2003 Arizona Diamondbacks
LeagueNational League
DivisionWest
BallparkBankOne Ballpark
CityPhoenix, Arizona
Record84–78 (.519)
Divisional place3rd
OwnersKen Kendrick
Jerry Colangelo
General managersJoe Garagiola Jr.
ManagersBob Brenly
TelevisionFSN Arizona
KTVK (3TV)
(Thom Brennaman, Steve Lyons, Greg Schulte, Jim Traber, Joe Garagiola)
RadioKTAR (620 AM)
(Greg Schulte, Jeff Munn, Victor Rojas)
StatsESPN.com
BB-reference
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The 2003 Arizona Diamondbacks looked to improve on their 98–64 record from 2002. They looked to contend in what was once again a strong National League West. They finished the season with a record of 84–78, good enough for third place in the division.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

National League West

NL West
Team W L Pct. GB Home Road
San Francisco Giants 100 61 .621 57‍–‍24 43‍–‍37
Los Angeles Dodgers 85 77 .525 15½ 46‍–‍35 39‍–‍42
Arizona Diamondbacks 84 78 .519 16½ 45‍–‍36 39‍–‍42
Colorado Rockies 74 88 .457 26½ 49‍–‍32 25‍–‍56
San Diego Padres 64 98 .395 36½ 35‍–‍46 29‍–‍52


Record vs. opponents


Source: [1]
Team AZ ATL CHC CIN COL FLA HOU LA MIL MTL NYM PHI PIT SD SF STL AL
Arizona 2–5 2–4 7–2 10–9 2–5 5–1 10–9 3–3 4–2 4–2 4–2 3–3 9–10 5–14 3–3 11–4
Atlanta 5–2 4–2 3–3 6–0 9–10 5–1 4–2 4–2 12–7 11–8 9–10 7–2 6–1 2–4 4–2 10–5
Chicago 4–2 2–4 10–7 3–3 4–2 9–7 2–4 10–6 3–3 5–1 1–5 10–8 4–2 4–2 8–9 9–9
Cincinnati 2–7 3–3 7–10 4–2 2–4 5–12 2–4 8–10 2–4 2–4 5–4 5–11 3–3 3–3 9–7 7-5
Colorado 9–10 0–6 3–3 2–4 4–2 2–4 7–12 5–1 3–4 2–5 2–4 3–6 12–7 7–12 4–2 9–6
Florida 5–2 10–9 2–4 4–2 2–4 1–5 2–5 7–2 13–6 12–7 13–6 2–4 5–1 1–5 3–3 9–6
Houston 1–5 1–5 7–9 12–5 4–2 5-1 4–2 9–8 3–3 2–4 2–4 10–6 3–3 2–4 11–7 11–7
Los Angeles 9–10 2–4 4–2 4–2 12–7 5–2 2–4 4–2 4–2 3–3 2–5 5–1 8–11 6–13 4–2 11–7
Milwaukee 3–3 2–4 6–10 10–8 1–5 2–7 8–9 2–4 0–6 6–3 4–2 10–7 5–1 1–5 3–13 5–7
Montreal 2–4 7–12 3–3 4–2 4–3 6-13 3–3 2–4 6–0 14–5 8–11 3–3 4–2 7–0 1–5 9–9
New York 2–4 8–11 1–5 4–2 5–2 7–12 4–2 3–3 3–6 5–14 7–12 4–2 3–3 4–2 1–5 5–10
Philadelphia 2-4 10–9 5–1 4–5 4–2 6–13 4–2 5–2 2–4 11–8 12–7 2–4 4–3 3–3 4–2 8–7
Pittsburgh 3–3 2–7 8–10 11–5 6–3 4–2 6–10 1–5 7–10 3–3 2–4 4–2 4–2 2–4 7–10 5–7
San Diego 10–9 1–6 2–4 3–3 7–12 1–5 3–3 11–8 1–5 2–4 3–3 3–4 2–4 5–14 2–4 8–10
San Francisco 14–5 4–2 2–4 3–3 12–7 5–1 4–2 13–6 5–1 0–7 2–4 3–3 4–2 14–5 5–1 10–8
St. Louis 3–3 2–4 9–8 7–9 2–4 3-3 7–11 2–4 13–3 5–1 5–1 2–4 10–7 4–2 1–5 10–8


Notable transactions

Roster

2003 Arizona Diamondbacks
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Chad Moeller 78 239 64 .268 7 29
1B Lyle Overbay 86 254 70 .276 4 28
2B Junior Spivey 106 365 93 .255 13 50
SS Alex Cintrón 117 448 142 .317 13 51
3B Craig Counsell 89 303 71 .234 3 21
LF Luis Gonzalez 156 579 176 .304 26 104
CF Steve Finley 147 516 148 .287 22 70
RF Danny Bautista 88 284 78 .275 4 36

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Shea Hillenbrand 85 330 88 .267 17 59
Matt Kata 78 288 74 .257 7 29
Rod Barajas 80 220 48 .218 3 28
Tony Womack 61 219 52 .237 2 15
Carlos Baerga 105 207 71 .343 4 39
Quinton McCracken 115 203 46 .227 0 18
Robby Hammock 65 195 55 .282 8 28
David Dellucci 70 165 40 .242 2 19
Raúl Mondesí 45 162 49 .302 8 22
Mark Grace 66 135 27 .200 3 16
Matt Williams 44 134 33 .246 4 16
Félix José 18 18 6 .333 1 6
Luis Terrero 5 4 1 .250 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Miguel Batista 36 193.1 10 9 3.54 142
Brandon Webb 29 180.2 10 9 2.84 172
Elmer Dessens 34 175.2 8 8 5.07 113
Curt Schilling 24 168.0 8 9 2.95 194
Randy Johnson 18 114.0 6 8 4.26 125
Byung-Hyun Kim 7 43.0 1 5 3.56 33

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Andrew Good 16 66.1 4 2 5.29 42
John Patterson 16 55.0 1 4 6.05 43
Chris Capuano 9 33.0 2 4 4.64 23
Édgar González 9 18.1 2 1 4.91 14

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Matt Mantei 50 5 4 29 2.62 68
Óscar Villarreal 86 10 7 0 2.57 80
Mike Myers 64 0 1 0 5.70 21
José Valverde 54 2 1 10 2.15 71
Steve Randolph 50 8 1 0 4.05 50
Eddie Oropesa 47 3 3 0 5.82 39
Mike Koplove 31 3 0 0 2.15 27
Scott Service 18 0 2 1 4.91 18
Brady Raggio 10 0 0 1 6.48 8
Dennys Reyes 3 0 0 0 11.57 5
Ricky Bottalico 2 1 0 0 5.40 2
Bret Prinz 1 0 0 0 0.00 1

Farm system

See also: Minor League Baseball

Level Team League Manager
AAA Tucson Sidewinders Pacific Coast League Al Pedrique
AA El Paso Diablos Texas League Scott Coolbaugh
A Lancaster JetHawks California League Mike Aldrete
A South Bend Silver Hawks Midwest League Von Hayes
A-Short Season Yakima Bears Northwest League Bill Plummer
Rookie Missoula Osprey Pioneer League Tony Perezchica

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References

  1. ^ Felipe López at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Ricky Bottalico at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ a b Scott Service at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Randy Johnson Home Run Log (Batting) – Baseball-Reference PI[permanent dead link]
  5. ^ Conor Jackson at Baseball Reference
  6. ^ Carlos Quentin at Baseball Reference
  7. ^ Matt Williams at Baseball Reference
  8. ^ Raúl Mondesí at Baseball Reference
  9. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007