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Comparing Mike Trout to the All-Time Greats

Mike Trout turned 24 years old today. He continues to amaze the baseball world and is on pace to go down as one of the best players to ever play the game. 411 more words

Mike Trout

The Seven Baseball Records That Will Never Be Broken

Joe DiMaggio’s 56-game hitting streak came to an end on this day in 1941. The streak is considered by many to be unbreakable, with Pete Rose mounting the most serious offensive in 1979 with a 44-game streak. 1,284 more words


Thrift Treasures 88: Return of the Bash Brothers 

Given my geographic location it’s pretty common that during my thrift store hunting I come across Oakland A’s and San Francisco Giants items.

While nothing moving forward likely won’t ever match a find from five years ago ( 492 more words

Baseball Cards

Ball signed by Rickey Henderson circa 1982 gifted to me by co-worker

I work with some awesome people. Their generosity is off the charts sometimes.

One of my co-workers, who collects game-used San Francisco 49ers equipment, often brings items to me to look at and help photo match. 103 more words


The Lost Art of the Stolen Base

These images are of a time when the stole base was as important as the home run. These were the table setters who disrupted the pitcher no matter how good the pitcher was. 236 more words