1982 Cleveland Indians
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s)Steve O'Neill
General manager(s)Phil Seghi
Manager(s)Dave Garcia
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The Cleveland Indians' 1982 season was the 82nd for the franchise. The team finished with a 78–84 record (.481), placing them in sixth place (tied with Toronto) in the American League East, 17 games behind the eventual AL champion Milwaukee Brewers.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

AL East W L Pct. GB Home Road
Milwaukee Brewers 95 67 0.586 48–34 47–33
Baltimore Orioles 94 68 0.580 1 53–28 41–40
Boston Red Sox 89 73 0.549 6 49–32 40–41
Detroit Tigers 83 79 0.512 12 47–34 36–45
New York Yankees 79 83 0.488 16 42–39 37–44
Cleveland Indians 78 84 0.481 17 41–40 37–44
Toronto Blue Jays 78 84 0.481 17 44–37 34–47

Record vs. opponents


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13] [14]
Team BAL BOS CAL CWS CLE DET KC MIL MIN NYY OAK SEA TEX TOR
Baltimore 4–9 7–5 5–7 6–7 7–6 4–8 9–4–1 8–4 11–2 7–5 7–5 9–3 10–3
Boston 9–4 7–5 4–8 6–7 8–5 6–6 4–9 6–6 7–6 8–4 7–5 10–2 7–6
California 5–7 5–7 8–5 8–4 5–7 7–6 6–6 7–6 7–5 9–4 10–3 8–5 8–4
Chicago 7–5 8–4 5–8 6–6 9–3 3–10 3–9 7–6 8–4 9–4 6–7 8–5 8–4
Cleveland 7–6 7–6 4–8 6–6 6–7 2–10 7–6 8–4 4–9 4–8 9–3 7–5 7–6
Detroit 6–7 5–8 7–5 3–9 7–6 6–6 3–10 9–3 8–5 9–3 6–6 8–4 6–7
Kansas City 8–4 6–6 6–7 10–3 10–2 6–6 7–5 7–6 5–7 7–6 7–6 7–6 4–8
Milwaukee 4–9–1 9–4 6–6 9–3 6–7 10–3 5–7 7–5 8–5 7–5 8–4 7–5 9–4
Minnesota 4–8 6–6 6–7 6–7 4–8 3–9 6–7 5–7 2–10 3–10 5–8 5–8 5–7
New York 2–11 6–7 5–7 4–8 9–4 5–8 7–5 5–8 10–2 7–5 6–6 7–5 6–7
Oakland 5–7 4–8 4–9 4–9 8–4 3–9 6–7 5–7 10–3 5–7 6–7 5–8 3–9
Seattle 5–7 5–7 3–10 7–6 3–9 6–6 6–7 4–8 8–5 6–6 7–6 9–4 7–5
Texas 3–9 2–10 5–8 5–8 5–7 4–8 6–7 5–7 8–5 5–7 8–5 4–9 4–8
Toronto 3–10 6–7 4–8 4–8 6–7 7–6 8–4 4–9 7–5 7–6 9–3 5–7 8–4


Notable transactions

Opening Day Lineup

Opening Day Starters
# Name Position
27 Miguel Diloné LF
11 Toby Harrah 3B
21 Mike Hargrove 1B
29 Andre Thornton DH
26 Bake McBride RF
9 Ron Hassey C
20 Rick Manning CF
16 Jack Perconte 2B
10 Jerry Dybzinski SS
36 Rick Waits P

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Roster

1982 Cleveland Indians
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Player G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI AVG SB
Chris Bando 66 184 13 39 6 1 3 16 .212 0
Alan Bannister 101 348 40 93 16 1 4 41 .267 18
Carmelo Castillo 47 120 11 25 4 0 2 11 .208 0
Joe Charbonneau 22 56 7 12 2 1 2 9 .214 0
Rod Craig 49 65 7 15 2 0 0 1 .231 3
Miguel Dilone 104 379 50 89 12 3 3 25 .235 33
Jerry Dybzinski 80 212 19 49 6 2 0 22 .231 3
Mike Fischlin 112 276 34 74 12 1 0 21 .268 9
Mike Hargrove 160 591 67 160 26 1 4 65 .271 2
Toby Harrah 162 602 100 183 29 4 25 78 .304 17
Ron Hassey 113 323 33 81 18 0 5 34 .251 3
Von Hayes 150 527 65 132 25 3 14 82 .250 32
Rick Manning 152 562 71 152 18 2 8 44 .270 12
Bake McBride 27 85 8 31 3 3 0 13 .365 2
Larry Milbourne 82 291 29 80 11 4 2 25 .275 2
Bill Nahorodny 39 94 6 21 5 1 4 18 .223 0
Karl Pagel 23 18 3 3 0 0 0 2 .167 0
Jack Perconte 93 219 27 52 4 4 0 15 .237 9
Kevin Rhomberg 16 18 3 6 0 0 1 1 .333 0
Andre Thornton 161 589 90 161 26 1 32 116 .273 6
Totals 162 5559 683 1458 225 32 109 639 .262 151

Pitching

Player W L ERA G GS SV IP R ER BB K
Bud Anderson 3 4 3.35 25 5 0 80.2 37 30 30 44
Len Barker 15 11 3.90 33 33 0 244.2 117 106 88 187
Bert Blyleven 2 2 4.87 4 4 0 20.1 14 11 11 19
John Bohnet 0 0 6.94 3 3 0 11.2 9 9 7 4
Tom Brennan 4 2 4.27 30 4 2 92.2 51 44 10 46
John Denny 6 11 5.01 21 21 0 138.1 80 77 73 94
Ed Glynn 5 2 4.17 47 0 4 49.2 27 23 30 54
Neal Heaton 0 2 5.23 8 4 0 31.0 21 18 16 14
Dennis Lewallyn 0 1 6.97 4 0 0 10.1 8 8 1 3
Jerry Reed 1 1 3.45 6 1 0 15.2 6 6 3 10
Lary Sorensen 10 15 5.61 32 30 0 189.1 130 118 55 62
Dan Spillner 12 10 2.49 65 0 21 133.2 44 37 45 90
Rick Sutcliffe 14 8 2.96 34 27 1 216.0 81 71 98 142
Rick Waits 2 13 5.40 25 21 0 115.0 74 69 57 44
Ed Whitson 4 2 3.26 40 9 2 107.2 43 39 58 61
Sandy Wihtol 0 0 4.63 6 0 0 11.2 6 6 7 8
Totals 78 84 4.11 162 162 30 1468.1 748 670 589 882

Awards and honors

All-Star Game

Farm system

See also: Minor League Baseball

Level Team League Manager
AAA Charleston Charlies International League Doc Edwards
AA Chattanooga Lookouts Southern League Al Gallagher
A Waterloo Indians Midwest League Gomer Hodge
A-Short Season Batavia Trojans New York–Penn League Dave Oliver

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Notes

  1. ^ Rick Waits at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Mike Stanton at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Bake McBride at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Dave Rosello at Baseball Reference
  5. ^ Roy Smith at Baseball Reference
  6. ^ 1982 Opening Day Lineup at Baseball-Reference
  7. ^ "Hutch Award | Baseball Almanac".
  8. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007

References