gene tenace signed a free agent deal with the padres in december of 1976. that was early enough for topps to airbrush the former athletic into padres attire, so all o-pee-chee could do was crop the image a little bit tighter and move the facsimile autograph. here is tenace's 1977 o-pee-chee card:
voici à vous, 1977 gene tenace!
autograph parallels - base, gold, and platinum
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