Need one for the 1981 Team Icon League Topic

We need one new member to take over the California Angels for the 1981 Season. Their roster is below. Basically for the Team Icon League you can only draft players that played for your team at some point in their career. Any player who played for your team only you get without having to draft them. Any player who started with your team and played for 10+ seasons for your team and played for three or less full seasons with other teams is also yours without drafting them. Mike Witt is an example of this for the 1981 Angels. He played 1981-1990 with the Angels and only 1991-1992 for the Yankees. The Angels pick 6th in the 1981 Rookie Draft.

1981 California Angels

C - Ed Ott (PIT, CAL)
C - Bob Boone (PHI, CAL, KCR)
1B - Willie Aikens (CAL, KCR)
1B - John Harris ANGELS CK
1B - Daryl Sconiers ANGELS CK
2B - Bobby Grich (BAL, CAL)
3B - Butch Hobson (BOS, CAL, NYY)
3B - Hubie Brooks (NYM, MON, LAD, CAL, KCR)
3B - Glenn Hoffman (BOS, LAD, CAL)
SS - Rob Picciolo (OAK, MIL, CAL)
OF - Dave Winfield (SDP, NYY, CAL, MIN, CLE)
OF - Joe Rudi (OAK, CAL, BOS)
OF - Juan Beniquez (BOS, TEX, NYY, CAL, KCR)
OF - Larry Harlow (BAL, CAL)
OF - Thad Bosley (CAL, CHW, MIL, CHC, KCR, TEX)
OF - Darrel Thomas (HOU, SDP, SFG, LAD, MON, CAL, PHI)

P - Bert Blyleven (MIN, TEX, PIT, CLE, CAL)
P - Don Robinson (PIT, SFG, CAL, PHI)
P - Mark Clear (CAL, BOS, MIL)
P - Jesse Jefferson (BAL, CHW, PIT, CAL)
P - Frank Lacorte (ATL, HOU, CAL)
P - Dick Drago (KCR, BOS, CAL, BAL)
P - Dave Lemanczyk (DET, CAL)
P - Mike Witt ANGELS TI

P - Angel Moreno ANGELS CK (AAA)
P - Luis Sánchez ANGELS CK (AAA)

P - Rob Lacey (OAK, CLE, TEX, CAL, SFG) IR until '84
P - Bill Travers (MIL, CAL) IR until '83

SS - Freddie Patek
P - Alfredo Martinez

12/17/2012 2:48 PM
Here are the rookies available for the Angels in 1981:

C Jerry Narron (NYY, CAL)
2B Johnny Ray (PIT, CAL)
OF Tim Wallach (MON, LAD, CAL)
DH Von Hayes (CLE, PHI, CAL)
P Gene Nelson (NYY, CHW, OAK, CAL, TEX)
P Fernando Valenzuela (LAD, CAL, BAL, PHI, SDP, STL)

You could possible add solid players like Wallach, Hayes, Lee Smith or Fernando.
12/19/2012 10:11 AM
I'll take them. I have another anyways. :)
12/19/2012 5:12 PM
Sweet. I added you to our private forum.
12/19/2012 7:06 PM
We need one more for the Athletics franchise. They had a good year last year and pick 20th. Their roster is as follows:
C Gene Tenace (OAK, SDP, STL)
1B Cliff Johnson (HOU, NYY, CLE, OAK, CHC, TEX)
2B Dave McKay (MIN, OAK) 
2B Phil Garner (OAK, PIT, HOU, LAD, SFG)
3B Wayne Gross (OAK, BAL)
SS Bert Campaneris (OAK, TEX, CAL, NYY)
OF Harold Baines (CHW, TEX, OAK, BAL, CLE)
OF Dave Collins (CAL, CIN, NYY, OAK, DET, STL)
OF Dan Meyer (DET, OAK)
OF Billy North (CHC, OAK, SFG, LAD)
OF Dave Kingman (SFG, NYM, SDP, CAL, NYY, OAK)
P Glenn Abbott (OAK, DET)
P Joaquin Andujar (HOU, STL, OAK)
P Rick Langford ATHLETICS CK
P Rollie Fingers (OAK, SDP, MIL)
P Bob Welch (LAD, OAK)
P Preston Hanna (ATL, OAK)
P Matt Keough (OAK, NYY, CHC, HOU)
P Bill Caudill (CHC, OAK)
P Brian Kingman ATHLETICS CK
3B Sal Bando (OAK, MIL) 
12/28/2012 10:20 AM
So we need one more as iudane has gone AWOL. You can have either the Athletics or the Angels (I'll run the other one.) If we get two new owners that's fine too. The Angels are currently up in the draft and have all but Fernando Valenzuela available to draft (He went #1 to the Dodgers.)
1/7/2013 7:53 AM
No 1980s Halos fans out there? You get Mark Witten for free and since they are up in the draft now they have their choice of Tim Wallach or Lee Smith among others. Not a bad deal. This is a pretty solid team.
1/9/2013 10:49 AM
I'll bump the thread and vouch for the league - the added element of using only players that played for your franchise adds a level of familiarity to real teams you enjoyed watching. Crazyjoe's a good commish - he's been doing this for a long time.
1/12/2013 2:36 PM
Need one for the 1981 Team Icon League Topic

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