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

NL Pennant

October 3, 1946

 

— Greatest Moments —

 
NL Pennant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, June 17, 2020
1. NL Pennant Marker
Inscription.  The Cardinals defeated the Brooklyn Dodgers 8-4 to win the first-ever National League pennant playoff series. Harry Brecheen struck out the final two batters, which silenced the crowd at Ebbets Field and propelled the Cardinals into the World Series.
 
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° 37.402′ N, 90° 11.642′ 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. World Champions (here, next to this marker); One Million (here, next to this marker); Red Rips a Winner (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named World Champions (here, next to this marker); Cooper's Shutout (here, next to this marker); Alston Breaks Barrier
NL Pennant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, June 17, 2020
2. NL Pennant Marker
(here, next to this marker); Five for Musial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named NL Pennant (a few steps from 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 January 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 3, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 62 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 28, 2021, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.
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