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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
PitcherGameSeasonResultDecisionIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
Ron Davis1981-05-031981W  3-2 @ OAKW 1.20000050005000--11024-5Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Gene Nelson1981-05-041981W  4-2 @ CALW 642212400023000--11-01st career win, 1st career game
Ron Davis1981-05-041981W  4-2 @ CALSv 30000080009000--11124-5Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Dave LaRoche1981-05-051981L  6-2 @ CAL  10000110003000--60058-55600th career game
Rich Gossage1981-05-141981W  9-5 vs OAKW 2.12000060009000--43462-61Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Dave Righetti1981-05-231981W  3-2 vs CLEW 742203700028000--41-11st career win
Ron Davis1981-09-091981L  5-3 vs MIL  20000050006000--13825-9Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Dave Righetti1981-09-111981W  4-1 vs BOSW 7211051100028000--146-311 Strikeouts
Andy McGaffigan1981-09-221981L  6-4 vs CLE  310003001014000--10-01st career game


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