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1977 St. Louis Cardinals

1977 > Class Major League > 1977 National League (East)
Overall: 83-79
Scored 737 runs, Allowed 688 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 86-76

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Vern Rapp
Represented: St. Louis, MO
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1976 / 1978

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Mike Anderson 26 94 169 154 18 34 4 1 4 17 2 3 14 31 .221 .286 .338 .623 52 3 0 1 0 0
2 Benny Ayala 26 1 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0 0 0
3 Rick Bosetti 23 41 76 69 12 16 0 0 0 3 4 4 6 11 .232 .303 .232 .535 16 0 1 0 0 0
4 Lou Brock* 38 141 521 489 69 133 22 6 2 46 35 24 30 74 .272 .317 .354 .670 173 6 2 0 0 2
5 Clay Carroll 36 51 14 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .091 .091 .091 .182 1 1 0 3 0 0
6 Hector Cruz 24 118 391 339 50 80 19 2 6 42 4 3 46 56 .236 .326 .357 .683 121 8 1 2 3 1
7 Jerry DaVanon 31 9 9 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .111 .000 .111 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 John Denny 24 26 58 51 4 5 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 15 .098 .132 .098 .230 5 1 1 5 0 0
9 Larry Dierker 30 11 10 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 2 0 0
10 Taylor Duncan 24 8 15 12 2 4 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 1 .333 .400 .583 .983 7 0 0 0 1 0
11 Jim Dwyer* 27 13 37 31 3 7 1 0 0 2 0 0 4 5 .226 .351 .258 .609 8 0 2 0 0 0
12 Pete Falcone* 23 27 47 41 3 10 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 12 .244 .279 .293 .572 12 0 0 4 0 0
13 Bob Forsch 27 35 86 72 6 12 4 0 0 4 0 0 2 29 .167 .189 .222 .411 16 0 0 12 0 0
14 Roger Freed 31 49 95 83 10 33 2 1 5 21 0 0 11 9 .398 .463 .627 1.090 52 2 0 0 1 0
15 Keith Hernandez* 23 161 645 560 90 163 41 4 15 91 7 7 79 88 .291 .379 .459 .837 257 17 1 3 2 11
16 Al Hrabosky 27 65 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Don Kessinger# 34 59 149 134 14 32 4 0 0 7 0 0 14 26 .239 .309 .269 .577 36 3 0 0 1 1
18 Jerry Mumphrey# 24 145 512 463 73 133 20 10 2 38 22 15 47 70 .287 .354 .387 .741 179 4 1 1 0 6
19 Ken Oberkfell* 21 9 9 9 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 0 0 0 0 0
20 Mike Potter 26 5 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Dave Rader* 28 66 129 114 15 30 7 1 1 16 1 0 9 10 .263 .310 .368 .678 42 0 0 3 3 0
22 Eric Rasmussen 25 34 83 72 4 10 5 0 0 3 0 0 5 27 .139 .195 .208 .403 15 0 0 6 0 0
23 Ken Reitz 26 157 620 587 58 153 36 1 17 79 2 6 19 74 .261 .291 .412 .703 242 17 7 5 2 4
24 Buddy Schultz 26 41 16 12 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .167 .286 .167 .452 2 0 0 2 0 0
25 Tony Scott# 25 95 331 292 38 85 16 3 3 41 13 10 33 48 .291 .368 .397 .765 116 5 3 2 1 4
26 Ted Simmons# 27 150 601 516 82 164 25 3 21 95 2 6 79 37 .318 .408 .500 .908 258 20 2 0 4 25
27 John Sutton 24 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
28 John Tamargo# 25 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
29 Garry Templeton# 21 153 644 621 94 200 19 18 8 79 28 24 15 70 .322 .336 .449 .786 279 9 1 2 5 3
30 Mike Tyson 27 138 457 418 42 103 15 2 7 57 3 4 30 48 .246 .299 .342 .641 143 9 2 5 2 11
31 John Urrea 22 41 41 29 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 9 6 .138 .342 .138 .480 4 0 0 3 0 0
31 Players 26.4 162 6136 5527 737 1490 252 56 96 686 134 112 489 823 .270 .330 .388 .718 2142 111 25 66 29 71
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Clay Carroll 36 4 2 .667 2.50 51 1 16 0 0 4 90.0 77 28 25 8 24 8 34 1 1 0 357 1.122 7.7 0.8 2.4 3.4 1.42
2 John Denny 24 8 8 .500 4.51 26 26 0 3 1 0 149.2 165 85 75 9 62 0 60 5 1 6 664 1.517 9.9 0.5 3.7 3.6 0.97
3 Larry Dierker 30 2 6 .250 4.58 11 9 1 0 0 0 39.1 40 21 20 7 16 0 6 2 1 2 169 1.424 9.2 1.6 3.7 1.4 0.38
4 Pete Falcone* 23 4 8 .333 5.44 27 22 3 1 1 1 124.0 130 79 75 19 61 3 75 3 1 4 553 1.540 9.4 1.4 4.4 5.4 1.23
5 Bob Forsch 27 20 7 .741 3.48 35 35 0 8 2 0 217.1 210 97 84 20 69 2 95 3 1 9 915 1.284 8.7 0.8 2.9 3.9 1.38
6 Al Hrabosky* 27 6 5 .545 4.38 65 0 39 0 0 10 86.1 82 44 42 12 41 7 68 3 0 4 374 1.425 8.5 1.3 4.3 7.1 1.66
7 Eric Rasmussen 25 11 17 .393 3.48 34 34 0 11 3 0 233.0 223 103 90 24 63 7 120 5 2 2 962 1.227 8.6 0.9 2.4 4.6 1.90
8 Buddy Schultz* 26 6 1 .857 2.32 40 3 6 0 0 1 85.1 76 26 22 5 24 0 66 0 0 1 343 1.172 8.0 0.5 2.5 7.0 2.75
9 John Sutton 24 2 1 .667 2.59 14 0 5 0 0 0 24.1 28 10 7 1 9 1 9 0 0 1 101 1.521 10.4 0.4 3.3 3.3 1.00
10 John Urrea 22 7 6 .538 3.16 41 12 15 2 1 4 139.2 126 56 49 13 35 3 81 0 1 5 560 1.153 8.1 0.8 2.3 5.2 2.31
10 Players 26.4 83 79 .512 3.81 162 162 136 26 10 31 1446.0 1420 688 612 139 532 40 768 25 9 43 6128 1.350 8.8 0.9 3.3 4.8 1.44
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Ted Simmons 143 683 75 10 5 .987 5.30 8 97 54 36%
Dave Rader 38 147 13 4 2 .976 4.21 2 20 8 29%
John Tamargo 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00 0 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Keith Hernandez 158 1453 106 12 146 .992 9.87
Roger Freed 18 102 7 0 13 1.000 6.06

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Tyson 135 267 423 15 99 .979 5.11
Don Kessinger 24 32 63 5 9 .950 3.96
Ken Oberkfell 6 3 4 0 1 1.000 1.17
Jerry DaVanon 5 4 8 1 0 .923 2.40

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ken Reitz 157 121 320 9 35 .980 2.81
Taylor Duncan 5 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.40
Don Kessinger 4 0 2 1 0 .667 0.50
Hector Cruz 2 0 1 1 1 .500 0.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Garry Templeton 151 285 453 32 98 .958 4.89
Don Kessinger 26 37 54 2 15 .978 3.50

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Brock 130 0.00
Jerry Mumphrey 49 0.00
Rick Bosetti 27 0.00
Hector Cruz 27 0.00
Jim Dwyer 3 0.00
Tony Scott 3 0.00
Mike Anderson 2 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Scott 82 0.00
Jerry Mumphrey 67 0.00
Rick Bosetti 7 0.00
Mike Anderson 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hector Cruz 85 0.00
Mike Anderson 74 0.00
Jerry Mumphrey 34 0.00
Jim Dwyer 10 0.00
Roger Freed 7 0.00
Tony Scott 6 0.00
Rick Bosetti 3 0.00
Benny Ayala 1 0.00
Mike Potter 1 0.00
Ted Simmons 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Mumphrey 133 291 8 9 1 .971 2.25
Lou Brock 130 184 2 9 1 .954 1.43
Hector Cruz 106 154 9 6 1 .964 1.54
Tony Scott 89 223 5 1 0 .996 2.56
Mike Anderson 77 96 4 2 0 .980 1.30
Rick Bosetti 35 42 3 0 0 1.000 1.29
Jim Dwyer 12 16 0 0 0 1.000 1.33
Roger Freed 6 5 0 1 0 .833 0.83
Benny Ayala 1 6 1 0 1 1.000 7.00
Mike Potter 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Ted Simmons 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Hrabosky 65 3 8 0 1 1.000 0.17
Clay Carroll 51 6 19 1 3 .962 0.49
John Urrea 41 7 24 2 2 .939 0.76
Buddy Schultz 40 3 10 1 1 .929 0.33
Bob Forsch 35 12 29 2 2 .953 1.17
Eric Rasmussen 34 8 30 1 4 .974 1.12
Pete Falcone 27 4 15 0 1 1.000 0.70
John Denny 26 9 37 3 3 .939 1.77
John Sutton 14 1 5 0 2 1.000 0.43
Larry Dierker 11 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.64

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Mike Anderson 26 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jun 22, 1951 Florence, SC, US 1977-04-09 1977-10-02
Benny Ayala 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 7, 1951 Yauco, PR 1977-09-09 1977-09-09
Rick Bosetti 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 5, 1953 Redding, CA, US 1977-08-01 1977-10-02
Lou Brock 38 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 18, 1939 El Dorado, AR, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
Doug Capilla 25 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Jan 7, 1952 Honolulu, HI, US 1977-05-11 1977-05-15
Clay Carroll 36 R R 6' 1.0" 178 May 2, 1941 Clanton, AL, US 1977-04-10 1977-08-28
Hector Cruz 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 2, 1953 Arroyo, PR 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
John D'Acquisto 25 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Dec 24, 1951 San Diego, CA, US 1977-05-08 1977-05-15
Jerry DaVanon 31 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 21, 1945 Oceanside, CA, US 1977-04-07 1977-05-04
John Denny 24 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Nov 8, 1952 Prescott, AZ, US 1977-04-07 1977-09-30
Larry Dierker 30 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Sep 22, 1946 Hollywood, CA, US 1977-05-22 1977-10-01
Taylor Duncan 24 R R 6' 0.0" 170 May 12, 1953 Memphis, TN, US 1977-09-15 1977-10-02
Jim Dwyer 27 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 3, 1950 Evergreen Park, IL, US 1977-09-15 1977-10-02
Rawly Eastwick 26 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Oct 24, 1950 Camden, NJ, US 1977-06-18 1977-10-01
Pete Falcone 23 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 1, 1953 Brooklyn, NY, US 1977-04-10 1977-09-30
Bob Forsch 27 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jan 13, 1950 Sacramento, CA, US 1977-04-09 1977-10-02
Roger Freed 31 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 2, 1946 Los Angeles, CA, US 1977-04-17 1977-10-02
Keith Hernandez 23 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 20, 1953 San Francisco, CA, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
Al Hrabosky 27 R L 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 21, 1949 Oakland, CA, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
Dane Iorg 27 L R 6' 0.0" 180 May 11, 1950 Eureka, CA, US 1977-07-07 1977-10-02
Don Kessinger 34 S R 6' 1.0" 170 Jul 17, 1942 Forrest City, AR, US 1977-04-07 1977-08-16
Bake McBride 28 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 3, 1949 Fulton, MO, US 1977-04-07 1977-06-15
Butch Metzger 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 23, 1952 Lafayette, IN, US 1977-05-22 1977-10-01
Jerry Mumphrey 24 S R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 9, 1952 Tyler, TX, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
Ken Oberkfell 21 L R 6' 0.0" 175 May 4, 1956 Highland, IL, US 1977-08-22 1977-10-02
Mike Phillips 26 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 19, 1950 Beaumont, TX, US 1977-06-17 1977-10-02
Mike Potter 26 R R 6' 1.0" 195 May 16, 1951 Montebello, CA, US 1977-09-09 1977-10-02
Dave Rader 28 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Dec 26, 1948 Claremore, OK, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
Eric Rasmussen 25 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Mar 22, 1952 Racine, WI, US 1977-04-12 1977-10-01
Ken Reitz 26 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 24, 1951 San Francisco, CA, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
Buddy Schultz 26 R L 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 19, 1950 Cleveland, OH, US 1977-04-10 1977-10-02
Tony Scott 25 S R 6' 0.0" 164 Sep 18, 1951 Cincinnati, OH, US 1977-04-07 1977-08-16
Ted Simmons 27 S R 5' 11.0" 193 Aug 9, 1949 Highland Park, MI, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
John Sutton 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 13, 1952 Dallas, TX, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
John Tamargo 25 S R 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 7, 1951 Tampa, FL, US 1977-09-03 1977-10-02
Garry Templeton 21 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 24, 1956 Lockney, TX, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
Mike Tyson 27 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Jan 13, 1950 Rocky Mount, NC, US 1977-04-07 1977-10-02
Tom Underwood 23 R L 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 22, 1953 Kokomo, IN, US 1977-06-22 1977-10-01
John Urrea 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 9, 1955 Los Angeles, CA, US 1977-04-10 1977-10-02
Joel Youngblood 25 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 28, 1951 Houston, TX, US 1977-04-12 1977-06-14

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