In the fifth episode of the Sports Plus Rewind, Mike Bush and producer Corey Miller replay a classic Sports Plus interview with baseball hall of famer and legendary all around gentleman, Stan Musial.
Musial was a frequent visitor to the Sports Plus couch, but made this appearance in 1998 in the midst of the McGwire/Sosa home run chase.
"Every time he swings, it might be a homerun," Musial said. "So, it's exciting and the fans love him and he's a great guy. He's doing wonders for baseball."
Mike and Stan talked about hitting in different eras, some cool moments Stan had with presidents, Stan's take on power hitters and even a classic Stan Musial harmonica solo.
Carlton talked about developing his slider, the infamous trade from the Cardinals, entering the Baseball hall of Fame and comeback tease.
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5 On Your Side's Sports Plus Podcast leans on decades of St. Louis sports knowledge to dissect, analyze, debate, storytell and add historical context to the sports topics captivating the fans of the St. Louis metro area.
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