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1986 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 79-82 .491
Rank: 3rd in National League East
Run Differential: 601-611 -10
Roster Continuity 72.28% 16/26
Manager(s): Whitey Herzog
General Manager: Dal Maxvill
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 2,471,974 4/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Luis Alicea (#23) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Red Schoendienst
Bullpen Coach: Dave Ricketts
First Base Coach: Rich Hacker
Hitting Coach: Johnny Lewis
Pitching Coach: Mike Roarke
Third Base Coach: Nick Leyva

#1 Draft Picks

Ken Dayley (#3), Andy Van Slyke (#6), Clint Hurdle (#9), John Morris (#10), Tim Conroy (#20), Todd Worrell (#21), Jim Lindeman (#24)
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 1986 St. Louis Cardinals season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    43Greg BargarP6-2185R-R271983MON: 1980-3-73MLB--
    36Joe BoeverP6-1200R-R251985Not draftedMLB--
    35Ray BurrisP6-5200R-R351973CHN: 1972-17-399MLB--
    22Jack ClarkOF-1B6-2205R-R301975SFN: 1973-13-294MLB--
    29Vince ColemanLF-CF6-0170B-R251985SLN: 1982-10-257MLB--
    39Tim ConroyP5-11185L-L261978OAK: 1978-1-20MLB--
    34Danny CoxP6-4235R-R261983SLN: 1981-13-319MLB--
    46Ken DayleyP6-0175L-L271982ATL: 1980-1-3MLB--
    41Bill EarleyP6-4200R-L301986KCA: 1977-11-281MLB--
    27Curt FordRF-LF5-10150L-R251985SLN: 1981-4-85MLB--
    31Bob ForschP6-4200R-R361974SLN: 1968-26-594MLB--
    5Mike HeathC5-11190R-R311978NYA: 1973-2-37MLB--
    28Tom Herr2B6-0185B-R301979Not draftedMLB--
    49Ricky HortonP6-2195L-L261984SLN: 1980-4-93MLB--
    13Clint HurdleOF6-3195L-R281977KCA: 1975-1-9MLB--
    50Kurt KepshireP6-1180L-R261984CIN: 1979-25-639MLB--
    23Alan KnicelyC-OF6-0194R-R311979HOU: 1974-3-63MLB--
    35Mike Laga1B6-2210L-L261982DET: 1980-1-17MLB--
    32Jeff LahtiP6-0180R-R291982CIN: 1978-5-121MLB--
    25Steve LakeC6-1190R-R291983BAL: 1975-3-71MLB--
    21Tito LandrumOF5-11175R-R311980Not draftedMLB--
    10Mike LaValliereC5-9190L-R251984Not draftedMLB--
    12Tom Lawless2B-3B5-11170R-R291982CIN: 1978-17-433MLB--
    15Jim LindemanLF-RF6-1200R-R241986SLN: 1983-1-24MLB--
    5Fred Manrique2B-SS6-1175R-R241981Not draftedMLB--
    53Greg MathewsP6-2180B-L241986SLN: 1984-10-243MLB--
    51Willie McGeeRF-CF6-1185B-R271982NYA: 1977-1-15MLB--
    33John MorrisRF-CF6-1185L-L251986KCA: 1982-1-10MLB--
    11Jose OquendoSS5-10156B-R221983Not draftedMLB--
    40Rick OwnbeyP6-3185R-R281982NYN: 1980-13-313MLB--
    9Terry Pendleton3B5-9195B-R251984SLN: 1982-7-179MLB--
    37Pat PerryP6-1170L-L271985HOU: 1978-2-38MLB--
    1Ozzie SmithSS5-11150B-R311978SDN: 1977-4-86MLB--
    47Ray SoffP6-0185R-R271986CHN: 1979-11-272MLB--
    30John TudorP6-0185L-L321979BOS: 1976-3-57MLB--
    18Andy Van SlykeCF6-2192L-R251983SLN: 1979-1-6MLB--
    25Jerry WhiteOF5-11165B-R331974MON: 1970-14-322MLB--
    38Todd WorrellP6-5222R-R261985SLN: 1982-1-21MLB--

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