baseball

1-May-91

Clipping on the back, Oct. 11, 1992-- "Rickey Henderson's mother joined him on the field after he set career stolen base record in 1991." Photo shows Henderson in his uniform, batting helmet,...

13-Jul-90

Handwritten on the back, "A's Dave Stewart." Photo shows Stewart, from the back, getting ready to pitch the ball.

3-Oct-90

In this photograph Ricky Henderson is running, wearing the Oakland A's uniform. From original caption: " Rickey Henderson heads for second base and his 939th steal for an all-time major league...

8/26/88

This is a photograph of Frank Robinson. He has his hands in the pockets of his jacket and is smiling as he is walking on to the field of play. He is wearing an Orioles hat and team jacket. The...

9/26/48

This photo appears to be taken in the Oaks club house or locker room. From left to right- Nick Etten, Aldon Wilkie, Red Adams, Billy Raimondi, John Babich are in the photo. The center of...

18-Jun-59

Caption on the back of the photo: "MAYS HITS PAYDIRT- Giants' outfielder Willie Mays slides safely across home plate in the sixth inning of yesterday's game with Cincinnati at Seals Stadium....

2/5/67

This is a photograph of Frank Robinson and Dan Galvin shaking hands. Dan Galvin is on the left and Robinson is on the right. Both men are wearing suits and name tags. Robinson is holding a...

Jan. 23, 1955

Photo of Steve Andrade (Italian American) and Curtis Flood (African American) holding baseball bats, dresed in baseball uniforms. Handwritten on back of photo, "Left Steve Andrade, Lucky lager...

6-Apr-73

A caption on the back of the photograph describes it, "Navy Lt. Cmdr. Everett Alvarez Jr. hums in first pitch. Former prisoner of war was in the spotlight during pre-game ceremony." The image...

Jul. 26, 1955

Curt Flood (African American baseball player),is photographed holding a trophy. Sam Bercovich (European American) has his hand on his shoulder and is smiling in a congratulatory manner, is also...

12-Jun-71

Clipping from Tribune, June 13, 1971-- "Vida Blue delivers the final pitch of his 13th win and is quickly engulfed by an exuberant fan. The unidentified rooter hugs the Athletics' sensational...

18-May-81

The writing on the back of the photo reads: "Your out of Game, Left: Umpire Lee Weyer, Right: Frank Robinson."

The photo shows Frank Robinson being thrown out of the game by the umpire, Lee...

4/1/48

The caption on the back of the photo reads: These three young Oakland baseball fans believe in being prpoerly attired. They are (left to right) Bob Neuman, Paul Krusi and Tony Taylor. Neuman's...

9-Jun-90

Hand written on the back "A's v. Kansas City, Dave Stewart pitches a winner." Photo shows Stewart just about ready to pitch the ball.

From the Oakland Tribune, June 10, 1990, article...

7-Sep-87

There are two captions on the back of this photograph. The top caption reads: "Stewart wins duel with Clemens." The bottom caption reads: "Dave Stewart survives six walks for win." The photo...

3/19/21

This is a photo of Pete Reed and Lynn Pool. They were two catchers for the Oakland Oaks during spring training in 1921. The location is Myrtledale (near Oakland). In this photo the player on...

3-May-58

Photograph of Willie Mays batting, umpire crouching on bottom left corner. Stamped on verso: "Buck Joseph, Nov 28, 1959; May 3, 1958"

4/29/67

This is a photograph of a smiling Frank Robinson holding his Most Valuable Player Award in his hands. Robinson is wearing his Orioles uniform and hat. The photo of Robinson is from the Orioles...

29-Sep-49

Typed on attatched brown paper: "The Brothers DiMaggio--- Joe DiMaggio (right), ailing Yankee centerfielder, chats with his older brother, Tom, in the dressing room at Yankee Stadium, New York,...

Setpember 13, 1943

Typed on back,

"Williams, Pesky Begin Training- Aviation cadets Ted Williams (left) and Johnny Pesky (center), are welcomed here by Capt. D.D. Gurley, USNR, commanding officer of Bunker...

8-Aug-42

Typed on attatched brown paper,

"Johnny Pesky is an in-fielder for the the Boston Red Sox."

Headshot of Pesky in Boston Hat.

Johnny Pesky pseudonym for John Michael...

12/5/45

The caption on the back of the photo reads: Pacific Coast League leaders made baseball history last night at Columbus when they voted to become a major league. Clarence Rowland (standing),...

7/23/46

The caption on the back of the photo reads: Coast League leaders who met in Los Angeles yesterday with Baseball Commissioner A. B. (Happy) Chandler are shown around conference table. Standing (...

23-Apr-59

The Tribune photo, dated April 23, 1959, has the following caption on the back: "TWO DOWN--Two of the National League's top stars had rugged going in yesterday's action. In the photo above [this...

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