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1983 Baltimore Orioles (MLB)

+ Organizational Roster
Nickname:
W-L Record: 98-64 .605
Rank: 1st in American League East
Run Differential: 799-652 + 147
Roster Continuity 92.24% 1/26
Manager(s): Joe Altobelli
General Manager: Hank Peters
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 2,042,071 10/26
Playoffs: Won World Series (Phillies)
Top Draft Pick: Wayne Wilson (#25) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Ellie Hendricks
First Base Coach: Jimmy Williams
Hitting Coach: Ralph Rowe
Pitching Coach: Ray Miller
Third Base Coach: Cal Ripken

#1 Draft Picks

Gary Roenicke (#8), Scott McGregor (#14), Dan Ford (#18), Rich Dauer (#24)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9864.605--
9270.5686.0
9171.5627.0
8973.5499.0
8775.53711.0
7884.48120.0
7092.43228.0
  • The organization roster is a complete listing of all players, for a given season, who appeared in at least 1 game with either the Major League parent team or any of the affiliated teams at the various classifications (AAA,AA,A+,A,A-,Rookie)
  • A player may appear on multiple organizational rosters for a season since he have switched organizations during the season.
  • Organizational Roster for 1983 Baltimore Orioles season
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Osamu AbeSan JoseCalifA+OF6-0160R-R20Not draftedA+
    Gerry AdamsBluefieldAppRkP6-2205R-R21BAL: 1983-18-469A-
      NewarkNYPLA-P                
    Koji AkiyamaSan JoseCalifA+OF-3B6-2180R-R21Not draftedA+
    Tommy AlexanderHagerstownCaroA+P6-3200R-R21BAL: 1981-1-26AA
    Jesus AlfaroCharlotteSouAAIF5-11160R-R24Not draftedAAA
    Alexander AriasHagerstownCaroA+P6-1175L-L12Not draftedAAA
      CharlotteSouAAP                
    Tony ArnoldCharlotteSouAAP5-11170R-R24BAL: 1981-10-258MLB
      RochesterILAAAP                
    Benny AyalaBaltimoreALMLBOF6-1185R-R32Not draftedMLB
    Paul BardHagerstownCaroA+C6-3195R-R24LAN: 1980-6-139AA
    Gerry BarraganNewarkNYPLA-IF5-11150B-R19Not draftedA+
      San JoseCalifA+IF                
    German BarrancaRochesterILAAA2B6-0160L-R26Not draftedMLB
    Jose BarriosCharlotteSouAA1B6-4195R-R26SFN: 1975-3-56MLB
      RochesterILAAA1B                
    Brad BeattieBluefieldAppRkOF-1B6-3215R-R22Not draftedRK
    Eric BellNewarkNYPLA-P6-0165L-L19BAL: 1982-9-234MLB
    Charles BertucioSan JoseCalifA+OF-P6-2185B-L23BAL: 1981-16-414A+
    Ben BianchiNewarkNYPLA-P6-4200R-R21BAL: 1983-17-443AAA
    Jonathan BlackBluefieldAppRkOF6-4215R-R23BAL: 1983-21-542RK
    Mike BoddickerRochesterILAAAP5-11185R-R25BAL: 1978-6-152MLB
      BaltimoreALMLBP                
    Elijah BonaparteRochesterILAAAOF5-10175L-L25PHI: 1976-19-449AAA
    Bobby BonnerRochesterILAAASS6-0185R-R26BAL: 1978-3-74MLB
      BaltimoreALMLBSS                
    Tom BradleyCharlotteSouAAP6-3185R-R36CAL: 1968-7-144MLB
    Mark BrownRochesterILAAAP6-2190B-R23BAL: 1980-6-156MLB
    Angelo BrunoBluefieldAppRk3B-2B5-10175R-R22Not draftedA+
      NewarkNYPLA-3B-2B                
    Eddie BrunsonCharlotteSouAAOF6-2195R-R24MIL: 1978-11-205AA
    Al BumbryBaltimoreALMLBOF5-8175L-R36BAL: 1968-11-238MLB
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Anthony BurroughsBluefieldAppRkP6-3185R-R19BAL: 1983-7-178RK
    Mark ButlerHagerstownCaroA+P6-2190L-L23BAL: 1981-7-180AA
      San JoseCalifA+P                
      CharlotteSouAAP                
    Carlos CabassaHagerstownCaroA+P6-1180L-L26Not draftedAA
      CharlotteSouAAP                
    Michael CainNewarkNYPLA-2B5-10175R-R23BAL: 1982-29-738A+
      HagerstownCaroA+2B                
    Rich CaldwellNewarkNYPLA-P6-4226R-R22Not draftedAA
    Mike CaliseRochesterILAAA3B6-1200R-R26SLN: 1976-24-561AAA
    Tandy CharleyHagerstownCaroA+P6-1190L-L20BAL: 1981-14-362AA
    Pedro ChavezSan JoseCalifA+IF5-11162R-R21Not draftedAAA
    Sherwin CijntjeBluefieldAppRkOF6-0170L-L19Not draftedAAA
    William CobeBluefieldAppRkP6-2195R-R22Not draftedRK
    Carlos ConcepcionHagerstownCaroA+P6-5210R-R20BAL: 1982-24-619AAA
    Mike ConleyBluefieldAppRkP6-1185L-L18BAL: 1983-2-53RK
    Kerry CookSan JoseCalifA+P6-9220R-R22DET: 1982-7-178AAA
    Dave CormanHagerstownCaroA+2B6-0170R-R21BAL: 1981-1-25AA
    Rich CratchHagerstownCaroA+OF5-11185R-R21BAL: 1980-14-364AA
    Paul CroftHagerstownCaroA+OF5-11175R-R23MIN: 1977-1-15AA
    Hubert CrumleyBluefieldAppRkP6-2205R-R20BAL: 1981-30-750RK
    Todd CruzBaltimoreALMLBSS-3B6-0175R-R27PHI: 1973-2-26MLB
    Rocky CusackNewarkNYPLA-3B6-3185R-R21BAL: 1981-2-51AAA
      HagerstownCaroA+3B                
    David DahseBluefieldAppRkOF6-3195R-R21BAL: 1983-5-131A+
      NewarkNYPLA-OF                
    Rich DauerBaltimoreALMLB2B-3B6-0180R-R30BAL: 1974-1-24MLB
    Jack DaughertySan JoseCalifA+LF-1B6-0195B-L22Not draftedMLB
    Storm DavisBaltimoreALMLBP6-4207R-R21BAL: 1979-7-175MLB
    Greg DeHartSan JoseCalifA+P6-1170R-R24MIL: 1978-1-19A+
    Pat DempseyCharlotteSouAAC6-4185R-R26OAK: 1977-2-43AAA
      RochesterILAAAC                
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Rick DempseyBaltimoreALMLBC6-0190R-R33MIN: 1967-15-297MLB
    John DenmanHagerstownCaroA+OF6-2200R-R26BAL: 1977-8-201AA
      CharlotteSouAAOF                
    Louis DichiaroNewarkNYPLA-2B5-9160L-R22BAL: 1983-19-494A-
    Ken DixonCharlotteSouAAP5-11166B-R22BAL: 1980-3-61MLB
      RochesterILAAAP                
    Jeff DoerrNewarkNYPLA-P6-2205R-R21BAL: 1982-1-23AA
      HagerstownCaroA+P                
    Pat DumouchelleHagerstownCaroA+3B5-11175R-R26Not draftedAA
      CharlotteSouAA3B                
    David DunlapSan JoseCalifA+IF-OF0--LAN: 1981-27-685A+
    Jim DwyerBaltimoreALMLBOF5-10175L-L33PIT: 1971-1-1MLB
    Charles DyeSan JoseCalifA+OF-2B5-10180R-R21Not draftedA+
    Rick EngleCharlotteSouAAP5-11181R-L26Not draftedMLB
    Eddie EscribanoSan JoseCalifA+P6-0180R-R22Not draftedA+
    Dave FalconeHagerstownCaroA+1B6-2225L-R24BAL: 1981-5-128AAA
      CharlotteSouAA1B                
      RochesterILAAA1B                
    James FeeleySan JoseCalifA+P6-0198R-R22Not draftedA+
    Robert FerraroSan JoseCalifA+C0R-R-Not draftedA+
    Bruce FieldsSan JoseCalifA+OF6-0185L-R22DET: 1978-7-168MLB
    Francis FitzgeraldBluefieldAppRkC6-2200R-R23Not draftedA+
    Danny FitzpatrickBluefieldAppRkC6-0195R-R20BAL: 1983-26-659A+
    Mike FlanaganBaltimoreALMLBP6-0195L-L31BAL: 1973-7-159MLB
    John FlinnRochesterILAAAP6-0175R-R28BAL: 1973-2-39MLB
    Dan FordBaltimoreALMLBOF6-1185R-R31OAK: 1970-1-18MLB
    Dave FordRochesterILAAAP6-4190R-R26BAL: 1975-1-23MLB
    Ken GerhartHagerstownCaroA+CF-LF6-0190R-R22BAL: 1982-5-130MLB
    Eugene GilbertBluefieldAppRkP6-4195L-L23Not draftedAA
      San JoseCalifA+P                
      HagerstownCaroA+P                
    Julian GonzalezCharlotteSouAAP6-3155R-R23BAL: 1979-6-149AAA
      RochesterILAAAP                
    Randle GrangerSan JoseCalifA+OF6-1189B-R24BAL: 1981-25-643AAA
      HagerstownCaroA+OF                
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Dave GrierHagerstownCaroA+P6-0175R-R25MIL: 1979-1-24AA
    Charles GuinnSan JoseCalifA+P6-0185R-R22BAL: 1981-10-235A+
      HagerstownCaroA+P                
    Glenn GulliverRochesterILAAA3B5-11175L-R28DET: 1976-8-170MLB
      BaltimoreALMLB3B                
    Bob GutierrezBluefieldAppRkOF6-1172R-L21Not draftedA+
    John HabyanNewarkNYPLA-P6-1195R-R20BAL: 1982-3-78MLB
      HagerstownCaroA+P                
    Drungo HazewoodSan JoseCalifA+OF6-3210R-R23BAL: 1977-1-19MLB
      RochesterILAAAOF                
    Larry HeiseNewarkNYPLA-P6-2185L-L22Not draftedAAA
    Leo HernandezRochesterILAAA3B5-11170R-R23Not draftedMLB
      BaltimoreALMLB3B                
    Marc HeyisonBluefieldAppRk3B5-10175R-R21BAL: 1983-9-235A+
    Leon HokeSan JoseCalifA+P6-2175R-R24Not draftedAA
    Dave HuppertRochesterILAAAC6-1190R-R26Not draftedMLB
    Mark JacobSan JoseCalifA+P6-2185R-R23DET: 1981-16-406AA
    Jeff JacobsonHagerstownCaroA+2B6-1185R-R22BAL: 1983-11-287AA
    Ricky JonesRochesterILAAA2B-3B6-3186R-R24BAL: 1980-15-390MLB
    Ron KellyNewarkNYPLA-1B6-2200L-L21BAL: 1981-21-544A+
      HagerstownCaroA+1B                
    Jerry KingCharlotteSouAAP6-3195R-R24BOS: 1976-24-566AAA
      RochesterILAAAP                
    Randy KingBluefieldAppRkP6-2185R-R19BAL: 1983-15-391A+
    Robert KlineBluefieldAppRkP6-1185R-R21PIT: 1982-10-232A-
    Timothy KnappNewarkNYPLA-OF0L-R-Not draftedA-
    Yukiichi KomazakiSan JoseCalifA+OF5-11174L-R23Not draftedA+
    Bob KonopaHagerstownCaroA+P6-1180R-L21MIN: 1979-5-115AA
    Nick KrsnichNewarkNYPLA-P6-0180R-R24Not draftedAA
      HagerstownCaroA+P                
    Joe KucharskiCharlotteSouAAP6-3225R-R22BAL: 1982-1-24AAA
    Jeff LackieNewarkNYPLA-P6-1195R-L20BAL: 1981-3-76A+
    Tito LandrumBaltimoreALMLBOF5-11175R-R28Not draftedMLB
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    David LedbetterNewarkNYPLA-P6-6209R-R22BAL: 1981-4-102AA
    Gary LeguminaSan JoseCalifA+P6-2185L-L20Not draftedAA
    Kurt LeiterSan JoseCalifA+P6-4210R-R22Not draftedAA
      HagerstownCaroA+P                
      CharlotteSouAAP                
    Mark LeiterBluefieldAppRkP6-3220R-R20BAL: 1983-4-102MLB
    Jeff LeRigerBluefieldAppRkSS6-0175R-R22BAL: 1983-23-590A+
    Rick LisiRochesterILAAAOF6-0175R-R27TEX: 1974-13-290MLB
    Rick LockwoodNewarkNYPLA-3B5-11175B-R21BAL: 1983-4-105AAA
    Dan LoganRochesterILAAA1B6-7227L-L26BAL: 1977-2-45AAA
    Frank LopezBluefieldAppRk3B-C5-10180R-R23Not draftedRK
    Michael LopezNewarkNYPLA-OF6-1180L-L21Not draftedA+
    John LowensteinBaltimoreALMLBOF6-0175L-R36CLE: 1968-18-402MLB
    Chuck LynnNewarkNYPLA-1B-C6-2195R-R21Not draftedA+
    Tim MaplesHagerstownCaroA+P6-2180R-R22BAL: 1979-2-45AA
    Bob MarianoCharlotteSouAAIF6-1185L-R26Not draftedAA
    Lou MariettaSan JoseCalifA+P6-0185R-R24SFN: 1977-8-192AAA
      CharlotteSouAAP                
    Dennis MartinezBaltimoreALMLBP6-1180R-R28Not draftedMLB
    Tippy MartinezBaltimoreALMLBP5-10180L-L33WS2: 1969-35-799MLB
    Victor MasonBluefieldAppRkP6-2220R-R18Not draftedA-
      NewarkNYPLA-P                
    Alec McCullockSan JoseCalifA+P6-7250R-R24PIT: 1980-5-127AA
      HagerstownCaroA+P                
      CharlotteSouAAP                
    Brian McDonoughSan JoseCalifA+P6-0185R-R22BAL: 1981-4-74A+
    Scott McGregorBaltimoreALMLBP6-1190B-L29NYA: 1972-1-14MLB
    Dan McInernySan JoseCalifA+OF6-1185L-L-CLE: 1980-27-667AA
    Rich MedinaNewarkNYPLA-P6-0185L-L23BAL: 1983-16-417A-
    Gerry MelilloHagerstownCaroA+C5-11180R-R23BAL: 1982-13-338A+
    Craig MinettoRochesterILAAAP6-0185L-L29LAN: 1973-3-60MLB
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Paul MirabellaRochesterILAAAP6-2196L-L29TEX: 1976-1-21MLB
      BaltimoreALMLBP                
    Manuel MirandaSan JoseCalifA+2B5-10165R-R20BAL: 1982-4-104A+
    John MitcheltreeCharlotteSouAAP6-0175R-R23BAL: 1981-6-154AA
    Dan MorogielloRochesterILAAAP6-1200L-L28ATL: 1976-3-51MLB
      BaltimoreALMLBP                
    Steve MorrisBluefieldAppRkOF5-11185L-R21BAL: 1983-6-154RK
    Michael MosleyNewarkNYPLA-C6-0190R-R23Not draftedA-
    Keith MuchaNewarkNYPLA-3B5-10180R-R22BAL: 1983-14-365A+
    Tim MulcahyHagerstownCaroA+P6-1180L-L24Not draftedA+
    Eddie MurrayBaltimoreALMLB1B6-2225B-R27BAL: 1973-3-63MLB
    Carl NicholsNewarkNYPLA-C6-0184R-R20BAL: 1980-4-104MLB
      San JoseCalifA+C                
    Scott NinnemanBluefieldAppRkP6-5195R-R20BAL: 1983-3-76A-
    Joe NolanBaltimoreALMLBC6-0190L-R32NYN: 1969-2-28MLB
    Nick O'ConnorSan JoseCalifA+P6-3180R-R22DET: 1980-2-41AA
    Francisco OliverasCharlotteSouAAP5-10170R-R20Not draftedMLB
    Nelson OrmanBluefieldAppRk2B5-10140B-R19Not draftedRK
    John PacellaCharlotteSouAAP6-3195R-R26NYN: 1974-4-89MLB
    George PageBluefieldAppRkOF6-4190R-R22BAL: 1981-5-129RK
    Jim PalmerHagerstownCaroA+P6-3196R-R37Not draftedMLB
      BaltimoreALMLBP                
    Al PardoCharlotteSouAAC6-2187B-R20BAL: 1980-2-52MLB
      RochesterILAAAC                
    Nick PiazzaBluefieldAppRkC-OF6-1195R-R19BAL: 1983-2-51RK
    Hugh PoburBluefield/PikevilleAppRkP6-5225R-R21Not draftedA
    Kraig PriessmanSan JoseCalifA+OF5-11195R-R19DET: 1981-21-536A+
    Dan PurpuraRochesterILAAAIF5-10160R-R25Not draftedAAA
    Allan RamirezRochesterILAAAP5-10180R-R26BAL: 1979-5-123MLB
      BaltimoreALMLBP                
    Floyd RayfordRochesterILAAA3B-C5-10195R-R25CAL: 1975-4-73MLB
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Rich RembielakHagerstownCaroA+SS6-0175R-R23BAL: 1981-13-336AA
    Rich RiceNewarkNYPLA-P6-3209R-R20BAL: 1983-1-3AA
    Mark RigginsCharlotteSouAAP5-11178R-L26Not draftedAAA
    Billy RipkenBluefieldAppRk2B6-1190R-R18BAL: 1982-11-286MLB
    Cal RipkenBaltimoreALMLBSS-3B6-4220R-R22BAL: 1978-2-48MLB
    Aurelio RodriguezBaltimoreALMLB3B5-10180R-R35Not draftedMLB
    Vic RodriguezCharlotteSouAA2B-3B5-11173R-R21Not draftedMLB
    Gary RoenickeBaltimoreALMLBOF6-3205R-R28MON: 1973-1-8MLB
    Ed RohanBluefieldAppRkP6-2185R-R18Not draftedAA
    Octavio RojasBluefieldAppRkOF-1B6-0170L-L22Not draftedA+
      NewarkNYPLA-OF-1B                
    Jim RooneyCharlotteSouAAP6-2185L-L22CHN: 1981-1-1AA
    Tom RoweHagerstownCaroA+P6-3185R-R25BAL: 1977-2-45AAA
    Lenn SakataBaltimoreALMLB2B-SS5-9160R-R29MIL: 1975-1-10MLB
    Ron SalcedoHagerstownCaroA+3B5-9165L-R21BAL: 1982-14-364AAA
    Jeff SchaeferHagerstownCaroA+SS-3B5-10170R-R23BAL: 1981-12-310MLB
      CharlotteSouAASS-3B                
    Larry SheetsCharlotteSouAALF-RF6-4210L-R23BAL: 1978-2-29MLB
      RochesterILAAALF-RF                
    John ShelbyBaltimoreALMLBOF6-1175B-R25BAL: 1977-1-19MLB
    Katsuhiro ShirahataSan JoseCalifA+IF5-9176L-R21Not draftedA+
    Ken SingletonBaltimoreALMLBOF6-4213B-R36NYN: 1967-1-3MLB
    Mike SkinnerBluefieldAppRkP6-1193R-R18BAL: 1983-12-313AAA
    Mark SmithRochesterILAAAP6-2215R-R27SLN: 1978-17-431MLB
    Tim SmithNewarkNYPLA-OF6-0190R-L22BAL: 1983-10-261A+
    Nate SnellCharlotteSouAAP6-4190R-R30ATL: 1975-22-519MLB
      RochesterILAAAP                
    Katsuya SomaSan JoseCalifA+C6-0160R-R20Not draftedA+
    Steve SpaltBluefieldAppRkSS6-0165R-R20BAL: 1982-19-494A+
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Cliff SpeckRochesterILAAAP6-4195R-R26NYN: 1974-1-17MLB
    Gary SpringerSan JoseCalifA+IF5-9160B-R23Not draftedAAA
    John SteferoCharlotteSouAAC5-8185L-R23Not draftedMLB
      RochesterILAAAC                
      BaltimoreALMLBC                
    Sammy StewartBaltimoreALMLBP6-3208R-R28KCA: 1974-28-591MLB
    Tim StoddardBaltimoreALMLBP6-7250R-R30CHA: 1975-2-44MLB
    Jeff SummersSan JoseCalifA+P5-11160R-R21Not draftedAA
      HagerstownCaroA+P                
    Bill SwaggertyRochesterILAAAP6-2186R-R26BAL: 1979-26-660MLB
      BaltimoreALMLBP                
    Dave ThielkerNewarkNYPLA-1B-OF6-2190L-R22Not draftedAA
    Keith ThrowerSan JoseCalifA+SS5-9170B-R23SLN: 1980-30-723AAA
    Dennis TiefenthalerSan JoseCalifA+SS6-0185R-R21BAL: 1982-2-49AA
      CharlotteSouAASS                
    Andy TimkoHagerstownCaroA+SS6-2175L-R21BAL: 1980-3-78AA
      CharlotteSouAASS                
    Jeffery TiptonHagerstownCaroA+C6-0190R-R24Not draftedA+
    Jim TraberHagerstownCaroA+1B6-0208L-L21BAL: 1982-21-544MLB
    John TuttCharlotteSouAASS-OF6-0180R-R23BAL: 1981-8-206AAA
    Matt TynerHagerstownCaroA+OF6-1188R-R24BAL: 1980-9-234AA
      CharlotteSouAAOF                
    Sadahito UedaSan JoseCalifA+P6-1165R-R20Not draftedA+
    John ValleRochesterILAAA3B6-0180R-R28DET: 1972-2-44AAA
    Mike VanderburgHagerstownCaroA+P-OF5-10180B-L22BAL: 1982-15-390A+
      San JoseCalifA+P-OF                
    Don WelchelRochesterILAAAP6-4205R-R26BAL: 1978-7-178MLB
      BaltimoreALMLBP                
    Robert WhitfieldCharlotteSouAASS6-3170R-R27BAL: 1977-21-532AA
    Jeff WilliamsCharlotteSouAAOF6-0175L-L20BAL: 1980-1-26AAA
    Chris WillsherHagerstownCaroA+P6-1198R-R23BAL: 1980-2-52AAA
      CharlotteSouAAP                
    Ken WilpBluefieldAppRkP6-0170L-L21BAL: 1983-28-703RK
    Randy WilsonNewarkNYPLA-P6-3200R-R23Not draftedA+
      San JoseCalifA+P                
      HagerstownCaroA+P                
    Roger WilsonBluefieldAppRkP6-5180L-L20BAL: 1982-8-208AAA
    PlayerTeamLeagueLevelPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh Level
    Wayne WilsonBluefieldAppRkP6-3180R-R17BAL: 1983-1-25A+
    Mike YoungRochesterILAAAOF6-2195B-R23SFN: 1982-4-91MLB
      BaltimoreALMLBOF                


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