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

3,000 Hits

May 13, 1958

 

— Greatest Moments —

 
3,000 Hits Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 24, 2019
1. 3,000 Hits Marker
Inscription.  Stan Musial collected his 3,000th hit off Chicago Cubs pitcher Moe Drabowsky with a pinch-hit RBI double into the left field corner at Wrigley field. The Cardinals went on to win 5-3.
 
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° 37.414′ N, 90° 11.644′ 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. 4 Great Swings (here, next to this marker); Five for Musial (here, next to this marker); Musial Ends Marathon (here, next to this marker); Red Rips a Winner (here, next to this marker); Model of Consistency (a few steps from this marker); Alston Breaks Barrier (a few steps from this marker); World Champions
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(a few steps from this marker); Boyer's Grand Slam (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 69 times since then and 25 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on May 3, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
 
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Nov. 29, 2020