"More stats than you can shake a wooden stick at..."
Update:  2014 Mexican League  -  Full stats and standings now available between 2000-2014. Player profiles also available.
Home >> Teams >> MLB Franchises >> National League >> St. Louis Cardinals >> 1996 Team Capsule >> Game Log

1996 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

+ Game Log
Nickname:
W-L Record: 88-74 .543
Rank: 1st in National League Central
Run Differential: 759-706 + 53
Manager(s): Tony LaRussa
General Manager: Walt Jocketty
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Payroll: $ 38,741,666 9/28
Attendance: 2,654,718 8/28
Playoffs: Lost NLCS (Braves)
Top Draft Pick: Braden Looper (#3) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Ron Hassey
Bullpen Coach: Mark DeJohn
First Base Coach: Dave McKay
Hitting Coach: George Hendrick
Pitching Coach: Dave Duncan
Third Base Coach: Tommie Reynolds

#1 Draft Picks

Andy Benes (#1), Mike Morgan (#4), Dmitri Young (#4), Mike Morgan (#4), Donovan Osborne (#13), Royce Clayton (#15), Alan Benes (#16), Aaron Holbert (#18), Brian Barber (#22), Mark Petkovsek (#29), Brian Jordan (#30)
National League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8874.543--
8280.5066.0
8181.5007.0
7686.46912.0
7389.45115.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1996 St. Louis Cardinals. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1996 St. Louis Cardinals Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1SLN@ NYNL6-70-14812No167-1
    2SLN@ NYNW5-31-151114No111101
    3SLN@ NYNL9-101-251321No120200 
    4SLN@ ATLW5-42-251114No125241
    5SLN@ ATLW3-23-24310Yes128262 
    6SLN@ ATLL3-133-34812No1.53139-8 
    7SLNvs MONL3-43-451014No23443-9 
    8SLNvs MONW4-14-44814No13844-6 
    9SLNvs PHIW2-15-43510Yes0.54045-5
    10SLNvs PHIW6-16-4146Yes--46460 
    11SLNvs PHIL2-46-5148Yes--4850-2
    12SLNvs PHIW6-57-5227Yes--5455-1
    13SLNvs PITW6-48-5214Yes--60591
    14SLNvs PITL3-138-6249Yes--6372-9
    15SLNvs PITW6-19-6125Yes--6973-4 
    16SLNvs PITL2-69-7236Yes0.57179-8 
    17SLN@ PHIW1-010-7236Yes0.57279-7
    18SLN@ PHIW1-011-7114Yes--7379-6
    19SLN@ PHIL2-411-8138Yes--7583-8
    20SLN@ MONL0-811-91410Yes--7591-16 
    21SLN@ MONL11-1211-102613No0.586103-17 
    22SLNvs NYNW9-412-101410Yes--95107-12 
    23SLNvs NYNL3-912-111513Yes--98116-18 
    24SLNvs ATLL1-612-121514Yes--99122-23 
    25SLNvs ATLL2-712-132718No0.5101129-28 
    26SLNvs ATLL1-412-143818No1102133-31
    27SLN@ CHNL6-712-1541121No1108140-32 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    28SLN@ CHNL3-912-1641223No2111149-38 
    29SLN@ SDNW3-113-1641121No2114150-36
    30SLN@ SDNW4-314-1641120No1118153-35
    31SLN@ SDNL4-1014-1741121No2122163-41 
    32SLNvs SFNL2-414-1841121No2.5124167-43
    33SLNvs SFNL7-1014-1951223No2.5131177-46
    34SLNvs SFNW16-815-1951223No2.5147185-38 
    35SLNvs LANL2-315-2051325No2.5149188-39 
    36SLNvs LANL2-415-2151426No2.5151192-41
    37SLNvs LANW6-516-2151222No1.5157197-40
    38SLN@ FLOL2-516-2251222No2159202-43
    39SLN@ FLOL5-1116-2351323No2.5164213-49 
    40SLN@ FLOW6-017-2351324No2.5170213-43 
    41SLN@ COLL11-1217-2451325No3181225-44
    42SLN@ COLL8-917-2551426No3189234-45 
    43SLN@ COLL3-1017-2651427No4192244-52 
    44SLN@ HOUW5-318-2651426No3197247-50 
    45SLN@ HOUW8-219-2631123No2205249-44 
    46SLN@ HOUW5-220-2631122No1210251-41
    47SLN@ FLOW4-221-2621021No1214253-39
    48SLN@ FLOW5-022-2621020No1219253-34 
    49SLN@ FLOL2-822-2721021No2221261-40 
    50SLNvs COLL2-522-2821021No3223266-43
    51SLNvs COLL5-622-2921021No3228272-44
    52SLNvs COLW6-523-2921021No3234277-43
    53SLNvs HOUW6-424-2921019No2240281-41
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    54SLNvs HOUW5-425-2921018No1245285-40 
    55SLNvs HOUW2-026-2921017No--247285-38 
    56SLN@ SDNW3-027-291916Yes--250285-35 
    57SLN@ SDNW11-528-291814Yes--261290-29 
    58SLN@ SDNL4-628-302916No0.5265296-31 
    59SLN@ SFNW9-429-302814No--274300-26 
    60SLN@ SFNL1-429-312916No1275304-29
    61SLN@ SFNL0-929-322916No2275313-38 
    62SLN@ LANL1-229-332917No3276315-39
    63SLN@ LANW6-330-332917No2282318-36
    64SLNvs NYNL1-230-342918No1.5283320-37
    65SLNvs NYNW13-431-342918No1.5296324-28 
    66SLNvs NYNW4-232-342816No1.5300326-26
    67SLNvs NYNW5-433-342815No0.5305330-25
    68SLNvs PHIW3-234-342715Yes--308332-24
    69SLNvs PHIW3-235-341714Yes--311334-23 
    70SLN@ MONL3-835-352715Yes--314342-28 
    71SLN@ MONL3-435-362815No1317346-29 
    72SLN@ MONW9-436-362715Yes--326350-24 
    73SLN@ MONL2-336-372815No--328353-25
    74SLN@ ATLW9-237-371613Yes--337355-18 
    75SLN@ ATLL3-437-382715No0.5340359-19
    76SLN@ ATLW11-738-382512Yes0.5351366-15 
    77SLN@ ATLL0-338-392715No1351369-18
    78SLNvs PITW6-139-392615Yes--357370-13 
    79SLNvs PITW6-540-391512Yes--363375-12 
    80SLNvs PITW10-341-391410Yes--373378-5 
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    81SLNvs CINL5-841-402613No1378386-8
    82SLNvs CINW4-342-402512Yes1382389-7
    83SLNvs CINW4-043-402410No1386389-3 
    84SLN@ PITW7-144-402410No13933903 
    85SLN@ PITW7-445-402410No14003946
    86SLN@ PITW9-546-40139Yes--40939910 
    87SLN@ PITL2-846-411410Yes--4114074 
    88SLN@ CHNL0-646-421511Yes--411413-2 
    89SLN@ CHNW13-347-421410Yes--4244168 
    90SLN@ CHNW10-548-42138Yes--43442113
    91SLN@ CHNW7-649-42138Yes--44142714
    92SLN@ CINW8-350-42138Yes--44943019 
    93SLN@ CINW5-451-42127Yes--45443420
    94SLN@ CINW6-452-42126Yes--46043822
    95SLNvs CHNL5-652-43127Yes--46544421
    96SLNvs CHNW9-153-43126Yes--47444529 
    97SLNvs CHNL0-353-44126Yes--47444826
    98SLNvs CHNW6-554-44126Yes--48045327 
    99SLNvs ATLL6-854-45138Yes--48646125
    100SLNvs ATLL2-354-46138Yes--48846424
    101SLNvs ATLL1-454-47138Yes--48946821
    102SLNvs MONL2-454-48138Yes--49147219
    103SLNvs MONL1-554-492510Yes0.549247715 
    104SLNvs MONW6-355-49149Yes--49848018
    105SLNvs MONW6-456-49138Yes--50448420
    106SLN@ PHIL7-856-50149Yes--51149219 
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    107SLN@ PHIL1-257-51138Yes--51949524
    108SLN@ PHIW7-157-51138Yes--51949524 
    109SLN@ NYNW4-358-51138Yes--52349825
    110SLN@ NYNL4-558-52249Yes0.552750324
    111SLN@ NYNW4-259-52249Yes0.553150526
    112SLNvs SDNW8-260-52239Yes--53950732 
    113SLNvs SDNL0-160-53238Yes--53950831
    114SLNvs SDNW1-061-53138Yes--54050832 
    115SLNvs SFNL3-561-54239Yes--54351330
    116SLNvs SFNL6-861-552510Yes154952128
    117SLNvs SFNW7-162-55259Yes155652234 
    118SLNvs SFNW5-363-55259Yes156152536
    119SLNvs LANL4-863-562510Yes0.556553332 
    120SLNvs LANW6-164-56248Yes0.557153437 
    121SLNvs LANL2-564-57249Yes157353934
    122SLNvs FLOW6-265-57249Yes157954138 
    123SLNvs FLOW4-366-57238Yes--58354439
    124SLNvs FLOW5-367-57137Yes--58854741
    125SLN@ COLL4-567-58259Yes0.559255240 
    126SLN@ COLL2-1067-592510Yes0.559456232 
    127SLN@ COLL5-1067-602511Yes0.559957227 
    128SLN@ HOUW1-068-60147Yes--60057228
    129SLN@ HOUL1-368-612610No0.560157526 
    130SLN@ HOUL1-468-622611No1.560257923
    131SLN@ HOUW3-269-622610No0.560558124
    132SLNvs FLOL3-669-632610No1.560858721
    133SLNvs FLOL2-369-642713No2.561059020
    134SLNvs FLOL9-1069-652713No2.561960019
    135SLNvs COLW7-470-652612No2.562660422
    136SLNvs COLW2-171-652611No2.562860523
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    137SLNvs COLW15-672-652611No1.564361132 
    138SLNvs HOUW8-773-652611No0.565161833 
    139SLNvs HOUW12-374-65159Yes--66362142 
    140SLNvs HOUW6-475-65159Yes--66962544
    141SLNvs SDNW8-376-65158Yes--67762849 
    142SLNvs SDNW8-377-65158Yes--68563154 
    143SLNvs SDNL4-577-661510Yes--68963653
    144SLN@ SFNW6-278-66158Yes--69563857 
    145SLN@ SFNW1-079-66147Yes--69663858
    146SLN@ SFNL2-479-67159Yes--69864256
    147SLN@ LANL1-479-681510Yes--69964653
    148SLN@ LANW2-080-68159Yes--70164655
    149SLN@ LANL5-980-691510Yes--70665551 
    150SLN@ LANL5-680-70159Yes--71166150
    151SLNvs CHNW5-381-70159Yes--71666452
    152SLNvs CHNW5-382-70159Yes--72166754
    153SLNvs CHNW5-483-70159Yes--72667155 
    154SLN@ CINL2-483-711510Yes--72867553
    155SLN@ CINL3-683-731510Yes--73168744
    156SLN@ CINL0-683-731510Yes--73168744 
    157SLN@ CINW3-284-731510Yes--73468945
    158SLN@ PITW7-185-73159Yes--74169051 
    159SLN@ PITW8-786-73159Yes--74969752
    160SLNvs CINW2-187-73159Yes--75169853 
    161SLNvs CINW5-288-73148Yes--75670056
    162SLNvs CINL3-688-74159Yes--75970653


    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.