On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

After one of the best seasons in baseball history, St Louis Cardinals utility Stan Musial is named NL MVP; leads NL in batting average (.365), runs (135), RBI (131), hits (230), doubles (46), triples (18) & slugging (.702), with 39 HRs

MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial

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  • T. Coraghessan Boyle, American writer