Honus and me

The returned '52 cards were subsequently sunk from a barge in the Hudson River. The Pirates were in contention into August, but an ankle injury sidelined Wagner for 25 games and the team slid from the race.

My wife added the plants back to the tank and again the white slime returned. Mastro worked with Sotheby's for the next four years to facilitate sports memorabilia auctions and established himself as a leading card dealer in the industry. According to an October 12,issue Honus and me The Sporting NewsWagner did not give his consent to appear on the baseball card.

They had to shut down the sale, however, because Connelly only agreed to appraise the card if his report was printed in its entirety at the eBay card listing. Try to name five movies, good or bad, about golf.

As Connelly pointed out, the collectors chose not to make bids because "[w]hen eBay pulled the card Take a look at these posts for Oscar info. Wagner was 5-for-5 in the game; after each hit, he reportedly held up another finger to Donlin, who went hitless, and who had just beaten runner-up Wagner by a wide margin in a "most popular player" poll.

Both of them had crazy adventures together such as switching cloths in the middle of the game so that Honus was injured. The card was sent all across the United States, as part of Wal-Mart's plan to rejuvenate the baseball card market. The deeper problem is the inequity of franchise values.

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Walton, however, never paid, and Heritage Auction Galleries subsequently contacted one of its longtime clients, Nicholas DePace, a New Jersey cardiologist, who immediately agreed to buy the card for the same price.

Eric June 29, at 6: The card was given this designation by PSA due to its oversized nature. Ed Barrow once told me he could have been as good in any position but he made his greatest name as shortstop. InWagner ran for sheriff of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania but lost. American Tobacco CompanyU.

According to an October 12,issue of The Sporting NewsWagner did not give his consent to appear on the baseball card. He led the National League seven times at bat and he was always up with the leaders when he was in his forties.

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He felt guilty but that night Honus Wagner appeared in his room and started talking to him. He briefly held the role of interim manager, but after going 1—4, Wagner told owner Dreyfuss the job was not for him. Honus even lets Stosh play for him and make some good plays! Subsequent research has since revised this total to 3, I used to box as a kid.

There are fewer than 60 authenticated Wagner cards in existence.It is amazing how quickly big-league hitters and pitchers adjust. Once the league figures out a weakness, players go right to it, and you get exposed. Fair weather, falling gas prices help Thanksgiving travelers.

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We've compiled a list of the most expensive baseball cards in the hobby! THE STRIKE-OUT KING STRIKES IT RICH! Joe Stoshack lives for baseball. He knows everything there is to know about the game — except how to play well. His specialty is striking out. Joe feels like a real loser, and when he takes a low-pay job cleaning a bunch of junk out of his neighbor's attic, he.

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