December 15, 1995: Willie McGee returns to St. Louis

  On the same day the Cardinals announced that shortstop Ozzie Smith had been medically cleared to play in the upcoming 1996 season, the team reunited with another star from its pennant-winning 1980s teams. On December 15, 1995, the Cardinals signed Willie McGee to a minor-league contract worth $500,000 if he made the team.[1] ThoughContinue reading “December 15, 1995: Willie McGee returns to St. Louis”