Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“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)
 

Boyer's Grand Slam

October 11, 1964

 

— Greatest Moment —

 
Boyer's Grand Slam Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 24, 2019
1. Boyer's Grand Slam Marker
Inscription.  With the Cardinals down by three runs in the sixth inning Ken Boyer smashed a grand slam off New York Yankees pitcher Al Downing. The Cardinals went on to win and squared the World Series at two games each.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports.
 
Location. 38° 37.418′ N, 90° 11.643′ 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. Model of Consistency (here, next to this marker); 4 Great Swings (here, next to this marker); 3,000 Hits (a few steps from this marker); Jay Hanna (Dizzy) Dean (a few steps from this marker); Five for Musial (a few steps from this marker); Musial Ends Marathon (a few steps from this marker); Enos Bradsher Slaughter (a few steps from this marker); Red Rips a Winner (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downtown.
 
Additional keywords.
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
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 67 times since then and 22 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?
Paid Advertisement
Nov. 29, 2020