1983 New York Mets Roster

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

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1983 New York Mets

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Complete Roster

6-02
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1958-01-24
6-03
195
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1960-08-19
6-00
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1958-01-07
6-02
200
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1958-10-05
6-04
200
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Left
1957-12-16
6-01
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1958-09-18
6-03
205
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1958-12-23
6-06
230
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1956-02-25
6-02
205
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1957-04-21
6-03
185
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1957-10-20
6-01
206
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Right
1944-11-17
6-02
210
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1957-09-26
6-03
215
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1950-11-30
6-02
205
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Left
1958-05-11
6-05
220
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Right
1946-08-28
6-02
188
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Right
1958-11-05
5-11
190
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Right
1960-07-13
6-01
185
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Left
1949-06-22
5-11
176
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Right
1959-10-24
6-00
200
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Right
1958-09-28
6-01
195
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Right
1954-12-04
5-09
160
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Both
1959-09-22
5-11
170
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Right
1951-07-10
6-00
200
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1956-09-24
6-00
175
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1957-10-24
6-01
165
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Right
1960-04-27
6-00
195
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Left
1953-10-20
6-03
195
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1957-07-30
6-00
195
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Left
1948-08-16
6-06
210
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1948-12-21
5-10
160
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1963-07-04
6-02
210
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Left
1954-10-28
6-02
200
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Left
1944-04-01
6-01
180
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Right
1956-12-03
6-01
185
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Right
1948-12-01
5-11
185
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Left
1957-07-03
6-02
185
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1958-04-02
6-06
200
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Left
1962-03-12
5-10
170
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Both
1956-02-09
6-00
185
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1951-08-21
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The 1983 New York Mets played 162 games during the regular season, won 68 games, lost 94 games, and finished in sixth position. They played their home games at Shea Stadium (Park Factors: 99/100) where 1,112,774 fans witnessed their 1983 Mets finish the season with a .420 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 Mets Opening Day starters list, a 1983 New York Mets salary list, a 1983 New York Mets uniform number breakdown and a 1983 New York Mets primary starters list:

1983 New York Mets
Salaries

George Foster $1,750,000.00
Tom Seaver $850,000.00
Dave Kingman $705,000.00
Mike Torrez $420,000.00
Rusty Staub $339,244.00
Jesse Orosco $112,500.00
Carlos Diaz $62,500.00
Darryl Strawberry $36,000.00
Mike Bishop $35,000.00
Mark Bradley $35,000.00
Ron Darling $35,000.00
Mike Fitzgerald $35,000.00
Brent Gaff $35,000.00
Ron Gardenhire $35,000.00
Brian Giles $35,000.00
Tom Gorman $35,000.00
Mike Howard $35,000.00
Tim Leary $35,000.00
Jose Oquendo $35,000.00
Junior Ortiz $35,000.00
Rick Ownbey $35,000.00
Gary Rajsich $35,000.00
Ronn Reynolds $35,000.00
Doug Sisk $35,000.00
Walt Terrell $35,000.00

Did you know that a 1983 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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