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1975 Topps Set Card 310/660 – #395 – Bud Harrelson, Mets

1975 Topps Set Card 310/660 – #395 – Bud Harrelson, Mets

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Card Number:  395

Player Name:  Bud Harrelson

Team:  New York Mets

Position:  Shortstop

Image Style:  Posed Hitting

Years In The Major Leagues: 16 seasons, 1965-80

Notes From His 1975 Season:  Bud Harrelson played in just 34 games for the Mets in 1975.  With 73 at-bats, Harrelson collected 16 hits en route to a .219 batting average.  He had 2 doubles on the year, with 3 RBI and 5 runs scored.

Notes From Career:  Bud Harrelson played for three major league clubs during his 16-season big league career.  He is a lifetime .236 hitter with 1,120 hits in 1,533 games played.  Harrelson is a 2-time All-Star and winner of a Gold Glove Award.  He is a member of the 1969 World Series Champion New York Mets.

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1975 Topps Set Card 296/660 – #390 – Ron Cey, Dodgers

1975 Topps Set Card 296/660 – #390 – Ron Cey, Dodgers

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Card Number:  390

Player Name:  Ron Cey

Team:  Los Angeles Dodgers

Position:  3rd Base

Image Style: Posed Hitting

Years In The Major Leagues: 17 seasons, 1971-87

Notes From His 1975 Season:  Cey played in 158 games for the Dodgers in 1975.  He hit .283 with 160 hits for the team in 566 at-bats.  Of his 160 hits, Cey connected for 29 doubles and 25 home runs while scoring 72 times and driving in 101 runs.  Cey was selected as a National League All-Star in 1975.

Notes From Career:  Ron Cey is a career .261 hitter with 1,868 hits.  He has 328 doubles and 316 lifetime home runs.  He scored 977 runs during his 17 seasons in the majors, while also driving in 1,139.  Cey is a 6-time All-Star and was the MVP of the 1981 World Series.

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1975 Topps Set Card 264/660 – #59 – Ken Henderson, White Sox

1975 Topps Set Card 264/660 – #59 – Ken Henderson, White Sox

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Card Number:  59

Player Name:  Ken Henderson

Team:  Chicago White Sox

Position:  Outfield

Image Style:  Posed Hitting

Years In The Major Leagues:  16 seasons, 1965-80

Notes From His 1975 Season:  Ken Henderson played in 140 games for the White Sox in 1975.  Henderson hit .251 on the year with 129 hits in 513 at-bats.  Of his 129 hits, Henderson connected for 20 doubles, 3 triples, and 9 home runs.  He drove in 53 runs for the Sox while also scoring 65 times.

Notes From Career:  Ken Henderson played for 7 different clubs during his 16-season big league career.  He is a lifetime .257 hitter with 1,168 career hits.  Henderson connected for 216 doubles and 122 home runs during his playing days while also stealing 86 bases (52 between 1970-72).

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1975 Topps Set Card 189/660 – #122 – Al Hrabosky, Cardinals

1975 Topps Set Card 189/660 – #122 – Al Hrabosky, Cardinals

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Player Name:  Al Hrabosky

Team:  St. Louis Cardinals

Position:   Pitcher

Image Style:  Posed Pitching

Years In The Major Leagues:  13 seasons, 1970-82

Notes From His 1975 Season:  Al Hrabosky appeared in 65 games for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1975.  He completed the season with a 13-3 record and a league-high .813 winning percentage.  Hrabosky had an NL-leading 22 saves for the team in 1975 and an ERA of just 1.66.  In 97 innings of work, he struck out 82 batters while walking 33.  He finished in 3rd place for the Cy Young Award.

Notes From Career:  Al Hrabosky pitched for 3 different teams during his 13-year major league career.  A relief pitcher, he appeared in 545 games during that time, getting saves in 97 of them.  He has a lifetime record of 64-35 with an ERA of 3.10.  Hrabosky has a lifetime strikeout to walk ratio of 1.74:1 and averaged 6.8 strikeouts per nine innings.  Hrabosky finished in the Top 5 for the Cy Young voting during the 1974 and 1975 baseball seasons.  He also got MVP consideration in both of those campaigns too.

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1975 Topps Set Card 167/660 – #93 – Dave Lopes, Dodgers

1975 Topps Set Card 167/660 – #93 – Dave Lopes, Dodgers

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Player Name:  Dave Lopes

Team:  Los Angeles Dodgers

Position:  2nd Base

Image Style:  Posed Batting

Years In The Major Leagues:  16 seasons, 1972-87

Notes From His 1975 Season:  Davey Lopes played in 155 games for the Dodgers in 1975.  He paced the NL in steals with 77 by the end of the year en route to scoring 108 runs.  Lopes hit .262 on the year and had an on-base percentage of .58 for the club.

Notes From Career:  During his 16-year major league career, Davey Lopes swiped 557 bases, good for 26th on the all-time list.  He was a lifetime .263 hitter with 1,671 hits in 1,812 games played.   Lopes was a 4-time All-star and captured a Gold Glove for defensive excellence at second base in 1978.  He captured a World Series championship with the Dodgers in 1981.

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