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1981 Carolina League (A+)

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  • An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, awards, leaderboards, player registers and more.
  • Many minor leagues standings are actually 2 half-seasons merged into 1 where the winner of each half-season advance to the playoffs. This is done to offset the high volatility of a minor league roster. TBC does not track half-seasons and so the standings below may be a combination and thus playoff participants may not seem logical.
  • Playoff teams are in bold.
  • Northern Division Standings
    RankTeam NameTeamMLB-AffGPWLPctGBLManager(s)BallparkAttendanceBest OPSBest WHIP
    1Lynchburg Mets1407169.5071.0Gene DusanDarryl Strawberry (809)Jeff Bettendorf (1.81)
    2Hagerstown Suns*No Aff1387068.507--Grady LittleMatt Tyner (982)Allen Edwards (1.59)
    3Salem Redbirds1406674.4715.0Glenn EzellGerry Davis (1,117)James Coffman (1.60)
    4Alexandria Dukes1376275.4537.5Michael ToomeyJohn Schaive (792)Jeff Zaske (1.61)
    Southern Division Standings
    RankTeam NameTeamMLB-AffGPWLPctGBLManager(s)BallparkAttendanceBest OPSBest WHIP
    1Kinston Eagles1407268.5142.0John McLarenTim Thompson (760)Tyson Carter (1.63)
    2Winston-Salem Red Sox1397267.5181.5Buddy HunterMarc Sullivan (808)Tom McCarthy (2.11)
    3Peninsula Pilots1367165.522--Bill DancyPaul Fryer (700)Kyle Money (1.41)
    4Durham Bulls1387068.5072.0Al GallagherBrad Komminsk (1,064)Mike Payne (1.64)
    Playoffs Summary
    TeamPlayoff Notes
    Hagerstown SunsLeague Champions
    Salem RedbirdsLost in Semi-Finals
    Kinston EaglesLost in Semi-Finals
    Peninsula PilotsLost in Finals
    1981 Carolina League Batting Totals
    Alexandria DukesPIT627513748746911237198301036001475349194453345628 .254.320.3706901804
    Durham BullsATL706813842746521090190141255781595659781653313228 .255.344.3947381683
    Hagerstown Suns-706813848727991340217431556941669164395534422837 .275.357.4337902108
    Kinston EaglesTOR72681404548588115715341615081165348483739293837 .254.324.3466701575
    Lynchburg MetsNYN71691404610704120720343806091466061193656283842 .262.345.3777221736
    Peninsula PilotsPHI71651364314608106918819875181597750994126235138 .248.325.3616861556
    Salem RedbirdsSDN667414045606991091163331316241265371398746302427 .239.340.3767161713
    Winston-Salem Red SoxBOS7267139494374412132113011969616958693107745452633 .245.336.3727081841
    1981 Carolina League Pitching Totals
    Alexandria DukesPIT62753.9713731518121712376915371034919441.429.150.763.636.98
    Durham BullsATL70683.99138271119120910906525361255978161.408.110.934.446.07
    Hagerstown Suns-70684.1313832330110813407995091556439551.7910.881.265.227.76
    Kinston EaglesTOR72683.8814033112911841157588510614848371.398.790.463.686.36
    Lynchburg MetsNYN71694.111401733411931207704545806119361.529.110.604.617.06
    Peninsula PilotsPHI71653.291362572811501069608421875099411.378.370.683.987.36
    Salem RedbirdsSDN66744.6614022837123310916996381317139871.467.960.965.207.20
    Winston-Salem Red SoxBOS72674.451393211211226121374460611969310771.558.900.875.097.91

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