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This Day in Padres History -- May 5

May 5, 1978 – The Padres tie the franchise record with four triples in a game in a 2-1 win at St. Louis. Shortstop Ozzie Smith… 43 more words

This Day In Padres History

The Magic 'Fro

While there are many baseball cards that will forever remain etched in my memory, most of them are because the player pictured was a star. Sometimes cards were memorable because he played for my favorite team (go Reds!). 436 more words

Happy Birthday, Dan Meyer

Happy Birthday to Dan Meyer, who played for the Tigers, Mariners and A’s in a career that spanned from 1974 to 1985.  The first time I ever saw Dan was April 22, 1975, when the Tigers were playing the Indians.  71 more words

Happy Birthday

My trade to the Cleveland Indians

George Steinbrenner tried to buy the Cleveland Indians in the early 1970’s, before he put together a deal for a little less than what Brett Gardner will make this year alone to buy the New York Yankees. 473 more words

Recollections Of My Baseball Career