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1975 St. Louis Cardinals season

This article is about the Major League Baseball team. For the National Football League team, see 1975 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL) season.

1975 St. Louis Cardinals
Major League affiliations
Location
  • St. Louis, Missouri (since 1882)
  • Results
    Record 82–80 (.506)
    Divisional place 3rd
    Other information
    Owner(s) August "Gussie" Busch
    Manager(s) Red Schoendienst
    Local television KSD-TV
    (Jack Buck, Mike Shannon, Jay Randolph)
    Local radio KMOX
    (Jack Buck, Mike Shannon)
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    The 1975 St. Louis Cardinals season was the team's 94th season in St. Louis, Missouri and its 84th season in the National League. The Cardinals went 82-80 during the season and finished in a tie for third (with the New York Mets) in the National League East, 1012 games behind the Pittsburgh Pirates.

    Offseason

    Regular season

    Third baseman Ken Reitz won a Gold Glove this year. 1975 was also the final major league season for pitcher Bob Gibson.

    Season standings

    NL East W L Pct. GB
    Pittsburgh Pirates 92 69 .571 --
    Philadelphia Phillies 86 76 .531 6.5
    New York Mets 82 80 .506 10.5
    St. Louis Cardinals 82 80 .506 10.5
    Chicago Cubs 75 87 .463 17.5
    Montreal Expos 75 87 .463 17.5

    Opening Day starters

    Notable transactions

    Roster

    1975 St. Louis Cardinals
    Roster
    Pitchers Catchers

    Infielders

    Outfielders

    Other batters

    Manager

    Coaches

    Player stats

    Batting

    Starters by position

    Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
    1B Hernandez, KeithKeith Hernandez 64 188 47 .250 3 20
    3B Reitz, KenKen Reitz 161 592 159 .269 5 63
    LF Brock, LouLou Brock 136 528 163 .309 3 47
    RF Davis, WillieWillie Davis 98 350 102 .291 6 50

    Other batters

    Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
    Meléndez, LuisLuis Meléndez 110 291 77 .265 2 27
    Rudolph, KenKen Rudolph 44 80 16 .200 1 6
    Brinkman, EdEd Brinkman 28 75 18 .240 1 6
    Cater, DannyDanny Cater 22 35 8 .229 0 2
    Hahn, DonDon Hahn 7 8 1 .125 0 0

    Pitching

    Starting pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO
    Denny, JohnJohn Denny 25 136 10 7 3.97 72
    Gibson, BobBob Gibson 22 109 3 10 5.04 60
    Rasmussen, EricEric Rasmussen 14 81 5 5 3.78 59

    Other pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO
    Curtis, JohnJohn Curtis 39 146.2 8 9 3.44 67

    Relief pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G W L SV ERA SO
    Sosa, ElíasElías Sosa 14 0 3 0 4.00 15
    Bryant, RonRon Bryant 10 0 1 0 16.62 7
    Barlow, MikeMike Barlow 9 0 0 0 4.70 2

    Awards and honors

    Farm system

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