Illinois Adventure #1207 “International Bowling Hall of Fame & St. Louis Cardinals’ Hall of Fame”


IN DOWNTOWN ST. LOUIS, JUST
ACROSS FROM BUSCH STADIUM, IS A
MUSEUM CONTAINING A COLLECTION ACROSS FROM BUSCH STADIUM, IS A
MUSEUM CONTAINING A COLLECTION
OF MEMORABILIA AND HISTORY FROM MUSEUM CONTAINING A COLLECTION
OF MEMORABILIA AND HISTORY FROM
TWO SPORTS: ONE IS PLAYED BY OF MEMORABILIA AND HISTORY FROM
TWO SPORTS: ONE IS PLAYED BY
NEARLY A HUNDRED MILLION PEOPLE TWO SPORTS: ONE IS PLAYED BY
NEARLY A HUNDRED MILLION PEOPLE
A YEAR, WHILE THE OTHER IS KNOWN NEARLY A HUNDRED MILLION PEOPLE
A YEAR, WHILE THE OTHER IS KNOWN
AS THE NATIONAL PAST TIME, AND A YEAR, WHILE THE OTHER IS KNOWN
AS THE NATIONAL PAST TIME, AND
BOTH HAVE STRIKES. AS THE NATIONAL PAST TIME, AND
BOTH HAVE STRIKES.
HELLO, I AM JIM WILHELM. BOTH HAVE STRIKES.
HELLO, I AM JIM WILHELM.
TODAY, WE ARE IN FRONT OF THE HELLO, I AM JIM WILHELM.
TODAY, WE ARE IN FRONT OF THE
INTERNATIONAL BOWLING MUSEUM AND TODAY, WE ARE IN FRONT OF THE
INTERNATIONAL BOWLING MUSEUM AND
HALL OF FAME. INTERNATIONAL BOWLING MUSEUM AND
HALL OF FAME.
IT IS THE ONLY MUSEUM IN THE HALL OF FAME.
IT IS THE ONLY MUSEUM IN THE
WORLD DEVOTE TODAY A SPORT THAT IT IS THE ONLY MUSEUM IN THE
WORLD DEVOTE TODAY A SPORT THAT
IS PLAYED IN MORE THAN 90 WORLD DEVOTE TODAY A SPORT THAT
IS PLAYED IN MORE THAN 90
COUNTRIES, AND IT IS ALSO HOME IS PLAYED IN MORE THAN 90
COUNTRIES, AND IT IS ALSO HOME
TO THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS COUNTRIES, AND IT IS ALSO HOME
TO THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS
BASEBALL HALL OF FAME. TO THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS
BASEBALL HALL OF FAME.
INSIDE, STATIC DISPLAYS TAKE BASEBALL HALL OF FAME.
INSIDE, STATIC DISPLAYS TAKE
VISITORS THROUGH 5,000 YEARS OF INSIDE, STATIC DISPLAYS TAKE
VISITORS THROUGH 5,000 YEARS OF
BOWLING HISTORY, FROM GAMES USED VISITORS THROUGH 5,000 YEARS OF
BOWLING HISTORY, FROM GAMES USED
IN ANCIENT EGYPT TO TESTS OF BOWLING HISTORY, FROM GAMES USED
IN ANCIENT EGYPT TO TESTS OF
STRENGTH BY GERMAN TRIBES, AND IN ANCIENT EGYPT TO TESTS OF
STRENGTH BY GERMAN TRIBES, AND
THEOLOGICAL GAME INVENTED BY STRENGTH BY GERMAN TRIBES, AND
THEOLOGICAL GAME INVENTED BY
SAINT BONEFESTE, SOME FORM OF THEOLOGICAL GAME INVENTED BY
SAINT BONEFESTE, SOME FORM OF
BOWLING HAS ALWAYS BEEN POPULAR. SAINT BONEFESTE, SOME FORM OF
BOWLING HAS ALWAYS BEEN POPULAR.
>>OVERTIME A MYRIAD OF GAMES BOWLING HAS ALWAYS BEEN POPULAR.
>>OVERTIME A MYRIAD OF GAMES
WERE DEVELOPED.>>OVERTIME A MYRIAD OF GAMES
WERE DEVELOPED.
IN FRANCE, FOUR CORNERS WHICH WERE DEVELOPED.
IN FRANCE, FOUR CORNERS WHICH
USED A WOODEN DISK TO KNOCK DOWN IN FRANCE, FOUR CORNERS WHICH
USED A WOODEN DISK TO KNOCK DOWN
FOUR HEFTY PINS PLACED IN A USED A WOODEN DISK TO KNOCK DOWN
FOUR HEFTY PINS PLACED IN A
DIAMOND SHAPE, NINE PINS USED 37 FOUR HEFTY PINS PLACED IN A
DIAMOND SHAPE, NINE PINS USED 37
AND A HALF INCH TALL PINS WITH DIAMOND SHAPE, NINE PINS USED 37
AND A HALF INCH TALL PINS WITH
GRAPEFRUIT SIZED MID SECTION. AND A HALF INCH TALL PINS WITH
GRAPEFRUIT SIZED MID SECTION.
IN ENGLAND, NINE PINS BECAME SO GRAPEFRUIT SIZED MID SECTION.
IN ENGLAND, NINE PINS BECAME SO
POPULAR, KING HENRY THE 8TH, IN ENGLAND, NINE PINS BECAME SO
POPULAR, KING HENRY THE 8TH,
BANNED HIS SOLDIERS FROM PLAYING POPULAR, KING HENRY THE 8TH,
BANNED HIS SOLDIERS FROM PLAYING
SO THEY WOULD FOCUS THEIR BANNED HIS SOLDIERS FROM PLAYING
SO THEY WOULD FOCUS THEIR
ATTENTION ON ARCHERY. SO THEY WOULD FOCUS THEIR
ATTENTION ON ARCHERY.
:UNISTS INTRODUCED NINE PINS IN ATTENTION ON ARCHERY.
:UNISTS INTRODUCED NINE PINS IN
THE NEW WORLD WHERE IT :UNISTS INTRODUCED NINE PINS IN
THE NEW WORLD WHERE IT
FLOURISHED. THE NEW WORLD WHERE IT
FLOURISHED.
WHEN DID NINE PINS BECOME FLOURISHED.
WHEN DID NINE PINS BECOME
TENPINS? WHEN DID NINE PINS BECOME
TENPINS?
IN 1841, STATE OF CONNECTICUT, TENPINS?
IN 1841, STATE OF CONNECTICUT,
IN ORDER TO CONTROL GAMBLING, IN 1841, STATE OF CONNECTICUT,
IN ORDER TO CONTROL GAMBLING,
OUTLAWED NINE PIN LANES. IN ORDER TO CONTROL GAMBLING,
OUTLAWED NINE PIN LANES.
RUMOR HAS IT SOME ENTERPRISING OUTLAWED NINE PIN LANES.
RUMOR HAS IT SOME ENTERPRISING
OPERATOR IN ORDER TO CIRCUMVENT RUMOR HAS IT SOME ENTERPRISING
OPERATOR IN ORDER TO CIRCUMVENT
THAT LEGISLATION, JUST ADDED A OPERATOR IN ORDER TO CIRCUMVENT
THAT LEGISLATION, JUST ADDED A
TENTH PIN. THAT LEGISLATION, JUST ADDED A
TENTH PIN.
BY THE LATE 1800’S, LANES WERE TENTH PIN.
BY THE LATE 1800’S, LANES WERE
LIT BY GASLIGHT, SCORING WAS BY THE LATE 1800’S, LANES WERE
LIT BY GASLIGHT, SCORING WAS
KEPT NOT ON SHEETS, BUT ON LIT BY GASLIGHT, SCORING WAS
KEPT NOT ON SHEETS, BUT ON
NEARBY CHALK BOARDS. KEPT NOT ON SHEETS, BUT ON
NEARBY CHALK BOARDS.
CHALK WAS ALSO USED ON SHOES FOR NEARBY CHALK BOARDS.
CHALK WAS ALSO USED ON SHOES FOR
TRACTION, SINCE PEOPLE THEN BOLD CHALK WAS ALSO USED ON SHOES FOR
TRACTION, SINCE PEOPLE THEN BOLD
IN THEIR STREET SHOES, WHOSE TRACTION, SINCE PEOPLE THEN BOLD
IN THEIR STREET SHOES, WHOSE
NAILS LEFT GOUGES GOUGES ON THE IN THEIR STREET SHOES, WHOSE
NAILS LEFT GOUGES GOUGES ON THE
APPROACHES. NAILS LEFT GOUGES GOUGES ON THE
APPROACHES.
IN THOSE DAYS, AND INTO THE APPROACHES.
IN THOSE DAYS, AND INTO THE
60’S, SPOTTERS SET THE PINS. IN THOSE DAYS, AND INTO THE
60’S, SPOTTERS SET THE PINS.
THEY MADE AS LITTLE AS TWO CENTS 60’S, SPOTTERS SET THE PINS.
THEY MADE AS LITTLE AS TWO CENTS
A GAME, AND IT WAS BACK BREAKING THEY MADE AS LITTLE AS TWO CENTS
A GAME, AND IT WAS BACK BREAKING
WORK. A GAME, AND IT WAS BACK BREAKING
WORK.
SOMETIMES VERY DANGEROUS. WORK.
SOMETIMES VERY DANGEROUS.
THE PINS WERE FLYING ALL OVER SOMETIMES VERY DANGEROUS.
THE PINS WERE FLYING ALL OVER
THE PLACE, AND SOMETIMES INCONSL THE PINS WERE FLYING ALL OVER
THE PLACE, AND SOMETIMES INCONSL
EVEN WHILE THE PINS WERE STILL THE PLACE, AND SOMETIMES INCONSL
EVEN WHILE THE PINS WERE STILL
BEING CLEARING. EVEN WHILE THE PINS WERE STILL
BEING CLEARING.
AROUND THE TURN OF THE CENTURY, BEING CLEARING.
AROUND THE TURN OF THE CENTURY,
PIN BOYS WOULD STEP ON A PEDAL AROUND THE TURN OF THE CENTURY,
PIN BOYS WOULD STEP ON A PEDAL
THAT RAISED A SET OF STEEL PEGS PIN BOYS WOULD STEP ON A PEDAL
THAT RAISED A SET OF STEEL PEGS
FOR THE PINS TO SIT ON WHICH THAT RAISED A SET OF STEEL PEGS
FOR THE PINS TO SIT ON WHICH
WERE LOWERED WHEN THE LANE WAS FOR THE PINS TO SIT ON WHICH
WERE LOWERED WHEN THE LANE WAS
READY. WERE LOWERED WHEN THE LANE WAS
READY.
AND BECAUSE THEY HAVE NEVER BEEN READY.
AND BECAUSE THEY HAVE NEVER BEEN
REDESIGNED, PINS TODAY ARE STILL AND BECAUSE THEY HAVE NEVER BEEN
REDESIGNED, PINS TODAY ARE STILL
MADE WITH A HOLE FOR THE PEGS. TODAY THE MUSEUM MAINTAINS FOUR
LANES THAT WERE ORIGINALLY
INSTALLED IN BELLEVILLE, LANES THAT WERE ORIGINALLY
INSTALLED IN BELLEVILLE,
ILLINOIS, IN 1924. INSTALLED IN BELLEVILLE,
ILLINOIS, IN 1924.
UNLIKE MODERN LANES THAT ARE ILLINOIS, IN 1924.
UNLIKE MODERN LANES THAT ARE
ABOUT 42 BOARDS WIDE, THESE ARE UNLIKE MODERN LANES THAT ARE
ABOUT 42 BOARDS WIDE, THESE ARE
54 WIDE. ABOUT 42 BOARDS WIDE, THESE ARE
54 WIDE.
AND INSTEAD OF STEEL PEGS, THE 54 WIDE.
AND INSTEAD OF STEEL PEGS, THE
PINS WERE LOADED INTO THESE AND INSTEAD OF STEEL PEGS, THE
PINS WERE LOADED INTO THESE
CARRIAGES AND LOWERED TO THE PINS WERE LOADED INTO THESE
CARRIAGES AND LOWERED TO THE
FLOOR. CARRIAGES AND LOWERED TO THE
FLOOR.
BUT THE PROBLEM WAS THAT PIN FLOOR.
BUT THE PROBLEM WAS THAT PIN
BOYS WERE OFTEN UNRELIBRARIABLE, BUT THE PROBLEM WAS THAT PIN
BOYS WERE OFTEN UNRELIBRARIABLE,
AND THERE ARE CASES OF MATCHES BOYS WERE OFTEN UNRELIBRARIABLE,
AND THERE ARE CASES OF MATCHES
HAVING BEEN POSTPONED BECAUSE AND THERE ARE CASES OF MATCHES
HAVING BEEN POSTPONED BECAUSE
THERE WERE NOT ENOUGH SPOTTERS HAVING BEEN POSTPONED BECAUSE
THERE WERE NOT ENOUGH SPOTTERS
AVAILABLE. THERE WERE NOT ENOUGH SPOTTERS
AVAILABLE.
BUT THAT WAS ALL ABOUT TO CHANGE IN THE 50’S,
TECHNOLOGY GAVE BOWLING QUITE A
BOOST. TECHNOLOGY GAVE BOWLING QUITE A
BOOST.
PIN BOYS WERE REPLACED BY BOOST.
PIN BOYS WERE REPLACED BY
MACHINES WHICH COULD WORK ANY PIN BOYS WERE REPLACED BY
MACHINES WHICH COULD WORK ANY
HOURS, AND THEN THERE WAS MACHINES WHICH COULD WORK ANY
HOURS, AND THEN THERE WAS
TELEVISION. ONE SHOW BEGAN WHEN A LOCAL LANE
OWNER IN CHICAGO CONVINCED THEM
THAT THE SHOW WOULD HAVE GREAT OWNER IN CHICAGO CONVINCED THEM
THAT THE SHOW WOULD HAVE GREAT
APPEAL. THAT THE SHOW WOULD HAVE GREAT
APPEAL.
THE SHOW WAS CINDY SYNDICATED, APPEAL.
THE SHOW WAS CINDY SYNDICATED,
NATIONALLY AND SPURRED A HOST OF THE SHOW WAS CINDY SYNDICATED,
NATIONALLY AND SPURRED A HOST OF
OTHER PROGRAMS. NATIONALLY AND SPURRED A HOST OF
OTHER PROGRAMS.
>>TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTED THE OTHER PROGRAMS.
>>TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTED THE
GAME’S ABILITY TO MAKE HEROES>>TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTED THE
GAME’S ABILITY TO MAKE HEROES
OUT OF EVERY DAY PEOPLE, A THEME GAME’S ABILITY TO MAKE HEROES
OUT OF EVERY DAY PEOPLE, A THEME
THAT IS CARRIED THROUGHOUT THIS OUT OF EVERY DAY PEOPLE, A THEME
THAT IS CARRIED THROUGHOUT THIS
MUSEUM. THAT IS CARRIED THROUGHOUT THIS
MUSEUM.
TOUCH SCREENS, ACCESS A DATA MUSEUM.
TOUCH SCREENS, ACCESS A DATA
BASE WHICH INCLUDES THE NAME OF TOUCH SCREENS, ACCESS A DATA
BASE WHICH INCLUDES THE NAME OF
EVERY INDIVIDUAL WHO EVER BOWLED BASE WHICH INCLUDES THE NAME OF
EVERY INDIVIDUAL WHO EVER BOWLED
A 300 GAME OR 800 SERIES. EVERY INDIVIDUAL WHO EVER BOWLED
A 300 GAME OR 800 SERIES.
IN ADDITION, THE NEW SEM IS HOME A 300 GAME OR 800 SERIES.
IN ADDITION, THE NEW SEM IS HOME
TO SEVERAL HALLS OF FAME, IN ADDITION, THE NEW SEM IS HOME
TO SEVERAL HALLS OF FAME,
INCLUDING THOSE OF THE WOMAN’S TO SEVERAL HALLS OF FAME,
INCLUDING THOSE OF THE WOMAN’S
INTERNATIONAL BOWLING CONGRESS, INCLUDING THOSE OF THE WOMAN’S
INTERNATIONAL BOWLING CONGRESS,
PROFESSIONAL BOWLER’S INTERNATIONAL BOWLING CONGRESS,
PROFESSIONAL BOWLER’S
ASSOCIATION, THE BOWLING PROFESSIONAL BOWLER’S
ASSOCIATION, THE BOWLING
PROPRIETOR’S ASSOCIATION OF ASSOCIATION, THE BOWLING
PROPRIETOR’S ASSOCIATION OF
AMERICA, AND AMERICAN BOWLING PROPRIETOR’S ASSOCIATION OF
AMERICA, AND AMERICAN BOWLING
CONGRESS. AMERICA, AND AMERICAN BOWLING
CONGRESS.
THE CONGRESS WAS ESTABLISHED IN CONGRESS.
THE CONGRESS WAS ESTABLISHED IN
1895 TO STANDARDIZE ALL ASPECTS THE CONGRESS WAS ESTABLISHED IN
1895 TO STANDARDIZE ALL ASPECTS
OF BOWLING FROM THE RULES, TO 1895 TO STANDARDIZE ALL ASPECTS
OF BOWLING FROM THE RULES, TO
THE DIMENSIONS OF THE PIN. OF BOWLING FROM THE RULES, TO
THE DIMENSIONS OF THE PIN.
IN 1931, THE HALL OF FAME WAS THE DIMENSIONS OF THE PIN.
IN 1931, THE HALL OF FAME WAS
CREATED WHICH MAKES IT THE THIRD IN 1931, THE HALL OF FAME WAS
CREATED WHICH MAKES IT THE THIRD
OLDEST AMONG ALL SPORTS. CREATED WHICH MAKES IT THE THIRD
OLDEST AMONG ALL SPORTS.
AMONG THE INDUCTEES IS THOMAS OLDEST AMONG ALL SPORTS.
AMONG THE INDUCTEES IS THOMAS
CURTIS REGARDED AS THE FATHER OF AMONG THE INDUCTEES IS THOMAS
CURTIS REGARDED AS THE FATHER OF
BOWLING. CURTIS REGARDED AS THE FATHER OF
BOWLING.
HE WAS CREDITED WITH WRITING THE BOWLING.
HE WAS CREDITED WITH WRITING THE
FIRST RULES OF THE GAME IN 1875. HE WAS CREDITED WITH WRITING THE
FIRST RULES OF THE GAME IN 1875.
HE WAS THE ORIGINATOR OF THE FIRST RULES OF THE GAME IN 1875.
HE WAS THE ORIGINATOR OF THE
TOURNAMENT CONCEPT, AND HE WAS HE WAS THE ORIGINATOR OF THE
TOURNAMENT CONCEPT, AND HE WAS
THE BOWLING CONGRESS’ FIRST TOURNAMENT CONCEPT, AND HE WAS
THE BOWLING CONGRESS’ FIRST
PRESIDENT. THE BOWLING CONGRESS’ FIRST
PRESIDENT.
AT THAT TIME, WOMEN IN THEIR PRESIDENT.
AT THAT TIME, WOMEN IN THEIR
LONG SKIRTS WERE BOWLING ACROSS AT THAT TIME, WOMEN IN THEIR
LONG SKIRTS WERE BOWLING ACROSS
THE COUNTRY, BUT THE CONGRESS LONG SKIRTS WERE BOWLING ACROSS
THE COUNTRY, BUT THE CONGRESS
WAS ONLY FOR MEN. THE COUNTRY, BUT THE CONGRESS
WAS ONLY FOR MEN.
SO IN 1917, RIGHT HERE IN ST. WAS ONLY FOR MEN.
SO IN 1917, RIGHT HERE IN ST.
LOUIS, THE WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL SO IN 1917, RIGHT HERE IN ST.
LOUIS, THE WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL
BOWLING CONGRESS WAS BORN. LOUIS, THE WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL
BOWLING CONGRESS WAS BORN.
ONE OF THE PICTURES HANGING HERE BOWLING CONGRESS WAS BORN.
ONE OF THE PICTURES HANGING HERE
IS OF LORETTA MC CUTCHAM, WHO ONE OF THE PICTURES HANGING HERE
IS OF LORETTA MC CUTCHAM, WHO
TOURED THE COUNTRY TEACHING IS OF LORETTA MC CUTCHAM, WHO
TOURED THE COUNTRY TEACHING
STRUCK ORS THE GAME. TOURED THE COUNTRY TEACHING
STRUCK ORS THE GAME.
IN 1927 SHE AGREED TO MATCH WITH STRUCK ORS THE GAME.
IN 1927 SHE AGREED TO MATCH WITH
BOWLER JIMMY, AND WON TWO OUT OF IN 1927 SHE AGREED TO MATCH WITH
BOWLER JIMMY, AND WON TWO OUT OF
THREE GAMES. BOWLER JIMMY, AND WON TWO OUT OF
THREE GAMES.
>>AFTER TOURING THE MUSEUM AND THREE GAMES.
>>AFTER TOURING THE MUSEUM AND
ITS HALLS OF FAME, VISITORS ARE>>AFTER TOURING THE MUSEUM AND
ITS HALLS OF FAME, VISITORS ARE
GIVEN FOUR FRAMES OF FREE ITS HALLS OF FAME, VISITORS ARE
GIVEN FOUR FRAMES OF FREE
BOWLING. GIVEN FOUR FRAMES OF FREE
BOWLING.
THIS IS THE ONLY SPORTS MUSEUM BOWLING.
THIS IS THE ONLY SPORTS MUSEUM
WHERE AFTER YOU LEARN ABOUT A THIS IS THE ONLY SPORTS MUSEUM
WHERE AFTER YOU LEARN ABOUT A
SPORT, YOU ACTUALLY GET A CHANCE WHERE AFTER YOU LEARN ABOUT A
SPORT, YOU ACTUALLY GET A CHANCE
TO PLAY THE GAME. SPORT, YOU ACTUALLY GET A CHANCE
TO PLAY THE GAME.
— FOR SCHOOL GROUPS, THE STAFF
HERE OFFERS SEVERAL MATH BASED
ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS WHERE HERE OFFERS SEVERAL MATH BASED
ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS WHERE
STUDENTS LEARN HOW TO MEASURE, ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS WHERE
STUDENTS LEARN HOW TO MEASURE,
DO GRAPHING AND ALGEBRAIC STUDENTS LEARN HOW TO MEASURE,
DO GRAPHING AND ALGEBRAIC
EQUATIONS ALL THAT BEFORE THEY DO GRAPHING AND ALGEBRAIC
EQUATIONS ALL THAT BEFORE THEY
GET TO GO BOWLING. SINCE IT IS LOCATED ACROSS THE
STREET FROM BUSCH STADIUM, IT IS
APPROPRIATE IT IS ALSO THE HOME STREET FROM BUSCH STADIUM, IT IS
APPROPRIATE IT IS ALSO THE HOME
OF THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS HALL APPROPRIATE IT IS ALSO THE HOME
OF THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS HALL
OF FAME. OF THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS HALL
OF FAME.
THE TEAM IS RICH WITH HISTORY, OF FAME.
THE TEAM IS RICH WITH HISTORY,
FILLED WITH LEGENDARY NAMES FROM THE TEAM IS RICH WITH HISTORY,
FILLED WITH LEGENDARY NAMES FROM
A FRANCHISE THAT HAS WON THE FILLED WITH LEGENDARY NAMES FROM
A FRANCHISE THAT HAS WON THE
SECOND MOST WORLD SERIES A FRANCHISE THAT HAS WON THE
SECOND MOST WORLD SERIES
CHAMPIONSHIPS. SECOND MOST WORLD SERIES
CHAMPIONSHIPS.
THE FIRST WAS IN 1926, AND FROM CHAMPIONSHIPS.
THE FIRST WAS IN 1926, AND FROM
IT, IS THIS WARM UP SWEATER WORN THE FIRST WAS IN 1926, AND FROM
IT, IS THIS WARM UP SWEATER WORN
BY PITCHER JESSIE HAINEST S AND IT, IS THIS WARM UP SWEATER WORN
BY PITCHER JESSIE HAINEST S AND
THE BAT HE USED TO HIT A HOME BY PITCHER JESSIE HAINEST S AND
THE BAT HE USED TO HIT A HOME
RUN. THE BAT HE USED TO HIT A HOME
RUN.
THAT SERIES WENT THE DISTANCE RUN.
THAT SERIES WENT THE DISTANCE
LASTING SEVEN GAMES. THAT SERIES WENT THE DISTANCE
LASTING SEVEN GAMES.
THE CARDINALS WERE LED BY PLAYER LASTING SEVEN GAMES.
THE CARDINALS WERE LED BY PLAYER
MANAGER AND FEWER HAULER FAMER THE CARDINALS WERE LED BY PLAYER
MANAGER AND FEWER HAULER FAMER
IS ROGER HORNSBY. MANAGER AND FEWER HAULER FAMER
IS ROGER HORNSBY.
HE WAS PAID $30,000 WITH THIS IS ROGER HORNSBY.
HE WAS PAID $30,000 WITH THIS
CONTRACT. HE WAS PAID $30,000 WITH THIS
CONTRACT.
OTHER PLAYERS INCLUDE BOB CONTRACT.
OTHER PLAYERS INCLUDE BOB
GIBSON, FIVE TIME 20 GAME WINNER OTHER PLAYERS INCLUDE BOB
GIBSON, FIVE TIME 20 GAME WINNER
AND THUS FAR THE ONLY CARDINAL GIBSON, FIVE TIME 20 GAME WINNER
AND THUS FAR THE ONLY CARDINAL
PLAYER TO HAVE WON THE CY YOUNG AND THUS FAR THE ONLY CARDINAL
PLAYER TO HAVE WON THE CY YOUNG
AWARD. PLAYER TO HAVE WON THE CY YOUNG
AWARD.
DIZZY DEAN WHO WON 30 GAMES IN AWARD.
DIZZY DEAN WHO WON 30 GAMES IN
1934 AND WAS PART OF THE FAMOUS DIZZY DEAN WHO WON 30 GAMES IN
1934 AND WAS PART OF THE FAMOUS
GAS HOUSE GANG WHO WON THAT YEAR 1934 AND WAS PART OF THE FAMOUS
GAS HOUSE GANG WHO WON THAT YEAR
AS WORLD SERIES. GAS HOUSE GANG WHO WON THAT YEAR
AS WORLD SERIES.
THERE IS LOU BROCK, BASEBALL’S AS WORLD SERIES.
THERE IS LOU BROCK, BASEBALL’S
MAN OF STEEL, WHOSE BASE STEALG THERE IS LOU BROCK, BASEBALL’S
MAN OF STEEL, WHOSE BASE STEALG
TECHNIQUE WAS SUCCESSFUL THREE MAN OF STEEL, WHOSE BASE STEALG
TECHNIQUE WAS SUCCESSFUL THREE
OUT OF EVERY FOUR ATTEMPTS. TECHNIQUE WAS SUCCESSFUL THREE
OUT OF EVERY FOUR ATTEMPTS.
OFFICIAL BATTING ORDER FOR THE OUT OF EVERY FOUR ATTEMPTS.
OFFICIAL BATTING ORDER FOR THE
GAME WHICH HE GOT 3,000TH HIT OFFICIAL BATTING ORDER FOR THE
GAME WHICH HE GOT 3,000TH HIT
VERSUS THE CUBS IN 1979. GAME WHICH HE GOT 3,000TH HIT
VERSUS THE CUBS IN 1979.
AND SPEAKING OF 3,000 HITS, THE VERSUS THE CUBS IN 1979.
AND SPEAKING OF 3,000 HITS, THE
FIRST CARDINAL TO REACH THAT AND SPEAKING OF 3,000 HITS, THE
FIRST CARDINAL TO REACH THAT
MARK WAS ALSO ELECTED NATIONAL FIRST CARDINAL TO REACH THAT
MARK WAS ALSO ELECTED NATIONAL
LEAGUE MOST VALUABLE PLAYER MARK WAS ALSO ELECTED NATIONAL
LEAGUE MOST VALUABLE PLAYER
THREE TIMES, AND WON THE LEAGUE MOST VALUABLE PLAYER
THREE TIMES, AND WON THE
NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING THREE TIMES, AND WON THE
NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING
CHAMPIONSHIP SEVEN TIMES. NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING
CHAMPIONSHIP SEVEN TIMES.
WE ARE TALKING OF COURSE, THE CHAMPIONSHIP SEVEN TIMES.
WE ARE TALKING OF COURSE, THE
STAN THE MAN MUSIAL. WE ARE TALKING OF COURSE, THE
STAN THE MAN MUSIAL.
THERE ARE NINE CASES FILLED WITH STAN THE MAN MUSIAL.
THERE ARE NINE CASES FILLED WITH
AWARDS AND MEMORABILIA FROM ONE THERE ARE NINE CASES FILLED WITH
AWARDS AND MEMORABILIA FROM ONE
OF THE GREATEST AND FAVORITE AWARDS AND MEMORABILIA FROM ONE
OF THE GREATEST AND FAVORITE
CARDINAL PLAYERS. OF THE GREATEST AND FAVORITE
CARDINAL PLAYERS.
HERE IS HIS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CARDINAL PLAYERS.
HERE IS HIS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
RING, AND A CAP FROM DAYTONA HERE IS HIS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
RING, AND A CAP FROM DAYTONA
BEACH WHERE HE PLAYED IN THE RING, AND A CAP FROM DAYTONA
BEACH WHERE HE PLAYED IN THE
FLORIDA STATE LEAGUE IN 1940. BEACH WHERE HE PLAYED IN THE
FLORIDA STATE LEAGUE IN 1940.
AND WHOSE MOST RECENT CARDINAL FLORIDA STATE LEAGUE IN 1940.
AND WHOSE MOST RECENT CARDINAL
TO HAVE A SPOT HERE? AND WHOSE MOST RECENT CARDINAL
TO HAVE A SPOT HERE?
THAT HONOR, OF COURSE, BELONGS TO HAVE A SPOT HERE?
THAT HONOR, OF COURSE, BELONGS
TO MARK MC GWIRE. THAT HONOR, OF COURSE, BELONGS
TO MARK MC GWIRE.
WE ARE TOLD SINCE HE USES HIS TO MARK MC GWIRE.
WE ARE TOLD SINCE HE USES HIS
BATS UNTIL THEY ARE CRACKED OR WE ARE TOLD SINCE HE USES HIS
BATS UNTIL THEY ARE CRACKED OR
BROKEN, IT IS UNUSUAL TO HAVE BATS UNTIL THEY ARE CRACKED OR
BROKEN, IT IS UNUSUAL TO HAVE
ONE ON DISPLAY THAT’S INTACT. BROKEN, IT IS UNUSUAL TO HAVE
ONE ON DISPLAY THAT’S INTACT.
THIS ONE, WAS USED TO HIT THE ONE ON DISPLAY THAT’S INTACT.
THIS ONE, WAS USED TO HIT THE
LONGEST HOME RUN IN BUSCH THIS ONE, WAS USED TO HIT THE
LONGEST HOME RUN IN BUSCH
STADIUM HISTORY, 545 FEET IN TO LONGEST HOME RUN IN BUSCH
STADIUM HISTORY, 545 FEET IN TO
CENTER FIELD. STADIUM HISTORY, 545 FEET IN TO
CENTER FIELD.
IT ALSO WAS USED TO HIT HIS CENTER FIELD.
IT ALSO WAS USED TO HIT HIS
400TH CAREER HOME RUN IN NEW IT ALSO WAS USED TO HIT HIS
400TH CAREER HOME RUN IN NEW
YORK. 400TH CAREER HOME RUN IN NEW
YORK.
NEXT TO IT ARE THE BATTING YORK.
NEXT TO IT ARE THE BATTING
GLOVES HE WORE WHETHER HE HIT NEXT TO IT ARE THE BATTING
GLOVES HE WORE WHETHER HE HIT
HIS 60TH IN THAT RECORD BREAKING GLOVES HE WORE WHETHER HE HIT
HIS 60TH IN THAT RECORD BREAKING
SEASON. MORE THAN JUST HIGHLIGHTING THE
GREAT PLAYERS, IT ALSO TELLS THE
STORY OF PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL GREAT PLAYERS, IT ALSO TELLS THE
STORY OF PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL
IN THIS TOWN. STORY OF PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL
IN THIS TOWN.
HERE IS A RARE ITEM, A LEATHER IN THIS TOWN.
HERE IS A RARE ITEM, A LEATHER
SUITCASE THAT WAS TIED TO THE HERE IS A RARE ITEM, A LEATHER
SUITCASE THAT WAS TIED TO THE
BACK OF A BUS AND BELONGED TO SUITCASE THAT WAS TIED TO THE
BACK OF A BUS AND BELONGED TO
THE ST. LOUIS STARS OF THE OLD BACK OF A BUS AND BELONGED TO
THE ST. LOUIS STARS OF THE OLD
NEGRO LEAGUE, A TEAM THAT WON THE ST. LOUIS STARS OF THE OLD
NEGRO LEAGUE, A TEAM THAT WON
THE LEAGUE CROWN THREE YEARS NEGRO LEAGUE, A TEAM THAT WON
THE LEAGUE CROWN THREE YEARS
RUNNING FROM 1928 TO 1931. THE LEAGUE CROWN THREE YEARS
RUNNING FROM 1928 TO 1931.
AND THEN THERE WAS THE ST. LOUIS RUNNING FROM 1928 TO 1931.
AND THEN THERE WAS THE ST. LOUIS
BROWNS. AND THEN THERE WAS THE ST. LOUIS
BROWNS.
BILL BECK OWNED THAT TEAM UNTIL BROWNS.
BILL BECK OWNED THAT TEAM UNTIL
1953 WHEN THEY MOVED TO BILL BECK OWNED THAT TEAM UNTIL
1953 WHEN THEY MOVED TO
BALTIMORE. 1953 WHEN THEY MOVED TO
BALTIMORE.
THEY PLAYED THEIR HOME GAMES IN BALTIMORE.
THEY PLAYED THEIR HOME GAMES IN
OLD SPORTSMANS PARK. THEY PLAYED THEIR HOME GAMES IN
OLD SPORTSMANS PARK.
BUT THE CARDINALS ALSO PLAYED OLD SPORTSMANS PARK.
BUT THE CARDINALS ALSO PLAYED
UNTIL BUSH STAYED YUP. BUT THE CARDINALS ALSO PLAYED
UNTIL BUSH STAYED YUP.
BROWNS MOSTED THE FIRST NIGHT UNTIL BUSH STAYED YUP.
BROWNS MOSTED THE FIRST NIGHT
GAME EVER PLAYED IN THAT BROWNS MOSTED THE FIRST NIGHT
GAME EVER PLAYED IN THAT
STADIUM. GAME EVER PLAYED IN THAT
STADIUM.
THAT GAME DREW THE LARGEST HOME STADIUM.
THAT GAME DREW THE LARGEST HOME
CROWD FOR THE BROWNS IN TWELVE THAT GAME DREW THE LARGEST HOME
CROWD FOR THE BROWNS IN TWELVE
YEARS. CROWD FOR THE BROWNS IN TWELVE
YEARS.
IN 14 NIGHT GAMES, THE CLUB’S YEARS.
IN 14 NIGHT GAMES, THE CLUB’S
TOTAL ATTENDANCE WAS GREATER IN 14 NIGHT GAMES, THE CLUB’S
TOTAL ATTENDANCE WAS GREATER
THAN TOTAL ATTENDANCE THAN 50 TOTAL ATTENDANCE WAS GREATER
THAN TOTAL ATTENDANCE THAN 50
DAY GAMES. THAN TOTAL ATTENDANCE THAN 50
DAY GAMES.
BUT THE HIGH WATERMARK FOR THE DAY GAMES.
BUT THE HIGH WATERMARK FOR THE
FRANCHISE HAD TO HAVE BEEN IN BUT THE HIGH WATERMARK FOR THE
FRANCHISE HAD TO HAVE BEEN IN
1944. FRANCHISE HAD TO HAVE BEEN IN
1944.
THAT WAS THE YEAR BROWNS WON THE 1944.
THAT WAS THE YEAR BROWNS WON THE
PENNANT AND SO DID THE THAT WAS THE YEAR BROWNS WON THE
PENNANT AND SO DID THE
CARDINALS. PENNANT AND SO DID THE
CARDINALS.
IT WAS ONLY THE THIRD TIME IN CARDINALS.
IT WAS ONLY THE THIRD TIME IN
WORLD SERIES HISTORY WHEN ALL IT WAS ONLY THE THIRD TIME IN
WORLD SERIES HISTORY WHEN ALL
THE GAMES ARE PLAYED IN ONE WORLD SERIES HISTORY WHEN ALL
THE GAMES ARE PLAYED IN ONE
STADIUM. THE GAMES ARE PLAYED IN ONE
STADIUM.
IT WAS DUBBED THE STREETCAR STADIUM.
IT WAS DUBBED THE STREETCAR
SERIES. IT WAS DUBBED THE STREETCAR
SERIES.
OH, AND CARDINALS WON IN SIX SERIES.
OH, AND CARDINALS WON IN SIX
GAMES. OH, AND CARDINALS WON IN SIX
GAMES.
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