Card of the Day: 1979 Topps Steve Brye

Card of the Day
Today’s Card of the Day is a one-and-done player for this series. Outfielder Steve Brye turns 74 years old tomorrow. He was moved up one day because February 3rd is seriously lacking with cards available to match up to the date. Brye finished his nine-year big league career as a…

Card of the Day: 1984 Fleer Update John Tudor

Card of the Day
John Tudor only spent one season with the Pittsburgh Pirates, but he was one of the better one-year pitchers for the team. His 12 wins ranks sixth among pitchers who only spent one year with the team, but three of the guys ahead of him had losing records. Tudor, who…

Card of the Day: 1987 O-Pee-Chee Cecilio Guante

Card of the Day
Cecilio Guante was featured here on a strange card from the 1983 Donruss set one year ago today. That card for no apparent reason called him “Matt” on the front. Today’s Card of the Day choice probably isn’t as strange, as we have shown some other examples of it being…

Card of the Day: 1974 Topps Jackie Hernandez

Card of the Day
On this date in 1974, the Pittsburgh Pirates traded shortstop Jackie Hernandez to the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for catcher Mike Ryan. Hernandez was released by the Phillies before getting into a regular season game. He returned to the Pirates, though he spent the 1974 season in Triple-A, before going…