161981W  7-5 vs NYA110000010200000542231211st career stolen base
Jerry Mumphrey1981-06-041981W  12-3 vs NYA423300100100000719647152041253 Doubles
Bobby Murcer1981-06-041981W  12-3 vs NYA5121002000000001808181524110011251000th career RBI
Jerry Mumphrey1981-06-051981W  6-5 vs NYA604000010000000720651152041264 hits
Oscar Gamble1981-08-141981L  1-0 @ DET30110000011000012441000159529401000th career hit
Bob Watson1981-08-151981L  8-5 @ DET42200220000000016091701166901262 home runs
Jerry Mumphrey1981-08-281981W  6-1 @ CHA533021300000000744682172151303 Triples
Andre Robertson1981-09-031981L  3-2 @ KCA302100000000000120001st career game, 1st career hit
Graig Nettles1981-09-071981W  4-2 vs NYA32300230000000018471651293948302 home runs
Jerry Mumphrey1981-09-091981W  5-2 vs NYA424001310000000754695182231314 hits
Reggie Jackson1981-09-121981L  2-1 vs NYA4000000000200002000193841912722122000th career game
Andy McGaffigan1981-09-221981L  6-4 vs NYA000000000000000100001st career game
Gene Nelson1981-09-221981L  6-4 vs NYA000000000000000100001st career game
Mike Patterson1981-09-221981L  6-4 vs NYA41202000000000013100100 Triples
Andre Robertson1981-09-291981L  3-2 @ CLE301000010000000850011st career stolen base
Dave Winfield1981-10-021981W  9-0 @ BAL323002300100000121812461676941442 home runs


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