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1987 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 95-67 .586
Rank: 1st in National League East
Run Differential: 798-693 + 105
Manager(s): Whitey Herzog
General Manager: Dal Maxvill
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 3,072,122 1/26
Playoffs: Lost World Series (Twins)
Top Draft Pick: Cris Carpenter (#14) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Red Schoendienst
Bullpen Coach: Dave Ricketts
First Base Coach: Rich Hacker
Hitting Coach: Johnny Lewis
Pitching Coach: Mike Roarke
Third Base Coach: Nick Leyva

#1 Draft Picks

Ken Dayley (#3), John Morris (#10), Joe Magrane (#18), Tim Conroy (#20), Todd Worrell (#21), Jim Lindeman (#24)
National League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9567.586--
9270.5683.0
9171.5624.0
8082.49415.0
8082.49415.0
7685.47218.5
Full League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1987 St. Louis Cardinals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    59Skeeter Barnes3B-1B5-11170R-R301983CIN: 1978-16-407MLB--
    5Rod BookerSS-2B6-0175L-R281987MIN: 1980-4-90MLB--
    22Jack ClarkOF-1B6-2205R-R311975SFN: 1973-13-294MLB--
    29Vince ColemanLF-CF6-0170B-R261985SLN: 1982-10-257MLB--
    40Tim ConroyP5-11185L-L271978OAK: 1978-1-20MLB--
    34Danny CoxP6-4235R-R271983SLN: 1981-13-319MLB--
    48Bill DawleyP6-4240R-R291983CIN: 1976-7-167MLB--
    46Ken DayleyP6-0175L-L281982ATL: 1980-1-3MLB--
    10Doug DeCinces3B6-2194R-R361973BAL: 1970-3-65MLB--
    23Dan Driessen1B5-11190L-R351973UDFAMLB--
    27Curt FordRF-LF5-10150L-R261985SLN: 1981-4-85MLB--
    31Bob ForschP6-4200R-R371974SLN: 1968-26-594MLB--
    18David Green1B6-3170R-R261981UDFAMLB--
    28Tom Herr2B6-0185B-R311979UDFAMLB--
    49Ricky HortonP6-2195L-L271984SLN: 1980-4-93MLB--
    21Lance JohnsonCF5-11165L-L231987SLN: 1984-6-139MLB--
    35Mike Laga1B6-2210L-L271982DET: 1980-1-17MLB--
    25Steve LakeC6-1190R-R301983BAL: 1975-3-71MLB--
    21Tito LandrumOF5-11175R-R321980UDFAMLB--
    39Dave LaPointP6-3215L-L271980MIL: 1977-10-237MLB--
    12Tom Lawless2B-3B5-11170R-R301982CIN: 1978-17-433MLB--
    15Jim LindemanLF-RF6-1200R-R251986SLN: 1983-1-24MLB--
    41Joe MagraneP6-6230R-L221987SLN: 1985-1-18MLB--
    53Greg MathewsP6-2180B-L251986SLN: 1984-10-243MLB--
    51Willie McGeeRF-CF6-1185B-R281982NYA: 1977-1-15MLB--
    33John MorrisRF-CF6-1185L-L261986KCA: 1982-1-10MLB--
    39Randy O'NealP6-2195R-R261984DET: 1981-1-15MLB--
    11Jose OquendoSS5-10156B-R231983UDFAMLB--
    19Tom PagnozziC6-1190R-R241987SLN: 1983-8-208MLB--
    26Tony PenaC6-0185R-R301980UDFAMLB--
    9Terry Pendleton3B5-9195B-R261984SLN: 1982-7-179MLB--
    37Pat PerryP6-1170L-L281985HOU: 1978-2-38MLB--
    36Steve PetersP5-10170L-L241987SLN: 1985-5-124MLB--
    1Ozzie SmithSS5-11150B-R321978SDN: 1977-4-86MLB--
    47Ray SoffP6-0185R-R281986CHN: 1979-11-272MLB--
    37Scott TerryP5-11195R-R271986CIN: 1980-12-305MLB--
    30John TudorP6-0185L-L331979BOS: 1976-3-57MLB--
    42Lee TunnellP6-0180R-R261982PIT: 1981-2-40MLB--
    38Todd WorrellP6-5222R-R271985SLN: 1982-1-21MLB--


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