But while looking through that binder, I ran into this little beauty from the 1980 set:
|1980 Calbee #246|
I'm pretty sure the catcher is Kazuhiro Yamakura. I was doing a little research on it and I was a bit stymied by the fact that both the Japanese Baseball Database and Baseball Reference claim that Yamakura never played catcher (not surprising they agree as I think the Baseball Reference data came from Japanese Baseball Database). Kazuhiro and I respectfully disagree:
|2000 BBM 20th Century Best 9 #033|
I don't say this to make fun of either data source - they are great references and this is just a minor issue. I know only too well from my own card database how easy it is to input something incorrectly.