1981 Milwaukee Brewers

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62-47 Lost ALDS
Record Outcome

1981 Milwaukee Brewers

What was the record of the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers?

The Milwaukee Brewers finished the regular season with a 62-47 record. They went 28-21 at home and 34-26 on the road. Including the postseason, the Milwaukee Brewers went 64-50. Their final game was a loss in the AL Divisional Series to the New York Yankees.

What division did the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers play in?

The 1981 Milwaukee Brewers played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers?

During the regular season, the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers went 34-23 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Baltimore Orioles 4-2 66.7% +8
Cleveland Indians 6-3 66.7% +8
Detroit Tigers 8-5 61.5% +12
Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 60% +8
Boston Red Sox 7-6 53.8% -13
New York Yankees 3-3 50% -9

What was the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers had their best month in May, when they went 18-12 and had a 60% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 4-6 and had a 40% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 9-7 56.2% +22
May 18-12 60% +4
June 4-6 40% -8
August 13-9 59.1% +12
September 16-12 57.1% -2
October 2-1 66.7% +6

Did the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers make the Postseason?

Yes, the Milwaukee Brewers made the Postseason in 1981. They lost their only series against the New York Yankees in the AL Divisional Series.

What was the run differential for the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers?

The Milwaukee Brewers finished the regular season with a run differential of +34. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Brewers could have been expected to have about 58.1 wins, or a 58-51 record in the regular season.

How did the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers went 18-14.

How did the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers went 6-4 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers was a 6 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1981 Milwaukee Brewers?

The longest losing streak that the Milwaukee Brewers had during the 1981 regular season was 4 games, which occured 3 separate times.

1981 Milwaukee Brewers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Sat, Apr 11, 1981 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Sun, Apr 12, 1981 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 1
Tue, Apr 14, 1981 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 9
Wed, Apr 15, 1981 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Apr 16, 1981 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Apr 18, 1981 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 5
Mon, Apr 20, 1981 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 4 (12)
Tue, Apr 21, 1981 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 2
Wed, Apr 22, 1981 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 8 - 1
Fri, Apr 24, 1981 vs Kansas City Royals Win 6 - 1
Sat, Apr 25, 1981 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Apr 26, 1981 vs Kansas City Royals Win 11 - 1
Mon, Apr 27, 1981 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 3 (12)
Tue, Apr 28, 1981 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 6
Wed, Apr 29, 1981 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 5 (14)
Thu, Apr 30, 1981 @ California Angels Win 12 - 1
Fri, May 1, 1981 @ California Angels Loss 4 - 8
Sat, May 2, 1981 @ California Angels Win 8 - 5
Sun, May 3, 1981 @ California Angels Win 4 - 3
Mon, May 4, 1981 @ Seattle Mariners Win 9 - 5
Tue, May 5, 1981 @ Seattle Mariners Win 4 - 1
Wed, May 6, 1981 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 12
Thu, May 7, 1981 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 4
Fri, May 8, 1981 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 2
Sat, May 9, 1981 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 5 - 6 (12)
Sun, May 10, 1981 @ Oakland Athletics Win 13 - 5
Tue, May 12, 1981 vs California Angels Loss 0 - 4
Wed, May 13, 1981 vs California Angels Loss 3 - 6
Thu, May 14, 1981 vs California Angels Loss 1 - 9
Fri, May 15, 1981 vs Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 0
Sat, May 16, 1981 vs Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 5
Sun, May 17, 1981 vs Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 2
Tue, May 19, 1981 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Wed, May 20, 1981 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 1
Thu, May 21, 1981 vs Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 2
Fri, May 22, 1981 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 7
Sat, May 23, 1981 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 8
Sun, May 24, 1981 vs Boston Red Sox Win 2 - 1 (14)
Sun, May 24, 1981 vs Boston Red Sox Win 10 - 7
Mon, May 25, 1981 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 12
Tue, May 26, 1981 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 3
Wed, May 27, 1981 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 1
Thu, May 28, 1981 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 1
Fri, May 29, 1981 @ Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 4
Sat, May 30, 1981 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 7 (10)
Sun, May 31, 1981 @ Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 2
Mon, Jun 1, 1981 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 4 (12)
Tue, Jun 2, 1981 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 2
Wed, Jun 3, 1981 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Jun 5, 1981 @ Kansas City Royals Win 6 - 2
Sat, Jun 6, 1981 @ Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jun 7, 1981 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 7
Mon, Jun 8, 1981 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Jun 9, 1981 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Jun 10, 1981 vs Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 12
Thu, Jun 11, 1981 vs Texas Rangers Win 6 - 3
Mon, Aug 10, 1981 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 2 (13)
Tue, Aug 11, 1981 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 5
Tue, Aug 11, 1981 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 1
Wed, Aug 12, 1981 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 9
Thu, Aug 13, 1981 @ Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 5
Fri, Aug 14, 1981 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Aug 15, 1981 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Aug 16, 1981 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 2
Sun, Aug 16, 1981 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 2 - 0
Tue, Aug 18, 1981 @ Texas Rangers Win 3 - 1
Tue, Aug 18, 1981 @ Texas Rangers Loss 6 - 8
Wed, Aug 19, 1981 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Aug 21, 1981 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 7
Sat, Aug 22, 1981 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sun, Aug 23, 1981 vs Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 5
Mon, Aug 24, 1981 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4
Tue, Aug 25, 1981 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 5
Thu, Aug 27, 1981 vs Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 5
Fri, Aug 28, 1981 vs Texas Rangers Win 6 - 3
Sat, Aug 29, 1981 vs Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 8
Sun, Aug 30, 1981 vs Texas Rangers Win 6 - 2
Mon, Aug 31, 1981 @ Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 1
Tue, Sep 1, 1981 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Sep 2, 1981 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Sep 3, 1981 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Fri, Sep 4, 1981 @ Minnesota Twins Win 16 - 5
Sat, Sep 5, 1981 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 3
Sun, Sep 6, 1981 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 7 (10)
Mon, Sep 7, 1981 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Sep 9, 1981 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Sep 9, 1981 @ New York Yankees Win 5 - 3
Thu, Sep 10, 1981 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 12
Fri, Sep 11, 1981 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Sep 12, 1981 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 3
Sun, Sep 13, 1981 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 0
Mon, Sep 14, 1981 vs New York Yankees Loss 2 - 10
Tue, Sep 15, 1981 vs New York Yankees Win 2 - 1
Wed, Sep 16, 1981 vs New York Yankees Win 3 - 2
Fri, Sep 18, 1981 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 1
Sat, Sep 19, 1981 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 11 - 8
Sun, Sep 20, 1981 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 8
Mon, Sep 21, 1981 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 9
Tue, Sep 22, 1981 @ Boston Red Sox Win 10 - 8
Wed, Sep 23, 1981 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 11
Fri, Sep 25, 1981 @ Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 6
Sat, Sep 26, 1981 @ Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 3
Sun, Sep 27, 1981 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Sep 28, 1981 vs Boston Red Sox Win 1 - 0