1962 St. Louis Cardinals

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Season Overview

84-78 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1962 St. Louis Cardinals

What was the record of the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a 84-78 record. They went 44-37 at home and 40-41 on the road.

What division did the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals play in?

The 1962 St. Louis Cardinals played in the National League, which didn't have any divisions in 1962.

What was the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals record by month?

The 1962 St. Louis Cardinals had their best month in April, when they went 11-4 and had a 73.3% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 12-16 and had a 42.9% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 11-4 73.3% +56
May 13-17 43.3% +1
June 19-12 61.3% +34
July 16-14 53.3% +5
August 13-15 46.4% +2
September 12-16 42.9% +12

Did the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals make the Postseason?

No, the Cardinals didn't make the Postseason in 1962.

What was the run differential for the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a run differential of +110. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cardinals could have been expected to have about 92.4 wins, or a 92-70 record in the regular season.

How did the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals went 26-29.

How did the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals went 6-4 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals was a 7 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1962 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest losing streak that the St. Louis Cardinals had during the 1962 regular season was 8 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1962 St. Louis Cardinals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Wed, Apr 11, 1962 vs New York Mets Win 11 - 4
Fri, Apr 13, 1962 @ Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 5 (15)
Sat, Apr 14, 1962 @ Chicago Cubs Win 7 - 4
Mon, Apr 16, 1962 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 12 - 6
Wed, Apr 18, 1962 @ New York Mets Win 15 - 5
Thu, Apr 19, 1962 @ New York Mets Win 9 - 4
Sat, Apr 21, 1962 vs Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 0
Sun, Apr 22, 1962 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 11
Sun, Apr 22, 1962 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Apr 24, 1962 @ Houston Colt .45s Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Apr 26, 1962 @ Houston Colt .45s Win 3 - 2
Fri, Apr 27, 1962 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 14 - 3
Sat, Apr 28, 1962 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 4
Sun, Apr 29, 1962 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 16 - 3
Sun, Apr 29, 1962 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4
Tue, May 1, 1962 vs Houston Colt .45s Win 6 - 4
Wed, May 2, 1962 vs Houston Colt .45s Win 4 - 1
Thu, May 3, 1962 vs Houston Colt .45s Win 4 - 0
Fri, May 4, 1962 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 3
Sat, May 5, 1962 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 7 - 8
Sun, May 6, 1962 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 5
Sun, May 6, 1962 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 0
Tue, May 8, 1962 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 4
Wed, May 9, 1962 vs San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 3
Thu, May 10, 1962 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 6
Fri, May 11, 1962 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 5 - 8
Sat, May 12, 1962 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 6 - 5 (15)
Sun, May 13, 1962 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 4
Tue, May 15, 1962 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 6
Wed, May 16, 1962 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 7
Thu, May 17, 1962 @ San Francisco Giants Win 1 - 0
Fri, May 18, 1962 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 8 - 3
Sat, May 19, 1962 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 8 - 1
Sun, May 20, 1962 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 3
Mon, May 21, 1962 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 1
Tue, May 22, 1962 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 2
Wed, May 23, 1962 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 6
Thu, May 24, 1962 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Fri, May 25, 1962 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 8 - 11
Sat, May 26, 1962 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 4 - 3
Sun, May 27, 1962 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 3 - 4
Mon, May 28, 1962 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 3
Tue, May 29, 1962 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 7
Wed, May 30, 1962 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 3
Thu, May 31, 1962 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Jun 1, 1962 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 0 - 7
Sat, Jun 2, 1962 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 1 - 4
Sun, Jun 3, 1962 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 4 - 6
Tue, Jun 5, 1962 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 9 (11)
Wed, Jun 6, 1962 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 3
Thu, Jun 7, 1962 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 2
Fri, Jun 8, 1962 vs San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jun 9, 1962 vs San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 4
Sun, Jun 10, 1962 vs San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 5
Sun, Jun 10, 1962 vs San Francisco Giants Win 13 - 3
Mon, Jun 11, 1962 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 8
Tue, Jun 12, 1962 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jun 13, 1962 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 1
Fri, Jun 15, 1962 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 2
Sat, Jun 16, 1962 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 5
Sun, Jun 17, 1962 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 6
Mon, Jun 18, 1962 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Jun 19, 1962 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Jun 20, 1962 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 4 (11)
Fri, Jun 22, 1962 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 3
Fri, Jun 22, 1962 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 11
Sat, Jun 23, 1962 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 9 - 1
Sun, Jun 24, 1962 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Jun 24, 1962 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 1
Mon, Jun 25, 1962 @ Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 4
Tue, Jun 26, 1962 @ Chicago Cubs Win 15 - 3
Wed, Jun 27, 1962 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 0
Wed, Jun 27, 1962 @ Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 0
Thu, Jun 28, 1962 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 7
Fri, Jun 29, 1962 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 0
Sat, Jun 30, 1962 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 7 - 17
Sun, Jul 1, 1962 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 7
Mon, Jul 2, 1962 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 3 - 7
Tue, Jul 3, 1962 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 6 - 5
Tue, Jul 3, 1962 vs Milwaukee Braves Loss 5 - 7
Wed, Jul 4, 1962 vs Milwaukee Braves Win 2 - 0
Fri, Jul 6, 1962 @ New York Mets Loss 3 - 10
Sat, Jul 7, 1962 @ New York Mets Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Jul 7, 1962 @ New York Mets Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jul 8, 1962 @ New York Mets Win 15 - 1
Thu, Jul 12, 1962 @ Milwaukee Braves Loss 6 - 8
Fri, Jul 13, 1962 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 6 - 0
Sat, Jul 14, 1962 @ Milwaukee Braves Win 2 - 0
Sun, Jul 15, 1962 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 2 (10)
Sun, Jul 15, 1962 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 7 - 8
Mon, Jul 16, 1962 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jul 17, 1962 vs Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 6
Wed, Jul 18, 1962 vs Chicago Cubs Win 2 - 1
Thu, Jul 19, 1962 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jul 20, 1962 @ Houston Colt .45s Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jul 21, 1962 @ Houston Colt .45s Win 7 - 0
Sat, Jul 21, 1962 @ Houston Colt .45s Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jul 22, 1962 @ Houston Colt .45s Win 3 - 1
Mon, Jul 23, 1962 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 9
Tue, Jul 24, 1962 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jul 25, 1962 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jul 27, 1962 vs New York Mets Loss 0 - 1
Fri, Jul 27, 1962 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 5
Sat, Jul 28, 1962 vs New York Mets Loss 8 - 9
Sun, Jul 29, 1962 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 5
Sun, Jul 29, 1962 vs New York Mets Win 5 - 1
Wed, Aug 1, 1962 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 5
Thu, Aug 2, 1962 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 1
Fri, Aug 3, 1962 vs Houston Colt .45s Loss 3 - 8
Sat, Aug 4, 1962 vs Houston Colt .45s Win 2 - 0
Sun, Aug 5, 1962 vs Houston Colt .45s Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Aug 5, 1962 vs Houston Colt .45s Win 7 - 4
Tue, Aug 7, 1962 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 0
Wed, Aug 8, 1962 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 2 - 0
Fri, Aug 10, 1962 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 4
Sat, Aug 11, 1962 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 11
Sun, Aug 12, 1962 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Aug 12, 1962 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 7 - 9
Tue, Aug 14, 1962 @ Houston Colt .45s Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Wed, Aug 15, 1962 @ Houston Colt .45s Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Aug 16, 1962 @ Houston Colt .45s Win 3 - 1
Sat, Aug 18, 1962 @ New York Mets Win 7 - 4
Sat, Aug 18, 1962 @ New York Mets Win 10 - 0