1975 Topps Set Card 181/660 – #555 – Al Oliver, Pirates
Player Name: Al Oliver
Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Position: Outfield, 1st Base
Image Style: Posed Portrait
Years In The Major Leagues: 18 seasons, 1968-85
Notes From His 1975 Season: Al Oliver played in 155 games for the Pirates in 1975. In 628 at-bats, Oliver connected for 176 hits including 39 doubles, 8 triples, and 18 home runs. He was also responsible for driving in 84 runs for the ‘Bucs’ while scoring 90 times. Oliver was named to the NL All-Star team in 1975.
Notes From Career: Al Oliver was chosen as an All-Star 7 times during his 18-year career. He was a top MVP candidate multiple times and won three Silver Slugger awards for offensive excellence. Oliver is a career .303 hitter with 2,743 hits to his credit. Of his 2,743 hits, Oliver connected for 529 doubles, 77 triples, and 219 home runs. Oliver won a World Series championship with the Pirates in 1971.