With the odds stacked against him, Vinny Rottino put together a long minor league career that included several short stints in the big leagues.
A visit to Florida during spring training can provide collectors with plenty of opportunities to obtain autographs from major league veterans as well as future stars currently in the minor leagues.
Eric Lindros was a highly regarded hockey player when he was ready to join the NHL, and hockey card collectors took notice by chasing after his cards.
The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum is releasing 12 bobbleheads commemorating MLB teams that have won multiple World Series crowns.
Joe Carter’s famous 1993 World Series home run was caught by bullpen catcher John Sullivan, who later gave the ball to Carter.
One of the biggest home runs in World Series history was hit by Joe Carter in 1993, winning the series for the Toronto Blue Jays.