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Throwback Thursday: Mixed Emotions

Welcome to Throwback Thursday!

Every now and again I’ll be digging through the archives and revisiting some of my favourite posts from back in the days of my original card blog, … 1,143 more words

Baseball

Set 2 Cometh

As I said in the previous post, I would announce the second set of this series by the end of the week.  Well, that time is now. 181 more words

Set Updates And Introductions

Tony Gwynn, San Diego Padres, Hall of Fame, Batting Title Winner

Tony Gwynn is the only player in the list of Top 20 Career Batting Average Leaders to be born after 1959. The next youngest player in that list is Ted Williams, who was born in 1918 and retired in 1960 – the year that Gwynn was born. 475 more words

Baseball Cards

Stan the Man Musial

Those of you into baseball know that there was a very special ballplayer from St. Louis,  Stan “The Man” Musial.

I knew of Stan the Man because my father loved him as a baseball player.  286 more words

Just how great was Cody Bellinger

I think we are underappreciating just how great Cody Bellinger was last year.  The reason being that Cody missed almost a full month of major league ball and still broke the National League home run record. 392 more words

Don Schwall

The 1961 Rookie of the Year in the American League, Schwall spent seven seasons pitching in the majors, compiling a 49-48 record in the process. Schwall came up with the Boston Red Sox in 1961 and made an immediate impact. 129 more words