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1965 St. Louis Cardinals

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1964 / 1966

80-81, Finished 7th in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Red Schoendienst (80-81)
GM: Bob Howsam, Farm Dir: Chief Bender, Scouting Dir: George Silvey
Scored 707 runs, Allowed 674 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-77

Ballparks: Busch Stadium I · Attendance: 1,241,201 (5th of 10)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 109, Pitching - 109 · one-year: Batting - 107, Pitching - 107

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1964 / 1966 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Dennis Aust 24 R R 5' 11" 180 Nov 25, 1940 1st 6 0 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Ken Boyer 34 R R 6' 1" 190 May 20, 1931 11 144 139 144 143 0 0 0 0 143 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.8 $65,000
Nelson Briles 21 R R 5' 11" 195 Aug 5, 1943 1st 37 2 37 37 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Lou Brock HOF 26 L L 5' 11" 170 Jun 18, 1939 5 155 153 155 153 0 0 0 0 0 0 149 2 8 153 1 1 4.2 $20,000
Jerry Buchek 23 R R 5' 11" 185 May 9, 1942 4 55 47 55 49 0 0 0 33 1 18 0 0 0 0 6 1 1.5
Steve Carlton HOF 20 L L 6' 4" 210 Dec 22, 1944 1st 15 2 15 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $4,500
Don Dennis 23 R R 6' 2" 190 Mar 3, 1942 1st 41 0 41 41 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.7
Curt Flood 27 R R 5' 9" 165 Jan 18, 1938 10 156 151 156 151 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 151 0 151 5 0 4.7 $35,000
Earl Francis 29 R R 6' 2" 210 Jul 14, 1935 6 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Tito Francona 31 L L 5' 11" 190 Nov 4, 1933 10 81 42 81 46 0 0 13 0 0 0 1 0 34 34 38 0 0.0
Phil Gagliano 23 R R 6' 1" 180 Dec 27, 1941 3 122 90 122 96 0 0 0 57 19 0 4 0 23 25 28 2 0.9
Bob Gibson HOF 29 R R 6' 1" 189 Nov 9, 1935 7 42 36 42 38 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 7.6 $40,000 All-Star
Dick Groat 34 R R 5' 11" 180 Nov 4, 1930 12 153 147 153 150 0 0 0 0 3 147 0 0 0 0 6 0 2.8
Larry Jaster 21 L L 6' 3" 190 Jan 13, 1944 1st 4 3 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.3
Julian Javier 28 R R 6' 1" 175 Aug 9, 1936 6 77 64 77 69 0 0 0 69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 -0.5 $18,500
George Kernek 25 L L 6' 3" 170 Jan 12, 1940 1st 10 7 10 7 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.1
Dal Maxvill 26 R R 5' 11" 157 Feb 18, 1939 4 68 21 68 60 0 0 0 50 0 11 0 0 0 0 1 17 -0.4
Tim McCarver 23 L R 6' 0" 183 Oct 16, 1941 6 113 107 113 111 0 111 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 2.1 $22,000
Bob Purkey 35 R R 6' 2" 175 Jul 14, 1929 12 32 17 32 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -2.4
Dave Ricketts 29 B R 6' 0" 190 Jul 12, 1935 2 11 8 11 11 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.3
Ray Sadecki 24 L L 5' 11" 180 Dec 26, 1940 6 36 28 36 36 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9
Ted Savage 28 R R 6' 1" 185 Feb 21, 1937 3 30 15 30 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 21 12 1 -0.5
Barney Schultz 38 R R 6' 2" 200 Aug 15, 1926 7 34 0 34 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Mike Shannon 25 R R 6' 3" 195 Jul 15, 1939 4 124 59 124 103 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 15 86 101 22 8 1.4 $15,000
Curt Simmons 36 L L 5' 11" 175 May 19, 1929 18 34 32 34 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 $45,000
Bob Skinner 33 L R 6' 4" 190 Oct 3, 1931 11 80 28 80 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 18 33 52 0 0.9 $26,500
Ed Spiezio 23 R R 5' 11" 180 Oct 31, 1941 2 10 3 10 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0.0
Tracy Stallard 27 R R 6' 5" 204 Aug 31, 1937 6 40 26 40 40 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Ron Taylor 27 R R 6' 1" 195 Dec 13, 1937 4 25 0 25 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Bobby Tolan 19 L L 5' 11" 170 Nov 19, 1945 1st 17 17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 17 0 0 -0.8
Bob Uecker 30 R R 6' 1" 190 Jan 26, 1935 4 53 45 53 49 0 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0.4
Carl Warwick 28 R L 5' 10" 170 Feb 27, 1937 5 50 12 50 24 0 0 4 0 0 0 4 2 15 21 31 1 -0.8 $16,500
Ray Washburn 27 R R 6' 1" 205 May 31, 1938 5 28 16 28 28 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Bill White 31 L L 6' 0" 185 Jan 28, 1934 9 148 141 148 144 0 0 144 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 5.4
Hal Woodeshick 32 R L 6' 3" 200 Aug 24, 1932 9 51 0 51 51 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.5
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1964 / 1966 Roster (40-man)