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From the Land of Band Box Records

Setting Records!

Athletes finding their way onto vinyl over the years

Nate Archibald – 1976

(Played with the Kansas City Kings, Cincinnati Royals and the Boston Celtics)

Ernie Banks – Chicago Cubs – 1964 flexi

Ernie Banks – Chicago Cubs – 1981

(A true Hall of Fame Chicago Cub)

Yogi Berra New York Yankees – 1960’s

George Blanda Oakland Raiders – 1971

(George was 48 when he played his final NFL game – One of the all-time leading scorers as QB and field goal kicker)

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Terry Bradshaw – 1980

Ron Cey L.A. Dodgers – 1976

The Chicago Bears – 1985

Cassius Clay – 1964

Rocky Colavito – Kansas City Athletics – 1964 flexi

Tony Conigliaro Boston Red Sox – 1965

Dave Cowens The Boston Celtics – 1976

The Detroit Lions (Joe Schmidt Trio) – 1963

Joe Di Maggio New York Yankees – 1949

Don Drysdale Los Angeles Dodgers – 1963

Don Drysdale – Los Angeles Dodgers – 1964 (Flexi)

The Fearsome Foursome L.A. Rams – 1965

Curt Gowdy – Year Unknown

Giants Haystack – 1983

The Harlem Globetrotters – Year Unknown/Meadowlark Lemon – 1966

Spencer Haywood Denver Rockets/New York – 1976

First player to depart college early to be signed to the American Basketball Association from Trinidad Junior College in Colorado – He transferred to the University of Detroit where he led the nation in rebounding and average 32 points per game.  He won a gold medal on the U.S. Olympic Team – then led the Denver Rockets to a ABA semifinals spot.

In his Rookie Year he led the ABA in both scoring (30 points per game) and rebounding (19.5 boards per game) and was elected ABA Rookie of the Year and League MVP!  He was the 1970 ABA All Star Game MVP.  He was elected All NBA First Team in 1972 and 1973 and Second Team 1974 and 1975.  He won an NBA Championship in 1980.

Hulk Hogan – 1993

Al Kaline – Detroit Tigers – 1964 Flexi

The Kansas City Athletics – 1961

Danny Kaye – The Los Angeles Dodgers Song – 1962

Jon Keyworth Denver Broncos – 1977

Evel Knievel – 1974

Sandy Koufax – Los Angeles Dodgers – 1964 flexi

Sandy Koufax – The Los Angeles Dodgers – 1970

The Los Angeles Dodgers – 1959

The Los Angeles Dodgers – 1960

The Los Angeles Dodgers – 1981

The Los Angeles Rams – 1986

Henry Lawrence – The Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders – 1983

Mickey Mantle with Teresa Brewer – 1956 (Charted Number 87)

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Mickey Mantle – New York Yankees – 1962 Flexi

Roger Maris – New York Yankees – 1964 flexi

Willie Mays – San Francisco Giants – 1964 Flexi

Bill Mazeroski – Pittsburgh Pirates – 1964 flexi

Tim McCarver St. Louis Cardinals – 1967

Mr. “T” – 1984

The Mudville Nine – Terry Cashman – 1961

Bobby Murcer New York Yankees – 1983

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National Football League 50th Anniversary – 1969

National League All Stars – 1962

Phil Niekro – Terry Cashman – 1984

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Hakeem Olajuwon Houston Rockets – 1987

Philadelphia Phillies – 1964

Jimmy Piersall Cleveland Indians (with the Heartbreakers) – 1960

Oscar Robertson (and the Rim Shots) Cincinnati Royals – 1965

Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig New York Yankees (and others) – 1955

Babe Ruth New York Yankees – 1973

San Francisco 49ers – 1984

Warren Spahn – Milwaukee Braves – 1964 Flexi

Talkin’ Baseball – New York Mets – Terry Cashman – 1983

Talkin’ Baseball – San Fran Giants – Terry Cashman – 1982

Talkin’ Baseball – Willie, Mickey and the Duke – Terry Cashman – 1981

Talkin’ Baseball – Chicago White Sox – Terry Cashman/Steam – 1983

Talkin’ Baseball/Football (University of Minnesota) – Rod Carew & Harmon Killebrew – 1985

Maury Wills Los Angeles Dodgers – 1962

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