July 29 in Cardinals History


  • The Cardinals purchased Bob Grim from the Cincinnati Reds in 1960. 
  •  The New York Mets, in 1963, traded Jacke Davis and cash to the Cardinals for Duke Carmel.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals traded Jose Cardenal, Bob Reynolds, and Dick Schofield to the Milwaukee Brewers in 1971, for Chuck Loseth (minors) and Ted Kubiak
  • In 2000, the Baltimore Orioles traded Mike Timlin and cash to the St. Louis Cardinals for Mark Nussbeck (minors) and Chris Richard.
  • The Pirates traded Jason Christiansen to the St. Louis Cardinals for Jack Wilson in 2000. 
  • The  Phillies in 2002 traded Doug Nickle, Scott Rolen and cash to the St. Louis Cardinals for Placido Polanco, Bud Smith, and Mike Timlin.
  • Yankees traded Giovanny Gallegos and Chasen Shreve to the St. Louis Cardinals for Luke Voit and international bonus slot money in 2018.


  • Emmet Heidrick 1876
  • Fred Smith 1891
  • Francis Healy 1910
  • Erv Dusak 1920
  • Dan Driessen 1951
  • Dave LaPoint 1959
  • Luis Alicea 1965
  • Mark Hamilton 1980


  • Jesse Fowler 1924


  • Tommy Thevenow 1957
  • Bart Shotton 1962

Tracking Musial’s Home Runs

He hit career #29 in 1944 facing Les Webb in Brooklyn with a 3-run homer in the 1st inning.

In 1951, Preacher Roe gave up a solo home run for career #196.

With the game tied 2-2 in the 5th inning, Stan hit a solo homer for career #219. 


Walk-Off Winners happened on this date in 1992 and 2009.