1982 New York Mets Roster

The 1982 New York Mets team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1982 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1982 New York Mets Opening Day starters list, a 1982 New York Mets salary list, a 1982 New York Mets uniform number breakdown and a 1982 New York Mets primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1982 New York Mets

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Complete Roster

6-02
190
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1958-01-24
6-00
170
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1958-01-07
6-02
185
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Left
1953-10-01
6-02
200
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1958-10-05
6-04
200
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Left
1957-12-16
6-05
200
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1953-03-31
6-01
190
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1958-09-18
6-00
178
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1950-01-12
6-00
215
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1954-03-13
6-06
230
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Right
1956-02-25
6-02
205
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1957-04-21
6-03
185
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Right
1957-10-20
6-03
200
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Right
1955-02-07
6-03
215
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Right
1955-04-26
6-02
210
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Right
1957-09-26
6-03
215
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Right
1950-11-30
6-02
205
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Left
1958-05-11
6-05
180
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Right
1952-04-24
6-04
210
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Right
1955-04-16
6-01
185
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Left
1949-06-22
6-00
200
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Right
1958-09-28
6-00
185
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Right
1951-08-21
5-09
160
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Both
1959-09-22
5-11
170
Right
Right
1951-07-10
6-00
200
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1956-09-24
6-00
175
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Right
1957-10-24
6-01
165
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1960-04-27
6-00
195
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Left
1948-08-16
6-06
210
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1948-12-21
6-00
180
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1953-01-09
6-01
185
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Right
1953-02-11
6-01
185
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1948-12-01
6-02
185
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1958-04-02
6-02
210
Left
Left
1954-10-28
6-02
200
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Left
1944-04-01
6-00
185
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Right
1960-08-29
6-04
207
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Right
1954-07-30
5-10
170
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1956-02-09
6-00
180
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1951-08-28
6-01
200
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1952-09-07
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The 1982 New York Mets played 162 games during the regular season, won 65 games, lost 97 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Shea Stadium (Park Factors: 99/101) where 1,323,036 fans witnessed their 1982 Mets finish the season with a .401 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1982 New York Mets Opening Day starters list, a 1982 New York Mets salary list, a 1982 New York Mets uniform number breakdown and a 1982 New York Mets primary starters list:

1982 New York Mets
Salaries

George Foster $1,650,000.00
Rusty Staub $333,333.00
Joel Youngblood $316,667.00
Dave Kingman $275,000.00
Mike Scott $190,000.00
Jesse Orosco $112,500.00
Bruce Bochy $52,000.00
Wally Backman $33,500.00
Hubie Brooks $33,500.00
Brent Gaff $33,500.00
Ron Gardenhire $33,500.00
Brian Giles $33,500.00
Tom Gorman $33,500.00
Scott Holman $33,500.00
Mike Howard $33,500.00
Terry Leach $33,500.00
Ed Lynch $33,500.00
Rick Ownbey $33,500.00
Charlie Puleo $33,500.00
Gary Rajsich $33,500.00
Ronn Reynolds $33,500.00
Doug Sisk $33,500.00
Walt Terrell $33,500.00
Rusty Tillman $33,500.00
Mookie Wilson $33,500.00

Did you know that a 1982 New York Mets Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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