November 14 in Cardinals History

In 2011, Mike Matheny is named to succeed Tony La Russa, who retired as the manager of the Cardinals a few days after leading the Redbirds to a world championship. The 41-year-old former minor league instructor, who served as a special assistant to general manager John Mozeliak, has no previous managerial experience.

Cardinal Birthdays

  • John Munyan (1887)
  • Gil Paulsen (1902
  • Steve Peters (1962)
  • Kent Bottenfield 1968


The St. Louis Cardinals, in 1985, released Bill Campbell.

February 27, 1990: Traded by the St. Louis Cardinals with Alex Cole to the San Diego Padres for Omar Olivares.

The Cardinals signed Travis Smith as a free agent in 2001.

In 2002, the Cardinals signed Dan Serafini as a free agent.

The Cardinals sign Rico Washington as a free agent in 2007.

The Cardinals release Kyle McClellan in 2012.


Jack O’Connor 1937

Bill Sherdel 1968