2009 St. Louis Cardinals

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Season Overview

91-71 Lost NLDS
Record Outcome

2009 St. Louis Cardinals

What was the record of the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a 91-71 record. They went 46-35 at home and 45-36 on the road. Including the postseason, the St. Louis Cardinals went 91-74. Their final game was a loss in the NL Divisional Series to the Los Angeles Dodgers.

What division did the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals play in?

The 2009 St. Louis Cardinals played in the Central Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals?

During the regular season, the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals went 46-34 against their NL Central opponents.

Who won the NL Central in 2009?

The Cardinals won the NL Central in the 2009 season with a 91-71 record. The Cubs finished 7.5 games back with a 83-78 record. The Brewers finished 11 games back with a 80-82 record. The Reds finished 13 games back with a 78-84 record. The Astros finished 17 games back with a 74-88 record. The Pirates finished 28.5 games back with a 62-99 record.

What was the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Pittsburgh Pirates 10-5 66.7% +17
Chicago Cubs 10-6 62.5% +5
Houston Astros 9-6 60% +19
Milwaukee Brewers 9-9 50% +10
Cincinnati Reds 8-8 50% +8

What was the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals had their best month in August, when they went 20-6 and had a 76.9% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 12-17 and had a 41.4% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 16-7 69.6% +37
May 13-14 48.1% -4
June 12-17 41.4% -26
July 16-11 59.3% +28
August 20-6 76.9% +37
September 13-13 50% +14
October 1-3 25% +4

Did the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals make the Postseason?

Yes, the St. Louis Cardinals made the Postseason in 2009. They lost their only series against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL Divisional Series.

What was the run differential for the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals?

The St. Louis Cardinals finished the regular season with a run differential of +90. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cardinals could have been expected to have about 90.7 wins, or a 91-71 record in the regular season.

How did the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals went 25-25.

How did the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals went 5-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals was a 5 game winning streak on 5 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals?

The longest losing streak that the St. Louis Cardinals had during the 2009 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

2009 St. Louis Cardinals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 6, 2009 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 6
Tue, Apr 7, 2009 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 9 - 3
Wed, Apr 8, 2009 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 7
Thu, Apr 9, 2009 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 2 - 1
Fri, Apr 10, 2009 vs Houston Astros Win 5 - 3
Sat, Apr 11, 2009 vs Houston Astros Win 11 - 2
Sun, Apr 12, 2009 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 0
Mon, Apr 13, 2009 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Win 2 - 1
Tue, Apr 14, 2009 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Loss 6 - 7 (10)
Wed, Apr 15, 2009 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Win 12 - 7
Thu, Apr 16, 2009 @ Chicago Cubs Win 7 - 4
Fri, Apr 17, 2009 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 7 - 8
Sat, Apr 18, 2009 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 7 (11)
Tue, Apr 21, 2009 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 4
Wed, Apr 22, 2009 vs New York Mets Win 5 - 2
Thu, Apr 23, 2009 vs New York Mets Win 12 - 8
Fri, Apr 24, 2009 vs Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 3
Sat, Apr 25, 2009 vs Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 2
Sun, Apr 26, 2009 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 10
Mon, Apr 27, 2009 @ Atlanta Braves Win 3 - 2
Tue, Apr 28, 2009 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Apr 29, 2009 @ Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 3
Thu, Apr 30, 2009 @ Washington Nationals Win 9 - 4
Fri, May 1, 2009 @ Washington Nationals Win 6 - 2
Sat, May 2, 2009 @ Washington Nationals Loss 1 - 6
Mon, May 4, 2009 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 6
Tue, May 5, 2009 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 7 - 10
Wed, May 6, 2009 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 2
Thu, May 7, 2009 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 2
Fri, May 8, 2009 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 6
Sat, May 9, 2009 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 8
Sun, May 10, 2009 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 8 - 7 (10)
Tue, May 12, 2009 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 7
Wed, May 13, 2009 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 5
Thu, May 14, 2009 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 5 - 1
Sat, May 16, 2009 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 1
Sun, May 17, 2009 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 8
Mon, May 18, 2009 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 8
Tue, May 19, 2009 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 0
Wed, May 20, 2009 vs Chicago Cubs Win 2 - 1
Thu, May 21, 2009 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 1
Fri, May 22, 2009 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 0
Sat, May 23, 2009 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 0
Sun, May 24, 2009 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 3
Mon, May 25, 2009 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 1 (10)
Tue, May 26, 2009 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 8 - 1
Wed, May 27, 2009 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 2
Fri, May 29, 2009 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 4
Sat, May 30, 2009 @ San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 2
Sun, May 31, 2009 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 5
Mon, Jun 1, 2009 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Jun 2, 2009 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 2
Wed, Jun 3, 2009 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 9
Thu, Jun 4, 2009 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 1
Fri, Jun 5, 2009 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 4 - 11
Sat, Jun 6, 2009 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 1 - 10
Sun, Jun 7, 2009 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 2 - 7
Mon, Jun 8, 2009 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jun 9, 2009 @ Florida Marlins Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jun 10, 2009 @ Florida Marlins Win 13 - 4
Thu, Jun 11, 2009 @ Florida Marlins Win 6 - 5
Fri, Jun 12, 2009 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 7
Sat, Jun 13, 2009 @ Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 1
Sun, Jun 14, 2009 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 3
Tue, Jun 16, 2009 vs Detroit Tigers Win 11 - 2
Wed, Jun 17, 2009 vs Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 3
Thu, Jun 18, 2009 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Jun 19, 2009 @ Kansas City Royals Win 10 - 5
Sat, Jun 20, 2009 @ Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 1
Sun, Jun 21, 2009 @ Kansas City Royals Win 12 - 5
Mon, Jun 22, 2009 @ New York Mets Loss 4 - 6
Tue, Jun 23, 2009 @ New York Mets Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jun 24, 2009 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 11
Thu, Jun 25, 2009 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jun 26, 2009 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Jun 27, 2009 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jun 28, 2009 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 6
Mon, Jun 29, 2009 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 10
Tue, Jun 30, 2009 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Jul 1, 2009 vs San Francisco Giants Win 2 - 1 (10)
Thu, Jul 2, 2009 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jul 3, 2009 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 4
Sat, Jul 4, 2009 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Jul 5, 2009 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 10 - 1
Tue, Jul 7, 2009 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 0
Wed, Jul 8, 2009 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Jul 9, 2009 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 1
Fri, Jul 10, 2009 @ Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 3
Sat, Jul 11, 2009 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Jul 12, 2009 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jul 12, 2009 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jul 17, 2009 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jul 18, 2009 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jul 19, 2009 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Win 2 - 1
Mon, Jul 20, 2009 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jul 21, 2009 @ Houston Astros Loss 6 - 11
Wed, Jul 22, 2009 @ Houston Astros Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jul 23, 2009 @ Washington Nationals Win 4 - 1
Fri, Jul 24, 2009 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 8 - 1
Sat, Jul 25, 2009 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 14
Sun, Jul 26, 2009 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 9
Mon, Jul 27, 2009 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 6 - 1
Tue, Jul 28, 2009 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 10 - 0
Wed, Jul 29, 2009 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 3 - 2 (15)
Thu, Jul 30, 2009 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 5 (10)