Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Repack Haiku #326 (Bob Rodgers)

Sustained injuries
When team bus crashed on turnpike
Missed next ninety games
1988 Topps
#504 Bob Rodgers (MGR, CL)
The Los Angeles Angels were lucky there were no casualties on May 21, 1992 when a bus carrying 18 players and staff crashed on the New Jersey Turnpike. The Angels manager suffered the worst injuries, with a broken elbow, ribs, and knee.