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Burke, Sarah
July 1992
U.S. News & World Report;7/13/92, Vol. 113 Issue 2, p71
Presents the ratings by `Beckett Baseball Card Monthly' of baseball players' cards. Such top-rating cards include: Roger Clemens, 1984 Fleer Update, No. U27; Kirby Puckett, 1984 Fleer Update, No. U93; Cal Ripken Jr., 1982 Topps Traded, No. 98T; Ryne Sandberg, 1983 Topps, No. 83; Credits of each player; Prices of each ca rd.


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