1980 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

The 1980 St. Louis Cardinals team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1980 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 1980 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1980 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1980 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1980 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

6-02
185
Right
Right
1946-12-02
6-04
200
Right
Right
1950-01-13
6-05
205
Right
Right
1954-10-13
6-02
205
Right
Right
1956-06-09
6-02
180
Left
Left
1949-10-16
6-04
217
Left
Left
1938-11-07
6-00
190
Left
Left
1941-12-09
6-03
210
Right
Left
1953-01-17
6-06
220
Left
Right
1954-12-25
6-02
200
Right
Right
1954-01-05
6-00
190
Left
Both
1956-04-11
5-10
170
Right
Right
1955-08-19
6-00
185
Right
Left
1954-02-13
6-02
195
Left
Right
1957-03-18
6-02
195
Right
Right
1951-07-01
6-03
195
Right
Right
1959-03-05
6-04
205
Left
Left
1957-05-06
6-02
200
Left
Both
1954-12-11
6-06
200
Right
Right
1953-06-22
6-03
205
Right
Right
1955-02-09
6-04
220
Right
Right
1952-10-27
6-03
220
Right
Left
1956-06-04
6-00
200
Right
Both
1949-08-09
6-02
205
Right
Right
1951-08-09
5-11
170
Left
Left
1959-07-27
6-00
195
Left
Left
1953-10-20
6-00
185
Right
Both
1956-04-04
6-00
210
Right
Left
1956-05-04
6-01
185
Right
Left
1950-08-19
6-01
170
Right
Both
1954-03-29
6-00
185
Right
Right
1951-06-24
5-11
190
Right
Both
1956-03-24
6-00
180
Right
Right
1957-03-14
6-01
190
Right
Right
1946-03-15
6-02
210
Left
Left
1957-07-31
6-03
195
Right
Right
1949-10-18
6-00
180
Right
Left
1950-05-11
5-11
175
Right
Right
1954-10-25
6-00
175
Right
Right
1954-07-16
6-00
175
Right
Both
1951-09-18
5-09
178
Right
Right
1953-05-03
6-00
175
Right
Left
1947-08-05
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The 1980 St. Louis Cardinals played 162 games during the regular season, won 74 games, lost 88 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Busch Stadium (Park Factors: 103/103) where 1,385,147 fans witnessed their 1980 Cardinals finish the season with a .457 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 1980 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1980 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1980 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1980 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list:

1980 St. Louis Cardinals
Salaries

Garry Templeton $793,333.00
Keith Hernandez $760,000.00
George Hendrick $333,000.00
Darold Knowles $102,500.00
Ken Oberkfell $55,000.00
Terry Kennedy $38,000.00
Bob Sykes $35,000.00
Joe DeSa $30,000.00
Leon Durham $30,000.00
George Frazier $30,000.00
John Fulgham $30,000.00
Tom Herr $30,000.00
Tito Landrum $30,000.00
Jim Lentine $30,000.00
Jeff Little $30,000.00
John Littlefield $30,000.00
John Martin $30,000.00
Al Olmsted $30,000.00
Mike Ramsey $30,000.00
Andy Rincon $30,000.00
Kim Seaman $30,000.00
Ty Waller $30,000.00

Did you know that a 1980 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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