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Pepper Martin


Pepper Martin was a 4-time NL All-Star, 3-time NL Stolen Bases Leader, and one time NL Runs Scored Leader (he scored 121 runs or more in a season 3 times). Martin finished his ML career with a .298 BA in 1189 games played.

He also won three World Series with the St. Louis Cardinals (Gas House Gang). Martin's World Series career batting average of .418 (23-for-55) is still a series record.

Before his ML career, Syracuse Baseball Wall of Famer Pepper Martin batted .300 with 144 hits, 30 doubles, 8 triples, and 9 for the 1926 Syracuse Stars. He finished the season with .452 SLG percentage.

Dover Reprint of 1933 DeLong Gum #17. The back of the card has a tip on the hook slide!

Dover Reprint of 1933 Goudy #62 

Dover Reprint of 1935 National Chicle Diamond Stars #26.

1968 Fleer Laughlin #28.

1971 Fleer Laughlin #29.

1974 TCMA #NNO.

1979 TCMA Galasso #66.

1983 TCMA #28.

1987 TCMA #3-1934.

1988 TSN Conlon Series 3 #NNO.

1991 TSN Conlon #274.

1992 TSN Conlon #637.

1993 Hi-Pro #132.

Syracuse Baseball Wall of Fame Plaque.

My favorite card from this post: I love the big smile on his face on the 1974 TCMA card.

What's yours?

Thanks for visiting!

CinciCuse Bill


  1. My favorite would be the Dover reprint of his 1933 DeLong Gum #17 card. I love that set.

  2. I like that '79 Galasso. Nice cards!

  3. I have exactly one card of his, that being an original '33 Goudey.


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