Monthly Archives: February 2013

Card 103/104 Bill Lee & Phil Cavaretta

Big Bill Lee helped lead the Cubbies to the 1938 World Series with a 22-9 record and a 2.66 ERA. After being drafted by the Cardinals, Bill Veeck, Sr. obtained him in a trade on the advice of Jack Doyle … Continue reading

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Card 107/108 Frank Pytlak and Dom DiMaggio

Frank Pytlak was one of those plowhorse catchers who hang around for a long time and are always good to have around.  1938  was a big year for Pytlak as he caught Bob Feller’s 18 strike out gem and also … Continue reading

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