Daily Archives: May 4, 2009

More Pictures From The Fergie Jenkins & Greg Maddux Jersey Retirement Ceremony…

These pictures are courtesy of Chirs from ‘Project ’62’.  His seats were along the first base side, and YES I am extremely jealous!!!

Thanks for the great pics Chris!!!

I paid $0.99 for 225 Andre Dawson Baseball Cards!!!

What can I say, I had to jump all over this auction.  I brought home 225 Andre Dawson cards and paid $5.99 for the lot including shipping.

Talk about a ‘No-Brainer’!!!

I am working on a new way to organize my Dawson collection and should have some more information about how this collection has grown for you soon.  Stay tuned.

In the meantime, enjoy the bounty!! 


Pictures From Wrigley Field…

May 3, 2009 will go down as a very memorable day for Chicago Cubs fans around the world.  Here are just a few pictrues from that wonderful day:

Billy Williams and Ryne Sandberg's flags fly on the right field foul pole by Let's Play Two.

Cubs retire "31" by hda9852.

 Maddux flag waves by Mick Wright.


Did You Know…

In 2006, when Diamondbacks rookie Carlos Quentin hit a home run off Astros relief pitcher Chad Qualls, it was the first time in major league history that a ‘Q’-surnamed batter hit a home run off a ‘Q’-surnamed pitcher.

*factoid from ‘Armchair Reader – Grand Slam Baseball