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1972 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 75-81 .481
Rank: 4th in National League East
Run Differential: 568-600 -32
Manager(s): Red Schoendienst
General Manager: Bing Devine
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 1,196,894 10/24
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Dan Larson (#21) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Vern Benson
First Base Coach: George Kissell
Hitting Coach: Ken Boyer
Pitching Coach: Barney Schultz
Third Base Coach: Lee Thomas

#1 Draft Picks

Ted Simmons (#10), Al Santorini (#11), Bernie Carbo (#16)
National League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9659.619--
8570.54811.0
8373.53213.5
7581.48121.5
7086.44926.5
5997.37837.5
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
16Ron Allen1B281121
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001
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1003500001.091.286.364650.273.545.0001.6711.0414
17Matty Alou1B-OF3340446127
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311142423121112.314.352.389741.074.151.3270.96134.7157430
21Brant AlyeaOF311903
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1
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001000600000.158.158.211369.053.053.231----419
19Dwain AndersonSS241351236
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1
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80182311004.267.308.333641.067.119.3152.88135.045143
48Jim BibbyP27801
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0000002300200.125.300.125425.000.250.2001.50--112
20Lou BrockOF3362181193
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8
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4263184793112336.311.358.393751.082.230.3601.98207.0244674
12Bernie CarboOF243024278
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13
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3401575659137.258.373.377750.119.305.2930.9843.1114363
47Lance ClemonsP241100000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
16Donn Clendenon1B361361326
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04
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912173704017.191.279.309588.118.235.2292.1834.042154
22Reggie ClevelandP2471317
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000700113101103.239.250.239489.000.014.29313.00--1783
25Tony CloningerP313000000000200000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
4Ed CrosbySS-2B232762760
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9
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019111827213110.217.264.257521.040.105.2401.50--71298
38Jose CruzOF243323378
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2393365413234.235.307.319626.084.211.2721.50166.0106373
36John CumberlandP255000000000200100.000.000.0000.000.000.000----06
28Moe DrabowskyP361000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
46Don DurhamP231437
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4000400000.500.500.9291429.429.429.625--7.01314
10Mike Fiore1B271001
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0001002300101.100.250.100350.000.200.1431.50--113
28Rich FolkersP251000000000000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
45Bob GibsonP361031220
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120112500200.194.202.398600.204.204.20525.0020.641106
31Joe GrzendaP351000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
12Joe Hague1B2876818
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1101171802122.237.368.447815.211.421.2631.0625.33496
37Dennis HigginsP321000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
39Al HraboskyP221000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000-----01
18Skip JutzeC2671117
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0050111600012.239.247.268515.028.028.30416.00--1973
25Mick KelleherSS2463510
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010061500201.159.232.222454.063.159.2082.50--1471
11Marty MartinezSS-2B30703
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0002000100000.429.429.429858.000.000.500----37
27Dal MaxvillSS332762261
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23013147045112.221.299.261560.040.149.2621.52276.072313
15Jerry McNertneyC3548310
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090061601211.208.291.313604.104.229.3032.67--1557
26Luis MelendezOF223323279
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2854253410118.238.291.334625.096.175.2521.3666.4111359
44Lowell PalmerP245100000000300000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----05
44,47Ken Reitz3B2178528
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0010012400014.359.370.410780.051.064.3732.00--3281
21Jorge RoqueOF226737
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51161900113.104.176.209385.104.194.1253.1767.01475
34Al SantoriniP244023
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00010031300301.075.140.075215.000.075.1114.33--346
35Diego SeguiP34711
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000000300001.143.143.286429.143.143.250----27
44Don ShawP281000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000-----01
23Ted SimmonsC2259470180
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96132957281318.303.334.465799.162.207.3131.9737.1276627
41Ted Sizemore2B2743953116
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38833736414511.264.318.335653.071.166.2810.97219.5147485
24Scipio SpinksP244247
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00010102100200.167.167.167334.000-.024.333----744
32Bill Stein3B-OF2535211
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3100700300.314.314.543857.229.257.346--17.51938
9Joe Torre3B3154471157
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813054648130719.289.349.419768.131.235.3071.1949.5228605
10Mike Tyson2B223717
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000011900000.189.211.216427.027.027.2509.00--838
17Bill VossOF281514
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003002200011.267.333.400733.133.267.2861.00--618
40Rick WiseP2693816
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90013000601.172.181.226407.054.065.24230.0093.021100
Batting Totals19415326568138321442705181044843779327615836141.260.314.355669.095.188.2921.8176.118915857
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
42Ray Bare23010.5314000511618210650001.419.530.003.182.650.83
37Dennis Higgins32123.91151007122191410022202001.787.430.008.617.830.91
39Al Hrabosky22100.0050002072000391000.712.570.003.8611.573.00
30Charlie Hudson22105.2512000601210870740011.427.500.005.253.000.57
44Lowell Palmer24033.86162003034301615226253011.607.710.516.696.430.96
56Tim Plodinec2500-1000000311000100------
34Al Santorini248114.10301933201331366361646725011.369.130.403.094.841.57
35Diego Segui34313.053300021955472319232545101.417.550.325.148.681.69
44Don Shaw28019.0080001035331300002.6715.003.009.000.000.00
24Scipio Spinks24552.6716166000118963935559937021.317.320.384.507.091.58
36Santiago Guzman22009.0010001011111000001.009.009.000.000.00--
31Joe Grzenda35105.663000016035462422117153031.8011.830.264.373.860.88
48Jim Bibby27133.3866000040291815419282011.206.530.904.286.301.47
47Lance Clemons240110.8031002058761521012.6014.401.809.003.600.40
22Reggie Cleveland2414153.9433331130023022912010121601533251.258.920.822.345.962.55
25Tony Cloninger31025.19170004026291715219110011.8510.040.696.583.810.58
36John Cumberland25116.551410030212317166771001.369.412.452.862.861.00
28Moe Drabowsky36112.57300001522729138414222011.549.321.294.507.071.57
46Don Durham23274.31108100047422823122352001.337.880.194.136.561.59
28Rich Folkers25103.469000401312550571001.318.310.003.464.851.40
45Bob Gibson3619112.463434234002782268376148820810231.137.320.452.856.732.36
40Rick Wise2616163.11353520200269250989316711424011.198.360.542.384.752.00
Pitching Totals75813.43372156641292131400129060053387531912535211.308.290.563.415.861.72
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ted SimmonsC13511938427886.9916.94
Skip JutzeC17148931541.9646.57
Jerry McNertneyC105850410.9828.38
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Matty Alou1B6653853540753.9889.62
Donn Clendenon1B3627925926434.9869.19
Joe Torre1B2724223416417.9849.29
Joe Hague1B22174188100161.00010.23
Ted Simmons1B151321251559.9669.55
Mike Fiore1B6870021.0007.88
Ron Allen1B52529111.96810.71
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ted Sizemore2B1119402223421468.9765.40
Ed Crosby2B382896892621.9644.98
Dal Maxvill2B1289283024.9675.87
Mike Tyson2B1173203113.9816.29
Marty Martinez2B2521011.0005.40
Dwain Anderson2B1321011.0009.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Joe Torre3B11710101021821117.9632.53
Ken Reitz3B20174172623.9562.22
Ed Crosby3B1485111911.9683.18
Dwain Anderson3B138691613.9622.62
Bill Stein3B44014001.0001.13
Bernie Carbo3B1301001.0003.00
Marty Martinez3B1110001.0009.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Dal MaxvillSS94695145243856.9805.02
Dwain AndersonSS432355980714.9525.32
Ed CrosbySS432585186320.9794.78
Mick KelleherSS231886061214.9845.79
Marty MartinezSS3501001.0001.80
Mike TysonSS2186521.8465.50
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Lou BrockOF14913032536131.9521.79
Luis MelendezOF105765206590.9592.48
Jose CruzOF102805220955.9792.56
Bernie CarboOF927741621563.9672.06
Matty AlouOF39298524001.0001.69
Jorge RoqueOF2416950010.9802.66
Bill SteinOF42640001.0001.38
Brant AlyeaOF31651011.0003.38
Joe HagueOF32421001.0001.13
Bill VossOF21640001.0002.25
Mike FioreOF110000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Rick WiseP35269154817.9842.11
Bob GibsonP34278124613.9831.88
Reggie ClevelandP33230172540.9131.64
Diego SeguiP33555911.9332.28
Moe DrabowskyP30272130.5000.99
Joe GrzendaP303526001.0002.06
Al SantoriniP30133101211.9571.49
Tony CloningerP172617011.0002.77
Lowell PalmerP163434001.0001.84
Scipio SpinksP1611822111.9581.75
Dennis HigginsP152221001.0001.22
Ray BareP14160210.6671.11
John CumberlandP14210000.0000.00
Charlie HudsonP121213001.0002.98
Don DurhamP104714001.0000.95
Rich FolkersP91302001.0001.37
Don ShawP830000.0000.00
Jim BibbyP64026001.0001.80
Al HraboskyP570000.0000.00
Lance ClemonsP3501001.0001.76
Santiago GuzmanP110000.0000.00
Tim PlodinecP100000.0000.00


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