Card of the Week - 1991 Upper Deck #544 Kirby Puckett

Card of the Week - 1991 Upper Deck #544 Kirby Puckett

1991 was a year of change for me. It included my final year of elementary school and my first year of middle school. For any twelve or thirteen-year-old, they were perilous times. Our family lived in a small rural southwestern Missouri town that had a Tyson factory and a rising software tech company. One home run by a formerly unknown player to me was a reflection of that year.

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Card of the Week - 1987 Topps #366 Mark McGwire

Card of the Week - 1987 Topps #366 Mark McGwire

My friend Ben started posting on Instagram a new baseball card each week that was somehow unique or special to him, and it got me to thinking about the cards I own and the stories (some better than others) that are hidden in my vault of baseball cards. So I figured I'd just walk over here and post a little bit about the cards in my possession.

The Rookie Card

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Baseball Aholics

Baseball Aholics

Somewhere on the internet exists a rotisserie baseball league. Now if you are unfamiliar with what a rotisserie baseball league is let me fill you in. Simply put, rotisserie baseball is a collection of make-believe baseball teams managed by real people who fill the make-believe teams with real players generating real stats that are compiled to determine a real winner of a make-believe league... this is the first part of that story.

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