Baseball Visual

By John Lackey | Pictorial tales and narratives from within and around this great game.

Rare 1940s color shot from Crosley Field (#Reds home 1912-70) July 17, 1949. https://t.co/Bq6bfpOd4u

Fenway Park, Boston, MA, May 20, 1937 – Indians Jeff Heath flies like a butterfly in 16-5 romp over Red Sox

The Indians Jeff Heath leaps over prone Red Sox catcher Gene Desautels for Cleveland’s 16th and final run of the day in a 16-5 rout. The Tribe …

Polo Grounds, Manhattan, NY, June 28, 1951 – Giants Don Mueller snags a hard hit liner by Dodgers Carl Furillo at the top of the right field wall

<b>Giants Don Mueller snags a hard hit liner by Carl Furillo at the top of the right-field wall for the first out of the 6th inning. Gil Hodges, who</b> …

New York City

Shibe Park, Philadelphia, PA- Philly police seat on Hire’s Root Beer crates during 1914 World Series

Here is a wonderful photo of the Philadelphia policemen with their billy clubs on duty sitting on Hire’s Root Beer wooden cases. This photo was most …

Tribute to Frank Robinson, the 1956 Rookie of the Year!

<b>Frank Robinson Photo Gallery<br>Click on any image below to see photos in full size and to start Photo Gallery:</b><p>Jim Turner, Frank Robinson, Fred …

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Braves Field, Boston, MA, April 21, 1935 – Braves Babe Ruth hits his 710th career HR in 8-1 loss

<b>The Boston Braves Babe Ruth hits his second home run of the season and his 710th of his illustrious career in the first inning against the Dodgers</b> …

Mickey Owen the “Goat” of the 1941 World Series…But He’s Not the Only One to Suffer!

<b>Mickey Owen and the 1941 World Series Photo Gallery<br>Click on any image below to see photos in full size and to start Photo Gallery:</b><p>Billy Herman, …

Ruth Safe at 3rd 1925 vs Washington @Nationals @Yankees @OTBaseballPhoto @BBHistoryDaily @Baseball_Photos https://t.co/h9SWtNOkPa

Female New York Giants team - 1913 https://t.co/OrfEtjVxBe

Griffith Stadium, Washington Senators. Famous jog in right center field because homeowner would not sell. Clearly built section by section!

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro has died at age 90. A baseball legend in his own mind #Cuba @UniWatch @PhilHecken https://t.co/nhtu8ydlNQ

"Here's how Stan Musial poles out extra-base hits" (1949 Hamm's Beer Ad) #STLCards #StanTheMan #MLB https://t.co/0f2gFDoKEa

Comiskey Park, Chicago White Sox home, in opening season of 1910. No betting allowed in this park. #MLB https://t.co/8jkqO7tDKQ

Jarry Park, former Montreal Expos home. Note RF pool where Stargell, McCovey, Fairly, perhaps Staub homered. Now national tennis stadium.

Baseball Magazine - November 1912 ⚾ World’s Series Number (cover illustration by Gerrit A. Beneker) #MLB https://t.co/ahMNWxgPkf

Lost Advertisements–Ty Cobb in San Francisco

A 1920 advertisement that appeared in The San Francisco Call for The Emporium, a local department store, welcoming Ty Cobb. He was on a nearly …

San Francisco Bay Area

Close-up view of original (pre-1910) main entry to League Park, 66th & Linwood! Thx again for find @OldTimeHardball https://t.co/Y4HHmtzHks

Two Old Baseball Warriors: John McGraw and Honus Wagner

<b>John McGraw & Honus Wagner Photo Gallery<br>Click on any image below to see photos in full size and to start Photo Gallery:</b><p>John McGraw towards the end of …

Tribute to Ralph Branca: January 26, 1926-November 23, 2016. Let’s Remember him for more than “The Shot Heard Round the World”

<b>Ralph Branca Photo Gallery<br>Click on any image below to see photos in full size and to start Photo Gallery:</b><p>Dodgers Hank Behram, Jackie Robinson, Cookie …

Jackie Robinson

We’re Contacted by Relatives of the Pitcher-Catcher Battery Mates from the First World Series, 1903!

<b>1903 World Series Photo Gallery<br>Click on any image below to see photos in full size and to start Photo Gallery:</b><p>Eddie Phelps during his time with the …

Pittsburgh Pirates

Happy Birthday to the Great Stan “The Man” Musial!

<b>Stan Musial Photo Gallery<br>Click on any image below to see photos in full size and to start Photo Gallery:</b><p>Stan Musial, Enos Slaughter, Dizzy Dean, …

#TBT @70sBaseball @Super70sSports @BSmile @Baseball_Photos #PIRATES Manny Sanguillen https://t.co/XxMf0G4xmS

Deacon Phillippe: The Greatest Pitcher Hardly Anyone Has Ever Heard Of!

<b>Deacon Phillipe and the 1903 World Series Photo Gallery<br>Click on any image below to see photos in full size and to start Photo Gallery:</b><p>Boston’s Finest …

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Navin Field, Detroit, MI, October 8, 1934 – Cards Jack Rothrock slides home safely under a leaping Mickey Cochrane of the Tigers in World Series action

The following day the Cardinals routed the Tigers 11-0 to secure their third World Series championship in nine years. For Detroit’s rooters it was …

Every picture tells a story

The ever-growing digital collections now available at Hall of Fame’s PASTIME online collection are a treasure trove for the casual baseball fan as …

Negro League Featured Piece by Kyle McNary – Buck Leonard, was a great ALL kind of hitter!

When I asked Double Duty Radcliffe who he’d want up to bat with the game on the line, he didn’t hesitate: Buck Leonard! “Was he a great clutch …

Hall of Fame

Union Park, Baltimore, MD, September 27, 1897 – Boston Beaneaters battle Orioles for National League Pennant

More than 30,000 Orioles rooters wedge in for the biggest game of the year between these two top National League teams, the Boston Beaneaters, the …

Baltimore

Comiskey Park, Chicago, 1959 – World Series action between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago White Sox

Here is a wonderful aerial view of Comiskey Park during the 1959 World Series between the White Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers. The Dodgers would beat …

Baseball

Muchas felicidades a la Academia de Beisbol "Alfredo Harp Helú" por sus primeros 7 innings de vida. 7 años de demostrar que los sueños se hacen realidad y de enseñarnos que lo hecho en México está bien hecho.