Achievements
 

 
 
Awards
National League Most Valuable Player (1964)

National League All-Star third baseman (seven times)

  • 1956, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964

Gold Glove winner at third base (five times)

  • 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1963

The Sporting News Major League Player of the Year (1964)

The Sporting News National League Player of the Year (1964)

The Sporting News Major League All-Star Team (1956)

The Sporting News National League All-Star Team (four times)

  • 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964

Uniform number 14 retired by the St. Louis Cardinals (1984)

 
 
Accomplishments (Batting)
 

29-game hitting streak (Aug. 10-Sep. 12, 1961)

  • Batted .350 with 41 hits in 117 at-bats

Hit for the cycle (two times)

  • September 14, 1961 against the Chicago Cubs
  • June 16, 1964 against the Houston Colt .45s
  • Only St. Louis Cardinals player to do so

Hit two home runs in the All-Star Game

  • July 13, 1960 at Yankee Stadium
  • July 7, 1964 at Shea Stadium

.300+ batting average in a season (five times)

  • 1956, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961

30+ home runs in a season (one time)

  • 1960

20+ home runs in a season (eight times)

  • 1956, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964

100+ runs batted in in a season (two times)

  • 1963, 1964

100+ runs scored in a season (three times)

  • 1958, 1961, 1964

Ranks seventh in career games with the Cardinals (1,667)

Ranks sixth in career at-bats with the Cardinals (6,334)

Ranks seventh in career hits with the Cardinals (1,855)

Ranks second in career home runs with the Cardinals (255)

Ranks fifth in career runs batted in with the Cardinals (1,001)

 

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