1976 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

The 1976 St. Louis Cardinals team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1976 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 1976 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1976 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1976 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1976 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1976 St. Louis Cardinals

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Complete Roster

5-08
175
Left
Left
1952-01-07
6-02
185
Left
Left
1948-03-09
6-03
190
Right
Right
1952-11-08
6-02
185
Left
Left
1953-10-01
6-04
200
Right
Right
1950-01-13
6-00
195
Right
Left
1946-03-04
6-05
205
Right
Right
1950-04-25
5-11
185
Left
Right
1949-07-21
6-05
220
Right
Right
1948-07-08
6-02
195
Right
Left
1950-03-27
6-00
185
Right
Right
1950-12-15
6-03
205
Right
Right
1952-03-22
6-03
190
Right
Right
1951-02-09
6-01
188
Right
Right
1948-11-07
6-02
204
Left
Left
1951-02-03
6-05
190
Right
Right
1952-04-06
6-02
200
Right
Right
1946-09-19
6-01
185
Right
Right
1946-12-29
6-00
200
Right
Both
1949-08-09
5-10
180
Right
Both
1951-11-07
5-09
162
Right
Right
1949-01-15
6-00
180
Right
Right
1954-04-20
5-11
170
Right
Right
1953-04-02
5-10
181
Left
Left
1938-07-12
6-00
170
Right
Both
1950-03-27
6-00
195
Left
Left
1953-10-20
6-01
175
Right
Both
1942-07-17
5-11
165
Right
Right
1948-09-18
6-00
195
Right
Both
1945-04-02
5-11
190
Right
Both
1956-03-24
5-09
170
Right
Right
1950-01-13
6-02
200
Right
Right
1951-06-22
6-00
170
Left
Left
1939-06-18
6-00
190
Right
Right
1951-08-07
6-01
205
Left
Left
1946-09-07
6-02
190
Right
Left
1949-02-03
6-00
170
Right
Right
1952-05-09
6-00
165
Right
Right
1949-08-11
6-02
185
Right
Both
1952-09-09
6-01
195
Right
Right
1951-05-16
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The 1976 St. Louis Cardinals played 162 games during the regular season, won 72 games, lost 90 games, and finished in fifth position. They played their home games at Busch Stadium (Park Factors: 101/101) where 1,207,079 fans witnessed their 1976 Cardinals finish the season with a .444 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 1976 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1976 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1976 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1976 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list:

1976 St. Louis Cardinals
Salaries

Ted Simmons $191,000.00
Lou Brock $185,000.00
Al Hrabosky $100,000.00
Ron Fairly $70,000.00
Keith Hernandez $55,500.00
Lynn McGlothen $55,000.00
Bob Forsch $44,000.00
Mike Anderson $41,000.00
Mike Tyson $40,000.00
Ken Rudolph $34,000.00
John Denny $28,000.00
Vic Harris $27,000.00
Eric Rasmussen $23,500.00
Hector Cruz $23,000.00
Doug Capilla $19,000.00
Charlie Chant $19,000.00
Doug Clarey $19,000.00
Pete Falcone $19,000.00
Sam Mejias $19,000.00
Jerry Mumphrey $19,000.00
Mike Potter $19,000.00
Mike Proly $19,000.00
John Tamargo $19,000.00
Garry Templeton $19,000.00
Steve Waterbury $19,000.00

Did you know that a 1976 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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