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"Here stands baseball's perfect warrior ..."
The Man In Full
Musial in his prime: coming off a season in which he led the league in average, hits, doubles, triples, total bases and slugging to win his third MVP award
SI HAS REGIONAL COVERS THIS WEEK: Musial Photograph: Bettmann/Corbis