Ed Mickelson

Between 1950-1957, Mickelson appeared in 18 games for the St. Louis Cardinals, St. Louis Browns and Chicago Cubs. He had three hits in 18 at bats with double, three RBI and two runs scored. Mickelson was a professional baseball player for a decade. His minor-league career started in 1947 and lasted until 1957 at whichContinue reading “Ed Mickelson”

Bob Miller (Tigers)

Miller pitched in 86 big league games, going 6-8 with a 4.72 ERA for three different teams between 1953 and 1962. He was signed as a “bonus baby” by the Detroit Tigers which meant he immediately joined the big-league club as a 17-year old in 1953. He appeared in 13 games that year, getting hisContinue reading “Bob Miller (Tigers)”

Billy DeMars

DeMars played in 80 big-league games, hitting .237 with 29 runs scored and 14 RBIs. He came up with the Philadelphia A’s in 1948 and played in 18 games while hitting .172. He returned to the minors in 1949 but came back to the majors in 1950 when he got into 61 games for theContinue reading “Billy DeMars”