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Stan Musial honored at visitation

Updated: January 24, 2013, 8:15 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- Standing outside the Cathedral Basilica as thousands filed inside to pay their respects, Stan Musial's grandson was thankful.

"Just seeing all this," Brian Schwarze said, "and I got to play catch with him."

"I mean, he was my grandfather. But I really do believe I'm starting to understand somewhat what he meant to the whole community," he said.

Many visitors seemed to treat Thursday's six-hour public visitation as if it was Stan the Man's final game day, decked out ...

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