1985 Springfield Cardinals Statistics

Midwest League (MWL) - Class: A
Team Record: 66-74
Finished 3rd in the MWL's South Division
Manager: Lloyd Merritt (66-74)
Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals
Location: Springfield, Illinois
Ballpark: Robin Roberts Stadium at Lanphier Park
Attendance: 149,069, Avg. 2,130
1985 Springfield Cardinals Roster

The Springfield Cardinals of the Midwest League ended the 1985 season with a record of 66 wins and 74 losses, finishing third in the league's South Division.

The Cardinals scored 691 runs and yielded 686 runs. Tom Amante led Springfield with 20 home runs, while Mike Fitzgerald walloped 15 or more also. Tom Amante drove in 73 runs. Harry McCulla paced all regular hitters with a .317 average. Rich Embser topped the squad with 12 wins, and Chuck McGrath recorded a 3.44 ERA, best among qualifying pitchers.

Craig Wilson, John Costello, Mike Hartley, Matt Kinzer, Paul Wilmet, Mike Fitzgerald and Jeff Fassero were all players from the 1985 Springfield Cardinals who played in the Majors during their careers.

Lloyd Merritt served as manager.


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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
Rich Embser129.5713.9723230100142.7113716368301581010
Jay North114.7333.4724231601158.014879611258096217
John Costello813.3814.1628280700188.01881058717601127429
Paul Wilmet78.4673.494102700477.3703330332679512
Jim Van Houten62.7505.404021700168.3804741636259405
Chuck McGrath67.4623.4425212300144.015170557560837012
Matt Kinzer54.5563.70119100058.3562624821036203
Jeff Fassero48.3334.0129152101119.012578531145365334
Greg Dunn49.3082.4855048002080.05629224623115012
Mike Hartley27.2225.12331210000114.311977659622100809
Jeff Gass11.5002.7080400016.712155112410200
Tim Kavanaugh001.3290500013.7137201115001
John DiGioia003.862020002.30110400003
Scott Pleis004.325020008.385421119110
Rob Livchak009.7550100012.0111413019216022
Harry McCulla0054.001000001.7610102401000
John Glidewell02.0002.9777000030.3361910022020104
Totals6674.4713.98346140122180271235.0119268654688598259794011730

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
Craig Wilson1335625046413216485233144767.262.323.357.6801801460
Mike Robinson12654950277128167954211532126.255.304.369.6721855640
Harry McCulla112447382611212131270215777.317.410.482.8921845121
Todd Demeter1325384626612019212552365127.260.361.387.7481798300
Mike Fitzgerald113454413581052101662123264.254.311.421.7331744140
Tom Amante82351323621011462073112467.313.362.579.9411872020
Ron Leon1003603224394106443933337.292.361.398.7591282301
Angelo Nunley9740234466917403146114873.265.362.308.6701065410
Brad Luther112417374458682332743561.230.298.286.5841072421
John Rigos9037833044741226381573562.224.302.327.6301085170
Jim Fregosi54235192205871131134237.302.430.365.794701001
John DiGioia973222653752721236135393.196.335.374.709993011
Steve Turgeon39157132183551318722235.265.369.386.756511021
Jim Reboulet42158140223521092041713.250.329.279.608390012
Rich Embser2325232500020017.217.250.217.46750100
Jay North2414131310020008.231.231.308.53840100
Tim Kavanaugh13661210010000.333.333.500.83330000
Mike Hartley341081200000022.250.400.250.65020000
Scott Pleis51101100100001.0001.0002.0003.00020000
Chuck McGrath25860100000004.167.167.167.33310200
John Costello2821181100000014.056.105.056.16110200
Greg Dunn55431000010001.000.000.000.00000100
Matt Kinzer11850000010033.000.375.000.37500000
John Glidewell7330000000001.000.000.000.00000000
Jeff Gass8211000000011.000.500.000.50000000
Jim Van Houten40110000000001.000.000.000.00000000
Paul Wilmet41330000000001.000.000.000.00000000
Jeff Fassero29440000000004.000.000.000.00000000
Totals16725440478069112471684110661216673550976.261.341.380.720181504434328


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Todd Demeter1B13011318920102.9849.385
Tom Amante1B8716061.0009.625
Harry McCulla1B551222.9641.600
Angelo Nunley2B711361851829.9474.521
Craig Wilson2B4288114934.9574.810
Jim Reboulet2B367099715.9604.694
Craig Wilson3B93681791812.9322.656
Brad Luther3B34265686.9112.412
Tom Amante3B211622111.7761.810
Angelo Nunley3B30110.500.333
Steve Turgeon3B232001.0002.500
Harry McCulla3B221001.0001.500
Mike FitzgeraldC9767356171.9777.51523
Harry McCullaC463163231.9917.5659
Tom AmanteC318211.9526.6672
Mike RobinsonOF124235961.9761.968
John RigosOF891659142.9261.955
Ron LeonOF62101861.9481.758
Harry McCullaOF5586260.9361.600
John DiGioiaOF4338320.953.953
Steve TurgeonOF3955640.9381.564
Tom AmanteOF2850110.9811.821
Angelo NunleyOF120001.0002.000
Greg DunnP5558011.000.236
Paul WilmetP4151710.957.537
Jim Van HoutenP4061210.947.450
Mike HartleyP3391631.893.758
Jeff FasseroP2972122.933.966
John CostelloP28213430.9481.964
Chuck McGrathP2592441.8921.320
Jay NorthP24103631.9391.917
Rich EmbserP2382114.9671.261
Matt KinzerP1123011.000.455
Tim KavanaughP921001.000.333
Jeff GassP812001.000.375
John GlidewellP74410.8891.143
Scott PleisP50110.500.200
Rob LivchakP515001.0001.200
John DiGioiaP20000.000
Harry McCullaP10000.000
Brad LutherSS781162342342.9384.487
Jim FregosiSS54881621132.9584.630
Angelo NunleySS191043104.8412.789
Totals153137051528218303.9603.4183400

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.





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