Card fact: This card puts the pink-yellow card combo back in the overall lead with 22 cards so far.
What I thought about this card then: It didn't come my way.
What I think about this card now: It's quite the clash of colors. Pink and yellow and light blue combined with the Cardinals' red uniform. The '75 set really is a fashion faux pas. But it's great.
Other stuff: Mike Tyson was the semi-regular shortstop for the Cardinals during much of the 1970s, a rather unproductive period for St. Louis. Tyson didn't hit much. He was known more for his fielding.
Of course, you're waiting for me to get to the fact that he shares his name with a much more famous, law-flouting, ear-biting, ex-heavyweight champion of the world. Yes he does. And I'm sure Mr. Tyson never tires of hearing about it.
But just to dwell on it a little more, here is Tyson's rookie card:
And here is the cartoon on the back (for those who read this once already on the other blog, I apologize):