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2009 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 91-71 .562
Rank: 1st in National League Central
Run Differential: 640-552 + 88
Manager(s): Tony LaRussa
General Manager: John Mozeliak
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium III
Payroll: $ 77,605,109 17/30
Attendance: 3,343,252 4/30
Playoffs: Lost in NLDS (LA Dodgers)
Top Draft Pick: Shelby Miller (#19) 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

Troy Glaus (#3), Khalil Greene (#13), Chris Carpenter (#15), Colby Rasmus (#28), Adam Wainwright (#29), Tyler Greene (#30), Clayton Mortensen (#36), Trever Miller (#41), Chris Perez (#42), Chris Duncan (#46)
National League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9171.562--
8378.5167.5
8082.49411.0
7884.48113.0
7488.45717.0
6299.38528.5
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 2009 St. Louis Cardinals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    24Rick AnkielRF-CF6-1210L-L291999SLN: 1997-2-72MLB-Retired
    23Brian Barden3B5-11195R-R282007ARI: 2002-6-189MLB-Free Agent
    41Mitchell BoggsP6-3195R-R252008SLN: 2005-5-170MLBGwinnett (AAA) >> Atlanta BravesMinors
    54Blaine BoyerP6-3190R-R272005ATL: 2000-3-100MLBMinnesota TwinsMLB-Active
    29Chris CarpenterP6-6225R-R341997TOR: 1993-1-15MLB-Retired
    16Chris DuncanIF6-5210L-R282005SLN: 1999-1-46MLB--
    31Ryan FranklinP6-3185R-R361999SEA: 1992-23-642MLB--
    8Troy Glaus3B6-5229R-R321998ANA: 1997-1-3MLB--
    3Khalil GreeneSS5-11210R-R292003SDN: 2002-1-13MLB--
    3Tyler Greene2B-OF6-2185R-R252009SLN: 2005-1-30MLB-Free Agent
    53Blake HawksworthP6-3190R-R262009SLN: 2001-28-854MLB-Retired
    34Jarrett Hoffpauir2B-3B5-9165R-R262009SLN: 2004-6-180MLBToronto Blue JaysMinors
    15Matt HollidayLF6-4235R-R292004COL: 1998-7-210MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-Active
    52Josh KinneyP6-1195R-R302006UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    26Kyle LohseP6-2190R-R302001CHN: 1996-29-862MLBMilwaukee BrewersMLB-Active
    47Ryan LudwickLF6-3205R-L302002OAK: 1999-2-60MLB-Free Agent
    12Julio LugoSS-3B6-1165R-R332000HOU: 1994-43-1193MLB--
    46Kyle McClellanP6-2180R-R252008SLN: 2002-25-762MLB-Free Agent
    43Trever MillerP6-4195R-L361996DET: 1991-1-41MLB--
    54Clayton MortensenP6-4180R-R242009SLN: 2007-1-36MLBOmaha (AAA) >> Kansas City RoyalsMinors
    60Jason MotteP6-0200R-R272008SLN: 2003-19-575MLBChicago CubsMLB-Active
    19Matt PagnozziC6-3200R-R262009SLN: 2003-8-245MLBReno (AAA) >> Arizona DiamondbacksMinors
    34Chris PerezP6-4225R-R232008SLN: 2006-1-42MLB-Free Agent
    35Joel PineiroP6-1180R-R302000SEA: 1997-12-373MLB-Free Agent
    5Albert PujolsDH-1B6-3230R-R292001SLN: 1999-13-402MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLB-Active
    28Colby RasmusCF6-1175L-L222009SLN: 2005-1-28MLBHouston AstrosMLB-Active
    36Dennys ReyesP6-3246L-L321997UDFAMLB--
    33Shane RobinsonRF-CF5-9165R-R242009SLN: 2006-5-166MLBMinnesota TwinsMLB-Active
    13Brendan RyanSS6-2195R-R272007SLN: 2003-7-215MLBNew York Yankees15-day DL
    55Skip Schumaker2B-LF5-10175L-R292005SLN: 2001-5-164MLBCincinnati RedsMLB-Active
    30John SmoltzP6-3220R-R421988DET: 1985-22-574MLB--
    19Nick Stavinoha1B-RF6-2225R-R272008SLN: 2005-7-230MLB--
    48Brad ThompsonP6-1190R-R272005SLN: 2002-16-492MLB--
    22Joe Thurston2B5-11175L-R292002LAN: 1999-4-134MLBBoston Red Sox7-day DL
    30Jess ToddP5-11210R-R232009SLN: 2007-2-82MLBPawtucket (AAA) >> Boston Red SoxMinors
    50Adam WainwrightP6-6190R-R272005ATL: 2000-1-29MLBSt. Louis Cardinals60-day DL
    62P.J. WaltersP6-4200R-R242009SLN: 2006-11-346MLB-Free Agent


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