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'Mr. Cub' leaves the field

Ernie Banks has died and I’m feeling strangely out of sorts.

At one level, I am — of course — sad to hear the news of Mr. 360 more words

Sports News

The Mickey Mantle Collection

When it comes to collecting baseball cards there are just a few names that really strikes a cord with collecting Perhaps the biggest name is Mickey Mantle.  212 more words

Baseball Cards

The Best Baseball Player Born in Oklahoma: Mickey Mantle

Typically a state known for its football, there are a nice chunk of talented baseball players born in the Sooner State. Johnny Bench, Willie Stargell… 117 more words

Facts And History

The Hall of the Damn Good: Progress

My idea for this project stemmed from Bob Costas saying something along the lines of, the hall should have been reserved for true immortals of the game, Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, those guys should have a copper plaque hanging in the hall of immortals. 582 more words

Baseball

Baseball Cards! Mickey Mantle Topps and Bowman Reprints

I am not a Yankees fan.  And I don’t particularly like Mickey Mantle.  But there is no denying that I would probably not be a baseball fan without the dude. 603 more words

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