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2012 St. Louis CardinalsSeason Roster
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Matt Carpenter played for the 2012 St. Louis Cardinals
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionCentralLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameCardinals
LocationSt. Louis,Missouri
Record88-74 (4th in National League Central)League Rank10thMLB Rank19th
BallparkBusch Stadium III
ManagerMike MathenyGeneral ManagerJohn Mozeliak
CoachesMike Aldrete (Bench Coach), Derek Lilliquist (Pitching Coach), John Mabry (Assistant Coach), Chris Maloney (First Base Coach), Mark McGwire (Hitting Coach), Dyar Miller (Bullpen Coach), Jose Oquendo (Third Base Coach)
PlayoffsLost in NLCS (Giants)
#1 Draft PickMichael Wacha (#19)
Payroll$110,300,862 (Rank: 9th)
Attendance3,262,109 (Rank: 6th)
Minor League AffiliatesMemphis Redbirds (AAA) 57-87 ... Springfield Cardinals (AA) 77-61 ... Palm Beach Cardinals (A+) 64-72 ... Quad Cities River Bandits (A) 68-71 ... Batavia Muckdogs (A-) 44-32 ... Dominican Cardinals (Rk) 37-33 ... Johnson City Cardinals (Rk) 39-28 ... Gulf Coast Cardinals (Rk) 34-24 ...
Years Available1892-2019

Team History -- 2012 Statistics -- 2012 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Spring Training -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2012 St. Louis Cardinals.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2012 baseball season.

2012 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
53Matt Adams1B6-3 230 R-R 1988-08-31 23Phillipsburg,Pennsylvania MLB2007-20192012-2019Philipsburg-Osceola (Philipsburg,PA)Slippery Rock Pennsylvania
2009-23- 699-SLN
ActiveWashington Nationals (MLB)
16Bryan AndersonC6-0 190 L-R 1986-12-16 25Thousand Oaks,California MLB2005-20162010-2015Simi Valley (Simi Valley,CA)
2005- 4- 140-SLN
Free Agent  
3Carlos BeltranRF6-1 190 B-R 1977-04-24 35Manati,Puerto Rico MLB1995-20171998-2017Fernando Callejo (Manati,PR)
1995- 2-  49-KCA
Retired  
12Lance Berkman1B6-1 205 B-L 1976-02-10 36Waco,Texas MLB1995-20131999-2013Canyon (New Braunfels,TX)Rice U.
1997- 1-  16-HOU
Retired  
41Mitchell BoggsP6-3 195 R-R 1984-02-15 28Dalton,Georgia MLB2003-20152008-2013Dalton (Dalton,GA)Georgia, Tennessee-Chattanooga
2005- 5- 170-SLN
Free Agent  
19Barret BrowningP6-1 170 L-L 1984-12-28 27Jesup,Georgia MLB2005-20132012-2012Wayne County (Jesup,GA)Middle Georgia St, Florida St, Chipola Col
2006-28- 852-ANA
Free Agent  
29Chris CarpenterP6-6 225 R-R 1975-04-27 37Exeter,New Hampshire MLB1994-20131997-2012Trinity (Manchester,NH)
1993- 1-  15-TOR
Retired  
13Matt Carpenter1B-3B6-2 208 L-R 1985-11-26 26Sugar Land,Texas MLB2005-20192011-2019Elkins (Missouri City,TX)Texas Christian U.
2009-13- 399-SLN
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)
56Adron ChambersLF-CF5-10 185 L-L 1986-10-08 25Pensacola,Florida MLB2007-20182011-2013Pensacola (Pensacola,FL)Pensacola St
2007-38-1153-SLN
Free Agent  
63Maikel CletoP6-3 218 R-R 1989-05-01 23Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB2007-20172011-2014  
2006-   UDFA-NYN
Free Agent  
21Allen Craig1B6-2 190 R-R 1984-07-18 27Mission Viejo,California MLB2003-20182010-2015Chaparral (Temecula,CA)California
2006- 8- 256-SLN
Free Agent  
48Tony CruzC5-11 205 R-R 1986-08-18 25Lake Worth,Florida MLB2007-20182011-2018Santaluces (Lantana,FL)NWFlorida St, Middle Georgia St
2007-26- 802-SLN
Free Agent  
33Daniel Descalso2B5-10 190 L-R 1986-10-19 25San Carlos,California MLB2005-20192010-2019St. Francis (Mountain View,CA)California-Davis
2007- 3- 112-SLN
ActiveChicago Cubs (MLB)
65Brandon DicksonP6-5 190 R-R 1984-11-03 27Montgomery,Alabama MLB2006-20172011-2012Marbury (Marbury,AL)Tusculum Col, Central Alabama CC
2006-   UDFA--
International  
44Chuck FickP6-5 187 R-R 1985-11-11 26Thousand Oaks,California MLB2005-20152012-2012Newbury Park (Newbury Park,CA)Fresno St, Cal St Northridge
2007-15- 472-SLN
International  
61Sam FreemanP5-11 170 R-L 1987-06-24 25Houston,Texas MLB2008-20192012-2019Hebron (Carrollton,TX)North Central Texas Col, Kansas
2008-32- 965-SLN
MinorsWashington Nationals (AAA)
23David Freese3B6-2 220 R-R 1983-04-28 29Corpus Christi,Texas MLB2005-20192010-2019Lafayette (Wildwood,MO)South Alabama, St. Louis CC-Meramec
2006- 9- 273-SDN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)
40Brian FuentesP6-4 220 L-L 1975-08-09 36Merced,California MLB1995-20122001-2012Merced (Merced,CA)Merced Col
1995-25- 678-SEA
Retired  
15Rafael FurcalSS5-10 165 B-R 1977-08-24 34Loma de Cabrera,Dom Rep MLB1997-20152000-2014  
1996-   UDFA-ATL
Retired  
54Jaime GarciaP6-2 200 L-L 1986-07-08 25Reynosa,Mexico MLB2006-20182008-2018Sharyland (Mission,TX)
2005-22- 680-SLN
Retired  
27Tyler Greene2B6-2 185 R-R 1983-08-17 28Plantation,Florida MLB2003-20142009-2013St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale,FL)Georgia Tech
2005- 1-  30-SLN
Free Agent  
60Steven Hill1B5-11 190 R-R 1985-03-14 27Houston,Texas MLB2006-20122010-2012Langham Creek (Houston,TX)Stephen F. Austin U., Eastfield Col, San Jacinto Col
2007-13- 412-SLN
Retired  
7Matt HollidayLF6-4 235 R-R 1980-01-01 32Stillwater,Oklahoma MLB1998-20182004-2018Stillwater (Stillwater,OK)
1998- 7- 210-COL
Free Agent  
8Ryan Jackson2B6-3 180 R-R 1988-05-10 24Miami Springs,Florida MLB2007-20182012-2015Florida Christian (Miami,FL)Miami
2009- 5- 159-SLN
Retired  
19Jon JayCF5-11 200 L-L 1985-03-15 27Miami,Florida MLB2004-20192010-2019Columbus (Miami,FL)Miami
2006- 2-  74-SLN
DL-60Chicago White Sox (MLB)
58Joe KellyP6-1 165 R-R 1988-06-09 24Anaheim,California MLB2007-20192012-2019Corona (Corona,CA)California-Riverside
2009- 3-  98-SLN
ActiveLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)
82Erik KomatsuRF-CF5-10 190 L-L 1987-10-01 24Camarillo,California MLB2006-20152012-2012Camarillo (Camarillo,CA)Cal St Fullerton, Vanguard So.California, Oxnard Col
2008- 8- 248-MIL
Free Agent  
38Pete KozmaSS6-0 170 R-R 1988-04-11 24Owasso,Oklahoma MLB2007-20192011-2018Owasso (Owasso,OK)
2007- 1-  18-SLN
MinorsDetroit Tigers (AAA)
26Kyle LohseP6-2 190 R-R 1978-10-04 33Chico,California MLB1997-20182001-2016Hamilton Union (Hamilton City,CA)Butte Col
1996-29- 862-CHN
Retired  
31Lance LynnP6-5 250 R-R 1987-05-12 25Brownsburg,Indiana MLB2006-20192011-2019Brownsburg (Brownsburg,IN)Mississippi
2008- 1-  39-SLN
ActiveTexas Rangers (MLB)
66Victor MarteP6-2 190 R-R 1980-11-08 31Puerto Plata,Dom Rep MLB1977-20152009-2013  
2000-   UDFA-KCA
Free Agent  
46Kyle McClellanP6-2 180 R-R 1984-06-12 28Florissant,Missouri MLB2002-20132008-2013Hazelwood West (Hazelwood,MO)
2002-25- 762-SLN
Free Agent  
40Shelby MillerP6-3 195 R-R 1990-10-10 21Brownwood,Texas MLB2009-20192012-2019Brownwood (Brownwood,TX)
2009- 1-  19-SLN
Free Agent  
4Yadier MolinaC5-11 187 R-R 1982-07-13 29Vega Alta,Puerto Rico MLB2001-20192004-2019Maestro Ladi (Vega Alta,PR)
2000- 4- 113-SLN
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)
30Jason MotteP6-0 200 R-R 1982-06-22 30Port Huron,Michigan MLB2002-20172008-2017Valley Central (Montgomery,NY)Iona Col
2003-19- 575-SLN
Free Agent  
44Edward MujicaP6-2 180 R-R 1984-05-10 28Valencia,Venezuela MLB2003-20182006-2017  
2001-   UDFA-CLE
Free Agent  
43Shane RobinsonCF5-9 165 R-R 1984-10-30 27Tampa,Florida MLB2004-20192009-2018Jesuit (Tampa,FL)Florida St
2006- 5- 166-SLN
MinorsPhiladelphia Phillies (AAA)
16J.C. RomeroP5-11 195 B-L 1976-06-04 36Rio Piedras,Puerto Rico MLB1995-20151999-2012   Mobile
1997-21- 633-MIN
Free Agent  
64Trevor RosenthalP6-2 190 R-R 1990-05-29 22Lee's Summit,Missouri MLB2009-20192012-2019Lee's Summit West (Lees Summit,MO)Cowley Col
2009-21- 639-SLN
MinorsNew York Yankees (AAA)
34Marc RzepczynskiP6-3 210 L-L 1985-08-08 26Oak Lawn,Illinois MLB2004-20192009-2018Servite (Anaheim,CA)California-Riverside
2007- 5- 175-TOR
Free Agent  
59Fernando SalasP5-10 198 R-R 1985-05-30 27Huatabampo,Mexico MLB2007-20192010-2019  
2007-   UDFA-SLN
Free Agent  
52Eduardo SanchezP5-11 155 R-R 1989-02-16 23Maracay,Venezuela MLB2007-20142011-2013  
2005-   UDFA-SLN
Free Agent  
55Skip Schumaker2B5-10 175 L-R 1980-02-03 32Torrance,California MLB1999-20152005-2015Aliso Niguel (Aliso Viejo,CA)California-Santa Barbara, Loyola Marymount U.
2001- 5- 164-SLN
Retired  
50Adam WainwrightP6-6 190 R-R 1981-08-30 30St. Simons Island,Georgia MLB2000-20192005-2019Glynn Academy (Brunswick,GA)
2000- 1-  29-ATL
ActiveSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)
35Jake WestbrookP6-3 200 R-R 1977-09-29 34Athens,Georgia MLB1996-20132000-2013Madison County (Danielsville,GA)
1996- 1-  21-COL
Retired  
45 Players