Saturday, April 12, 2014

1978 Topps Baseball #132 - Enos Cabell


  • Enos Cabell had one of his best years in 1978. He led the NL in games (162) and in at bats (660). Enos just missed the 200 hit plateau (he had 195). Cabell stole 33 bases, but he was caught 15 times. Enos got an MVP vote (not a first place one) after the season.
  • 1978 Stats: .295, 7 HR, 71 RBI in 162 games
  • 1978 Highlights:
    • April 12 - Had three hits, including a home run, in Houston's 11-10 win over the LA Dodgers.
    • July 24 - Went 4 for 5 with a key double in a six-run 9th inning as the Astros came back from being behind 5-0 to beat the Montreal Expos 6-5.
    • Sept 8 - Had three hits, scored three runs, and had an RBI as the Astros beat the Dodgers 5-0.