Friday, October 3, 2014

1978 Topps Baseball #208 - 1977 Leading Firemen


  • How do you spell relief? In the 1970s it was "R-O-L-L-I-E" or "B-R-U-C-E" or "G-O-O-S-E".
  • Rollie Fingers was the leading fireman three times in the NL (1977, 1978, and 1980) and once in the AL (1981).
  • Bill Campbell was the leading fireman in the AL in 1976 and in 1977.
  • Hall of Fame count
    • National League: 3 - Rollie Fingers, Bruce Sutter, Rich Gossage
    • American League: none