1,500 US Marines Land in Lebanon
This nameplate was used in 1958
1,500 US Marines Land in Lebanon
This nameplate was used in 1958

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Whitey Herzog and Stan Musial, 1988

Whitey Herzog and Stan Musial, 1988

St. Louis Cardinals

Tokyo, January, 1988: St. Louis Cardinals manager Whitey Herzog listens to a question as Hall of Famer Stan Musial signs an autograph during a goodwill tour of Japan. The two were joined on the tour by shortstop Ozzie Smith and outfielder Vince Coleman. Herzog and Smith eventually joined Musial in the Hall of Fame, Smith in 2002 and Herzog in 2010.

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Tokyo, January, 1988: St. Louis Cardinals manager Whitey Herzog listens to a question as Hall of Famer Stan Musial signs an autograph during a goodwill tour of Japan. The two were joined on the tour by shortstop Ozzie Smith and outfielder Vince Coleman. Herzog and Smith eventually joined Musial in the Hall of Fame, Smith in 2002 and Herzog in 2010.