Hey everyone! Hope you're all about to have a nice relaxing Labor Day to cap-off the Summer!
next player showcased in my 1975 “In-Action” sub-set is a player who
was winding down a Hall of Fame career in 1975, the great slugger Harmon
“Killer” had already hit 559 of his 573 home runs by the time this card
would have come out, with six home run titles and an amazing eight
40-home run seasons.
He topped 100 runs batted in nine times during his 22-year career, with a
high of 140 during his MVP season of 1969 as he led the Twins to an
American League West title before losing the inaugural Championship
Series to the Baltimore Orioles.
By the time he retired after a season with the Kansas City Royals in
1975, he finished with 573 homers, 1584 RBI’s, 2086 hits and eleven
It took a few years, but in 1984 he was finally voted into the Hall of
Fame, getting named on 335 of 403 ballots, in my eyes an obvious choice