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1971 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  101-57   .639
Result:   1st in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Earl Weaver
General Manager:   Harry Dalton
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  1,023,037
Playoffs: Season in progress

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Dick Hall (40)
Youngest Player:  Don Baylor (22)
Longest Tenure:  Brooks Robinson (17)
Top Hitter:  Don Buford (5)
Top Pitcher:  Pat Dobson (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Randy Stein (#23)

Roster Continuity:  90.31%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10157.639--
Detroit9171.56212.0
Boston8577.52518.0
NY Yankees8280.50621.0
Washington6396.39638.5
Cleveland60102.37043.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
25Don BaylorOFMLB6-1 220RightRight6/28/194922Austin,Texas1967239BAL

7Mark BelangerSSMLB6-1170RightRight6/8/194427Pittsfield,Massachusetts1962UDFA BAL
6Paul BlairOFMLB6-0171RightRight2/1/194427Cushing,Oklahoma1962UDFA BAL
32Dave BoswellPMLB6-3185RightRight1/20/194526Baltimore,MarylandUDFA 
9Don BufordOF-2BMLB5-8165BothRight2/2/193734Linden,Texas1960UDFA CHW
11Terry CrowleyOF-1BMLB6-0180LeftLeft2/16/194724Staten Island,New York196611216BAL
35Mike CuellarPMLB5-11175LeftLeft5/8/193734Santa Clara,Cuba1961UDFA CIN
3Clay DalrympleCMLB6-0199LeftRight12/3/193634Chico,CaliforniaUDFA 
2Jerry Davanon2B-SSMLB5-11175RightRight8/21/194525Oceanside,California1966117STL
37Pat DobsonPMLB6-3190RightRight2/12/194229Depew,New York1960UDFA DET
36Tom DukesPMLB6-2185RightRight8/31/194228Knoxville,TennesseeUDFA 
8Andy EtchebarrenCMLB6-1197RightRight6/20/194328Whittier,California1961UDFA BAL
16Bobby Grich2BMLB6-2190RightRight1/15/194922Muskegon,Michigan1967119BAL
29Dick HallPMLB6-6200RightRight9/27/193040St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
44Jim HardinPMLB6-0175RightRight8/6/194327Morris Chapel,Tennessee1962UDFA BAL
10Ellie HendricksCMLB6-1175LeftRight12/22/194030Charlotte Amalie,Virgin Islands1959UDFA Mbr
23Grant JacksonPMLB6-0190BothLeft9/28/194228Fostoria,Ohio1962UDFA PHI
15Davey Johnson2BMLB6-1182RightRight1/30/194328Orlando,Florida1962UDFA BAL
40Dave LeonhardPMLB5-11165RightRight1/22/194130Arlington,Virginia1963UDFA BAL
19Dave McNallyPMLB5-11190RightLeft10/31/194228Billings,Montana1961UDFA BAL
21Curt MottonOFMLB5-7175RightRight9/24/194030Darnell,Louisiana1962UDFA CHC
22Jim PalmerPMLB6-3196RightRight10/15/194525New York,New York1963UDFA BAL
27Orlando PenaPMLB5-11154RightRight11/17/193337Victoria De Las Tunas,CubaUDFA 
26Boog Powell1B-OFMLB6-4240LeftRight8/17/194129Lakeland,Florida1959UDFA BAL
14Merv RettenmundOFMLB5-10195RightRight6/6/194328Flint,Michigan1964UDFA BAL
24Pete RichertPMLB6-0184LeftLeft10/29/193931Floral Park,New York1958UDFA LAD
5Brooks Robinson3BMLB6-1190RightRight5/18/193734Little Rock,Arkansas1955UDFA BAL
20Frank RobinsonOFMLB6-1195RightRight8/31/193535Beaumont,Texas1953UDFA CIN
30Chico Salmon2B-SSMLB5-10170RightRight12/3/194030Colon,PanamaUDFA 
28Tom ShopayOFMLB5-9160LeftRight2/21/194526Bristol,Connecticut196534624NYY
39Eddie WattPMLB5-10197RightRight4/4/194130Lamoni,Iowa1962UDFA BAL
Team PersonnelPosition 
George BambergerPitching Coach 
Jocko CollinsScout 
Harry DaltonGeneral Manager 
Art EhlersScout 
Jim FreyHitting Coach 
John GordonBroadcaster 
Billy HunterThird Base Coach 
Bill O'DonnellBroadcaster 
Ray PoitevintScout 
George StallerFirst Base Coach 
Chuck ThompsonBroadcaster 
Earl WeaverManager 


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