Mike Napoli 2012 Topps Archives Deckle Edge
It’s amazing how one memorable postseason can transform a player’s career and impact on the hobby too.
Mike Napoli’s play in the 2011 playoffs will go down as one of the best by a catcher in the history of the game. In 17 games, Napoli did it all – hits, runs, RBI, home runs, defense, he was a man on a mission, and his efforts came very close to landing the Texas Rangers a World Series championship.
Those efforts more than likely landed Napoli in the 2012 Topps Archives ‘Deckle Edge’ set.
And I just scooped up that card as I work towards completing the set.
Have a look:
That postseason also probably help net him his new contract with the Boston Red Sox too…