2002 St. Louis Cardinals

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Season Overview

97-65 Lost NLCS
Record Outcome

2002 St. Louis Cardinals

What was the record of the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a 97-65 record. They went 52-29 at home and 45-36 on the road. Including the postseason, the St. Louis Cardinals went 101-69. Their final game was a loss in the NL Championship Series to the San Francisco Giants.

What division did the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals play in?

The 2002 St. Louis Cardinals played in the Central Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals?

During the regular season, the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals went 57-33 against their NL Central opponents.

Who won the NL Central in 2002?

The Cardinals won the NL Central in the 2002 season with a 97-65 record. The Astros finished 13 games back with a 84-78 record. The Reds finished 19 games back with a 78-84 record. The Pirates finished 24.5 games back with a 72-89 record. The Cubs finished 30 games back with a 67-95 record. The Brewers finished 41 games back with a 56-106 record.

What was the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Houston Astros 13-6 68.4% +12
Chicago Cubs 12-6 66.7% +29
Pittsburgh Pirates 11-6 64.7% +15
Milwaukee Brewers 10-7 58.8% +10
Cincinnati Reds 11-8 57.9% +14

What was the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals record by month?

The 2002 St. Louis Cardinals had their best month in September, when they went 21-6 and had a 77.8% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 12-14 and had a 46.2% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 12-14 46.2% -6
May 18-10 64.3% +17
June 12-12 50% +7
July 17-9 65.4% +32
August 17-14 54.8% +19
September 21-6 77.8% +70

Did the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals make the Postseason?

Yes, the St. Louis Cardinals made the Postseason in 2002. They won their first series against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the NL Divisional Series. They eventually lost against the San Francisco Giants in the NL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a run differential of +139. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cardinals could have been expected to have about 95.3 wins, or a 95-67 record in the regular season.

How did the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals went 22-21.

How did the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals went 5-5 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals was a 8 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 2002 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest losing streak that the St. Louis Cardinals had during the 2002 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

2002 St. Louis Cardinals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 1, 2002 vs Colorado Rockies Win 10 - 2
Wed, Apr 3, 2002 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 3 - 6
Thu, Apr 4, 2002 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 1 - 6
Fri, Apr 5, 2002 @ Houston Astros Win 5 - 1
Sat, Apr 6, 2002 @ Houston Astros Win 8 - 4
Sun, Apr 7, 2002 @ Houston Astros Loss 6 - 7 (12)
Tue, Apr 9, 2002 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 5
Wed, Apr 10, 2002 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 5 (11)
Thu, Apr 11, 2002 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 5
Fri, Apr 12, 2002 vs Houston Astros Win 7 - 3
Sat, Apr 13, 2002 vs Houston Astros Win 2 - 1
Sun, Apr 14, 2002 vs Houston Astros Loss 4 - 5
Mon, Apr 15, 2002 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Loss 5 - 14
Tue, Apr 16, 2002 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Loss 3 - 5
Wed, Apr 17, 2002 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Win 8 - 4
Thu, Apr 18, 2002 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 5 - 7
Fri, Apr 19, 2002 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Apr 20, 2002 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Apr 21, 2002 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Apr 23, 2002 @ New York Mets Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Apr 24, 2002 @ New York Mets Win 4 - 2
Thu, Apr 25, 2002 @ New York Mets Loss 6 - 7
Fri, Apr 26, 2002 @ Montreal Expos Win 7 - 6 (11)
Sat, Apr 27, 2002 @ Montreal Expos Win 5 - 0
Sun, Apr 28, 2002 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Apr 30, 2002 vs Florida Marlins Loss 2 - 7
Wed, May 1, 2002 vs Florida Marlins Win 6 - 4
Thu, May 2, 2002 vs Florida Marlins Loss 6 - 9
Fri, May 3, 2002 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 2 (11)
Sat, May 4, 2002 vs Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 5, 2002 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 4
Mon, May 6, 2002 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 6
Tue, May 7, 2002 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 8
Wed, May 8, 2002 @ Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 2
Fri, May 10, 2002 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 2
Sat, May 11, 2002 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 8
Sun, May 12, 2002 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 8
Mon, May 13, 2002 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 0
Tue, May 14, 2002 vs Chicago Cubs Win 11 - 2
Wed, May 15, 2002 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 1
Fri, May 17, 2002 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 1
Sat, May 18, 2002 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 7
Sun, May 19, 2002 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 1
Mon, May 20, 2002 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 3
Tue, May 21, 2002 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 1
Wed, May 22, 2002 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 2
Thu, May 23, 2002 vs Houston Astros Win 5 - 4
Fri, May 24, 2002 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Sat, May 25, 2002 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 3
Sun, May 26, 2002 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 7 - 3
Mon, May 27, 2002 @ Houston Astros Win 4 - 3
Tue, May 28, 2002 @ Houston Astros Win 4 - 1
Wed, May 29, 2002 @ Houston Astros Loss 5 - 10
Fri, May 31, 2002 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Jun 1, 2002 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 4
Sun, Jun 2, 2002 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jun 4, 2002 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 5
Thu, Jun 6, 2002 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jun 7, 2002 @ Kansas City Royals Win 12 - 6
Sat, Jun 8, 2002 @ Kansas City Royals Win 11 - 3
Sun, Jun 9, 2002 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 3
Mon, Jun 10, 2002 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 0 - 10
Tue, Jun 11, 2002 @ Seattle Mariners Win 7 - 4
Wed, Jun 12, 2002 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 0 - 5
Fri, Jun 14, 2002 vs Kansas City Royals Win 3 - 0
Sat, Jun 15, 2002 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jun 16, 2002 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 1
Tue, Jun 18, 2002 vs Anaheim Angels Win 7 - 2
Wed, Jun 19, 2002 vs Anaheim Angels Win 6 - 2
Thu, Jun 20, 2002 vs Anaheim Angels Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jun 21, 2002 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jun 23, 2002 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 8
Tue, Jun 25, 2002 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 2
Wed, Jun 26, 2002 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 2
Thu, Jun 27, 2002 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 7 (11)
Fri, Jun 28, 2002 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jun 29, 2002 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jun 30, 2002 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 8 - 12
Mon, Jul 1, 2002 vs San Diego Padres Win 7 - 3
Tue, Jul 2, 2002 vs San Diego Padres Win 11 - 5
Wed, Jul 3, 2002 vs San Diego Padres Win 4 - 1
Thu, Jul 4, 2002 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 5, 2002 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Jul 6, 2002 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 4 (11)
Sun, Jul 7, 2002 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 12 - 6
Fri, Jul 12, 2002 @ San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jul 13, 2002 @ San Diego Padres Win 2 - 1 (10)
Sun, Jul 14, 2002 @ San Diego Padres Win 4 - 1
Mon, Jul 15, 2002 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Tue, Jul 16, 2002 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 9 - 2
Wed, Jul 17, 2002 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Jul 18, 2002 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 1
Fri, Jul 19, 2002 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 9 - 12
Sat, Jul 20, 2002 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 6 - 15
Sun, Jul 21, 2002 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 8 - 4
Mon, Jul 22, 2002 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 3
Tue, Jul 23, 2002 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 0
Wed, Jul 24, 2002 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Jul 25, 2002 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 3
Fri, Jul 26, 2002 vs Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jul 27, 2002 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jul 28, 2002 vs Chicago Cubs Win 10 - 9
Tue, Jul 30, 2002 @ Florida Marlins Win 5 - 0
Wed, Jul 31, 2002 @ Florida Marlins Loss 5 - 8
Thu, Aug 1, 2002 @ Florida Marlins Loss 0 - 4