1985 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

The 1985 St. Louis Cardinals team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1985 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 1985 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1985 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1985 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1985 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1985 St. Louis Cardinals

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Complete Roster

6-02
190
Right
Right
1958-01-24
6-00
180
Right
Both
1952-12-21
6-00
180
Right
Right
1949-08-22
6-01
200
Right
Right
1960-10-04
6-03
190
Right
Right
1948-08-09
6-04
235
Right
Right
1959-09-21
6-00
175
Left
Left
1959-02-25
6-04
200
Right
Right
1950-01-13
6-05
220
Left
Left
1951-10-18
6-02
195
Left
Left
1959-07-30
6-03
190
Right
Right
1955-07-03
6-01
180
Right
Left
1959-07-03
6-00
180
Right
Right
1956-10-08
6-01
170
Left
Left
1959-02-04
6-00
185
Left
Left
1954-02-02
6-05
222
Right
Right
1959-09-28
6-00
185
Right
Right
1960-01-03
5-09
190
Right
Left
1960-08-18
6-01
205
Right
Right
1960-10-27
6-00
193
Right
Left
1952-01-17
6-02
195
Right
Right
1951-02-25
6-02
205
Right
Right
1955-11-10
5-11
175
Right
Right
1953-01-09
6-00
185
Right
Both
1956-04-04
6-02
190
Right
Right
1946-12-15
6-00
195
Left
Left
1948-08-16
5-11
170
Right
Right
1956-12-19
5-09
180
Right
Both
1960-07-16
5-11
150
Right
Both
1954-12-26
5-10
180
Right
Left
1948-05-08
6-00
185
Right
Both
1961-09-22
5-10
150
Right
Left
1960-10-11
6-02
195
Right
Right
1959-10-16
5-11
175
Right
Right
1954-10-25
6-01
175
Right
Both
1958-11-02
5-09
170
Right
Right
1955-12-22
6-02
192
Right
Left
1960-12-21
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The 1985 St. Louis Cardinals played 162 games during the regular season, won 101 games, lost 61 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Busch Stadium (Park Factors: 99/98) where 2,637,563 fans witnessed their 1985 Cardinals finish the season with a .623 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 1985 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1985 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1985 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1985 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list:

1985 St. Louis Cardinals
Salaries

Jack Clark $1,555,000.00
Ozzie Smith $1,440,000.00
Joaquin Andujar $1,030,000.00
Neil Allen $750,000.00
Darrell Porter $740,000.00
Lonnie Smith $740,000.00
Ivan DeJesus $700,000.00
Bob Forsch $583,333.00
Cesar Cedeno $562,500.00
Tom Herr $560,000.00
Willie McGee $475,000.00
Bill Campbell $457,500.00
John Tudor $457,500.00
Jeff Lahti $250,000.00
Matt Keough $240,000.00
Tito Landrum $208,750.00
Mike Jorgensen $200,000.00
Andy Van Slyke $170,000.00
Steve Braun $160,000.00
Ken Dayley $150,000.00
Brian Harper $135,000.00
Terry Pendleton $112,500.00
Danny Cox $110,000.00
Ricky Horton $110,000.00
Kurt Kepshire $100,000.00
Joe Boever $60,000.00
Vince Coleman $60,000.00
Curt Ford $60,000.00
Randy Hunt $60,000.00
Mike LaValliere $60,000.00
Tom Lawless $60,000.00
Tom Nieto $60,000.00
Pat Perry $60,000.00
Todd Worrell $60,000.00

Did you know that a 1985 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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