March 29 in Cardinals History

The Cardinals, in 1935, release 44-year-old right-hander Dazzy Vance, who appeared in his first and only World Series during his one season with the team.

The Cardinals purchased Dennis Ribant from the Kansas City Royals in 1969.

The Cardinals purchased Ed Crosby in 1974 from the Philadelphia Phillies

The Cardinals traded Danny Godby to the Boston Red Sox for Danny Cater in 1975.

In 1977, the Cardinals traded Mike Caldwell to the Cincinnati Reds for Pat Darcy

The Cardinals traded Kerry Robinson in 2004 to the San Diego Padres for Brian Hunter

The Boston Red Sox traded Carlos De La Cruz (minors) and Kevin Ool (minors) to the Cardinals for Mike Myers in 2005.

 

Birthdays

SteeleBob Steele played for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1916–1917 and his career record was 16-38 with a 3.05 ERA and 217 strikeouts.

 

 

 

mike_ramsey_autograph Mike Ramsey made his Cardinals debut on September 4, 1978 and played in the 1982 World Series where he went 0-1 and scored a run. For the six-year Cardinals career, he had 172 hits, 54 runs batted in and hit .245 in 348 games.

 

 

 

Geronimo-PenaGeronimo Pena played for the Cardinals from 1990-1995. He hit .262 with 30 home runs and 124 runs batted in.In his career, he wore #7, #21, #27 and #60.

 

 

 

JordanBrian  Brian Jordan is a former Major League Baseball outfielder and National Football League safety. He made the decision to concentrate on baseball and in June 1992 he signed a contract with the Cardinals with a $1,700,000 bonus to end his football contract.

 

 

LoweSean Sean Lowe was drafted by the Cardinals in the 1st round (15th pick) of the 1992 amateur draft.

 

 

 

Deaths

Jim Hughey 1945

Kid Carsey 1960

Ray Blair 1994

Terry Moore 1995

Debuts

Yariro Munoz 2018

Jordan Hicks 2018