Monthly Archives: May 2011

Card 79/80 Ken Keltner & Hal Trosky

A pretty darn good combo on this card…Ken Keltner is best known for his two brilliant stops that ended Joe DiMaggio’s 56 game hit streak. He was a solid hitter and a brilliant fielder, landing on seven All Star teams … Continue reading

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Card 81/82 Ted Williams and Joe Cronin

First off, a big thanks to Dave Foster who help me fill this hole in my set through Net 54.  If you have somehow meandered on to this site without being directed through Net 54, you are missing some of … Continue reading

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Card 109/110 Gerald Priddy and John Murphy

Look what the mail turned up today!  Jerry Priddy was a pretty good second sacker. Priddy is credited with inspiring a young Maury Wills on a visit to a playground for a clinic with African American boys. Wills recalled it … Continue reading

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Card 149/150 Debs Garms & Elbert Fletcher

Debs Garms had a solid career, much of which was spent with have-nots the Browns, Braves and the Pirates. He topped the senior circuit in batting in 1940, hitting .355 for the Pittsburgh Pirates despite having played in only 103 … Continue reading

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