Monday, June 1, 2009
1989 Topps Major League Debut #115: Joe Skalski
PHOTO: Well, holy crap, this card looks almost identical to the previous one of Rudy Seanez. Two Indians hurlers in similar poses. In fact, the photos were taken just about right next to each other. The trees and parking barriers in the background match up. Here's a Photoshopped version:
Makes you almost feel like you're right there on the practice field, eh?
STAT: The only guy not playing for the Red Sox to get a hit off Skalski was HOFer Robin Yount.
He faced only 33 batters in the major leagues.