Gil Hodges passed away 43 years ago Thursday, ending a remarkable career that had everything but a Hall of Fame plaque. His baseball cards probably deserve better, too.
Are they figurines? Are they baseball cards? Are they scarce or plentiful? Are they Amazin’? When it comes to the three Transogram baseball issues from 1969 and 1970, the answer seems to be “yes” to all of these questions, and collectors still haven’t quite figured out what to do with them after all these years.