2002 St. Louis Cardinals
National League Central Champions
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record97–65 (.599)
Divisional place1st
Other information
Owner(s)William DeWitt, Jr.
General manager(s)Walt Jocketty
Manager(s)Tony La Russa
Local televisionFox Sports Midwest
(Joe Buck, Dan McLaughlin)
KPLR
(Dan McLaughlin, Al Hrabosky
Free TV
Bob Carpenter, Rick Horton)
Local radioKMOX
(Mike Shannon, Joel Meyers)
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The St. Louis Cardinals 2002 season was the team's 121st season in St. Louis, Missouri and the 111th season in the National League. The Cardinals went 97-65 during the season and won the National League Central division by 13 games over the Houston Astros. In the playoffs, the Cardinals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 3 games to 0 in the NLDS but lost to the San Francisco Giants 4 games to 1 in the NLCS.

Second baseman Fernando Viña, shortstop Édgar Rentería, third baseman Scott Rolen, and outfielder Jim Edmonds each won Gold Gloves this year.

On June 18, long-time broadcaster Jack Buck died at the age of 77,[1] while four days later, pitcher Darryl Kile was found dead in a Chicago hotel room, at age 33.[2]

Offseason

Regular season

Opening Day starters

Season standings

National League Central

NL Central W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Cardinals 97 65 0.599 52–29 45–36
Houston Astros 84 78 0.519 13 47–34 37–44
Cincinnati Reds 78 84 0.481 19 38–43 40–41
Pittsburgh Pirates 72 89 0.447 24½ 38–42 34–47
Chicago Cubs 67 95 0.414 30 36–45 31–50
Milwaukee Brewers 56 106 0.346 41 31–50 25–56


Record vs. opponents

2002 National League Records

Source: [1]
Team ARI ATL CHC CIN COL FLA HOU LAD MIL MON NYM PHI PIT SD SF STL AL
Arizona 3–3 4–2 6–0 14–5 5–1 3–3 9–10 4–2 4–2 5–2 4–3 4–2 12–7 8–11 2–4 11–7
Atlanta 3–3 4–2 4–2 4–3 11–8 3–3 2–4 5–1 13–6 12–7 11–7 3–3 3–3 3–3 5–1 15–3
Chicago 2–4 2–4 5–12 4–2 4–2 8–11 2–4 7–10 3–3 1–5 2–4 10–9 2–4 3–3 6–12 6–6
Cincinnati 0–6 2–4 12–5 3–3 5–1 6–11 4–2 13–6 1–5 2–4 2–4 11–7 5–1 2–4 8–11 2–10
Colorado 5–14 3–4 2–4 3–3 5–2 3–3 7–12 3–3 4–2 3–3 3–3 4–2 11–8 8–12 2–4 7–11
Florida 1–5 8–11 2–4 1–5 2–5 3–3 3–3 4–2 10–9 8–11 10–9 4–2 5–1 4–3 4–2 10–8
Houston 3–3 3–3 11–8 11–6 3–3 3–3 3–3 10–8 3–3 4–2 3–3 11–6 4–2 1–5 6–13 5–7
Los Angeles 10–9 4–2 4–2 2–4 12–7 3–3 3–3 5–1 5–2 4–2 4–3 4–2 10–9 8–11 2–4 12–6
Milwaukee 2–4 1–5 10–7 6–13 3–3 2–4 8–10 1–5 2–4 1–5 1–5 4–15 5–1 1–5 7–10 2–10
Montreal 2–4 6–13 3–3 5–1 2–4 9–10 3–3 2–5 4–2 11–8 11–8 3–3 3–4 4–2 3–3 12–6
New York 2–5 7–12 5–1 4–2 3–3 11–8 2–4 2–4 5–1 8–11 9–10 1–4 3–4 0–6 3–3 10–8
Philadelphia 3–4 7–11 4–2 4–2 3–3 9–10 3–3 3–4 5–1 8–11 10–9 2–4 2–4 3–3 4–2 10–8
Pittsburgh 2–4 3–3 9–10 7–11 2–4 2–4 6–11 2–4 15–4 3–3 4–1 4–2 2–4 2–4 6–11 3–9
San Diego 7–12 3–3 4–2 1–5 8–11 1–5 2–4 9–10 1–5 4–3 4–3 4–2 4–2 5–14 1–5 8–10
San Francisco 11–8 3–3 3–3 4–2 11–8 3–4 5–1 11–8 5–1 2–4 6–0 3–3 4–2 14–5 2–4 8–10
St. Louis 4–2 1–5 12–6 11–8 4–2 2–4 13–6 4–2 10–7 3–3 3–3 2–4 11–6 5–1 4–2 8–4


Game log

2002 St. Louis Cardinals Game Log (97–65)[4]
April: (12–14)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
1 April 1 Rockies 10–2 Morris Hampton 48,397 1–0
2 April 3 Rockies 3–6 Neagle Stephenson Jiménez 26,557 1–1
3 April 4 Rockies 1–6 Thomson Benes 27,691 1–2
4 April 5 @ Astros 5–1 Stechschulte Mlicki 27,189 2–2
5 April 6 @ Astros 8–4 Morris Cruz 36,255 3–2
6 April 7 @ Astros 6–7 Stone Hackman 28,206 3–3
7 April 9 Brewers 6–5 Veres Cabrera Isringhausen 28,488 4–3
8 April 10 Brewers 6–5 Isringhausen Vizcaino 28,271 5–3
9 April 11 Brewers 6–5 Veres Cabrera Kline 28,165 6–3
10 April 12 Astros 7–3 Morris Miller 34,120 7–3
11 April 13 Astros 2–1 Isringhausen Stone 41,552 8–3
12 April 14 Astros 4–5 Reynolds Stephenson Wagner 38,609 8–4
13 April 15 @ D'Backs 5–14 Helling Benes 32,116 8–5
14 April 16 @ D'Backs 3–5 Johnson B. Smith Myers 37,505 8–6
15 April 17 @ D'Backs 8–4 Morris Schilling Isringhausen 35,147 9–6
16 April 18 @ Brewers 5–7 Cabrera Hackman DeJean 17,717 9–7
17 April 19 @ Brewers 1–6 Quevedo Timlin Vizcaino 23,865 9–8
18 April 20 @ Brewers 3–5 Vizcaino Veres DeJean 30,600 9–9
19 April 21 @ Brewers 3–5 Neugebauer B. Smith DeJean 24,592 9–10
20 April 23 @ Mets 3–4 D'Amico Morris Benitez 33,333 9–11
21 April 24 @ Mets 4–2 Kile Leiter Isringhausen 22,938 10–11
22 April 25 @ Mets 6–7 Strickland Veres Benitez 24,637 10–12
23 April 26 @ Expos 7–6 Stechschulte Ohka Veres 8,545 11–12
24 April 27 @ Expos 5–0 Matthews Chen 6,288 12–12
25 April 28 @ Expos 2–5 Ohka Morris Herges 9,780 12–13
26 April 30 Marlins 2–7 Burnett Kile 32,636 12–14
May: (18–10)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
27 May 1 Marlins 6–4 T. Smith Dempster Isringhausen 29,755 13–14
28 May 2 Marlins 6–9 Tejera Veres Núñez 36,132 13–15
29 May 3 Braves 2–11 Hammond Stechschulte Smoltz 40,758 13–16
30 May 4 Braves 3–2 Simontacchi Lopez Isringhausen 42,455 14–16
31 May 5 Braves 2–4 Maddux Kile Smoltz 39,509 14–17
32 May 6 @ Cubs 5–6 Fassero Timlin 35,083 14–18
33 May 7 @ Cubs 0–8 Wood B. Smith 35,748 14–19
34 May 8 @ Cubs 3–2 Morris Cruz Isringhausen 33,473 15–19
35 May 10 @ Reds 4–2 Stechschulte White Isringhausen 29,008 16–19
36 May 11 @ Reds 1–8 Reitsma Kile 25,006 16–20
37 May 12 @ Reds 10–8 Stechschulte Graves Isringhausen 20,622 17–20
38 May 13 Cubs 3–0 Morris Wood 45,720 18–20
39 May 14 Cubs 11–2 Timlin Cruz 47,035 19–20
40 May 15 Cubs 4–1 Stechschulte Bere Isringhausen 40,719 20–20
41 May 17 Reds 3–1 Kile Sullivan Isringhausen 36,103 21–20
42 May 18 Reds 3–7 Rijo Morris 40,483 21–21
43 May 19 Reds 10–1 Stephenson Acevedo 42,992 22–21
44 May 20 Reds 7–3 Williams Haynes 35,560 23–21
45 May 21 Astros 3–1 Simontacchi Hernandez Isringhausen 33,442 24–21
46 May 22 Astros 3–2 Veres Stone 32,481 25–21
47 May 23 Astros 5–4 Hackman Dotel Isringhausen 38,772 26–21
48 May 24 @ Pirates 2–5 Wells Stephenson 25,203 26–22
49 May 25 @ Pirates 6–3 Williams Anderson Isringhausen 26,201 27–22
50 May 26 @ Pirates 7–3 Simontacchi Fogg 31,989 28–22
51 May 27 @ Astros 4–3 Stechschulte Oswalt Isringhausen 30,543 29–22
52 May 28 @ Astros 4–1 Morris Reynolds Isringhausen 25,376 30–22
53 May 29 @ Astros 5–10 Redding Stephenson 27,182 30–23
54 May 31 Pirates 1–3 Fogg W. Williams M. Williams 38,148 30–24
June: (12–12)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
55 June 1 Pirates 9–4 Kile Arroyo 43,295 31–24
56 June 2 Pirates 2–5 Lowe Morris M. Williams 37,243 31–25
57 June 4 @ Reds 8–5 Simontacchi Hamilton 19,189 32–25
June 5 @ Reds Postponed (Rain) Makeup date: August 27
58 June 6 @ Reds 2–3 Haynes Williams Graves 23,102 32–26
59 June 7 @ Royals 12–6 Kile Byrd 34,194 33–26
60 June 8 @ Royals 11–3 Morris Affeldt 40,016 34–26
61 June 9 @ Royals 2–3 Ro. Hernandez Timlin 26,905 34–27
62 June 10 @ Mariners 0–10 Moyer B. Smith 45,699 34–28
63 June 11 @ Mariners 7–4 Williams Baldwin 44,983 35–28
64 June 12 @ Mariners 0–5 Piñeiro Kile 45,612 35–29
65 June 14 Royals 3–0 Morris Asencio Kline 40,510 36–29
66 June 15 Royals 5–3 Simontacchi Suppan Veres 47,453 37–29
67 June 16 Royals 5–1 Williams May 47,522 38–29
68 June 18 Angels 7–2 Kile Appier 39,386 39–29
69 June 19 Angels 6–2 Morris Sele 35,432 40–29
70 June 20 Angels 2–3 Schoeneweis B. Smith Percival 36,385 40–30
71 June 21 @ Cubs 1–2 Lieber Williams 38,486 40–31
June 22 @ Cubs Postponed (death of P Darryl Kile) Makeup date: August 31
72 June 23 @ Cubs 3–8 Wood Simontacchi 37,647 40–32
73 June 25 Brewers 0–2 Rusch Morris 33,074 40–33
74 June 26 Brewers 5–2 Williams Wright Isringhausen 32,686 41–33
75 June 27 Brewers 2–7 Vizcaino Stechschulte 31,136 41–34
76 June 28 Reds 3–2 Simontacchi Reitsma Isringhausen 38,564 42–34
77 June 29 Reds 2–4 Dessens Hackman Graves 46,272 42–35
78 June 30 Reds 8–12 Sullivan Isringhausen 39,861 42–36
July: (17–9)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
79 July 1 Padres 7–3 Williams Pérez 30,113 43–36
80 July 2 Padres 11–5 Crudale Jarvis 29,622 44–36
81 July 3 Padres 4–1 Simontacchi Lawrence Isringhausen 41,533 45–36
82 July 4 Dodgers 3–2 T. Smith Ishii Isringhausen 39,421 46–36
83 July 5 Dodgers 5–6 Pérez Morris Gagné 41,447 46–37
84 July 6 Dodgers 2–4 Quantrill Kline Gagné 42,825 46–38
85 July 7 Dodgers 12–6 Matthews Daal 33,777 47–38
86 July 12 @ Padres 3–4 Holtz Veres Hoffman 23,794 47–39
87 July 13 @ Padres 2–1 Crudale Reed Isringhausen 48,963 48–39
88 July 14 @ Padres 4–1 B. Smith B. J. Jones Isringhausen 24,045 49–39
89 July 15 @ Dodgers 4–2 T. Smith Daal Isringhausen 31,899 50–39
90 July 16 @ Dodgers 9–2 Hackman Nomo 37,988 51–39
91 July 17 @ Giants 4–5 Worrell Veres Nen 44,355 51–40
92 July 18 @ Giants 5–1 Morris Schmidt 44,118 52–40
93 July 19 @ Pirates 9–12 Sauerbeck Veres 23,812 52–41
94 July 20 @ Pirates 6–15 Benson T. Smith 35,101 52–42
95 July 21 @ Pirates 8–4 Finley Fogg Kline 27,999 53–42
96 July 22 @ Giants 5–3 Hackman Worrell Isringhausen 40,607 54–42
97 July 23 @ Giants 4–0 Morris Schmidt 40,453 55–42
98 July 24 @ Giants 4–6 Rueter Benes Nen 41,005 55–43
99 July 25 @ Giants 4–3 T. Smith Jensen Isringhausen 41,503 56–43
100 July 26 Cubs 8–4 Finley Lieber 48,730 57–43
101 July 27 Cubs 3–7 Wood Simontacchi 47,110 57–44
102 July 28 Cubs 10–9 Veres Alfonseca 47,583 58–44
103 July 30 @ Marlins 5–0 Benes Tejera 8,187 59–44
104 July 31 @ Marlins 5–8 Beckett T. Smith Looper 7,587 59–45
August: (17–14)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
105 August 1 @ Marlins 0–4 Burnett Finley 7,346 59–46
106 August 2 @ Braves 5–11 Glavine Simontacchi 45,512 59–47
107 August 3 @ Braves 1–6 Marquis Morris 46,356 59–48
108 August 4 @ Braves 1–2 Smoltz Veres 33,686 59–49
109 August 6 Expos 1–10 Yoshii Finley 34,126 59–50
110 August 7 Expos 1–4 Ohka Simontacchi Stewart 33,179 59–51
111 August 8 Expos 5–3 Morris Reames Isringhausen 33,403 60–51
112 August 9 Mets 1–2 Leiter Matthews Benitez 44,299 60–52
113 August 10 Mets 5–4 Veres Reed Isringhausen 44,934 61–52
114 August 11 Mets 9–0 Finley Astacio 36,896 62–52
115 August 12 @ Pirates 10–6 Simontacchi Meadows 15,700 63–52
116 August 13 @ Pirates 9–5 Morris Anderson Isringhausen 17,609 64–52
117 August 14 @ Pirates 7–3 Benes Wells 18,791 65–52
118 August 15 @ Pirates 11–5 Kline M. Williams 20,503 66–52
119 August 16 @ Phillies 0–4 Wolf Finley 31,117 66–53
120 August 17 @ Phillies 5–1 Simontacchi Coggin 20,242 67–53
121 August 18 @ Phillies 5–1 Morris Padilla 58,493 68–53
122 August 19 Pirates 7–2 Benes Wells 31,626 69–53
123 August 20 Pirates 0–8 Benson Hackman 34,997 69–54
124 August 21 Pirates 4–1 Finley Fogg Isringhausen 26,806 70–54
125 August 22 Pirates 5–4 Molina M. Williams 26,606 71–54
126 August 23 Phillies 4–5 Adams Joseph 35,724 71–55
127 August 24 Phillies 0–4 Padilla Benes Mesa 41,033 71–56
128 August 25 Phillies 3–5 Silva Isringhausen Mesa 31,850 71–57
129 August 27 (1) @ Reds 4–5 Reitsma Simontacchi Graves 71–58
130 August 27 (2) @ Reds 5–0 Finley Dessens 19,570 72–58
131 August 28 @ Reds 9–2 Kline Estes 17,544 73–58
132 August 29 @ Reds 0–7 Haynes Williams 20,503 73–59
133 August 30 @ Cubs 6–3 Wright Zambrano Veres 36,311 74–59
134 August 31 (1) @ Cubs 8–1 Hackman Prior 37,874 75–59
135 August 31 (2) @ Cubs 10–4 Benes Bere 37,639 76–59
September: (21–6)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
136 September 1 @ Cubs 4–5 Cruz Finley Alfonseca 37,739 76–60
137 September 2 Reds 3–5 Estes Stephenson Graves 37,064 76–61
138 September 3 Reds 3–1 Williams Haynes Veres 26,641 77–61
139 September 4 Reds 10–5 Hackman Chen 25,363 78–61
140 September 6 Cubs 11–2 Andy Benes Alan Benes 38,661 79–61
141 September 7 Cubs 6–5 Fassero Alfonseca 46,779 80–61
142 September 8 Cubs 3–1 Simontacchi Wood Kline 45,265 81–61
143 September 9 @ Brewers 3–0 Williams Diggins Kline 16,351 82–61
144 September 10 @ Brewers 8–3 Morris Franklin 17,539 83–61
145 September 11 @ Brewers 4–3 Fassero Sheets Isringhausen 16,907 84–61
146 September 12 @ Astros 3–6 Dotel Veres Wagner 26,365 84–62
147 September 13 @ Astros 3–2 White Gordon Isringhausen 33,672 85–62
148 September 14 @ Astros 2–1 Williams Munro Isringhausen 39,333 86–62
149 September 15 @ Astros 0–8 Miller Morris 32,456 86–63
150 September 17 @ Rockies 11–4 Fassero Mercker 25,833 87–63
151 September 18 @ Rockies 8–5 White Speier Kline 25,330 88–63
152 September 19 @ Rockies 12–6 Simontacchi Jennings 25,567 89–63
153 September 20 Astros 9–3 White Munro 34,990 90–63
154 September 21 Astros 3–6 Miller Morris 40,365 90–64
155 September 22 Astros 7–3 Finley Saarloos 38,706 91–64
156 September 23 D'Backs 13–1 Wright Helling 30,568 92–64
157 September 24 D'Backs 3–2 Isringhausen Fetters 30,019 93–64
158 September 25 D'Backs 6–1 Stephenson Schilling 32,212 94–64
159 September 26 Brewers 9–1 Morris Diggins 27,299 95–64
160 September 27 Brewers 1–2 Sheets White DeJean 32,186 95–65
161 September 28 Brewers 3–1 Finley Rusch Isringhausen 35,906 96–65
162 September 29 Brewers 4–0 Crudale Vizcaino 40,250 97–65

Transactions

Roster

2002 St. Louis Cardinals
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

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 Mike Matheny 110 315 77 .244 3 35
1B Tino Martinez 150 511 134 .262 21 75
2B Fernando Viña 150 622 168 .270 1 54
SS Édgar Rentería 152 544 166 .305 11 83
3B Plácido Polanco 94 342 97 .284 5 27
LF Albert Pujols 157 590 185 .314 34 127
CF Jim Edmonds 144 476 148 .311 28 83
RF J.D. Drew 135 424 107 .252 18 56

Other batters

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Eli Marrero 131 397 104 .262 18 66
Scott Rolen 55 205 57 .278 14 44
Miguel Cairo 108 184 46 .250 2 23
Kerry Robinson 124 181 47 .260 1 15
Mike DiFelice 70 174 40 .230 4 19
Eduardo Pérez 96 154 31 .201 10 26
Wilson Delgado 12 20 4 .200 2 5
So Taguchi 19 15 6 .400 0 2
Iván Cruz 17 14 5 .357 1 3
Mike Coolbaugh 5 12 1 .083 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Matt Morris 32 210.1 17 9 3.42 171
Jason Simontacchi 24 143.1 11 5 4.02 72
Woody Williams 17 103.1 9 4 2.53 76
Andy Benes 18 97 5 4 2.78 64
Chuck Finley 14 85.1 7 4 3.80 83
Darryl Kile 14 84.2 5 4 3.72 50
Josh Pearce 3 13 0 0 7.62 1

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Luther Hackman 43 81 5 4 4.11 46
Travis Smith 12 54 4 2 7.17 32
Bud Smith 11 48 1 5 6.94 22
Garrett Stephenson 12 45 2 5 5.40 34
Jamey Wright 4 15 2 0 4.80 8

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Dave Veres 71 5 8 4 3.48 68
Steve Kline 66 2 1 6 3.39 41
Jason Isringhausen 60 3 2 32 2.48 68
Mike Crudale 49 3 0 0 1.88 47
Mike Matthews 43 2 1 0 3.39 32
Mike Timlin 42 1 3 0 2.51 35
Gene Stechschulte 29 6 2 0 4.78 21
Rick White 20 3 1 0 0.82 14
Jeff Fassero 16 3 0 0 3.00 12
Gabe Molina 12 1 0 0 1.59 4
Kevin Joseph 11 0 1 0 4.91 2
Matt Duff 7 0 0 0 4.76 4
Nerio Rodríguez 2 0 0 0 4.15 2
José Rodríguez 2 0 0 0 54.00 0

NLDS

Main article: 2002 National League Division Series

St. Louis wins the series, 3-0

Game Home Score Visitor Score Date Stadium Series
1 Arizona 2 St. Louis 12 October 1 Bank One Ballpark 1-0 (STL)
2 Arizona 1 St. Louis 2 October 3 Bank One Ballpark 2-0 (STL)
3 St. Louis 6 Arizona 3 October 5 Busch Stadium 3-0 (STL)

NLCS

Main article: 2002 National League Championship Series

Game 1

October 9: Busch Stadium, St. Louis, Missouri

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Francisco 1 4 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 9 11 0
St. Louis 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 6 11 0
WP: Kirk Rueter (1-0)   LP: Matt Morris (0-1)   Sv: Robb Nen (1)
Home runs:
SFG: Kenny Lofton (1), David Bell (1), Benito Santiago (1)
STL: Albert Pujols (1), Miguel Cairo (1), J. D. Drew (1)

Game 2

October 10: Busch Stadium, St. Louis, Missouri

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Francisco 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 4 7 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 0
WP: Jason Schmidt (1-0)   LP: Woody Williams (0-1)   Sv: Robb Nen (2)
Home runs:
SFG: Rich Aurilia 2 (2)
STL: Eduardo Pérez (1)

Game 3

October 12: Pac Bell Park, San Francisco

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 5 6 1
San Francisco 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 10 0
WP: Chuck Finley (1-0)   LP: Jay Witasick (0-1)   Sv: Jason Isringhausen (1)
Home runs:
STL: Mike Matheny (1), Jim Edmonds (1), Eli Marrero (1)
SFG: Barry Bonds (1)

Game 4

October 13: Pac Bell Park, San Francisco

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 0
San Francisco 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 X 4 4 1
WP: Tim Worrell (1-0)   LP: Rick White (0-1)   Sv: Robb Nen (3)
Home runs:
STL: None
SFG: Benito Santiago (2)

Game 5

October 14: Pac Bell Park, San Francisco

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 9 0
San Francisco 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 7 0
WP: Tim Worrell (2-0)   LP: Matt Morris (0-2)

Farm system

See also: Minor League Baseball

Level Team League Manager
AAA Memphis Redbirds Pacific Coast League Gaylen Pitts
AA New Haven Ravens Eastern League Mark DeJohn
A Potomac Cannons Carolina League Joe Cunningham, Jr.
A Peoria Chiefs Midwest League Danny Sheaffer
A-Short Season New Jersey Cardinals New York–Penn League Tommy Shields
Rookie Johnson City Cardinals Appalachian League Brian Rupp

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Peoria[7][8]

References

  1. ^ Caesar, Dan (October 28, 2011). "Joe Buck honors father in Series call". St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Retrieved October 29, 2011.
  2. ^ "BASEBALL; Coroner Verifies the Cause Of Kile's Death as Natural". New York Times. July 17, 2002. Retrieved July 22, 2012.
  3. ^ Jason Isringhausen at Baseball-Reference
  4. ^ https://www.baseball-reference.com/teams/STL/2002-schedule-scores.shtml
  5. ^ José Rodríguez at Baseball-Reference
  6. ^ Scott Rolen at Baseball-Reference
  7. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007
  8. ^ Baseball America 2003 Annual Directory