Cartoons: Baseball Banter

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“If you don’t mind, I’m talking to him!”
Jerry Marcus
August 13, 1955

 

Baseball coach is telling a batter that he is sending in a pinch hitter.
“Everything depends on you, Filbrick, so I think I better put in a pinch hitter!”
July 28, 1956

 

Baseball player sits in the stands to catch fly balls.
“You seldom see them play a man much deeper.”
William F. Brown
June 2, 1956

 

Tool company owner tells a client to speed through a proposal, because his store is going to be playing against another company soon.
“Make it fast.” We play Acme Hardware at three o’clock.”
Walter Goldstein
May 22, 1954

 

Catcher pleads with a pitcher not to use a particular pitch because it hurts his hands.
“But they sting!”
Larry Frick
May 10, 1952

 

Baseball coach tells his pitcher that the fans are displeased with his performance.
“A delegation of fans out there want the car back they gave you.”
Jerry Marcus
April 28, 1956

 

Baseball fans discuss a batter's performance during a game.
“He’s always nervous like this for a couple of innings, then he settles down and they knock his brains out.”
Bettersworth
July 12, 1952

 

Baseball player comforts a teammate who barreled through a fence in a failed attempt to stop a home run.
“Nice try, anyhow, Hampton.”
Wesley Thompson
April 17, 1954

 

An entire baseball team crowds around third base to stop a feared batter from hitting the ball in that direction.
“Third base remains pretty much of a question mark.”
Robert Day
February 23, 1952

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  2. Very funny baseball cartoons. My favorite was the one where the batter went with the catcher to talk to the pitcher.

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