the man’s man xvii: mickey mantle.

June 13, 2011  |  The Man's Man  |  Share

Somebody once asked me if I ever went up to the plate trying to hit a home run. I said, ‘Sure, every time.’ -Mickey Mantle

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  1. So which is it, Camels or Viceroys? The world needs more athletes pushing vices.

    • from what i understand, the Mick was indiscriminate with his endorsement choices. more to come…caught a great vintage shot of several Pitt Pirates smoking it up in the dugout.

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