|Saying goodbye to ‘The Man’ and ‘The Grouch’|
|Written by Jim Metcalfe|
|Thursday, January 24, 2013 3:12 PM|
Another hero from the Boys of Summer is gone with the death of Cardinal great Stan “The Man” Musial.
He retired before I entered this mortal coil, so I can only speak from watching past films and such, but he was still a hero to many of us — even Reds’ fans! — growing up.
He did it with class, even if he wasn’t the most “sound” player.
We wanted to be like those guys — current and retired — playing in the backyard or at the park and we had their baseball cards.
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