November 5 in Cardinals History

CARDINALS HISTORY

In the 1946 minor league draft, the Cardinals drafted Bill Reeder from the Chicago White Sox, Larry Ciaffone from the Brooklyn Dodgers,  Jack Crimian from the Philadelphia Phillies, and Roger McKee from the Philadelphia Phillies.

  • The Reds traded George Culver to the Cardinals for Ray Washburn in 1969.

Birthdays

  • Billy Campbell 1873
  • Harry Gumbert 1909
  • Ed Olivares 1938
  • Richie Scheinblum 1942
  • Fred Manrique 1961
  • Josh Lucas 1990

Deaths

  • Wally Mattick 1968
  • Sam Jones 1971