1983 Chicago Cubs season
|1983 Chicago Cubs|
|Major League affiliations|
|General manager(s)||Dallas Green|
|Manager(s)||Lee Elia, Charlie Fox|
(Harry Caray, Steve Stone, Milo Hamilton)
(Milo Hamilton, Vince Lloyd, Lou Boudreau, Harry Caray)
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The 1983 Chicago Cubs season was the 111th season of the Chicago Cubs franchise, the 108th in the National League and the 68th at Wrigley Field. The Cubs finished fifth in the National League East with a record of 71–91.
- 1 Offseason
- 2 Regular season
- 3 Player stats
- 4 Awards and honors
- 5 Farm system
- 6 Notes
- 7 References
- October 15, 1982: Herman Segelke was traded by the Cubs to the San Francisco Giants for Alan Hargesheimer.
- December 9, 1982: Steve Henderson was traded by the Cubs to the Seattle Mariners for Rich Bordi.
- December 10, 1982: Wayne Nordhagen was signed as a free agent by the Cubs.
- January 25, 1983: Scott Fletcher, Pat Tabler, Randy Martz, and Dick Tidrow were traded by the Cubs to the Chicago White Sox for Steve Trout and Warren Brusstar.
- February 7, 1983: Butch Benton was traded by the Cubs to the Montreal Expos for Jerry Manuel.
|St. Louis Cardinals||79||83||.488||11|
|New York Mets||68||94||.420||22|
Record vs. opponents
1983 NL Records
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- April 1, 1983: The Cubs traded a player to be named later and cash to the Milwaukee Brewers for Steve Lake. The Cubs completed the deal by sending Rich Buonantony (minors) to the Brewers on October 24.
- May 22, 1983: Willie Hernández was traded by the Cubs to the Philadelphia Phillies for Dick Ruthven and Bill Johnson.
- June 9, 1983: Wayne Nordhagen was released by the Cubs.
- June 28, 1983: Rick Reuschel was signed as a free agent by the Cubs.
- June 6, 1983: 1983 Major League Baseball Draft
|1983 Chicago Cubs|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
|C||Davis, JodyJody Davis||151||510||138||.271||24||84|
Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
|Lake, SteveSteve Lake||38||85||22||.259||1||7|
|Nordhagen, WayneWayne Nordhagen||21||35||5||.143||0||4|
|Diaz, MikeMike Diaz||6||7||2||.286||0||1|
Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
|Rainey, ChuckChuck Rainey||34||191||14||13||4.48||84|
|Trout, SteveSteve Trout||34||180||10||14||4.65||80|
|Jenkins, FergusonFerguson Jenkins||33||167.1||6||9||4.30||96|
|Ruthven, DickDick Ruthven||25||149.1||12||9||4.10||73|
|Reuschel, RickRick Reuschel||4||20.2||1||1||3.92||9|
|Schulze, DonDon Schulze||4||14||0||1||7.07||8|
Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
|Campbell, BillBill Campbell||82||6||8||8||4.49||97|
|Brusstar, WarrenWarren Brusstar||59||3||1||1||2.35||46|
|Bordi, RichRich Bordi||11||0||2||1||4.97||20|
|Hernández, WillieWillie Hernández||11||1||0||1||3.20||18|
|Johnson, BillBill Johnson||10||1||0||0||4.38||4|
|Hargesheimer, AlanAlan Hargesheimer||5||0||0||0||9.00||5|
Awards and honors
- Alan Hargesheimer page at Baseball Reference
- Rich Bordi page at Baseball Reference
- Wayne Nordhagen page at Baseball Reference
- Steve Trout page at Baseball Reference
- Jerry Manuel page at Baseball Reference
- Steve Lake page at Baseball Reference
- Willie Hernández page at Baseball Reference
- Rick Reuschel page at Baseball Reference
- Rich Amaral page at Baseball Reference
- Jacob Brumfield page at Baseball Reference
- Great Baseball Feats, Facts and Figures, 2008 Edition, p.47, David Nemec and Scott Flatow, A Signet Book, Penguin Group, New York, NY, ISBN 978-0-451-22363-0
- Johnson, Lloyd; Wolff, Miles, eds. (1997). The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball (2nd ed.). Durham, N.C.: Baseball America. ISBN 978-0-9637189-8-3.
- 1983 Chicago Cubs season at Baseball Reference