1975 Topps Set Card 175/660 – #17 – Dave Concepcion, Reds

1975 Topps Set Card 175/660 – #17 – Dave Concepcion, Reds

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Player Name:  Dave Concepcion

Team:  Cincinnati Reds

Position:  Shortstop

Image Style:  Posed Batting

Years In The Major Leagues:  19 seasons, 1970-88

Notes From His 1975 Season:   Dave Concepcion played in 140 games for the Reds in 1975.  He hit .274 on the year with 139 hits in 507 at-bats.  Concepcion stole 33 bases in 1975 en route to scoring 62 runs.  He was named as an All-Star in 1975 and also won a Gold Glove Award for defensive excellence at shortstop.

Notes From Career:  A superb defender at shortstop, Concepcion helped anchor one of the most talented infields in all of baseball’s history. For his incredible defensive efforts, Concepcion won 6 Gold Glove awards in a 7-year span.  A career .267 hitter, he collected 2,326 hits. Fleet on his feet, Concepcion scored 993 runs for the Reds while also stealing 321 bases. Other impressive offensive stats include 950 RBI, 389 doubles, 101 home runs, and 48 triples.

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