In 1921, the first radio broadcast of a baseball game was on KDKA between the Phillies and the Pirates with Harold Arlin doing the radio work.
Jim Bottomley gets four hits in the first game of a doubleheader then follows that up going 6-for-6 in the second game in 1931.
In a 13-4 rout of the Dodgers in 1954, Stan Musial paces the Cardinals attack, hitting two homers and driving in seven runs. It is Preacher Roe’s first loss to St. Louis at Ebbets Field in four years.
The Cardinals traded Ed Bauta to the NYMets in 1963 for Ken MacKenzie
The Cardinals purchased Richie Scheinblum from the Kansas City Royals in 1974.
Mark McGwire slugs his 500th home run of his career in 1999 against Andy Ashby of the Padres
Albert Pujols, in 2005, becomes the first player to connect for 30 home runs in each of his first five big league seasons.
Ray Pepper 1905
Eddie Yuhas 1924
Tony Jacobs 1925
Nelson Briles 1943
Bernie Carbo 1947
Rick Rosetti 1953
Mark Mulder 1977
Tony Brottem 1929
Jesse Haines 1978 HOF’er
Max Macon 1989
Darrell Porter 2002