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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
PitcherGameSeasonResultDecisionIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
Bob Forsch1978-04-161978W  5-0 vs PHIWSHO900002300029000--12453-31Complete game/Shutout, 0-hitter
John Urrea1978-04-251978W  7-2 @ MONW 9720001000036000--478-810 Strikeouts
Eric Rasmussen1978-04-291978W  1-0 vs LANWSHO940002200032000--9624-36Complete game/Shutout
Bob Forsch1978-05-021978W  9-0 vs SFNWSHO950002310034000--12754-33Complete game/Shutout
John Denny1978-05-061978W  1-0 vs SDNWSHO920002600031000--8932-25Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
John Denny1978-05-241978W  2-0 vs MONWSHO920001300128000--9333-26Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
George Frazier1978-05-251978L  11-2 vs MON  22000020008000--10-01st career game
Silvio Martinez1978-05-301978W  8-2 @ NYNW 912216220134000--111-11st career win
Mark Littell1978-06-031978L  5-2 @ HOU  21000051007000--14519-19Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Mark Littell1978-06-231978W  8-4 vs MONSv 2.121111500010000--15319-19Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Roy Thomas1978-06-281978W  7-5 @ PITW 21000121008000--51-01st career win
Roy Thomas1978-06-301978W  2-1 @ MONSv 11000000004000--61-01st career save
Silvio Martinez1978-07-081978W  4-0 vs PITWSHO910007100034000--193-4Complete game/Shutout, 1-hitter
Pete Vuckovich1978-07-141978W  4-1 vs LANWCG931111801030000--12121-183-hitter
Mark Littell1978-07-201978W  3-2 vs SDNSv 22000060008000--16619-20Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Pete Vuckovich1978-07-231978W  2-0 @ LANWSHO930007600037000--12322-19Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
Mark Littell1978-08-041978L  8-3 vs NYN  1.244402400011000--17119-20Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Aurelio Lopez1978-08-071978W  6-3 vs PHIW 743202500028000--141-11st career win
Pete Vuckovich1978-08-081978W  2-0 vs PHIWSHO940003420032000--12623-21Complete game/Shutout
Tom Bruno1978-08-111978W  4-1 @ NYNSv 10000030003000--273-11st career save
Dan O'Brien1978-09-041978L  10-2 vs PHI  15330110009000--10-01st career game
Pete Vuckovich1978-09-241978L  5-4 vs CHN  6833107100263426876%13426-24Threw 76% strikes


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