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WEAPONIZED BASEBALL CARD SERIES: Richard Nixon

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RICHARD NIXON
former U.S. president, vice president

Weaponized-Baseball-1x1inOn May 13, 1958, the motorcade of then-Vice President Richard Nixon was attacked while on a diplomatic mission in Venezuela. When he returned home, Nixon helped orchestrate a delegation of specific diplomats sent back to the country to mend relations. The group was made up solely of MLB personnel.

Much more is in Chapter 50 of Weaponized Baseball.