November 10 in Cardinals History

Cardinals History

 

Baseball Events

Chris Carpenter (21-5, 2.83), in 2005, is elected by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America as the NL Cy Young award winner, becoming the first Redbird to cop the honor since Bob Gibson was selected in 1970.

Trades and Transactions

The Cardinals, in 1914,  selected Ham Hyatt off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates.

The St. Louis Cardinals drafted Grady Wilson from the Boston Red Sox in the 1946 minor league draft.

Gene Tenace of the Cardinals granted free agency in 1982.

The Cardinals, in 1997,  traded Dmitri Young to the Cincinnati Reds for Jeff Brantley.

Heathcliff Slocumb of the St. Louis Cardinals granted free agency in 1999. 

The Cardinals signed Brian Falkenborg as a free agent in 2005. 

In 2008,  Juan Encarnacion of the St. Louis Cardinals granted free agency.

 

Birthdays

Del Gainer 1886

Ben Hunt 1888

Chick King 1930

Jack Clark 1956

Matt Pagnozzi 1985

Deaths

George Pinckney 1926

Bruce Hitt 1973

Ken Raffensberger 2002