The 20 Greatest St. Louis Cardinals of All-Time

  1. Stan Musial
    • Age: 20 – 23, 25 – 42
    • Years: 1941 – 1944, 1946 – 1963
    • Position(s): 1B, LF, RF, CF

    Stan Musial
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    128.13 158 3026 12712 10972 1949 3630 725 177 475 1951 78 1599 696 .331 .415 .559 .974

  2. Rogers Hornsby
    • Age: 19 – 30, 37
    • Years: 1915 – 1926, 1933
    • Position(s): 2B, SS, 3B

    Rogers Hornsby
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    91.4 174 1580 6714 5881 1089 2110 367 143 193 1072 118 660 480 .359 .418 .568 .986

  3. Albert Pujols
    • Age: 21 – 31
    • Years: 2001 – 2011
    • Position(s): 1B, LF, 3B

    Albert Pujols
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    86.42 167 1705 7433 6312 1291 2073 455 15 445 1329 84 975 704 .328 .420 .616 1.037

  4. Bob Gibson
    • Age: 23 – 39
    • Years: 1959 – 1975
    • Position(s): SP

    Bob Gibson
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    81.93 78 528 482 251 174 2.91 3884.1 255 56 6 1420 1258 1336 3117 19.4% 1.19

  5. Johnny Mize
    • Age: 23 – 28
    • Years: 1936 – 1941
    • Position(s): 1B

    Johnny Mize
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    38.99 171 854 3582 3121 546 1048 218 66 158 653 14 424 279 .336 .416 .599 1.016

  6. Ken Boyer
    • Age: 24 – 34
    • Years: 1955 – 1965
    • Position(s): 3B, CF

    Ken Boyer
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    58.05 119 1667 7046 6334 988 1855 269 61 255 1001 97 631 859 .293 .355 .475 .830

  7. Joe Medwick
    • Age: 20 – 28, 35 – 36
    • Years: 1932 – 1940, 1947 – 1948
    • Position(s): LF

    Joe Medwick
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    39.84 142 1216 5056 4747 811 1590 377 81 152 923 28 264 398 .335 .370 .544 .914

  8. Jim Edmonds
    • Age: 30 – 37
    • Years: 2000 – 2007
    • Position(s): CF

    Jim Edmonds
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    37.84 143 1105 4356 3628 690 1033 234 11 241 713 37 645 1029 .285 .392 .554 .946

  9. Enos Slaughter
    • Age: 22 – 26, 30 – 37
    • Years: 1938 – 1942, 1946 – 1953
    • Position(s): RF, LF

    Enos Slaughter
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    50.3 129 1820 7710 6775 1071 2064 366 135 146 1148 64 838 429 .305 .380 .463 .843

  10. Mark McGwire
    • Age: 33 – 37
    • Years: 1938 – 1942, 1946 – 1953
    • Position(s): 1B

    Mark McGwire
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    19.23 173 545 2251 1739 394 469 57 1 220 473 4 470 553 .270 .427 .683 1.110

  11. Dizzy Dean
    • Age: 20, 22 – 27
    • Years: 1930, 1932 – 1937
    • Position(s): SP

    Dizzy Dean
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    38.55 75 273 196 134 75 2.99 1737.1 141 23 30 676 577 407 1095 15.2% 1.2

  12. Ozzie Smith
    • Age: 27 – 41
    • Years: 1982 – 1996
    • Position(s): SS

    Ozzie Smith
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    65.61 97 1990 8242 7160 991 1944 338 50 27 664 433 876 423 .272 .344 .343 .688

  13. Ted Simmons
    • Age: 18 – 30
    • Years: 1968 – 1980
    • Position(s): C, 1B

    Ted Simmons
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    44.8 126 1564 6450 5725 736 1704 332 37 172 929 11 624 453 .298 .365 .458 .823

  14. Keith Hernandez
    • Age: 20 – 29
    • Years: 1974 – 1983
    • Position(s): 1B

    Keith Hernandez
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    34.27 132 1165 4724 4076 662 1217 265 50 81 595 81 585 536 .299 .384 .447 .832

  15. Harry Brecheen
    • Age: 25, 28 – 37
    • Years: 1940, 1943 – 1952
    • Position(s): SP

    Harry Brecheen
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    38.62 75 292 224 128 79 2.91 1790.1 122 25 17 650 578 505 857 11.7% 1.18

  16. Jim Bottomley
    • Age: 22 – 32
    • Years: 1922 – 1932
    • Position(s): 1B

    Jim Bottomley
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    33.52 136 1392 6008 5314 921 1727 344 119 181 1105 50 509 429 .325 .377 .536 .914

  17. Ray Lankford
    • Age: 23 – 34, 37
    • Years: 1990 – 2001, 2004
    • Position(s): CF, LF

    Ray Lankford
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    37.52 124 1580 6289 5417 928 1479 339 52 228 829 250 780 1449 .273 .364 .481 .845

  18. Mort Cooper
    • Age: 25 – 32
    • Years: 1938 – 1945
    • Position(s): SP

    Mort Cooper
    WAR ERA- G GS W L ERA IP CG SHO SV R ER BB SO SO % WHIP
    28.99 74 228 186 105 50 2.77 1480.1 105 28 12 531 456 478 758 12.3% 1.21

  19. Matt Holliday
    • Age: 29 – 36
    • Years: 2009 – 2016
    • Position(s): LF

    Matt Holliday
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    23.08 141 982 4121 3581 573 1048 237 8 156 616 29 447 667 .293 .379 .493 .873

  20. Lou Brock
    • Age: 25 – 40
    • Years: 1964 – 1979
    • Position(s): LF, RF

    Lou Brock
    WAR wRC+ G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
    41.64 112 2289 9927 9125 1427 2713 434 121 129 814 888 681 1469 .297 .345 .413 .759

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