1920 St. Louis Cardinals season

1920 St. Louis Cardinals season

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The 1920 St. Louis Cardinals season was the team's 39th season in St. Louis, Missouri and the 29th season in the National League. The Cardinals went 75-79 during the season and finished 5th in the National League.

Regular season

Rogers Hornsby became a full-time second baseman. Hornsby won the first of his seven batting titles with a .370 batting average, and he also led the league in on-base percentage (.431), slugging percentage (.559), hits (218), total bases (329), doubles (44), and RBI (94). From a fielding perspective, Hornsby led the league in putouts, assists, and double plays.

Season standings

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Roster

1920 St. Louis Cardinals
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

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
C Clemons, VerneVerne Clemons 112 338 95 .281 1 36
2B Hornsby, RogersRogers Hornsby 149 589 218 .370 9 94
OF Smith, JackJack Smith 91 313 104 .332 1 28

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
Schultz, JoeJoe Schultz 99 320 84 .263 0 34
Mueller, HeinieHeinie Mueller 4 22 7 .318 0 1

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
Haines, JesseJesse Haines 47 301.2 13 20 2.98 120
Doak, BillBill Doak 39 270 20 12 2.53 90

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
Goodwin, MarvMarv Goodwin 32 116.1 3 8 4.95 23
Jacobs, ElmerElmer Jacobs 23 77.2 4 8 5.21 21
Lyons, GeorgeGeorge Lyons 7 23.1 2 1 3.09 5

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
Scott, GeorgeGeorge Scott 2 0 0 0 4.50 1
Glenn, BobBob Glenn 2 0 0 0 0.00 0

Farm system

References

External links

  • 1920 St. Louis Cardinals
  • 1920 St. Louis Cardinals team page at www.baseball-almanac.com