1983 Season
1982 / 1984
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Ripken
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Denny

1983 National League Gold Glove Awards

Catcher
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Tony Pena
PIT
C
26.1
10.0
8.9
3.6
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Steve Yeager
LAN
C
34.6
12.1
7.1
3.6
2 Tony Pena
PIT
C
26.1
10.0
8.9
3.6
3 Gary Carter
MON
C
29.2
8.6
11.7
6.7
4 Alan Ashby
HOU
C
32.0
8.2
0.1
-2.7
5 Dann Bilardello*
CIN
C
24.1
5.6
6.0
2.8
6 Steve Lake*
CHN
C
26.3
2.8
1.3
0.5
7 Alex Trevino
CIN
C
25.8
2.2
3.9
2.2
8 Bruce Benedict
ATL
C
27.9
1.4
6.5
2.1
First Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Keith Hernandez
MULT
1B
29.7
21.8
1.9
0.3
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Keith Hernandez
MULT
1B
29.7
21.8
1.9
0.3
2 Bill Buckner
CHN
1B
33.5
6.3
2.7
1.2
3 Darrell Evans
SFN
1B
36.1
5.1
2.3
1.1
4 Greg Brock*
LAN
1B
26.0
4.7
2.0
0.5
5 Dave Bergman
SFN
1B
30.1
3.4
0.7
0.4
6 Pete Rose
PHI
1B
42.2
2.6
1.9
1.0
7 Steve Garvey
SDN
1B
34.5
2.5
1.4
0.3
8 Len Matuszek*
PHI
1B
28.8
1.9
0.4
0.2
Second Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Ryne Sandberg
CHN
2B
23.8
19.0
7.9
3.4
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Ryne Sandberg
CHN
2B
23.8
19.0
7.9
3.4
2 Glenn Hubbard
ATL
2B
25.8
14.9
9.1
5.0
3 Bill Doran*
HOU
2B
25.1
11.7
7.1
2.6
4 Juan Bonilla
SDN
2B
28.4
10.9
5.8
1.4
5 Johnny Ray
PIT
2B
26.3
10.5
9.0
4.7
6 Kiko Garcia
PHI
2B
29.7
1.7
1.2
0.4
7 Brian Giles
NYN
2B
23.2
1.6
5.4
1.9
8 Junior Kennedy
CHN
2B
32.9
0.3
0.2
0.1
Third Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Mike Schmidt
PHI
3B
33.8
11.5
7.5
4.1
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Tim Wallach
MON
3B
25.8
13.9
4.5
1.0
2 Luis Salazar
SDN
3B
27.1
12.1
4.9
2.4
3 Mike Schmidt
PHI
3B
33.8
11.5
7.5
4.1
4 Phil Garner
HOU
3B
34.2
7.1
4.8
1.4
5 Ken Oberkfell
SLN
3B
27.2
6.0
3.2
0.8
6 Randy Johnson*
ATL
3B
27.1
3.0
1.5
0.7
7 Hubie Brooks
NYN
3B
26.8
1.7
5.0
1.8
8 Jerry Royster
ATL
3B
30.7
0.8
1.1
0.5
Shortstop
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Ozzie Smith
SLN
SS
28.5
13.4
8.3
3.2
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Dickie Thon
HOU
SS
25.0
21.1
9.9
4.7
2 Ozzie Smith
SLN
SS
28.5
13.4
8.3
3.2
3 Dale Berra
PIT
SS
26.6
7.3
10.7
5.3
4 Bob Bailor
NYN
SS
32.0
4.4
2.3
0.7
5 Dave Concepcion
CIN
SS
35.0
3.7
5.8
1.4
6 Rafael Ramirez
ATL
SS
25.4
2.5
7.0
2.0
7 Garry Templeton
SDN
SS
27.3
2.1
4.5
0.6
8 Jose Oquendo*
NYN
SS
20.0
1.3
4.6
1.2
Outfield
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Andre Dawson
MON
CF
29.0
1.2
5.0
1.0
Willie McGee
SLN
CF
24.7
4.6
3.8
0.3
Dale Murphy
ATL
CF
27.3
-1.7
5.2
1.6
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Jose Cruz
HOU
LF
35.9
17.1
3.9
1.5
2 Eddie Milner
CIN
CF
28.1
15.3
6.0
2.8
3 Warren Cromartie
MON
RF
29.8
12.1
2.2
0.9
4 Brett Butler
ATL
LF
26.0
11.4
3.7
1.5
5 Mookie Wilson
NYN
CF
27.4
8.1
5.7
2.1
6 Lee Lacy
PIT
LF
35.2
6.8
1.8
0.6
7 Sixto Lezcano
MULT
RF
29.6
6.5
1.8
0.4
8 Alan Wiggins
SDN
LF
25.4
6.0
2.9
1.1
9 Bob Dernier
PHI
CF
26.5
5.5
2.3
1.0
10 Willie McGee
SLN
CF
24.7
4.6
3.8
0.3
11 George Foster
NYN
LF
34.6
4.4
3.3
1.1
12 Gene Richards
SDN
LF
29.8
4.0
0.9
0.2
13 Ruppert Jones
SDN
CF
28.3
3.9
3.0
0.8
14 Bobby Brown
SDN
LF
29.1
3.6
0.8
-0.0
15 Gary Woods
CHN
LF
28.9
2.8
0.8
0.0
16 Kevin McReynolds*
SDN
CF
23.7
2.5
0.9
0.1
17 Von Hayes
PHI
RF
24.8
2.3
1.5
-0.0
18 Derrel Thomas
LAN
CF
32.5
2.0
1.6
0.7
19 Chili Davis
SFN
CF
23.5
1.8
4.4
1.2
20 David Green
SLN
RF
22.6
1.8
1.6
-0.1
21 Max Venable
SFN
LF
26.1
1.5
1.8
0.8
22 Terry Harper
ATL
RF
27.9
1.3
1.0
0.3
23 Kevin Bass*
HOU
RF
24.1
1.3
0.6
0.1
24 Tony Gwynn
SDN
RF
23.1
1.2
1.8
0.6
*Rookie
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

1983 American League Gold Glove Awards

Catcher
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Lance Parrish
DET
C
27.0
13.9
10.5
6.0
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Bob Boone
CAL
C
35.6
15.6
7.3
2.4
2 Lance Parrish
DET
C
27.0
13.9
10.5
6.0
3 Rick Dempsey
BAL
C
33.8
7.0
7.9
3.9
4 Mike Heath
OAK
C
28.4
5.9
2.5
0.0
5 Buck Martinez
TOR
C
34.7
5.5
4.0
1.7
6 Bob Kearney*
OAK
C
26.7
4.6
3.4
0.3
7 Jim Sundberg
TEX
C
32.1
4.1
8.2
3.9
8 Orlando Mercado*
SEA
C
21.7
3.6
2.4
0.3
First Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Eddie Murray
BAL
1B
27.4
5.3
2.7
1.0
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Pete O'Brien*
TEX
1B
25.4
16.6
2.3
0.9
2 Enos Cabell
DET
1B
33.7
11.1
1.6
0.6
3 Kent Hrbek
MIN
1B
23.1
7.3
1.9
0.4
4 Willie Upshaw
TOR
1B
26.2
6.2
1.0
-0.7
5 Rick Leach
DET
1B
26.2
5.6
0.9
0.3
6 Eddie Murray
BAL
1B
27.4
5.3
2.7
1.0
7 Dave Stapleton
BOS
1B
29.5
3.7
2.6
1.0
8 Mike Hargrove
CLE
1B
33.7
3.7
1.5
0.1
Second Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Lou Whitaker
DET
2B
26.1
5.5
5.3
0.7
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Frank White
KCA
2B
32.8
14.7
8.1
4.0
2 John Castino
MIN
2B
28.7
12.5
6.3
2.4
3 Julio Cruz
MULT
2B
28.6
12.3
6.8
2.3
4 Lou Whitaker
DET
2B
26.1
5.5
5.3
0.7
5 Tony Bernazard
MULT
2B
26.9
4.8
5.2
1.3
6 Willie Randolph
NYA
2B
29.0
4.0
5.2
2.2
7 Jim Gantner
ML4
2B
30.5
3.5
8.5
3.8
8 Lenn Sakata
BAL
2B
29.1
2.4
1.7
0.5
Third Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Buddy Bell
TEX
3B
31.8
20.7
5.7
2.2
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Buddy Bell
TEX
3B
31.8
20.7
5.7
2.2
2 Tom Brookens
DET
3B
29.9
12.9
2.1
0.3
3 Wade Boggs
BOS
3B
25.0
12.6
6.5
3.1
4 Gary Gaetti
MIN
3B
24.9
11.2
6.4
3.0
5 Doug DeCinces
CAL
3B
32.8
4.7
2.0
0.1
6 Todd Cruz
MULT
3B
27.6
4.0
1.6
0.1
7 Garth Iorg
TOR
3B
28.7
4.0
2.3
1.0
8 Paul Molitor
ML4
3B
26.9
2.4
6.5
3.2
Shortstop
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Alan Trammell
DET
SS
25.4
4.3
5.4
0.8
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Cal Ripken
BAL
SS
22.9
18.5
10.8
5.4
2 Tony Phillips*
OAK
SS
24.2
11.8
3.7
1.0
3 Scott Fletcher*
CHA
SS
24.9
10.6
4.3
1.8
4 Jerry Dybzinski
CHA
SS
28.0
7.4
4.0
1.1
5 Andre Robertson
NYA
SS
25.7
6.4
4.5
2.3
6 Alan Trammell
DET
SS
25.4
4.3
5.4
0.8
7 Rick Burleson
CAL
SS
32.2
2.3
1.0
0.0
8 Jim Anderson
TEX
SS
26.4
1.2
0.7
0.2
Outfield
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Dwight Evans
BOS
RF
31.7
-3.7
2.1
0.7
Dwayne Murphy
OAK
CF
28.3
0.1
3.1
0.2
Dave Winfield
NYA
LF
31.7
-7.6
2.3
-0.3
by Fielding Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Chet Lemon
DET
CF
28.4
20.6
6.0
2.4
2 Bill Sample
TEX
LF
28.2
14.7
4.0
1.8
3 Gary Ward
MIN
LF
29.6
13.2
4.3
2.0
4 Rickey Henderson
OAK
LF
24.5
10.4
2.7
0.6
5 Jesse Barfield
TOR
RF
23.7
9.8
2.5
1.1
6 Willie Wilson
KCA
CF
28.0
9.4
3.3
0.7
7 Dave Henderson
SEA
CF
24.9
8.7
4.1
1.4
8 Dan Ford
BAL
RF
31.1
8.4
1.9
0.6
9 George Vukovich
CLE
RF
27.0
8.0
1.1
-0.2
10 Lloyd Moseby
TOR
CF
23.7
7.9
5.5
2.0
11 George Wright
TEX
CF
24.5
6.7
6.9
2.8
12 Bobby Clark
CAL
LF
28.1
6.3
0.5
-0.3
13 Al Bumbry
BAL
CF
36.2
5.8
2.7
0.7
14 Mark Brouhard
ML4
LF
27.1
5.3
1.0
0.4
15 Tom Brunansky
MIN
RF
22.9
3.6
4.2
1.8
16 Harold Baines
CHA
RF
24.3
3.6
4.1
1.8
17 Rick Peters
OAK
CF
27.6
3.0
1.4
0.6
18 Mike Davis
OAK
RF
24.1
2.8
2.2
0.5
19 Gary Pettis*
CAL
CF
25.2
2.8
0.3
-0.2
20 Brian Downing
CAL
LF
32.7
2.8
0.8
-0.4
21 Ben Oglivie
ML4
LF
34.4
2.2
2.0
0.3
22 Gary Roenicke
BAL
LF
28.6
2.1
1.6
0.4
23 Cesar Geronimo
KCA
RF
35.3
2.0
0.9
0.5
24 Hosken Powell
TOR
RF
28.1
2.0
0.5
0.2
*Rookie
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