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Sometimes you win, Sometimes you lose, Sometimes you break even ... in theory

About a month ago I located on eBay a lot of cards that I thought might have a nice return for me. The auction was poorly titled and clear as day in the pictures was what appeared to be a 1963 Topps Mickey Mantle. 402 more words

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Por Andrés Pascual

LA RESPUESTA.- En su famoso libro anual “The Handbook”, Bill James dice este fin de año que entre los activos hay ocho que deben llegar a Cooperstown: Albert Pujols, Alex Rodríguez, Vladimir Guerrero, Derek Jeter, Ichiro Suzuki, Chipper Jones, Iván Rodríguez y Mariano Rivera. 593 more words

Via 'With a Brooklyn Accent:' The United States of Sports and Music

Via Mark Naison, professor of history and African American history at Fordham University:

Growing up in Crown Heights in the 1950’s, the child of two teachers who had come out of dire poverty to scrape into the middle class, I viewed politics and government as abstractions, frightening and remote. 264 more words

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Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton: the modern day Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris?

The comparisons have already begun.

The two incredible New York Yankees sluggers and now teammates, Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton, are being described by some as the modern day Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris. 119 more words

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Some great vintage baseball cards on the auction block for Throwback Thursday! Aaron, Mantle, Maris

There are some pretty impressive cards from back in the day that are up for auction.

We found a few and they all end today. 40 more words