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This Blog will be about the decade of 1980 and the hobby of collecting baseball cards, mainly Chicago Cubs. Most of the modern day cards are inexpensive unlike vintage baseball it will be much easier to collect the different sets. So we will start off with 80 Topps and end with 89 Upper Deck with thousands of cards in-between. Highlight of this era is 83 Sandberg Rookie

Monday, March 14, 2011

1985 Topps

Number of Cards

1985 Topps has 792 cards

Size of Cards

The size of the cards are 2 ½ x 3 ½

Basic Features

The card fronts contain only a   single, large action photo, no smaller photo this year. The team is located in   big letters along the bottom in an angled box. The team logo is located beside   the team box. The players name is located just below the team name box. The   backs of these cards have a trivia question, players statistics and a   biographical information.
subsets include:
Father/Son (FS)
1984 US Olympic team members (USA)
Number 1 draft selections since 1965 (no1)
Record Breakers (RB) and All Stars (AS).

Cubs Team Set

Number Player
19 George Frazier
46 Gary Woods
72 Rick Sutcliffe
98 Steve Lake
124 Rich Hebner
163 Dennis Eckersley
189 Warren Brusstar
210 Gary Matthews
241 Jim Frey MG
267 Henry Cotto RC
280 Shawon Dunston FDP RC
306 Rick Reuschel
330 Leon Durham
357 Rich Bordi
384 Jody Davis
405 Tom Veryzer
432 Thad Bosley
460 Ryne Sandberg
484 Larry Bowa
511 Lee Smith
538 Keith Moreland
563 Dick Ruthven
589 Bob Dernier
616 Scott Sanderson
642 Dave Owen
668 Steve Trout
693 Tim Stoddard
713 Ryne Sandberg AS
720 Rick Sutcliffe AS
742 Ron Hassey
768 Ron Cey

Topps Traded Cubs Checklist

Number Player
29T  Brian Dayett
35T  Ray Fontenot
111T  Chris Speier