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1981 Season


1980 / 1982

Top Hitter


Mike
Schmidt

Top Pitcher


Bert
Blyleven

1981 World Series








Defeated
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All-1981 Team



rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
OAK
6.6
4.7
2.4
SEA
4.3
3.9
0.9
KCR
4.1
2.2
2.2
DET
3.8
3.7
0.6
CIN
3.7
4.6
-0.3
MON
3.5
3.7
0.3
Center Field Tm
MON
7.4
5.3
2.2
OAK
4.4
3.3
0.9
CHW
4.0
3.6
0.4
NYY
3.2
2.3
0.8
CIN
2.8
3.0
-0.1
CLE
2.2
1.6
0.4

Right Field Tm
BOS
6.7
5.6
1.5
OAK
4.2
3.0
1.6
MIL
3.1
3.4
-0.0
SFG
3.1
3.3
0.4
LAD
2.9
3.1
0.2
STL
2.7
3.2
-0.0
Shortstop Tm
MIL
4.9
2.1
2.1
CAL
4.5
2.7
1.0
DET
3.8
1.4
1.6
CIN
3.7
2.7
0.4
STL
2.4
0.7
1.2
CHW
2.2
2.0
-0.5
Second Base Tm
CAL
5.4
4.6
0.4
DET
3.8
1.8
1.6
CHW
3.7
2.6
0.6
CIN
3.2
1.6
1.3
NYY
2.4
1.5
0.6
SEA
2.4
2.1
-0.1
Third Base Tm
PHI
7.7
6.4
1.1
TEX
6.2
2.8
3.1
BOS
3.7
3.6
0.0
HOU
3.5
2.6
0.8
LAD
3.5
3.1
0.3
PIT
3.5
3.3
0.1
First Base Tm
MIL
4.2
4.5
0.3
STL
4.2
3.9
1.0
BAL
3.7
4.2
0.1
CLE
3.1
3.6
0.0
CAL
3.0
2.8
0.8
MON
2.1
2.1
0.7
 
Catcher Tm
TEX
3.9
2.4
0.8
MON
3.8
1.6
1.6
CHW
2.8
2.2
-0.1
ATL
2.6
1.2
0.8
SDP
2.5
1.8
0.0
HOU
2.2
1.0
0.7
Designated Hitter Tm
CHW
2.7
3.8
-0.1
SEA
1.7
2.7
-0.1
OAK
1.5
2.5
-0.2
Starting Pitcher Tm
CLE
159.1
5.6
5.6
0.0
PHI
190.0
5.5
5.5
-0.1
LAD
192.1
5.3
4.8
0.5
HOU
149.0
5.1
4.7
0.4
OAK
185.2
4.7
4.6
0.0
TOR
183.2
4.5
4.5
-0.0
CIN
166.1
4.4
4.0
0.3
LAD
152.2
4.3
4.2
0.1
CHW
156.2
4.0
4.0
0.0
KCR
172.1
3.7
3.7
0.0
LAD
142.1
3.7
3.3
0.4
HOU
156.2
3.7
3.5
0.1
SFG
152.1
3.6
3.3
0.2
NYY
105.1
3.5
3.4
0.0
KCR
201.2
3.4
3.4
0.0
DET
198.0
3.4
3.4
0.0
Relief Pitcher Tm
MIL
78.0
4.3
4.2
0.0
BAL
112.1
3.3
3.3
0.0
MIN
87.2
2.9
2.8
0.0
ATL
76.0
2.7
2.8
-0.2
NYY
46.2
2.3
2.3
0.0
CAL
65.1
2.3
2.3
0.0
SDP
90.0
2.2
2.1
0.0
PIT
65.0
2.1
2.1
-0.0
SFG
100.2
2.1
2.2
-0.1
KCR
62.1
2.1
2.1
0.0
CLE
97.1
2.0
2.0
0.0
MULT
70.1
1.9
2.0
-0.1
NYY
73.0
1.6
1.6
0.0
DET
49.0
1.6
1.6
0.0
STL
82.1
1.6
1.6
-0.1
SFG
84.1
1.5
1.7
-0.2

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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James