1940 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

The 1940 St. Louis Cardinals team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1940 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1940 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1940 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1940 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1940 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"Yeah, he's (Joe Garagiola) got pretty good stuff. The only trouble is that he drinks it all himself." - Walker Cooper
1940 St. Louis Cardinals


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Complete Roster

160
Right
Right
1910-10-03
5-10
160
Left
Left
1914-10-14
6-02
210
Right
Right
1913-03-02
6-02
185
Right
Right
1903-09-07
5-10½
157
Right
Right
1916-08-21
6-01
185
Right
Right
1912-07-30
5-10½
180
Right
Right
1910-08-31
6-02½
190
Right
Right
1915-03-27
5-10
187
Left
Right
1915-08-18
5-10½
178
Right
Right
1913-11-12
6-01
215
Right
Right
1909-11-16
6-01½
178
Right
Right
1905-10-24
6-01
188
Left
Left
1912-03-20
6-02
185
Right
Right
1909-03-28
6-04
215
Left
Left
1905-12-14
5-11½
175
Left
Right
1916-09-05
6-03
210
Right
Right
1915-01-08
5-11½
185
Right
Left
1911-11-28
5-10
190
Right
Right
1916-04-04
6-00
190
Right
Left
1911-12-05
5-08½
165
Right
Both
1910-04-25
5-08½
175
Right
Right
1918-02-16
5-10½
165
Right
Right
1912-06-19
5-07
160
Right
Right
1916-03-18
6-02
170
Right
Right
1916-12-01
6-00
155
Right
Left
1912-11-19
6-02
215
Right
Left
1913-01-07
6-00
185
Right
Right
1914-11-29
6-00
175
Left
Left
1914-03-26
6-01
178
Right
Right
1918-05-13
5-10
175
Left
Left
1916-07-18
6-03
190
Right
Left
1911-11-02
6-00
200
Right
Right
1909-09-17
5-08
170
Right
Right
1904-02-29
5-10
187
Right
Right
1911-11-24
5-11
195
Right
Right
1912-05-27
5-09
192
Right
Left
1916-04-27
6-02
190
Right
Left
1916-10-22


The 1940 St. Louis Cardinals played 153 games during the regular season, won 84 games, lost 69 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Sportsman's Park III (Park Factors: 106/104) where 324,078 fans witnessed their 1940 Cardinals finish the season with a .549 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1940 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1940 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1940 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1940 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list:

1940 St. Louis Cardinals
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1940 St. Louis Cardinals
Salaries

Joe Medwick $18,000.00
Johnny Mize $15,000.00
Enos Slaughter $6,500.00

Did you know that a 1940 St. Louis Cardinals Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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