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1983 Los Angeles Dodgers (MLB)

+ Starting Pitcher Log
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W-L Record: 91-71 .562
Rank: 1st in National League West
Run Differential: 654-609 + 45
Roster Continuity 77.31% 14/26
Manager(s): Tom Lasorda
General Manager: Al Campanis
Location: Los Angeles, California
Ballpark: Dodger Stadium
Attendance: 3,510,313 1/26
Playoffs: Lost NLCS (Phillies)
Top Draft Pick: Erik Sonberg (#18) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Mark Cresse
First Base Coach: Monty Basgall
Hitting Coach: Manny Mota
Pitching Coach: Ron Perranoski
Third Base Coach: Joey Amalfitano

#1 Draft Picks

Rick Monday (#1), Ken Landreaux (#6), Cecil Espy (#8), Steve Howe (#16), Mike Scioscia (#19), Bob Welch (#20), Dave Anderson (#22)
National League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9171.562--
8874.5433.0
8577.5256.0
8181.50010.0
7983.48812.0
7488.45717.0
  • A complete listing of starting pitchers and boxscore results for the selected team and season.
  • A Quality start (QS) is defined as pitching 6 or more innings with 3 or least earned runs.
  • Game Score (Gsc) was derived by Bill James was created to provide a more precise measure of a pitcher's start. See calculation
  • #AprilGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    11983-04-05W 16-7 @HOUFernando Valenzuela-0-0-1173632.27660420001912 18.003.67-------422.0
    21983-04-06W 4-2 @HOUJerry ReussW1-0Q1142237677220100002854 2.571.14-------1553.0
    31983-04-08L 3-8 vs MONBurt HootonL0-1-1136532557550311002531 9.002.00-------5100.5
    41983-04-09L 2-7 vs MONBob WelchL0-1Q1114011764530231012549 4.501.00-------871.1
    51983-04-10W 3-0 vs MONFernando ValenzuelaW1-0Q22746497000050003378 4.501.50-------1291.3
    61983-04-11W 4-3 vs HOUJerry Reuss-1-0Q2242337795310570003871 1.691.13-------1472.0
    71983-04-12W 3-1 vs HOUAlejandro PenaW2-0Q314616.26110250002859 1.641.09-------780.9
    81983-04-13W 5-3 vs HOUBurt Hooton-0-1Q2236632664220430002555 5.731.64-------590.6
    91983-04-15W 6-2 vs SDNFernando ValenzuelaW2-0Q3375658.211220430003751 3.601.65-------1462.3
    101983-04-16W 8-5 vs SDNJerry ReussW2-0-3342437867442240002844 2.861.23-------1142.8
    111983-04-17L 1-9 vs SDNBob WelchL0-2-221411183.17440130101929 7.001.56-------531.7
    121983-04-18W 4-3 @SFNBurt Hooton-0-1Q333673277.12221340002666 4.501.28-------890.9
    131983-04-20L 2-3 @SFNFernando ValenzuelaL2-1Q447666973304100003867 3.411.52-------981.1
    141983-04-22W 4-2 @PITJerry ReussW3-0Q444253798.18220130003360 2.701.20-------1472.0
    151983-04-23W 3-2 @PITBob WelchW1-2Q3314211965221030002357 5.401.27-------871.1
    161983-04-25W 8-0 @SLNFernando ValenzuelaW3-1Q55776797000260013577 2.611.39-------1371.9
    171983-04-26W 3-1 @SLNBurt HootonW1-1Q443683286.14111040002364 3.601.08-------961.5
    181983-04-27L 6-7 @SLNJerry Reuss-3-0-5542638068551020002638 3.501.22-------1061.7
    191983-04-29W 4-3 @CHNBob Welch-1-2-4414312045330240001942 5.681.37-------170.1
    201983-04-30L 2-7 @CHNFernando ValenzuelaL3-2-66786867771140112633 3.681.39-------942.3
    #MayGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    211983-05-01W 3-2 @CHNBurt Hooton-1-1-5536932932220300011542 3.861.14-------632.0
    221983-05-02L 1-5 vs PITJerry ReussL3-1-664273815.29440430102932 3.861.36-------1033.3
    231983-05-03W 5-4 vs PITAlejandro PenaW4-1-8251256420150002147 2.141.14-------818.0
    241983-05-04W 3-2 vs PITBob Welch-1-2Q5514412176221440003057 4.851.38-------1061.7
    251983-05-06W 16-10 vs SLNFernando Valenzuela-3-2-77796935550220011627 4.401.45-------240.5
    261983-05-07W 5-3 vs SLNBurt Hooton-1-1Q6637033066331250002551 3.971.18-------751.4
    271983-05-08W 6-4 vs SLNJerry ReussW4-1Q774283827.28410230003352 3.421.34-------1371.9
    281983-05-09W 4-3 vs CHNAlejandro Pena-4-1-935235.210330230002836 2.671.33-------1033.3
    291983-05-10L 2-3 vs CHNBob WelchL1-3Q6614512275320120102758 4.361.27-------9100.9
    301983-05-12W 4-3 @SDNFernando ValenzuelaW4-2Q8880708.26331761003957 4.181.45-------1371.9
    311983-05-13L 4-6 @SDNBurt HootonL1-2-773713311.15552300001214 5.141.37-------321.5
    321983-05-14W 4-1 @SDNJerry ReussW5-1Q8842938395110060003179 3.051.22-------1553.0
    331983-05-15W 3-2 @SDNBob WelchW2-3Q7714612364210240002260 3.921.23-------570.7
    341983-05-17L 2-3 @MONFernando Valenzuela-4-2Q99817196220150003471 3.881.35-------12101.2
    351983-05-18W 13-3 @MONBurt Hooton-1-2-883723324.26331210002237 5.181.40-------771.0
    361983-05-20L 0-4 @NYNJerry ReussL5-2Q9943038478420061002955 3.001.21-------961.5
    371983-05-22W 5-0 @NYNBob WelchW3-3Q8814712492000590003487 3.191.15-------8100.8
    381983-05-23W 2-0 @PHIFernando ValenzuelaW5-2Q1010827294000270003184 3.411.27-------1081.3
    391983-05-24W 3-0 @PHIAlejandro PenaW5-1Q11454494000380003484 1.891.16-------6140.4
    401983-05-25W 6-1 @PHIBurt HootonW2-2Q9937333365000350002464 4.501.39-------651.2
    411983-05-26L 3-5 vs SFNJerry ReussL5-3-1010431385810543150003448 3.161.23-------1535.0
    421983-05-27L 3-6 vs SFNBob WelchL3-4-9914812556541360002440 3.571.21-------450.8
    431983-05-28W 5-0 vs SFNFernando ValenzuelaW6-2Q1111837392000250003086 3.041.18-------9120.8
    441983-05-29L 4-6 vs SFNAlejandro Pena-5-1-12555548331160102139 2.361.26-------240.5
    451983-05-30W 5-2 vs PHIBurt HootonW3-2Q101037433497221140003568 4.091.31-------10130.8
    461983-05-31W 4-1 vs PHIJerry ReussW6-3Q111143238697100220103471 2.821.20-------1491.6
    #JuneGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    471983-06-01W 1-0 vs PHIBob WelchW4-4Q101014912691000480003389 3.051.11-------8120.7
    481983-06-02W 5-4 vs NYNFernando Valenzuela-6-2-12128474810442530003744 3.161.24-------1271.7
    491983-06-03L 2-5 vs NYNJoe BeckwithL0-1-1418825.16210150002353 3.001.57-------11111.0
    501983-06-04W 2-1 vs NYNBurt HootonW4-2Q111137533589110070003267 3.711.29-------790.8
    511983-06-05L 2-4 vs NYNJerry ReussL6-4Q12124333877.19430060002951 2.901.21-------1226.0
    521983-06-07L 1-4 @ATLBob WelchL4-5Q11111501277.16421230003054 2.961.10-------9100.9
    531983-06-08W 11-5 @ATLFernando ValenzuelaW7-2-13138575911543151004051 3.241.25-------12111.1
    541983-06-09W 4-2 @ATLBurt Hooton-4-2-12123763365.28110150002451 3.571.32-------641.5
    551983-06-10L 2-3 @CINJerry ReussL6-5-131343438857310440002645 2.841.26-------741.8
    561983-06-11W 3-2 @CINJoe Beckwith-0-1-15289354220411002248 3.121.58-------761.2
    571983-06-12L 1-3 @CINBob WelchL4-6-121215112856331450002544 3.121.16-------732.3
    581983-06-13W 5-1 @CINFernando ValenzuelaW8-2Q1414867695111360003476 3.061.22-------10101.0
    591983-06-14W 4-3 vs ATLBurt HootonW5-2Q13133773376.15222161002559 3.481.28-------670.9
    601983-06-15L 2-3 vs ATLJerry Reuss-6-5Q14144353897.19100140003260 2.651.27-------1443.5
    611983-06-16W 6-1 vs ATLAlejandro PenaW6-1Q1465768.27100470003669 1.941.27-------6110.5
    621983-06-17W 1-0 vs CINBob WelchW5-6Q131315212996000540003674 2.791.17-------11101.1
    631983-06-18L 2-3 vs CINFernando ValenzuelaL8-3Q151587776.29330220002942 3.101.24-------881.0
    641983-06-19W 5-1 vs CINBurt HootonW6-2Q141437833893100110003179 3.111.19-------9170.5
    651983-06-20L 1-4 vs SDNJerry ReussL6-6Q151543639067420020002648 2.671.27-------890.9
    661983-06-21L 0-2 vs SDNAlejandro PenaL6-2Q15758766210140002557 1.891.26-------590.6
    671983-06-22L 2-5 vs SDNBob WelchL5-7Q141415313075410320003056 2.671.16-------9110.8
    681983-06-23L 5-7 vs SDNFernando ValenzuelaL8-4-161688786.19762120002929 3.391.26-------1081.3
    691983-06-24W 7-2 vs HOUBurt HootonW7-2Q151537933976110130002863 2.971.18-------7110.6
    701983-06-25W 2-1 vs HOUJerry Reuss-6-6Q161643739110111100110004077 2.521.25-------1171.6
    711983-06-26L 7-9 vs HOUAlejandro PenaL6-3-1685982.15550210001421 2.551.32-------240.5
    721983-06-28W 9-5 @SDNBob WelchW6-7Q151515413167320020002650 2.691.16-------981.1
    731983-06-29L 2-13 @SDNFernando ValenzuelaL8-5-171789794.161051311002318 3.641.29-------1226.0
    741983-06-30L 6-7 @SDNBurt Hooton-7-2-16163803404.26631220002332 3.131.21-------761.2
    #JulyGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    751983-07-01W 5-2 @HOUAlejandro PenaW7-3Q17960995220090003178 2.481.22-------1252.4
    761983-07-02L 1-3 @HOUJoe BeckwithL0-2-23397455331130002047 3.461.54-------741.8
    771983-07-03L 1-8 @HOUBob WelchL6-8-161615513247220050001945 2.761.19-------070.0
    781983-07-04L 4-5 @HOUFernando Valenzuela-8-5-181890805.14440462002345 3.751.30-------541.3
    791983-07-08L 3-4 vs PITJerry ReussL6-7-171743839277441270012952 2.661.26-------11111.0
    801983-07-09L 0-3 vs PITAlejandro PenaL7-4Q1810611065310130002656 2.401.20-------1252.4
    811983-07-10W 10-3 vs PITBurt HootonW8-2Q181738234164322320002453 3.351.25-------780.9
    821983-07-11W 7-6 vs SLNFernando Valenzuela-8-5-191991815.27510300002738 3.681.32-------1343.3
    831983-07-12W 3-1 vs SLNBob WelchW7-8Q171715613375110561002764 2.671.20-------942.3
    841983-07-13L 5-6 vs SLNJerry Reuss-6-7-181843939369551150002938 2.891.27-------13113.0
    851983-07-14W 8-4 vs CHNAlejandro PenaW8-4-191162115.210210110002841 2.361.26-------890.9
    861983-07-15L 4-8 vs CHNBurt HootonL8-3-19183833425.18551140002534 3.581.27-------842.0
    871983-07-16W 7-4 vs CHNFernando ValenzuelaW9-5-202092828.113441461004142 3.701.36-------1181.4
    881983-07-17L 0-10 vs CHNBob WelchL7-9-181815713458551260002535 2.951.24-------270.3
    891983-07-19L 1-4 @PITJerry ReussL6-8-19194403944.28441430002529 3.041.32-------551.0
    901983-07-19W 3-2 @PITAlejandro Pena-8-4Q201263127.26221250002960 2.351.24-------5110.5
    911983-07-20L 3-7 @PITBurt HootonL8-4-201938434354631330002241 3.661.27-------751.4
    921983-07-21L 4-5 @PITFernando Valenzuela-9-5Q212193837.18330391003355 3.711.37-------490.4
    931983-07-22W 9-4 @SLNBob WelchW8-9-19191581358.113441130003642 3.051.27-------6130.5
    941983-07-23W 10-5 @SLNAlejandro Pena-8-4Q211364136.23330520002651 2.461.23-------1061.7
    951983-07-24L 0-3 @SLNJerry ReussL6-9Q202044139578320050002756 3.021.31-------1042.5
    961983-07-25L 3-9 @CHNBurt HootonL8-5-21203853444.17550040001932 3.921.29-------450.8
    971983-07-26W 5-2 @CHNFernando ValenzuelaW10-5Q2222948498220390003869 3.611.36-------1081.3
    981983-07-27L 1-2 @CHNBob WelchL8-10Q20201591367.16210430103258 2.951.28-------1181.4
    991983-07-29L 2-5 @SFNAlejandro PenaL8-5Q2214651464320120002355 2.501.21-------1061.7
    1001983-07-30L 0-8 @SFNJerry ReussL6-10-212144239627761031001515 3.351.34-------422.0
    1011983-07-31W 2-1 @SFNBurt Hooton-8-5Q222138634563110360002465 3.801.28-------842.0
    1021983-07-31L 6-8 @SFNFernando ValenzuelaL10-6-232395857.16770460003139 3.831.36-------1052.0
    #AugustGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1031983-08-01L 2-4 vs CINBob WelchL8-11Q212116013798331581013762 2.961.29-------780.9
    1041983-08-02W 3-1 vs CINAlejandro PenaW9-5Q2315661594110160003180 2.371.15-------8120.7
    1051983-08-03W 7-4 vs CINDave Stewart-5-2-421120152.26331130001530 2.871.29-------050.0
    1061983-08-04L 3-4 vs CINBurt Hooton-8-5Q232238734677331450003152 3.811.29-------871.1
    1071983-08-05W 2-1 vs ATLFernando ValenzuelaW11-6Q2424968695100190003483 3.641.33-------1281.5
    1081983-08-06W 4-2 vs ATLBob WelchW9-11Q2222161138862210100002972 2.921.26-------670.9
    1091983-08-07L 2-5 vs ATLAlejandro PenaL9-6-2416671658420000002339 2.431.17-------1061.7
    1101983-08-09L 4-5 @CINFernando Valenzuela-11-6-252597877.28440551003545 3.681.34-------1071.4
    1111983-08-10L 2-9 @CINBurt HootonL8-6-24233883473.16441200001727 3.991.32-------632.0
    1121983-08-11W 4-3 @CINJerry Reuss-6-10-222244339757320461002745 3.361.37-------824.0
    1131983-08-12W 5-3 @ATLBob WelchW10-11Q23231621396.15320260002656 2.901.25-------490.4
    1141983-08-13L 7-8 @ATLAlejandro Pena-9-6-2517681754431310002143 2.551.18-------942.3
    1151983-08-14W 5-4 @ATLFernando ValenzuelaW12-6-262698887.18441380003250 3.731.35-------490.4
    1161983-08-15L 3-7 vs SFNBurt HootonL8-7-25243893482.25441210001425 4.171.35-------331.0
    1171983-08-16W 5-1 vs SFNJerry ReussW7-10Q232344439877110060002765 3.271.35-------3110.3
    1181983-08-17W 4-1 vs NYNBob WelchW11-11Q242416314061000280002076 2.791.22-------360.5
    1191983-08-19W 3-0 vs PHIAlejandro PenaW10-6Q2618691893000140002984 2.371.13-------9120.8
    1201983-08-20W 4-3 vs PHIFernando ValenzuelaW13-6Q272799897.18331250003052 3.721.34-------961.5
    1211983-08-21W 6-0 vs PHIRick HoneycuttW15-8Q262617515774000070002376 2.321.15-------11111.0
    1221983-08-22W 4-1 vs MONJerry ReussW8-10Q242444539996110220003371 3.141.33-------1491.6
    1231983-08-23W 6-3 vs MONBurt Hooton-8-7Q262539034965211321002755 4.061.35-------1161.8
    1241983-08-24W 3-2 vs MONAlejandro Pena-10-6Q271970197.15220130012961 2.381.12-------1452.8
    1251983-08-26L 1-4 @PHIFernando ValenzuelaL13-7Q28281009076430260002955 3.721.34-------1052.0
    1261983-08-27W 6-1 @PHIRick HoneycuttW16-8Q272717615895110250003276 2.261.13-------19119.0
    1271983-08-28W 8-3 @PHIJerry ReussW9-10Q252544640099330250003760 3.141.32-------1562.5
    1281983-08-29W 7-3 @NYNBurt HootonW9-7-272639135054331120012148 4.101.33-------670.9
    1291983-08-29W 6-1 @NYNBob WelchW12-11Q25251641417.24110480003069 2.731.22-------861.3
    1301983-08-30L 2-3 @NYNAlejandro Pena-10-6Q282071206.14221140002459 2.411.11-------5100.5
    1311983-08-30W 2-1 @NYNPat ZachryW5-0Q27121215466000460002562 1.721.23-------551.0
    1321983-08-31L 1-7 @NYNFernando ValenzuelaL13-8-29291019169762470003131 3.871.36-------651.2
    #SeptemberGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1331983-09-01L 3-8 @MONRick HoneycuttL16-9-282817715947440310002230 2.401.16-------832.7
    1341983-09-02W 4-1 @MONJerry ReussW10-10Q272644840195100150003179 2.971.28-------1371.9
    1351983-09-03W 4-0 @MONBob WelchW13-11Q26261651426.15000231012663 2.621.21-------871.1
    1361983-09-04L 2-3 @MONAlejandro Pena-10-6Q2921722175221260003063 2.421.10-------1161.8
    1371983-09-05L 2-5 vs SDNFernando ValenzuelaL13-9-30301029278440561003346 3.911.38-------1042.5
    1381983-09-06L 3-8 vs SDNRick HoneycuttL16-10-292917816059662010102326 2.611.18-------1033.3
    1391983-09-07W 7-3 vs CINJerry Reuss-10-10Q282744940276331150002557 3.001.27-------851.6
    1401983-09-08W 5-2 vs CINBob WelchW14-11Q272716614384110280102876 2.551.19-------4100.4
    1411983-09-09W 3-2 vs ATLAlejandro PenaW11-6Q3022732273000261002875 2.311.08-------981.1
    1421983-09-10L 3-6 vs ATLFernando Valenzuela-13-9Q31311039376330241002955 3.911.37-------1171.6
    1431983-09-11W 7-6 vs ATLRick Honeycutt-16-10-30301791613.27551210012122 2.791.20-------824.0
    1441983-09-13W 5-1 @HOUJerry ReussW11-10Q292845040396100390013679 2.871.26-------890.9
    1451983-09-14L 2-4 @HOUBob WelchL14-12-282816714487441280003058 2.631.19-------490.4
    1461983-09-15W 6-0 @HOUAlejandro PenaW12-6Q3123742395000460003479 2.181.08-------1091.1
    1471983-09-16L 0-1 @SFNFernando ValenzuelaL13-10Q32321049475110270002768 3.831.36-------761.2
    1481983-09-17L 1-4 @SFNRick HoneycuttL16-11-31311801624.16441510002330 2.901.23-------560.8
    1491983-09-18L 3-6 @SFNJerry ReussL11-11-302945140446441330002034 2.991.28-------441.0
    1501983-09-19W 9-2 vs HOUBob WelchW15-12Q292916814565222040102258 2.641.18-------851.6
    1511983-09-20L 2-15 vs HOUAlejandro PenaL12-7-322475241.15660111001013 2.481.10-------212.0
    1521983-09-21W 2-1 vs HOUFernando ValenzuelaW14-10Q33331059596110371003575 3.731.34-------1362.2
    1531983-09-23W 11-2 @ATLJerry ReussW12-11Q313045240599220040003465 2.941.27-------1562.5
    1541983-09-24L 2-3 @ATLBob Welch-15-12-30301691463.11221230001248 2.701.17-------331.0
    1551983-09-25L 1-7 @ATLAlejandro PenaL12-8-332576254.18551360002529 2.681.14-------616.0
    1561983-09-26W 12-9 @CINFernando Valenzuela-14-10-3434106966.15550481002846 3.821.35-------832.7
    1571983-09-27W 7-4 @CINRick Honeycutt-16-11-32321811634.26432110002136 2.971.24-------670.9
    1581983-09-28L 4-4 @SDNJerry Reuss-12-11Q32314534069.18430460004159 2.951.27-------1853.6
    1591983-09-29L 1-7 @SDNBob Welch-15-12Q313117014774110150102669 2.651.16-------1334.3
    1601983-09-29L 1-4 @SDNAlejandro PenaL12-9Q3426772665431360002751 2.751.15-------851.6
    1611983-09-30W 4-3 vs SFNFernando ValenzuelaW15-10Q35351079776210170002865 3.751.34-------861.3
    #OctoberGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1621983-10-01L 1-4 vs SFNBurt HootonL9-8-33273973515.26440120002440 4.221.34-------961.5
    1631983-10-02L 3-4 vs SFNSid FernandezL0-1-212135330640002033 6.002.33-------230.7


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