Friday, December 27, 2013

1978 Topps Baseball #51 - Charlie Moore


  • After being the regular catcher in 1977, Charlie Moore split time with Buck Martinez behind the plate in 1978. Moore was the better offensive player and was right at league average defensively, but his defense started to slip in 1979 and by 1982 Charlie was an outfielder.
  • 1978 Stats:.269, 5 HR, 31 RBI in 96 games
  • 1978 Highlights:
    • July 20 - Went 2 for 4 with a home run and 3 RBI to help the Brewers beat the Boston Red Sox 8-6.
    • Aug 16 - Had three hits and scored three runs as the Brewers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-1.