RailPictures.Net Photo: KCS 27 Kansas City Southern Railway EMD E8(A) at Kansas City, Missouri by John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com
 
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Kansas City Southern Railway (more..)
EMD E8(A) (more..)
KC Terminal trackage (more..)
Kansas City, Missouri, USA (more..)
June, 1967
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KCS 27 (more..)
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John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com (more..)
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The Southern Belle eases out of the KC terminal a few blocks into it's journey to the sunbelt, passing the old Municipal Stadium home of the A's for that final summer in KC before heading to Oakland. That June 9 1967, a young Reggie Jackson was called up from Birmingham by the A's and made his debut in the 5th inning of game 2 of a twilight doubleheader vs. the Indians. He smacked a leadoff triple, a bright spot in a dismal season for the A's, and the beginning of a Hall Of Fame career.
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