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1981 Richmond Braves (AAA)

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Parent Organization: Atlanta Braves
W-L Record: 83-56 .597
Rank: 2nd in International League
Run Differential: 605-546 + 59
Manager(s): Eddie Haas
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Ballpark: Parker Field
Attendance: 218,208 3/8
Playoffs: Lost in Finals
Years Active:

Coaching Staff

Pitching Coach: Johnny Sain

#1 Draft Picks

Ken Dayley (#3), Butch Edge (#6), Craig Landis (#10), Jim Acker (#21)
International League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1981 Richmond Braves season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    -Jim AckerP6-2212R-R22ATL: 1980-1-21MLB--
    -Jose AlvarezP5-11175R-R25ATL: 1978-8-183MLB--
    -Steve BedrosianP6-3205R-R23ATL: 1978-3-53MLB--
    -Tony BrizzolaraP6-5215R-R24ATL: 1977-2-30MLB--
    -Brett ButlerCF-OF5-10160L-L24ATL: 1979-23-573MLB--
    -Joe CowleyP6-5210R-R22UDFAMLB--
    -Steve CurryIF5-10165R-R24PHI: 1977-26-647AAA--
    -Ken DayleyP6-0175L-L22ATL: 1980-1-3MLB--
    -Carlos DiazP6-0170R-L23SEA: 1979-3-54MLB--
    -Butch EdgeP6-3203R-R24MIL: 1974-1-6MLB--
    -Steve HammondOF6-2190L-R24CAL: 1974-4-75MLB--
    -Terry HarperOF6-4195R-R26ATL: 1973-16-370MLB--
    -Randy Johnson3B6-1190R-R25NYN: 1978-11-263MLB--
    -Jerry KellerC-1B6-4201R-R26ATL: 1976-10-219AAA--
    -Craig LandisSS6-2197R-R22SFN: 1977-1-10AAA--
    -Rick MatulaP6-0190R-R27ATL: 1976-14-315MLB--
    -Larry McWilliamsP6-5180L-L27ATL: 1974-1-6MLB--
    -Michael MillerSS6-0170B-R24ATL: 1978-5-105AAA--
    -Dan O'BrienP6-4215R-R27SLN: 1976-3-61MLB--
    -Bob PorterOF5-10180L-L21ATL: 1977-3-56MLB--
    -Chico Ruiz3B-2B5-11170R-R29UDFAMLB--
    -Paul Runge3B-2B6-0175R-R23ATL: 1979-9-212MLB--
    -Harry SaferightC6-0190L-R32PHI: 1971-35-723AAA--
    -Matt SinatroC5-9175R-R21ATL: 1978-2-27MLB--
    -Ken Smith1B6-1195L-R23HOU: 1979-16-398MLB--
    -Tommy ThompsonOF6-0180L-R23ATL: 1979-28-692AAA--
    -Bob WalkP6-4208R-R24PHI: 1976-5-101MLB--
    -Larry WhisentonOF6-1190L-L24ATL: 1975-2-42MLB--

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