Originally Posted by eastchicagosoxfan
R.I.P. Stan "The Man Unusual" Musial. As a fellow Polish American, I always held "Stash" in extremely high esteem. I always liked Musial more than his contemporary, Williams. While Williams would talk for hours about hitting, I thought Musial summed up hitting pretty well.
"You wait for a strike, then you knock the **** out of it."
Stan was "The Man." Pitcher Dan Stanhouse, an oddball, was "The Man Unusual." The Man indeed.
Better watch out,
Better not cry,
Better not pout,
I'm telling you why,
Santa Claus is dead.
Aw, Merry Christmas anyway.