Four Rocky Bridges baseball cards and the implications thereof

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Rather than indulge in any ceremonial throat-clearing, I'll just unfurl like a sovereign battle flag these four Rocky Bridges baseball cards of which you should drink deeply ... 

One:

Two: 

Three: 

And, finally, four: 

There are those ballplayers who place a pinch of smokeless tobacco between cheek and gum. And then there is Rocky Bridges, USA American infielder of the 1950s and 60s, who instead placed all of tobacco history between his cheek and gum. 

Rocky Bridges, I christen thee: "Skoal Hamster."

CBS Sports Writer

Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for FOXSports.com and ESPN.com. He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The... Full Bio

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