October 9, 2008

The King of the Folding Chair

In reference to Dinged Corners' post about folding chairs, let me present The King of the Folding Chair, Gaylord Perry.

It seemed in this later years, the Mariners and Braves propped good old Gaylord out in the bullpen on a chair and let him have a good nap in the sun.

Sometimes they gave him a bat:

And you just know he's sitting on a folding chair in this card too:

2 comments:

night owl said...

Have you seen Gaylord recently? He needs a bigger chair.

tastelikedirt said...

Awesome! those cards would go well with my, "Players sitting around doing nothing" collection.