December 28 in Cardinals History

December 28 in Cardinals History

1926–┬áBob O’Farrell is named to replace Rogers Hornsby as the Cardinal manager. The ‘Rajah’, who guided the Redbirds to a World Championship as the team’s player-manager last season, was traded to the Giants eight days ago for Frankie Frisch and Jimmy Ring.

2004- The St. Louis Cardinals signed Abraham Nunez as a free agent.

Birthdays

Wattie Holm 1901

Nelson Burbrink 1921

Einar Diaz 1972

Barret Browning 1984