sadly, these are the last of my 'cards that should have been' for a while unless i get some good news about data retrieval...
i had a lot of fun documenting the evolution of the dodger infield using their respective topps cards. i did pause when doing the 1982 post to wonder why there wasn't a highlight card dedicated to their longevity. their reign together was quite a topic in southern california at least, and one would think that it might rate at least as high as ron davis striking out 8 straight in relief which was featured on a highlight card. east coast bias, i guess. anyway, here is the (front and back) of the 1982 topps 1981 highlight card that should have been:
instead of the 'now with a's' text. the cool thing about this card is that it works with the back that topps actually created for his 1985 card:
here's to you, gcrl cards that should have been!