Of all the great baseball cards made during the 1970s, the Mike Schmidt rookie card certainly stands out as one of the decade's best.
It's not entirely his rookie card all to himself, though...
Ron Cey and John (Dave) Hilton also share in the spotlight of this hobby favorite.
The 1973 Topps set itself has never been one of my personal favorites but I have always been a huge fan of the Schmidt rookie.
How could you not be?
He was simply one of the best, if not the best, third baseman ever to play the game...
And this guide I go over everything you need to know about collecting his rookie cards.
Let's get started!