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 – 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…

Bone Daddy’s New York Yankees Baseball Card Collection – 1952

DOG ASIDE: Is it any wonder that Bone Daddy grew up being a New York Yankees fan….I mean, after all….the Yanks did win 5 World Series in a row from 1949 to 1953….at a time when BD was age 5 – 9 years old….a time when he was getting into playing Little League baseball and…

Bone Daddy’s New York Yankee Baseball Card Collection – 1950

DOG ASIDE: In Mgr. Casey Stengel’s 2nd year at the helm…..his 1950 New York Yankees won the World Series for his 2nd Championship in a row…..beating the Philadelphia Phillies in 5 games. The 1950 Yankees were led by future Hall of Fame SS Phil Rizzuto, C Yogi Berra, P Whitey Ford, 1b Johnny Mize &…

Bone Daddy’s New York Yankee Baseball Card Collection – 1949

DOG ASIDE: As you will see….Bone Daddy loved the New York Yankees….his extensive baseball card collection spans some 40+ years …..from when he got his first baseball card as a boy of 5 years in 1952 until the late 1980’s. This first group of cards are of players on the 1949 New York Yankees…..with Earl…