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Al Kaline

Al Kaline
I know there are several Tiger fans here. I just saw on my Twitter feed that Al Kaline passed away. He had a nice long life, but what a bummer anyway.

Great hall of fame player. RIP

RE: Al Kaline
I hope it wasn't due to the Covid-19 virus. We lost a football legend New Orleans Saints PK Tom Dempsey yesterday to it.
Looking to trade for any Hall of Fame Topps base cards.

RE: Al Kaline
He was 85 and had recently suffered a stroke. What a class act. RIP Al.

Here is a gallery of my favorite Kaline cards:

I collect Hall of Fame baseball player cards and cards of current and retired superstars.

My Huge Wantlist: http://www.zeprock.com/WantList.html

RE: Al Kaline
I just got this in the mail today too

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Looking mostly for HOF players.....game used, rc, #D, autos, and mike Schmidt autos and game used

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RE: Al Kaline
Sad to hear that, he was a class act and will be missed.

50,000+ Red Sox cards and counting.


RE: Al Kaline
The GOAT ... Greatest of all Tigers!

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Loved listening to him and George Kell call Tiger games growing up.

RIP Mr. Tiger!
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Collecting Detroit Tigers, HOFers, Nolan Ryan, Will Clark and Juan Soto

**If you are not able use one penny sleeve per card when shipping your trades do not bother sending me any trade offers.**

RE: Al Kaline
(04-06-2020, 05:23 PM)mgruber2 Wrote: Loved listening to him and George Kell call Tiger games growing up.

RIP Mr. Tiger!
Me too. My whole family loved listening to him.

Currently collecting Mike Trout, Bo Jackson and Al Kaline.

Sets for sale or trade:

1998 Leaf Rookies & Stars-- 99.7% complete.
1999 Finest-- Complete.
2000 Bowman Chrome-- Complete.
2001 Studio---97% complete.

RE: Al Kaline
His talent and impact on the game was often overlooked (i.e. Killebrew) because he didn't play in a "big market," but like Brooks and Harmon the game would NOT have been the same without him. Truly a sad day for baseball.
Not interested in GU or AUTO - base, base, base!!!

Baseball - Whit Merrifield, Wil Myers, Yadier Molina
Football - Brady Quinn, Landry Jones, Terry Bradshaw
Basketball - JJ Redick, Dr. J, Bill Walton

RE: Al Kaline
There's a good story about him in the Athletic that was written yesterday. The story about him and Jim Leyland having dinner a couple weeks ago nearly brought me to tears.

Classy classy guy and a very good baseball player. Am happy to say that I own his 63, 67, and 69 baseball cards.


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