Only the Ball Was White – Book Review

Only the Ball Was White I found myself looking at this book at the library for many years but just never pulled the trigger to take it home and immerse myself in it. After watching the movie ’42’ and diving into the Strat-O-Matic Negro League All Star card...
2015 Gypsy Queen review

2015 Gypsy Queen review

Some of my fondest memories growing up include riding my bike to the local drug store/candy shop to pick up a pack of Topps baseball cards. 15 cards to a pack for a mere $.30 (give or take). It was like Christmas morning every time I ripped one of those wax packs...
Strat-O-Matic Negro League Cards Review

Strat-O-Matic Negro League Cards Review

Strat-o-Matic Negro League All Star Cards Strat-O-Matic released this 108 card set in 2009. 103 Negro League players are represented (5 double duty players, hence 108 cards) including 23 HOF’s. From the Strat-O-Matic website: “For the first time, Negro...