I’m collecting the 1981 set, slowly but surely. This post is the latest in my quest for the completion.
- Card Facts – Rollie Fingers – San Diego Padres – Card #229
- Purchase Price – $0.05 (ebay lot – 100/$4.99)
- On the back (toon, bottom left) – none
- On the back (toon, bottom right) – none
- Signed by the Kansas City Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1964.
- Debut – September 15, 1968
- 1968-1976 (A’s), 1977-1980 (Padres), 1981-1982, 1984-1985 (Brewers)
- Born in Steubenville, OH
I remember Rollie more from his days with the Brewers as they were my more impressionable years. And I remember him for the same reason most of us do, his mustache. Oh yeah, he was a pretty good reliever as well.
- Cards posted in this set – 18
- Total price paid – $1.44
- Average price per card – $0.08
- Cards left to post – 709