John Herman Stephenson
Weight: 180 lbs.
Born: April 13, 1941 in S. Portsmouth, KY
Signed: 1963 by the Mets
Departed: sent to the Chicago Cubs to complete an earlier deal, June 1967; the Mets had traded Rob Gardner and a player to be named later (Stephenson) to the Cubs for Bob Hendley
John is pictured on this 1992 Kahn's card as a Met coach, but he also served the club as a backup catcher at the beginning of a career that touched ten years in the big leagues. His '68 Topps card is shown below.
YEAR CLUB G
AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SB CS SO BB HBP
SAC SF OBP SLG AVG
This is a list of the John Stephenson cards that I already have in my collection. If you have any cards that are not listed here, and you are willing to donate or trade them, contact me at Rounding Third. Items that are struck through are no longer a part of the Rounding Third collection, having been sold for charity.
1966 Topps #17
1967 Topps #522 1968 Topps #83
1971 O-Pee-Chee #421
1971 Topps #421
1991 Nobody Beats the Wiz Mets #379
1992 Kahn's Mets #51
1994 Classic Kingsport Mets #27
1994 Fleer/ProCards Kingsport Mets #3841
2000 Multi-Ad Capital City Bombers (Coaching Staff; with Brian Chicklo and Doug Simons)
2001 Minor Miracles (Grandstand) St. Lucie Mets #11
2002 MultiAd Capital City Bombers #28 ("Bombers Coaching Staff")
2015 Topps Originals Buybacks (1966 Topps #17)
Other John Stephenson memorabilia in my collection:
1967 Coca-Cola bottle cap #V26