1983 National League
|1983 in baseball|
|1983 National League|
|Cuban National League|
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- Bold indicates league champion, Italics indicates World Series champion
|Rank||Team||G||W||L||T||WPCT||GB||RS (RS/G)||RA (RA/G)||AVG||OBP||SLG||ERA||FPCT|
|1||Philadelphia Phillies||163||90||72||1||.552||-.-||696 (4.27)||635 (3.90)||0.249||0.328||0.373||3.34||0.976|
|2||Pittsburgh Pirates||162||84||78||0||.519||6.0||659 (4.07)||648 (4.00)||0.264||0.325||0.383||3.55||0.981|
|3||Montreal Expos||163||82||80||1||.503||8.0||677 (4.15)||646 (3.96)||0.264||0.325||0.386||3.58||0.981|
|4||St. Louis Cardinals||162||79||83||0||.488||11.0||679 (4.19)||710 (4.38)||0.270||0.335||0.384||3.79||0.976|
|5||Chicago Cubs||162||71||91||0||.438||19.0||701 (4.33)||719 (4.44)||0.261||0.319||0.401||4.08||0.982|
|6||New York Mets||162||68||94||0||.420||22.0||575 (3.55)||680 (4.20)||0.241||0.298||0.344||3.68||0.976|
|1||Los Angeles Dodgers||163||91||71||1||.558||-.-||654 (4.01)||609 (3.74)||0.250||0.318||0.379||3.10||0.974|
|2||Atlanta Braves||162||88||74||0||.543||3.0||746 (4.60)||640 (3.95)||0.272||0.342||0.400||3.67||0.978|
|3||Houston Astros||162||85||77||0||.525||6.0||643 (3.97)||646 (3.99)||0.257||0.320||0.375||3.45||0.977|
|4||San Diego Padres||163||81||81||1||.497||10.0||653 (4.01)||653 (4.01)||0.250||0.311||0.351||3.62||0.979|
|5||San Francisco Giants||162||79||83||0||.488||12.0||687 (4.24)||697 (4.30)||0.247||0.324||0.375||3.70||0.973|
|6||Cincinnati Reds||162||74||88||0||.457||17.0||623 (3.85)||710 (4.38)||0.239||0.314||0.356||3.98||0.981|
- Bold indicates league record, Italics indicate all-time record
The National League Championship Series, featured Philadelphia Phillies, the Eastern Division winner, and the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Western Division winner. The Phillies defeated the Dodgers, 3 games to 1.
The winner of the league's Most Valuable Player Award, given its Most Valuable Player, was Dale Murphy, an outfielder with the Atlanta Braves. In the award's voting, he had 318 out of a possible 336 points and 21 first place votes.
The winner of the league's Cy Young Award, given its best pitcher, was John Denny of the Philadelphia Phillies. In the award's voting, he had 103 out of a possible 120 points and 20 first place votes.
The winner of the league's Rookie of the Year Award, given its best rookie player, was Darryl Strawberry, an outfielder with the New York Mets. In the award's voting, he had 106 out of a possible 120 points and 18 first place votes.
The following players won the Gold Glove Award, given to the league's best fielders as voted upon by its managers and coaches, at their respective position.
The following players won the Silver Slugger Award, given to the league's best fielders as voted upon by its managers and coaches, at their respective position.
- Player of the Month Award
- Pitcher of the Month Award
Hall of Fame Game
The fortieth annual Hall of Fame Game was played on August 1 at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, NY near the National Baseball Hall of Fame. In the game, the National League's St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Baltimore Orioles of the American League by a score of 4 to 1.
- Fred Brocklander
- Jerry Crawford
- Jerry Dale
- Bob Davidson
- Satch Davidson
- Gerry Davis
- Dana DeMuth
- Bob Engel
- Bruce Froemming
- Eric Gregg
- Scott Grinder
- Lanny Harris
- Doug Harvey
- John Kibler
- Randy Marsh
- John McSherry
- Ed Montague
- Dave Pallone
- Frank Pulli
- Jim Quick
- Dutch Rennert
- Steve Rippley
- Paul Runge
- Dick Stello
- Terry Tata
- Ed Vargo
- Harry Wendelstedt
- Joe West
- Lee Weyer
- Bill Williams
- Charlie Williams
- Will Leitch: "Pine tar, 'Winning Ugly' and ... birds? '83 was weird", mlb.com, April 11, 2020.