“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

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

Five for Musial

May 2, 1954


— Greatest Moments —

Five for Musial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 24, 2019
1. Five for Musial Marker
Inscription.  Stan Musial hit five home runs in a doubleheader off New York Giants pitchers John Antonelli, Jim Hearn and Hoyt Wilhelm, setting a major league record for home runs in a single day.
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° 37.412′ N, 90° 11.645′ 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. Musial Ends Marathon (here, next to this marker); 3,000 Hits (here, next to this marker); Red Rips a Winner (here, next to this marker); 4 Great Swings (here, next to this marker); Alston Breaks Barrier (here, next to this marker); World Champions (here, next to this marker); NL Pennant (a few steps from this marker); Model of Consistency (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downtown.
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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 56 times since then and 17 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on May 3, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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Oct. 30, 2020