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Mordecai (Three Fingers) Brown

 

After overcoming a serious childhood injury, Mordecai "Three Finger" Brown went on to become one of the greatest pitchers in baseball history. He won 239 games over 14 seasons in the majors, and his career ERA, 2.06, is sixth-best all-time.

Played for the Reds in 1913 with an 11-12 record and a 2.91 ERA.

2004 National Baseball Hall of Fame Postcard.

1982 Dover Publications Reprints National League, T206, NNO.

2011 Monarch Corona Centennial Reprint Series #13.

1977 Dover Publications Classic Baseball Cards Reprints, #32.

1916 Sporting News (M101-5) Reprint #23.

1990 Interpretive Marketing Baseball Wit #89.

1987 TCMA 1907 Chicago Cubs, #2-1907.

1987 Hygrade All-Time Greats, NNO.

1982 Cramer Baseball Legends Series 3, #71.

1980-87 SSPC HOF Baseball Immortals #56.

1961 Fleer Baseball Greats #11.

1992 The Sporting News Conlon Collection #55. 

Thanks for visiting.

CinciCuse Bill

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  1. I like that '61 Fleer card.

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  2. Pretty cool that he was able to overcome that injury and become an all-time great. One of these days I'll need to pop open my Baseball Wit set to see who else is in that set.

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    1. It's a terrific set, especially of early baseball pioneers.

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  3. You got a pretty good collection going! I always enjoy seeing the Cramer's.

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    1. Thanks Jon, like all us - it’s a labor of love. Peace!

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