1958 Topps #424Doby was a 7 time All-Star with the Cleveland Indians and hit .318 in the 1948 World Series, which the Indians won in 6 games vs. the Boston Braves.
Happy 69th birthday to Cubs great and Hall of Famer Ferguson Jenkins.1973 Topps #180
Fergie is definitely #1 on my list when I think of great Cubs pitchers. Jenkins, who finished his career with 284 wins was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1991. His #31 jersey was retired by the Cubs in 2009 along with fellow #31 Greg Maddux.
Former Blackhawk Doug Mohns turns 78 today.
1994 Parkhurst Tall Boys #27
The pride of Capreol, Ontario, Doug was a seven time All-Star in his 22 year NHL career.
Actor/comedian Dick Van Dyke is celebrating his 86th birthday today.
I've always been a Dick Van Dyke fan. Look at the guy. He's still going strong at 86! I read his new book this summer. There's nothing startling in it but it's a fun read.
Actress Kathy Garver turns 66 today. Kathy played older sister, Sissy, on the 1960's sitcom, Family Affair with Brian Keith and Sebastian Cabot.