Hall of Fame Weekend


Whitey Herzog was inducted today, along with Andre Dawson and some umpire. A couple of years ago, another Cardinal manager was inducted. Billy Southworth was his name and here’s his story. His life was bittersweet. He was a successful manager and decent enough ballplayer, but he lost his son, a bomber pilot, to a crash ona routine flight out of Laguardia after Southworth Jr. returned from Europe after flying many missions against Germany. Here’s more on that story.

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