The St. Louis Cardinals are a historic franchise that dates back to the pre 1900’s. Trying to narrow down five moments in the history of this franchise is a daunting task.
Al Jackson was a talented left handed pitcher who spent most of his career on a losing baseball team. If he had played today, he would have had a long and prosperous career as a left handed specialist out of the bullpen. Jackson was just a couple of decades before his time.