9 Jim Gilliam Baseball Cards Topps & Bowman 1950s And 1960s Brooklyn And LA Dodgers
Included are 9 Jim Gilliam Baseball Cards Topps & Bowman 1950s & 1960s Brooklyn & LA Dodgers cards. All are in excellent condition. Please refer to our scans. These are all original cards.
The six Topps cards are numbers: 5, 80, 238, 255, 280, 306 & 310. The Bowman cards are numbers: 74 & 98. Each card will be sent in a card sleeve and card saver I. Shipped in a bubble envelope.
James William Gilliam (October 17, 1928 - October 8, 1978) was an American second and third baseman and coach in Negro League and Major League Baseball who spent his entire major league career with the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers.
He was named the 1953 National League Rookie of the Year, and was a key member of ten NL championship teams from 1953 to 1978.
The Dodgers' leadoff hitter for most of the 1950s, he scored over 100 runs in each of his first four seasons and led the NL in triples and walks once each.
Upon retirement, he became one of the first African-American coaches in the major leagues. Please note the following item specifics:
OVERALL SIZE IN INCHES:SIZE
2.5 x 3.5
YEAR:1950s & 1960s
OVERALL CONDITION (SEE SCALE BELOW):
C7-All are in excellent condition.
MAKER:Topps & Bowman
CONDITION GRADING SCALE: C10-New, never used. C9-Mint C8-Near mint C7-Excellent C6-Very good C5-Good C4-Fair