Sunday, May 1, 2011

1980 craig kusick

craig kusick was signed by the padres after the blue jays released him following the 1979 season.  here is his 1980 o-pee-chee card:
here's the topps front:
now the o-pee-chee back:
and the topps back:
kusick, who had spent less than a full season in toronto, never made it to san diego.  he spent a couple of seasons with their minor league affiliate in hawaii before retiring.  he spent the rest of his life coaching high school baseball in minnesota and passed away in 2006 from leukemia.

voici à vous, 1980 craig kusick!


  1. Hehe, that picture is an absolute classic.

  2. 1b-DH for the Padres...