October 11, 2008

Clinton Courier On-Line Edition

Clinton Courier On-Line Edition: "Oct. 9, 1934, the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Detroit Tigers in the seventh game of the World Series. The Cardinals’ “Gashouse Gang” nickname had to do with the team’s close resem-blance to the rowdy, dirt-streaked thugs who hung around the Gashouse District on Manhattan’s East Side."