John's Big League Baseball Blog
A life long baseball fans love of America's National Pastime
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Justin Verlander K's Ohtani for 2,500th Career Strikeout
Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander reached another milestone in his magnificent 14 year career when he K'd Angels rookie phenom S...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Happy Baseball Birthday! Miguel Cabrera
As we prepare ourselves for today's Detroit Tigers game against the Baltimore Orioles we send out Happy Baseball Birthday! wishes to the...
Monday, April 16, 2018
My Jackie Robinson Day on Topps BUNT
I entered the Jackie Robinson Day contest on Topps BUNT yesterday, and although I only finished 1,313, (out of 6,212 total players) I was re...
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Cardboard Chaos...It's Down to Four
The awesome power of baseball card collectors and fans of baseball in general has hit Twitter with the bracket challenge Cardboard Chaos, a...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Trying To Be Better
Today I ran across this post from Julie of A Cracked Bat. That post gave me pause to think about how I've failed at being a good blog...
Monday, March 5, 2018
Justin Verlander Named 2018 Astros Opening Day Starter
Justin Verlander may be gone from my Detroit Tigers, but I still follow all the news surrounding JV. So, of course, when I saw that...
Friday, February 23, 2018
Baseball Bulletin... February 23, 2018
It's been a while since the last Bulletin, but today actual spring training baseball games are being played, and that's a good reaso...
My Mailbox... 2018 Topps Now Mike Trout
I can't afford to order as much as I'd like, but I do, on occasion, order Topps Now baseball cards, and because I did order a few in...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Happy Baseball Birthday... Justin Verlander
Today we send out Happy Baseball Birthday! wishes to my favorite Detroit Tigers pitcher of All-Time, Justin Verlander. 2018 will...
Monday, February 19, 2018
Happy Presidents Day 2018!
Today is February 19, 2018, the 50th day of the year. Across our country we celebrate Presidents Day, the annual national holiday wer...
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