mike willis was given a card of his own, complete with his facsimile autograph, in the 1977 o-pee-chee set. here is his 1977 o-pee-chee card:
and the topps back:
willis made a couple more starts in early july, and both were disastrous. he returned to the bullpen, but by the end of the month his era was 4.46. he did get it down to 3.94 by the end of the season, finishing with a 2-6 record and 5 saves.
willis pitched for toronto through the 1981 season, and had his best year in 1980. that season, he was 2-1 in 20 games with a 1.71 era and 3 saves.
voici à vous, 1977 mike willis!
numbered parallels - bronze and gold
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