Sunday, February 22, 2015

1978 Topps Baseball #265 - Sal Bando


  • Sal Bando had a better year in his second season with the Brewers. He had double figures in home runs for the tenth and final time in his career.
  • 1978 Stats: .285, 17 HR, 78 RBI in 152 games
  • 1978 Highlights:
    • April 12 - Homered and scored two runs in Milwaukee's 5-3 win over the New York Yankees. The win moved the Brewers to 5-0 on the young season.
    • June 17 - Hit a home run in the top of the 12th inning to lead the Brewers to a 4-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians.
    • Sept 13 - Had three hits, a home run, and three RBI as the Brewers beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-5.