BLUE JAYS FANS


1981 Season
[1981 Season Index]
1981-09-04 Toronto Blue Jays 6 @ Chicago White Sox 2Final
1981-09-02 Toronto Blue Jays 1 @ Texas Rangers 4Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1981-09-03 Chicago White Sox – 4 Toronto Blue Jays – 3 FINAL 80 26-54
Night Game | Streak: 2 | W: Hoyt, L: Berenguer
Box Score & Play By PlayGame Discussion (0)
Blue Jays Debuts
 Jesse Barfield made his Blue Jays debut.
FAN RATING
62%
Based on 13 fan votes.
DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1981-09-03 | Time: 3:09 | Attendance: 6,669
At the ballpark in Chicago

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 1981 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Thursday, September 3, 1981 (N) at Comiskey Park I
TOR A    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  1  0  –   3  6  1
CHI A    0  1  0    0  0  1    1  0  1  –   4  7  0
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Griffin ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Iorg 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Moseby cf                     4   0   1   1       0   1       3   0
Velez dh                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Woods pr,dh                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bell lf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Mayberry 1b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Ainge pr,3b                 1   1   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Wells 1b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Barfield rf                   4   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
Macha 3b,1b,3b                3   0   0   1       0   1       5   2
Martinez c                    2   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
  Upshaw pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Whitt c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berenguer p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   6   3       1   3      26  10
FIELDING – 
DP: 1. Ainge-Iorg-Macha.
E: Macha (5).
BATTING – 
SF: Macha (1,off Trout).
HBP: Mayberry (8,by Trout).
Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Barfield (1,2nd base off Trout/Fisk).
Chicago White Sox            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bernazard 2b                  2   1   0   0       2   0       0   3
Squires 1b                    2   0   0   1       1   0      11   1
Fisk c                        5   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Luzinski dh                   5   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Baines rf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Lemon cf                      2   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
  Kuntz pr,cf                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Nordhagen lf                  3   0   1   1       1   0       2   0
Morrison 3b                   3   0   1   1       0   0       2   5
  Molinaro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pryor 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Almon ss                      3   1   1   0       0   0       4   3
Trout p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Hoyt p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   7   4       6   1      27  15
BATTING – 
2B: Luzinski 2 (12,off Berenguer,off Jackson); Almon (9,off Berenguer).
SH: Squires (9,off Berenguer); Bernazard (8,off Berenguer).
SF: Squires (5,off Berenguer).
HBP: Almon (2,by Berenguer).
GDP: Fisk (6,off Berenguer).
Team LOB: 10.
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Berenguer L(2-7)              8.1   6   4   3   6   1   0  38
Jackson                       0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        8.2   7   4   3   6   1   0  40
WP: Berenguer (2).
HBP: Berenguer (3,Almon).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Jackson 2-1.
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Chicago White Sox            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Trout                         7.1   6   3   3   1   3   0  30
Hoyt W(6-3)                   1.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9     6   3   3   1   3   0  35
HBP: Trout (4,Mayberry).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Hoyt 2-0.
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Umpires: HP – Terry Cooney, 1B – Vic Voltaggio, 2B – Tim McClelland, 3B – John Shulock
Time of Game: 3:09   Attendance: 6669
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             Chicago White Sox        
1. Griffin             ss        Bernazard           2b
2. Iorg                2b        Squires             1b
3. Moseby              cf        Fisk                c
4. Velez               dh        Luzinski            dh
5. Bell                lf        Baines              rf
6. Mayberry            1b        Lemon               cf
7. Barfield            rf        Nordhagen           lf
8. Macha               3b        Morrison            3b
9. Martinez            c         Almon               ss
   Berenguer           p         Trout               p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: 21 minute rain delay before start of game
Debut for umpire Tim McClelland; Griffin grounded out
(shortstop to first); Iorg flied to left; Moseby grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, White Sox
0.

WHITE SOX 1ST: Bernazard lined to third; Squires grounded out
(pitcher to first); Fisk flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Blue Jays 0, White Sox 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Velez grounded out (third to first); Bell
grounded out (third to first); Mayberry popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, White Sox 0.

WHITE SOX 2ND: Luzinski grounded out (third to first); Baines
singled to shortstop; Lemon singled to left [Baines to second];
Nordhagen forced Baines (third unassisted) [Lemon to second];
Morrison singled to center [Lemon scored, Nordhagen to third];
Almon flied to right in foul territory; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Blue Jays 0, White Sox 1.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Barfield grounded out (third to first); Debut
game for Jesse Barfield; Macha was called out on strikes;
Martinez flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0,
White Sox 1.

WHITE SOX 3RD: Bernazard walked; Squires out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Bernazard to second]; Fisk popped to
shortstop; Luzinski popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Blue Jays 0, White Sox 1.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Griffin popped to shortstop; Iorg singled to
center; Moseby struck out; Velez flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, White Sox 1.

WHITE SOX 4TH: Baines flied to right; Lemon struck out;
Nordhagen grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Blue Jays 0, White Sox 1.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Bell singled to center; Mayberry was hit by a
pitch [Bell to second]; AINGE RAN FOR MAYBERRY; Barfield singled
to center [Bell scored, Ainge to third]; Macha hit a sacrifice
fly to right [Ainge scored]; Martinez popped to third in foul
territory; Griffin grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, White Sox 1.

WHITE SOX 5TH: AINGE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); MACHA CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Morrison popped to catcher in foul
territory; Almon was hit by a pitch; Bernazard popped to catcher
in foul territory; Squires flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Blue Jays 2, White Sox 1.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Iorg flied to center; Moseby flied to left; Velez
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, White Sox 1.

WHITE SOX 6TH: Fisk grounded out (shortstop to first); Luzinski
doubled to center; Baines flied to center; Lemon walked; KUNTZ
RAN FOR LEMON; Nordhagen singled to center [Luzinski scored,
Kuntz to third]; Morrison grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, White Sox 2.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: KUNTZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Bell singled
to left; Ainge forced Bell (first to shortstop); Barfield forced
Ainge (pitcher to shortstop); Barfield stole second; Macha
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 2, White Sox 2.

WHITE SOX 7TH: Macha dropped a foul fly hit by Almon for an
error; Almon doubled to left; Bernazard reached on a fielder’s
choice on a sacrifice bunt [Almon to third]; Squires hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Almon scored (unearned)]; Fisk grounded
into a double play (third to second to first) [Bernazard out at
second]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, White Sox 3.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: Martinez walked; UPSHAW RAN FOR MARTINEZ; On a
bunt Griffin singled to second [Upshaw to second]; On a bunt
Iorg forced Upshaw (pitcher to third) [Griffin to second];
Moseby singled to right [Griffin scored, Iorg to third]; HOYT
REPLACED TROUT (PITCHING); Velez reached on a fielder’s choice
[Iorg out at home (shortstop to catcher), Moseby to second];
WOODS RAN FOR VELEZ; Bell forced Woods (second to shortstop); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, White Sox 3.

WHITE SOX 8TH: WOODS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING DH); WHITT REPLACED
UPSHAW (PLAYING C ); WELLS REPLACED AINGE (PLAYING 1B); MACHA
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); Luzinski grounded out (third to
first); Baines grounded out (second to first); Kuntz walked;
Berenguer threw a wild pitch [Kuntz to second]; Nordhagen
walked; MOLINARO BATTED FOR MORRISON; Molinaro flied to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, White Sox 3.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: PRYOR REPLACED MOLINARO (PLAYING 3B); Wells
grounded out (second to first); Barfield grounded out (third to
first); Macha grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Blue Jays 3, White Sox 3.

WHITE SOX 9TH: Almon popped to first in foul territory;
Bernazard walked; JACKSON REPLACED BERENGUER (PITCHING); Squires
walked (walk was charged to Berenguer) [Bernazard to second];
Fisk flied to center; Luzinski doubled to center [Bernazard
scored, Squires to third]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 3,
White Sox 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        3   6   1    5
 White Sox        4   7   0   10