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Saturday, October 12, 2013

Blow Out the Candles October 12

Cubs 2nd baseman Glenn Beckert is celebrating his 73rd birthday today.
 1967 Topps #296
Beckert was a four time NL All-Star.
Glenn with road roomie Ron Santo
Glenn's on the far right. (my photo)
 You know you're a Cubs fan if you can name all six of these guys.

Hall of Fame Boston Red Sox shortstop Joe Cronin was born in San Francisco, California on this date in 1906.

Hall of Fame catcher Rick Ferrell was born in Durham, North Carolina on this date in 1905.

Animator Art Clokey was born in Detroit, Michigan on this date in 1921.

1 comment:

  1. I remember realizing just how good Glenn Beckert was. Very underrated.


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