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1981 Baltimore Orioles (MLB)

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W-L Record: 59-46 .562
Rank: th in American League East
Run Differential: 429-437 -8
Roster Continuity 89.96% 1/26
Manager(s): Earl Weaver
General Manager: Hank Peters
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 1,024,247 12/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Jeff Lackie (#76) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Ellie Hendricks
First Base Coach: Jimmy Williams
Hitting Coach: Ralph Rowe
Pitching Coach: Ray Miller
Third Base Coach: Cal Ripken

#1 Draft Picks

Gary Roenicke (#8), Scott McGregor (#14), Dallas Williams (#20), Dave Ford (#23), Rich Dauer (#24)
American League East 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 Baltimore Orioles season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    27Benny AyalaOF6-1185R-R301974Not draftedMLB--
    7Mark BelangerSS6-1170R-R371965Not draftedMLB--
    52Mike BoddickerP5-11185R-R231980BAL: 1978-6-152MLB--
    2Bobby BonnerSS6-0185R-R241980BAL: 1978-3-74MLB--
    1Al BumbryOF5-8175L-R341972BAL: 1968-11-238MLB--
    15Mark CoreyOF6-2200R-R251979BAL: 1976-2-43MLB--
    10Terry CrowleyOF-1B6-0180L-L341969BAL: 1966-11-216MLB--
    44Rich Dauer2B-3B6-0180R-R281976BAL: 1974-1-24MLB--
    11Doug DeCinces3B6-2194R-R301973BAL: 1970-3-65MLB--
    24Rick DempseyC6-0190R-R311969MIN: 1967-15-297MLB--
    28Jim DwyerOF5-10175L-L311973PIT: 1971-1-1MLB--
    46Mike FlanaganP6-0195L-L291975BAL: 1973-7-159MLB--
    21Dave FordP6-4190R-R241978BAL: 1975-1-23MLB--
    37,41Dan GrahamC6-1205L-R261979KCA: 1977-24-604MLB--
    6Wayne Krenchicki3B6-1180L-R261979BAL: 1976-1-7MLB--
    38John LowensteinOF6-0175L-R341970CLE: 1968-18-402MLB--
    36Steve LuebberP6-3195R-R311971MIN: 1967-13-257MLB--
    30Dennis MartinezP6-1180R-R261976Not draftedMLB--
    23Tippy MartinezP5-10180L-L311974WS2: 1969-35-799MLB--
    16Scott McGregorP6-1190B-L271976NYA: 1972-1-14MLB--
    34Jose Morales1B-C6-0195R-R361973Not draftedMLB--
    33Eddie Murray1B6-2225B-R251977BAL: 1973-3-63MLB--
    22Jim PalmerP6-3196R-R351965Not draftedMLB--
    8Cal RipkenSS-3B6-4220R-R201981BAL: 1978-2-48MLB--
    35Gary RoenickeOF6-3205R-R261976MON: 1973-1-8MLB--
    59Willie RoysterC5-11180R-R271981BAL: 1972-22-525MLB--
    12Lenn Sakata2B-SS5-9160R-R271977MIL: 1975-1-10MLB--
    57Jeff SchneiderP6-3195B-L281981TEX: 1973-2-26MLB--
    37John ShelbyOF6-1175B-R231981BAL: 1977-1-19MLB--
    29Ken SingletonOF6-4213B-R341970NYN: 1967-1-3MLB--
    53Sammy StewartP6-3208R-R261978KCA: 1974-28-591MLB--
    49Tim StoddardP6-7250R-R281975CHA: 1975-2-44MLB--
    32Steve StoneP5-10175R-R331971SFN: 1969-4-89MLB--
    39Dallas WilliamsOF5-11165L-L231981BAL: 1976-1-20MLB--

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