Posts by John Dreker

Card of the Day: 2016 Topps Stadium Club Francisco Liriano

Card of the Day
Today’s Card of the Day took me a lot longer to find good scans for compared to actually finding which card I wanted to feature. Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Francisco Liriano turns 38 years old today. He pitched for the 2013-16 and 2019 Pirates. I usually go to this site called…

Card of the Day: 1979 Topps Jim Rooker

Card of the Day
Today’s Card of the Day is a card that I mentioned featuring here at a later date. It was so long ago that I forgot about it until I got a reminder today. This is the second time that Jim Rooker is the subject of our Card of the Day…

Card of the Day: 1977 Topps Omar Moreno

Card of the Day
If you’ve read this features regularly since last March when they started, you probably know that the 1977 Topps set is one of my least favorite designs, so we can get that part out of the way right away. The front design is so plain looking, and even in perfect…

Card of the Day: 1968 KDKA Jim Bunning

Card of the Day
Today’s Card of the Day features a Hall of Fame pitcher who spent a short time with the Pittsburgh Pirates and made it into a regional set produced for KDKA. He wasn’t on many cards with the Pirates, and this particular set offers something that the others from that time…

Card of the Day: 1923-24 Exhibit Johnny Morrison

Card of the Day
Today’s Pittsburgh Pirates Card of the Day comes from the 1923-24 Exhibit set and it features pitcher Johnny Morrison, who played for the 1920-27 Pirates, taking part in two World Series seasons with the team. Along with his brother Phil Morrison, they are one of just 25 groups of relatives…