World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

2016 St. Louis Cardinals season

Article Id: WHEBN0048067837
Reproduction Date:

Title: 2016 St. Louis Cardinals season  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: 2016 Colorado Rockies season, 2016 Philadelphia Phillies season, 2016 San Francisco Giants season, 2016 Washington Nationals season, 2016 Pittsburgh Pirates season
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

2016 St. Louis Cardinals season

2016 St. Louis Cardinals
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) William DeWitt, Jr.
Fred Hanser
Manager(s) Mike Matheny
Local television Fox Sports Midwest
(Dan McLaughlin, Al Hrabosky, Rick Horton, Tim McCarver)
Local radio KMOX (1120AM)
St. Louis Cardinals Radio Network
(Mike Shannon, John Rooney, Al Hrabosky, Rick Horton, Mike Claiborne)
Stats ESPN.com
BB-reference
 < Previous season     

The franchise in St. Louis, Missouri, the 125th season in the National League (NL), and the 11th at Busch Stadium III. They entered the season having won a major-league best 100 games, as three-time defending NL Central division champions, and with five consecutive playoff appearances.

Contents

  • Off-season 1
    • Overview 1.1
    • Acquisitions, departures, and roster moves 1.2
      • Players 1.2.1
  • Season standings 2
    • National League Central 2.1
    • National League playoff standings 2.2
    • National League head-to-head records 2.3
  • Schedule and results 3
    • Game log 3.1
    • Current roster 3.2
  • Statistics 4
    • Batting statistics 4.1
  • Executives and club officials 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7

Off-season

Overview

The Cardinals entered the 2016 season having won a major league-best 100 games, their third consecutive National League Central division title,[1] and fifth consecutive playoff appearance.[2] Their 2015 season ended in the National League Division Series (NLDS) when the rival Chicago Cubs defeated them in four games.[3] On October 26, the club announced intent to retain all of manager Mike Matheny's coaching staff.[4]

Acquisitions, departures, and roster moves

Players

Season standings

National League Central

NL Central W L Pct. GB Home Road
Chicago Cubs 0 0 NaN 0–0 0–0
Cincinnati Reds 0 0 NaN 0–0 0–0
Milwaukee Brewers 0 0 NaN 0–0 0–0
Pittsburgh Pirates 0 0 NaN 0–0 0–0
St. Louis Cardinals 0 0 NaN 0–0 0–0


National League playoff standings

National League head-to-head records

Schedule and results

Game log

Current roster

Statistics

Batting statistics

Pos Player G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
C
1B
2B
3B
SS
LF
CF
RF
Pos Player G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Pos Player G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS

Executives and club officials

Source: Cardinals front office

Executive officers
Baseball operations department
  • Senior vice president of baseball operations / general manager (GM): John Mozeliak
  • Assistant general manager: Mike Girsch
  • Special assistants to the GM: Cal Eldred, Willie McGee, and Red Schoendienst
  • Director of player development: Gary LaRocque
  • Director of player personnel: Matt Slater
  • Director of Major League administration: Judy Carpenter-Barada
  • Director of baseball administration: John Vuch
  • Baseball operations coordinator for player development: Tony Ferreira
  • Director of scouting: Randy Flores
  • Director of international operations: Moisés Rodríguez
  • Assistant director of international scouting: Luís Morales
  • Manager for baseball information: Jeremy Cohen
  • Baseball development analysts: Matt Bayer, Kevin Seats, Dane Sorensen
  • Baseball developers: Pat Casanta, Brian Seyfert
  • Additional coaching staff
    • Senior medical advisor: Barry Weinberg
    • Head athletic trainer: Greg Hauck
    • Strength/conditioning coach: Pete Prinzi
    • Equipment manager: Rip Rowan
    • Traveling secretary: C. J. Cherre
Communications department
  • Vice president: Ron Watermon
  • Director: Brian Bartow
Cardinals Care and community relations department
  • Vice president for community relations & executive director for Cardinals Care: Michael Hall
  • Vice president for event services and merchandising: Vicki Bryant
Finance and administration department
Operations department
  • Vice president: Joe Abernathy
Ticket sales, marketing & corporate sales department
  • Senior vice president of sales & marketing: Dan Farrell

References

  1. ^ O'Brien, David (October 4, 2015). "Miller ends skid, Braves sweep Cardinals in season-finale doubleheader".  
  2. ^ Goold, Derrick (September 30, 2015). "Cards clinch third consecutive division title, win 100th game".  
  3. ^ Chicago Tribune staff (October 13, 2015). "On to NLCS: Cubs finish off Cardinals at Wrigley Field".  
  4. ^ FOX Sports (October 26, 2015). "Matheny's entire Cardinals coaching staff returning for 2016".  
  5. ^ Strauss, Joe (October 31, 2015). "Garcia is a fit for Cards' plans". St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Retrieved November 1, 2015. 
  6. ^ "2016 St. Louis Cardinals sortable schedule". St. Louis Cardinals. 

External links

  • St. Louis Cardinals official site
  • 2016 St. Louis Cardinals at ESPN
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.