1975 Topps Set Card 16/660 – #369 – Merv Rettenmund, Reds
Player Name: Merv Rettenmund
Card Number: 369
Team: Cincinnati Reds
Image Style: Posed Batting
Years In The Major Leagues: 13 seasons, 1968-1980
Notes From His 1975 Season: Rettenmund was a utility outfielder for the Reds in 1975. He appeared in 93 games for the team and collected 226 plate appearances in that time. He compiled a batting average of just .239 and an on-base percentage of .356. Of his 45 hits on the year, he had 6 doubles, 1 triple, and 2 home runs. He drove in 19 runs on the season while scoring 26 times.
Notes From Career: Rettenmund won two World Series titles during his career – 1970 with Oakland and 1975 with Cincinnati. He has 629 career hits and a lifetime batting average of .271. Rettenmund was a solid fill-in guy for the outfield – he played 442 games in right field, 229 games in left field, and 155 games in center field.