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2006 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 83-78 .516
Rank: 1st in National League Central
Run Differential: 781-762 + 19
Manager(s): Tony LaRussa
General Manager: Walt Jocketty
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium III
Payroll: $ 88,891,371 11/30
Attendance: 3,407,104 3/30
Playoffs: Won World Series (Tigers)
Top Draft Pick: Adam Ottavino (#30) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Joe Pettini
Bullpen Coach: Marty Mason
First Base Coach: Dave McKay
Hitting Coach: Hal McRae
Pitching Coach: Dave Duncan
Third Base Coach: Jose Oquendo

#1 Draft Picks

Mark Mulder (#2), Braden Looper (#3), Preston Wilson (#9), Jeff Weaver (#14), Chris Carpenter (#15), Larry Bigbie (#21), Adam Wainwright (#29), Jason Marquis (#35), Chris Duncan (#46)
National League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8378.516--
8280.5061.5
8082.4943.5
7587.4638.5
6795.41416.5
6696.40717.5
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 2006 St. Louis Cardinals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    7Ronnie Belliard3B5-8180R-R291998MIL: 1994-8-207MLB--
    28Gary BennettC6-0208R-R341995PHI: 1990-11-284MLB--
    33Larry BigbieLF-CF6-4190L-L282001BAL: 1999-1-21MLB--
    29Chris CarpenterP6-6225R-R311997TOR: 1993-1-15MLB-Retired
    16Chris DuncanIF6-5210L-R252005SLN: 1999-1-46MLB--
    22David EcksteinSS5-8165R-R312001BOS: 1997-19-581MLB--
    15Jim EdmondsCF6-1212L-L361993CAL: 1988-7-169MLB--
    43Juan EncarnacionRF-CF6-3187R-R301997UDFAMLB--
    40Brian FalkenborgP6-6195R-R281999BAL: 1996-2-51MLB--
    34Randy FloresP6-0180L-L302002NYA: 1997-9-289MLB--
    31John Gall1B6-0195R-R282005SLN: 2000-11-323MLB--
    32Josh HancockP6-3217R-R282002BOS: 1998-5-145MLB--
    44Jason IsringhausenP6-3210R-R331995NYN: 1991-44-1157MLB-Free Agent
    61Tyler JohnsonP6-2180B-L252005SLN: 2000-34-1013MLB-Free Agent
    52Josh KinneyP6-1195R-R272006UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    41Braden LooperP6-5225R-R311998SLN: 1996-1-3MLB--
    7Hector Luna3B6-1170R-R242004UDFAMLB-Int
    21Jason MarquisP6-1185L-R272000ATL: 1996-1-35MLB-Free Agent
    12Aaron Miles2B5-8170B-R292003HOU: 1995-19-529MLB-Retired
    4Yadier MolinaC5-11187R-R232004SLN: 2000-4-113MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-Active
    30Mark MulderP6-6200L-L282000OAK: 1998-1-2MLBLos Angeles AngelsMinors
    60Chris NarvesonP6-3180L-L242006SLN: 2000-2-53MLBMiami MarlinsMinors
    62John NelsonSS6-1190R-R272006SLN: 2001-8-254MLB--
    19Timo PerezLF5-9167L-L312000UDFAMLB--
    13Sidney PonsonP6-1225R-R291998UDFAMLB--
    5Albert PujolsDH-1B6-3230R-R262001SLN: 1999-13-402MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLB-Active
    23Anthony ReyesP6-2215R-R242005SLN: 2003-15-455MLB-Free Agent
    73Ricardo RinconP5-10187L-L361997UDFAMLB--
    53John RodriguezOF6-0185L-L282005UDFAMLB--
    27Scott Rolen3B6-4226R-R311996PHI: 1993-2-46MLB-Free Agent
    46Mike RoseC6-1185B-R292004FLO: 1996-45-1322MLB--
    55Skip Schumaker2B-LF5-10175L-R262005SLN: 2001-5-164MLBCincinnati RedsMLB-Active
    31Jorge SosaP6-2180B-R282002UDFAMLB--
    26Scott Spiezio1B-2B6-2222B-R331996OAK: 1993-6-181MLB--
    37Jeff SuppanP6-2210R-R311995BOS: 1993-2-49MLB-Retired
    99So TaguchiLF-CF5-10163R-R362002UDFAMLB--
    48Brad ThompsonP6-1190R-R242005SLN: 2002-16-492MLB--
    13Jose VizcainoSS-2B6-1180B-R381989UDFAMLB--
    50,60Adam WainwrightP6-6190R-R242005ATL: 2000-1-29MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-Active
    36Jeff WeaverP6-5200R-R291999DET: 1998-1-14MLB--
    3Preston WilsonCF6-2193R-R311998NYN: 1992-1-9MLB--


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