1983 Detroit Tigers Roster

The 1983 Detroit Tigers 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 Detroit Tigers Opening Day starters list, a 1983 Detroit Tigers salary list, a 1983 Detroit Tigers uniform number breakdown and a 1983 Detroit Tigers primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1983 Detroit Tigers

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Complete Roster

6-06
200
Right
Right
1951-02-16
6-00
195
Left
Right
1957-07-31
6-00
180
Right
Right
1949-08-22
5-11
215
Right
Right
1954-11-30
6-01
190
Right
Right
1958-05-05
6-04
230
Right
Right
1958-08-15
6-00
220
Right
Right
1948-09-21
6-00
190
Left
Both
1956-04-11
6-03
200
Right
Right
1955-05-16
6-03
205
Right
Right
1956-04-25
6-04
200
Right
Right
1958-11-13
6-04
200
Right
Right
1956-08-05
6-01
190
Left
Left
1957-09-01
6-01
195
Right
Right
1957-03-05
6-00
175
Left
Left
1957-02-09
6-02
185
Right
Right
1950-04-20
6-00
190
Right
Right
1952-09-25
6-00
200
Right
Left
1950-06-14
6-03
220
Right
Right
1956-06-15
5-10
170
Right
Right
1953-08-10
6-05
185
Right
Right
1949-10-08
6-01
190
Right
Right
1957-01-16
5-11
165
Right
Right
1952-12-25
6-03
205
Right
Right
1952-08-08
5-11
178
Right
Both
1960-11-29
6-01
180
Right
Left
1954-09-17
6-02
210
Left
Left
1960-06-14
6-00
195
Left
Left
1957-05-04
6-00
175
Right
Right
1958-02-21
5-11
160
Right
Left
1957-05-12
6-03
188
Right
Left
1948-08-04
6-03
195
Right
Right
1953-11-03
5-09
175
Right
Right
1953-01-01
6-00
195
Right
Right
1955-02-12
6-01
190
Right
Right
1958-12-22
6-03
215
Left
Left
1957-05-28
6-00
190
Right
Left
1950-05-21
6-02
200
Right
Right
1953-08-31
6-00
190
Right
Right
1949-02-27
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The 1983 Detroit Tigers played 162 games during the regular season, won 92 games, lost 70 games, and finished in second position. They played their home games at Tiger Stadium (Park Factors: 97/96) where 1,829,636 fans witnessed their 1983 Tigers finish the season with a .568 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 Detroit Tigers Opening Day starters list, a 1983 Detroit Tigers salary list, a 1983 Detroit Tigers uniform number breakdown and a 1983 Detroit Tigers primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1983 Detroit Tigers 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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