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2014 Topps Andrelton Simmons 283 - Braves Card of the Day ⚾

Here we have a baseball card that perfectly shows off the current Topps flagship close cropped photography style. It’s a card that shows the limitations of the style as well as any other. Sure, this is a great look at Simba’s face, tongue out, concentrating on zipping the ball to first. This is a card that could be better though. This card is all about showing the player when it would be better if it were all about the play the great player was making. This card should be horizontal. It should show the player trying to break up the double player. It should be pulled back where we can see the dirt and the grass and the base. In the 1971 set, I bet they would have gotten this one right.