November 30 in Cardinals History

Cardinals History on this Date

2009- Signed Ruben Gotay as a free agent.

2007- Signed Cesar Izturis as a free agent

1989- Signed Danny Cox as a free agent
2009- Sports Illustrated announces Derek Jeter as its Sportsman of the Year, making the ‘Captain’ the first Yankee to be honored by the magazine. The other baseball recipients to win the award, given annually since SI’s inception in 1954, include Johnny Podres (Dodgers – 1955), Stan Musial (Cardinals – 1957), Sandy Koufax (Dodgers – 1965), Tom Seaver (Mets – 1969), Pete Rose (Reds -1975), Orel Hershiser (Dodgers – 1988), Cal Ripken Jr. (Orioles -1995), Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa (Cardinals, Cubs – 1998), Randy Johnson and Curt Schilling (Diamondbacks – 2001), and the entire Red Sox team (2004).

2009- Jeff Suppan of the St. Louis Cardinals granted free agency.

2010- Brad Penny of the St. Louis Cardinals granted free agency.

2010- Jason LaRue of the St. Louis Cardinals granted free agency.

2010- Dennys Reyes of the St. Louis Cardinals granted free agency.

2010-The St. Louis Cardinals traded Blake Hawksworth to the Los Angeles Dodgers for Ryan Theriot

2013- Jake Westbrook of the St. Louis Cardinals granted free agency.

Birthdays

  • Reuben Ewing (1899)
  • Bob Tewksbury (1960)