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1971 Baltimore Orioles season

1971 Baltimore Orioles
1971 AL East Champions
1971 AL Champions
Major League affiliations
Location
  • Baltimore, Maryland (since 1954)
  • Results
    Record 101–57 (.639)
    Divisional place 1st
    Other information
    Owner(s) Jerold Hoffberger
    General manager(s) Harry Dalton
    Manager(s) Earl Weaver
    Local television WJZ-TV
    Local radio WBAL (AM)
    (Chuck Thompson, John Gordon, Bill O'Donnell)
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    In 1971, the Baltimore Orioles finished first in the American League East, with a record of 101 wins and 57 losses. As of 2015, the 1971 Orioles are the last Major League Baseball club to have four 20-game winners in a season: Jim Palmer, Dave McNally, Mike Cuellar, and Pat Dobson.[1]

    Offseason

    Regular season

    Season standings

    AL East W L GB Pct.
    Baltimore Orioles 101 57 0 .639
    Detroit Tigers 91 71 12 .562
    Boston Red Sox 85 77 18 .525
    New York Yankees 82 80 21 .506
    Washington Senators 63 96 38.5 .396
    Cleveland Indians 60 102 43 .370

    Opening Day starters

    Notable transactions

    Draft picks

    Roster

    1971 Baltimore Orioles
    Roster
    Pitchers Catchers

    Infielders

    Outfielders Manager

    Coaches

    Player stats

    Batting

    Starters by position

    Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
    C Hendricks, ElrodElrod Hendricks 101 316 79 .250 9 42
    1B Powell, BoogBoog Powell 128 418 107 .256 22 92
    2B Johnson, DaveyDavey Johnson 142 510 144 .282 18 72
    3B Robinson, BrooksBrooks Robinson 156 589 160 .272 20 92
    SS Belanger, MarkMark Belanger 150 500 133 .266 0 35
    LF Buford, DonDon Buford 122 449 130 .290 19 54
    CF Blair, PaulPaul Blair 141 516 135 .262 10 44
    RF Robinson, FrankFrank Robinson 133 455 128 .281 28 99
    [1]

    Other batters

    Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
    Rettenmund, MervMerv Rettenmund 141 491 156 .318 11 75
    Etchebarren, AndyAndy Etchebarren 70 222 60 .270 9 29
    Salmon, ChicoChico Salmon 42 84 15 .179 2 7
    DaVanon, JerryJerry DaVanon 38 81 19 .235 0 4
    Shopay, TomTom Shopay 47 74 19 .257 0 5
    Motton, CurtCurt Motton 38 53 10 .189 4 8
    Dalrymple, ClayClay Dalrymple 23 49 10 .204 1 6
    Grich, BobbyBobby Grich 7 30 9 .300 1 6
    Crowley, TerryTerry Crowley 18 23 4 .174 0 1
    Baylor, DonDon Baylor 1 2 0 .000 0 1

    Pitching

    Starting pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO
    Cuellar, MikeMike Cuellar 38 292.1 20 9 3.08 124
    Dobson, PatPat Dobson 38 282.1 20 8 2.90 187
    Palmer, JimJim Palmer 37 282.0 20 9 2.68 184
    McNally, DaveDave McNally 30 224.1 21 5 2.89 91
    [1]

    Other pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO
    Jackson, GrantGrant Jackson 29 77.2 4 3 3.13 51
    Leonhard, DaveDave Leonhard 12 54 2 3 2.83 18

    Relief pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L SV ERA SO
    Watt, EddieEddie Watt 35 39.2 3 1 11 1.82 26
    Richert, PetePete Richert 35 36.1 3 5 4 3.47 35
    Dukes, TomTom Dukes 28 38.1 1 5 4 3.52 30
    Hall, DickDick Hall 27 43.1 6 6 1 4.98 26
    Boswell, DaveDave Boswell 16 24.2 1 2 0 4.38 14
    Hardin, JimJim Hardin 6 5.2 0 0 0 4.76 3
    Peña, OrlandoOrlando Peña 5 14.2 0 1 0 3.07 4

    Postseason

    ALCS

    Baltimore Orioles defeat the Oakland Athletics, 3–0

    Game Score Date Location Attendance
    1 Oakland - 3, Baltimore - 5 October 3 Memorial Stadium 42,641
    2 Oakland - 1, Baltimore - 5 October 4 Memorial Stadium 35,003
    3 Baltimore - 5, Oakland - 3 October 5 Oakland Coliseum 33,176

    World Series

    Main article: 1971 World Series
    NL Pittsburgh Pirates (4) vs. AL Baltimore Orioles (3)
    Game Score Date Location Attendance Time of Game
    1 Pirates – 3, Orioles – 5 October 9 Memorial Stadium 53,229 2:06
    2 Pirates – 3, Orioles – 11 October 11 Memorial Stadium 53,239 2:55
    3 Orioles – 1, Pirates – 5 October 12 Three Rivers Stadium 50,403 2:20
    4 Orioles – 3, Pirates – 4 October 13 Three Rivers Stadium 51,378 2:48
    5 Orioles – 0, Pirates – 4 October 14 Three Rivers Stadium 51,377 2:16
    6 Pirates – 2, Orioles – 3 (10 inns) October 16 Memorial Stadium 44,174 2:59
    7 Pirates – 2, Orioles – 1 [8] October 17 Memorial Stadium 47,291 2:10

    Farm system

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    Notes

    References