From BR Bullpen
|1982 in baseball|
|1982 National League|
|Cuban National League|
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 Season summary
- 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||St. Louis Cardinals||162||92||70||0||.568||-.-||685 (4.23)||609 (3.76)||0.264||0.333||0.364||3.37||0.981|
|2||Philadelphia Phillies||162||89||73||0||.549||3.0||664 (4.10)||654 (4.04)||0.260||0.323||0.376||3.61||0.981|
|3||Montreal Expos||162||86||76||0||.531||6.0||697 (4.30)||616 (3.80)||0.262||0.323||0.396||3.31||0.980|
|4||Pittsburgh Pirates||162||84||78||0||.519||8.0||724 (4.47)||696 (4.30)||0.273||0.327||0.408||3.81||0.977|
|5||Chicago Cubs||162||73||89||0||.451||19.0||676 (4.17)||709 (4.38)||0.260||0.316||0.375||3.92||0.979|
|6||New York Mets||162||65||97||0||.401||27.0||609 (3.76)||723 (4.46)||0.247||0.305||0.350||3.88||0.972|
|1||Atlanta Braves||162||89||73||0||.549||-.-||739 (4.56)||702 (4.33)||0.256||0.324||0.383||3.82||0.979|
|2||Los Angeles Dodgers||162||88||74||0||.543||1.0||691 (4.27)||612 (3.78)||0.264||0.327||0.388||3.26||0.979|
|3||San Francisco Giants||162||87||75||0||.537||2.0||673 (4.15)||687 (4.24)||0.253||0.328||0.376||3.64||0.973|
|4||San Diego Padres||162||81||81||0||.500||8.0||675 (4.17)||658 (4.06)||0.257||0.310||0.359||3.52||0.976|
|5||Houston Astros||162||77||85||0||.475||12.0||569 (3.51)||620 (3.83)||0.247||0.302||0.349||3.42||0.978|
|6||Cincinnati Reds||162||61||101||0||.377||28.0||545 (3.36)||661 (4.08)||0.251||0.310||0.350||3.66||0.980|
 League leaders
- Bold indicates league record, Italics indicate all-time record
 All-Star Game
The National League Championship Series, featured St. Louis Cardinals, the Eastern Division winner, and the Atlanta Braves, the Western Division winner. The Cardinals defeated the Braves, 3 games to 0.
 Award winners
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 283 out of a possible 336 points and 14 first place votes.
The winner of the league's Cy Young Award, given its best pitcher, was Steve Carlton of the Philadelphia Phillies. In the award's voting, he had 112 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 Steve Sax, a second baseman with the Los Angeles Dodgers. In the award's voting, he had 63 out of a possible 120 points and 9 first place votes.
 Gold Gloves
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.
 Silver Sluggers
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.
 Hall of Fame Game
The thirty-ninth annual Hall of Fame Game was played on August 2 at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, NY near the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The game ended in a 4 - 4 tie between the New York Mets of the National League and Chicago White Sox of the American League. The game was called after eight innings due to rain.
 Notable events