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Old No.3 Has Place Of Honor
64 Years Ago Today - Cooperstown, NY - July 24, 1950 ~ AP Wire: “Mickey Cochrane, former Philadelphia Athletic catcher, shows Babe Ruth’s uniform to 11 year old Peter Klein of Schenectady, N.Y., during the formal opening today of a new $175,000 wingto the National Baseball Hall of Fame.”

Old No.3 Has Place Of Honor
64 Years Ago Today - Cooperstown, NY - July 24, 1950
~ AP Wire: “Mickey Cochrane, former Philadelphia Athletic catcher, shows Babe Ruth’s uniform to 11 year old Peter Klein of Schenectady, N.Y., during the formal opening today of a new $175,000 wingto the National Baseball Hall of Fame.”

1929 Louisville Colonels Team1929 Colonels Team Stats

~ There were quite a few past/future MLB players on the ‘29 Colonels, including HOF’er Billy Herman. I’m not 100% sure if he’s in this picture or not, so does anybody want to try to ID him (or exclude him)?

1929 Louisville Colonels Team
1929 Colonels Team Stats

~ There were quite a few past/future MLB players on the ‘29 Colonels, including HOF’er Billy Herman. I’m not 100% sure if he’s in this picture or not, so does anybody want to try to ID him (or exclude him)?

1933 All-Star Game Official Line Up Cards
AL vs. NL - Chicago - July 6, 1933

1933 All-Star Game Official Line Up Cards
AL vs. NL - Chicago - July 6, 1933

1962 NY Mets Old Timers Day Program
52 Years Ago Today - Polo Grounds, NY - July 14, 1962"Giants And Dodgers Of 1951 To Renew Rivalry, Eight Hall Of Famers Also To Be Honored"

1962 NY Mets Old Timers Day Program
52 Years Ago Today - Polo Grounds, NY - July 14, 1962
"Giants And Dodgers Of 1951 To Renew Rivalry, Eight Hall Of Famers Also To Be Honored"

1940 Babe Ruth Exhibition Game Score Card
74 Years Ago Today - Salt Lake City, Utah - July 9, 1940"Sponsored By Utah State Semi-Pro Baseball Association"

1940 Babe Ruth Exhibition Game Score Card
74 Years Ago Today - Salt Lake City, Utah - July 9, 1940
"Sponsored By Utah State Semi-Pro Baseball Association"

1937 All-Star Game Legends (colorized by BSmile)
Griffith Stadium - Washington, D.C. - July 7, 1937(L-R) Lou Gehrig, Joe Cronin, Bill Dickey, Joe DiMaggio, Charlie Gehringer, Jimmie Foxx & Hank Greenberg

1937 All-Star Game Legends (colorized by BSmile)
Griffith Stadium - Washington, D.C. - July 7, 1937
(L-R) Lou Gehrig, Joe Cronin, Bill Dickey, Joe DiMaggio, Charlie Gehringer, Jimmie Foxx & Hank Greenberg

Lou Gehrig Watches From the Bench1939 Yankee Stadium Dugout (colorized by BSmile)

Lou Gehrig Watches From the Bench
1939 Yankee Stadium Dugout (colorized by BSmile)

1939 Louisville Slugger Honor Roll Ad~ Featuring Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Eddie Collins, Nap Lajoie, Honus Wagner, George Sisler, Lou Gehrig & Tris Speaker

1939 Louisville Slugger Honor Roll Ad
~ Featuring Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Eddie Collins, Nap Lajoie, Honus Wagner, George Sisler, Lou Gehrig & Tris Speaker

1910 Inaugural Game At White Sox Park (Comiskey) Panoramic
104 Years Ago Today - Chicago, IL - July 1, 1910St. Louis Browns vs. Chicago White Sox

1910 Inaugural Game At White Sox Park (Comiskey) Panoramic
104 Years Ago Today - Chicago, IL - July 1, 1910
St. Louis Browns vs. Chicago White Sox

1939 Louisville Slugger Ad
Featuring Boston Red Sox Star Jimmie Foxx1938 A.L. Batting Champion and “Most Valuable Player” in ‘32, ‘33, ‘38 

1939 Louisville Slugger Ad
Featuring Boston Red Sox Star Jimmie Foxx
1938 A.L. Batting Champion and “Most Valuable Player” in ‘32, ‘33, ‘38 

Cobb And Ruth Meet In Golf Match For Charity
73 Years Ago Today - Newton, MA - June 25, 1941~ “Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb, two of baseball’s greatest stars of the past, shown holding the cup donated by Bette Davis, film star, before the 18-hole golf match played on the Commonwealth Country Club course here today by the two former stars. The match was for the benefit of the Golden Rule Farm of Franklin, N.H., which has to move because of flood control work in that vicinity. Ty Cobb won the match and the cup, 3 and 2.”

Cobb And Ruth Meet In Golf Match For Charity
73 Years Ago Today - Newton, MA - June 25, 1941
~ “Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb, two of baseball’s greatest stars of the past, shown holding the cup donated by Bette Davis, film star, before the 18-hole golf match played on the Commonwealth Country Club course here today by the two former stars. The match was for the benefit of the Golden Rule Farm of Franklin, N.H., which has to move because of flood control work in that vicinity. Ty Cobb won the match and the cup, 3 and 2.”

1938 Louisville Slugger Ad
Featuring Detroit Tigers Star Charlie Gehringer"Ask Your Dealer To Show You A Genuine Gehringer Louisville Slugger"

1938 Louisville Slugger Ad
Featuring Detroit Tigers Star Charlie Gehringer
"Ask Your Dealer To Show You A Genuine Gehringer Louisville Slugger"

A Gathering Of Great Yankees Skippers
1951 Old Timers Day - Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NY(L-R) Bucky Harris (‘47-48), Bob Shawkey (‘30), Clark Griffith (‘03-08), Joe McCarthy (‘31-46), Casey Stengel (‘49-60) & Roger Peckinpaugh (‘14)

A Gathering Of Great Yankees Skippers
1951 Old Timers Day - Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NY
(L-R) Bucky Harris (‘47-48), Bob Shawkey (‘30), Clark Griffith (‘03-08), Joe McCarthy (‘31-46), Casey Stengel (‘49-60) & Roger Peckinpaugh (‘14)

1936 Louisville Slugger Ad
Featuring Mickey Cochrane - Manager World’s Champion Detroit Tigers “Mickey Cochrane Says ~ My signature here means I use and endorse Louisville Slugger bats and no other!”

1936 Louisville Slugger Ad
Featuring Mickey Cochrane - Manager World’s Champion Detroit Tigers
“Mickey Cochrane Says ~ My signature here means I use and endorse Louisville Slugger bats and no other!”

1947 Hall of Fame Game Program
67 Years Ago Today - June 21, 1947Boston Braves vs. New York Yankees, Doubleday Field, Cooperstown, N.Y.

1947 Hall of Fame Game Program
67 Years Ago Today - June 21, 1947
Boston Braves vs. New York Yankees, Doubleday Field, Cooperstown, N.Y.