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1981 Texas RangersAmerican League (MLB)
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Mickey Rivers played for the 1981 Texas Rangers
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameRangers
LocationSt. Petersburg,Florida
Record57-48 (2nd in American League West)League Rank7thMLB Rank13th
ManagerDon ZimmerGeneral ManagerEddie Robinson
CoachesJackie Brown (Assistant Coach), Tommy Helms (Hitting Coach), Darrell Johnson (Assistant Coach), Fred Koenig (First Base Coach), Wayne Terwilliger (Third Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickRon Darling (#9)
Attendance850,076
Minor League AffiliatesWichita Aeros (AAA) 65-70 ... Tulsa Drillers (AA) 36-30 ... Asheville Tourists (A) 74-68 ... Gulf Coast Rangers (Rk) 32-30 ...
Years Available1961-2017

Team History -- 1981 Statistics -- 1981 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

1981 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
0Al OliverdhL34102421531302914553024282011017.309.348.411.75917334448.323.102.166.3395.46.31.20.9105.326.2
1964-   UDFA-PIT
 
1Bump Wills2bB2810241051103132241129324916528.251.304.307.61112617454.277.056.141.2827.110.81.50.4205.016.5
1975- 1-   6-TEX
 
17Mickey RiversofL32993996211421232695243113123.286.327.371.69814826428.303.085.155.3195.67.21.30.7133.022.8
1969- 1-   8-WS2
 
25Buddy Bell3bR29973604410616110643342303010106.294.364.428.79215427415.291.134.250.35110.17.20.72.436.025.5
1969-16- 375-CLE
 
10Jim SundbergcR30102339429417232825504813365.277.369.366.73512422396.313.089.227.33712.612.11.00.8113.023.4
1973- 1-   2-TEX
 
18Pat Putnam1bL2795297337917283542173801234.266.304.418.72212427317.281.152.215.3235.412.02.22.537.134.2
1975- 1-  22-TEX
 
7,16Leon RobertsofR3072233266517243134253812528.279.345.421.7669823266.311.142.245.3459.414.31.51.558.335.4
1972-10- 236-DET
 
5Billy SampleofR2666230366516032541172173313.283.346.391.7379019260.297.108.196.3386.58.11.21.276.729.2
1976-10- 228-TEX
 
14Mario MendozassR308822918536102221725114309.231.254.266.520617254.256.035.070.2402.89.83.60.00.013.2
1970-   UDFA-PIT
 
6Johnny GrubbofL326719926469132603232521106.231.316.332.6486613226.250.101.201.30310.211.11.11.366.328.3
1971- 1-  23-SDN
 
13Bill Stein1bR34531152138602221271501335.330.360.435.795508126.356.105.157.3505.611.92.11.657.521.1
1969- 4-  92-SLN
 
30Mark WagnerssR2750851522411141181302002.259.323.365.68831695.296.106.200.3188.413.71.61.185.027.3
1972-19- 452-DET
 
16Tom PoquetteofL2930642101007015110103.156.225.172.39711171.156.016.078.1957.01.40.20.00.010.0
1970- 4-  81-KCA
 
9John Ellis1bR3223582830170151010013.138.219.241.46014464.149.103.172.2137.815.62.01.658.050.0
1966-   UDFA-NYA
 
27Bob JonesofL311034491037011700000.265.286.559.84519435.250.294.294.3792.920.07.08.611.344.4
1967-36- 665-WS2
 
3Wayne Tolleson3bB251424640001201500000.167.200.167.3674025.211.000.125.1754.020.05.00.00.00.0
1978- 8- 202-TEX
 
8Bob JohnsoncR21618250024001300001.278.316.611.92711219.231.333.389.4165.315.83.010.59.040.0
1977- 3-  53-TEX
 
15Rick LisiofR25916650001014000000.313.450.313.7635020.313.000.188.37020.00.00.00.00.00.0
1974-13- 290-TEX
 
21Dan DuranofL271316140000001100001.250.294.250.5444017.267.000.063.2575.95.91.00.00.00.0
1973-30- 646-TEX
 
20Larry CoxcR33513031000000400000.231.231.308.5394113.333.077.077.2430.030.80.00.00.033.3
1966-   UDFA-PHI
 
4Nelson NormanssB23713131002001200100.231.267.308.5754115.250.077.154.2586.713.32.00.00.033.3
1975-   UDFA-PIT
 
20Donald WernerdhR2828120000010200000.250.250.250.500208.333.000-.125.2290.025.00.00.00.00.0
1971- 5- 122-CIN
 
Batting Totals: (22 players)1053581452968178154941846412953962136394084.270.326.369.69513232423972.289.369.183.0007.410.01.31.273.125.0 

1981 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
44Danny DarwinR25STMLB993.64222206200146.011567591257981061.187.090.743.516.041.724.13.5003.62
1976-   UDFA-TEX
 
33Doc MedichR32STMLB1063.08202004400143.11365149833651021.188.540.502.074.081.973.20.6253.15
1970-30- 700-NYA
 
40Rick HoneycuttL27STMLB1163.31202008200127.212049471217401001.088.460.851.202.822.353.45.6473.59
1976-17- 405-PIT
 
31Fergie JenkinsR37S/RMLB584.50191631020106.012255531440632001.5310.361.193.405.351.584.67.3854.26    
32Jon MatlackL31STMLB474.14171611100104.11015948841432011.368.710.693.543.711.055.09.3643.98
1967- 1-   4-NYN
 
49Charlie HoughR33S/RMLB412.9621516209182.0613027431694031.126.700.443.407.572.233.29.8002.80
1966- 8- 159-LAN
 
11Steve ComerR27RelMLB822.56361350022677.1702522131222011.318.150.123.612.560.712.91.8003.44
1976-   UDFA-TEX
 
24Dave SchmidtR24RelMLB013.1314113008131.2311111111133111.358.810.283.133.691.183.13.0003.33
1979-26- 658-TEX
 
34Jim KernR32RelMLB122.70230230015630.021109022201111.436.300.006.606.000.913.00.3333.57
1967-   UDFA-CLE
 
46Bob BabcockR31RelMLB112.2016016007028.22177216180011.316.590.635.025.651.132.20.5004.03
1967-   UDFA-PIT
 
29John ButcherR24S/RMLB121.63532111027.2186508190000.965.860.002.606.182.381.95.3332.09
1977- 1-   5-HOU
 
38John Henry JohnsonL24RelMLB312.66240240015223.219772681011.087.230.762.283.041.332.66.7503.91
1974-15- 355-SFN
 
53Mark MercerL27RelMLB014.7070700227.27441780001.948.221.178.229.391.144.70.0004.95
1973- 1-   1-PIT
 
12Len WhitehouseL23S/RMLB0116.2021100003.18761220003.2321.602.705.405.401.0018.90.0007.10
1976-   UDFA-TEX
 
35Bob LaceyL27RelMLB009.0010100101.01111000001.009.009.000.000.0009.00.00015.60
1972-10- 140-OAK
 
Pitching Totals: (15 players)57483.401051051422310821894185138935567322488182171.258.140.643.084.671.523.72.543  

1981 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PSteve Comer27MLBp36-775181224.9580.640.30---36100.034.3Fielding by Day
PJohn Henry Johnson24MLBp24-23170181.0000.330.35---24100.022.9Fielding by Day
PJim Kern32MLBp23-3033107.8570.260.20---23100.021.9Fielding by Day
PDanny Darwin25MLBp22-1468162326.9231.090.16---22100.021.0Fielding by Day
PCharlie Hough33MLBp21-822801101.0000.480.12---21100.020.0Fielding by Day
PDoc Medich32MLBp20-14315261142.9762.050.29---20100.019.0Fielding by Day
PRick Honeycutt27MLBp20-1273303136.9171.650.26---20100.019.0Fielding by Day
PFergie Jenkins37MLBp19-106102203321.0001.680.30---19100.018.1Fielding by Day
PJon Matlack31MLBp17-1042202024.9171.290.21---17100.016.2Fielding by Day
PBob Babcock31MLBp16-28240061.0000.380.21---16100.015.2Fielding by Day
PDave Schmidt24MLBp14-31160071.0000.500.23---14100.013.3Fielding by Day
PMark Mercer27MLBp7-7020021.0000.290.29---7100.06.7Fielding by Day
PJohn Butcher24MLBp5-27350081.0001.600.30---5100.04.8Fielding by Day
PLen Whitehouse23MLBp2-3000000.000.00---2100.01.9Fielding by Day
PBob Lacey27MLBp1-1100011.0001.001.00---1100.01.0Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CJim Sundberg30MLBc98--4645229518.9965.270.004138810296.193.3Fielding by Day
CLarry Cox33MLBc5--33200351.0007.000.007-25100.04.8Fielding by Day
CBob Johnson21MLBp5--22000221.0004.400.00---683.34.8Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BPat Putnam27MLB1b94--76964665839.9938.860.00---9598.989.5Fielding by Day
1BBill Stein34MLB3b-2b20--14610091561.0007.800.00---5337.719.0Fielding by Day
1BJohn Ellis32MLB1b-c18--1408116149.9938.220.00---2378.317.1Fielding by Day
1BAl Oliver34MLBof-1b1--200021.0002.000.00---1021.01.0Fielding by Day
1BBob Johnson21MLBp1--900091.0009.000.00---616.71.0Fielding by Day
1BDan Duran27MLBof1--100011.0001.000.00---137.71.0Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BBump Wills28MLB2b101--2683261070604.9835.880.00---10299.096.2Fielding by Day
2BMark Wagner27MLBss4--13151529.9667.000.00---508.03.8Fielding by Day
2BBill Stein34MLB3b-2b3--230151.0001.670.00---535.72.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BBuddy Bell29MLB3b96--662811418361.9613.610.00---9799.091.4Fielding by Day
3BBill Stein34MLB3b-2b7--4121017.9412.290.00---5313.26.7Fielding by Day
3BWayne Tolleson25MLBss-2b6--5800131.0002.170.00---1442.95.7Fielding by Day
3BMark Wagner27MLBss2--240061.0003.000.00---504.01.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSMario Mendoza30MLBss88--1142701247396.9704.360.00---88100.083.8Fielding by Day
SSMark Wagner27MLBss43--3968413111.9642.490.00---5086.041.0Fielding by Day
SSNelson Norman23MLBss5--5211527.9635.200.00---771.44.8Fielding by Day
SSWayne Tolleson25MLBss-2b2--000000.000.00---1414.31.9Fielding by Day
SSBuddy Bell29MLB3b1--130141.0004.000.00---971.01.0Fielding by Day
SSBill Stein34MLB3b-2b1--100011.0001.000.00---531.91.0Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFMickey Rivers32MLBof97--2251213238.9962.440.00---9998.092.4Fielding by Day
OFLeon Roberts30MLBof71--130210133.9921.860.00---7298.667.6Fielding by Day
OFBilly Sample26MLBof64--132411137.9932.130.00---6697.061.0Fielding by Day
OFJohnny Grubb32MLBof58--9521098.9901.670.00---6786.655.2Fielding by Day
OFTom Poquette29MLBof18--2601027.9631.440.00---3060.017.1Fielding by Day
OFBob Jones31MLBof10--20400241.0002.400.00---10100.09.5Fielding by Day
OFBill Stein34MLB3b-2b8--1311015.9331.750.00---5315.17.6Fielding by Day
OFRick Lisi25MLBof8--900091.0001.130.00---988.97.6Fielding by Day
OFDan Duran27MLBof7--610071.0001.000.00---1353.86.7Fielding by Day
OFPat Putnam27MLB1b3--20103.6670.670.00---953.22.9Fielding by Day
OFJim Sundberg30MLBc2--100011.0000.500.00---1022.01.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHAl Oliver34MLBof-1b101--000000.000.00---10299.096.2Fielding by Day
DHDonald Werner28MLBp2--000000.000.00---2100.01.9Fielding by Day
DHJohn Ellis32MLB1b-c1--000000.000.00---234.31.0Fielding by Day
DHBump Wills28MLB2b1--000000.000.00---1021.01.0Fielding by Day

1981 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Lee AnthonyScout1918-07-26 62Leroy,Kansas --   P
Jackie BrownAssistant Coach1943-05-31 38Holdenville,Oklahoma MLB1970-19781970-1977
1962-   UDFA-PHI
P
Orlando GomezScout1946-06-24 35Juana Diaz,Puerto Rico --   C
Tommy HelmsHitting Coach1941-05-05 40Charlotte,North Carolina MLB1959-19771964-1977   2B
Darrell JohnsonAssistant Coach1928-08-25 52Horace,Nebraska MLB1952-19621952-1962   C
Fred KoenigFirst Base Coach1931-04-27 50Chouteau,Oklahoma --   P
Eddie RobinsonGeneral Manager1920-12-15 60Paris,Texas MLB1942-19571942-1957   1B
Wayne TerwilligerThird Base Coach1925-06-27 56Clare,Michigan MLB1949-19601949-1960   2B
Don ZimmerManager1931-01-17 50Cincinnati,Ohio MLB1954-19651954-1965   3B-2B