Cards from the Diamond

by on June 11, 2012

Topps 1968 Baseball Card | John O'Donoghue | Baltimore Orioles | Baseballisms.comJohn O’Donoghue What game is this?

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1968

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  • Tims123

    John is the person mentioned in Jim Bouton’s classic book, “Ball Four” about receiving his supply of “Greenies” in the mail.  My involvement in this event is detailed in my book, “Beating Around the Bushes”.

  • Cliff

    Really love John’s hair.  Here’s some more great do’s from the 60s:

    http://reallybadbaseballcards.blogspot.com/2012/12/good-hair-day.html

  • http://dosynt.com/ joemagennis

    Cliff .. you’ve got a fun site going on there!  You’ve certainly got alot of material to work from .. keep them coming. 

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