Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Monday, January 07, 2013

Planning underway for Darvish museum

Ichiro has a museum too. And Hideki Matsui. What US baseball players have museums besides Babe Ruth? Don’t Bob Feller and Yogi Berra have museums?

Gamingboy Posted: January 07, 2013 at 04:47 PM | 15 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: japan, museum, yu darvish

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Hello Rusty Kuntz, Goodbye Rusty Cars Posted: January 07, 2013 at 06:43 PM (#4341260)
This guy. He was American-ish.
   2. SoSHially Unacceptable Posted: January 07, 2013 at 06:48 PM (#4341265)
Joe Jackson and Roger Maris have them.
   3. vortex of dissipation Posted: January 07, 2013 at 06:54 PM (#4341267)
   4. Danny Posted: January 07, 2013 at 06:57 PM (#4341270)
Jack Cust has a whole ####### academy.
   5. DFA Posted: January 07, 2013 at 08:22 PM (#4341321)
   6. Rowland Office Supplies Posted: January 07, 2013 at 08:24 PM (#4341323)
Ty Cobb has a neat little museum 40 minutes down the road from me in his hometown of Royston, GA.
   7. Jose Canusee Posted: January 07, 2013 at 09:44 PM (#4341501)
I thought someone, perhaps in his birthplace of Martinez, CA, had started a Joe DiMaggio Museum and his relatives disowned any part of it. Part of it may have had to do with a boat "Joltin Joe" he had been awarded but ignored and was "rediscovered" in poor condition.
   8. JJ1986 Posted: January 07, 2013 at 09:50 PM (#4341517)
wrong thread
   9. flournoy Posted: January 07, 2013 at 11:13 PM (#4341664)
I disapprove of dedicating museums to 26 year old living people. Huge opportunity for egg-on-the-face.
   10. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: January 08, 2013 at 01:22 AM (#4341745)
If we're counting college baseball players, this guy.
   11. Shooty is obsessed with the latest hoodie Posted: January 08, 2013 at 07:32 AM (#4341783)
Jackie Robinson, you goofs!
   12. Bhaakon Posted: January 08, 2013 at 08:54 AM (#4341818)
To be fair, the Matsui museum is really just an annex to his pornography library.
   13. Snowboy Posted: January 08, 2013 at 07:30 PM (#4342454)
I have never been there, but there was a Ted Williams museum in Florida which was expanded and relocated into the Devil Ray's Tropicana Field. It's now about Teddy Ballgame and also his "Hitters Hall of Fame" project. I've read that admission is free if you buy a ticket to a Ray's game.
   14. RollingWave Posted: January 09, 2013 at 01:13 AM (#4342610)
http://seattletimes.com/ABPub/2012/03/22/2017819608.jpg

It can't get any worse than Ichiro Museum... this looks like the stereotypical Asian funeral setup...

no wonder Ichiro reportedly hate his dad (his folks run this museum)

   15. The District Attorney Posted: January 09, 2013 at 01:41 AM (#4342621)
Do Japanese stats count?

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Infinite Yost (Voxter)
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOT - March 2017 NBA thread
(6916 - 9:48pm, Jun 22)
Last: Thok

NewsblogRecounting the many ways baseball has changed in 20 years
(14 - 9:46pm, Jun 22)
Last: Steve Balboni's Personal Trainer

NewsblogA’s owners say moving four miles to new stadium will create $3B in economic benefits, I’m done | Field of Schemes
(32 - 9:45pm, Jun 22)
Last: McCoy

NewsblogOTP 19 June 2017: Bipartisan baseball: Dems best GOP, give trophy to wounded Scalise
(770 - 9:39pm, Jun 22)
Last: Gonfalon Bubble

NewsblogMy OMNI has a second name, it's CHATTER, for June 22, 2017
(39 - 9:24pm, Jun 22)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogYour 2017 MLB local broadcaster rankings
(46 - 9:21pm, Jun 22)
Last: Tulo's Fishy Mullet (mrams)

NewsblogJarrod Dyson breaks up perfect game with bunt – and Justin Verlander isn’t mad
(27 - 9:17pm, Jun 22)
Last: ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick

NewsblogKyle Schwarber headed back to Triple-A Iowa
(28 - 9:05pm, Jun 22)
Last: Cargo Cultist

NewsblogOT Gaming: October 2015
(664 - 9:04pm, Jun 22)
Last: 6 - 4 - 3

NewsblogBeyond the Box Score: On the lack of interest in Albert Pujols’s 600 HR and Adrián Beltré’s pursuit of 3,000 hits
(44 - 8:13pm, Jun 22)
Last: ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick

NewsblogNegro Leagues Baseball Museum receives $1 million gift from MLB, players union
(8 - 8:10pm, Jun 22)
Last: Moeball

NewsblogFreddie Freeman Might Play 3B for Braves After Recovering from Wrist Injury
(85 - 7:08pm, Jun 22)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogThe Mets Are Pissed At Yasiel Puig For Admiring His Homer
(49 - 6:33pm, Jun 22)
Last: Infinite Yost (Voxter)

NewsblogAt Long Last, Video Of One Of The Most Ridiculous And Unforgettable Plays In Nats History (WaPo)
(37 - 6:07pm, Jun 22)
Last: What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face?

NewsblogAthletics Designate Stephen Vogt
(10 - 6:05pm, Jun 22)
Last: What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face?

Page rendered in 0.2474 seconds
47 querie(s) executed