Johnny Bench’s batting helmet (1972)
Johnny Bench is in my top 3 all time favorite baseball players along with Carlton Fisk, Frank Thomas, Bo Jackson, and Pete Rose.
(via Mighty Flynn)
Sold for $565 out of the Bulldog Vintage ebay store– thanks, 1797sandra!
Babe Ruth signs the manuscript copy of his autobiography, which he donated to Yale. Ruth passed away shortly afterwards from cancer.
I never thought I’d say this, but George Bush gets it! Check out the stirrups, sanitaries and pinstripes.
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