Wednesday, February 19, 2014

1978 Topps Baseball #104 - Lee Lacy


  • Lee Lacy was a valuable bench player and pinch hitter for the Dodgers in 1978. Lacy hit a career high 13 home runs and played five positions during the season.
  • Lee became a free agent after the 1978 season and signed with the Pittsburgh Pirates, where he would win a world series ring the following season.
  • 1978 Stats:
    • Regular Season: .261, 13 HR, 40  RBI in 103 games
    • NL Championship Series: .000 (0 for 2) in 2 games
    • World Series: .143 (2 for 14) in 4 games
  • 1978 Highlights:
    • May 22 - Doubled twice, walked twice, and scored two runs in the Dodgers' 8-1 victory over the San Diego Padres
    • May 30 - Went 3 for 4 with a home run and 2 RBI as the Dodgers beat the Padres 10-2.