1982 Season
1981 / 1983
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Stieb

1982 National League Silver Sluggers

Catcher
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Gary Carter
MON
C
28.2
6.8
20.8
10.9
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Gary Carter
MON
C
28.2
6.8
20.8
10.9
2 Terry Kennedy
SDN
C
26.1
4.7
22.1
12.9
3 Bo Diaz
PHI
C
29.3
3.4
14.8
6.2
4 John Stearns
NYN
C
30.9
3.0
10.4
4.5
5 Tony Pena
PIT
C
25.1
2.6
10.2
2.3
First Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Al Oliver
MON
1B
35.7
6.0
25.3
14.9
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Al Oliver
MON
1B
35.7
6.0
25.3
14.9
2 Jason Thompson
PIT
1B
28.0
4.7
24.8
14.8
3 Keith Hernandez
SLN
1B
28.7
3.1
21.6
11.1
4 Ray Knight
HOU
1B
29.5
2.9
16.4
6.2
5 Bill Buckner
CHN
1B
32.5
2.9
18.1
7.4
Second Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Joe Morgan
SFN
2B
38.8
5.2
23.6
15.3
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Joe Morgan
SFN
2B
38.8
5.2
23.6
15.3
2 Phil Garner
HOU
2B
33.2
3.2
15.2
5.6
3 Steve Sax*
LAN
2B
22.4
2.9
12.8
2.2
4 Johnny Ray*
PIT
2B
25.3
2.5
12.4
1.8
5 Bump Wills
CHN
2B
29.9
2.3
10.7
3.5
Third Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Mike Schmidt
PHI
3B
32.8
6.8
29.9
20.4
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Mike Schmidt
PHI
3B
32.8
6.8
29.9
20.4
2 Bill Madlock
PIT
3B
31.5
5.5
21.3
11.7
3 Bob Horner
ATL
3B
24.9
4.7
19.4
10.7
4 Tim Wallach
MON
3B
24.8
4.0
13.9
4.2
5 Darrell Evans
SFN
3B
35.1
3.1
16.7
8.4
Shortstop
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Dave Concepcion
CIN
SS
34.0
3.0
7.9
-1.5
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Dickie Thon
HOU
SS
24.0
4.5
14.4
6.2
2 Rafael Ramirez
ATL
SS
24.4
3.7
12.8
2.7
3 Bill Russell
LAN
SS
33.7
3.4
10.4
1.7
4 Dave Concepcion
CIN
SS
34.0
3.0
7.9
-1.5
5 Ozzie Smith
SLN
SS
27.5
2.4
9.0
0.5
Outfield
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Leon Durham
CHN
RF
24.9
5.3
22.2
13.0
Pedro Guerrero
LAN
RF
26.0
6.9
26.1
16.2
Dale Murphy
ATL
CF
26.3
5.7
28.2
17.6
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Pedro Guerrero
LAN
RF
26.0
6.9
26.1
16.2
2 Andre Dawson
MON
CF
28.0
5.7
20.5
10.6
3 Dale Murphy
ATL
CF
26.3
5.7
28.2
17.6
4 Leon Durham
CHN
RF
24.9
5.3
22.2
13.0
5 Lonnie Smith
SLN
LF
26.5
5.1
21.8
11.6
6 Sixto Lezcano
SDN
RF
28.6
4.6
23.1
14.6
7 Jack Clark
SFN
RF
26.6
4.6
22.9
12.9
8 Dusty Baker
LAN
LF
33.0
4.0
19.3
9.6
9 Ruppert Jones
SDN
CF
27.3
3.4
16.6
9.1
10 Tim Raines
MON
LF
22.8
3.2
17.1
6.0
11 Ken Landreaux
LAN
CF
27.5
3.1
12.4
4.6
12 Gary Matthews
PHI
LF
32.0
2.7
19.9
9.5
13 Mookie Wilson
NYN
CF
26.4
2.6
14.5
4.3
14 Cesar Cedeno
CIN
CF
31.4
2.5
8.9
0.7
15 Lee Lacy
PIT
RF
34.2
2.4
10.8
4.9
Pitcher
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Don Robinson
PIT
SP
25.1
0.9
1.6
1.5
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Tim Lollar
SDN
SP
26.3
1.1
1.6
1.5
2 Rick Rhoden
PIT
SP
29.1
0.9
1.4
1.3
3 Don Robinson
PIT
SP
25.1
0.9
1.6
1.5
4 Steve Carlton
PHI
SP
37.5
0.6
0.0
-0.2
5 Jerry Reuss
LAN
SP
33.0
0.5
0.0
-0.1
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

1982 American League Silver Sluggers

Catcher
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Lance Parrish
DET
C
26.0
4.6
16.1
8.6
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Lance Parrish
DET
C
26.0
4.6
16.1
8.6
2 Ted Simmons
ML4
C
32.9
3.3
12.8
4.6
3 Carlton Fisk
CHA
C
34.5
3.3
11.8
4.2
4 Jim Sundberg
TEX
C
31.1
2.8
8.6
1.1
5 John Wathan
KCA
C
32.7
2.2
5.7
-1.4
First Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Cecil Cooper
ML4
1B
32.5
5.4
27.0
17.2
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Cecil Cooper
ML4
1B
32.5
5.4
27.0
17.2
2 Eddie Murray
BAL
1B
26.4
4.9
25.8
16.9
3 Kent Hrbek*
MIN
1B
22.1
3.2
16.1
7.8
4 Rod Carew
CAL
1B
36.8
2.9
14.6
6.0
5 Tom Paciorek
CHA
1B
35.7
2.6
14.1
8.2
Second Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Damaso Garcia
TOR
2B
27.4
3.3
13.3
4.4
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Lou Whitaker
DET
2B
25.1
4.1
14.4
5.6
2 Bobby Grich
CAL
2B
33.5
3.9
15.4
6.8
3 Willie Randolph
NYA
2B
28.0
3.8
12.1
3.0
4 Damaso Garcia
TOR
2B
27.4
3.3
13.3
4.4
5 Frank White
KCA
2B
31.8
3.3
12.9
5.1
Third Base
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Doug DeCinces
CAL
3B
31.8
6.4
22.0
12.7
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Toby Harrah
CLE
3B
33.7
7.0
24.9
14.9
2 Paul Molitor
ML4
3B
25.9
6.7
26.1
15.5
3 Doug DeCinces
CAL
3B
31.8
6.4
22.0
12.7
4 George Brett
KCA
3B
29.1
5.6
22.5
13.6
5 Buddy Bell
TEX
3B
30.8
4.2
18.2
9.6
Shortstop
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Robin Yount
ML4
SS
26.8
9.8
32.5
22.6
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Robin Yount
ML4
SS
26.8
9.8
32.5
22.6
2 Cal Ripken*
BAL
SS
21.9
4.1
15.6
6.3
3 Alan Trammell
DET
SS
24.4
3.2
9.8
1.9
4 Roy Smalley
MULT
SS
29.7
3.2
13.1
4.9
5 U L Washington
KCA
SS
28.7
3.0
11.7
4.8
Outfield
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Reggie Jackson
CAL
RF
36.1
5.0
20.7
11.9
Willie Wilson
KCA
LF
27.0
4.0
19.3
10.5
Dave Winfield
NYA
LF
30.7
4.3
18.2
9.8
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Dwight Evans
BOS
RF
30.7
6.3
27.0
16.8
2 Rickey Henderson
OAK
LF
23.5
5.7
25.1
15.8
3 Gorman Thomas
ML4
CF
31.6
5.2
21.1
11.7
4 Brian Downing
CAL
LF
31.7
5.0
21.5
11.2
5 Reggie Jackson
CAL
RF
36.1
5.0
20.7
11.9
6 Dwayne Murphy
OAK
CF
27.3
4.7
19.6
10.3
7 Fred Lynn
CAL
CF
30.4
4.7
17.5
9.8
8 Dave Winfield
NYA
LF
30.7
4.3
18.2
9.8
9 Willie Wilson
KCA
LF
27.0
4.0
19.3
10.5
10 John Lowenstein
BAL
LF
35.4
3.9
18.6
13.2
11 Steve Kemp
CHA
LF
27.9
3.6
20.2
10.6
12 Gary Ward
MIN
LF
28.6
3.6
17.0
8.3
13 Tom Brunansky*
MIN
RF
21.9
3.5
15.1
7.4
14 Jerry Mumphrey
NYA
CF
29.8
3.5
14.1
6.6
15 Jim Rice
BOS
LF
29.3
3.3
17.8
8.8
Designated Hitter
Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Hal McRae
KCA
DH
37.0
4.3
26.2
16.6
by Offensive Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Hal McRae
KCA
DH
37.0
4.3
26.2
16.6
2 Andre Thornton
CLE
DH
32.9
3.0
20.2
10.2
3 Oscar Gamble
NYA
DH
32.5
2.9
14.2
8.8
4 Greg Luzinski
CHA
DH
31.6
2.5
21.1
11.4
5 Jeff Burroughs
OAK
DH
31.3
2.1
13.1
8.4
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James