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Maven of Minutiae. Graphics Producer of White Sox Baseball on NBC Sports Chicago. https://t.co/7rldUKrAC3 Stathead. SABR member. Defender of deep dish pizza.

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Happy @SABRbbcards birthday to the 🇨🇺💫. Read about nine great Miñoso cards, as chosen by @ckamka, on the blog:… https://t.co/VJ0NIwiZ6k
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaSparky Anderson age comps never cease to amaze https://t.co/4cHb1cMetg @PopFisher1 There are a few different codes that get you there @losmoonrunners He was so awkward. Tough to get the timing right on him.33 years later... 007 373 5963 https://t.co/KLk03e4Rwv @RealMoWallace You are doing it right, my friend.Repete repete repete https://t.co/XSkEj5GJLSPeat Rows!! https://t.co/puzlFECIZb @whatcyagonnado I have no idea on the value, though it's a nice tribute to an all-time great card. The 1986-87 Flee… https://t.co/HYFfN7Lmf9
11/29
2020
Yes!!! https://t.co/uMvWOb8Vvr
11/28
2020
@HeavyJ28 Damn. No Comiskey.
11/27
2020
@sonofrpc Thanks! @HeavyJ28 @phitter72 Still waiting for the Haines, Raines & Baines special @HeavyJ28 I don't mind that. The exciting/fun to watch players are vital to the game's popularity. And besides, I enjoy celebrating players. @CubicSnarkonia Thanks! I think that seems the likely route. @EIizondo Thanks!I wrote about Buehrle's HOF case. If you read this and still aren't convinced, that's fine. But don't just reply "n… https://t.co/g6L4xL7kOqRobin Ventura: Pet Detective https://t.co/MMDHG3SEO8
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaPrior to the formation of the Negro National League in 1920, the Chicago American Giants were one of the premiere A… https://t.co/HzFMlaPYas
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka @SoxNerd He's great at whatever he chooses to announce! @MallonDan Which is a shame. Clearly a top 10 3B all-timeAnd didn’t play a single pitch at another position, or DH even once https://t.co/TxQlQ8OPWB
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka @ofvoid I believe that's right, though I don't have that information handy at the moment.Scott Rolen is often knocked for not playing enough.. yet he's 12th all-time in games played at third base. 12th! @zevyr Goodenough!Was the centerfielder for the 1894 Western League Milwaukee Brewers good? Well, he was Goodenough. https://t.co/snqCgizYrj
11/26
2020
@pulhitzherprize What a great project! The 1983 Sox cookbook is one of my greatest purchases from a used book store. https://t.co/VgCUlcXqNc @byalexcoffey @ckamka wanted to make sure you saw this story, it features the ‘83 White Sox cookbook.
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka @eFFeX_Prod Thanks. The logo stickers don't stick as well as I'd like, but overall I like how they turned out. @mikedyce If you went just age 27-33 seasons, (the ages Abreu has played), it's Abreu. Konerko's longevity is huge,… https://t.co/FwDnarIwICOn the 15th anniversary of his acquisition by the #WhiteSox, here’s the #JimThome blog I posted upon his election i… https://t.co/Ogt21xdg8i
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaAlthough Buehrle wouldn’t make my 10 if I had a ballot, this is probably the best case one could make for him https://t.co/oLJFFzZna2
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaThe case for Buehrle, presented by the great @ckamka https://t.co/rkH0Y2o7cC
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaFrom Shoeless Joe to the South Side Hit Men, find stories from the 100 most memorable games at the Chicago… https://t.co/wqRhtd0mcG
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka @ryanfagan https://t.co/mXSMiNOFzITwo-way star Kid Gleason had a 22-yr playing career as 2B (1,946 hits) & pitcher (138 wins), but is best remembered… https://t.co/ih8SN7pwWP
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka @buckweaver Thanks. I love logos and cards with loud colors that match the team, so I put the two together. @BradKing32 Yes it is. Took some old Fleer logo stickers and cut them up.A whole page of "logo border" remixes. https://t.co/sqN4fluIMtThe Bull! Greg Luzinski avg'd 32 HRs, 112 RBIs, 150 OPS+ from 75-78 w @Phillies; with @Whitesox posted 24-86, 133 (… https://t.co/rPPSj52xrO
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaAlso the starting pitcher for the Cubs in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off *and* the starting pitcher for the Yankees in th… https://t.co/L2eZ13jIZr
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka @JessicaDBrand Wow! Fantastic!
11/25
2020
If you ❤️ #Cobra and the @Brewers this one is for you. The amazing @Alloystang created this intricate wood-border… https://t.co/aVQoFsdwoW
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka @ericstephen 1986 Topps was the first one I remember collecting, so that's a special set for me. @obxleatherman That's excellent. @ericstephen Bought the complete set about 20 years ago. Finally opened my first pack about a month ago.First pitcher in Angels history with a 30-save season (31 in 1985) https://t.co/ujzhFFJhRw2004 Inductee into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame https://t.co/vOoA91K4RJInvited to try out for the Puerto Rican Olympic basketball team in 1972. https://t.co/jLfQeuoWIx2002 Inductee into the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame https://t.co/Fqw9Bf46rpWas MLB career leader in saves through the 1992 season (357). Lee Smith soon passed him. https://t.co/a7PIkk0AnqPicked off 3 runners in an inning - 10th inning 8/24/1983 https://t.co/cVREwZm7dELast Pirate to hit a pinch hit walkoff grand slam. 9/19/1991 https://t.co/Hsl7PnC291First Mets pitcher to homer twice in a game (8/6/1983) https://t.co/Lpr4kgmClUFirst 30-save season in Rangers history (38 in 1989) https://t.co/wO1ZKT8kdT1983 American Association MVP with Wichita Aeros. .355/.490/.681, 25 HR https://t.co/HkuZu24qxJStarted for the White Sox vs Cubs in Windy City Classic exhibition 4/7/1994. His starting RF? Michael Jordan. https://t.co/iW8Dm6ZJaNA Pokémon is NOT named after him. https://t.co/Q8RbuSEGClOnly Yankees to finish 1-2 for the AL batting title (1984) https://t.co/36HksfCa68First MVP winner in Rangers history (1974) https://t.co/4xDPlarbaiSilver Slugger winner at 2B the first 2 years the award was given out (1980-81) https://t.co/1VT2GVnPvXOnly player in Yankees history to wear #4 https://t.co/i4f1iV1w5n1985 Donruss time. https://t.co/ffHyZwdNLDKent Tekulve was a rubber-armed reliever, who appeared in an NL-best 94 games in 1979 to help the We Are Family… https://t.co/lYnPVNg9PC
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaYour thoughts on this @whitesox uni worn by Tom Terrific? Tom Seaver played on the South Side of Chicago for 2+ yrs… https://t.co/GQdC2hNH7w
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaDid you know that Chet Lemon, 3X AS CF w @Whitesox & @Tigers, incl '84 WS team, has more career WAR 55.6 than David… https://t.co/5OUz5SjdY0
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaTonight is the rematch https://t.co/eZBENC6NOTNew on the blog! @HeavyJ28 delivers the fourth installment in his 1933 Goudey series. This one looks at the relativ… https://t.co/km0pwaXUN4
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka @ryanfagan @shoelessmuseum When it still seemed possible to play at the Field of Dreams in 2020, I posted this fine… https://t.co/d9U5SS5ACT
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11/24
2020
Good story. Dick Allen belongs in the Hall. @PWSullivan https://t.co/ieeEUfywyP
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka @mikeybeeds And beard! @paulproia Notre Dame HS in Niles! I pass by there all the timeThe Knuckler! Hoyt Wilhelm showing his grip w @whitesox in the 1960s. The Hall of Famer was the 1st pitcher to app… https://t.co/1X72ZrSEyF
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11/23
2020
The Bull turns 70 today. First White Sox player to homer in 5 straight games. https://t.co/rYXryJkb83This guy keeps churning out hit after hit https://t.co/8CZIsRyeGsThe Third Annual #BallplayerBallot! We already have 34 ballots live! MLB Alumni, if you wish to participate, plea… https://t.co/YRHZS70tNg
Retweeted by Christopher Kamka(The answer is Cooperstown) @theaceofspaeder Cooperstown, Or Offensive Rockies Shenanigans?
11/22
2020
#StLCards Stan Musial ranks 19th all-time in singles (2,253), 3rd in doubles (725), 19th in triples (177), & 32nd i… https://t.co/OuuZwXUd8X
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaOnly player with 300+ HR & 100+ SB during the 1980s https://t.co/jkr7Yb4itJ @Crayestout I met him once at the end of '05. He saw my Sox jersey and said they were gonna win it again. Super nice man.Once got pantsed on Cheers https://t.co/iJ7GSDcFvphomered off both: - Jim Perry (born 10/30/1935) & - Todd Van Poppel (born 12/9/1971) #Pudge https://t.co/oFFfhylNalCombined on a shutout with his brother Paul 8/21/1975 https://t.co/URBJmb8sjpNo player has more career home runs out of the 2-spot in the order (186) https://t.co/P6mcwaOuzdBorn the day Roger Maris made his Yankees debut. https://t.co/yLCl8q3vqz @SportsDebate I have a local shop that is perfect for that. Otherwise sometimes eBay has "pick your cards" offers for a flat fee.1986 Topps mini glossy leaders! https://t.co/KSHJ8H7QgT @CubicSnarkonia Dick Ellsworth. All threeMost career Home Runs, having never struck out 50 or more times in a season: career… https://t.co/W3GlN3ThwkStan Musial was born 100 years ago today. In Musial's MLB career: 3-Home Run games: 2 3-Strikeout games: 1Most career home runs by Hall of Famers born in Donora, PA on November 21: 630 Ken Griffey Jr. 475 Stan Musial https://t.co/xuSQEEWtOdShoeless Joe Jackson is most remembered w #whitesox & the 1919 WS betting scandal. However, he became a star w Clev… https://t.co/m227HskLHX
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaDan was always considered very cultured. https://t.co/oVle7h2UBC
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaHappy birthday Rick Monday! Chicago Cubs OF Billy Sunday was born on 11/19 (1862) Chicago Cubs OF Rick Monday was… https://t.co/jeLfleh6k4
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11/21
2020
Juan Pizarro 🇵🇷 was a 2X AS w #Whitesox & won 131 games in #MLB career. In pro career, “Terín” won more than 400 ba… https://t.co/M0gQY81YWd
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11/20
2020
WELCOME #SteveStone aka @stevestone #OTD in 1972: The #WhiteSox dealt starting pitcher Tom Bradley to the San Franc… https://t.co/EMRCqPedFU
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaMiguel Cairo played, as a teammate, in the final career regular season games of: Ryne Sandberg, Wade Boggs & Mark McGwire
Retweeted by Christopher KamkaThe #Whitesox score, but who is the player and when? Any suggestions? Wonderful uni. Did you know the… https://t.co/qNoPNGPKsL
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11/19
2020
1977 @topps Buck O'Neil. - "...You know, I must have told that story a million times. But I never get tired of it.… https://t.co/uecL9fVaIz
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11/18
2020

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