- When this card was printed Greg Minton was coming off an All-Star season in which he went 10-4 with 30 saves and had a 1.83 ERA. Greg finished 3rd in NL Cy Young Award voting and 8th in NL MVP voting
- Minton didn't do as well in 1983. He was 7-11 with 22 saves and had a 3.54 ERA.
- Greg seemed to find his pitching groove in late July, but by that time the damage had already been done to his ERA.
- Minton and Gary Lavelle were an effective lefty/righty tandem in the Giants' bullpen in the late 70s and early 80s.
- Minton pitched for the Giants until his release on May 28, 1987. He then pitched for the California Angels through the 1990 season.
Down on the Farm: 6/23/2017
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