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Knoxville Reds photo - mid 1880s
The Knoxville Sunday Journal  - April 26, 1936      The Knoxville Reds, more than 50 years ago, was one of the most famous baseball teams ever to play in the South, at that time.  Standing, left to right: Link Houk, James Waters, Dave Thomas, Lon Fiske, Ple...
The Knoxville Sunday Journal - April 26, 1936      The Knoxville Reds, more than 50 years ago, was one of the most famous baseball teams ever to play in the South, at that time.  Standing, left to right: Link Houk, James Wat...
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A Pair of Bonus Athletics
Last week a few cards showed up in a PWE.  I knew that they were coming, because Bru of the fine  Remember the Astrodome  blog said he was sending them my way. Let's see what he sent... 1971 Topps Bob Locker (card # 356) 1971 Topps Rollie Fingers (card # 38...
Last week a few cards showed up in a PWE.  I knew that they were coming, because Bru of the fine Remember the Astrodome blog said he was sending them my way. Let's see what he sent... 1971 Topps Bob Locker (card # 356) 1971 T...
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Baseball On Easter Sunday
Illinois State Register  - March 20, 1910 image from GenealogyBank.com
Illinois State Register - March 20, 1910 image from GenealogyBank.com
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Baseball cards in TV shows
Being a collector my eyes are in tune with my surroundings.  When I watch a TV show or a movie and there are baseball cards in a scene I take note. I didn't watch it last evening, but apparently the ABC sitcom, The Goldbergs, had a scene that featured some ...
Being a collector my eyes are in tune with my surroundings.  When I watch a TV show or a movie and there are baseball cards in a scene I take note. I didn't watch it last evening, but apparently the ABC sitcom, The Goldbergs,...
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Knoxville's first two no hitters
Fellow SABR member Chuck McGill has been collecting info on minor league no-hitters.  He's added over 500 no-nos to those already known about and published in the Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball .  Last week The Sporting News published a nice story ab...
Fellow SABR member Chuck McGill has been collecting info on minor league no-hitters.  He's added over 500 no-nos to those already known about and published in the Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball.  Last week The Sporting...
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When inanimate objects played baseball
What if inanimate objects played baseball? The Vaudeville News - July 14, 1922
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On this day - April 17, 1940
There are several "This Day in Baseball History" and "On This Day" type of posts / blogs / twitter feeds. One of those that I follow is my fellow baseball historian, Skip Nipper (twitter feed: mrsulphurdell ).  

Skip shares his extensive knowledge of Nash...
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More Coca Cola Boys
Two years ago I wrote about the Coca Cola Stars of Knoxville. 

I found another mention of their team and that they were victorious in three games. This tidbit comes from The Nashville Globe .  It is from the "Harriman Notes" section. The Nashville Globe - ...
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Jeremy T., in a powerful rehearsal of a spoken word performance for Easter. 
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The Junior Junkie to the Rescue
I arrived home the other day after work. Following my usual routine, I back in to the drive, gather my stuff and head down to the mailbox before making my way in to the house.  It has been some time since a PWE just appeared in post. The Junior Junkie knoc...
I arrived home the other day after work. Following my usual routine, I back in to the drive, gather my stuff and head down to the mailbox before making my way in to the house.  It has been some time since a PWE just appeared ...
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Another Listia Win
Last week I picked up a pair of cards from Listia . The winning bid? 503 credits. I'll do that any day. And twice on Sunday. I needed the Jerry McNertney for my 1971 Topps set.  The Blasingame was just a bonus. And now the backside. Love the


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Last week I picked up a pair of cards from Listia. The winning bid? 503 credits. I'll do that any day. And twice on Sunday. I needed the Jerry McNertney for my 1971 Topps set.  The Blasingame was just a bonus. And now the b...
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Baseball Players To Invade Ireland
What a better way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day than to look back at some early clippings about baseball and Ireland? Boston Journal - January 11, 1911 A few years ago I used the following wire story.  This one has a bit more info. Baltimore American - Nov...
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