Archive for April 21, 2009

Lifelong Collection

Posted: April 21, 2009 in Baseball Cards

wilkerJosh Wilker’s a 41-year-old proofreader who lives in Ukrainian Village, is quick to point out that his collection is incomplete and his most valuable card is probably worth no more than $5.  “For me, it’s all about a way to access my childhood and think about those years, and think about the years that came after,” said Wilker, who recently signed a contract to write a book about his collection and his lifelong love of baseball. Stefano Esposito, of the Suntimes, takes alook at Wilker’s story click here.