Sunday, November 2, 2014

1978 Topps Baseball #223 - Bruce Kison


  • Bruce Kison started the 1978 season as a relief pitcher. He moved into the starting rotation after the All Star Break and was 4-4 as a starter.
  • Kison had problems with a cracked fingernail during the previous season.
  • 1978 Stats: 6-6, 3.19 ERA in 28 games (11 starts)
  • 1978 Highlights:
    • Aug 2: Pitched eight shutout innings and allowed three hits as the Pirates beat the Montreal Expos 3-0.
    • Sept 1: Allowed two hits and no runs in 7 2/3 innings against the Atlanta Braves. The Pirates won the game 3-0.