This Date in Cardinals History
1952– Bob Elliot of the Giants is tossed from the Cardinal game for protesting a strike two call and his replacement, Bobby Hoffman, is also thrown out for arguing the third strike of the same at-bat.
1977- The St. Louis Cardinals selected Randy Wiles off waivers from the Chicago White Sox.
2003- The St. Louis Cardinals released Esteban Yan.
2004– The St. Louis Cardinals released Armando Rios.
2006– The St. Louis Cardinals signed Jose Vizcaino as a free agent..
2009– After 20 seasons with the Atlanta Braves, John Smoltz wins his one and only game as a member of the St. Louis Cardinals.
Cowboy Jones 1873
Roy Leslie 1894
Guy Bush 1901
Nels Potter 1911
John Romano 1934
Marty Martinez 1941
Dave Dowling 1942
Jerry White 1952
Tige Stone 1923
Rick Ankiel 1999