January 13 in Cardinals History

  • The Yankees purchased Paul Toth from the Cardinals in 1965.
  • 2005- Hoping to sway the veterans’ committee, North Dakota’s House of Representatives approves a resolution proclaiming native son Roger Maris (Indians, A’s, Yankees, Cardinals) should be elected to the Hall of Fame. 

Birthdays

  • Charlie Wilson 1905
  • Steve Mesner 1918
  • Larry Jaster 1944
  • Mike Tyson 1950
  • Bob Forsch 1950
  • Gene Roof 1958

Deaths

Charlie Gelbert 1967

Pat Ankenman 1989

Luis Arroya 2013