July 11, 1911: Cardinals spring into action to save lives following horrific train crash

In baseball, we often refer to players who come through in the clutch as heroes. In the early hours of July 11, 1911, however, the St. Louis Cardinals proved themselves true heroes, saving multiple passengers from the wreckage of a train accident that killed 14 people and injured 47 more.[1] The Cardinals had just completedContinue reading “July 11, 1911: Cardinals spring into action to save lives following horrific train crash”