As part of the celebration of the 70th anniversary of Topps baseball cards, we’ve asked fans (as well as our staff) to submit their all-time favorite baseball cards, and we’ve broken them down by team. We’ll be revealing submissions regularly throughout the season, ranging from the famous to the weird, and everything in between.
Harmon Killebrew, 1991 Kellogg’s
You know you’ve got something special when you’ve got an all-time great on a card from Kellogg’s — these are always fun, coming out of the cereal box with great anticipation. The card itself is tremendous, with “Kellogg’s Corn Flakes Baseball Greats” at the top and a great photo of the slugging Harmon Killebrew mid-swing — Killebrew belted 573 home runs over a 22-year Hall of Fame career, spent almost entirely with the Twins franchise.
And that’s not all — these cards were holograms, with the photo changing as you moved the card. Greg O. submitted this card in our survey and has a very special reason for doing…