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Debut in Braves Field (August 17, 1915)

Boston defeats the Cardinals in their debut at Braves Field, 3-1. The concrete and steel facility, which took only five months to construct, becomes the first ballpark to seat more than 40,000 fans. 223 more words

Boston Braves

Happy Birthday Jorge Posada!!!

Happy Birthday Jorge Posada!!!

Jorge Posada turns 43 years old today.

I have always had a lot of respect for catchers.  I feel that their role is the most critical one on the team due to their handling of the entire pitching staff.  127 more words

All-star

Happy Birthday John 'Boog' Powell!!!

Happy Birthday John ‘Boog’ Powell!!!

‘Boog’ Powell turns 73 years old today.

The man who was beloved by the Baltimore Orioles and all of its fans is one of the most popular Orioles of all-time!!! 86 more words

Baseball

Ernie Banks 2013 Topps Triple Threads - Base

Ernie Banks 2013 Topps Triple Threads – Base

This card of Ernie Banks was one of many modern cards featuring legends of the game that came to me through a huge donation from a ’30-YOC’ loyal reader, Jared. 64 more words

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