With everyone blogging about the release of 2020 Topps Series One... I kinda feel like the odd man out since I have no intentions of opening any in the near future. I might try to track down one or two of the Japaneseplayers in the Global Game Medallionmanufactured relics set. Until then, I'll leave you with a fifty-five year old piece of cardboard signed by the first Japanese player in MLB history:
1965 Topps #282
Back in 1965, you gotta wonder if Mashi felt like the odd man out playing over here in the states.