Statement from Gov. Nixon on passing of Stan Musial

January 20, 2013
Jefferson City, MO

Gov. Jay Nixon issued the following statement about the passing of Stan Musial:

"Stan Musial was a great American hero who - with the utmost humility - inspired us all to aim high and dream big. The world is emptier today without him, but far better to have known him. The legacy of 'baseball's perfect warrior' will endure and inspire generations to come."