Bone Daddy’s 1986 NLCS Houston Astros vs New York Mets General Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: After Mike Scott pitched the Astros to a brilliant victory in Game 4….to tie the NLCS at 2 – 2….Bone Daddy was ready for bear at Shea in NYC for Game 5….but as life tends to deal hands that affect the outcome of certain events….Mother Nature handed the Astros a rain-out for Game 5….which…

Bone Daddy’s 1985 NLCS Houston Astros vs New York Mets T-shirts and Jersey Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: Having been an Astros fan since 1962….when they came into MLB….along with the New York Mets, as a matter of fact….but, BD was not going to come into New York City like a lamb…. rather more like a lion…an Astros lion. Anyway, he came prepared with t-shirt to be wore at all three…

Bone Daddy’s 1986 NLCS Astros vs Mets Pennants Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: Bone Daddy’s trip to New York City to see the Games 3, 4 and 5 of the National League Championship Series between the Houston Astros (Mgr Hal Lanier) vs New York Mets (Mgr Davey Johnson) was an awesome trip for my big guy…..creating memories that have remained vibrant in his memory to this…

Bone Daddy’s 1986 National League Championship Houston Astros vs New York Mets Autograph Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: Bone Daddy has a good friend named Dino….who has been stuck in the 1960’s since 1969….a HUMAN who loves music, food and a good hoot-a-nanny….hoedown….jam session….where friends get together to share good eats with good friends….just playing music and telling lies. In 1986, Dino’s brother, Dwight was the general manager of food n…

Bone Daddy’s 1957 New York Yankees Baseball Card Collection

DOG ASIDE: The 1957 New York Yankees season was the 55th season for the team in New York….and its 57th season overall. The team finished with a record of 98–56……winning their 23rd AL pennant…..finishing eight games ahead of the Chicago White Sox…..and being managed by Casey Stengel. The Yankees played their home games at Yankee Stadium. …

NBC’s SportsWorld On Ryan’s First 4 No Hitters & Humorous Interview Boxer Tex Cobb

DOG ASIDE:

NBC’s Sports World was a weekend program that covered the whole spectrum of sports….much like ABC’s Wide World of Sports…and CBS’s Sports Saturday and Sports Sunday programs. In this clip….NBC covers MLB Nolan Ryan’s first 4 No Hitters….and then gives you a wonderfully humorous interview with Heavyweight Boxer Tex Cobb.

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…

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…