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1983 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 71-91 .438
Rank: 5th in National League East
Run Differential: 701-719 -18
Roster Continuity 66.93% 25/26
Manager(s): Lee Elia, Charlie Fox
General Manager: Bob Kennedy, Dallas Green
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 1,479,717 16/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Jackie Davidson (#6) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: John Vukovich
Bullpen Coach: Duffy Dyer
First Base Coach: Fred Koenig
Pitching Coach: Bill Connors
Third Base Coach: Ruben Amaro

#1 Draft Picks

Joe Carter (#2), Scot Thompson (#7), Steve Trout (#8), Junior Kennedy (#10), Don Schulze (#11), Tom Veryzer (#11), Don Schulze (#11), Leon Durham (#15)
National League East Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1983 Chicago Cubs season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    42Rich BordiP6-7220R-R241980OAK: 1980-3-56MLB--
    20Thad BosleyOF6-3175L-L261977CAL: 1974-4-82MLB--
    1Larry BowaSS5-10155B-R371970Not draftedMLB--
    41Warren BrusstarP6-3200R-R311977PHI: 1974-4-67MLB--
    22Bill Buckner1B-OF6-0185L-L331969LAN: 1968-2-25MLB--
    39Bill CampbellP6-3190R-R341973BAL: 1968-6-94MLB--
    33Joe CarterLF-RF6-3215R-R231983CHN: 1981-1-2MLB--
    11Ron Cey3B5-9185R-R351971LAN: 1968-3-53MLB--
    26Fritzie Connally3B6-3210R-R251983CHN: 1980-7-167MLB--
    7Jody DavisC6-3210R-R261981NYN: 1976-3-62MLB--
    15Mike Diaz1B-OF6-2195R-R231983CHN: 1978-30-685MLB--
    10Leon Durham1B-OF6-2210L-L251980SLN: 1976-1-15MLB--
    38Tom GrantOF6-2190L-R261983CHN: 1979-16-402MLB--
    27Mel HallLF-OF6-1185L-L221981CHN: 1978-2-39MLB--
    50Al HargesheimerP6-3195R-R261980Not draftedMLB--
    38Willie HernandezP6-3180L-L281977Not draftedMLB--
    31Fergie JenkinsP6-5210R-R391965Not draftedMLB--
    37Bill JohnsonP6-5205R-R221983Not draftedMLB--
    21Jay JohnstoneOF6-1175L-R371966Not draftedMLB--
    15Junior Kennedy2B6-0185R-R321974BAL: 1968-1-10MLB--
    16Steve LakeC6-1190R-R261983BAL: 1975-3-71MLB--
    32Craig LeffertsP6-1210L-L251983CHN: 1980-9-219MLB--
    17Jay Loviglio2B-3B5-9160R-R271980Not draftedMLB--
    12Carmelo MartinezOF-1B6-2220R-R221983Not draftedMLB--
    24Jerry MoralesOF5-10175R-R341969Not draftedMLB--
    6Keith MorelandOF-3B6-0200R-R291978PHI: 1975-7-156MLB--
    37Paul MoskauP6-2210R-R291977CIN: 1975-3-70MLB--
    48Dickie NolesP6-2190R-R261979PHI: 1975-4-84MLB--
    20Wayne NordhagenOF6-2205R-R341976NYA: 1968-7-136MLB--
    19Dave OwenSS-3B6-2170B-R251983CHN: 1979-10-246MLB--
    52Reggie PattersonP6-4180R-R241981Not draftedMLB--
    36Mike ProlyP6-0185R-R321976SLN: 1972-9-213MLB--
    30Chuck RaineyP5-11190R-R281979BOS: 1974-1-19MLB--
    47Rick ReuschelP6-3235R-R341972CHN: 1970-3-67MLB--
    17Dan Rohn2B-3B5-7165L-R271983CHN: 1977-4-90MLB--
    44Dick RuthvenP6-3190R-R321973PHI: 1973-1-1MLB--
    23Ryne Sandberg2B6-2180R-R231981PHI: 1978-20-511MLB--
    43Don SchulzeP6-3225R-R201983CHN: 1980-1-11MLB--
    46Lee SmithP6-5220R-R251980CHN: 1975-2-28MLB--
    18Scot ThompsonOF-1B6-3195L-L271978CHN: 1974-1-7MLB--
    34Steve TroutP6-4195L-L251978CHA: 1976-1-8MLB--
    29Tom VeryzerSS6-1185R-R301973DET: 1971-1-11MLB--
    25Gary WoodsOF6-2190R-R281976MIN: 1973-27-602MLB--

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