Saturday, September 3, 2022

Pieces of Leather

 My first baseball mitt I remember using was an Al Kaline model from K Mart.  For High School I got a

Wilson Model 2000 of Al Kaline.  I still have that mitt to this day and have used it playing softball until a 

couple of years ago.  My recent Baseball card search is to find the earliest card with a colored glove that is 

not Black or Tan.



This 1986 is my oldest so far.




Lots of pictures with gloves on heads


Followed by the glove in teeth



Black and Tan


Left and Right, Was Ken Dayley ambidextrous



Glove on a bat


A boxing Glove


An old mitt



Helps balance the Karate move




















Griffey Ripken Ryan

 Lots of collectors have Griffey Jr, Nolan Ryan, and Ripken Jr. cards.  I have a whole binder of cards for this trio.  However, mine are all...