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1983 Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

+ Organizational Roster
Nickname:
W-L Record: 84-78 .519
Rank: 2nd in National League East
Run Differential: 659-648 + 11
Roster Continuity 76.64% 16/26
Manager(s): Chuck Tanner
General Manager: Hardy Peterson
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance: 1,225,916 21/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Ron DeLucchi (#12) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Alex Monchak
Assistant Coach: Joe Lonnett
Bullpen Coach: Grant Jackson
Hitting Coach: Bob Skinner
Pitching Coach: Harvey Haddix

#1 Draft Picks

Bob Owchinko (#5), Rod Scurry (#11), Lee Mazzilli (#14), Jim Winn (#14), Richie Hebner (#15), Dale Berra (#20), Rick Rhoden (#20), Steve Nicosia (#24)
National League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9072.556--
8478.5196.0
8280.5068.0
7983.48811.0
7191.43819.0
6894.42022.0
  • The organization roster is a complete listing of all players, for a given season, who appeared in at least 1 game with either the Major League parent team or any of the affiliated teams at the various classifications (AAA,AA,A+,A,A-,Rookie)
  • A player may appear on multiple organizational rosters for a season since he have switched organizations during the season.
  • Organizational Roster for 1983 Pittsburgh Pirates season
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Robert AdkinsGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-4205R-R24PIT: 1980-7-179A+
    Dave AugustineHawaiiPCLAAAOF6-2174R-R33CLE: 1968-33-729MLB
    Jim AulenbackGreenwoodSALAC6-0192R-R23SEA: 1981-25-621AA
      AlexandriaCaroA+C                
      LynnEastAAC                
    Manuel AzconaGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-1185L-L19Not draftedA+
    Scott BailesAlexandriaCaroA+P6-2171L-L20TEX: 1982-7-170MLB
    Kerry BakerGreenwoodSALAC6-3218R-R24Not draftedAAA
    Rafael BelliardLynnEastAASS5-6160R-R21UDFAMLB
      PittsburghNLMLBSS                
    Mike BergerWatertownNYPLA-OF5-11190R-R20PIT: 1980-4-101AAA
    Dale BerraPittsburghNLMLBSS-3B6-0190R-R26PIT: 1975-1-20MLB
    Jim BibbyPittsburghNLMLBP6-5235R-R38Not draftedMLB
    Mike BieleckiLynnEastAAP6-3195R-R23KCA: 1979-6-147MLB
    Tony BlasucciWatertownNYPLA-OF6-3205L-L21PIT: 1983-1-4AAA
    Russ BlaylockGCL PiratesGCLRk3B-P6-0185R-R24HOU: 1981-7-179Rk
    Bobby BonillaAlexandriaCaroA+3B-RF6-3240B-R20Not draftedMLB
    Scott BorlandGreenwoodSALAP6-3185R-R23Not draftedA+
      AlexandriaCaroA+P                
    Juan BorrasGCL PiratesGCLRkC6-1183R-R19Not draftedRk
    Craig BrownAlexandriaCaroA+OF6-1190R-R20PIT: 1981-3-65AA
    Ken BrownWatertownNYPLA-IF5-110R-R22PIT: 1981-9-221A-
    Pat BrownGCL PiratesGCLRkOF6-0170R-R19PIT: 1983-10-232Rk
    James BuckmierAlexandriaCaroA+P6-4200R-R24Not draftedA+
    Lorenzo BundyAlexandriaCaroA+SS6-2205L-R23BAL: 1977-22-556AAA
    Bryan BurrowsGCL PiratesGCLRk3B5-11163R-R23PIT: 1983-33-778A+
      GreenwoodSALA3B                
      AlexandriaCaroA+3B                
    Dave ButtersGCL PiratesGCLRkC6-4193R-R19MIN: 1982-10-240A+
      GreenwoodSALAC                
    Paul CacciatoreAlexandriaCaroA+P6-0175R-R26NYN: 1975-16-366AA
      LynnEastAAP                
    John CandelariaPittsburghNLMLBP6-6225R-L29PIT: 1972-2-47MLB
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Aaron CarlieGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-1185L-L22PIT: 1983-14-352A+
    Charles CarrGCL PiratesGCLRk1B6-4200R-R23PIT: 1983-34-788Rk
    Nick CastanedaAlexandriaCaroA+C6-5205L-R20PIT: 1980-8-205AAA
    Justin CatlettWatertownNYPLA-P6-3180R-R19PIT: 1982-18-451A
      GreenwoodSALAP                
    Octavio CepedaGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-3175R-R18Not draftedA+
    Tony ChanceGCL PiratesGCLRkOF6-1190R-R18Not draftedAAA
    Marvin ClackAlexandriaCaroA+SS-2B6-0165B-R24Not draftedAA
    Dino ClarkGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-4184R-R19Not draftedRk
    Stan CliburnLynnEastAAC6-0195R-R26CAL: 1974-5-106MLB
    Edgar ColinaGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-0170R-R18Not draftedRk
    John CookeGreenwoodSALAP6-3170R-R19Not draftedA+
      AlexandriaCaroA+P                
    Wilfrido CordobaLynnEastAAP5-11150R-R25Not draftedAA
    Johnny CortezWatertownNYPLA-2B5-10165R-R22PIT: 1983-32-764A-
    David CossGreenwoodSALAOF6-0175R-R23PIT: 1982-8-191A+
    Chip CunninghamWatertownNYPLA-3B6-3170R-R20PIT: 1982-1-8A+
      GreenwoodSALA3B                
    Todd DavidsonWatertownNYPLA-OF6-1175L-R22PIT: 1981-2-45A-
    Peter DavilaWatertownNYPLA-OF5-11170R-R20PIT: 1983-8-188A-
    Trench DavisLynnEastAAOF6-3171L-L22UDFAMLB
      HawaiiPCLAAAOF                
    Nelson DeLaRosaAlexandriaCaroA+OF5-9145L-L21Not draftedAA
      LynnEastAAOF                
    Jose DeLeonHawaiiPCLAAAP6-4215R-R22PIT: 1982-29-724MLB
      PittsburghNLMLBP                
    Ron DeLucchiWatertownNYPLA-OF6-1180R-R18PIT: 1983-1-12A+
    Miguel DiazGCL PiratesGCLRk2B5-11165R-R21Not draftedRk
    Miguel DilonePittsburghNLMLBOF6-0160B-R28Not draftedMLB
    Benny DistefanoLynnEastAA1B-OF6-1195L-L21PIT: 1982-2-29MLB
    Dorley DownsGreenwoodSALAP6-2165R-R20Not draftedA+
      AlexandriaCaroA+P                
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Tim DrummondGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-3170R-R18PIT: 1983-12-271MLB
    Alan DuncanGCL PiratesGCLRkOF6-2205L-R21Not draftedRk
    Mike EaslerPittsburghNLMLBOF6-1196L-R32HOU: 1969-14-314MLB
    Butch EdgeHawaiiPCLAAAP6-3203R-R26MIL: 1974-1-6MLB
    Jim EurtonWatertownNYPLA-C6-3190R-R21NYN: 1983-4-80A+
    Sean FahertyAlexandriaCaroA+P6-4208L-L21Not draftedA+
    Stan FanslerWatertownNYPLA-P5-11180R-R18PIT: 1983-2-36MLB
    Jim FeltGCL PiratesGCLRkOF6-0175R-R24PIT: 1979-14-354A+
      WatertownNYPLA-OF                
      GreenwoodSALAOF                
      AlexandriaCaroA+OF                
    Felix FerminGCL PiratesGCLRkSS5-11170R-R19UDFAMLB
      WatertownNYPLA-SS                
    Ken FordLynnEastAAC5-11191R-R25PIT: 1979-10-250AAA
      HawaiiPCLAAAC                
    Don FowlerHawaiiPCLAAAP6-2185R-R26PHI: 1975-25-578AAA
    Doug FrobelHawaiiPCLAAAOF6-4196L-R24Not draftedMLB
      PittsburghNLMLBOF                
    Dave FrostHawaii/PortlandPCLAAAP6-6235R-R30CHA: 1974-18-412MLB
    Tomas GironWatertownNYPLA-P5-11164-R22Not draftedA
    Burk GoldthornAlexandriaCaroA+C6-3195L-R24PIT: 1982-1-4AAA
      LynnEastAAC                
    Denny GonzalezHawaiiPCLAAA3B-SS5-11185R-R19Not draftedMLB
    Fernando GonzalezAlexandriaCaroA+P5-11160R-R20Not draftedAA
      LynnEastAAP                
    Jose GonzalezWatertownNYPLA-P6-2190R-R19Not draftedA-
    Kevin GordonGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-3210R-R21PIT: 1983-23-578AAA
      WatertownNYPLA-P                
    Chris GreenLynnEastAAP6-2214L-L22PIT: 1979-4-94MLB
      HawaiiPCLAAAP                
    Gary GrudzinskiGreenwoodSALAP6-2190R-R20PIT: 1982-11-250A+
    Cecilio GuanteHawaiiPCLAAAP6-3205R-R23Not draftedMLB
      PittsburghNLMLBP                
    Dimas GutierrezGCL PiratesGCLRk3B5-11160B-R17Not draftedAA
    Andy HallGCL PiratesGCLRkC6-4220R-R18Not draftedAAA
    Sam HaroGreenwoodSALAOF-3B6-2155B-R22Not draftedAAA
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Brian HarperPittsburghNLMLBC6-2206R-R23CAL: 1977-4-85MLB
    Tom HausmanHawaiiPCLAAAP6-5200R-R30MIL: 1971-10-226MLB
    Richie HebnerPittsburghNLMLB3B-1B6-1200L-R35PIT: 1966-1-15MLB
    Steve HerzHawaiiPCLAAAC6-2210R-R26MIN: 1977-6-145AAA
    Shawn HolmanGreenwoodSALAP6-2185R-R18PIT: 1982-14-347MLB
    Brian HowardWatertownNYPLA-SS5-10170R-R19PIT: 1983-1-13A-
    Francisco JImenezGCL PiratesGCLRkOF5-9170L-L20Not draftedA
      WatertownNYPLA-OF                
      GreenwoodSALAOF                
    Dave JohnsonAlexandriaCaroA+P5-11180R-R23KCA: 1981-5-128MLB
    Larry JohnsonAlexandriaCaroA+OF6-3200L-R22PIT: 1983-16-404A+
    Fred JonesGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-3190-R21Not draftedRk
    Sam KhalifaAlexandriaCaroA+SS5-11170R-R19PIT: 1982-1-7MLB
      LynnEastAASS                
    Thomas KiernanGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-0185R-R22Not draftedA
      WatertownNYPLA-P                
    Boris KingGCL PiratesGCLRk1B6-1195R-R18PIT: 1983-6-144Rk
    David KordeckWatertownNYPLA-C6-1203R-R23Not draftedA-
    Ray KrawczykHawaiiPCLAAAP6-1186R-R23PIT: 1981-1-4MLB
    Tony LacavaGCL PiratesGCLRkIF6-0175R-R22Not draftedA
      GreenwoodSALAIF                
    John LackeyLynnEastAAP5-11185R-R26DET: 1979-17-429AA
    Lee LacyPittsburghNLMLBOF-2B6-1175R-R35LAN: 1969-2-29MLB
    Larry LamondeHawaiiPCLAAAP5-11175R-R22PIT: 1981-21-533AAA
    Chris LeinAlexandriaCaroA+P6-3195R-R24NYA: 1979-16-415AA
    Jose LindGCL PiratesGCLRk2B5-11155R-R19Not draftedMLB
    Orlando LindWatertownNYPLA-P6-1201R-R18Not draftedAAA
    Saul LopezWatertownNYPLA-P6-4155R-R18Not draftedA
    Englis MachizGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-2181R-R18Not draftedRk
    Bill MadlockPittsburghNLMLB3B5-11185R-R32WS2: 1970-5-97MLB
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Ravelo ManzanilloAlexandriaCaroA+P6-0210L-L19Not draftedMLB
    Lee MarcheskieLynnEastAAP6-3220R-R25Not draftedAA
    Modesto MartinezWatertownNYPLA-2B5-10160R-R19Not draftedA-
    Zoilo MartinezAlexandriaCaroA+3B5-11165R-R21Not draftedA+
    Charles MartyGreenwoodSALAP6-8225R-R23PIT: 1982-4-87A
    Omar MassiahGreenwoodSALAOF6-3175B-R19UDFAA
    Milt MayPittsburghNLMLBC6-0190L-R32PIT: 1968-11-237MLB
    Lee MazzilliPittsburghNLMLBOF-1B6-1185B-R28NYN: 1973-1-14MLB
    Conner McGeheeLynnEastAAOF5-11180L-L22PIT: 1979-5-120AA
    Mitch McKelveyGreenwoodSALAP6-1180R-R18PIT: 1982-6-139AA
    Larry McWilliamsPittsburghNLMLBP6-5180L-L29ATL: 1974-1-6MLB
    Manuel MejiaGreenwoodSALAP6-0160R-R21Not draftedA+
      AlexandriaCaroA+P                
    Cesar MenaGreenwoodSALA2B-SS5-10157R-R20Not draftedA
    Mario MendozaHawaiiPCLAAASS5-11187R-R32Not draftedMLB
    Guillermo MercedesGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-2185R-R19Not draftedA+
    Bob MiscikHawaiiPCLAAAIF6-0190R-R25Not draftedAAA
    Robert MitchellHawaiiPCLAAAOF-2B5-10170L-R29Not draftedAAA
    Dale MohorcicLynnEastAAP6-3220R-R27Not draftedMLB
      HawaiiPCLAAAP                
    Rafael MoncadaWatertownNYPLA-OF5-9166R-R20Not draftedA+
      AlexandriaCaroA+OF                
    J.B. MooreGreenwoodSALAOF6-0185R-R21Not draftedA+
    Domingo MorbanGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-2190L-L1Not draftedRk
    Jim MorrisonPittsburghNLMLB3B-2B5-11186R-R30PHI: 1974-5-99MLB
    Todd MoyerGreenwoodSALA1B6-2210R-R23Not draftedA
    Steve NicosiaPittsburghNLMLBC5-10185R-R26PIT: 1973-1-24MLB
    Randy NiemannHawaiiPCLAAAP6-4200L-L27MIN: 1975-3-60MLB
      PittsburghNLMLBP                
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Nelson NormanLynnEastAASS6-2160B-R25Not draftedMLB
    Christopher O'BrienGCL PiratesGCLRkOF6-1175L-R21Not draftedRk
    Jamie OberbrunerWatertownNYPLA-P6-4210-R24SDN: 1981-24-601AA
    Jim OpieAlexandriaCaroA+3B-OF6-2192R-R21PIT: 1982-2-35AAA
    Joe OrsulakHawaiiPCLAAARF-LF6-1186L-L21PIT: 1980-6-153MLB
      PittsburghNLMLBRF-LF                
    Junior OrtizPittsburghNLMLBC5-11174R-R23Not draftedMLB
    Bob OwchinkoHawaiiPCLAAAP6-2195L-L28SDN: 1976-1-5MLB
      PittsburghNLMLBP                
    Jose PachecoGCL PiratesGCLRkOF5-11155L-L20Not draftedA
    Dave ParkerPittsburghNLMLBOF6-5225L-R32PIT: 1970-14-332MLB
    Greg PastorsLynnEastAASS6-0180R-R26SDN: 1978-1-11AAA
    Tony PenaPittsburghNLMLBC6-0185R-R26Not draftedMLB
    Celcio PerezGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-5173-R19Not draftedRk
    Rick PetersonLynnEastAAP6-0175L-L28PIT: 1976-21-501AAA
    Stacey PettisGreenwoodSALAOF5-11160L-R20PIT: 1981-4-91A+
    Craig PippinLynnEastAAP6-2180R-R25KCA: 1978-30-693AAA
    Pete PiskolGreenwoodSALASS6-3185R-R24Not draftedA+
    Frank PolGreenwoodSALAP6-2160R-R19Not draftedA
    Alfonso PulidoPittsburghNLMLBP5-11170L-L26Not draftedMLB
    Mike QuadeWatertownNYPLA-OF6-0182R-R26PIT: 1979-22-560AA
      AlexandriaCaroA+OF                
    Luis RamosGreenwoodSALAOF0R-R-Not draftedA
    Art RayAlexandria/LynchburgCaroA+P6-0180R-R26PIT: 1979-9-224AA
    Johnny RayPittsburghNLMLB2B5-11175B-R26HOU: 1979-12-294MLB
    Rick RenteriaLynnEastAA2B-3B5-9172R-R21PIT: 1980-1-20MLB
    Rick RhodenPittsburghNLMLBP6-4203R-R30LAN: 1971-1-20MLB
    Pete RiceAlexandriaCaroA+OF-P6-5200R-R21Not draftedAAA
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Bruce RobinsonHawaiiPCLAAAC6-1185L-R29OAK: 1975-1-21MLB
    Don RobinsonLynnEastAAP6-4231R-R26HOU: 1977-17-430MLB
      PittsburghNLMLBP                
    Jose RodriguezLynnEastAAOF6-1179R-R24Not draftedAAA
    Ruben RodriguezAlexandriaCaroA+C6-3190R-R18MIL: 1988-20-523MLB
    Gustavo RoqueGCL PiratesGCLRkIF6-1160R-R18Not draftedA
    Pete RoweAlexandriaCaroA+OF6-1175R-R27TOR: 1977-11-285AA
      LynnEastAAOF                
    Larry RushHawaiiPCLAAA1B-3B6-2190R-R27CAL: 1973-11-247AAA
    Leopoldo SanchezGreenwoodSALAP6-4240L-L20Not draftedAA
    Tommy SandtLynnEastAASS-2B5-11175R-R32OAK: 1969-2-33MLB
    Manny SarmientoPittsburghNLMLBP6-0170R-R27Not draftedMLB
    Jeff SatzingerGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-3218R-R18PIT: 1983-8-196AAA
    Rich SauveurWatertownNYPLA-P6-4170L-L19PIT: 1983-11-253MLB
    John SchaiveLynnEastAA1B6-4190R-R25Not draftedAA
    Rod ScurryPittsburghNLMLBP6-2180L-L27PIT: 1974-1-11MLB
    Paul SemallHawaiiPCLAAAP6-4200R-R27NYA: 1977-12-309AAA
    Steve SenteneyHawaiiPCLAAAP6-2205R-R27Not draftedMLB
    Scott SimmonsWatertownNYPLA-P6-3190L-L-TOR: 1981-5-110A
      GreenwoodSALAP                
    Kelly SimonGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-0180R-R22SEA: 1981-2-28A
      WatertownNYPLA-P                
    John SmileyGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-4210L-L18PIT: 1983-12-300MLB
    Dan SmithWatertownNYPLA-SS6-3180R-R24PIT: 1981-27-678A
    Robert SpurlinWatertownNYPLA-C6-2185R-R24SFN: 1980-43-832A+
      GreenwoodSALAC                
    Don StanhouseHawaiiPCLAAAP6-2195R-R32OAK: 1969-1-9MLB
    Bernard StantonGreenwoodSALAP6-3190R-R24PIT: 1982-19-477A
    Thad SteeleGCL PiratesGCLRkOF5-10160R-R18PIT: 1983-7-170Rk
    James StinnettGreenwoodSALAP6-2210R-R24Not draftedA
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Shawn StoneGreenwoodSALAP6-0175R-R19PIT: 1982-5-113A+
    Steve SusceAlexandriaCaroA+P6-4210R-R23PIT: 1981-11-273AA
      LynnEastAAP                
    Dorn TaylorGreenwoodSALAP6-2180R-R24Not draftedMLB
      AlexandriaCaroA+P                
    Johnny TaylorLynnEastAAP5-11195R-L24Not draftedAAA
      HawaiiPCLAAAP                
    Kent TekulvePittsburghNLMLBP6-4180R-R36Not draftedMLB
    Gene TenacePittsburghNLMLBC-1B6-0190R-R36KC1: 1965-20-399MLB
    Heriberto ThemGreenwoodSALA3B5-9184B-R20Not draftedA
    Keith ThibodeauxLynnEastAAP6-0183R-R24PIT: 1980-3-75AA
    Jason ThompsonPittsburghNLMLB1B6-3210L-L28DET: 1975-4-75MLB
    Randolph ThompsonWatertownNYPLA-1B6-6230R-R22Not draftedA-
    Curtis ThurstonGCL PiratesGCLRkOF5-11175R-R23PIT: 1983-24-601Rk
    Jesus TiamoGreenwoodSALAC5-11170R-R22Not draftedA
    John ToffeyWatertownNYPLA-P6-3210L-L22Not draftedA-
    Dave TomlinPittsburghNLMLBP6-3185L-L34CIN: 1967-29-554MLB
    Alfredo TorresHawaiiPCLAAAC5-11180R-R25Not draftedAAA
    Lee TunnellPittsburghNLMLBP6-0180R-R22PIT: 1981-2-40MLB
    Jim UmbargerHawaiiPCLAAAP6-6200L-L30TEX: 1974-16-362MLB
    Hedi VargasLynnEastAA1B6-4205R-R24Not draftedMLB
      HawaiiPCLAAA1B                
    Doug WabekeLynnEastAASS5-10170R-R25SFN: 1980-42-828AA
    John WainwrightGCL PiratesGCLRkOF6-0165R-R22Not draftedA-
      WatertownNYPLA-OF                
    Scott WalkerGCL PiratesGCLRk1B6-1186L-L17PIT: 1983-10-248A
    Reggie WaltonHawaiiPCLAAAOF6-3205R-R30SFN: 1972-2-44MLB
    Jack WelchGCL PiratesGCLRkP6-2185R-R18PIT: 1983-11-274Rk
    Tim WheelerLynnEastAAP5-11185R-R22PIT: 1979-20-510AAA
    Jim WinnHawaiiPCLAAAP6-3210R-R23PIT: 1981-1-14MLB
      PittsburghNLMLBP                
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Ron WotusHawaiiPCLAAASS-2B6-1164R-R22PIT: 1979-16-406MLB
      PittsburghNLMLBSS-2B                
    Marvell WynnePittsburghNLMLBOF5-11185L-L23Not draftedMLB
    Frederick YoderGCL PiratesGCLRk1B6-0185L-R23Not draftedA
      WatertownNYPLA-1B                
      GreenwoodSALA1B                
    Jeff ZaskeLynnEastAAP6-5180R-R22PIT: 1978-27-642MLB
      HawaiiPCLAAAP                


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