Notes players granted free agency or released between Oct 1 and Dec 31 of 1980. Signings are for signings within six months of becoming a free agent. Free Agents are listed below the signings.

Free Agent Signings

Free Agent Signings
Rk Name Date To Team From Team Age WAR3 Yrs G AB R H HR RBI SB BB BA OBP SLG OPS W L ERA WHIP G GS SV IP H HR BB SO
1Bobby Bonds1981-06-04Chicago CubsSTL357.51318046880123218513261005456890.269.354.473.827
2Bob Davis1981-04-28California AngelsTOR29-1.7728966350131651040.198.250.262.512
3Johnny Oates1981-04-06New York YankeesNYY350.01058316111424051412611139.251.310.314.624
4Lenny Randle1981-04-06Seattle MarinersCHC321.8101026363145694523296143351.260.326.338.663
5Mick Kelleher1981-04-01Detroit TigersCHC33-0.5952595489205058862.215.266.256.522
6Kevin Bell1981-03-27Oakland AthleticsCHW25-0.25293717731581364570.220.289.329.618
7Glenn Borgmann1981-03-24Cleveland IndiansCHW311.394741294137296161514191.229.325.304.630
8Steve Braun1981-03-03St. Louis CardinalsTOR330.610109532854308954835344505.272.370.369.738
9Ed Figueroa1981-03-01Texas RangersTEX323.972000000080673.501.32819817811301.1129189437570
10Don Hood1981-02-28Kansas City RoyalsSTL313.084820540100.200.200.200.40028323.911.429240695734.072145328326
11Luis Tiant1981-02-23Pittsburgh PiratesNYY408.2172964973681540112.163.184.221.4052251653.271.194558470153399.1298234010772354
12Paul Hartzell1981-02-21Milwaukee BrewersBAL272.050000000027383.841.3331667612693.074949175234
13Ray Burris1981-02-18Montreal ExposNYM300.482773712351115020.137.183.175.35863764.261.42728518121288.11411128427642
14Bill Castro1981-02-17New York YankeesMIL294.170000000025232.961.273253544411.041522108145
15Jerry Morales1981-02-17Chicago CubsNYM32-3.2121229408046410539050435328.258.312.385.696
16Dave Tomlin1981-02-17Toronto Blue JaysCIN32-3.6939534650105.147.256.147.40325123.771.437395112494.052231188265
17Marc Hill1981-02-12Chicago White SoxSEA291.184711295104293251501148.226.303.320.623
18Joe Morgan HOF1981-02-09San Francisco GiantsHOU378.01821867737141321272249396251559.275.395.433.829
19Bill Almon1981-02-04Chicago White SoxNYM28-1.17495147115936648849104.249.298.311.609
20Marshall Brant1981-02-03New York YankeesNYY25-0.2136000000.000.000.000.000
21Dave Rader1981-02-02California AngelsBOS320.7108462405254619302358245.257.326.349.675
22Jesse Jefferson1981-01-26California AngelsPIT321.8821000000.000.000.000.00037774.901.55421113911008.21071114496495
23Bill Travers1981-01-26California AngelsMIL283.671000000065673.991.36619115711068.11067128392459
24John Milner1981-01-23Pittsburgh PiratesPIT312.3101091324843781412447030477.251.346.416.761
25Larry Biittner1981-01-12Cincinnati RedsCHC34-1.61110122790286759273049206.272.322.358.680
26Gaylord Perry HOF1981-01-12Atlanta BravesNYY428.819487102843129540022.125.147.155.3022892302.961.157692605104796.1429733912523276
27Dave Hamilton1981-01-10Oakland AthleticsOAK33-2.995733240005.121.256.152.40839413.851.4333015731704.069261317434
28Dave Roberts1981-01-05New York MetsSEA361.9123505272710274608.194.203.277.4801031223.741.330438273152083.22162150610947
29Juan Beniquez1980-12-29California AngelsSEA31-0.7976025533326683923389188.262.313.364.677
30Pat Kelly1980-12-29Cleveland IndiansBAL363.11413374263612113175402248574.265.354.378.732
31Mike Sadek1980-12-24San Francisco GiantsSFG35-0.17364777831785716100.229.317.293.611
32Jim Dwyer1980-12-23Baltimore OriolesBOS310.0853310961482742211717138.250.334.361.696
33Del Unser1980-12-22Philadelphia PhilliesPHI361.5131718514261213358747564465.260.320.361.681
34Roy Howell1980-12-20Milwaukee BrewersTOR276.678012889319763623418251.264.325.393.718
35Stan Bahnsen1980-12-19Montreal ExposMON361.4143814702255119019.117.153.149.3021441473.591.328534324192457.023742168891317
36Mike Cubbage1980-12-19New York MetsMIN302.476361871209486332476206.260.332.370.702
37Bill Stein1980-12-18Texas RangersSEA342.2967221582045653822513153.262.311.371.682
38Jose Morales1980-12-17Baltimore OriolesMIN360.18588111411532720177080.294.340.413.753
39Rusty Staub1980-12-16New York MetsTEX373.11825339108116025472791364461181.280.363.433.797
40Dave Winfield HOF1980-12-15New York YankeesSDP2916.68111739975991134154626133463.284.357.464.821
41Willie Montanez1980-12-12Montreal ExposMON33-1.11215235695633157313879432456.276.329.406.735
42John D'Acquisto1980-12-11California AngelsMON291.682501811223112018.127.213.171.38434504.381.5942499215743.166249523585
43Dave Roberts1980-12-10Houston AstrosTEX300.4865419301884644820126123.240.288.360.648
44Lee May1980-12-09Kansas City RoyalsBAL38-0.516200374639441987351122439470.266.311.460.771
45Dan Spillner1980-12-08Cleveland IndiansCLE292.5719513081001018.077.189.085.27452584.481.50831110711978.1106195414591
46Darrell Porter1980-12-07St. Louis CardinalsKCR2914.3101092360251490511552724579.251.356.406.762
47Tug McGraw1980-12-06Philadelphia PhilliesPHI362.0156992051437117010.180.221.229.45087843.081.246697381651337.11139985271002
48Don Sutton HOF1980-12-04Houston AstrosLAD368.015545121259175059152.144.182.158.3412301753.071.11753451753729.032003029662652
49Geoff Zahn1980-12-02California AngelsMIN358.684843360100.140.140.140.27959673.821.39518114911019.0111675305416
50Ron LeFlore1980-11-26Chicago White SoxMON339.779263787627110455304391313.292.347.400.747
51Jim Essian1980-11-20Chicago White SoxOAK304.385241421146344261616177.242.324.344.668
52Claudell Washington1980-11-15Atlanta BravesNYM260.87824302339684557370149166.280.318.411.729
53Dave Chalk1980-11-11Kansas City RoyalsKCR30-0.3887628612907221523836291.252.326.311.637

Free Agent Batters

Free Agent Pitchers