1982 Season

World Series Champion

St. Louis Cardinals

The Cardinals defeat the Brewers (4-3)
World Series MVP: Darrell Porter (STL)

Playoffs

ALCS: Brewers defeat the Angels 3-2
NLCS: Cardinals defeat the Braves 3-0

Highlights

1. Hank Aaron and Frank Robinson are elected to the Hall of Fame.
2. July 13th:  The National League wins the All-Star Game 4–1 at Olympic Stadium
3. May 6th: Gaylord Perry wins his 300th games.

No-Hitters

There weren’t any no-hitters for the first time since 1959.

National League

EAST W L W-L% GB
St. Louis Cardinals 92 70 .568
Philadelphia Phillies 89 73 .549 3.0
Montreal Expos 86 76 .531 6.0
Pittsburgh Pirates 84 78 .519 8.0
Chicago Cubs 73 89 .451 19.0
New York Mets 65 97 .401 27.0
WEST W L W-L% GB
Atlanta Braves 89 73 .549
Los Angeles Dodgers 88 74 .543 1.0
San Francisco Giants 87 75 .537 2.0
San Diego Padres 81 81 .500 8.0
Houston Astros 77 84 .475 12.0
Cincinnati Reds 61 101 .377 28.0

NL Leaders

WAR: Gary Carter (MON), 8.6
Most Valuable Player: Dale Murphy (ATL)
Cy Young Award: Steve Carlton (PHI)
Rookie of the Year: Steve Sax (LAD)
Batting Title: Al Oliver (MON), .331
Home Runs: Dave Kingman (NYM), 37
RBIs: Murphy (ATL) | Oliver (MON), 109
Wins: Steve Carlton (PHI), 23
ERA: Steve Rogers (MON), 2.40
Strikeouts: Steve Carlton (PHI), 286

American League

EAST W L W-L% GB
Milwaukee Brewers 95 67 .586
Baltimore Orioles 94 68 .580 1.0
Boston Red Sox 89 73 .549 6.0
Detroit Tigers 83 79 .512 12.0
New York Yankees 79 83 .488 16.0
Cleveland Indians 78 84 .481 17.0
Toronto Blue Jays 78 84 .481 17.0
WEST W L W-L% GB
California Angels 93 69 .574
Kansas City Royals 90 72 .556 3.0
Chicago White Sox 87 75 .537 6.0
Seattle Mariners 76 86 .469 17.0
Oakland Athletics 68 94 .420 25.0
Texas Rangers 64 98 .395 29.0
Minnesota Twins 60 102 .370 33.0

AL Leaders

WAR: Robin Yount (MIL), 10.5
Most Valuable Player:
  Robin Yount (MIL)
Cy Young Award: Pete Vuckovich (MIL)
Rookie of the Year: Cal Ripken Jr. (BAL)
Batting Title: Willie Wilson (KCR), .332
Home Runs: Jackson (CAL) | Thomas (MIL), 39
RBIs: Hal McRae (KCR), 133
Wins: LaMarr Hoyt (CHW), 19
ERA: Rick Sutcliffe (CLE), 2.96
Strikeouts: Floyd Bannister (SEA), 209