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1981 NEW YORK YANKEES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  59-48   .551
Result:   th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Gene Michael, Bob Lemon
General Manager:   Gene Michael
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  1,614,353
Playoffs: Season in progress

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Tommy John (38)
Youngest Player:  Gene Nelson (20)
Longest Tenure:  Graig Nettles (9)
Top Hitter:  Dave Winfield (16)
Top Pitcher:  Ron Guidry (4)
Top Draft Pick:  John Elway (#52)

Roster Continuity:  79.38%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Milwaukee6247.569--
Baltimore5946.5622.0
NY Yankees5948.5512.0
Detroit6049.5502.0
Boston5949.5462.5
Cleveland5251.5057.0
Toronto3769.34923.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
66Steve Balboni1BMLB6-3235RightRight1/16/195724Brockton,Massachusetts1978252NYY

43Doug BirdPMLB6-4180RightRight3/5/195031Corona,California19698152Sep
13Bobby BrownOFMLB6-1205BothRight5/24/195427Norfolk,Virginia1978UDFA PHI
35,56Bill CastroPMLB5-11170RightRight12/13/195327Santiago,Dominican Republic1971UDFA MIL
10Rick CeroneCMLB5-11185RightRight5/19/195427Newark,New Jersey197517CLE
39Ron DavisPMLB6-4207RightRight8/6/195525Houston,Texas1976356CHC
20Bucky DentSSMLB5-11181RightRight11/25/195129Savannah,Georgia197016STL
23Barry FooteCMLB6-3210RightRight2/16/195229Smithfield,North Carolina197013MTL
43George FrazierPMLB6-5205RightRight10/13/195426Oklahoma City,Oklahoma19769196MIL
17Oscar GambleOFMLB5-11165LeftRight12/20/194931Ramer,Alabama196816363CHC
54Rich GossagePMLB6-3217RightRight7/5/195129Colorado Springs,Colorado19709198CHW
52Mike GriffinPMLB6-5197RightRight6/26/195724Colusa,California1976360TEX
49Ron GuidryPMLB5-11160LeftLeft8/28/195030Lafayette,Louisiana1971365NYY
44Reggie JacksonOFMLB6-0200LeftLeft5/18/194635Wynecote,Pennsylvania196612Kca
25Tommy JohnPMLB6-3185RightLeft5/22/194338Terre Haute,Indiana1961UDFA CLE
34Dave LaRochePMLB6-2200LeftLeft5/14/194833Colorado Springs,Colorado1967586CAL
45Rudy MayPMLB6-3207LeftLeft7/18/194436Coffeyville,Kansas1963UDFA MIN
58Andy McGaffiganPMLB6-3195RightRight10/25/195624West Palm Beach,Florida19786156NYY
18Larry Milbourne2B-SSMLB6-0165BothRight2/14/195130Port Norris,New Jersey1969UDFA BAL
22Jerry MumphreyOFMLB6-2185BothRight9/9/195228Tyler,Texas1971478STL
2Bobby MurcerOFMLB5-11180LeftRight5/20/194635Oklahoma City,Oklahoma1964UDFA NYY
46,55Gene NelsonPMLB6-0174RightRight12/3/196020Tampa,Florida197830690TEX
9Graig Nettles3BMLB6-0185LeftRight8/20/194436San Diego,California1965474MIN
26Johnny OatesCMLB5-11185LeftRight1/21/194635Sylva,North Carolina1967110BAL
56Mike PattersonOFMLB5-10170LeftRight1/26/195823Santa Monica,California1975UDFA OAK
14Lou PiniellaOFMLB6-2199RightRight8/28/194337Tampa,Florida1962UDFA CLE
30Willie Randolph2BMLB5-11171RightRight7/6/195426Holly Hill,South Carolina19727167PIT
36Rick ReuschelPMLB6-3235RightRight5/16/194932Quincy,Illinois1970367CHC
12Dave Revering1BMLB6-4210LeftRight2/12/195328Roseville,California19717166CIN
19Dave RighettiPMLB6-4210LeftLeft11/28/195822San Jose,California197719TEX
55Andre RobertsonSS-2BMLB5-10160RightRight10/2/195723Orange,Texas1979481TOR
27Aurelio Rodriguez3BMLB5-10180RightRight12/28/194733Cananea,Mexico1966UDFA CAL
12Jim Spencer1BMLB6-2195LeftLeft7/30/194733Hanover,Pennsylvania196942907Sep
38Tom UnderwoodPMLB5-11170RightLeft12/22/195327Kokomo,Indiana1972227PHI
28Bob Watson1B-OFMLB6-2205RightRight4/10/194635Los Angeles,California197015355CHC
58Dave WehrmeisterPMLB6-4195RightRight11/9/195228Berwyn,Illinois197313SD
24Dennis Werth1B-OFMLB6-1200RightRight12/29/195228Lincoln,Illinois197419435NYY
31Dave WinfieldRFMLB6-6220RightRight10/3/195129St. Paul,Minnesota197314SD
Team PersonnelPosition 
Mel AllenBroadcaster 
Joe AltobelliBench Coach 
Yogi BerraFirst Base Coach 
Billy EversMinor League Catching Coordinator 
Mike FerraroThird Base Coach 
Fran HealyBroadcaster 
Gary HughesScout 
Clyde KingAssistant Coach 
Charlie LauHitting Coach 
Bob LemonManager 
Bill LiveseyDirector of Player Development 
Frank MesserBroadcaster 
Gene MichaelManager 
Phil RizzutoBroadcaster 
Jeff TorborgBullpen Coach 
Jerry WalkerAssistant Coach 
Bill WhiteBroadcaster 
Stan WilliamsPitching Coach 


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