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How to Calculate Who Should Get into the Baseball Hall of Fame Thanks to Baseball-Reference

Lurking on Baseball-Reference for something new, I discovered the Hall of Fame Monitor. Of all the players pages to be on when I decided to learn more about this, I was reading up on… 945 more words

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Cardinals Unveil New Stan Musial Exhibit

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Stan “The Man” Musial would’ve turned 94 on Friday.

Seems fitting that on the anniversary of the late Cardinals superstar’s birth, that the team’s Hall of Fame & Museum at Ballpark Village would open a new display dedicated to his life. 215 more words

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The AWARD TOUR - 2014 National League Stan Musial Player of the Year

Picking apart the top guy in the National League this year is no easy task. There was brilliance at the plate, as well as over and above dominance on the mound that was worth noting as well. 1,351 more words

Stan Musial (1958 - Topps #476)

Stanley “Stan” (The Man) Musial played his entire career (22 years, 1941-’63) as a first baseman and outfielder for the St. Louis Cardinals and was, arguably, the best “pure” hitter in the Major Leagues. 124 more words

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Oscar Taveras, Stan Musial, and Public Commemoration in Sports

A few weeks ago the highly-touted St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras died in a tragic auto accident at the age of 22. Having been a lifelong Cardinals fan who happened to be at the playoff game in which Taveras hit his last home run, the news of his death shocked and saddened me. 142 more words

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Rarefied air

Sometimes, you don’t have to wait long for greatness.

After a cup of coffee in 2011, Mike Trout began the next season in Triple-A, where he dominated the competition. 1,097 more words

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Oscar Taveras, Stan Musial, and Public Commemoration in Sports

By Nick Sacco, Guest Contributor

I was there on October 12, 2014.

I was there, standing in the upper deck at Busch Stadium when Oscar Taveras, an emerging rookie outfielder for the St. 2,033 more words

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