John Lackey

3 Magazines | 10,293 Articles | 1,443 Followers | 7 Likes | @johlac66 | San Diego since '96. Fan of #Padres #Athletics #RAIDERS! #craftbeer #XBOX. Denizen of Sec. 316 @PetcoPark. #backthebrown

Spotlight on Frank “Home Run” Baker and the 1911 World Series!

A’s mascot Louis Van Zelst<p>Frank Home Run Baker<p>A very young Frank Baker<p>Frank Baker autograph<p>Fans waiting to get in to Shibe Park for the 1911 World …

.@Cubs win.

"The Series' best double play." ~ Ernie Banks for Old Style Beer #LetsGo #Cubs #NLCS #FlyTheW

#Dodgers Coach Babe Ruth & The Boys From Brooklyn Belt Out A Tune (1938) #NLCS #LALovesOctober #Baseball

Cubs warming up in 1908 at West Side Park, love the rooftop bleachers.

Birthday Tribute to the Great Mickey Mantle!

Moose Skowron, Minnie Minoso, Nellie Fox, Mickey Mantle, 1960<p>Roger Maris, Mickey Mantle, Joe Pepitone<p>Mickey Mantle in 1964 World Series<p>Mickey Mantle …

England’s Danger: The 1874 Tour

First Nine cigars 1874, Boston and Philadelphia, English Tour<p>In his comedy <i>The Merry Wives of Windsor</i>, William Shakespeare famously suggested, “Better …


Padres: This Day in History: Reliving Game 3 of the 1998 World Series

Today, we continue reliving the 1998 World Series between the Padres and Yankees by remembering game three, which occurred on this day, eighteen …


Cleveland Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, OH, April, 26, 1947 – Indians owner Bill Veeck shortens dimensions of outfield walls

Before the Indians moved in permanently into this vast ballpark, the outfield dimensions were deep, for example center field was 470 from home …


Well dressed fans walking across the field of play to exit Yankee Stadium after Game 1 of the 1939 #WorldSeries

One Of The Most Lopsided Trades Ever: The White Sox Obtain Nellie Fox!

<b>Nellie Fox and 1959 World Series Photo Gallery<br>Click on any image below to see photos in full size and to start Photo Gallery:</b><p>Classic photo of Nellie …

Major League Baseball

@littleyoyo4 @ballparkprints @OTBaseballPhoto @OldBallparks They sure did

This is my favorite baseball picture of 2016 so far.

Today in 1979 the "We Are Family" @Pirates won it all.

Sporting Men (and Women) in 1880

Bobby Mathews, Ed Nolan in 1880 Census<p>Here’s a squib for the genealogical set. Alone among federal censuses, the 1880 edition is searchable by …

.@MLBcathedrals @TenCentBeers Check out logo on Manager Patsy Tebeau's cap in this spider-themed card from 1896.

Heinie Zimmerman Chases Eddie Collins Across the Plate in the 1917 World Series!

Heine Zimmerman in front of a floral arch at Weegham Park, 1916.<p>Action from the 1917 World Series. Bill Rariden hits into a double play.<p>Speedy Eddie …


Wrigley Field, 1935 - Chicago #Cubs host Detroit #Tigers Game 3-5 in '35 World Series. Detroit takes Series 4-2

Padres Pics #9.

<b>GWYNN.</b> <br>Everything about this photo rules. From the dirt flying in the air, to both team’s colorful and unique uniforms, to the umpire’s expression …

The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League

<b>The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Photo Gallery<br>Click on any image below to see photos in full size and to start Photo …


The touring Bloomer Girls from Denver 1901. Great looking train car!

When the worst guy in your everyday lineup is a perennial Gold Glove center fielder, you're pretty damn good.

1915 November The World Series Number Cover Baseball Magazine. Great image of the Royal Rooters of Boston.

Terry Puhl shows what 70s baseball fashion was all about. Was this the Astros' home jersey or road jersey? YES.

Yogi Berra has Roy Campanella in his sights. 1955 #WorldSeries #Yankees #Dodgers

1970 World Series play at the plate that defined having the ump caught in the wrong place

The ever-glamorous Polo Grounds press box.

Watch out Texas! Sadly, Shea Dome never happened; city balked at price tag. Would have changed #Mets, #Jets history.

"Steroids? No time for that, I'm pounding coffin nails over here."

Great shot of unidentified 1880 Dansbury (CT) baseball club