I learned today there is a town in Georgia called Sautee Nacoochee. While sending out letters, I come across strange town names from time to time but this one has got to be the weirdest. But I digress. Today will be out last mailing for a couple weeks. I put 11 more letters in the […]
Four more of the 100 oldest checked off the list, letters going to: Dick Lane, Maynard Thiel, Hank Workman and Harvey Gentry. Like the guys we sent mail to Monday, all of these players only played one year in the bigs. In addition, we’ve got letters going to: Fred Norman, Gary Allenson, Dan Ford, Ron […]
I am trying to build a backlog of completed questionnaires for next month, when I will not be home much and thus will not be able to send out any letters. This way we can still feature one player per day, without skipping any time. So, I sent out six more letters today to players […]
We’ve got a real grab bag for the mailman today. First off, seven more from the 100 oldest players list, letters going to: Ed Winceniak, Milt Welch, Gale Wade, Bobby Kline, Lee Howard, Mel Held and Bill Greason. Also sent letters to: Bill Lee, Steve Garvey, Ray Fosse and Dwight Evans. Evans was my favorite […]
Nine more of the 100 oldest living players, plus one reader request! Letters going to: Neal Watlington, Eddie Basinski, Clint Conaster, George Elder, Val Heim, Tom Jordan, Bill Mills, Fred Calgiuri, Roy Howell and Chuck Stevens. I sent the letter to Howell at the request of a longtime reader. If you have a player you’d […]
Ten more letters going to the 100 oldest living players. This batch includes: Art Ditmar, Billy DeMars, Howie Judson, John Groth, Dick Bokelmann, Jim Greengrass, Bob Oldis, Mickey Micelotta, George Yankowski and Jack Crimian.
Continuing our pursuit of the 100 oldest living baseball players…today we sent letters to: Bob Ross, Tommy Brown, Larry Miggins, Chuck Harmon, John Hetki and Charles “Tim” Thompson. Interesting side note – Brown is the youngest person ever to hit a MLB home run. On August 20, 1945, while playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers, Brown […]