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Friday, January 19, 2018

BenFred: Everybody can find a story about Musial’s magic | Ben Frederickson | stltoday.com

On the five-year anniversary of the day we lost “Baseball’s Perfect Knight,” find a moment to remember what made him so much bigger than the game.

Jim Furtado Posted: January 19, 2018 at 09:34 AM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: cardinals, history, stan musial

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   1. ajnrules Posted: January 19, 2018 at 10:16 AM (#5609399)
Has it really been five years? It felt like it happened just recently.

I remember that Earl Weaver passed away the same day, and if I'm not mistaken it's still the only day where two Hall of Famers passed away.
   2. Batman Posted: January 19, 2018 at 10:20 AM (#5609405)
MUSIAL WAS MAGIC, MR PRESIDENT
   3. RMc's Unenviable Situation Posted: January 20, 2018 at 07:15 PM (#5610252)
MUSIAL WAS A KING NOT A KNIGHT MR PRESIDENT

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