Card of the Day: 1914 Cracker Jack Babe Adams

Card of the Day
Today’s Card of the Day comes from a set that should have been utilized here more often by now. The 1914-15 Cracker Jack sets are iconic in the vintage baseball card collecting world. Common cards go for hundreds in low/mid grade, as you will see in the price section below.…

Card of the Day: 1923 Willard Chocolate Hal Carlson

Card of the Day
With ten former Pittsburgh Pirates born on May 17th, as well as two significant trades made with the St Louis Cardinals, there were plenty of player options to match up to the This Date in Pittsburgh Pirates History article. I decided to go for a player who hasn’t been here…

Card of the Day: 1992 Topps Stadium Club Bob Patterson

Card of the Day
Today’s This Date in Pittsburgh Pirates History article covers two strong pitchers from the 1980s Pirates. Both Rick Rhoden and Rick Reuschel were born on May 16th. I went to our Card of the Day main page and tried to decided who to use between those two players based on…

Card of the Day: 1963 Post Al McBean

Card of the Day
Today is the 84th birthday of Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Al McBean, who was with the team during the 1961-68 seasons, then came back for a short time in 1970. He is one of 15 Major League players born in the U.S. Virgin Islands. He appeared in this Card of the…