Fun Cards: 1988 Topps Leon Durham

Durham

Leon “Bull” Durham was a popular player in Chicago. Twice an All-Star, once a Silver Slugger, but with Mark Grace’s arrival he became expendable (much like Buddy Bell when Chris Sabo burst on the scene in 1988). The Cubs decided to take the Bull to market, and got pitcher Pat Perry in return. He only played 21 games for the Reds in 1988, and in 1989 returned to St. Louis, where his career began in 1980.

Durham

This is the final 1988 Topps Reds card. But… not the final 1988 card. Come back tomorrow for one more…for now.

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