4.13.2011

Goose Gossage, 1989 Upper Deck

Name: Goose Gossage
Team: Chicago Cubs
Position: Closer
Value of card: Bend over and let Goose show ya
Key 1988 stat: 412 "gooses"
Time for a 'stache-a-licious pop quiz:

What name did Hall of Famer Goose Gossage bestow on his mustache?

(A) Hall of Fame Handlebars
(B) 6 Pounds of Style
(C) Harry
(D) The Wraparound Upper Lip Safety Cover
(E) Moose Stache
(F) The Head Honcho on My Head
(G) All of the above

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2 comments:

  1. Goose had one plate appearance in 1989. But he loved to wear that batting helmet.

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    1. He didn't want his beautiful hair to get out and overshadow that golden face fur. The helmet provided insurance that a regular baseball cap just couldn't promise.

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