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1973 Rookie Outfielder – 1973 Topps #611

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ImageRichard Allen Coggins (born December 7, 1950 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is a former outfielder for the Baltimore Orioles, Montreal Expos, New York Yankees and Chicago White Sox. Coggins helped the Orioles win the 1973 and 1974 American League Eastern Division and the Yankees win the 1976 AL Pennant. He finished sixth in voting for 1973 American League Rookie of the Year. In five seasons he played in 342 games and had 1,083 at bats, 125 runs, 287 hits, 42 doubles, 13 triples, 12 home runs, 90 RBI, 50 stolen bases, 72 walks, .265 batting average, .312 on-base percentage, .361 slugging percentage, 391 total bases, 26 sacrifice hits, 5 sacrifice flies and 5 intentional walks.

James Eugene Wohlford (born February 28, 1951 in Visalia, California) is a retired Major League Baseball outfielder. In his 15-year MLB career, he played for the Kansas City Royals, the Milwaukee Brewers, San Francisco Giants, and Montreal Expos.

Richard Walter Zisk (born February 6, 1949) is a retired Major League Baseball player currently in charge of pro scouting in Florida for the Chicago Cubs. ImageIn Zisk’s rookie season, 1973, he batted .324 with ten home runs. On June 9, 1974, he hit for the cycle in a 14-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants at Candlestick Park. For the season, he led the Pirates with 100 runs batted in while also clubbing seventeen home runs. He made his only post-season appearances with the 1974 and 1975 Pirates. While batting an impressive .400 in the post-season, Zisk only scored one run and had no RBIs as the Pirates were swept in the 1974 and 1975 National League Championship Series by the Los Angeles Dodgers and Cincinnati Reds, respectively. Following the 1976 season, the Pirates traded Zisk along with Silvio Martinez to the Chicago White Sox for Terry Forster and Rich Gossage.


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