No - closest is Blackpool who won it two years out of three - 2002 and 2004.
Four teams have appeared in successive finals:
Stockport in 1992 (lost) and 1993 (lost)
Southend in 2004 (lost) and 2005 (lost)
Carlisle in 2010 (lost) and 2011 (won)
Oxford United in 2016 (lost) and 2017 (lost)
You'd think Maurice Burton might have mentioned it in his match report if Botham did play in that game!
Looking into it a little further - I mentioned the possibility Botham might have featured for Scunthorpe against City in a Lincolnshire Cup game, and the two clubs met in that competition...
As per Rothmans, after the FA Cup game on 10th December 1983 Botham played for Scunthorpe in their next three League games:
17th December - home v Gillingham (2-0)
26th December - away v Hull (0-1)
27th December - home v Preston (1-5)
He didn't play again for them that season.
Yes, Botham played for Scunthorpe in their Second Round FA Cup win over Bury on 10th December 1983. Rothmans Football Yearbook indicates he was at no. 9, but of course that's not a definite indication of what position he played.
In his various appearances in the Scunthorpe players listings in...
Regarding Ian Botham, at the most he was active with Scunthorpe United between the seasons 1978/79 and 1985/86 inclusive and Rothmans Football Yearbook records him as making a total of 11 Football League appearances for them.
During those seasons City and Scunthorpe were only in the same...