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Starting some mass mailings today. With Letters From Home Plate letterhead paper and everything! Will see how the guys respond to a computer-printed form letter. Hopefully it does not hurt the return rate. So, 10 going out to; Felipe Alou, Ed Acosta, Gene Alley, Sal Bando, Mike Aldrete, Steve Whitaker, Eddie Watt, Pete Ward, Rudy […]

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Four for Friday. We are finally done with the 1959 Topps cards. Will move into a different decade when I get back from my break. The final four are Bob Giallombardo, Russ Heman, Joe Jay and Ralph Lumenti. Here are your baseball card facts: Giallombardo – Bob started 5 games for L.A. last year. Heman […]

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Got bogged down a bit yesterday and didn’t get anything in the mail. Thus, I had to write five letters today. This batch is going to Albie Pearson, Bob Malkmus, Phil Clark, J.W. Porter and Bill Fischer. Here are your baseball card facts: Pearson – Albie is the smallest man in baseball. Malkmus – Bob’s […]

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Four more for Tuesday, as we continue our pre-spring break blitz. Today’s lot includes Joe Pignatano, Jim Coates, Ronnie Hansen and Lindy McDaniel. Here are your baseball card facts: Pignatano – Though catchers are not supposed to be runners, Joe led the Tri-State League in triples in 1953. Coates – Jim was a high school […]

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Five more for Friday – Curt Raydon, Ed Bressoud, Don Gross, Hank Foiles and Tex Clevenger . Here are your baseball card facts: Raydon – Curt was originally signed by the Braves. Bressoud – Ed attended City College of L.A. Gross – Don Finished 23 games for his mates last year. Foiles – Hank pinch […]