1981 Boston Red Sox Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 59-49
Finished 5th in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 1,060,659, Avg. 20,397
Ballpark: Fenway Park II
Manager: Ralph Houk (59-49)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1981 Boston Red Sox Roster
1981 Boston Red Sox Results

The Boston Red Sox of the American League ended the 1981 season with a record of 59 wins and 49 losses, finishing fifth in the AL's East Division.

The Red Sox topped the circuit with 519 runs. Boston allowed 481 runs. Dwight Evans paced the squad with 22 home runs, while Jim Rice walloped 20 or more as well. Dwight Evans drove in 71 runs. Carney Lansford topped hitters with significant playing time by hitting .336. Mike Torrez and Bob Stanley led the squad with 10 wins each, and Mike Torrez recorded a 3.68 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Ralph Houk coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Mike Torrez103.7693.6822220200127.313061521051254001542
Bob Stanley108.5563.833511400098.71104642338428601430
Dennis Eckersley98.5294.2723230820154.01608273935279300649
Mark Clear83.7274.113402000976.76936351151282206346
Bob Ojeda62.7503.121010020066.3502523625228200267
John Tudor43.5714.581811320178.77444401128144311331
Tom Burgmeier45.4442.873202100659.7612319517435400255
Frank Tanana410.2864.0124230520141.314270631743478402596
Bruce Hurst201.0004.3055000023.0231111112211102104
Luis Aponte101.0000.5770300115.711110301100057
Bill Campbell11.5003.173002300748.3452317520437002208
Chuck Rainey01.0002.70112300040.0392112213120001171
Steve Crawford05.0004.991411200057.76938321018029302257
Totals5949.5463.832651088919424987.39834814209035428536281184213

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Carney Lansford1024383996113423345215103428.336.389.439.82817562123
Jim Rice108495451511281811762223476.284.333.441.775199143073
Dwight Evans108504412841221942271328585.296.415.522.93721581331
Jerry Remy884103585511091031923630.307.368.338.706121601332
Dave Stapleton93382355451011711042042122.285.325.423.747150111321
Rick Miller973513163892172233352836.291.349.377.72511971421
Carl Yastrzemski913903383683141753014928.246.338.355.693120100034
Tony Perez843363063577113939002766.252.310.395.70512190030
Rich Gedman62219205225915052600931.288.317.434.7518991131
Glenn Hoffman782612422856100120011225.231.271.285.5566971600
Gary Allenson47164139233180525002333.223.335.388.7245461010
Joe Rudi4913512214223062400829.180.239.352.5914322121
Dave Schmidt154942610102300717.238.347.405.7521710000
Reid Nichols39554813901030126.188.216.229.4451100410
Garry Hancock2647454730030024.156.191.222.4141020001
Chico Walker618173600020212.353.389.353.742600000
Julio Valdez1725231500030102.217.208.217.426500110
Tom Poquette3220000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Bob Stanley35000000000000000000
Luis Aponte7000000000000000000
Frank Tanana24000000000000000000
Mike Torrez22000000000000000000
John Tudor18000000000000000000
Bruce Hurst5000000000000000000
Tom Burgmeier32000000000000000000
Bill Campbell30000000000000000000
Chuck Rainey11000000000000000000
Mark Clear34000000000000000000
Steve Crawford14000000000000000000
Dennis Eckersley23000000000000000000
John Lickert1000000000000000000
Bob Ojeda10000000000000000000
Totals137942813820519105216817904923231378520.275.340.399.73915249813373318


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Tony Perez1B5655505.051937463.9939.9099.9290000
Carl Yastrzemski1B3937336.335334326.9921.3569.9230000
Dave Stapleton1B1211102.01264110.99211.4711.8330000
Joe Rudi1B5544.0471021.0009.8189.6000000
Jerry Remy2B8787776.3162272758.9845.0314.9890000
Dave Stapleton2B2318176.06158419.9676.0855.1740000
Chico Walker2B5335.0410011.0003.6002.8000000
Carney Lansford3B8685770.0701801317.9512.9222.9070000
Dave Stapleton3B2523200.3214943.9463.1452.8000000
Reid Nichols3B1010.001001.000.9001.0000000
Glenn Hoffman3B107.011001.0002.5712.0000000
Rich GedmanC5956498.32753031.9905.5085.16930492231.0
Gary AllensonC4741379.72351883.9695.9975.38340371021.3
Dave SchmidtC1511108.3534001.0004.7353.800207330.0
John LickertC101.010001.0009.0001.0000000
Jim RiceOF108108981.3237930.9882.2562.2780000
Dwight EvansOF108108978.3259921.9932.4652.4810000
Rick MillerOF9589811.3219530.9872.4852.3580000
Reid NicholsOF2714136.0353011.0002.5151.4070000
Garry HancockOF8549.0112001.0002.3881.6250000
Tom PoquetteOF204.00000.000.0000000
Joe RudiOF102.00000.000.0000000
Dennis EckersleyP2323154.0121911.9691.8121.3480000
Frank TananaP2423141.392512.9712.1651.4170000
Mike TorrezP2222127.3121332.8931.7671.1360000
Bob StanleyP35198.7102926.9513.5571.1140000
John TudorP181178.7217011.0002.1741.0560000
Mark ClearP34076.754001.0001.057.2650000
Bob OjedaP101066.331011.9291.7641.3000000
Tom BurgmeierP32059.7713031.0003.017.6250000
Steve CrawfordP141157.788011.0002.4971.1430000
Bill CampbellP30048.34710.9172.048.3670000
Chuck RaineyP11240.05920.8753.1501.2730000
Bruce HurstP5523.002001.000.783.4000000
Luis AponteP7015.716001.0004.0211.0000000
Glenn HoffmanSS7872628.01312331552.9605.2174.6670000
Dave StapletonSS3332287.05293818.9484.5474.3940000
Julio ValdezSS17472.3123023.9555.2262.4710000
Totals12049728886.02962124591295.9794.2613.49490933527.3




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