I’m collecting the 1981 set, slowly but surely. This post is the latest in my quest for the completion.
- Card Facts – Pat Underwood – Detroit Tigers – Card #373
- Purchase Price – $0.05 (ebay lot – 100/$4.99)
- On the back (toon, bottom left) – His brother, Tom, pitches for the New York Yankees
- On the back (toon, bottom right) – His father John, is a former minor leaguer in Phillies’ chain.
- Drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 1st round (2nd pick) of the 1976 amateur draft.
- Debut – May 31, 1979
- 1979-1980, 1982-1983 (Tigers)
- Born in Kokomo, IN
Pat played 4 years for the Tigers, with a year of the minor league between the sets of 2 years. He only pitched 10 innings in his final year.
- Cards posted in this set – 15
- Total price paid – $1.29
- Average price per card – $0.09
- Cards left to post – 712
This is the 2nd player from this set that I’ve posted so far that was born in Indiana. Both from places I know. Kokomo is on the way to Indianapolis from where I live so I go through it all the time.