Collected baseball cards from 1986-1995, and again from 2014 to Present. A simple blog to discuss the hobby.
These sorts of overlaps have always fascinated me too. Kenny Lofton and Tim Stoddard have basketball cards, Walter Payton has an auto racing card, what a gloriously Topsy turvy world we live in.
For sure! Just yesterday I learned that there's a baseball card of George Halas in the 1978 Grand Slam set. Mark Hoyle told me about it in the comments.
That one got by me! I might have to start a collection of these things they sure would look neat all together in a binder, one for each sport each guy played in.
There's also two-sport underachiever Drew Henson. Though his path started in the baseball card world and then ended on NFL cardboard.
I think I have a Drew Henson baseball card somewhere, but no football cards. I just grabbed what was handy for the post.Vic Janowicz and Bo Jackson are the only two people to have played in the MLB and won college football's Heisman Trophy.In addition to Deion Sanders, we can't forget Brian Jordan or D.J. Dozier.Chad Hutchinson and Josh Booty were both NFL QBs and MLB organizational filler. And of course there's super athlete Jim Thorpe...