merging my pictures and cards

Texas Rangers

1981 Topps – Sammy Sosa

This card is a little rough, but then agan so was the end of Sammy’s career. Sammy was the king of Chicago before the 2004 season rolled around. A corked bat and an early flight out of town sent him out of town on a sour note. It really is too bad so see how the fans turned on him. This picture of Sammy was taken in 2007 when his Rangers were in town to play the White Sox. It was one of two attempts he made to regain his former form. He had a decent 2007, but would not play baseball again. It will be interesting to see how the Hall of Fame voters treat him. (more…)

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Vladimir Guerrero

Vlad is one of the more exciting players in baseball. He is exciting for many reasons, but one of them is the fact that he might swing at any pitch. The picture that I put on the card is a great example of how he can take a bad pitch (to hit), and smoke it. (more…)