Play Ball! The Perfect Gift for Baseball Fans

If you’ve got a baseball fan on your holiday gift list this year, then we have the perfect thing for you!

Play Ball! is available from The Postal Store. Click the image for more info.

Play Ball! is available from The Postal Store. Click the image for more info.

Play Ball! Great Moments in Major League Baseball® History is the perfect keepsake for baseball fans and stamp collectors alike. The 40-page softbound book is filled with the vivid paintings of artist Graig Kreindler, whose extraordinarily detailed work captures our national pastime’s biggest icons in action.

The book tells the story of baseball on stamps and comes complete with 16 postage stamps: The ten Legendary Playing Fields stamps issued in 2001, the two 2010 Negro Leagues Baseball stamps, and the four very popular Major League Baseball All-Stars stamps issued earlier this year.

We have five copies of Play Ball! to give away today. To enter all you have to do is send your name and address to uspsstamps [at] gmail [dot] com. Winners will be chosen at random. The deadline for entries is midnight EST, Tuesday, December 18. Good luck!

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About USPS Stamps

The Postal Service™ is proud of its role in portraying the American experience to a world audience through the issuance of postage stamps and postal stationery. Each year the Postal Service issues commemorative stamps reflecting subjects of national significance and appeal. More than 160 years of stamp development has yielded an incredible archive of imagery and commentary reflecting American culture and society. Even in this fast-changing world, stamps are still a versatile and convenient method of postage. And stamp collecting is a lifetime hobby that is fun and educational for all ages. Stamp collecting is easy to start without a big investment. It is also a great way to learn about the world and its many wonders, opening the door to an exciting universe of history, science, geography, the arts, technology, and sports. Our mission is to provide universal service that is prompt, reliable, efficient, affordable, and self-sustaining. Throughout its history the Postal Service has grown with the nation, binding it together by ensuring that everyone, everywhere, has the same ability to communicate regardless of technological change.