1983 New York Yankees Roster

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

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1983 New York Yankees

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Complete Roster

6-03
205
Right
Right
1950-09-04
6-03
190
Right
Right
1956-08-30
6-00
175
Left
Left
1957-08-08
6-05
205
Right
Right
1954-10-13
6-03
217
Right
Right
1951-07-05
5-11
162
Left
Left
1950-08-28
6-03
205
Right
Right
1955-11-26
6-02
175
Right
Right
1957-07-19
6-03
190
Right
Right
1955-07-03
6-02
200
Left
Left
1948-05-14
6-03
207
Left
Left
1944-07-18
6-01
180
Right
Right
1950-05-25
6-04
205
Right
Right
1950-02-02
6-00
180
Left
Right
1955-07-27
6-03
198
Left
Left
1958-11-28
5-11
185
Left
Right
1954-06-25
5-11
192
Right
Right
1954-05-19
6-01
190
Right
Right
1956-03-16
6-00
194
Right
Both
1956-03-14
6-03
225
Right
Right
1957-01-16
5-10
160
Right
Right
1942-03-09
6-00
200
Left
Left
1950-04-10
6-01
180
Right
Both
1960-08-25
6-00
165
Right
Both
1951-02-14
6-00
186
Right
Left
1944-08-20
5-11
166
Right
Right
1954-07-06
5-10
160
Right
Right
1957-10-02
6-01
185
Right
Both
1952-10-25
5-10
180
Right
Right
1957-01-22
5-11
165
Right
Left
1949-12-20
6-00
195
Left
Left
1954-08-07
6-00
175
Left
Left
1961-04-20
6-02
180
Left
Left
1952-10-24
6-02
185
Right
Both
1952-09-09
6-02
180
Right
Both
1959-01-09
6-00
170
Left
Left
1952-10-25
6-02
198
Right
Right
1943-08-28
6-06
220
Right
Right
1951-10-03
6-01
195
Right
Right
1949-06-28
5-11
180
Right
Left
1946-05-20
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The 1983 New York Yankees played 162 games during the regular season, won 91 games, lost 71 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Yankee Stadium (Park Factors: 96/96) where 2,257,976 fans witnessed their 1983 Yankees finish the season with a .562 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 New York Yankees Opening Day starters list, a 1983 New York Yankees salary list, a 1983 New York Yankees uniform number breakdown and a 1983 New York Yankees primary starters list:

1983 New York Yankees
Opening Day Starters

No Opening Day Information Available

1983 New York Yankees
Salaries

Dave Winfield $1,661,040.00
Ken Griffey $1,100,000.00
Ron Guidry $987,500.00
Steve Kemp $878,000.00
Roy Smalley $700,000.00
Don Baylor $680,000.00
Graig Nettles $616,250.00
Doyle Alexander $500,000.00
Shane Rawley $475,000.00
Goose Gossage $458,000.00
Lou Piniella $350,000.00
Bobby Murcer $275,000.00
Willie Randolph $245,000.00
Bert Campaneris $175,000.00
Otis Nixon $60,000.00
Steve Balboni $35,000.00
Brian Dayett $35,000.00
Juan Espino $35,000.00
Ray Fontenot $35,000.00
Curt Kaufman $35,000.00
Don Mattingly $35,000.00
Bob Meacham $35,000.00
Andre Robertson $35,000.00

Did you know that a 1983 New York Yankees 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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