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2002 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 97-65 .599
Rank: 1st in National League Central
Run Differential: 787-648 + 139
Roster Continuity 74.22% 6/30
Manager(s): Tony La Russa
General Manager: Walt Jocketty
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Payroll: $ 74,660,875 13/30
Attendance: 3,011,756 6/30
Playoffs: Lost NLCS (Giants)
Top Draft Pick: Calvin Hayes (#102) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Boots Day
Bench Coach: Joe Pettini
Bullpen Coach: Marty Mason
First Base Coach: Dave McKay
Hitting Coach: Mitchell Page
Pitching Coach: Dave Duncan
Third Base Coach: Jose Oquendo

#1 Draft Picks

Andy Benes (#1), J.D. Drew (#5), Matt Morris (#12), Tino Martinez (#14), Eduardo Perez (#17), Jamey Wright (#28)
National League Central 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 2002 St. Louis Cardinals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    40Andy BenesP6-6245R-R341989SDN: 1988-1-1MLB--
    41Miguel Cairo1B-3B6-1160R-R281996Not draftedMLB-Retired
    28Mike Coolbaugh3B6-1185R-R302001TOR: 1990-16-447MLB--
    54Mike CrudaleP6-0205R-R252002SLN: 1999-24-732MLB--
    16Ivan Cruz1B6-2219L-L341997DET: 1989-28-732MLB--
    30Wilson DelgadoSS-2B5-11165B-R261996Not draftedMLB--
    8Mike DiFeliceC6-2205R-R331996SLN: 1991-11-285MLB--
    7J.D. DrewRF6-1195L-R261998SLN: 1998-1-5MLB--
    52Matt DuffP6-1205R-R272002Not draftedMLB--
    15Jim EdmondsCF6-1212L-L321993CAL: 1988-7-169MLB--
    13Jeff FasseroP6-1195L-L391991SLN: 1984-22-554MLB--
    31Chuck FinleyP6-6226L-L391986CAL: 1985-1-4MLB--
    47Luther HackmanP6-4195R-R271999COL: 1994-6-154MLB--
    44Jason IsringhausenP6-3210R-R291995NYN: 1991-44-1157MLB-Free Agent
    58Kevin JosephP6-4200R-R252002SFN: 1997-6-178MLB--
    57Darryl KileP6-5212R-R331991HOU: 1987-30-782MLB--
    49Steve KlineP6-1215B-L291997CLE: 1993-8-223MLB--
    26Eli MarreroLF-RF6-1180R-R281997SLN: 1993-3-88MLB--
    21Tino Martinez1B6-2210L-R341990SEA: 1988-1-14MLB--
    22Mike MathenyC6-3205R-R311994MIL: 1991-8-208MLB--
    48Mike MatthewsP6-2175L-L282000CLE: 1992-2-40MLB--
    56Gabe MolinaP6-1220R-R271999BAL: 1996-21-621MLB--
    35Matt MorrisP6-5210R-R271997SLN: 1995-1-12MLB--
    60Josh PearceP6-3215R-R242002SLN: 1999-2-82MLB--
    33Eduardo Perez1B-3B6-4215R-R321993CAL: 1991-1-17MLB--
    27Placido Polanco3B5-10168R-R261998SLN: 1994-19-530MLB-Free Agent
    5Albert PujolsDH-1B6-3230R-R222001SLN: 1999-13-402MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLB-Active
    3Edgar RenteriaSS6-1180R-R261996Not draftedMLB-Retired
    00Kerry RobinsonLF-RF6-0175L-L281998SLN: 1995-34-939MLB--
    58Jose RodriguezP6-1215L-L272000SLN: 1997-24-734MLB--
    52Nerio RodriguezP6-1195R-R291996Not draftedMLB--
    16,27Scott Rolen3B6-4226R-R271996PHI: 1993-2-46MLB-Free Agent
    46Jason SimontacchiP6-2185R-R282002KCA: 1996-21-619MLB--
    52Bud SmithP6-0170L-L222001SLN: 1998-4-108MLB--
    53Travis SmithP5-10170R-R291998MIL: 1995-19-516MLB--
    36Gene StechschulteP6-5210R-R282000Not draftedMLB--
    55Garrett StephensonP6-5208R-R301996BAL: 1992-18-492MLB--
    99So TaguchiLF-CF5-10163R-R322002Not draftedMLB--
    50Mike TimlinP6-4210R-R361991TOR: 1987-5-127MLB--
    43Dave VeresP6-2220R-R351994OAK: 1986-4-89MLB--
    4Fernando Vina2B5-9170L-R331993NYN: 1990-9-253MLB--
    50Rick WhiteP6-4215R-R331994PIT: 1990-15-403MLB--
    19Woody WilliamsP6-0195R-R351993TOR: 1988-28-732MLB--
    23Jamey WrightP6-5221R-R281996COL: 1993-1-28MLB-Retired

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