3 1958 Hires Root Beer Cards with Tabs – All Pittsburgh Pirates.
Lot 61. 3 1958 Hires Root Beer Cards with Tabs – All Pittsburgh Pirates. With their tabs firmly attached, these cards have photos of #27 Frank Thomas ex-m, 45 Bill Virdon ex+ and 59 Roy Face nm. A pioneer among relief pitchers and closers, Face has never received the recognition awarded Hoyt Wilhelm for a similar career. He still holds the MLB single season records for winning percentage for a pitcher (.947, 18-1 record) and wins in relief (18) in 1959. Winning Bid $152.