February 2, 2019 at 9:29 am #81107
This is an overdue thread.
Cardinals vs Mets-9/7/1967-(Part 1 of 2)-Shea Stadium (from the Flagstaff Films baseball home movie archive) pic.twitter.com/xaBNCFuFtr
— Flagstaff Films (@Flagstafffilms) February 2, 2019
Cardinals vs Mets-9/7/1967-(Part 2 of 2)-Shea Stadium (from the Flagstaff Films baseball home movie archive) pic.twitter.com/wv9gYEVFFu
— Flagstaff Films (@Flagstafffilms) February 2, 2019February 2, 2019 at 12:44 pm #81112
I agree. The Flagstaff collection is an absolute treasure trove.
Besides the short snippets on twitter does Flagstaff offer subscriptions or memberships for people who would like to see longer footage?
February 2, 2019 at 1:14 pm #81119
- This reply was modified 1 year, 8 months ago by gscottar.
Terrific stuff. Player uniforms were so much better back then. These days with the pant legs pulled down for some guys, and hiked way up for other guys is lame. Not to mentioned the multiple combinations.
Like a lot of things, I do not mind a few combinations, but it gets overwhelming at times. The Cardinals have held back on that for the most part, but are creeping into a little more varied lool, which when pushed too far becomes the old “beer league softball” appearance.February 10, 2019 at 8:23 am #81632March 15, 2019 at 7:15 am #83943March 22, 2019 at 7:58 pm #84491
Man, Warren Spahn had such a nice, smooth windup and delivery of his pitches.March 30, 2019 at 7:25 am #85130March 30, 2019 at 3:10 pm #85164
Some great ones there. That was Palmer facing Maris as a Yankee, so it had to be 1966, Palmer’s rookie year. He then missed most of both ’67 and ’68, but managed to come back strong and end up in the Hall.
For anyone not doing much on Monday, the Movies channel is showing baseball movies all day. One of them is “Safe At Home”, filmed in Spring Training 1962 where a kid gets Mantle & Maris, who were at the height of their “M&M fame at that point, to his Little League team. I still have that movie on VHS, and still have two perfectly fine working VHS machines, but have not seen it since the 1990s. Maybe I will fire up the old tape machine this weekend and give it a look-see (to quote Barney Fife).April 13, 2019 at 12:36 pm #87132April 13, 2019 at 12:48 pm #87135
Cool video of Babe Ruth. He finished his career playing with the Braves then as a coach for the Dodgers.June 9, 2019 at 8:35 am #93881
Rare Color- Brooklyn Dodgers vs Cardinals at Sportsman's Park, St Louis-best guess, 1946 (from the Flagstaff Films baseball home movie archive) pic.twitter.com/zADrJOEyjR
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Rare Color-(part 2 of 2) Brooklyn Dodgers vs Cardinals, Sportsman's Park, St Louis-misc action from a few different games-1946 (from the Flagstaff Films baseball home movie archive) pic.twitter.com/o2cLq5Nodn
— Flagstaff Films (@Flagstafffilms) June 9, 2019June 9, 2019 at 12:36 pm #93912
I love those old films. Those were some mighty swings by Harry Walker and Stan the Man.June 26, 2019 at 6:46 am #95836
The only player I identified for sure in the first video is Sunny Jim Bottomley…
Rare Film- (Part 2 of 4) 1930 World Series- St. Louis Cardinals vs Philadelphia Athletics- Shibe Park-(from the BW Vintage Collection of the Flagstaff Films baseball home movie archive) pic.twitter.com/ZpY3yp6QXv
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Rare Film- (Part 1 of 4) 1930 World Series- St. Louis Cardinals vs Philadelphia Athletics- Shibe Park-(from the BW Vintage Collection of the Flagstaff Films baseball home movie archive) pic.twitter.com/50gWiVcecx
— Flagstaff Films (@Flagstafffilms) June 25, 2019
Rare Film- Cards and Browns- Can you guess when and where? (From the Flagstaff Films baseball home movie archive) pic.twitter.com/F6KGVEiicO
— Flagstaff Films (@Flagstafffilms) June 23, 2019
Rare Film- (Part 2 of 2) STL Browns vs STL Cards-most folks seem to think 1928-which seems right to us as well.(From the Flagstaff Films baseball home movie archive) pic.twitter.com/mAexJsRVqr
— Flagstaff Films (@Flagstafffilms) June 24, 2019June 26, 2019 at 4:44 pm #95874June 29, 2019 at 10:10 am #96161July 27, 2019 at 8:12 am #99459July 27, 2019 at 10:25 am #99479
I am thinking ’67 or ’68. Trying to see who that Giant lefty pitcher was, thinking it might be either Ray Sadecki or Mike McCormick.July 28, 2019 at 3:36 pm #99658November 14, 2019 at 8:46 pm #114416November 15, 2019 at 6:16 am #114423stlcard25ParticipantPaid - Annual
Pretty neat stuff…the Cards have had some great announcers in addition to the great players over the years.December 26, 2019 at 8:00 am #117637
Here is how to access hundreds of incredible clips…
Happy Holidays from Flagstaff Films. If you are relaxing a bit today and need a fix of really cool vintage baseball, check out hundreds of @flagstafffilms clips by clicking the "Media" link on our profile page. Cheers, FF pic.twitter.com/CSsCNQ5a1T
— Flagstaff Films (@flagstafffilms) December 26, 2019December 26, 2019 at 8:48 am #117648
Thanks for the heads up on how to do that. This one has a few good Cardinal clips.
Merry Christmas from Flagstaff Films. We are counting the days until spring training.(Check out hundreds of
other vintage @FlagstaffFilm clips via our MEDIA link) pic.twitter.com/BxbNx3V2CA
— Flagstaff Films (@flagstafffilms) December 26, 2019February 6, 2020 at 9:12 am #121530
This isn’t from Flagstaff but a neat picture nonetheless. Most of you have may have already seen it. This seemed like the relevant thread to put it in.February 6, 2020 at 9:24 am #121533Boyer14ParticipantFree
Great stuffFebruary 6, 2020 at 3:38 pm #121580
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