I am a baseball fan.
I have been since I was a young boy. It started with a stack of
San Francisco Giant cards from the sixties surrounded by a rubber band.
Well that stack of
cards grew to tens of thousands and my love of the game continued to
The history and
tradition of the game is what captures me. I can look at a old
baseball card and it will bring me back in time.
This history is also
a family history. My great uncle, Joe Wilhoit played baseball.
He didn't have too much of a career in the majors but there is greatness
still in his achievements and the era he played in.
Holds Minor league record for most consecutive games with a hit (69)
Played in the 1917 World Series with the New York Giants and lost to
the White Sox.
Played with Babe Ruth on the Boston Red Sox
I never met him but this website is a dedication
to his baseball career.
Below are a few
Articles about Joe Wilhoit