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1983 Atlanta Braves

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1982 / 1984

88-74, Finished 2nd in NL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Joe Torre (88-74)
GM: John Mullen, Scouting Dir: Paul Snyder
Scored 746 runs, Allowed 640 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 92-70

Ballparks: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium · Attendance: 2,119,935 (4th of 12)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 108, Pitching - 107 · one-year: Batting - 106, Pitching - 105

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1982 / 1984 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Len Barker 27 R R 6' 5" 225 Jul 27, 1955 8 6 6 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Steve Bedrosian 25 R R 6' 3" 200 Dec 6, 1957 3 70 1 70 70 70 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.7 $155,000
Rick Behenna 23 R R 6' 2" 170 Mar 6, 1960 1st 14 6 14 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4
Bruce Benedict 27 R R 6' 1" 175 Aug 18, 1955 6 134 128 134 134 0 134 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.5 All-Star
Tommy Boggs 27 R R 6' 2" 195 Oct 25, 1955 8 5 0 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Tony Brizzolara 26 R R 6' 5" 215 Jan 14, 1957 2 14 0 14 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Brett Butler 26 L L 5' 10" 160 Jun 15, 1957 3 151 130 151 143 0 0 0 0 0 0 109 39 4 152 6 7 2.9 $110,000
Rick Camp 30 R R 6' 1" 185 Jun 10, 1953 7 40 16 40 40 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4
Chris Chambliss 34 L R 6' 1" 195 Dec 26, 1948 13 131 122 131 126 0 0 126 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0.8
Ken Dayley 24 L L 6' 0" 171 Feb 25, 1959 2 25 16 25 24 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.5
Jeff Dedmon 23 L R 6' 2" 200 Mar 4, 1960 1st 5 0 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Pete Falcone 29 L L 6' 2" 185 Oct 1, 1953 9 33 15 33 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4
Terry Forster 31 L L 6' 3" 200 Jan 14, 1952 13 56 0 56 56 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.6 $483,333
Gene Garber 35 R R 5' 10" 175 Nov 13, 1947 14 43 0 43 43 43 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.7
Albert Hall 25 B R 5' 11" 155 Mar 7, 1958 3 10 2 10 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 5 1 6 -0.3
Terry Harper 27 R R 6' 4" 195 Aug 19, 1955 4 80 46 80 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 2 32 61 24 3 -0.2
Bob Horner 25 R R 6' 1" 195 Aug 6, 1957 6 104 104 104 104 0 0 1 0 104 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.9 $900,000
Glenn Hubbard 25 R R 5' 9" 150 Sep 25, 1957 6 148 144 148 148 0 0 0 148 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.9 All-Star
Brook Jacoby 23 R R 5' 11" 175 Nov 23, 1959 2 4 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 -0.2
Randy Johnson 27 R R 6' 1" 190 Jun 10, 1956 2 86 30 86 56 0 0 0 4 53 0 0 0 0 0 32 9 0.6
Mike Jorgensen 34 L L 6' 0" 195 Aug 16, 1948 15 57 4 57 25 0 0 19 0 0 0 6 0 0 6 35 5 0.1
Brad Komminsk 22 R R 6' 2" 202 Apr 4, 1961 1st 19 9 19 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 12 13 9 0 -0.2
Rick Mahler 29 R R 6' 1" 195 Aug 5, 1953 5 10 0 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Craig McMurtry 23 R R 6' 5" 195 Nov 5, 1959 1st 36 35 36 36 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.7
Donnie Moore 29 L R 6' 0" 185 Feb 13, 1954 8 43 0 43 43 43 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9
Dale Murphy 27 R R 6' 4" 210 Mar 12, 1956 8 162 158 162 160 0 0 0 0 0 0 28 136 2 166 2 0 7.1 $1,300,000 All-Star
Phil Niekro HOF 44 R R 6' 1" 180 Apr 1, 1939 20 34 33 34 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.5 $800,000
Larry Owen 28 R R 5' 11" 185 May 31, 1955 3 17 2 17 16 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.4
Pascual Perez 26 R R 6' 2" 162 May 17, 1957 4 33 33 33 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.6 All-Star
Gerald Perry 22 L R 5' 11" 180 Oct 30, 1960 1st 27 6 27 8 0 0 7 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 18 1 0.4
Biff Pocoroba 29 B R 5' 10" 175 Jul 25, 1953 9 55 29 55 35 0 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 0 0.1
Rafael Ramirez 25 R R 6' 0" 170 Feb 18, 1958 4 152 151 152 152 0 0 0 0 0 152 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.1 $259,900
Jerry Royster 30 R R 6' 0" 165 Oct 18, 1952 11 91 68 91 87 0 0 0 26 47 13 18 0 0 18 4 6 0.6
Paul Runge 25 R R 6' 0" 165 May 21, 1958 3 5 2 5 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 -0.0
Matt Sinatro 23 R R 5' 9" 174 Mar 22, 1960 3 7 3 7 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 -0.1
Ken Smith 25 L R 6' 1" 195 Feb 12, 1958 3 30 0 30 13 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 8 0.2
Bob Walk 26 R R 6' 3" 185 Nov 26, 1956 4 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Claudell Washington 28 L L 6' 0" 190 Aug 31, 1954 10 134 121 134 128 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 127 128 8 1 0.2 $700,000
Bob Watson 37 R R 6' 0" 201 Apr 10, 1946 18 65 34 65 34 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 0 0.2 $300,000
Paul Zuvella 24 R R 6' 0" 173 Oct 31, 1958 2 3 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.1
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1982 / 1984 Roster (40-man)