damaso garcia signed a free agent deal with the yankees in december of 1989. here's his 1990 o-pee-chee card:
here's the topps front:
now the o-pee-chee back:
and the topps back:
garcia had begun his career with the yankees but his return to the big apple was stopped short. whether due to injury or a poor spring showing, he did not appear in a game for new york in 1990, nor did he play for any of their minor league affiliates. now retired, garcia returned to the dominican republic and was shortly thereafter diagnosed with a brain tumor. the tumor was removed, and garcia now runs a baseball camp in the dominican.