1977 St. Louis Cardinals Statistics

National League (NL)
Team Record: 83-79
Finished 3rd in the NL's East Division
Attendance: 1,658,282, Avg. 20,991
Ballpark: Busch Stadium II
Manager: Vern Rapp (83-79)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1977 St. Louis Cardinals Roster
1977 St. Louis Cardinals Results

The St. Louis Cardinals of the National League ended the 1977 season with a record of 83 wins and 79 losses, finishing third in the NL's East Division.

The Cardinals plated 737 runs and conceded 688 runs. Ted Simmons paced St. Louis with 21 home runs, while Ken Reitz and Keith Hernandez walloped 20 or more as well. Ted Simmons drove in 95 runs. Garry Templeton topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .322 clip. Bob Forsch led the squad with 20 wins, and John Urrea recorded a 3.16 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Vern Rapp coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Bob Forsch207.7413.4835350820217.321097842069295319915
Eric Rasmussen1117.3933.48343401130233.02231039024637120522962
John Denny88.5004.5126260310149.71658575962060516664
John Urrea76.5383.16411215214139.712656491335381015560
Buddy Schultz61.8572.32403600185.3762622524066001343
Al Hrabosky65.5454.3865039001086.38244421241768304374
Tom Underwood69.4004.9519172100100.01046155757466103443
Clay Carroll42.6672.505111600490.0772825824834110357
Butch Metzger42.6673.115802800792.7783632838248102389
Pete Falcone48.3335.4427223111124.013079751961375314553
Rawly Eastwick37.3004.704112000453.7743428621330012248
John Sutton21.6672.59140500024.3281071919001101
Larry Dierker26.2504.58119100039.340212071606212169
John D'Acquisto004.323210008.35440100910239
Doug Capilla0015.432000002.3244020100011
Totals8379.5123.81467162136268311446.0142068861213953240768259436128

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Garry Templeton15364462194200191887928241570.322.336.449.78627991253
Ted Simmons150601516821642532195267937.318.408.500.9082582020425
Keith Hernandez161645560901634141591777988.291.379.459.8372571713211
Ken Reitz157620587581533611779261974.261.291.412.703242177524
Jerry Mumphrey14551246373133201023822154770.287.354.387.74117941106
Lou Brock1415214896913322624635243074.272.317.354.67017362002
Mike Tyson13845741842103152757343048.246.299.342.641143925211
Tony Scott95331292388516334113103348.291.368.397.76511653214
Hector Cruz1183913395080192642434656.236.326.357.68312181231
Mike Anderson94169154183441417231431.221.286.338.6235230100
Roger Freed49958310332152100119.398.463.6271.0905220010
Bake McBride4313212221325142093719.262.298.418.7165110122
Don Kessinger5914913414324007001426.239.309.269.5773630011
Dave Rader6612911415307111610910.263.310.368.6784200330
Mike Phillips4897871721320910913.241.320.322.6412811001
Rick Bosetti4176691216000344611.232.303.232.5351601000
Bob Forsch358672612400400229.167.189.222.41116001200
Dane Iorg30383221010040154.313.395.344.7381110010
Pete Falcone274741310010200212.244.279.293.5721200400
Eric Rasmussen348372410500300527.139.195.208.4031500600
Jim Dwyer1337313710020045.226.351.258.609802000
Joel Youngblood2530271520010235.185.267.259.526710000
John Denny26585145000210115.098.132.098.230511500
Taylor Duncan815122400120021.333.400.583.983700010
John Urrea4141292400010096.138.342.138.480400300
Tom Underwood1936304410020037.133.206.167.373510210
Rawly Eastwick41750200010022.400.571.400.971200000
Buddy Schultz4116121200000025.167.286.167.452200200
Benny Ayala1330100000001.333.333.333.667100000
Ken Oberkfell9990100010003.111.111.111.222100000
Clay Carroll5114110100000002.091.091.091.182110300
Al Hrabosky65880000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Larry Dierker111080000000004.000.000.000.000000200
Butch Metzger58640000000003.000.000.000.000010200
John Tamargo4440000000002.000.000.000.000000000
John Sutton14110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
John D'Acquisto3220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Jerry DaVanon9982000000012.000.111.000.111000000
Mike Potter5770000000002.000.000.000.000000000
Doug Capilla2000000000000000000
Totals22306136552773714902525696686134112489823.270.330.388.718214211125662971


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Keith Hernandez1B1581501345.0145310612146.9921.4329.8670000
Roger Freed1B1812101.010270131.0009.7136.0560000
Mike Tyson2B1351281097.02674231599.9795.6615.1110000
Mike Phillips2B3116166.04257315.9715.3673.1940000
Don Kessinger2B2416151.0326359.9505.6623.9580000
Jerry DaVanon2B5119.04810.9235.6842.4000000
Ken Oberkfell2B6113.034011.0004.8461.1670000
Ken Reitz3B1571561359.3121320935.9802.9202.8090000
Mike Phillips3B5226.04610.9093.4622.0000000
Taylor Duncan3B5224.002001.000.750.4000000
Joel Youngblood3B6119.01610.8753.3161.1670000
Don Kessinger3B4110.30210.6671.742.5000000
Hector Cruz3B203.30111.5002.700.5000000
Ted SimmonsC1431391226.768375105.9875.5615.30180975435.8
Dave RaderC3823217.31471342.9766.6264.2112020828.6
John TamargoC102.010001.0004.5001.0000000
Jerry MumphreyOF1331071002.3291891.9712.6852.2480000
Lou BrockOF130121902.0184291.9541.8561.4310000
Hector CruzOF10689784.3154961.9641.8701.5380000
Tony ScottOF8970677.0223510.9963.0312.5620000
Mike AndersonOF7731373.096420.9802.4131.2990000
Bake McBrideOF3329220.0482001.0002.0451.5150000
Rick BosettiOF3514171.3423001.0002.3641.2860000
Jim DwyerOF12979.0160001.0001.8231.3330000
Roger FreedOF6741.75010.8331.080.8330000
Joel YoungbloodOF11441.370001.0001.524.6360000
Dane IorgOF7329.07010.8752.1721.0000000
Benny AyalaOF118.061011.0007.8757.0000000
Ted SimmonsOF115.00000.000.0000000
Mike PotterOF104.00000.000.0000000
Eric RasmussenP3434233.083014.9741.4681.1180000
Bob ForschP3535217.3122922.9531.6981.1710000
John DennyP2626149.793733.9392.7661.7690000
John UrreaP4112139.772422.9391.998.7560000
Pete FalconeP2722124.0415011.0001.379.7040000
Tom UnderwoodP1917100.021022.8571.080.6320000
Butch MetzgerP58092.759011.0001.360.2410000
Clay CarrollP51090.061913.9622.500.4900000
Al HraboskyP65086.338011.0001.147.1690000
Buddy SchultzP40485.331011.9291.371.3250000
Rawly EastwickP41153.743001.0001.174.1710000
Larry DierkerP11939.325001.0001.602.6360000
John SuttonP14024.315021.0002.219.4290000
John D'AcquistoP328.30000.000.0000000
Doug CapillaP202.301001.0003.857.5000000
Garry TempletonSS1511461264.02854533298.9585.2554.8870000
Don KessingerSS2613151.03754215.9785.4243.5000000
Mike PhillipsSS5331.0111116.9576.3874.4000000
Totals2029145813010.043381850139471.9784.2813.0501001176234.6




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