Season Record: 79-83 Standing: 4th
Attendance: 2,317,147 Manager: Whitey Herzog
Opening day Lineup: (Pittsburgh: 7, St.Louis: 1, Home, April 5th)
LF – Lonnie Smith
SS - Ozzie Smith
1B - Keith Hernandez
RF - George Hendrick
1B - David Green
C - Darrell Porter
3B - Ken Oberkfell
2B – Mike Ramsey
P – Bob Forsch
Willie McGee George Hendrick
Gold Glove Winners:
MVP George Hendrick (11th) Lonnie Smith (tied for 21st)
Ozzie Smith (tied for 21st)
Games I attended this season:
Date Game # Opponent Score Seat Price 4/5 1 Pirates 7-1 L General admission
Bob Forsch pitches his second no-hitter of his career, a 3-0 win over Montreal.
Willie McGee won his first gold glove and Ozzie Smith won his fourth.
On April 5th, after the Cardinals had won their ninth title the year before, Bob Forsch surrendered three Pirate home runs. The Pirates battered the Cardinals 7-1
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1983 Team Info.(from Baseball-Reference.com) 1983 League Stats (from Baseball-Reference.com)
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NL Championship: Phillies over Dodgers (3-1) World Series: Orioles over Phillies (4-1)
- The St. Louis Post Dispatch, April 2, 2007
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