On this Father's Day I'd like to take a moment to thank my own Dad...
get advice from real, live NHL players like Doug Roberts. These experiences were only made possible by my parents, and I will forever be grateful for that.
made me a custom baseball card!
I have many more great cards like this one that I've inherited from him, and I plan to do a better job about posting some of them in the near future. In the meantime, what I cherish most are the memories of growing up and the collecting experiences as a kid, with my Dad, that fueled a fire that still burns in me to this day.
Were it not for my Dad, I wouldn't have ever played hockey, come to love sports, and I would probably be a totally different person than I am today. Well, I'm pretty glad that things broke the way they did!
Dad, thanks for all of your dedication and sacrifice over the years. I don't always get a chance to say it, but I really appreciate all you've done for me in helping me become the man that I am today. I look forward to many more years of reminiscing about obscure hockey players, and talking about the Patriots games on Sunday.
Happy Father's Day to all you dads out there!
Antiquities (JBF Appreciation Volume 11 ) - The penultimate JBF appreciation post. Some random vintage with a few heavy hitters sprinkled in. Just a T206 and a Clemente. Nothing sp...