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

4 Great Swings

July 8, 1962

 

— Greatest Moments —

 
4 Great Swings Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 24, 2019
1. 4 Great Swings Marker
Inscription.  Stan Musial hit three home runs in three consecutive at-bats in a 15-1 victory vs. the Mets in New York. Musial had hit a home run in his last at-bat on the prior day, resulting in four consecutive home runs over two days.
 
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. 3,000 Hits (here, next to this marker); Five for Musial (here, next to this marker); Musial Ends Marathon (here, next to this marker); Model of Consistency (here, next to this marker); Boyer's Grand Slam (here, next to this marker); Red Rips a Winner (here, next to this marker); Alston Breaks Barrier
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(a few steps from this marker); World Champions (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 57 times since then and 21 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on May 3, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A clear, daylight photo of the marker. A wide shot of the marker in context with its surroundings. • Can you help?
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Oct. 30, 2020