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Giancarlo Stanton 2014 Topps Archives - Gold - 1980 Topps Design

Giancarlo Stanton 2014 Topps Archives – Gold – 1980 Topps Design

FINALLY!!!

This one has been a long time coming, months in fact.  When the Topps Archives release came, I knew that I would want to try to grab some of the parallel cards of my favorite cards from the set.   115 more words

Baseball

Fact: Three Guys on the 1985 Kansas City Royals Hit Almost as Many Home Runs as the Entire 2014 Team

Most of us realize by now that the current Kansas City Royals team is not one to win with the long ball. Not a single member of the team hit 20 home runs in the regular season and they finished with only 95, the fewest in Major League Baseball. 75 more words

Facts And History

Oh, What a Record?

As I watched the Giants’ Travis Ishikawa* belt the winning home run in the National League Championship Series, it got me thinking about the first Japanese hitter to get America’s attention with his bat. 323 more words

Ladies Room

League Record Book: Home Runs

Every time I start to put something together about home runs, I think about that old Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine commercial. You know, the one that they smacked bats into batting tees while saying, “Chicks dig the long ball.” In fact, … 162 more words

Winchester Royals

Barry Bonds throws out first pitch before NLCS Game 4 in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — All-time Major League home run king Barry Bonds threw out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 4 of the 2014 NLCS between the Cardinals and Giants on Wednesday. 167 more words

MLB

Giancarlo Stanton 2014 Panini Prizm - Digi-Camoflage Parallel

Giancarlo Stanton 2014 Panini Prizm – Digi-Camouflage Parallel

Here is a pretty neat one:

I have yet to truly dig deep into the 2014 Panini Prizm set, but when I found this card online for just $1.00 with free shipping, I scooped it up for my Stanton PC. 79 more words

Baseball

Here Is My Giancarlo Stanton '2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Rainbow'

Here Is My Giancarlo Stanton ‘2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Rainbow’

Friends, I have done it again.

Another rainbow has been completed.

And this one features my favorite current MLB player – Giancarlo Stanton.   105 more words

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