Category: This Day In History

Selig Marks 20 Years As Baseball’s Commissioner

September 10 marks the 20 anniversary of Allan H. “Bud” Selig’s election as the ninth commissioner of baseball. The Jewish baseball executive has a variety of memorabilia available to collectors.

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Joe Ginsberg & The 50th Anniversary of the Mets’ First Game

April 11 marks the 50th anniversary of the New York Mets’ first game in 1962, against the Cardinals in St. Louis. Former Jewish Major Leaguer Myron Nathan “Joe” Ginsberg was behind the plate that day. JewishSportsCollectibles looks back, and offers a review of Ginsberg’s cards and memorabilia.

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