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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

Sunday, August 28, 2011

1988 Fleer

1988 Fleer set consists of 660 standard-size cards.The card fronts feature a color player photograph surrounded by a white border with blue and red diagonal lines. As in years past cards are organized numerically by teams and team order is based upon the previous season's record. The players name and position are found along the top left. The team logo is found at the top right. The backs of these cards contain player bio and statistical information along with a new feature called "At Their Best" which graphically shows the players pitching or hitting stats for home, road, day and night games. Subsets include Highlight cards (HL) cards 622-640, Major League Prospects (MLP) cards 641-653 and Team Checklists (CL). This set was issued with team logo stickers.

Fleer Chicago Cubs Checklist

Number Player
414 Jody Davis
415 Andre Dawson
416 Brian Dayett
417 Bob Dernier
418 Frank DiPino
419 Shawon Dunston
420 Leon Durham
421 Les Lancaster
422 Ed Lynch
423 Greg Maddux
424 Dave Martinez
425 Keith Moreland
426 Jamie Moyer
427 Jerry Mumphrey
428 Paul Noce
429 Rafael Palmeiro
430 Wade Rowdon
431 Ryne Sandberg
432 Scott Sanderson
433 Lee Smith
434 Jim Sundberg
435 Rick Sutcliffe
436 Manny Trillo

Fleer Update Chicago Cubs Checklist

Number Player
75 Damon Berryhill
76 Goose Gossage
77 Mark Grace
78 Darrin Jackson
79 Vance Law
80 Jeff Pico
81 Gary Varsho

Fleer Oddball Chicago Cubs Checklist

Fleer Oddballs
1988 Fleer All-Stars #6 Andre Dawson
1988 Fleer Award Winners #9 Andre Dawson
1988 Fleer Award Winners #41 Rick Sutcliffe
1988 Fleer Baseball All-Stars #10 Andre Dawson
1988 Fleer Baseball All-Stars #41 Rick Sutcliffe
1988 Fleer Baseball MVP's #9 Andre Dawson
1988 Fleer Baseball MVP's #29 Ryne Sandberg
1988 Fleer Baseball MVP's #38 Rick Sutcliffe
1988 Fleer Exciting Stars #13 Andre Dawson
1988 Fleer Exciting Stars #32 Ryne Sandberg
1988 Fleer Exciting Stars #40 Rick Sutcliffe
1988 Fleer Record Setters #10 Andre Dawson
1988 Fleer Record Setters #40 Rick Sutcliffe
1988 Fleer Sluggers Pitchers #12 Andre Dawson
1988 Fleer Sluggers Pitchers Box Cards #C4 Rafael Palmeiro
1988 Fleer Star Stickers #79 Andre Dawson
1988 Fleer Star Stickers #80 Ryne Sandberg
1988 Fleer Star Stickers #81 Rick Sutcliffe
1988 Fleer Superstars #39 Rick Sutcliffe
1988 Fleer Superstars Box Cards #C5 Ryne Sandberg
1988 Fleer Team Leaders #7 Andre Dawson
1988 Fleer Team Leaders #41 Rick Sutcliffe
1988 Fleer Team Stickers #11 Chicago Cubs Logo