Portrait of Sid Gordon, third baseman and outfielder for the Boston Braves. Bowman series. Printed on back: "Sid Gordon. Third base, outfield, Boston Braves. Born: Brooklyn, N.Y., Aug. 13, 1918. Height: 5-10. Weight: 180. Bats: right. Throws: right. This will be Sid's first season in the majors out of a Giant uniform. Went to the Braves in big winter trade. Was with Polo Grounders since 1941. In 1949 hit .284 in 141 games. Had 26 doubles, 26 homers. Drove in 90 runs. But 1948 was his best year. He hit .299 driving in 107 runs, knocking 26 doubles and 30 homers. Served in Coast Guard 2 years. No. 109 in the 1950 series of baseball picture cards. [Copyright] 1950 Bowman Gum, Inc., Phila., Pa., U.S.A. Picture Card Collectors Club, 5-star Bowman series."