The following promotional flyer shows all 20 cups that were available in the complete set. It's interesting to note that a lot of ex- and future-A's players (and coaches) are pictured here while playing for different teams. Carney Lansford (Red Sox), Vida Blue (Royals), Rollie Fingers (Brewers), and Art Howe (Astros) were all included in the set.
Sunday, January 6, 2008
Throughout his career, Rickey proved to be very popular with advertisers, and was frequently included in food-related card sets and collectibles. The 7-Eleven cup below was produced in 1982, and was one of 20 in the complete set, which were sold along with a Slurpee at 7-Eleven convenience stores.