From the SI Vault: The Rookie From Wampum

Take a look at this story from Sports Illustrated in April 1964, when Dick Allen was a prospect with the Phillies. Interesting read about his raw baseball skills. Notice the comparison to Hank Aaron.

The Rookie From Wampum

Here’s the way it looked in the magazine

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