I've decided to take a crack at building the 1950 Bowman set, largely because it was responsible for the first truly vintage baseball card I ever owned. Tonight I inch one card closer to that goal with pitcher Monte Kennedy of the New York Giants:
While he never won a World Series, he did pitch in two games of the 1951 Fall Classic against the Yankees. In one instance, he had a nice 1-2-3 inning. The other appearance? He gave up a two-run shot to Phil Rizzuto. You win some, you lose some.
Set Progress: 2 of 252 (.8% Complete)
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