1983 College World Series

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The 1983 College World Series was played at Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, NE from June 3 to June 11. The participating schools qualified by winning one of eight regional tournaments. The thirty-seventh tournament's champion was the University of Texas at Austin coached by Cliff Gustafson. The Most Outstanding Player was Calvin Schiraldi of the University of Texas at Austin.

Participating Teams[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish CWS W-L Record
UAlabama73-98.JPG University of Alabama Southeastern Conference 43 - 9 (14 - 7, 2.5 GB) Barry Shollenberger 1
(last: 1950)
6th
(1950)
1 - 2
ArizonaStateU80-10.jpg Arizona State University Pacific Ten Conference 42 - 22 (17 - 13, 3 GB) Jim Brock 11
(last: 1981)
1st
(1965, 1967, 1969, 1977, 1981)
42 - 17
JamesMadisonU86-01.JPG James Madison University ECAC South Section 37 - 11 (n/a) Brad Babcock 0
(last: none)
none 0 - 0
UMaine.jpg University of Maine ECAC New England 29 - 14 (11-1) John Winkin 4
(last: 1982)
3rd
(1964, 1982)
7 - 8
UMichigan.jpg University of Michigan Big Ten Conference 48 - 7 (13 - 2, 0 GB) Bud Middaugh 5
(last: 1981)
1st
(1953)
10 - 7
OklahomaStateU73-00.jpg Oklahoma State University Big Eight Conference 47 - 14 (11 - 3, 0 GB) Gary Ward 10
(last: 1982)
1st
(1959)
23 - 19
Stanford79-89.JPG Stanford University Pacific Ten Conference 40 - 15 - 1 (20 - 10, 0 GB) Mark Marquess 3
(last: 1982)
3rd
(1967)
5 - 6
UTexas.jpg University of Texas at Austin Southwest Conference 61 - 14 (18 - 3, 0 GB) Cliff Gustafson 20
(last: 1982)
1st
(1949, 1950, 1975)
43 - 36

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

  First round     Second round     Third round
                           


  Texas 12  
  James Madison 0    
      Texas 6  
      Oklahoma State 5    
  Oklahoma State 3          
  Stanford 1        
      Texas 6
      Alabama 4
  Michigan 6        
  Maine 5          
      Michigan 5    
      Alabama 6  
  Alabama 6    
  Arizona State 5  
  Loser's bracket
  James Madison 1  
  Stanford 3     Michigan 11
    Stanford 4
  Maine 0  
  Arizona State 7     Oklahoma State 5
    Arizona State 6
  Semifinals     Finals    
                           
 
  Texas 4    
  Michigan 2      
      Texas 4  
      Alabama 3  
  Alabama 6    
  Arizona State 0  


Game Results[edit]

Date Game Winner Score Loser Notes
June 3 Game 1 Texas 12 - 0 James Madison
Game 2 Oklahoma State 3 - 1 Stanford
June 4 Game 3 Michigan 6 - 5 Maine
Game 4 Alabama 6 - 5 (11 innings) Arizona State
June 5 Game 5 Stanford 3 - 1 James Madison James Madison eliminated
Game 6 Arizona State 7 - 0 Maine Maine eliminated
June 6 Game 7 Texas 6 - 5 (11 innings) Oklahoma State
June 7 Game 8 Alabama 6 - 5 Michigan
June 8 Game 9 Arizona State 6 - 5 Oklahoma State Oklahoma State eliminated
Game 10 Michigan 11 - 4 Stanford Stanford eliminated
June 9 Game 11 Texas 6 - 4 (10 innings) Alabama
June 10 Game 12 Alabama 6 - 0 Arizona State Arizona State eliminated
Game 13 Texas 4 - 2 Michigan Michigan eliminated
June 11 Final Texas 4 - 3 Alabama Texas wins CWS

All-Tournament Team[edit]

The following players were members of the All-Tournament Team.

Position Player Class School
Pitcher Tim Meacham Junior Alabama
Calvin Schiraldi Junior Texas
Catcher Jeff Hearron Senior Texas
First baseman Dave Magadan Junior Alabama
Second baseman Bill Bates Freshman Texas
Third baseman Chris Sabo Junior Michigan
Shortstop Mike Brumley Junior Texas
Outfielder Barry Bonds Freshman Arizona State
Tim Knapp Senior Oklahoma State
Dale Sklar Sophomore Michigan
Designated hitter Pete Incaviglia Freshman Oklahoma State

Notable Players[edit]

Tournament Notes[edit]

Related Sites[edit]


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