i was never a fan of the team usa subsets - either in 1985 topps or in the topps traded sets of 1988 or 1991 or 1992 and beyond - even though there were some good players included such as mark mcgwire, jason giambi and nomar! to make matters worse, jim poole was included in the 1988 topps traded set.
i'm sure jim's a nice guy, but he wreaked havoc on my team collector psyche. why? look at the back: