1988 Dodgers Patches - Set of 6

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1988 Dodgers Patches - Set of 6

Regular Price: $14.99

Special Price: $11.99

SKU: SMP-PAT-LADSET6

There was nothing out of the ordinary about the nicknames of the Dodgers other than "T-bone" to describe the slight frame of John Shelby. What was out of the ordinary was the unexpected performance of this team on their run to the World Series title

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Set of 6 patches featuring Jon Shelby, Kirk Gibson, Orel Hershiser, Mike Scioscia, Steve Sax, Franklin Stubbs
  • High quality felt backed
  • 100 % embroidered
  • Each patch measures 3.5" x 1.5"
  • Iron/Sew on

STORY

It's one of the greatest images in Los Angeles Dodgers history; a hobbling kirk Gibson pumping his fist after winning Game 1 of the 1988 World Series in walk-off fashion. It was the signature moment in the Dodgers' improbable run to a championship. The "Miracle Men" relied on the dominant pitching of Orel Hershiser (59 scoreless innings, ring a bell?), Gibby's hitting, Sax's glove and the spirit and charisma of the "True Believer" Tommy Lasorda.  This team diverted the city's attention from what was taking place on the hardwood as they went on their memorable run in the summer of '88. 

ABOUT ARCHIVES COLLECTIONS

Topps mined its archives to create all new collectible products that are inspired by the greatest teams and most memorable moments from America's national pastime. With over 75 years of MLB history—from one-of-a-kind photography to iconic graphic design—stored in the Topps Archives, each collection feels like an authentic time capsule from your favorite team's most memorable year. The Topps Archives Collection, Series 1 pays tribute to superstars and unsung heroes alike, capturing players in their heyday, just as fans remember them.

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