1968 Topps # 78
Outfielder Jim Northrup turns 70 today. Jim was a key piece of the puzzle for the World Series Champ 1968 Detroit Tigers. He led the team in doubles with 29 and RBI's with 90. He hit 2 homers and drove in 8 runs in the Series against the Cardinals. Northrup drove in the winning runs in the seventh inning of the seventh game off of Bob Gibson.
1971-72 Topps #1
HOFer Oscar Robertson "the Big O" turns 71 today.