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MLB All-Star 2
March 18, 2009

Gov. Jay Nixon visits with National Baseball Hall of Fame member and former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith after announcing the dedication of additional state tourism funds to promote the St. Louis region as a national tourism destination for this summer's Major League Baseball All-Star Game, while visiting Busch Stadium in St. Louis on March 18, 2009. Gov. Nixon directed the Missouri Tourism Commission to develop a detailed marketing plan to encourage baseball fans to "arrive early and stay late" for July's All-Star Game. Looking on is Kathleen Ratcliffe, president of the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission.download

MLB All-Star 2