1985 Fleer Super Star Special Featuring Sparky Anderson – ‘Giving The Signs’
I have to imagine that watching a manager like Sparky Anderson go through the process of managing a baseball game from the dugout would be an enjoyable experience.
Between the signals, the chatter, the complaining, and the use of multiple pitchers, I would guess that watching him would at times be more entertaining than the game itself.
Luckily, in 1985, Fleer gave us a small glimpse of what that would be like.
Have a look:
In today’s sport, we get a lot more activity: pre-game interviews, mid-game interviews, and post-game interviews.
I wonder how a manager like Sparky Anderson would feel about stuff like this?? My guess is that it is not something he would be agreeable to…