1974 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

The 1974 St. Louis Cardinals team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1974 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 1974 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1974 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1974 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1974 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1974 St. Louis Cardinals

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Complete Roster

6-02
195
Right
Right
1949-04-15
6-02
185
Left
Left
1948-03-09
6-03
190
Right
Right
1952-11-08
6-02
180
Left
Left
1946-10-17
6-04
200
Right
Right
1950-01-13
6-00
180
Right
Right
1946-12-08
6-03
215
Right
Right
1949-09-16
6-02
195
Right
Right
1935-11-09
5-11
185
Left
Right
1949-07-21
6-00
180
Right
Both
1944-09-07
6-02
195
Right
Left
1950-03-27
5-11
173
Left
Left
1939-08-09
5-11
154
Right
Right
1933-11-17
6-00
184
Left
Left
1939-10-29
6-03
198
Right
Right
1937-01-14
6-03
190
Right
Right
1949-09-06
6-01
195
Right
Right
1942-12-04
6-03
210
Right
Right
1952-02-18
6-01
195
Right
Left
1941-10-16
6-00
200
Right
Both
1949-08-09
5-09
162
Right
Right
1949-01-15
5-11
175
Right
Right
1945-08-21
6-00
178
Right
Right
1949-07-11
6-01
180
Right
Right
1946-11-03
6-00
175
Right
Right
1947-05-12
6-00
195
Left
Left
1953-10-20
6-04
205
Right
Right
1937-05-10
6-00
186
Right
Right
1941-02-23
6-00
178
Right
Right
1951-02-04
6-00
185
Right
Right
1951-06-24
5-10
165
Right
Right
1945-04-15
6-02
212
Right
Right
1940-07-18
5-09
170
Right
Right
1950-01-13
6-00
170
Left
Left
1939-06-18
6-00
175
Left
Left
1947-08-08
5-10
175
Left
Left
1950-01-03
6-00
185
Right
Right
1946-11-04
6-03
195
Right
Right
1953-11-03
6-02
190
Right
Left
1949-02-03
6-00
165
Right
Right
1949-08-11
6-02
185
Right
Both
1952-09-09
6-00
195
Right
Both
1945-04-02
6-01
180
Right
Both
1942-11-05
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The 1974 St. Louis Cardinals played 161 games during the regular season, won 86 games, lost 75 games, and finished in second position. They played their home games at Busch Stadium (Park Factors: 99/99) where 1,838,413 fans witnessed their 1974 Cardinals finish the season with a .534 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 1974 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1974 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1974 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1974 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list:

1974 St. Louis Cardinals
Salaries

Bob Gibson $160,000.00
Joe Torre $140,000.00
Lou Brock $135,000.00
Orlando Pena $26,000.00
Ray Bare $15,000.00
John Denny $15,000.00
Jim Dwyer $15,000.00
Bob Forsch $15,000.00
Danny Godby $15,000.00
Tom Heintzelman $15,000.00
Keith Hernandez $15,000.00
Larry Herndon $15,000.00
Marc Hill $15,000.00
Bake McBride $15,000.00
Lynn McGlothen $15,000.00
Jerry Mumphrey $15,000.00
Stan Papi $15,000.00
Ken Reitz $15,000.00
Mike Tyson $15,000.00

Did you know that a 1974 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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