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World Series Classics: LXIII – 1966 Style

Each year, when Spring has sprung, Southern California sports scribes pencil in their picks for League winners: Anaheim Angels in the AL, and LA Dodgers in the NL. 628 more words

Major League Baseball

1955 HEADLINE: Brooks Robinson To Make His Debut For The Orioles

1955 HEADLINE: Brooks Robinson To Make His Debut For The Orioles

On this day in 1955, Brooks Robinson made his big-league debut.

At the age of 18, Robinson and his Baltimore Orioles teammates hosted the Washington Senators.  46 more words


Thrift Treasures 72: Three Baggies Of Cards, $1.99 each. I spy vintage!

I recently heard from one of my Twitter followers that he enjoys the Thrift Treasures series, but wished they were more frequent.  Believe me, me too.  886 more words

Baseball Cards

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday...Brooks Robinson

Hands down one of the greatest third baseman to ever play the position , Brooks Robinson was nickname the human vaccum cleaner for good reason, no matter how you tried to hit the bal either past him or in front of him you were an automatic out. 510 more words


Quote of the day

I’m a guy who just wanted to see his name in the lineup everyday. To me, baseball was a passion to the point of obsession.

~Brooks Robinson