August 28 in Cardinals History

This Date in Cardinals History

 

  • Cardinals selected Frank Snyder off waivers from the New York Giants in 1926.
  • In 1996, the┬áCardinals released Mike Morgan.

Stan Musial hits a walk-off home run, his fifth career walk-off and second in three days, on this date in 1948 off of Monty Kennedy of the Giants.

 

Birthdays

Doc Hazelton 1876

Charlie Grimm 1898

Wally Roettger 1902

Jeff Cross 1902

Chip Marshall 1919

Mike Torrez 1946

Joel Youngblood 1951

Debuts

Ed Clough 1924

Chick Hafey 1924

Cotton Pippen 1936

Deaths

Larry Jackson 1990

Lou Scoffic 1997