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1979 ST. LOUIS CARDINALS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  St. Louis,MO
Team Record:  86-76   .531
Result:   3rd in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Ken Boyer
General Manager:   John Claiborne
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Attendance:  1,627,256
Playoffs:  -

St. Louis Cardinals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Lou Brock (40)
Youngest Player:  Kim Seaman (22)
Longest Tenure:  Lou Brock (15)
Top Hitter:  Keith Hernandez (3)
Top Pitcher:  Pete Vuckovich (15)
Top Draft Pick:  Andy Van Slyke (#6)

Roster Continuity:  84.53%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Pittsburgh9864.605--
Montreal9565.5942.0
St. Louis8676.53112.0
Philadelphia8478.51914.0
Chi Cubs8082.49418.0
NY Mets6399.38935.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Garry Templeton+ss11231974-1-13MLB15467210521132199622610189114238.314.331.458790.3463086964841116.2.351
37Keith Hernandez+1b3251971-42-776MLB161610116210481111105116807815079.344.417.513930.4093136984221449.2.377
44Ken Reitz+3b38281969-31-730MLB15960542162412873102585474513.268.299.382681.299231643465744.3.298
30Tony Scott+of26271969-71-1017MLB15358769152221066837173492540813.259.301.361662.295212634473663.8.294
25George Hendrick+of60291968-1-1MLB140493671482711675234962050617.300.359.456816.360225548371856.2.314
23Ted Simmons+c-1b16291967-1-10MLB1234486812722026870161344220810.283.369.507875.371227521340947.4.255
20Lou Brock+of-40UDFA: 1961MLB120405561231545382112234331057.304.342.398739.331161436306595.2.326
24Ken Oberkfell+3b-2b8023UDFA: 1975MLB1353695311119513541573549149.301.396.388784.352143435273666.6.326
29Jerry Mumphrey+of-261971-4-78MLB12433953100103332811263902646.295.341.369710.320125375266444.4.322
4Mike Tyson+2b-291970-3-60MLB7519018428252021132816125.221.272.363635.27169207157193.3.233
19Dane Iorg+1b-of-291971-1-22MLB79179125211112112122811215.291.337.380717.32268195137234.6.338
16Terry Kennedy+c-231977-1-6MLB331091131702170062002012.284.319.404723.3164411681144.8.330
5Mike Phillips+ss-2b-281969-1-18MLB4497102231160010910105.227.306.309615.286301098193.1.241
46Pete Vuckovich+p-261974-3-56MLB347971200030011400822.152.159.152310.141129079-2-0.6.179
31Bob Forsch+p-291968-26-594MLB33737822050051700421.110.162.192354.16314847200.0.138
9Steve Swisher+c-271973-1-21MLB387341111130061700012.151.212.233445.20717806520.7.179
36John Denny+p-261970-29-671MLB31705921031212100810.129.139.186325.144138072-2-0.6.180
11Bernie Carbo+of-311965-1-16MLB52646181031210102200020.281.368.437806.360287648115.9.366
35Silvio Martinez+p7923UDFA: 1974MLB336258100400126001010.129.141.145286.13097465-3-1.1.216
41John Fulgham+p66231976-1-15MLB224236200400621001100.143.250.190440.2188594710.4.286
7Roger Freed+of-331966-38-712MLB3431282028005700001.258.361.516877.38716362466.8.273
21Jim Lentine+of-241975-12-280MLB1123291001013600000.391.462.435896.41110261547.7.529
42Bob Sykes+p-241974-19-438MLB13212200000011120200.095.208.095304.16722621-1-1.3.200
43Roy Thomas+p-261971-1-6MLB26170110000001100100.059.059.118176.07621817-2-2.8.167
3Tom Grieve+of-311966-1-6MLB915131000004101000.200.368.267635.2914191224.8.214
32Mark Littell+p-261971-12-267MLB63141000010011100100.000.067.00067.04701615-2-4.1.000
3Keith Smith+of-261972-7-124MLB613130000010100000.231.231.231462.2093131100.5.250
28Tom Herr+2b-23UDFA: 1974MLB1410420001102200000.200.333.200533.270212813.0.250
49Tom Bruno+p-26UDFA: 1978MLB275010000000200100.200.200.200400.1811650-0.2.333
38John Urrea+p-241974-1-14MLB34010001000100000.250.250.250500.22714301.3.333
22Buddy Schultz+p-281972-6-135MLB314000000000100000.000.000.0000.000044--.000
47Will McEnaney+p-271970-8-183MLB453000000000200000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
21Mike Dimmel+of-241973-6-138MLB63110000010000000.333.333.333667.302133--.333
26Dan O'Brien+p-251976-3-61MLB62000000000000000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
34Darold Knowles+p-37UDFA: 1961MLB482000000000000001.000.000.0000.000023--.000
39George Frazier+p-241976-9-196MLB251000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (36 players)16257347311594279631006851166946083827696363116.278.331.401732--2299634744518175.307

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
46Pete Vuckovich+15261974-3-56MLB15103.5934329000233.022910893226414573 31.268.850.852.475.600.44.2901.03
31Bob Forsch+36291968-26-594MLB11113.8333327100218.22151029316529263 01.228.850.662.143.790.57.2801.51
35Silvio Martinez+3023UDFA: 1974MLB1583.2732297220206.22049275146710230 21.318.880.612.924.440.66.2830.97
36John Denny+55261970-29-671MLB8114.8531315200206.0206116111241009963 11.499.001.054.374.331.01.2781.64
41John Fulgham+56231976-1-15MLB1062.53201910200146.0123474110267523 11.027.580.621.604.620.35.2480.80
32Mark Littell+44261971-12-267MLB942.1963000401382.16022202396770 01.206.560.224.267.320.58.2570.85
43Roy Thomas+-261971-1-6MLB342.92266004177.06629259244430 01.177.711.052.815.140.55.2531.41
42Bob Sykes+-241974-19-438MLB436.181311001067.086494611343541 11.7911.551.484.574.700.97.3300.64
47Will McEnaney+-271970-8-183MLB032.954500021264.06026213161502 11.198.440.422.252.111.07.2581.40
34Darold Knowles+7537UDFA: 1961MLB254.074800018648.25427225172220 11.469.990.923.144.070.77.2921.30
22Buddy Schultz+-281972-6-135MLB434.463100012342.14021217143820 01.288.501.492.988.080.37.2970.75
49Tom Bruno+-26UDFA: 1978MLB234.23271008038.13718181222722 01.548.690.235.176.340.81.3050.68
39George Frazier+-241976-9-196MLB244.452500014032.13519163121401 01.459.740.843.343.900.86.2941.53
38John Urrea+-241974-1-14MLB003.9732000011.1137509510 01.9410.320.007.153.971.80.3511.89
26Dan O'Brien+-251976-3-61MLB118.1860004011.021101003500 02.1817.180.002.454.090.60.4670.59
48Kim Seaman+-221976-4-80MLB000.001000102.000002300 01.000.000.009.0013.500.67.0002.00
Totals: (36 players)86763.74162162387124251,487144969361710050178845--101.388.770.773.034.770.64.285 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ted SimmonsC122606691010.9850.00 
Steve SwisherC33105632.9740.00 
Terry KennedyC32135711.9930.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Keith Hernandez1B16014891468145.9950.00 
Dane Iorg1B10705021.0000.00 
Roger Freed1B17110.8890.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken Oberkfell2B117213323865.9850.00 
Mike Tyson2B71125184842.9750.00 
Mike Phillips2B16213015.9810.00 
Tom Herr2B61211031.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken Reitz3B1581242901226.9720.00 
Ken Oberkfell3B17101912.9670.00 
Mike Phillips3B101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Garry TempletonSS15029252534102.9600.00 
Mike PhillipsSS253376311.9730.00 
Ken OberkfellSS201001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tony ScottOF1514271475.9840.00 
George HendrickOF1382542027.9930.00 
Jerry MumphreyOF114180330.9840.00 
Lou BrockOF98152772.9580.00 
Dane IorgOF3951220.9640.00 
Bernie CarboOF17100001.0000.00 
Jim LentineOF8121011.0000.00 
Mike DimmelOF530001.0000.00 
Tom GrieveOF57010.8750.00 
Keith SmithOF5141001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mark LittellP63826711.9291.43 
Darold KnowlesP48482740.6921.68 
Will McEnaneyP4564219021.0002.95 
Pete VuckovichP34233142852.8941.62 
Bob ForschP33218253113.9822.31 
Silvio MartinezP32206171543.8891.40 
John DennyP31206163624.9632.27 
Buddy SchultzP314215001.0001.28 
Tom BrunoP273825001.0001.65 
Roy ThomasP26771013011.0002.69 
George FrazierP25324410.8892.24 
John FulghamP2014671221.9051.17 
Bob SykesP136707001.0000.94 
Dan O'BrienP6110000.0000.00 
John UrreaP31121001.0002.43 
Kim SeamanP120000.0000.00 


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