1936 St. Louis Cardinals season

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1936 St. Louis Cardinals
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 87–67 (.565)
League place 2nd
Other information
Owner(s) Sam Breadon
General manager(s) Branch Rickey
Manager(s) Frankie Frisch
Local radio KMOX
(France Laux)
KWK
(Ray Schmidt, John O'Hara)
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The 1936 St. Louis Cardinals season was the team's 55th season in St. Louis, Missouri and its 45th season in the National League. The Cardinals went 87–67 during the season and finished 2nd in the National League.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Giants 92 62 0.597 52–26 40–36
St. Louis Cardinals 87 67 0.565 5 43–33 44–34
Chicago Cubs 87 67 0.565 5 50–27 37–40
Pittsburgh Pirates 84 70 0.545 8 46–30 38–40
Cincinnati Reds 74 80 0.481 18 42–34 32–46
Boston Bees 71 83 0.461 21 35–43 36–40
Brooklyn Dodgers 67 87 0.435 25 37–40 30–47
Philadelphia Phillies 54 100 0.351 38 30–48 24–52


Record vs. opponents[edit]

1936 National League Records

Sources:

[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]

Team BOS BR CHC CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 10–12–2 6–16 13–9 9–13 12–10 8–14–1 13–9
Brooklyn 12–10–2 7–15 9–13 9–13 12–10 9–13 9–13
Chicago 16–6 15–7 10–12 11–11 16–6 10–12 9–13
Cincinnati 9–13 13–9 12–10 9–13 13–9 8–14 10–12
New York 13–9 13–9 11–11 13–9 17–5 15–7 10–12
Philadelphia 10–12 10–12 6–16 9–13 5–17 7–15 7–15
Pittsburgh 14–8–1 13–9 12–10 14–8 7–15 15–7 9–13–1
St. Louis 9–13 13–9 13–9 12–10 12–10 15–7 13–9–1


Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1936 St. Louis Cardinals roster
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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
C Davis, SpudSpud Davis 112 363 99 .273 4 59
1B Mize, JohnnyJohnny Mize 126 414 136 .329 19 93
2B Martin, StuStu Martin 92 332 99 .298 6 41
SS Durocher, LeoLeo Durocher 136 510 146 .286 1 58
3B Gelbert, CharlieCharlie Gelbert 93 280 64 .229 3 27
OF Medwick, JoeJoe Medwick 155 636 223 .351 18 138
OF Martin, PepperPepper Martin 143 572 177 .309 11 76
OF Moore, TerryTerry Moore 143 590 156 .264 5 47

Other batters[edit]

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
Frisch, FrankieFrankie Frisch 93 303 83 .274 1 26
Vergez, JohnnyJohnny Vergez 8 18 3 .167 0 1

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Dean, DizzyDizzy Dean 51 315 24 13 3.17 195
Dean, PaulPaul Dean 17 92 5 5 4.60 28

Other pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers[edit]

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Cox, BillBill Cox 2 0 0 0 6.75 1
Martin, PepperPepper Martin 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

Farm system[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Johnny Vergez at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007

External links[edit]