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

Forsch Strikes Again

September 26, 1983

 

— Greatest Moments —

 
Forsch Strikes Again Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, June 14, 2020
1. Forsch Strikes Again Marker
Inscription.  Bob Forsch no-hit the Montreal Expos 3-0 and became the first Cardinals pitcher to throw two no-hitters. Forsch was the only Cardinals pitcher to throw a no-hitter in Busch Stadium (1966-2005).
 
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° 37.318′ N, 90° 11.499′ W. Marker is in Downtown in St. Louis, Missouri. Marker is on South Broadway south of Spruce Street, 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. World Champions (here, next to this marker); Go Crazy Folks! (here, next to this marker); Flooded with Runs (here, next to this marker); NL Pennant (here, next to this marker); Rookie Sensation (here, next to this marker); Laga's Legacy (here, next to this marker); Smith Steals Five
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(a few steps from this marker); Seat Cushions Galore (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downtown.
 
Also see . . .  MON@STL: Forsch completes his 2nd no-hitter (video). From MLB's YouTube channel, this video shows Forsch's final out from his legendary second no-hitter game. Forsch remains the only Cardinal in team history to pitch more than one no-hitter (as of 2020), and he and his brother Ken Forsch are the only brothers to both achieve a no-hitter game in MLB history. (Submitted on August 1, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.) 
 
Additional keywords. baseball, Major League Baseball
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 26 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 1, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.
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