August 16 in Cardinals History

CARDINALS HISTORY

Terry Moore hits two inside-the-park home runs in one game against the Pirates in 1939 at Forbes Field.

In 1964, St. Louis outfielder Curt Flood collects eight consecutive hits during a doubleheader against Dodgers pitching. 

The  Dodgers traded Pedro Guerrero to the Cardinals for John Tudor in 1998.

Birthdays

Hank Robinson 1887

Roger Cedeno 1974

Debuts

Harry Trekell 1913

Kolten Wong 2013

Deaths

Kurt Krieger 1970

Fred Hahn 1984 (played one game in MLB)