Goose was one of the original modern closers of the late 70’s & early 80’s… intimidating batters with his fu manchu mustache, violent delivery and blistering fastball. Over his HOF career, he recorded the final out to clinch a division, pennant or World Series 7 different times! Original artwork by #MatthewLeeRosen #topps #baseballcards #baseballcardart #baseballcardartistContinue reading

When a team has zeros on the scoreboard, we refer to those as goose eggs… and Rich “Goose” Gossage recorded a ton of zeros while closing out some crucial games throughout his HOF career. Could I have just painted a goose instead? Sure… but that would’ve required no thought from anyone. Original artwork by #MatthewLeeRosenContinue reading