Fisk would have been a basketball star if he had chosen to do so.
1912 Centennial set of 9 cards: Shoeless Joe, Cobb, Speaker, Wagner, Cy Young, Bender, Baker, Brown, McGraw
these cards are 2 x 3 inches, larger than tobacco size.
McGinnity won 30 games that year.
One of the greatest sluggers ever, and a fine person as well…
Just when they said Roberts was all washed up, he had a great season…
He shoots 100% in basketball too – even full court shots!
Tiant Sr. was one of the greatest pitchers ever…
It was a hell of a year for Bench, playing in the snow, avoiding muggers and riots, and batting in a football stadium.
A new series I am working on, called the Century Series, which will eventually include players from the entire 20th century. It couldn’t have been easy for Mays that season. A black among whites, a southerner among yankees, and a child among adults, he was under a lot of pressure. And still he batted .353!