Monday, March 3, 2014

1993 Ted Williams Cards

A while back, Months and Months ago (I am backlogged with my scanning and the priorities keep changing) out of the blue I got an email from Tom at Angels In Order blog asking for my mailing address. He had some cards from the 1993 Ted Williams Baseball set that were on my want list. So about a week later I got these.

2 Rick Ferrell
3 Jim Lonborg
7 Carl Yastrzemski
25 Louis Aparicio
26 Luke Appling
30 Joe Morgan
35 Tris Speaker (I share my birthday with him 04/04)
46 Lew Burdette
48 Warren Spahn
54 Monte Irvin
58 Yogi Berra
67 Bobby Murcer
78 Richie Ashburn
72 Steve Carlton
74 Matty Alou
81 Willie Stargell
82 Al Bumbry
85 Earl Weaver
86 Lou Brock
87 James "Cool Papa" Bell
105 Josh Gibson
106 Cowan "Bubber" Hyde
107 William J. "Judy" Johnson
108 Walter "Buck" Leonard
115 Negro Leagues Checklist
121 Babe Ruth "The Babe"
122 Lou Gehrig "The Iron Horse"
124 Rogers Hornsby "Rajah"
125 Ty Cobb "The Georgia Peach"
128 Tris Speaker "The Grey Eagle"
129 Johnny Mize "The Big Cat"
130 Ted's Greatest Hitters Checklist
141 Roy Campanella
143 Boog Powell
144 Willie Mays
145 Johnny Mize
146 Monte Irvin
147 Earl Weaver
149 Jim Gilliam
150 Goin' North Checklist
160 Dawning of a Legacy Checklist: Jeff Bagwell

Tom included a simple note:
The note was on the back of some sort of stat card for an umpire:
Don Denkinger who unfortunately is best known for a blown call in a World Series. Oops.

Thanks Tom.

This mailday was form August of last year 2013. I have several other batches of cards from various maildays that I have to blog about. Some are fairly recent ones others are very old, even older than this one is/was.


  1. Interesting set. I think I have received a card or two from this set from various bloggers.

  2. I've got that Carlton card, amongst others, love em...