1983 Boston Red Sox Roster

The 1983 Boston Red Sox team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1983 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 1983 Boston Red Sox Opening Day starters list, a 1983 Boston Red Sox salary list, a 1983 Boston Red Sox uniform number breakdown and a 1983 Boston Red Sox primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

6-00
185
Right
Right
1953-06-14
6-04
180
Right
Right
1950-03-05
6-01
155
Right
Right
1959-10-06
6-02
195
Right
Right
1959-03-04
6-04
215
Right
Right
1956-05-27
6-02
190
Right
Right
1954-10-03
6-03
215
Left
Left
1958-03-24
6-02
190
Left
Left
1956-08-21
6-00
194
Right
Right
1959-04-02
6-01
190
Left
Left
1957-12-17
6-04
215
Right
Right
1954-11-10
6-00
185
Left
Left
1954-02-02
5-11
185
Right
Right
1955-02-04
6-00
215
Right
Left
1959-09-26
6-02
218
Right
Right
1948-09-11
5-10
176
Right
Right
1958-06-23
6-02
197
Right
Left
1958-06-15
5-11
175
Right
Right
1960-06-27
6-02
190
Right
Right
1958-07-07
6-02
185
Right
Right
1957-10-24
5-09
165
Right
Left
1952-11-08
6-01
178
Right
Right
1954-01-16
6-02
160
Right
Both
1956-06-03
6-01
200
Right
Right
1953-07-02
6-02
205
Right
Right
1951-11-03
5-10
170
Left
Left
1959-09-22
6-00
185
Left
Left
1948-04-19
5-11
165
Right
Right
1958-08-05
6-02
205
Right
Right
1953-03-08
5-09
179
Right
Both
1957-11-25
5-11
182
Right
Left
1939-08-22
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The 1983 Boston Red Sox played 162 games during the regular season, won 78 games, lost 84 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Fenway Park (Park Factors: 107/107) where 1,782,285 fans witnessed their 1983 Red Sox finish the season with a .481 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 1983 Boston Red Sox Opening Day starters list, a 1983 Boston Red Sox salary list, a 1983 Boston Red Sox uniform number breakdown and a 1983 Boston Red Sox primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1983 Boston Red Sox 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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