1986 Springfield Cardinals Statistics

Midwest League (MWL) - Class: A
Team Record: 87-53
Finished 1st in the MWL's South Division
Manager: Gaylen Pitts (87-53)
Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals
Location: Springfield, Illinois
Ballpark: Robin Roberts Stadium at Lanphier Park
Attendance: 151,815, Avg. 2,169
1986 Springfield Cardinals Roster

Playoffs - Peoria Chiefs 2 games, Springfield Cardinals 0

The Springfield Cardinals of the Midwest League ended the 1986 season with a record of 87 wins and 53 losses, finishing first in the league's South Division.

The Cardinals scored 736 runs, most in the league. Springfield conceded 577 runs. Mike Fitzgerald paced the team with 19 home runs and accounted for 93 RBI, while leading all qualifying hitters on the roster with a .297 average. Jeff Oyster topped the squad with 17 wins and a team-best 3.03 ERA, tops among qualifying pitchers.

Players from the 1986 Springfield Cardinals who spent time in the Majors during their careers included Mike Hartley, Craig Wilson, Paul Wilmet, Steve Peters, Mike Fitzgerald and Ricky Horton.

Gaylen Pitts 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
Jeff Oyster177.7083.03282801000184.0170736214422142803
Steve Peters101.9092.5315150430103.0783229836099506
Mick Freed108.5563.4229198413137.014460521135292632
Paul Wilmet94.6922.1556046002996.3662823533399504
Tom Mauch98.5294.4623221410143.315188711631183812
Mike Sassone72.7782.691414030087.0853226627052134
Scott Norman62.7503.39258410082.3833931233045012
Bill Bivens57.4175.451613030077.76953471035149307
Tim Kavanaugh42.6675.623311710249.7563631324029225
Doug Bates33.5003.61233500057.3702623318236102
Chris Forrest201.0001.8033011020.015441207101
Tim Atkinson14.2004.842931400157.7593831829144133
Mark Davis190.0
Michael Robertson80.0
Ricky Horton000.001100002.02000002000
Mike Hartley009.6080500115.0221716414110102
Brad Blunt02.0006.4844000016.7161612215015002
Totals8350.6243.65334134100316361129.0108654245893374138044213450

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
Mike Fitzgerald126535498741483041993121990.297.327.488.81524380101
Dennis Carter13856651882140276138228839123.270.322.421.7422183062
Craig Wilson12757549610613617614944126549.274.357.339.6961681940
Brett Harrison134543482701351788651854557.280.340.398.7381923582
John Murphy893913487611322113753763242.325.385.506.8901765152
Mike Fox11144239647110211251833338.278.330.351.6811391661
Larry Breedlove10844336274106113150346552.293.398.348.74612611140
Mark Schulte773012714592171647202217.339.386.476.8621291342
Joe Cunningham1013542915067153448824749.230.334.344.6781002770
Ron Leon82224199175050119122028.251.317.291.608580322
Dave Pregon702141932646130633311848.238.308.399.707772011
Chris Maloney68189165173860117002131.230.319.285.604471111
Keith Traylor67189163203682061942147.221.317.294.612482301
Jose Rodriguez43153137193130115111013.226.275.270.545370420
Steve Peters1622203600240025.300.364.600.964120000
Ken Warmbier514134400012012.308.357.308.66540000
Tom Mauch2312103210000001.200.200.300.50030200
Chris Forrest31101000000001.0001.0001.0002.00010000
Mick Freed29221100010000.500.500.5001.00010000
Mark Davis19330100000000.333.333.333.66710000
Doug Bates23550000000003.000.000.000.00000000
Paul Wilmet56650000000002.000.000.000.00000100
Mike Sassone14320000000010.000.333.000.33300000
Michael Robertson8210000000000.000.500.000.50001000
Bill Bivens16220000000002.000.000.000.00000000
Jeff Oyster28302910000000113.000.033.000.03300000
Scott Norman25220000000000.000.000.000.00000000
Brad Blunt4220000000001.000.000.000.00000000
Tim Kavanaugh33110000000000.000.000.000.00000000
Tim Atkinson29220000000001.000.000.000.00000000
Totals1672522846197351263213357865617550462714.273.340.385.7251780031566015


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Mike Fitzgerald1B76656391564.9799.145
Dave Pregon1B49359260321.0007.857
Chris Maloney1B2315116116.9947.261
Joe Cunningham1B421112.9575.500
Mike Fox1B110111.91711.000
Craig Wilson2B1262923431886.9725.040
Larry Breedlove2B14262876.8853.857
Joe Cunningham2B155031.0001.000
Joe Cunningham3B7339139815.9572.438
Larry Breedlove3B69461602120.9072.986
Chris Maloney3B92941.7331.222
Mike FoxC10568463123.9847.11415
Mike FitzgeraldC351632470.9645.3434
Chris MaloneyC380001.0002.6673
Harry McCullaC1.000
Dennis CarterOF1372371770.9731.854
John MurphyOF89201250.9762.281
Mark SchulteOF74156851.9702.216
Keith TraylorOF64118543.9691.922
Jose RodriguezOF43106311.9912.535
Ron LeonOF4156120.9661.390
Chris MaloneyOF420001.000.500
Harry McCullaOF1.000
Larry BreedloveOF110001.0001.000
Paul WilmetP56618021.000.429
Tim KavanaughP3311310.933.424
Mick FreedP2951921.923.828
Tim AtkinsonP2971110.947.621
Jeff OysterP282227011.0001.750
Scott NormanP2541320.895.680
Tom MauchP2373010.9741.609
Doug BatesP230610.857.261
Mark DavisP19.000
Bill BivensP165911.933.875
Steve PetersP15715031.0001.467
Mike SassoneP144711.917.786
Michael RobertsonP8.000
Mike HartleyP804001.000.500
Brad BluntP420001.000.500
Chris ForrestP302001.000.667
Ricky HortonP10000.000
Brett HarrisonSS1341683794156.9304.082
Larry BreedloveSS991023.9052.111
Totals152035861453172322.9673.3152200

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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