Saturday, March 28, 2015

Alan Foster - 296


When: May 1975
Where: Binghamton, N.Y. I acquired it in a trade with a friend at school.
Notable: This card was a favorite of mine in 1975 for a reason that is lost on me now.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Roger Metzger - 541


When: May 1975
Where: Binghamton, N.Y., I acquired it in a trade with a friend at school.
Notable: We made the trade during recess outside.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Willie Davis - 10


When: April or May 1975
Where: Binghamton, N.Y., probably from the green corner store on the south side.
Notable: One of the cards I pulled out of the first three packs of baseball cards I ever bought. It took quite awhile for me to find out that Davis was a longtime Dodger.

1960 Most Valuable Players - 198


When: April or May 1975
Where: Binghamton, N.Y., possibly from the green corner store on the south side
Notable: One of the cards in the first three packs of baseball cards I ever bought. I got a lot of these MVP cards in those first 3 packs for whatever reason.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Geoff Zahn - 294


When: May 1975
Where: Binghamton, N.Y. I believe I acquired this in a trade with a friend at school.
Notable: The second Dodger card that I obtained from this set. I thought he looked like a circus clown.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Will McEnaney - 481


When: June or July 1975
Where: Binghamton, N.Y., maybe at the strip mall down the street.
Notable: This card always reminds me of hot summer weather. It must have been hot out when I pulled the card.

Sunday, March 15, 2015

John D'Acquisto - 372


When: April or May of 1975
Where: Binghamton, N.Y., possibly from the green corner store on south side
Notable: One of the cards in first three packs of baseball cards I ever bought. Thought he looked like a pirate.

Darold Knowles - 352


When: April or May of 1975
Where: Binghamton, N.Y., possibly from the green corner store on south side
Notable: Likely the first card I pulled out of the first three packs of baseball cards I ever bought