The award for the most recyclingest baseball card company goes to @toppscards

Check this out:

1981 Topps Mike Schmidt.

Got the image firmly implanted in your brain? Good.

Now check this out:

2011 Topps Mike Schmidt.

Seriously Topps? The greatest third baseman in the history of the game, and you couldn’t find a different photo?

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Christian. Husband. Dad. 911 dispatcher. Baseball fan. Horror nut. Music nerd. Bookworm. Time Magazine's 2006 Person of the Year.

Posted on February 4, 2011, in baseball, baseball cards and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. I would expect nothing less from Topps.

  2. You can’t even really blame it on their exclusive deal with MLB. They’ve been doing it for longer than they had the monopoly.

  3. C’mon, guys, Topps recycles theere stuff all the time.

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