1982 Major League Baseball season

The 1982 Major League Baseball season. Making up for their playoff miss of the year before, the St. Louis Cardinals won their ninth World Series championship, defeating the Milwaukee Brewers, four games to three.

1982 MLB season
LeagueMajor League Baseball
SportBaseball
DurationApril 5 – October 20, 1982
Number of games162
Number of teams26
Draft
Top draft pickShawon Dunston
Picked byChicago Cubs
Regular season
Season MVPAL: Robin Yount (MIL)
NL: Dale Murphy (ATL)
League postseason
AL championsMilwaukee Brewers
  AL runners-upCalifornia Angels
NL championsSt. Louis Cardinals
  NL runners-upAtlanta Braves
World Series
ChampionsSt. Louis Cardinals
  Runners-upMilwaukee Brewers
World Series MVPDarrell Porter (STL)
MLB seasons

Awards and honorsEdit

Statistical leadersEdit

Statistic American League National League
AVG Willie Wilson KC .332 Al Oliver MTL .331
HR Reggie Jackson CAL
Gorman Thomas MIL
39 Dave Kingman NYM 37
RBI Hal McRae KC 133 Dale Murphy ATL
Al Oliver MTL
109
Wins LaMarr Hoyt CHW 19 Steve Carlton PHI 23
ERA Rick Sutcliffe CLE 2.96 Steve Rogers MTL 2.40
SO Floyd Bannister SEA 209 Steve Carlton PHI 286
SV Dan Quisenberry KC 35 Bruce Sutter STL 36
SB Rickey Henderson OAK 130 Tim Raines MTL 78

StandingsEdit

PostseasonEdit

BracketEdit

  League Championship Series
(ALCS, NLCS)
World Series
                 
East Milwaukee 3  
West California 2  
    AL Milwaukee 3
  NL St. Louis 4
East St. Louis 3
West Atlanta 0  

Home Field AttendanceEdit

Team Name Wins Home attendance Per Game
Los Angeles Dodgers[1] 88 39.7% 3,608,881 51.6% 44,554
California Angels[2] 93 82.4% 2,807,360 94.7% 34,659
Philadelphia Phillies[3] 89 50.8% 2,376,394 45.0% 29,338
Montreal Expos[4] 86 43.3% 2,318,292 51.1% 28,621
Kansas City Royals[5] 90 80.0% 2,284,464 78.6% 28,203
St. Louis Cardinals[6] 92 55.9% 2,111,906 109.0% 26,073
New York Yankees[7] 79 33.9% 2,041,219 26.4% 25,200
Milwaukee Brewers[8] 95 53.2% 1,978,896 126.3% 24,133
Boston Red Sox[9] 89 50.8% 1,950,124 83.9% 24,076
Atlanta Braves[10] 89 78.0% 1,801,985 236.6% 22,247
Oakland Athletics[11] 68 6.3% 1,735,489 33.1% 21,426
Detroit Tigers[12] 83 38.3% 1,636,058 42.4% 20,198
Baltimore Orioles[13] 94 59.3% 1,613,031 57.5% 19,671
San Diego Padres[14] 81 97.6% 1,607,516 209.6% 19,846
Chicago White Sox[15] 87 61.1% 1,567,787 65.6% 19,597
Houston Astros[16] 77 26.2% 1,558,555 18.0% 19,241
Cincinnati Reds[17] 61 -7.6% 1,326,528 21.3% 16,377
New York Mets[18] 65 58.5% 1,323,036 87.9% 16,334
Toronto Blue Jays[19] 78 110.8% 1,275,978 69.0% 15,753
Chicago Cubs[20] 73 92.1% 1,249,278 120.9% 15,423
San Francisco Giants[21] 87 55.4% 1,200,948 89.9% 14,827
Texas Rangers[22] 64 12.3% 1,154,432 35.8% 14,252
Seattle Mariners[23] 76 72.7% 1,070,404 68.2% 13,215
Cleveland Indians[24] 78 50.0% 1,044,021 57.9% 12,889
Pittsburgh Pirates[25] 84 82.6% 1,024,106 89.0% 12,643
Minnesota Twins[26] 60 46.3% 921,186 96.4% 11,373

Television coverageEdit

Network Day of week Announcers
ABC Monday nights
Sunday afternoons
Keith Jackson, Howard Cosell, Don Drysdale, Al Michaels, Bob Uecker, Jim Palmer, Tommy Lasorda
NBC Saturday afternoons Joe Garagiola, Tony Kubek, Dick Enberg, Bob Costas, Sal Bando
USA Thursday nights Eddie Doucette, Nelson Briles, Monte Moore, Wes Parker

EventsEdit

NotesEdit

a Major League Baseball seasons since 1901 without a no-hitter pitched are 1909, 1913, 1921, 19271928, 19321933, 1936, 1939, 19421943, 1949, 1959, 1982, 1985, 1989, 2000 and 2005.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Los Angeles Dodgers Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  2. ^ "Los Angeles Angels Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  3. ^ "Oakland Athletics Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  4. ^ "Washington Nationals Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  5. ^ "Kansas City Royals Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  6. ^ "St. Louis Cardinals Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  7. ^ "New York Yankees Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  8. ^ "Milwaukee Brewers Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  9. ^ "Boston Red Sox Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  10. ^ "Atlanta Braves Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
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  12. ^ "Detroit Tigers Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  13. ^ "Baltimore Orioles Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  14. ^ "San Diego Padres Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  15. ^ "Chicago White Sox Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  16. ^ "Cleveland Indians Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  17. ^ "Cincinnati Reds Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  18. ^ "New York Mets Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  19. ^ "Toronto Blue Jays Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  20. ^ "Chicago Cubs Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  21. ^ "San Francisco Giants Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  22. ^ "Texas Rangers Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  23. ^ "Seattle Mariners Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  24. ^ "Cleveland Indians Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  25. ^ "Pittsburgh Pirates Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  26. ^ "Minnesota Twins Attendance, Stadiums and Park Factors". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved September 8, 2020.
  27. ^ No-Hitters in chronological Order by Retro Sheet

External linksEdit