1981 Texas Rangers

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Season Overview

57-48 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1981 Texas Rangers

What was the record of the 1981 Texas Rangers?

The Texas Rangers finished the regular season with a 57-48 record. They went 32-24 at home and 25-24 on the road.

What division did the 1981 Texas Rangers play in?

The 1981 Texas Rangers played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1981 Texas Rangers?

During the regular season, the 1981 Texas Rangers went 30-21 against their AL West opponents.

What was the 1981 Texas Rangers record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
California Angels 4-2 66.7% +1
Chicago White Sox 4-2 66.7% -4
Seattle Mariners 8-5 61.5% +18
Minnesota Twins 8-5 61.5% +6
Kansas City Royals 4-3 57.1% +7
Oakland Athletics 2-4 33.3% +7

What was the 1981 Texas Rangers record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1981 Texas Rangers had their best month in June, when they went 7-3 and had a 70% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 13-15 and had a 46.4% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 10-7 58.8% +32
May 16-12 57.1% +1
June 7-3 70% +20
August 9-10 47.4% +2
September 13-15 46.4% +12
October 2-1 66.7% -4

Did the 1981 Texas Rangers make the Postseason?

No, the Rangers didn't make the Postseason in 1981.

What was the run differential for the 1981 Texas Rangers?

The Texas Rangers finished the regular season with a run differential of +63. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Rangers could have been expected to have about 59.7 wins, or a 60-45 record in the regular season.

How did the 1981 Texas Rangers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1981 Texas Rangers went 15-16.

How did the 1981 Texas Rangers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1981 Texas Rangers went 4-4 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1981 Texas Rangers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1981 Texas Rangers was a 5 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1981 Texas Rangers?

The longest losing streak that the Texas Rangers had during the 1981 regular season was 4 games, which happened once during the season.

1981 Texas Rangers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

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