McFarlanes MLB 3 Inch Series 6 Action Figures
With the continued popularity of their MLB 3 inch action figures McFarlane's have announced their 2008 lines.
One of the first releases for the new season will be series 6 of their 3 inch MLB figures. These figures have become particularly collectible amongst fans and collectors in all walks of life.
Featuring debut thee inch figures for slugger Ryan Howard and Red Sox hitter Jonathan Papelbon.There are also uniform updates for Barry Zito from the San Francisco and Mets third baseman David Wright and two new 3 inch poses for Mariano Rivera and the Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols.
This series includes:David WrightMariano Rivera 2Albert Pujols 3
Ryan is quoted as saying “It’s all about playing the game like your life depends on it and enjoying it at the same time.”
In the year 2007 Ryan’s contract was renewed for an outstanding sum of $900,000 for one year. Howard became the fastest player in MLB to hit 100 home runs on 27 June 2007; he broke his old record of 195 hits by 196&197 strikes. His 2006/7 Season started off well when he became the first player to hit a home run into Ashburn Alley at Citizens Bank Park.
All this and still set to achieve more, this is Ryan Howard with an electrifying smile and easy manner that will...
Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on November 23, 1980 Jonathan Papelbon is a closing pitcher with the Boston Red Sox and made his Major Leagues debut in July, 2005.
Jonathan Papelbon was picked up by the Boston Red Sox in the 2002 draft but didn't debut in the major leagues until July 2005. Papelbon's secret weapon is his 2 seam fastball which many have commented seems to "explode" just as they reach the plate causing it to rise making it difficult to strike. he secret to this is that ...
Barry inherits his zest for life from his parents Joe and Roberta Zito. Roberta is a former opera singer and used to give Barry singing lessons assisted by his father Joe, who used to work for “Nat King Cole”.
With the starting of 2007, Zito decided it was time for change and not only did he change his agent Arn Tellem with Scott Boras, but also left Oakland Athletics for the Giants. This career move has been under a lot of speculation. In the coming season Barry has a lot to prove to his eagerly waiting fans.
Since signing his new contract, worth about $55 million, he has also pledged to donate $1.5 million to the Mets Foundation during the period of the contract.
Wright had another exceptional season in 2006 and is ranked among the teams top three hitters in all the offensive catagories and is a contender in the MVP talks.
The highlight of the season was his streak of 26 hits which came to an end on April 21 2007 which beat the previous team record of 24 by Mike Piazza and Hubie Brooks.
Mariano Rivera 2
Mariano Rivera is a deeply religious Christian and firmly believes that everything happens for a reason. One famous example of this believe is when the Yankees lost the seventh game of the 2001 World Series because he discovered afterwards that had they won his good friend Enrique Wilson would have been on the fatal American Airlines Flight 587.
He is most famous for his signature pitch, a sharp-breaking fastball cutter that has shattered many a hitters bat earning it the nickname "buzzsaw" and is probably the most feared of pitches in the Major Leagues. During a long and distinguished career Mariano Rivera has recieved numerous awards and honors including...
Albert Pujols 3
“True faith can move mountains”, make you a good human being and a great baseball player states sums up this hardworking, dedicated baseball player. Honesty and faith, he got from his grandmother, and a passion for baseball he inherited from his father.
By the year 2005 Albert had 117 RBI’s, 41 Home Runs and 97 walks to his credit. This was the year when Albert hit his most memorable Home Run and gave his team a victory of 5-4 against the Astro’s. This was when John Dewan chose to include Albert in his book the Fielding Bible
This defensive player is the only player, recorded in the history of the MLB who has ...
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