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Anyone read this letter by Mickey Mantle....

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Big Chee, Jun 19, 2007.

  1. Big Chee

    Big Chee Active Member

    the man....the myth....the legend...

  2. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    Yet another reason to be proud of the picture of Mickey hanging on my wall.
  3. Chef

    Chef Active Member

    If that is indeed accurate, that may be the best letter ever written.
  4. Big Chee

    Big Chee Active Member

    That last line was a friggin gem.
  5. Huggy

    Huggy Well-Known Member

    As the man says, if that's not true, it oughta be.
  6. Somehow, that didn't make it into Costas's eulogy.
  7. Simon_Cowbell

    Simon_Cowbell Active Member

    I can see the single tear from the trash commercial thirty years ago now trailing down the cheek of little Bobby Costas!
  8. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Well-Known Member

    I guess that scene ended up on the cutting room floor during the editing of 61*
  9. Mayfly

    Mayfly Active Member


    She could not be reached for comment regarding the situation.
    Last edited by a moderator: Dec 15, 2014
  10. cranberry

    cranberry Well-Known Member

    Meanwhile, Commissioner Bud Selig is contemplating taking posthumous action against Mantle using his "best interests of baseball" power.
  11. MilanWall

    MilanWall Member

    Guess Mickey wasn't as much of a switch hitter as we all thought.
  12. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    The All-American Boy, indeed.
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