Wednesday, June 25, 2014

1978 Topps Baseball #176 - Milt May


  • Milt May started 89 games behind the plate in 1978, but he was hearing footsteps from Lance Parrish. Parrish replaced May as the starting catcher the next season and May was sold to the Chicago White Sox in May 1979.
  • 1978 Stats: .250, 10 HR, 57 RBI in 105 games
  • 1978 Highlights:
    • April 11 - Had three hits (including a home run) and knocked in three runs to help the Tigers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-2.
    • May 24 - Went 3 for 4  as the Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-2.