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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

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttSLN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-04-07@ PHI1W  5-11-0347,791Bob ForschSteve CarltonBob ForschSteve Carlton 514
1978-04-08@ PHI2L  0-71-1424,441Eric RasmussenLarry ChristensonLarry ChristensonEric Rasmussen 58-3
1978-04-09@ PHI3L  3-121-2535,104John UrreaRandy LerchRandy LerchJohn Urrea 820-12
1978-04-10vs PIT4W  11-22-2419,241 John DennyJim RookerJohn DennyJim Rooker 1922-3
1978-04-12vs PIT5W  5-13-2112,294 Bob ForschJohn CandelariaBob ForschJohn Candelaria 24231
1978-04-13vs PIT6W  6-54-2112,351 Eric RasmussenBert BlylevenEric RasmussenBert Blyleven 30282
1978-04-14vs PHI7L  3-44-3417,921 Mark LittellSteve CarltonSteve CarltonPete VuckovichTug McGraw33321
1978-04-15vs PHI8L  2-34-4413,844 John DennyLarry ChristensonTug McGrawPete Vuckovich 35350
1978-04-16vs PHI9W  5-05-4311,495 Bob ForschRandy LerchBob ForschRandy Lerch 40355
1978-04-17vs NYN10L  2-65-556,371 Pete FalconeNino EspinosaNino EspinosaPete FalconeSkip Lockwood42411
1978-04-18vs NYN11L  2-35-645,728 Eric RasmussenMike BruhertMike BruhertEric RasmussenSkip Lockwood44440
1978-04-19vs NYN12L  0-25-756,958 Mark LittellPat ZachryPat ZachryMark Littell 4446-2
1978-04-22@ PIT13L  7-85-855,173John DennyBert BlylevenKent TekulveJohn Urrea 5154-3
1978-04-23@ PIT14L  7-145-1060Bob ForschJohn CandelariaBruce KisonBob Forsch 5868-10
1978-04-23@ PIT15L  4-55-10610,008Pete FalconeJerry ReussJim BibbyPete VuckovichDon Robinson6273-11
1978-04-24@ MON16L  3-55-11611,448Eric RasmussenRudy MayRudy MayMark LittellStan Bahnsen6578-13
1978-04-25@ MON17W  7-26-11612,444John UrreaHal DuesJohn UrreaHal Dues 7280-8
1978-04-26@ MON18W  12-27-11610,999John DennyWayne TwitchellJohn DennyWayne Twitchell 84822
1978-04-28vs LAN19L  1-77-12623,823 Bob ForschRick RhodenRick RhodenBob Forsch 8589-4
1978-04-29vs LAN20W  1-08-12620,596 Eric RasmussenBurt HootonEric RasmussenBurt Hooton 8689-3
1978-04-30vs LAN21W  4-09-12621,677 John UrreaDon SuttonJohn UrreaDon SuttonPete Vuckovich90891
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttSLN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-05-01vs SFN22L  1-29-1369,085 John DennyVida BlueVida BlueJohn DennyRandy Moffitt91910
1978-05-02vs SFN23W  9-010-1356,039 Bob ForschJohn MontefuscoBob ForschJohn Montefusco 100919
1978-05-03vs SFN24L  0-410-1466,583 Eric RasmussenJim BarrJim BarrEric Rasmussen 100955
1978-05-05vs SDN25L  1-210-1567,831 John UrreaRandy JonesRandy JonesJohn UrreaRollie Fingers101974
1978-05-06vs SDN26W  1-011-15513,534 John DennyGaylord PerryJohn DennyGaylord Perry 102975
1978-05-07vs SDN27W  8-412-15519,629 Bob ForschBob OwchinkoBob ForschDave Freisleben 1101019
1978-05-09@ LAN28L  1-312-16533,262Eric RasmussenDoug RauDoug RauEric RasmussenTerry Forster1111047
1978-05-10@ LAN29W  6-513-16534,851John DennyRick RhodenMark LittellRick Rhoden 1171098
1978-05-11@ LAN30W  2-014-16530,007Bob ForschBurt HootonBob ForschBurt Hooton 11910910
1978-05-12@ SFN31L  3-914-17516,788John UrreaVida BlueVida BlueJohn Urrea 1221184
1978-05-13@ SFN32L  6-714-18512,367Eric RasmussenJohn MontefuscoJohn MontefuscoMark LittellGary Lavelle1281253
1978-05-14@ SFN33L  4-514-2060John DennyJim BarrGary LavelleMark Littell 1321302
1978-05-14@ SFN34L  3-414-20625,776Pete FalconeEd HalickiCharlie WilliamsMark Littell 1351341
1978-05-15@ SDN35L  3-414-21617,199Bob ForschGaylord PerryMark LeePete Vuckovich 1381380
1978-05-16@ SDN36L  5-714-22614,434John UrreaBob OwchinkoBob OwchinkoJohn UrreaJohn D'Acquisto143145-2
1978-05-17@ SDN37L  2-514-23613,732Eric RasmussenBob ShirleyBob ShirleyEric RasmussenRollie Fingers145150-5
1978-05-19@ CHN38L  2-614-24615,389John DennyDave RobertsDave RobertsJohn Denny 147156-9
1978-05-20@ CHN39L  2-1014-25627,300Pete FalconeDennis LampWoodie FrymanPete FalconeDonnie Moore149166-17
1978-05-21@ CHN40L  2-314-26631,557Eric RasmussenRick ReuschelRick ReuschelMark LittellBruce Sutter151169-18
1978-05-23vs MON41L  1-414-27611,128 Bob ForschRudy MayRudy MayBob ForschMike Garman152173-21
1978-05-24vs MON42W  2-015-27612,135 John DennyHal DuesJohn DennyHal Dues 154173-19
1978-05-25vs MON43L  2-1115-2868,948 John UrreaRoss GrimsleyRoss GrimsleyJohn Urrea 156184-28
1978-05-26vs CHN44L  0-615-29620,068 Pete FalconeDave RobertsDave RobertsPete Falcone 156190-34
1978-05-27vs CHN45L  2-315-30633,333 Bob ForschDennis LampGuillermo HernandezBuddy Schultz 158193-35
1978-05-28vs CHN46L  0-215-31629,704 John DennyRay BurrisRay BurrisJohn Denny 158195-37
1978-05-29@ NYN47L  2-716-3260John UrreaPat ZachryPat ZachryJohn Urrea 160202-42
1978-05-29@ NYN48W  6-216-32628,896Pete FalconeCraig SwanPete VuckovichCraig Swan 166204-38
1978-05-30@ NYN49W  8-217-32613,412Silvio MartinezJerry KoosmanSilvio MartinezJerry Koosman 174206-32
1978-05-31@ NYN50W  5-418-3263,933Bob ForschMike BruhertBob ForschMike BruhertBuddy Schultz179210-31
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttSLN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-06-02@ HOU51L  1-218-33610,315John DennyJoaquin AndujarJoe SambitoJohn Denny 180212-32
1978-06-03@ HOU52L  2-519-3460Pete FalconeFloyd BannisterFloyd BannisterPete FalconeKen Forsch182217-35
1978-06-03@ HOU53W  2-119-34627,822Pete VuckovichTom DixonPete VuckovichTom Dixon 184218-34
1978-06-04@ HOU54W  4-220-34610,238Silvio MartinezJ.R. RichardSilvio MartinezJ.R. RichardBuddy Schultz188220-32
1978-06-05vs CIN55L  1-220-35632,057 Bob ForschTom SeaverTom SeaverBob Forsch 189222-33
1978-06-06vs CIN56W  4-121-35617,274 John DennyTom HumeJohn DennyTom Hume 193223-30
1978-06-07vs ATL57L  0-621-36610,756 Pete FalconePhil NiekroPhil NiekroPete Falcone 193229-36
1978-06-08vs ATL58W  2-022-36611,576 Pete VuckovichPreston HannaPete VuckovichPreston HannaMark Littell195229-34
1978-06-09vs HOU59L  7-1122-37640,764 Silvio MartinezJ.R. RichardJ.R. RichardGeorge FrazierKen Forsch202240-38
1978-06-10vs HOU60L  5-1222-38618,485 Bob ForschMark LemongelloMark LemongelloBob Forsch 207252-45
1978-06-11vs HOU61W  5-323-38617,298 John DennyJoaquin AndujarJohn DennyJoaquin Andujar 212255-43
1978-06-12@ ATL62L  1-223-3967,970Pete VuckovichMickey MahlerMickey MahlerPete Vuckovich 213257-44
1978-06-13@ ATL63L  1-1223-4067,384Silvio MartinezPreston HannaPreston HannaSilvio Martinez 214269-55
1978-06-14@ ATL64L  1-723-4166,463Bob ForschAdrian DevineAdrian DevineBob Forsch 215276-61
1978-06-16@ CIN65L  0-423-42638,216John DennyTom SeaverTom SeaverJohn Denny 215280-65
1978-06-17@ CIN66L  5-623-43640,262Pete VuckovichBill BonhamPedro BorbonBuddy Schultz 220286-66
1978-06-18@ CIN67L  2-423-44640,016Silvio MartinezFred NormanFred NormanSilvio MartinezManny Sarmiento222290-68
1978-06-20@ PHI68W  4-224-44630,119Bob ForschLarry ChristensonBob ForschLarry ChristensonMark Littell226292-66
1978-06-22@ PHI69L  1-224-45629,183John DennySteve CarltonSteve CarltonJohn Denny 227294-67
1978-06-23vs MON70W  8-425-45613,732 Pete VuckovichRudy MayPete VuckovichRudy MayMark Littell235298-63
1978-06-24vs MON71L  0-225-46619,122 Silvio MartinezWoodie FrymanWoodie FrymanSilvio MartinezMike Garman235300-65
1978-06-25vs MON72W  7-526-46622,671 Bob ForschRoss GrimsleyBuddy SchultzRudy May 242305-63
1978-06-26@ PIT73L  8-1126-4765,045John DennyJim RookerEd WhitsonJohn UrreaKent Tekulve250316-66
1978-06-27@ PIT74W  2-028-4760Pete VuckovichJohn CandelariaPete VuckovichJohn CandelariaBuddy Schultz252316-64
1978-06-27@ PIT75W  6-128-4769,229Pete FalconeJerry ReussPete FalconeJerry Reuss 258317-59
1978-06-28@ PIT76W  7-529-4767,742Silvio MartinezJim BibbyRoy ThomasKent Tekulve 265322-57
1978-06-30@ MON77W  2-130-47622,829Bob ForschRoss GrimsleyBob ForschRoss GrimsleyRoy Thomas267323-56
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttSLN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-07-01@ MON78L  2-330-48617,906John DennySteve RogersSteve RogersMark Littell 269326-57
1978-07-02@ MON79W  5-432-4860Pete VuckovichWoodie FrymanPete VuckovichWoodie FrymanBuddy Schultz274330-56
1978-07-02@ MON80W  4-232-48637,685John UrreaRudy MayJohn UrreaRudy MayRoy Thomas278332-54
1978-07-03vs CHN81L  2-632-49631,719 Pete FalconeDave RobertsDave RobertsPete FalconeBruce Sutter280338-58
1978-07-04vs CHN82L  5-732-50621,351 Silvio MartinezRay BurrisDave GeiselGeorge FrazierBruce Sutter285345-60
1978-07-05vs CHN83L  1-532-51619,683 Bob ForschMike KrukowMike KrukowBob ForschBruce Sutter286350-64
1978-07-06vs PIT84W  3-233-51614,832 John DennyJim RookerJohn DennyJim Rooker 289352-63
1978-07-07vs PIT85L  1-233-52613,813 Pete VuckovichJohn CandelariaJohn CandelariaPete VuckovichKent Tekulve290354-64
1978-07-08vs PIT86W  4-034-52620,524 Silvio MartinezDon RobinsonSilvio MartinezDon Robinson 294354-60
1978-07-09vs PIT87L  1-634-53622,101 Bob ForschBert BlylevenBert BlylevenBob ForschKent Tekulve295360-65
1978-07-13vs LAN88W  6-135-53616,819 John DennyTommy JohnJohn DennyTommy John 301361-60
1978-07-14vs LAN89W  4-136-53623,694 Pete VuckovichDon SuttonPete VuckovichDon Sutton 305362-57
1978-07-15vs LAN90L  1-236-54633,903 Bob ForschDoug RauDoug RauBob ForschTerry Forster306364-58
1978-07-16vs SFN91W  9-437-5560 Silvio MartinezJim BarrSilvio MartinezJim BarrBuddy Schultz315368-53
1978-07-16vs SFN92L  0-637-55631,771 John UrreaEd HalickiEd HalickiJohn Urrea 315374-59
1978-07-17vs SFN93L  7-937-56616,651 John DennyBob KnepperGary LavelleBuddy Schultz 322383-61
1978-07-18vs SDN94L  2-337-57613,271 Pete VuckovichEric RasmussenEric RasmussenPete Vuckovich 324386-62
1978-07-19vs SDN95L  3-537-58611,053 Roy ThomasRandy JonesRandy JonesRoy ThomasBob Shirley327391-64
1978-07-20vs SDN96W  3-238-5868,510 Bob ForschBob OwchinkoBuddy SchultzRollie FingersMark Littell330393-63
1978-07-21@ LAN97L  5-738-59651,911Silvio MartinezBurt HootonBurt HootonSilvio MartinezTerry Forster335400-65
1978-07-22@ LAN98L  3-438-60642,165John DennyTommy JohnTommy JohnJohn DennyTerry Forster338404-66
1978-07-23@ LAN99W  2-039-60648,184Pete VuckovichDon SuttonPete VuckovichDon Sutton 340404-64
1978-07-25@ SFN100L  2-339-61639,289Bob ForschVida BlueVida BlueBob Forsch 342407-65
1978-07-26@ SFN101W  2-140-61618,769Silvio MartinezEd HalickiSilvio MartinezEd Halicki 344408-64
1978-07-28@ SDN102L  3-840-62617,217John DennyRandy JonesRandy JonesJohn Denny 347416-69
1978-07-29@ SDN103L  3-740-63618,696Pete VuckovichBob OwchinkoBob OwchinkoPete Vuckovich 350423-73
1978-07-30@ SDN104L  2-340-64616,478Bob ForschGaylord PerryGaylord PerryBob ForschRollie Fingers352426-74
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttSLN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-08-01@ CHN105L  2-440-65622,242Silvio MartinezDennis LampDennis LampSilvio MartinezBruce Sutter354430-76
1978-08-02@ CHN106L  2-340-66614,610Aurelio LopezMike KrukowMike KrukowAurelio LopezBruce Sutter356433-77
1978-08-03@ CHN107L  2-340-67621,596Pete VuckovichKen HoltzmanDonnie MoorePete Vuckovich 358436-78
1978-08-04vs NYN108L  3-840-68615,153 Bob ForschCraig SwanCraig SwanBob Forsch 361444-83
1978-08-05vs NYN109W  5-341-68619,689 Pete FalconeNino EspinosaTom BrunoNino EspinosaMark Littell366447-81
1978-08-06vs NYN110W  3-142-68617,198 Silvio MartinezJerry KoosmanSilvio MartinezJerry KoosmanRoy Thomas369448-79
1978-08-07vs PHI111W  6-343-68618,671 Aurelio LopezRandy LerchAurelio LopezRandy LerchMark Littell375451-76
1978-08-08vs PHI112W  2-045-6860 Pete VuckovichLarry ChristensonPete VuckovichLarry Christenson 377451-74
1978-08-08vs PHI113W  6-245-68626,880 Tom BrunoJim LonborgTom BrunoJim Lonborg 383453-70
1978-08-09vs PHI114L  3-645-69616,172 Bob ForschJim KaatJim KaatBob ForschRon Reed386459-73
1978-08-11@ NYN115W  4-146-69610,434Silvio MartinezJerry KoosmanAurelio LopezDale MurrayTom Bruno390460-70
1978-08-12@ NYN116W  5-147-6968,623John DennyKevin KobelJohn DennyKevin Kobel 395461-66
1978-08-13@ NYN117W  6-148-69611,088Pete VuckovichMike BruhertPete VuckovichMike Bruhert 401462-61
1978-08-14vs HOU118L  0-648-70612,555 Bob ForschTom DixonTom DixonBob Forsch 401468-67
1978-08-15vs HOU119W  11-549-70612,606 Aurelio LopezFloyd BannisterAurelio LopezFloyd Bannister 412473-61
1978-08-16vs HOU120L  2-449-71610,829 Silvio MartinezJoe NiekroJoe NiekroSilvio Martinez 414477-63
1978-08-17vs ATL121W  4-350-71510,543 John DennyMickey MahlerJohn DennyMickey MahlerMark Littell418480-62
1978-08-18vs ATL122W  5-151-71512,764 Pete VuckovichPreston HannaPete VuckovichPreston Hanna 423481-58
1978-08-19vs ATL123L  0-351-72524,313 Bob ForschLarry McWilliamsLarry McWilliamsBob Forsch 423484-61
1978-08-20vs ATL124W  6-452-72535,531 Aurelio LopezPhil NiekroTom BrunoPhil Niekro 429488-59
1978-08-21@ CIN125W  14-953-72530,548Silvio MartinezBill BonhamSilvio MartinezBill Bonham 443497-54
1978-08-22@ CIN126L  4-553-73531,182John DennyTom SeaverDave TomlinTom Bruno 447502-55
1978-08-24@ CIN127W  4-354-73530,054Pete VuckovichPaul MoskauPete VuckovichPaul Moskau 451505-54
1978-08-25@ ATL128W  11-1055-7355,908Bob ForschLarry McWilliamsTom BrunoGene GarberMark Littell462515-53
1978-08-26@ ATL129W  9-456-73518,024Silvio MartinezPreston HannaSilvio MartinezPreston Hanna 471519-48
1978-08-27@ ATL130W  14-357-7359,309John DennyMickey MahlerJohn DennyMickey Mahler 485522-37
1978-08-29@ HOU131L  3-657-7456,692Pete VuckovichKen ForschKen ForschPete Vuckovich 488528-40
1978-08-30@ HOU132W  4-258-7456,480Bob ForschJoe NiekroBob ForschJoe Niekro 492530-38
1978-08-31vs CIN133L  6-1158-75516,112 Silvio MartinezTom SeaverTom SeaverSilvio Martinez 498541-43
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttSLN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-09-01vs CIN134L  2-558-76517,257 John DennyPaul MoskauPaul MoskauJohn DennyDoug Bair500546-46
1978-09-02vs CIN135L  3-658-77520,336 Pete VuckovichFred NormanPedro BorbonMark LittellDoug Bair503552-49
1978-09-03vs CIN136W  10-259-77522,051 Pete FalconeMike LaCossPete FalconeMike LaCoss 513554-41
1978-09-04vs PHI137W  3-260-7850 Bob ForschRandy LerchBob ForschRandy LerchMark Littell516556-40
1978-09-04vs PHI138L  2-1060-78519,015 Silvio MartinezJim LonborgJim LonborgSilvio Martinez 518566-48
1978-09-06vs PIT139L  1-460-7957,945 John DennyDon RobinsonDon RobinsonJohn Denny 519570-51
1978-09-07vs PIT140W  5-461-7957,805 Pete FalconeBruce KisonAurelio LopezGrant JacksonMark Littell524574-50
1978-09-08@ PHI141L  0-161-8150Tom BrunoDick RuthvenDick RuthvenTom Bruno 524575-51
1978-09-08@ PHI142L  1-261-81535,160Dan O'BrienJim KaatRon ReedDan O'Brien 525577-52
1978-09-09@ PHI143L  3-661-82535,824Bob ForschRandy LerchRandy LerchBob Forsch 528583-55
1978-09-10@ PHI144W  8-662-82533,106Silvio MartinezJim LonborgMark LittellRon ReedBuddy Schultz536589-53
1978-09-11@ MON145L  1-362-8354,949John DennyRoss GrimsleyRoss GrimsleyJohn Denny 537592-55
1978-09-12@ MON146L  1-562-8458,672Pete VuckovichRudy MayRudy MayPete Vuckovich 538597-59
1978-09-13@ PIT147L  1-762-8556,398Pete FalconeBert BlylevenBert BlylevenPete Falcone 539604-65
1978-09-14@ PIT148L  4-762-8655,294Bob ForschJim RookerJim RookerBob Forsch 543611-68
1978-09-15@ CHN149W  6-263-8655,097Rob DresslerMike KrukowMark LittellBruce Sutter 549613-64
1978-09-16@ CHN150W  4-164-86518,738John DennyDennis LampJohn DennyDennis LampMark Littell553614-61
1978-09-17@ CHN151L  2-464-87518,340Pete VuckovichRay BurrisRay BurrisPete Vuckovich 555618-63
1978-09-19vs NYN152W  5-365-8755,257 Tom BrunoNino EspinosaMark LittellDale Murray 560621-61
1978-09-20vs NYN153L  6-765-8856,030 Dan O'BrienKevin KobelKevin KobelGeorge FrazierJerry Koosman566628-62
1978-09-21vs NYN154W  6-266-8853,912 John UrreaCraig SwanJohn UrreaCraig Swan 572630-58
1978-09-22vs CHN155L  3-566-89515,062 Bob ForschRay BurrisRay BurrisAurelio LopezDave Roberts575635-60
1978-09-23vs CHN156W  5-167-89516,790 John DennyRick ReuschelJohn DennyRick Reuschel 580636-56
1978-09-24vs CHN157L  4-567-90517,033 Pete VuckovichKen HoltzmanLynn McGlothenTom BrunoBruce Sutter584641-57
1978-09-25@ NYN158W  3-068-9053,697Silvio MartinezKevin KobelSilvio MartinezKevin Kobel 587641-54
1978-09-26@ NYN159L  1-368-9153,698Rob DresslerCraig SwanCraig SwanRob DresslerDale Murray588644-56
1978-09-29vs MON160L  5-768-9256,280 John UrreaScott SandersonDarold KnowlesBuddy SchultzWoodie Fryman593651-58
1978-09-30vs MON161W  6-169-9254,504 John DennyDan SchatzederJohn DennyDan Schatzeder 599652-53
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttSLN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-10-01vs MON162L  1-569-9356,182 Pete VuckovichRoss GrimsleyRoss GrimsleyDan O'Brien 600657-57


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