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1996 St. Louis Cardinals (MLB)

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W-L Record: 88-74 .543
Rank: 1st in National League Central
Run Differential: 759-706 + 53
Manager(s): Tony LaRussa
General Manager: Walt Jocketty
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Payroll: $ 38,741,666 9/28
Attendance: 2,654,718 8/28
Playoffs: Lost NLCS (Braves)
Top Draft Pick: Braden Looper (#3) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Ron Hassey
Bullpen Coach: Mark DeJohn
First Base Coach: Dave McKay
Hitting Coach: George Hendrick
Pitching Coach: Dave Duncan
Third Base Coach: Tommie Reynolds

#1 Draft Picks

Andy Benes (#1), Dmitri Young (#4), Mike Morgan (#4), Donovan Osborne (#13), Royce Clayton (#15), Alan Benes (#16), Aaron Holbert (#18), Brian Barber (#22), Mark Petkovsek (#29), Brian Jordan (#30)
National League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8874.543--
8280.5066.0
8181.5007.0
7686.46912.0
7389.45115.0
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
16Ray LankfordCF29545100150
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36
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8
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21
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86357791333101712.275.366.486852.211.407.3241.6826.0265635
47John Mabry1B2554363161
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30
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2
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13
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743237843113521.297.342.431773.134.204.3282.2741.8234591
8Gary Gaetti3B3752271143
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27
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4
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23
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80223597864510.274.326.473799.199.266.2952.7722.7247574
3Brian JordanRF2951382159
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36
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1
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17
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104225298474296.310.349.483832.173.263.3372.9030.2248560
11Royce ClaytonSS2649164136
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20
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4
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6
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3533153389142413.277.321.371692.094.198.3252.7081.8182531
5Ron GantLF3141974103
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14
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2
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30
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82134739835149.246.359.504863.258.453.2471.3414.0211500
19Tom PagnozziC3340748110
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23
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013
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5541247822349.270.311.423734.152.219.3033.2531.3172440
18Luis Alicea2B303805498
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3
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5
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42113527859464.258.350.382732.124.282.3071.5076.0145447
51Willie McGeeRF-LF373095295
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15
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2
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5
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4152186022118.307.348.417765.110.178.3673.3361.8129331
1Ozzie SmithSS412273664
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10
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2
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187525920705.282.358.370728.088.207.2870.36113.584261
12Danny SheafferC341981045
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9
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3
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2033925304013.227.271.333604.106.152.2512.7899.066214
23Mark SweeneyLF261703245
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9
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03
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2230332912504.265.387.371758.106.318.3040.8856.763209
27David Bell3B231451231
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911102212013.214.268.276544.062.131.2442.20145.040157
22Mike Gallego2B351431230
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00400123111300.210.276.224500.014.098.2682.58--32159
40Andy BenesP2873511
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4
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0060013700920.151.158.205363.055.068.28937.00--1585
38Pat BordersC3369322
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3
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0040111400101.319.329.362691.043.043.40014.00--2571
30Todd StottlemyreP3166815
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00021172700900.227.301.227528.000.106.3853.86--1582
41Alan BenesP246149
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3
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0050022500701.148.175.197372.049.082.25012.50--1270
31Donovan OsborneP2759613
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01
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1001324001000.220.258.339597.119.153.3538.0059.02072
36Mike MorganP363312
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00000001400900.061.061.061122.000.000.105----242
24Dmitri Young1B222937
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0002014510001.241.353.241594.000.103.2921.25--734
35Miguel MejiaCF-RF2123102
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00006301000000.087.087.087174.000.130.154----223
55Terry BradshawLF-CF272147
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1
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003013200100.333.417.381798.048.143.3680.67--825
46Mark PetkovsekP301613
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0000000310000.188.235.188423.000.000.231----317
29Danny JacksonP34913
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2
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004000100100.333.333.556889.222.222.375----510
49Mike DiFeliceC27702
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002000100000.286.286.429715.143.143.333----37
34Tom UrbaniP28601
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0000000100000.167.167.167334.000.000.200----16
33T.J. MathewsP264000000000300000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
68Aaron Holbert2B233000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
57Mike BusbyP23201
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0000000100000.500.500.5001000.000.0001.000----12
54Eric LudwickP242000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
49Jeff ParrettP342100000001100000.000.333.000333.000.500.0001.00--03
39Cory BaileyP251200000002000100.000.667.000667.0002.000.0000.00--04
44Rich BatchelorP291000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000-----01
43Dennis EckersleyP411000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
48Tony FossasP381000000000000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
32Rick HoneycuttP421000001002100000.000.667.000667.0002.000-0.50--03
Batting Totals2258550275914682813114271114958495108944588848121.267.325.407732.140.246.3072.2038.722376133
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
40Andy Benes2818103.83363431112302151079828771606061.278.411.103.016.262.08
30Todd Stottlemyre3114113.87343352002231911009630931948141.277.711.213.757.832.09
31Donovan Osborne271393.5330302100198191877822571346111.258.640.992.586.062.35
41Alan Benes2413104.903432311019119212010427871315171.469.051.274.106.171.51
36Mike Morgan36485.241818000010311863601440552001.5310.311.223.504.811.38
46Mark Petkovsek301123.54486007088833735935452151.338.390.913.544.551.29
33T.J. Mathews26263.006700023683623228832801021.126.640.863.438.572.50
43Dennis Eckersley41063.306300053306065262286490041.189.751.200.907.358.17
39Cory Bailey25523.005100012057572119130383011.539.000.164.746.001.27
32Rick Honeycutt42212.87610001344742151537301201.048.040.571.345.744.29
48Tony Fossas38042.686500011247431914721363001.368.231.344.026.891.71
49Jeff Parrett34224.293300016042402020220427011.438.570.434.299.002.10
29Danny Jackson34114.50134003036331818316270011.368.250.754.006.751.69
44Rich Batchelor29201.2011000701592201110000.675.400.000.606.6011.00
34Tom Urbani28107.50320000111510103410001.5811.252.253.000.750.25
54Eric Ludwick24019.006100201011111043120011.409.903.602.7010.804.00
57Mike Busby230118.00110000491384440013.2520.259.009.009.001.00
52Brian Barber230015.0011000034550610013.3312.000.0018.003.000.17
Pitching Totals88743.9857516213514943145213807066421735391050446351.328.551.073.346.511.95
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Luis Alicea300001250000000------.957------------24128824
Cory Bailey255100000000001.000------------------650
Brian Barber2310000000000--------------------000
Rich Batchelor291100000000001.000------------------010
David Bell230002045100000------.987.953----------451135
Alan Benes24340000000000.900------------------8193
Andy Benes28360000000000.941------------------8242
Pat Borders33017100000000--.984.500--------------11793
Terry Bradshaw2700000043100------------1.0001.000----400
Mike Busby2310000000000.500------------------011
Royce Clayton260000011300000----------.972--------17134715
Mike DiFelice2704000000000--1.000----------------1510
Dennis Eckersley41630000000000.900------------------361
Tony Fossas386500000000001.000------------------280
Gary Gaetti3700140133000000----.989--.970----------14823110
Mike Gallego35000437100000------.9851.0001.000--------901263
Ron Gant310000001160000------------.978------21645
Aaron Holbert2300010000000------1.000------------010
Rick Honeycutt42610000000000.933------------------2121
Danny Jackson341300000000001.000------------------170
Brian Jordan2900100001312800----1.000--------1.000.993--31092
Ray Lankford290000000144000--------------.997----35691
Eric Ludwick2460000000000.667------------------111
John Mabry2500146000101300----.994----------1.000--1182768
T.J. Mathews26670000000000.750------------------062
Willie McGee3700600035114200----1.000------.950.962.968--141105
Miguel Mejia21000000511600------------.7501.0001.000--1401
Mike Morgan36180000000000.941------------------4121
Donovan Osborne27300000000000.967------------------6231
Tom Pagnozzi330116100000000--.9901.000--------------717488
Jeff Parrett343300000000001.000------------------180
Mark Petkovsek30480000000000.913------------------7142
Danny Sheaffer340476017030000--.9831.000--.958--1.000------277446
Ozzie Smith41000005200000----------.969--------901628
Todd Stottlemyre31340000000000.957------------------8372
Mark Sweeney260015000360700----.972------.981--1.000--12633
Tom Urbani2830000000000--------------------000
Dmitri Young22001000000000----.976--------------3911


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