Monthly Archives: July 2016


The Curious Case of Ed Delahanty

Willie Mays. Hank Aaron. Ty Cobb. Babe Ruth. Not only are these iconic names in the sport of professional baseball, they’re instantly recognizable to most Americans. Even their respective nicknames, “Say Hey Kid,” “Hammer,” “Georgia Peach,” and “Sultan of Swat” are known to many ardent non-sport fans. But what if I asked you about Ed [...]

By | 2017-09-11T15:15:59+00:00 July 15th, 2016|


For the second time since MINT State moved to Myrtle Beach last August, we’ve experienced a once-in-a-lifetime event. The first was possibly the single greatest sports card discovery of all-time: “The Lucky 7 Find.” In fact, if we had not made the move from northern Illinois to South Carolina, that southern family would have never [...]

By | 2017-09-11T15:15:59+00:00 July 1st, 2016|