baseball

Old Photos of Fenway Park in Boston

If you like baseball, you’re required to love Fenway Park. If you don’t love it, at the very least, you respect it (I’m talking to you, Yankees fans). Hey, it’s the last baseball mecca left other than Wrigley Field. Yankee...

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Aerial View of Yankee Stadium in 1923

This is a great old aerial view of Yankee Stadium in 1923, the year it opened. Yankee Stadium in 1923 Source: Stuff Nobody Cares About

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Great Photos of Ken Griffey Jr.

Ken Griffey Jr. was just elected to the Hall of Fame, and he deserves some acknowledgement here as one of the greatest players of our generation, if not ever. Here is a series of cool old photos showing The Kid in...

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Mickey Mantle Having a Bad Day

This old photo, taken by John Dominis, shows Mickey Mantle tossing his batting helmet after a bad plate appearance. Yankee Mickey Mantle flinging his batting helmet away in disgust during bad day at bat. (Photo by John Dominis//Time Life Pictures/Getty...

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Hank Aaron Camel Cigarette Ad From 1962

What? Hammerin’ Hank Aaron endorsed smoking cigarettes? Well, I guess everyone did it back then, but look how ridiculously young he looks in the advertisement.   Vintage 1960s magazine advertisement, Camel Cigarettes, with sports celebrity endorsement from 28-year-old major league...

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Lou Gehrig and Columbia University’s 1923 Football Team

Here’s a cool old photo showing famous New York Yankee and excellent athlete, Lou Gehrig, playing his other sport at Columbia University in 1923. Do you recognize Gehrig? He’s third from the right in the middle row. Group portrait of...

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Ted Williams Meets Babe Ruth at 1943 Charity Game

This photo shows two of the greatest baseball players that have ever lived. Ted Williams and Babe Ruth met on July 12th, 1943 in front of 18,000 fans at Fenway Park for Mayor Tobin Field Day to support under-privileged children....