1935 St. Louis Cardinals season

1935 St. Louis Cardinals
Major League affiliations
Record 96–58 (.623)
League place 2nd
Other information
Owner(s) Sam Breadon
General manager(s) Branch Rickey
Manager(s) Frankie Frisch
Local radio KMOX
(France Laux)
(Bob Thomas)
(Neil Norman)
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The 1935 St. Louis Cardinals season was the team's 54th season in St. Louis, Missouri and its 44th season in the National League. The Cardinals went 96–58 during the season and finished 2nd in the National League.


Regular season

During the season, Dizzy Dean became the last pitcher to win at least 25 games in one season for the Cardinals in the 20th century.[2]

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Chicago Cubs 10054 0.649 56–21 44–33
St. Louis Cardinals 9658 0.623 4 53–24 43–34
New York Giants 9162 0.595 50–27 41–35
Pittsburgh Pirates 8667 0.562 13½ 46–31 40–36
Brooklyn Dodgers 7083 0.458 29½ 38–38 32–45
Cincinnati Reds 6885 0.444 31½ 41–35 27–50
Philadelphia Phillies 6489 0.418 35½ 35–43 29–46
Boston Braves 38115 0.248 61½ 25–50 13–65

Record vs. opponents

1935 National League Records

Boston 6–163–1910–125–168–142–204–18
Brooklyn 16–65–1711–119–1312–9–111–116–16
Chicago 19–317–514–814–813–915–78–14
Cincinnati 12–1011–118–148–14–113–98–138–14
New York 16–513–98–1414–8–112–10–214–814–8
Philadelphia 14–89–12–19–139–1310–12–26–167–15
Pittsburgh 20–211–117–1513–88–1416–611–11
St. Louis 18–416–614–814–88–1415–711–11


1935 St. Louis Cardinals
Pitchers Catchers



Other batters



Player stats


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
CBill DeLancey10330184.279641
1BRipper Collins150578181.31323122
2BFrankie Frisch103354104.294155
3BPepper Martin135539161.299954
SSLeo Durocher143513136.265878
OFJoe Medwick154634224.35323126
OFJack Rothrock129502137.273356
OFTerry Moore119456131.287653

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Sam Narron473.42900
Gene Moore330.00000


Starting pitchers

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Dizzy Dean50325.128123.04190
Paul Dean46269.219123.37143

Other pitchers

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Phil Collins2682.2764.5718

Relief pitchers

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Mays Copeland100013.500

Awards and honors

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AA Columbus Red Birds American Association Ray Blades
AA Rochester Red Wings International League Eddie Dyer and Burt Shotton
A Houston Buffaloes Texas League Ira Smith
B Bloomington Bloomers Illinois–Indiana–Iowa League Burleigh Grimes
B Asheville Tourists Piedmont League Billy Southworth
C Greenwood Chiefs East Dixie League Clay Hopper
C Huntington Red Birds Middle Atlantic League Benny Borgmann
C Jacksonville Jax West Dixie League Jimmie Sanders and Jackie Reid
C Springfield Cardinals Western Association George Payne
D Bentonville Officeholders Arkansas State League Bud Davis
D Cassville Tigers Arkansas State League Ed Hawks
D Fayetteville Bears Arkansas State League Pete Casey and Fred Cato
D Huntsville Red Birds Arkansas State League Jim Nicely, Charlie Wilson and Bill Werner
D Rogers Cardinals Arkansas State League Fred Cato and Buck Stapleton
D Siloam Springs Travelers Arkansas State League Ray Powell
D New Iberia Cardinals Evangeline League Sam Camalo and Bud Teachout
D Albany Travelers Georgia–Florida League Bob Rice
D Beatrice Blues Nebraska State League Charley Stis and Bennie Warren
D Greensburg Red Wings Pennsylvania State Association Arnold Anderson and Heinie Mueller

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Bloomington, Huntington, Jacksonville, Rogers[3]


  1. Bill Lewis page at Baseball Reference
  2. 1 2 Great Baseball Feats, Facts and Figures, 2008 Edition, p.98, David Nemec and Scott Flatow, A Signet Book, Penguin Group, New York, ISBN 978-0-451-22363-0
  3. Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007
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