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1976 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 72-90 .444
Rank: 5th in National League East
Run Differential: 629-671 -42
Roster Continuity 59.19% 22/24
Manager(s): Red Schoendienst
General Manager: Bing Devine
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Attendance: 1,207,079 10/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Leon Durham (#15) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Lewis
Assistant Coach: Preston Gomez
Assistant Coach: Tommy Zimmer
First Base Coach: Fred Koenig
Pitching Coach: Bob Milliken

#1 Draft Picks

Mike Anderson (#6), Lee Richard (#6), Ted Simmons (#10), Garry Templeton (#13)
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 1976 St. Louis Cardinals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    14Luis AlvaradoSS-2B5-9162R-R271968Not draftedMLB--
    27Mike AndersonOF6-2200R-R251971PHI: 1969-1-6MLB--
    20Lou BrockOF5-11170L-L371961Not draftedMLB--
    26Doug CapillaP5-8175L-L241976SFN: 1970-25-600MLB--
    28Charlie ChantOF6-0190R-R241975OAK: 1969-19-441MLB--
    16Doug Clarey2B6-0180R-R221976MIN: 1972-6-128MLB--
    5Willie CrawfordOF6-1205L-L291964Not draftedMLB--
    25Hector CruzOF-3B5-11170R-R231973Not draftedMLB--
    22John CurtisP6-2185L-L281970BOS: 1968-1-10MLB--
    36John DennyP6-3190R-R231974SLN: 1970-29-679MLB--
    15Ron Fairly1B-OF5-10181L-L371958Not draftedMLB--
    41Pete FalconeP6-2185L-L221975ATL: 1973-2-38MLB--
    13Joe FergusonC-OF6-2200R-R291970LAN: 1968-8-161MLB--
    31Bob ForschP6-4200R-R261974SLN: 1968-26-594MLB--
    34Danny FrisellaP6-0195L-R301967NYN: 1966-3-49MLB--
    38Bill GreifP6-5205R-R261971HOU: 1968-3-43MLB--
    4Vic Harris2B-OF6-0170B-R261972OAK: 1970-1-9MLB--
    37Keith Hernandez1B6-0195L-L221974SLN: 1971-42-785MLB--
    39Al HraboskyP5-11185R-L261970SLN: 1969-1-19MLB--
    11Don KessingerSS6-1175B-R331964Not draftedMLB--
    44Lerrin LaGrowP6-5220R-R271970DET: 1969-6-139MLB--
    21Bake McBrideOF6-2190L-R271973SLN: 1970-37-811MLB--
    47Lynn McGlothenP6-2195L-R261972BOS: 1968-3-60MLB--
    7Sam MejiasOF6-0170R-R241976Not draftedMLB--
    26Luis MelendezOF6-0165R-R261970Not draftedMLB--
    29Jerry MumphreyOF6-2185B-R231974SLN: 1971-4-81MLB--
    40Mike PotterOF6-1195R-R251976SLN: 1971-6-115MLB--
    46Mike ProlyP6-0185R-R251976SLN: 1972-9-213MLB--
    42Eric RasmussenP6-3205R-R241975SLN: 1973-32-676MLB--
    3Lee RichardSS-3B5-11165R-R271971CHA: 1970-1-6MLB--
    9Ken RudolphC6-1185R-R291969CHN: 1965-2-26MLB--
    23Ted SimmonsC-1B6-0200B-R261968SLN: 1967-1-10MLB--
    7Reggie SmithOF6-0195B-R311966Not draftedMLB--
    24Eddie SolomonP6-3190R-R251973Not draftedMLB--
    12John TamargoC5-10180B-R241976SLN: 1973-6-132MLB--
    19Garry TempletonSS5-11185B-R201976SLN: 1974-1-13MLB--
    10Mike Tyson2B5-9170R-R261972SLN: 1970-3-60MLB--
    34Tom WalkerP6-1188R-R271972BAL: 1968-1-9MLB--
    32Mike WallaceP6-2204L-L251973PHI: 1969-4-78MLB--
    48Steve WaterburyP6-5190R-R241976Not draftedMLB--

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