St. Louis native and former New York Yankee Johnny Sturm has died at the age of 88. Sturm hit leadoff for the Yankees while Jo DiMaggio hit in 56 straight games in 1941, which was his only season in the big leagues. After the season he enlisted in the Army and lost an index finger in a tractor accident….The winner of Missouri’s amateur women’s golf championship in 1946, 1948 and 1949 has died in Chesterfield, Missouri. Betty Broz was 79 years old.
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