Some of the Top Cards of 1976

Sunday, May 8, 2011

1976 Kellogg's #4 - Randy Jones


  • This set had only 57 cards. Most of the time a player had to be one of the better players in the league in order to get into this set.
  • What did he do to deserve a Kellogg's card: Randy had a great year in 1975. He was 20-12 with a league-leading 2.24 ERA.
  • 1976 Highlights:
    • Led the NL in victories (22), starts (40), complete games (25), and innings (315.1).
    • Went 22-10 with a 2.74 ERA.
    • Started the 1976 All Star Game for the NL. Pitched three scoreless innings and earned the win.
    • Won the NL Cy Young Award -- had 15 first place votes out of 24 cast.


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