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This Day in Cardinals History
January 15th

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1981 Cardinal right-hander Bob Gibson, receiving 337 votes of the 401 BBWAA ballots cast (84%) in his first year of eligibility, is the only player elected to the Hall of Fame this year. Players falling short of the votes needed include well-known Dodgers Don Drysdale and Gil Hodges, as well as Twins slugger Harmon Killebrew.

AmazonFrom Ghetto to Glory: the Story of Bob Gibson

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