Card of the Day: Stan “Happy Rabbit” Rojek 1949 Bowman #135

Card of the Day: Stan Lee 2013 Upper Deck Goodwin Champions #182

Card of the Day: Stan Mikita 1960-61 Topps #14

Card of the Day: Stan Musial 1948 Leaf #4

Card of the Day: Stan Lopata 1958 Hires Root Beer Test Set – No Tab

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Card of the Day: Stan Lee 2015 Upper Deck Goodwin Champions Goudey Autographs

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Card of the Day: Stan Lee 2013 Panini Golden Age Historic Signatures Auto

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“Pin-Up” of the Week: Stan Musial 2/15/11 Medal Of Freedom Award Pin

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Last night the Cardinals won the NLCS and have paved their way into the World Series once again.  I was really pulling for the Dodgers because its been awhile since they’ve made it to the World Series.

The Cardinals have been around for 131 years and have had a slew of great players.  But one of them will always rise above the others, and that’s Stan Musial.  To commemorate Stan Musial receiving the Medal Of Freedom Award from President Barack Obama at the White House, the Cardinals made this pin.  It wasn’t distributed as a stadium giveaway or sold at their gift shops.  These were handed out to front office employees and other members of the Cardinals organization.  That makes them quite rare.

A few examples of this pin have surfaced on eBay.  One recently sold for $100.00.

Card of the Day: Stan Lee 1990 Impel Marvel Universe #161


Card of the Day: Stan Humphries 1990 Topps Traded RC #71