“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
St. Louis, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)

Two for Gibson

October 1, 1970


— Greatest Moments —

Two for Gibson Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jason Voigt, June 17, 2020
1. Two for Gibson Marker
Inscription.  Bob Gibson won the National League Cy Young Award for the 1970 season after he posted a 23-7 record and became the first Cardinals pitcher to receive the honor twice.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansSports. In addition, it is included in the Missouri, St. Louis Cardinals Greatest Moments series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 1, 1970.
Location. 38° 37.365′ N, 90° 11.48′ W. Marker is in St. Louis, Missouri. Marker is on South Broadway south of Clark Avenue, on the right when traveling south. 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. Carlton Baffles Mets (here, next to this marker); No-Hitter for Gibson (here, next to this marker); Grand Slam in Canada (here, next to this marker); 3,000 Strike Outs (here, next to this marker); 7 Straight for Gibby (here, next to this marker); Stealing the Record (here, next to this marker); World Series Record (a few steps from this marker); 25 Innings = 1 Win (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Louis.
Two for Gibson Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jason Voigt, June 17, 2020
2. Two for Gibson Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.

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May. 17, 2022