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Thurman in the Background

December 14, 2023

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I saw a fun Tweet (is it an X?) - A person is looking for baseball cards where Thurman Munson made a cameo appearance. The original Tweet is below.


Here are the cards that he and others found:











(Note under the original Tweet, the follow-up Tweet stating that on the Jake Gibbs card, the player might be Tom Tresh... hummmmm.....)



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Robert Malchman
Robert Malchman
14 дек. 2023 г.

A lot of the Topps photos were taken at Yankee or Shea Stadium because Topps was based here. As for Tresh/Munson, it's certainly possible, depending on when the photos were taken. Tresh's last game before the trade to Detroit was June 11, and Munson's first MLB game was August 8.

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Alan B.
Alan B.
14 дек. 2023 г.

Captain, My Captain. BDE (RIP).

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etbkarate
14 дек. 2023 г.

They could a few guys like him.

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fuster
14 дек. 2023 г.
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we could use a man like Herbert Hoover again.


But it remains that a great team is always strong in the middle

and that a great catcher is a great advantage

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