Missouri History Today March 12, 1958: The greatest bowler of all time and his teammates smash a record

On March 4, 1928, the Bunion Derby, an 84-day footrace along the 3,422 mile length of the new Route 66 began.  

Roger Hornsby Elected to the Hall of Fame

On January 4, 1942, the greatest right-handed hitter was elected to the Hall of Fame. Rogers Hornsby won seven batting titles and hit over .402 in three seasons.