August 7 in Cardinals History

CARDINALS HISTORY

 

The Brooklyn Robins purchased Bill Steele from the St. Louis Cardinals in 1914.

The Yankees, in 1973, traded Ken Crosby and cash to the Cardinals for Wayne Granger.

Birthdays

  • Clarence Heise 1907
  • Rocky Bridges 1927
  • Jerry McNertney 1936
  • Charlie Chant 1951
  • Rich Croushore 1970
  • Edgar Renteria 1976

 

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Deaths

Moose Baxter 1976

Jimmy Cooney 1991

Mickey McDermott 2003