1986 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

The 1986 St. Louis Cardinals team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1986 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 1986 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1986 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1986 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1986 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1986 St. Louis Cardinals

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Complete Roster

6-02
185
Right
Right
1959-01-27
6-01
200
Right
Right
1960-10-04
6-05
200
Right
Right
1950-08-22
5-11
185
Left
Left
1960-04-03
6-04
235
Right
Right
1959-09-21
6-00
175
Left
Left
1959-02-25
6-04
200
Left
Right
1956-01-30
6-04
200
Right
Right
1950-01-13
6-02
195
Left
Left
1959-07-30
6-01
180
Right
Left
1959-07-03
6-00
180
Right
Right
1956-10-08
6-02
180
Left
Right
1962-05-17
6-03
185
Right
Right
1957-10-20
6-01
170
Left
Left
1959-02-04
6-00
185
Right
Right
1958-10-31
6-00
185
Left
Left
1954-02-02
6-05
222
Right
Right
1959-09-28
5-11
190
Right
Right
1955-02-05
6-01
190
Right
Right
1957-03-14
5-09
190
Right
Left
1960-08-18
6-02
205
Right
Right
1955-11-10
6-00
185
Right
Both
1956-04-04
6-03
195
Right
Left
1957-07-30
194
Right
Right
1955-05-19
6-02
210
Left
Left
1960-06-14
5-11
170
Right
Right
1956-12-19
6-01
200
Right
Right
1962-01-10
6-01
175
Right
Right
1961-11-05
5-10
160
Right
Both
1963-07-04
5-09
180
Right
Both
1960-07-16
5-11
150
Right
Both
1954-12-26
6-00
185
Right
Both
1961-09-22
5-10
150
Right
Left
1960-10-11
5-11
175
Right
Right
1954-10-25
6-01
175
Right
Both
1958-11-02
6-01
185
Left
Left
1961-02-23
6-02
192
Right
Left
1960-12-21
5-11
165
Right
Both
1952-08-23
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The 1986 St. Louis Cardinals played 161 games during the regular season, won 79 games, lost 82 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Busch Stadium (Park Factors: 99/98) where 2,471,974 fans witnessed their 1986 Cardinals finish the season with a .491 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 1986 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1986 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1986 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1986 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list:

1986 St. Louis Cardinals
Salaries

Ozzie Smith $1,940,000.00
Jack Clark $1,300,000.00
John Tudor $1,000,000.00
Tom Herr $750,000.00
Mike Heath $533,333.00
Bob Forsch $527,235.00
Willie McGee $500,000.00
Jeff Lahti $450,000.00
Danny Cox $400,000.00
Andy Van Slyke $335,000.00
Ken Dayley $300,000.00
Ricky Horton $275,000.00
Tito Landrum $236,667.00
Terry Pendleton $190,000.00
Vince Coleman $150,000.00
Clint Hurdle $120,000.00
Tim Conroy $113,775.00
Tom Lawless $100,000.00
Jerry White $100,000.00
Todd Worrell $100,000.00
Jose Oquendo $79,000.00
Mike LaValliere $70,000.00
Pat Perry $65,000.00
Joe Boever $60,000.00
Bill Earley $60,000.00
Curt Ford $60,000.00
Kurt Kepshire $60,000.00
Jim Lindeman $60,000.00
Greg Mathews $60,000.00
John Morris $60,000.00
Ray Soff $60,000.00
Greg Bargar $45,000.00

Did you know that a 1986 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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