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

World Champions

October 15, 1946

 

— 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 Boston Red Sox 4-3 in Game Seven to win their sixth World Championship. Harry Brecheen pitched his third victory in the series and Enos Slaughter's "Mad Dash" home from first on a double by Harry Walker proved to be the game's winning run.
 
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° 37.409′ N, 90° 11.646′ W. Marker is in Downtown in St. Louis, Missouri. Marker is on South 8th Street south of Clark Avenue. 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. Alston Breaks Barrier (here, next to this marker); Red Rips a Winner (here, next to this marker); NL Pennant (here, next to this marker); Musial Ends Marathon (here, next to this marker); Five for Musial (here, next to this marker); 3,000 Hits (a few steps from this marker); 4 Great Swings
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(a few steps from this marker); One Million (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 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 55 times since then and 15 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on May 3, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
 
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Oct. 19, 2020