There are a number of tributes to Stan Musial that have been written following his passing.
Jan 19, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; After learning of his passing fans begin a memorial at the Stan Musial statue at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, MO. Image Credit: Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports
Whether they are from writers from St. Louis or national media, they have all brought a tear or two to my eye as I have read them.
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William Nack, ESPN: Stan Musial was ‘The Man’ for good reason
Tim Kurkjian, ESPN: Stan Musial was one of the greatest players ever
Scott Boeck, USA Today: Six things to know about The Man
Jorge L. Ortiz, USA Today: Stan Musial formed a perfect marriage in St. Louis
Paul White, USA Today: Hall of Famer Stan ‘The Man’ Musial dead at 92
Bob Nightengale, USA Today: Albert Pujols on Stan Musial: ‘Thank G-d I knew him’
Rick Hummel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Forever known as ‘The Man’
Joe Strauss, St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Musial statue is a powerful magnet
Derrick Goold, St. Louis Post-Dispatch: ‘We’re not the same without Stan’
Tom Timmerman, St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Baseball writers dinner becomes tribute to Musial
David Schoenfield, ESPN: Musial may have been best left fielder ever
Marty Noble, MLB: Beloved Hall of Famer Musial dies at 92
Richard Justice, MLB: Stan Musial’s humility exceeded his prowess on the diamond
Andrew Simon, MLB: Tributes pour out for ‘Stan The Man’
Jennifer Langosch, MLB: Cardinals family pays tribute to legendary Stan Musial
Mike Bauman, MLB: Stan Musial was quite The Man on, off the field
John Schlegel, MLB: Stan Musial, Earl Weaver were two sides of the same competitive coin
Joe Posnanski, Sports on Earth: Remembering The Man