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1981 Chicago CubsNational League (MLB)
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Jay Howell played for the 1981 Chicago Cubs
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameCubs
LocationChicago,Illinois
Record38-65 (6th in National League East)League Rank12thMLB Rank25th
ManagerJoey AmalfitanoGeneral ManagerBob Kennedy
CoachesGene Clines (First Base Coach), Jack Hiatt (Bullpen Coach), Peanuts Lowrey (Bench Coach), Les Moss (Pitching Coach), Cookie Rojas (Third Base Coach), Billy Williams (Hitting Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickJoe Carter (#2)
Attendance565,637
Minor League AffiliatesIowa Oaks (AAA) 53-82 ... Midland Cubs (AA) 36-31 ... Quad Cities Cubs (A) 77-58 ... Geneva Cubs (A-) 41-34 ... Gulf Coast Cubs (Rk) 25-38 ...
Years Available1876-2018

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)
22Bill Buckner1bL31106421451313531075522616105917.311.349.480.82920248453.303.169.238.3665.73.50.62.242.136.6
1968- 2-  25-LAN
 
11Ivan DeJesusssR281064034978840132194661010122.194.276.233.5099412460.227.039.184.24310.013.31.30.00.015.4
1969-   UDFA-LAN
 
10Leon DurhamofL2387328429514610352511275300066.290.344.460.80415130355.321.170.296.3597.614.92.02.832.831.6
1976- 1-  15-SLN
 
28Steve HendersonofR288228732849553557426122477.293.382.411.79311819337.351.118.258.35812.518.11.51.557.422.6
1974- 5- 119-CIN
 
55Ken Reitz3bR308226010569122800155632639.215.261.281.5427312286.260.066.123.2465.219.63.70.7130.021.4
1969-31- 732-SLN
 
24Jerry MoralesofR328424527706212511222911306.286.343.339.682839272.317.053.143.3168.110.71.30.4245.012.9
1966-   UDFA-NYN
 
7Jody DaviscR245618014465142101212813236.256.333.361.6946510207.280.105.217.31710.113.51.31.945.021.7
1976- 3-  62-NYN
 
25Bobby BondsofR354516326357161956244421054.215.323.380.7036214190.257.165.307.31812.623.21.83.227.240.0
1964-   UDFA-SFN
 
9Tim BlackwellcB2858158213710211121232301042.234.331.342.6735413182.269.108.259.30712.612.61.00.6158.035.1
1970-13- 311-BOS
 
15Steve Dillard2bR30531191826712110082000001.218.268.345.6134110127.247.127.193.2816.315.82.51.659.538.5
1972- 2-  40-BOS
 
25,29Scot ThompsonofL25571158195008207802312.165.208.209.417245127.173.044.122.1915.56.31.10.00.026.3
1974- 1-   7-CHN
 
27Hector Cruz3b-ofR285310915255071522172400103.229.331.468.7995112127.228.239.394.36313.418.91.45.515.648.0
1970-   UDFA-SLN
 
19Pat Tabler2bR23351011119311501132603004.188.281.267.548275117.243.079.198.26211.122.22.00.9101.026.3
1976- 1-  16-NYA
 
18Mike Tyson2bR31509261720281071512110.185.248.272.520254103.197.087.174.2406.814.62.11.946.023.5
1970- 3-  60-SLN
 
17Joe Strain2bR2725747141001005710001.189.250.203.45315180.209.014.081.2196.38.81.40.00.07.1
1976-   UDFA-SFN
 
21Tye Waller3bR2430711019213132041801110.268.303.451.75432677.314.183.268.3345.223.44.53.923.731.6
1977- 4-  82-SLN
 
23Jim TracyofL254563615210510121400102.238.355.302.65719376.300.064.270.31315.818.41.20.00.020.0
1977- 4-  88-CHN
 
33Mike LumofL3541585141027005510121.241.308.362.67021365.231.121.207.2977.77.71.03.129.021.4
1963-   UDFA-MLB
 
39Mike KrukowpR2925505920030001306002.180.180.220.40011256.243.040.040.1810.023.20.00.00.022.2
1973- 8- 184-CHN
 
20Scott Fletcher2bR2219466104001002400000.217.250.304.55414448.238.087.130.2544.28.32.00.00.040.0
1979- 1-   6-CHN
 
34Randy MartzpL2534280600020031302001.214.290.214.5046033.400.000.107.2469.139.44.30.00.00.0
1977- 1-  12-CHN
 
48Rick ReuschelpR321625120001001704001.080.115.080.1952030.111.000.040.0983.323.37.00.00.00.0
1970- 3-  67-CHN
 
8Barry FootecR29922000001003700101.000.115.000.1150026.000.000.136.08111.526.92.30.00.00.0
1970- 1-   3-MON
 
47Doug BirdpR3112200200000011102000.100.143.100.2432023.222.000.050.1214.447.811.00.00.00.0
1969- 8- 152-SE1
 
37Ken KravecpL292515100000002804000.000.118.000.1180021.000.000.133.0839.538.14.00.00.00.0
1973- 3-  69-CHA
 
30Carlos LezcanoofR25714110002000400000.071.071.071.1421014.100.000.000.0650.028.60.00.00.00.0
1977-   UDFA-CHN
 
36Bill CaudillpR243014020001002601000.143.250.143.3932017.250.000.143.20311.835.33.00.00.00.0
1974- 8- 181-SLN
 
50Mike GriffinpR241613020000000802000.154.154.154.3082015.400.000.000.1410.053.30.00.00.00.0
1976- 3-  60-TEX
 
40Lynn McGlothenpL312012111000000300000.083.083.167.2502112.111.084.083.1100.025.00.00.00.0100.0
1968- 3-  60-BOS
 
32Mel HallofL201011110012001400000.091.167.364.5314112.000.273.364.2448.333.34.08.311.0100.0
1978- 2-  39-CHN
 
46Lee SmithpR23409000000000701000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.070.00.00.00.00.0
1975- 2-  28-CHN
 
41Dick TidrowpR34515000000000201000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0
1967- 4-  76-CLE
 
47Gene Krug1bL2675020000001100000.400.500.400.900206.500.000.200.42316.716.71.00.00.00.0
1977-29- 689-CHN
 
40Dave GeiselpL26113000000001200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17625.050.02.00.00.00.0
1973- 5- 112-CHN
 
35Doug CapillapL29423000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0
1970-25- 600-SFN
 
49Rawly EastwickpR30302000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0
1969- 3-  62-CIN
 
45Jay HowellpR25102200000001002000.000.333.000.333005.000.000.500.23520.00.00.00.00.00.0
1976-31- 668-CIN
 
Batting Totals: (37 players)1033546370838138295734872413426111353304478.236.303.340.64312052243984.269.340.209.0008.615.31.81.462.226.7 

1981 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
39Mike KrukowR29STMLB993.68252502100144.1146685911551018121.399.100.693.436.301.844.24.5003.38
1973- 8- 184-CHN
 
34Randy MartzR25S/RMLB573.6833141910106107.21034944649323011.428.610.504.102.670.654.10.4174.12
1977- 1-  12-CHN
 
48Rick ReuschelR32STMLB473.4713130100085.2874033423535041.299.140.422.425.572.304.20.3642.92
1970- 3-  67-CHN
 
37Ken KravecL29S/RMLB165.06241212002078.1804844539502141.529.190.574.485.741.285.51.1433.80
1973- 3-  69-CHA
 
47Doug BirdR31STMLB453.5812120210075.1723430516342001.178.600.601.914.062.134.06.4443.20
1969- 8- 152-SE1
 
41Dick TidrowR34RelMLB3105.06510510030974.2734542630391011.398.800.723.624.701.305.42.2313.85
1967- 4-  76-CLE
 
36Bill CaudillR24S/RMLB155.83301020004071.0875046931453121.6611.031.143.935.701.456.34.1674.37
1974- 8- 181-SLN
 
46Lee SmithR23RelMLB363.51401390012166.2573126231507111.337.690.274.186.751.614.18.3332.93
1975- 2-  28-CHN
 
40Lynn McGlothenR31S/RMLB144.7720614005054.2713229128261011.8311.690.164.614.280.935.27.2003.48
1968- 3-  60-BOS
 
50Mike GriffinR24S/RMLB254.501697004152.064272649201201.4011.080.691.563.462.224.67.2863.35
1976- 3-  60-TEX
 
35Doug CapillaL29RelMLB103.18420420016051.0522018134286121.699.180.186.004.940.823.531.0003.87
1970-25- 600-SFN
 
49Rawly EastwickR30RelMLB012.2830030009143.1431611215241101.358.930.423.124.981.603.32.0003.13
1969- 3-  62-CIN
 
45Jay HowellR25RelMLB204.841028001022.1231312310100021.499.271.214.034.031.005.241.0005.06
1976-31- 668-CIN
 
40Dave GeiselL26RelMLB200.561129004016.0113101070001.316.190.005.633.940.701.691.0003.60
1973- 5- 112-CHN
 
38Willie HernandezL26RelMLB003.9512012003213.2147608132001.679.220.005.278.561.634.61.0002.45
1973-   UDFA-PHI
 
Pitching Totals: (15 players)38654.02106106263621002095798348342759388532428201.439.240.553.655.001.374.54.369  

1981 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PDick Tidrow34MLBp51-740101011.9090.200.14---51100.049.5Fielding by Day
PDoug Capilla29MLBp42-510101011.9090.240.20---42100.040.8Fielding by Day
PLee Smith23MLBp40-663900121.0000.300.18---40100.038.8Fielding by Day
PRandy Martz25MLBp33-10771802251.0000.760.23---3497.132.0Fielding by Day
PRawly Eastwick30MLBp30-43481013.9230.400.28---30100.029.1Fielding by Day
PBill Caudill24MLBp30-71481013.9230.400.17---30100.029.1Fielding by Day
PMike Krukow29MLBp25-14413212236.9441.360.24---25100.024.3Fielding by Day
PKen Kravec29MLBp24-783161020.9500.790.24---2596.023.3Fielding by Day
PLynn McGlothen31MLBp20-5431200151.0000.750.28---20100.019.4Fielding by Day
PMike Griffin24MLBp16-5211100121.0000.750.23---16100.015.5Fielding by Day
PRick Reuschel32MLBp13-854212227.9261.920.29---1681.312.6Fielding by Day
PWillie Hernandez26MLBp12-13030031.0000.250.23---12100.011.7Fielding by Day
PDoug Bird31MLBp12-757701141.0001.170.19---12100.011.7Fielding by Day
PDave Geisel26MLBp11-16210031.0000.270.19---11100.010.7Fielding by Day
PJay Howell25MLBp10-222901111.0001.100.50---10100.09.7Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CJody Davis24MLBc56--2744494327.9725.680.003929356100.054.4Fielding by Day
CTim Blackwell28MLBc56--2682821298.9935.290.00682325896.654.4Fielding by Day
CBarry Foote29MLBc8--30302331.0004.130.00231988.97.8Fielding by Day
CBill Hayes23MLBc1--000000.000.00---10.01.0Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BBill Buckner31MLB1b-of105--9968117921094.98410.260.00---10699.1101.9Fielding by Day
1BScot Thompson25MLBof-1b3--70108.8752.330.00---575.32.9Fielding by Day
1BLeon Durham23MLB1b-of3--16001161.0005.330.00---873.42.9Fielding by Day
1BMike Lum35MLBof-1b1--100011.0001.000.00---412.41.0Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BMike Tyson31MLB2b36--5076814134.9403.500.00---5072.035.0Fielding by Day
2BPat Tabler23MLB1b-of35--7093317166.9824.660.00---35100.034.0Fielding by Day
2BSteve Dillard30MLB2b-3b32--5496421154.9744.690.00---5360.431.1Fielding by Day
2BJoe Strain27MLB2b20--3881310122.9755.950.00---2580.019.4Fielding by Day
2BScott Fletcher22MLBss-2b13--313921072.9725.380.00---1968.412.6Fielding by Day
2BTye Waller24MLB3b-of3--520071.0002.330.00---3010.02.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BKen Reitz30MLB3b81--57157511219.9772.640.00---8298.878.6Fielding by Day
3BTye Waller24MLB3b-of22--11331245.9782.000.00---3073.321.4Fielding by Day
3BHector Cruz28MLBof-3b18--12253040.9252.060.00---5334.017.5Fielding by Day
3BSteve Dillard30MLB2b-3b7--30205.6000.430.00---5313.26.8Fielding by Day
3BScott Fletcher22MLBss-2b1--110021.0002.000.00---195.31.0Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSIvan DeJesus28MLBss106--2213432481588.9595.320.00---106100.0102.9Fielding by Day
SSScott Fletcher22MLBss-2b4--24107.8571.500.00---1921.13.9Fielding by Day
SSSteve Dillard30MLB2b-3b2--200121.0001.000.00---533.81.9Fielding by Day
SSMike Tyson31MLB2b1--000000.000.00---502.01.0Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFLeon Durham23MLB1b-of83--159451168.9701.960.00---8795.480.6Fielding by Day
OFSteve Henderson28MLBof77--152482164.9512.030.00---8293.974.8Fielding by Day
OFJerry Morales32MLBof72--142221146.9862.000.00---8485.769.9Fielding by Day
OFBobby Bonds35MLBof45--108220112.9822.440.00---45100.043.7Fielding by Day
OFScot Thompson25MLBof-1b30--4911051.9801.670.00---5752.629.1Fielding by Day
OFHector Cruz28MLBof-3b16--21100221.0001.380.00---5330.215.5Fielding by Day
OFMike Lum35MLBof-1b14--1201013.9230.860.00---4134.113.6Fielding by Day
OFJim Tracy25MLBof11--16000161.0001.450.00---4524.410.7Fielding by Day
OFCarlos Lezcano25MLBof5--700071.0001.400.00---771.44.9Fielding by Day
OFMel Hall20MLBlf-of3--000000.000.00---1030.02.9Fielding by Day
OFTye Waller24MLB3b-of3--200021.0000.670.00---3010.02.9Fielding by Day

1981 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Joey AmalfitanoManager1934-01-23 47San Pedro,California MLB1954-19671954-1967   2B-3B
Lou BoudreauBroadcaster1917-07-17 63Harvey,Illinois MLB1938-19521938-1952   SS
Gene ClinesFirst Base Coach1946-10-06 34San Pablo,California MLB1966-19791970-1979
1966- 6- 115-PIT
OF
Gene HandleyScout1914-11-25 66Kennett,Missouri MLB1946-19471946-1947   2B
Bob HartsfieldScout1931-12-15 49Atlanta,Georgia --   COACH
Jack HiattBullpen Coach1942-07-27 38Bakersfield,California MLB1961-19721964-1972
1961-   UDFA-ANA
C-1B
Bob KennedyGeneral Manager1920-08-18 60Chicago,Illinois MLB1939-19571939-1957   OF-3B
Doug LaumannScout -Cincinnati,Ohio --   SCOUT
Peanuts LowreyBench Coach1917-08-27 63Culver City,California MLB1942-19551942-1955   OF
Les MossPitching Coach1925-05-14 56Tulsa,Oklahoma MLB1946-19581946-1958   C
Cookie RojasThird Base Coach1939-03-06 42Havana,Cuba MLB1956-19771962-1977
1956-   UDFA-CIN
2B
Billy WilliamsHitting Coach1938-06-15 43Whistler,Alabama MLB1956-19761959-1976
1956-   UDFA-CHN
OF