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1978 ST. LOUIS CARDINALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  St. Louis,MO
Team Record:  69-93   .426
Result:   5th in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Ken Boyer, Vern Rapp, Jack Krol
General Manager:   Bing Devine
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Attendance:  1,278,215
Playoffs:  -

St. Louis Cardinals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Lou Brock (39)
Youngest Player:  Terry Kennedy (22)
Longest Tenure:  Lou Brock (14)
Top Hitter:  Ted Simmons (8)
Top Pitcher:  Pete Vuckovich (21)
Top Draft Pick:  Bob Hicks (#15)

Roster Continuity:  64.36%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Philadelphia9072.556--
Pittsburgh8873.5471.5
Chi Cubs7983.48811.0
Montreal7686.46914.0
St. Louis6993.42621.0
NY Mets6696.40724.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Garry Templeton+ss24221974-1-13MLB1556478218131132473411228713237.280.303.377680.305244675489824.5.319
37Keith Hernandez+1b30241971-42-776MLB15954290138324116413582682111612.255.351.389741.334211633428865.4.271
44Ken Reitz+3b62271969-31-730MLB150540411332621075102361553713.246.280.357637.285193578430583.6.258
23Ted Simmons+c-1b8281967-1-10MLB1525167114840522801177393170819.287.377.512889.3872646043961127.6.272
25Jerry Morales+of8529UDFA: 1982MLB13045744109198446443344112613.239.288.341629.285156499373493.5.253
27George Hendrick+of60281968-1-1MLB10238255110271176710284421149.288.337.497834.371190417286716.7.286
10Mike Tyson+2b-281970-3-60MLB1253772688160326202441071314.233.277.300577.258113405307302.6.253
29Jerry Mumphrey+of-251971-4-78MLB125367419613423714103040102310.262.317.335652.300123403296403.7.287
20Lou Brock+of-39UDFA: 1961MLB92298316690012175172902114.221.263.252514.23775317243202.2.244
30Tony Scott+of-261969-71-1017MLB9621928505211456144121025.228.278.283562.25962237182142.1.274
5Mike Phillips+ss-2b79271969-1-18MLB7616414448112800132522074.268.317.348665.29757186131204.1.297
2Steve Swisher+c-261973-1-21MLB451151132511101081410006.278.331.365696.3204212489144.2.310
7Roger Freed+of-321966-38-712MLB5292322602201081700012.239.297.370667.3043410173114.0.270
19Dane Iorg+1b-of-281971-1-22MLB358562341040041001012.271.300.341641.28629906593.8.303
31Bob Forsch+p-281968-26-594MLB348321570180012600503.181.190.301492.22025897620.9.250
36John Denny+p-251970-29-671MLB3373101331030042100710.178.218.247465.21318856831.1.245
11Jim Dwyer+of-281971-1-1MLB34658143014109311001.215.320.308628.29220755284.2.213
11Wayne Garrett+3b-2b-301965-6-104MLB336311214011010111601003.333.432.444877.399287445127.1.435
46Pete Vuckovich+p-251974-3-56MLB45584810030012200700.138.153.155308.14396657-2-1.0.222
24Ken Oberkfell+3b-2b-22UDFA: 1975MLB2450761000003100101.120.170.140310.151754460-0.0.122
35Silvio Martinez+p-22UDFA: 1974MLB22474820030002100600.170.170.213383.172105345-1-0.4.308
16Terry Kennedy+c-221977-1-6MLB1029050002004302002.172.273.172445.1935332600.5.192
38John Urrea+p-231974-1-14MLB2724030002001800201.125.160.125285.13832724-1-1.5.187
41Pete Falcone+p-241973-2-38MLB1921351000000200200.238.238.286524.2366231822.3.263
42Eric Rasmussen+p89261973-32-676MLB1018120001000800200.111.111.111222.10122018-1-2.0.200
39Aurelio Lopez+p-29UDFA: 1978MLB2514030000000600200.214.214.214429.196316130-0.1.375
49Tom Bruno+p-25UDFA: 1978MLB1812010000000300200.083.083.083167.07611413-1-1.7.111
21Jim Lentine+of-231975-12-280MLB811120001100010000.182.250.182432.214212912.1.182
32Mark Littell+p-251971-12-267MLB727000000001100000.000.125.000125.0880870-1.9.000
21Gary Sutherland+2b-ss-33UDFA: 1965MLB106110000000000200.167.167.167333.15218700.5.167
12John Tamargo+c-261973-6-132MLB66000000000200000.000.000.0000.000066--.000
22Buddy Schultz+p-271972-6-135MLB625110100001200200.200.333.600933.39638615.5.333
33Mike Ramsey+ss-2b-241975-3-64MLB125410000000100000.200.200.200400.18315400.3.250
42Roy Thomas+p-251971-1-6MLB164010001000100000.250.250.250500.22814301.3.333
26Rob Dressler+p-241972-1-19MLB33000000000200100.000.000.0000.000044--.000
43,49George Frazier+p-231976-9-196MLB143010000000100000.333.333.333667.30413203.4.500
21Bob Coluccio+of-261969-17-403MLB53000000001200000.000.250.000250.1770430-2.0.000
34Dan O'Brien+p-241976-3-61MLB73000000000000100.000.000.0000.000044--.000
26Dave Hamilton+p-301966-5-82MLB131000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (39 players)162541560013512634479568974242071322555553131.249.303.358661--1939596543456323.9.272

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
36John Denny+23251970-29-671MLB14112.96333311200234.02008177137410386 41.177.690.502.853.960.72.2581.91
31Bob Forsch+24281968-26-594MLB11173.7034347300233.220511096159711485 31.297.900.583.744.390.85.2591.53
46Pete Vuckovich+21251974-3-56MLB12122.54452362151198.1187655695914972 21.248.490.412.686.760.40.3071.14
35Silvio Martinez+7322UDFA: 1974MLB983.6422225200138.1114655611714532 01.347.420.724.622.931.58.2310.85
32Mark Littell+31251971-12-267MLB482.79722005111106.180383385913094 11.316.770.684.9911.000.45.3031.04
38John Urrea+-231974-1-14MLB495.382712103098.210875594476157 11.579.850.364.295.560.77.3301.44
22Buddy Schultz+53271972-6-135MLB243.806200032683.06836356367020 01.257.370.653.907.590.51.2760.59
41Pete Falcone+-241973-2-38MLB275.761914002075.09452489482882 01.8911.281.085.763.361.71.3290.96
39Aurelio Lopez+-29UDFA: 1978MLB424.29254004065.05235314324651 01.297.200.554.436.370.70.2540.88
42Eric Rasmussen+30261973-32-676MLB254.181010210060.16132284203220 21.349.100.602.984.770.63--0.80
49Tom Bruno+-25UDFA: 1978MLB431.99183008149.23812113173300 11.116.890.543.085.980.52.2400.95
42Roy Thomas+-251971-1-6MLB113.81161007328.12114120161630 21.316.670.005.085.081.00.2590.51
43,49George Frazier+-231976-9-196MLB034.09140003022.022141026810 01.279.000.822.453.270.75.2561.60
34Dan O'Brien+-241976-3-61MLB024.5072001018.022129181202 11.6711.000.504.006.000.67.3501.21
26Dave Hamilton+-301966-5-82MLB006.43130004014.016131056800 01.5710.293.213.865.140.75--0.75
26Rob Dressler+-241972-1-19MLB012.0832000013.0123304400 01.238.310.002.772.771.00.2933.00
Totals: (39 players)69933.591621623210130221,43813006575747960085961--171.238.140.593.765.380.70.299 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ted SimmonsC1346708896.9880.00 
Steve SwisherC422021320.9910.00 
Terry KennedyC1046411.9800.00 
John TamargoC10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Keith Hernandez1B15814369610124.9940.00 
Roger Freed1B1511010113.9920.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mike Tyson2B1242463061378.9770.00 
Mike Phillips2B5593110624.9710.00 
Ken Oberkfell2B17304818.9870.00 
Gary Sutherland2B103001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken Reitz3B1501113141218.9730.00 
Wayne Garrett3B19122635.9270.00 
Ken Oberkfell3B40000.0000.00 
Mike Phillips3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Garry TempletonSS15528552340108.9530.00 
Mike PhillipsSS10142517.9750.00 
Mike RamseySS44613.9090.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jerry MoralesOF126254560.9770.00 
Jerry MumphreyOF1161781011.9950.00 
George HendrickOF101241510.9960.00 
Lou BrockOF79114230.9750.00 
Tony ScottOF77100660.9460.00 
Dane IorgOF25335001.0000.00 
Ted SimmonsOF2333010.9710.00 
Jim DwyerOF2219110.9520.00 
Roger FreedOF630001.0000.00 
Jim LentineOF340001.0000.00 
Bob ColuccioOF210001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mark LittellP7210641010.9331.19 
Buddy SchultzP628346011.0001.08 
Pete VuckovichP45198123424.9582.09 
Bob ForschP342331837041.0002.12 
John DennyP33234177348.9573.46 
John UrreaP279831820.9131.92 
Aurelio LopezP25650510.8330.69 
Silvio MartinezP2213891830.9001.76 
Pete FalconeP19750720.7780.84 
Tom BrunoP184924011.0001.10 
Roy ThomasP162817001.0002.56 
George FrazierP14220510.8332.05 
Dave HamiltonP131413001.0002.57 
Eric RasmussenP10603912.9231.80 
Dan O'BrienP71802001.0001.00 
Rob DresslerP31302001.0001.38 


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