The Mendoza Line (a .200 batting average) is the threshold for incompetent major league hitting. It began as a joke by George Brett teasing Mario Mendoza in an interview with ESPN’s Chris Berman… and has since become the low bar. It’s no wonder Mendoza was such a poor hitter (lifetime .215 average) with those squinty eyes and bottle thick glasses!

Original artwork by #MatthewLeeRosen
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Published by Matthew Lee Rosen

Baseball card artist Matthew Lee Rosen repurposes old baseball cards to turn them into art... celebrating the pop culture of America's pastime.

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