(Updated Oct. 2, 2016)
With 18 RBI in 2016, Adam Wainwright had one of the best run-producing seasons by a Cardinals pitcher.
Dizzy Dean produced 21 RBI in 1935 for the Cardinals. That rates as the single-season high for a Cardinals pitcher.
Dean drove in 21 runs on 30 hits in 1935. For the season, he went 30-for-128 (a .234 batting average), with two home runs and four doubles.
During his Cardinals career, Dean had 74 RBI.
Bob Gibson produced 144 RBI as a Cardinal, including 20 in 1963. Gibson also had 19 RBI in both 1965 and 1970. Bob Forsch had 79 RBI as a Cardinal, with a season high of 12 in 1986.
Rick Ankiel, who drove in 71 runs as a Cardinals outfielder in 2008, had a season high of 9 RBI (in 2000) as a St. Louis pitcher.
Wainwright has 57 career RBI.