MLB Pitching Leaders - 1981 - Strikeouts
PLAYERYRSGGSCGSHIPHERBBSOWLSVERA
1Fernando Valenzuela172525118192.0140536118013702.48
2Steve Carlton242424101190.0152516217913402.42
3Mario Soto122525103175.0142646115112903.29
4Nolan Ryan27212153149.099286814011501.69
5Len Barker11222293154.115067461278703.91
6Bill Gullickson14222232157.014249341157902.81
7Britt Burns8242351156.2139464910810602.64
8Bert Blyleven22202091159.1145514010711702.88
 Dennis Leonard12262692201.22026741107131102.99
10Bruce Berenyi7212053126.09749771069603.50
PLAYERYRSGGSCGSHIPHERBBSOWLSVERA
11Don Sutton23232363158.2132462910411902.61
 Ron Guidry14232100127.0100392610411502.76
13Mike Krukow14252521144.114659551019903.68
14Danny Darwin21222262146.01155957989903.64
15Jack Morris182525151198.015367789714703.05
16John Denny13191963145.213951669410603.15
17Steve McCatty92222164185.214048619114702.33
18Dave Righetti16151520105.0752438898402.06
 Dave Stieb162525112184.0148656189111003.18
20Bob Welch17232321141.01415441889503.45
PLAYERYRSGGSCGSHIPHERBBSOWLSVERA
 Dennis Martinez23252492179.017366628814503.32
22Steve Rogers13222273160.214961418712803.42
 Tom Seaver20232361166.112047668714202.54
24Floyd Bannister15212052121.11286039859904.45
25Pete Vuckovich11242321149.213759578414403.55
 Rick Langford112424182195.1190655884121002.99
27Tom Griffin14222231129.11215457838803.76
 Ron Davis114300073.0472225834562.71
29Mark Clear113400076.2693551828394.11
 Scott McGregor13242283160.016758408213503.26
PLAYERYRSGGSCGSHIPHERBBSOWLSVERA
31Tommy Boggs9252420142.214065548131304.10
 Juan Eichelberger7252431141.11365574818803.50
 Frank Pastore8222221132.01255935814904.02
34Dick Ruthven14232250146.216284548012705.15
35Rudy May16272240147.213768417961114.14
 Dennis Eckersley24232382154.01607335799804.27
 Dan Petry13232272141.011547577910903.00
 Milt Wilcox16242481166.115256527912903.03
39Al Holland1047300100.2872744787572.41
 Mike Norris102323122172.214572637812903.75
PLAYERYRSGGSCGSHIPHERBBSOWLSVERA
 Frank Tanana21242352141.014263437841004.02
42Joe Niekro22242452166.01505247779902.82
 Scott Sanderson19222241137.01224531779702.96
 Doyle Alexander19242411152.115649447711702.89
 Pete Redfern7242330141.21406452779804.07
46Rick Rhoden16212142136.11475953769403.89
 Pat Zachry10242430139.015164567671404.14
 Al Williams5232240150.016068527661004.08
 Jerry Koosman19271631121.112554417641354.01
50Bob Knepper15222265156.21283838759502.18