1988 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

The 1988 St. Louis Cardinals team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1988 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 1988 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1988 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1988 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1988 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
160
Left
Left
1960-01-18
6-02
210
Right
Right
1962-08-18
6-01
185
Right
Right
1965-04-05
6-01
190
Right
Right
1960-12-24
6-04
235
Right
Right
1959-09-21
6-00
175
Left
Left
1959-02-25
6-04
215
Right
Right
1960-12-20
6-04
200
Right
Right
1950-01-13
6-02
175
Right
Right
1965-12-14
6-06
230
Left
Right
1964-07-02
6-02
180
Left
Right
1962-05-17
6-05
180
Left
Left
1954-02-10
6-02
195
Right
Right
1960-08-30
5-10
170
Left
Left
1962-11-14
6-02
180
Right
Right
1953-02-07
5-11
195
Right
Right
1959-11-21
6-00
185
Left
Left
1954-02-02
6-05
222
Right
Right
1959-09-28
6-01
190
Right
Right
1957-03-14
6-01
190
Right
Right
1962-07-30
6-00
181
Right
Right
1957-06-04
5-09
177
Right
Both
1965-07-29
6-00
175
Right
Left
1958-09-04
6-01
196
Right
Right
1964-03-28
6-00
195
Right
Right
1956-06-29
6-00
185
Right
Both
1956-04-04
6-01
210
Right
Right
1957-08-06
5-10
175
Right
Left
1962-12-01
6-02
210
Left
Left
1960-06-14
5-11
170
Right
Right
1956-12-19
5-10
160
Right
Both
1963-07-04
5-09
180
Right
Both
1960-07-16
5-11
150
Right
Both
1954-12-26
6-04
211
Right
Right
1960-08-20
6-00
185
Right
Both
1961-09-22
5-10
150
Right
Left
1960-10-11
6-01
200
Right
Right
1962-01-10
6-01
175
Right
Both
1958-11-02
6-01
185
Left
Left
1961-02-23
6-00
185
Left
Left
1957-03-13
6-01
185
Right
Left
1954-04-17
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The 1988 St. Louis Cardinals played 162 games during the regular season, won 76 games, lost 86 games, and finished in fifth position. They played their home games at Busch Stadium (Park Factors: 101/101) where 2,892,799 fans witnessed their 1988 Cardinals finish the season with a .469 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 1988 St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day starters list, a 1988 St. Louis Cardinals salary list, a 1988 St. Louis Cardinals uniform number breakdown and a 1988 St. Louis Cardinals primary starters list:

1988 St. Louis Cardinals
Salaries

Ozzie Smith $2,340,000.00
Willie McGee $1,200,000.00
Tony Pena $1,100,000.00
John Tudor $1,100,000.00
Bob Horner $950,000.00
Tom Herr $875,000.00
Danny Cox $750,000.00
Vince Coleman $700,000.00
Terry Pendleton $660,000.00
Ken Dayley $610,000.00
Bob Forsch $400,000.00
Jose DeLeon $375,000.00
Jose Oquendo $275,000.00
Steve Lake $240,000.00
Todd Worrell $200,000.00
Tom Lawless $125,000.00
Greg Mathews $125,000.00
Curt Ford $100,000.00
Mike Laga $100,000.00
Joe Magrane $100,000.00
Jim Lindeman $75,000.00
John Morris $75,000.00
Scott Terry $75,000.00
Tom Pagnozzi $72,500.00
Rod Booker $70,000.00
Luis Alicea $62,500.00
Ken Hill $62,500.00
Steve Peters $62,500.00

Did you know that a 1988 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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