Hugh Alexander

Hugh “Red” Alexander was a promising 20-year-old, having…

Ed Brinkman

A Gold Glove shortstop but perennial weak hitter, Edwin Albert…
Nino Escalera (TRADING CARD DB)

Nino Escalera

It took 72 years for the first Black man to play for the Cincinnati…
Jake Flowers (TRADING CARD DB)

Jake Flowers

After three years of college, Jake Flowers spent most of his…

Heinie Groh

Heinie Groh was undoubtedly the National League's best third…

John Hart

The Cleveland Indians’ return to prominence in the mid-1990s…

Willis Hudlin

Winner of 158 major-league games, Willis Hudlin was a mainstay…

Paul Krichell

When he was 36 years old Paul Krichell found himself at something…

Roy and Bessie Largent

There have been many famous husband-wife teams who shared a career,…
Fritz Maisel (LIBRARY OF CONGRESS)

Fritz Maisel

Until Rickey Henderson donned New York Yankee pinstripes in 1985,…

Larry McClure

This little pitcher from Amherst College – 5-feet-6 and 130…

Maje McDonnell

From 1950 to 2008, the Philadelphia Phillies won five National…

Buster Mills

Born as Colonel Buster Mills, this outfielder-turned-soldier…

Johnny Moore

Johnny Moore’s one glimpse of fame, if it can be called that,…

Johnny Mostil

Rising from the Chicago sandlots, Johnny Mostil joined the White…
Bob Nieman (THE TOPPS COMPANY)

Bob Nieman

Baseball history was made at Boston’s Fenway Park on Friday…

Tony Robello

Baseball scouts, it has often been said, are the backbone of…

Tony Roig

The talent-starved Washington Senators of the early 1950s recognized…

Nap Rucker

Nap Rucker was one of the Deadball Era's top left-handed pitchers.…

Roe Skidmore

“In my mind’s eye, I can still see Joe Torre – he was playing…

Paul Snyder

Paul Snyder was the indispensable man behind the scenes of the…

Bennie Tate

"It went about half way up in the right-field stands. It would…
Tim Thompson (THE TOPPS COMPANY)

Tim Thompson

At age 96 in 2020, Tim Thompson was one of the ever-rarer surviving…

Tom Whelan

Although he played just one game with the Boston Braves, in August…