as many of you know, one of my mini collections is 'final tribute' cards for players whom i consider to be significant for one reason or another. these are cards issued in the year immediately after the player's retirement, and (more often than not) include the player's complete career stats on the back.
in 2015, there were two cards that i was anticipating for this collection - derek jeter
i have to say that i prefer jeter's card, although konerko's features a pose worthy of a final tribute. i just think cropping the card to include the fans and their signs was unnecessary.
here are the full career stats for jeter