Saturday, December 1, 2012

#103 Cliff Mapes

#103 Cliff Mapes
Progress: 1st of this card
17 of 407   4.18% Complete
How Acquired: $2.47 on ebay
Condition: Fair
Some serious creasing on this guy, corners go beyond rounded and into the relm of torn, and there's a good amount of water damage.  But it's in one peice, no paper loss, and no extra pen marks.  

Stats: 5 seasons, 289 hits, 38 home runs

Best Hall of Fame Showing: N/A

1 comment:

  1. When Cliff Mapes was with the Yankees they asked him to give up his #3 jersey so that it could be retired for Babe Ruth. He switched to #7, and was still wearing it when Mantle joined the team. When Mapes came to Detroit, he wore 5. Cliff Mapes has had his # retired 3 times by 2 teams