1927 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 92-61
Finished 2nd in the NL
Attendance: 923,345, Avg. 13,005
Ballpark: Sportsman's Park IV
Manager: Bob O'Farrell (92-61)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1927 St. Louis Cardinals Statistics
1927 St. Louis Cardinals Results

The St. Louis Cardinals of the National League ended the 1927 season with a record of 92 wins and 61 losses, finishing second in the NL.

The Cardinals scored 754 runs and yielded 665 runs. Jim Bottomley led St. Louis with 19 home runs, and Chick Hafey walloped 20 or more, too. Jim Bottomley drove in 124 runs. Frankie Frisch paced all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .337 clip. Jesse Haines earned 24 wins on the mound for the team, while Bill Sherdel and Pete Alexander, too added 15 or more wins, too Pete Alexander registered a 2.52 earned run average, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Bob O'Farrell coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Pete AlexanderPRRFebruary 26, 18876'1"185Elba, NE USA
Hi BellPRRJuly 16, 18976'0"185Mount Sherman, KY USA
Les Bell3BRRDecember 14, 19015'11"165Harrisburg, PA USA
Ray BladesLFRRAugust 6, 18965'7"163Mount Vernon, IL USA
Jim Bottomley1BLLApril 23, 19006'0"180Oglesby, IL USA
Danny ClarkRFLRJanuary 18, 18945'9"167Meridian, MS USA
Taylor DouthitCFRRApril 22, 19015'11"175Little Rock, AR USA
Eddie DyerPLLOctober 11, 18995'11"168Morgan City, LA USA
Fred FrankhousePRRApril 9, 19045'11"175Port Royal, PA USA
Frankie Frisch2BBRSeptember 9, 18975'11"165Bronx, NY USA
Chick HafeyLFRRFebruary 12, 19036'0"185Berkeley, CA USA
Jesse HainesPRRJuly 22, 18936'0"190Clayton, OH USA
Wattie HolmLFRRDecember 28, 19015'9"160Peterson, IA USA
Syl JohnsonPRRDecember 31, 19005'11"180Portland, OR USA
Tony KaufmannPRRDecember 16, 19005'11"165Chicago, IL USA
Vic KeenPRRMarch 16, 18995'9"165Bel Air, MD USA
Carlisle LittlejohnPRROctober 6, 19015'10"175Irene, TX USA
Rabbit MaranvilleSSRRNovember 11, 18915'5"155Springfield, MA USA
Bob McGrawPRRApril 10, 18956'2"160La Veta, CO USA
Bob O'FarrellCRROctober 19, 18965'9"180Waukegan, IL USA
Ernie OrsattiRFLLSeptember 8, 19025'7"154Los Angeles, CA USA
Homer PeelRFRROctober 10, 19025'9"170Fort Sullivan, TX USA
Art ReinhartPLLMay 29, 18996'1"170Ackley, IA USA
Flint RhemPRRJanuary 24, 19016'2"180Rhems, SC USA
Jimmy RingPRRFebruary 15, 18956'1"170Brooklyn, NY USA
Wally RoettgerLFRRAugust 28, 19026'1"190St. Louis, MO USA
Bobby SchangCRRDecember 7, 18865'7"165Wales Center, NY USA
Heinie SchubleSSRRNovember 1, 19065'9"152Houston, TX USA
Johnny SchulteCLRSeptember 8, 18965'11"190Fredericktown, MO USA
Bill SherdelPLLAugust 15, 18965'10"160McSherrystown, PA USA
Frank SnyderCRRMay 27, 18946'2"185San Antonio, TX USA
Billy SouthworthRFLRMarch 9, 18935'9"170Harvard, NE USA
Tommy ThevenowSSRRSeptember 6, 19035'10"155Madison, IN USA
Specs Toporcer3BLRFebruary 9, 18995'10"165New York, NY USA