Topps unveiled some preview pics on twitter of their upcoming Five Star Baseball set that is officially coming out this Wednesday. Check out the above Sandy Koufax dual-autographed booklet card that they shared.
- Check out the very first pic of Mark McGwire in Dodger Blue, via twitter @Dodgers Jon SooHoo. Also, be sure to check out Jon's Dodgers photoblog. He has a bunch of recent pics from the organization meetings yesterday, Kershaw's Golf Tournament and the Veterans Day batting practice. Go here.
- Chad Moriyama shares a short interview he had with Dodgers prospect Onelki Garcia.
- Robert Edwards Auctions shares a pic of a rare Jackie Robinson pennant that will be for sale in their auction next year. They hold only 1 auction a year, and it always has the best material.
- Bill Shaikin tweeted some great news yesterday.
- Carl Crawford is expected to be ready for Opening Day, via DJ Short at Hardball Talk.
- GCRL takes a look back at a 1971 Dodgers schedule.
- AEG (owner of the Kings, Galaxy, and the Staples Center) and eBay announce a global partnership, via Sports Business Digest.
If you are ever wondering what it looks like when two behemoths of industry decide to enter into a partnership, look no further than yesterday’s partnership between AEG and eBay Inc. The multi-year partnership, which spans across multiple eBay subsidaries and multiple AEG venues will begin in 2013.
- John Thorn writes about Baseball in Black America in the late 1800's.
- Sports Illustrated takes a look back at the 51 sports athletes to make it into The Simpsons.
- Watch Angry Bird's Star Wars
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