1950 St. Louis Cardinals season

1950 St. Louis Cardinals season

Template:MLB yearly infobox-pre1969 The 1950 St. Louis Cardinals season was the team's 69th season in St. Louis, Missouri and its 59th season in the National League. The Cardinals went 78-75 during the season and finished 5th in the National League.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L GB Pct.
Philadelphia Phillies 91 63 -- .591
Brooklyn Dodgers 89 65 2 .578
New York Giants 86 68 5 .558
Boston Braves 83 71 8 .539
St. Louis Cardinals 78 75 12.5 .510
Cincinnati Reds 66 87 24.5 .431
Chicago Cubs 64 89 26.5 .418
Pittsburgh Pirates 57 96 33.5 .373

Notable transactions

  • September 7, 1950: Peanuts Lowrey was purchased by the Cardinals from the Cincinnati Reds.[3]

Roster

1950 St. Louis Cardinals
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
OF Diering, ChuckChuck Diering 89 204 51 .250 3 18
OF Howerton, BillBill Howerton 110 313 88 .281 10 58

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Miller, EddieEddie Miller 64 172 39 .227 3 22
Walker, HarryHarry Walker 60 150 31 .207 0 7
Rice, HalHal Rice 44 128 27 .211 2 11
Garagiola, JoeJoe Garagiola 34 88 28 .318 2 20
Lowrey, PeanutsPeanuts Lowrey 17 56 15 .268 1 4

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Brecheen, HarryHarry Brecheen 27 163.1 8 11 3.80 80

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Brazle, AlAl Brazle 46 164.2 11 9 4.10 47
Boyer, CloydCloyd Boyer 36 120.1 7 7 3.52 82

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO

Farm system

References

External links

  • 1950 St. Louis Cardinals
  • 1950 St. Louis Cardinals team page at www.baseball-almanac.com