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Stats:

Season Record:  84-78            Standing:  2nd

Attendance: 2,448,669            Manager:   Joe Torre

 Opening day Lineup: (St. Louis: 4, Chicago: 1, Away, April 9th) (Summary)

CF       Rex Hudler

SS -     Ozzie Smith

LF -      Bernard Gilkey

1B -      Pedro Guerrero

RF -      Felix Jose

3B -      Todd Zeile

C -        Tom Pagnozzi

2B       Jose Oquendo

P         Bryn Smith

 

 All Stars:                                                Award Winner:

Ozzie Smith

Lee Smith Rolaids Relief (47 saves)

Lee Smith

Felix Jose

 Gold Glove Winners:                                      League Leaders:

Ozzie Smith

Lee Smith Saves (47)

Tom Pagnozzi

Ray Lankford Triples (15)

Award voting:                                              

MVP  
Lee Smith (8th)  
Ozzie Smith (tied 20th)
Cy Young  

Lee Smith (2nd)

 
Rookie of the Year  

Ray Lankford (3rd)

 
Manager of the Year  

Joe Torre (3rd)

 

 

Monthly W-L  

April

13-8

May  

11-14

June  

16-12

July  

13-13

August  

16-12

September/Oct. 

15-19

 

Games I attended this season:

Date Game # Opponent Score Seat Price
6/23 35 Padres 3-2 L Terrace Reserved $8.50
7/21 45 Braves 5-1 L Field Box $11
8/27 66 Giants 5-4 W Terrace Reserved $8.50

 

 

1991 Team Info.(from Baseball-Reference.com)    1991 League Stats (from Baseball-Reference.com) 

 

1991 St. Louis Post-Dispatch Magazine - Joe Torre

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MLB Videos:

- Lee Smith 300th career save

- Lee Smith 46th season save

 

Highlights:

At the end of July, the Cards were 7 1/2 games behind the division leading Pirates, and at the end of August were 8 games out, but had moved in to second place.

In the last game before the All-Star break, Pedro Guerrero suffered a hairline fracture of his left leg and was scheduled to miss six weeks.

Lee Smith got his 300th career save on August 25th against the Dodgers.

On September 15th, Ray Lankford hits for the cycle against the Mets.

The Cards announce that for the 1992 season, the fences would be moved in 12 feet in center and 8 feet in the power alleys.  The height of the fence would lowered to 8 feet as well.

In off-season moves, the Cards traded Ken Hill for Andres Galarraga.

The Cards were rumored to be pursuing the White Sox's Sammy Sosa.

1991 was a great year if you were a Cardinals player named Smith,  Ozzie set a league record for fewest errors by a shortstop in a season, Lee set a new N.L. record with 47 saves, and Bryn led the team in victories with 12.

Hired Don Baylor as the hitting coach.

Tom Pagnozzi becomes the first Cardinal catcher to win a Gold Glove.

Todd Zeile led the team in home runs with only 11.

 

 

 

1991 St. Louis Cardinals Spring Training Program

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1991 St. Louis Cardinals Caravan    1991 St. Louis Cardinals Caravan

1991 St. Louis Cardinals Pocket Schedule    St. Louis Cardinals - 1991 Ticket info front cover

1991 St. Louis Style Baseball Report - Ozzie Smith

 

1991 St. Louis Cardinals Family Calendar

1990 St. Louis Cardinals Topps Rookies - Todd Zeile    1990 St. Louis Cardinals Topps Rookies - Felix Jose

 

1991 St. Louis Cardinals - SportsFlics - Kelloggs - Bob Gibson

 

 

(Tell me your highlights from 1991!)

NL Championship: Braves over Pirates (4-3)            World Series: Twins over Braves (4-3)

 

1991 St. Louis Cardinals Offical Yearbook       

 

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