This Date in Cardinals History
St. Louis Cardinals released Chauncey Fisher in 1901.
In 1906 the Cardinals send Spike Shannon to the NY Giants for Doc Marshall and Sam Mertes.
The Cincinnati Reds purchase Les Mann in 1923 from the Cardinals
Cardinal right-hander Bill Doak loses his no-hitter in 1922 when he forgets to cover first base, turning Curt Walker’s seventh-inning grounder to first baseman Jack Fournier into an infield hit. The Redbirds’ star spitballer settles for a one-hitter, his second of the season, and a 1-0 victory over the Phillies at Sportsman’s Park.
St. Louis is the host of the All-Star game in 1948 and fans are thrilled as Stan Musial hits a home run in the first inning.
The Cardinals in 1972 disposed of the Braves 2-0 in a game that lasted 93 minutes as Reggie Cleveland 2-hits Atlanta.
The St. Louis Cardinals signed Eliezer Alfonzo as an amateur free agent in 1996.
Tom O’Hara 1880
Daryl Spencer 1923
Clint Sodowsky 1972
Ryan Ludwick 1979
Yadier Molina 1982
Lynn Myers 1938 (0-3 w 1BB) Boxscore
Jimmie Reese 1994
Mickey Owen 2005
Dave Ricketts 2008