Cardinals History for July 15
Christy Mathewson becomes the first rookie to throw a no-hitter in baseball history in the modern era. The 20-year-old right-hander holds the Cardinals hitless in the Giants’ 5-0 victory at Robison Field in St. Louis. This was in 1901.
The Brooklyn Dodgers traded George Earnshaw to the St. Louis Cardinals for Eddie Morgan in 1936.
Bad news for the Cardinals in 1967 as ace Bob Gibson fractures his right fibula that was hit by a Roberto Clemente line drive.
Cardinals release Fernando Valenzuela in 1997.
The Cardinals, in 2004, released Jason Pearson.
Dan McGann 1871
John Antonelli 1915
Donn McClendon 1935
Mike Shannon 1939
Scott Livingstone 1965
Wilson Delgado 1972
Seung Hwan Oh 1982
Joe Lotz 1916 (3IP/2H/0ER/2BB/1K) Boxscore
Ed Biecher 1939
Clarence Currie 1941
Howie Jones 1972
Johnny Vergez 1991