Ty Cobb once called Stan “The Man” Musial the closest thing to a perfect baseball player. Indeed, few can match Musial’s accomplishments on the field. During his 22 seasons with the St. Louis Cardinals, Musial won seven batting titles, three MVP awards, three World Series championships, and went to 24 All Star games (two contests per year were played from 1959 to 1962). No wonder Musial is generally considered the greatest player ever to take the field for the Cardinals, although current first baseman, Albert Pujols, may one day give Musial a run for his money.

Thanks to his longevity, Musial’s career cut across several eras. He played in the same seasons as stars like Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams, Mickey Mantle, Willie Mays, and Hank Aaron, and his records are every bit as impressive.

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Retired Yankee Jeter has to be considered among best
The Delaware County Daily Times, October 23rd

Jeter's hit total is also the sixth highest in baseball history, following only Pete Rose, Ty Cobb, Hank Aaron, Stan Musial, and Tris Speaker. No other shortstop even comes close to Jeter's total of 1,923 runs scored, a figure that places him ninth on...Read more

Coach Belisle joins '76 CHS baseball team in Saturday's Night of Legends
Valley Breeze, October 22nd

Among the people who will be honored alongside Belisle is one of the new members of baseball's Hall of Fame, ex-New York Yankees manager Joe Torre, who will receive the Stan Musial Lifetime Achievement Award for Sportsmanship, and Mo'ne Davis, ...Read more

Cars stolen from Ill. dealership, 1 arrest made after chase
KMOV.com, October 22nd

The Mustang, was last seen going over the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge. The other suspects and stolen vehicles have not been located by authorities. Both the re Mustang and White Focus should have dealership plates. If you spot the vehicles...Read more

2014 Preseason predictions contest results & analysis
Viva El Birdos, October 21st

First prize is a choice between the Busch stadium print that the folks over at Ballpark Blueprints were kind enough to donate and a pair of baseball cards from Bob Gibson and Stan Musial's final seasons. The second prize is whatever the first place...Read more

Longtime Musial aide honored for contributions
STLtoday.com, October 10th

Standing-O time for Pat Anthony, longtime right-hand woman to Stan Musial for 65 years, who still works for the company he set up to handle merchandise and memorabilia. Anthony, who lives in Ballwin, will be honored by the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame ...Read more

Matt Carpenter homers in third straight, goes full 'Stan Musial' on Dodgers
Yahoo Sports (blog), October 6th

ST. LOUIS — After Matt Carpenter hit a home run for the third straight game, going deep for a go-ahead solo shot in Game 3 of the National League Division Series, opposition manager Don Mattingly said Carpenter's performance reminded him of another St...Read more

Joe Torre to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award for Sportsmanship at Musial ...
CBS Local, September 25th

“It is such an honor to have Joe accept the very first Stan Musial Lifetime Achievement Award,” said Jean Musial Edmonds, Stan's daughter. “Joe represents so many of the values my father embodied and I know my dad would be so proud to see their names ...Read more

Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge among top 10 finalists in awards ...
Lake Expo, September 24th

On the ballot, the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge is listed as MO/IL: Mississippi River Bridge. Those interested are welcome to vote up to 10 times per day for their favorite projects. The two awards will be presented November 23 at the AASHTO...Read more