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The Infamous Bat Barrel

 

1989 Fleer Bill Ripken FF #616

Billy Ripken will forever be an icon in the sportscard hobby because of his bat, but his stats have nothing to do with it. When news hit about the obscenity on the bat barrel card, dealers and collectors scrambled to get their hands on as many as possible. This card immediately became the hottest card on the market. Fleer started making multiple censored versions of this card.

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