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Title:
Cardinal nation
Author:
Rains, Rob.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
St. Louis, Mo. : The Sporting News, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
253 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
General Note:
"Foreword by Stan Musial"--Cover.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780892046874
Format :
Book

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Material Type
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Status
Central Library GV875.S3 R348 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

All of the great moments, the great performances, the great players in the history of St. Louis Cardinals baseball history comes together in this special commemorative book from The Sporting News.From the Gashouse Gang to Big Mac, from Sportsman's Park to Busch Stadium, from Harry Caray to Jack Buck, Cardinal Nation celebrates everything that makes the Cardinals a special franchise. Includes a special foreword Mr. Cardinal himself, Stan Musial.


Author Notes

Rob Rains has written or contributed to 11 sports books, including Mark McGwire: Home Run Hero; The St. Louis Cardinals: The 100th Anniversary History; and Jack Buck: That's a Winner! He has written for The Sporting News, Major League Baseball and USA Today Baseball Weekly


Table of Contents

The Essence of the Cardinalsp. 10
Hall of Fame Legendsp. 20
World Series Championsp. 66
The Starting Lineupp. 98
The Cardinals-Gubs Rivalryp. 126
The Unforgettablesp. 138
The Ballparksp. 174
The Greatest Momentsp. 180
The Greatest Performancesp. 202
The Cardinals Chronologyp. 224

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