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1974 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 86-75 .534
Rank: 2nd in National League East
Run Differential: 677-643 + 34
Roster Continuity 63.25% 21/24
Manager(s): Red Schoendienst
General Manager: Bing Devine
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 1,838,413 3/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Garry Templeton (#13) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Lewis
Assistant Coach: Dave Ricketts
Bullpen Coach: Vern Benson
First Base Coach: George Kissell
Pitching Coach: Barney Schultz

#1 Draft Picks

Mike Garman (#3), Ted Simmons (#10), Jack Heidemann (#11)
National League East 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 1974 St. Louis Cardinals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    1Luis AlvaradoSS-2B5-9162R-R251968Not draftedMLB--
    40Ray BareP6-2195R-R251972SLN: 1969-3-49MLB--
    12Dick BillingsC-OF6-1195R-R311968WS2: 1965-25-476MLB--
    20Lou BrockOF5-11170L-L351961Not draftedMLB--
    38Jose CruzOF6-0175L-L261970Not draftedMLB--
    22John CurtisP6-2185L-L261970BOS: 1968-1-10MLB--
    29Jerry Davanon2B-SS5-11175R-R281969SLN: 1966-1-17MLB--
    36John DennyP6-3190R-R211974SLN: 1970-29-679MLB--
    25Jim DwyerOF5-10175L-L241973PIT: 1971-1-1MLB--
    28Rich FolkersP6-2180L-L271970CHA: 1967-3-44MLB--
    31Bob ForschP6-4200R-R241974SLN: 1968-26-594MLB--
    27Alan FosterP6-0180R-R271967LAN: 1965-2-28MLB--
    43Mike GarmanP6-3215R-R241969BOS: 1967-1-3MLB--
    45Bob GibsonP6-1195R-R381959Not draftedMLB--
    24Danny GodbyOF6-0185R-R271974Not draftedMLB--
    11Jack HeidemannSS6-0178R-R241969CLE: 1967-1-11MLB--
    5Tom Heintzelman2B-3B6-1180R-R271973SLN: 1968-7-151MLB--
    29Bob HeiseSS-2B6-0175R-R271967Not draftedMLB--
    18Keith Hernandez1B6-0195L-L201974SLN: 1971-42-785MLB--
    46Larry HerndonOF6-3195R-R201974SLN: 1971-3-56MLB--
    24Jim HickmanOF-1B6-4205R-R371962Not draftedMLB--
    16Marc HillC6-3210R-R221973SLN: 1970-10-234MLB--
    39Al HraboskyP5-11185R-L241970SLN: 1969-1-19MLB--
    32Ron Hunt2B6-0186R-R331963Not draftedMLB--
    15Barry LerschP6-0180B-R291969Not draftedMLB--
    21Bake McBrideOF6-2190L-R251973SLN: 1970-37-811MLB--
    15Tim McCarverC6-1195L-R321959Not draftedMLB--
    47Lynn McGlothenP6-2195L-R241972BOS: 1968-3-60MLB--
    26Luis MelendezOF6-0165R-R241970Not draftedMLB--
    29Jerry MumphreyOF6-2185B-R211974SLN: 1971-4-81MLB--
    34Claude OsteenP5-11173L-L341957Not draftedMLB--
    29Stan Papi3B-2B6-0178R-R231974HOU: 1969-2-26MLB--
    36Orlando PenaP5-11154R-R401958Not draftedMLB--
    44Ken Reitz3B6-0185R-R231972SLN: 1969-31-732MLB--
    34Pete RichertP6-0184L-L341962Not draftedMLB--
    19Richie ScheinblumOF6-1180B-R311965Not draftedMLB--
    42Sonny SiebertP6-3198R-R371964Not draftedMLB--
    23Ted SimmonsC-1B6-0200B-R241968SLN: 1967-1-10MLB--
    41Ted Sizemore2B5-10165R-R291969LAN: 1966-15-299MLB--
    7Reggie SmithOF6-0195B-R291966Not draftedMLB--
    46Mike ThompsonP6-3190R-R241971WS2: 1967-3-45MLB--
    9Joe TorreC-1B6-1210R-R331960Not draftedMLB--
    10Mike Tyson2B5-9170R-R241972SLN: 1970-3-60MLB--

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