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Old 12-31-2020, 08:37 AM
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Default Nice ESPN Story on “Baseball’s Forest Gump”

https://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/...-guided-majors
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Thanks for sharing. I wasn't really aware of Clyde Sukforth's involvement with Jackie Robinson until I watched the movie 42. Time has a way of erasing history but I am glad some still help make us remember.
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I was aware of his relations with Jackie and Clemente, but great story!

Thanks for sharing
To see his neat signature, here is a copy of his signed 1952 topps card




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NEED THE FOLLOWING 1952 topps

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(TONS TO TRADE, HIGHS LOWS, VARIATIONS, ERRORS)

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