The Big Hitter Of The 50′s Decade, Musial
Running the racial integration, joined organized baseball with all the figures of importance included the Caribbean, guaranteeing the presence in major league baseball of sluggers as Mays, Aaron, Banks, Minoso, Clemente or Frank Robinson who, along with Williams, Mantle, Sievers, to Rosen, to Ashburn, Snider or Colavito, ensured the massacre on the pitching of both leagues. However, by the “intelligent control pitching” the hurler continued lead the actions.
The recovery of the “style” of the 1920s almost did the depressing spectacle of the collapse of the pitching as happened during the experiment steroids, simply, the return of the hitting to interesting levels and their coexistence of importance with the pitching made much more stronger the game, which not was affected by crisis that questioned the credibility of the permanence in the popular levels of interest as the 90′s and early 2000′s.
Between all the sluggers of class and prestige of baseball 50′s era, who was the best of all?
Numbers explains that, analizing the average ever almost religious answer, say the best batter of the 50′s was the immortal Stan Musial, for the excellence as belonging the top ten for departaments of each one of importance.
This guy should be placed among the five best all-time and narrowly is not selected to the Team of the Century, because to some, questionable and suspicious the amount of home runs with the help of the lab so they preferred, rather than embarrassing to the game story, when he should be immediately after Ruth, Foxx, Williams and tied with Gehrig as the better ever seen sluggers naturals, without steroids
With regard to the place where belong Stan Musial among the top ten, in addition to nominate the first, this is the proof of everything said:
Musial, 3rd, 266
RUNS BATTED IN:
Musial, 3rd, 972
Musial, 2nd, 1771
Musial, 3rd, 948
Musial, 1st, 356
Musial, 4th, 61
.989 Musial 1st
Musial, 3rd, 1456