1975 Topps Set Card 171/660 – #57 – Dave Johnson, Braves

1975 Topps Set Card 171/660 – #57 – Dave Johnson, Braves

Progress: 171/660

Player Name:  Dave Johnson

Team:  Atlanta Braves

Position:  2nd Base

Image Style:  Posed Batting

Years In The Major Leagues:  13 seasons, 1965-75, 1977-78

Notes From His 1975 Season:  Davey Johnson played just 1 game during the 1975 baseball season.  And he got just one at-bat.  Yes, 1.  But, he got a hit so his batting average on the season was 1.000.  He was released by the Braves and went on to sign a contract to play in Japan for the Yomiuri Giants.

Notes From Career:  Davey Johnson was named as an All-Star four times during his playing days.  He also captured 3 Gold Glove Awards for his defense at second base.  Johnson was a career .261 hitter with 1,252 hits in 1,435 games played.  He played in four World Series match-ups, winning two titles – 1966 and 1970, both with the Baltimore Orioles.

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