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1981 San Diego Padres (MLB)

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W-L Record: 41-69 .373
Rank: th in National League West
Run Differential: 382-455 -73
Roster Continuity 41.26% 26/26
Manager(s): Frank Howard
General Manager: Jack McKeon
Location: San Diego, California
Ballpark: Jack Murphy Stadium
Attendance: 519,161 25/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Kevin McReynolds (#6) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Ed Brinkman
Assistant Coach: Ed Stevens
Bullpen Coach: Clyde McCullough
First Base Coach: Bobby Tolan
Pitching Coach: Chuck Estrada
Third Base Coach: Jack Krol

#1 Draft Picks

Terry Kennedy (#6), Mike Phillips (#18), Steve Swisher (#21)
National League West 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 San Diego Padres season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    36Mike ArmstrongP6-3206R-R271980CIN: 1974-1-24MLB--
    5Randy Bass1B6-1210L-R271977MIN: 1972-7-152MLB--
    3Juan Bonilla2B5-9170R-R261981NYA: 1977-24-606MLB--
    30Danny BooneP5-8150L-L271981SDN: 1976-2-32MLB--
    51John CurtisP6-2185L-L331970BOS: 1968-1-10MLB--
    24Dave EdwardsOF6-0177R-R271978MIN: 1971-7-169MLB--
    13Juan EichelbergerP6-3205R-R271978SDN: 1975-1-19MLB--
    8Barry Evans3B-2B6-1180R-R241978SDN: 1977-2-34MLB--
    62Steve FireovidP6-2195B-R241981SDN: 1978-7-161MLB--
    6Tim Flannery2B-3B5-11175L-R231979SDN: 1978-6-135MLB--
    10Doug GwosdzC5-11185R-R211981SDN: 1978-2-40MLB--
    22Ruppert JonesOF5-10170L-L261976KCA: 1973-3-57MLB--
    16Terry KennedyC6-4230L-R251978SLN: 1977-1-6MLB--
    41Fred KuhauluaP5-11175L-L281977Not draftedMLB--
    18Joe LefebvreOF5-10175L-R251980NYA: 1977-3-75MLB--
    50John LittlefieldP6-2200R-R271980SLN: 1976-30-655MLB--
    48Tim LollarP6-3200L-L251980NYA: 1978-4-104MLB--
    25Gary LucasP6-5200L-L261980SDN: 1976-19-437MLB--
    12Jose MorenoOF-2B6-0175B-R231980Not draftedMLB--
    27Steve MuraP6-2190R-R261978SDN: 1976-2-29MLB--
    15Broderick Perkins1B5-10180L-L261978SDN: 1976-15-341MLB--
    10Mike PhillipsSS-2B6-1185L-R301973SFN: 1969-1-18MLB--
    14Mario RamirezSS5-9159R-R231980SFN: 1979-3-69MLB--
    17Gene RichardsOF6-0175L-L271977SDN: 1975-1-1MLB--
    4Luis Salazar3B5-9185R-R251980Not draftedMLB--
    44Eric ShowP6-1190R-R251981SDN: 1978-18-447MLB--
    1Ozzie SmithSS5-11150B-R261978SDN: 1977-4-86MLB--
    7Craig StimacC6-2185R-R261980SDN: 1976-9-197MLB--
    9Steve SwisherC6-2205R-R291974CHA: 1973-1-21MLB--
    20Jerry TurnerOF5-9180L-L271974SDN: 1972-10-217MLB--
    38John UrreaP6-3205R-R261977SLN: 1974-1-14MLB--
    26Chris WelshP6-2185L-L261981NYA: 1977-21-536MLB--
    2Alan Wiggins2B-OF6-2160B-R231981CAL: 1977-1-7MLB--
    40Rick WiseP6-2195R-R351964Not draftedMLB--

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