1983 Season- The Baseball Gauge @ Seamheads.com

1983 Season


1982 / 1984

Top Hitter


Cal
Ripken

Top Pitcher


John
Denny

1983 World Series








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(As of March 1, 1983)





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Glossary
# Pos Tm
1
DH SEA 20
68.3
78.1
1.9
0.0
-11.6
0.3
2
SP KCA 20
62.5
0.6
0.1
61.7
0.2
-0.1
0.8
3
SP KCA 18
59.2
-0.2
0.0
59.1
0.3
1.5
7.3
2.0
8.0
4
SP LAN 24
56.8
4.8
0.1
51.7
0.1
-0.1
4.6
6.3
2.9
7.4
5
SP TOR 19
53.6
-0.3
0.0
53.5
0.5
0.4
6
SP NYN 18
53.2
4.7
0.2
48.2
0.1
5.7
13.3
4.2
4.1
7
1B TOR 19
52.4
70.5
-3.1
0.0
-15.1
-0.1
1.4
8
SP TEX 18
51.4
-0.3
0.0
51.1
0.6
9
CF MIN 22
50.9
52.0
-1.5
0.0
0.5
3.3
2.9
5.7
4.2
10
LF OAK 23
50.8
45.3
4.0
0.0
1.5
1.4
1.9
1.8
4.4
1.9
11
SP SEA 22
50.7
0.1
0.0
50.3
0.3
4.6
-0.3
2.1
5.9
12
CF BOS 18
49.6
56.9
-3.8
0.0
-3.5
2.9
13
SP TOR 21
49.6
-0.2
0.0
49.4
0.4
-0.9
5.0
5.0
7.4
14
CF CAL 20
47.0
30.9
13.4
0.0
2.7
0.1
0.5
5.6
15
SS TOR 20
45.1
30.9
3.4
0.0
10.7
0.1
1.2
3.9
4.9
5.1
16
2B CLE 24
43.4
46.9
-4.5
0.0
1.0
0.9
2.5
1.7
2.9
3.5
17
RF OAK 18
42.2
56.8
-3.0
-0.1
-11.5
0.4
3.0
1.6
18
CF NYN 20
42.2
35.6
5.9
0.0
0.8
1.9
4.7
3.8
19
1B NYA 21
42.2
49.0
3.1
0.0
-9.9
0.5
6.3
6.4
7.2
5.1
20
RF NYN 20
42.0
49.7
0.5
0.0
-8.2
2.6
2.8
4.8
3.4
6.4
21
SP ML4 25
41.5
-1.2
0.1
42.5
0.2
1.0
-0.1
4.9
0.9
22
CF SLN 22
41.2
38.8
4.1
0.0
-1.7
1.8
1.7
3.5
3.3
5.5
23
RF CIN 20
38.7
45.4
1.9
-0.1
-8.5
0.0
-0.0
0.5
24
SP KCA 20
38.0
-0.1
0.0
37.7
0.3
1.7
2.3
3.4
5.0
25
SP NYA 17
36.7
1.5
0.1
35.0
0.1
-0.5
1.1
-0.7
-1.3
26
CF CIN 20
35.9
45.4
-6.4
0.0
-3.1
1.5
1.2
5.3
7.9
27
SP LAN 20
32.8
1.2
0.1
31.4
0.1
0.0
1.0
3.9
2.9
1.5
28
2B HOU 24
32.6
29.2
0.2
0.0
3.2
4.8
4.0
5.3
3.5
4.7
29
SS CHA 24
32.0
14.1
10.2
0.0
7.7
3.6
3.4
0.9
4.7
3.1
30
SP BAL 25
31.8
-0.1
0.0
31.6
0.3
4.2
5.2
1.9
1.2
3.4
31
1B MON 21
31.5
47.0
-1.7
0.0
-13.8
0.2
0.1
2.2
32
3B PIT 20
30.0
46.2
-11.3
-0.1
-4.9
0.1
2.9
33
LF SDN 23
29.9
33.7
1.7
0.0
-5.4
0.4
5.4
2.4
4.2
2.6
34
C OAK 22
29.3
33.3
-5.3
0.0
1.2
0.5
0.8
1.4
0.0
35
LF NYN 21
29.0
37.4
-4.1
0.0
-4.3
-0.2
2.5
3.9
36
3B SLN 22
28.2
15.2
12.2
0.0
0.8
2.0
2.2
1.2
2.9
37
SP PHI 21
28.1
1.8
0.2
26.0
0.2
1.0
0.1
3.6
3.4
2.2
38
C SDN 17
27.2
12.5
4.2
0.0
10.5
-0.1
3.4
39
SS MIN 21
26.3
7.5
8.0
0.0
10.7
-0.8
-0.0
0.7
0.8
3.9
40
LF BOS 19
25.7
28.8
1.8
0.0
-4.9
0.4
0.3
3.6
41
CF NYA 19
25.5
24.7
3.9
0.0
-3.0
-0.1
0.6
-0.5
42
1B SDN 22
25.0
32.5
-0.2
0.0
-7.3
1.7
3.8
43
SP ML4 19
24.8
-0.1
0.0
24.6
0.3
-0.4
1.5
44
RP LAN 22
24.2
0.3
0.0
23.7
0.3
2.0
3.3
1.7
2.5
45
RP TEX 25
23.5
-0.1
0.0
23.1
0.5
0.2
-0.6
1.2
1.5
3.4
46
RF SEA 20
23.1
42.1
-12.0
0.0
-6.9
0.4
0.7
1.1
2.2
47
C PHI 21
22.9
20.5
-2.2
0.0
4.6
0.1
0.5
1.1
-0.5
48
CF CAL 24
22.1
12.4
8.2
0.0
1.5
1.2
2.0
3.8
5.1
1.2
49
RP ML4 25
21.8
-0.1
0.0
21.3
0.6
0.7
1.3
50
SP NYA 22
21.2
-0.5
0.1
21.5
0.1
2.3
-0.8
51
SP ATL 22
21.0
-0.1
0.1
20.9
0.1
0.8
1.5
1.7
2.9
52
SS SDN 19
20.9
-1.7
10.9
0.0
11.6
2.3
1.6
3.9
53
SP CIN 22
20.5
0.6
0.1
19.7
0.1
1.1
4.3
2.2
0.7
54
LF PIT 19
20.4
20.9
0.4
0.0
-0.9
-0.4
55
CF NYA 18
20.4
23.9
-3.2
0.0
-0.3
0.5
56
SP NYN 22
20.2
0.9
0.1
19.0
0.1
1.0
1.8
4.6
4.4
1.0
57
1B SEA 22
19.8
29.9
-2.3
0.0
-7.7
5.9
2.9
1.0
2.1
58
RP TOR 22
19.6
-0.1
0.0
19.3
0.4
7.4
2.8
59
1B HOU 21
19.5
26.1
0.7
0.0
-7.3
0.0
1.8
4.5
1.7
60
2B CAL 18
19.4
13.8
3.5
0.0
2.1
0.1
0.1
61
C KCA 24
19.4
14.8
-2.4
0.0
7.0
1.2
1.3
2.0
0.2
-0.1
62
RF CHN 22
19.3
35.8
-8.2
0.0
-8.3
-0.6
0.9
1.3
5.7
1.5
63
CF CHN 18
19.2
20.0
3.2
-0.0
-4.1
-1.2
2.1
64
1B TEX 25
19.1
20.8
7.0
0.0
-8.7
1.3
3.1
2.6
4.5
3.3
65
SS CAL 20
18.8
5.5
4.7
0.0
8.5
-0.2
-0.1
0.4
4.2
2.0
66
CF ATL 24
18.7
15.0
6.3
0.0
-2.6
0.7
0.6
0.8
4.0
67
LF SEA 23
18.5
26.8
-4.7
0.0
-3.6
-0.0
1.5
4.8
3.2
3.4
68
SP MIN 20
18.2
2.0
0.1
16.0
0.1
-0.0
1.9
-1.0
69
SP ML4 20
18.1
-0.1
0.0
17.9
0.2
0.5
1.8
4.8
70
SP BOS 23
17.7
-0.7
0.0
18.1
0.2
2.1
1.6
6.2
3.5
-0.5
71
SP KCA 21
17.3
-0.8
0.1
18.0
0.1
-0.1
0.1
3.6
3.3
3.7
72
2B OAK 22
17.1
5.1
7.1
0.0
5.0
0.8
0.5
0.6
73
1B TOR 19
17.1
29.6
-2.8
0.0
-9.7
0.8
-0.6
0.4
74
LF CIN 19
16.8
23.4
-3.4
0.0
-3.2
2.2
4.2
75
2B PHI 22
16.8
26.2
-11.1
0.0
1.7
-0.2
2.9
3.1
3.0
3.7
76
CF NYA 24
16.7
15.8
0.8
0.0
0.1
-0.2
-0.7
-0.2
0.5
-0.4
77
RF TEX 17
16.6
33.1
-6.3
0.0
-10.2
1.4
1.0
78
3B TEX 21
16.5
11.4
3.3
0.0
1.7
0.1
1.8
0.5
79
3B CLE 21
16.4
13.4
1.6
0.0
1.4
-0.1
-0.1
-1.0
1.0
80
2B SEA 22
15.8
9.1
2.5
0.0
4.2
-0.3
0.1
-0.3
-1.2
2.3
81
RP NYN 20
15.7
0.1
0.0
15.2
0.5
0.1
0.1
0.3
82
LF SFN 25
15.3
16.5
1.8
0.0
-3.0
0.1
3.2
1.2
3.4
1.2
83
2B MIN 24
15.3
14.3
-0.7
0.0
1.8
0.8
3.8
0.9
0.5
3.5
84
RP CIN 21
15.2
-0.1
0.0
14.9
0.5
1.0
1.2
-1.3
0.6
0.5
85
SP PIT 22
15.2
-2.6
0.1
17.5
0.2
2.9
1.3
-0.4
0.9
1.9
86
3B ATL 23
14.9
15.5
-1.7
0.0
1.0
-0.2
-0.5
1.5
3.1
4.2
87
RF HOU 23
14.8
20.3
0.4
0.0
-5.9
-0.2
0.3
2.1
5.3
2.8
88
C CHA 19
14.7
3.3
6.3
0.0
5.2
0.8
-0.5
89
SP CAL 21
14.6
-0.1
0.0
14.3
0.3
0.6
4.4
-0.4
90
CF TOR 23
14.4
15.0
2.2
0.0
-2.9
-0.3
-0.1
1.6
4.0
3.2
91
C PHI 22
13.9
4.1
5.3
0.0
4.6
0.1
0.1
1.5
2.9
92
RP NYA 19
13.8
-0.1
0.0
13.4
0.5
-0.8
0.5
93
RF SFN 22
13.7
19.3
-1.0
0.0
-4.6
0.3
-0.0
1.0
2.0
94
1B NYN 21
13.5
16.9
0.2
0.0
-3.7
0.0
95
2B NYN 19
13.4
3.6
6.9
-0.3
3.2
-1.0
-0.3
0.5
1.3
96
RF MIN 23
13.4
17.9
0.4
0.0
-4.9
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
97
SP TEX 19
13.2
-0.6
0.0
13.6
0.1
0.8
0.9
2.5
98
SS SEA 21
12.5
7.4
-3.4
0.0
8.5
-1.5
2.4
2.2
-0.1
0.5
99
RP NYA 24
12.4
-0.3
0.0
12.4
0.3
2.9
1.9
4.2
100
C PIT 23
12.3
10.6
-1.6
0.0
3.3
-0.1
0.2
-0.0
-0.5
-0.2
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