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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: Season in progress

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
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Keith Hernandez1978-04-101978W  11-2 vs SLN52410021000000037233626163124 hits
Ted Simmons1978-04-101978W  11-2 vs SLN3010002000100201148128210366792 sacrifice flies
Lou Brock1978-04-221978L  8-7 @ PIT31200001000010024112839144851900900th career stolen base
Keith Hernandez1978-04-261978W  12-2 @ MON63410020000000038635127173134 hits
George Frazier1978-05-251978L  11-2 vs SLN000000000000000100001st career game
Silvio Martinez1978-05-301978W  8-2 @ NYN4111000000100001110001st career hit
Pete Vuckovich1978-06-231978W  8-4 vs SLN31100000002000010010001st career hit
Silvio Martinez1978-06-281978W  7-5 @ PIT2011001000001001740101st career RBI
Pete Vuckovich1978-07-021978W  5-4 @ MON30100010002000010220101st career RBI
George Frazier1978-07-041978L  7-5 vs SLN201000000010000810001st career hit
Mike Phillips1978-07-091978L  6-1 vs SLN000000000100000500313910411500th career game
Roy Thomas1978-07-191978L  5-3 vs SLN1010001000000001210101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Bob Forsch1978-07-251978L  3-2 @ SFN4000000000400001426732114 strikeouts
Garry Templeton1978-07-281978L  8-3 @ SDN42401011000000030737611120564 hits
Tom Bruno1978-08-051978W  5-3 vs SLN1010000000000002510001st career hit
Ted Simmons1978-08-111978W  4-1 @ NYN2010000004000001254139111871794 walks
Mike Phillips1978-08-131978W  6-1 @ NYN5140001000000005103219108114 hits
Aurelio Lopez1978-08-151978W  11-5 vs SLN2010000000101001510001st career hit
Garry Templeton1978-08-201978W  6-4 vs SLN42301003010000032740711130633 stolen bases
George Hendrick1978-08-211978W  14-9 @ CIN514100100100000904868130452384 hits
Jerry Mumphrey1978-08-211978W  14-9 @ CIN614000100010000364307492554 hits
Ted Simmons1978-08-211978W  14-9 @ CIN6241013000000001262139711972394 hits
George Hendrick1978-08-251978W  11-10 @ ATL534102700001000907873133460382 home runs, 7 RBis, 4 hits
Garry Templeton1978-08-251978W  11-10 @ ATL62400000000000033041311132644 hits
Keith Hernandez1978-09-011978L  5-2 vs SLN4021000000000005004473521122500th career game
Jim Lentine1978-09-031978W  10-2 vs SLN100000000000000100001st career game
Mike Ramsey1978-09-041978W  3-2 vs SLN010000000000000100001st career game
Terry Kennedy1978-09-041978L  10-2 vs SLN100000000000000100001st career game
Dan O'Brien1978-09-041978L  10-2 vs SLN000000000000000100001st career game
Terry Kennedy1978-09-151978W  6-2 @ CHN302000100100000320101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Jerry Morales1978-09-221978L  5-3 vs SLN100000000000000100090773416211000th career game
Jim Lentine1978-09-241978L  5-4 vs SLN302000100000000620101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Silvio Martinez1978-09-251978W  3-0 @ NYN4000000000400002980304 strikeouts
Roger Freed1978-09-301978W  6-1 vs SLN2000000101000003091682010111st career stolen base
Mike Ramsey1978-10-011978L  5-1 vs SLN2010000000000001210001st career hit


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