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1981 West Palm Beach Expos Roster

Florida State League (FSL) - Class: A
Team Record: 65-71
Finished 3rd in the FSL's South Division
Manager: Bob Bailey (65-71)
Affiliation: Montreal Expos
Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 165,656, Avg. 2,436
1981 West Palm Beach Expos Statistics

The West Palm Beach Expos of the Florida State League ended the 1981 season with a record of 65 wins and 71 losses, finishing third in the league's South Division.

The Expos scored 555 runs and allowed 602 runs. Mike Fuentes paced West Palm Beach with 15 home runs James Pellack drove in 54 runs. Rodney Nealeigh topped all qualifying hitters on the roster with a .277 average, while Pete Chapin led the team with 14 wins and a team-best 3.25 ERA, tops among hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Players from the 1981 West Palm Beach Expos who spent time in Major League Baseball during their careers included Razor Shines, Mike Fuentes, Rick Grapenthin and David Palmer.

Bob Bailey served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Scott AndersonRROctober 10, 19556'2"187
Jim AutenRRNovember 9, 19576'1"200
Ron BatterRROctober 22, 19576'1"180
Louis BlowsLLJuly 16, 19575'11"160
George BorgesRRSeptember 26, 19605'9"170
Jeff CarlRRDecember 9, 19595'11"180Neenah, WI US
Michael CarrollRL6'0"175
Tim CatesRRNovember 11, 19596'1"175
Pete ChapinRRAugust 23, 19586'3"205
Brandon ChesserRNovember 17, 19596'1"175Louisville, KY US
Georgie CruzLLFebruary 8, 19605'10"155
Steve DawesRROctober 5, 19596'1"180Chillicothe, OH US
Alex DeJesusRRMarch 5, 19606'2"195Guaynabo, PR
Bobby DoerrerRRAugust 20, 19595'11"175Chicago, IL US
Terry EldridgeLRJanuary 13, 19596'0"180Baltimore, MD US
Antonio FadhelRRMarch 27, 19606'0"180, CU
Mike FuentesRRJune 11, 19586'3"190Miami, FL US
Larry GlasscockLLMarch 27, 19576'2"210Louisville, KY US
Timothy GloydRR6'0"165
Larry GoldetskyRRApril 14, 19565'10"165St. Paul, MN US
Rick GrapenthinRRApril 16, 19586'2"205Linn Grove, IA US
Larry GrovesRRDecember 16, 19586'1"189
Dave HoeksemaRRSeptember 15, 19586'1"180Davenport, IA US
Joel LepelLRNovember 7, 19575'11"185Planto, MN US
Rene MarchandRRFebruary 1, 19606'1"200
Kevin McDanielRRMarch 13, 19586'1"160West Palm Beach, FL US
Rodney NealeighLLOctober 7, 19586'1"190Greenville, OH US
Tito NievesRRNovember 12, 19615'10"155
David PalmerRRAugust 19, 19576'1"195Glens Falls, NY US
James PellackLL6'1"195
Rene QuinonesSRNovember 17, 19615'9"155
Steven RoederRR6'3"185
Mark SchulerRRDecember 8, 19576'3"190Cincinnati, OH US
Razor ShinesSRJuly 18, 19566'1"210Durham, NC US
Greg StaffonRRMarch 22, 19596'1"185
Jeff TaylorLLDecember 11, 19596'3"190
Mickey TorresRRAugust 20, 19586'3"170Utado, PR
Ken WestrayRLMay 7, 19596'2"180Clinton, IL US
Jerome WhitfieldRRJuly 27, 19586'2"185Gainesville, FL US
Steve WinfieldRRDecember 2, 19586'5"210Center, TX US

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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