Thursday, July 3, 2014

1978 Topps Baseball #180 - Dave Concepcion


  • Dave Concepcion had one of his better years at the plate in 1978. He played in the All Star Game (walked and scored in the 8th inning), but Dave didn't win the Gold Glove for the first time since 1973.
  • 1978 Stats: .301, 6 HR, 67 RBI in 153 games
  • 1978 Highlights:
    • July 7 - Went 3 for 3 with a run scored as the Reds beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1.
    • July 16 - Had four hits (including a home run) and knocked in four runs in the Reds' 9-2 win over the New York  Mets.
    • Sept 15 - Went 4 for 5 with 2 runs and 2 RBI to help the Reds beat the Giants 6-1.