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1988 St. Louis Cardinals


76 - 86

(5th place in the NL East, 25 GB)

1987 / 1989 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 578 / 645 (-67)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 633 / 643 (+10)

Pythagorean Record: 74 - 88 (+2)

Home Record: 41 - 40 (.506) -2.6 wins
Away Record: 35 - 46 (.432) -2.4 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
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Busch Stadium II

Attendance: 2,892,799 Avg Att: 35,714 (1.41)
Att Rank: 3 / 12 Lg Avg: 25,283
       
Park Factor: 1.02    
HR Factor: 0.92 R/L HR: 0.92 / 0.94

Notes:




1988 St. Louis Cardinals
rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field
26
0.8
2.2
-0.7
27
-0.5
-0.6
0.3
34
-0.6
-0.2
-0.3
27
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
31
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
Center Field
29
2.8
3.5
-0.8

Right Field
27
1.5
3.4
-1.1
26
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
Shortstop
33
6.6
3.5
2.1
25
0.1
-0.1
0.1
Second Base
24
2.3
1.4
0.7
22
-1.3
-1.0
-0.6
32
-0.0
0.3
-0.3
Third Base
27
2.3
0.9
1.3
31
0.1
-0.2
0.3
29
0.2
0.4
-0.2
First Base
30
0.2
1.0
-0.4
25
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
32
0.6
1.0
-0.1
28
-1.1
-1.1
0.1
24
-0.5
-0.3
-0.0
Manager W-L
56
76-86
.469
0.9
Catcher
31
2.4
1.1
0.4
31
0.5
0.4
0.0
Starting Pitcher
27
225.1
2.5
2.8
-0.3
23
165.1
4.2
3.7
0.5
34
145.1
3.8
4.0
-0.2
34
136.0
0.9
0.7
0.2
28
129.1
2.7
2.2
0.5
38
108.2
0.6
0.4
0.2
28
86.0
0.5
0.7
-0.2
26
68.0
0.4
0.2
0.2
27
53.0
-0.4
-0.2
-0.3
23
47.2
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
22
14.0
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
Relief Pitcher
28
90.0
1.5
1.4
-0.0
29
55.1
1.1
1.1
-0.0
27
49.2
1.0
1.0
-0.1
25
45.0
-1.6
-1.6
-0.0
35
38.0
-0.6
-0.7
0.1
25
6.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
28
3.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James