December 6 in Cardinals History

Cardinals History

 

Birthdays

Hap Morse (1886)

Bruno Betrea (1894)

Bob Larimore (1896)

Mike Mayers (1991)

Trading History and Transactions

1939– The St. Louis Cardinals purchased Red Jones from the New York Giants

1973– The St. Louis Cardinals traded John Andrews to the California Angels for Jeff Torborg

1974– The Montreal Expos traded Ron Fairly to the St. Louis Cardinals for Rudy Kinard (minors) and Ed Kurpiel

1977– The Toronto Blue Jays traded a player to be named later and Pete Vuckovich to the St. Louis Cardinals for Victor Cruz and Tom Underwood. The Toronto Blue Jays sent John Scott (December 16, 1977) to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the trade

1985– Chunichi Dragons (Japan Central) purchased Gary Rajsich from the St. Louis Cardinals

 

 

Deaths

Charley Hall 1943

Burleigh Grimes 1985

Clarence Beers 2002