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1981 California Angels (MLB)

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W-L Record: 51-59 .464
Rank: th in American League West
Run Differential: 476-453 + 23
Roster Continuity 43.43% 25/26
Manager(s): Gene Mauch, Jim Fregosi
General Manager: Buzzie Bavasi
Location: Anaheim, California
Ballpark: Anaheim Stadium
Attendance: 1,441,545 5/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Dick Schofield (#3) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jimmie Reese
Bullpen Coach: Bob Clear
First Base Coach: Bobby Knoop
Pitching Coach: Tom Morgan
Third Base Coach: Preston Gomez

#1 Draft Picks

Tom Brunansky (#14), John D'Acquisto (#17), Dan Ford (#18), Bobby Grich (#19)
American 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 California Angels season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    46Don AaseP6-3222R-R261977BOS: 1972-6-136MLB--
    25Don BaylorOF6-1 220R-R321970BAL: 1967-2-39MLB--
    12Juan BeniquezOF5-11165R-R311971Not draftedMLB--
    3,30Tom BrunanskyOF6-4216R-R201981CAL: 1978-1-14MLB--
    7Rick BurlesonSS5-10165R-R301974BOS: 1970-1-5MLB--
    19Bert CampanerisSS5-10160R-R391964Not draftedMLB--
    29Rod Carew1B-2B6-0182L-R351967Not draftedMLB--
    32Bobby ClarkOF6-0190R-R261979CAL: 1975-5-87MLB--
    28John D'AcquistoP6-2205R-R291973SFN: 1970-1-17MLB--
    16Bob DavisC6-0180R-R291973SDN: 1970-6-124MLB--
    9Brian DowningOF-C5-10194R-R301973Not draftedMLB--
    11Joe FergusonC-OF6-2200R-R341970LAN: 1968-8-161MLB--
    15Dan FordOF6-1185R-R291975OAK: 1970-1-18MLB--
    43Ken ForschP6-4210R-R341970HOU: 1968-18-399MLB--
    37Dave FrostP6-6235R-R281977CHA: 1974-18-412MLB--
    4Bobby Grich2B6-2190R-R321970BAL: 1967-1-19MLB--
    20Larry HarlowOF6-2185L-L291975Not draftedMLB--
    9Brian HarperC6-2206R-R211979CAL: 1977-4-85MLB--
    13John Harris1B-OF6-3205L-L261979CAL: 1976-29-638MLB--
    41Andy HasslerP6-5220L-L291971CAL: 1969-25-581MLB--
    10Butch Hobson3B6-1193R-R291975BOS: 1973-8-185MLB--
    34Jesse JeffersonP6-3195R-R321973BAL: 1968-4-70MLB--
    24Bruce KisonP6-4178R-R311971PIT: 1968-14-309MLB--
    23Steve Lubratich3B-SS6-0170R-R261981Not draftedMLB--
    8Fred LynnOF6-1190L-L291974BOS: 1973-2-41MLB--
    22Mickey MahlerP6-3189B-L281977ATL: 1974-10-221MLB--
    27Alfredo MartinezP6-3185R-R241980Not draftedMLB--
    21Angel MorenoP5-9165L-L261981Not draftedMLB--
    14Ed OttC5-10198L-R291974PIT: 1970-23-548MLB--
    2Freddie PatekSS5-5148R-R361968PIT: 1965-22-421MLB--
    31Doug RauP6-2175L-L321972LAN: 1970-1-7MLB--
    45Steve RenkoP6-5230R-R361969NYN: 1965-24-461MLB--
    40Luis SanchezP6-2210R-R271981Not draftedMLB--
    6Daryl Sconiers1B6-2195L-L221981CAL: 1977-3-59MLB--
    26Bill TraversP6-6200L-L281974MIL: 1970-6-127MLB--
    39Mike WittP6-7192R-R201981CAL: 1978-4-92MLB--
    38Geoff ZahnP6-1180L-L351973LAN: 1968-5-86MLB--

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