1939 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 92-61
Finished 2nd in the NL
Attendance: 424,908, Avg. 6,342
Ballpark: Sportsman's Park IV
Manager: Ray Blades (92-61)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1939 St. Louis Cardinals Statistics
1939 St. Louis Cardinals Results

The St. Louis Cardinals of the National League ended the 1939 season with a record of 92 wins and 61 losses, finishing second in the NL.

The Cardinals topped the circuit with 779 runs, spearheaded by 98 home runs. St. Louis surrendered 633 runs. Johnny Mize paced the team with 28 home runs, and Terry Moore walloped 20 or more, too. Joe Medwick drove in 117 runs. Johnny Mize led all regular batters by connecting at a .349 clip. Curt Davis paced the squad with 22 wins, while Bob Bowman recorded a 2.60 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Ray Blades coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Buster AdamsPRRJune 24, 19156'0"180Trinidad, CO USA
Nate AndrewsPRRSeptember 30, 19136'0"195Pembroke, NC USA
Frank BarrettPRRJuly 1, 19136'2"173Fort Lauderdale, FL USA
Bob BowmanPRROctober 3, 19105'10"160Keystone, WV USA
Herb BremerCRROctober 25, 19136'0"195Chicago, IL USA
Jimmy BrownSSBRApril 25, 19105'8"165Jamesville, NC USA
Mort CooperPRRMarch 2, 19136'2"210Atherton, MO USA
Frank Crespi2BRRFebruary 16, 19185'8"175St. Louis, MO USA
Curt DavisPRRSeptember 7, 19036'2"185Greenfield, MO USA
Paul DeanPRRAugust 14, 19126'0"175Lucas, AR USA
Murry DicksonPRRAugust 21, 19165'10"157Tracy, MO USA
Johnny EcholsPRRJanuary 9, 19175'10"175Atlanta, GA USA
Herman FranksCLRJanuary 4, 19145'10"187Price, UT USA
Don Gutteridge3BRRJune 19, 19125'10"165Pittsburg, KS USA
Johnny Hopp1BLLJuly 18, 19165'10"170Hastings, NE USA
Lynn KingCFLRNovember 28, 19075'9"165Villisca, IA USA
Eddie LakeSSRRMarch 18, 19165'7"159Antioch, CA USA
Max LanierPRLAugust 18, 19155'11"180Denton, NC USA
Lyn LarySSRRJanuary 28, 19066'0"165Armona, CA USA
Pepper MartinCFRRFebruary 29, 19045'8"170Temple, OK USA
Stu Martin2BLRNovember 19, 19126'0"155Rich Square, NC USA
Bill McGeePRRNovember 16, 19096'1"215Batchtown, IL USA
Joe MedwickLFRRNovember 24, 19115'10"187Carteret, NJ USA
Johnny Mize1BLRJanuary 7, 19136'2"215Demorest, GA USA
Terry MooreCFRRMay 27, 19125'11"195Vernon, AL USA
Lynn MyersSSRRFebruary 23, 19145'6"145Enola, PA USA
Joe OrengoSSRRNovember 29, 19146'0"185San Francisco, CA USA
Mickey OwenCRRApril 4, 19165'10"190Nixa, MO USA
Don PadgettCLRDecember 5, 19116'0"190Caroleen, NC USA
Ken RaffensbergerPRLAugust 8, 19176'2"185York, PA USA
Bob Repass2BRRNovember 6, 19176'1"185West Pittston, PA USA
Clyde ShounPLLMarch 20, 19126'1"188Mountain City, TN USA
Enos SlaughterRFLRApril 27, 19165'9"180Roxboro, NC USA
Tom SunkelPLLAugust 9, 19126'1"190Paris, IL USA
Lon WarnekePRRMarch 28, 19096'2"185Mount Ida, AR USA
Bob WeilandPLLDecember 14, 19056'4"215Chicago, IL USA


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