PLAYER: Frank Baker (HOF, RC) TEAM: Philadelphia Athletics LEAGUE: American BACK: American Beauty 350 no frame (Ranked 15/39) GRADE: PSA 2.5 G+ (2454-7143) SOLD THE CARD A pleasing example of Philadelphia third baseman Frank "Home Run" Baker. The card features the American Beauty 350 no frame advertising reverse (ranked 15 of 39 in terms of scarcity according to T206 Resource). "HOME RUN" BAKER John Franklin Baker Born: March 13, 1886 - Trappe, MD Died: June 28, 1963 - Trappe, MD Batted: LH Threw: RH Position: 3B Career BA: .307 Teams: Philadelphia Athletics AL (1908–1914) New York Yankees AL (1916–1919, 1921–1922) Frank “Home...
***This Listing Brought To You Courtesy Of The T206 Society***   Official Scorecard September 20, 1909; Shibe Park Detroit Tigers VS Philadelphia Athletics 4-3, Athletics W: Eddie Plank L: Ed Summers BOX SCORE   "COBB SPIKES BARRY" The scene took place at Shibe Park in the stadium's inaugural season as Ty Cobb and the visiting Detroit Tigers led by Hughie Hennings faced off against Connie Mack's Philadelphia Athletics. The 1909 season was winding down and the fight for first place in the American League had reached a critical juncture. Weeks earlier Ty Cobb had spiked Athletics third baseman Frank Baker...