bobby castillo debuted for the dodgers in september of 1977, having been purchased from the royals 3 months earlier. that means he deserves a card in my 1978 topps burger king dodgers/update set. here then is the 1978 topps bobby castillo card that should have been
i had a few options as far as images to use for the card, and i opted to go with a closeup. here's an image i almost used - it's his 1980 dodgers police sga card
castillo's next and final postseason appearance came in the 1985 nlcs against the cardinals. in between, however, castillo pitched for the twins, primarily as a starter. i'll cover that in a future double dipper post.
here's to you, bobby castillo and the 1978 topps card that should have been!