Friday, August 1, 2014
2000 Topps Traded Albert Pujols
In my baseball card fantasy world, Topps would wait until the last Minor League game is played before they would pick rookies to put in their Traded and late Bowman sets. If this would've happened in 2000, maybe Topps would've put Albert Pujols in their 2000 Traded set and 2000 Bowman Draft Picks and Prospects set. And if Pujols had a 2000 Topps Traded card, he would've had a 2000 Topps Chrome Traded card, and perhaps a rookie autograph insert card. But, none of it ever happened, and we still have Albert's 2001 rookie cards to drool over. Here is what his 2000 Topps Traded card would look if I had my way.