Photo of Mickey Lolich, he was the unexpected hero of the 1968 World Series.
Leon "Goose" Goslin, St. Louis Cardinals
St Louis. Cardinals' Rogers Hornsby finished his career with a .358 batting average, 301 home runs, and 1,584 RBI's. He was inducted to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1942.
Albert Pujols as a St. Louis Cardinal
Albert Pujols in 79th MLB All-Star Game
Albert Pujols, St. Louis Cardinals
The Dodgers won their first-ever World Series in 1955 under the managing of Walter Alston. Series MVP Johnny Podres threw two complete game wins to help the Dodgers in a four games to three win over the Yankees. This was the inaugural World Series MVP award.