The 1964 Legion Player of the Year for Upland Post 73 (Calif.), Fingers went on to a Hall of Fame career in the Majors, including an MVP, World Series MVP, Cy Young, three World Series wins and seven All Star appearances.
Gibson was the World Series Most Valuable Player in each of the Cardinals' two titles during his tenure. The nine-time All-Star added two Cy Young Awards to his resume. He is a member of the MLB All-Century team and was inducted into the Hall of Fame on his first ballot in 1981.
A Peoria, Ill., Legion Baseball alum and Sons of the American Legion member, Girardi won three World Series titles as a player and went on to a managerial career that includes a Manager of the Year award and a World Series title.