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Downtown in St. Louis, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

World Champions

October 5, 1942

 

— Greatest Moments —

 
World Champions Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 24, 2019
1. World Champions Marker
Inscription.  The Cardinals beat the New York Yankees 4-2 in Game Five to win their fourth World Championship. Enos Slaughter and Whitey Kurowski led the way with home runs, and catcher Walker Cooper picked a runner off second to strike a Yankees rally in the bottom of the ninth.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports. In addition, it is included in the Missouri, St. Louis Cardinals Greatest Moments series list.
 
Location. 38° 37.392′ N, 90° 11.651′ W. Marker is in Downtown in St. Louis, Missouri. Marker is on South 8th Street south of Clark Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 Clark Avenue, Saint Louis MO 63102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. NL Pennant (a few steps from this marker); Musial is Amazing (a few steps from this marker); Cooper's Shutout (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named World Champions (a few steps from this marker); One Million (a few steps from this marker); Stanley Frank Musial
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(a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named NL Pennant (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named World Champions (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downtown.
 
Additional keywords. Baseball, Major League Baseball
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 3, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 70 times since then and 22 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on May 3, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
 
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Oct. 25, 2020