1981 San Francisco Giants Season

1981 San Francisco Giants Season

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The 1981 season was the 99th season in Giants history. Giants manager Frank Robinson became the first black manager in the history of the National League. Robinson was also the first black manager in the history of the American League. Offseason: December 8, 1980: Chris Bourjos and Bob Knepper were traded by the Giants to the Houston Astros for Enos Cabell. December 9, 1980: DeWayne Buice was drafted from the Giants by the Oakland Athletics in the 1980 minor league draft. December 12, 1980: John Montefusco and Craig Landis were traded by the Giants to the Atlanta Braves for Doyle Alexander. December 12, 1980: Joe Strain and Philip Nastu were traded by the Giants to the Chicago Cubs for Jerry Martin, Jes?'s Figueroa, and a player to be named later. The Cubs completed the deal by sending Mike Turgeon to the Giants on August 11, 1981. February 9, 1981: Joe Morgan was signed as a free agent by the Giants. March 23, 1981: Billy Smith was purchased by the Giants from the Philadelphia Phillies. March 31, 1981: Gorman Heimueller was released by the Giants.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 92 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 145g
  • Chromo Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135863983
  • 9786135863987