1983 Columbus Clippers Statistics

International League (IL) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 83-57
Finished 1st in the IL
Manager: Johnny Oates (83-57)
Affiliation: New York Yankees
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Ballpark: Harold Cooper Stadium
Attendance: 367,480, Avg. 5,250
1983 Columbus Clippers Roster

Playoffs - Tidewater Tides 3 games, Columbus Clippers 2

The Columbus Clippers of the International League ended the 1983 season with a record of 83 wins and 57 losses, finishing first in the IL.

The Clippers plated 898 runs, tops in the circuit. Columbus conceded 788 runs. Brian Dayett walloped 35 home runs for the squad, while Steve Balboni, Butch Hobson and Matt Winters each added 20 or more also. Brian Dayett drove in 108 runs. Matt Winters led all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .292 clip. Dennis Rasmussen topped the squad with 13 wins and a team-best 4.57 earned run average, leading pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Players from the 1983 Columbus Clippers who spent time in the Majors during their careers included Marshall Brant, Clay Christiansen, Tim Burke, Steve Balboni, Ben Callahan, Bert Campaneris, Rowland Office, Ed Olwine, Bill Lindsey, Otis Nixon, Bob Meacham, Don Mattingly, Rudy May, Rex Hudler, Brad Gulden, Curt Kaufman, Dave LaRoche, Butch Hobson, Jesus Hernaiz, Stefan Wever, Dennis Werth, Matt Winters, Dave Wehrmeister, Brian Dayett, Roger Erickson, Juan Espino, Ray Fontenot, Barry Evans, Mike Patterson, Dan Pasqua, Eddie Solomon, Dick Scott, Rick Reuschel, Dennis Rasmussen and Edwin Rodriguez.

Johnny Oates served as manager.


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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Dennis Rasmussen1310.5654.5728280810181.016110692161081187215
Jamie Werly92.8184.8917170600106.711164581445070306
Roger Erickson97.5626.0424181510134.017599902159359315
Clay Christiansen89.4715.4432192100160.31961189715815924216
Scott Patterson62.7505.921515021089.711365591447143214
Curt Kaufman63.6672.7550041002578.7602424633493103
Mike Browning51.8335.23140500043.0713225415012115
Guy Elston42.6674.504002400764.0603432929053114
Dave Wehrmeister45.4444.321311100075.0624136650241406
Jesus Hernaiz45.4444.792610621197.71036052642449003
Ray Fontenot32.6002.832601800835.0251611117236112
Ben Callahan32.6006.2499000053.3574237737122210
Mike King201.0005.60101310017.718151111929111
Ed Olwine201.0009.5880400010.321111136011101
Eddie Solomon21.6675.7971300214.012991714000
Tim Burke101.0006.7540000012.015990816001
Dave LaRoche11.5005.407040028.311551748300
Stefan Wever14.2009.7876000023.0322725419110101
Buck Showalter000.001010002.00000002000
Rudy May002.454120007.35220306002
Rick Reuschel01.0005.0644000016.021992607000
Totals8357.5935.08346140115254451229.01329788694131638328203010650

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Otis Nixon13867155712916211604194299683.291.393.332.72518511251
Brian Dayett128570479105138285351081276101.288.388.587.9742817084
Matt Winters13354943189126243299912112113.292.439.5641.0032433033
Bob Meacham120470423581111839601353574.262.317.383.7001621741
Edwin Rodriguez1124773937398782541276983.249.359.323.6821273390
Butch Hobson11244837968931741963225676.245.338.462.8001751484
Brad Gulden943152754587161947023539.316.394.480.8741322031
Steve Balboni8437831772871402781114891.274.373.574.9471826072
Mike Patterson8030025645731751054533951.285.378.508.8861301131
Rowland Office872392123763144845122430.297.367.514.8811090213
Juan Espino7726021135591011042014134.280.407.479.8861015212
Barry Evans62268218415891639024127.266.375.399.774871170
Don Mattingly431931593554113837212914.340.437.5971.034950322
Rex Hudler4012711817365011110625.305.344.373.717441200
Marshall Brant37132119212321719001038.193.273.403.676483000
Dennis Werth3010290111920011001124.211.294.233.527210010
Bert Campaneris13524571521173055.333.412.489.901221100
Buck Showalter18726391530181073.238.324.333.657211100
Bill Lindsey1441000000000.000.000.000.00000000
Dick Scott1220000000001.000.000.000.00000000
Dan Pasqua1430000000012.000.250.000.25000000
Totals14115633475489813172104618282613759741914.277.375.455.8302165037396224


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Steve Balboni1B60479471151.9808.767
Don Mattingly1B3631329122.9979.500
Dennis Werth1B2118018520.9759.429
Buck Showalter1B161391419.9949.562
Marshall Brant1B11816112.9897.909
Butch Hobson1B214013.9337.000
Brian Dayett1B15210.8757.000
Edwin Rodriguez2B901802672053.9574.967
Rex Hudler2B305387420.9724.667
Barry Evans2B214154514.9504.524
Otis Nixon2B9221911.9764.556
Bert Campaneris2B332001.0001.667
Butch Hobson3B9577149106.9582.379
Barry Evans3B35135316.9851.886
Bert Campaneris3B1141720.9131.909
Rex Hudler3B928011.0001.111
Dennis Werth3B301001.000.333
Edwin Rodriguez3B101011.0001.000
Brad GuldenC8851245132.9776.3306
Juan EspinoC753264276.9814.90710
Bill LindseyC120001.0002.0000
Frank KneuerC110001.0001.0000
Otis NixonOF127363532.9922.898
Brian DayettOF121219850.9781.876
Matt WintersOF92150220.9871.652
Rowland OfficeOF5375320.9751.472
Mike PattersonOF5283040.9541.596
Don MattinglyOF7120001.0001.714
Dan PasquaOF150001.0005.000
Curt KaufmanP506721.867.260
Guy ElstonP4025001.000.175
Clay ChristiansenP32152580.8331.250
Dennis RasmussenP2882431.9141.143
Jesus HernaizP26818031.0001.000
Ray FontenotP260411.800.154
Roger EricksonP241726011.0001.792
Jamie WerlyP179923.9001.059
Scott PattersonP1561211.9471.200
Mike BrowningP144733.786.786
Dave WehrmeisterP1391021.9051.462
Mike KingP1001001.000.100
Ben CallahanP951020.8821.667
Ed OlwineP801011.000.125
Stefan WeverP72610.8891.143
Eddie SolomonP723011.000.714
Dave LaRocheP702021.000.286
Rick ReuschelP424001.0001.500
Rudy MayP40000.000
Tim BurkeP434011.0001.750
Buck ShowalterP101001.0001.000
Bob MeachamSS1202063483079.9494.617
Edwin RodriguezSS20276159.9464.400
Barry EvansSS302001.000.667
Dick ScottSS120001.0002.000
Totals156236871469160337.9703.3011600

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.





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