On July 30, 1936 — At Brooklyn, the Cardinals’ Jim Winford tosses a four-hitter in stopping Casey Stengel’s men, 7 – 0. The Cards climb to within a game of the top as the Cubs lose. After the game, at Mama Leone’s on West 48th Street, baseball writers give a birthday dinner to Casey Stengel.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference July 30
National Pastime July 30
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
SABR Games Project
Replay The Game