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Hall of Famer Stan Musial dies at 92

Hall of Fame ballplayer Stan Musial, who spent his entire career with the St. Louis Cardinals, died on Saturday at the age of 92.

Video: Here’s Stan Musial Playing “Take Me Out To The Ball Game” on the Harmonica

Stan Musial, by any measure one of the greatest ever to play the game of baseball, died yesterday at his St. Louis-area home. He was 92. The St. Louis Cardinals signed Musial as a pitcher in 1937, but he didn’t spend much time on the mound. In his 22 seasons with the Cardinals (from 1941–1963, taking a break to serve in the Navy in 1945), “Stan the Man” compiled 3,630 hits...

Hall of Famer Stan Musial dies at 92

Stan Musial, one of baseball's greatest hitters and a Hall of Famer with the St. Louis Cardinals for more than two decades, has died. He was 92. Stan the Man won seven National League batting titles, was a three-time MVP and helped the Cardinals capture three World Series championships in the 1940s. The Cardinals announced Musial's death in a news release. They said he...

A sad day in baseball continues: Stan Musial passes away at 92

The Man.  What a nickname.  Can there be a better one?  Stan Musial was one of the best baseball players in the history of the game and pretty much defines what it means to be a St. Louis Cardinal.  A 1969 Hall of Fame inductee, a 3 time MVP, and a 24 time All-Star, he was consistently great for so long, that sometimes his name can get lost in when mentioning the all-time greats...

Baseball loses Stan Musial and Earl Weaver on the same day

Major League Baseball lost two legends of the game today: the man who re-pioneered the concept of the passionate, fiery, ornery manager in Earl Weaver. He’s one of the biggest names in the history of the Baltimore Orioles organization. Also passing unfortunately was Mr. St. Louis Cardinals Stan Musial. When he retired in 1963, Musial held 17 major league, 29 National League and...

Remembering Stan Musial on WFAN Radio

On Sunday morning, I was the guest of host Lori Rubinson on New York’s WFAN 660 Radio. Our subject was the life of St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Famer Stan Musial. The greatest player in team history passed away Saturday at the age of 92. In the following audio interview, we touched on some of Musial’s many statistical milestones as Stan the Man, but our focus was more on Stan...

Stan Musial passes away at 92

ST. LOUIS The greatest Cardinal of them all has passed away. Hall of famer Stan Musial, winner of three MVP Awards and holder of nearly all franchise records from his 22-year career with the Cardinals, died Saturday at the age of 92. Musial, the first player in franchise history to have his number retired, passed away at his home in Ladue, Mo., with his family by his side. "...

Stan Musial passes away at age 92

One of baseball’s greatest players has passed away at age 92. Stan Musial’s resume was as impressive as anyone. A hall of fame player, Musial won seven National League batting titles, three MVP awards and was part of three World Series championships for the Cardinals during the 1940s. Musial passed away in his home. His son-in-law informed the Cardinals of his death. “We have...

Stan "The Man" Musial passes away at age 92

It is a sad night for Cardinals fan everywhere as it was reported earlier that Stan Musial passed away today at the age of 92.  Many fans gathered at his statue outside of Busch Stadium to remember him.  Musial is one of the greatest hitters of all time and a true Cardinals legend.  In his 22 year career, he compiled 475 HR's and a .331/.417/.559 line. He spent his entire...

St. Louis Cardinals legend Stan Musial passes away at age 92

Tweet   In the great history of the St. Louis Cardinals franchise there may not be a more beloved player than Stan “The Man” Musial. He was a first ballot Hall of Fame inductee in 1969, won three National League MVP Awards (1943, 1946, 1948), and was a member of three World Series winning teams [...]

R.I.P. Stan the Man: He never hurt us

Today, I saw Stan Musial's obit and felt bad, because my wife is from St. Louis and loved him growing up. Moreover, I didn't register a pang of revenge, the kind you feel when when a nemesis dies. (Earl Weaver, for example, although managers never hit the home run that wrecks your weekend.) I can truthfully report that I have no truck with Stan Musial. He never hurt me.In...

Stan Musial Dead at 92 … The Primary Baseball Icon of the Midwest, ‘The Man’ Will Be Missed

With the bright prospects of pitchers and catchers reporting to Spring Training in just three weeks, Saturday, January 19, was a cold, dark day for Major League Baseball fans. Early in the morning it was announced that the great Earl Weaver had died. Roughly 12 hours later, reports arrived indicating that Stan “the Man” Musial passed away in his suburban St. Louis home. He...

Remembering 'the Man'

ST. LOUIS - The first person arrived just minutes after Stan Musial's death went public and the crowd continued to grow. Soon the group was big enough to block two lanes of traffic, yet nobody seemed to care. In a moving tribute to the greatest baseball player in the history of the storied St. Louis Cardinals franchise, hundreds of fans gathered near his statue late Saturday...

Saying Goodbye to Stan Musial

Stan Musial passed away yesterday.  “The Man” was 92 years old and is one of the all-time greatest baseball players that ever lived.  I personally always felt that he was under-appreciated as a player and it is a shame that his accomplishments will not be appreciated until his passing.  I am going to help you appreciate “The Man” who I always appreciated. “He could have...

A Bittersweet Night in St. Louis

[Stan Musial won seven National League batting titles, was a three-time M.V.P. and helped the St. Louis Cardinals capture three World Series championships. Photo: Patrick Burns/The New York Times] It was an evening St. Louis Blues fans had all been anxiously awaiting. The NHL lockout finally in the rear view mirror, the Blues were ready The post A Bittersweet Night in St. Louis appeared...
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