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Cole Hamels Sports Illustrated Kids Cover
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I remember the good ol’ days when it was called Sports Illustrated for Kids :(

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  • GM-Carson

    I still have some of the cards that used to come with the magazine that you could tear out. Probably worth a nickle each.

  • Chris

    I’m focused on another cover right now. It’s some bullshit. Meech you need a “STFU Verducci” post for this one.

  • Section118

    2 Cole Hamels SI covers in one offseason

  • CarlosBeltransexual

    The best (worst) part of SIFK was that part where they’d poll idiotic kids about sports issues.
    97% Yes 3% No

    “Women are nice athletes too. My mom watches football with me.”
    -Timmy, Iowa

    “Women could get hurt.”
    -Ronnie, St. Paul, MN

  • Mr. Bryan

    Do they still have Buzz Beamer cartoons in the back??

  • How do you spell retard?

    I remember their weird little shit cards. I must have got a dozen pathetically flimsy Rey Ordonezes.

  • AJ

    buzz beamer was always great

  • Matt

    On the subject of old SI for Kids cards, there was an issue with Larry Johnson of the Knicks on the cover and in it was a Tiger Woods “rookie card.” I ended up selling my issue on eBay about 5 or 6 years ago for just under $600. It was literraly his first card or some shit like that, and people were going batshit for them.

  • Walklett

    Is there a swimsuit issue for kids?

  • Gonzo

    Walklett, that is wrongness of epic proportions.


  • Walklett

    I kid, I kid…wait, that doesn’t sound right either.

  • DrummerBoy

    Some headline. Now the Phils are the team to beat? Did they miss the last two seasons?

  • Jim

    How does it work when the Kids issue has them as the “team to beat” and the normal one has the Mets winning it all?

  • MikeY

    I’m still waiting for the Phillies Wheaties box…

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