1981 Padres

Missed Playoffs

League Note
Due to a mid-season players' strike, the season was divided into a first half and a second half. The division winner of each half played each other in a five-game divisional series. The Cincinnati Reds, despite having the best overall record during the season, finished 2nd in both halves, so did not qualify for the post-season.

Manager
Frank Howard
General Manager
Jack McKeon
Team Owner
Ray Kroc
Home Field
Attendance
519,161 total
9,439 per game

1981 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 6 Kevin McReynolds / OF
1 26 Frank Castro / C
2 32 Bill Long / P
3 58 Tony Gwynn / OF
4 83 Scott Thompson / OF
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