1987 Topps - 384 - Johnny Grubb
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384 – 1987 Topps – Johnny Grubb

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The San Diego Padres drafted Johnny Grubb in the first round of the 1971 free-agent draft, with the 23rd over-all pick. Grubb played his college baseball for Florida State University. Previously, he played prep baseball for Meadowbrook High School in Richmond, Virigina. His major league début came as a September call-up on September 10, 1972. […]

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1987 Topps - 83 - Mike Davis
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1987 Topps – Mike Davis

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The Oakland Athletics drafted Mike Davis in the third round of the 1977 free-agent draft, with the 69th over-all pick. Davis played his college baseball for San Diego Mesa Junior College. Previously, he played prep baseball for Herbert Hoover High School in San Diego, California. His major league début came on April 10, 1980, pinch-hitting […]

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1987 Topps - 762 - Gary Ward
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762 – 1987 Topps – Gary Ward

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The Minnesota Twins signed Gary Ward as an undrafted free-agent on August 29, 1972. Ward played his prep baseball at Compton High School in Compton California. He did not play college baseball. His major league début came on September 3, 1979, entering the game late as a pinch runner for Mike Cubbage. He stayed in […]

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1987 Topps - 428 - Bruce Bochy
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428 – 1987 Topps – Bruce Bochy

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The Chicago White Sox drafted Bruce Bochy in the eighth round of the 1975 free-agent draft. He did not sign with the White Sox. The Houston Astros selected him with the 23rd overall pick of the secondary phase of the 1975 draft. Bochy played his college baseball for Brevard Community College. Previously, he played prep […]

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1987 Topps - 391 - Jay Howell
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391 – 1987 Topps – Jay Howell

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The Cincinnati Reds drafted Jay Howell in the twelfth round of the 1973 free-agent draft. He did not sign, and the Reds selected him in the thirty-first round of the 1976 draft. Howell played his college baseball for the University of Colorado. Previously, he played prep baseball for Fairview High School in Boulder, Colorado. His […]

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1987 Topps 577 signed by Dann Bilardello
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577 – 1987 Topps – Dann Bilardello

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The Seattle Mariners drafted Dann Bilardello in the third round of the initial 1978 free-agent draft. He did not sign, and the Los Angeles Dodgers selected him with the 7th overall pick of the secondary phase of the same draft. Bilardello played his college baseball for Cabrillo Junior College. Previously, he played prep baseball for […]

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1987 Topps Card 217 signed by Chris Codiroli
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217 – 1987 Topps – Chris Codiroli

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The Detroit Tigers drafted Chris Codiroli with the 11th overall pick of the 1978 free-agent draft. Codiroli played his college baseball for San José State University. Previously, he played prep baseball for Archbishop Mitty High in San José, California. He debuted as a September call-up on September 11, 1982, drawing the start for the Oakland […]

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1987 Topps card number 415 signed by Bobby Witt
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415 – 1987 Topps – Bobby Witt

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The Cincinnati Reds drafted Bobby Witt out of Canton (Massachusetts) High School in the 7th round of the 1982 free-agent draft. Witt instead opted to attend the University of Oklahoma. In 1985, the Texas Rangers drafted the college junior in the 1st round with the 3rd overall pick. He debuted the following year, drawing the […]

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1987 Topps card number 220 signed by Joe Carter
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220 – 1987 Topps – Joe Carter

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The Chicago Cubs drafted Joe Carter with the second overall pick of the 1981 amateur draft. He played college baseball for Wichita State University. Prior to college, he played his prep at Millwood High School in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He made his major league début for the Cubs on July 30, 1983. In his début, he entered […]

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1987 Topps Card 594 Signed by Rick Anderson
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594 – 1987 Topps – Rick Anderson

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The New York Mets selected Rick Anderson with the 580th selection of the 1978 amateur draft. Prior to being drafted, Rick played college baseball for the University of Washington. Prior to that, he played prep baseball for Cascade High School in Everett, Washington. He drew the start in his major league début on June 9, […]

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