1983 Chicago Cubs season

1983 Chicago Cubs season

The 1983 Chicago Cubs season was the 112th season in franchise history.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

NL East W L Pct. GB
Philadelphia Phillies 90 72 .556 --
Pittsburgh Pirates 84 78 .519 6
Montreal Expos 82 80 .506 8
St. Louis Cardinals 79 83 .488 11
Chicago Cubs 71 91 .438 19
New York Mets 68 94 .420 22

Notable transactions

Draft picks

Roster

1983 Chicago Cubs
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Davis, JodyJody Davis 151 510 138 .271 24 84

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Lake, SteveSteve Lake 38 85 22 .259 1 7
Nordhagen, WayneWayne Nordhagen 21 35 5 .143 0 4
Diaz, MikeMike Diaz 6 7 2 .286 0 1

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Rainey, ChuckChuck Rainey 34 191 14 13 4.48 84
Trout, SteveSteve Trout 34 180 10 14 4.65 80
Jenkins, FergusonFerguson Jenkins 33 167.1 6 9 4.30 96
Ruthven, DickDick Ruthven 25 149.1 12 9 4.10 73
Reuschel, RickRick Reuschel 4 20.2 1 1 3.92 9

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Schulze, DonDon Schulze 4 14 0 1 7.07 8

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Campbell, BillBill Campbell 82 6 8 8 4.49 97
Brusstar, WarrenWarren Brusstar 59 3 1 1 2.35 46
Bordi, RichRich Bordi 11 0 2 1 4.97 20
Hernández, WillieWillie Hernández 11 1 0 1 3.20 18
Johnson, BillBill Johnson 10 1 0 0 4.38 4
Hargesheimer, AlanAlan Hargesheimer 5 0 0 0 9.00 5

Awards and honors

Records

  • Bill Buckner, National League record (since broken), Most Assists in One Season (161)[11]

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Iowa Cubs American Association Jim Napier
AA Midland Cubs Texas League Tom Harmon
A Salinas Spurs California League George Enright
A Quad Cities Cubs Midwest League Larry Cox
Short-Season A Geneva Cubs New York-Penn League Tony Franklin
Rookie Pikeville Cubs Appalachian League Jim Fairey

Notes

References

  • 1983 Chicago Cubs season at Baseball Reference