Mr Baseball Bob Uecker Presents A Fantasy Tour Inside The All Star Game

DOG ASIDE: Journeyman Catcher Bob Uecker played for the Milwaukee Braves, St Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies and Atlanta Braves in his 5 year MLB career from 1962 to 1967….but became a star of considerable notoriety after retiring….becoming a sportscaster, comedian and actor. Uecker was given the title of “Mr. Baseball” by TV talk show host Johnny…

Comedian George Carlin Compares Baseball And Football

DOG ASIDE: One of the greatest word merchants of all time throughout human history had to be Comedian George Carlin. In this piece, Carlin gives the world his comparison of the game of baseball with the game of football….and it is priceless….and probably Bone Daddy’s favorite explanation of two sports in the universe of sport.…

Bone Daddy’s 1984 Los Angeles Olympics Games Official Olympic Sport T-shirt Collection

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Every Official Olympic Sport T-shirt shown in this collection was purchased by Bone Daddy at a live event at each Olympic Sport Venue as depicted on each t-shirt  at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games. 

 

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Bob Costas Features Super Stars Jack Nicklaus, Jim Brown, Babe Ruth & Richard Petty et al

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Sports Commentator Bob Costas features sports superstars Jack Nicklaus, Jim Brown, Babe Ruth, Wilt Chamberlain, Billie Jean King and Richard Petty is this video presented by NBC Sports as a Celebration of Sports.

Marv Albert’s 1989 Interview With 41st US President George H. Bush Talking Baseball

DOG ASIDE: 41st US President George H. Bush was a huge baseball fan most of his life….for Bone Daddy has known this since he was 9 years old and in his first year in Little League baseball…..playing centerfield for the 1956 Midland Central Little League Braves…..against the Cubs…..coached by George H. Bush….with his son, George…

1951 World Series Highlites Of NY Yankees CF Mickey Mantle Blows-Out Knee On Willie Mays Pop-Up

DOG ASIDE: Just a little food for thought question…How good would Micky Mantle have been if he had not blown-out his knee in the World Series against the New York Giants…and that was in his rookie season as a 19 year old kid. This injury was the catalyst for every other injury that The Mick…

Bone Daddy’s New York Yankees Baseball Card Collection – 1955

DOG ASIDE: The year was 1955 and the Yankees were coming off the past year where they won more games during the season (103) than they had won in any of the previous 5 years….in which they won 5 consecutive World Series…..and yet they lost the American League by 6 games to the Cleveland Indians…..who…

Bone Daddy’s New York Yankees Baseball Card Collection – 1954

DOG ASIDE: After winning 5 World Series in a row from 1949 to 1953….the New York Yankees won 103 games in the 1954 Season on their way to their 6th Championship…..but the Cleveland Indians got in their way by winning an incredible 111 games to take the American League Title. The Bronx Bombers were just…

Bone Daddy’s New York Yankees Baseball Card Collection – 1953

DOG ASIDE: By the time Bone Daddy turned 9 years old…..his 1st year of playing Little League in Midland, Texas……the New York Yankees were winning their 5th World Series in a row under Mgr Casey Stengel…..beating their arch rival Brooklyn Dodgers in 6 games. By this point in Bone Daddy’s life….he was actively collecting every…