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1978 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 69-93 .426
Rank: 5th in National League East
Run Differential: 600-657 -57
Manager(s): Ken Boyer, Vern Rapp, Jack Krol
General Manager: Bing Devine (1978-09-30), John Claiborne
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 1,278,215 17/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Bob Hicks (#15) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Dave Ricketts
First Base Coach: Sonny Ruberto
Hitting Coach: Mo Mozzali
Pitching Coach: Claude Osteen
Third Base Coach: Jack Krol

#1 Draft Picks

Roy Thomas (#6), Terry Kennedy (#6), Roy Thomas (#6), Ted Simmons (#10), Garry Templeton (#13), Mike Phillips (#18), Rob Dressler (#19), Steve Swisher (#21)
National League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9072.556--
8873.5471.5
7983.48811.0
7686.46914.0
6993.42621.0
6696.40724.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1978 St. Louis Cardinals. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1978 St. Louis Cardinals Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1SLN@ PHIW5-11-03110Yes--514 
    2SLN@ PHIL0-71-14816No158-3 
    3SLN@ PHIL3-121-25817No1.5820-12 
    4SLNvs PITW11-22-24715No1.51922-3 
    5SLNvs PITW5-13-21310Yes--24231 
    6SLNvs PITW6-54-2128Yes--30282 
    7SLNvs PHIL3-44-34612No0.533321
    8SLNvs PHIL2-34-44615No135350 
    9SLNvs PHIW5-05-43512Yes--40355 
    10SLNvs NYNL2-65-55713No142411
    11SLNvs NYNL2-35-64715No1.544440
    12SLNvs NYNL0-25-75917No24446-2 
    13SLN@ PITL7-85-851020No35154-3 
    14SLN@ PITL7-145-1061123No46273-11 
    15SLN@ PITL4-55-1061123No46273-11
    16SLN@ MONL3-55-1161123No56578-13
    17SLN@ MONW7-26-1161120No47280-8 
    18SLN@ MONW12-27-1161120No384822 
    19SLNvs LANL1-77-1261122No48589-4 
    20SLNvs LANW1-08-1261019No38689-3 
    21SLNvs LANW4-09-1261018No390891
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    22SLNvs SFNL1-29-1361019No491910
    23SLNvs SFNW9-010-135917No3.5100919 
    24SLNvs SFNL0-410-146918No4100955 
    25SLNvs SDNL1-210-1561121No5101974
    26SLNvs SDNW1-011-155817No4.5102975 
    27SLNvs SDNW8-412-155816No4.51101019 
    28SLN@ LANL1-312-165817No4.51111047
    29SLN@ LANW6-513-165816No4.51171098 
    30SLN@ LANW2-014-165815No4.511910910 
    31SLN@ SFNL3-914-175816No4.51221184 
    32SLN@ SFNL6-714-185918No4.51281253
    33SLN@ SFNL4-514-2061021No61351341 
    34SLN@ SFNL3-414-2061021No61351341 
    35SLN@ SDNL3-414-2161221No61381380 
    36SLN@ SDNL5-714-2261223No6143145-2
    37SLN@ SDNL2-514-2361223No6145150-5
    38SLN@ CHNL2-614-2461224No6.5147156-9 
    39SLN@ CHNL2-1014-2561224No7.5149166-17
    40SLN@ CHNL2-314-2661224No7.5151169-18
    41SLNvs MONL1-414-2761225No8152173-21
    42SLNvs MONW2-015-2761224No7.5154173-19 
    43SLNvs MONL2-1115-2861224No8.5156184-28 
    44SLNvs CHNL0-615-2961225No9.5156190-34 
    45SLNvs CHNL2-315-3061225No10.5158193-35 
    46SLNvs CHNL0-215-3161226No11.5158195-37 
    47SLN@ NYNL2-716-3261226No11166204-38 
    48SLN@ NYNW6-216-3261226No11166204-38 
    49SLN@ NYNW8-217-3261225No10174206-32 
    50SLN@ NYNW5-418-3261224No9179210-31
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    51SLN@ HOUL1-218-3361225No10180212-32 
    52SLN@ HOUL2-519-3461225No10.5184218-34
    53SLN@ HOUW2-119-3461225No10.5184218-34 
    54SLN@ HOUW4-220-3461225No10.5188220-32
    55SLNvs CINL1-220-3561225No11.5189222-33 
    56SLNvs CINW4-121-3561224No11.5193223-30 
    57SLNvs ATLL0-621-3661225No11.5193229-36 
    58SLNvs ATLW2-022-3661224No11.5195229-34
    59SLNvs HOUL7-1122-3761224No12.5202240-38
    60SLNvs HOUL5-1222-3861224No12.5207252-45 
    61SLNvs HOUW5-323-3861223No12.5212255-43 
    62SLN@ ATLL1-223-3961224No13.5213257-44 
    63SLN@ ATLL1-1223-4061224No13.5214269-55 
    64SLN@ ATLL1-723-4161224No13.5215276-61 
    65SLN@ CINL0-423-4261224No14.5215280-65 
    66SLN@ CINL5-623-4361224No14.5220286-66 
    67SLN@ CINL2-423-4461224No14.5222290-68
    68SLN@ PHIW4-224-4461224No14226292-66
    69SLN@ PHIL1-224-4561224No14227294-67 
    70SLNvs MONW8-425-4561224No12.5235298-63
    71SLNvs MONL0-225-4661224No13.5235300-65
    72SLNvs MONW7-526-4661224No13.5242305-63 
    73SLN@ PITL8-1126-4761224No13.5250316-66
    74SLN@ PITW2-028-4761224No13258317-59
    75SLN@ PITW6-128-4761224No13258317-59 
    76SLN@ PITW7-529-4761224No13265322-57 
    77SLN@ MONW2-130-4761224No13267323-56
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    78SLN@ MONL2-330-4861224No14269326-57 
    79SLN@ MONW5-432-4861224No13.5278332-54
    80SLN@ MONW4-232-4861224No13.5278332-54
    81SLNvs CHNL2-632-4961224No14280338-58
    82SLNvs CHNL5-732-5061224No14.5285345-60
    83SLNvs CHNL1-532-5161224No15.5286350-64
    84SLNvs PITW3-233-5161224No15.5289352-63 
    85SLNvs PITL1-233-5261224No15.5290354-64
    86SLNvs PITW4-034-5261224No15294354-60 
    87SLNvs PITL1-634-5361224No16295360-65
    88SLNvs LANW6-135-5361224No15.5301361-60 
    89SLNvs LANW4-136-5361224No14.5305362-57 
    90SLNvs LANL1-236-5461224No14.5306364-58
    91SLNvs SFNW9-437-5561224No15315374-59
    92SLNvs SFNL0-637-5561224No15315374-59 
    93SLNvs SFNL7-937-5661224No15322383-61 
    94SLNvs SDNL2-337-5761224No15324386-62 
    95SLNvs SDNL3-537-5861224No15327391-64
    96SLNvs SDNW3-238-5861224No15330393-63
    97SLN@ LANL5-738-5961224No16.5335400-65
    98SLN@ LANL3-438-6061224No17.5338404-66
    99SLN@ LANW2-039-6061224No17.5340404-64 
    100SLN@ SFNL2-339-6161224No17342407-65 
    101SLN@ SFNW2-140-6161224No16344408-64 
    102SLN@ SDNL3-840-6261224No16.5347416-69 
    103SLN@ SDNL3-740-6361224No16.5350423-73 
    104SLN@ SDNL2-340-6461224No16.5352426-74
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    105SLN@ CHNL2-440-6561224No17354430-76
    106SLN@ CHNL2-340-6661224No18356433-77
    107SLN@ CHNL2-340-6761224No18.5358436-78 
    108SLNvs NYNL3-840-6861225No19361444-83 
    109SLNvs NYNW5-341-6861224No18.5366447-81
    110SLNvs NYNW3-142-6861224No19369448-79
    111SLNvs PHIW6-343-6861224No18375451-76
    112SLNvs PHIW2-045-6861224No16383453-70 
    113SLNvs PHIW6-245-6861224No16383453-70 
    114SLNvs PHIL3-645-6961224No17386459-73
    115SLN@ NYNW4-146-6961224No17.5390460-70
    116SLN@ NYNW5-147-6961224No17.5395461-66 
    117SLN@ NYNW6-148-6961222No16.5401462-61 
    118SLNvs HOUL0-648-7061223No17401468-67 
    119SLNvs HOUW11-549-7061223No16412473-61 
    120SLNvs HOUL2-449-7161223No16414477-63 
    121SLNvs ATLW4-350-7151122No15418480-62
    122SLNvs ATLW5-151-7151122No14423481-58 
    123SLNvs ATLL0-351-7251123No15423484-61 
    124SLNvs ATLW6-452-7251122No15429488-59 
    125SLN@ CINW14-953-7251122No14443497-54 
    126SLN@ CINL4-553-7351122No15447502-55 
    127SLN@ CINW4-354-7351122No13.5451505-54 
    128SLN@ ATLW11-1055-7351122No12.5462515-53
    129SLN@ ATLW9-456-7351121No12.5471519-48 
    130SLN@ ATLW14-357-7351019No12.5485522-37 
    131SLN@ HOUL3-657-7451120No14488528-40 
    132SLN@ HOUW4-258-7451120No14492530-38 
    133SLNvs CINL6-1158-7551121No14.5498541-43 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    134SLNvs CINL2-558-7651122No14.5500546-46
    135SLNvs CINL3-658-7751122No15.5503552-49
    136SLNvs CINW10-259-7751121No14513554-41 
    137SLNvs PHIW3-260-7851020No14518566-48
    138SLNvs PHIL2-1060-7851020No14518566-48 
    139SLNvs PITL1-460-7951121No15519570-51 
    140SLNvs PITW5-461-7951121No15524574-50
    141SLN@ PHIL0-161-8151122No17525577-52 
    142SLN@ PHIL1-261-8151122No17525577-52 
    143SLN@ PHIL3-661-8251122No18528583-55 
    144SLN@ PHIW8-662-8251122No17536589-53
    145SLN@ MONL1-362-8351122No18537592-55 
    146SLN@ MONL1-562-8451123No18538597-59 
    147SLN@ PITL1-762-8551123No19539604-65 
    148SLN@ PITL4-762-8651123No20543611-68 
    149SLN@ CHNW6-263-8651123No19549613-64 
    150SLN@ CHNW4-164-8651123No19553614-61
    151SLN@ CHNL2-464-8751123No19555618-63 
    152SLNvs NYNW5-365-8751123No18560621-61 
    153SLNvs NYNL6-765-8851123No19566628-62
    154SLNvs NYNW6-266-8851123No18.5572630-58 
    155SLNvs CHNL3-566-8951123No19575635-60
    156SLNvs CHNW5-167-8951123No19.5580636-56 
    157SLNvs CHNL4-567-9051123No20.5584641-57
    158SLN@ NYNW3-068-9051122No20.5587641-54 
    159SLN@ NYNL1-368-9151123No21588644-56
    160SLNvs MONL5-768-9251123No21593651-58
    161SLNvs MONW6-169-9251121No21599652-53 
    OctoberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    162SLNvs MONL1-569-9351121No21600657-57 


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