1981 Los Angeles Dodgers

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1981 Los Angeles Dodgers

What was the record of the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers?

The Los Angeles Dodgers finished the regular season with a 63-47 record. They went 33-23 at home and 30-24 on the road. Including the postseason, the Los Angeles Dodgers went 73-53.

What division did the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers play in?

The 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers played in the West Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers?

During the regular season, the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers went 36-29 against their NL West opponents.

Who won the NL West in 1981?

The Dodgers won the NL West in the 1981 season with a 63-47 record. The Reds finished 4 games ahead with a 66-42 record, but due to season specific rules they didn't win the division. The Astros finished 2 games back with a 61-49 record. The Giants finished 7.5 games back with a 56-55 record. The Braves finished 11 games back with a 50-56 record. The Padres finished 22 games back with a 41-69 record.

What was the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Houston Astros 8-4 66.7% +12
San Francisco Giants 7-5 58.3% +10
San Diego Padres 6-5 54.5% +5
Cincinnati Reds 8-8 50% +15
Atlanta Braves 7-7 50% -1

What was the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers had their best month in April, when they went 14-5 and had a 73.7% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 3-6 and had a 33.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 14-5 73.7% +26
May 19-10 65.5% +45
June 3-6 33.3% -4
August 12-9 57.1% +27
September 13-15 46.4% -7
October 2-2 50% +7

Did the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers Win The World Series?

Yes, the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers won the World Series in 1981. They beat the New York Yankees.

What was the run differential for the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers?

The Los Angeles Dodgers finished the regular season with a run differential of +94. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Dodgers could have been expected to have about 66.6 wins, or a 67-43 record in the regular season.

How did the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers went 20-23.

How did the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers went 8-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers?

The longest losing streak that the Los Angeles Dodgers had during the 1981 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1981 Los Angeles Dodgers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Thu, Apr 9, 1981 vs Houston Astros Win 2 - 0
Sat, Apr 11, 1981 vs Houston Astros Win 7 - 4
Sun, Apr 12, 1981 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 2
Mon, Apr 13, 1981 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 3
Tue, Apr 14, 1981 @ San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 1
Wed, Apr 15, 1981 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 2
Fri, Apr 17, 1981 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Sat, Apr 18, 1981 @ San Diego Padres Win 2 - 0
Sun, Apr 19, 1981 @ San Diego Padres Win 6 - 1
Mon, Apr 20, 1981 @ Houston Astros Win 5 - 2
Tue, Apr 21, 1981 @ Houston Astros Loss 0 - 1
Wed, Apr 22, 1981 @ Houston Astros Win 1 - 0
Thu, Apr 23, 1981 vs San Diego Padres Win 3 - 1
Fri, Apr 24, 1981 vs San Diego Padres Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Apr 25, 1981 vs San Diego Padres Win 2 - 1 (11)
Sun, Apr 26, 1981 vs San Diego Padres Win 3 - 2
Mon, Apr 27, 1981 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 0
Tue, Apr 28, 1981 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 6
Wed, Apr 29, 1981 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 3
Fri, May 1, 1981 @ Montreal Expos Loss 8 - 9 (13)
Sat, May 2, 1981 @ Montreal Expos Win 4 - 0
Sun, May 3, 1981 @ Montreal Expos Win 6 - 1 (10)
Mon, May 4, 1981 @ Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 4
Tue, May 5, 1981 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 7 - 8
Wed, May 6, 1981 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 2 - 1
Thu, May 7, 1981 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 2 - 1
Fri, May 8, 1981 @ New York Mets Win 1 - 0
Sat, May 9, 1981 @ New York Mets Loss 4 - 7
Sun, May 10, 1981 @ New York Mets Win 5 - 3
Tue, May 12, 1981 vs Montreal Expos Win 5 - 0
Wed, May 13, 1981 vs Montreal Expos Win 8 - 6
Thu, May 14, 1981 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 2
Fri, May 15, 1981 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 5
Sat, May 16, 1981 vs New York Mets Win 9 - 0
Sun, May 17, 1981 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 1
Mon, May 18, 1981 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 4
Tue, May 19, 1981 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Wed, May 20, 1981 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2 (10)
Fri, May 22, 1981 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 2 (12)
Sat, May 23, 1981 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 9 - 6 (10)
Sun, May 24, 1981 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 24, 1981 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 3
Mon, May 25, 1981 @ Atlanta Braves Win 7 - 1
Wed, May 27, 1981 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 3
Thu, May 28, 1981 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 9
Fri, May 29, 1981 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 2
Sat, May 30, 1981 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 9
Sun, May 31, 1981 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 16 - 4
Mon, Jun 1, 1981 vs Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jun 2, 1981 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 3 (10)
Wed, Jun 3, 1981 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Jun 5, 1981 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jun 6, 1981 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 11
Sun, Jun 7, 1981 @ Chicago Cubs Win 7 - 0
Tue, Jun 9, 1981 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 6
Wed, Jun 10, 1981 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 1
Thu, Jun 11, 1981 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Aug 10, 1981 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 0
Tue, Aug 11, 1981 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 6 - 7
Wed, Aug 12, 1981 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 5
Thu, Aug 13, 1981 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 9
Fri, Aug 14, 1981 vs Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 0
Sat, Aug 15, 1981 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Aug 16, 1981 vs Atlanta Braves Win 6 - 5
Mon, Aug 17, 1981 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Aug 18, 1981 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 0
Wed, Aug 19, 1981 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Aug 21, 1981 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 0
Sat, Aug 22, 1981 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2
Sun, Aug 23, 1981 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 7 - 11
Mon, Aug 24, 1981 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 0
Tue, Aug 25, 1981 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 7 (11)
Wed, Aug 26, 1981 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 16 - 6
Thu, Aug 27, 1981 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 0
Fri, Aug 28, 1981 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 1
Sat, Aug 29, 1981 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Aug 30, 1981 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Aug 31, 1981 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Tue, Sep 1, 1981 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 2 (14)
Wed, Sep 2, 1981 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 2
Thu, Sep 3, 1981 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Sep 4, 1981 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 7
Sat, Sep 5, 1981 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 3 (11)
Sun, Sep 6, 1981 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 0
Mon, Sep 7, 1981 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 1
Tue, Sep 8, 1981 vs San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 0
Wed, Sep 9, 1981 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 6 (11)
Fri, Sep 11, 1981 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Sat, Sep 12, 1981 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 6 (11)
Sun, Sep 13, 1981 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 2
Mon, Sep 14, 1981 @ San Diego Padres Win 10 - 5
Tue, Sep 15, 1981 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 8
Wed, Sep 16, 1981 vs Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 2
Thu, Sep 17, 1981 vs Atlanta Braves Win 2 - 0
Fri, Sep 18, 1981 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Sep 19, 1981 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Sep 20, 1981 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Sep 22, 1981 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Sep 23, 1981 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 8
Thu, Sep 24, 1981 @ San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 3
Fri, Sep 25, 1981 @ Houston Astros Win 3 - 0
Sat, Sep 26, 1981 @ Houston Astros Loss 0 - 5
Sun, Sep 27, 1981 @ Houston Astros Loss 1 - 4
Mon, Sep 28, 1981 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Sep 29, 1981 @ Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 3
Wed, Sep 30, 1981 vs San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 2
Thu, Oct 1, 1981 vs San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 1
Fri, Oct 2, 1981 vs Houston Astros Win 6 - 1
Sat, Oct 3, 1981 vs Houston Astros Win 7 - 2
Sun, Oct 4, 1981 vs Houston Astros Loss 3 - 5
Postseason
NL Divisional Series (Won 3 - 2)
Tue, Oct 6, 1981 @ Houston Astros Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Oct 7, 1981 @ Houston Astros Loss 0 - 1 (11)
Fri, Oct 9, 1981 vs Houston Astros Win 6 - 1
Sat, Oct 10, 1981 vs Houston Astros Win 2 - 1
Sun, Oct 11, 1981 vs Houston Astros Win 4 - 0
NL Championship Series (Won 3 - 2)
Tue, Oct 13, 1981 vs Montreal Expos Win 5 - 1
Wed, Oct 14, 1981 vs Montreal Expos Loss 0 - 3
Fri, Oct 16, 1981 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 4
Sat, Oct 17, 1981 @ Montreal Expos Win 7 - 1
Mon, Oct 19, 1981 @ Montreal Expos Win 2 - 1