mightyflynn:

1914

Illustration by J.F. Kernan/Baseball magazine

via Our Game

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(Reblogged from stadium-love-)

Juan Lagares

"Everyone these days was defensive about their lives. Everyone had settled."

- Lorrie Moore, Like Life

Photo: AP

sportingnewsarchive:

Philadelphia’s Mo’ne Davis delivers in the first inning against a Nashville batter during a baseball game in U.S. pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. Philadelphia won 4-0 with Davis pitching a two-hitter. AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

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Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday’s success or put its failures behind and start over again. That’s the way life is, with a new game every day, and that’s the way baseball is.
Bob Feller
Roberto Clemente

Santurce Crabbers, 1952-1956 Puerto Rican Professional Baseball League

"It is humility that makes men as angels." - Saint Augustine 


Photo: Sporting News Collection/ MEARS online auction

Roberto Clemente

Santurce Crabbers, 1952-1956 Puerto Rican Professional Baseball League

"It is humility that makes men as angels." - Saint Augustine


Photo: Sporting News Collection/ MEARS online auction

therealbsmile:

1920’s Vintage Wrigley’s Gum Baseball Ad
"The Athlete’s Friend - Handy Refreshment - The Flavor Lasts!"

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switchingovertoam:

Harry Caray

"stay with the beer.
beer is continuous blood.
a continuous lover.”

—Charles Bukowski

Photo: Chicago Sun Times photo

switchingovertoam:

Harry Caray

"stay with the beer.
beer is continuous blood.
a continuous lover.”

—Charles Bukowski

Photo: Chicago Sun Times photo

(Reblogged from switchingovertoam)

Mark “The Bird” Fidrych

1976

"You can’t regret the life you didn’t lead."
- Junot Díaz, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao


Photo: Craig Porter/ Detroit Free Press

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