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35 Years Ago in Sports Illustrated The five Cardinals outfielders taking flight on the cover of the spring training issue in 1956 were (from left) Bill Virdon, Harry Elliott, Rip Repulski, Wally Moon and Stan Musial. One of Musial's few peers as a hitter, Ted Williams, was also in the issue, as the subject of a pictorial feature on his sailfishing contest with Sam Snead, the golfer. Snead won, five fish to three.
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35 Years Ago in Sports Illustrated
The five Cardinals outfielders taking flight on the cover of the spring training issue in 1956 were (from left) Bill Virdon, Harry Elliott, Rip Repulski, Wally Moon and Stan Musial. One of Musial's few peers as a hitter, Ted Williams, was also in the issue, as the subject of a pictorial feature on his sailfishing contest with Sam Snead, the golfer. Snead won, five fish to three.

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