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R.I.P. Vern Rapp

(May 11, 1928 – December 31, 2015)

Former Cincinnati Reds and St. Louis Cardinals manager Vern Rapp passed away today. Rapp managed the Reds in 1984 prior to… 8 more words


Fun Cards: 1984 Topps Jeff Jones

The Cincinnati Reds gave Jeff Jones a chance in 1983. In sixteen April games, Jones collected 10 hits in 44 at-bats before returning to the minor leagues. 70 more words


I love getting mail

I received a couple of packages this week from fellow baseball card bloggers, which is always a nice surprise when you don’t know it’s coming. 411 more words


...Did He Just Say "Marvell Wynne"???

This time of year, the only live sports I watch – aside for the few spring training games we get –  is when I kill a few minutes by watching some hockey (NCAA or NHL) or soccer (EPL or MLS). 421 more words

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Moustaches and Awkward Poses

You know, it’s funny. Earlier today, I was wondering what the best possible combination of a great moustache and an awkward pose for a photograph would be. 91 more words