- Dazzy Vance was selected off waivers by the Cincinnati Reds from the Cardinals in 1934.
- In 1935, demanding a yearly salary of $25,000, future Hall of Famer (1953) Dizzy Dean becomes a holdout. The Cardinal right-handed ace will sign for $19,500 the following day..
- The Brooklyn Dodgers, in 1940, purchased Herman Franks from the Cardinals
- Walt Huntzinger 1899
- Bill Dawley 1958
Ned Cuthbert 1905
Gabby Street 1951
Bill Schindler 1979
Lew Burdette 2007